- CUSAT CAT
About CUSAT CAT 2020
Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) has cancelled the Common Admission Test, also called CUSAT CAT which was scheduled for July 27 and 28. The university will soon will issue the fresh admission guidelines for all courses. The application form of CUSAT CAT 2020 was available in online mode till February 15. The admission authority of the institute will release the result of CUSAT CAT 2020 in online mode. The successfully qualified candidates were able to register for the counselling session based on the merit list. During the counselling process, candidates will have to verify their documents and pay the counselling fees to confirm their allotted seat.
Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) was established in 1971 and is a government-owned autonomous university in Kochi, Kerala. The University has a total of three campuses in Kerala: two in Kochi and one in Kuttanad, Alappuzha.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test|
|Short Exam Name||CUSAT CAT|
|Conducting Body||Cochin University of Science and Technology|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||University Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||1000 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Online|
|Exam Duration||3 Hours|
CUSAT CAT 2020 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
11 Feb, 2020 - 15 Feb, 2020
Late Fee Application | Mode: Online
08 Jan, 2020 - 10 Feb, 2020
Application | Mode: Online
CUSAT CAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates appearing for admission to Cochin University must refer to eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT 2020 so as to know their eligibility for appearing in the entrance examination. CUSAT CAT 2020 eligibility criteria are set as a parameter by the admission authority which candidates must fulfil if they wish to take admission in University. Candidates will be required to fulfil all the prerequisites listed as CUSAT CAT eligibility criteria 2020 and check the same carefully before filling the application form. In case any candidate who does not meet eligibility criteria appeared for CUSAT CAT entrance examination, they will not be given admission even if he/she qualifies the entrance examination.
CUSAT CAT 2020 has been cancelled. The university will soon issue fresh admission guidelined and eligibility criteria for admission in the institute. However, the basic CUSAT CAT eligibility criteria remain the same. Candidates who do not fulfil the CUSAT CAT 2020 eligibility criteria will not be allowed to appear for the exam.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria
- Candidates should have passed 10+2 or equivalent from the state board of Kerala or any other boards
- Candidates should have Mathematics and Physics as compulsory and Chemistry as optional subject in their Class 12th exam
- Candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in Mathematics and overall 50% aggregate in Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry
- Candidates applying for B.Tech Marine Engineering will have to produce the physical & eye fitness test from a medical officer approved by the DG Shipping at the time of admission
- Candidates belonging to the SEBC with non-creamy layer status of Kerala State will be considered under the reservation quota and would be required to have 45% in Mathematics alone and 45% aggregate in Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry
The candidates were required to check the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 before filling in the application form. The candidates are required to meet certain criteria as set by the CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 if the candidate wished to take admission in the institute. Following criteria are to be met by the candidate:
- Candidate should have passed 10+2 or equivalent with at least 60% marks including languages in Science/Commerce Group or with at least 55% marks including languages in Arts/Humanities Stream
- Candidate belonging to the reserved categories will be required to have at least 50% marks in their 10+2
- Candidate of any age can apply for the CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020
The aspiring candidates who are willing to take admission to the three year law programme in the University are advised to go through the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT LLB 2020 before filling the application form online. The admission will be given to only those candidates who will meet the eligibility criteria as set by the University. Following parameters have been set by the university:
- Candidates should have secured at least 50% aggregate marks in their degree
- Candidates belonging to the reserved categories should have secured at least 45% aggregate marks in their degree
- There is no age bar to appear in CUSAT CAT LLB 2020.
The candidates seeking for the admission in the University will be required to meet the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT LLM 2020. The admission will be provided to the candidates who are only eligible. Candidate must possess at least 55% marks in their Bachelor’s degree from any University in the State of Kerala or an any examination from any other University accepted by the Syndicate considered equivalent by the University.
CUSAT CAT M.C.A. Eligibility Criteria
The candidates will be required to meet the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT MCA 2020 to get the admission in the MCA degree programme offered by the University. Candidates must meet the following CUSAT CAT MCA 2020 eligibility criteria to qualify for the admission process.
- Candidates should have studied Mathematics as one of the compulsory subject in their 10+2 or equivalent
- Candidates should be graduate student with a degree in any of these: Electronics / Computer Science / Computer Applications / Engineering / Technology
- Candidates should have secured at least 55% aggregate marks in their graduation
CUSAT CAT 2020 Application Process
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
The application form of CUSAT CAT 2020 was released by the admission authorities on January 8. The candidates were able to submit CUSAT CAT 2020 application form till February 10. However, the candidates were able to submit the applications till February 15 by paying an additional late fee. The candidates were required to register before filling the application form and thereafter had to provide the personal and academic details in the application form.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Application Form Process
Candidates applying to CUSAT CAT 2020 were required to go through the following step-wise procedure to fill in their application form.
STEP 1-Registration: Candidates applying to CUSAT CAT 2020 were required to register first by providing their personal details such as name, email address, mobile number and date of birth. The email address of the candidate was served as the user name for further reference. After the successful registration, an OTP was sent to the candidate’s email address and the candidate had to verify to the link/OTP received.
STEP 2- Log in: After the successful registration of the CUSAT CAT 2020, candidates had to login to the portal by using the username and password and then had to fill in the application form.
STEP 3- Filling the Application Form: Candidates applying for the exam were required to fill in their personal as well as academic details after they have successfully logged into the portal. Following details were required to be filled in:
- Personal details such as name, contact number, age, date of birth, gender, nationality, category, parents details, hostel accommodation required or not, address for communication
- Academic details
- Course of study
- Test location
- Upload Recent passport size photograph and signature in the prescribed format
- Other necessary documents in PDF format
STEP 4- Payment: After the successful completing of the application form, the candidates were required to pay the application form fees. The application form fee of CUSAT CAT 2020 was Rs. 1000/- for general & OBC category and Rs. 500/- for SC/ST category.
|General, OBC||Online||Male, Female||₹ 1000|
|SC, ST||Online||Male, Female||₹ 500|
CUSAT CAT 2020 Syllabus
CUSAT CAT B.Tech Syllabus
CUSAT CAT B.A. L.L.B Syllabus
Law related matters
Reasoning/ Logical thinking
General knowledge/ Current affairs
CUSAT CAT L.L.B Syllabus
Proficiency in english
Genral Knowledge / Current affairs
CUSAT CAT L.L.M Syllabus
Proficiency in English and GK
Analytical reasoning capability
Compulsory papers in law
CUSAT CAT M.C.A. Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics/B.Sc. subsidiary level Mathematics
Patterns of words
Logic decoding etc
CUSAT CAT 2020 Exam Pattern
Candidates will be able to check CUSAT CAT 2020 exam pattern to get an idea about the types of questions, number of questions, marking scheme and other details related to the pattern of the exam. CUSAT CAT is a computer-based test (CBT) exam of duration 3 hours which will be held in two sections- Paper-I of Mathematics and Paper-II of Physics and Chemistry. According to CUSAT CAT exam pattern 2020, there will be 250 questions where 3 marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Admit Card
The admission authorities of the institute will release the admit card of CUSAT CAT 2020 for the candidates whose application forms were accepted. The CUSAT CAT 2020 admit card will be issued in online mode. Candidates will be required to download the admit card by entering the details of username and password. Candidates must carry their admit card of CUSAT CAT 2020 at the time of exam. The admit card will comprise of the information such as candidate’s name, roll number, exam date and exam centre details along with the photograph and signature of the candidate and the guidelines or instructions for the candidates. The admit card of CUSAT CAT 2020 should be kept safe until the counselling process is complete.
Cochin University of Science and Technology will release the admit card of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 in the last week of March. All the details related to time, venue, roll number and examination could be found on the admit card of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020. It should be noted that no candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall without the presence of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 Admit Card.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Exam Centers
Documents Required at Exam
- CUSAT CAT 2020 admit card
- Government id proof
CUSAT CAT 2020 Answer Key
The candidate who will appear for the exam will only be able to check the answer key of CUSAT CAT 2020. The answer key and response sheets will be released by the university to help the candidates calculate their probable scores before the official result is announced.
Cochin University of Science and Technology had released the answer key of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 in the second week of April, 2020 in online mode. With the help of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 Answer Key, candidates could get to know the correct answers to the ones marked in the law examination.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Result
The result of CUSAT CAT 2020 will be announced by the admission authority of the University. CUSAT CAT 2020 result comprises of the marks and ranks secured by the candidates. Candidates will be able to download the result by logging into the website portal. The candidates are required get a print out of the result of CUSAT CAT 2020 which will be required at the time of the counselling process.
The university has announced the result of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 in the first week of May, 2020. The result of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB will be announced in online mode. Candidates can get all the information related to candidature and marks scored in the CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2020 Result.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Cutoff
The admission authority of the institute will release the cutoff of CUSAT CAT 2020 for the admission of the candidates in their university. CUSAT CAT 2020 will be the minimum marks required by the candidates to have higher chances of admission. Candidates having lower ranks when compared with CUSAT CAT 2020 cutoff will have less chances of getting the admissions in the university. The candidates are advised to score more than the cutoff rank so that they have a better chance of getting the admission. The authority will consider different components while preparing the cutoff list such as difficulty level of the exam, number of candidates who have applied for the exam, and total number of seats available.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Counselling
Mode of Counselling: Online
The successfully qualified candidates will be called to attend the counselling of CUSAT CAT 2020. The candidates will be required to participate in the counselling process to get the admission in the university. During the CUSAT CAT 2020 counselling process, candidates will be required to register and fill their choices as per their preference. Thereafter, the candidates will be required to download the CUSAT CAT 2020 counselling letter and present it at the time of document verification to get the seat in the university. The candidates will be required to pay the counselling fees in order to confirm the seat allotted to the candidates.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Counselling Centers
Documents Required at Counselling
- Class 10th marksheet/certificate
- Class 12th marksheet/certificate
- CUSAT CAT 2020 admit card
- Migration certificate
- Four passport-sized photographs
- CUSAT CAT 2020 application registration confirmation page
- Domicile certificate to prove keralite status
- Character/conduct certificate from the school/institution last attended (in english)
- Transfer certificate from the school/institution last attended (in english)
- Community certificate issued by Tahasildar for claiming admission under Kerala
- Community certificate and non-creamy layer certificate (issued by the competent authority for ‘SEBC’ candidates belonging to the state of Kerala). This is for the candidates who claim communal reservation while filling the application form.
- Sports certificate issued by Kerala state sports council (for claiming admission under sports quota).
- OEC certificate (issued by competent revenue authority for candidates claiming OEC status for fee concession)
- Certificate to prove scheduled caste (KSC)/Kerala scheduled tribe (KST) category
- Physically handicapped certificate (for PHC category students)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: What is CUSAT CAT 2020?
Cochin University of Science and Technology which is commonly known as CUSAT conducts Common Admission Test (CAT) once in a year to admit candidates to various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the institute. The exam is known as CUSAT CAT.
Question: When is the last date to fill the application form of CUSAT CAT 2020?
CUSAT CAT application form 2020 was available from January 8 and can be filled by candidates in online mode. Candidates were fill CUSAT CAT 2020 application form till February 10.
Question: Can a candidate fill CUSAT CAT application form 2020 after February 10?
Cochin University of Science and Technology had allowed candidates to fill the application form of CUSAT CAT 2020 with late fees till February 15.
Question: What is the mode of CUSAT CAT 2020?
The exam will be conducted in online mode.
Question: What is the age limit for candidates to apply?
As per the eligibility criteria, all candidates with no age bar can fill the application form of CUSAT CAT 2020?
Questions related to CUSAT CAT
I got 1640 rank in cusat cat and I belongs to general category did I got admission in cs or it engineering
Congratulations,Your rank is quite good.Based on your rank you can get Information Technology because for Computer Science and Engineering you should have rank below 1K if you are from general category.I am sharing you the official link to check the closing rank of previous year of different campuses for various streams.
My rank is 7555 for CUSAT. i am a resident of Kerala. what are my chances of admission in CUSAT colleges, especially SOE. prefered choice is Computer Science.
It will be hard to get top branch for a state entrance rank above 4k.
If you have reservation then it will help you to get CSE. Better look out for Information technology l. Both IT and CSE are similar except some subject will differ in 3rd n 4rth year.
You can study them in your free time. After IT, you can choose ECE.
Qualifying cutoff is still now known and it is Highly unpredictable because there was lot change and delay by months in the educational process and it effected candidate performance too.
Hope it helps!
I got 5002 in CUSAT CAT .I am wishing to get electrical and electronics engineering in CUSAT Kalamaserry . Is there any chance of getting it?
Since you have not mentioned your category I am assuming that you are from General Category.
According to previous year statistics the cutoff rank for Electrical and Electronics Engineering in CUSAT Kalamaserry is around 2000 (state merit) and 3000 (all india merit) hence the chances for you to get enrolled in this course is less.
sir i have 5693 rank msc programs .can i get admission????
CUSAT CAT stands for CochinUniversity of Science and Technology Common Admission Test.
CUSAT CAT 2020 Cut Off will be declared by exam conducting authorities which will form the basis for counselling. Cut off varies for different colleges and streams. There are certain parameters on which cut off depend as mentioned below:
- Number of candidates applying for the exam
- Difficulty level of the examination
- Number of vacant seats in different institutes
cusat msc chemistry entrance exam syllabus
Here is the Cusat cat entrance exam syllabus for msc chemistry.
You have to give cusat cat exam with this syllabus for taking admission in Msc chemistry.
Sets, Relations and Functions
Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations
Matrices and Determinants
Permutations and Combinations
Sequences and Series
Limit, Continuity and Differentiability
Three Dimensional Geometry
Statistics and Probability
Physics and Measurement
Laws of Motion
Work, Energy and Power
Properties of Solids and Liquids
Oscillations and Waves
Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating currents
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Atoms and Nuclei
Some Basic concepts in Chemistry
States of Matter
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
Block Elements (Alkali And Alkaline Earth Metals)
Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry
Chemistry in everyday life
Gaseous and Liquid States
Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding
Amino acids and Peptides
The eligibility criteria for taking admission in mac chemistry course of Cochin University of Science and Technology is :-
You have a B.Sc. degree with Chemistry/Polymer Chemistry/ Environmental Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry/ Petrochemicals (main) with Mathematics as one of the subsidiary subjects with atleast 55% marks in the main subject.
I hope this helps.