CAT Exam Notification 2020


Registration Deadline Extended to Sep 23: Registration for CAT 2020 closes at 5.00 pm on September 23, 2020. According to CAT Convener, “No further extension will be granted in CAT 2020 registration.”

CAT 2020 Exam in Three Slots: CAT 2020 will be conducted on November 29, 2020 (Sunday) in three slots on the same day.

CAT 2020 exam sessions have increased to three from earlier two. New CAT exam slots are of two hours duration each. All the three sessions will be conducted on same CAT 2020 exam date - November 29, 2020, as below:
Morning: 8.30 AM to 10.30 AM
Afternoon: 12.30 PM to 2.30 PM
Evening: 4.30 PM to 6.30 PM

CAT 2020 Exam Duration Reduced to 2 Hrs: A big change is announced revising the CAT 2020 exam duration to 120 minutes. Earlier it was 180 minutes.New CAT exam slots are of two hours duration each.

CAT 2020 to Retain Three Sections: The exam continues to have following three sections. But major overhaul is expected in sectional composition
Section I: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension
Section II: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
Section III: Quantitative Ability

Individual Sectional Time Limit Set to 40 mins: Candidates will be allotted only 40 minutes for answering questions in each section. Each of the three sections in CAT 2020 – VARC, DILR, Quant will have sectional time limit of 40 minutes instead of 60 minutes earlier. You cannot move from one section to other until the time limit for the section, which you are attempting, is over.