CAT (Common Admission Test) is a national level entrance examination, conducted for admission to management programmes in Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and top B-Schools across the country.
The exam tests candidate's quantitative ability, data interpretation skills, verbal ability and logical reasoning and serves as the eligibility criteria for being admitted into the business administration courses in various IIMs spread across the country.
Here is the list of CAT syllabus based on which candidate can start exam preparation:
- CAT English/Verbal Ability: Reading comprehension, verbal reasoning, syllogisms, analogies, antonyms and synonyms, fill in the blanks, sentence correction, idioms, etc
- CAT Maths/Quantitative Ability: Number systems, geometry, trigonometry, probability, permutation combination, algebra, mensuration, time and work, averages, percentages, profit and loss, quadratic and linear equations, etc
- CAT Data Interpretation: Interpretation and analysis of data based on text, tables, graphs (line, area), charts (column, bar, pie) etc
- CAT Logical Reasoning: Clocks, calendars, binary logic, seating arrangement, blood relations, logical sequence, assumption, premise, conclusion, linear and matrix arrangement, etc