How to Download CAT Answer Key 2022 PDF for slot 1, 2 and 3?

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CAT Exam Solution 2022 – Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) will share the final version of official CAT Answer key 2022 through their official website: iimcat.ac.in. Earlier, IIMA released the final CAT 2022 Answer key PDF on December 8, 2022 at 10 am.

However some popular coaching institutes also release their own CAT exam solution 2022, after a few days of the examination. Students can download the answer key by entering the credentials as mentioned in CAT 2022 admit card.

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They can use the CAT Answer key 2022 to calculate their estimated score by matching their answers with the CAT 2022 Answer key PDF.

CAT 2022 Answer Key Dates

These are some important dates related to CAT Answer key 2022, all the dates except CAT 2022 exam date are tentative:

EventsDates
CAT exam November 28, 2021
CAT Answer key 2022 release dateDecember 8, 2021
Last day to raise an objectionDecember 11, 2021
Final CAT 2022 Answer keyFirst week of January 2022
IIM CAT result 2022First week of January 2022
CAT Answer Key 2022 Dates

CAT Answer Key Release Dates of Previous Years

YearExam dateAnswer key date
2021November 28December 8, 2021
2020November 29December 8, 2020
2019November 24November 29, 2019
2018November 25December 7, 2018

How to download CAT Answer Key PDF 2022?

Candidates who appeared for CAT 2022 slot 1 and 2 can download the CAT Answer key 2022 PDF by following these steps:

  1. Visit the official website: iimcat.ac.in or click on the link provided.
  2. Click on the “Candidate Login” tab under the “Common Admission test 2022” section
  3. A candidate login page will appear, enter the CAT 2022 registration ID and password to log in to the dashboard.
  4. On the dashboard, click on the “CAT Answer key PDF Slot 1 2022” option
  5. A PDF with CAT 2022 Answer key will be displayed on the screen.
  6. Download this PDF to match your answers.

Official CAT Answer key 2022 PDF links:

CAT 2022 exam slot/shiftLinks
CAT 2022 Answer key Slot 1Available Soon
CAT 2022 Answer key Slot 2Available Soon
CAT 2022 Answer key Slot 3Available Soon

Unofficial CAT Answer key 2022 PDF Links:

SourcesLinks
Career LauncherAvailable Soon
IMSAvailable Soon
T.I.M.EAvailable Soon

Information available in CAT Answer key 2022 PDF

One can find the following details in Answer key CAT 2022:

  • Registration number 
  • Candidate’s Name
  • Date and Time of Exam
  • Exam centre details
  • Questions
  • Status
  • Correct Answers

** All the correct answers in CAT Answer key PDF 2022 Slot 1 & 2 will be marked in green whereas the incorrect answers will be marked with a red cross.

How to use the CAT Exam Solutions 2022 to calculate estimated score?

Students can check their most probable score with the help of CAT 2022 Answer key and match these scores with CAT cutoff 2022 marks to know the chances of selection. Students can tally their answers with the correct answers given in the Answer key PDF CAT 2022.

To calculate the estimated score, use CAT 2022 Marking scheme give below:

  • For MCQ based questions, +3 is given for every correct answer, -1 for incorrect answer and no marks are awarded for unattempted questions.
  • For Non-MCQ questions, +3 are awarded for correct answers and no marks are deducted for incorrect and unattempted questions.

Calculation of CAT score 2022:

  • Total MCQ marks = 3 x (Total number of correctly marked questions) – 1 x (Total number of Incorrectly marked questions)
  • Total Non-MCQ marks = 3 x (Total number of correctly marked questions)
  • Total CAT score 2022 = Total MCQ marks + Total Non-MCQ marks

How to raise an objection against the CAT 2022 Answer key ?

If students feel that there is any mistake in the answer given in the official CAT Answer key PDF 2022, then they can send their objection to the CAT officials by following the below given procedure:

  • Go on the official website: iimcat.ac.in
  • Click on the “Candidate Login”.
  • Use your CAT registration and password to enter the dashboard.
  • There click on the “Objection Form” tab.
  • On the redirected page, select the question number, name of the section of type of objection, you have:
    • The answer given is incorrect
    • More than one option is correct
    • None of the options are correct
  • Then, write a remark of upto 500 words describing their query.
  • Click on the submit tab to submit your objection.

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FAQs Related to CAT 2022 Answer Key

  1. Should we trust the unofficial CAT 2022 Answer keys?

    Students can check their marks with unofficial CAT 2022 Answer keys but it’s also advisable to use the official CAT Answer key 2022 to cross-check the answers to avoid any confusion.

  2. What is the fee to raise objections against the CAT Answers PDF Slot 2 2022?

    Yes, students need to pay Rs 1200 for every question, they want to raise the objection. If the objection raised turns out to be correct then the fees will be refunded back.

  3. What is the limit on numbers of questions for raising the objections in CAT Slot 1 Answer key 2022?

    No, Students are free to raise objections against any number of questions given in the CAT 2022 Answer key.

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