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CAT 2020 – highlight, important dates, exam pattern, mark distribution, syllabus

Master of Business Administration (MBA) course develops students’ character and improve their inner skill to exceed in the future. After graduation, MBA is one of the most beneficial courses one should purse. To pursue this course there are several renowned management colleges across India that offer MBA courses. To get admission and pursue an MBA course, CAT (Common Admission Test ) is one of the most competitive examinations, which is organized by twenty IIMS  (Indian Institute of Management) on a rotational basis. It is a national level exam. In the month of May 2020, it will be declared that which IIM is organizing the exam of the year 2020. Apart from this, the score obtained in this exam is valid for one year and the applicant can take admission to famous colleges of India. Moreover, individuals who have work experience also apply and appear in the exam if they want to shine in their career and make a considerable accumulation of their resume.

Highlight Of CAT Exam 2020


CAT (Common Admission Test)

Governing Authority

To Be Confirmed by May 2020


Exam level

National Level

Validity of score

One year

Language of the Paper


Important Dates Of CAT Exam 2020


Important dates

Notification Release date of CAT 2020

Last week of July 2020

Registration Start of CAT 

1st week of August 2020

Registration End CAT

Last week of September 2020

Form Correction

Last week of September 2020

Mock test and official tutorial release date

2nd week of  October 2020

Release date of Admit card

3rd week  of October 2020

Exam date

Last Sunday of November 2020 or First Sunday of December 2020

Result declaration

1st week of January 2021

Eligibility Criteria of CAT 2020

In order to apply and appear for the CAT exam, the applicant has to meet the eligibility criteria. IIM may verify the eligibility criteria of the applicants at any stage of the selection process. So it is always suggested to provide an active and working mobile number for flawless communication.

Age Limit:  There is no age limit to appear in CAT 2020.

Education qualification 

The candidate must have passed have graduation with fifty percent marks (45 % SC/ST/PWD). Moreover, the applicant such as ICWA, CA, CS, etc is also eligible for the entrance test but they have to score 50% gross marks.

The applicant who is in the final year of college also applies for the exam.

Exam Pattern Of CAT 2020 

Exam Duration - Three Hours (180 miutes)

Total number of question - 100

Exam Patter - 75 multiple choice question (MCQs) and twenty five non-multiple choice questions (non-MCQs)

Mode of examination- There will be online exam (computer based)

Marking scheme - There will be three marks for right answer and for wrong answer one mark will be dedcuted.

Exam language - English

Distribution Of Marks For CAT 2020

There are three important sections to pass the exam. Sections are as follows:

Section one: Verbal ability and reading comprehension

Section Two: Data interpretation and logical reasoning

Section Three: Quantitative ability



No. of question 

Total question 

Time Allotted (in minutes)



verbal ability and reading comprehension (VRC)





data interpretation & logical reasoning (DI and LR)





Quantitative Ability (QA)










Syllabus of CAT 2020

The Syllabus of CAT 2020 will contain several topics from the subjects of Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability, Data Interpretation, Reading Comprehension, and. The detailed syllabus can be checked by the candidates from the official website.

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