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CAT 2017: IIMs to release detailed notification tomorrow

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) will be releasing the official notification for the CAT 2017 tomorrow, July 30.

CAT 2017 Official Notification

CAT 2017 Official Notification

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM)-Lucknow will be conducting the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2017 on November 26 in two sessions at approximately 140 test centres across India.

Further, as reported by TOI, all the IIMs will be releasing the detailed notification of CAT 2017 tomorrow, July 30.

(Read: CAT 2017: Exam to be held on this date, check out here! )

Where to check the official notification:

After per latest media reports, the official notification of CAT 2017 will be released in all the newspapers across the country.

Eligibility criteria:

Those candidates who are willing to appear for the examination need to possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised institute/university.

Candidates who are in their final year or are waiting for results to be declared are also eligible to apply.

Last year, IIM Bangalore was the conveyor of CAT exam and over 2 lakh candidates appeared for the same on December 4.

Moreover, last year, after the CAT 2016 got over, rumours arose that the question paper got leaked. However, in an official notice, IIM Bangalore said that candidates should not pay any attention to such rumours.

The CAT 2017 is one of the toughest examinations for taking MBA admissions in 19 IIMs and 150 other institutes of India.

List of courses offered:

  • Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management
  • Post Graduate Programme in Management
  • Post-Graduate Programme in Food and Agribusiness Management
  • Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management
  • Post Graduate Programme in Securities Markets

Meanwhile, Professor Neeraj Dwivedi, convener, CAT 2017, in an official release said that there is no new change as of now in the examination structure. Like previous years, there will be three sections – Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning, and Quantitative Ability. The duration of the test will be 180 minutes.

[Source”timesofindia”]