CAT Centre, C/o. Admissions Office, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
The online application process of Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 has begun from today. CAT 2021 is a prerequisite for admission to various Post Graduate and Fellow/Doctorate programmes of IIMs. CAT 2021 scores are allowed to be used by listed non-IIM member institutions. As per the official bulletin, the CAT exam will be held on November 28 in 158 cities. Candidates will be given the option to choose six optional cities. CAT Centre will try its best to ensure that a candidate gets one of the preferred options. In case of high demand in a particular region, CAT Centre reserves the right to allot a centre close to any of the preferred options. Once a centre is allotted to a candidate, no change is permitted.
In order to be eligible for the CAT Exam, the candidate has to pass at least their Bachelor's degree with at least 50% (for General Category and for candidates from the NC-OBC caste). For SC/ST and Differently Abled (DA) candidates, the percentage required is 45%.
The information provided by the CAT website is contingent upon the decisions and directions issued from time to time by the central and state governments and IIMs. Candidates are advised to regularly check the CAT website for the latest information.