For those who have haven’t already registered for CAT 2016 – stop everything you are doing right now and register for it! Find the procedure and important pre-requisites from the linked article.
Reminder: Last date for registration of CAT 2016 is 22nd September.
For those who remember paying 1700 as the fee for registration, (850 for reserved category candidates), do you know what all are included in your upfront payment for the form?
Let’s have a look:
Your CAT Application Fee Includes:
- Admission application fee for all the IIMs – New and Old IIMs – IIM Jammu included which commenced its operations this year. If we compare this with other management exams like XAT, MAT, SNAP – you would be required to shell out a separate application fee for applying to their participating institutes.
- Your application fee include your application to 48 programmes offered by all the IIMs.
You have the choice of all the IIM programmers that are offered by the institutes. (At no extra cost). Sit back and carefully decide which programme to apply for from the vast list courses that will best suit your career goals and interests. Again, this facility is not there with other top MBA entrance exams. Your application will also include the choice of interview location.
- Make no mistake in filling the choice of institute and programme – it is very likely that you want to get admission in IIM -B but the choice of programme offered by IIM-A, your list is going to be final after submission. After submission of which, you may not be able to change the details.
Pro tip: Once you jot down the list of programmes according to your interest and career goals, check the following:
- If you eligible for the programme offered?
- If the programme is offered by your the institute of your choice?
- Curriculum of the programme offered
- How can it help your career growth?
CAT 2016 is the first and foremost prerequisite for getting shortlisted for their programmes. If you get high sectional cut offs and great work experience, you may not be called in for an interview if your academics are low.
- Click here to see the detailed selection and admission procedure of IIM – A.
- Click here to read the detailed selection and admission procedure of IIM – L.
Call Byju’s CAT helpline number – 9880031619, for all your queries regarding CAT 2016 and admission procedure. Prepare for CAT with the best CAT Trainer of the country. Call us for details and get information on scholarships and discounts.