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CAT 2021 Official Notification (To be Released): Check CAT 2021 Exam Dates Here

The CAT 2021 official website will be live soon and candidates can then download the official notification for CAT 2021. The exam dates for CAT 2021 will be available on the official website.

CAT 2021 Official Notification Released: Check CAT 2020 Exam Dates Here

The official website for the Common Admissions Test (CAT) 2021 will be launched tentatively in the month of July 2021. Candidates can then access all of the information about CAT 2021.

CAT 2021 registrations are expected to start in August 2021 and will go on till the last week of September. As per the previous years' trends, the exam date of CAT 2021 is likely to be set in the last week of November in two or more slots.

The launch of the official website will provide an answer to a lot of questions asked by CAT 2021 aspirants. Here is all of the important information about the CAT 2021 exam.

CAT 2021 Important Dates

The important dates of CAT 2021 will be updated here as soon as they are released.



CAT 2021 Notification Released

Last Week of July 2021

Application Starting Date for CAT 2021

First Week of August 2021

Last Date to Apply for CAT 2021

Third Week of September 2021

CAT 2021 Application Form Correction

To be Announced

CAT 2021 Admit Card Release

Fourth Week of October 2021

CAT 2021 Exam Date

Last Week of November 2021

Also Read:Importance of CAT in MBA Admissions

How to Apply for CAT 2021

Candidates will be able to apply for CAT 2021 as soon as the forms are released. All applications will be made from the official website of CAT 2021. Candidates will first have to register on the website and then log in to fill the CAT 2021 application form. Candidates will have to submit the application along with the application fee till the last date of registration which will be around the last week of September 2021.

CAT 2021 Application Fee

All Other CandidatesRs. 2,000
SC / ST / PwD CandidatesRs. 1,000

Changes in CAT Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of CAT has been revised from CAT 2020 onwards. All candidates appearing for the exam must know the new exam pattern of CAT 2021. The total number of questions in CAT 2021 will remain the same as 100 but the total time duration has been shortened to 2 hours or 120 minutes from 3 hours. Candidates will now only have 40 minutes of time per section. The number of questions, time duration, syllabus and sections have been kept the same.

Also Read:All About the CAT Exam - Check Exam Details & Procedure

CAT 2021 Exam Centres

CAT 2021 will be conducted nation-wide in a total of 156 cities. Candidates will be able to fill their preference for six exam centres while filling the CAT 2021 application form.

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Dear Student,

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Dear Student,

Congratulations on getting a 91 percentile score in CMAT 2021. You definitely have a chance of getting a seat in the National Institute of Business Management (NIBM), Pune with this score. The NIBM Pune CMAT cut off for Open seats is around 90 - 95 percentile and it is expected to be a bit lower for reserved seats. You can also check some other colleges that match your requirement in the following article.

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