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CAT Platform

Common Admission Test (CAT) is the premier all India competitive management entrance exam conducted at national level by IIMs for admission to Postgraduate Business Administration Programme and other programs in various IITs, IIMs, NITs and other private management institutions accepting CAT. The CAT score is used separately by each institute along with other parameters i.e. academic performance, work experience, group discussion, written assessment and interview performance etc. to select candidates. The weightage assigned to CAT score may differ for each institute. Official Site:

CAT Syllabus & Exam Format 2017

The CAT 2017 syllabus has three sections namely
1. Quantitative Aptitude,
2. Verbal Reasoning and
3. Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning.


  • Level: Basic to Advance
  • Practice Test: Yes
  • Questions per test: 100
  • Number of Tests: 7
  • Price: Free
  • Mode: Online

Test Duration & Pattern

Section Quantitative Ability Verbal & Reading Data & Reasoning
No. of Question 34 34 32
Duration 1 Hour 1 Hour 1 Hours
Certification YES YES YES