CAT 2016 Application Deadline Extended to 27 September! Know how to apply for it
CAT (Common Admission Test) is the management aptitude test conducted by the Indian Institute of Managements (IIMs) to evaluate prospective candidates and enroll them to their PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) programs. The exam is conducted online once a year and depending on the CAT scores, group discussion, written ability test and personal interview rounds individuals are selected for admission in IIM. CAT 2016 will be held on December 4 in test centres located across 138 cities.
Previously the management of IIM CAT decided to keep the deadline for online application to 22 September but according to the latest update, the CAT 2016 deadline is extended up to 27 September, which means the candidates are going to get 5 more days to apply for the test. The online registration window will be open till 5:00 p.m. so all the applications must be completed before that.
CAT 2016 Tentative Result Date
The tentative information related to CAT 2016 results will be available from 2nd week of January, 2017. The list of candidates shortlisted for next level of selection will be available at the official IIM websites. Interview letters will be sent to the shortlisted candidates by the IIMs.
Help Desk for CAT 2016
For PWD (Person with Disabilities) candidates who are looking forward to their IIM admission, a dedicated help desk (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been introduced to answer their queries. Apart from this, a separate tab on the CAT webpage is provided in order to assist the PWD candidates with wheelchair or using an optical zoom feature etc. The option to choose these facilities will be open from 1 to 5 October, 2016. Every test centre will have PWD coordinators to help the PWD candidates and they will also be given a 15 minutes “priority access” at the examination centre.