Today’s article is about CAT Result Date 2023, well guys till now there is no official notification released by the exam conducting authority. But as we are going to discuss the result date for CAT 2023, we can give some hints regarding the date, so stay with us and keep scrolling through this article.
CAT (Common Admission Test) is a national entrance test for admission to top management institutes and IIMs. It is conducted every year by one of the IIMs and it is performed almost in 156 cities across the country. This exam is especially for those who want to seek an MBA education in India. So, for those who are deciding to sit in CAT 2023, this article is for you people.
CAT 2023 Important Highlights
|Conducting Authority||Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs)|
|Name of the Exam||Common Admission Test (CAT) 2023|
CAT 2023 Notification And Exam Date
There is no official information yet but CAT 2023 Notification may be released in the fourth week of July 2023 and registration can be started from the first week of August 2023. And if we talk about the exam date then it may be set to the fourth week of October 2023. So, after this, you can expect the result date in January 2024.
Here is the table containing all the latest and most important information regarding CAT 2023.
|EVENTS||MOST POTENTIAL DATES|
|CAT 2023 Notification||July 2023 (4th week)|
|CAT 2023 Registration||August 2023 (1st week)|
|CAT 2023 Online Application Form (Last Date)||September 2023 (2nd week)|
|CAT 2023 Fee Submission (Last Date)||September 2023 (2nd week)|
|CAT 2023 Application Correction (Begin)||September 2023 (3rd week)|
|CAT 2023 Admit Card||October 2023 (4th Week)|
|CAT 2023 Exam Date||November 2023 (4th week)|
|CAT 2023 Answer Key||December 2023 (1st week)|
|CAT 2023 Objection Submission (Last Date)||December 2023 (2nd week)|
|CAT 2023 Result||January 2024 (1st week)|
CAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria
When you decide to sit in a national-level exam or any other exam it becomes important to check the eligibility criteria because without that you cannot sit in the exam if you are not eligible for the same. So, here you will find the eligibility criteria for CAT 2023.
|Number of Attempts||No Limit|
|Qualifications||a) Candidates with any bachelor’s degree from an identified institute|
b) Final year students of UG
c) Minimum percentage criteria of 45% and 50% for General and reserved categories were removed from CAT eligibility
Reservation in CAT has been set like this: for the SC aspirants there are 15% reserved seats and for the ST aspirants there are 7.5%. And for those who are with Disabilities, there is a 3% reserved seats, and NC-OBCs can enjoy 27% reserved seats.
Eligible degrees for the exam are as follows:
- Bachelor’s degree from any University that is UGC Approved.
- Engineering degree (B.Tech/ B.E.) and that should be approved from MHRD/ UPSC/ AICTE.
- Those who are pursuing the last year of their graduation can also sit in the exams but that University should also be UGC, MHRD/ AICTE/ UGC Approved.
- CA/ CS/ ICWA/ Fellow of FIAI who are approved by MHRD/ UPSC/ AICTE can also sit for the exam.
How To Register For CAT 2023?
To register yourself for CAT 2023, you need to follow the steps that are mentioned below:
- First, go to the official website iimcat.ac.in
- Then click on Register and register yourself as a new candidate.
- Then enter all the important details like the Name of the Candidate, Contact Number, DOB, Email, etc.
- Then submit and generate a User ID & Password.
- And then you will get your ID & Password that will be sent to your contact details.
Well, now it is time for the submission of fees, so let me tell you that, for the General category it is Rs. 2200, and for SC, ST, and PWD, it is Rs. 1100, comprising CAT registration fees and IIM application fees.
CAT 2023 Syllabus
|SYLLABUS||NUMBER OF QUESTIONS/ WEIGHTAGE||TIME|
Questions like Para jumbles, Sentence exclusion, Summary Based.
|8 to 10 Questions (72 Marks)|
In the VARC section almost 16 questions are about RCs.
Number System, Algebra, Arithmetic, Geometry, Mensuration.
|Alomost 16 questions, nearly 8 each from Arithmetic and Algebra|
|DATA INTERPRETATION & LOGICAL REASONING|
Seating Arrangement, Grid-Based DI, Graphs, DI-based reasoning. Tables, Data Caselets
|An almost equal number of sets are from DI and LR (60 Marks)||40 MINUTES|
CAT 2023 Exam Pattern
|CAT 2023 Exam Duration||2 Hours|
|Exam Window||a) 8:30 am-10:30 am |
b) 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
c) 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
|Section-wise Duration||For PwD Candidates 53 Minutes each section (VARC, DILR, QA)|
And genaral timing is 40 Minutes for VARC, DILR, QA
|Number of Questions||66 Questions|
|Mode of Examination||Computer-based|
|Sections||a) Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehnesion (VARC)|
b) Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR)
c) Quantitative Ability (QA)
|Question Pattern||MCQs & Non-MCQs|
|Total Marks||198 Marks|
CAT 2023 Marking Scheme
|SECTIONS||PARTICULARS||MCQs||TITA||TITA MARKS||MCQ MARKS|
|Section 1||VARC (Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehnesion)||20-21||4-5||+3, zero negative||+3, -1|
|Section 2||DILR (Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning)||20-21||2-3||+3, zero negative||+3, -1|
|Section 3||QA (Quantitative Ability)||20-21||4-5||+3, zero negative||+3, -1|
How To Download The Admit Card For CAT 2023 Exam?
Well, there is no official exact date has been announced yet for the release of the admit card for CAT 2023. But maybe you will get it at the end of October 2023.
- First, you need to log in with your User ID & Password.
- Then click on Download CAT Admit Card, the link will be showing your hall, and then you can download the admit card and take a printout for the same. Don’t forget to carry the admit card to the exam center.
How To Download The CAT 2023 Result?
For downloading the result that may be released in January 2024, you need to follow these steps:
- Go to the official website, then click on the CAT Scoreboard/ result.
- Then type your CAT Application number and Password.
- Choose the scoreboard and download your result.
CAT 2023 Cut Offs
Basically, the cut-offs are the minimum marks one should score in that particular exam. The major factors behind the CAT exams cut-off are listed here:
|IISc-B, IIM-RH, IIM-RP, IIM-KS, IIM-UP, IIM-T, IIM-RN, IIM-BG, MDI-G, FMS||94+|
|IIM-I, IIT-B, IIT-D, IMT-G, IIM-J, IIT-KH||90+ (profile-based)|
|IIM-B, IIM-L, IIM-K, NITIE, KJSIMSR, IIM-C, IIM-A, SPJIMR||80+ (profile-based)|
|UBS-CHD, GLIM, FSM, TAPMI, DU, NIRMA, IIFM, LBSIM, IRMA, IMT-N||80+|
|IMT-H, MDI-M, BIMTECH||70+|