Odishatv Bureau

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The release of admit card for the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2017 has been delayed to October 25.

As per the official notification released on the website iimcat.ac.in, the CAT 2017 admit cards will now be available from 1 pm onwards on October 25. The earlier date for the admit card download was October 18.

Candidates will now have make plans accordingly and wait for the admit cards till October 25. The facility to download the admit card would be open till November 26.

IIM Lucknow, this year, is the exam conducting authority for CAT 2017 test which would be a computer based test.

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The delay in the date, meanwhile, has been attributed to the numbers of festivals and holidays falling immediately after the release of the results, Times Now reported. However, there is no confirmation as to the reason behind the rescheduling of the date.

Meanwhile, CAT 2017 would be conducted on November 26. CAT test is conducted for admission to the flagship management programs at various Indian Institutes of Management as well as other Top Management Schools in the country.

It is worth mentioning that every IIM has its own eligibility criteria and selection process.