CAT 2017 Latest Updates – With over 2 lakh test takers, Common Admission Test (CAT) is India’s top management entrance exam. CAT 2017 is being conducted by IIM Lucknow. Prof. Neeraj Dwivedi is the convener of CAT 2017 exam. CAT 2017 is scheduled to be conducted on November 26 (Sunday), 2017 in two slots. The exam will be conducted in computer based mode. CAT 2017 application was available from August 9 to September 25, 2017. CAT 2017 application correction window will be available from September 27 to 30, 2017. In this article, the candidates can find the CAT 2017 latest updates. The information provided in this article will help the candidates keep a track of the latest CAT events and will also make it easier for them to ensure that no important deadlines are missed. The information available here is regularly updated. The candidates can stay updated on CAT events by checking the CAT 2017 latest updates here.
September 27: The online correction window of CAT 2017 application form will be activated on September 27. Candidates can correct details such as name, date of birth, photo, category and caste certificate etc. Option to request assistance for PwD candidates will also be made available.
September 25: CAT 2017 application process concluded on September 25 at 5.00 pm. According to CAT 2017 Convenor Prof Neeraj Dwivedi, this year 2.31 lakh candidates have registered for the exam which is 1000 less than last year.
September 20: IIM Lucknow had extended the last date of CAT 2017 application for five days from September 20 to 25, 2017.
August 9 – CAT 2017 Application Process Begins
The application process of CAT 2017 exam has started. Candidates can fill the CAT application form 2017 online. The application fee of CAT 2017 is Rs. 1800 for General/NC-OBC candidates and Rs. 900 for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates. The last date to fill and submit the CAT 2017 application form is September 20, 2017.
August 3 – Date Clash Issue Resolved
The issue of date clash between CAT 2017 and IIFT 2018 exam has been resolved. IIFT has postponed the IIFT exam by one week. It will now be held on December 3, 2017. This has come as a big relief for thousands of MBA aspirants who are planning to appear for both the exams.
July 30 – CAT 2017 Notification Released
The notification of CAT 2017 exam has been released in national dailies by IIM Lucknow. The notification was announced online yesterday evening (July 29) on official CAT website. The exam will be conducted on November 26 (Sunday), 2017 in two slots. There is no change in the exam pattern. Incidentally, the CAT exam date is clashing with IIFT exam date.
July 1 – Prof. Neeraj Dwivedi will be the convener of CAT 2017 exam
Prof. Neeraj Dwivedi, IIM Lucknow PGP admission chairperson, has been appointed as the convener of CAT 2017 exam. The official notification of CAT 2017 exam is likely to be released by the end of this month.
June 21 – CAT 2017 to be conducted by IIM Lucknow
This year, Common Admission Test (CAT) will be conducted by IIM Lucknow. The Institute has released a tender for advertising services for CAT 2017 exam on June 21, 2017.