Direct Links to Download CAT Previous Year Papers (2008 to 2021):
Here you can find the solved CAT previous year paper starting from the year 2008 till the 2021 year. We provide the CAT 2021 question paper, and CAT 2020 question paper along with the solution in the pdf format so candidates can download and prepare for the upcoming CAT 2022 exam. CAT papers consist of 3 sections - 1. Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning(DILR), 2. Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC) 3. Quantitative Aptitude (QA). Before a candidate starts solving the CAT exam paper they are advised to go through CAT Syllabus and Exam Pattern, and check the complete composition of the CAT exam.
Why it's important to solve CAT Previous Year Papers?
All the CAT 2022 aspirants are advised to solve the CAT previous year’s paper for better preparation for the exam. Solving the papers will definitely help you in the upcoming CAT exam. By this, you can have some useful insight into your performance in the CAT exam and reshape your exam strategy according to that. It will give you an idea about the time management in the exam and topics that need more improvement for the exam. Once you have done solving the previous year’s papers now you can solve the CAT mock test series to analyze the performance and the level of practice they need to score more percentile in CAT 2022.
FAQ - CAT Previous Year Papers
Question. Is CAT a tough Exam? Answer. CAT is one of the toughest entrance exams in India. Every year more than 2,00,000 students participate in the exam and only 5,000 are able to secure seats in IIMs.
Question. Is CAT MCQ-based exam? Answer. Yes, the CAT exam has MCQ based pattern. CAT Exam can have up to 100 questions from all three sections. Each question carries 3 marks, for every right answer candidates will be given 3 marks and -1 will be deducted for every wrong answer.
Question. Who prepare the CAT question paper? Answer. CAT paper is prepared by the IIM which is hosting the exam. In 2022, CAT will be conducted by the IIM Bangalore.
Question. Where I can find the CAT previous year paper? Answer. CAT's previous year's question paper is not published officially by IIM. Although candidates can find the last few years' question papers on the MBAROI site. And they can also download the free pdf of answer keys also from here.