Indian Institute of Management (IIM) CAT 2020 application process has begun today, August 5. All the candidates who are interested in appearing for the examination can go through the application process on the official website, iimcat.ac.in.
This year the exam is scheduled to be conducted on November 29. The last day to apply to participate for the exam is September 16, 2020. The website has a disclaimer running that the date of the exam could be changed depending on the COVID-19 situation and students are suggested to keep checking the official website regularly.
CAT or Common Admission Test is conducted for admission to the prestigious IIM which has 20 campuses across India. The test is conducted for admission to the flagship management programme run by various IIMs. The test will be conducted at 156 cities across the country.
Interested candidates need to hold a bachelor’s degree to be eligible to apply with at least 50% marks (45% for reserved categories). The CAT scores will be used by various IIMs for admissions purposes. The next stage of admission will depend on the eligibility criteria set by each institute. IIMs may also use the previous academic performance, work experience and other criteria for admission purposes.
Candidates are advised to go through the various factors such as selection process, qualification. eligibility, application process, exam pattern, exam syllabus before proceeding with the application process.