MICAT 2019

MICAT

MICAT 2019 – MICA Ahmedabad will conduct MICA Admission Test / MICAT 2019 twice in a year. MICAT I 2019 registration will start in last week of September 2018. MICAT I application form will be available till December 2018 in online mode. The application form for MICAT II will be available from January to February 2019. Candidates must ensure that they meet the requisite MICAT 2019 eligibility criteria before they proceed to fill the MICAT application form. The admit card of MICAT 2019 will be available for downloading for candidates who successfully register for MICAT entrance exam. Candidates who qualify MICAT, they will have to participate in the next stage of selection which includes group exercise and personal interview. The final result of MICAT 2019 will be announced tentatively in last week of March. In this article, candidates can know all about MICAT 2019 such as application form, eligibility criteria, admit card, syllabus, exam pattern, sample paper, how to crack, result, selection process, cutoff and much more.

 

Quick Facts about MICAT 2019

Particulars

Details

Conducting Body

MICA, Ahmedabad

Name of the Exam

MICA Admission Test

Popularly known as

MICAT

Level of exam

National

Category of exam

Post Graduate

Application form mode

Online

Type of questions

Mix of objective and subjective

Time allotted

2:45 hours

Number of exam cities

39

Number of sections

3

Total Number of Questions

145

MICAT Important Dates 2019

The important dates of MICAT 2019 comprise of the complete schedule of the admission process beginning from the date of notification.

 

Important Dates of MICAT 2019

S. No

Event

Dates*

1.

MICAT I Notification

August 2018

2.

MICAT I 2019 start and end date for registration

Last week of September- First week of December 2018

3.

MICAT I Admit Card/ Call letter

Second week of December 2018

4.

MICAT I 2019 entrance exam

Third week of December 2018

5.

MICAT I Result 2019

First week of January, 2019

6.

MICAT II 2019 start and end date for registration

First week of January 2019- first week of February 2019

7.

MICAT II 2019 Admit card/ Call letter

Second week of February 2019

8.

MICAT II 2019 Entrance Exam

Third week of February 2019

9.

MICAT II Result 2019

Last week of February 2019

10.

Announcement date for candidates shortlisted for GE and PI

First week of March 2019

11.

GE & PI at Delhi and Kolkata

Second week of March 2019

12.

GE & PI at MICA Ahmedabad

Second week of March 2019

13.

GE & PI at Bangalore & Mumbai

Third week of March 2019

14.

Announcement of final MICAT 2019 Result

Last week of March 2019

MICAT Eligibility Criteria 2019

The eligibility criteria of MICAT 2019 includes the qualifying degree which they should have to be eligible to appear for either MICAT I & II. MICAT 2019 eligibility criteria also mentions the the names of the entrance exams, the scores of which will be valid and also mentions if the foreign nationals are eligible or not.

  • Final year graduation student can appear for MICAT 2019

  • Candidates should be graduates (10 + 2 + 3) or an equivalent qualification from any discipline which  is recognised by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

  • Candidates who will be appearing for MICAT 2019, they should have valid scores of at least one of the entrance exams such as XAT, CAT 2018 and GMAT 2017 (Onwards)

  • Foreign nationals who have a valid foreign passport, they will be eligible to apply

  • Candidates having GMAT score of 600 plus, they will be eligible to appear for MICAT 2019

  • NRI students who possess a valid GMAT score will also be eligible to apply for MICAT 2019

MICAT Application Form 2019

The application form of MICAT I 2019 will tentatively be released in last week of September 2018 in online mode and the end date for registration will be first week of December while that of MICAT II 2019 will probably be released in first week of January 2019 and the end date for filling it will be last week of February 2019. The better score of MICAT 2019 will be taken into account. Candidates will have to apply separately for MICAT I and MICAT II 2019.

 

Steps to fill MICAT 2019 Application form

Step 1- Click on the link that is provided on this page

Step 2- Candidates will be directed to the page of “new registration

Step 3- Candidates will have to fill personal, academic and work experience details

Step 4- Candidates will have to select at least three cities according to their preference where MICAT I & II 2019 will be conducted. They will have to also choose from cities where they wish to appear for GE-PI rounds.

Step 5- Candidates who will be appearing for MICAT 2019, they will have to choose the exam from GMAT 2017, CAT 2018, XAT 2018.

Step 6- Candidates will have to upload the scanned copy of their image and signature in jpg or .jpeg or .gif format and the file should not be more than 80 KB.

Step 7- Candidates will have to pay fee of Rs 1965 for MICAT 2019 through any of the modes that are given below:

  • Debit card

  • Credit card

  • Net Banking

  • Payment through demand draft

All those candidates who will be making the payment through the demand draft, they will have to take a printout of the Payment Advice form and put in their signature, Once they have signed it, they will have to send it along with the demand draft to MICA at the address which is given below:

Admissions Office, MICA, Shela,

Ahmedabad - 380 058, India,

Phone: 02717 – 308250 / 308313.

 

Step 8- Once the application fee for MICAT 2019 has been paid, candidates will have to click on the submit button.

Candidates will receive an email containing the MICA id and password after they have successfully registered themselves.

 

MICAT Exam Centres 2019

The exam centres of MICAT 2019 comprises of the list of cities where MICAT I & II 2019 will be conducted. In all probability MICAT 2019 will be conducted in 39 cities. It was in 2017 that the exam was held at 39 cities. While filling the application form of MICAT 2019, candidates will have to select at least three cities according to their preference. Candidates can select the cities from the table that is given below:

 

MICAT 2019 Exam Cities

Ahmedabad

Dhanbad

Mumbai

Aizawl

Gurgaon

Muzaffarnagar

Ajmer

Gwalior

Nagpur

Aligarh

Guwahati

Navi Mumbai

Allahabad

Hyderabad

Noida

Bareily

Indore

Panjim

Bangalore

Jaipur

Patna

Bhopal

Jammu

Pune

Bhubaneswar

Kanpur

Raipur

Chandigarh

Kochi/ Ernakulam

Ranchi

Chennai

Kolkata

Trivandrum

Dehradun

Lucknow

Vadodara

Delhi

Meerut

Visakhapatnam

MICAT Exam Pattern 2019

MICAT 2019 exam pattern comprises of the type of questions that are likely to be asked in the entrance test, the marking scheme, mode of exam. Candidates can check the table that is given below to know about the exam pattern of MICAT 2019. However, MICA reserves the right to change MICAT exam pattern 2019 at any point of time.

Sections

Total number of Questions

Section 1

Descriptive Test

4

Section 2

Divergent Convergent Reasoning

30

General Awareness

25

Verbal Ability

25

Quantitative Analysis

25

Section 3

Psychometric Test

36

Marking Scheme for MICAT 2019: Candidates will not lose any marks for answering incorrectly the questions in section 1 and 3. However, ¼ of the total marks will be deducted for every answer given wrongly in section 2.

 

MICAT Syllabus 2019

The syllabus of MICAT 2019 consists of the topics and subjects from which the questions will be asked in the entrance exam. The questions that will be asked in MICAT 2019 will be formulated in a way to assess the logical reasoning, analytical skills, verbal ability, written communication skills, creative potential and general awareness about social and industry related issues. Candidates should also be aware about marketing, advertising and media.

 

MICAT 2019 will be divided into six portions (three sections):

  • Psychometric Test

  • Descriptive Test

  • Verbal Ability

  • Quantitative Ability

  • General Awareness

  • Divergent-Convergent Reasoning

The detailed syllabus of MICAT 2019 is given below:

 

General Knowledge

  • Advertising

  • Marketing

  • Film and Media

  • National Current Affairs

  • News Presenters

  • Sports News

  • Politics

  • Indian Constitution

  • Literature

  • Science & research

  • History

  • Geography, etc

Reasoning and Verbal Ability

  • Visual Reasoning

  • Data Sufficiency

  • Statement-Conclusions

  • Word Combination, etc.

Quantitative Ability

  • Arithmetic

  • Algebra

  • Geometry

  • Numbers

  • Trigonometry

  • Set Theory, etc.

MICAT Sample Papers 2019

Sample papers of MICAT 2019 can be downloaded and solved by the candidates as it will help them to get an idea about the type of questions that are asked in the MICAT entrance exam. They will also get to know the difficulty level of the exam by solving MICAT 2019 sample papers. By solving MICAT 2019 sample papers, candidates will also get to know how much time they need to devote to each section and accordingly they will be able to draw a strategy.

 

MICAT Admit Card 2019

Candidates who successfully register for the entrance exam, they will be able to download MICAT I 2019 admit card tentatively in third week of December 2018, while those who will appear in MICAT II 2019, they will be able to download MICAT 2019 admit card in second week of February by entering the requisite details.

 

Information mentioned on Admit Card of MICAT 2019

 

The details that are mentioned in MICAT 2019 admit card are :

  • Name of the candidate

  • Roll Number of the candidate

  • Address of MICAT 2019 exam centre

  • Image and signature of the candidate

  • Exam day instructions

MICAT Selection Procedure 2019

Candidates who are looking forward to seek admission at MICA, they will have to undergo three stages of selection.

 

Stage 1 of Selection for MICAT 2019

MICAT 2019 selection procedure involves three stages which includes:

Candidates should have valid score in any of the three exams that are listed below:

  1. XAT 2019
  2. CAT 2019
  3. GMAT 2017 (onwards)

Stage 2 of MICAT 2019 selection

In MICAT 2019 entrance exam, candidates will have to qualify the Psychometric test apart from being assessed on other parameters

 

Stage 3 of MICAT selection 2019

Candidates who clear the entrance exam, they will have to take the group exercise (GE) and personal interview.

  • It is mandatory for the candidates to score 3.5 or more on a scale of five in GE

  • Candidates will have to score at least four or more points on a scale of five in personal interview

The weightage that will be given to different stages is mentioned below:

  • GE – 20%

  • CAT, GMAT, XAT -20%

  • PI-30%

  • MICAT-30%

MICAT Result 2019

The final result of MICAT 2019 will be announced by MICA in online mode tentatively in last week of March 2019. Candidates will be able to check MICAT 2019 result by entering their MICAT 2019 application number and then they will have to click on the “get result” button. The best of two scores of MICAT 2019 are taken into account while preparing the final MICAT result 2019. The result of MICAT I 2019 will be declared tentatively in first week of January 2019 while that of MICAT II 2019 will be announced in last week of February 2019.

 

MICAT Cutoff 2019

The cutoff of MICAT 2019 is the minimum marks or the percentile which the candidates will have to score to be eligible to participate in the next round of selection which comprises of GE and personal interview. Some of the parameters which are taken into account while determining the MICAT 2019 cutoff are:

  •  Total number of candidates who appeared for the test

  •  Total number of seats available

  •  Difficulty level of the question papers

  •  Past years cutoff trends

MICA does not officially release MICAT cutoff. However, if the authorities release it, then it will be updated on this page.

 

MICAT FAQs 2019

 

Question: When will the application form for MICAT I 2019 be available? 

Answer: MICAT I 2019 application form will be available in online mode tentatively in the last week of September 2019 and candidates can register till the first week of December.

 

Question: What are the parameters that are taken into account to be eligible to apply for MICAT 2019?

Answer: Candidates who are in the final year of graduation they will be eligible to apply for MICAT 2019. Apart from that, the students will have to appear in CAT 2019, XAT 2019 or GMAT (2017)or later. 

 

Question: When will the notification for MICAT 2019-20 come? 

Answer: The notification for MICAT 2019 is likely to come out in August 2018. 

 

Question: Will the candidate be allowed to appear in both the MICAT? 

Answer: Candidates can appear in both the MICAT 2019. However, the better score of the two will be taken into account. 

 

Question: Will mock tests for MICAT be available? 

Answer: Mock tests will be available for MICAT 2019 so that the students get used to answering questions in computer-based mode? 

 

Question: How many questions will be asked in MICAT?

Answer: Total 145 questions will be asked in the test. You can check the section wise distribution in exam pattern which is given above.

 

Question: I am second year student of B.A programme, am I eligible to take MICAT 2019?

Answer: No, you are not eligible for MICAT 2019. Next year you can apply for MICAT 2020. For more details check the MICAT eligibility criteria section given on this page.

 

Question: When will the result be announced by MICA?

Answer: MICA Ahmedabad will announce the result of MICAT 2019 in March.

 

 

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aditya guru 4 months ago

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Aditya GuruLast Seen: 1 week 17 hours agoJoined on: 30-May-2015Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

Pls tell me specifically by explaining every institution wise how is my academic records for admission in iim and mica

10th - 10 CGPA 12th - 97.40 % BSC(PCM) - 85%

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Anupama Guha 4 months ago

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Anupama GuhaLast Seen: 1 week 15 hours agoJoined on: 08-Mar-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Aditya,You already have a good academic background. So you should start building your resume to better your chances.In order to crack IIM's you need to appear for CAT and MICAT for MICA, Ahmedabad....Read More
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Raj 5 months ago

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RajLast Seen: 4 months 1 week agoJoined on: 08-Mar-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Which is the best coaching institute for MICAT?

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Sk Arif Ahmed 5 months ago

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Sk Arif AhmedLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 09-Jan-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
There is obviously nospecific offlinetraining for MICAT; however, most of the coaching centres do have special classes for MICAT preparation. Specific online programmes are available at -: 1)Career...Read More

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Manisha Gupta 5 months ago

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Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 1 day 13 hours agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

MICAT 2018 Result has been Announced!! Check your result!!

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Manisha Gupta 5 months ago

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I would suggest you to go through with the given below link & follow the steps to check your MICAT 2018 result.

MICAT 2018 Result

 

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Ninad Desai 5 months ago

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My total score for micat 2 is 42 marks and cat score is 77.28 %ile. can i get a call from mica?

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Akshay Kadam Expert 5 months ago

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MICA does not release MICAT cutoff for admission. The institute shortlists candidates on the basis of section-wise scaled scores. Once the result is announced, MICA may declare the MICAT 2018 cutoff f...Read More

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Sunayana Reddy 5 months ago

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Don't you have solved MICAT papers? Or solutions to the papers you provided?

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Surbhi Dongare 5 months ago

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Surbhi DongareLast Seen: 1 month 1 week agoJoined on: 16-Jan-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Hi Sunayna,

You can refer the link for paper related MICAT on the link https://bschool.careers360.com/articles/micat-sample-paper.

Hope this helps. All the best!!