JNU to accept CAT score for admission in its MBA program from next year
JNU joins the Common Admission Test 2018 (CAT 2018) conducted by IIMs for admission in School and Management and Entrepreneurship in JNU starting from July 2019 session, tweeted VC Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar.
The Jawaharlal Nehru University will accept the CAT scores for admission in the School and Management and Entrepreneurship programme. The Common Admission Test 2018 (CAT 2018) is conducted by the IIMs to fill seats in their PGP programmes. The entrance exam’s scores are accepted by many B-schools. This will be the flagship year for the MBA programme at JNU. The VC has tweeted that the session will start from July next year.
The official notification for the CAT has been released, and this year IIM Calcutta will conduct the examination on Sunday, November 25 in 147 cities across the country in two sessions. The online registration to apply for the CAT will begin on August 8 and will continue till September 19, 2018. The admit card will be released on October 24, and students can download it through the official website, iimcat.ac.in.
IIM CAT 2018: Exam pattern
The examination will be of 180 minutes and candidates will be allotted sixty minutes for answering questions in each section and they will be restricted to switch from one section to another. The questions will be in three sections, A. Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, B. Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning, C. Quantitative Ability.
Those who clear the exam will be eligible for admission to management courses, including PGP, PGDM, PGPEM, EPGP, PGPBM, PGPEX, at various IIMs across the country.