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Common Admission Test (CAT)
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Common Admission Test (CAT) is conducted by The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for those applicants who wish to get enrolled in management programs in best colleges in India. As we know that it is not easy to crack this exam, so candidates should know CAT Syllabus 2015 for scoring good marks.
Here on this page we are giving you CAT Topic wise Syllabus for the candidate's suitability. With the help of this Syllabus, they can do their preparation in proper manner and give proper time to every subject. You should collect your study material according to the syllabus for the better preparation.

  • Applicants must have completed Graduation in relevant discipline with 50% marks from the recognized University/Institution.
  • 45% marks required for Candidates belong to the Scheduled Caste and PWD.
  • Candidates those are pursuing the final year and full fill the application form requirement are also eligible to apply.
Registration Fee:
Candidates have to make Registration fee payment through online modes only by Credit Card, Debit Card or through Net Banking. Applying Process:
  • Candidates can apply online through the official website that is iimcat.ac.in
  • Find the appropriate notification and fill the application form in the proper manner.
  • Upload your recent photograph and signature.
  • Make the payment of fee.
  • Submit the form and take the print out of it for future use.

  •  If you are doing your Graduation than start preparing from second year of graduation.
  •  If you completed Graduation and ready to give the Cat in next coming November, Prepare ar least 10-14 hours  daily and seriously.
  •  Minimum 10 hours study required before the 6 months of Cat exams.
  •  Minimum 10,000 Vocabulary (new databank) required to prepare.
  •  Daily two hours required to study newspapers and Editorials. (English)
  •  Read at least two magazines, one novel each week.
  •  Try for the shortcuts of mathematics. Calculations must be strong.
  •  See any type of graph in any where you find, try to interpret that as fast as possible.
  •  Change your attitude. Make one decision strictly. And only try for right decision or don’t answer in case of  ambiguity.
  •  Read whatever you love. But try to read on different subjects articles.
  •  Before three months of Cat, Daily solve one set of available question paper.
  •  Try to make logical sense everywhere.
  •  Try to solve calculations mentally.

Release of Advertisement

27th July (Sunday), 2014

Online Registration for CAT

06thAugust 10:00AM to 30th September 11:59PM, 2014

Admit Card Download

16th October to Exam Date (16th or 22nd November, 2014)

Exam Date

16th (Sunday) and 22nd (Saturday) November, 2014

Release of Result

Third week of December, 2014


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Know about the CMAT exam paper, colleges accepting CMAT score, registration procedure, past years' exams' detailed analysis, practice mock online CMAT tests to clear the cutoff scores and get admission in best MBA colleges in India through CMAT.

  • Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a national level admission test for admission in all management programs approved by AICTE.
  • Generally, the exam is held twice a year in the months of Feb and Sept.The better of two scores will be used for admission for 2014-15.
  • AICTE has now decided to conduct CMAT in Foreign Countries for facilitating eligible NRIs/PIOs and foreign nationals to appear in CMAT for seeking admission in institutions in India following CMAT merit list for 2014-15 under special provisions defined in AICTE Approval Processand against all vacancies left after completion of centralized admission in management institutions.

Graduates in any discipline OR Final year students of Graduate Courses (10+2+3) whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for 2014 can apply.
Note: In case of foreign nationals, it will be as per recognition and equivalence standards notified by Association of Indian Universities.

Name Of The Organization

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

Announcement Type

CMAT 2015 – 2016

Exam Name

National Level Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) (First Test)



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Last date for online registration

25 August 2014  Extend up-to 1/9/2014