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    Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

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    RECORD
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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?


    No dear you cannot appear for the CAT exam after 12th.

    This exam is for graduate degree holders and not for intermediate qualified candidates.

    Through this exam you can get admission in MBA colleges in India.

    so i will suggest you to first complete graduation and then apply for this exam.

    Good luck




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    prashant39
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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    dear student,
    MBA is a post graduate degree and for that you have to be a graduate.

    This exam is for graduate degree holders and not for intermediate qualified candidates.

    Through this exam you can get admission in MBA colleges in India.so dear i will

    suggest you to first complete your graduation and then you can go for

    CAT .so best of luck .


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    kitkat
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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    hai,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
    dear you can't go directly into MBA after your 12th you have to complete your UNDERGRADUATE COURSE than you have give entranc eexams like
    • CAT,
    • MAT,
    • XAT,
    • GMAT,
    • OTHER EXAMS.
    if you want to get admission in top colleges like ,
    IIM than you have to crack CAT entrance exam.MAT is also one of the most important exam ,
    CAT (COMMON ADMISSION TEST)
    this entrance exam is for IIM'S mainly and most of the colleges calculate CAT score for the MBA admission and more than 30+ institutes prefer CAT scores for selection, so dear you have to work hard in this entrance exam.
    the test consists of
    • quantitative aptitude
    • reading comprehension,
    • verbal ability,
    • data interpretation,
    • reasoning,
    • data sufficiency,
    if you cracked the CAT than you have to face the group discussions and personnel interview which carries 50 to 60 percent.
    • there are lot of specializations in MBA LIKE
    • MBA in information technology,
    • MBA in health,
    • MBA in finance,
    • MBA in telecommunications,
    • MBA in media,
    • MBA in services,
    • MBA in marketing,
    • MBA in human resource,
    • MBA in hospitality,
    • MBA in accounting,
    • MBA in E-business,
    • MBA in E-commerce,
    • MBA in technology management,
    • MBA in risk management,
    as MBA is grabbing more attention that too if you learn the MBA in renowned management institution,
    top MBA colleges are
    • Indian institute of management Ahmadabad,
    • Indian institute of management Calcutta,
    • Indian institute of management kozhikode,
    • Indian institute of management banglore,
    • Indian institute of management Indore,
    • Indian institute of management Lucknow,
    • XLRI management institute of jamshedpur,
    • FMS -faculty of management studies,
    • amity business school noida,
    • IBA banglore,
    all the best

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    No , it is not possible after completing 12th examination .

    First , you have to know the what purpose CAT Examination is conducting every year ??

    CAT Stands for Common Aptitude Test and this examination is conducted by Indian Institute of Management Once in a year .

    Eligibility Criteria ::

    -->> You must have a completed graduate degree (10+2+3 OR 10+2+4) in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent qualification .

    -->> You must score at least 50% marks in aggregate of all paper put together and 40% marks for reserved categories .

    -->> No age limits and No limitation of attempts , you can attempts any no.of times .

    -->> Final year of graduate degree may also eligible .

    -->> Conducting for admission into MBA course in IIM Institutions .

    -->> Conducted Once in a year .

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    dear student,

    i would like to inform you that MBA is a post graduate degree and to have post graduate degree you have to have graduation in your hands

    after 12th you have to first complete your graduation from any colleges across india then you can go for CAT through which you would

    be able to get into one the finest colleges across globe for managment i.e IIMs so i ll suggest you to concentrate in you graduation and then

    go for CAT .all the very best wishes for your future.

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    No you cannot appear for CAT after 12.

    For CAT,the eligibility criteria is:

    You must have a completed graduate degree (10+2+3 OR 10+2+4) in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent qualification .

    Final year of graduate degree may also eligible .

    So,you have to complete your graduation first.

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    No , After 12th standard you are not applicable for CAT exam because the minimum qualification for CAT exam required Graduate .

    Those candidate have completed graduation with above 50% marks are applicable for CAT exam.Your degree must be recognized.Marks relaxation is provide for SC/ST candidate.There is no age criteria.

    Final year student are also applicable for CAT exam.

    There is no limitation for CAT exams attempts so you can try it maximum times.

    Pattern for CAT Exam:-
    1. English Comprehension
    2. Data Analysis and Data Sufficiency
    3. Logical & Critical Reasoning
    4. Quantitative Aptitude
    5. General awareness
    Best Books for CAT exam:-

    CAT Topic-wise 17 Year Solved Papers
    by
    Disha Experts
    Publisher: Disha Publication (2012)

    Verbal Ability For CAT
    by
    MBAGuru
    Publisher: cengage Learning (2011)

    Verbal Ability For The CAT
    by
    Sujit Kumar
    Publisher: Pearson (2011)

    For more details about CAT exam you can visit to http://www.catiim.in/
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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    can i give gmat exam after 12th

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    Well CAT stands for Common Apptitude Test.
    Eligible Criteria for CAT exam

    + Educational Qualification : Any bachelor degree.
    Since you have not completed any bachelor degree you cant write this exam

    + Marks Required : 50% marks in the final exam

    Even the final year student can write CAT exam.
    This exam is conducted to check the following

    * English comprehension
    * Logical Reasoning
    * Data Analysis
    * Quantum Apptitude etc
    If you score good marks in this exam you can study MBA (Master of Bussiness Administration) in top institution like IIM (Indian Institute of Management)

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    DEAR FRIEND

    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    I am sorry to say that you are not eligible after passing the 12th class.

    Eligibility for C.A.T exam:-
    > Pass graduation with 50% marks with any stream from recognized university.
    For ST/SC candidate minimum 45%.
    > No age limit
    > No restriction in number of attempts

    For admissions in top college you have to qualify the exam like:-
    > C.A.T
    > M.A.T
    > X.A.T
    > G.M.A.T
    etc

    TOP M.B.A COLLEGE IN INDIA:-

    Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

    Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM C)

    Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM B)

    Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM L)

    XLRI - Xavier Labour Research Institute, Jamshedpur

    ISB - Indian School of Business, Hyderabad

    FMS - Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi

    Indian Institute of Management, Indore (IIM I)

    Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIM K - Calicut)



    ALL THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Re: Can I directly appear in CAT exams after 12th?

    Hello Friend ,

    No you cannot apply for CAT exam after 10+2 as the basic qualification are :

    > > Graduation in any discipline with 50% from recognized university .

    > > Age must be above 21+ years , and there is no upper age limit

    > > Final year student can also apply for this exam .

    so you have to study for more three years to be eligible for CAT exam and for the pursuance of MBA course .

    GOOD LUCK !!

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    1. Hello friend
    2. CAT stands for Common Admission Test
    3. CAT exam is conducted for admitting the candidates into MBA courses
    4. Candidates must pass Bachelor's degree from a recognised university
    5. The minimum percentage of marks required in degree is 50%
    6. There is no restriction regarding age and no. of attempts

    7. all the best
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