CAT Exam 2021 Live Updates: CAT slot 1, 2, 3 paper analysis, answer key, percentile predictor, result date
Team Careers360|Nov 30, 2021
NEW DELHI - Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA), has released the CAT hall ticket 2021 today. IIM CAT admit card 2021 is now available for download on the official website - iimcat.ac.in 2021. The downloading window of CAT admit card 2021 opened at 5 pm. CAT exam admit card 2021 can be downloaded from the student login using CAT 2021 login id and password. CAT 2021 hall ticket must be carried by candidates on the CAT exam date 2021, November 28, to seek entry and for other verification purposes.
Latest CAT exam updates: CAT Admit Card Download link (official): Click here (Released)
|CAT admit card 2021 release date||October 27, 2021|
|CAT admit card release time||5 pm|
|IIM CAT official website||iimcat.ac.in|
|CAT 2021 admit card download credentials||ID and password|
|Download mode of CAT exam hall ticket||Online|
|Total CAT 2021 exam centres||400|
|No. of CAT exam cities||159|
|CAT 2021 admit card details||Candidate details, photograph, signature, address of CAT exam centre, CAT exam date and time, CAT 2021 exam day instructions,|
|Total CAT 2021 registrations||2.31 lakh students|
|CAT 2021 exam time||120 minutes. CAT exam 2021 will be held in three shifts.|
CAT full form is Common Admission Test (CAT). CAT exam scores are used for MBA admission to 20 IIMs and 1000 plus BSchools in the country including MDI Gurgaon, SPJIMR, IMT Ghaziabad, FMS Delhi, KJ Somaiya, etc.
Candidates can refer to the following steps to download IIM CAT 2021 admit card.
Step 1- Visit iimcat.ac.in (official website of IIM CAT) and click on CAT login tab
Step 2- Enter ID and password to start CAT admit card download
Step 3- Download CAT 2021 admit card and take a printout
Without the CAT hall ticket 2021, candidates will not be allowed to appear for the CAT exam. Candidate details, address of CAT exam centre, exam instructions, special COVID-19 safeguards are all mentioned on CAT 2021 admit card. This MBA entrance test is likely to have questions 22 questions in VARC section, 20 in DILR, and 22 in Quant. With CAT 2021 exam date being a month away, candidates must focus on taking CAT mock tests, solving CAT question papers of previous years, and revising what's already done.Check all latest updates on CAT admit card here.
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If the candidates find any discrepancy in the CAT hall ticket then they are required to get in touch with the CAT helpline number that is provided below and also write an email at the following address:
CAT helpline number - 1-800-209-0830 (Toll-Free)
Email address - email@example.com
Now, when the CAT 2021 Admit Card is about to be released today, you must go selective about CAT 2021 preparation books. There are a plethora of books for CAT preparation but here are some best books for each section -
CAT conducting authority, IIM Ahmedabad will take extra precautionary measures to organise the management entrance exam during coronavirus. This year, the CAT 2021 exam will be conducted in 159 cities across the country. Check the important COVID-19 instructions released with the CAT admit card which must be followed during the exam.
Students are advised to maintain social distance of at least 1 metre (6 feet) between everyone present at the exam centre and follow the safety precautions.
Students need to report at the CAT exam centres as per the slot mentioned in the admit card to avoid unnecessary crowds.
Candidates have to sanitize their hands with soap and hand sanitizer before entering the CAT exam hall.
It is mandatory to wear a face mask properly at all times.
The CAT 2021 admit card will carry the details of the allotted CAT exam centre 2021. The test city and centre will be allotted on the basis of availability. If the preferred CAT test city is not available, then the second preference filled in by the candidates in the form will be allotted to the candidate. Below is the list of CAT exam cities 2021. Each of these CAT 2021 test cities will have several CAT exam centres.
Andaman and Nicobar
Jammu & Kashmir
CAT 2021 exam will be conducted in three shifts on November 28, 2021, Sunday. The shift timings are as follows.
CAT examination slots
CAT shift timing
Slot 1: Morning session
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Slot 2: Afternoon Session
12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Slot 3: Evening Session
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Now that the CAT 2021 exam is just a month away, candidates must now focus on revision of all the topics which have been covered under different sections. Also now is the time that the candidates must solve as many question papers as possible. DownloadIIM CAT previous year question papers.
|Year-wise CAT question papers||CAT question paper download link|
Download CAT 2020 question paper PDF
Download CAT 2020 slot 2 question paper
|CAT 2020 slot 1 question paper PDF||Download Here|
A total of 26 questions will be asked in the CAT VARC section with a total sectional time duration of 40 minutes. Check out some major topics of CAT Verbal and Reading Comprehension section.
A total of 24 questions will be asked in the CAT DILR section with a total sectional time duration of 40 minutes. Check out some major topics of CAT Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning section.
A total of 26 questions will be asked in the CAT QA section with a total sectional time duration of 40 minutes. Check out some major topics of CAT Quantitative Aptitude section.
Stick to this page for IIM CAT 2021 admit card download link and more such information on CAT exam admit card.
As per CAT 2021 exam syllabus there will be a total of 76 questions from three sections. Check out the detailed CAT syllabus.
Sectional Time Duration
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC)
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR)
Quantitative Aptitude (QA)
IIM Ahmedabad has released CAT 2021 admit card on the official website. Check this video to know the step-by-step process to download CAT hall ticket 2021.
IIMs have introduced a new feature in CAT admit card 2021 wherein the google map link is provided. With the use of this google map link feature, candidates can extract the exact exam centre location to avoid any last minute confusion. Here is how you can use it:
The CAT admit card 2021 will be available on the CAT website only. It will not be sent via post or email to any candidate. CAT 2021 admit card must be downloaded from CAT 2021 official website using CAT 2021 User ID. Follow the instructions provided in the CAT exam admit card 2021 before coming for the MBA entrance examination. The photograph on the physical CAT admit card 2021 must be the same as the one uploaded at the time of registration.
All the details of the CAT exam centre including the city has been mentioned on the CAT admit card. Some of the significant details pertaining to the CAT 2021 test centre which is mentioned on the CAT 2021 hall ticket are:
IIM Ahmedabad has released CAT 2021 admit card in online mode on the official website- iimcat.ac.in. CAT 2021 will be held on November 28. Candidates will have to report to the CAT exam centre as per mentioned reporting time in the CAT admit card.
CAT admit card 2021- Sample image
Admit card is now available on CAT 2021 official website - iimcat.ac.in. CAT hall ticket released at 5 pm. Download it using the following credentials:
If the students have forgotten their CAT 2021 user ID and password, in such case they should check the SMS/ email they received after completing the CAT registration process.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad has released CAT 2021 admit card in online mode on the official website- iimcat.ac.in. Candidates are required to download CAT hall ticket by entering the login credentials- User ID and Password. CAT admit card is available in the form of PDF.
CAT admit card 2021 has been released on the IIM CAT website - iimcat.ac.in. A direct link to download CAT exam admit card 2021 is available on this page. Candidates can access the CAT 2021 admit card by logging into their student account using CAT login id and password. CAT 2021 hall ticket must be downloaded and checked for details mentioned on it. Take a printout of CAT MBA 2021 hall ticket to ve carried to the test centre on exam day.
CAT admit card release date 2021 is today, October 27. The CAT exam admit card download link will be available today for all the candidates whose CAT registration was successfully processed before the due date. Keep a check on this page for latest updates on CAT admit card 2021 download.
If the candidate has forgotten his or her id or password, then in such a case they must scan the sms or email which they had received soon after CAT registration. Or candidates can follow the provided steps.
Step 1 - Click on the user id and password tab on the CAT login window
Step 2 - Provide the registered email address in the space given
Step 3 - Now click on the tab “Get USER ID/Password
In order to download the CAT 2021 admit card, authorities will provide the login window. Once the candidate enters the CAT 2021 login id and password, he or she will be able to download the CAT admit card as well.
The awaited CAT 2021 admit card download link is going to be active in only 30 minutes. Candidates who are eagerly waiting for it are advised to keep the following points in mind:
Be patient and do not feel anxious while waiting for the admit card to generate.
The CAT 2021 admit card will be available at iimcat.ac.in
You can start downloading the CAT hall ticket in 30 mins, at 5pm.
Make sure to keep your important candidate credentials such as your user ID and password ready.
If the web page does not load, keep refreshing it and trying again.
Download the CAT hall ticket as a pdf file on your computer.
Make sure to get two or three hard copies of it printed.
This page has live updates on CAT 2021 admit card. The downloading of CAT MBA admit card is just a few click process. Candidates can follow the below process to download CAT hall ticket,
To download CAT exam admit card today, visit IIMs’ official website - iimcat.ac.in
There, log into their respective student account using CAT Id and password
On the dashboard, find CAT Admit Card 2021 download link and click on it
CAT admit card download will begin
CAT admit card release 2021 time is 5 pm.
CAT admit card 2021 download link will be available on this page as soon as it will be released. Candidates awaiting the release of CAT 2021 admit card can keep a check on this page for the live updates on CAT exam admit card and CAT admit card release time. CAT is a popular MBA entrance exam held once a year for admission to IIMs and other top colleges such as MDI Gurgaon, FMS Delhi, SPJIMR, JBIMS, Welingkar etc.
CAT admit card 2021 date is October 27. CAT admit card download window will open today on iimcat.ac.in website. Candidates will need the below credentials to download CAT admit card 2021:
Get link to CAT download admit card and latest update of CAT 2021, CAT admit card live updates on this page.
As per the official website, CAT 2021 admit card will be out on October 27. Candidates will be able to download the CAT exam admit card from 5 PM onwards. It is mandatory to carry a printed copy of IIM CAT admit card on the day of examination.
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The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad which is conducting the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 will be releasing the CAT admit card 2021. Candidates appearing for CAT 2021 MBA entrance must download CAT 2021 admit card and carry it to the test centre on the day of the exam for seeking entry. Get all latest updates on CAT admit card download, CAT admit card release date, CAT admit card release time, IIM CAT 2021 admit card download link and more such information on CAT exam admit card on this page.
Here is a quick analysis of the CAT admit card dates.
CAT exam year
CAT conducting body
CAT admit card release date
CAT 2021 admit card
October 27, 2021
CAT admit card 2020
October 28, 2020
CAT 2019 admit card
October 23, 2019
CAT exam admit card 2018
October 24, 2018
CAT hall ticket 2017
October 18, 2017
IIM CAT admit card 2016
October 18, 2016
Apart from Common Admission Test (CAT full form) score, there are other factors which are taken into consideration for IIM admission. IIMs release admission criteria every year. Candidates aspiring to seek admission into IIMs must check the criteria and analyse their profile and candidature accordingly.
Below are the factors involved in MBA admission at IIMs
Indian Institute of Ahmedabad (IIM) Ahmedabad is all set to release CAT hall ticket today, October 27 at 5:00 PM. Post-release of CAT admit card, authorities will release official mock test. CAT 2021 mock test devised by IIM will help candidates to get acquainted with the real exam atmosphere as it is designed like a real CAT exam that includes login, sectional MCQs, screen calculators, timers, etc.
Click here to take the free CAT 2021 mock test.
CAT exam admit card is a mandatory document for taking the CAT 2021 exam, hence, candidates must carry the CAT admit card print out to the exam centre on exam day. Candidates must follow the instructions provided in the CAT 2021 admit card as follows:
Candidates must reach the CAT test centre at the reporting time mentioned in their admit cards.
Only CAT hall ticket & photo ID card will be allowed inside the exam hall.
Candidates must paste the colored photograph on the admit card of CAT same as the one used while uploading it in the application form.
They must carry either Voter Id/ Aadhaar Card/ College University Id/ Passport/ Driving License.
COVID-19 Undertaking signed by candidate (to be submitted at the CAT exam hall)
With the help of highly sensitive metal detectors, the candidates will be subjected to extensive and mandatory testing before entering the examination center. Under no circumstances will the candidates be allowed to take the following items into the examination center.
Any item like textual material (printed or written), Geometry/ Pencil Box, Bits of Papers, Plastic Pouch, Scale, Calculator, Writing Pad, Pen Drives, Log Table, Electronic Pen/ Scanner, etc.
Any communication device like Mobile Phone, Earphones, Bluetooth, Microphone, Pager, Health Band, Watch, etc.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad will release CAT 2021 cut off on its official website- iimcat.ac.in after the declaration of the CAT result 2021. In order to appear for the further selection round of MBA admissions at IIMs, candidates will have to satisfy the CAT 2021 cutoff. Check out the expected CAT cutoff.
PwD (General/ NC-OBC/ SC)
There will be a total of 76 questions in CAT 2021 question paper. IIM Ahmedabad will conduct CAT 2021 in computer-based (online) mode. Check out the CAT exam marking scheme.
IIM Ahmedabad received several queries from CAT 2021 aspirants regarding their candidature due to the "promotion/pass" certificate awarded instead of the "marks" certificate due to the last two pandemic years of their bachelor's program. Due to these requests, it brought changes in the IIM CAT eligibility criteria.
It is not mandatory to carry a colour printout of the CAT hall ticket. Candidates can also take black and white CAT admit card to the exam centre. Along with CAT hall ticket, candidates will be required to carry a valid photo ID proof.
CAT registration 2021 closed on September 22 at 5:00 pm. Approximately 2.31 lakh candidates have registered successfully for CAT 2021 and awaiting the CAT admit card release today. CAT hall ticket download will begin at 5 pm today at iimcat.ac.in 2021 official website. Get live updates on CAT 2021 hall ticket download, admit card release and link t download it here on this page.
Candidates appearing for IIM CAT exam 2021 can follow the below given steps for CAT hall ticket download:
Step 1: Visit the official CAT 2021 website - iimcat.ac.in
Step 2: Click on 'Login'
Step 3: Enter registration ID and password created at the time of filling CAT application form
Step 4: Click on 'CAT admit card'
Step 5: Click on download and save the CAT 2021 admit card on desktop
Step 6: Take a print out of the CAT hall ticket 2021
For IIM admission, a minimum qualifying score between 70 and 90 percentile in CAT 2021 is required in each section to get shortlisted for the further admission rounds which include GD, PI and WAT. Based on the CAT exam score, IIM personal interview, IIM GD, and WAT, final MBA admission is granted to the candidates.
Apart from IIMs there are many top B-schools which accepts CAT scorecard and offer admission into MBA program in various specializations. Checkout the name of some major B-schools of India.
Along with the CAT 2021 admit card, an undertaking will also be attached with regard to COVID 19. Check out the sample image of the CAT 2021 self-declaration. Keep refreshing the same page for IIM CAT admit card live updates.
The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad, has added Srinagar as a CAT exam city this year for the MBA aspirants of Jammu and Kashmir. Last year, the CAT entrance exam was conducted in 156 cities. However, this year, CAT 2021 will be held across 159 cities.
Indian Institutes of Management commonly known as IIMs are the management education and research institutes that come under the umbrella of the Ministry of Education, Government of India. There are only 20 IIMs in India and to take admission in the same, students must qualify CAT which is an all India entrance test. Below is the detailed procedure for MBA admission at IIMs, have a look -
Step 1 - Appear for CAT examination
Step 2 - Shortlisting candidates based on CAT examination Score
Step 3 - Candidates Screening for Written Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview
Step 4 - Composite Score Calculation
Step 5 - Final Selection
CAT 2021 admit card will have 'self declaration form' which is mandatory for the candidates to fill. In this CAT self declaration form, candidates will have to provide details on their health status with respect to COVID 19. In this undertaking, candidates will be required to upload the same picture which they had uploaded at the time of filling the CAT application form. Also, the candidates will be required to put the left-hand thumb impression on the undertaking in the CAT exam admit card 2021.
CAT exam for MBA admission will be held on November 28 this year. Candidates have hardly 30 days to prepare for CAT 2021. Candidates can follow these tips to ace CAT 2021 with 99+ percentile in the first attempt.
IIM Ahmedabad will activate the CAT 2021 admit card link on the official website- iimcat.ac.in. Candidates will be able to avail the CAT admit card link facility after 5:00 PM. On this page we will also provide the IIM CAT admit card download link.
In case the candidate faces any problem while downloading the CAT 2021 admit card then in such a case they must clear the history and cache of the respective browser and after that refresh the page. It will be easy to download the CAT admit card after that.
CAT 2021 exam convener Prof M P Ram Mohan has confirmed that CAT question paper will have fewer questions than last year in all the three sections - i) Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, ii) Quantitative Ability, and iii) Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning. CAT 2021 test format will remain same as last year. There will be three shifts of 2-hour examination. Candidates will be given 40 minutes to answer each CAT section, and PwD candidates will get 13 minutes and 20 seconds extra for each section of CAT exam.
IIM Ahmedabad will release CAT exam admit card today at 5:00 PM. Check out the sample image of IIM CAT admit card 2021.
CAT admit card to release today. Here are details of top IIMs that candidates appearing for Common Admission Test (CAT full form) this year can consider for MBA admission 2021-22.
Top IIMs accepting CAT 2021 score
IIM Fee (Rs. in lakhs)
Indian Institute of Management (IIM A) Ahmedabad
Indian Institute of Management (IIM C) Calcutta
Indian Institute of Management (IIM B) Bangalore
Indian Institute of Management, (IIM L) Lucknow
Indian Institute of Management (IIM I) Indore
Indian Institute of Management (IIM K) Kozhikode
CAT admit card 2021 will have personal details of the candidates, their photograph and signature along with details on CAT 2021 exam date, CAT exam time, CAT exam centre name and address. Candidates must check all the details mentioned on the CAT exam admit card after downloading it. CAT 2021 admit card download begins today, October at 5 pm on CAT official website, iimcat.ac.in. Get live updates on MBA CAT admit card here.
As per the CAT exam pattern, the duration of the CAT exam has been reduced from three hours to two hours. Though the total number of sections is the same and according to the CAT exam pattern, the three sections from which the questions will be asked are Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning. Stick to this page for all IIM CAT admit card live updates.
Approximately 2.31 lakh CAT 2021 applications have been received as mentioned by IIM Ahmedabad. The registrations have increased in comparison to previous year.
Number of applications
2.31 lakh (approx)
2.27 lakh (2,27,835)
CAT 2021 exam on November 28 for MBA admission. IIM Ahmedabad will be releasing the CAT admit card 2021 today, October 27. CAT admit card download window to open today at iimcat.ac.in. Get all information of CAT MBA exam, CAT 2021 dates, CAT admit card latest updates on this page.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad will conduct CAT 2021 in online mode on November 28. CAT 2021 will be conducted in three different shifts. On the day of examination candidates will have to carry a printed copy of IIM CAT admit card along with one valid photo ID proof. Check out CAT exam shifts timing.
CAT 2021 admit card will be available to download on the official website of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) which is iimcat.ac.in. CAT admit card download will begin at 5:00 PM today. Candidates will be required to enter their CAT login details to download the same. Get all latest updates on CAT admit card download here.
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