Your CAT 2019 Exam Admit card has been released on October 23 at 5 PM by IIM Kozhikode on CAT Official website. More than 2.44 lakh candidates have applied for IIM-CAT exam this year and have started the CAT hall ticket download at 5 PM on October 23. The CAT Hall ticket download process is more simplified than last year. CAT 2019 Exam date is November 24, 2019 and the exam will be held in two slots-morning and evening in 156 cities in India. There is no CAT exam centre abroad. You can download the CAT exam Admit Card 2019 till November 24, 2019 without any technical glitches from the CAT exam official website iimcat.ac.in. Now you can download your CAT Admit card with a single click on Admit card Pdf as against last year process which required you to take a circuitous route through drop down menu and action assessment window.
IIM Kozhikode released the CAT 2019 admit card on October 23 and has further simplified the download process than that of last year. The download process of CAT Admit card will close after the CAT 2019 exam is over on November 24. Despite the heavy rush on CAT official website, you can download the CAT admit card with a single click of button.
CAT Admit Card Download 2019: Simplified Further
You can download your CAT Admit card with a single click on CAT Admit card window. Unlike last year when you had to take several steps and choosing action on Assessment window with drop down menu, you need to use your CAT login ID and password only once as below:
Simplified Process of CAT Admit card 2019 Download Vs last Year
Simplification Introduced in CAT Hall Ticket Download Process
For CAT 2019 Admit Card Download
Last Year Route for CAT Admit card Download
After Clicking at CAT Admit card icon
Opens window with details of your CAT Exam centre, Time Slot & Admit Card Pdf
Opened Assessment window
Simply click on Admit card Pdf and CAT Admit card Download is done
3 Actions required:
1.Had to choose the drop down menu
2. Had to select Common Admission Test
3.Had to click on Action-Download
Download CAT Admit Card ASAP
It is advisable to download the CAT admit card at the earliest as it will be helpful to verify your details and get them corrected from CAT centre in case of any anomaly. Only the candidates whose CAT form has been submitted successfully are able to view and download CAT Admit Card 2019.
Step by Step Process to Download CAT Admit Card
Below are shared the steps to get access and download your CAT Admit Card, key details to check and how to proceed after the CAT Admit card download process is complete.. Read More
You can download your CAT 2019 Admit card in 5 simple steps:
- Logon to CAT official Website
- Enter CAT Login ID & Password
- Click on ‘Admit Card’. It will lead to new page with Exam Centre and test Slot Details
- Click on PDF file 'Admit card', your admit card is downloaded now
- Check Details and Take Print of CAT Admit card
How to View & Download CAT Admit card
Going to Admit Card link has been made simpler than last year. The CAT 2019 Admit card download process remains simple. Now you can download your CAT Admit card in 5 steps from official CAT website as shared below
Step-1: Logon to Official CAT Website iimcat.ac.in
Open your computer system and check whether the CAT site is getting opened or there are technical glitches. Check for the icon ‘Login’ on the screen and click on it.
Step-2: Enter CAT Login ID & Password
Enter your 7 digit CAT user Id and the 7 digit CAT password. This will lead to Admit Card page. In case you forget your CAT password, do not worry, click on ‘forget password’ and IIMs will send your CAT login ID and password to your registered Mail ID for CAT exam
Step-3: Click on ‘Admit Card’
You are at the Admit card link. Click on it and it will open the page with the details of your CAT exam centre and CAT exam slot – Morning or afternoon
Step-4: Click on ‘Admit card’ Pdf in Right hand corner
At the opened page click on the pdf file Admit card which is displayed on the right hand corner to get your Admit Card downloaded. It completes the CAT Admit card Download process
Step-5: Take Print
After downloading the CAT Admit card in your pen drive, take atleast 2 prints of CAT Admit card and affix your identical photo graph on the hard copy of the CAT Admit card.
Action Required after Completing CAT 2019 Admit Card Download?
Once the CAT 2019 Admit Card is downloaded, you should ensure following action:
1) Convert CAT Admit Card 2019 Pdf into Hard Copy
Take print of the CAT exam hall ticket 2019. According to CAT Centre 2019 ‘Admit Card is a mandatory document required to take the exam. You must print the Admit Card and bring it to the exam centre on the day of the exam.’
It will be better to take 2-3 prints of your CAT exam admit card. Keep one with your other mandatory documents which you will have to carry to the exam centre and other with you so that in case of any query you may instantly refer to it.
The CAT 2019 Admit Card needs to be directly printed from the CAT 2019 official website using your CAT user ID and Password. Please note that the CAT 2019 Hall Ticket will not be mailed to your postal address. If you are unable to view your CAT Admit Card after login with CAT Id, contact the CAT helpdesk at the Toll free number or through Email.
2) Key Details to Check in the CAT Admit Card
You need to check the following mandatory details in your CAT 2019 Admit card. In case of any error or mistaken entry, you should contact the CAT Centre 2019 immediately.
- Your Name – Is it correct as per your documents?
- Test date – Correct test date of November 24 should be mentioned.
- PWD status – In case the candidate is physically challenged, it should be mentioned in the CAT 2019 Hall Ticket.
- Test center Details- Your test city, test site with address should be mentioned
- Exam Time- your Morning or Evening time slot, as the case may be, should be mentioned on the CAT 2019 Admit card.
3) Important Do’s for CAT Admit Card
Please note that CAT Admit card is your passport to the CAT exam centre. Without Admit Card, you will not be allowed to enter the testing hall. After downloading of CAT 2019 Hall Ticket you should comply with following five do’s:
- CAT Admit card is valid only if your photograph and signature images are legibly printed on the print out of CAT 2019 Hall Ticket.
- Affix your coloured photograph on CAT Admit Card in the given space. Your photograph should be identical to your printed image on the CAT hall ticket.
- Only Admit Card & valid Photo ID Card will be allowed inside the test hall.
- There is a Test System Number (TSN) on the CAT Admit Card. It is provided only for the limited purpose of identifying the floor/wing at the test venue on the CAT exam day. For any correspondence with CAT Center you must provide your Registration Number.
- The Admit Card is to be produced for verification at test centre at the time of the test..
4) Don’t Panic, if Delay occurs
Sometimes the icon ‘Download Admit card’ is enabled by IIMs on CAT website much earlier than the scheduled time, but it remains inactivated till the download starts. You need not worry as the download of CAT hall ticket is enabled by IIMs in time. Please do not expect any hard copy of the CAT 2019 Admit card by post or in mail to be sent by IIMs.
5) View & Download Admit Card from CAT website; not from your mail
Please note that the CAT Admit card is available on the CAT website only and not on your mail. You must log in using your CAT 2019 User ID to view/print the Admit card.
3 New Changes in CAT 2019 Admit Card
CAT 2019 Hall Ticket has introduced three new changes to help candidates appearing in CAT exam 2019 to be held on November 24. The changes are:
1. Google Map Link
A Google Map Link to locate the CAT 2019 test centre and its accessibility is made available individually on the electronic version of all the CAT 2019 Admit cards
2. Emergency Contact
CAT 2019 Admit card carries the emergency contact number. This is the candidate's second contact number which was asked by IIMs in past also but was not used in the CAT Admit card earlier.
3. Reference Number to Find CAT Test Room
Reference Number in CAT 2019 Admit card has replaced the earlier Test System Number. The Reference number has limited purpose of saving your time and helping you to identify the floor/wing/testing room at the CAT test Centre on November 24, 2019.However, for any correspondence with CAT Centre, candidate must provide his/her CAT Registration Number.
Don’t delay the Admit Card Download
Despite it being a very strong site capable to cope with the high volume of CAT 2019 aspirants, it may develop some technical glitches like getting slow, not displaying full details or giving you some error messages. This might create irritation and may cause more anxiety. When you can very well avoid it, there is no need to wait to initiate the CAT Admit Card download process when it is live and available for download now.
CAT 2019 is conducted by IIM Kozhikode on November 24, 2019 in two sessions. It is a computer based largest MBA entrance exam for admission to MBA/PGDM 2020-22 batch in 20 IIMs, FMS Delhi, SPJIMR Mumbai, Management Departments of IITs, IMI New Delhi, IMT Ghaziabad among hundreds of other top B-schools in India.
There are 2.44 lakh candidates who have downloaded or are in the process of downloading the CAT admit card from the CAT website simultaneously. Besides, nearer the last date to download the CAT admit card, more are the chances of technical glitches. Therefore, even a delay of few minutes in viewing and downloading the CAT 2019 Admit card may result in technical glitches increasing your waiting period
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