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2.31 Lakh Candidates Register for CAT 2021; Higher Than the CAT 2020

stats showing the cat registration number for last 10 yrs.

Selection Ratio: to remain 42 candidates per Seat

IIM A in their press release on 24th Sept has declared on CAT 2021 registration numbers.

As per IIM A in 2021, 2.31 Lakh candidates have registered for CAT 2021

  • CAT 2021 will be conducted on November 28, 2021 (Sunday).
  • The test format will remain same as last year, i.e. it will be in three shifts of 2-hour examination each, having three sections:
    • Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension,
    • Quantitative Ability, and
    • Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
  • Candidates will get 40 minutes for each section, PwD candidates will get 13 minutes and 20 seconds extra for each section.
  • This test will be conducted at over 400 Test Centres, spread across 159 cities in India on Sunday 28 November 2021
  • Tutorials and mock tests to know the test format will be available on the CAT website from the last week of October 2021

Common Admission Test (CAT) is the largest MBA entrance exam, leading to admission opportunities in 150+ MBA colleges including IIMs, FMS, MDI, SPJIMR, IITs, TAXILA among others.

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