CDAC C-CAT Result 2021 and Rank: Date, Check Link

CDAC CCAT Result 2021

CDAC C-CAT Result 2021

CDAC will announce C-CAT 2021 result on January 25, 2021. It will be announced at 5 pm, on Candidates can check it from the student’s login, by entering form number and password. Both C-CAT I, and II have been successfully held. In the result of CDAC C-CAT 2021, marks and rank of the candidates is disclosed. The rank is determined on the basis of performance in Section A / A+B / A+B+C. Candidates who appear for multiple session, get multiple ranks accordingly. On the basis of C-CAT rank-list of the category, candidate are granted admission in the courses.

C-CAT is held for admission of eligible candidates in PG diploma programmes in big data analytics, big data, mobile computing, artificial intelligence, advanced computing etc. The admission is only granted on the baiss of result. Check important dates regarding CDAC C-CAT result 2021 given below.

CDAC C-CAT Result 2021 Dates

CDAC C-CAT Result 2021Dates
Exam date for C-CAT 2021I – 10 Jan 2021
II – 17 Jan 2021
Declaration of C-CAT rank25 Jan 2021
Commencement of 1st counselling25 – 30 Jan 2021
Declaration of first round of seat allocation01 Feb 2021
Last date to pay the first installment of fee08 Feb 2021
Declaration of second round of seat allocation10 Feb 2021
Last date to pay the first installment of fee for the candidates
who have been allocated seats in 2nd round of seat allocation
15 Feb 2021
Payment of caution deposit and online selection of courses – centre (2nd counselling)16 – 19 Feb 2021
Declaration of third round of seat allocation (Based on 2nd counselling)20 Feb 2021
Last date of payment of the balance course fee25 Feb 2021
Registration of students at training centres01 Mar 2021
Beginning of classes for PG Diploma courses02 Mar 2021

Check Result: The candidates can check CDAC C-CAT result 2021 as per the schedule given above at

Important Information To Know:

This year, classes for first two months will be held in online mode. So, those who qualify the exam must have a laptops / PCs with webcam, internet connection, and good qualify headphones.

After two months, depending on the COVID situation, the classes may or may not be shifted to normal physical mode. If the situation is not good, then the training might be done online as well.

Compilation of CDAC C-CAT Result 2021

Determination of raw scores: The raw scores for CDAC C-CAT is calculated according to the marking scheme specified by the official authority.

Determination of ranks: The candidates are allotted ranks according to the performances in Section A, Section A + B, and Section A + B + C.

Also, it must be noted that if candidates have appeared for multiple sections, the multiple ranks are allotted to them.

For instance: Candidates who appeared for section A and B shall be provided 2 ranks -one on the basis of section A and one on the basis section A and B.

Other Important Information

  • Candidates in Category I shall be allocated rank on the basis of performance in section A only.
  • Candidates under Category II shall be allocated ranks on the basis of performance in section A and section A+B.
  • Lastly, candidates under Category III gets rank on the basis performance in section A, section A+B, and section A+B+C.

Who is Not Awarded CDAC C-CAT 2021 Rank?

The following candidates shall not be awarded CDAC C-CAT 2021 rank:

  • Candidates with lowest 10% performances in section A, B, or C shall not qualify for ranking that section.
  • If the above criteria is not applicable, but candidates get zero or less than zero in any section then also they shall not be granted rank.
  • If candidates under Category II or III did not qualify section A then also they are not allocated rank in Category I or II or III, irrespective of marks in section B and C.
  • In case, candidate applied for Category II or III and did not qualify section B then also rank is not allocated.

CDAC C-CAT Result 2021 Tie-Breaking Criteria

In case if two or more candidates obtain same marks in Category A, Category A + B and Category A + B + C, then the following tie-breaking criteria shall be followed to resolve the ties:

  • Firstly, the candidates with higher marks in Section A are given better rank
  • If the tie is still there, then the candidate having higher value of ratio of ‘number of correct answers / number of attempted questions’ in the specific section needed for that particular category of courses shall be given a better rank.
  • The candidates with the same value of this ratio and have the same Section A marks shall be then given the same C-CAT rank.

How to Check CDAC C-CAT Result 2021?

The result for CDAC C-CAT can be checked from candidate’s login. Given below are the steps to check it.

Step 1: Firstly, click on the link above.

Step 2: Following this a login appears on the screen. It looks as shown below.

CDAC C-CAT Result 2021

Step 3: Next, the candidates need to enter form number and password.

Step 4: Lastly, click on the “login” button and check your CDAC C-CAT 2021 result.

What to do if Forgot CDAC C-CAT 2021 Login Credentials?

If the candidates have forgotten their login credentials of CDAC C-CAT 2021, then they can get them back by following the steps given below.

For Application Form Number: To get the application form number of CDAC C-CAT, check your registered email id as the form number send there after the registration.

To get CDAC C-CAT 2021 Login Password

1st step: First of all, go to the official website and then, go to the login window.

2nd step: Next, click on the ‘Forgot Password’ button.

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3rd step: A new window will open. Now enter the form number and registered e-mail id.

Forgot CDAC C-CAT 2021 Login Password

4th step: Next, click on the ‘submit’ button.

5th step: Lastly, write down the password that appears on the screen and try to login.

Details Mentioned in CDAC C-CAT Result 2021

The candidates are going to observe the following details in their respective CDAC C-CAT rank lists.

  • Name of the candidate
  • Form number
  • Rank obtained
  • Option for choice filling

CDAC C-CAT 2021 Training Centres

CDAC offers PG Diploma courses at its training centres located in the following cities:

CDAC C-CAT 2021 Training Centres
Navi Mumbai
New Delhi

CDAC C-CAT Counselling 2021

The candidates whose names appear in CDAC C-CAT 2021 rank lists are required to then, participate in the counselling. The counselling process of CDAC C-CAT comprises of two counselling sessions and 3 rounds of seat allocations. During the online counselling process, the candidates have to:

Choice Filling: The candidates have to first submit their preferences of courses and centre preferences. The candidates can submit as many preferences they want for courses-centres as per the applied category.

Seat Allocation: According to the C-CAT ranksand order of preferences of courses and chosen by the candidates, the seats are allocated.

Note: During both the counselling sessions (1st and 2nd), the candidates are allowed to give the preferences of the courses according to the category they have selected while filling CDAC C-CAT 2021 application form.

Once, the seats are allocated the candidates have to pay the course fee.

CDAC C-CAT 2021 Fee Structure

The fee for all PG Diploma courses as to be paid in two installments. Check the fee structure for the courses offered via CDAC C-CAT 2021 from below.

PG-DBDARs 103500 + GST
All PG Diploma courses (Except PG-DBDA and PG-DAI)Rs 81,000 + GST
PG-DAIRs 135000 + GST


  • It must be noted that no demand draft or cheque or cash shall be accepted at any CDAC C-CAT training centres for the submission of any installement of course fees. The fee can be paid via NEFT from any back account to CDAC centre where the candidates have been allotted seat.
  • No deduction in fees will be done in case the PG diploma classes have to be continued in the online mode due to the pandemic or any other situations.

CDAC C-CAT 2021 Seat Structure

The candidates can check CDAC C-CAT 2021 seat structure from below:

CDAC C-CAT 2021 Scholarship

CDAC Kolkata and CDAC Mohali offers a scholarship of Rs 3000 per month (for a total period of 5 months) for the students joining these centres after the full payment of fee. The candidates can contact these two centes for further details.

CDAC Common Placement Programme

The placement cells of CDAC organise common placement programme for the students of PG Diploma. The placements are conducted at Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune and Noida every year. The training centres are also attached with these centres to give a fair chance of placements to students from all the centres accross India.

All the training centres actively coordinate and organise campus interviews fir its PG Diploma students. More than 400 companies took part in the placement process in th year 2019 and 2020. The overall placement that was achieved overall India was 80%.

CDAC Common Campus Placements Region (CCPP)Cities of Training Centres Attached in CCPP
Bengaluru Bengaluru, Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram,
NoidaNoida, Mohali
MumbaiKolkata, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Nashik, Silchar
PuneIndore, Karad, Jaipur, Nagpur, New Delhi, Patna, Pune

Some of the companies that recruit through CCPP are:

CDAC C-CAT Result 2021

CDAC C-CAT Hostel Facilities

The hostel facilities are available at CDAC Training Centres. However, the facilities are given according to first-come-first-served-basis. The outstation candidates are given preference at the time of allotment.

The interested candidates can avail the hostel accommodation after sending their requests for the same to the Administrative Officers at the respective training centres, once the admission lists are published. The rest of the information about hostel / canteen facilities can be obtained by the respective centre’s contact person.

About CDAC C-CAT 2021

CDAC’s Common Admission Test (CDAC C-CAT) is an online test that is conducted for the admission into PG Diploma courses. CDAC C-CAT is conducted twice a year. There are total 3 sections in the test and the candidates are required to appear in the sections as per the category chosen by then in the online application form.

Every section in C-CAT comprises of 150 multiple-choice questions. The candidates are considered for a particular batch as per the rank obtained in C-CAT and course / centre preferences.

About CDAC

Centre for Development and Advanced Computing (CDAC) was established in the year 1988. It has been set up as a scientific society of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Govt. of India. It carries out Research and Development (R & D) in IT, Electronic and other associated areas.

CDAC set up Advanced Computing Training School (ACTS) in 1993 in order to meet the ever-increasing man-power requirements in ICT industry. Since many years, CDAC has designed and delivered various UG and PG programmes and diploma programmes. It has also made a global presence by providing and brand name for India by establishing state-of-the-art IT Training centres and projects in many developing countries like Myanmar, Ghana, Tanzania, Syria, Saudi Arabia and many more.

Frequently Asked Questions in CDAC C-CAT Result 2021

Ques. Where can I check CDAC C-CAT result 2021?

Ans. You can check CDAC C-CAT result 2021 at

Ques. What are the details needed to check CDAC C-CAT result 2021?

Ans. To check the result, you are required to log in by entering the form number and password.

Ques. How are candidates awarded ranks?

Ans. The candidates are awarded ranks according to the performances in Section A, Section A + B or Section A + B + C.

Ques. Can I check CDAC C-CAT result 2021 via offline mode?

Ans. No, you cannot check CDAC C-CAT result via offline mode.