The online registration process for Common Admission Test (CAT) 2014 will be over by tomorrow (September 30, 2014). CAT is conducted by Indian Institute of Management (IIM). CAT is one of the most sought for entrance examinations in India. Also Read - Inspiring! Meerut Woman Who Left Home To Avoid Forced Marriage Returns As PCS Officer 7 Years Later
CAT scores are used for any graduate institute is used for short listing prospective management students for admissions to any of the IIMs (Indian Institutes of Management) and various other elite business schools. Also Read - Before Reporting For Duty, This Bengaluru Cop Teaches Children of Migrant Workers Everyday For An Hour
Candidates can apply online on the official website of CAT 2014. The examination would be conducted across 99 cities in four sessions at 354 examination centers. The exam will be conducted on November 16 and 22. Also Read - Ready to Send Children Back to School? 78% Parents Say No, Willing to Let Kids Repeat An Academic Year
After independence, the nation required suitable managers for the large number of public sector enterprises. The Planning Commission in 1959 invited Professor George Robbins of the University of California to establish an All India Institute of Management Studies. Later, The Indian government decided to set up two elite management institutes, named Indian Institute of Management at Calcutta and Ahmedabad. MIT Sloan and Harvard played a vital role in establishment of IIM Calcutta and IIM Ahmedabad. IIMs now have sprouted to 19 cities across the country.
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