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CAT Application 2022 closing soon for admission in 2023

CAT Application 2022 closing soon for admission in 2023
CAT 2022 Application form started and now the window will close soon on 14 September 2022. The exam will be conducted on 27 November 2022 in three sessions.
The common Admission Test (CAT) is a national-level exam organized by IIMs on a rotational basis every year. The entrance is conducted to offer admission into management programmes in various colleges and institutions situated in India.
A number of private and government management institutions provide admission into MBA programmes through CAT scores.
CAT 2022 Application Schedule
 
Application opens
03-Aug
Application closes
14-Sep
Admit Card
27 Oct 27 Nov 22
Test Day
27-Nov
Result
 2nd week of Jan  23

Application Fee
SC/ST/Pwds
Rs.1150
Others
Rs.2300
 
Eligibility Criteria
 
Candidates applying for CAT 2021 should fulfil the following conditions:
You have completed a Bachelor’s degree with the required 50 per cent of marks,45 per cent for the reserved category.
Appearing candidates in the final year of Bachelor’s degree with the required percentage can apply
The result will be available on the CAT official website. The results will be tentatively available starting from the second week of January 2023. The list of candidates shortlisted for the next level of selection will be made available on the website of the respective IIMs.
Each IIM will send interview letters to the shortlisted candidates directly.
 
IIMs shortlist candidates for the interview stage based on their own criteria,
 
The process includes as following-:
 
Written Ability Test (WAT),
Group Discussion (GD) and
Personal Interviews (PI).
Performance in the CAT 2021 examination is an essential component in the admission process.

Other factors may include-:
 
The IIMs may additionally use other factors such as
the previous academic performance of the candidates,
relevant work experience,
gender and academic diversity.
Other similar inputs in shortlisting and ranking of candidates at various stages of the admission process. The processes, academic cut-offs and the weights allocated to the evaluation parameters may vary across IIMs.
 
CAT Score
Qualifying CAT cut offs vary for each IIM and form the basis of selection of candidates for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). The qualifying CAT 2022 cut offs for IIMs are expected to be in between 75-90 percentile.
 
Test Centers
CAT will be conducted in centres spread across around 150 test cities. Test cities will be mentioned in the CAT website and the name of the test centre will be indicated in the Admit Card.
 
CAT 2022 SCORE
CAT score will be available on the official cat website and sent through SMS. The CAT result is expected by the second week of January 2023. The CAT 2022 score is valid only till December 31, 2023, and will accordingly be accessible on the website. Thereafter, no queries related to the issuance of CAT 2022 scorecards will be entertained.
 
IIMs
Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bangalore, Bodh Gaya, Calcutta, Indore, Jammu, Kashipur, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Nagpur, Raipur, Ranchi, Rohtak, Sambalpur, Shillong, Sirmaur, Tiruchirappalli, Udaipur, Visakhapatnam