CAT 2022 Registration (Over): Correction window (23-26 Sept), Steps to Apply Online

CAT 2022 Registration (Over): Correction window (23-26 Sept), Steps to Apply Online

ByAditi Joshi  |  Updated on: Sep 24, 2022
CAT Registration 2022 is now closed officially. CAT Application Form 2022 correction windoen is now open. Check all the details regarding the CAT 2022 Registration process, fees, and last date to apply.
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CAT Application Form 2022 is now officially closed by the authority. As per the latest update, CAT Registration Last Date 2022 was extended up to 21 September 2022; previously, it was 14 September 2022. The official notification highlights that CAT Form 2022 correction window is now open for editing the photograph, signature, and test city. CAT 2022 Registration was released on 31 July 2022, and the process was started on 3 August 2022 by IIMCAT.

The candidates must know that the entire process of filling out and submitting the CAT Application Form is online. It is also important to complete the registration before the deadline. The officials had made a few changes in CAT Registration fees, and it has been raised to 2300/- for gen category candidates (1150/- for reserve category candidates). Read the below section carefully to know more about how to fill CAT Form, registration dates, fees, and related things.

Latest News on CAT Application Form 2022

CAT Registration 2022 window is now closed on the official website of IIM CAT. You must complete and submit the application form on or before CAT 2022 Application Form Last Date, which has been extended to 21 September 2022. Previously, it was 14 September 2022. The candidates must check the below points to avoid missing the Completing CAT 2022 Registration deadline. The authority has declared the application form correction window, for editing test city, signature, and photograph. Go through the latest CAT Syllabus and be prepared for all the important topics and chapters.

  • 23-26 September 2022: CAT Application Form correction window
  • 21 September 2022: CAT Registration Last Date (Previously, it was 14 September 2022)
  • 3 August 2022: CAT 2022 Registration Start Date

CAT Registration 2022

The registration process of CAT is the official exam enrollment process in which the candidates have to CAT Application Form within the officially given schedules. The candidates who are considering appearing in the upcoming exam must register on the CAT official website first to complete the entire process of CAT 2022 Registration without any mistakes. The CAT Application Form 2022 window is now closed on the official website IIMCAT. 

Recent updates show that the CAT Registration Last Date was extended up to 21 September 2022. It was 14 September 2022 previously. The authority released CAT Application Form 2022 on 3 August 2022. Candidates who wish to apply for the upcoming exam on 27 November 2022 must go through all the details about CAT Registration, including fees, process, documents required, and CAT Login details.

CAT 2022 Registration Highlights

As per the official updates, CAT Exam Registration 2022 is a one-time process. The candidates must be aware of not making any errors in the form. Additionally, CAT Registration Fees is also not refundable. Note the below table to know the important highlights related to CAT Application Form 2022.

Components

Details

Released by 

IIM Bangalore

CAT 2022 Application Form last date

14 September

CAT Application Form 2022 mode

Online

CAT Registration Fees

INR 2,300 for General/OBC

INR 1,150 for SC/ST/PwD

Payment mode

Debit/credit card or net banking

Test city options

6

Documents are required for CAT Registration

Recent passport size photo

Scanned signature

Caste/PwD/Scribe certificate

CAT Application Form 2022 Date

CAT Registration 2022 is now closed on the official website. The exam authority released CAT Application Form on 3 August 2022. So, it is important to note the CAT 2022 Application Form last date in the official notification to avoid missing the deadline for final submission.

CAT Registration Events

Dates

CAT 2022 Registration notification

31 July 2022

CAT Registration 2022 start date 

3 August 2022

CAT 2022 Application Form last date

21 September 2022

Correction window for CAT Application Form 2022

23-26 September 2022

CAT Exam Date 2022

27 November 2022 

CAT 2022 Registration Last Date

As per the latest update, IIM Bangalore has officially extended the Last Date for CAT Registration 2022 up to 21 September 2022. It was previously 14 September 2022. The candidates appearing in the upcoming exam on 27 November 2022 must submit the CAT Application Form 2022 and fees on or before CAT Registration Last Date. It is suggested to note down all the important schedules along with the CAT 2022 Application Form Last Date to avoid missing the deadline.

How to Fill CAT Form 2022?

Correct submission of the CAT Application Form is a compulsory process to proceed further for the upcoming exam. Before the candidates start the CAT Registration 2022, they must know the things below.

  • Review the CAT Eligibility details to see whether you are eligible for this exam or not.
  • Be very specific to the CAT Registration Last Date, which was extended up to 21 September 2022.
  • The candidates must be sure about their email ID and mobile number, as all official messages will be sent to the registered email address and mobile number after CAT Registration Process 2022 is completed. 
  • Make sure that you have filled out all the information marked as an asterisk (*). If you don't fill these fields indicated with this sign, you won't be able to proceed. Go through CAT Notification 2022 to get official details for all the important events like registration, admit card, exam date, result, and more.

Follow the below-mentioned steps on How to Fill CAT Form 2022.

Step 1: Complete CAT Registration for User ID and Password 

Note the steps below to complete the first steps of the CAT Exam Registration 2022.

  • On the CAT Registration home page, enter your name and date of birth as mentioned in your 10th standard mark sheet.
  • Fill in a valid e-mail address and confirm the same.
  • Select your country (Indian students will choose ‘India’, and all other students should choose ‘Others’).
  • Enter your valid mobile number and confirm the same. The CAT Authorities will use your e-mail and mobile number for further communications.
  • After entering the mobile number, click on ‘Generate OTP’. Enter the captcha as displayed in the box, and as soon as you validate it, you will receive an OTP on the mobile number you have entered.
  • Validate the OTP received on your mobile phone. You will receive a User ID and a password for logging into CAT Application Form 2022 filling portal on your mobile number and e-mail address.

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Step 2: Fill Out CAT Application Form 2022

After completing the CAT Registration, the second step is to fill out the application form. Note the steps below to fill out CAT Application Form 2022. The candidates must check CAT Exam Analysis and the exam difficulty level.

  • Visit the official website of IIM CAT 2022. 
  • Click ‘Login’ under the registered candidate Login menu. 
  • The CAT Application Form is divided into 6 sub-sections
    • Personal Details: In this section of the CAT 2022 Application Form, you have to enter all your personal details such as name, date of birth, category, gender, father’s name, nationality, communication address, email ID, mobile phone number, etc. Do your CAT Preparation as per the expert's recommendation and complete the syllabus on time.
    • Academic Qualifications: Here, the candidates have to enter their class 10th and 12th scores, and graduation details, including mark sheet and certificates
    • Work Experience: If the candidates have relevant work experience, then they can mention it while completing CAT Registration 2022.
    • Programs: You have to select your dream IIMs along with the MBA specializations.
    • CAT test city: Select up to 6 test cities as per your convenience.
    • Payment: Pay the fees of CAT Registration by using Debit Card, Credit Card, Internet Banking, Paytm, or Mobile Wallet

Step 3: Complete Payment of CAT Registration Fees

It is the last step in CAT 2022 Registration. After filling out all the details in the CAT Application Form 2022, proceed to the fee payment window. If you fail to pay the CAT Registration Fees will automatically be rejected.

CAT Application Form 2022 Fee

Below are the details of CAT Registration Fees for the students belonging to the General and Reserved Category. As per the latest updates, the fees for CAT Application Form is increased this year. Below are the official details of CAT 2022 fees.

Candidates Category

CAT Registration Fees 2022

General and NC-OBC

INR 2,300

SC, ST, and PwD

INR 1,150

CAT Registration 2022 - Transaction Fees

Note the table below to know the transaction charges for each payment procedure for CAT Application Form 2022. The candidates must check the previous year's CAT Cut Off to get an overview of the range of marks required to be shortlisted for the final admission process.

Payment Mode

Transaction Charges for CAT Registration 2022

Credit Card (Master/ Visa)

1.20% of the transaction amount and subject to a minimum of Rs 5.

Credit Card (American Express)

2.85% of the transaction amount and subject to a minimum of Rs 5.

Debit Card (Master/ Visa)

0.75% of the transaction amount for value up to Rs 2000 and subject to a minimum of Rs 5.

0.90% of the transaction amount for value above Rs 2000.

Net Banking

20/- Per Transaction

Other Payment Method

PayU, BillDesk, and Paytm

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Who can Proceed with CAT 2022 Registration?

There are certain eligibility criteria that the candidates must check before filling out the CAT Application Form. It includes age limit, educational qualification, number of attempts, work experience, and reservation. Note the table below to get an idea of the CAT Registration eligibility.

Particulars

Criteria

Academic Qualification

The candidates should have scored 50% marks in their graduation (general category).

Candidates who are in their final year and are waiting for their results can also fill out the CAT Application Form.

Age Limit

No age limit 

Category Reservation

15% of the seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC)

7.5% for Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates.

27% of the seats are reserved for Other Backward Classes candidates belonging to the “non-creamy” layer (NC-OBC).

10% of the seats are reserved for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) candidates.

Documents Required for CAT Registration 2022

The candidates appearing for the upcoming exam on 27 November 2022 must be aware of the documents needed to fill out the CAT Application Form. Keep the following documents by your side to fill inaccurate personal and academic details during CAT Registration:

  • Class 10 and 12 mark sheet
  • Graduation mark sheet and certificate
  • Date of Birth Certificate
  • Address Proof
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD certificate (if applicable)
  • Scribe certificate (if applicable)
  • Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking Details
  • Work Experience Proof (If applicable)

Documents Specification for CAT Application Form 2022 

Before completing CAT Registration 2022, make sure that you have all the below-mentioned documents ready by your side. It is important to be prepared and check the following documents required to fill out CAT Application Form 2022. You must check CAT Answer Key after it is released to evaluate your performance.

CAT Registration form documents

Dimension/ Specification

File Format

File Size

Photograph

30 mm X 45 mm

.jpg or .jpeg

<= 80 Kb

Signature

80 mm X 35 mm

.jpg or .jpeg

<= 80 Kb

NC-OBC/SC/ST Certificate

Self-attested Scanned 

PDF 

-

PwD/DA Certificate

Self-attested scanned as a PDF document

-

Mistakes to Avoid During CAT Registration

The candidates must be aware that the CAT Application Form 2022 can be edited only one time before the final submission. However, the form correction window for CAT Registration 2022 allows editing but is restricted to a few fields only. Therefore, filling the form error-free in the first attempt is better. Check below a few points to avoid errors during CAT 2022 Registration. 

  • Use a valid email ID, and phone number as all the communication of CAT Registration will be done on this.
  • Select CAT test city carefully, as once the exam centre is allotted, no request for change will be entertained.
  • Carefully select the IIMs for GD-PI-WAT in the CAT Application Form
  • Select interview cities carefully, as you will get only two options to select this section. Download the CAT Admit Card from the official website using your login details, as it is only available in online mode.
  • Enter accurate academic marks for classes 10, 12, and graduation at the time of completing the CAT Registration form. 
  • Be careful to enter work experience details as it will be analyzed by the IIMs at the time of shortlisting the candidates for WAT-PI.
  • Upload valid caste/PwD/Scribe certificates along with the CAT Application Form 2022. 
  • Ensure the successful fee payment. You will receive the acknowledgment in the registered email. If the fee payment is not successful, the CAT Registration 2022 will remain incomplete, and you will not get your admit card. 

CAT Application Form 2022 Correction

The candidates can make corrections to the CAT 2022 Application Form if required. It is a simple process but be very specific to the correct details. Note the steps below to do correction in CAT Exam Registration 2022 Form. Make your best preparation for Synonyms and Antonyms for CAT.

  • Visit the official website of CAT 2022
  • Click on the "Login" tab 
  • Now, enter your login ID and Password
  • On the Dashboard, click on the " CAT Application Form" tab
  • Click on "Personal Details" to upload a newly scanned image of your photograph and signature
  • Click on "Test City" to change, only if you wish to change 
  • Enter the captcha and click save and submit.

Now, your CAT Registration Form 2022 is updated with the new information. Also Check, How to Score 99 Percentile in CAT?

Details can be Edited in CAT 2022 Application Form 

The candidates must note that there are some specific details in the CAT Registration 2022 Form that can be changed. Not all the details can be edited as per your choices. Check the details that can be corrected in the CAT Application Form.

  • Scanned photo
  • Scanned Signature
  • Exam centre

Details like Candidates' names, Dates of Birth, and Contact Details, including Email Id, mobile number, address, and state, cannot be changed further in CAT Application Form. 

Document Specifications for CAT Registration Form Correction

The size of the photograph and signature must be Less than 80 KB, and the correct format is .jpeg/ .jpg. Also, note that the image resolution must be 150 px/inch. The candidates must prepare well for CAT Important Topics.

Scanned Document

Correct Dimension required for CAT Registration 2022

Photograph

45 mm (height) x 30 mm (width)

Signature

35 mm (height) x 80 mm (width) 

Un-editable details in CAT Exam Registration 2022

The candidates must be aware of the below details that cannot be edited under any circumstances.

  • Your personal details can not be edited after the final submission of the CAT Application Form. It includes name, Date of Birth, Mobile Number, and Email ID.

If the candidate finds any error in the above information, then they only can do a new CAT Registration with a new mail ID and mobile number. If you fail to re-register for the CAT 2022 Registration, it will automatically cancel your candidature.

Test Cities to be Mentioned during CAT Registration 2022

While filling out the CAT Application Form 2022, you must mention the test cities at your convenience. The candidates can mention their preferred test city by selecting up to six options. But, note that the allotment of the CAT test city is completely dependent on the subject of availability of seats at the centre. The candidates must get an idea of the Time and Work Questions for CAT.

[Note: After the allotment of the CAT exam centres and test cities, it is impossible to change it under any circumstances.]

Important Points to Fill Out CAT Application Form 2022 

During the CAT Registration 2022, the candidates must consider the following considerations.

  • All fields marked with an asterisk (*) must be filled in as they are mandatory. Check Which IIM is Conducting CAT 2022?
  • Some fields cannot be altered after CAT Registration; make sure there are no misspellings.
  • After completing each section of the CAT Application Form, click ‘Save & Continue.'
  • Instead of pressing the "Tab" key, click with your mouse. Be prepared with the updated GD Topics for MBA for interview.
  • The CAT Registration 2022 form can be completed in numerous sessions; it's critical to save the data you've previously submitted after each one.
  • Until the CAT Registration Fees are paid, any adjustments or revisions to the registration can be made. After the submission, any type of editing or correction is not possible.
  • To ensure successful submission of the CAT Application Form, use the recommended browsers, including Edge Chromium or Mozilla Firefox (version 56 and above) and Google Chrome (version 59 and above).
  • Double-check all of the details before the final submission of the CAT 2022 Application Form. Candidates interested in doing distance MBA Courses must check the list of Top Distance MBA Colleges in India.
  • Verify all the documents you have uploaded during CAT Registration corresponding to your educational qualifications.
  • Keep your CAT Application Form 2022 confirmation mail safe until the end of the MBA admission process. It is recommended to take a printout of the confirmation mail as well.

CAT Registration 2022 - Instructions for Reserved Category Candidates

The candidates belonging to the reserved category must note the below points for the successful submission of CAT Application Form 2022.

  • To check the Caste or Tribe name applicable to you, visit the official website of NCBC (National Commission for Backward Classes) website: http:/www.ncbc.nic.in/home.aspx
  • The CAT 2022 Registration will also have this information. Click the icon mentioned in CAT Registration Form to open NCBC Official Website. Go through the CAT Response Sheet in detail.
  • Submission of Reserve Category Certificate is mandatory. Download the EWS, NC-OBC, SC/ST Certificate from the official website of CAT 2022 official website. Fill and self-attest, scan as a PDF document, and upload during CAT Registration.
  • If the candidates are applying under the Person with Disability (PwD) category, download the Person with Disability (PwD) Certificate on the CAT website, enter the required information and self-attest, and scan it as a PDF document to upload the certificates on the CAT website. Also, Check CAT Result.
  • Do not forget to select details under PwD Category - Wheelchair Support and Scribe Requirement in the CAT Application Form 2022.
  • If you will be using a Scribe to write the exam for you, fill out the Scribe Affidavit form available on the CAT website. 

What is After CAT 2022 Registration?

Those who will successfully complete CAT Registration can download their admit card on the scheduled date. The candidates must fill in the required details on CAT Application Form correctly as everything will be mentioned on the hall ticket.

FAQs on CAT Registration 2023

  • As per the official updates, CAT Registration 2022 has been released by IIM Bangalore. Stay tuned with BYJU’S Exam Prep and get all the updated information regarding CAT 2022 Registration.

  • The process for CAT Registration 2022 is now closed. CAT 2022 Application Form was released on 03 August 2022. As per the CAT Notification, the CAT Registration 2022 last date was 21 September 2022 (previously, it was 14 September 2022). 

  • Before starting to fill out CAT Application Form 2022, the candidates must keep the below details by their side.

    • Personal details
    • Valid Mobile Number and Email ID
    • Scanned signature
    • Passport Size Photograph
    • Past Academic Details
    • Work experience certificate (if any)
    • Payment details (credit/ debit card or net banking details)
  • Note the steps below to complete the entire process of CAT Registration.

    • Visit the official website of CAT 2022: 
    • Click on the "New Register Candidates" link.
    • Next, fill out the CAT Registration Form with basic details 
    • Fill out the CAT Application Form with academic details, personal details, communication details and etc.
    • Choose the test centre and upload the required documents.
    • Pay the CAT Registration Fes and Click on “Submit”.
  • The exam authority has released the correction window to edit the CAT Application Form 2022. the candidates must note the below sections which are uneditable although there are mistakes. It will remain open from 23 September 2022 to 26 September 2022.

    • Personal details including name, Date of Birth, Mobile Number, and Email ID.
  • As per the latest official updates, CAT Application Form 2022 is available only in online mode. There is no provision to submit the form offline. The candidates, who are thinking to appear in the upcoming exam must complete the entire process online. 

  • As per the official updates, CAT 2022 Registration Last Date was extended up to 21 September 2022. Previous it was 14 September 2022.

  • As per the official updates, CAT Registration Fees for General and NC-OBC Candidates is INR 2300, But for reserved category candidates it is INR 1150. Apart from this, there are additional transaction fees also, depending on the payment mode.

  • The candidates, who have completed their Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 50% in aggregate are eligible to fill out the CAT Application Form. The final-year candidates can also apply if they fulfill this requirement.

  • As per the expert opinion, the candidates must download the application form while CAT Registration 2022. It is a very important document and keeps it safe until the entire admission process is done.

  • No, there is no provision to submit CAT Application Form offline. IIM Bangalore has released CAT Registration 2022 in online mode only. So, you have to complete the entire process of CAT 2022 Registration on the official website of IIM CAT.

  • No, there are no such settings for choosing the language in the CAT Registration process. The candidates have to fill CAT Application Form in English. Additionally, CAT Exam is conducted only in English. 

  • No,  the minimum eligibility to complete CAT Registration is graduation. However, the final year students and the candidates waiting for the final result can fill out the CAT Application For. But the students in the second year are not eligible to apply for CAT Exam.

     

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