CAT result 2018: After releasing the answer key for the Common Admission Test (CAT 2018) last month, IIM Calcutta will announce result on January 5 at 1 pm. While some candidates posted on social media that they can view their score, CAT 2018 conducting body Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM Calcutta) has denied releasing the result.
Candidates can download their scorecards by logging into the official CAT website (www.iimcat.ac.in). Individual SMS messages are also being sent to candidates informing them of their overall percentiles.
Over two lakh candidates had appeared for the CAT that was conducted on Sunday, November 25 at various centres across the country. Those who clear the exam will be eligible for admission to management courses, including PGP, PGDM, PGPEM, EPGP, PGPBM, PGPEX at the IIMs and other management colleges across the country.
CAT 2018 score is valid till January 31, 2019 and will be accessible on the website accordingly.
After CAT, various IIMs will release the shortlist for subsequent process considering CAT score and other criteria. More than 100 other non-IIM institutions also use CAT score for admission to their management programmes.
While in CAT 2016 all the top 20 percentile scorers were male and engineers, in CAT 2017, the top 20 list included two female candidates and three non-engineers.