Cochin University of Science & Technology was initially constituted as University of Cochin through an Act of the Government of Kerala on 10th July 1971. The University of Cochin was reconstituted as Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) in February 1986
CUSAT conducts a common admission test every year to take admission in various courses offered by the University. CUSAT CAT 2019 Engineering Entrance Exam is for all non-medical students who wish to pursue their career in the field of engineering.
For more details about the CUSAT CAT 2019 read the information below.
Important details and information about CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam.
|Entrance Exam||CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam|
|Full Name||Chochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test: Engineering Entrance Exam|
|Category||Engineering Entrance Exam|
|University||Chochin University of Science and Technology|
|Entrance Status||Application Form Not released|
Important Dates for CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam are listed below. It includes Application form dates, exam date, result date etc.
|Start of Online Application Form||NA||Not Announced Yet|
|End of Online Application Form||NA||Not Announced Yet|
|Last Date to pay Online Application Fee||NA||Not Announced Yet|
|Date of Release of Admit Card||NA||Not Announced Yet|
|Exam Date||NA||Not Announced Yet|
|Date of release of Answer key||NA||Not Announced Yet|
CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria
Imortant requirements for CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam are shared below. It includes Educational Qualification as well as age criteria.
Minimum educational qualifications required to appear or get admission in Cochin University of Science and Technology Engineering course.
Students are suggested to apply only if they fulfil all the requisite qualifications.
- Pass in Plus Two Examination of the State of Kerala or any other examination accepted as equivalent thereto with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional subjects securing a separate minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.
- Candidates belonging to Kerala Scheduled Cast (KSC) and Kerala Scheduled Tribe (KST) communities are eligible for applying if they have minimum pass marks in the qualifying examination.
- SEBC candidates of Kerala State belonging to non-creamy layer category are eligible for 5% relaxation in the minimum required marks for the qualifying examination
Seats (Category wise / State & District Wise)
Seats in Cochin University of Science and Technology – Main Campus
|S. No.||Branch||State Merit||All India Merit||Communal Reservation||NRI||SPQ||Total||CGL||INT||LDK / CHD||DAC|
|1||Civil Engineering||23||26||36||5||1||90||5||9||1 each||2|
|2||Computer Science and Engineering||22||27||36||4||1||90||5||9||1 each||3|
|3||Electrical and Electronics Engineering||14||18||24||3||1||60||3||6||1 each||2|
|4||Electronics and Communication Engineering||22||26||36||5||1||90||5||9||1 each||3|
|5||Information Technology||22||27||36||4||1||90||5||9||1 each||3|
|6||Mechanical Engineering||22||26||36||5||1||90||5||9||1 each||0|
|7||Safety and Fire Engineering||14||18||24||3||1||60||3||6||1 each||0|
Seats in Cochin University College of Engineering, Kuttanad
|S. No.||Branch||State Merit||All India Merit||Communal Reservation||NRI||SPQ||Total||LDK/ CHD||DAC|
|1||Civil Engineering||12||13||17||2||1||45||1 each||1|
|2||Computer Science and Engineering||11||13||17||3||1||45||1 each||1|
|3||Electrical and Electronics Engineering||11||14||17||2||1||45||1 each||1|
|4||Electronics and Communication Engineering||11||12||18||3||1||45||1 each||1|
|5||Information Technology||11||14||17||2||1||45||1 each||1|
|6||Mechanical Engineering||11||13||17||3||1||45||1 each||0|
List of Courses Offered
CUSAT offers engineering course in 11 different streams. Students as per their rank in the CUSAT CAT 2019 can choose the branch in counselling.
List of engineering branches available and Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) for the year 2019.
- Electrical & Electronics
- Electronics & Communication
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Information Technology
- Safety and Fire Engineering
- Naval Architecture and Ship Building
- Instrumentation Technology
- Polymer Science & Engineering
- Marine Engineering
These branches may be increased or decreased as per the University rules.
CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam Exam Pattern
The test comprises of 250 objective type multiple choice questions based on Plus Two syllabus. Out of these 250 questions,
- 125 will be from Mathematics,
- 75 from Physics and
- 50 from Chemistry.
The duration of the test will be three hours.
A separate minimum score of 10 marks in each of the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics is compulsory for being qualified to be included in the rank list.
This requirement of minimum marks, however, will not be applicable for candidates coming under Kerala Scheduled Caste and Kerala Scheduled Tribe communities.
Scoring and Negative Marking
For each right answer Three (3) marks will be awarded and for each wrong answer, one (1) mark will be deducted.
The CAT score will be calculated as per the formula, S = 3R – 1W, where S is the CAT score, R is the number of right answers and W is the number of wrong answers.
Hostel accommodation for around 600 male and 700 female students is available for Undergraduate/ Postgraduate / Research students.
Hostel facilities at Main Campus, Kalamasserry, Ernakulam District:
For boys, there are four hostels namely Sanathana, Siberia, Sarovar and Post metric hostel.
For girls, there are five hostels namely Aiswarya, Athulya, Anaswara, Post metric hostel and OBC Post Metric Hostel.
Hostel Facilities in Lakeside Campus, Ernakulam City:
There is one Men’s hostel in the Marine Science Campus, Ernakulam city.
CUSAT CAT Engineering Entrance Exam Scholarship
50% of Tuition Fee will be offered a Scholarship to 10% of the Students with higher CAT rank in each branch of Study at CUCEK
Other Important Links
CUSAT CAT 2019 Engineering Entrance Exam Important links are given below.
Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online for the Cochin University of Science and Technology online.
More links related to the CUSAT 2019 Engineering Entrance exam will be updated in the table below.
|CUSAT CAT 2019 Official Prospectus||Click Here|
|Apply Online||Click Here|
|CUSAT Official website||Click here|
|Last year cut off for CUSAT CAT Engineering admission||Click here|
|CUSAT 2019 Last year question papers||Click here|
|Download CUSAT CAT Admit card 2019||Click here|
|CUSAT Exam pattern and syllabus for Engineering Admission||Click here|
|CUSAT Seat Matrix for Engineering courses||Click here|
|List of Engineering Entrance Exams||Click here|
|Mobile application / Latest updates about Various entrance exams||Click here|