The Indian Institutes of Management will conduct computer-based Common Admission Test 2018 (CAT 2018) on Sunday, 25th November, 2018 in two sessions.
A. Post Graduate Programmes in Management (PGP) :
Institutes: Programmes: Website Addresses:
IIM Ahmedabad PGP, PGP-FABM, ePGP www.iima.ac.in
IIM Amritsar PGP www.iimamritsar.ac.in
IIM Bangalore PGP, PGPEM, PGPPM www.iimb.ac.in
IIM Bodh Gaya PGP www.iimbg.ac.in
IIM Calcutta PGP www.iimcal.ac.in
IIM Indore PGP, PGP-HRM www.iimidr.ac.in
IIM Jammu PGP www.iimj.ac.in
IIM Kashipur PGP, EPGP www.iimkashipur.ac.in
IIM Kozhikode PGP, EPGP (IIMK, IIMK Kochi Campus) www.iimk.ac.in
IIM Lucknow PGP, PGP-ABM, PGP-SM www.iiml.ac.in
IIM Nagpur PGP www.iimnagpur.ac.in
IIM Raipur PGP www.iimraipur.ac.in
IIM Ranchi PGP, PGP-HRM www.iimranchi.ac.in
IIM Rohtak PGP, EPGP, EPGPX www.iimrohtak.ac.in
IIM Sambalpur PGP www.iimsambalpur.ac.in
RGIIM Shillong PGP, PGPEX www.iimshillong.ac.in
IIM Sirmaur PGP www.iimsirmaur.ac.in
IIM Tiruchirappalli PGP, PGPBM www.iimtrichy.ac.in
IIM Udaipur PGP www.iimu.ac.in
IIM Visakhapatnam PGP www.iimv.ac.in
B. Fellow Programmes in Management (FPM) [equivalent to Ph.D.]
IIM Ahmedabad FPM
IIM Bangalore FPM
IIM Calcutta FPM
IIM lndore FPM
IIM Kashipur FPM & EFPM
IIM Kozhikode FPM
lIM Lucknow FPM
IIM Raipur FPM & EFPM
IIM Ranchi PhD, EPhD
IIM Rohtak FPM
RGIIM Shillong FPM
IIM Tiruchirappalli FPM
IIM Udaipur FPM
IIM Visakhapatnam FPM
Help Desk Number: 18002090830
CAT 2018 ELIGIBILITY
The candidate must 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) categories], awarded by any University or educational institution as incorporated by an Act of the 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.
PAYMENT OF CAT REGISTRATION FEE
₹950 for SC, ST and PwD category candidates.
₹1900 for all other categories of 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. Fee once paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances.
REGISTRATION FOR CAT
The registration window opens on 8th August 2018 and will close at 5:00 p.m. on 19th September, 2018.
CAT will be conducted in centers spread across around 147 test cities.
CAT 2018 SCORE
The CAT results are likely be declared by second week of January, 2019. CAT 2018 score is valid only till December 31, 2019 and will accordingly be accessible on the website.
Please note that each IIM is independent to mandate their own eligibility criteria (including academic cut-offs and relative weights) and follow different selection processes. Performance in CAT 2018 examination is an important component for consideration in the selection process. IIMs may also use previous academic performance of the candidates, relevant work experience and other similar inputs in short-listing of candidates at various stages of the selection process. For more information, candidates must refer to the respective websites of the IIM.
Preparation Strategy: Attempt and Analyze thoroughly as many mock tests/ Online Tests to review and develop equivalent aptitude.
Candidates must declare and maintain a valid and unique email account and a mobile phone number throughout the selection process.