CAT Admit Card 2017 – Admit card of CAT Exam 2017 is now available. Download CAT 2017 Admit Card on any date between October 25, 2017, and November 26, 2017. Common Admission Test 2017 exam admit card will not be available for download after that date. Candidates must login to download and print hall ticket to appear in CAT Exam 2017 which is scheduled to be held on November 26, 2017, at 140 cities in India. After exam, process of checking result of CAT 2017 shall be similar. Exam centre allotted for CAT Exam 2017, is indicated in CAT Admit Card 2017. Candidates must print it on A4 size sheet using laser printer and ensure photograph, signature are legible. It must be taken along with photo identification card. CAT Admit Card will not be sent by post. Download CAT Admit Card 2017 here and get all CAT Exam 2017 related details.

Latest: Admit Card of CAT 2017 is available. Also read Things You Should Know One Day Before CAT Exam 2017.

CAT Admit Card 2017

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Event Date
Availability of admit card from 25 Oct 2017
Last date to download CAT Admit Card 26 Nov 2017
CAT Exam 2017 26 Nov 2017

Download here: IIML (organizing institute of CAT Exam 2017) has issued CAT Admit Card 2017. Click Here to download admit card of CAT 2017.

CAT Admit Card 2017 – Important Instructions

  • You must print CAT Admit Card 2017 on an A4 size sheet using laser printer.
  • Admit Card of CAT 2017 is valid only if photograph and signature images are legible.
  • You need to paste photograph (uploaded at time of registration) on admit card in space provided.
  • It is compulsory to present admit card of CAT Exam 2017 whenever it is asked for at time of exam.

You need to bring at least one original valid photo identification card with CAT Admit Card. It could be college ID, employer ID, driving license, passport, PAN card, voter ID, Aadhaar card, identification affidavit. Photo ID card should not be damaged or smudged.

Reporting time for forenoon session is 7.30 AM and 1 PM for afternoon session. No candidate will get entry to exam centre after 8.45 AM for forenoon session, and after 2.15 PM for afternoon session. PwD candidates get priority entry to exam hall.

You will get rough pad and pen at center.

Do not take mobile phone, electronic gadgets, watches, calculators, stationery items, papers, wallets, goggles.

CAT 2017 Mock Test

IIML has also launched an official mock test for CAT Exam 2017.

Candidates who will appear for CAT Exam 2017 on November 26, 2017, must take this mock CAT to understand exam format and user interface. It helps you get familiar with Common Admission Test.

Click Here for official CAT 2017 Mock Test.

What was the exact exam pattern of CAT last year? How many questions are in VARC, DILR, QA? What are the types of questions? For all this and more, check exam analysis of CAT exam of last year.

CAT Admit Card 2017 – Sample

This is what CAT Admit Card 2017 looks like. You can see that there are various details in it, each of which is critical for exam.

CAT Admit Card 2017 contains important details such as your name, registration number, date of birth, category, PWD or not, photograph, date and day of the test, test time and session, test city, test centre, test system number, signature, instructions. There is also a field for candidate’s signature in presence of invigilator.

How to download CAT Admit Card 2017?

You can download CAT Admit Card 2017 by following the easy instructions explained in following points.

  • Go to official website
  • Navigate to admit card download link or login link. Or, you can skip it and just click on admit card download link above on this page.
  • Then, the window as shown below will open.

  • Now that you have reached the candidate login for view / edit / download application form / admit card. Enter user ID and password.
  • Click login.
  • Here you see three tabs on top. One is application summary. Next is download application form. Third is admit card. (Please note that third tab appears only in duration of admit card login.)
  • First, check application summary. Ensure that all is correct.
  • Click on admit card tab. Admit card of CAT 2017 appears on screen now.
  • Save and print it.

You can print multiple copies of CAT Admit Card. This is because even if you soil or disfigure it in any way by exam day, then you have other fresh copies to use. There should be no markings or external writing on admit card. A hard copy of official admit card, without any issues, is essential on exam day. You should print admit card on an A4 size paper using laser printer. Please keep in mind that it is valid only if your photograph and signature are legible.

What items to bring, and not to bring, on the day of CAT exam 2017?

You must bring items listed below on the day of the exam. Check admit card for a complete list.

  1. CAT 2017 Admit Card
  2. One original photo ID card
  3. If you are using services of a scribe, then scribe affidavit is required

Specifically, allowed photo IDs include aadhaar card, college id, driving license, employer id, identification affidavit, pan card, passport, voter ID. It should have photograph and signature clearly on it.

Now about items you must not bring to exam centre. They are as follows.

  • Mobile phone
  • Any electronic gadget
  • Watches
  • Calculators
  • Stationary items
  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Paper

You will get rough paper and pen on exam day at test centre. Return them to invigilator after exam.

About Common Admission Test (CAT) 2017

You must shift the focus must shift on exam preparation after downloading the admit card of CAT 2017. There are 3 sections in the exam.

There are MCQs (multiple choice question) and NATs (numerical answer type) questions. Where there are MCQs, you will select that option which you want to enter as answer, on screen. In NATs on the other hand you will type in answer. Please note that you cannot switch from one section to another. There will be one-hour time for each section. Sections are as follows.

S.No. Section number Name of section Time
1 Section I Verbal ability and reading comprehension 60 minutes
2 Section III Data interpretation and logical reasoning 60 minutes
3 Section III Quantitative ability 60 minutes

CAT 2017 Result

You may also want to note what happens after the exam. After the exam, IIML will execute the process of paper checking. Since the exam is computer-based, online submitted answers get matched with the database of question and answers. Ultimately it comes down to the number of questions that you answer correctly and the number of incorrectly marked responses. Total marks calculation happen which leads to a raw score. Then it undergoes normalization. See more on normalization of CAT scores in 2017 in the result of CAT 2017. CAT 2017 Result indicates scaled scores along with percentiles of Section I: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC), Section II: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR), and Section III: Quantitative Ability (QA).

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