CAT Question Papers of previous year PDFs are an ideal source of preparation. There is nothing better than the previous year CAT exam question papers from 1991-2020. We have listed below all past year CAT question papers PDFs for free downloads.
We strongly advice serious CAT aspirants to scan though all the CAT questions papers one by one to get the feel of the toughness level, CAT syllabus, and the understand the gradual changes in CAT Paper pattern as well.
For your reference, CAT question papers before 2009 were paper pencil based. From 2009 onward CAT has gone online and since then there is drastic change in the paper pattern.
Also, CAT has started releasing CAT papers from 2017 onward, hence there is no official CAT question papers available from 2009 to 2016. For CAT 2018 and 2019, we are also providing the section-wise papers with solutions of both the slots.
The previous year CAT Exam papers have questions of varying difficulty levels. Your hold on concepts of each section and your ability to solve questions of different difficulty will ensure that you solve all the questions from the previous year papers confidently.
The CAT Entrance Exam Question Papers help us to understand the following important points such as the importance of understanding the Paper Pattern, in general, the syllabus and the questions which are frequently asked in large numbers, the difficulty level of the Exam Paper.
The CAT Entrance Exam paper pattern shows the regularity of the questions asked from a particular topic and the concepts around which those questions feature in the exam papers. The CAT Entrance Exam question papers and its pattern also teach us about the following:
Specific areas of a particular topic which an aspirants should focus on.
Difficulty level of questions should he practice the most.
The strategy that we must design, depending upon our strength and weaknesses, to maximize our performance in a particular section.