Common Admission Test (CAT) 2022

Common Admission Test (CAT) 2022

Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bangalore, Bodh Gaya, Calcutta, Indore, Jammu, Kashipur, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Nagpur, Raipur, Ranchi, Rohtak, Sambalpur, Shillong, Sirmaur, Tiruchirappalli, Udaipur, Visakhapatnam


The Indian Institutes of Management will conduct a computer-based Common Admission Test 2022 (CAT 2022) on November 27, 2022 in three sessions. Detailed information on CAT 2022 may be obtained from the CAT website.

CAT 2022 is a prerequisite for admission to various Post Graduate and Fellow/Doctorate programmes of IIMs. CAT 2022 scores are allowed to be used by listed non-IIM member institutions. A list of such institutions is provided on the CAT website. IIMs have no role in the selection process of non-IIM institutions.

CAT 2022

Please refer to the detailed notification on the CAT website. Applicants should note that mere fulfillment of the minimum eligibility criteria will not ensure consideration for shortlisting by IIMs.


Registration opens: August 03, 2022 (10:00 am)  Registration closes: September 14, 2022 (5:00 pm)  Admit card download: October 27 – November 27, 2022  Test date: November 27, 2022  Result declaration: Second week of January, 2023 (Tentative)


CAT will be conducted in test centres spread across around    150 test cities. Candidates will be given the option to select any six test cities in order of their preference.


₹1150 for SC, ST and PwD category candidates. ₹2300 for all other categories of candidates.  Please note that a candidate needs to pay the registration fees only once, irrespective of the number of institutes he/she is applying for. Fees once paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances.


Refer to the CAT website for information regarding reservation of seats for various categories of applicants. No change in the category will be entertained after CAT registration. The applicants are advised to pay attention while registering.


Candidates must declare and maintain a valid and unique email account and a mobile phone number throughout the selection process.