CAT 2015: Sample test available from October 31
Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad, is to release sample test of Common Admission Test (CAT) very soon. The sample test is likely to be released on October 31. Aspirants can download the sample test paper from the official website i.e. www.iim.cat.ac.in. It will be based on the same difficulty level and changed pattern of CAT 2015.
The Common Aptitude Test (CAT) is scheduled to be held on November 20, 2015 by Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. It is an online computer based test, conducted to analyze the skills of students in areas such as English, Mathematics and Logical Reasoning. CAT is considered as one of the toughest exams for MBA admission in India. Every year more than 2, 00,000 students participate in CAT for admission in any one of the 21 IIMs and more than 100 management institutes in the country.
Some changes has been introduced this year in the format of CAT exam. Up until last year, the test was conducted on multiple days, but now it will be conducted on single day in many sessions. An IIM official said, "The CAT exam has been criticised for being skewed towards candidates from the engineering background, but the changes could provide an even field to candidates coming from different streams."
CAT 2015 Convenor Tathagata Bandyopadhyay said, "Some questions in each section may not be of multiple choice types. Instead, direct answers are to be typed on the screen."
Total registrations for CAT 2015 comprises of 140,408 male, 69,176 female and 80 transgender candidates.
Candidates are required to download their admit cards from the official website of CAT. The result of CAT 2015 will be made available in the month of January.