For those doing the CAT Preparation, the Common Admission Test (CAT) is a computer based selection test conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for their business administration programs. The CAT exam is an important prerequisite for admission into more than 100 management institutes across India which includes reputed institutions like Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), S.P Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Management Development Institute (Gurgoan), International Management Institute (IMI),National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Institute of Management Technology(IMT), Jamanlal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS) and many others.This exam is conducted every year by IIM’s on rotational basis. CAT Exam Dates are generally declared in the month of August every year.
|1.||After 12th||College Going||6 Month / 1 Year|
|2.||Working Student||College Passed||6 Months / 1 Year|
|3.||Crash Course||College Passed||3 months|
- Hold a Bachelor's Degree, with at least 50 marks or equivalent CGPA (45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disability (PWD)/Differently Able (DA) category)
- The degree should be awarded by any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the UGC Act,1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD,Government of India.
- Candidates appearing for the final year of bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed degree requirements and are awaiting results can also apply.
- IIMs may verify eligibility at various stages of the selecon process, the details of which are provided at the website www.iimcat.ac.in .For more details on reservations and eligibility, please download