CAT 2018 Admit Card – Direct Link Inside

CAT 2018 is scheduled to be held on 25th of November 2018 and CAT 2018 Admit Card will be available for download from 24th of October 2018. Candidates can download their CAT admit card from the official IIM Calcutta Website.

CAT 2018 Admit Card – Click to Download

Note: CAT Admit Card will be available for download from 24th Oct 2018 only.

CAT 2018: Exam Pattern


No. of Non- MCQ Questions

No. of MCQ Questions

Total Questions in each Section

Total Time Allotted

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension    (VARC) 10 24 34 60
Quantitative Ability (QA) 7 27 34 60
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) 8 24 32 60
Total 25 75 100


The exam has the following features:

  • Sectional time limits (each section 60 minutes )
  • Total exam duration: 180 minutes
  • Question types: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) & Type in The Answer Type (TITA)
  • Penalty: MCQ – 33%, TITA – 0%, Un-attempted – 0%
  • No provision of switching between sections
  • Online calculator will be available 

CAT 2018 Syllabus

Quantitative Aptitude

Number Systems, HCF/LCM, Averages, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Simple/Compound Interest, Equations, Inequalities, Complex numbers, Functions, Probability, Permutation & Combination, Mensuration, Geometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Trigonometry, Mixtures, Set Theory, Speed & Distance, Work & Time, Progressions, Surds & Indices, Logarithms, Ratio & Proportion

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Data Interpretation

Data Tables, Pie Charts, Line Graphs, Other Chart Types, Data Sufficiency, Bar Graphs  

Verbal Ability

Reading Comprehension, Para-jumbles, fill in the Blanks, Vocabulary Based, English Grammar, Sentence Correction, Analogies, Meaning-Usage Match, Verbal / Critical Reasoning, Facts / Inference /Judgement

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Logical Reasoning

Cubes & Dice, Blood Relations, Number & Letter Series, Seating Arrangement, Venn Diagrams, Clocks & Calendars, Analytical Reasoning, Syllogism 

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All the Best!

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