CAT  (COMMON ADMITION TEST)


Exam pattern

The duration of CAT 2018 will be 3 hours or 180 minutes, with 60 minutes for each section.

The paper shall have both objective-type questions (MCQs)and subjective-type questionsEach question shall carry 3 marks.

There shall be 3 sections in the CAT 2018 paper: Quantitative AbilityVerbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, and Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning.

While there shall be a penalty of 1 mark for each incorrect answer to an MCQ, there shall be no negative marking for the subjective questions.

CAT Exam Pattern :-

SECTION MCQs Non-MCQs DURATION TOTAL MARKS
Quantitative Ability 24 10 60 Min 102
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension 24 10 60 Min 102
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning 22 08 60 Min 96
TOTAL 72 28 180 Min 300