CAT 2021 Results are Out!!!

Calender Icon CAT Exam Date: 27th Nov 2022

CAT 2021 Results are Out!!!

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM Ahmedabad) has released CAT 2021 result on the official website- Candidates who have appeared for the exam can download their CAT 2021 scorecard online. IIM -Ahmedabad had conducted the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 on November 28, 2021 in a computer based test mode.

The final CAT cutoff is yet to be released tentatively in the second week of January 2022. Candidates who qualify CAT 2021 cut off will be shortlisted for further selection rounds such as group discussion (GD), written ability test (WAT) and personal interview (PI) rounds for final MBA admission.


How to check IIM-CAT Result 2021

1) Check the official website of CAT 2021 -

2) Go to ‘Scorecard for CAT 2021 ’, Click to download.

3) Once the page opens, key in your user ID and password.

CAT 2021

4) Your CAT 2021 result will be displayed on screen.

5) Download your scorecard and get a printout for further use.

Factors determining CAT 2021 Cutoff

  • Past year CAT cutoff trends.
  • Difficulty level of CAT 2021 exam.
  • Number of candidates who appeared in CAT exam.
  • Number of seats available in any particular institute.
  • Ranking of the institute.

CAT 2021 Highlights

  • The exam was conducted in three sessions and the duration was reduced to 120 minutes.
  • There were three sections in the question paper namely: verbal ability and reading comprehension, data interpretation and logical reasoning, and quantitative ability and candidates were given 40 minutes to solve each section.
  • Candidates were not allowed to switch from one section to another while answering questions in a section.
  • A total of nine students have scored 100 percentile in CAT 2021.
  • 19 candidates have scored an overall 99.99 percentile in CAT 2021 another 19 are placed at 99.98 percentile.
  • A total of 2.30 lakh candidates had registered for CAT 2021 out of which 1.92 lakh students appeared the exam.
  • The gender distribution of candidates who appeared for CAT 2021 is as follows:
  • Female candidates: 65% 
  • Male candidates: 35%
  • Transgender candidates: 2
  • IIMs will soon release their shortlists for subsequent admission processes based on, among other things, the CAT 2021 scores.
  • More than 94 non-IIM institutions will be using CAT 2021 scores this year for admission into their various management programmes.

CAT Test Takers

Comparative study on CAT Test Takers of last 2 years:

CAT exam year




Total applicants




Total Actual test Takers

1,90, 144



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