CAT 2021 Application Form Correction (Ended) – Edit Photo, Signature, Test City

CAT 2021 Application Form Correction – IIM Ahmedabad has closed CAT 2021 Form Correction window on 27 Sep 2021. Through it, candidates could have edited photo, signature, and test city preference. This was a one time opportunity, which was only open online, at iimcat.ac.in. The CAT 2021 form correction window was available under the candidates login. Hence, candidates needed user id and password to access it. Know more details on CAT 2021 application form correction from below.

CAT 2021 Application Form Correction

Direct Link Click Here to do CAT 2021 application form correction

It is very important to submit application form correctly so that you can get CAT 2021 admit card on 27 Oct 2021. So, make most of this opportunity and correct errors in CAT application form.

Note – Only those candidates who have completed the fee payment will be able to do the CAT form correction.

CAT 2021 Form Correction Date

The dates for CAT application form correction 2021 are as follows:

CAT 2021 Form CorrectionDates
Last date to apply22 Sep 2021
Correction window opens on25 Sep 2021
Correction window closes on27 Sep 2021 5.00 pm

How to Access CAT 2021 Application Form Correction Window?

The candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to edit the CAT 2021 application form.

Step 1 – Visit the official website of CAT 2021 i.e. iimcat.ac.in.

Step 2 – Log in to the portal using your User ID and password.

Step 3 – Click on the edit button to perform the corrections for CAT 2021.

Step 4 – Once you click the edit button, a window will open. It will have 2 options – edit documents and edit test center.

Step 5 – Click on edit documents to upload the correct photograph and signature according to the required format. Click on submit to complete the process.

Step 6 – Now click on the edit button to edit the test city preference. Choose the preferred city 1,2,3,4,5,6 from the drop-down menu.

Step 7 – Click on submit. The application form correction process is over now.

Step 8 – Download the updated application form.

What Details Can be Edited via CAT 2021 Application Form Correction

Like the last year, IIM Ahmedabad is giving the candidates to only edit certain aspects of the CAT 2021 application form. Candidates will only be able to edit the following details in the CAT 2021 application form.

  • Photograph
  • Signature
  • Test city preference

What Details Cannot be Edited via CAT 2021 Application Form Correction

For now, IIM-A is not allowing to edit any other details except from the three things mentioned above. Hence, you cannot edit:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Date of birth
  • Address
  • Parents name
  • Academic details
  • Work experience
  • Personal details like name, age, gender, address, parent’s name
  • Academic details
  • Work experience details

What are the Correct CAT 2021 Image Specification

If a candidate wants to make some changes in their image, they can do the same when the correction window for CAT 2021 opens. Images uploaded by the candidate should meet these specifications.

ImagesDimensionsFile SizeFormat
Photograph30 mm x 45 mmless than 1 MBJPEG / JPG
Signature80 mm x 35 mmless than 80 KBJPEG / JPG

The important point to remember while doing image correction

  • The photograph should be recent i.e. not more than 6 months old.
  • Photograph must have a white background.
  • Photgraph should be clear i.e. face, neck, and shoulders are visible.
  • Candidates should not use any type of filter while clicking the photograph.
  • Photos should be scanned using scanner only. Do not use any mobile application to scan.
  • Aspirants can refer to the below images for sample photos.

Common Mistakes to Look for While Doing CAT 2021 Application Form Correction

The candidates need to look for these points while doing the CAT application form correction.

  • Upload the images in the correct format and size.
  • After choosing the test city preferences in the form, double check the selected option to make sure.
  • IIM Ahmedabad gives only one time option to change the details in application form during the correction window opening. So make sure to upload the correct information.

CAT 2021 Application Form Correction Important Points

  • Candidates will only be able to edit these details in form correction.
    • Photograph
    • Signature
    • Test City Preference
  • The correction window will be opened for a very short duration of time.
  • Candidates who have not paid the registration fees will not able to do the form correction.
  • Aspirants are advised to upload the documents in the correct format.

FAQs about CAT 2021 Application Form Correction

Q. Where can I edit the details in my CAT 2021 application form?

A. You can edit your CAT 2021 details on its official website i.e. iimcat.ac.in.

Q. When will I be able to edit details in CAT 2021 application form?

A. Once the CAT 2021 registration is complete, IIM Ahmedabad will open a correction window. The last date of CAT 2021 registration is 22 Sep 2021.

Q. Can I edit my test city in the application form?

A. Yes, you can edit your test city preference in the CAT application form once the form correction window is open. Log in to the official website of CAT 2021 i.e. iimcat.ac.in and make the changes.

Q. What details can I edit in my CAT application form?

A. You can edit these details in your CAT application form – photograph, signature, and test city preference.

Q. I entered the incorrect work experience details in CAT 2021 application form. What should I do?

A. You cannot edit your work experience details in the CAT 2021 correction window. But you can call the CAT 2021 helpline desk number or send an email address to cathelpdesk@iimcat.co.in regarding your grievance.

Q. Can I edit my CAT form after submission

Q. Yes, you can. IIM-A is allowing correction facility from 25 to 27 Sep 2021.

Q. How to change name in CAT registration

A. The facility to change name might be provided officially. However, if not, then contact the authority at cathelpdesk@iimcat.co.in .

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