CAT 2012 or Common Admission Test is the main entrance exam for MBA aspirants to get admission in Top B-Schools of India like IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta amongst many others. CAT 2012 will be conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for admission to various levels of management courses like MBA, PGDM etc.
Apart from the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) located at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Calcutta, Lucknow, Indore, and Kozhikode, CAT 2012 is also a mandatory entrance examination for several other leading management institutes like Kirloskar Institute of Management, S.P. Jain Institute and few others.
Every year more than two lakh students appear for CAT and for CAT 2012, the number is expected to touch around 2.25 Lakh. The competition between CAT aspirants is very tough for IIMs and the other reputed institutes.
CAT aspirants often start preparing for CAT almost one year in advance and prepare themselves by joining various specialized coaching institutes like Career Launcher, TIME, IMS etc.
CAT 2012 Exam Dates
The dates of the Common Admission Test (CAT 2012) have been released by the IIMs.
The test would be conducted online during a 20-day testing window between
October 22, 2011
and November 18, 2011.
Here is some important dates for CAT 2012.
Examination Name - Common Admission Test (CAT) 2011
Notification Issue Date -
Sunday, 7 August
Registration For CAT 2012 -
August 2011 - Wednesday, 28 Sep2011
CAT 2012 Exam Dates - From
October 2011 - Friday, 18
Last Date For Receipt of Application Forms -
Wednesday, 28 September 2011
CAT 2012 Result -
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Further Details on CAT 2012 available at: www.catiim.in
IIM Centres in
P. O., Kozhikode-673570
(Phone: 0364-2308005 & 2308000)
5th Floor, Audrey House Campus
- 834 008
Tel: +91 0651 2280113
Fax: +91 0651 2280940
Humanities Block, M D University, Rohtak
Telephone No - Direct to Operator 218900
ISD Code - 91
STD Code - 01262
National Highway 67
Tiruchirappalli - 620015
IIMs Interactive Voice Response System Numbers (IVRS)
IIM Ahmedabad : 079-26307258
Kozhikode : 0495-2803005