Minglebox Education News - cat2010 http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:41:48 GMT Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:41:48 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[CAT Results 2014]]> Common Admission Test (CAT)   2014  results  are expected to be declared in the third week of December, 2014  by Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore . Candidates, who are going to appear for the exam, can check their  results  on the official website of  Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore . Check here for more updates on  CAT 2014 Exam Dates CAT   2014: The CAT will be held only for two days this year i.e. on Sunday, November 16, 2014 and Saturday, November 22, 2014. CAT is conducted for..

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:11:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffea7476db93801478208ae474f46
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 Exam Dates]]> Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore has announced the exam dates for  Common Admission Test (CAT-2014) , which will be conducted in November 2014. The CAT will be held only for two days this year i.e. on Sunday, November 16, 2014 and Saturday, November 22, 2014. CAT is conducted for taking admission to various management programs of IIMs for the session 2014. Unlike previous years, IIM-Indore which is holding the exam has cut short the window period for holding examination. Eligibility Criteria for   CAT   2014: The candidate must hold a..

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:21:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffea7476db938014780c7e0d52eed
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 exam dates are out with major changes in exam pattern]]> The countdown for the country’s top management entrance exam has now begun with Common Admission Test (CAT) dates are out. Unlike previous years, IIM-Indore which is holding the exam has cut short the window period for holding examination. The CAT 2014 will be conducted only for two days this year i.e. on November 16 and November 22 only in forenoon and afternoon sessions. The examination will be conducted in 99 cities comprising 354 test sites. Last year, there were 45 test sites only. The test will have some major changes in the examination pattern this year...

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:29:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffea7476db93801477c4d3b275b2d
<![CDATA[T.I.M.E. to hold free All-India Online Mock CAT on June 29, 2014]]> Triumphant Institute of Management Education Pvt. Ltd (T.I.M.E.) , India’s leading test-prep institute is conducting a free All India Online Mock CAT on Sunday, June 29, 2014. This test is an online computer based invigilated test, replicating the exact test atmosphere of the actual CAT. This test will be conducted at numerous locations across the country and will be written by a very wide cross-section of students. Based on the performance in the free online mock CAT, a student can get attractive discounts from T.I.M.E. on their test series (AIMCATs), and classroom..

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:15:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8346cd2dbb0146d1e155bc0c3e
<![CDATA[New IIMs re-issue final admission list for PGP 2014-16]]> The new Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have begun to re-issue their final admission lists of the two-year full-time Post Graduate Program (PGP) for the 2014-16 academic session. The new IIMs which have already released the updated lists are IIM Trichy , IIM Kashipur , IIM Udaipur and IIM Raipur . The two other new IIMs are IIM Rohtak and  IIM Ranchi. As per a clarification notice, due to the revision of data, some admission offers extended previously have been withdrawn. On the other hand, some offers have been extended to candidates who did not get..

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Fri, 30 May 2014 10:49:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854648a03101464cbfecd44be1
<![CDATA[IIM Indore admission list for PGP 2014-16 released]]> The final admission list of the two-year full-time Post Graduate Program (PGP) for the 2014-16 academic session, to be offered by the premier Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) , has been released by the institute. To access the list, please click here . Once at the page, candidates need to enter their Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) Registration Number, Date of Birth and Security Code. IIM Indore has selected candidates based on their CAT 2013 scores, previous academic records, work experience, Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI)...

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Thu, 22 May 2014 12:38:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85461ee026014623f08b4d493f
<![CDATA[Six new IIMs to re-issue final admission list on May 23]]> The six newer Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are expected to re-issue their final admission lists of the two-year full-time Post Graduate Program (PGP) for the 2014-16 academic session on Friday, May 23, 2014 , as per a notification from IIM Trichy. This is because IIM Kozhikode was unable to submit the scores of a number of candidates due to technical issues. According to sources, due to the technical error some of the names of the candidates are missing in the final admission list, although they appear on the main list. Individual IIMs and candidates have contacted IIM..

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Tue, 20 May 2014 10:13:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac46188f040146191ef5294218
<![CDATA[IIM Indore to be the convener of CAT 2014; TCS the test-taking partner]]> The premier Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) has been chosen to be the convener of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) , like it was for CAT 2013 . The information was shared by institute officials, although an official notification from the institute is awaited. Moreover, the renowned multinational firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will be the test administration partner of the IIMs for the CAT examination this year, added the officials. Last year, the responsibility was with test administration firm Prometric . The Common Admission Test, popularly..

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Wed, 07 May 2014 05:22:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8345d2119c0145d52205e45480
<![CDATA[IIM Bangalore admission list for PGP 2014-16 released]]> The final Offer/Wait List of the two-year full-time Post Graduate Program (PGP) for the 2014-16 academic session, to be offered by the premier Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM Bangalore) has been released by the institute. To access the list, please click here . There is a separate list for overseas applicants . To access the Offer List for overseas students, please click here . The number of seats on offer for PGP 2014-16 at IIM Bangalore is 400 . The first short-list was drawn on the basis of candidates scoring minimum section-wise and ..

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:17:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe834549fc9a01455ff501df4a27
<![CDATA[CBI takes over probe of 2012 CAT results case]]> While there have been reports disgruntled students filing court cases over Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013 results, the case related to CAT 2012 is yet to be resolved. Now it has been reported that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has taken over the probe into the case related to the tampering of results of the CAT conducted by IIM-Kozhikode in October and November 2012. According to reports, the case had been registered against a Lucknow-based company which was assigned the job of publishing the result of CAT exams on IIM’s official website. The CBI has lodged an FIR..

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:37:50 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac4549fb1501454a9244a82520
<![CDATA[126 disgruntled CAT 2013 candidates file writ petition at Indore court]]> In addition to the ongoing cases filed in the courts of Kolkata, Delhi, Madras, Indore and Allahabad, 126 disgruntled test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) have now filed a joint writ petition at the High Court of Indore. During the hearing on Monday, April 7, 2014 , the Indore High Court has ordered notices to be sent to all the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) including the CAT 2013 convener IIM Indore and Prometric Testing Private Limited , which is the partner agency of CAT 2013. The court has asked the IIMs and Prometric to provide the raw..

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 06:08:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85452cd73e01453ff355057ca7
<![CDATA[B-schools accepting CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT/GMAT/ATMA scores for admission]]> A Master of Business Administration (MBA) qualification is widely regarded as a stepping stone to professional success. The management season is about to wrap up and candidates are eager to gain admission into a premier business school (B-school) offering a program of their choice. A list of some of the most sought-after management institutes in India is provided below, along with their courses, entrance test scores accepted, selection process and admission information. Candidates seeking B-school entry with scores of Common Admission Test (CAT) / Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) / ..

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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 11:50:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83437a950701437bfcd61230ce
<![CDATA[Calcutta high court tells IIMs to show answer sheets of CAT 2013]]> With the disgruntled candidates going to court over CAT 2013 results, the issue has been raging on with no solution seems to be close at hand. Now the Calcutta High Court has directed the IIMs to show the answer sheets and the raw scores to the six petitioners. According to reports, the Court has directed the respondents to file an affidavit within 4 weeks to disclose the answer sheets, the methodology for evaluation and raw marks to the petitioners. It was mentioned that ever since the results of CAT 2013 were announced on January 14, several students have been demanding a..

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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:59:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83449297ef0144aff0b3d978db
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 disgruntled candidates get response from IIMs ]]> Disgruntled 2013 CAT candidates who had filed petitions in several courts in the country against IIMs have finally received some response from the management institutions. It was reported that the candidates had filed petitions at multiple high courts including Delhi, Indore, Madras, Kolkata and Allahabad. They had appealed to different high courts requesting clarity in the normalisation process for arriving at scores, access to raw scores and a halt on IIM admission process. Different high courts had issued notices to the IIMs, IIM-Indore (convenor of CAT 2013), Prometric (CAT..

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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 05:43:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84449204810144aa842420355a
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 result discrepancy update from Kolkata and Indore high courts]]> The hearings of two separate cases regarding the discrepancies in the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) results were held on Friday, March 7, 2014, at the Indore and Kolkata high courts. The Indore high court has granted the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and Prometric Testing Private Limited (partner agency of CAT 2013) one month’s time to respond to the questions presented by the petitioners. The Kolkata high court pulled up the IIMs for not providing the raw scores. During the hearing in Kolkata, the IIMs claimed that since the data is with..

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Sat, 08 Mar 2014 05:12:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85449204a40144a01b0d3a1949
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 result discrepancy battle reaches Lucknow court]]> The dispute regarding the discrepancies in the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) results continues, with the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court sending notices to all the 13 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) , the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and Prometric Testing Private Limited (partner agency of CAT 2013) to respond to the questions presented by the petitioners. Eight test-takers of CAT 2013 have approached different courts in India asking the CAT 2013 convener IIM Indore to provide the raw scores and an explanation of the..

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Tue, 04 Mar 2014 06:38:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffe834478de9601448bd0f8043fe8
<![CDATA[Disgruntled CAT 2013 test-takers file petition in Madras high court]]> Following several disgruntled test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) filing petitions in the Delhi and Indore High Courts, eight of them have now filed a petition in the Madras High Court as well, seeking a stay on the short-listing process of the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other institutes that accept CAT scores. Some of the petitioners have also requested the court to nullify the entire CAT 2013. The petition came up for admission in the court on Thursday, February 27, 2014 . The Madras High Court has passed a directive for the CAT 2013..

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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 05:11:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffe834476e4ce014476e7be100001
<![CDATA[IIM admissions subject to outcome of writ petition on CAT 2013 results]]> The final admissions at the premier Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are expected to be granted after the outcome of the writ petition filed by disgruntled test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , the Results of which were declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . Test-takers of CAT 2013, who have claimed that there are discrepancies in the CAT 2013 Results, had sought the intervention of the Indore High Court to resolve the issue and filed a petition regarding the same. The petitioners had alleged that they scored low percentile in CAT because of the..

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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:42:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac444f345d014452f72ade5f62
<![CDATA[MP High Court issues notices over alleged discrepancies in CAT 2013]]> The issue of alleged discrepancies in Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) evaluation is taking new turns as Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh high court on Tuesday issued notices. It was reported that the High Court issued notices to all IIMs , government of India, CAT and Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd (partner agency of CAT 2013) following a petition filed by some students who have alleging discrepancies in CAT 2013. According to reports, the petition was filed by aggrieved candidates Rutvij Waze and Vikram Singh of Indore and the notices were issued by double bench of Chief Justice A M..

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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 06:54:29 GMT data-0001-fdbffe834444c463014448ec9c0c69d5
<![CDATA[Discontented CAT 2013 test-takers approach Indore High Court]]> Test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , who have claimed that there are discrepancies in the CAT 2013 Results, have sought the intervention of the Indore High Court to resolve the issue. A petition was filed at the court in this regard on Thursday, February 13, 2014. In an earlier move, disgruntled candidates had sought the Delhi High Court’s intervention for a re-evaluation of CAT 2013 results and access to their raw scores. They had also sought clarity on the normalization process. Some candidates had filed RTIs regarding the issue. Moreover, the..

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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 05:18:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844426035c014433fb763d37e9
<![CDATA[What next after CAT?]]> The wait is finally over for the anxious CAT 2013 aspirants with the declaration of results on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . Over 1.94 lakh aspirants appeared for the computer based test, which was conducted for over 21 days across 36 cities in the country. The CAT 2013 scores will be accepted by 13 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and 150 B-schools across the country. Click here to check your score now! Now that you have cleared presumably one of the most difficult steps to secure an admission in a reputed B-school, what should be your next course of action? Choosing the..

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Wed, 09 Jan 2013 06:28:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffead3c1b6b86013c1dff26852b82
<![CDATA[Discontented CAT 2013 test-takers seek Delhi High Court intervention]]> Test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , who have claimed that there are discrepancies in the CAT 2013 Results, have sought the Delhi High Court’s intervention to resolve the issue. Candidates have asked for a re-evaluation and access to their raw scores. They have also sought clarity on the normalization process. The case is yet to come up for hearing. Some candidates had also filed RTIs regarding the issue. CAT 2013, which is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) as well as other..

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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 11:38:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85441bd975014420bdbb3c7ab8
<![CDATA[PGDM applications at XISS Ranchi extended till February 20]]> The deadline for applications of the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programs offered by the Xavier Institute of Social Service Ranchi (XISS Ranchi) has been extended till Thursday, February 20, 2014 . Only online registrations will be accepted. The full-time two-year PGDM programs of XISS Ranchi are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) . The programs offer specializations in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management (HRM), Information Technology (IT) and Rural Management. The HRM and Rural Management programs have 75 seats each. All the..

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Thu, 06 Feb 2014 09:31:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854401c9ec0144068941c36d79
<![CDATA[MBA most preferred PG course; CAT,CMAT most popular entrance exam]]> Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the most sought-after postgraduate (PG) course, despite the notion that the MBA qualification is losing its mojo in the face of a dip in demand and increase in the number of vacant seats due to diminishing job prospects and low remunerations offered. This information is evident from the 'MBA in India' survey conducted by India College Search. The survey shows that popularity of MBA courses is increasing in the major metro cities of India. According to the 'MBA in India' survey, out of the 100 top Indian cities in terms of population, the eight..

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Mon, 03 Feb 2014 09:45:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8443e397990143f722fd364f92
<![CDATA[IIMs not looking at fee hike this year ]]> The prestigious Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) , it seems have decided against increasing the course fee this year with the CAT popularity seemingly on the wane. According to reports, the drop in Common Admission Test (CAT) numbers and inflationary trends might have forced the premier B-schools to either not increase fee at all or do so only by a small measure for their flagship management programs. It was reported that most of the IIMs have felt that the number of candidates taking the CAT not increasing much every year, a fee hike would further dent the registration..

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Mon, 03 Feb 2014 09:29:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffead43ed633e0143f71490d23975
<![CDATA[New IIMs release shortlist for PI-WAT]]> The shortlist of candidates for the Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) of the six newer Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have been released, as per an announcement by the IIM Tiruchirappalli . On the basis of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) scores, around 9,600 candidates have been shortlisted for the PI-WAT process of the new IIMs. If selected, these candidates will gain entry into the Post Graduate Programs (PGPs) of the 2014-16 academic session. The six new IIMs had released an updated list of percentile cutoffs to shortlist..

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Mon, 03 Feb 2014 06:17:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8443e397990143f6652ac82f18
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 scores of 700 candidates being sent to Prometric for verification]]> The scores of around 700 test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) are being sent to the test administration firm Prometric for verification. A few thousand test takers have submitted complaints to the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) stating that there are discrepancies in the CAT 2013 Results. CAT 2013 was conducted from Wednesday, October 16 to Monday, November 11, 2013 , the Results of which were declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . IIM Indore was the convener of CAT 2013. CAT aptitude test is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for..

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:45:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac43bab4270143c3da7d1862a3
<![CDATA[Poor academic records can quash the big IIM dream]]> Poor past academic records can mar the chances of candidates gaining entry into one of the premier Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) , despite acquiring a high score in the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) . This is because other than the CAT scores, the IIMs assign weightage to previous academic records also among different parameters, to grant admission into their Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs. As per the details of the admission criteria and selection process of Post Graduate Programs (PGPs) for the academic session 2014-16 at the IIMs,..

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 06:22:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac43bab4270143c2ea4e373ecd
<![CDATA[New IIMs to release shortlist for PI-WAT on January 26]]> The six newer Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are expected to release the shortlist of candidates for the Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) on Sunday, January 26, 2014 , as per a notification from IIM Tiruchirappalli . The list, which was originally meant to be released on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 , could have been delayed due to alleged discrepancies in the results of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , as per sources. As per the IIM Tiruchirappalli notification, individual IIMs need to draw a shortlist on the basis of their own..

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 05:39:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8543bab7b00143bd9c04e72cf0
<![CDATA[IIMs follow up on student discontent about CAT 2013 results]]> The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have followed up on the numerous complaints received from the test takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , the results of which were declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014. Around 3,000 test takers have submitted written complaints to the IIMs stating that there are discrepancies in the CAT 2013 Results. CAT 2013 was conducted over a 20 day period from Wednesday, October 16 to Monday, November 11, 2013 . IIM Indore was the convener of CAT 2013. As per the candidates, their scores are radically different from what..

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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 07:05:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8343a0004f0143ae77bfb54478
<![CDATA[IIM Bangalore announces first shortlist for interviews and written test]]> The premier Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM Bangalore) has declared the first shortlist of candidates to be called for the interviews and written tests, to grant admissions to the institute’s flagship full time two-year Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) . The PGPM is considered equivalent to a Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. The number of seats on offer at the institute is 400 for PGPM for the academic session of 2014-16. The list was drawn based on earlier academic records of the candidates and as per their scores in the Common..

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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 05:44:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8343a0004f0143ae2e1e8a3533
<![CDATA[The admission cut-off percentiles set at 96.82 for new IIMs]]> The bar for entering even the new Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) seems to be high this year with percentile cut off seems to be placed high. It has been reported that the IIMs at Kashipur , Raipur , Ranchi , Rohtak , Tiruchirappalli (Trichy) and Udaipur have announced their short-list percentile cut-offs for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) at 96.82 percentile overall. The candidates who fall below the cut off percentile in the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013 will not be eligible for further processes in admission to these IIMs. It..

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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 08:01:53 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8543a000ae0143a45ed1276273
<![CDATA[Test takers claim discrepancies in CAT 2013 results]]> Around 3,000 test takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) have claimed that there are discrepancies in the CAT 2013 results, which were declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . Many CAT 2013 test takers have stated that their scores are radically different from what they had expected and particularly dismal in the verbal section . Moreover, some candidates who acquired higher scores have got lower normalized scores than candidates with lower scores. The admission process of management institutes that accept candidates based on their CAT scores may be disrupted due..

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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 08:59:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac439b2ba901439f6da5b17ebd
<![CDATA[Analysis of CAT 2013 results]]> The state of Karnataka stands third in terms of the number of candidates who have acquired above 95 percentile scores in the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , as per an analysis of the CAT 2013 results. The analysis was conducted by the Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) , which was the convener of CAT 2013. CAT 2013, which is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for admission into the IIMs as well as other premier management institutes, was conducted over a 20 day period from Wednesday, October 16 to Monday, November 11, 2013 in 40..

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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 06:45:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac439b2ba901439ef2c810694c
<![CDATA[IIM admissions will continue to have more engineers ]]> Now that the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013 results are out, one thing has become clearer that engineers will continue to dominate the campuses of the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) . It can be recalled that with the top eight 100 percentile scorers being engineers and initial data showing that a large chunk of engineers gave Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013, the classrooms of these business schools will have BE and B Tech graduates filling up most seats. CAT 2013 was conducted between October 16 and November 11, 2013 and 1.94 lakh candidates had registered for it. Out of..

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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:56:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844396b5b601439a7b636f5985
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 score card displays individual section scores]]> The score card of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) displays scores of individual sections of the examination. CAT 2013 had 2 sections- Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning (LR) . CAT aptitude test is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for admission into the I ndian Institutes of Management (IIMs) as well as other premier management institutes.  CAT 2013 was conducted over a 20 day period from Wednesday, October 16 to Monday, November 11, 2013 in 40 cities in India. The..

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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 06:29:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844396b5b6014399bd0cf13b09
<![CDATA[Updated PI-WAT shortlisting criteria for the new IIMs]]> The six newly established Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have released an updated list of percentile cutoffs to shortlist candidates for Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) . The list of candidates for PI and WAT for the six new IIMs is expected to be announced at the official websites on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 . As per sources, a second cut off list might be released at a later stage. A total of eight candidates, all of whom are male and engineers, have acquired scores of 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) . Ten..

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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 05:41:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844396b5b601439991e3a1352d
<![CDATA[Top MBA colleges accepting CAT 2013 scores]]> With the CAT (Common Admission Test) 2013 exam results now being out, it is time to choose the best MBA colleges which plays a huge role in your career. Ideally, one wants to join the prestigious Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) but not all can go to these top colleges. But there are also so many other top colleges which accept CAT scores and are widely respected for their courses and curriculum and placements. In fact some of the colleges like XLRI are known for their Human Relation specialization which can land one a great career in the corporate world. Various colleges..

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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 07:18:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4393e334014394c3cd931b0a
<![CDATA[IIM entry gets easier for the 2014-16 academic session]]> Gaining entry into one of the premier Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for the academic session of 2014-16 has become an easier process, as per data from the Results of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , which were declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . CAT is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for admission into the IIMs as well as other premier management institutes. There are few reasons for easier entry into the IIMs this year. The total number of registrations for CAT 2013 had dipped by almost 9% to a 5-year low of 1.94 lakh , down from..

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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 07:12:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854393dde8014394bec4c817e8
<![CDATA[Group Discussion loses its mojo for IIM admissions]]> Eleven out of the thirteen Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) have done away with Group Discussion (GD) as part of their selection process for admissions into the academic session of 2014-16 . The focus now will be on Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) , to help select candidates for admission. The Results of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , which is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for admission into the IIMs as well as other premier management institutes, were declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . Only IIM Kozhikode ..

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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 06:14:25 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854393dde8014394895a300f35
<![CDATA[A brief guide to top IIMs selection criteria ]]> If you are among those thousands of people hoping to land one of the 3,335 seats across the 13 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) then here are some pointers for you to go about admission.  With the Common Admission Test (CAT) results are all set to be announced on January 14, the process to land up one of those coveted IIM calls will be based on many factors. The individual IIMs have decided on their selection criteria; the call letters will go out later based on how students have fared overall.  Here is a list of the things that the top six older IIMs look for when..

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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 06:42:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85437c29c301438a5694a50eb3
<![CDATA[8 male engineer candidates score 100 percentile in CAT 2013]]> A total of eight candidates, all of whom are male and engineers, have acquired scores of 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , as per officials of the Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) . Out of the eight toppers from engineering background, six have Bachelor of Technology (B Tech) degrees and two have Master of Technology (M Tech) degrees. Three of the candidates possess professional experience of around 12 to 24 months in the sectors of banking services, automobile and Information Technology (IT). The Results of CAT 2013 were declared on..

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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 05:18:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffe854393dde8014394567b85092b
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 Results Declared!!]]> Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013  results declared today Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . Candidates, who have appeared for the CAT exam, can check their CAT results on the official website of  CAT 2013 . Check here for more updates on  CAT entrance test . IIM  CAT  Exam 2013: The CAT aptitude test was held from  Wednesday, October 16, 2013  to  Monday, November 11, 2013 . CAT test was conducted by IIM, Indore for taking admission to various management programs of IIMs. Paper Pattern for  CAT ..

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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 09:44:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac3fc3bbf4013fcd1e8cde7de9
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 results at 9 am tomorrow]]> The results of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) are expected to be announced at 9 am on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . CAT 2013 was conducted over a 20 day period from Wednesday, October 16 to Monday, November 11, 2013 in 40 cities in India, which is an increase from 36 cities in 2012. The Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) was the convener of CAT 2013. The Common Admission Test, popularly known as CAT , is an all-India test conducted by the premier IIMs as an entrance examination for the management programs offered by its business schools..

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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 05:19:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa437c255f01438a09e3d42c33
<![CDATA[Over 15,000 candidates to receive calls from IIMs after CAT 2013 results]]> More than 15,000 candidates are expected to receive calls from the premier Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for the Personal Interview (PI) round after the results of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) are declared on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 . CAT 2013 was conducted over a 20 day period from Wednesday, October 16 to Monday, November 11, 2013 in 40 cities in India, which is an increase from 36 cities in 2012. IIM Indore was the convener of CAT 2013. A total of 1, 94,516 candidates wrote CAT 2013, up from 1, 91,642 candidates who wrote the test last..

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Mon, 06 Jan 2014 07:59:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe834357b26f0143668fe6d06a57
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 service provider to be decided soon]]> It has been a few days Common Admission Test (CAT) 2013 for admissions into prestigious IIMs has been ended and now the process for next year’s exam has already begun. It has been reported that the decision on service providers for CAT '14 will be taken soon. According to reports, the process of short listing service providers to take up responsibility of conducting CAT 2014 will be decided at IIM-Indore which will be holding a meeting in this regard shortly. The meeting is scheduled on December 7 and 8. A seven-member committee including representatives from all..

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Fri, 06 Dec 2013 09:48:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8542b9a3db0142c74e9cd30b89
<![CDATA[Test takers for CAT 2013 shoot up amid improved economic sentiment]]> The number of candidates who wrote the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) has increased amid improved economic sentiment. In spite of the current volatile market condition, a total of 1, 94,516 candidates wrote CAT 2013, up from 1, 91,642 candidates who wrote the test last year. As per sources from test administration firm Prometric, candidates who made a timely appearance at the test center carrying all required documentations completed the tests successfully. Almost all the candidates who registered for the test appeared for the same, although the total number of registrations for..

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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 06:22:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8542525e69014255468047183a
<![CDATA[1.94 lakh candidates wrote CAT 2013]]> A total of 1, 94,516 candidates wrote the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) , up from 1, 91,642 candidates who wrote the test last year. CAT is an all-India test conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) as an entrance examination for the management programs offered by its business schools (B-schools) as well as other top Master of Business Administration (MBA) schools. Other than the 13 IIMs, more than 100 B-schools in India use CAT scores to grant admission to students into their management courses. As per sources from test administration firm Prometric,..

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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 09:06:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85424c9bef014250b61bda320c
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 concludes: Overall Analysis]]> The Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) concluded on Monday, November 11, 2013. CAT 2013 began on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 and was conducted over a 20 day period in 40 cities in India, which is an increase from 36 cities in 2012. The Common Admission Test, popularly known as CAT, is an all-India test conducted by the premier Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) as an entrance examination for the management programs offered by its business schools (B-schools) as well as other top Master of Business Administration (MBA) schools. There are 2 sections in CAT 2013 -..

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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 05:41:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844247f7d801424ad48b0f1d85
<![CDATA[CAT 2013 concludes: Day 20 Analysis]]> The Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) concluded today on November 11, 2013, with Day 20 conducted smoothly across various test centers in India. CAT 2013 began on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 and has been conducted over a 20 day period in 40 cities in India. CAT aptitude test is one of the most prestigious examinations in India for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) as well as other premier management institutes. There are two sections in CAT 2013-Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical..

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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:18:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffead422c4c6301424719056214bd