CAT admit card is available in online mode only for those candidates whose application form has been accepted. To download the admit card, you need to login to the official website using your CAT user ID and password received at the time of registration.

How to download CAT Admit Card

  1. Visit the official website of CAT
  2. Log in through your registered credentials (CAT login ID and Password)
  3. The admit card will appear on the screen
  4. Download the PDF file of the admit card
  5. Print at least two copies of the admit card. Keep a soft-copy for future use.

You have to affix a recent coloured passport size photograph on the hard copy of the admit card in the given box.

Details mentioned on Admit Card

After downloading the CAT Admit Card from the official website, ensure that all your details mentioned are correct. Even a small error in your personal details may create a problem and you may not be allowed to appear in the exam. Take a print of the admit card and check following details:

Name: Check the spelling of your name as given in the CAT Admit card and match it with what your application details. Any discrepancy will need additional verification document which may not be available. Your name should be as per your valid photo Id which you will have to produce on the CAT exam day.

Registration Number: Verify the registration number on CAT hall ticket. It should be the same as your registered user ID.

Date of Birth: Your date of birth should be correct and should match with the Aadhar card, PAN Card or any other valid photo Id card. Please also verify it with your application details.

Category: Check that correct category General, SC / ST, OBC is mentioned in the CAT Admit Card.

PWD/DA: In case the candidate is differently-abled or physically challenged, it will have ‘yes’ else ‘No’. Please check your status.

Date / Day of test: Date of your exam should be correct.

Time / Session: Examination session (Before noon or after noon) should be clearly mentioned.

Test City: Name of the test city where you should appear in the test.

Test Center: The exam centre with correct address and Google Map Link in the city where you will be required to appear in the test.

Reference Number: The Reference Number is provided only for the limited purpose of identifying the floor/wing and the CAT testing room at the test venue on the day of the test. Please note that for any correspondence with CAT Centre you must provide your registration number.

Forget Login Credentials

In case you forget your login ID and password which were generated at the time of registration, you have to click on the ‘Forget Password’ tab. You will receive a link to reset the password to your registered email address. Visit the link and create a new password.

Exam Day Instructions

Along with the admit card, you have to carry any of the following photo identity cards:

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Voter ID Card
  • Passport
  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • Photo ID issued by current education institute or employer among others.