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CAT Preparation 2019: How to Prepare for CAT Exam, Tips and Material
Updated on November 11, 2019

CAT preparation time is now reduced to less than 15 days. The 10-12 days countdown to CAT 2019 requires a different preparation strategy for CAT exam. Your focused attention on CAT Preparation will switch to revisiting and strengthening what you have learnt, more practice sessions, taking Mocks, identifying and improving upon your errors, removing your weaknesses and further strengthening your strong areas instead of conceptual clarity, strengthening of fundamentals.

The CAT 2019 exam, with a few changes in its pattern will be held on November 24, 2019 in 156 test cities in morning and afternoon slots as a computer based test. 

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To give a boost to your CAT preparation and make you prepare better, you have already got the CAT official Mock test released by CAT Center 2019 on October 16 with 100 questions. It gives complete idea about the CAT exam difficulty level, type of questions and structure of CAT exam. Accordingly, the more you practice on CAT official mock test, the more conversant you will become about the CAT exam pattern and how to prepare for CAT in next 15 days.

To get ready for CAT Exam day, now you must have also downloaded the CAT 2019 Admit card from CAT website. The Admit card contains exam day instructions, do’s and don’ts for the CAT day. 

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TAPMI Manipal, PGDM Admission 2020 

IMT Ghaziabad, PGDM/MBA Admissions 2020 Open

BITS Pilani, MBA Admission open 2020

Jaipuria Institute of Management, PGDM 2020

SIMSR Mumbai, PGDM Admissions 2020

WE School Mumbai, Bangalore, PGDM 2020-22

Great Lakes Chennai, Gurgaon,  PGPM 2020-21

IFMR GSB, Krea University, MBA 2020-22

Sri Balaji University Pune (BIMM, BIMHRD, BIIB, BITM)

Lexicon MILE Pune, PGDM/Global MBA 2020

LBSIM Delhi, PGDM Admissions 2020 Open

ITM Mumbai, Admissions 2020 Open

BIMTECH Greater Noida, PGDM- 2020-22UPES MBA Admissions 2020 | Apply Now
IFIM Bangalore, PGDM Admission 2020 OpenSDA Bocconi Asia Center Mumbai, Batch 2020-22

Shiv Nadar University, MBA Admissions 2020

AMRITA Coimbatore, MBA Admissions 2020

With the availability of CAT official practice test, now you need to ask yourself a few questions and then follow the most appropriate CAT Preparation strategy, while going through your CAT preparation for CAT exam 2019:

  • How tough is the CAT exam? Am I on the right preparation track?
  • What changes have been introduced this year in the pattern and mode of CAT Exam? What are the key topics to prepare now?
  • Do I need any last minute coaching for CAT Exam? Is it necessarily required for CAT preparation?
  • How can I equip myself for CAT preparation at home without any coaching?
  • What are the most important things and CAT preparation material to move faster while preparing for CAT?
  • Do I have time enough for CAT preparation with offline coaching classes or I should go for online CAT preparation as offered by CL, T.I.M.E., IMS among others?