CAT Admit Card 2016 – Download IIM CAT 2016 Admit Card from 24 OCT 2016

CAT Admit Card 2016 or IIM CAT 2016 Admit Card/Call Letter available for download from 24 OCT 2016

The Indian Institutes of Management will soon release the hall ticket for Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016 in the form of CAT Admit Card 2016 on their official website. The candidates, who have submitted online application from 08-08-2016 to 27-09-2016 can download their IIM CAT Call Letter 2016 from 24-10-2016 by 1:00 PM from here.

CAT Admit Card 2016 - Download IIM CAT 2016 Admit Card from 18 OCT 2016

Update (24-10-2016): IIM CAT 2016 Admit Card released on the official website and can be downloaded from the direct link given below.

The Indian Institutes of Management will conduct the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016 which is pre-requisite for admission to various management programmes of IIMs. The programmes offer by the IIMs are Post Graduate in Management, Fellow Programmes in Management (FPM), and EFPM Programmes. The CAT is mandatory for all the candidates, who want to get an admission in the India’s most reputed Management Colleges called IIMs.

IIM CAT Hall Ticket 2016

The IIM CAT Hall Ticket 2016 will be released on their official website at Every year lakhs of candidates are submitting an online application for the CAT exams to get an admission in the IIMs.

A large number of candidates had submitted an online application to appear in the CAT 2016 exam before the last date. After submitting an online application for CAT 2016, all the candidates are anxiously searching for the IIM CAT Call Letter 2016. The candidates have to download their admit card of CAT 2016 from the official website to appear in the Common Admission Test.

The call letter contains the information of the candidates, test date, test time, and venue of the examination center. The candidates, who had completed the registration for CAT 2016 can download their CAT Admit Card 2016 by login using their User ID and Password as per schedule announced by the exam conducting authority. Schedule of events related to the issue of call letter, exam date, and result declaration date is as follows.

CAT 2016 Important Dates

Important EventDate
Download CAT 2016 Admit Card24th Oct 2016 by 1:00 PM
CAT 2016 Exam04th Dec 2016
Release of CAT 2016 Results2nd week of January 2017 (Tentative)

CAT Admit Card 2016

The candidates must carry the call letter of CAT 2016 on the day of the exam at the examination center. The Candidates can get the admit card of CAT 2016 through online mode only, and will not be sent by post or any other means. The examination conducting body will issue the CAT 2016 admit card at for those candidates, who had successfully completed the CAT 2016 registration process in time without any error.

The CAT 2016 will be conducted around at 135 test cities in two sessions. The candidates have to select any for test cities as per their preference at the time of registration. Candidates will be allotted one among the 4 preferred cities and either of the two sessions. The CAT Admit Card 2016 will contain all the information, so all the candidates are eagerly searching for the CAT 2016 Admit Card over the internet. The admit card of the CAT 2016 will be available for download as per schedule, so stay connected with the team to get the latest news.

Admit Card of CAT 2016 contains the following information

  • Name of the Candidate
  • Photograph of the Candidate
  • Date of the Test
  • Time (Session) of the Test
  • Test City and Address of the Test Center
  • User ID and Registration Number of the Candidate
  • PWD/DA Status

Important detail about CAT Admit Card 2016

  • To download the call letter, candidates need to login to the official website of CAT 2016 at
  • The candidates can view and download the admit card of CAT 2016 as per schedule has given above.
  • The candidates should print their CAT 2016 Admit Card in 2-3 copies.
  • The candidates must bring the valid CAT Hall Ticket 2016 and ID Proof (Original and Photocopy) to the examination center at the time of exam day.

IIM CAT 2016 Test Centers

The details about the test sites in the available test cities will be accessible on the official website at from 18th October 2016. The name of the Test Site will be indicated in the CAT 2016 Admit Card.

The candidates will be allotted the test center as per preference selected at the time of registration. However, in rare case a candidate is not allotted any of the preferred cities, he/she will be allotted a nearby city.

Once the candidates download their admit card, they must note down the date, time, session, and test center carefully to avoid confusions.

Sessions for CAT 2016 exam

There will be two sessions for the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016; Morning and Afternoon. The session or time slot will be indicated on the CAT 2016 Call Letter. The exam conduction authority will allot the session/time slot for CAT 2016 exam as per availability and test city preference.

The candidates must note the session or time slot allotted to them for CAT 2016 exam which is printed on the CAT Admit Card 2016 and should reach with relevant documents before one hour from the examination time.

Common Admission Test (CAT) 2016 Important Information

There will be three sections in the CAT 2016 examination as given below.

  • Section I: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension
  • Section II: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
  • Section III: Quantitative Ability

The duration of the CAT 2016 examination will be 180 minutes. Some questions in each section may not be of multiple choice type. Instead, direct answers are to be typed on the screen. The candidates will be allowed to use of basic on-screen calculator for computation.

The candidates will be allotted exactly 60 minutes for answering questions in each section, and they cannot switch from one section to another while answering questions in a section.

The tutorial to understand the format of the examination will be available on the CAT website from 18th October 2016. The candidates are advised to work on the tutorials, available on the website, well in advance for practice purpose.

The list of the IIM member institutions that are participating in CAT 2016 is as following.

IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Amritsar, IIM Bangalore, IIM Bodh Gaya, IIM Calcutta, IIM Indore, IIM Jammu, IIM Kashipur, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Lucknow, Iim Nagpur, IIM Raipur, IIM Ranchi, IIM Rohtak, IIM Sambalpur, RGIIM Shilllong, IIM Sirmaur, IIM Tiruchirapalli, IIM Udaipur, IIM Vishakhapatnam

List of the Non-IIM member institutions that have registered to avail the CAT 2016 Scores is provided at The CAT 2016 Scores are allowed to be used by the listed Non-IIM institutions. However, the candidates should keep in mind that IIMs have no role in the selection process of Non-IIM institutions.

How to Download CAT Admit Card 2016?

The candidates, who had registered for the CAT 2016 exam as per schedule can download their IIM CAT Hall Ticket 2016 from the official website. The candidates should follow the simple steps given below to download their CAT Admit Card 2016.

The candidates should keep ready login details (User ID and Password) ready before downloading the admit card for CAT 2016. In case you have forgotten the password or lost the system generated password SMS, then click on Forgot Password link and enter relevant details and submit it. The CAT 2016 new password will be sent to your registered email address.

  • Visit the official website of the CAT 2016 i.e.
  • Navigate to the link of CAT 2016 Admit Card and click it. (Link will be available as per schedule)
  • Enter your User ID/Registration ID and Password and then click on the Login button.
  • The CAT Hall Ticket 2016 will be displayed on your screen.
  • Download your IIM CAT 2016 Call Letter and take a printout of it for future use.

Download IIM CAT 2016 Hall Ticket/Admit Card

If you found any error on your CAT 2016 Hall Ticket or unable to download the CAT Admit Card 2016, get in touch with the CAT helpdesk over mail or phone from Monday to Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM.

  • CAT 2016 Help Desk Number: 1800 266 3549 (Toll-Free)
  • CAT 2016 Help Desk E-mail:

Official Website: