CAT Candidate Login 2018

CAT Candidate LoginCAT Candidate Login 2018 – Management aspirants who are planning to apply for Common Admission Test (CAT) must know the details of CAT candidate login 2018 as it’ll be used multiple times for different purposes. CAT 2018 will be conducted on November 25, 2018, in online mode by IIM Calcutta. Prof. Sumanta Basu will be the exam convener for CAT 2018. The exam notification along with application process is likely to be released in July/August. Aspirants would need to register first with a valid username/email id for the exam. Once registered, the CAT 2018  candidate login would be used to fill the application form. Apart from this, it’ll also be used for downloading the admit card and checking the result of the exam. Aspirants are advised to keep the details of CAT candidate login 2018 i.e. username and password noted throughout the entire CAT process. The exam would be conducted in online mode and the result will be declared in the second week of January 2019. In this article, candidates will learn all the details related to candidate login of CAT 2018, how to use login id, registration process, downloading admit card using login credentials etc.


Before moving further, kindly have a look at the dates when aspirants would need to use the CAT candidate login 2018.

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Dates when CAT 2018 Candidate Login will be used


Dates (Tentative)

Last date to apply

Fourth week of September 2018

CAT Application form edit

Fourth week of September 2018

Admit Card Release

Third week of October 2018

CAT 2018 Exam

November 25, 2018 (Sunday)

CAT 2018 Answer Key

Second week of December 2018

CAT 2018 Result

Second week of January 2019

How to create CAT Candidate Login 2018 Account?

To create a login account for CAT 2018, the candidates have to get registered for the entrance exam. The CAT 2018 registration includes the followings steps:

  • Visit the official website of CAT 2018

  • Click on “Apply for CAT 2018” and follow the instructions given.

  • To register, candidates will have to fill the following details:

  1. Candidate's name

  2. Date of Birth

  3. Gender

  4. E-mail id/Phone number

  5. Nationality

  6. Academic Information

  7. Aadhaar Card Number, etc.

  8. Fill whatever details are asked and click on the “Submit” button and proceed to fill the CAT application form 2018.

Trouble with CAT CandidateLogin 2018

Candidates may not be able to login if they either lose the password or application number. Candidates can follow the steps given below to retrieve or regenerate the login credentials-


Forgot Password

In case candidates forget the password, they can follow the steps given below to regenerate the same:

  • Visit CAT 2018 login page

  • Click on Forgot Password

  • A verification code and verification link will be sent to the registered mobile number and email id respectively of the candidate

  • Follow the link to reset the password.

CAT 2018 Candidate Login – Fill the application form

Now, candidates have the username and password. Candidates can start filling the application form of CAT 2018. The process for the same is expected to start in the month of August.

  • Go to the official website and click on Login.

  • Enter the username and password (the same received after the registration)

  • After successful login, candidates will get the option to view/print the application form of CAT 2018.

  • Candidates would be able to fill the application form online.

Login to CAT Account to make corrections to the application form

Candidates can login to the official website of CAT 2018 to make necessary corrections in the application form. IIMs provide a certain period of time tentatively in the fourth week of September which allows the candidates to edit the application form.

Candidates will be able to make the following corrections in CAT Application Form using CAT candidate login 2018 -

  • Name

  • Exam Centre

  • Academic Details

  • Uploaded images

  • All other details

To make corrections, the candidate will have to opt for application correction option after logging in to CAT 2018 application portal and simply replace the incorrect details with correct details.


CAT Candidate Login 2018 to download Admit Card

Candidates who fill and submit the application form along with the application fee will be able to download the admit card using the CAT 2018 Candidate login. The admit card of CAT 2018 will be released in the third week of October.

Candidates can use their login details (CAT user id and password) to download the admit card.

The CAT admit card will carry the details such as the name & photograph of the candidate, exam centre, date of exam and roll number of the candidate.


CAT 2018 Candidate Login to download Answer Key

As per the important dates of CAT 2018, IIMs will release the answer key tentatively in the second week of December. Candidates would need to login to check/download the answer key. The answer key will allow them to match their answers with the actual answers and they can calculate their estimated score accordingly. In case of discrepancy in CAT answer key, candidates will be allowed to fill


CAT Candidate Login 2018 to check Result

The result of CAT 2018 will be declared in the second week of January 2019. To check the result, candidates will have to login to CAT 2018 result portal using -

  • CAT 2018 User Id

  • Password

The CAT result 2018 will be declared in the form of scorecard explaining overall and sectional score. Candidates who qualify the test will be called for the next rounds of the selection process that includes Written Ability test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI).

CAT 2018 exam will be conducted on November 25 in online mode.

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