CAT Eligibility








The candidate must hold a Bachelor's degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste(SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST) or Persons with Disability (PWD) category), of any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutes established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1965, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.


Candidates appearing for the final year of bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed degree requirements and are awaiting results can also apply.

If a candidate is short-listed for interviews by any IIM, he/she has to comply with the following eligibility verification:

Candidates in the Final Year of Graduation

IIMs would not allow any candidate to join their programme in case the candidate is unable to complete all the requirements for a bachelor degree on or before June 30, 2011. The IIMs would also not offer admission to any candidate after June 30, 2011. Shortlisted candidates for Interview, appearing for the final bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification examination must show an original certificate from the Principal/Registrar/Director of the university/institution certifying that the candidate has obtained 50% marks or equivalent  (45% in case of the candidates belonging to SC, ST, and DA category) based on latest available grades/marks.  He/she must submit an attested copy of the original certificate at the time of interview.  For the PGP of IIMs, such candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme provisionally only if they submit a certificate latest by June 30, 2011 from the Principal/Registrar of their college/institute (issued on or before June 30, 2011) stating that they have completed all the requirements including appearing for supplementary exams if any (the results may, however, be awaited) for obtaining the bachelor's degree/ equivalent qualification on the date of issue of the certificate. 

Mark sheets and Degree Certificate

A candidate should show Original Mark Sheets and attested copies of certificates to prover his/her eligibility during the time of interview. If the candidate is selected for any programme or course in IIM then they need to furnish Original degree certificates and marksheets of all semester along with attested copies during the time of joining the institute.

Reservation Category Requirements

SC/ST/OBC/DA candidate shortlisted for interview, should show Original caste/class/disability certificates and furnish photocopy of the same at the time of interview.They need to furnish Original degree certificates and marksheets of all semester along with attested copies during the time of joining the institute.

 

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