CAT Result 2017-18 : CAT result of 2017 is announce on 8th Of Jan 2018. So, candidates who have appeared for the exam can now check their CAT Score on the official website of CAT iimcat.ac.in. According to the latest reports 20 candidates have scored 100 Percentile among which two are girls and three among 20 are non – engineering students.
CAT Result 2017-18 – Selection Procedure -Exam Cut Off
Last year IIM Lucknow conducted CAT 2017 in November 2017 mainly in two sessions – morning and afternoon session. The first batch was conducted from 9 am to 12 pm and the second batch was conducted from 2.30 to 5.30 PM. As compared to last years this year exams difficulty was moderate. According to the candidates Quantitative Ability (QA) was the easiest section and Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning was the toughest section among all. The CAT ‘s answer key and question paper were released on 7th December 2017.
CAT 2017 Overview
|What is the Name of test ?||Common Admission Test|
|whats the Purpose of Test ?||Qualifying Test for admission to 20 IIMs and 100+ B-Schools|
|Conducted by Whom ?||Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (IIM Lucknow)|
|Exam type||National Level|
|Conduction Period||Once in a year|
|Validity Scores||1 year|
|Total No. of Test Takers||1,99,632 in 2017|
|Paper Pattern of Test||MCQs and Non-MCQs Based|
|Total No. of Questions asked||100|
|Duration of Test||3 hours|
|Negative Marking||1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer|
|Syllabus||Questions are asked from VRC, QA, DI & LR|
|Mode of Examination||Computer based / Online Based|
|CAT Convenor of 2017||Professor Neeraj Dwivedi|
|Application Fees||Rs. 1800 for General/NC-OBC category and Rs. 900 for SC/ST/PWD/DA category|
|Reservation of seats in IIMs and B-schools||As per the Government of India regulations|
How to check CAT Result 2017 ?
To check CAT 2017 Result Online just follow this given steps :
- Firstly go the official website of CAT iimcat.ac.in
- Secondly Click on the Appropriate link given to check CAT 2017 Result / Score Card
- Now Enter your CAT Id and password and Press Submit
- At last note your result and score and lastly download the Score card.
Hence you have completed the process of downloading your score card.
CAT Result Cutoff 2017
According to latest reports CAT 2017 cutoff will be higher as compare to last year. While Data Interpretation & logical reasoning will have lowest cutoff as compare to other sections like Quantitative ability. VARC section cutoff will be same as last year. Cut off of exam is mainly dependent on two factors as Difficulty level of exam Number of candidates appeared for exam and number of available seats. We can also say that higher the level of competition lover the cutoff.
CAT Cutoff for IIMs
|DI & LR||70||65||60||50||60|
|DI & LR||80||70||65||60||60|
|DI & LR||80||75||65||60||60|
|DI & LR||85||77||55||50||50|
|DI & LR||80||70||55||45||45|
|DI & LR||80||70||60||40||40|
CAT 2017-18 Selection Procedure
The Selection procedure of CAT exam differs from one institute to another. Various institutes select candidates on the basis of their CAT Cutoff and the selected candidates have to appear for the next step of examination i.e Writing Ability Test (WAT) or Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) etc. The Old IIM Conducts their Selection Separately But some of the IIM’s have similar admission process as we discussed above.
CAT 2017-18 Reservation Criteria
Reservation criteria is followed by Various IIMs and Government Institutes. The table will give you an idea of category wise seat reservation %.
For more information and to apply online or offline visit the official website