CUSAT CAT 2019 – Cochin University of Science and Technology, commonly known as CUSAT will be conducting the Common Admission Test, CUSAT CAT for the academic admissions 2019. CUSAT CAT is conducted nationwide across many centers, and it is a computer based online test for admissions in B Tech & Voc Programmes, Msc Integrated Programmes, and Law Programmes for undergrad aspirants. Students who dream of graduating from this marvelous University located in the Gods own Country of Kerala, can start applying in the month of February. For more information about CUSAT CAT 2019 read on the article.
About CUSAT CAT 2019
Some basic and contingent details about Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test (CUSAT CAT)
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|Name of the exam||Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission/Aptitude Test|
|Common Name||CUSAT CAT|
|Exam Mode||Computer Based Test|
|Conducting Body||Cochin University of Science and Technology|
CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Dates and Schedule
CUSAT Notification 2019 – CUSAT CAT 2019 Notification will be released soon. Meanwhile, students can check the provisional details of CUSAT CAT 2019 Schedule here
|1.||Start applying from||1st week of February 2019|
|2.||Last Date for Application Submission ( Late Fee Charges excluded)||4th week of February 2019|
|3.||Last Date of Application Submission ( Late Fee Charges INR 100 Included)||2nd week of March 2019|
|4.||Availability of Admit Card||3rd week of April 2019|
|5.||CUSAT CAT Examination 2019||4th week of April 2019|
|6.||Result announcement||1st week of June 2019|
|7.||Counseling Dates||1st – 3rd week of June 2019|
CUSAT CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Eligibility Criteria for CUSAT CAT 2019 B.Tech courses vary with regular courses and special B Tech courses such as B Tech in Marine Engineering and B Tech in Instrumentation Technology. Candidates must meet the relevant requirements based on guidelines formulated by CUSAT Examining Body. Candidates who do not meet the CUSAT CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria must not proceed with the registration process; they will be liable for rejection. Furthermore, candidates are requested to check their course interest and assess their eligibility accordingly. Here are a few general points concerning the eligibility criteria:
- For regular B Tech courses, candidates must pass 10+2 examinations from state of Kerala or any other equivalent government recognized examination with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
- For SC/ST/PWD category candidates a pass percent is required in class XII from a recognized Board for regular B Tech courses.
- A minimum of 50% is required in Mathematics in class XII Final Exam from any recognized Board.
- A minimum aggregate of 50% is required in combination of Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry in class XII from any recognized Board.
- For B Tech in Marine Engineering, student must have passes 10+2 from government recognized Board with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and English. Moreover, an average of 60% is required in a combination of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. And a minimum of 50% is required in Mathematics. Eligibility is same for SC/ST categories as well. However, students with vocational/diploma certificates are not eligible.
- For B Tech in Naval Architecture and Ship Building, candidates must pass 10+2 from recognized Board with first division, i.e. 60%. A combined aggregate of 50% is required in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry. And for Mathematics, 50% is required.
6. For B Tech in Polymer Science and Engineering, candidates must have passed 10+2 from recognized Board. 50% is required for Mathematics, and 50% is required as a combined aggregate for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
- For B Tech in Instrumentation Technology, candidates must pass 10+2 from government recognized Board. 50% is required in Mathematics. 55% is required as combined aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics put together.
CUSAT CAT 2019 Apply Online – CUSAT CAT 2019 Registration process will begin in the first week of February 2019. Students who are interested in CUSAT Programmes can check CUSAT CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria. Candidates who are eligible can apply online on the official website of CUSAT. All the applications are to be submitted online only as there is no other medium of enrollment. Candidates can check the detailed procedure of applying procedure here:
- Candidates must go to the official website and create a login ID by entering candidate’s name, age, and date of birth with a valid E-mail address and an active mobile number.
- The generated Registration number and password will be sent to the candidate’s E-mail address.
- Candidates are then required to select the courses they wish to apply in.
- Provide personal and academic details correctly in sync with the certificate and identity card details.
- Upload scanned image of recent passport size photograph and scanned image of specimen signature.
- Recheck all the details entered again and make sure they are entered correctly. There will no application form correction facility available later on.
- Proceed to payment of fees. All candidates must pay the fees online in online mode only. They can do this by Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card.
It is to be noted that candidates who have opted exam centre in Dubai will have to make an additional payment of INR 10,000 along with the regular examination fee. It can be done online by Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card. Or it can be paid via Demand Draft made in the favor of Cochin University. The address is given below:
IRAA, Cochin University of Science and Technology,
CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Centres
Cochin University of Science and Technology will be conducted nationwide across many centers across India. Apart from that, CUSAT CAT 2019 will also have a test centre in Dubai. Although, it is to be noted that if there are no sufficient number of candidates opting for Dubai centre, then those candidates are liable to give their examination in Ernakulam, Kerala. Test centers in India are
|14.||The entire district Head Quarters of Kerala: Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Adoor/Pathanamthitta, Thodupuza/Idukki, Alappuzha,Kottayam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur, Kalpatta/Waynad, and Kasaragode.|
CUSAT CAT 2019 Admit Card / Hall Ticket
CUSAT CAT 2019 Admit Card will be available in the third week of April 2019. Candidates are required to enter their Registration number, password, date of birth, and security pin in order to avail the admit card. Once the admit card is accessed, candidates are requested to check the details thoroughly and make sure that there is no error or misrepresentation of data such as personal information, photo and signature uploaded. In case there is a distortion or inaccuracy of data, candidates are required to contact the examining body immediately. CUSAT CAT 2019 Hall Tickets are to be downloaded online only. Candidates are also required to note down important details such as Roll Number, Date and Time, Venue of Examination, etc. It will be prudent to visit the venue once in advance so as to be able to reach the examination venue in time on the examination date. It is mandatory to take the admit cards along to enter the examination hall. Admit Cards are to be accompanied by an ID proof such as voter ID, Driving License, etc. Inability to produce both admit card and ID proof is liable to refusal of application and hence disqualification will be an inevitable consequence.
CUSAT CAT Preparation
CUSAT CAT can be cracked with good strategy, planning, hard work, and perseverance. That being said, students preparing for the CUSAT CAT 2019 must have thorough understanding of the syllabus and the exam pattern as well as the paradigm of popular questions. We will provide with an analysis in our website for you to refer and manage your study routine. First things first, student must take a day or two and should comprehensively acquaint themselves with the syllabus. This would help them to plan their study routine efficiently. After that, a casual understanding of the exam pattern and popular questions can prove instrumental in the performance of candidate in CUSAT CAT 2019.
CUSAT CAT Syllabus 2019
It should be noted that CUSAT Examination Body does not officially follow any set of syllabus and thus it should be inferred from that the fact that candidates have to fill in their preparation from Class IX – Class XII books only. Candidates have to revise through the Mathematics NCERT or any other trending books from class IX- XII. In case any student feels lacking in any concept, he/she must brush up their basics and work their way up. Also, candidates must do a thorough and meticulousrevision of facts and concepts laid down in the physics and chemistry books from class XI and XII. Popular preparation books and practice question papers are available on the internet and many offline book shops. It is also prudent to work on the English grammar and vocabulary as well as basic general knowledge and current affairs.
Exam Pattern is an important detail any candidate must look into before applying in an examination of any sort. It will help candidates in understanding the number of questions that will be asked, the time allotted for the examination, the mode in which a student must answer his/her questions, etc.
CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Pattern is as follows:
|Subject||NO of Questions||Marks|
Further details regarding CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2019:
- Total Time allotted to the exam will be 180 minutes, i.e. 3 hours.
- Mathematics Section will be a complete section for 120 minutes, i.e. 2 Hours
- Physics and Chemistry will be another section for 60 minutes, i.e. 1 Hours
- There will be an addition of 3 Marks for every correct answer and a negative 1 mark will be given for every wrong answer.
- All questions will be Objective Multiple Type Questions.
CUSAT CAT 2019 Answer Key
Answer Key are not provided by CUSAT CAT Examiners as CUSAT CAT 2019 will be an online Computer Based Test. Students can challenge wrong question by email. However, it is highly unlikely that there will be any positive response unless that question is challenged by plentiful amount of candidates. In case the answer key is released by the examining authority, candidates and aspirants can access the CUSAT CAT 2019 Answer Key from this website.
CUSAT CAT Results 2019
CUSAT CAT 2019 Results will be announced the month of June 2019. Candidates who have appeared for the CUSAT CAT 2019 Entrance Exam can check their results around 1st week of June 2019. In addition, candidates are required to check their CUSAT CAT Results on the official website of CUSAT CAT. After entering the website candidates can enter the result portal and enter their Roll Number, Registration Number, Date of Birth, and security code. This will open their created ID database and results, marks, status will be displayed therein. Rank list for CUSAT CAT 2019 will also be released on the website along with CUSAT CAT Results.
CUSAT CAT 2019 Cutoff
CUSAT CAT Cutoff 2019 are issued by CUSAT CAT examining authority to ensure that the appearing candidates who clear the CUSAT CAT 2019 examination would do so with a minimum required standard to continue to the next round. This is to make sure quality student resource inside the CUSAT campus. CUSAT CAT Cutoffs vary every year and are set based on analytics of current year’s question paper difficulty level, number of students appearing for the exam, number of seats offered, number of students who have cleared the exam, etc.
CUSAT CAT Counseling Dates and Schedule
CUSAT CAT Counseling are offered to the students who have successfully cleared the CUSAT CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria and CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam. CUSAT CAT Counseling 2019 will be held in 1st to 3rd week of June 2019. Candidates are required to register and apply for the colleges of preference in order of choice. Candidates will have to check the website for counseling dates as no individual will be sent the letter personally. Candidates are required to download it and bring them along with other necessary documents on the said date in the letter. Here is a tentative schedule of counseling and further admission process.