CUSAT 2018 – Application Form, Exam Dates, Admit Card

CUSAT 2018 – Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kerala conducts Common Admission Test (CAT) for admission in various courses such as B.Tech, M.Sc (Photonics, Computer Science, Marine), BBA LL.B., B.Com LL.B., MA, MIP-PhD, LLM-PhD, MCA/MCA (Lateral Entry ), LLB, MVoc, MFSc, etc. CUSAT University provides admissions in three affiliated campuses in various diploma/degree and certificate courses through the entrance tests. The scores of GATE Examination are accepted at the time of admission in CUSAT 2018 University.

The CUSAT 2018 Registration process starts tentatively from the 2nd week of February 2018. Complete information about CUSAT 2018 including  Registration Date, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, etc is provided below.

CUSAT Important Dates 2018

CUSAT 2018 Exam Dates

The following are the Important Dates of CUSAT 2018:

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EventsDates (Tentative)
Commencement of Online registration2nd week of February 2018
Last date for RegistrationLast week of February 2018
Last date of registration and fee payment1st week of March 2018
Last date for fee submission2nd week of March 2018
Date of ExaminationLast week of April 2018

CUSAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

CUSAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The Candidates should check the CUSAT Eligibility Criteria 2018 which is provided below:

CourseQualification Eligibility
B.Tech Marine Engineering
  • Qualified in 10+2 examination held by the state of Kerala or an equivalent examination with PCM and English subjects and should score at least 60% marks in PCM and 50% marks in Mathematics.
  • Qualified English subject at 10th and 12th standard with 50% marks.
  • Candidate’s Age should not be more than 25 years as on 1st September 2018.
B.Tech/5-year Integrated M.Sc in Photonics
  • Pass 12th examination from the Kerala state or equivalent examination with PCM.
  • Minimum 50% marks are required in Mathematics and 50% marks in PCM.
BBA/LL.B. (Hons)/B.Com.LL.B. (Hons.)
  • Plus two examinations with 60%marks for science group and 55% marks for Arts/Commerce/Humanities group.
  • Maximum age is 20 years as on 1st July 2018 and 22 years for SC/ST and OBC candidates.
  • Qualified Graduation from any recognised University with a score of 40% and 35% for SC/ST.
  • Candidates appearing are also eligible to apply.
  • Qualified graduation with Science stream and Mathematics as one of the subjects.
  • Qualified graduation in Electronics/Computer Applications/ Information Technology /Computer Science  /Engineering/Technology with 55% aggregate marks.
M VOC in Technology and Management Consulting
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 60% marks in MBA or B.Voc degree with at least 60% marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law with minimum 45% marks.

CUSAT Registration 2018

CUSAT 2018 Application form 2018

  • The CUSAT Application Form 2018 will be available on the official website of CUSAT tentatively from 2nd week of February 2018.
  • The Candidates will have to fill the Application form and pay the fees online.
  • Candidates applying on the basis of MAT or GATE score must submit the soft copy of their score card on the website.
  • Students applying for M.Phill, Ph.D., Diploma, PG Diploma & certificate programmes will get the printed application in person or through the post from the concerned authority.

Application Fee:

The CUSAT Application Fee can be paid Online by visiting the official website through Debit Card/Credit Card and Net Banking. TheApplication fee for various categories of candidates is listed below:

Categories/CandidatesApplication Fee
GeneralRs. 1000/-
ST/SCRs. 500/-
Children of Indian Gulf Workers/International candidates/PIOUS$ 100/-
NRI candidatesRs. 5000/-
Fees for candidates opting Dubai centreRs. 10, 000/-
M.Phil/PhD Programmes (General candidates)Rs. 1000/-
M.Phil/PhD Programmes (SC/ST candidates)Rs. 500/-
Diploma/PDF/Certificate Programmes (General candidates)Rs. 100/-
Diploma/PDF/Certificate Programmes (SC/ST candidates)Rs. 50/-

CUSAT Exam Pattern 2018

CUSAT 2018 Exam Pattern

The CUSAT Exam Pattern 2018 is provided below:

Examination ModeOnline mode (CBT)
Question Paper TypeObjective type questionsNumber of Questions250 questionsExam Duration3 hoursMarking Scheme3 marks for each correct answerNegative Marking1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer
The table below shows details about Subjects and marks allotment:
CoursesSectionsNumber of Questions
First Year B.Tech/Integrated M.Sc in PhotonicsMathematics125
BBA.LL.B. (Hons.)/B.Com.LL.B. (Hons.)Reasoning  and Logical Thinking Ability50
General English50
General Awareness and Current Affairs25
Law Related Matters25
MCALogical Reasoning75
LL.B.Comprehension Ability25
General Knowledge/Current Affairs25
Logical Reasoning25
Legal Aptitude50
M Voc (Technology And Management Consulting)Quantitative ability30% questions
Verbal & reading comprehension25% questions
Data interpretation & logical reasoning25% questions
Current affairs in technology and business20% questions

CUSAT Syllabus 2018

CUSAT 2018 Syllabus

  • CUSAT Syllabus is not any such fixed for examination.
  • As there, is no fixed Syllabus candidates should practice the previous year’s questions and must have a basic knowledge of the subjects that they studied earlier (10th and 12th class)and are currently studying now.

CUSAT Admit Card 2018

CUSAT 2018 Admit Card

  • The CUSAT Admit Card 2018 will be issued tentatively from the third week of April 2018.
  • Candidates can get the admit card on the official website of CUSAT.
  • The Admit Card can be downloaded from the CUSAT website by entering details like Name and Roll Number.
  • Aspirants are requested to take a printout of the Admit Card and bring along at the time of Examination.

CUSAT Result 2018

CUSAT 2018 Result

The CUSAT Result 2018 will be declared tentatively in the last week of May 2018. Candidates can check their CUSAT Result by visiting the official website and entering their roll number. A printout should be taken by candidates for further use.

CUSAT 2018 Counselling

  • The CUSAT Counselling 2018 will tentatively start from the third week of May until the third week of July 2018.
  • The counselling procedure will be published on the official website of CUSAT.
  • Candidates can fill their choices from various courses available at the time of counselling.
  • The allotment of seats depends upon the choice filled by candidates and by the availability of seats.


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