CAT 2019 - Important Dates announced by IIM K, Registration date revised

IIM Kozhikode has announced CAT 2019 exam date. The last date for CAT 2019 registration is today, i.e. 25th September 2019. Apply at

Sep 25, 2019 09:09 IST
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CAT 2018 Important Dates Announced
CAT 2018 Important Dates Announced

CAT 2019 Important Dates: IIM Kozhikode announced the CAT 2019 exam schedule and the MBA entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted on 24th November in online mode across all the test centers of India. Important dates of all the major events such as CAT exam registration, CAT exam admit card announcement, CAT Exam date have been updated on the official website i.e.

Aspirants can register for CAT 2019 exam until 25th September 2019 (until 5 PM). Earlier, the candidates could register for the exam till 18th September. However, the recent notification on the says that the registration date has been extended for the candidates. 

CAT exam date is an important event for the MBA entrance exam aspirants. This year, IIM Kozhikode has been entrusted the responsibility of conducting the CAT exam. The official CAT exam notification was released on 26th July (Friday) by the CAT exam convener Prof. Shubhasis Dey.

Like every year, the CAT 2019 registration process will begin from August and will continue until September 2019. The CAT 2019 exam will be held on the last Sunday of November. In CAT exam nearly 2 lakh MBA aspirants sit every year. After the announcement of the CAT important dates, the countdown has begun for the candidates planning to appear in the upcoming attempt. Here are all the important dates and exam events related to the MBA entrance exam

CAT 2019 – Important Dates announced

In order to create a holistic CAT 2019 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 2019 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 2019 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 2019 Exam events:  

CAT Exam Events


CAT Notification Release

26th July 2019

CAT Registration Begins

7th August 2019

CAT Registration Ends

25th September 2019 (5.00 PM)

CAT Application Correction Window

Until 4th Week of September 2019

CAT Admit Card Release date

23rd October 2019

CAT Mock Test Release Date

23rd October 2019

CAT Exam Date

24th November 2019

CAT Answer Key Release

2nd Week of December 2019

CAT Result Date

1st week of January 2020

CAT 2019 – Key Exam Events

Based upon the above given CAT 2019 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 2019 Registration Process

As per the exam notification, the CAT 2019 registration process will begin from 7th August and will continue for a month and a half, ending on 18th September 2019. 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 2019 registration process includes four key steps i.e.:

  1. Fill up the CAT 2019 Application Form
  2. Uploading Scanned Passport size Photograph & Signature
  3. Uploading of Supporting Documents, if required
  4. Payment of CAT 2019 Fee

Candidates have to complete all the four steps as part of their CAT 2018 registration process by 3rd week of September.  

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CAT 2019 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 only to those candidates who have successfully completed their online registration process. As per the CAT exam notification, the admit card will be issued by CAT conveners on 23rd October. 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 2018 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 2019 Exam Date

The CAT exam is scheduled to take place on 24th November 2019. 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 2019 Exam Result

As per the general trend, the CAT 2019 exam result is declared in the second week of January. As per tentative estimates, aspirants can expect the CAT exam result by second week of January 2020. 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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