The CAT advertisement usually appears in the National dailies in the month of July or August.
Common Admission Test is a computer-based test (CBT). For more details about CAT, visit http://www.iimcat.ac.in
Candidates are shortlisted for the interview on the basis of their performance in the CAT, scholastic achievement and relevant work experience. Group discussions and interviews are then conducted at Bangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, New Delhi and Hyderabad in the end of February onward. Final selection is based on performance in CAT, scholastic achievement, work experience, and performance in the group discussion and interview.