CAT Syllabus 2020: Here you can check the CAT 2020 Syllabus and Course details in the academic year of 2020. It has been organized by IIMS (Indian Institutes of Management). Common Admission Test (CAT) is a national level entrance examination organized by IIMS on a rotational basis every year. This entrance test is conducted to offer admission into management programs in so many colleges and institutions situated in India. A number of private & government management institutions provide admission into MBA programs through CAT scores. In this article, candidates will get to know the details related to CAT 2020.
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CAT Syllabus 2020 – Important Dates
|CAT 2020 Events||CAT 2020 Dates|
|CAT 2020 notification release||Last week of July 2020|
|CAT Registrations start||First week of August 2020|
|Registrations end||Last week of September 2020|
|CAT form correction||Last week of September 2020|
|CAT mock test and official tutorial release||Second week of October 2020|
|Admit card release||The third week of October 2020|
|CAT 2020 exam||Last Sunday of November or first Sunday of December 2020|
|Answer key release||A week after the exam|
|Result declaration||The first week of January 2021|
CAT 2020 eligibility criteria
- Any student having a graduation degree with an aggregate of 50% marks (45% for reserved category) can apply for CAT 2020.
- Candidates in their final year of graduation Course are also eligible to apply.
CAT 2020 Registration/Application Process
CAT 2020 registrations will start in the 1st week of August 2020. The candidates will be required to fill an online application form and pay the requisite fee to register for the exam. The CAT 2020 application form will be available on IIMCAT (CAT 2020) website. Given below is the step by step process of CAT 2020 registration:
- Open the CAT 2020 website in a new window
- Click on new registrations
- Enter personal details like name, date of birth, phone number and email ID
- An OTP will be sent to your email ID
- Use that OTP to authenticate phone number and email ID and follow further instructions
- Upload scanned signature and image in prescribed dimension and make fee payment to complete CAT registration process
CAT 2020 Registration Fees
CAT 2020 registration fee is different for general and reserved category candidates. Check the category-wise CAT exam fees:
CAT Exam Syllabus 2020
Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning Syllabus
Verbal Reasoning Syllabus
|Number Systems||Tables||English Usage or Grammar|
|Profit, Loss, and Discount||Caselets||Vocabulary Based (Synonyms/ Antonyms)|
|LCM and HCF||Bar Graphs||Fill in the blanks|
|Speed, Time and Distance||Line Charts||Sentence Correction|
|Percentages||Column Graphs||Cloze Passage|
|Time and Work||Venn Diagrams||Jumbled Paragraph|
|Ratio and Proportion||Pie Chart||Meaning-Usage Match|
|Averages||Other Basic Reasoning Questions||Analogies or Reverse Analogies|
|Quadratic Equations & Linear Equations||Calendars||Summary Questions|
|Complex Numbers||Number and Letter Series||Verbal Reasoning|
|Simple and Compound Interest||Clocks||Facts-Inferences-Judgments|
|Logarithm||Venn Diagrams||Reading Comprehension|
|Sequences and Series||Cubes|
|Surds and Indices||Logical Matching|
|Set Theory & Function||Logical Sequence|
|Permutation and Combination||Syllogism|
|Mixtures and Alligations||Logical Connectives|
CAT 2020 Exam Pattern and Syllabus
CAT exam pattern 2020 is likely to remain the same as that of CAT 2019, barring a change in the topic-wise distribution of questions. Given below are the key points of the CAT exam pattern.
|CAT exam pattern: Highlights|
|Exam timings||Slot 1: 9 am to 12 pm; Slot 2: 2 pm to 5 pm|
|Number of sections||Three|
|Names of the sections|
|Duration of exam||60 minutes per section (Total 180 minutes)|
|Language of question paper||English|
|Total number of questions||100|
|Section-wise number of questions||VARC -34|
QA – 34
|Number of answer choices||Four|
|Type of questions||MCQs and Non-MCQs|
|Section-wise difficulty level||ARC – Easy to moderate|
DILR- Moderate to difficult
QA – Difficult
How to Download CAT Syllabus 2020
The following are the steps to download the CAT (Common Admission Test) Syllabus 2020 is as given below.
- Firstly, visit the official website of CAT.
- The home page will be available on the screen.
- Next, you can search the Syllabus and click on it.
- Time Table details are available now.
- Select your category and search.
- Finally, download the time table and take a hard copy for future reference.
Download CAT Syllabus 2020 PDF
|CAT 2020 Syllabus||Download|
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