MICAT ( Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmadabad)

Saturday, January 30, 2021

MICAT 2021

MICAT 2021 Notification, Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Admit Card, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result and Counselling

Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmadabad (MICA) conducts MICA Admissions Test for admission to PGDBM-C programme equivalent to an MBA with specializations in Marketing Research, Digital Communication Management, Brand Management, Media Management, and Advertising. Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmadabad (MICA) is an AICTE approved specialized institute offering strategic management and communication courses. MICAT is conducted twice a year. MICAT 1 will be conducted on December 05, 2020, and MICAT 2 will be conducted on January 30, 2021.

MICAT 2 will be conducted on January 30, 2021. The application process of MICAT 2 will begin from November 26, 2020, and will end on January 30, 2021. Hall ticket of MICAT 2021 will be issued on January 27. Declaration date of MICAT 2 result is February 14. The Final result will be declared on March 31. MICAT is a national level entrance examination that will be conducted in computer-based mode. It will be conducted around 27 cities across the country. A large number of students will appear for the exam.

MICAT 2021 Exam Dates

Events Dates
MICAT I Registration Commencement October 6
MICAT I Registration Last Date November 25, 2020 (11:59 pm) November 26, 2020 (11:50 pm)
MICAT I Admit Card December 2, 2020
MICAT I December 5, 2020
MICAT I Result December 21, 2020
MICAT II Registration Commencement November 26, 2020
MICAT II Registration Closes January 20 (11.50 pm), 2021
MICAT II Admit Card January 27, 2021
MICAT II January 30, 2021
MICAT II Result February 14, 2021
GE & PI Shortlist Declaration February 19, 2021
GE & PI at MICA, Ahmedabad March 9 and March 10, 2021
GE & PI at Bangalore & Mumbai March 13 to March 15, 2021
GE & PI at Bangalore & Mumbai March 19 to March 21, 2021
Final Result Last week of March, 2021


MICAT 2021 Application Form

The registration process for MICAT 2021 will be as follows. The process of MICAT 2021 will be commenced in online mode only. All the applicants will not be able to send their application in any other mode. The process for MICAT 1 has begun from the 6th of October 2020. According to the official information, the MICAT 2 will begin from the 26th of November 2020. All the aspirants are advised to fill the application form before the last date. MICAT 2021 application form comprised four steps.

Steps to fill MICAT application form

Step 1: Registration by submitting name, email id and contact details

Step 2: Filling the online MICAT application form

Step 2: Payment of examination fees

Step 3: Previewing application form

MICAT 2021 Application Fee

The application for every candidate will be same and that will be rupees 1985/-. All the aspirants will be able to submit the fee through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ DD (Demand Draft)/ Cash Payment at Counter or Office of MICA.

MICAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate applying for MICAT 2021 must meet educational MICAT Eligibility Criteria requirements laid down by the exam conducting authority. The educational MICAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria are mentioned below:

  • Candidate must have completed his or her bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  • He or she must have completed a minimum of 15 years of education in the format of 10+2+3.
  • The graduation degree in any stream will be considered valid
  • Candidates who are in the final year of their bachelor’s degree can also apply for MICAT 2021
  • Candidate should have valid score in anyone of the following entrance exam namely CAT 2018, XAT 2020 and GMAT (2014 onwards).
  • Foreign Nationals and NRI category candidates are eligible only if they have a valid foreign passport along with valid GMAT/XAT/CAT scores. They can apply under the foreign nationals’ category.

MICAT 2021 Exam Pattern

The MICAT 2021 will be commenced in online mode as a CBT (Computer Based Test). The details other than this such as the type of questions, sections included, number of questions, duration of the examination, and marching scheme is included in this exam pattern. Take a look at the following table to know better about  MICAT 2021 exam pattern.


Number of Questions

Section-I: Writing arguments, Essay and Story

4 descriptive questions

Section-II: Psychometric Test, Reasoning, and Verbal Ability and General Knowledge.

94 questions

MICAT 2021 Syllabus

MICAT syllabus comprises topics from Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, General Awareness, Divergent-Convergent Reasoning and descriptive test. Verbal Ability questions are based on word combination, sentence correction, idioms, analogies, synonyms, antonyms etc. In Quantitative Ability, section questions are asked from arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, statistics etc. General Awareness questions are based on advertising, marketing, politics, geography, current affairs, sports etc.

Check complete MICAT syllabus

MICAT 2021 Admit Card

MICA will issue admit card of MICAT II 2021 exam on 30th January 2021. MICAT admit card will be issued to only those candidates who will successfully register for the exam. To download admit card candidates have to enter their registration and application number.  MICAT admit card have candidates name, roll number, examination venue, photo and signature and exam day instructions.

Click here: List of MICAT 2021 Exam Centres

MICAT 2021 Result

The result of MICAT I has been declared by MICA. The MICAT II result will be announced on February 14. Candidates need to check their result online by entering user id and password. In case, candidates who appears both for MICAT I and MICAT II, the better of the two scores will be considered. On the basis of MICAT 2021 result, the candidates are shortlisted for the next rounds of selection that comprise Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI). The final MICAT result will be announced after the completion of GE/ PI.

MICAT 2021 Counselling

The selection procedure of MICAT 2021 can be divided into three parts -

  • First, the candidates must appear for CAT/ XAT/ GMAT exam. Only the candidates who have appeared for one of these exams are eligible for MICAT.
  • The second stage comprises MICAT 2021 exam. To appear for this exam, the candidates must fill and submit the application form within the specified dates.
  • In the third stage, Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI) will be conducted. For GE and PI, the candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of MICAT 2021 scores.
  • After the completion of the above-mentioned steps, the final result will be declared and the successful candidates will be allotted seats in the Post Graduate Diploma in Management Communications (PGDM-C) offered by MICA. Approximately 1/10th of the total number of candidates who appears in the two MICATs will be shortlisted for GE & PI based on the total scaled scores.

Weightages for final composite Score











MICAT cutoff 2021

MICAT cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that should score to be eligible for next stage of selection process. The examination authority does not release the cutoff. Candidates who will qualify the psychometric test shall be assessed for the various MICAT sections. The Descriptive Tests will be evaluated if the candidates secure minimum cutoff in these sections. Candidates securing the cutoff in Descriptive Test (DT) will be considered for Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. Candidates can check below MICAT 2021 expected cutoff.