Are you preparing for CAT Entrance Exam? In this article, we’ve discussed everything you should know about the entrance exam for MBA. We’ve discussed the syllabus, exam pattern, exam date, how you can check the CAT result, and how you can download CAT admit card online from its official portal.
Let’s jump into it to read all you need to know about the CAT exam.
The CAT entrance exam is the most popular exam for getting into IIM which stands for Indian Institute of Management. It is held every year for those students who want to get admission to a reputed institution for an MBA program.
|Exam Name||Common Admission Test (CAT)|
|Full Form||Common Admission Test|
|Exam Duration||60 Minutes & 160 Minutes for PwD Candidates|
|Exam Fee||INR 1100 for Reserved Categories|
INR 2200 for Other Categories
|Language of the Exam||English|
|Level of the Exam||National Level Entrance Exam|
CAT Syllabus & Exam Pattern
CAT is the most popular and competitive entrance exam for students who want to get admission to reputed colleges or universities for MBA programs. So you need to know the detailed CAT syllabus for preparation. If you want to prepare well you need to know the syllabus and exam pattern very well.
CAT Exam Pattern 2023
|Sections||No. of Questions||Duration||Marks|
|Quantitative Ability (QA)||22||40 Minutes||66|
|Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC)||24||40 Minutes||72|
|Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR)||20||40 Minutes||60|
CAT Exam Syllabus 2023
Quantitative Ability (QA) Syllabus
Here are all the topics and sub-topics of Quantitative Ability discussed from where the questions come in the CAT entrance exam.
|Topics||Sub-Topics||No. of Questions|
|Arithmetic||Percentages, TSD (Time, Speed, and Distance), Averages, Time and Work, Ratio and Proportion, Profit and Loss, Simple and Compound Interest, Mixtures, and Alligations.||9-11|
|Number System||Factorization, Unit Digit, Divisibility, Binomial Theorem, Surds, and Indices||2-4|
|Algebra||Linear Equations, Quadratic Equations, Inequalities, Functions, Logarithm, Complex Numbers||5-6|
|Geometry & Mensuration||Lines and Angles, Triangles, Polygons, Circles, Solids (3D Geometry), Coordinate Geometry, Trigonometry||3-4|
|Modern Math||Set Theory, Permutation, Combination, Probability, etc.||1-2|
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC) Syllabus
|Sections||No. of Questions|