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About MICAT II 2021 - PGP GE & PI Shortlist Released

MICAT has released the GE & PI Shortlist Status of candidates for PGP Admission 2021 on February 23, 2021. The shortlist status was supposed to be released on February 19 but it was postponed by the institute. Candidates can now check their shortlist status from the official website by entering their MICA Application Number. The GE & PI rounds for PGP Admissions at MICA will begin from March 9 and go on till March 21, 2021. The dates will be different for each campus. Check details at the link given below.

MICAT 2021 Selection Process - Check GE & PI Shortlist Status

MICAT II 2021 result has been announced on the official body on February 15, 2021. The result has been released in the online mode on the official website and candidates can download their MICAT II 2021 Scorecard after logging in using their login credentials. Thereafter, MICA will be releasing the list of shortlisted candidates for their GE&PI rounds on February 19 and the GE & PI will be conducted on different dates between March 9 and March 21, 2021. MICAT II 2021 was conducted on January 30, 2021, from 9 am - 11:15 am. Click on the link given below for a detailed MICAT II paper analysis.

MICAT II 2021 Exam & Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key & Solutions

The admit card of MICAT II has been released on January 27, 2021. MICAT II 2021 registration closed on January 21, 2021, 8 pm. Candidates interested in appearing in the second phase of the MICA Admissions Test may download the admit card from the official website of MICA. MICAT I 2021 was conducted on December 5, 2020, and MICAT I Resulthas been declared on the official website on December 22, 2020. MICAT I 2021 admit card was released on December 3, 2021.

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Candidates appearing for MICAT II can also check MICAT I 2021 detailed analysis below

MICAT I 2021 Exam & Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key & Solutions - Live Updates

Candidates can fill the Application Form of MICAT if they fulfil theeligibility criteriaprescribed by the conducting body. Earlier, MICAT I registrations that were supposed to wrap up on November 25, 2020, were extended until November 26, 2020, 11:50 PM due to several requests and heavy traffic. MICAT exam duration has been reduced to 2 hours 15 minutes from 2 hours 45 minutes. The MICAT or MICA Admission Test is a management entrance exam organised by MICA Ahmedabad for admission to its PGDM-C or PGDM courses.

The exam is conducted twice every year in the months of December and January. Candidates appearing for MICAT exam are advised to download the admit card of MICAT and read all the important instruction provided on it.  MICAT is designed to test a candidate's aptitude and orientation towards communication as a profession. MICAT is a computer-based exam, which is conducted in two phases. Since MICA is among the top B-schools in India, especially for communication management, there are a lot of job opportunities after MBA from MICA that you can explore.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

MICAT 2021

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MICAT II Exam Analysis 2021 (Out)

MICAT II was conducted on January 30, 2021 from 9


MICAT II 2021 Result (Out)

MICAT II 2021 result has been announced on February


MICAT 2021 Cut Off

The MICAT 2021 cut-off will be released after result


MICAT 2021 Selection Process

MICA has released the GE&PI Shortlist Status for admission


MICAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Every year, MICA Ahmedabad conducts this entrance test to


MICAT II 2021 Application Form

MICAT II 2021 registrations have commenced from November 26


MICAT II 2021 Admit Card (Released)

MICAT II 2021 Admit Card has been released on


MICAT 2021 Exam Centres

The list of MICAT Exam Centres is released by


MICAT 2021 Exam Pattern

MICAT is a computer-based exam, which is conducted in


MICAT 2021 Mock Test

To ace the MICAT preparation, candidates must make a


MICAT 2021 Preparation Tips

If you are preparing for popular management entrance exams


MICAT 2021 Syllabus

There is no official MICAT Syllabus released by the


Best Books for MICAT 2021

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MICAT 2021 Answer Key

MICAT 2021 Answer Key provides answers to all the questions


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MICAT 2021 Highlights

Given below are the highlights of MICAT 2021

Exam NameMICA Admissions Test
Short Name of ExamMICAT
Exam Conducted byMICA, Ahmedabad
Frequency of ExamTwice in a Year (January & December)
Mode of ExamCBT (Computer Based Test)
Medium of InstructionsEnglish
Total Number of Sections3 Sections
Exam Duration2 Hours 15 Minutes (Reduced from 2 Hours 45 Minutes)

MICAT 2021 Important Dates

All the important dates of MICAT 2020 have been captured below.

MICAT 2021 Events


MICAT I 2021

Registration Process Start Date for MICAT I

October 6, 2020

Registration Process End Date for MICAT I

November 26, 2020 11:50 PM

Issue of MICAT I Admit Card

December 3, 2020 

MICAT I Exam Date

December 5, 2020

MICAT I Result Date

December 22, 2020 (Announced)


Registration Process Start Date for MICAT II

November 26, 2020

Registration Process End Date for MICAT II

January 20, 2021 11:50 pm
January 21, 2021, 8:00 pm

Issue of MICAT II Admit Card

January 27, 2021

MICAT II Exam Date

January 30, 2021

MICAT II Result Date

February 15, 2021 (Out)

GE & PI Shortlist

February 19, 2021
February 23, 2021

GE & PI Process

March 9 - 21, 2021

Final Results

Last week of March 2021

MICAT 2021 Conducting Body

Established in 1991, MICA, Ahmedabad is the only residential institute in the country, and perhaps in the Asia-Pacific region, which is dedicated to building leadership in Strategic Marketing and Communication. MICA Admissions Test (MICAT) is MICA's mandatory entrance examination, which candidates are expected to take in addition to having appeared in one of these AICTE mandated examinations: CAT/XAT/GMAT. MICA's two-year flagship Post-Graduate Diploma in Management - Communications (PGDM-C) grooms business leaders with a focus on innovative thinking, strategic marketing, and community outreach, creative and communications. The main aim of MICAT is to judge the overall abilities and skills of the candidates.

All About MICAT 2021

Get a detailed overview of the MICAT 2021 exam by going through the vital information provided below.

What is MICAT 2021?

MICAT is a management entrance exam that is conducted by MICA, Ahmedabad. The exam provides admission to its flagship two years long PGDM-C programme, also known as, Post Graduate Diploma in Management Communications. MICAT is conducted twice a year for aspirants, i.e. in the months of December and February. Better of the two MICAT exam performances will be considered to shortlisted candidates for admission to the MICA, Ahmedabad.

MICAT Eligibility Criteria 2021

The conducting body of MICAT 2021 has prescribed certain eligibility criteria that need to be satisfied by aspirants before applying for the exam. The best thing about the MICAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria is that there is no age boundation or limit. An individual from any age bracket or group can fill up the application form of MICAT 2021. However, there are certain guidelines and norms for the educational qualifications that must be met to sit for the online examination. For detailed information, check the Eligibility Criteria of MICAT 2021.

MICAT Exam Pattern 2021

The MICAT Exam Pattern has not seen significant changes over the years, however, for the year 2021, the examination time has been reduced from 2 hours 15 minutes to 2 hours 45 minutes. It is essential to be aware of the MICAT Exam Pattern 2021, in order to score well in the exam. Click here to get an outline of the MICAT 2021 Exam Pattern.

MICAT Syllabus 2021

The Syllabus of MICAT 2021 is a crucial part of the exam preparation. One should be aware of all the important topics and subjects to score well in the examination. Know everything about the MICAT Syllabus 2021 here!

MICAT Admit Card 2021

MICAT will release a separate admit card for both MICAT 1 and MICAT 2. Candidates can visit the official website of MICA Ahmedabad to download their MICAT admit card

MICAT How to Prepare 2021

With proper strategy and plan, preparing for MICAT 2021 becomes an easy task. A candidate is able to crack the examination in one go if he/she is fully equipped with the tips and tricks. Find out a few of the most essential pointers of How to Prepare for MICAT 2021 by clicking here!

MICAT Mock Test 2021

MICAT 2021 Mock tests are the practice tests that help an individual in understanding the exam better and enhancing the performance. Know everything about the Mock tests of MICAT 2021.

MICAT Previous Year Question Papers 2021

The last year question papers of MICAT 2021 is one of the best ways to analyse the preparation and identify the weak areas. It is also a great medium to practice regularly and polish the preparation for the exam. Applicants must try solving as many MICAT 2021 Previous Year Question Papers as possible to get a knack of the exam. Find the last year question papers of MICAT 2021 here!

MICAT Exam Centres 2021

There are around 48 test centres for MICAT 2021 that are spread all across the nation. All the major cities of India have an exam centre for the MICAT 2021 keeping in view the popularity and willingness to appear for it. Here is the detailed list of MICAT 2021 Exam Centres 2021.

MICAT Exam Analysis 2021

The exam analysis of MICAT 2021 is an important part of the examination which assesses the performance of the applicant. The analysis dissects the MICAT Exam and its difficulty level for the test-takers so that they can understand where they stand in terms of preparation and performance. To know the kind and type of questions asked in the MICAT exam, read the MICAT Exam Analysis.

MICAT Selection Process 2021

Qualifying the MICAT exam is not the only parameter to get admission to the MICA, Ahmedabad. It is a medium through which an applicant can do another round of selection process. Only those candidates who have met the cutoff criteria issued by the conducting body are invited for the further rounds of the selection process. Check out the stages that are a part of MICAT 2021 Selection process!

MICAT Calculation of Scaled Scores

Check the infographics provided below to know the weightage of all components considered for calculating the final scores of MICAT

MICAT Scores Calculcation

MBA Colleges Accepting MICAT

MICAT scores are only accepted by MICA, Ahmedabad. Candidates looking for admission in the college need to appear for MICAT. 

MICAT 2021 Contact Details

MICA Shela, Ahmedabad - 380 058,

Gujarat, India

Phone no: +91 2717 308250 +91 2717 308349

Important Dates

MICAT 2020 Important EventsDates
Registration Date 26 Nov to 21 Jan, 2021
Admit Card Date 27 Jan, 2021
Exam Date 30 Dec to 03 Jan, 2021
Declaration of Result Date 14 Feb, 2021
Interview Date 09 Mar to 21 Mar, 2021

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FAQs about MICAT

Is MICAT tougher than CAT?

MICAT and CAT are both very different exams. While MICAT focuses more on testing the creativity of a candidate, CAT is more about testing a candidate's analytical and numerical ability. That being said, the difficulty level of CAT is surely higher than that of MICAT.

How many candidates appear for MICAT every year?

On average, around 5,000 to 6,000 students appear for MICAT every year.

Are CAT scores required along with MICAT scores for admission?

Yes, a candidate must submit their score in CAT, XAT or GMAT when applying for MICA in addition to appearing for MICAT.

How many seats are available in MICAT?

There are a total of 180 seats in MICA Ahmedabad for which admissions are done through MICAT scores.

Is MICAT a tough exam?

The difficulty level of MICAT usually ranges from Easy to Moderate with only some of the questions found to be difficult by most of the candidates.

Can I appear for MICAT both times?

Yes, you can appear for both MICAT I and MICAT II in a single admission session. Only the best score of the two is counted for admission.

How many times is MICAT conducted in a year?

MICAT is conducted twice every year, once in December and once in February.

How many times can I appear for MICAT?

You can appear in MICAT any number of times if you qualify the eligibility criteria specified for the exam.

What is the full form of MICAT?

The full form of MICAT is MICAT Admissions Test.

What is MICAT?

MICAT is an entrance exam conducted by MICA Ahmedabad for admission to its PGDM courses.

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