Himanshu Rai, director, IIM-Indore, the organising institute for CAT 2020, stated, “We’ll maintain the exams in three classes this 12 months as an alternative of two. We determined to make these modifications to make sure candidates get their first most well-liked selection of metropolis whereas following social distancing.” He added the IIMs couldn’t have elevated the examination centres with out first testing them. Every of the three sections within the paper, which ran for an hour earlier, can be diminished to 40 minutes every.
IIMs have prolonged the registration date to 5pm on September 23. There is not going to be any additional extension. The institutes will quickly launch the related modifications.
Exams carried out by deemed universities reminiscent of NMIMS and Symbiosis, too, have made the examination course of handy for college students. NMIMS will permit NMAT (NMIMS Administration Aptitude Take a look at) aspirants to go for a check centre or an online-proctored examination at residence. Ramesh Bhat, officiating vice-chancellor, NMIMS, stated there could possibly be college students who do not need entry to the web or pc. “To make the examination handy for them, NMIMS is providing each choices,” he stated. Symbiosis will permit college students to take the examination twice and use the higher of the 2 scores for admission.