MORE / #Article

April 04, 2017 @ 01:15 PM

April 04, 2017 @ 01:15 PM

K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai

9 Easy Steps to register for SIMSR (Infographic)

Download Now

CAT 2015 scores will be accepted by 19 IIMs, 4 IITs, 200plus MBA Institutes

Published :  Lavleen Kaur Kapoor | June 29, 2015 | 05:00 PM IST

The buzz is around that in all probability, new 6 IIMs which have been announced by present government will also come in to commencement this year and will accept CAT 2015 scores besides 4 IITs for their MBA programs and 200 plus MBA Institutes who run flagship programs of AICTE approved PGDM

IIMs (13 Present) 

IIM Ahmedabad, IIMBangalore, IIM Calcutta, IIM Indore,  IIMLucknow , IIM Kozhikode, IIM Raipur, IIM Udaipur, IIM Shilong , IIM Kashipur, IIM Ranchi, IIM Rohtak and IIM Tiruchirappalli

IIMs (6 Announced) 

  • IIM Vizag in state in Andhra Pradesh
  • IIM Bodh Gaya in State of Bihar
  • IIM Sirmur in State  of Himachal Pradesh
  • IIM Nagpur in State of Maharashtra
  • IIM Sambalur in state of Orissa
  • IIM Amritsar in State of Punjab

200 plus MBA institutes will also accept CAT 2015 scores but aspirants will have to fill separate application forms I individual institute and CAT convening authority term these institutes as NON IIM members Institutes. 

This year’s CAT will be conducted by IIM A and Prof. BandyopadhyayTathagatais the convener of CAT 2015

It is reported that notification of CAT 2015 will be out in all newspapers on Sunday, 26th July, 2015

As per the past trends, the CAT 2015 will also include two sections with 50 questions in each section :

  • Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (DI)
  • Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning (LR)

Important for CAT 2015 aspirants 

  • The duration of Examination is likely to be 170 minutes.
  • Candidates may attempt any section first. The questions can be answered out of sequence too.
  • Toggling between sections is also possible to attempt questions.
  • On-screen timer will mark remaining minutes for the test.
  • Three (3) points will be awarded for each correct answer; one (1) point will be deducted for each wrong answer.

CAT 2015 Eligibility

You must hold a Bachelor's degree, having 50 % marks or equivalent CGPA. (45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disability (PWD)/Differently Able (DA) category) awarded by any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.

Candidates appearing for the final year of bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed degree requirements and are awaiting results can also apply. 

List of Equivalent Qualifications for Eligibility for CAT 2015 are given below:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (4 years after 10+2/Post B.Sc./Post Diploma ) or B.E/B.Tech equivalent examinations, of Professional Societies, recognized by MHRD/UPSC/AICTE (e.g. AMIE by Institution of Engineers -India, AMICE by the Institute of Civil Engineers India). 
  2. Any Qualification recognized by Association of Indian Universities New Delhi, which is equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree awarded by UGC recognized University/Institutions.
  3. Cases not covered above equivalency certificate to be produced from Association of Indian Universities New Delhi.

Reservations

As per the Government of India: 

  • 15% of the seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC)
  • 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates
  • 27% of seats are reserved for Other Backward Classes candidates belonging to the “non - creamy” layer (NC - OBC).
  • 3% seats are reserved for Differently Abled (DA) candidates

CAT 2015 related News and articles

 Government is set to come up with 6 more IIMs

 CAT Exam Syllabus & Preparation

 Mission CAT 2015: Prep Strategy

 Data Interpretation - Pie Charts

 Identify key pieces of data to solve calculation intensive section

Stay informed, Stay ahead and stay inspired with MBA Rendezvous

Crucial Dates, You Should not Miss

Manav Rachna International Institute
of Research

Admissions Open for all MBA programme at Manav Rachna International Institute of
Research and Studies.
CII School of Logistics Amity University, Delhi and Mumbai
Admissions Open at CII School of Logistics Delhi and Mumbai campus, Apply Now!
GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam
Admissions open for MBA programmes at GITAM. Application Deadline is February 20, 2018
XIME
Application Last Date for Online Submission - February 25, 2018
TAPMI, Manipal
Last date extended to 11 February, 2018. Apply Now.
BIMTECH, Greater Noida
Admissions open at BIMTECH, Greater Noida
ICFAI Business School
Admissions Open at ICFAI Business School Apply Now!
FORE School of Management
Apply for PGDM & PGDM-IB Programmes. Application Deadline is January 18, 2018.
MDI Murshidabad
Applications for PGPM 2018-20 at MDI Murshidabad are open
NIRMA
Last Date to Apply for MBA (Full Time) Programme at NIRMA is January 29, 2018
Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad
Last Date to Apply for IPE, Hyderabad is 21st January, 2018
IMI New Delhi
Admissions Reopened for PGDM Last Date to Apply January 21, 2018
Application closes on February 12, 2018 for Executive PGDM at IMI
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai
Last date for Application is 31st Jan, 2018
SDMIMD Mysore
Application for PGDM 2018-20 at SDMIMD is open till February 28, 2018
img

Admission Open Now

Following Colleges are accepting applications.

INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE

Admissions open for 2018-20

PGDM, PGDM (HRM), PGDM(B & FS), Executive PGDM

Apply Online