CUSAT 2019: CAT, Answer Key, Result, Cut Off, Counselling, Admission

CUSAT 2019: CAT, Answer Key, Result, Cut Off, Counselling, AdmissionCUSAT 2019 Rank List for MBA course has been released now. Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) conducts the  Common Admission Test (CAT), Lateral Entry Test (LET), Department Admission Test (DAT), Group  Discussion and Interview (if applicable) for admission to its various programmes. Candidates must obtain a valid score/ranking in entrance examination to be eligible for admission. CAT is conducted for admission to 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, M.Voc, MFSc, etc. CUSAT 2019 Mock Test has been released now. Get CUSAT 2019 details including CUSAT CAT answer key, dates, result, counselling, etc.

CUSAT  Exam Dates 2019

Here, candidates can check the official exam dates of CUSAT CAT 2019:

EventsDates (Announced)
Starting of online application form (except Ph.D/M.Phil/Diploma or certificate programmes)7th February 2019
Last date for online submission28th February 2019
Registration with Rs. 100/- late fee1st – 8th March 2019
Last date for M.Voc registration27th March 2019
Online registration by International students7th February to 30th April 2019
Extended date of Online registration for M.Tech programme (with out fine)15th March to 21st April 2019
Extended date of Online registration for M.Tech programme (with fine)22nd – 30th April 2019
Admit Card Downloading17th April 2019
Exam Date28th & 29th April 2019
Issue of DAT Application Form (offline) for PhD, M Phil & Diploma Programmes 7th February to 31st March 2019
Announcement of ResultLast week of May 2019

CUSAT Answer Key 2019

CUSAT CAT 2019 answer key will be released by the university through online mode. Candidates can check the answer key through the website. The answer key will be published in the first week of May 2019. It consisting of the questions and correct answers of the questions asked in the examination. With the help of the answer key, candidates can calculate the scores obtained by them in the entrance exam. Candidate’s responses has been released now.

CUSAT Result 2019

  • CUSAT will announced the result for Common Admission Test (CAT) in the last week of May 2019.
  • Candidates can check their CUSAT 2019 result by entering roll number.
  • The result will be available only through online mode.

CUSAT Counselling 2019

  • CUSAT Counselling 2019 will be conducted for the rank holders who have qualified the CAT.
  • Counselling schedule will be published on the official website of the University after test results.
  • Filling of choices for courses will be allowed at the time of counselling.
  • Seats are offered on the basis of choices filled for the courses and seats availability for that particular course.

CUSAT Application Form 2019

Candidates can get the details for the CUSAT CAT 2019 application form including the application fee and modes of payment.

  • Aspirants can fill the CUSAT 2019 application form through online mode only.
  • The application form has been released from 7th February 2019.
  • Applicants are firstly required to complete the registration process, thereafter they can proceed towards filling details in the application form.
  • Without the payment of application fee, the application form will not be submitted.
  • Applicants must take the printout of the confirmation page. It is the proof of the successful submission of application form.

Note: Admission to MBA course in CUSAT will be done through CAT (conducted by IIMs)/MAT or CMAT while admission into M.Tech course is done through GATE scores. DAT for M.Tech will be conducted only if sufficient GATE qualified candidates are not available. 5% relaxation in the qualifying marks will be provided to the GATE qualified candidates.

Application Fee

Details about the CUSAT 2019 application fee for various categories is given below:

CategoryApplication Fee
General CandidatesRs.1000
SC/ST CandidatesRs.500
International Candidates/PIO/ Children of Indian Gulf WorkersUS$100
NRI CandidatesRs.6000
Additional Fee pay by the Candidates opting for Dubai as Test CentreRs.10000
Ph.D and M.Phil ProgrammesRs.1000 (Rs.500 ST/ST Candidates)
PDF,Diploma,Certificate ProgrammesRs.100 (Rs.50 ST/ST Candidates)

Fee payment can be done through credit card/debit card/Net banking.

Note: Candidates applying for post-doctoral, M.Phil, Ph.D, Diploma or certificate programmes are required to submit the prescribed fee at the concerned department in the form of DD from SBI or SBT drawn in favour of The Registrar, CUSAT payable at Ernakulam.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for various programmes must make sure that they will satisfy the minimum eligibility criteria as prescribed below:

CourseQualification Eligibility
B.Tech/5-year Integrated M.Sc in Photonics
  • Pass 12th examination from the Kerala state or equivalent examination with PCM.
  • Minimum 50% marks is required in Mathematics individually and 50% marks in PCM putting together.
B.Tech Marine Engineering
  • Pass in 10+2 examination of the state of Kerala or an equivalent examination with PCM and English and securing at least 60% aggregate marks in PCM and 50% marks individually in Mathematics.
  • Should have passed English at 10th and 12th standard with 50% marks.
  • Vocational/diploma candidates are not eligible to apply.
  • Candidate’s age should not be more than 25 years as on 1st September 2019.
BBA/LL.B. (Hons)/B.Com.LL.B. (Hons.)
  • Plus two examination should be passed with 60% marks (for science group) and 55% marks (for Arts/Commerce/Humanities group).
  • Maximum age is 20 years as on 1st July 2019 (22 years for SC/ST and OBC candidates).
  • Graduation in any discipline from a University recognized from CUSAT by securing 40% aggregate marks (35% for SC/ST).
  • Appearing candidates may also apply.
  • Science graduate with Mathematics as one of
  • the subjects or graduate  in Electronics/Information Technology /Computer Science  /Computer Applications/ Engineering/Technology with 55% aggregate marks (except language & humanities).
M Voc in Technology and Management Consulting
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (in any branch) with 60% marks in MBA or B.Voc degree in relevant discipline with at least 60% marks.
  • Bachelor’s degree in law with minimum 45% marks.

CUSAT Admit Card 2019

  • Availability of CUSAT 2019 admit card for CAT is from 17th April 2019.
  • The admit card has been issued online on the official website of CUSAT. However, the link for downloading the admit card is also provided above.

CUSAT Exam Pattern 2019

CUSAT CAT is held for various course of study. Each course contains different number of questions, subjects, etc. The CUSAT examination pattern for some of the courses is given below:

  • Examination Mode: CUSAT CAT will be conducted in online mode (CBT).
  • Question Paper Type: The question paper will contain objective type questions.
  • Number of Questions: Each course has different number of questions.
  • Subjects: Each course will include different subjects..
  • Exam Duration: The time allotted to answer the questions will be 3 hours.
  • Marking Scheme: 3 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response.
CoursesSectionsNumber of Questions
First Year B.Tech/Integrated M.Sc in PhotonicsMathematics125
BBA.LL.B. (Hons.)/B.Com.LL.B. (Hons.)General English50
Reasoning  and Logical Thinking Ability50
General Awareness and Current Affairs25
Law Related Matters25
Logical Reasoning75
Comprehension Ability25
General Knowledge/Current Affairs25
Legal Aptitude50
Logical Reasoning25
M Voc (Technology And Management Consulting)Quantitative ability30% questions
Data interpretation & logical reasoning25% questions
Verbal & reading comprehension25% questions
Current affairs in technology and business20% questions

CUSAT Syllabus 2019

There shall be differed syllabus for the different course. The examination for first year B.Tech programme will be based on plus two syllabus. It will contain questions from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry subjects.