CAT Exam Pattern 2022

CAT 2022 Important Dates (Tentative)

  • Registration Process starts – July 2022, last week
  • Registration Process ends – August 2022, first-week
  • Fourth week of October, 2022 – CAT 2022 Admit Card Download Begins at 5.00 PM
  • 27-Nov-2022 (tentative) – CAT 2022 Test Day
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CAT 2022 Exam Pattern

Exam pattern: CAT 2022

The CAT exam is conducted in CBT mode (computer Based Test) all over the country.

The CBT exam consists of 100 questions to be solved in 180 minutes.

  • It is divided into three sections consisting of both MCQs as well as TITA questions.
  • TITA questions stand for Type in the Answer questions. Examinees have to type the answer in the respective box using the virtual keyboard.
  • However, the official notification did not notify about the exact division into these three sections.
  • There is a time limit of 60 minutes for each section. Candidates could move to the next section provided they attempted the previous section.
  • For every right answer, 3 marks are awarded. However, 1 mark is deducted for every wrong answer.

 

Section

Number of total questions

Number of TITA questions

Maximum marks

Duration

VARC

34

7

102

60 minutes

QA

34

8

102

60 minutes

DILR

32

11

96

60 minutes

Total

100

26

300

180 minutes