About CUSAT CAT 2019

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) will be conducting Common Admission Test (CAT) 2019 for admitting the candidates to the B.Tech programmes offered by the institute. CUSAT CAT 2019 will be conducted in an online mode tentatively in the last week of April, 2019. The application form of CUSAT CAT 2019 will be available from the first week of February till the last week of February, 2019. Candidates can apply to CUSAT CAT 2019 even after the last day of submission till the second week of March, 2019 by paying the late fees. The admit card of CUSAT CAT 2019 will be available from the second week of April, 2019 for a week time only. The admission authority of the institute will release the result of CUSAT CAT 2019 in the first week of June, 2019. The successfully qualified candidates will be called for the counselling starting from the first week of June, 2019 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 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. 

Exam level: University Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Cochin University of Science and Technology
Duration 3 Hours

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CUSAT CAT 2019 Important Dates

03 Feb, 2019 - 28 Feb, 2019 (Tentative) Application - CUSAT CAT 2019 Application Form | Mode: Online
01 Mar, 2019 - 10 Mar, 2019 (Tentative) Late Fee Application - CUSAT CAT 2019 Application Form | Mode: Online
14 Apr, 2019 - 28 Apr, 2019 (Tentative) Admit Card - CUSAT CAT 2019 Admit Card | Mode: Online
28 Apr, 2019 (Tentative) Exam - CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam | Mode: Online
02 Jun, 2019 (Tentative) Result - CUSAT CAT 2019 Result | Mode: Online
03 Jun, 2019 - 16 Jun, 2019 (Tentative) Counselling - CUSAT CAT 2019 Counselling | Mode: Online

CUSAT CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

CUSAT CAT B.Tech

Candidates who will be applying to the CUSAT CAT 2019 are advised to check the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT 2019 before filling the application form. The admission authority of the institute will set some criteria for the candidates who wish to take admission into the programmes offered by the institute. Candidates who do not fulfill the CUSAT CAT 2019 eligibility criteria will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

CUSAT CAT 2019 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

CUSAT CAT BA LLB

The aspiring candidates will be required to check the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2019 before filling in the application form. The candidates will be required to meet certain criteria as set by the CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2019 if the candidate wish to take admission in the institute. Following criteria are to met by the candidates: 

  • Candidates 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
  • Candidates belonging to the reserved categories will be required to have at least 50% marks in their 10+2
  • Candidates of any age can apply for the CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2019

CUSAT CAT LLB

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 2019 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

CUSAT CAT LLM

The candidates seeking for the admission in the University will be required to meet the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT LLM 2019. 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 MCA

The candidates will be required to meet the eligibility criteria of CUSAT CAT MCA 2019 to get the admission in the MCA degree programme offered by the University. Candidates must meet the following CUSAT CAT MCA 2019 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

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online Male, Female ₹ 1000
OBC Online Male, Female ₹ 1000
SC Online Male, Female ₹ 500
ST Online Male, Female ₹ 500

The application form of CUSAT CAT 2019 will be released by the admission authorities in the first week of February 2019. The candidates can submit CUSAT CAT 2019 application form till the last week of February 2019. Although, the candidates can also apply after the last day for which the applications will start from the first week of March, 2019 till the second week of March, 2019 by paying the late fees of Rs. 100 along with the normal application fee. The candidates will be required to register before filling the application form and thereafter will have to provide the personal and academic details in the application form.

CUSAT CAT 2019 Application Form Process

Candidates applying to CUSAT CAT 2019 will be required to go through the following step-wise procedure to fill in their application form:

STEP 1-Registration: Candidates applying to CUSAT CAT 2019 will be 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 will serve as the user name for further reference. After the successful registration, an OTP will be sent to the candidate’s email address & mobile number and the candidate will have to verify to the link/OTP received. 

STEP 2- Log in: After the successful registration of the CUSAT CAT 2019, candidates will be required to login to the portal by using the username and password and then will have to fill in the application form.

STEP 3- Filling the Application Form: Candidates applying for the exam will be required to fill in their personal as well as academic details after they have successfully logged into the portal. Following details are 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
  • Recent Passport Size Photographs in the prescribed format
  • Other necessary documents in PDF format

STEP 4- Payment: After the successful completing of the application form, the candidates will be required to pay the application form fees. The application form fee of CUSAT CAT 2019 is Rs. 1000/- for General & OBC category and Rs. 500/-  for SC/ST category.

CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Pattern

CUSAT CAT B.Tech

Candidates are advised to go through the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2019 before proceeding with the preparation of the same. With the help of the exam pattern, candidates will be able to get the information such as marking scheme, mode of exam, language in which questions will be framed, time duration, number of questions and how the questions will be arranged in the exam. If the candidates will have a knowledge of the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2019 then the candidates will be able to attempt the exams in a better way and with confidence.

CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Pattern

Subjects

Total Questions

Maximum Marks

Time duration

Marking Scheme

Type of question asked

Mathematics

125

375

120 minutes

For each correct response, 3 marks will be awarded.

 

1 mark will be deducted for each wrong attempt

Objective Multiple Choice Questions Based on 10+2 syllabus

Physics

75

225

120 minutes

 

Chemistry

50

150

Total

250

750

240 minutes

 

 

CUSAT CAT BA LLB

The aspiring candidates are advised to go through the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2019 for the detailed topics, questions- arrangement and how the questions are framed. The CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2019 exam pattern will include the topics such as Law related matters, Reasoning/Logical Thinking, General English, General Knowledge/Current Affairs. Candidates will be awarded 3 marks for each correct answers. Total marks of the question paper will be 450 marks and there will be no negative marking.

CUSAT CAT BBA LLB 2019 Exam Pattern

Topics

Questions

Law related matters

25 Questions

Reasoning/ Logical thinking

50 questions

General English

50 questions

General Knowledge/Current Affairs

25 questions

CUSAT CAT LLB

The aspiring candidates who wish to apply for the exam are advised to go through the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT LLB 2019 before preparing for the exam. The exam pattern will help the candidates to get to know how the questions will be framed and arranged in the question paper, the maximum marks, marks for each questions, topics covered in the exam. The topics on which the law aspirants will be tested are: English, Comprehension Ability, General Knowledge/Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning. Candidates will be given 3 marks for each correct answer and the total marks for the question paper will be 450 marks. There will be no negative marking in the CUSAT CAT LLB exam paper.

CUSAT CAT LLB 2019 Exam Pattern

Topics

Marks

Number of Questions 

English

75 marks

25

Comprehension Ability

75 marks

25

General Knowledge/Current Affairs

75 marks

25

Legal Aptitude

150 marks

50

Logical Reasoning

75 marks

25

Total

450 marks 

150 questions

CUSAT CAT LLM

The candidate appearing for the exam are advised to refer to the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT LLM 2019. The candidates must go through the exam pattern to know how the questions are framed in the examination, the marks allotted to per question, total number of questions, how the questions are arranged, total marks, and more so that the candidate can prepare accordingly.

The exam will be divided into two parts: Part I & Part II

Part  I

Law related matters

75 Marks

25 Questions

Reasoning/Logical thinking        

150 Marks

50 Questions

Part   II        

General English

150 Marks        

50 Questions

General             Knowledge/Current Affairs        

75 Marks

 25 Questions
Total        450 Marks

150 Questions

CUSAT CAT MCA

The aspiring candidates who are willing to take the admission in the University are required to go through the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT MCA 2019. The candidates will be required to check the CUSAT CAT MCA 2019 exam pattern so that they will be able to get the information regarding how the questions will be framed and arranged, maximum marks in the question paper, marks allotted for each questions, and more. All these will help the candidates to prepare and score well in the examination.

CUSAT CAT MCA 2019 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of CUSAT CAT MCA 2019 will comprise of the 150 objective type questions to test the aptitude and capability of the candidate. 50% questions will be from Mathematics while the remaining questions will be to test the ability of the candidate in logical reasoning based on pictures, words pattern, geometrical figures, set theory, number sequence, etc.  

The admission authority of the institute will release the admit card of CUSAT CAT 2019 for the candidates whose application forms of CUSAT CAT 2019 will be accepted. The CUSAT CAT 2019 admit card will be released tentatively in the third week of April, 2019 in an online mode. Candidates will be required to download the CUSAT CAT 2019 admit card by entering the details of username and password. Candidates must carry their admit card of CUSAT CAT 2019 at the time of exam. The CUSAT CAT admit card 2019 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 2019 should be kept safe until the counselling process is complete.

CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Delhi New Delhi
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad
Varanasi
Lucknow
Kerala Thiruvananthapuram
Thodupuzha
Ernakulam
Malappuram
Wayanad
Kollam
Adoor
Alappuzha
Kottayam
Thrissur
Palakkad
Kozhikode
Kannur
Kasaragod
West Bengal Kolkata
Karnataka Bengaluru
Rajasthan Kota
Jharkhand Ranchi
Jamshedpur
Bokaro
Bihar Patna
Maharashtra Mumbai

Documents Required at Exam

  • CUSAT CAT 2019 Admit Card
  • Government ID Proof

The result of CUSAT CAT 2019 will be announced by the admission authority of the University tentatively in the first week of June, 2019. The CUSAT CAT 2019 result will comprise 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 must get the print of the result of CUSAT CAT 2019 which will be required at the time of counselling process.

The candidate who have appeared in the exam will only be able to check the answer key of CUSAT CAT 2019. Since, the exam is computer based online exam, the admission authorities of the institute does not release the CUSAT CAT 2019 answer key last year. If in case the institute releases the answer key of CUSAT CAT 2019, the candidates will be able to find it here.  

The admission authority of the institute will release the cutoff of CUSAT CAT 2019 for the admission of the candidates in their university. CUSAT CAT 2019 cutoff will be the minimum marks required by the candidates  to get the admission. Candidates having lower ranks when compared with CUSAT CAT 2019 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 2019 Counselling

The successfully qualified candidates will be called to attend the counselling of CUSAT CAT 2019. The candidates will be required to participate in the counselling process to get the admission in the university. During the CUSAT CAT 2019 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 2019 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 2019 Counselling Centers

State City
Kerala Ernakulam
Kuttanad Taluk
Kochi

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Class 10th Marksheet/Certificate
  • Class 12th Marksheet/Certificate
  • CUSAT CAT 2019 Admit Card
  • Migration Certificate
  • Four passport size photographs
  • CUSAT CAT 2019 Application Registration Confirmation Page
  • Domicile certificate to prove Kerallite 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)

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