The Common Admission Test (CAT) is a computer based test.CAT is conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for their business administration programs
The CAT exam is an important prerequisite for admission into more than 100 management institutes across India which includes reputed institutions like Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), International Management Institute (IMI), National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), S.P Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR), Management Development Institute (Gurgaon), Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Jamanlal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS) and many more.
The test is conducted every year by one of the IIM's based on a policy of rotation.
CAT exam dates mostly declared in the month of August every year. The exam is conducted in the month of November