Eligibility Criteria for CAT 2017

 the minimum eligibility criteria for candidates who appear for CAT 2017.

  • Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent qualification (recognized by HRD Ministry, Government of India) with a minimum of 50%. For candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category, the minimum score is 45%)
  • Candidates appearing for final exams in 2017 are also eligible to take up CAT EXAM.

‚ÄčCAT 2017 – Application Fees

The application fees for CAT 2017 is

Category Application Fees
General/OBC INR 1700
SC/ST/PwD INR 850

Important Dates for CAT 2017

CAT 2017 will be conducted in the month of December. Below mentioned are the tentative dates for CAT 2017

Events Dates
Availability of Online Application Forms August 2017
Last Date to Apply for CAT 2017 September 2017
Admit Card Available to Download November 2017
CAT Result 2017 December 2017

CAT 2017 – Exam Pattern

CAT exam is conducted in an online mode, i.e., computer-based. The duration of CAT 2017 is 3 hours (180 minutes)

A total of 100 questions are asked from 3 sections viz,

  • 1.Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
  • 2.Quantitative Ability
  • 3.Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
Subject Questions Marks Duration
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning  32                               96                 60 minutes

Quantitative Ability

34 102 60 minutes

Verbal Ability &Reading Comprehension

34 102 60 minues
Total                                             100 300 180 minutes
Marking Scheme Correct Answer: +4         IncorrectAnswer:-1