CAT 2014 Exam results have been declared on 27th December 2014 and with them, they have brought out many interesting facts and points. Approxximately 2 lakh aspirants registered for the examination. Results were awaited since long.
Many girls sat for the CAT 2014 exam with a dream of getting top percentile scores and seats in IIMs. A girl candidate has scored 100 percentile in CAT 2014 exam.This is the first time during past many years that so many candidates have scored 100 percentile in the CT Exam. Dr Rohit Kapoor, Convener CAT 2014 said “There are 16 hundred percentilers that includes a girl candidate. We need women leaders. IIMs have in recent years been trying to make their campuses more inclusive”.
CAT 2014 has given twice the number of 100 percentilers in comparison to CAT 2013 exam in which 8 candidates scored 100 percentile. There were a number of changes introduced in CAT 2014 exam; these changes have given a fruitful result it seems. Aspirants have given a better performance. Not only the number of questions was increased but also the time available to solve per question was reduced from 2.32 minutes to 1.7 minutes. Candidates were allowed to move freely between one section to the other section and according to the candidates who took CAT Exam 2014; they forgot to notice the timer ticking while remaining involved in one section.
Girl who scored 100 percentile and thus topped the CAT 2014 Exam along with 15 others is Neha Manglik from Delhi and is a chemical engineering student of BITS Pilani. This is the first time that a girl has scored 100 percentile in CAT Exam since it was converted into an online format in the year 2009.
CAT 2014 result was declared around 5 PM on Dec 27, 2014 on CAT 2014 website. The candidates who could login immediately after declaration of CAT 2014 result were able to view and download their score cards. The CAT 2014 site however, began to function well after some time.
There was no crashing of site reported either by the CAT Centre 2014 or by the candidates despite the heavy rush of candidates visiting the site for CAT 2014 result.