Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) had released the Common Admission Test 2019 (CAT 2019) notification on July 28, 2019 (Sunday).
The registration for CAT 2019 has commenced on August 7 and will close on September 18, 2019. IIM Kozhikode is the co-ordinating institute of the test this year. The CAT 2019 (also known as IIM CAT) test will be held on November 24 this year. CAT 2019 registration has begun on the official website, iimcat.nic.in. Follow the steps given here to register for CAT 2019:
How to Apply for CAT Exam?
The application process of CAT 2019 is a four-step procedure which is mentioned below:
Step 1: Registration:
Go to the official website iimcat.ac.in. Register yourself by entering your email id, phone number, and date of birth. Candidates are advised to provide a valid and working mail id & phone number as all further communications will be notified on the same.
Step 2: Fill CAT Application Form:
This step will ask the candidate to provide the details like personal details, contact information, academic details, work experience, program preference and exam centre preference for the CAT 2019 Application Form completion.
Step 3: Uploading Documents:
Upload scanned images of your recent passport size photograph, signature and other required documents as asked in the process. Make sure you check the specifications before uploading any of these files.
Step 4: Payment of Application Fee:
CAT 2019 Application Form fees can be paid online using a debit/credit card or net banking. Find category-wise application fees for CAT 2019:
General/EWS/NC-OBC candidate will be charged Rs. 1900 while an SC/ST/PwD candidate will be charged Rs. 950 to appear for CAT 2019. Candidates will receive a confirmation email stating the successful submission of your CAT 2019 Application within a few minutes.
CAT 2019 Important Dates
- CAT 2019 registration and examination process will be held based this schedule:
- CAT 2019 registration starts: August 7, 2019, Wednesday, at 10:00 AM IST
- CAT 2019 registration ends: September 18, 2019, Wednesday, at 5:00 PM IST
- CAT 2019 admit card download begins: October 23, 2019, Wednesday, at 5:00 PM IST
- CAT 2019 test day: November 24, 2019, Sunday
The 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.