CAT Exam 2022: Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bengaluru will conduct the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2022 on 27 November. The exam pattern for CAT 2022 will remain the same as last year. The question paper is divided into three sections. There will be 66 questions in the question paper. Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC), Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR), and Quantitative Ability (QA). Candidates will be given 40 minutes to solve each section of the exam paper.
Candidates will be given a total duration of 120 minutes (2 hours) in CAT 2022 exam to attempt all the questions. PWD candidates will be allotted an additional 13 minutes and 20 seconds for each section. The timer on the screen will display the remaining time for the section being answered. Candidate should read the questions displayed on the computer console carefully and select the answer for the MCQ by clicking on the correct option.
CAT Exam 2022: Marking Scheme Explained
Candidates will be awarded three marks (+3) for each correct answer.
One mark (-1) will be deducted for each wrong answer for all MCQs.
There is no negative marking for non-MCQ type question.
No marks will be awarded for the questions not attempted.
After completion of 40 minutes of a particular section, it will be locked and submitted. Then the candidate will be taken to the next section. Candidates will not be allowed to leave the test laboratory before the test is over. Once the exam is over, candidates need to drop their CAT admit card, pen and scribble pad in the box provided at the entrance of the exam hall.