CAT 2020 dates have finally been announced. Amid uncertainty due to the pandemic Covid, it was presumed that CAT might get delayed.
However, IIM Indore, the body that is going to conduct CAT 2020 has released all the information related to the Common Admission Test, as summarized under.
||05 Aug, Wednesday 10:00 a.m.
||16 Sep, Wednesday 5:00 p.m.
||16 Oct, Friday
|Admit Card Download
||28 Oct, Wednesday 10:00 p.m.
||29 Nov, Sunday
||2nd week of January 2021
- 180 minutes or three hours spread over three sections
- 1 hour per section with no section switching
- Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension
- Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
- Quantitative Ability
- Combination of Multiple Choice (MCQ) and Direct Answer (TITA or Numerical Entry) questions
- On-screen calculator provided
- Overall, no change in pattern or section breakup expected so far
Rs. 1000 for SC, ST and PWD Candidates
Rs. 2000 for all other candidates
Bachelor’s Degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% for candidates belonging to SC, ST and PWD categories).
Candidates appearing for their final year Bachelor’s exam or those who have completed their exam but are awaiting their degree results, can also apply; but their admission would be provisional.