CAT 2018 Admit Card – Released

05 Jan, 2019

CAT 2018 Admit Card – The admit card for Common Admission Test (CAT) 2018 has been made available from 24th October 2018 by the examination conducting authority i.e. IIM Calcutta for the candidates willing to pursue postgraduate management program such as MBA, PGDM etc. from any of the 20 IIMs or other participating institutes. However, candidates to download the admit card have to visit the website of CAT as it will not be sent to any candidate via post. Further, applicants have to enter the login credentials and also do not forget to take the hard copy for the further reference. Also, it is important for the candidates to check all the details mentioned on the admit card as if there seems any discrepancy, consult the examination conducting authority and get it rectified as soon as possible that is before the commencement of the exam. Furthermore, candidates along with the admit card have to carry any other document as an identity proof. Therefore, candidates longing to appear in the exam must go through the article to fetch in-depth information and candidates are recommended to download the same as per their first concern in order to avoid last minute rush.

CAT 2018 Admit Card Released Now

The CAT Admit card 2018 will be issued from October 24, 2018 which can be downloaded from the official website of IIMs as mentioned above. The admit card will be made available till November 25. In case a candidate has forgotten the login credentials then all you need to do is click on “forgot password” from where you can retrieve your login credentials. CAT (common admission test) is a computer-based online test conducted to offer admission to those candidates willing to pursue management programs from one of the top – B schools.

    newiconCAT 2018 Result (Score Card) has been declared on 5th January 2019 through login. Click here to check result.

    Steps to Download the CAT Admit Card 2018

    The aspirants have to follow the following in order to download the CAT Admit card 2018

    1. Log in to the official website of IIMs
    2. A new page will be shown then it will ask you enter the login ID and password.
    3. Enter the login credentials and admit card will appear on the screen.
    4. Download the CAT 2018 Admit card in PDF format.
    5. Take out at least two printouts of the CAT 2018 Admit card.

    CAT 2018 Hall Ticket

    CAT Hall ticket 2018 can be downloaded from the official website of IIM’s. Candidates can download the hall ticket by entering the login credentials which were sent to the registered mobile number at the time of registration. The admit card will possess candidate’s information and exam related data. It is mandatory for the students to bring a valid hard copy of CAT 2018 Hall ticket on the examination day. No, admit card will be sent through post or any other means.

    Candidates are advised to keep admit card safely for future reference.

    Discrepancies in CAT 2018 Admit Card

    • Misspelt of Candidate’s Name
    • Allotment of candidates in different test city
    • Photograph of the candidates is not clear
    • If PWD or DA status is incorrect
    • Despite successful registration when candidate is having problem 

    Requirements of other Necessary Documents on the Examination Day

    Candidates must be aware of the necessary documents required on the day of examination. Following is the list of such documents

    1. CAT 2018 Admit card.
    2. Anyone of the Photo identity proof- Pan Card, Voter ID, Passport.
    3. If required Valid College ID card, Employee card, University ID card etc.

    Important Tips for the Candidates on the Day of Examination

    In order to attain the CAT 2018 Admit card aspirants must submit registration form successfully. Without ID proof and a valid hard copy of CAT Admit card 2018, a candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall. Electronic gadgets and other unfair means are strictly forbidden inside the examination hall. If any candidate carries any of the electronic gadgets or chits etc then his/ her examination will be canceled immediately. CAT 2018 Admit card will carry all the relevant information like candidate’s name, date of birth, time and date of the examination, examination venue. Candidates must read and check all the information carefully and make sure each and every information is correct. If not, then the candidate must reach conducting body and try to rectify the problems as soon as possible.

    CAT 2018 Exam Centres

    Candidates after downloading the admit card can check the detail of the exam centre. However, candidates are allotted to the one which they select while filling the application the application form as their first, second or third reference. Thus, now let’s have a look at the list of exam centres prescribed by the examination conducting authority which is given in the table below:

    Exam State

    Exam Cities

    Andaman and Nicobar Islands

    Port Blair

    Andhra Pradesh

    Kurnool, Chittoor, Nellore, Tirupati, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada,

    Arunachal Pradesh



    Dibrugarh, Guwahati


    Aurangabad, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea




    Raipur, Bhillai


    New Delhi


    Madgaon, Verna


    Anand, Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara


    Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Panipath, Palwal,Rohtak, Sonipath

    Himachal Pradesh

    Shimla, Waknaghat

    Jammu and Kashmir

    Jammu, Samba


    Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi


    Bengaluru,Belgaum, Bidar, Chikballapur, Davanagere, Hasan, Kolar, Mandya, Mysore,Mangalore, Ramnagara, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Dharwad, Gulbarga


    Kozhikode,Kochi, Kasaragod, Kollam, Malappuram, Thrissur, Trivandrum, Ernakulam

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar


    Amravati, Ahmednagar, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Nanded, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Ratnagiri, Solapur, Satara, Thane, Ulhasnagar




    Bhubaneswar, Balasore, Berhampur, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Dhenkanal




    Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Ropar, Sangrur, Bhatinda


    Ajmer, Alwar, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur

    Tamil Nadu

    Coimbatore, Chennai, Madurai, Namakkal, Tiruchirappalli, Thanjavur, Tirunelvelli,


    Hyderabad, Karim Nagar, Khammam

    Uttar Pradesh

    Allahabad, Agra, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Varanasi, Meerut, Mathura, Noida,


    Dehradun, Roorkee

    West Bengal

    Asansol, Burdwan, Durgapur, Howrah, Hooghly, Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri, Bankura

    Important do’s for the Exam Day

    1. Candidates are requested to paste the same photograph on the admit card which was scanned and uploaded at the time of registration.
    2. Candidates are advised to reach the examination venue 1 hour before the commencement of examination.
    3. Candidates are requested to bring their own stationery.
    4. One original ID proof and CAT 2018 Admit card to take CAT 2018 examination.

    Don’ts for the Exam Day

    1. There will not be any break in between the 3-hour examination.
    2. Shoes are not allowed inside the testing room.
    3. Pencil, sharpener, watch and other electronic devices are not allowed inside the examination.
    4. Candidates are advised not to change the allotted seats.
    5. Jewelry and other accessories are not allowed inside the examination hall.

    Note: It is mandatory for the candidates to carry CAT 2018 Admit Card during the exam day.

    This is all about the CAT 2018 Admit card. If you have any query or question regarding Admit card then write down in the comment section below


    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here