IIM Lucknow will conduct CAT 2017


IIM Lucknow will conduct CAT 2017This year, CAT 2017 will be conducted by the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM-L). On June 21, 2017, IIM Lucknow released the notification of tender for advertisement services for Common Admission Test 2017. The tender has been signed by the Convenor of CAT 2017, but the name is not mentioned. According to the advertisement, the CAT notification will be published on July 30, 2017. The notice also states “Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, the CAT Centre for CAT 2017, invites Bids in Two Bid System, from reputed vendors for providing Advertising Services for CAT 2017.” IIM Lucknow will conduct CAT in a computer-based mode for admission to the management programmes of the 20 IIMs and over 100 B-Schools. Go through this page for more details regarding IIM Lucknow conducting CAT 2017.
Check Complete Schedule of CAT 2017 here


CAT 2017 Tentative Dates

With the release of the notification on July 30, the schedule for CAT will be released. However, candidates can check the table below for the list of tentative CAT important dates 2017 from the table below. These dates are prepared according to previous year schedule.

1.Issuance of CAT 2017 notificationJuly 30, 2017
2.Registration form will be availableFirst week of August 2017
3.End date to applyLast week of September 2017
4.Release of admit cardThird week of October 2017
5.Entrance test will be heldFirst week of December 2017
6.Result will be announcedFirst week of January 2018

CAT 2017 Exam

The entrance test will be held in a computer-based mode for admission to 20 IIMs and 100 plus B-Schools. The details regarding the CAT syllabus is never disclosed by the conducting body. However, the questions are based on Quantitative Aptitude (QA), Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) and Verbal & Reading Comprehension (VARC). There will be 100 questions in total and candidates will be given 180 minutes to complete the test.

Candidates obtaining the minimum CAT cutoff scores will be shortlisted for the counselling rounds of the 20 IIMs. Check the list of Indian Institute of Management from the list provided below –

  • IIM Ahmedabad
  • IIM Bangalore
  • IIM Calcutta
  • IIM Kozhikode
  • IIM Lucknow
  • IIM Indore
  • RGIIM Shillong
  • IIM Raipur
  • IIM Tiruchirappalli
  • IIM Ranchi
  • IIM Sirmaur
  • IIM Rohtak
  • IIM Sambalpur
  • IIM Udaipur
  • IIM Kashipur
  • IIM Bodh Gaya
  • IIM Visakhapatnam
  • IIM Nagpur
  • IIM Amritsar
  • IIM Jammu

Conducting bodies of CAT since 2009

The list of conducting CAT IIMs and the testing agencies since 2009 are provided in the table below –

CAT ExamConducting IIMTesting Agency
CAT 2017IIM Lucknow
CAT 2016IIM BangaloreTata Consultancy Services
CAT 2015IIM AhmedabadTata Consultancy Services
CAT 2014IIM IndoreTata Consultancy Services
CAT 2013IIM IndorePrometric
CAT 2012IIM KozhikodePrometric
CAT 2011IIM CalcuttaPrometric
CAT 2010IIM LucknowPrometric
CAT 2009IIM AhmedabadPrometric
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