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IIM, Ahmedabad has released the provisional CAT 2021 answer key along with the question paper and response sheet online today, December 8.

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Sundararajan | Dec 8, 2021 - 10:08 a.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad has released the official provisional CAT answer key 2021 today, December 8 at The direct link to download the CAT 2021 answer key for slot 1, slot 2, and slot 3 is given here. Candidates can download CAT official answer key 2021 by entering the CAT login ID and password. IIM Ahmedabad has also released the candidate’s response sheets, the CAT question paper with the answer key.
Click here to download the IIM CAT answer key 2021

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Candidates may challenge the answer key of CAT 2021 on payment of Rs 1200/- per question if they disagree with any given answer. The last date to file their objections to the official CAT answer key 2021 is December 11 till 5 pm. The final CAT 2021 answer key will be released tentatively in the third week of December 2021 after consideration of the objections received.

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CAT 2021 Answer Key Date

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CAT 2021 Answer Key release date

December 8, 2021, Wednesday

Last date to challenge CAT answer key 2021

December 11, 2021, at 5 pm

Availability of CAT 2021 final answer key

Third Week of December 2021

CAT 2022 Result date

Second Week of January 2022

Steps to download provisional CAT 2021 answer key

To download the CAT answer key, students are advised to follow the below step-by-step process

  • Step 1: Visit the official IIM CAT website -

  • Step 2: Then, find and click on the link called “Login” under the “Registered Candidates Login“ section.

  • Step 3: Next, enter the CAT 2021 login credentials (User ID and Password) to visit the candidate's dashboard.

  • Step 4: Choose the CAT 2021 response sheet tab from the menu bar. It will display the answer key and response sheet in display.

  • Step 5: Finally, download the provisional CAT answer key 2021, question paper, and response sheet from the dashboard.

Details mentioned in the CAT 2021 answer key

The following information are mentioned in the CAT official answer key 2021

  • Name of the candidate

  • Date and time of the CAT 2021 exam

  • Status

  • Right option/ answer

  • CAT 2021 registration number

  • Appeared CAT exam centre

Students who wish to challenge the CAT 2021 answer key must log in and click on the objection form in the candidate's dashboard. They must choose the question number, a section from the provisional CAT answer key 2021.

Students must specify whether more than one option is the correct answer, none of the given options or the CAT 2021 answer key is incorrect. They may object to the CAT answer key 2021 with references up to 500 words. They must submit their objections after payment.

IIM Ahmedabad will release the official CAT final answer key tentatively in the third week of December 2021. Also, the exam conducting body will declare the CAT 2021 result by the first week of January 2022. The result will consist of students' sectional and overall percentile.

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