Live Updates: CAT Answer Key 2023 direct link, marks vs percentile, expected cutoff

Angana Nath
Angana NathUpdated On: December 03, 2023 10:00 am IST
CAT Answer key 2023 along with the response sheet will be released anytime soon on the official website. Candidates should enter the login credentials to check and download the answer key and response sheet. 
CAT Answer Key and Sheet 2023 (Image credit: Pexels)CAT Answer Key and Sheet 2023 (Image credit: Pexels)

CAT Answer Key 2023: IIM Lucknow will release the CAT 2023 answer key anytime soon on the official website. Experts assume that the CAT answer key 2023 will be available in the online mode tentatively on or before December 4, 2023. Along with the CAT answer key, the authority will release the response sheet for the test takers. At first, the authority will release the CAT provisional answer key in pdf format. To download the CAT answer key, the candidates should enter the login credentials, such as the User ID and password. 

The CAT response sheet is nothing but the answers marked by the candidates in the CAT exam. In the response sheet, the candidates will find the green coloured tick if the answer is correctly marked. Similarly, if the answer is wrong, then it will be cross-marked in red colour. Using the response sheet and answer key, the candidates should thoroughly check the answers, so that they can calculate their score. Note, that the authority will release the result based on the CAT raw marks. For the same, the raw marks will be converted into the CAT Percentile score 2023

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CAT Answer Key 2023 Date and Time

Check out the tentative date and time of releasing the CAT answer key and sheet 2023 here in the following table:

Particulars

Details

Expected date 1

by or before December 4, 2023

Expected date 2

by December 5, 2023

Expected time of release

Between 5 PM to 8 PM

Important Links | 

CAT Answer Key 2023 Direct Link

The direct link for downloading the CAT answer key and response sheet will be added soon once the same will be added.

Direct link to download CAT answer key and response sheet  2023 - To be Released

Note, that if the candidates will find any answer incorrectly marked, then they should raise an objection against it before the last date. Along with it, the candidates should provide supporting facts in favour of raising the challenge. Post that, the authority will verify the answer and release the final answer key addressing the error. 

CAT Answer Key 2023: Steps to challenge

The mode of challenging the CAT answer key is online only. Candidates can check out the following steps to raise an objection.
  • Visit the official website iimcat.ac.in
  • Click on the "Login" option, which is available on the homepage
  • Enter the login credentials, such as login ID and password
  • Click on the objection tab
  • Candidates will find the "+" sign to add an objection
  • Verify the question number by referring the pdf of the question paper
  • Enter the relevant details in favour of the challenge
  • Upload the supporting documents
  • Pay Ts 1200 as objection fees using a credit card/ debit card
  • Submit the objection

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CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023

  • Dec 03, 2023 10:00 AM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: Expected Qualifying and Final CAT Cutoff 2023

    Institute NameCAT Qualifying Cutoff 2023 (Expected)CAT Final Cutoff 2023 (Expected)
    IIM Sambalpur9395-96
    IIM Trichy9394-95
    IIM Amritsar9095-96
    IIM Indore9097-98

  • Dec 03, 2023 09:30 AM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: Expected Qualifying Cutoff and Final Cutoff

    Institute NameExpected CAT 2023 Qualifying CutoffExpected CAT Final Cutoff 2023
    IIM Ahmedabad8099-100
    IIM Bangalore8599-100
    IIM Lucknow9099
    IIM Calcutta8599

  • Dec 03, 2023 09:00 AM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: Past Years Trends of Releasing Answer Key

    CAT YearCAT Exam DateCAT Answer Key Release Date
    CAT 2022 Answer KeyNovember 27, 2022December 1, 2022
    CAT 2021 Answer KeyNovember 28, 2021December 8, 2021
    CAT 2020 Answer KeyNovember 29, 2020December 8, 2020
    CAT 2019 Answer KeyNovember 24, 2019November 29, 2019
    CAT 2018 Answer KeyNovember 25, 2018December 7, 2018

  • Dec 03, 2023 08:30 AM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in Odisha

    • KIIT School of Management (KIIT University)
    • XIM University

  • Dec 03, 2023 08:00 AM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in Punjab

    • University Business School, Chandigarh
    • University Business School, Ludhiana

  • Dec 02, 2023 11:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in Haryana

    • JK Business School
    • National Power Training Institute
    • Management Development Institute, Gurgaon

  • Dec 02, 2023 10:40 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in Bihar

    • Development Management Institute, Patna
    • Chandragupt Institute of Management, Patna

  • Dec 02, 2023 10:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in West Bengal

    • Army Institute of Management
    • IISWBM
    • Management Development Institute, Murshidabad
    • Eastern Institute of Integrated Learning in Management
    • International Management Institute, Kolkata

  • Dec 02, 2023 10:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in Tamil Nadu

    • Bharathidasan Institute of Management
    • Loyola Institute of Business Administration
    • NIT Trichy
    • Dwaraka Doss Governdhan Vaishnab College
    • Tandon School of Business
    • Thiagarajar School of Management

  • Dec 02, 2023 09:40 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of Non-IIM Member Institutes in Madhya Pradesh

    • Jaipuria Institute of Management
    • Indian Institute of Forest Management

  • Dec 02, 2023 09:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: Non-IIM Member Institutes in Gujarat

    • Adani University
    • Institute of Management, Nirma University
    • MICA
    • National Forensic Sciences University
    • EDII
    • Institute of Rural Management
    • Pandit Deendayal; Energy University

  • Dec 02, 2023 09:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of 5 Best Non-IIM Institutes

    • Xavier School of Management, Jharkhand
    • Management Development Institute Gurgaon
    • Symbiosis Institute of Business Management
    • SP Jain Institute of Management and Research
    • JMI New Delhi

  • Dec 02, 2023 08:40 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: List of 5 Best IIMs as per NIRF Rankings

    • IIM Ahmedabad
    • IIM Bangalore
    • IIM Kozhikode
    • IIM Calcutta
    • IIT Delhi

  • Dec 02, 2023 08:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: Top MBA Colleges in Uttarakhand

    • IIM Udaipur
    • NMIT Jaipur
    • Manipal University Jaipur
    • Jaipura Institute of Management

  • Dec 02, 2023 08:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet 2023: Top B-Schools in Andhra Pradesh as per NIRF Ranking

    • IIM Visakhapatnam
    • KL College of Engineering
    • Krea University

  • Dec 02, 2023 07:40 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Seat Matrix of IIM (Set 3)

    InstituteAvailable Seats
    IIM Raipur210 seats
    IIM Tiruchirappalli210 seats
    IIM Kashipur210 seats
    IIM Shillong180 seats
    IIM Sirmaur170 seats

  • Dec 02, 2023 07:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Seat Matrix of IIM (Set 2)

    InstituteAvailable Seats
    IIM Ahmedabad385 seats
    IIM Rohtak240+60 seats
    IIM Nagpur240 seats
    IIM Amritsar240 seats
    IIM Ranchi210+150 seats

  • Dec 02, 2023 07:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Seat Matrix of IIM

    Name of the InstituteAvailable Seats
    IIM Bangalore565 seats
    IIM Mumbai550 seats
    IIM Kozhikode525 seats
    IIM Lucknow490 seats
    IIM Calcutta462 seats

  • Dec 02, 2023 06:40 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: List of Participating IIMs

    • IIM Bodh Gaya
    • IIM Jammu
    • IIM Raipur
    • IIM Ranchi
    • IIM Kashipur
    • IIM Sirmaur
    • IIM Sambalpur
    • IIM Tirchy
    • IIM Udaipur
    • IIM Ahmedabad
    • IIM Kozhikode
    • IIM Lucknow
    • IIM Indore
    • IIM Nagpur
    • IIM Rohtak
    • IIM Amritsar

  • Dec 02, 2023 06:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: IIM Admission Process

    To take admission to IIM, the candidates should go through the following selection rounds:

    • Written Ability Test
    • Discussion in Groups
    • Interviews with Individuals

  • Dec 02, 2023 06:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Expected Good Percentile for Non-IIMs

    Type of the InstituteExpected Good Percentile
    Tier-I Non IIMs92+ Percentile
    Tier-II Non IIMs90+ Percentile
    Tier-III Non IIMs85+ Percentile

  • Dec 02, 2023 05:40 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Slot 1 Analysis

    • Overall difficulty level: Moderate
    • VARC Difficulty Level: Moderate
    • DILR Difficulty Level: Tough to Moderate
    • Quant Difficulty Level: Moderate

  • Dec 02, 2023 05:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Marks Vs Percentile

    CAT ScoreCAT Percentile
    90-15098-100
    80-9094-97
    72-7990-93
    61-7185-89

  • Dec 02, 2023 05:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Expected Resut Release Date

    Considering the previous years' trends, it can be assumed that the CAT results 2023 will be released tentatively in the last week of January 2023, that is after two months from the CAT exam date. However, last year the exam conducting authority released the CAT result in December. Hence, candidates can expect an early declaration of CAT result as well. 

  • Dec 02, 2023 04:40 PM IST

    Is CAT Answer Key and Response Sheet same?

    CAT response sheet is the answers marked by the candidates on the CAT exam; whereas the CAT answer key contains the correct answers to the questions. CAT answer key will be released by the exam conducting authority. 

  • Dec 02, 2023 04:20 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Steps to Check

    • Visit the official website or on the direct link added here
    • Enter the login credentials, such as User ID and password
    • CAT 2023 answer key pdf will be displayed on the screen
    • Download the CAT answer key and cross check the answers

  • Dec 02, 2023 04:00 PM IST

    CAT Answer Key 2023: Required Login Credentials

    To download the CAT answer key 2023, candidates should enter the login credentials, such as the User ID and password. Note, that if the candidates forget the password, then they should reset it by visiting the login page. 

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