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Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test


Applicants (NRI or Indian) who are looking for taking admission into the Cochin University of Science and Technology then they need to clear the CUSAT CAT exam. This entrance exam provides various programs in various fields like Marine sciences, social sciences, Humanities, Law, Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies, and many other fields.

CUSAT CAT is known as Cochin University of Science &Technology Common Admission Test. It is a very popular exam of India and is organized by the CAT.  Applicants who meet the eligibility criteria of this exam will be able to fill out the application form before the due date of the exam.

Highlights of the CUSAT CAT Exam:

Exam name CUSAT CAT 
Full form of the CUSAT CAT Cochin University of science and technology, Kerala
Category of the exam Application form
Mode application form Online mode
Application form of CUSAT CAT Through official website
Mode of exam Online


  • Candidates must have Indian citizenship or be a resident of Kerala
  • The maximum age limit criteria will be 21 years while the minimum age limit criteria will be 17 years 
  • For Postgraduate and undergraduate eligibility criteria is given below:

Under Graduate Program

Marine Engineering Course- Candidates should need to complete the Intermediate exam with at least 60% aggregate marks with PCM, English as compulsory subjects, and 50% in mathematics separately.
BBA/ LLB(H)/ LLB(H)/ B.Com- Applicants should need to qualify for the senior secondary exam with at least 60% minimum marks. 
While for Humanities and Arts stream students then need to secure at least 55% marks
Integrated M.Sc- Aspirants must have clear the senior secondary exam with 50% aggregate marks in mathematics as a compulsory subject, and also required 50% marks in Chemistry and Physics from any recognized board

Post Graduate Program

Applicants must have to hold a B. Tech or Bachelor’s degree or BE degree from a recognized university with 60% aggregate marks
If any applicant qualify the GATE exam then they can directly apply for the exam
For the LM PG course candidates must have to qualify for the Graduation’s degree in law with 45% aggregate marks


The syllabus may differ for every course. Applicants should have to enter basic information about the subjects. 
The syllabus for the courses are as follows:
B. Com LLB (H) or BBA LLB (H)- G.K, General English, Law-Related Matters, Reasoning & Logical Thinking, Current Affairs, etc.
LL.B. 3 year Course: General Knowledge, English, Legal Aptitude, Current Affairs, Comprehension Ability, and Logical Reasoning.
B.TechCourse 5 Year Integrated M.Sc. Course: Mathematics, (PCM) Physics, and Chemistry.
B.Tech (LE) Course: English, General Engineering, Mathematics, Engineering Mechanics, and Engineering Graphics.


Exam Pattern

There will be Objective type or MCQs questions available in the question paper
There are 250 Questions available in the question paper were 125 questions available from mathematics, 25 questions from chemistry, and 75 questions available from Physics.
The CUSAT CAT exam time duration will be 180 minutes or three hours
For every correct answer, applicants will be awarded 3 marks while 1 mark will be deducted for wrong answer

Exam Paper

There will be only one exam paper available in the CUSAT CAT Entrance exam
All the applicants must need to appear in the entrance exam

Exam Prepare

Applicants need to make the proper timetable and follow it properly 
Before starting the preparation applicants must need to know about the exam pattern and syllabus
Do regular revision on your prepared subjects and topics
Give the many mock tests as they can and solve all the question papers of the previous year.


Exam Important Date

Events Important Dates
Releasing date of the CUSAT CAT exam March, Second Week 2022
Staring date of Online Application Form March, Second Week 2022
Last date to fill the application form March, last week 2022
Application form last date with late fee April, last week 
Admit Card Availability  May fourth week to Third week of June, 2022
Exam Date June, Third week 2022
Answer Key releasing date June, Third week 2022

Exam Application Process

The CUSAT CAT application form will be released in the month of March 2022 through online mode.
Applicants must have to meet the eligibility criteria before to fill the application form for this entrance exam
It is advisable that applicants must have to enter correct information as appear in the 10th mark sheet
The application form must be fill before the due date

Registration Fee of CUSAT CAT:
For NRI applicants the application fee will be Rupees 5000
For general category applicants, the CUSAT CAT exam application fee will be Rupees 1000
For (SC/ST and other) category applicants, the application fee will be Rupees 500

Selection Process of CUSAT CAT Exam:
To get selected for the CUSAT CAT exam, applicants must have to clear the entrance exam.
Once applicants clear the exam then they need to appear in the counseling process. 
The counseling processthe exam has been conducted through the online mode only. 
Candidates will get the rank on the behalf of their merit list. Here is document list is given below:

  • CUSAT 2022 scorecard/ admit card
  • 10th and 12th class mark sheet
  • Character Certificate
  • Migration certificate for Outside Kerala state
  • Passport size photo
  • Proof of payment of a fee
  • Category certificate

Exam Center

  • Ernakulam
  • Bangalore
  • Thrissur
  • Jamshedpur    
  • Palakkad
  • Allahabad
  • Malappuram
  • Lucknow    
  • Kozhikode
  • Patna
  • Bokaro    Kannur
  • Kalpetta (Waynad)
  • Ranchi        
  • Kasaragod
  • Varanasi
  • Kota
  • Abu Dhabi    
  • Sarjah
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Kollam
  • Kottayam    
  • Adoor
  • New Delhi
  • Thodupuzha (Idukki)
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • Dubai    
  • Alappuzha
  • Chennai

Admit Card

The conducting authority of CUSAT CAT exam will be released the admit card in the month of April appearing applicants can check their admit card through the website. Make sure to check the details on the admit card like name, address, exam name, exam center, time and date, etc.


Ques: What is the application fee for international candidates?
The application fee for international applicants will be US$100.

Ques: How to apply for the CUSAT CAT 2022 exam?
Applicants can fill out their application form online mode.

Ques: Is CUSAT CAT is a government college?
CUSAT (Cochin University of Science and Technology) is a state government-owned university in Kochi.

Ques: How many participating colleges are under the CUSAT?
There is 29 participating institute under the CUSAT CAT.

Ques: Is the CUSAT exam good for MBA?
Yes, it is the best exam for those students who want to get admission to an MBA. It is the best institute in business administration and provides good placement for its students.