CAT Admit Card becomes inevitable for a candidate aspiring to write an exam. CAT Exam 2020 will be conducted by IIM Kozhikode and the university is expected to release CAT 2020 Admit Card on October 23, 2020, on the CAT 2020 official website.
You need to enter the CAT Enrollment ID and Password to download your admit card. The CAT Exam Admit Card will be available to you to download until the day of the exam, November 20, 2020.
Admit Card will be available to you only if you have completed CAT 2020 Application Process successfully before September 25, 2020 (tentative). And also, you should fulfil the CAT eligibility criteria prescribed for appearing in CAT 2020.
How to download CAT 2020 Admit Card?
CAT 2020 Admit Card for CAT 2020 Exam will only be available online on the official website at iimcat.ac.in. It should be noted that Admit Card will not be made available offline. So you have to download the admit card from the official CAT 2020 website.
Step 1: Go to the CAT 2020 official website and choose "Registered Candidate Login" visible on the right side of the Home page.
Step 2: You are now redirected to the "Candidate Login" page. Enter your CAT 2020 login id and password.
Step 3: Submit the Login button. You will now be redirected to your CAT 2020 candidate profile.
Step 4: Select “Download CAT 2020 Admit Card” button to download and save CAT 2020 Admit Card on your system. Also, do not forget to take at least two printouts of the admit card.
Detailed process to download CAT Admit Card
Step 1. Login to CAT 2020 official website www.iimcat.ac.in
Step 2. Click on the “Registered Candidate Login” button.
Step 3. Enter the CAT 2020 login id and password which you have received in your registered email or phone number.
Step 4. Click on the Login button.
- Go to log in: Now you will be redirected to your CAT 2020 candidate profile.
- Download: Click on the “Download CAT 2020 Admit Card” button.
- Save for future: Save CAT 2020 Admit Card and do not forget to take the print out on a clear and legible sheet.
Contents of Admit Card
The following details will be available on the CAT Admit Card. All aspirants must check all these details and report to the concerned authority if some errors are present.
- Candidate's Name
- Exam Date
- Exam Time (Forenoon or Afternoon Session)
- Exam Centre address
- User ID No./Registration Number
- System Password
- PWD/DA status.
Note: Only the exam date is available on the admit card. CAT Result Date will not be present in it and one has to visit the official website.
CAT Exam Timings (Tentative)
Information regarding the CAT Exam Schedule is provided below. However, it is a tentative schedule and students can wait for official notification. The admit card for CAT exam will be different for morning session and afternoon session. The candidates are allowed to attend any one of the sessions.
|Forenoon (FN)||9.00 AM to 12.00 PM|
|Afternoon (AN)||2.30 PM to 5.30 PM|
Instructions for Admit Card
Discrepancies: We advise you to check the admit card to make sure all the information on it is right to the point of spelling. If you find any discrepancies, immediately contact the concerned authority and get it corrected, else on the day of the exam it will create an unnecessary issue.
You can contact the concerned authorities in the following cases:
- If your name is misspelt in the CAT 2020 Admit Card.
- If your PWD/DA status is wrong on the CAT 2020 Admit Card
- If you have been allotted a CAT test city different from the chosen place while filling the CAT 2020 Application Form.
- If your photograph is not visible on the CAT 2020 Admit Card.
Photo ID proof required with Admit Card
All candidates must carry any one of the following documents with them to the exam centre.
- Voter ID Card
- Aadhaar Card
- PAN Card
- A photo ID that has been issued by the current employer of the company or college where the candidate is either working or studying
- Driving License
Points to Remember
Admit card availability: CAT 2020 Admit Card will be available from October 23, 2020 (tentative) until the day of the exam. Do not wait till the last minute to download the admit card.
Not Assured: The download of CAT 2020 Admit Card does not assure an aspirant admission into any of the colleges. Only those candidates who clear the CAT Cutoff will be eligible for admissions.
Clear and Legible: After you take the printouts, make sure the details are clear and legible. The photograph you fix on the admit card should be the same as the one that you have uploaded during the CAT 2020 Application Form.
Cancellation of admit card: IIMs are very strict when it comes to tampering of the CAT Admit Card and it is no way tolerated. If done, it will lead to the cancellation of the candidate's actual CAT Admit Card and also the candidate's disqualification.
Malpractice: Plagiarization of the CAT Admit Card is a serious offense and will not be tolerated. This as well will lead to the cancellation of the candidate's actual CAT Admit Card and also the candidate's disqualification.
Forgot Credentials: If a candidate happens to forget his/her credentials which are used to access CAT 2020 Admit Card then he or she can click on forgot password to retrieve the credentials. Their details will be sent to their mail id by the exam authority.
Admit Card Necessity: The candidates have to keep their CAT admit cards safe till completing the admission process.