There is no change in the exam pattern from the previous year. This means:
1. Paper duration: 1 hour * 3 = 3 hours. QA 34 questions, VA 34 questions and LR DI 32 questions was the question distribution in CAT 2015
2. Movement across sections: Not allowed. Each section will be a separate test.
3. On screen calculator allowed
4. Some questions will be Fill in the answer type, though majority will be having options to choose from. Last year 6 to 10 questions in each section of 32/34 questions were Fill in the answer type. Rest were having options.
*For further details visit: https://iimcat.ac.in/per/g01/pub/756/ASM/WebPortal/1/PDF/Draft_Media_Release-CAT_2016.pdf
Note: Do attend the CAT demo/tutorial which will be available on the CAT website from 18th October.
Exam registration begins: 8th August.
Happy CATting fellas!