CUSAT CAT is a university level exam conducted by Cochin University for admission to B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Phil, M.Voc, MCA, M.Sc and other programs offered by various colleges under the university.
- CUSAT CAT Application Form 2020 has been released on January 8, 2020. The deadline for regular CUSAT CAT Registration has been extended till February 10 while late registration can be done upto February 15, 2020.
- This year, CUSAT CAT 2020 will be conducted in online mode on April 18 - 19, 2020 for various courses.
- Candidates have to answer 250 multiple choice questions in 3 hours.
- Candidates are required to preserve the CUSAT CAT 2020 Admit Card till the counselling concludes.
Cochin University has prescribed the minimum CUSAT CAT eligibility criteria which candidates need to fulfil to apply for the exam. Candidates from Kerala Scheduled Caste and Kerala Scheduled Tribe are eligible to apply if they have minimum pass marks. Candidates applying for M.Tech programs are eligible for 5% relaxation if they have a valid GATE score.
Eligibility criteria for CUSAT CAT for UG courses are as follows:
- Candidates are required to pass 10+2 examination from a recognized board or university with required subjects.
- Aspirants must have scored at least 50% marks in their qualifying examination.
- Candidates having any backlog in 10+2 are not eligible to apply.
- Eligibility for 3 year LLB course is that a candidate must be an employee of Central Government and be staying within a radius of 30 km from CUSAT, Thrikkakara campus.
The eligibility criteria for postgraduate courses is as follows:
- Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in the required field.
- The minimum marks required in qualifying degree is at least 60%.
- Note that minimum marks required may differ for each course.
| Exam Highlights
| Conducting Body
|| Cochin University
| Application Mode of CUSAT CAT 2020
| Duration of CUSAT CAT 2020
|| 3 Hours
| Type of Questions
|| Objective Type Questions
| Paper 1
| Paper 2
|| Chemistry and Physics
| Courses offered
|| B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Phil, M.Voc, MCA, MA, M.Sc, LLB etc.
| Application Process Commencement
(except PhD/M.Phil/Diploma or certificate programs)
| January 8, 2020
| Last date to fill the Application Form
|| February 10, 2020
| Last day of submitting the form with late fee
|| February 11 – 15, 2020
| Availability of online Admit Card
|| March 27 to April 19, 2020
| Date of CUSAT CAT 2020 Examination
| Declaration of Result
|| May 2020
| Commencement of counselling process
|| July 2020
B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Phil, M.Voc, MCA, MA, M.Sc, LLB etc.