Year-wise Trends of CAT Registrations

CAT Year Number of Registrations (Lakh)
2008 2.46
2009 2.42
2010 2.06
2011 2.05
2012 2.14
2013 1.94 (1,94,514)
2014 1.89 (1,89,759)
2015 2.18 (2,18,664)
2016 2.32 (2,32,434)

CAT 2016: Number of Registrations

Registrations for the Common Admission Test (CAT) to IIMs and other leading B-schools shot up to a 7-year high with 2,32,434 candidates applying for the admission test. Out of 2.32 lakh total registered candidates, 1.95 lakh test takers appeared in CAT 2016 exam on 4 December, 2016.