MICAT 2021 – MICA Ahmedabad has released the MICAT I exam 2021 admit card, dates, registration, and all other details. The admit card is released for MICAT 1 at mica.ac.in. This is for MICA PGDM-C, and PGDM admission 2021-22.
The MICA Admission Test (MICAT) is the second step in MICA admission 2021 process. Candidates with a valid CAT / XAT / GMAT score can apply. Then they have to appear in MICAT which consists of psychometric test, descriptive test, and a common section on divergent and convergent thinking, verbal ability, quantitative ability and data interpretation and general awareness.
Get here complete details of MICAT 2021 including exam date, registration, exam centers, admit card, result.
Latest: MICAT I 2021 Admit Card is available now. Click here to download it.
The exam will be organized by Mudra Institute of Communication , Ahmedabad. Admission process of MICA is concluded in 3 steps, which involves applying for admission with CAT/ XAT/GMAT scores, appearing for MICAT-I or II or both, and then participating in group exercise and personal interview. The important dates in this regard are as follows:
|Events||Dates for MICAT – I||Dates for MICAT – II|
|Application Form||Released||26 Nov 2020|
|Last date to apply||25 Nov 2020||20 Jan 2021|
|Admit card download starts||02 Dec 2020||27 Jan 2021|
|MICAT 2021 exam date||05 Dec 2020||30 Jan 2021|
|Score declaration of MICAT||21 Dec 2020||14 Feb 2021|
|MICAT GI & PI shortlisting||–||19 Feb 2021|
|GE & PI at MICA, Ahmedabad||–||09-10 Mar 2021|
|GE & PI at Bangalore & Mumbai||–||13-15 Mar 2021|
|GE & PI at Delhi and Kolkata||–||19-21 Mar 2021|
|Final Result||–||04th week of Mar 2021|
MICA Program’s Overview –
MICA’s PGP offering has two programs i.e. PGDM-C and PGDM, as per the AICTE (accreditation body), regulatory requirement, for the admission process for the Academic Year 2021-2023.
- Candidates have the choice to opt for the PGDM-C and/or PGDM program.
- Candidates who choose to opt for both the program will have to mark the program of their ﬁrst preference as priority 1 and the other program of second preference as priority 2.
MICAT 2021 Admit Card
To appear in exam, candidates must have the hall ticket in hand. This is what you need to know about the MICAT admit card 2021.
- Candidates can download MICAT 2021 admit card from the official website of MICA i.e. mica.ac.in.
- To download the admit card, candidates need to access the login link, then fill in login ID and password.
- Candidates must carry a hard copy of MICAT admit card / hall ticket on the day of the entrance exan, along with other necessary documents.
- The hall ticket consists of personal details of the candidate and exam details like reporting timings, address of the test center, etc.
MICAT 2021 Registration, Application Form
The application form is available in online mode only. Here are the key details.
- The official website i.e. mica.ac.in hosts the MICAT registration 2021 cum application form.
- Candidates must upload their passport size photo and signature in the prescribed format.
- It is also necessary to provide a valid email account and phone number.
- In order to apply online MICAT 2021 candidates need to register first. Then, they need to fill in some details including the personal details, academic details, and pay fee.
Candidates need to pay an amount of Rs. 1985/- by online mode.
Mode of Payment: Candidates can pay fees through online mode via net banking, credit card, debit card.
Documents / details required while filling the Application Form:
- E-mail ID
- Personal Details
- Active Phone number
- Educational Qualifications
- Scanned Image of Photograph
- Scanned image of Signature
- Net Banking Details
Who can apply?
Candidates can go through the detailed MICAT 2021 eligibility criteria from below.
Nationality: Both Indian and NRIs can apply for MICAT 2021.
- Appeared in one of the three exams CAT 2020 / XAT 2021 / GMAT (2019 onwards).
- Have a valid Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) system or equivalent qualification in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
- Those appearing for final examinations towards a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) are also eligible to apply.
MICAT 2021 Exam Pattern, Syllabus
|Mode||Computer based test|
|Frequency||Twice a year (MICAT 1, 2)|
|Use of score||Best of 2 scores considered|
|Section-C||1. Divergent and Convergent Thinking|
2. Verbal ability
3. Quantitative ability
4. Data Interpretation and General awareness
MICA Ahmedabad Selection Process 2021
The selection will be based on the following three steps –
|1||Candidates with valid CAT, XAT, GMAT scores apply.|
|2||They appear in MICAT|
|3||Then GE, PI happens|
Preparation of shortlist for GE-PI
- Section A of MICAT (Psychometric test) is a qualifier.
- Those who qualify in section A of MICAT 2021, MICA checks their relative performance on CAT / XAT / GMAT. Then MICA considers those who clear a minimum cut-off in CAT /XAT total percentile/GMAT score.
- For candidates cleared in above step, MICA assesses their Section B of MICAT. They qualify candidates on basis of relative performance subject to a minimum cut-off in Normalized Scores of Section B of MICAT
- Then MICA assesses Section C of MICAT for above qualified candidates. Each section will have its own cut-off.
- Those who qualify on the basis of all above (on the basis of relative performance subject to a minimum cut-off in Normalized Scores of Section C of MICAT ) shall be considered for short listing for GE and PI.
Short listed candidates will be called for GE and PI at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Delhi, Kolkata & Mumbai. (GE & PI candidate list is prepared on the Composite Score formula.
Composite Score formula for GE PI Shortlisting: Score of candidates is as per following weightages
|Weightage to CAT / XAT / GMAT||50%|
|Weightage to MICAT||50%|
At the time of filling in details in the MICAT 2021 Application Form, the candidates have to select the test centre. List of the test centres for MICAT 2021 are as follows.
Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Ajmer, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Dhanbad, Faridabad, Gandhinagar (Gujarat), Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Gwalior, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Jammu, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Meerut, Navi Mumbai, Mumbai, Muzaffarnagar, Nagpur, Noida, Panjim, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Rajkot, Ranchi, Surat, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi and Visakhapatnam.
MICAT 2021 Final List Preparation
Final admission list based on CAT/XAT/GMAT scores, MICAT scores, GE, and PI.
Once a candidate, as per the merit list, is offered the admission from the program of their 1st priority, their name will be automatically be withdrawn from the list of the candidates in the program of their 2nd priority. If the candidate, as per the merit list is offered admission in his 2nd priority then, the candidate has to choose to accept the offer with an undertaking that they are willing to withdraw their name from 1st priority list or refuse the current offer and go with their 1st priority.
All those who meet the criteria described above, their final composite score shall be created based on the following weightage:
- CAT/XAT/GMAT: 20%
- MICAT: 30%
- GE: 20%
- PI: 30%
Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad (MICA)
Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad (MICA) Established in 1991, conducts the Mudra Institute of Communication Admission Test (MICAT). It is the only residential institute in the country, dedicated to creating leadership in Strategic Marketing and Communication. MICA offers a wide range of academic programs including three residential programs: the Post Graduate Diploma in Management-Communications (PGDM-C), Crafting Creative Communication (CCC), and Fellow Programme in Management-Communications (FPM-C). In addition, it also offers a wide range of Online programs.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques 1- Is there any possibility if I fail by some minor percentages in GE round , can I reappear again?
Ques 2- Is it necessary to go in exam hall with original copy of admit card?
Ques 3- Will GE/PI Round conduct in all test centers or only few?
Ques 4- What is the release date of final MICAT Result 2021?
Official Website: mica.ac.in
For getting more details about MICAT 2021- download previous year’s Information brochure.
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