MICA (Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad) has released the notification, regarding the admission procedure, for 2019 -2021 batch. Previously, MICAT 1 was scheduled on the same day as IIFT 2018. Due to the clash the date for MICAT 1 has now been changed to Dec 01, 2018. For MICA, an aspirant requires a minimum cut off score in CAT/XAT along with MICAT.
What is MICAT?
MICAT is conducted by Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad (MICA) every year for admission into its courses. The exam is conducted twice in a year, in the month of December and February. The candidate can appear for both the exams. The better score in the two is counted.
- Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or equivalent qualification from a recognised university
- Final year students can also apply
- A valid CAT/XAT/GMAT score
|EVENTS||DAYS AND DATES|
|MICAT – I Registration opens||Thursday, August 23, 2018|
|MICAT – I Registration closes||Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 11:50 pm|
|Issue of MICAT- I Call Letters/Admit Card||Monday, November 26, 2018|
|MICAT – I||Sunday, December 01,2018|
|MICAT -I Score||Tuesday, December 18,2018|
|MICAT – II Registration opens||Thursday, January 3, 2019|
|MICAT – II Registration closes||Wednesday, January 30, 2019. at 11:50pm|
|Issue of MICAT- II Call Letters/Admit Card||Monday, February 04, 2019|
|MICAT – II||Saturday, February 09, 2019|
|MICAT – II Score||Tuesday, February 19, 2019|
|GE & PI Shortlist||Tuesday, February 19, 2019|
|GE & PI at Delhi and Kolkata||Thursday-Saturday, March 7, 8 & 9, 2019|
|GE & PI at MICA, Ahmedabad||Tuesday & Wednesday, March 12 & 13, 2019|
|GE & PI at Bangalore & Mumbai||Saturday-Monday, March 16, 17 & 18, 2019|
|Final results||Monday, March 25, 2019|
The Application fee for MICAT 1 is Rs 1985/-
Mode of Exam
MICAT is a computer based test (CBT) and is conducted twice in an year across 48 cities in the country.
MICAT Exam Pattern:
The exam pattern of MICAT is as follows:
|Part 1||Psychometric test||25 minutes|
|Part 2||Ability, Quantitative Ability, General Awareness and Divergent-Convergent Reasoning||105 minutes|
|Part 3||Descriptive Test||35 minutes|
- The total duration of the test is 165 minutes
- Each part has individual time limits
- A candidate needs to qualify in the Psychometric test only then the performance in the further sections will be assessed
- There is no negative marking for questions in Part 1 and Part 3 for Part 2 there is a negative marking of ¼th of the allotted marks.
Last year’s break up of questions is as follows
|Section||No of Questions|
|Part 1||Descriptive Test||4|
|Part 2||Verbal Ability||25|
|Part 3||Psychometric Test||36|
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