CAT 2019 Answer Key Released: Going by the latest media reports, the official CAT 2019 answer key will be released by the exam authority Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode on or before 30th November 2019. The news has been reported by Indian Express, which quotes CAT 2019 Convenor Shubhashish Dey as saying that the official answer key for CAT 2019 i.e. Common Admission Test (CAT) will be released between 28th November and 30th November 2019. Earlier, there were reports that IIM Khozikode is expected to release the official CAT answer key today or tomorrow. However, with the clarification by CAT Convenor, the rumours have been put down.
No Word on Candidate Response Sheet
Last year, prior to the release of the official CAT Answer Key, the exam authority had also released the candidate response sheet for each individual candidate to bring more transparency in the evaluation process. However, so far, there has been no clarification by IIM Khozikode regarding the candidate response sheets. However, going by the general trend, the institute will also make the candidate response sheets available to the candidates along with the official answer key for the MBA entrance exam.
Separate Answer Keys for Slo1 and Slot 2
As the exam was held in two different slots i.e. morning session starting from 9 AM to 12PM and afternoon session from 2:30 to 5 :30 PM; IIM Kozhikode will also release the separate answer keys for both the slots of exams. Candidates must note that the answer keys will only be available to candidates who have appeared for the exam.
How to use CAT 2019 official answer key?
CAT 2019 Answer Key is a very important tool along with the candidate response sheet for the aspirants who have appeared for the entrance exam. Using the CAT official answer key and candidate response sheet, aspirants can verify the answers provided by them in the exam and thereby predict or estimate the CAT 2020 score and percentile. Based on that they will be able to evaluate their chances of getting a call from premier B-schools such as IIMs, FMS, MDI, SPIJMR and others.