Following the changed schedule, CAT 2016 admit card have been finally released online and the applicants can access their respective admit card for 4 December exam from the official web portal. The candidates would have to login into the application portal to download CAT 2016 admit card.
The admit card to Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016 will be issued today on October 24, said Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore. The window to download CAT admit card will be activated today from 1 pm.
Common Admission Test – IIM CAT 2016 is going to be held on December 4, 2016, for which management aspirants are currently preparing. Being one of the largest admission test for post-graduate management programmes and the only test for admissions into one of the Indian Institute of Management (IIMs), around 50-60 thousand candidates will get admission to IIMs and other 100 top B-schools.
The admit cards were initially scheduled to be made available from October 18, however, the same was delayed by six days. The delay may be attributed to the extension in registration dates. The CAT 2016 admit card would now be available from October 24.
The popularity of the test can be figured out by considering the number of registrations, the test receives each year. From the year 2010-2014, the registration count could not reach 2 lakh count, while last year a total of 2,18,664 applicants registered. This year’s count has surpassed the previous record too, by over 13,000. A total of 2,32,434 candidates have applied for CAT 2016 as per official data.
The registrations were to close on September 22, and the registrations were 2.08 lakh. The registrations extended for 5 days and then from Sept 22 to 27, more than 24 thousand new applicants registered.