CAT 2021 | Application Form, Registrations, Exam Date (Out), Eligibility

CAT 2021

CAT 2021 – | Application Form, Registrations, Exam Date, Eligibility: Common Admission Test will be conducted by the directors of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) for the candidates seeking Post Graduate courses, FPM Courses. All the candidates who want to take part in the CAT 2021 Exam can check below for eligibility. However, the IIM CAT registrations are started from 4th August 2021, and also, the CAT 2021 Exam to be commenced on 28th November 2021 in 3 Sessions. Further, the last date to apply is 22nd September 2021. Additionally, in the coming segments, we have also provided the entire details for the sake of students who are in search of information about the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 Exam.

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A 3-days window from 10.00 am on 25th September 2021 to 5.00 pm on 27th September 2021 will be available for candidates to edit the following fields in the application form (if required). Candidates are advised to check the CAT website regularly for updates on the Edit window as well as for other information as Photograph, Signature. Test City Preferences.

CAT 2021 – Overview

Organization Name Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
Exam Name Common Admission Test (CAT)
Starting Date Of CAT 2021 Application 4th August 2021
Last Date Of CAT 2021 Application 22nd September 2021
Category Management Entrance Exams, Common Entrance Exam
Exam Level University Level Exam
Purpose Of Examination For Admissions Into Post Graduate courses, FPM Courses
Exam Date 28th November 2021 
Mode Of CAT 2021 Application Online
Official Site

CAT 2021 – Important Dates

Events Dates 
Starting Date Of CAT 2021 Application 4th August 2021
Last Date Of CAT 2021 Application 22nd September 2021
Application Form Correction 25th To 27th September 2021
Issue Of CAT 2021 Admit Card 27th October 2021
Exam Date 28th November 2021
Answer Key 8th December 2021
JSAT 2021 Result 2nd Week Of January 2022

CAT 2021 Application Form

Moreover, registration is the major important process to appear for the CAT 2021 Examination. Firstly, to get register for the CAT 2021 Examination students to need to visit the official portal or can also apply through the direct link provided on our page. However, the registration process is started from 4th August 2021. As we mentioned earlier students can directly register through the link provided on our page thus the link will be activated when the officials makeover it.

CAT 2021 Application Fee

  • ₹1100 for SC, ST and PwD candidates.
  • ₹2200 for all other candidates.

Please note that a candidate needs to pay the registration fee only once, irrespective of the number of institutes he/ she is applying for. SC, ST and PwD candidates must upload a copy of their SC/ ST/ PwD certificates at the time of registration. Fees once paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances

CAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA [45% in case of candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disability (PWD) categories], awarded by any University or educational institution as incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State legislature in India 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.
  • The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate would be calculated based on the practice as followed by the respective University/ Institution. In case of grades/CGPA, the conversion to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure as certified by the respective University/Institution. If any University/ Institution confirms that there is no scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence would be established by dividing the candidate’s CGPA by the maximum possible CGPA, and multiplying the result with 100.
  • 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. However, it may be noted that such candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme provisionally, only if they submit a certificate from the Principal/ Registrar of their University/Institution (issued on or before the date as stipulated by the respective IIM) stating that they have completed all the requirements for obtaining the
  • Bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification on the date of the issue of the certificate. IIMs may verify eligibility at various stages of the selection process.
  • For more details on eligibility, candidates are advised to visit the “CAT 2021 Eligibility” section of the CAT website.

How To Apply For CAT 2021 Exam?

  • Visit the official portal
  • On the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Home Page.
  • On the right side find the register for IIM INstituions CAT 2021.
  • Now click on the register button.
  • Fill the CAT 2021 Application Form with all the required details.
  • Also, read all the given instructions and also check for the eligibility criteria before you start to fill the Application Form.
  • Finally, upload all the required documents and photographs.
  • Now pay the CAT 2021 Registration Fee online.
  • At last click on the submit button.
  • Now take a copy of the Application Form and Fee Receipt for further use.
Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 – Important Link
To Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 Application Correction Click Here
Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 Information Bulletin Click Here 
For More Details About CAT 2022 Click Here

Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 Admit Card

Aspirants can download their CAT 2021 Admit Card simply by using their CAT Login credentials till the day of the exam. Moreover, the Admit Card is the mandatory thing to carry for the examination center. Failure to carry the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 Admit Card may result in disqualification from the CAT Exam. Therefore, candidates must carry their admit cards for sure. The CAT Admit Cards is released on 27th October 2021. And the CAT Exam will be on 28th November 2021.

Download CAT Admit Card Here

CAT 2021 Exam Pattern

Below we have given the exam pattern for the CAT 2021 Exam.

Parameters Details
Exam Mode Online ( Computer-based Test)
Language English
Total Marks 300 Marks
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions and Non-MCQ’ s
Total Number of Questions 100 Questions
Duration 120 Minutes
Topics Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude
Marking Scheme
  • For each correct answer +3 marks (MCQ’S)
  • For each correct answer +3 marks (Non-MCQ’S)
Negative Marking
  • -1 for an incorrect answer (MCQ’ S)
  • 0 for an incorrect answer (Non- MCQ’ S)

CAT 2021 Syllabus

In this section, we are going to discuss the most important information regarding CAT 2021 Syllabus. So, to get qualified in the examination all the students who are taking part in the CAT 2021 Exam need to concentrate on Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude. We will po

CAT 2021 Result

Are you in search of the CAT 2021 Exam Result? If yes, then you have chosen the right place to search for. Here on our page, we will provide a link in the important links section which will directly take you to check for your result all you need to do is to enter your login credentials, and finally, your result will display on the screen. Further, the link will be activated after the officials release it.

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CAT 2021- Frequently Asked Questions

In which mode the CAT 2021 Application Form can be filled?

Students can fill the CAT 2021 Application Form in online mode.

What is the CAT 2021 Application Fee?

To get registered for CAT 2021 students need to pay an amount of ₹1100 for SC, ST, and PwD candidates, ₹2200 for all other candidates.

Is, the CAT 2021 Application Form released?

Yes, the CAT 2021 Application Form is released.

From where can I apply for CAT 2021 Exam?

All the applying candidates can visit the official portal to apply for CAT 2021 Exam or in an easy method you can just click on the link provided in the important links section on our page to directly get register for the CAT 2021.