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November 9, 2023

CAT 2023 Mock Test: Take 10+ Full Length Free Online CAT Mock Tests & Quizzes; 1000+ questions with solutions On CAT Pattern

 

The official CAT 2023 Mock Test which was supposed to be released in the last week of October 2023 by IIM Lucknow has been delayed. With CAT exam only a few days away and scheduled on Nov 26, the candidates are losing a good opportunity to practice and familiarize themselves with the latest pattern of CAT questions expected in CAT exam due to the delay in release of CAT official Mock Test. However, MBAUNiverse.com is here for your help and shares below number of CAT Mocks on latest CAT exam pattern, and previous year question papers with solutions for practice. So, if you are seriously preparing for CAT exam 2023 and wish to score high percentile, attempt more and more Mock Tests as below to get ready for CAT exam day. This article, prepared by experts contains full length and sectional Mocks with low and high difficulty level for CAT exam 2023 as per latest CAT exam pattern. 

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CAT is a computer based exam and the expected CAT exam date is November 26, 2023. Practicing online mocks for CAT will help you in many ways, like getting actual CAT examination hall feel, getting expertise how to solve the CAT questions during the exam. Attempt below the CAT Mock Test for CAT 2023 with same CAT difficulty level and pattern. 

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Table of Contents

  1. What is CAT Mock Test? Check & Solve Latest Mocks with Answers
  2. Why it is Important to Practice CAT Mock Test for CAT 2023?  
  3. CAT Mock Test Structure
  4. How CAT Mock Test helps You to Assess Your CAT Preparation?
  5. Types of CAT Mock Tests 
  6. Free CAT 2023 Mock Tests by MBAUniverse.com with Answers
  7. Full Length Official CAT Mocks by IIMs
  8. Free CAT Mock Sectional Tests & Quizzes
  9. CAT Mock Tests Pdf
  10. CAT Mock Taking Strategy
  11. CAT Mocks: Right Source to Assess Level of Readiness
  12. CAT Exam Mock Test Dates 2023
  13. How CAT Mocks helped CAT toppers to Score High? Check below
  14. CAT Mocks Vs CAT Exam Pattern
  15. FAQs on CAT Mock Test  

1. What is CAT Mock Test?

CAT Mock is the replica test prepared by experts based on the latest CAT exam pattern. The Mock Tests are the best guide to prepare for CAT exam.  The best CAT Mocks prepared by CAT experts, are divided into same number of sections with same or more number of questions of actual CAT exam difficulty level. All the CAT toppers studying at IIM Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Calcutta, Lucknow, Kozhikode found CAT Mocks the most important part of their preparation and have recommended to take more mocks just like taking the actual exam and analysing mistakes in each mock. Check & Solve below the full length CAT Mock and sectional Mocks. More such Mocks by MBAUniverse.com and by IIMs are also given below   

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2. Why it is Important to Practice Mock Test for CAT 2023?  

Attempting more and more CAT Mocks will help you in many ways to score high in the exam. Some of them are:

  • How to Manage time in CAT exam
  • What strategy to follow during the individual sectional and overall CAT exam time limit
  • You will get familiarized with login and navigational process of computer based CAT exam
  • Will understand how to choose and answer CAT questions
  • Which type of questions are asked in the CAT exam
  • How to use the on screen calculator while solving QA and DI questions in CAT exam
  • Will help you to know how the on-screen timer in CAT exam works for each section
  • Apart from this CAT Mocks on latest exam pattern will make you understand very well on various other key updates and changes in exam. 

3. CAT Mock Test Structure: Based on CAT Pattern

CAT exam pattern 2023 is divided into three sections and the full length CAT Mock Structure is also divided in three sections. However, some of the CAT Mocks contain more number of questions with varying difficulty level to help you practice with different type of questions on different topics. Below is shared the latest CAT exam pattern based on which CAT Mock is formed

CAT 2023 Exam Components
CAT 2023 Pattern
Test duration
2 hrs (120 Minutes)
Test sessions/Slots
3 (Morning, Afternoon and Evening)
Total questions
66
Total score
198
Number of Sections in CAT question paper
3 (VARC; DILR; QA)
Time Allotted for Each Section in CAT exam
40 Minutes
Total questions in VARC Section
24
Total Questions in DILR section
20
Total Questions in QA section
22

4. How CAT 2023 Mock helps You to Assess Your CAT Preparation?

You can assess your CAT preparation with the help of the free CAT Mocks by MBAUniverse.com as given below. These Mock test papers are the right source to familiarise yourself with the actual CAT 2023 exam pattern, changes in topics in CAT 2023 syllabus, sectional composition, type and pattern of questions expected in CAT 2023 exam and the scoring pattern.

 

Each new Mock Test is based on past CAT test papers. Accordingly, the CAT 2023 Mocks are also based on the past CAT question papers to guide you about the forthcoming CAT 2023 question paper.

 

So, if are looking for the best CAT exam question paper or CAT solved Mock Tests, you can attempt these free CAT Mocks of different difficulty levels as all the Mocks with solutions are provided here. 

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5. Attempt Different LoD Mock Tests Below

There are more than 10 free Mock Tests 2023 on this page prepared by MBAUniverse.com which are available to prepare for CAT exam as per the revised CAT exam pattern. Following three types of free online CAT Mock test with different difficulty level are available for free practice on this page:

  1. Mock Tests with solutions by MBAUniverse.com, based on Actual CAT Papers in Previous years
  2. Full Length Official CAT Mock Test by IIMs
  3. Sectional Mock Tests for VARC, DILR and QA  and Mocks by IMS Coaching

You can take each type of the Free Online CAT 2023 Mock Test from moderate difficulty level to higher difficulty level.

6. Free CAT 2023 Mocks with Solutions by MBAUniverse.com

There are 10+ full length free online CAT Exam Mock tests by MBAUniverse.com with 1000+ CAT questions with solutions shared below. Each of the free online Mock test for CAT 2023, prepared by experts from MBAUniverse.com, is based on actual latest CAT papers. These Mock Tests are based on past and expected CAT exam pattern. The Free CAT Practice tests of different difficulty level are prepared by Experts to help CAT exam takers to understand the important topics, difficulty level and how to prepare better for CAT Exam.

CAT 2023 Mock Test 1: Take Test 1 Now

Check Key Features of this CAT Mock Test:

Particulars
Mock-1 Highlights
CAT Mock-1 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
Moderate to High (LoD 1 to 2)
Total Questions
66
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-24; DILR 20; QA-22
MCQs with Negative Marking
48
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
18
Sectional Time Duration
40 Minutes
Total Time Duration
2 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
81 to 84

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CAT Mock Test 2: Take Test 2 Now

This CAT Mock is as per latest CAT exam pattern. Key highlights of Mock CAT 2 are:

Particulars
CAT Mock-2 Highlights
CAT Mock-2 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
High (LoD 2)
Total Questions
66
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-24; DILR 20; QA-22
MCQs with Negative Marking
48
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
18
Total Maximum Marks
198
Sectional Time Duration
40 Minutes
Total Time Duration
2 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
80 to 83

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CAT Mock Test 3: Key Features & Highlights

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is moderate. Key highlights of Mock CAT 3 are:

Particulars
Mock-3 Highlights
CAT Mock-3 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
Moderate to High (LoD 1 to 2)
Total Questions
66
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-24; DILR 20; QA-22
MCQs with Negative Marking
48
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
18
Total Maximum Marks
198
Sectional Time Duration
40 Minutes
Total Time Duration
2 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
80 to 83

CAT Mock Test 4: Take Test 4 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is slightly high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 4 are:

Particulars
Mock-4 Highlights
CAT Mock-4 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
High (LoD 1 to 2)
Total Questions
66
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-24; DILR 20; QA-22
MCQs with Negative Marking
48
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
18
Total Maximum Marks
198
Sectional Time Duration
40 Minutes
Total Time Duration
2 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
81 to 83

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CAT Mock Test 5: Take Test 5 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 5 are:

Particulars
Mock-5 Highlights
CAT Mock-5 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
High (LoD 3)
Total Questions
76
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-26; DILR 24; QA-26
MCQs with Negative Marking
54
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
22
Total Maximum Marks
228
Sectional Time Duration
40 Minutes
Total Time Duration
2 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
100 to 104

 

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CAT Mock Test 6: Take Test 6 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 6 are:

Particulars
Mock-6 Highlights
CAT Mock-6 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
High (LoD 3)
Total Questions
100
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-34; DILR 32; QA-34
MCQs with Negative Marking
74
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
26
Total Maximum Marks
300
Sectional Time Duration
60 Minutes (1 Hour)
Total Time Duration
3 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
108 to 112

CAT Mock Test 7: Take Test 7 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 7 are:

Particulars
Mock-7 Highlights
CAT Mock-7 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
High (LoD 3)
Total Questions
100
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-34; DILR 32; QA-34
MCQs with Negative Marking
73
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
27
Total Maximum Marks
300
Sectional Time Duration
60 Minutes (1 Hour)
Total Time Duration
3 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
105 to 110

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CAT Mock Test 8: Take Test 8 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 8 are:

Particulars
Mock-8 Highlights
CAT Mock-8 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
High (LoD 3)
Total Questions
100
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-34; DILR 32; QA-34
MCQs with Negative Marking
73
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
27
Total Maximum Marks
300
Sectional Time Duration
60 Minutes (1 Hour)
Total Time Duration
3 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
107 to 111

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CAT Mock Test 9: Take Test 9 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 9 are:

Particulars
Mock-8 Highlights
CAT Mock-9 is Based On
Latest CAT Question Paper
Difficulty Level
Moderate (LoD 1 to 2)
Total Questions
100
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-34; DILR 32; QA-34
MCQs with Negative Marking
74
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
26
Total Maximum Marks
300
Sectional Time Duration
60 Minutes (1 Hour)
Total Time Duration
3 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
115 to 120

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CAT Mock Test 10: Take Test 10 Now

Difficulty level of this Mock Test is high. Key highlights of Mock CAT 10 are:

Particulars
Mock-10 Highlights
CAT Mock-10 is Based On
Expected Type of CAT Questions
Difficulty Level
Moderate (LoD 1 to 2)
Total Questions
90
Number of Sections
  3
Sectional Division of Questions
VARC-40; DILR 25; QA-25
MCQs with Negative Marking
90
Non-MCQs without Negative Marking
None
Total Maximum Marks
270
Sectional Time Duration
40 Minutes
Total Time Duration
2 Hours
Score Needed for 95 %ile
95-99

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7. Full Length Official CAT Mock Test by IIMs

Full length official CAT Mock Test is also CAT free Mock Test. It is released without answers a month before the CAT exam date. IIMs also release actual CAT papers with right answers which are the Previous Year's Official CAT Mock Test with answers. Let’s know the key features and steps to take official CAT Mock test 2023. 

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7.1 Mock Test by IIM: 10 Key Features

The Ten Key features of the official CAT Mock are:

  • CAT Mock by IIM is the replica test as per the exact CAT exam pattern and syllabus
  • Official CAT Mock is not in Pdf. You cannot download the CAT official Mock from CAT website
  • You must take CAT official Mock on IIM-CAT practice test link on CAT exam website 2023
  • Separate login link provided for candidates with normal vision to get access to official mock test free
  • For the candidates who have low vision, Login Link for CAT 2023 official Mock Test is separately provided with two magnifying glass icons at the top of the screen. You can click on icon to zoom-in and click on icon to zoom out the question.
  • No CAT login ID or Password is required to practice the official Mock Test 2023
  • Mock Test by IIM can be practiced as many times as possible
  • Official Mock Test Solutions are not provided with the official CAT Mock. You need to find out the answer.
  • Separate CAT 2023 Mock Navigation Guide PDF is available to familiarize yourself with CAT pattern along with the official Mock
  • Please note that CAT Mock by IIM is the Free official Mock

7.2 Steps to Take Official CAT Mock Test 2023

To get access to the mock test released by IIMs, you need 3 steps to take official CAT Mock. Step by Step Process to take Official CAT Mock is shared below

 

Step-1: Click on Mock Test Link available on CAT official website and Click on Sign in. No need to enter your CAT Registration ID and password

 

Step-2: Read through the “General Instructions for Candidate”

  • Click on NEXT to move to the next page
  • Read through “Other Important Instructions for Candidate”
  • Click on the disclaimer check box on “Other Important Instructions for Candidate:”

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Step-3: Click on “I am ready to begin” to start your Free Online CAT Mock Test

Candidates will see the first question of first section and the Mock Test  starts. Go through the Navigation guide to attempt the official Mock test

 

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7.3 Type of Questions in Official CAT Mock

The question paper is divided into three sections with a total of 100 questions. The questions are divided into MCQs and Non-MCQs. To help you understand what are MCQs and Non MCQs in CAT exam, following details from official CAT Mock are given here:   

7.3.1 MCQs in CAT official Mock

Official Mock for CAT has 100 questions out of which 72 to 74 questions are of MCQ type with 1/3 negative marking. For example, out of 34 questions in section-1 on VARC, there are 24 MCQ type questions as shared below:

 

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7.3.2 Non-MCQs in CAT official Mock

There are 26 to 28 questions of Non-MCQ type which are without negative marking. The answers to these questions should be typed in the given space on the computer screen. For example, out of 34 questions in section-1 on VARC, there are 10 Non-MCQ type questions as shared below

 

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We share below some of the Official CAT mocks for practice purpose 

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7.4 Official Mock Test-1 by IIMs

  • Difficulty level of this Mock is High
    This Mock Test has 100 questions as per Previous Year's Official CAT Mock Test
  • Total Time available is 3 Hours
  • The Mock has been prepared by IIMs
  • Solutions to all the question on official CAT Mock is prepared by Experts
  • After completion of the Mock Test, you can check your score

Take CAT Mock Test -1 by IIMs online

7.5 Official Mock Test-2 by IIMs

  • Difficulty level of this Mock Test is High
    This Mock Test has 100 questions as per Previous Year's Official CAT Mock Test
  • Total Time available is 3 Hours
  • The Mock has been prepared by IIMs
  • Solutions to all the question on official CAT Mock is prepared by Experts
  • After completion of the Mock Test, you can check your score

Take CAT Mock Test - 2 by IIMs Online

Official Mock Test: As per revised CAT Syllabus

The official CAT Mock released by IIMs is as per the changed CAT syllabus. While the CAT aspirants have been taking CAT Mocks from different sources, the official Mock released by IIMs reflects the correct CAT exam pattern and Level of Difficulty (LoD) in the real CAT exam. 

7.6 How important is CAT Official Mock   

  • The official CAT Mock is the right source to know the exact CAT exam pattern
  • If you take official Mock you will become conversant about the number of answer options, navigation tools in CAT exam, individual time limit for each of the 3 sections.
  • The LoD of CAT questions can be understood only by practicing official Mock test.
  • Exact number of questions asked in CAT 2023 exam can be known only with the official Mock test.

Read More about CAT official Mock Test​

8. Free CAT Mock Sectional Tests & Quizzes

Not only full length and different difficulty level CAT Mocks prepared by experts, you can also attempt CAT Mock Test Free with the help of shorter time duration quiz tests to check your sectional preparation level. 

8.1 Sectional Mock on Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC)

  • Difficulty level of this CAT Sectional Mock Test is moderate
  • The CAT Mock has been prepared by experts
  • After completion of the Mock Test, you can check your score

Take online CAT Mock on VARC Section

8.2 Sectional Mock on Data Interpretation and logical Reasoning (DILR)

  • Difficulty level of this CAT Sectional Mock Test is moderate
  • The CAT Mock has been prepared by experts
  • After completion of the Mock Test, you can check your score

 Take online CAT Mock on DILR Section

8.3 Sectional Mock on Quantitative Ability (QA)

  • Difficulty level of this CAT Sectional Mock Test is moderate
  • The CAT Mock has been prepared by experts
  • After completion of the Mock Test, you can check your score

 Take CAT Mock on Quantitative Ability

9. CAT Mock Test Pdf

CAT Mock test Pdf as per the latest CAT pattern is prepared and is placed below. You can download the CAT Mock Test Pdf at the given link.

Download CAT Mock Test PDF

10. CAT Mock Test Taking Strategy

Analysing the latest CAT pattern, the experts have advised following required changes in CAT Mock Test Taking strategy:

Changes in CAT Exam 2023
Changes Required in your CAT preparation & Test taking strategy
Number of questions go down to 66 instead of 100 questions 
Mock Test taking stratgey to be tweaked. Selection of questions in Mock becomes important
Reduced Overall CAT duration to 2 hours and Sectional duration to 40 Minutes each
Average Students should focus on moving from easy to difficult questions without getting stuck on any question to ensure better scoring opportunity
Difficulty Level may go up
Improve your Mock taking skills in each section, skip the question if it is taking time
Change in Mock Test Taking Strategy
In the changed pattern, attempt mocks – with a reduced number of questions within a duration of 2 hours with 66 questions. This will give you a real feel of new CAT pattern with reduced questions.

11. CAT Mocks: Right Source to Assess Level of Readiness- 5 Key Benefits of Taking Mocks

  • CAT Exam Mock Test lets you know about the latest CAT exam pattern and the expected trend in CAT 2023 Question Paper
  • CAT Mocks help you to know how to approach the CAT questions without losing marks due to negative marking
  • These Mock Tests are with solutions. You can assess your performance as well as can analyse your mistakes and can improve on them 
  • These are Free Mock Test for CAT 2023
  • You can take these free Mock Test for CAT 2023 as many times as you like

12. CAT Exam Mock Test Dates 2023

The full length official CAT mock test will be released by IIMs and the CAT exam Mock Test Dates 2023 are from mid-October to last week of October 2023. You can attempt the full length official CAT Mock on CAT website. It is a single Mock without answers and not an official CAT Mock Series. The Mock Tests by IIMs also have same high difficulty level and question pattern as you can expect in actual CAT exam. IIMs clarify, “Tutorials to understand the format of the test will be available on the CAT website from October. Candidates are advised to work on the tutorials available on the CAT website well in advance.” 

13. How CAT Mocks helped CAT toppers to Score High? Check below

CAT toppers lay high importance to CAT Mock tests in their preparation strategy and found that they are the most important part of CAT preparation when it comes to assess your preparation level and to find your strong and weak areas where you need improvement.

 

Rahul Gupta, CAT 2019 topper with 100 percentile and IIM Ahmedabad pass out student of PGP 2020-22 batch, says, “Mocks played a huge role in improving my performance as I got to know my strengths and weaknesses by analyzing my past performance and to work on my test strategy as well. I started giving the mocks as soon as they started instead of waiting till end. I used to analyze the solutions extensively to check what mistakes I made or the questions I missed during the test. It helped me to decide the topics I needed to put more efforts in.” 

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Tanuj Ruia, CAT 2019 topper with  99.69 percentile and IIM Bangalore pass out student of MBA 2020-22 batch took 30 Mocks before the exam and invested close to seven hours to analyse each of them to check his mistakes. Sharing how Mocks helped him to crack CAT, Tanuj says, “My main focus this year was to practise as many mocks I can before the D-Day. After clearing my fundamentals and the basics, I enrolled for the mock series. It helped me in analysing my current level of preparation, my weaknesses and my rank amongst a pool of serious aspirants.  I used to attempt the mocks as if I was actually giving CAT. I gave close to 30 mocks.  After the mocks, I made it a point to analyse each and every question. Initially, I invested close to 7 hours in analysing each mock test to analyse my mistakes and to understand if I was missing out the sitters.” 

 

Anushree Naik, CAT 2019 topper with 98.20 percentile and IIM Ahmedabad pass out Student of PGP 2020-22, took about 35-40 mock tests before the CAT day. In her opinion, attempting mock tests is the most important part of the preparation. She says, “It helped me understand my weaknesses and the areas that needed more practice. It also helped me compare my speed with others. A regular check on the scores and aiming at better scores in upcoming tests kept my motivation high till the very end.”

 

Laying high importance on Mocks in CAT preparation, Anushree said, “I took a mock test in the very beginning to understand my strengths and weaknesses and decided to focus on conceptual understanding for the Quantitative Aptitude (QA) section. Taking enough number of mock tests, in different environments, at different locations and at different hours of the day helped me immensely to get over the fatigue that accompanies the QA section. Another technique I adopted to ensure myself that there would be no way I would get mentally exhausted at the end of 3 hours is by solving 2 three hour mock tests in a day.”

 

Sruthy S Kumar, CAT 2019 topper with 97.71 percentile and IIM Lucknow pass out student of MBA 2020-22 batch concentrated on taking as many mocks as possible. She enrolled for IMS test series and religiously took all the mock tests and evaluated them at length. She also kept a tab on her performance by making a chart and writing down her score and percentage after each test.

 

Sharing the importance of Mocks in CAT preparation, Sruthy says, “ I cannot stress the importance of taking Mocks and analysing them. Everyone serious about CAT needs to take at least 20+ mocks. Initially, taking a mock test and reviewing it used to take me almost an entire day and gradually I was able to analyse in 3 hours or so. As your learning curve progresses you will be able to do this faster. And try to replicate the environment of the CAT test at home while you are taking the test and be serious about it as this will help you ease your nervousness on the D day.”

 

Nikita Agarwal, CAT 2019 topper with 99.22 percentile and MDI Gurgaon pass out Student of PGDM 2020-22 batch shared with MBAUniverse.com, “Mocks are integral part of CAT preparation. Practice is only fruitful, if you take mocks.  I started giving mocks in May 2019. They helped me to identify my mistakes, weak areas and rectify the same. My first mock score was 62. It took me 4-5 mocks to achieve a score more than 100. Mocks helped me to improve my score gradually. I attempted around 45 mocks. Attempting more mocks helped me to develop an efficient strategy and helped me to get accustomed to the exam pattern of CAT.”

14. CAT Mocks Vs CAT Exam Pattern

CAT Mocks are the replica tests for CAT exam. However, some changes in number of questions on various topics may be there in actual CAT exam as has been happening in last two years. For example number of non MCQs, the No penalty questions in CAT exam may vary in the range of 18 to 28. There could be 28 No-penalty questions in CAT 2022. Even a few MCQs without negative marking could be there in CAT Mock test 2022. Non-MCQs were introduced in 2015 and their number is getting fluctuated every year. Over the past five years CAT exam pattern has remained as under;

CAT year
Number of Non-MCQs
Section-wise break-up in Actual CAT exam
2022
18
VARC 6; DILR-4; QA-8
2021
18
VARC-5; DILR-5: QA-8
2020
22
VARC-8; DILR-6; QA-8
2019
29
VARC-10; DILR-8; QA-11
2018
28
VARC-8; DILR-8; QA-12
2017
28 (As revealed in CAT Mock)
VARC-10; DILR-8; QA-10
2016
25
VARC-10;DILR-8; QA-7
2015
28
VARC-10; DILR-8; QA-10

Non-MCQs offer higher scoring chances as the candidates have no fear of negative marking. The process to answer a Non-MCQ is that instead of marking the answer option on computer screen, the CAT examinee will have to write the answer for the Non-MCQ in the given space on the computer screen.

Scoring pattern in CAT

  • Each correct answer in MCQ or Non-MCQ will be awarded +3 marks
  • Each wrong answer in MCQ will attract negative marking of -1 mark
  • No penalty of negative marking is applied for Non-MCQs 

15. FAQs on CAT Mocks

Q. What are the CAT Exam Mock Test Dates 2023
Ans.
IIMs release CAT Mock in Mid-October before the CAT exam date

 

Q. Where I can find answers to official CAT Mock?
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IIMs release the Mock without answers. The answers are prepared and released by experts

 

Q. How can I attempt the official Mock for CAT 2023?
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You can attempt CAT official Mock at iimcat.ac.in. The step by step process to take IIM CAT Mock is shared above.

 

Q. Which ID & password I need to solve the Mock?
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You do not need any ID password to take CAT official Mock and can simply solve it at the official CAT website.

 

Q. What is the last date to solve the official Mock test for CAT exam?
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The CAT Mock test 2023 will continue to be available for the CAT aspirants till the CAT exam is over.

 

Q. How much can I rely on CAT official Mock to know CAT pattern?
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The CAT Mock is the most authentic guide with sample questions right from the CAT exam convening IIMs and testing partner TCS. CAT aspirants can very well familiarize themselves by practicing the sample questions as many times as they like. 

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