CAT 2021 Admit Card will be released on 28 Oct 2021 on the official website of CAT 2021. Candidates who have successfully submitted online applications to apply for CAT 2021 and paid the requisite amount against CAT 2021 application fee will be eligible to download CAT 2021 admit card.
CAT 2021 admit card is the most important document to be produced by candidates to appear for CAT 2021 exam. Along with the admit card, candidates also have to produce any valid photo ID for verification purposes. Candidates who have applied for CAT 2021 can get detailed information regarding the admit card in this article.
- CAT or Common Admission Test is a nationwide computer-based test held in the country of India. It is an online aptitude test organized on rotation by the top 20 IIMs every year.
- It was introduced by IIM to admit eligible candidates into their prestigious postgraduate management courses. This test is also held in high regard by the other top B-schools in the country.
- Since the year 2011, IITs and the IISc have also made it a norm to select individuals for their management courses based on their CAT scores.
- CAT 2021 exam will be conducted by IIM Indore on Sunday, Nov 29, 2021.
- CAT 2021 exam will consist of three sections having questions on Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VARC), Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR), and Quantitative Aptitude (QA).
- The Paper will have a total of 100 questions distributed in three sections and to solve each section candidates will get a time of 60 minutes.
Candidates who will be appearing for CAT 2021 exam must know the following important dates.
|CAT 2021 Event||Date|
|Admit Card Download start date||28 Oct 2021 onwards|
|Admit Card Download last date||Nov 29, 2021|
|CAT 2021 Exam||Nov 29, 2021|
|Result declaration||2nd week of Jan 2021 (tentative)|
CAT Admit Card Release Date
The CAT 2021 admit card will be released on 28 Oct 2021 by IIM Ahmedabad on the official website of CAT 2021. The window for downloading the admit card will remain open until the day of the exam. All candidates who have signed up for CAT 2021 must go through the official notification to be well informed about CAT 2021. The notification containing information pertaining to the test as well as the admit card.
CAT Admit Card 2021
Registered candidates can acquire their CAT admit cards from the official website @iimcat.ac.in. Admit cards will contain all important information regarding proper conduct on the date of the test and candidates must go through the instructions given on the admit card.
The Admit Card download window may also be accessed from the candidate’s registered email by clicking the CAT link sent by conducting IIM.
Download CAT 2021 Admit Card
To access the admit card, a candidate must know the following:
- A candidate must be aware of their login credentials in order to download the admit card. In case of a forgotten password, it can be retrieved by clicking on the Forgot Password
- After entering the credentials, the candidate will be taken to a page containing a read-only pdf of the admit card.
- Candidates can click the download button to save the printout of the admit card.
- It is advised that at least 3 copies of the physical print out of the admit card should be kept for backup in order to make up for misplacement.
- A passport size photo of the individual must be pasted on the space provided before entering the exam venue.
How to Download CAT Admit Card 2021?
- Open the official website of CAT 2021
- Find and click on ‘CAT 2021 Admit Card’
- The candidate login screen will be displayed
- Enter the user ID and password then click on the ‘Login’ tab
- After signing in, find and click on the appropriate link to download CAT 2021 admit card
- Once the admit card is downloaded, print it on the A4 size paper
- Read instructions printed on CAT 2021 admit card
Documents for Exam
- CAT admit card
- A valid photo id proof
- Aadhaar Card
- PAN Card
- Voter’s ID
- Driver’s License
- University ID etc.
- For reserved or disabled candidates, a certificate of proof will be required.
- In case a candidate has opted for a scribe, a valid document or certificate must be produced at the time of the exam.
Details on CAT Admit Card
- Candidate’s CAT 2021 registration number
- Candidate’s other personal details such as name, category, gender, etc.
- Candidate’s photo
- Date, date, and timing of CAT 2021 exam
- Exam center name with complete address
- Reference number
- Emergency contact number
- Google map link
- Space to put signature by the candidate in the presence of Invigilator
CAT Exam Date 2021
CAT exam 2021 will be held on Sunday 29th November 2021.
- A candidate who cannot produce his / her admit card will not be allowed entry into the examination hall.
- Candidate can only get his/her to admit card from the official website of CAT 2021.
- No admit card will be sent through post or mail. The candidate can download the admit card at their convenience within the stipulated time.
- Before printing the admit card, candidates are advised to check all the details for mistakes. If any problem arises, a candidate may contact the authorities to remedy the facts.
- The admit card will only be considered valid if the passport size photo and signature are clearly visible and not blurry.
- Candidates must inspect their admit card for scratches, stains, or scribbles that can compromise the authenticity of the admit card.
- Any scribbling on the back of the admit card is not permitted and may lead to disqualification.
- The admit card and photo ID will be the only items permitted into the exam hall. No other loose-leaf papers or study materials will be tolerated.
- Queries from the candidates can be addressed to the firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1800-209-0830 toll-free.
- In CAT 2021 exam, candidates will be provided with a writing pad and pen. However, on completion of the exam candidates have to return both things to the invigilator.
CAT Admit Card FAQs
Q. When CAT Admit Card 2021 Will Be Released?
A. CAT 2021 admit card will be released on 28 Oct 2021 and can be downloaded up to November 24, 2021.
Q. What Are The Details Required To Download CAT Admit Card?
A. Candidate’s user ID and password are required to download the CAT admit card.
Q. Who Will Release CAT 2021 Admit Card?
A. IIM Indore will release CAT 2021 admit card.
Q. Is It Necessary To Produce A Photo ID In The Examination Hall?
A. Yes, it is mandatory. Through the photo-ID of the candidate, verification will be done by the invigilator.
Q. How Can I Get A Hard Copy Of My CAT Admit Card?
A. CAT admit card will be available online only. No admit card will be sent to any candidate.
Q. How Can I Change My Examination Center Printed On My CAT Admit Card?
A. No, you cannot change the exam center. Any request for a change of exam center will not be entertained by CAT 2021 conducting authorities.