CAT 2020

CAT 2020 Test Analysis

CAT 2020 took place on 29th November 2020 across India by IIM Indore

We are sure you are eager to know more about each slot . IMS will provide a First -take and detailed analysis for each slot . We will also provide an overall analysis and percentile predictor too.


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Slot 1 – First Take

The first slot of CAT 2020 took place on 29th November 2020 between 8.30 am and 10:30 am.

After announcing a significant reduction in the duration of the test from 3 hours to 2 hours, the CAT gave no further indications before the test about the changes in the paper structure.

Finally, the suspense came to an end this morning!

Here is the section-wise break–up of questions:

Section No. Section Name Duration MCQs TITA Total
I VARC 40 min 21 5 26
II DI and LR 40 min 18 6 24
III QA 40 min 18 8 26
Total 120 min 57 19 76

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Slot 2 – First Take

The second slot of CAT 2020 took place on 29th November 2020 between 12.30 pm and 2:30 pm.

The pattern of the Slot 2 was almost similar to Slot 1.

Here is the section-wise break–up of questions:

Section No. Section Name Duration MCQs TITA Total
I VARC 40 min 21 5 26
II DI and LR 40 min 18 6 24
III QA 40 min 18 8 26
Total 120 min 57 19 76

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Slot 3 – First Take

The Third slot of CAT 2020 took place on 29th November 2020 between 4:30 pm and 6:30 pm.

With the third slot of CAT 2020 being over, it is now clear that CAT 2020 was more difficult than CAT 2019 and more like CAT 2018. Pandemic and the related SOPs notwithstanding the conduct of the test in three slots was smooth and without glitches.

The third slot had the same structure as the first two slots and was similar in the overall difficulty level.

Section No. Section Name Duration MCQs TITA Total
I VARC 40 min 21 5 26
II DI and LR 40 min 18 6 24
III QA 40 min 18 8 26
Total 120 min 57 19 76

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