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CAT website glitches to be rectified by September 18

Posted on the September 15th, 2009 under Admission, CAT by rishir

MBA aspirants are slowly getting accustomed to the practicality of the Common Admission Test (CAT) going online this year. Many who had registered online for the 2009 edition of the exam conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) were agitated last week after they could not call back the form when a mistake crept in and were asked to buy another form by shelling out Rs 1,400.

Following a TOI report last week pointing out the glitches in the online system, authorities are now adding features to the CAT registration and scheduling website to make it more user-friendly. Candidates will be able to make changes or correct errors in the forms from the evening of September18.

Technical glitches in CAT registration

Posted on the September 11th, 2009 under Admission, CAT by rishir

With the registration for Common Admission Test (CAT) opening on Wednesday, candidates faced a lot of problems beginning with the CAT voucher and glitches in the registration process on the web.

Students alleged the voucher required for registration was of poor quality and even the slightest pressure was damaging it. “Even if we scratch gently, the code isn’t visible rendering it useless which means we have to buy another voucher spending Rs.1,400,” alleged K. Sandhya, an engineering student.

Edit of CAT form. You can, soon

Posted on the September 11th, 2009 under Admission, CAT by rishir

The glitches in the online applications system for Common Admission Test (CAT) are being resolved. Students will now have a chance to edit their forms as many times as they wish to within the window period and then submit.

The date after which forms can be edited will be put up on the CAT website soon. Earlier, applications submitted with simpler mistakes like spelling errors and wrong marks could not be undone.

Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University (CSMU) admission forms goes online

Posted on the August 10th, 2009 under Admission by rishir

Here’s a piece of good news for 1.80 lakh students pursuing private BA, BCom and MA courses. Taking another step towards technology, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University (CSMU) plans to make the availability of admission forms for private students online from this academic session onwards. With this, both the regular and the private students would be able to get themselves enrolled with a click of a mouse.

The decision was taken by the university authorities to ensure timely completion of admission procedure of private students and avoid inconvenience otherwise caused to the students in coming to the university unnecessarily. Notably, Kanpur University had already made the facility of filling up of the examination forms of regular and back-paper students online.