MICAT 2019: Important Dates | Registration | Exam Pattern | Syllabus | Preparation TipsMICA Admission Test (MICAT) is a university level entrance examination. It is conducted to offer admission to the candidates those seeking admission in Post Graduate Diploma in Management-Communications (PGDMC).

Mudra Institute of Communication (MICA), Ahmedabad is the official authority to conduct the examination. MICAT is conducted twice a year as MICAT-I and MICAT-II. The candidate must have valid scores of the entrance examinations such as CAT, XAT, and GMAT to appear in MICAT.



MICAT 2019 Registration:

Candidates are advised to apply for MICAT 2019 registration after reading the complete information
brochure.

The MICAT application form can be filled and submitted online too.

The registration process will be started from the fourth week of September 2018 for MICAT-I and first
week of January 2019 for MICAT-II.

First of all, candidates have to register on the official website to proceed with filling the application form.

After the successful registration, candidates will be allotted with the system generated user Id and
password to their registered email Id.

With these login credentials, a candidate can fill the application form and submit it before the last date of
registration.




Registration fees? The registration fee of MICAT will be Rs. 1965.

The payment can be done through Credit Card, Demand Draft and Counter Payment (cash payment
in MICA admission office). The DD should be drawn in the favor of ‘MICA’ payable at Ahmedabad,
Gujarat.

MICA Ahmedabad will release MICAT 2019 application form tentatively in the third week of September
2018. Candidates who are planning to appear in MICAT, they will have to register by the first week of
December 2018.

What to keep ready before filling the MICAT 2019 Application Form

Candidates will have to keep the following documents ready before they start filling the MICAT
application form 2019 in online mode.

  • Debit card
  • Credit Card
  • Netbanking details
  • Valid Email address
  • Valid mobile number
  • A scanned photograph of the candidate




How to fill the MICAT 2019 Application Form:

Candidates need to follow the steps that are mentioned below while filling MICAT 2019 application
form.

Step 1- Registration for New User

  • Candidates will have to first register to before they proceed to fill the application form of MICAT 2019.
  • They will have to click on the link that is provided on this page
  • Register by entering valid email address and password

Step 2- Personal Information

In the personal information section of the MICAT 2019 application form, candidates will have to mention
their name, email address, and their father’s parent’s name.



Step 3- Academic Details

In the educational qualification section of MICAT application form 2019, candidates will have to enter
the information that is mentioned below:

  • Class X – the percentage of marks, the name of the college/institute, board or the affiliated university
  • Class XII – the percentage of marks, the name of the college/institute, board or the affiliated university
  • Graduation and Post-graduation (if applicable) – the percentage of marks, the name of the college/institute,
    board or the affiliated university

Step 4-Work Experience

In the work experience section of the application form of MICAT 2019, candidates will have to mention the details which are listed below:

  • Name of the company where they have worked (if any)
  • Total work experience in months
  • Monthly compensation




Step 5- Select the MICAT Exam Centres 2019

Candidates will have to select at least three cities from the list of MICAT 2019 exam centers for MICAT 2019.

MICAT exam center 2019 should be selected in order of preference.

Candidates will have to also select the city where they would like to appear for the group exercise and
personal interview, which is the next stage of the selection round.

MICAT 2019 is likely to be conducted in at least 39 cities.

Step 6- Selection of the Exam

Candidates will have to select the exam in which they would appear such as (i)CAT 2019(ii) XAT 2019
(iii) GMAT (2017 onwards)



Step 7- Uploading of documents

In MICAT application form 2019, candidates will have to upload the documents that are mentioned above.

Step 8-Payment of Fee

Candidates can pay the fee for MICAT 2019 application form through the following modes:

  • Debit Card
  • Credit Card
  • Netbanking

Demand Draft-Candidates can pay the fee for MICAT application form 2019 through demand draft which is drawn in favor of MICA payable at Ahmedabad through BLUE DART courier.



Candidates will have to send the payment advice form after they have filled it and signed it.

The print out of the payment advice form has to be sent along with the DD to the MICA at the following address:

Admissions Office, MICA, Shela,
Ahmedabad – 380 058, India,
Phone: 02717 – 308250 / 308313.

Step 9: Submission of the application form of MICAT 2019

After paying the fee for MICAT application form 2019, candidates will have to click on the submit button.

Candidates will receive their id and password at their registered email address. Candidates can log in
using their MICA id and password and make the necessary changes if any.



MICAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

For admission in MICAT, candidates need to fulfill the eligibilities given below.

– Qualifying Exam: The applying candidate should hold the Bachelor’s degree (in 10+2+3 system) or equivalent recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

– Appearing Candidates: The candidates those appearing in the final year of their examinations towards a Bachelor’s degree are also eligible to apply.



MICAT 2019 Exam Dates:

MICAT 2019 exam date will aware the candidates about various events conducted related to the examination. The given dates are tentative in nature, however, the official dates will be updated after publication if it officially.

Registration starts from
MICAT -I 4th week of September 2018
MICAT II 1st week of January 2019
Closing of Registration
MICAT I Last week of November 2018
MICAT II First week of February 2019
The issue of call letter or admit card
MICAT I 2nd week of December 2018
MICAT II 2nd week of February 2019
 
Exam date
MICAT I 3rd week of December 2018
MICAT II 3rd week of February 2019
 
Publication of result
MICAT I 1st week of January 2019
MICAT II Last week of February 2019




MICAT 2019 Exam Pattern:

Mode of Exam: The exam will be organized through online mode (Computer Based Test).

Type of Questions: The questions will be of objective type and subjective type.

Number of Questions: Total of 144 questions will be asked in the exam.

Total Duration of Exam: The whole examination will be of 2 hours and 45 minutes. 35 minutes will be given to section-I while 130 minutes will be given to Section-II.

Sections: It will be comprised of six sections.

Negative Marking: There is no negative marking for Part 1 and 3. Part 2 has a negative marking of 0.25 percent of the total marks allotted.



MICAT 2019 Syllabus:

MICAT syllabus will be consist of six sections which are, General awareness (GA), Divergent and Convergent Thinking (DCT), and Descriptive Test (DT), Psychometric (P), Verbal ability (VA), Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (QADI). Candidates should go through these sections to
score well in the exam.

What is a good way to prepare for MICAT 2016?

Here are a few tips to better attempt the question paper.

1. Practice your writing exercises. Everyday

There is very little time to complete this exercise, the more you practice the better. Selection to the next round depends a lot on how well you perform in this section. MICA values creativity in individuals, but don’t force it in the paper, write your answer to the point.



2. Do not ignore your Math

Although the MICAT quant section is relatively easier than the CATs and XATs of the country, it is still a very important parameter for qualification. Please brush up on your basics.

3. Read up on brands/advertisements

Be well versed in the general market trends, read up Indian brands( startups especially), acquisitions, Ad agencies including their founders/CEOs. Also be well versed in taglines of brands.

4.Practice Word Associations

If you aren’t familiar with this type of question, please start preparing soon.

Prep groups help.



5.Join Facebook prep groups not Whatsapp

Whatsapp is too cluttered when too many people are on it ( personal preference)

Here is one and I’ve found this one to be the best. https://www.facebook.com/groups/…

6. Relax, You’ll get through.



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