Minglebox Education News - cat2010 http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:34:32 GMT Thu, 27 Nov 2014 05:34:32 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 2014 concludes; discrepancy corrections from Nov 25-28]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) , which started on Sunday, November 16, concluded on Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The examination was held over a two-day window. Discrepancies, if any, in the Date of Birth and/or Gender in applications can be edited on the CAT website from 10 am on Tuesday, November 25 to 5 pm on Friday, November 28, 2014 . Only the above-mentioned details can be changed, if they are currently showing incorrectly. No other fields will be editable. This is mentioned as point number 12 in the candidates' admit cards. The admit cards for CAT 2014..

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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:32:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa49dfbde70149e04925ef0bab
<![CDATA[Complete analysis of CAT 2014 Day 2]]> The second and concluding day of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) was held on Saturday, November 22, 2014. The forenoon and afternoon sessions were held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. The examination was held smoothly without any glitches or surprise elements being reported. The test has two sections of 50 questions each for a total of 100 questions. The two sections are - Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning (LR). According to many examinees, Day 2 had trickier and..

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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:09:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffead49d51eae0149d8b153454197
<![CDATA[Close to 1 lakh candidates expected to appear for CAT 2014 on Day 2]]> Around 90,000 to 1 lakh candidates are expected to appear for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) on Day 2, which will be held tomorrow, that is, Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The admit cards can be downloaded till the same day. CAT 2014 is being held at 307 test centers across 99 cities. Day 1 of CAT 2014 was held on Sunday, November 16, 2014 . Around 92,504 examinees appeared on Day 1, which covers the forenoon and afternoon sessions. Altogether over 1.96 lakh registrations were received for the examination. There were reports of some candidates being barred entry into..

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:41:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffead49ce7d540149d0de325617e7
<![CDATA[Important instructions for CAT 2014 Day 2 aspirants]]> Candidates aspiring to appear for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) on Day 2 need to follow some important instructions for a smooth examination experience. CAT 2014 Day 2 will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 . First, the candidates need to make sure that they carry all relevant documents to the CAT test center. Candidates have to bring the admit card and photo ID card (original and valid) to the test center. The photo image and signature on both these should be clear and legible. In case of name change from the time of registration, candidates have to bring proof..

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:27:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8549c906470149ccf5261d3ec7
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 had 92,504 examinees appearing on Day 1]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) , which started on Sunday, November 16, 2014 , had around 92,504 examinees appearing on Day 1, according to reports. This covers the forenoon and afternoon sessions, which were held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. CAT 2014 is being held at 307 test centers across 99 cities. Altogether over 1.96 lakh registrations were received for the examination. There were reports of some candidates being barred entry into the test centers for various reasons such as late arrival, lack of relevant identification documents,..

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:49:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8549c27c930149c7e2ec4469c7
<![CDATA[ISM Dhanbad MBA 2015-17 admissions through CAT 2014 scores]]> Admissions into Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs for the 2015-17 academic session at the Indian School of Mines Dhanbad (ISM Dhanbad) will be granted on the basis of valid Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) scores. There are 62 sanctioned seats for the two-year full time program. CAT 2014 started on Sunday, November 16 and will also be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The result is expected to be announced in the third week of December, 2014. Eligibility for MBA at ISM: A bachelor’s degree after 10+2 in any discipline from a recognized..

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:08:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8549c27c930149c7866db85cb1
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 easier, say examinees; few centers report glitches on Day 1]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) paper on Day 1 was easier compared to the previous year, according to a majority of the examinees. CAT 2014 started on Sunday, November 16, 2014 . The forenoon and afternoon sessions were held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. In CAT 2014, there are two sections of 50 questions each for a total of 100 questions. The two sections are - Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning (LR). Candidates appearing in both the sessions on Day 1 opined..

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:31:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac49b5251d0149bca9909d69fe
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 Day 1 analysis]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) started on Sunday, November 16, 2014 . The forenoon and afternoon sessions were held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. The test has two sections of 50 questions each for a total of 100 questions. The two sections are - Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning (LR). A detailed analysis of Day 1 of CAT 2014, as per examinees and academic experts, is provided below. Session 1: QA & DI: The Quant section was moderate, especially..

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 05:09:56 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac49b5251d0149bc2846635cd5
<![CDATA[Around 2 lakh candidates to appear for CAT 2014 on Nov 16 & 22]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) is set to start on Sunday, November 16 and will also be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 (forenoon and afternoon sessions on both days). The result is expected to be announced in the third week of December, 2014. Altogether over 1.96 lakh registrations have been received for CAT 2014. The admit cards for CAT 2014 aspirants have been made available at the CAT site from 1 pm on Sunday, October 19, 2014 . The candidates can view/download/print the admit cards from the site. It is mandatory for all candidates to carry a printout of the..

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:05:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf49ac2a270149ae6821252c57
<![CDATA[BITS Pilani MBA application till Jan 27; admission through CAT scores]]> The application process for admission into the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program for the 2015-16 academic year at Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani (BITS Pilani) is now open. The last date for submission of completed application form is Tuesday, January 27, 2015 . Eligibility for Admissions: Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Technology (BE/B Tech) in Engineering or a Masters' Degree in any discipline from a recognized university or any Integrated first degree of BITS is necessary. Candidates should have obtained minimum 60% aggregate marks in the..

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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:02:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8549a763ab0149a908ec232e48
<![CDATA[Gear Up for Common Admission Test 2014]]> Common Admission Test (CAT-2014) is conducted by  Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore   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. The CAT will be held only for two days this year i.e. on Sunday, November 16, 2014 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 . CAT 2014 will be conducted in major cities of India. Some major cities are Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Navi Mumbai, New Delhi, Kochi, Kolkata and Chennai. Clouded..

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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 04:43:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf49a768100149a776e7950153
<![CDATA[PGP admission at MDI through CAT 2014 scores; registration till Nov 14]]> The 2015 admissions for Post Graduate Programs (PGPs) at the Management Development Institute Gurgaon (MDI Gurgaon) will be granted based on the scores of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) , according to the website. Moreover, the online registration process for the two year full-time PGP programs at the institute will be conducted till 5 pm on Friday, November 14, 2014 . The programs include Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM), Post Graduate Program in Human Resource Management (PGP-HRM) and Post Graduate Program in International Management (PGP-IM). CAT is the..

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:34:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf49a034c90149a3ff5075390a
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 website provides information on blank admit cards]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 (forenoon and afternoon sessions on both days). The admit cards for CAT 2014 aspirants have been made available at the CAT site from 1 pm on Sunday, October 19, 2014 . The candidates can view/download/print the admit cards from the site. The admit cards can be downloaded till Saturday, November 22, 2014 . CAT 2014 registered candidates need to refer to the admit card to check which of the two dates and which session have been assigned to them. Blank admit cards: If the..

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 06:46:33 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85499155fc01499d9a951e2c2a
<![CDATA[Normalization of CAT 2014 scores: a guide]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 (forenoon and afternoon sessions on both days). CAT 2014 will have two sections. These are - Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning (LR). The CAT 2014 website has released the scoring and equating process for the examination, the details of which are provided below. CAT 2014 will involve administering a different form of the test across each of the four different test sessions. In order to ensure..

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 04:56:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85499155fc01499d35b37a22b4
<![CDATA[#Chat4CAT: New IMS helpline for CAT takers]]> With just over a week left to go, tensions are running high among CAT aspirants. To solve the innumerable unanswered queries, IMS has, for the first time in this industry, started #Chat4CAT . The initiative is aimed at solving any CAT-related query from any test taker, in under 15 minutes. Be it a general question regarding strategy, something as broad as tackling last minute jitters or highly specific such as a question on Time-Speed-Distance, hundreds of IMS experts from across the country are available to help. Students can simply ask their question, and get it resolved in less than..

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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 05:47:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85499155fc0149983e878e50b8
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 marking scheme; no penalty for unanswered questions]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The marking scheme for the examination, according to the website, is provided below. Correct Response: For each correct answer, three points will be awarded to the examinee. That means, the total maximum raw score in CAT 2014 will be 300 since the total number of questions will be 100. The test will have two sections of 50 questions each. The two sections are - Quantitative Ability (QA) and Data Interpretation (DI) as well as Verbal Ability (VA) and Logical Reasoning..

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Fri, 07 Nov 2014 12:23:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac49892c6b01498a35b83b17de
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 aspirants with admit card access issues to contact help-desk]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) aspirants who are unable to view their admit card after logging in have to contact the help-desk designated for the purpose, according to the website. They need to either call the toll-free number 1800-2100-151 or send e-mail to cat2014helpdesk@iimcat.ac.in . The admit cards need to be directly printed from the CAT 2014 website using candidate User ID and Password. The admit cards will not be mailed to the candidates’ postal address, the website adds. The admit cards for CAT 2014 aspirants have been made available at the CAT site..

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Mon, 03 Nov 2014 04:49:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffead496f7cdd014973fc9db225b1
<![CDATA[CAT 2014: last-minute instructions on exam format]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) official website has advised the candidates to take note of a few key instructions on the examination format. CAT 2014 will be conducted on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014. Online test or not: CAT is not an online examination. It is a digital or Computer Based Test (CBT) - not an Internet-Based Test (IBT), that is, a candidate will not take the test on an internet site. Instead of reading the questions in a paper booklet and darkening the ovals on the answer-sheet, the examinees will read the questions on a computer..

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:21:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffead495c200a014964a734b047b2
<![CDATA[CAT 2014: test center details; last-minute important instructions]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will be conducted on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) is the convener of CAT 2014. The candidates are advised to take note of a few key instructions relevant to the test. CAT will be held across 307 test centers in 99 cities. Candidates can now look up the list of test cities for CAT 2014 at the site by selecting state/union territories. Please click here . The forenoon session and afternoon sessions on both the days will be held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm..

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:35:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84495f370e01495ffb5ecb0e2b
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 mock exam now available at website; actual test to differ]]> The facility to experience the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) computer-based examination is now available at the CAT website. The candidates need to note that it is a mock online examination for demonstration purpose only. The objective of the sample/mock CAT paper is to make the candidates aware of the test environment. However, the actual content along with the difficulty level of the examination will differ from the content shown in the sample/mock CAT paper, according to the website. To access the mock CAT 2014, please click here . The candidate’s name and..

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:07:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4950f12c014956702b995d1f
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 instructions to be followed inside test center]]> The test day video and a guide of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) has been released on the website. Some key instructions mentioned in the guide that CAT 2014 examinees need to follow once inside the test center are mentioned below. CAT 2014 will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The forenoon session and afternoon sessions on both the days will be held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. The reporting times for the forenoon and afternoon sessions are 7.30 am and 1 pm respectively. On the notice-board inside the..

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:55:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844950f885014951ad23950d83
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 mock online exam to be available at website from Oct 28]]> The facility to experience the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) computer-based examination will be available on the CAT website from 1 pm on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 , according to information available at the site. The candidates need to note that it will be a mock online examination for demonstration purpose only. Several changes have been introduced in CAT 2014. The tutorial to understand the format, which earlier used to be made available to the candidates before the start of the examination, will not be available this year. The CAT conducting body has advised candidates to..

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 06:00:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac494042000149503134191e96
<![CDATA[No tutorial to be available before start of CAT 2014 examination]]> Several changes have been introduced in the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) . The tutorial to understand the format, which earlier used to be made available to the candidates before the start of the examination, will not be available this year. The CAT conducting body has advised candidates to do the tutorials from the website well in advance. The Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) is the convener of CAT 2014. CAT test-takers could earlier avail the 15-minute pre-examination tutorial, before the main examination started. It was a mock test for guidance, which..

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:12:33 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac493205cc0149364555152e1f
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 test day instructions on exam duration & pattern]]> The test day guide for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) has been released on the website, along with a video. These give a better understanding of the test day guidelines, login and answering procedures for the test to the candidates. The guide provides comprehensive information on the duration and pattern of CAT 2014. CAT 2014 will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The forenoon session and afternoon sessions on both the days will be held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. The reporting times for the forenoon..

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:06:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac493205cc014932d0e0a10c92
<![CDATA[Rectification of CAT 2014 admit card discrepancy from November 25-28]]> The admit cards for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) aspirants have been made available at the CAT site from 1 pm on Sunday, October 19, 2014 . Discrepancies, if any, in the Date of Birth and/or Gender can be edited on the CAT website from 10 am on Tuesday, November 25 to 5 pm on Friday, November 28, 2014 . The candidates can view/download/print the admit cards from the site. The admit cards can be downloaded till Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The admit cards include the Candidate Name, Test Date and Session Timing as well as Test City and Center Address, among other..

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:11:23 GMT data-0001-fdbffead492d88fc0149311de7db1b1b
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 test day video released: key instructions]]> The test day video of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) has been released on the website. The video gives a better understanding of the test day guidelines, login and answering procedures for the test to the candidates. The CAT 2014 aspirants need to follow a set of instructions, as mentioned below. Timings: CAT 2014 will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014. The forenoon session and afternoon sessions on both the days will be held from 9.30 am to 12.20 pm and from 3 pm to 5.50 pm respectively. The reporting times for the forenoon and..

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:27:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa491ea62501492d86fec36eba
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 admit cards to be downloaded from site, not from mail]]> The admit cards for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) aspirants have been made available at the CAT site from 1 pm on Sunday, October 19, 2014 . The candidates can view/download/print the admit cards from the site. The admit cards can be downloaded till Saturday, November 22, 2014 . The candidates need to download the admit cards by logging in to the CAT 2014 website with their registered CAT user id as well as password. Candidates are advised to check the details mentioned in the admit cards. It is important to note that candidates have to download the admit cards from..

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:53:29 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf491ea43301492be725347111
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 admit cards can be downloaded from October 19]]> Candidates aspiring to appear for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) need to note that the admit cards for the examination can be downloaded from 1 pm on Sunday, October 19, 2014 , according to the website. The candidates can view/download/print the admit cards from that date. The admit cards can be downloaded till Saturday, November 22, 2014. During registrations, the candidates were allowed to select up to three cities for taking the CAT 2014 examination. However, the city allocated will be based on center and node availability. This information will be communicated on the..

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:21:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf490ed7e9014918e82a286db6
<![CDATA[7,100 more applications for CAT 2014 during extended window]]> A total of 7,100 more online applications for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) have been received during the extended registrations window. CAT 2014 registrations reopened just for one day, from 00.00 hours to 23.59 hours, on Friday, October 10, 2014 . The total number of students expected to appear for the CAT this year has also increased due to the added registrations during the extended window. This year, 1,89,796 candidates had registered for CAT 2014 during the earlier 56 day window. The registration process for CAT 2014 had started on Wednesday, August 6 and was..

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 05:20:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548f9fb0f014907f392177ff9
<![CDATA[MBA registrations at DU's Faculty of Management Studies till Nov 10]]> The online registration process for 2015-17 admissions to the two-year full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) of Delhi University (DU) will continue till Monday, November 10, 2014 . The registrations started on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 . The online application and payment facility is available at www.fms.edu . A candidate can apply for one or more programs of FMS. All candidates are required to send the computer-generated application acknowledgement form, after online registration, along with the supporting..

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:24:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548edc65e0148f9963bd4219a
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations reopen just for one day today]]> The online registration and application submission process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) has reopened just for one day today, that is, from 00.00 hours to 23.59 hours on Friday, October 10, 2014 . The one-day extension has been granted by the Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) to make up for the technical glitches faced by candidates towards the end of the earlier scheduled registration window. IIM Indore is the conducting body of CAT 2014. Candidates can register for CAT 2014 from the official CAT 2014 website - www.iimcat.ac.in . For any query,..

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:59:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8548edc65e0148f8db57e41412
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations hit new low despite increased IIM seats]]> Registrations for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) , which is the entrance test for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other premier business schools (B-schools) in India, have come down to a new low, although the number of seats in the IIMs have increased. Around 1,89,759 candidates have registered for CAT 2014 so far. Around 1.94 lakh candidates had registered for the examination last year, which was also a seven-year low, down by around 33% compared to 2008. Candidates aspiring to appear for CAT 2014 can also apply for the six new IIMs (outside..

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:04:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48e8a0710148e9a38c871a82
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations to reopen on October 10 as one-day extension]]> The online registration and application submission process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will be reopened from 00.00 hours to 23.59 hours on Friday, October 10, 2014 , as a one-day extension has been granted by the Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) to make up for the technical glitches faced by candidates towards the end of the earlier scheduled registration window. IIM Indore is the conducting body of CAT 2014. The decision to extend the registration window was taken by IIM Indore on the basis of the emails received from disgruntled aspirants, who..

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:00:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48d900a00148e3d46b540c0a
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations to close at 11.59 pm today]]> The online registration and application submission process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will close at 11.59 pm today, that is, Tuesday, September 30, 2014. Candidates can register for CAT 2014 from the official CAT 2014 website - www.iimcat.ac.in . The registration process started on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Registrations were temporarily suspended from 8 pm on Sunday, September 28 to 11 am on Monday, September 29, 2014. The disruption was due to the scheduled site maintenance activities, according to the website. CAT is the entrance test for admission..

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:10:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa48bf75460148c4f79b33477e
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registration, application service to be temporarily suspended]]> The online registration and application submission services of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will remain temporarily suspended from 8 pm on Sunday, September 28 to 11 am on Monday, September 29, 2014 , according to information available at the official website. The disruption will be due to the scheduled site maintenance activities, adds the website. The registration process for CAT 2014 started on Wednesday, August 6 and will continue for 56 days till 11.59 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 . Candidates can register for CAT 2014 from the official CAT 2014 website - ..

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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:13:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac48b050670148b1e18cc62308
<![CDATA[Registering for XAT or CAT a pre-condition to apply for PGDM at LIBA]]> Candidates aspiring to apply for the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program at the Chennai-based Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) need to note that registering for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) or the Xavier Aptitude Test 2015 (XAT 2015) is a pre-condition to apply for the 2015-17 session at the institute. The last date to fill up the application form online for LIBA is Monday, January 26, 2015 . The registration process started on Monday, September 15, 2014 . The last date for receipt of LIBA application fee is Monday, February 2,..

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:40:29 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844887a31801489d60a4b96957
<![CDATA[Queries related to Common Admission Test 2014]]>   1) I hear that CAT will be held online. Is that correct? No, that is not correct. CAT is not an online exam. It is a digital or Computer Based Test (CBT); not an Internet-Based Test (IBT); i.e. a candidate will not take the exam on an internet site. Instead of reading the questions in a paper booklet and darkening the ovals on the answer-sheet, a candidate will read the questions on a computer terminal and choose an answer by clicking on the correct option.   2) How is the computer-based format different from the paper-based format? The format of the exam is..

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:48:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4887a66701488c3d82734009
<![CDATA[DU's Faculty of Management Studies to use CAT scores for admission]]> The Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) of Delhi University (DU) will use the scores of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) for 2015-17 admissions to its two-year full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. FMS has 216 seats for the MBA program. Shortlisted candidates will also be called for a Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) round. The final selection will be based on the cumulative performance of the candidate in the CAT examination, GD and PI as well as previous work experience and academic profile. The admission calendar for MBA..

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:22:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa48833f980148876cbf8a3120
<![CDATA[MBA 2015-17 admissions at XIM-B start; X-GMAT introduced]]> The admission process for various Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs for the 2015-17 batch at the premier Indian business school (B-school) Xavier Institute of Management-Bhubaneswar (XIM-B) has started. The programs are two-year full-time Masters Degree Program in Business Management (MBA-BM), Masters Degree Program in Human Resource Management (MBA-HRM), Masters Degree Program in Rural Management (MBA-RM), Masters Degree Program in Global Management and Leadership (MBA-Global), Integrated Doctoral Program in Management (MBA & PhD - Integrated PhD) and Masters Degree..

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:29:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4862b4d901486932140b6527
<![CDATA[Indore HC directs IIMs, Prometric to release CAT 2013 raw scores]]> The Indore High Court (HC) has directed Prometric Testing Private Limited to release the raw scores of the disgruntled test-takers of the Common Admission Test 2013 (CAT 2013) to the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) . The HC has also directed the IIMs to provide an explanation of the normalization as well as scoring method of CAT 2013, as demanded by the petitioners. The IIMs and Prometric have been granted two weeks to provide the information. Prometric was the partner agency of the IIMs for CAT 2013 while IIM Indore was the convener of the examination. The direction was..

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:14:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8547f8b3780147fda39e844ed2
<![CDATA[IIM Calcutta admission process for PGP-PGDM 2015-17]]> The selection of candidates for admission to the 2015-17 batch of the Postgraduate Program in Management-Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGP-PGDM) at the premier Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM Calcutta) is a two-step process. IIM Calcutta PGP-PGDM admission criteria and selection process (2015-17) - Step 1: Short-listing of candidates for Personal Interview (PI) - Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) scores and previous academic performance, provided they get the minimum section-wise and overall..

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:22:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8347ee81b80147f24b9c2f35e0
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations: how to obtain user ID and password]]> The online registration process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) started on Wednesday, August 6 and will continue for 56 days till 11.59 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 . Candidates can register for CAT 2014 from the official CAT 2014 website - www.iimcat.ac.in during the 56-day registration window. User profile for CAT 2014: Candidates need to obtain a user ID and password to create a user profile, which is necessary to complete the registration and will be applicable throughout the examination process. Before the candidates start the process to obtain user ID and..

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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:33:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffea847b5fb790147c4d88d544055
<![CDATA[New CAT pattern may result in hiking B-school cut-offs]]> In a bid to improve the overall examination experience for the candidates, some major changes have been introduced in the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) . CAT is the entrance test for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other premier business schools (B-schools) in India. A major change is that the CAT 2014 examinees will get 30 more minutes to complete their papers, since the total number of questions will also be more for this year’s examination. Earlier 140 minutes were assigned to CAT test-takers to complete their paper, which has gone up..

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Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:05:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8347abf5b60147b5b9a80c7f62
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 aspirants can apply in 6 upcoming IIMs]]> Candidates aspiring to appear for the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) can also apply for the six new Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) , which are expected to be set up in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, Odisha, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab. Hence, CAT 2014 applicants can opt for all the 19 IIMs. The information is available in the CAT 2014 website and registration video, which says, interested candidates may also choose the Postgraduate Programs (PGPs) in the new locations, under the section Apply to the Proposed New Six IIMs. Currently, there are 13 IIMs in..

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Fri, 08 Aug 2014 05:56:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8347abf5b60147b43078ee653a
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 fee payment: a guide]]> The online registration process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014)  has started on Wednesday, August 6 and will continue for 56 days till 11.59 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 . CAT is the entrance test for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other premier business schools (B-schools) in India. Candidates can register for CAT 2014 from the official CAT 2014 website - www.iimcat.ac.in during the 56-day registration window.  It is a three-step process: Registration to get User ID and Password for CAT 2014 Login to CAT..

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Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:52:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffea647abee480147b086acfe55ff
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations begin; key instructions for aspirants]]> The online registration process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) has started earlier today, that is, Wednesday, August 6 and will continue for 56 days till 11.59 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 . The registration link was enabled today at 10 am. CAT is the entrance test for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other premier business schools (B-schools) in India. Before the candidates register, they need to: Check their eligibility for CAT 2014 by referring to the eligibility document on the website Ensure they have a valid as..

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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 08:02:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffea647a66e120147aa56ff2934f0
<![CDATA[Selection process of IIMs from CAT 2014 qualified candidates]]> The Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) , the entrance test for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other premier business schools (B-schools) in India, will be held on Sunday, November 16 and Saturday, November 22, 2014 (forenoon and afternoon sessions on both days). The result is expected to be announced in the third week of December, 2014. IIM Indore will be the convener of CAT 2014. The details of the selection process of the IIMs from the qualified CAT 2014 candidates are provided below. Admission Process: Each IIM shortlists..

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 07:12:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffea74785cd1a0147a5037900070a
<![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 holding..

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:21:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffea7476db938014780c7e0d52eed
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 eligibility criteria, important dates]]> The registration process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) is all set to start from Wednesday, August 6 and will continue for 56 days till 11.59 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 . Candidates aspiring to appear for CAT 2014 need to take note of the eligibility criteria for the same. The details of CAT 2014 eligibility are provided below. The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA), which will be 45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and..

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Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:46:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffea84785c96f0147a0d735894f52
<![CDATA[CAT 2014 registrations to start on August 6; major changes in the exam]]> The online registration process of the Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) will start from Wednesday, August 6 and will continue for 56 days till 11.59 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. The registration link will be enabled on August 6 at 10 am, according to the official website. CAT is the entrance test for admission into the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and other premier business schools (B-schools) in India. In a bid to improve the overall examination experience for the candidates, some major changes have been introduced in the CAT examination from this year, as..

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Mon, 04 Aug 2014 06:03:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffea84785c96f01479f9d6b162d77