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CAT 2017 Application Process

Exam Date : 26th November 2017 To 26th November 2017
Result Date : 15th January 2018

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CAT Exam 2017 Application Process

 Follow the instructions below before you start registration for CAT Exam 2017.

  1. CAT exam 2017 application process will begin on 9th June 2017  and will continue till 25th September 2017 .
  2. Check your eligibility for CAT exam 2017 by referring to the Eligibility criteria section on the website.
  3. Payments are only made online on the official CAT 2017 website.
  4. Ensure you have a valid email address and mobile number.
  5. “*” (asterisk) indicates a mandatory field. The boxes marked with this symbol must be filled in or you will not be allowed to submit your application for CAT exam 2017.
  6. Gather all the information you will need for filling the form beforehand, such as:
  • Educational history.
  • Mark sheets (10th /12th/ Degree/Diploma).
  • Work Experience (if you have any).
  • Applicable Certificates to upload
  • Scanned images of your passport size photo and signature. (The photo should not be more than six months old and should have a white background).
  • List of the IIM programmes to which you are applying.
  1. Scanned Images parameter to be followed during upload CAT exam 2017 form:
  • A recent coloured passport size photograph having dimensions of 35mm X 45mm which has to be clearly scanned and uploaded on the website
    If the documents are above the resolution or file size limit then it will not upload on the CAT 2017 website.
  • Download NC-OBC/SC/ST Certificate, fill and get it signed by appropriate authorities, self-attest it and scan as PDF document.
  • Download PWD/DA Certificate, fill and get it signed by appropriate authorities, self-attest it and scans it as a PDF document.
  • A clear scanned image of candidate’s signature within the dimensions of 80mm X 35mm.
  • Both the above said documents should be in a .jpg or .jpeg format and the file size should not be more than 80kb each. Both the images should be clear with a minimum resolution of 150 pixels per inch.

Step by Step Procedure to Submit CAT 2017 Application Form:

To access application form first you need to register, to do that open CAT official website.
Then you need click on Register button and enter all the required details in the form.
Check the "I agree" option in declaration form and click on submit button to complete your registration.
Next, You will receive an email and message which contain system generated User ID and Password.
After that in CAT official website click on "Existing User" and enter your User Id and Password to login.
Then in CAT Application form enter your personal details, academic details, and work experience if any.
Upload scanned copy of your latest passport size photograph and signature in specified format. If applicable then upload your SC, ST, NC-OBC, and PWD certificates.
Then you will be having an option to select preferred programmes and examination center.
Click on save and pay your application fee using Credit card, Debit card, or Net Banking option.

Discussion Forum View all 61 Questions

What is the Application Process for the CAT exam 2017?

Asked By: Manan A,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

CAT 2017 application process will begin on 8th August and will continue till 27th September.

Candidates can apply for CAT 2017 online and pay the fee online using Credit Card, Debit Card or via Net Banking. Payments are only made online on the official CAT 2017 website.

Candidates who aspire to appear for CAT 2017 can register via a three-step CAT registration process on the official CAT 2017 website.

The three step CAT registration process involves – registration, logging in and filling the application form. After registering for CAT 2017, candidates have to fill the CAT 2017 Application Form on the official CAT 2017 website.

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QRegistration process

I have already submitted my application form but I realized that I did not self-attest on my OBC certificate.Please let me know what could I do now.?Will my caste certificate be considered? Or shall I re-register with other mail address?

Asked By: Sanyam Rathore,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • There is a correction window provided by CAT Officials for any kind of corrections to be set forward by the candidate. Any correction brought up later on, will not be entertained.
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QRegistration for CAT

There’s a problem regarding the name present in my caste certificate and the name I am registered with( middle name isn’t present in my caste certificate). So will there be a problem, in my case?

Asked By: Gaurav Sharma,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • The final verdict to that problem resides with the counseling committee. I would suggest getting the necessary corrections done on the caste certificate to avoid any further complication.
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QApplication Procedure

I have a dual degree (Bachelor’s + Master’s). How do I enter my marks while registering?

Asked By: Roopa Chhadda,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • The candidate is required to enter the marks from his Bachelor’s degree as the basic criteria for CAT exams.
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