Previously, Indian Institute of Management- Lucknow had scheduled the last date to apply for CAT 2017 on September 20, 2017. But the latest notification was released on the official website, mentioning that IIM Lucknow has extended the last date to register until 25th September, 2017.
The convener of CAT 2017, Prof Neeraj Dwivedi stated that the move to extend the CAT registration was taken to accommodate more candidates. The candidates who failed to register for the exam this year can now apply for the same until September 25.
The candidates can download their respective admit card after successfully registering and submitting their application form along with the complete payment of fees. The releasing date for the admit card is still unchanged i.e. the CAT 2017 admit card will be released October 20, 2017.
The updated CAT 2017 dates and other related information are given below:
CAT 2017 Exam Dates
|Starting of Online Application Process||9 August, 2017|
|Ending of Online Application Process||25 September, 2017|
|Downloading of Admit Card||18 October, 2017|
|Conduction of CAT 2017 exam||26 November, 2017|
|Announcement of Results||January, 2017 (tentative)|
The Common Admission Test is conducted every year by the IIMs on rotational basis. As the exam is a prerequisite for admissions in the IIMs and other prestigious B-Schools, several candidates have already registered for the same this year. The interested candidates can now apply for the exam at the earliest to take full advantage of the “date extended” notification. Being a computer-based test, the CAT 2017 was conducted across 144 test centres across the nation.
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