Mumbai: Anxiety runs deep into the rank of candidates who appeared for the CAT 2017 (Common Admission Test) held in November as different reports are claiming different dates of result declaration.
The CAT 2017 Information Brochure actually clearly said the CAT 2017 result will be declared in the second week of January, 2018.
However, some reports last week claimed that the CAT 2017 result could be declared today i.e. Friday January 05, 2018.
Late in the evening on Thursday however it was learnt that the CAT result will be declared in the second week of January - as per the announced schedule.
The latest report makes sense as it quoted Prof Neeraj Dwivedi of IIM-Lucknow or IIM-L, the convener of the examination, who told the Hindustan Times that the results will be declared “some time in second week of January.”
However keep visiting this page for the latest regarding CAT result.
Once declared, the link of the CAT 2017 result will be avaliable on the CAT website, the list of candidates shortlisted for the next level of selection will be made available on the website of the respective IIMs.
CAT 2017 score is valid only till December 31, 2018 and will accordingly be accessible on the website.
Performance in CAT 2017 examination is an important component for consideration in the selection process. IIMs may also use previous academic performance of the candidates, relevant work experience and other similar inputs in shortlisting of candidates at various stages of the selection process.
The website addresses of all IIMs are given as under.
A total of around 1,99,600 candidates appeared for the exam for which 2,31,067 students had registered. The CAT was conducted on Sunday November 26 in 381 test centres spread across 140 cities in India.
The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) had on December 07 released online the Question Paper and Objection Form for CAT 2017 (Common Admission Test) on its official website.
Candidates were also given a provision to challenge the Answer Keys after paying the stipulated fee.
Common Admission Test (CAT) 2017 is the compulsory test for MBA admissions in 19 IIMs and 150 other institutes of the country.
The selection of candidates will be done on the basis of Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) followed by Personal Interviews (PI) roundAll the selected candidates will get admission in around 20 IIM institutes established in various parts of the nation.