CAT 2016 Discussion (Official)



CAT 2016 is scheduled to be held in Nov 2016 in two sessions as a computer based test containing questions on quantitative aptitude, data interpretation and logical reasoning, verbal and reading comprehension.

Date of exam: November, 2016

The online application form of CAT 2016 is available from August, 2016. Candidates who fulfil the CAT Eligibility criteria can fill up the online application form.

A few key points about the importance of the exam are as follows.

  • The all India test is organized by IIMs will be held as per schedule given above.
  • The CAT 2016 Result are used to determine eligibility for admission in MBA / PGDM colleges and universities.
  • Each of the IIMs uses a separate criteria for admission.
  • Followed by call from the institute based on CAT scores, group discussions and personal interviews are held.
  • Each IIM assigns a specific weightage to CAT score, GD, PI, Work experience to select candidate.

How to know whether form has been submitted or not?

After successful registration, you will receive an email that has been auto generated by the system. Check that you have this mail before proceeding to download CAT Admit Card 2016.

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CAT Admit Card 2016 will be released for registered candidates in last week of October, 2016.

Information related to CAT 2016 results will be available starting 2rd week of January, 2017 the official website.

Get here complete details of CAT 2016 such as important dates, registration, admit card and result.

If you have any queries about CAT 2016, please ask here.

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5. Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Intrepretation for CAT by Nishit Sinha

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haii sir…
i am one the person write the exam in 2016
so plzz give me the suggestions
how to creak the CAT 2016
sai sasi vardhan


Can i do mba in finance or marketing after completing bsc (cbz) ??? Can i apply for cat ???


Hello Harsh
Yes you can do MBA in Finance and Marketing.
Eligibility for CAT:
The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
(45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and
Persons with Disability (PWD)/Differently Able (DA) category).


Hello Sasi Binnu!
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Can u please tell me the different exams for mba??? I am doing bsc(cbz)


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i hav cgpa;8 in 10th, but i have only 51% in 12th science stream…in collage i have cgpa 7.2 can i breach iim?


Hello Kishorkumaar_Nallamu

You Can Check CAT 2016 Eligibility here-

And Yes, You can definitely Crack It You just need to balance and manage what you are studying.

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Good Luck :slight_smile:


If i made a mistake of 0.40% in graduation percentage, do i need to re-register or i have any other option available.


Res. sir,
I am preparing for CAT 2016 and i have a query about form filling.
I am from OBC (Cast) and i don’t have Cast Certificate now, But I applied for it and it will take 1 to 2 months. So i want to know that, can i upload my Brother’s or Father’s Cast Certificate during form filling.
Please Reply as soon as possible. My mail I.D. is ([email protected]).
Thank You.


hi i have doubt regarding form filling
i uploaded the photograph which as not pure white backgorund so what should i do


For such an error, you will receive notification from CAT via Email. Please check your registered E-mail ID for same. Correction window will be made available from October 01, 2016.


my query is my admit card does not have my scanned photgraph. wat to do??


I apologise for the late response however CAT Admit card has the clear statement that " Admit Card is valid only if the candidate’s photograph and signature images are legibly printed" you should contact to officials in this matter also let us know is your issue has resolved?


CAT 2016 Score Card Released.!!!

Here is some college list who are accepting CAT 2016 score.