CAT stands for Common Entrance Test and the Indian institute of the Management studies conduct test for the admission In the MBA program. They declared the CAT notification 2016 for which is an all India online test. Many B- schools in India consider CAT score for their admission procedure.
On 2009 onward CAT became a online exam, and this year the test is going to be held on 4th Dec 2016 across 138 cities. In order to select the test cities the candidates will be give 4 option according to their convenience and the seat will be assigned to them after the completion of all the registration process. The notification for the Cat is published on 08-08-16 and according to this IIM will provide 12 different courses for the candidate will clear the CAT exam this year. The courses are:
|S.No||Abbreviations of the Course||Full name of the Course|
|1||PGPBM||Post Graduate Programme in Business Management|
|2||PGPEM||Post Graduate Programme in Enterprise Management|
|3||PGP-ABM :||Post Graduate Programme in Agri Business Management|
|4||PGP :||Post Graduate Programme|
|5||PGPWE||PGP for Working Executive|
|6||PGP-UAE :||PGP at UAE|
|7||EPGPM||Executive Post Graduate Programme|
|8||PGPPM||Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management|
|9||PGDHRM||Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management|
|10||PGPSM||Post Graduate Programme in Securities Markets|
|11||PGPEX :||Post Graduate Programme for Executives|
|12||PGDM :||Post Graduate Diploma in Management|
CAT Notification 2016-2017:
Good New!! For the candidates who are waiting for the CAT 2016,the IIM of Bangalore who is responsible for conducting the Exam publish the CAT 2016 Notification. In this article we explain all the hooks and crooks of the application procedure for the CAT 2016.
An Overview Of The CAT 2016 Notification:
|Notification release date||31-07-2016 – Sunday|
|Registration opens||08-08-2016 – Monday|
|Registration Closes||22nd September , 2016 – Thursday|
|Admit Card issue starts||18th October 2016 – Thursday|
|CAT 2016 EXAM DATE||4th December 2016 – Sunday|
|Result Declaration||2nd week of January|
CAT 2016 Eligibility Criteria:
|Qualification||University||Minimum Percent Required Percentage|
|Bachelor’s Degree from any University||Recognized by UGC||50% (45% for SC, ST, PWD candidates)|
|Engineering Degree – B.Tech/ B.E.||Recognized by MHRD/ UPSC/AICTE||50% (45% for SC, ST, PWD candidates)|
|final year students of the Bachelor’s degree aslo can get the chance.||Recognized by MHRD/ UPSC/AICTE or UGC||50% (45% for SC, ST, PWD candidates)|
Check Here for – IIFT Notification 2016-2017
Application fee details :
|SC/ST/PwD* category candidates||Rs. 850|
|All other candidates||Rs. 1700|
Document Required for Filing Application:
Keep all this ready in front of you before you start filling up the form
a) Personal information (your personal mobile number, name, parent’s name, date of birth, parent’s mobile number, etc.).
c) Degree details
e) Choice of examination cities,
f) Your photograph.
h) Scanned copy of Caste certificate (if applicable) in pdf format.
i) Your net-banking details
How to Apply For CAT 2016 Exam:
The interested candidates who are eligible for the exam can apply from the official portal of the commission i.e. www.iimcat.ac.in
The candidates applying for the CAT 2017 has to register first then only he/she can access the form. Here we try to compile all the required steps for the applying online.
- Visit the online application link and login with your credentials
- Fill up all the required information like Personal information (your personal mobile number, name, parent’s name, date of birth, parent’s mobile number, etc.).
- Upload all the relevant certificates photo, thumb impression and the signature
- Check all the information entered by you again
- Then click the submit button
- Then you will be directed to the payment CAT2016 way to pay the fee by debit card or by net banking or by e-challan.
- Take a print of the receipt copy which is generated online
CAT 2016 Exam Pattern:
|Pattern||As per CAT 2016 Notification|
|No. of Sections||Section I: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Section II: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning, Section III: Quantitative Ability|
|No of Questions/ Section||
|Total Duration||180 minutes|
|Time Limits||60 minutes/section
Cannot Switch from 1 section to another
|Types Of Question||TITA Question (‘Type in The Answer’ Questions without options) and MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions)|
|Negative marking for Incorrect Answer||1 Mark for MCQs; 0 for TITA Questions|
|Negative marking for Skipped Questions||Zero|
|Other Changes||On-screen Calculator just like CAT 2015|
Check Here More Details – CAT 2016 Syllabus and Exam Pattern
Main Page: https://iimcat.ac.in/
CAT Notification Page: Download Here
Registration Page: Apply Online Here
Best Of Luck for the CAT 2016 From The Careersplus Team!!