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CAT 2021 Exam Date Announced - Check Notification and Other Related Information

CAT 2021 will be conducted on November 28, 2021. The official notification regarding CAT 2021 has been updated at the CAT website -- iimcat.ac.in.

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  1. CAT 2021 Important Dates

The Common Admission Test 2021, popularly called CAT is a gateway to MBA and PGDM admissions at the IIM Colleges and other top b-schools in India. CAT exam 2021 will be conducted on November 28, 2021. The detailed CAT 2021 Notification is now available on iimcat.ac.in. The exam will be conducted in online mode. 

CAT 2021 Registration will start on August 4 and the last date to fill CAT application form is September 15. CAT 2021 answer key will be released in the first week of December 2021, and CAT 2021 Result is expected to be announced in the 2nd week of January 2021. You can check all CAT 2021 Important Dates here. Interested applicants must stay tuned to CollegeDekho for all latest and regular updates on CAT 2021.

CAT 2021 Important Dates

Candidates looking forward to CAT Exam can check the schedule of important dates here so that they do not miss out on the crucial information.

Important EventsImportant Dates (Out)
CAT 2021 notification release dateAugust 1, 2021
CAT 2021 registrationAugust 4, 2021
CAT 2021 registration last dateSeptember 15, 2021
CAT 2021 Application Form Correction3rd week of September 2021
CAT 2021 Mock Test1st week of October 2021
CAT Exam 2020 Admit Card AvailabilityOctober 27, 2021
CAT Exam 2021November 28, 2021
CAT 2021 Answer Key1st week of December 2021
Declaration of CAT Result 20212nd week of January 2021

Also Read: CAT Exam Preparation Tips

CAT is primarily conducted for admission to PG Management Courses offered by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) including:

Aspiring candidates can kick-start their CAT Exam Preparation in order to compete for the top b-schools in India for admissions 2021-23. A long-term preparation plan will increase the chances of scoring top percentile in the CAT 2021 exam. Before starting preparation for CAT, the candidates must have a clear idea of the CAT Exam Pattern and CAT Syllabus.

Candidates pursuing final-year undergraduate courses can use effective strategies with respect to Time Management for CAT preparation. If dealt with in a planned manner, you will be able to balance your preparation and ace the exam easily.

Also Read: What Happens After I Give my CAT Exam?

Candidates who bag admissions at the IIMs after clearing the CAT exam are sure to progress in their career prospects. Year after year, a large number of national and international companies visit IIM campuses in India to recruit students for management roles in different sectors and industries while offering attractive salary packages. Check the highest packages offered at IIM placements to know more about the job opportunities in IIMs!

Candidates who have any doubt regarding CAT 2021 exam may ask questions on the Collegedekho QnA zone

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