The official CAT 2019 Exam Mock Test will be released by the conducting authority IIM Kozhikode on the official exam website.
According to the latest circular, the mock paper can be accessed by the applicants from October 16, 2019 onwards. The official mock paper will emulate the examination paper and will help aspirants in understanding the exam scheme better. Hence one is supposed to make full use of the mock paper by attempting it and undertaking SWOT analysis whilst preparing for the main exam.
The other important feature to be noted is that the candidates will be provided with an on-screen calculator during the official CAT 2019 mock test. The 2020 edition of the CAT examination as scheduled, will be held on November 24, 2019.
CAT 2019 Online Mock Test
The steps to access and attempt the CAT 2019 Online Mock Test are as follows
- Open the official CAT exam website iimcat.ac.in
- On the homepage, find the direct link – official CAT 2019 mock test
- Go through the instructions provided on the detailed page
- Take the CAT 2019 mock test as per the exam format
- Check the final marks obtained and save the results
CAT 2019 Exam Pattern
As per the exam pattern for CAT 2019, paper will consist of 3 sections with a total of 100 questions. You need to ensure that you score a high score in every section as there is also a sectional cut off in IIMs for shortlisting.
A correct answer earns 3 marks and each incorrect answer causes deduction of 1 mark. The Computer-based test (CBT) paper will consist of 2 types of questions – MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) as well as non-MCQs respectively.
There will be a total of 100 questions in all. Sections like Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, Verbal and Reading Comprehension will be covered in CAT exam pattern. Candidates will be provided 3 hours to complete the exam which counts to an hour per section.
CAT 2019 Exam Admit Card
CAT 2019 Admit Card will be available for download on the official website from October 23, 2019 onwards. CAT 2019 Hall Ticket will have the applicant’s personal details and information regarding the test such as test venue, session, etc.
The hall ticket will facilitate the candidate’s entry into the examination hall provided it is presented with any other valid Govt. ID Proof of the candidate.
If any discrepancy is found in the CAT Admit Card, candidates must notify the authority for corrections. Moreover, if the candidate finds any difficulty with respect to the registration or application form then he or she may contact CAT centre with the below-given contact details.
- Call – 1800-266-3549
- Email – [email protected]
Common Admission Test
CAT is the most popular National level management entrance exam conducted by Indian Institute of Management (IIMs) for admission to 20 IIM’s and more than 100 B-schools across India. The CAT exam helps management course aspirants to get admission in top management colleges in India.
The exam is conducted and administrated by one of the IIMs on a yearly, rotational basis. The exam is conducted online and the results are announced on IIMs common official website. The CAT 2019 entrance examination will be conducted in test centres spread across approximately 156 cities.