CAT 2017 Application Form, Notification will be Out on 30th July (Expected)

CAT 2017 Exam Details :

CAT Application Form 2017 will be released in the month of August 2017. This examination is one of the toughest examinations to take admissions in Management Schools of India. The last date for the submission of CAT 2017 online form is Last week of September 2017. In case if any errors are made in the application form, the students can make changes by applying to the correction window till First Week of October 2017. Admit Card for CAT 2017 Examination will be released in the third week of October month. As it is the main stream examination conducted in order to give admission to candidates in renowned Indian Institutes of Management.

Latest Updates: As per the revealed news, CAT 2017 Notification is expected to be released on 30th July. Application Form will be released in August and online registration will also be started from August 2017.

About CAT: CAT also known as Common Admission Test is one of the hardest exam conducted at national level. It is a competitive examination conducted by the IIM to grant admission in top 19 Indian Institute of Management and various other business schools. It is a Common entrance examination to pursue postgraduate in business. CAT 2017 Notification is tending to be out soon, so here we will update you with all the necessary information and details. The candidates who'll qualify this exam will be called for further evaluation in next round which consists of group discussion and Interview which is also called the selection and rejection stage. CAT 2017 Examination has offered great opportunities to all those students who aspire to pursue post graduation in business.

Here we will try to update you with all the necessary criterion required to qualify Common Admission Test 2017. It will include Age, Eligibility, Educational Qualification, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, etc. CAT 2017 Application Form will be available soon, and we will notify as soon as it releases out.

CAT 2017 Seats Quota

Though the no. of seats are not specified and also the number vary year to year, it also provides a great opportunity to a huge no. of students. But, there is also a short amount of relaxation for all those candidates who belong to reserved categories as there is certain no. of seats which are reserved for these categories. Let us have a look at them in a clear view.

  • ST- 7.5%
  • SC- 15%
  • OBC- 27%
  • PWD- 3%

Note- The candidate who'll be claiming reservation has to attach supporting documents with the CAT 2017 Application Form. The aspirants who'll fail in submitting the required documents proving their reservation will not be given any relaxation.

CAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

Education Qualification: -

  • CAT is an eligibility test or common admission test conducted for admission in B-schools. The aspirants who want to apply for CAT 2017 Examination has to possess a Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree from a recognized university by government of India with at least 50% while for the candidates belonging to different categories like SC/ST/PWD have a relaxation of 5% i.e. they should have only 45%.
  • The applicants who are in final year as in 2017 and waiting for results can also apply. Though the condition is the students has to submit the real documents before 30 June 2017.

Age Limit: -

There is no specified age limit for applicants who will be applying for CAT 2017 Exam, though the minimum age is expected to be 18 years with no upper age limit.

CAT 2017 Important Dates :

CAT 2017 Events Dates
CAT 2017 Notification Declaration Date 30th July 2017
Starting Date to Submit CAT 2017 Online Application Form First Week of August 2017
Last date to submit CAT 2017 Application Form Last Week of September 2017
Last Date for Application From Correction window First Week of October 2017
CAT 2017 Admit Card Release Date 3rd Week of October 2017
CAT 2017 Exam Date First Week of December 2017
CAT 2017 Result Declaration Date Second Week of January 2017

CAT 2017 Application Form :

Aspirants, who’re looking forward to apply for this examination, should visit the official website of CAT 2017 Online Examination i.e. Application procedure can be completed by clicking on the Link of CAT 2017 Notification which will be displayed on the homepage. After that read all the instructions carefully before filling the form in order to avoid any mistake. Then fill in all your personal and academic credentials along with that also submit scanned copies of photograph and signature. Check the filled details properly and make the online payment of Application fee followed by the submission of the form.

How to do CAT 2017 Online Registration?

  • Visit the Official website of CAT i.e.
  • Look for CAT 2017 Notification
  • Click on Apply Online for CAT 2017 Examination
  • Go through all the instructions mentioned carefully before filling up the form.
  • Fill all the asked details and check it carefully
  • Upload scanned copy of Photograph, Signature, Supporting documents
  • Submit the CAT 2017 Application Form
  • Take out a hard copy of the form

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CAT 2017 Application Fee :

The applicant has to pay the following amount of fees for this test. The Unreserved category i.e. Gen/OBC has to pay Rs. 1700 and the SC/ST/PWD will have to pay Rs. 850. The applicants have to upload a copy of their SC/ST/PWD certificate along with the form while making the fee payment. Once the fees are submitted, it'll not be refunded back.

CAT 2017 Exam Pattern :


No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

1. Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension



2. Quantitative Aptitude



3. Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning



Total Questions/Total Marks



Correct Answer- (+4) and Wrong Answer- (-1)

Total Time- 3 hours (180 minutes)

CAT 2017 Syllabus :

Verbal and Reading Comprehension Ability Quantitative Aptitude Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
  • Analogies or Reverse Analogies
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Meaning-Usage and Match
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Close Passage
  • Summary Questions
  • English Usage and Grammar
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • English Vocabulary
  • Antonyms & Synonyms
  • Facts, Interfaces, and Judgements
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Percentage
  • Time and Work
  • LCM and HCF
  • Profit and Loss
  • Number system
  • CI and SI
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Speed, Time and Distance
  • Averages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Binomial Theorem
  • Linear Equations
  • Complex Numbers
  • Logarithms
  • Surds and Indices
  • Sequences and Series
  • Set theory
  • Probability
  • Inequalities
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Functions
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Mensuration
  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Pie-Charts
  • Number and Letter Series
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Cubes
  • Line charts
  • Calendar
  • Clocks
  • Bar Graph
  • Binary Logic
  • Tables
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Caselets
  • Syllogism
  • Blood Relations
  • Logical Matching
  • Logical Connectives
  • Logical Sequence

CAt 2017 Selection Procedure :

Selection process is a three step process

  • Firstly, the first round will be CAT 2017 Exam
  • Qualified candidates will be put through either WAT (Written Ability Test) or through GD
  • Lastly, the applicant has to face personal Interview or PI.

CAT Admit Card 2017 :

Candidates who will successfully submit their CAT 2017 Application Form can easily avail the CAT 2017 Admit Card from the official website. Common Admission Test will soon release the notification regarding the admission process. Admit Card of CAT 2017 will also be revealed soon after the completion of the submission process.

CAT Cut off 2017 :

These are the minimum marks required for a candidate to qualify one examination. CAT 2017 Cut-Off Marks will be soon out as soon as the result will be declared. Students will be distributed on the basis of marks scored by them. Students check whether they have qualified the exam or not by checking the official cut-off released by the concerned authorities.

CAT Result 2017 :

The CAT 2017 result will be declared after few month of the examination process. CAT Result 2017 will be published on The result will include components like Standard score set for every section, Total Score, CAT 2017 Cut-Off Percentile, etc. This result can also be used to take admission in different B-Schools and PGDM, MBA Courses offering colleges.

CAT Online Test Series 2017 :

Scoring good marks in an examination is of vital importance and to excel in the exam, we have to practice no matter what. We have summed up here Free Mock Tests and Online Test Series of CAT 2017 for the Preparation. These test series or mock tests will be aimed to widen candidate's knowledge about the structure and pattern of the examination. It will also help you in analyzing your current position. The test papers in the CAT 2017 Online Test Series will be based on new pattern and updated syllabus. Along with this we also conduct three sectional test as well provide doubt solving panel, in order to help you solving all complex problems. An official application has also been launched to provide user’s quick solution to their problems. You can easily avail this application from the playstore.

CAT Previous Year Papars :

We have also gathered here Previous Year Papers of CAT to help you understand the type of questions asked in the examination. These test papers will surely help you in keeping a hold on all the sections mentioned in the question paper. CAT Previous Year Papers will surely be of great help in qualifying any examination. To avail these exam papers, you can refer to our official website.

CAT Preparation Tips :

We have listed here Preparation Tips To Crack CAT 2017 Exam. So have a glance at the below mentioned points.

  • No matter what the examination is, You have to work hard
  • Try to be consistent in your learning process
  • Try to be less diverted and focused
  • Take enough of time to solve the question paper
  • Analyse the question carefully before answering
  • In the end, I would like to wish you Good Luck

According to the revealed news, IIM CAT 2017 Notification is expected to be released on 30th July but is an expected date so may be it will be postponed or Preponed.