CAT Answer Key 2022 - Download Response Sheet Here

CAT Answer Key 2022 - Download Response Sheet Here

CAT Answer Key/response sheets 2022- IIM, Bangalore has issued the CAT 2022 notification three days ago on the official website of CAT 2022. According to the notification released, CAT 2022 exam will be conducted on November 27. Candidates who want to appear for this IIM MBA entrance exam can apply now at the official website of CAT 2022. The last date apply for CAT exam 2022 is September 14. The IIM will release CAT 2022 response sheets along with provisional answer key after the exam. Candidates will be provided a link to download their CAT response sheet as well as answer key through the official website - iimcat.ac.in.

The CAT answer key will be available in the form of a PDF which will contain all the correct answers to the questions asked in the CAT exam. Candidates can access and download their CAT response sheet using their CAT ID and password. They should verify their responses marked in the CAT exam response sheet with answer keys provided. If there is any discrepancy in the keys given, candidates can raise objections on that, providing supporting documents. The final CAT answer key with questions paper and candidate response sheet will be made available at the website of IIM CAT after the CAT result 2022. CAT answer key mentions the correct answers to the CAT exam questions. Check the procedure of downloading the CAT answer key 2022 (slot 1, 2, and 3) here with other relevant details.

CAT Answer Key Dates 2022

The provisional CAT answer key along with CAT response sheet 2022 may be released in the second week of December 2022. CAT answer key 2022 date will be notified later on the official website. They can also check the table below to keep track of CAT answer key and the CAT response sheet release dates.

CAT 2022 Answer Key Dates

CAT EventsCAT Dates

CAT exam 2022

November 27, 2022, Sunday

CAT response sheet release date

Second week of December 2022 (Tentative)

CAT 2022 answer key release date

Second week of December 2022 (Tentative)

Dates to challenge CAT answer key 2022

Second week of December 2022 (Tentative)

CAT result date 2022

Second week of January 2023 (Tentative)

CAT 2022 final answer key release date

Third week of January 2023 (Tentative)

CAT Answer Key Release date: Past Year Trends

Year

CAT exam date

CAT exam answer key release date

2021November 27December 8, 2021

2020

November 29

December 8, 2020

2019

November 24

November 29, 2019

2018

November 25

December 7, 2018

How to download CAT answer key 2022?

The following steps should be followed to download the preliminary CAT 2022 answer key for all the slots along with the question paper.

  • Step 1 - Visit the official website of CAT 2022 - iimcat.ac.in.
  • Step 2 - Click on the “Candidate Login” tab.
  • Step 3 - Now enter CAT registration ID and password and then click on the “Submit” tab.
  • Step 4 - Now click on the “Download PDF” tab to download CAT answer key PDF.
  • Step 5 - Use the “Candidate Response” tab to download the response sheet.

Note - The correct responses are marked in green and incorrect answers are marked red along with the cross symbol in the CAT 2022 answer key.

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Details mentioned in CAT answer key 2022

Candidates will find the following details mentioned on the CAT 2022 answer key.

  • CAT exam registration number 2022

  • Candidate’s name

  • Date of exam

  • Test timing

  • Exam centre details

  • Questions

  • Type of questions

  • Status

  • Right option/ answer

How to calculate score using CAT answer key?

One of the benefits of having the CAT 2022 answer key would be that one can calculate their probable CAT score before the declaration of the CAT result. To calculate this probable score, the CAT marking scheme is given herewith.

CAT Marking Scheme 2022

Marking scheme

Non-MCQs

MCQs

Correct answer

3 marks will be awarded

3 marks will be awarded

Incorrect answer

No negative marking

1 mark will be deducted

Unattempted questions

No marks will be given

No marks will be given

Once the CAT score is known, candidates can check their admission chances in the top MBA colleges in India. The calculation also can be made easy with the help of a CAT percentile predictor. Check the list of MBA colleges in India before deciding to apply.

Previous year's official CAT answer key (Provisional)

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CAT 2021 slot 1 official answer keyCAT shift 1 answer key
CAT official answer key 2021 for slot 2CAT slot 2 answer key
CAT 2021 slot 3 answer keyDownload CAT 2021 shift 3 answer key

Previous year CAT answer key- Unofficial

Earlier, the slot-wise CAT unofficial answer key was released online. The download link is available on this page. The memory-based CAT answer key has already been released by leading coaching experts.

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CAT 2020 Answer Key (Official)

CAT exam slot

2020

Slot 1

Download Here

Slot 2

Download here

Slot 3

Download here

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Great Lakes Chennai

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ICFAI Dehradun

IMT Ghaziabad

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SRM University Chennai

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Chandigarh University

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Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida

IPE Hyderabad

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Steps to raise objection against CAT answer key

Candidates can follow the provided steps that are listed below while raising the objection against CAT 2022 answer key.

  • Visit the official website of CAT 2022

  • Click on the “Candidate Login” tab

  • Enter the login credentials

  • Form the candidates personal details page, click on the “Objection Form” tab

  • Choose Question number, section, and type of objection. Select one of the following three

    1. None of the options is a correct answer

    2. More than one option is a correct answer

    3. The answer key is incorrect

  • Enter any remarks if needed (remarks up to 500 words are allowed).

  • Pay Rs 1200 per question. Bank service charges and GST are extra

  • Submit the form

** There is no restriction on the number of objections that can be raised by candidates

Previous years' CAT answer key

While solving CAT's previous year question papers, candidates can check their answers by matching answers from the below-provided answer keys.

CAT Answer Key - 2019, 2018 and 2017

CAT Year and Slot

Download link

CAT 2019 slot 1 answer key

Click Here

CAT answer key 2019 slot 2

Click Here

CAT answer key 2018

Get Here

CAT 2017- Shift 1

Click here

CAT Result 2022

Candidates can check their CAT 2022 results on the official CAT website in the second week of January 2023 probably. They must enter their login details to avail their CAT 2022 results. The CAT percentile score will be the basis for MBA admissions 2023.

CAT Cutoff 2022

Post CAT results 2022, the CAT cutoff will be released by all IIMs and leading B-schools on their official websites. Candidates meeting the cutoff of CAT will be further called for the selection rounds comprising Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT).

Previous year CAT cutoff

IIM Name

General

OBC-NC, Transgender

SC

ST

PwD

PwD (ST)

IIM Ahmedabad

80

75

70

60

70

80

IIM Bangalore

85

75

75

70

65

60

IIM Calcutta

≥85

≥75

≥75

≥70

≥65

≥65

IIM Lucknow

90

82

70

65

65

82

IIM Indore

90

80

60

50

50


IIM Kozhikode

85

75

65

55

55


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