The Common Admission Test (CAT) is one of the most prestigious entrance exams for MBA aspirants in India. Conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs), CAT is a computer-based test that assesses the aptitude and analytical skills of candidates aspiring to pursue management education.
If you are planning to appear for CAT 2023, it is crucial to stay updated with the important dates, notification, registration process, admit card release, and result declaration. In this article, we will provide you with all the essential information about CAT Exam 2023.
CAT Exam 2023
Dr. Sanjeet Singh, faculty at IIM Lucknow has been appointed as the CAT 2023 exam Convener. Earlier, the authority opened the CAT 2023 application form correction window on September 25 and it was closed on September 28, at 5 PM. More than 2 lakh candidates apply for the CAT exam every year. In last year’s IIM CAT exam, around 2.55 lakh candidates registered, and around 2.22 lakh candidates appeared. The authority opened the CAT 2023 registration window on August 2 and released the official CAT 2023 notification on July 30.
Latest Update: As per the notification issued by the Ministry of Education Government of India, the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (Formerly known as NITIE) Mumbai has been included in the IIM amendment Act 2023 as the 21st IIM of India, and from now it is known as Indian Institute of Management Mumbai (IIM Mumbai).
The official dates for CAT Exam 2023 have not been announced yet. However, based on the previous year’s schedule, the exam is expected to be conducted in November or December. It is advisable to regularly check the official website of CAT for the latest updates regarding the exam dates.
CAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who passed a 3-year bachelor’s degree from any stream from a UGC-recognized degree are eligible to apply for CAT 2023. Check the detailed eligibility criteria below:
- Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks (45% in case of SC, ST, and PWD/DA category).
- Candidates who have done CA/CS/ICWA and have scored the required percentage can also appear for CAT 2023
- Candidates who are in the final year of their bachelor’s degree can apply for the CAT exam 2023
The notification for CAT Exam 2023 is expected to be released in the month of July or August. The notification will contain detailed information about the exam pattern, eligibility criteria, syllabus, and the application process. It is important to carefully read the notification to understand the requirements and guidelines for the exam.
CAT 2023 Exam Schedule
Candidates aspiring to appear for the CAT IIM entrance exam 2023 are advised to check important dates i.e. CAT 2023 exam date, registration date, admit card, or result date. IIM Lucknow released the official notification for CAT 2023. Here, we provided the dates of the CAT MBA entrance exam 2023.
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CAT 2023 Notification date
July 30, 2023
CAT 2023 registration date
August 2, 2023
CAT exam 2023 application form last date
CAT form correction date
September 25 to 28, 2023, at 5 PM
CAT admit card release date
October 25, 2023
CAT mock test, direct link activation date
To be announced
MBA CAT 2023 exam date
November 26, 2023
CAT 2023 answer key out date
To be announced
Last date to rais objection against CAT exam answer key
To be announced
CAT exam 2023 result date
First week of January 2024
The registration process for CAT Exam 2023 is expected to begin in the month of August or September. Candidates will be required to fill an online application form and pay the registration fee. The application form will require personal details, educational qualifications, work experience (if any), and choice of preferred exam centers.
It is advisable to keep all the necessary documents and information ready before starting the registration process. Make sure to double-check all the details before submitting the form to avoid any errors or discrepancies.
The admit card for CAT Exam 2023 will be available for download from the official website. Candidates will be able to download their admit cards by entering their login credentials. The admit card is a mandatory document that needs to be carried to the exam center on the day of the exam.
It is important to carefully read the instructions mentioned on the admit card and follow them strictly. Make sure to carry a valid photo ID proof along with the admit card for verification purposes.
The result of CAT Exam 2023 is expected to be declared in the month of January or February. Candidates will be able to check their results on the official website by entering their login credentials. The result will display the overall percentile score and section-wise score.
After the declaration of the result, candidates will be shortlisted for the selection process, which may include group discussions, personal interviews, and written ability tests.
In conclusion, if you are planning to appear for CAT Exam 2023, it is important to stay updated with the important dates, notification, registration process, admit card release, and result declaration. Prepare well and give your best to achieve your dream of pursuing management education from a reputed institute.