CAT will be held on November 25, 2018. The history of the exam shows that engineers tend to perform better than any other group. IIMs in recent years have changed the pattern of the CAT exam and criteria for selection in order to give a fair chance to all students.
However, change in pattern or selection criteria is still not sufficient to ensure diversity in the population which eventually makes it to one of the IIMs. Those appearing for the exam this November will need to strategize their preparation according to their strengths and weaknesses.
We spoke to Pradeep Kumar Pandey, Academic Head at T.I.M.E. about preparation strategies for students who are from a non-engineering background.
How should non-engineers prepare for the…