CAT 2010 Time Duration and Paper Patterns

Test Duration and Pattern

The duration of the test is 2 hours and 30 minutes including initial 15 minute tutorial. No breaks will be given during the test. There will be about approx 60 questions in the test.

The number of questions, however, is spread across 4 sections namely,

·                 Quantitative Ability (QA)

·                 Data Interpretation (DI) and Logical Reasoning (LR)

·                 Reading Comprehension (RC)

·                 Verbal Ability (VA)

From the year 2009, CAT Exam will be answered online by all the MBA aspirants. CAT 2010 is scheduled to commence from 23 October 2010 to 20th November 2010. Candidates can book their slot between any of these days and answer CAT 2010 online. The online test will run for 2 hours and 30 minutes probably consisting of 60 questions spread across 3 major sections. Difficulty level of CAT exam was comparatively on the lesser side in the year 2009.

CAT 2009 was conducted online by a PROMETRIC an American based company, which went well in most of the places, but faltered in some of the places due to problems related to the Machines.