CAT Result 2020 – IIM Indore will release the CAT result. The result is declared in the form of scorecard under the respective logins of the candidates. The scorecard of CAT 2020 has section wise scaled score, section wise percentile score, overall score, and overall percentile score are mentioned in it. To check result of CAT 2020, candidates need login on the website with user id and password. Based on CAT result, admission in 20 IIMs and 200+ B-Schools is granted. To do so, institutes call candidates for GD / PI round on the basis of CAT percentile. Learn how to check CAT result 2020, how is it calculated, IIMs cutoff and more details from this page.
CAT Result 2020
The important dates of CAT 2020 result is as follows:
|CAT 2020 Result||Date|
|CAT 2020 exam date||29 Nov 2020|
|Result date for CAT 2019||Jan 2021|
Download scorecard: Candidates can doenload CAT 2020 scorecard as per he schedule above at iimcat.ac.in.
CAT 2020 Result Date and Time
CAT 2020 result shall be available in the month of January 2021. There is no fixed time of the CAT result decalratiom. However, here are the past few years trend:
|Year||Exam date||Result date||Time|
|2020||29 Nov||9 Jan (expected, as per last year trends)||by 12 noon (expected, as per last year trends)|
|2019||24 Nov||4 Jan||11:40 AM|
|2018||25 Nov||5 Jan||10 AM|
How is CAT 2020 Result Compiled?
The compilation of CAT 2020 result is done using the process below:
- Step 1: raw score of the candidates are calculated using the marking scheme of the exam
- Step 2: The raw score is then converted to scaled scores.
- Step 3: Scaled scores are then changed to normalised scores to get the percentile score in each section and in the overall exam.
Calculation of CAT 2020 raw scores:
The CAT 2020 raw score shall be calculated by checking the answers of the candidates marked in the exam. For each correct answer the candidates get 3 marks and for each wrong MCQ answer 1 marks is deducted. There is no negative marking done against the wrong TITAs. candidates.
How is CAT 2020 scaled score calculated via normalization method?
The normalisation of the scores are done with the help of mean and standard deviation (SD). The formula to calculate the scaled score is given below:
How is CAT 2020 percentile score calculated?
CAT 2019 percentile score is calculated on the basis of scaled score. To do so, following formula is used:
N – Total number of candidates who appeared for CAT 2019.
R – Rank assigned to a candidates, on the basis of the scaled score.
- If 2 or more candidates are getting the same rank while assigning then identical rank is assigned to both the candidates.
Formula for CAT percentile score (p) = [ (N – R) / N] X 100]
Note: IIMs round off the calculated percentile score (P) to 2 decimal points.
CAT 2020 Cut Off Marks for IIM Admission 2021-23
The CAT 2020 cutoff score means the minimum marks needed by the candidates to be able to appear for the selection process of the IIMs. The IIMs release their own cutoff marks and it is released section-wise and overall. From the table below candidates can check the CAT cutoff marks from last year:
|IIM Calcutta||≥ 75||≥ 80||≥ 80||≥ 85|
|IIM Bodh Gaya||80||80||80||90|
How to Check CAT Result 2020?
The CAT 2020 result is available in the form of scorecard under the respective logins of the candidates to check the scorecard and download the same, candidates can check the steps below:
Step 1: First of all, candidates need to click on the direct link above.
Step 2: Following the step 1, a login as shown below is displayed.
Step 3 – Next, the candidates need to access the login by entering user id and password.
Step 4 – Once all the details are entered correctly, candidates have to click on the blue “login” button and download CAT 2020 scorecard from the dashboard.
Details Mentioned on CAT 2020 Scorecard
The candidates can check the below-given details on their CAT 2020 Scorecard:
- Name of candidate
- Test day photo
- Uploaded photo
- CAT registration number / User ID
- Date of birth
- PwD status
- Date and time of the test
- Section-wise scaled scores
- Section-wise percentiles
- Overall scaled score
- Overall percentile
Sample of CAT result
CAT Result Statistics from Last Years
The candidates can check below the result statistics of CAT exam form the last 7 years:
|CAT Exam Year||No. of 100 percentilers||No. of test-takers|
About CAT 2020
Common Admission Test is a computer-based test national level entrance exFor the academic session 2021-23, IIMs offer more than 4576 seats. CAT 2020 is the first step to get into IIMs, FMS, SP Jain, DTU, etc. Qualifying candidates have then put through the selection process that includes PI, Written Tests, and group discussions. The final selection of the candidates in the IIms is based on CAT score and the marks obtained in the selection process.
The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) in one of the best institutes of management education and research in India. It has total 20 public, autonomous institutes across India. It over various PG and PG diploma programs in management courses and conducts admissions through CAT. IIM Calcutta was the first to be established in November 1961, after that in December IIM Ahmedabad was started.
CAT Result 2020 FAQs
Well, there is no one answer to it. It may vary as per the college a candidate is targeting. Still, to give you a number you must target a minimum of at least 140-150 marks.
The CAT score remains valid for a period of 1 year.
The raw score is the score you get by using the formula (Number of Correct MCQ Answers x 3) – (Number of Incorrect MCQ Answers x 1) + (Number of Correct non MCQ Answers x 3). The scaled score is the one that is a result of equating. In order to get scaled score, a formula is applied, similar to the one used in GATE exam, to eliminate differences in test forms and sections.
To get fastest exam alerts and government job alerts in India, join our Telegram channel.