CAT 2019 Seat Matrix: Know Seat Allotment/Reservation & More!

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Hello, Aspirants as we all know that this year IIM-Kozhikode (Indian Institute of Management) will be conducting the CAT 2019 in Computer Based Test mode at different centres. The purpose of conducting this exam is to provide admissions into various MBA Courses.

Recently IIM announced the dates for the Counselling Process. So the interested aspirants completed their Counselling Process. You can get the CAT Exam Counselling Process here. The national-level management exam will be held on November 24 in online mode, throughout the article, we will discuss the CAT 2019 seat Matrix and the complete process of seat Allotment for CAT 2019. 

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This year, nearly 4000 seats in IIMs (Indian Institute of Management) will be filled through CAT 2019 exams. CAT score is also used non-IIM institutes like FMS, SPJIM, MDI Gurgaon, etc. for selecting candidates. Read about the counselling procedure of the Common Admission Test, who will conduct CAT 2019 counselling, schedule, seat matrix, etc.

CAT 2019 Seat Matrix

Before we will know about the CAT Seat Matrix, have a look some important facts of CAT.

Important Fact of CAT Exam 2019

Conducted By IIMs Kozhikode
Mode of Application Online (Computer Based)
Name of the Examination Common Admission Test (CAT)
Examination Language English
Exam Centre 156 Cities
Exam Date 24 November
Official Website

CAT 2019 Seat Matrix

The counselling and seat allotment of CAT 2019 will be based on students merit, preference of choices and availability of seats. before we talk about CAT 2019 seat Matrix. let’s have a look at CAT 2019 seat allotment Process. Candidates have to report to the allotted centre in person, with all the required documents. Given below are the steps for CAT Counselling:

Step 1: Receival of Call Letter

  • Selected candidates will receive call letters on their registered CAT email ID.
  • The call letter contains the following information-
    1. Registration link
    2. Last date to complete the registration
    3. Date of WAT/GD and PI
    4. Venue of WAT/GD and PI
    5. Slot of WAT/GD and PI

Step 2: Report to Venue and Verify Documents

  • Report at the allocated venue on the date mentioned in the call letter.
  • Reach the helpline centre with the original and photocopies of the required documents.

Step 3: Lock Choice

  • After the verification process, visit the official website of the college.
  • Fill the form to register.
  • Select and lock your choice before submission.
  • You receive an intimation via SMS or email.
  • After confirmation of the seat, visit the allocated institution and submit the seat allotment order.

Document Required

Given below are the documents required at the time of CAT Counselling:

  • Class X mark sheet and Passing certificate
  • Class XII mark sheet and Passing certificate
  • Graduation degree certificates
  • Reservation category certificates (if applicable)
  • Interview Letters
  • CAT Rank Card

CAT 2019 Seat Reservation

Students belonging to reserved categories and planning to appear in CAT this year should know the reservation policies of IIMs for a clear understanding. The different number of seats are reserved for each category as per the rules of Government of India. A policy of up to 10 % reservation of seats for the EWS category shall be implemented by IIMs for their coming batch. IIMs adhere to the following CAT Reservation Criteria for their post-graduate management courses:

Category Reservation (%)
Scheduled Caste 15%
Scheduled Tribe 7.5%
Non-Creamy Other Backward Classes 27%
Person with Benchmark Disabilities (PwD) 5%
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) Up to 10%

Important Links

Aspirants May Also Check these Important links related to CAT 2019 Examination.

Subject Description
CAT Official Notification Click Here
Common Admission Test (CAT) Click Here
Sample Paper Click Here
Eligibility Criteria Click Here
Syllabus Click Here
Books Click Here
Admit Card Click Here
Cutoff Click Here
Exam Pattern Click Here
Exam Centre Click Here
Test Series Click Here
Seat Matrix Click Here
Counselling Click Here
Previous Years Paper Click Here

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