With only 10 days left for first phase of Common Admission Test (CAT)-2014, Indian Institute of Management -Indore (IIM-I), CAT coordinator for 2014 on Wednesday released list of test centres on its site.
This year the exam will be held in two phases, first phase on November 16, followed by second phase on November 22. IIM-I is responsible to conduct exam for second consecutive year and it uploaded list of 354 test centres across 99 cities in the country.
It raised number of test centres to 16 in the state including six each in Indore, Bhopal, two in Jabalpur and one each in Sagar and Gwalior. In 2013, there were only 76 test centres at 40 cities in the country and only two test centre in the state, one each in Indore and Bhopal.
According to the information from IIM-Indore, selection of new test centre at new cities in state has been made in such a way that prominent regions like Bundelkhand, Mahakoshal and Gwalior-Chambal are covered. In 2013, the lone centre in city was Sri Aurbindo Institute of Technology (SAIT). This year, apart from SAIT, five more centres have been set up.
CAT 2014 highlights
1. This year, the number of test centres across the country increase to 354 in 99 cities against total 76 test centres in 40 cities in 203.
2. In Madhya Pradesh, total 16 test centres, six each at Indore and Bhopal, two at Jabalpur, one each at Sagar and Gwalior.
3. This year, exam will be conducted at six centres in the city against only one test centre in 2013.
4. Exam centres this year: Malwa Institute of Science and Technology, Acropolis Institute of Technology and Research, Acropolis Technical Campus Ralamandal, Sanghavi Institute of Management and Science, Orlando Academy and Sri Aurbindo Institute of Technology (SAIT).
Test centres in other cities
Bhopal: Corporate Group Of Institutes, Oriental Institute, Sagar Institute of Science and Technology Gandhinagar, IES Group Of Institution, Radharaman Group of Institution, TIT Group
Gwalior: Institute Of Professional Studies
Jabalpur: Gyan Ganga Institute of Technology and Sciences, Shri Ram Institute Of Technology Campus
Sagar: Babulal Tarabai Institute of Research and Technology.