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Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test 

Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kerala conducts the Common Admission Test (CAT) and some other entrance tests for admission in various courses offered by CUSAT University. Candidates can get admission in CUSAT University and its three affiliated campuses in various degree/diploma and certificate courses through the entrance tests. Candidates can also apply on the basis of GATE and Management Aptitude Test (MAT) scores. Candidates can get details of CUSAT 2018 Application Form including dates, eligibility & how to apply process.

Schedule
CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Schedule

Events

Dates (Announced)

Online Registration Starts (except Ph.D/M.Phil/Diploma or certificate programmes)

7th February 2018

Last date of Online Registration without late fee

28th February 2018

Online Registration with Rs. 100/- late fee

1st – 3rd March 2018

Online registration by International students

7th February to 30th April 2018

Issue of DAT Application Form (offline) for PhD, M Phil & Diploma Programmes

7th February to 5th March 2018

Extended date of Online registration for M.Tech programme (with Rs. 100/- late fee)

22nd – 30th April 2018

Admit card downloading for online test (CAT)

15th – 29th April 2018

Result Declaration (CAT)

3rd week of May 2018

Counselling Starts

2nd week of July 2018


Eligibility
Eligibility Criteria For CUSAT CAT 2018

Candidates should check the eligibility criteria given below before applying:

Eligibility for B.Tech:

  • Candidates must pass the Intermediate/equivalent from any recognized board.
  • For B.Tech Programmes (except Marine Engineering), candidates must have obtained 50% marks in Mathematics individually and 50 % marks together in PCM subjects.

Eligibility for M.Tech:

  • Candidates must hold a B.Tech, or BE  degree in the relevant field from any recognized university.
  • Candidates should have obtained 60% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Student should have a valid GATE score card.


Fees
CUSAT CAT -2018 Registration Fees

Categories/Candidates

Application Fee

General

Rs. 1000/-

ST/SC

Rs. 500/-

International candidates/PIO/Children of Indian Gulf Workers

US$ 100/-

NRI candidates

Rs. 5000/-

Additional fee for those opting the test centre at Dubai

Rs. 10, 000/-

PhD/M.Phil Programmes (General candidates)

Rs. 1000/-

PhD/M.Phil Programmes (SC/ST candidates)

Rs. 500/-

PDF/Diploma/Certificate Programmes (General candidates)

Rs. 100/-

PDF/Diploma/Certificate Programmes (SC/ST candidates)

Rs. 50/-


Pattern
CUSAT CAT-2018 Exam's Pattern

  • CUSAT CAT is a computer based test (CBT) and its language of instruction is English only.
  • The duration of the first degree programmes entrance exam is three hours.
  • The questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
  • This Exam includes 250 objective type questions which is based on Plus two syllabus. Around 125 questions are from Mathematics and 125 from Physics and Chemistry with physics to chemistry ratio maintained at 3:2.

Note: Aspirants have to score a minimum of 10 marks for each subject (PCM) to be eligible to figure in the respective rank list. However, this requirement of marks is not applicable for SC/ST students.

Syllabus
Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test 

Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kerala conducts the Common Admission Test (CAT) and some other entrance tests for admission in various courses offered by CUSAT University. Candidates can get admission in CUSAT University and its three affiliated campuses in various degree/diploma and certificate courses through the entrance tests. Candidates can also apply on the basis of GATE and Management Aptitude Test (MAT) scores. Candidates can get details of CUSAT 2018 Application Form including dates, eligibility & how to apply process.

Cut off

Date
CUSAT CAT -2018 Examination Date

Programme

Date

All B.Tech. Programmes, M.Sc. (5 year Integrated ) Photonics, 5 year integrated course in M.Sc, Physics/ Chemistry/Mathematics/Statistics, 5 year BBA LLB(Hons.), 5 year B.Com LLB(Hons.), PG programmes of M.A Hindi, MA Economics, Lateral Entry to MCA and M.Sc. Computer Science and Dual Degree programmes of LLM(IP)Ph.Dand LL.M(IPR) Ph.D.

28.04.2018

Saturday

Various PG programmes, B.Tech. Lateral Entry (for admission to third Semester of B.Tech. Programmes except Ship Technology and Marine Engineering), MCA, 3 year LLB, B.Voc,. and M.Voc. Programmes

29.04.2018

Sunday