CAT Notification 2022, Check Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) is all set to release the Common Admission Test (CAT) notification on 31st July 2022. All the aspirants who are seeking to apply for the CAT 2022 can get ready to apply in the announced dates. The CAT exam will be conducted nationwide on 27th November in 3 sessions. While the CAT online registration process will be starting on 3rd August and the application process will be continued till the 3rd week of September [tentatively].  Interested and eligible aspirants can apply for CAT 2022 on IIM’s official portal, during the announced dates.

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CAT Notification 2022, Check Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) organizes the Common Admission Test (CAT) every year for aspirants seeking admission in various Post Graduate courses, FPM Courses. Candidates who qualify this CAT exam will get admission in MBA and other courses in national-level business management colleges. The admission will be offered purely on the basis of merit in the CAT examination.

CAT 2022 – Important Details

Organization NameIndian Institute of Management (IIM)
Exam NameCommon Admission Test (CAT)
Exam LevelUniversity Level Exam
Purpose Of ExaminationFor Admissions Into Post Graduate courses, FPM Courses
CategoryMBA Entrance Exams, Common Entrance Exam
CAT 2022 Notification Release Date31st July 2022
Starting Date Of CAT 2022 Application3rd August 2022
Last Date Of CAT 2022 Application3rd Week of September 2022
Exam Date27th November 2022
Mode Of CAT 2022 ApplicationOnline

CAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA [45% Candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), and Persons with Disability (PWD) categories], awarded by any University or educational institution as incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature in India or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.

Candidates appearing for the final year of the Bachelor’s the degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed degree requirements and are awaiting results can also apply.

CAT 2022 Application Form

Candidates who wish to apply for CAT 2022 can visit the IIM’s official portal, Students must register with the portal and apply for the CAT examination through online. The CAT registration process will start on 3rd August and continues till the 3rd week of September.

CAT 2022 Application Fee

  • ₹1100 for SC, ST, and PwD candidates.
  • ₹2200 for all other candidates.

Common Admission Test (CAT) 2022 Admit Card

This year’s CAT examination will be held on 27th November. The IIM is anticipated to release the CAT Hall tickets before 10 days of the exam date. Competitors can keep checking the IIM portal for more updates. As soon as the hall tickets are available to download, take a printout and keep in safe to carry to the examination.

CAT 2022 Exam Pattern

Exam ModeOnline (Computer-based Test)
Total Marks300 Marks
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions and Non-MCQ
Total Number of Questions100 Questions
Duration120 Minutes
TopicsVerbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude
Marking SchemeFor each correct answer +3 marks (MCQ’S);
For each correct answer +3 marks (Non-MCQ’S)
Negative Marking-1 for an incorrect answer (MCQ’ S);
0 for an incorrect answer (Non- MCQ’ S)

CAT 2022 Syllabus

  • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension,
  • Data Interpretation,
  • Logical Reasoning,
  • Quantitative Aptitude.

CAT 2022 – Important Dates

Starting Date Of CAT 2022 Application31st July 2022
Starting Date Of CAT 2022 Application4th August 2022
Last Date Of CAT 2022 Application22nd September 2022
Application Form CorrectionLast Week of September 2022
Issue Of CAT 2022 Admit Card27th October 2022
Exam Date28th November 2022 [Sunday]
Answer KeyFirst December 2022
CAT 2022 ResultFirst Week Of January 2022

How To Apply For CAT 2022 Exam?

  • Visit the official portal of Indian Institute of Management (IIM),
  • On the right side of the homepage, you can see CAT 2022 registration form.
  • Click on the Register button.
  • Go through the given instructions and also check for the eligibility criteria before you start to fill the Application Form.
  • Fill the CAT 2022 Application Form with all the required details.
  • Upload all the required documents and photographs.
  • Now pay the CAT 2022 Registration Fee online.
  • Click on the Submit button
  • Take a copy of the Application Form and Fee Receipt for further use.

CAT 2022 – Important Links

Click here to download CAT 2022 Application Form & Information Booklet

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