IIMs have anounced registrations for CAT 2013. Registrations will begin on 5 August 2013. Examinations will be conducted in a test window beginning from 16 October and ending on 11 November 2013. To begin your preparation, you shouuld know the test duration and pattern of the examination. Knowing the examination details will assist in the preparation.
Test Duration and Pattern of CAT 2013
The CAT 2013 will have two sections: Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation and Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning.
These two sections will have separate time limits. The examination duration will be 140 minutes. Candidates will have 70 minutes to answer 30 questions within each section which will have an on-screen countdown timer. Within the 70 min provided for the section, candidates can review the answers. Once the time ends for the first section, they will move to the second section and will no longer be able to go back.
A 15-minute tutorial will be provided before the start of the test.
Total Duration including tutorial: 2 hours 35 minutes
At the test venue, each candidate will be seated at a desk with a computer terminal and he/she will be provided with a scratch paper for calculations. After the test, candidate must leave the scratch paper at the desk.
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