On December 8, the answer key and response sheet for the IIM CAT 2020 will be released. Options to raise objections on answer key will also be provided to the candidates from December 8 to 11. The notification mentioned that the objection management tab for CAT 2020 will be active from 10 am on December 8 till 5 pm on December 11, 2020. During this duration, the candidates will be able to see the answer key as well as their individual responses to questions. The answer key can be checked and downloaded by the students through the official website.
Around 2 lakh candidates appeared in the entrance test this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and the attendance registered was 83.5%. The IIM CAT 2020 paper was reviewed as balanced and moderate. CEO of Oliveboard, Abhishek Patil, said that the TITA questions were easy and one should attempt them on priority. English consisted of tricky questions and the DILR part was easy among all. The CEO said that a 99-percentile score can be expected by candidates varying from 46 to 48 marks.
Steps to downloading IIM CAT 2020 answer key:
- The candidate should visit the official website- iimcat.ac.in
- Click on ‘candidate log-in’ on the homepage.
- Using credentials, log in.
- On the dashboard, the answer key, response sheet, and question paper will be available to download.
The IIM CAT 2020 results are likely to be announced in the first week of January based on the final answer key. At various IIMs and other B-schools across the country, those who clear the exam will be eligible for admission to management courses including PGDM, PGP, EPGP, PGPEM, PGPEX, and PGPBM.