CAT 2017

  • Overall difficulty level was Moderate. Quants was the easiest section out of the three sections -Mayuresh Wagh Student — IMS Borivali
  • DI-LR section was very tough — Samiksha Student - IMS Borivali
  • QA section was very basic level — Aditi Sinha
  • The trend continued, DILR continued to be the toughest section on the test - Shiv Student - IMS Delhi
  • Parajumbles were difficult in VA section - Shamindar - Lead Mentor IMSThane
  • Very similar to CAT’16 with QA section on easier side - Jayant - Student
  • Lengthy DI/LR, reminded me of NMAT paper - Piyush - Student
  • Calculator was a simple one, did not use it much - Harshit Patil - Student - IMS Vasai(Mumbai)
  • VA-RC easy, DI-LR tuff, QA very very easy - Jaskaran - Student
  • RC’s were easy in the VA-RC section - Samarth Garg - Student: IMS Delhi
  • RC’s were easy in the VA-RC section Samarth Garg - Student - IMS Delhi
  • Choosing which set to solve could be deciding factor in DI-LR - Rajashekhara Chakravarthy - IMS Hyderabad
  • Over all Difficulty Level: Moderate to tough VA-RC : Easy, DI-LR: Difficult, QA: Moderate - Siddhesh Iyer Student - IMS Ghatkopar

CAT 2017 Test Analysis

CAT 2017 was conducted on 26th November across India by IIM Lucknow. Watch this space to go through the detailed analysis of Slot 1 and 2 given by IMS experts with expected percentile mapper.

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