CAT 2018 Registration – The Common Admission Test will be held on November 25. Common Admission Test popularly known as CAT is conducted by one of the IIMs for admission to MBA and PG programs in Management. As it caters to admission of top Business Schools in India, more that 2 lakh candidates attempt CAT to try their luck to get admission to one of IIMs. CAT 2018 Registration will open on August 8 and continue till September 19.
CAT scores are accepted by the 20 IIMs for admission to management programs, apart from another 100 colleges, including the IITs, IISc’s, SPJIMR Mumbai, FMS Delhi etc.
IIMs shortlist candidates for a writing test, group discussion and personal interview. based on CAT scores, previous academic performance and work experience,
Interview letters are sent to the chosen candidates
It is likely that IIMs will start handing out degrees this time. In December a was issued by the Rajya Sabha. that allowed the institutes to award degrees and make appointments themselves, among other changes Earlier, Masters students got a PGDM, a diploma. Doctoral researchers were called ‘Fellows.’
But all IIMs are likely to start awarding degrees from 2019.