CAT Answer Key 2021 Released | Know How to Calculate Score and Raise Objection

CAT Answer Key 2021: IIM (Indian Institute of Management Indore) Indore has released CAT Response key 2020 along with the question paper of all 3 slots. The candidates who gave the CAT Exam on November 29, 2020, can download their CAT answer keys & respective response sheet from the official website i.e with their CAT login ID & password.

CAT Answer key 2021

According to the IIM Indore, the objection management tab for CAT 2020 Answer Key will be open from 8th December 2020 to 11th December 2020 from 10.00 AM till 5:00 PM. The candidates can view their CAT answer key 2020 along with their respective responses to questions in the given time availability. 

Important Dates for CAT Answer Key 2021

Here you will get the CAT Important dates to be remembered for Answer Key 2021:

Events Dates
CAT 2021 exam date November 28, 2021 (Expected)
Release of CAT response sheet and question paper The second week of December 2021
Start and last date to challenge CAT answer key 2021 The second week of December 2021
Release of CAT 2021 final answer key Last week of December 2021

Link to download CAT Answer Key

The official CAT answer key 2021 is released online mode only. The candidates of CAT 2021 can also download their response sheets with their CAT logging credentials. Here is the step-by-step procedure to download CAT Answer key 2021 as well as the response sheet:

  • Two tabs will appear on the screen applicant details and candidate’s response
  • Click on the candidate’s response tab
  • CAT Answer key 2021 will appear on the screen which the candidates can download it
  • It is advisable that the candidates must take a printout of the CAT answer key or response sheet for future reference.

Procedure to Calculate CAT Answer Key

The answer key has correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. The candidates can calculate their likely scores with the CAT answer key.

Here is the procedure to calculate CAT Answer Key:

  • The candidates need to visit the official website of IIMCAT i.e
  • Tap on CAT login
  • Enter CAT 2021 logging credentials i.e log in ID & password
  • Tap on the scorecard tab
  • Download the CAT scorecard

Know-How to Calculate CAT Exam Score

Here are the given below steps to calculate CAT Answer Key:

  • 3 marks are given for each correct answer. It means if the candidate has obtained 75 answers correctly, the marks will be calculated as 75 x 3 = 225 scores.
  • 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. It means if the candidate has given 10 questions incorrectly, there will be a negative marking of 10 marks.
  • To obtain CAT raw score, subtract total marks deducted from the total marks gained i.e 225 – 10 = 215.

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Details Mentioned on CAT Exam Answer Key

Candidates must check whether the following details are stated on the CAT 2021 answer key after downloading it.

  • CAT registration number.
  • Name of the candidate
  • Exam schedule
  • Timing the test
  • Questions
  • Types of inquiries
  • Right answer/option status
  • Details about the CAT 2021 test center

Raise Objection with CAT Exam Answer Key

The candidates can raise objections with the answer key & response sheet by filling the CAT answer key objection form with their CAT login credentials. The objection fee will be charged Rs 1,200 per question & the fee must be paid online. Here are the given below steps to fill the CAT answer key objection form:

1. The candidates need to visit the official website of IIMCAT i.e or can click on the direct link as provided above.

2. Enter CAT login with their user ID & password.

3. Tap on the Login tab

4. Five options will appear on the next screen:

5. Tap on the Objection Form tab & then tap on the “+” sign to add an objection

  • Details of the candidate
  • PDF of Application
  • Candidate Respons
  • Official answer keys & Questions PDF
  • Objection Form

6. Look over the question number from the PDF of the question paper

7. Put all relevant details

8. Pay objection fee of Rs 1200 per objection through credit card, debit card, or net banking

9. Finally submit the CAT answer key objection form

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CAT Result 2021

In the first week of January 2022, IIM Ahmedabad will release the CAT 2021 Results in an online format. To check IIM CAT Exam Results, candidates will need to utilize their CAT 2021 user ID and password. The results of the CAT exam in 2021 will be valid until December 31, 2022. IIM shortlisting will commence once the CAT Results are announced, and will be based on individual CAT cutoffs.

We have covered everything related to CAT Exam Answer Key 2021. If you have any doubts related to the CAT Exam, feel free to ask any queries in the comment section below.

FAQs on CAT 2021 Answer Key

When will the answer key for the CAT 2021 be available?

CAT Exam Answer key 2021 will be published probably in the first week of December on the official website of IIM CAT, Candidates’ response papers will be supplied in addition to the answer key.

How can I look up the CAT Exam Answer key on the internet?

The CAT Exam Answer key will be available on the official website for candidates to review. By entering their CAT login credentials, candidates may view and download the results.

Is there a way to have my money back for the answers that I questioned in CAT Exam?

Candidates will only be reimbursed if the experts judge your challenges to be real and correct; otherwise, the money will not be returned.

When will the final answer key for the CAT be available?

Authorities will disclose the final answer key online along with the CAT 2021 results.

Is there any limit over raising objection against CAT 2021 Answer Key?

As many questions as one want can be raised in opposition to the answer key.

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