All the aspirants who are interested in appearing for MICAT 2018 can apply for the same. The registration process of MICAT 2018 has begun from the 26th September of 2017. The Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad – Admission Test (MICAT) is a University level entrance examination which will be commenced by MICA (Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad). Applicants who all are getting qualified in MICAT 2018 will be getting admission into the course for PGDM – C (Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Communication).
Aspirants must have qualified in any of the following in order to appear in for MICAT 2018. The qualifying examination for MICAT 2018 will be following CAT/ XAT/ and GMAT. The MICAT examination process will be commenced as twice, the same will be MICAT 1 and MICAT 2. All the details regarding MICAT 20918 such as registration, important dates, examination process, and admission process. Candidates are advised to take a look at the following information to know better on MICAT 2018. As per the official authority’s latest information, the registration process of MICAT 2018 has started. The last date for submitting the application form will be 30th November of 2017.
MICAT 2018 – Important Dates
All the important dates regarding MICAT 2018 has given below. Aspirants who all are going to appear in for MICAT 2018 must be confused about MICAT 2018 dates. The following table shows the most important dates regarding MICAT 2018 process. Candidates who all are going to appear in MICAT 2018 will be able to take a look at the following table to know better about MICAT 2018 process.
|MICAT 2018 Events||Important Dates (Exam Dates)|
|MICAT (1) Registration Will Begin.||26th September of 2017.|
|MICAT (1) Registration Will End.||30th November of 2017.|
|MICAT (1) Call Letters/Admit Card Availability.||11th December of 2017.|
|MICAT (1) Examination Date.||17th December of 2017.|
|MICAT (1) Result Declaration.||3rd January of 2018.|
|MICAT (2) Registration Will Begin.||3rd January of 2018.|
|MICAT (2) Registration Will End.||5th February of 2018.|
|MICAT (2) Call Letters/Admit Card Availability.||9th February of 2018.|
|MICAT (2) Examination Date.||17th February of 2018.|
|MICAT (2) Result Declaration.||26th February of 2018.|
|GE-PI Shortlist (Common).||1st March of 2018.|
|GE-PI Shortlist (MICA, Ahmedabad).||Will be Notified Later*.|
|GE-PI Shortlist (Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai)||Will be Notified Later*.|
|MICAT 2018 Final Result Declaration.||31st March of 2018.|
(NB: The * marked details given in this table are not official. The official authority of MICA 2018 has not yet announced any dates for these dates. Once the official authority announces the official dates for the same, we will upload the same here).
MICAT 2018 – Registration Process
The registration process for MICAT 2018 will be as follows. The process of MICAT 2018 will be commenced in online mode only. All the applicants will not be able to send their application in any other mode. The process for MICAT 1 has begun from the 26th September of 2017. According to the official information, the MICAT 2 will begin from the 3rd January of 2018. All the aspirants are advised to fill the application form before the last date.
The last dates for MICAT 1 & MICAT 2 will be different, the last date for MICAT 1 will be 30th November of 2017 and the same for MICAT 2 will be 5th February of 2018. The authorities will officially accept each application after the successful submission of application fee only.
MICAT 2018 Registration Process – Application Fee
The application for every candidate will be same and that will be rupees 1965/-. All the aspirants will be able to submit the fee through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ DD (Demand Draft)/ Cash Payment at Counter or Office of MICA. All the aspirants who are paying the fee through DD must notice that the same must be drawn in the favour of MICA and must be payable at Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Candidates must remember that the application fee is not refundable.
MICAT 2018 – Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria of MICAT 2018 will be as follows. All the applicants who are going to apply in for MICAT 2018 must notice that they should qualify the eligibility criteria in order to appear in for MICAT 2018. Aspirants who do not satisfy the eligibility criteria norms will not be allowed to apply in for MICAT 2018. The applicants who all are going to apply in for MICAT 2018 must qualify the qualifying examination for the same.
The qualifying examination will be any bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3 pattern or any equivalent examination which must be recognized by AIU. Aspirants who all are appearing in for the final year of the qualifying examination also will be eligible to apply. From 2015 onwards, the MICAT authority has said that candidates must obtain the valid score of any of the following examinations such as CAT 2017/ XAT 2018/ or GMAT.
MICAT 2018 – Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of MICAT 2018 will be as follows. All the aspirants who are going to appear in MICAT 2018 are advised to take a look at the following exam pattern details to know more about the MICAT 2018 process. The MICAT 2018 will be commenced in online mode as a CBT (Computer Based Test). The details other than this such as the type of questions, sections included, number of questions, duration of the examination, and marching scheme is included in this exam pattern. Take a look at the following table to know better on MICAT 2018 exam pattern.
|Mode of Examination||The examination will be in Online Mode as a CBT (Computer Based Test).|
|Type of Questions||There will be objective and subjective questions will be asked in the examination.|
|Sections Included||There will be 6 sections included in the examination and those will be as follows.
1. Psychometric (P).
2. Verbal Ability (VA).
3. Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (QADI).
4. General Awareness (GA).
5. Divergent and Convergent Thinking (DCT).
6. Descriptive Test (DT).
|Number of Questions||Each part of the examination have a various number of questions from various sections the detailed information on this has given below. In Part 1 of the examination there will be a total of 4 questions and in Part 2 there will be a total of 94 questions. Details have given below.|
|Part 1||Part 2|
|Duration of the Examination||The total duration of the examination will be 2 Hours and 45 Minutes which will be divided into two for, two parts of the examination. The time allotted for these two parts are provided below along with the full-time.|
|Part 1||Part 2||Total|
|35 Minutes.||130 Minutes (2 Hours and 10 Minutes).||35 Minutes + 130 Minutes (2 Hours and 10 Minutes) = 165 Minutes (2 Hours and 45 Minutes).|
|Negative Marking||The negative marking system is also different for the two parts of the examination which will be as follows. Take a look below to know detailed.|
|Part 1||Part 2|
|There will be no negative marking in Part 1 of MICAT 2018.||There will be negative marking in section 2 and section 3 of part2 and the same will be 25%.|
The sections included in each part with the questions included in each section along with the number of questions asked in each part has provided below. Take a look at the following table to know better on these details.
|Parts||Sections Included and Topics of Questions||Number of Questions|
|Part 1.||Descriptive Type (DT). The questions will be asked from Written Arguments and Essay & Story.||There will be a total of 4 questions asked in Part 1 of MICAT 2018.|
|Part 2.||Psychometric (P)/ General Awareness (GA)/ Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (QADI)/ Divergent and Convergent Thinking (DCT). The questions will be asked from the psychometric test, reasoning, verbal ability, and general knowledge.||There will be a total of 94 questions asked in Part 2 of MICAT 2018.|
MICAT 2018 – Examination Centres
The following detail shows the examination centres for MICAT 2018. All the applicants who are going to appear in MICAT 2018 will be eager to know about MICAT 2018. Aspirants are advised to take a look at the following points to know better on the examination centres allotted for MICAT 2018.
MICAT 2018 – Admit Card
The official authority of MICAT will be announcing the Admit Card of MICAT 2018 for the examination. All the applicants who have successfully applied in and going to appear in MICAT 2018 will be getting the Admit Card of the same send by the authority to the email of the respected applicant. Aspirants will be able to download the admit card from the official website of MICA. All the applicants must notice that it is important to bring the MICAT 2018 Admit Card on the examination day.
Aspirants who do not carry the official Admit Card of MICAT 2018 will be prohibited from taking the examination. All the aspirants are advised to carry the Admit Card of MICAT 2018 mandatorily along with the valid photo ID on the examination hall. It is expected that the official MICAT 2018 admit card will be available from the 11th December of 2017.
MICAT 2018 – Result
The official result of MICAT 2018 will be announced on the official website of MICA by MICA. According to the officials, the official result of MICAT 2018 will be announced on 3rd January of 2018. Applicants who all are getting qualified in MICAT 2018 will be called up for the further stages of selection, which will be GE/ PI. The final result of MICAT 2018 will be declared by the official authority on 31st March of 2018.
MICAT 2018 – Admission
The admission process of MICAT will be based on the scores obtained by candidates in GE/ PI round of MICAT 2018. 50% weightage will be provided on MICAT 2018 and 18% weightage will be given to GE, the same will be 30% in order to PI and there will be a 2% weightage will be remaining that will go for CAT/ XAT/ GMAT scaled scores.
All the applicants who are applying in PGDM C course must notice that the better of 2 MICAT score will be considered for admission process. If the respected applicant has appeared in CAT/ XAT/ or CAT and GMAT/ or XAT & GMAT, then the better of two/ best of three examinations will be considered for the admission.
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