On July 31, 2016 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) Bangalore has announced the Registration for CAT 2016. Important points of CAT 2016 are given here:
CAT 2016 Notification declares that exam will be conducted in two sessions on 4th December, 2016 (Sunday).
Candidates will have to select 4 Test Cities in order of preference. Candidates will be allotted Test Cities and Centers only after the last date for CAT 2016 registration 22 September 2016. Mostly candidates will be allotted first preferred city however session will be allotted randomly.
Candidates will have to pay the registration fee through online mode only, including Credit Card, Debit Card, and Net Banking.
Online registration will start from 8th August 2016. Last date of registration is 22nd September 2016. Admit Card can be downloaded from October 18, 2016 onward, till the date of examination.
As per CAT 2016 Notification pattern of CAT will not change. The examination will be 180 minutes duration. Some of the questions in each section may not be of multiple choice type and answers will be required to be typed on computer screen. There will be three sections:
Section I: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension
Section II: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
Section III: Quantitative Ability
Candidates will be allotted exactly 60 minutes for answering questions in each section and they cannot switch from one section to another while answering questions in a section. Each question will be of three marks. There will be negative marking in multiple choice type questions. One mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions. There will be no negative marking for Non- multiple choice type questions.
1. Online Registration: 8th August to 22nd September 2016, 5:00 p.m.
2. Download of Admit Card: 18th October 2016, 1:00 p.m. to Exam Day
3. Test Date: 4th December 2016 (Sunday) (Forenoon & Afternoon Sessions)
4. Release of Results: Second week of January 2017 (Tentative)
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Help Desk Number: 1-800-266-3549
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Correspondence Address: CAT Centre 2016
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Bangalore 560 076
Contact Number: 080-2699 3388