CAT 2020 - Important Dates announced by IIM Indore | Registration to begin from 5th August

IIM Indore will soon announce the CAT 2020 exam date. The official notification will be out soon and candidates can check important date of major events pertaining to the CAT 2020 exam. 

Created On: Jul 29, 2020 17:41 IST
CAT 2020 Important Dates Announced
CAT 2020 Important Dates Announced

CAT 2020 Important Dates: IIM Indore has released the CAT 2020 official notification on 29th July 2020 with the launch of the official website for the aspirants. IIM Indore will conduct the CAT 2020 exam on 29th November this year and the online CAT exam registration will commence from 5th August 2020. 

IIM Indore has the responsibility of conducting CAT 2020 as every year one of the IIMs gets is entrusted the responsibility to conduct CAT 2020 on rolling basis. Important dates of all the major events of CAT entrance exam has already been announced for the aspirants. Know CAT 2020 registration, CAT exam admit card and other important dates on the official website i.e. The official CAT exam convener for this year is Prof. Harshal Lowalekar, faculty and admission chair at IIM Indore. 

Here are all the important dates and exam events related to the MBA entrance exam

CAT 2020 – Important Dates announced

In order to create a holistic CAT 2020 preparation strategy, it is important for the candidates to know the important exam events and their specific dates. This will help them in planning a sound strategy to crack the CAT exam and also prepare a  preparation in accordance with the deadlines. Additionally, the CAT 2020 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 2020 Exam Timeline

Candidates are advised to carefully take note of the CAT exam events and their timeline. Mark the dates on the calendar to never miss an event. As CAT exam is conducted only once in a year, missing a deadline can cost you an attempt.

Here are important CAT 2020 Exam events:  

CAT Exam Events


CAT Notification Release

29th July 2020

CAT Registration Begins

5th  August 2020

 CAT Registration Ends

16th September 2020

CAT Admit Card Release date

28th October 2020

CAT Mock Test Release Date

To be announced

CAT Exam Date

29th November 2020

CAT Answer Key Release

To be announced

CAT Result Date

To be announced

CAT 2020 – Key Exam Events

Based upon the above given CAT 2020 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 2020 Registration Process

As per the exam notification, the CAT 2020 registration process will begin from 5th August 2020 and will continue for a month and a half till 16th September 2020. 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 2020 registration process includes four key steps i.e.:

  1. Fill up the CAT 2020 Application Form
  2. Uploading Scanned Passport size Photograph & Signature
  3. Uploading of Supporting Documents, if required
  4. Payment of CAT 2020 Fee

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CAT 2020 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 on 28th October 2020 only to those candidates who will successfully completed their online registration process. As per the CAT exam notification, the admit card will be issued by IIM Indore. 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 2020 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 2020 Exam Date

The CAT exam is expected to be held on 29th November 2020. 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 2020 Exam Result

As per the general trend, the CAT 2020 exam result will be declared in the second week of January. As per tentative estimates, aspirants can expect the CAT exam result by second week of January 2021. 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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