CAT Exam 2018 Results – Scorecard Download Procedure and Announcement

Published on : 31st July 2018    Author : Nandita Gupta
CAT Exam

Candidates must be aware that the CAT 2018 is going to be held on 25th November 2018 conducted by IIM Calcutta. The notification for the exam schedule and procedures has been released on 29th July 2018. The aspirants will be able to download the CAT 2018 scorecard after the completion of the examination at the official website of CAT at –

The results as per the previous trends are likely to be released in the 2nd week of January 2019. The aspirants will be getting the update for the same on their registered mobile number through an SMS. The below article will give detailed guidelines about the CAT 2018 scorecard, download procedures and other relevant information related to the examination.

CAT 2018 Exam Result Schedule



CAT 2018 exam

25th November 2018 (Sunday)

CAT 2018 Answer key

1st week of December 2018

CAT 2018 results

2nd week of January 2019

IIM shortlist

4th week of January 2019

Selection Procedure

February to March 2019

Final Selection

April 2019

CAT 2018 Exam Scorecard Download Procedure

The aspirants who will successfully give their Common Admission Test 2018 can download the Scorecard with the help of the following methods:

  • First, visit the official website of CAT –
  • A link of the results will be available, click and open it.
  • Need to enter the username and password generated at the time of registration.
  • You will have an access to the scorecard of CAT 2018 exam.
  • Download and take a printout of it for future reference as no hard copy of the scorecard will be sent separately.

CAT 2018 Exam Scorecard – Details to Check

Here is the list of information that candidates will find written on their scorecard of CAT 2018 Exam.

•    Registration number and user ID

•    Name of the candidate, gender and age

•    DOB – Date of Birth

•    Date and time of the examination

•    Contact details and email id of the candidate

•    The scaled score of Section- I (Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension), II (Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning) and III (Quantitative Aptitude)

•    Percentile of Section I, II and III

•    Overall scaled score and the percentile

•    List of activities post CAT 2018 examination.

CAT 2018 Exam Result Computation

The Cat 2018 result will be calculated as per the marking scheme allotted by the officials of CAT examination. The aspirant will get +3 marks for every right selection and will get -1 for every wrong or multiple selections. However, there is no negative mark for Subjective type questions.

Cat 2018 Exam Results-Overview

The CAT 2018 scorecard is eligible only until 1year i.e. till 31st December 2019.

• Any query post the CAT selection process is to be sorted by the respective IIM campus and CAT centre will not have any say in the matter.

• The overall scaled scores in the scorecard are the total sum of the three sections of the exam put together.

• In any case, if aspirant furnishes wrong information, his/her application and further process will be cancelled.

• The IIM and Non –IIM schools follow their own selection process, whereas, CAT scores are just to shortlist the candidates out of the pool.

• The CAT 2018 scorecard will be available only when candidates successfully take part in CAT 2018 exam. The scorecards should be downloaded as soon as it is released because no separate copy will be issued to the aspirants by the officials.