MICAT ( Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmadabad)

Saturday, December 3, 2022

MICAT 2023

MICAT 2023 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 03, 2022, and MICAT 2 will be conducted on January 28, 2023.

MICAT 2 will be conducted on January 28, 2023. The application process of MICAT 2 will begin from November 22, 2022, and will end on January 28, 2023. Hall ticket of MICAT 2023 will be issued on January 30. The Final result will be declared on April 2023. 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 2023 Exam Dates  

MICAT – I: MICA Application start date
September 30, 2022
MICAT – I: Last Date to Apply for MICA Admission
November 19, 2022 till 11.50 PM
Issue of MICAT- I Call Letters/Admit Card
November 30, 2022
MICAT – I: MICAT Exam Date (MICA Institute level Exam)
December 3, 2022
MICAT -I Result & Score Card Release
December 21, 2022
GE & PI Shortlist
February 17, 2023
GE & PI at MICA, Ahmedabad
March 7, 2023
GE & PI at Delhi
March 10, 11 & 12, 2023
GE & PI at Bangalore & Kolkata
March 17 & 18, 2023
GE & PI at Mumbai
March 24 & 25, 2022
Final Admission Results by MICA
First week of April 2023


MICAT - II Dates
MICAT – II: Registration opens
November 22, 2022
MICAT – II: Last Date to Apply for MICA Admission
January 16, 2023 till 11.50 PM
Issue of MICAT- II Call Letters/Admit Card
January 24, 2023
MICAT-II: MICAT Exam Date (MICA Institute level exam)
January 28, 2022
MICAT-II Result and Score Card Release
February 17, 2023
GE & PI Shortlist
February 17, 2023
GE & PI at MICA, Ahmedabad
March 7, 2023
GE & PI at Delhi
March 10, 11 & 12, 2023
GE & PI at Bangalore & Kolkata
March 17 & 18, 2023
GE & PI at Mumbai
March 24 & 25, 2022
Final Admission Results by MICA
First week of April 2023

MICAT 2023 Application Form

The registration process for MICAT 2023 will be as follows. The process of MICAT 2023 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 September 30, 2022. According to the official information, the MICAT 2 will begin from the November 22, 2022. All the aspirants are advised to fill the application form before the last date. MICAT 2023 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 2023 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 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate applying for MICAT 2023 must meet educational MICAT Eligibility Criteria requirements laid down by the exam conducting authority. The educational MICAT 2023 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 2022
  • Candidate should have valid score in anyone of the following entrance exam namely CAT 2022, XAT 2022 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 2023 Exam Pattern

The MICAT 2023 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 2023 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 2023 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 2023 Admit Card

MICA will issue admit card of MICAT II 2023 exam on 30th January 2023. 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 2023 Exam Centres

MICAT 2023 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 2023 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 2023 Counselling

The selection procedure of MICAT 2023 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 2023 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 2023 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 2023

MICAT cutoff is the minimum qualifying mark that one should score to be eligible for the next stage of the 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 2023 expected cutoff.