CAT Result 2019: Check your IIM Results, Cutoff & Scorecard at iimcat.ac.in

CAT Result 2019 – Common Admission Test (CAT) Entrance Examination Result of the year 2019 will be declared by the Indian Institutes of Management. (IIM). Candidates wishing to pursue an MBA from Top B-Schools in India sit for this examination every year. Every year, an IIM is given the responsibility to conduct the CAT Examination. As of now, there is no clear information regarding the release date of CAT 2019 Result. The IIMs have not officially proclaimed the result date. There is an expectation that the CAT Result 2019 will be out in the coming week. In 2008, IIM Calcutta was held responsible to conduct CAT which it successfully conducted on November 25. IIM Calcutta published the result for the same on January 5, 2019.

IIMs has not said anything about the releasing of CAT Result 2019 till now but as per the sources, IIMs will declare the CAT 2019 Result before the second week fo January 2020. IIM will upload the CAT Result 2019 in the form of a pdf online. You can download the CAT Result 2019 from the official website of CAT examination – iimcat.ac.in. You can also check the result from this page as we will drop the result direct link after the result is out. You will require your registration user id password at the time of checking your CAT 2019 Result. Write down the same on a paper before you are checking your result so you won’t face any trouble while checking your result online.

In this writeup, Intelligentscholars present to you the current update and growth on the CAT Result 2019 so as to help you in checking the CAT 2019 cutoff Marks, Selection Process and Score Card.

CAT Result 2019 Important Dates

The complete knowledge about the important dates revolving around CAT Result 2019 will prove to be very helpful who sat for this examination as now they have to check the result and further selection procedure. The dates concerning the same are given below:

Particulars Dates
CAT Exam 2019 4th week of November 2019
CAT 2019 Official Response Sheet End of November
CAT Answer Key 2019 1st week of December 2019
CAT result 2019 1st week of January 2020
IIM Merit List/Short List Fourth week of January 2020
Selection Process February-March, 2020
CAT 2019 Final Merit/ Selection List April 20, 2020
CAT 2019 Score Card December 2020

How to Download CAT Result 2019

The Indian Institute of Management are The IIMs are yet to unfold the release date of CAT Result 2019. If we, however, look at the trend that has been following, we would get a feeling that the result will be out in the mid of January month of 2020. Shortly after the official announcement of the results, IIMs will publish the CAT Scorecards  2019 on their web portal iimcat.ac.in. With millions of candidates accessing the website to see their results online, the institute’s official website can get slow or display some technical errors on the result page. If it happens, don’t panic, wait for some time and check your result online. Student’s excitement makes them forget the result checking procedure online.

To assist candidates in this case, we will drop an IIM CAT Result 2019 direct link on the CAT Result Declaration Day.  To provide more help, given below are the step-by-step point on how to check the CAT Result

  • Click on the direct link to IIM CAT Result 2019 given on this post.
  • Enter the details in the given space and verify it from submitting it.
  • After verifying, hit ‘Submit’ button.
  • Your CAT 2019 Result will be right in front of your computer screen.
  • Check your performance.
  • Downlaod CAT Result 2019 and take a printout of the same for further reference.

CAT 2019 Score Validity

The validity of CAT 2019 Score starts from the date of examination, not from the CAT Result Date. CAT 2019 Scores are valid for one year only. Your CAT Scorecard 2019 will be kept available for download on the official website for a year.

Information on CAT Result 2019

After finding their CAT 2019 Result, candidates must read all the details written on their CAT Scorecard 2019. If they find any spelling mistake or discrepancy, they can raise their concern to the organizers i.e., IIMs to get the necessary changes done.

Given below are the main points that a student will see on his/her CAT 2019 Scorecard

  • Category of candidate
  • Overall Scaled Score
  • Candidates’ contact details
  • Instructions for the exam day
  • Candidate’s address and email address details
  • CAT 2019 Sectional Scores
  • CAT Registration Number
  • Candidate Name
  • Candidate Date of Birth
  • Overall CAT Percentile

CAT 2019 Result- Last Years’ Trend

Candidates in large numbers, generally more than two lakhs, fill the application form of CAT Examination. A year before, approximately 2,40,338 students submitted the CAT 2018 application form of which 2,09,405 candidates sat for the management entrance test

The tabular data provided below present the CAT previous years’ trend.

Following Years’ Trend – CAT Result 2019 

Year CAT Result Announcing Authority CAT Result Release Date No. of CAT Application Forms Received Marks Achieved No. of Applicants turned up Marks Achieved Percentile
CAT 2018 IIM Calcutta January 5, 2019 2,40,338 TBA 2,09,405 TBA TBA
CAT 2017 IIM Lucknow January 8, 2018 2,31,067 230.17-232.31 1,99,632 230.17-232.31 100
CAT 2016 IIM Bangalore January 9, 2017 2,32,343 220.09 – 241.68 1,95,000 220.09 – 241.68 100
CAT 2015 IIM Ahmedabad January 8th, 2016 2,18,664 254.61 – 249.90 1,79,602 254.61 – 249.90 100
242.33 242.33 99.99
235.33 235.33 99.98
215.54 – 215.43 215.54 – 215.43 99.89
180.02 180.02 99
CAT 2014 IIM Indore December 27th, 2014 1,96,988 268.700 – 261.740 1,67,829 268.700 – 261.740 100
245.92 245.92 99.97
227.65 227.65 99.87
178.02 178.02 98.07

CAT Result 2019 Normalization process

Candidate preparing for CAT 2019 examination must be aware of the CAT Normalization Process. Since, the CAT sexamination is a CBT (Computer-based Test) and held in Morning and Evening Slot. Therefore, the paper are not going to be same in both the slots so is the Exam difficulty level. This claim is not backed by a formal statement. Still, some faculty and students’ comments imply that there may be a difference in the difficulty level of the examination conducting in the morning and evening slots. To guarantee fairness in the performances of pupils in separate slots, the scores will be undergo CAT Normalization Process.

The scaled scores achieved post the CAT normalization method will be turned into percentiles to shortlist best candidates.

CAT 2019 Cutoff Marks

CAT cutoff Marks 2019 will be released after the CAT Result 2019 is declared. The cut off may vary from category to category. CAT 2019 aspirants can check the CAT cut off of last year in the table given below;

IIMs CAT Cut off 2018

Institutes SC OBC-NC GEN ST PwD
IIM Visakhapatnam 75 80 90 55 50
IIM Ranchi 60 78 95 40 40
IIM Bodh Gaya >55 >75 >90 >35 >65
IIM Kashipur 60 78 90 40 40
IIM Udaipur 60 78 90 40 40
IIM Calcutta ≥70 ≥85 ≥90 ≥70 ≥70
IIM Bangalore 75 80 90 70 60
IIM Lucknow 70 82 90 65 65
IIM Kozhikode 65 80 90 55 55
IIM Nagpur 65 81 90 40 55
IIM Indore 60 80 90 50 50
IIM Ahmedabad 70 75 80 60 70

What will happen after the release of CAT Result 2019 – Selection Procedure

After the announcement of CAT 2019 results, separate CAT Cutoff Marks 2019 will be released by the involved institute consisting IIMs. Candidates will be given a call by the participating institute based on their performance in the CAT 2019. The CAT 2019 selection procedure will be held in the months of March/ May 2020.CAT 2019 selection process primarily comprises of three main stages:

  1. Written Ability Test (WAT)
  2. Group Discussion (GD)
  3. Personal Interview (PI)

 Candidates’ chances of getting an admission offer letter after cracking CAT will solely depend on his performance in the above three selection stage.

CAT Participating Institutes 2019

Excluding IIMs, nearly 100 B-schools are also the participating institutes that takes CAT 2019 scores while offering admission in MBA or PGDM courses. Almost all the Top B-Schools in India give acceptance to CAT Score. Lately, JNU also comes under the list of CAT 2019 Participating Institutes. There are also some top private institutes such as FMS, Delhi School of Economics, NITIE, IIFM and DMS IIT Delhi admitting students on the basis of CAT scores.

About the Common Admission Test

Common Admission Test, generally referred to as, CAT is the most sought after examination for MBA aspirants in India. A huge number of students apply for the CAT every year. Each year, the responsibility to organize CAT is shifted from one reputed IIMs to the other IIM. As per the online information, 244,169 applications were received by the IIM out of which only 2,09, 926 turned up for the test. By successfully clearing this examination, candidate can secure his chances of studying in some of the best colleges in India such as IIMs, FMS, MDI, SPJIMR, IMI, JBIMS, NITIE, IMT, MBA at IITs and other prominent MBA colleges in India.

CAT 2019 is a must if you want to study from IIMs. IIMs will only offer its Post Graduate and Fellow programmes to CAT qualifying Candidates. Non-IIM Member Institute are also given the authority to consider CAT 2019 Scores. You can find the name of such institutions on CAT official website. IIMs do not interfere in the selection procedureof non-IIM colleges.

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