CAT 2019 Important Dates to be announced soon

Mar 29, 2019 15:34 IST
CAT 2018 Important Dates Announced

CAT 2019 Important Dates: With all the important MBA Entrance exams on the list, CAT exam date is one of the most awaited moments for the MBA Exam aspirants. The CAT exam conveners for the year 2019, will soon announce all the important dates on the official IIM CAT exam website. The important events related to the CAT exam generally commence from the month of July, when the official notification is released.

Like every year, the CAT exam notification also announced all the important dates and exam events in advance to help aspirants plan their preparation strategy for the MBA entrance exam. As per the notification released in July, the CAT 2019 registration process is expected to begin from August and will continue until September 2019. The CAT 2019 exam will tenatively be held on the last Sunday in the month of november 2019. In CAT exam nearly 2 lakh MBA aspirants are expected to appear. Here are all the important dates and exam events related to the MBA entrance exam and as mentioned on the official website i.e.

CAT 2019 – Important Dates to be Announced

In order to create a holistic CAT 2019 preparation strategy, it is important for candidates appearing for the exam to know the important exam events and their specific dates. This will help them in planning their CAT 2019 preparation in accordance with the deadlines. Additionally, the CAT 2019 important dates will also help aspirants to keep a check on their level of preparedness for the MBA entrance exam. Below, candidates can find all the important CAT exam dates along with the description for the key events that will take place as part of the exam.

CAT 2019 Exam Timeline

Exam Events


CAT Notification Release

July 2019

CAT Registration Begins

August 2019

CAT Registration Ends

September 2019

CAT Application Correction Window

Until 4th Week of September 2019

CAT Admit Card Release date

Last week of October 2019

CAT Mock Test Release Date

October 2019

CAT Exam Date

Last Sunday of November 2019

CAT Answer Key Release

2nd Week of December 2019

CAT Result Date

1st week of January 2020

CAT 2019 – Key Exam Events

Based upon the above given CAT 2019 exam dates, we have listed down the key exam events that will take place as part of the MBA entrance exam. These exam events are important for aspirants, as they will help them keep track of the important tasks that need to be completed in order to appear for the exam.

CAT 2019 Registration Process

As per the exam notification, the CAT 2019 registration process will begin from August and will continue for a month and a half, ending in September 2019. The CAT exam registration process is an online process which is to be completed on the official website i.e. Candidates who successfully complete the registration process will be provided their login credentials to log onto the portal to complete the CAT application process. The CAT 2019 registration process includes four key steps i.e.:

  1. Fill up the CAT 2019 Application Form
  2. Uploading Scanned Passport size Photograph & Signature
  3. Uploading of Supporting Documents, if required
  4. Payment of CAT 2019 Fee

Candidates have to complete all the four steps as part of their CAT 2018 registration process by 3rd week of September.  

CAT 2019 Admit Card Release Date

CAT Admit Card is a mandatory document without which candidates will not be allowed to appear for the MBA entrance exam. The CAT admit card will be issued only to those candidates who have successfully completed their online registration process. As per the CAT exam notification, the admit card will be issued by CAT convenors in the last week of October. MBA aspirants will be able to download their CAT Admit Card online by visiting the official website of the exam i.e. After downloading the CAT 2018 admit card, candidates must cross-check all the important information provided on it, including personal information, test information, test date, test centre address and others.

CAT 2019 Exam Date

The CAT exam is scheduled to take place on the last Sunday of November 2019. Candidates must ensure that they have downloaded their CAT admit card and duly noted their test centre details and address for the exam day. Additionally, CAT exam will be held in two sessions on the same day; therefore, candidates must note the exam session i.e. either morning or afternoon, and prepare accordingly.

CAT 2019 Exam Result

As per the general trend, the CAT 2019 exam result is declared in the second week of January. As per tentative estimates, aspirants can expect the CAT exam result by second week of January 2020. The CAT exam result will be declared online on the official website i.e. and candidates will have to log onto the website to download the CAT  scorecard.

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