COMMON ADMISSION TEST 2012-2013 FOR IIMs
CAT 2012 RESULT CAT 2012 Notification for Application and Entrance Exam announced. CAT 2012 Entrance Exam for various IIMs are planned to conduct between 11th October to 6th November 2012. CAT 2012 Management Entrance Exam for Indian Institute of Management (IIM) comprises of 2 sections. Each section of timing is 1 hour 10 minutes - 70minutes with 30 questions.
Section 1 - Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation
Section 2 - Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning
Important Dates for CAT 2012
Application form sales - 30th July to 17th September 2012
Online Registration - 30th July to 19th September 2012
Exam Dates - 11th October to 6th November 2012
CAT 2012 Results - 9th January 2012
1) Candidates have any graduation degree with a minimum aggregate of 50% or an equivalent GCPA can apply for CAT entrance Exam 2012. SC/ST/DA categories has a consideration of 45% for CAT eligibility.
2) Final year graduate students can also apply for CAT 2012 Entrance Exam. Qualified students should submit their documents by 30th June 2013 during CAT 2013 admission period.
CAT 2012 Application Form
CAT applicants have to obtain CAT 2012 application-form/voucher from any of the branches of Axis Bank from Wednesday, 17 August 2011 to Monday, 26 September 2011.
Note: You can only buy one CAT 2012 Voucher irrespective of the number of B-schools you are applying to.
CAT 2012 Registration Process
After purchasing the CAT 2012 Voucher, you must log on to the CAT 2012 Official website www.catiim.in to register for CAT 2012 Online. You can register and schedule for the CAT 2012 from Wednesday, 17 August 2011 to Wednesday, 28 September 2011. You can get complete details of the registration process from the website given. You can download the CAT 2012 registration instructions from Here. Please follow these instructions for a safe and secure CAT 2012 Online Registration.
Go to CAT 2012 Online registration
CAT 2012 Fees
The CAT 2012 test fees is Rs.1400 for general candidates and Rs.700 for SC and ST candidates.
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CAT 2012 Test Centres
There are 33 centers are available in India for CAT 2012 Entrance Exam. You can choose any 1 centre according to your convenience. However, IIMs reserve the right to change or cancel any test venue / centre and / or change the test window time and dates at their own discretion.
Click Here for the list of CAT 2012 test centres.
IIM Centers in India
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CAT 2012 Syllabus
CAT Exam Quantitative Ability Syllabus 2012
- Geometry, (Lines, angles, Triangles, Spheres, Rectangles, Cube, Cone etc)
- Ratios and Proportion, Ratios, Percentages, In-equations
- Quadratic and linear equations
- Profit & Loss
- Averages, Percentages, Partnership
- Time-Speed-Distance, Work and time
- Number system: HCF, LCM, Geometric Progression, Arithmetic progression, Arithmetic mean, Geometric mean , Harmonic mean, Median, Mode, Number Base System, BODMAS
- Mensuration, Alligation & Mixtures, Work, Pipes and Cisterns
- Simple Interest & Compound Interest
- Set Theory, Venn Diagram
- Instalment Payments, Partnership, Clocks
- Probability, Permutations & Combinations
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning Syllabus for CAT Exam 2012
Data Interpretation based on text, Data Interpretation based on graphs and tables. visit tutorial»
Graphs can be Column graphs, Bar Graphs, Line charts, Pie Chart, Graphs representing Area, Venn Diagram, etc.
Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning, Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, Assertion and reasons, Statements and assumptions, identifying valid inferences , identifying Strong arguments and Weak arguments, Statements and conclusions, Cause and Effect, Identifying Probably true, Probably false, definitely true, definitely false kind of statement, Linear arrangements, Matrix arrangements.
Puzzles, Syllogisms, Functions, Family tree - identifying relationship among group of people, Symbol Based problems, Coding and decoding , Sequencing , identifying next number in series, etc.
IIM CAT Entrance Exam 2011 English Syllabus
Comprehension of passage, Verbal Reasoning, Syllogisms , Contextual usage, Analogies, Antonyms, Fill In the Blanks, Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences, Foreign language words used in English, Sentence completion, Sentence correction, odd man out, idioms, one word substitution, Different usage of same word, Errors in word choice, mania & phobia, Incorrect words, Mood, Conditionals & Multiple Usage , Punctuation, Proverb, Phrasal verb etc.
- Current Affairs, Business, Punch line of companies, Top officials of big companies, Major corporate events
- Famous award and prizes
- World Records
- Books and authors
- Science, History, Geography, International organisations
- Important quotations
- Social issues, Sports, Finance, Automobiles, Entertainment, Politics etc.
List of the Institutes/ Colleges accepting CAT 2012 Score for admission
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Ahmedabad
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Bangalore
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Calcutta
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Indore
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Kozhikode
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Lucknow
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Shillong
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) - Ranchi
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Rohta
Indian Institute of Information Technology – Allahabad
Institute of Agri Business Management Rajasthan
ITM Business School, Jaipuria Institute of Management
Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management & Technology
ACCMAN Institute of Management, Army Institute of Management
Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB)
Calcutta Business School
Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
MICA (Mudra Insitute of Communication), Ahmedabad
S.P.Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai
Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon
T.A.Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)
Manipal, Fore School of Management (FSM), New Delhi
Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmadabad.