CAT 2018 is a pre-requisite for admission to various Post Graduate and Fellow programmes of IIMs. CAT 2018 Scores are allowed to be used by listed non-IIM member institutions. A list of such institutions is provided on CAT website. IIMs have no role in the selection process of non-IIM institutions.
Please refer to the detailed notification on the CAT website. Applicants should note that mere fulfillment of minimum eligibility criteria will not ensure consideration for shortlisting by IIMs.
Refer to the CAT website for information regarding reservation of seats for various categories of applicants. No change in the category will be entertained after CAT registration; hence, the applicants are advised to give attention while registering.
For SC, ST and PwD category candidates – Rs. 950
For all other categories of candidates – Rs. 1900
Please note that a candidate needs to pay registration fees only once, irrespective of the number of institutes he/she is applying for. Fees once paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances.
Registration opens : August 08, 2018
Registration closes : September 19, 2018 (5:00 pm)
Admit card download : October 24 – November 25, 2018
Test Date : November 25, 2018
Result declaration : Second week of January, 2019 (Tentative)
Detailed Information : www.iimcat.ac.in
CAT will be conducted in test centres spread across around 147 test cities. Candidates will be given option to select any four test cities in order of their preference.
This advertisement is only intended to be an announcement for CAT 2018. For detailed information, rules and procedures regarding CAT and admission process of various IIMs. candidates should visit the CAT Website.
Any dispute concerning CAT 2018 would be subject to Jurisdiction of the competent Courts within the territorial jurisdiction of the City of Kolkata only.
Candidates must declare and maintain a valid and unique email account and a mobile phone number throughout the selection process.