CAT 2018 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus & Admit Card

CAT 2018CAT 2018: Common Admission Test or CAT is the most crucial entrance examination for seeking MBA admissions. It is all-India test commenced by IIM or Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) as an entrance exam to give admission to the Post-graduate and Fellow Programs in the various management courses of management institutes located in India such as innumerous IIMs. Above 100 B-Schools acknowledge CAT score. It is all based on the CAT percentile score that the eligible candidates are shortlisted and given a call for the Written Aptitude Test (WAT), Personal Interview, and Group Discussion (GD). You can see all information regarding Cat 2018-19 Exam Such as Application Form, Entrance Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Syllabus, Admit Card & Result.

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CAT 2018 Exam Dates:

Candidates can check here the official Exam Dates of CAT 2018, All are mention below. Any other latest updated student also visit the official website:

Date for Notification30th July 2017
Online registration form date start9th August 2017
Application form Last date25th September 2017
Last date of correction the Application Form30th September 2017
Admit card date Release26th November 2017
CAT 2018-19 Exam date annunce26th November 2017
Result date announcement2nd week of January 2018

CAT Application Form 2018:

You are required to buy the CAT voucher. Then registration is done and that via online mode. Candidates are required for moving onto Make sure for having the relevant email address as IIMs will make communication through the email address only.

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Fee for Admission: Candidates belonging to general and NC-OBC need to make payment of ₹1600/-  as application fee and on the contrary, ₹800/ for those belonging to SC/ST/PWD (DA)

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CAT 2018 Registration Fee:

  • The students who want to apply for CAT 2018-19. They can apply online.
  • When you want to apply for CAT Exam first you have to check your qualification eligibility. You can check your eligibility on the Official website of CAT
  •  Candidates can online registrations from Aug 2018. Also make online payment by Credit Card, Debit Card and Netbanking.
  • Candidates who are NC, OBC they need to pay 1700 Rupees. Reservation candidates SC & ST need to pay only 850 Rupees.

CAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates are required to have Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks or equivalent CGPA with 45% for SC category candidates, ST and DA (Differently Abled) categories

Those who have appeared in the final year of the bachelor’s degree or equivalent to it or else who have completed with the degree needs or else awaiting for the results can also apply for the examination

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Reservations for CAT 2018

Indian Gov. Policy for CAT 2018 reservation is divided into 4 categories. First categories are Schedule Caste, there are the total number of seats reserve 15%.  Second categories is Schedule Tribe, there are the total number of seats reserve 7.5%. Third categories is Backward Classes (OBC, NC), there is 27% seat reserve. Fourth and last categories is PWD Differently Able (DA)  candidates, there are 3% seats are the reserve.

CAT Syllabus 2018-19 (Read More):

The CAT examination is commencing to give admission to the various management courses in top institutions. The syllabus is as follows:

CAT English/Verbal Ability: Verbal reasoning, Reading comprehension, antonyms and synonyms, syllogisms, analogies, fill in the blanks, sentence correction, idioms, etc.

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Maths/Quant Ability: Trogonometry, probability, mensuration, time and work, permutation combination, algebra, averages, percentages, Number systems, quadratic and linear equations, geometry, profit and loss, , etc.

CAT Data Interpretation: Tables, graphs (line, area), charts (column, bar, pie), Interpretation and analysis of data based on text, venn diagram, etc.
Logical Reasoning:
Seating arrangement, blood relations, logical sequence, premise, conclusion, Clocks, calendars, binary logic, assumption, linear and matrix arrangement, etc.

Examination Pattern:

The examination is divided into two different sections – Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation and Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning. Duration of the exam will be for 170 minutes and each section comprises of 50 questions each.

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CAT 2018-19 Admit Card:

The admit card will be provided to the candidates through the online mode. One needs to make use of the official website of CAT, the admit card can be acquired. Make use of the admit card during the time of examination as it is important to document that needs to be with the candidates while attempting for the exam.

CAT Exam Centers:

Mostly CAT conducted the exam every year on Sunday. Above 2 lakh student apply for this exam. Last year this exam conduct 136 cities. for more, you can se below Cat Exam Centers. You will find every states of India Exam centers.

Exam StateExam Centres
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair
Port BlairChittoor, Kurnool, Nellore, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam
Arunachal PradeshItanagar
AssamGuwahati, Dibrugarh
BiharMuzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Aurangabad, Gaya
ChattisgarhBhillai, Raipur
DelhiNew Delhi
GoaVerna, Madgaon
GujaratRajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar
HaryanaAmbala, Palwal, Panipath, Rohtak, Bahadurgarh, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Sonipath
Himachal PradeshSimla
Jammu and KashmirJammu
JharkhandJamshedpur, Ranchi, Dhanbad
KarnatakaBelgaum, Hasan, Kolar, Mandya, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Bengaluru, Bidar, Chikballapur, Davanagere, Mangalore, Mysore, Ramnagara,
KeralaKasaragod, Thrissur, Trivandrum, Kochi, Kollam, Kozhikode, Malappuram
Madhya PradeshBhopal, Jabalpur, Sagar, Gwalior, Indore
MaharashtraAhmednagar, Amravati, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Pune, Ratnagiri, Satara, Solapur, Thane
OdishaBalasore, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack
PunjabFatehgarh Sahib, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Ropar, Sangrur, Jalandhar, Pathankot
RajasthanAjmer, Alwar, Sikar, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur
Tamil NaduChennai, Tiruchirappalli, Coimbatore, Madurai, Namakkal, Thanjavur, Tirunelvelli
TelanganaHyderabad, Karim Nagar, Khammam
Uttar PradeshAgra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Mathura, Meerut, Noida, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Greater Noida, Kanpur, Lucknow, Varanasi
UttarakhandDehradun, Roorkee
West BengalAsansol, Burdwan, Kolkata, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Siliguri

4 thoughts on “CAT 2018 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus & Admit Card

  • November 22, 2016 at 4:12 pm

    Please remind me for further details when will exam form be issued and all related to exams

  • March 11, 2017 at 6:10 am

    Pls notify whenever CAT online Application form are open to apply

  • May 15, 2017 at 7:45 am

    I just pass out 12th class. I want preparation for CAT 2018. Please suggest me how i can prepare for CAT Exam 2018. I am not excellent student. But i am hard work student. Please also tell me who is best coaching institute for CAT.

  • October 24, 2017 at 4:22 pm

    I am a student of 3rd year 5th sem, I shall pass out in the year 2019. I would like to appear in CAT, GMAT, MAT…etc.
    plz..get me updates about all the necessary dates for application, admit card release, exam dates, and all….thanks


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