CUSAT CAT 2017 – Counselling Process, Cut Offs, Ranks

CUSAT CAT 2017 – The Exam of CUSAT CAT 2017 will be hosted in the month of May 2017. If you are eligible you can apply for CUSAT CAT 2017 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 in 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 of CUSAT.

Latest News On CUSAT CAT 2017

27 April 2017 – Common Admission Test 2017 (CAT-2017) will be conducted in Online Mode only. The test is scheduled on 29th and 30th April 2017. Students can download Admit Card by visiting Offical Website.

February 09, 2017 – The registration for CUSAT CAT began online on February 08, 2017. The last day for registration is February 28.

February 11, 2017 – Registration process for M.Tech. and MBA courses to commence from February 13, 2017.

CUSAT CAT 2017 Exam Summary
Exam Name:Cochin University of Science And Technology Common Aptitude Test
Also known as:CUSAT CAT
Exam level:University Level
Conducting authority:Cochin University
Stream:Engineering Entrance Exam

CUSAT CAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria

The CUSAT CAT 2017 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 2017.

CUSAT CAT 2017 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 2017 Application Form would be in the month of February 2017 (1st week).

  • Visit the official website of CUSAT and search for the link of the Application form.
  • Now, enter the basic details, Permanent Address, Personal details, E-mail address, and Contact no. etc correctly in the Application Form.
  • Now upload your signature and a recent copy of the photograph in the application form of the Exam of CUSAT CAT 2017. 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 2017 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 till the submission of the form fee.  The Application fees will be different for the different categories.

For GeneralRs. 1000/-
For SC STRs. 500/-
For NRI quota CandidatesRs. 6000/-

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

CUSAT CAT 2017 Exam Pattern

Below we have listed the CUSAT CAT 2017 Exam Pattern, you can have a look at it:

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

CUSAT CAT 2017 Pattern for Paper 1:


CUSAT CAT 2017 Pattern for Paper 2:

  • 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 2017 Admit Card

CUSAT CAT 2017 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 between April 2017 and May 2017. 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 counseling round only after cracking this exam. The Result of the exam of CUSAT CAT 2017 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 2017 Exam Date

Here, we are providing the official schedule of CUSAT 2017 exam dates:

Online Registration (except Ph.D/M.Phil/Diploma or certificate programmes)8th February – 28th February 2017 (without late fee)
Online Registration for MBA/M.Tech14th February 2017
Online Registration with Rs. 100/- late1st March – 10th March 2017
Registered candidates can complete application & payment15th March 2017
Admit Card Availability18th April – 30th April 2017
Date of Examination29th & 30th April 2017
Answer key release4th May 2017
CAT result declaration18th May 2017
Counselling started18th May 2017

Note: Do note that the dates are tentative and we will provide you with the official dates once they are announced.

CUSAT CAT 2017 Counselling

The Counseling of CUSAT CAT 2017 will be held in the month of June 2017. The process of counseling 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.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *