IIM CAT Admission Online Form 2022, CAT Registration Form, Exam Pattern

Category : Admission news | Updated On :Tue, 07 Mar 2023, 07:02 PM | Updated By - Amit Verma

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) | IIM CAT Admission Online Form 2022 - CAT Registration 2022 is started on 03 August 2022. CAT Application Form 2022 is now open on the official website. Check all the details regarding the registration process, fees and last date to apply for CAT 2022.

IIM CAT Admission Online Form 2022, CAT Registration Form, Exam Pattern

Indian Institute of Management , IIM which is going to conduct the Common Admission Test CAT 2022 examination this year. Students who want to take admission in IIM CAT 2022 can apply online from 03 August 2022 to 14 September 2022. The IIM CAT 2022 exam will be held on 27 November 2022 and the result will be expected to be released on January 2023. For all other information read the notification. CAT Registration 2022 (Started): How to fill CAT Application Form, Fees, CAT Last Date to Apply Check all the details regarding the registration process, fees and last date to apply for CAT 2022.

IIM Common Admission Test CAT 2022 Application Form Apply Online Form

IIM CAT Admission Online Form 2022 - CAT Registration 2022 is now available on the IIM CAT Official Website. As per the latest news, the CAT 2022 Registration start date is 3 August 2022. The candidates must know that the CAT Application Form is also a form for the admission process to IIM and is only available online. The official CAT Registration Dates 2022 has been released along with the official notification. The candidates who are thinking appear in the upcoming exam must be aware of the official schedule for CAT Registration 2022. While filling out the CAT Application Form 2022, the candidates can mention their preferred IIM s and interview cities.

IIM CAT 2022 Admissions Short Details of Notification

Important Dates

  • Application Begin : 03/08/2022
  • Last Date for Apply Online : 14/09/2022
  • Last Date Pay Exam Fee : 14/09/2022
  • Exam Date :  27/11/2022
  • Admit Card Available : 27/10/2022
  • Result Available : January 2023

Application Fee

  • General / OBC : 2300/-
  • SC / ST / PH : 1150/-
  • Pay the Examination Fee Through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking Fee Mode or Pay Through E Challan

IIM CAT Eligibility

  • Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with At Least Minimum 50% Marks
  • For SC / ST Candidates : 45% Marks
  • For More Details Read the Notification

Participating IIM’s

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

IIM CAT 2022 Courses Details

  • Post Graduate Programmes in Management (PGP)
  • Fellowship Programmes in Management (FPM) / (PHD)

How to Apply IIM CAT Admission Test Online Form

  • Indian Institute of Management IIM Are Issued Information Brochure and Invited Online Application Form for the IIM CAT Admission 2021 Candidate Can Apply Online for 03 August, 2022 to 14 September, 2022.
  • Candidate Read the Notification Before Apply the IIMCAT 2022 Application Form in IIM Admission 2022.
  • Kindly Check and Collect the All Document - Eligibility, ID Proof, Address Details, Basic Details.
  • Kindly Ready Scan Document Related to Recruitment Form - Photo, Sign, ID Proof, Etc.
  • Before Submit the Application Form Must Check the Preview and All Column Carefully.
  • If Candidate Required to Paying the Application Fee Must Submit. If You have Not the Required Application Fees Your Form is Not Completed.
  • Take A Print Out of Final Submitted Form.

Steps to Fill IIM CAT 2022 Admission Online Form

As per the official updates, CAT Registration is a compulsory process to proceed further for the upcoming exam. Before the candidates start the CAT 2022 Registration, they must be aware of the below things.

  • Review the CAT Eligibility details to see whether you are eligible for this exam or not.
  • Be very specific to the CAT Registration Last Date 
  • The candidates must be sure about their Email ID, and Mobile Number, as all official messages will be sent to the registered email address and mobile number before the CAT Admission process is completed.
  • Make sure that you have filled out all the information marked as an asterisk (*). If you don't fill these fields indicated with this sign, you won't be able to proceed. Stay updated with the official CAT Notification 2022.

Follow the below-mentioned steps on How to Fill CAT Form 2022.

Step 1: Complete CAT Registration for User ID and Password 

Note the steps below to complete the first steps of the CAT Exam Registration 2022.

  • On the registration home page, enter your name and date of birth as mentioned in your 10th standard mark-sheet.
  • Fill in a valid e-mail address and confirm the same.
  • Select your country (Indian students will choose ‘India’ and all other students should choose ‘Others’).
  • Enter your valid mobile number and confirm the same. The CAT Authorities will use your e-mail and mobile number for further communications.
  • After entering the mobile number, click on ‘Generate OTP’. Enter the captcha as displayed in the box, and as soon as you validate it, you will receive an OTP on the mobile number you have entered.
  • Validate the OTP received on your mobile phone. You will receive a User ID and a password for logging into CAT Application Form 2022 filling portal on your mobile number and e-mail address.

Step 2: Fill Out CAT Application Form 2022

After completing the registration, the second step is to fill out the CAT 2022 Application form. Note the steps below to complete CAT Login Process. The candidates must check CAT Exam Analysis and the exam difficulty level.

  • Visit the official website of IIM CAT 2022. 
  • Click ‘Login’ under the Registered Candidate Login menu. 
  • The application form is divided into 6 sub-sections
    • Personal Details: In this section, you have to enter all your personal details such as name, date of birth, category, gender, father’s name, nationality, communication address, email ID, mobile phone number, etc. Do your CAT Preparation as per the expert's recommendation.
    • Academic Qualifications: Here, the candidates have to enter their class 10th and 12th scores, graduation details including mark sheet and certificates
    • Work Experience: If the candidates have relevant work experience then they can fill in the necessary details here.
    • Programmes: You have to select your dream IIMs along with the MBA Specializations.
    • Test City: Select up to 6 test cities as per your convenience.
    • Payment: Pay CAT Registration Fee by using Debit Card, Credit Card, Internet Banking, Paytm, or Mobile Wallet

Step 3: Complete Payment of CAT 2022 Registration Fees

It is the last step in CAT Registration. After filling out all the details in the CAT Application Form 2022, proceed to the fee payment window. If you fail to complete the payment, your CAT Registration 2022 will automatically be rejected.

Documents Required for CAT Registration Form 2022

The candidates appearing for the upcoming CAT Exam must be aware of the documents which are needed to fill CAT Registration Form. Keep the following documents by your side to fill inaccurate personal and academic details:

  • Class 10 and 12 mark sheet
  • Graduation mark sheet and certificate
  • Date of Birth Certificate
  • Address Proof
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD certificate (if applicable)
  • Scribe certificate (if applicable)
  • Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking Details
  • Work Experience Proof (If applicable)

CAT Application Form 2022 Correction

The candidates can make corrections to the CAT Application Form if required. It is a simple process but be very specific to the correct details. Note the steps below to do correction in CAT Exam Registration 2022 Form.

  • Visit the official website of CAT 2022
  • Click on the "Login" Tab 
  • Now, enter your Login ID and Password
  • On the Dashboard, click on the " CAT Application Form" tab
  • Click on "Personal Details" to upload a newly scanned image of your photograph and signature
  • Click on "Test City" to change, only if you wish to change 
  • Enter the Captcha and click Save and Submit.

Details can be Edited in CAT Application Form 2022

The candidates must note that there are some specific details in the CAT Registration Form that can be changed. Not all the details can be edited as per your choices. Check the details that can be corrected in the CAT 2022 Application Form.

  • Scanned photo
  • Scanned Signature
  • Exam centre

Details like Candidates' name, Date of Birth, and Contact Details, including Email Id, Mobile Number, Address, and State, cannot be changed further in CAT Application Form. 


CAT 2022 Admission Exam Pattern

CAT 2022 Exam pattern and test procedure are announced along with the CAT notification. CAT question paper is divided into three sections such as VARC, DILR & QA. Candidates must solve both MCQ and Non-MCQ type questions. It is highly important for aspirants to understand all aspects of the CAT 2022 exam pattern in order to formulate a section-wise detailed strategy for CAT 2022. The exam pattern is the first and foremost step towards streamlining the plan according to CAT syllabus for scoring 99 percentile thus increasing the chances of getting shortlisted.

Having proper knowledge regarding the exam is of utmost importance. Hence, we have tabulated the important details regarding CAT below:

Duration of Exam 2 hours
Name of Section Verbal ability & reading comprehension
Data Interpretation & logical reasoning
Quantitative aptitude
Section-wise Duration 40 minutes for each section.
53 minutes 20 seconds for PwD candidates
Slot-wise Session Slot 1: 8:30 A.M – 10:30 P.M
Slot 2: 12:30 P.M -2:30 P.M
Slot 3: 4:30 P.M – 6:30 P.M
Number of Questions 66
CAT Exam Total Marks 198
Marking Scheme +3 for every correct answer,
-1 for wrong answer
No negative marks for Non-MCQ


CAT 2022 Exam Paper Pattern

The CAT 2022 exam will be conducted in 3 slots on the same day for a time duration of 2 hours. The candidate must understand all the aspects of the CAT exam pattern for formulating a section-wise detailed strategy. Knowing the CAT 2022 exam pattern is the first and foremost step after knowing the CAT syllabus in order to score maximum marks and get admissions in top IIMs in the country.

Let’s have a look at the latest exam pattern of CAT 2022. The below table represents the total number of MCQ and Non-MCQs questions that are mentioned in this article. Let us have a glimpse of the details of different sections of the exam, total number of questions and maximum marks for each section are below:

Sections Total Questions MCQs Non-MCQs Maximum Marks
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension 24 19 5 72
Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning 20 15 5 60
Quantitative Ability 22 14 8 66
TOTAL 66 48 18 198


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