CAT (Common Admission Test) exam 2017 dates notifications and syllabus have been announced by The Indian Institute of Management Lucknow that will be conducted on November 26, 2017 in two sessions. The aspiring management students can apply for the same from August 9, 2017. For those who don’t know, CAT is an examination that is held for admissions into the prestigious IIMs and other management schools. The last date to submit the filled form is by September 20 and the candidates can check detailed notification at iimcat.ac.in.
The examination will be held in the centers spread across and they are 140 Test Cities. A maximum of four test centers will be selected in order of preference. The duration of the examination will be 180 minutes that is 3 hours and the examination will be held in three sections that is Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Ability. CAT 2017 scores will also be considered by few non-IIM member institutions and the list is as follows:Institute of Rural Management Anand, Gujarat, Institute for Financial Management & Research (IFMR University), Andhra Pradesh, University Business School, Chandigarh, School of Petroleum Management, PDPU, Gujarat, Institute of Management, Nirma University, Gujarat, Indus Business Academy, Karnataka, AIMS Institute of Higher Education (AIMS Institutes), Karnataka, T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Karnataka, Alliance University, Karnataka, Myra School of Business, Karnataka,Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies, Karnataka, ISBR Business School, Karnataka, International School of Management Excellence, Karnataka, K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Maharashtra, SP Jain Insitute of Management and Research, Maharashtra, Balaji Insitute of Telecom and Management, Maharashtra, National Insitute of Industrial Engineering, Maharashtra, Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM) , Maharashtra, National Insurance Academy, Maharashtra, Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD) Maharashtra, Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB) , Maharashtra any more are in the list.
Some of the important dates for the candidates of CAT 2017 are:
- Registration begins on August 9
- Registration will be closed on September 20
- The candidates can download the admit card on October 18 to November 26
- Examination date is on November 26
- The result of the same will be declared on the second week of January 2018
CAT 2017 Exam Fees
Exam fees for the examination is Rs 900 for SC, ST and PwD. For general category, it is Rs 1800. The candidates who will be successful in clearing the examination will be eligible for admission in the management courses like PGDM, EPGP, PGPBM, PGP and many more.