CUSAT CAT 2018 – Application Form, Exam Dates

22 Feb, 2018

CUSAT CAT 2018 – The Exam of CUSAT CAT 2018 will be hosted in the month of May 2018. If you are eligible you can apply for CUSAT CAT 2018 exam for the admission in B.Tech programs.


Cochin University of Science And Technology Common Aptitude Test is a State Level entrance exam for the admission to Under Graduate program.

    The programs offered by CUSAT are Mechanical, Computer Science, Civil, Electronics, Information Technology, Polymer Science etc.

    You need to have completed your 10+2 or its equivalent from the recognized Board University in order to be eligible. Check out the official website at CUSAT.


    CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Summary
    Exam Name: Cochin University of Science And Technology Common Aptitude Test
    Also known: CUSAT CAT
    Exam level: University Level
    Conducting authority: Cochin University
    Stream: Engineering Entrance Exam

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

    The CUSAT CAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria are the set of rules and conditions that must be followed by you during the filling of the application form.

    • You need to have cleared your 10+2 or other equivalent examination from the recognized University Board.
    • An aggregate of 50% marks in Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics must have been required for appearing in the CUSAT CAT 2018.

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Application Form

    You need to fill the exam application form before the deadline. After the last date, you would not be able to apply for the same. The last dates to submit the CUSAT CAT 2018 Application Form would be in the month of January 2018 (3rd week).

    • Visit the official website of CUSAT (we will provide the link here).
    • Now, enter the basic details, Permanent Address, Personal details, E-mail address, and Contact no. etc correctly on the Application Form.
    • Now upload your signature and a recent copy of the photograph in the application form of the Exam of CUSAT CAT 2018. The size should not be larger than 1MB.
    • Print the application form for the future reference and also for the proof of fees.

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Application Fees

    The application fees need to be paid before the submission of the application forms. You should note that the forms will not be accepted until the submission of the form fee.  The Application fees will be different for the different categories.

    For General Rs. 1000/-
    For SC ST Rs. 500/-
    For NRI quota Candidates Rs. 6000/-

    Rs. 10,000/- fees will be for those who want their exam centre in Dubai as the additional amount.

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Pattern

    Below we have listed the CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Pattern, you can have a look at it:

    Paper 1 and Paper 2 are there on the CUSAT exam.

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Pattern for Paper 1:

    Mathematics 125 125

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Pattern for Paper 2:

    Chemistry 50 50
    Physics 75 75
    • Mode of examination: Online
    • Questions Type: Multiple Choice type Questions (MCQs)
    • Total Duration of the exam: 3 hours
    • Negative marking: No
    • Total Marks: 250 for both the papers

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Admit Card

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Admit card will be released online on the official website. The link for download will be hosted on this page.

    The expected dates for downloading the admit card will be in the 3rd week of April 2018. The admit cards would be issued to those of you who have successfully completed the form submission process.

    The exam result can be downloaded and viewed on the official website of CUSAT. The Institute prepares result on the basis of the cutoff list of the exam.

    You would be eligible for the counselling round only after cracking this exam. The Result of the exam of CUSAT CAT 2018 would tell about the admission.

    The next rounds of the admissions process will be open for only those of you whose exam scores are more than or equal to the cutoff marks.

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Date

    Here, we are providing the official schedule of CUSAT 2018 exam dates:

    Events Expected Dates
    The Announcement of Notification. February 2018*.
    Online Application Submission Begins. 7th February 2018*.
    Online Application Submission Ends. 3rd March 2018* (for Indian and NRI Candidates) and 30th April 2018* (International Candidates/PIO/Children of Indian Gulf Workers).
    Availability of Admit Card. 15th to 29th April 2018*.
    Examination Date. 28th and 29th April 2018
    Declaration of DAT Application Form for PhD, M Phil & Diploma Programmes.


    2nd Week of February 2018*.
    Result Declaration. Last Week of May 2018*.

    (NB: The * marked dates given in this table are not official. The authority of CUSAT has not yet provided any official dates regarding the process of CUSAT 2018. Once the authority publishes the dates regarding the CUSAT 2018, we will upload the same here).

    CUSAT CAT 2018 Counselling

    The Counseling of CUSAT CAT 2018 will be held in the month of June 2018. The process of counselling would involve seat allotment as per the choices, ranks, vacancy and the merit order of the candidates.

    The Counseling will be held after the result of the exam. The seats will be allotted on the basis of merit list released.



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