CAT- Common Admission Test

RA Mashelkar (R), Chairman, IIT-Gandhinagar’s Board of Directors, along with IIT Madras Chairman MM Sharma, Director of IIT Delhi R. K. Shevgaonkar and others addressing the media after 45th Meeting of the Council of IITs in New Delhi. After months of wrangling, government and IITs today resolved their differences on the entrance exam row by agreeing on a compromise agreement over holding the common exams from next year.

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A delegation of All India IIT Faculty Federation interacting with the media after meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi on Friday.

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Candidates queue up to purchase vouchers to register for the Common Admission Test (CAT) to the Institutes of Management (IIMs) outside an Axis bank branch in New Delhi. The registration for this years’ CAT which replaces its traditional paper and pencil test with a computer-based test.

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