Giving major relief to all those candidates who couldn't register for CAT 2017, IIM Lucknow has extended the last date for the same till 25 September 2017. 'The last date of registration has been extended to September 25, 2017 (5:00 pm). Candidates are advised to register and complete their applications well before this date. There will be no further extension,' reads the official update given by IIM Lucknow, the exam conducting body this year. In order to make it easy for first time users, registration guides and videos are available online.
The Common Admission Test (CAT) to various post graduate management programmes offered by Indian Institute of Managements (IIMs) will be held on 26 November 2017.
CAT 2017 scores are used by non IIM institutes as well. Candidates should note that admit cards for the exam will be released on 18 October.
Regarding selection process the official update released by IIM says, 'Performance in CAT 2017 examination is an important component for consideration in the selection process. IIMs may also use previous academic performance of the candidates, relevant work experience and other similar inputs in short-listing of candidates at various stages of the selection process.'