With the declaration of CAT Result 2016 by IIM Bangalore today on 09 January 2017 at 11.40 AM, some startling facts have come to the surface. Among these, the most prominent one is that all the top 20 percantilers are males and engineers. Prof. Rajendra K. Bandi, the Convenor of CAT 2016, said, “However, in the sectionals, many non-engineers and female candidates have scored 100 percentile.”
The Common Admission Test – CAT, which is an esteemed test into the famous IIM and various others top B-schools in the country, provides a golden opportunity to the millions MBA aspirants, every year.
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Around 1.95 lakhs students took the CAT, which was conducted by IIM Bangalore on 4 December 2016 in 138 centres all over the country. The candidates were apprised of the results as well as the overall via SMS, individually. The candidates are advised to check their CAT Result 2016 as well as their schorecard via direct link that has been updated on our web portal, given below:
All the 20 IIM’s will announce the candidates to be qualified for personal interviews on their web portal, shortly.
Another important fact revealed by Mr. Bandi is that this year there has been an increase in female applicants for CAT 2016. He added, “While the number of male candidates is more in this category as well, the percentage of females has increased from 14.76% to 17.48%.”
Some of the facts in the recently declared CAT Result 2016 are really astonishing on which we want you readers to give your comments from your own perspectives, such as:
Why none of the female applicants who were though more than the last year, could be among top 20 percentilers in CAT Result 2016?
Is not the declaration of all top 20 percentilers to be engineers biased one?
Since, the CAT is a very prestigious test for all MBA aspirants, thus career of lakhs of MBA aspirants is at stake, we hope that you will take these questions in the right perspective and express your opinions, accordingly.
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