Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi

CUSAT Kochi - Cochin University of Science and Technology

  • Kochi, Kerala
  • ESTD 1971
  • State University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Gym

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
4Years Full Time 20 Seats Per Course
10-Apr-2019 -01-Feb-2019
Application Form Date
5.0 ₹43,066 per year Apply Now
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
2Years Full Time
07-Jan-2019 -01-Nov-2018
Application Form Date
6.0 ₹63,485 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] + Bachelor of Law [L.L.B] {Hons.}
5Years Full Time 30 Seats Per Course
7.0 ₹52,138 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Commerce + Bachelor of Laws [BCom L.L.B.] {Hons.}
5Years Full Time 30 Seats Per Course
7.0 ₹52,138 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Law [L.L.B]
3Years Full Time 40 Seats Per Course
7.0 ₹66,943 per year Apply Now
Master of Science [M.Sc]
2Years Full Time 12 Seats Per Course
08-Feb-2019 -28-Feb-2019
Application Form Date
5.0 ₹9,580 per year Apply Now
Master of Technology [M.Tech]
2Years Full Time 18 Seats Per Course
02-Feb-2019 -10-Feb-2019
Examination Date
5.0 ₹77,353 per year Apply Now
Master of Laws [L.L.M]
1Year Full Time
7.0 ₹14,180 per year Apply Now
Master of Computer Applications [M.C.A]
3Years Full Time 30 Seats Per Course
08-Feb-2019 -28-Feb-2019
Application Form Date
6.0 ₹64,097 per year Apply Now
Master of Arts [M.A]
2Years Full Time 28 Seats Per Course
N/A ₹8,645 per year Apply Now

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Dr. Poulose Jacob
Vice Chancellor
Ms. Brinda Bala Sreenivasan
Assistant Professor, Department of Engish & Foreign Languages
Dr. K.K. Girish Kumar
Assistant Professor, Department of Hindi
Ms. Ashok Arathi
Assistant Professor, Department of Legal Studies
Dr. Preetha
Assistant Professor, Department of Legal Studies
Dr. Binu Mole
Assistant Professor, Department of Legal Studies
Mr. B. Chakrapani
Associate Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences
Dr. V. Madhu
Assistant Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences
Dr. Roy M. Thomas
Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
Mr. Pramod Pavithran
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Engineering

About University

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) is a public university sitauted in Cochin, Kerala. It is one of the top rated science and technology universities in the country, ranked amongst top 30 univiersities in India by NIRF. The University has collabaorations with several institutions and conducts exchange programs with universities all around the world. CUSAT is also the only Indian University to be chosen by the Government of Netherlands for long-term financial assistance under the MHO program.

CUSAT conducts one single exam, CUSAT CAT 2017 to offer admission in all UG & PG programmes in the field of Arts, Science, Engineering & Management. Although, admission to a few departments in CUSAT is on the basis of Department Admission Tests conducted by the concerned department. CUSAT also has a department of International Relations & Academic Admissions (IRAA) to serve the purpose of International admissions & academics. The unit has also stepped into new areas of academic administration such as competitive examinations & training programmes.

CUSAT Admission Process

The academics of CUSAT are divided into 9 dedicated faculties namely Engineering, Environmental Studies, Humanities, Law, Marine Sciences, Medical Sciences & Technology, Science, Social Sciences and Technology. CUSAT offers courses at all levels of college education i.e. Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral level. Generally, for all UG and PG courses, the application starts from January. For the current academic year, the online application for admission to UG and PG programmes has been started in January and it will be closed in February.

CUSAT Admission to B.Tech, M.Sc & MCA:

CUSAT conducts CUSAT CAT to offer admission in these courses. For some specializations of M.Sc programme institute also conducts the interview after CUSAT CAT.

To secure admission in Lateral entry courses, students have to qualify in CUSAT LET.

CUSAT M.Tech Admission:

Admission to M.Tech course is based on GATE 2017 score except M.Tech Marine Engineering and M.Tech in Marine Bio-Technology. But if sufficient numbers of applicants are not available then other candidates without GATE score can appear DAT (Departmental Admission Test) exam for admission to M.Tech.

For admission to full -time M. Tech programmes except for M. Tech Marine Engineering and M.Tech Marine Bio-Technology a valid GATE Score in the relevant subject is compulsory. Applicants will be ranked on the basis of their GATE Score. Only in the of non-availability of sufficient numbers  of GATE qualified candidates, candidates  without GATE Score  will be considered for admission  on the basis of DAT Score. For all Part Time M.Tech Programmes, the rank lists will be prepared on the basis of the score obtained in respective DAT.

The admission will be based on the Rank list prepared by giving due weightage to qualifying degree marks (50%), Admission Test conducted by the Department (40%), and number of years’ experience after obtaining the degree (weightage is at the rate of 1% per year of experience subject to a maximum of 10%). In the case of Marine Engineers possessing M.E.O Class II Certificate of competency 5% weightage and for those possessing M.E.O. Class I Certificate 10% weightage.

For admission to M.Tech  in Marine Bio-Technology, GATE  score  is not considered.  Selection of candidates is done by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on behalf of Department of  Bio-technology, Government of  India  through a National Test along with all such examinations conducted by  the JNU. 

CUSAT MBA Admission:

The selection process is totally based on CUSAT CAT Rank. Rank lists for all MBA programs are also prepared on the basis of performance in CMAT 2017/MAT 2016 /CAT 2016 followed by performance in Group Discussion and Interview. The normalization of the CMAT score/MAT Score/CAT score will be decided by CUSAT only.

CMAT/MAT/CAT Score: 70%

Group Discussion: 15%

Interview: 15%

The counselling process will be started in the fourth week of June and counselling schedule will be published on the official website of CUSAT. Students should produce the following certificate and documents in original at the time of counselling.


As CUSAT is an online test, students have to keep in mind some simple steps to avoid last minute problems at the time of entrance:

  1. Exam duration will be as per the schedule prescribed by CUSAT authority on your provisional admit card.
  2. Students are advised to report at the test center 90 minutes prior to the commencement of test.
  3. You will be informed to login, 10 minutes prior to the start of the exam.
  4. At the time of login, following information will be displayed on the screen:

Profile or Personal Information: You have to read all the information listed with proper attention & then have to click on the button ‘I Confirm’ or ‘I Deny’.

Exam Related Information: Read all the rules mentioned thoroughly. After reading all the instructions click on ‘I am ready to begin’.

  1. The test will consist of objective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ;s).
  2. 3 marks will be awarded or each right answer & 1 mark will be deduced for each wrong answer as penalty.
  3. Depending on your response question status will be displayed on the screen. For e.g. Green colour reflects that you have properly submit & save the answer while Red colour shows that you have not attempted that question.
  4. In case of automatic logout, all your responses will be saved. In that case you will be able to login again & timer will continue  from where it was initially.
  5. After completion of duration of the course, a SUBMIT button will appear & you have to click on that.

CUSAT Score Calculation:

The CUSAT CAT score will be calculated on the basis of P=3Q-1R Where, P is the CUSAT CAT score, R is the number of wrong answer & Q is the number of right answers.

In case of tie, percentile index will be calculated on the basis of (A+B/A)* 100 Where A is the number of students appeared in the test for a particular subject & B is the position according to the CUSAT CAT score. Percentile indices are then combined to obtain the relative position of the candidate in the rank list for a particular programme.

CUSAT Admit Card

Candidates can download CUSAT Hall ticket online from the official website of CUSAT. Admit cards will not be sent to the candidate’s address via post. Students are advised to retain their admit card for future requirements. No candidate will be permitted to take the test without admit card.

Students, who are going to appear for Departmental Admission Test (DAT) for M.Tech programme offered by CUSAT. Their admit cards will be directly forwarded to their registered e-mail IDs. In case any student is unable to download their admit card, they may take print out of the format of the hall ticket available on the website.

  1. Enter your registration number & Date of Birth (DOB).
  2. Click on SUBMIT button.
  3. Once you logged in, click on the Admit Card link.
  4. Now take the print out on an A4 size sheet.

Note: Students who do not possess any valid identity card can download the identity certificate issued by CUSAT. Students are advised to bring the certificate at the time of written test. Students have to fill the identity certificate with valid details & a passport size photo attested by gazetted officer.

CUSAT Exam Result

Students can check the result through the official website of CUSAT. Students have to enter their roll number, name & rank in order to generate their score card. Follow these steps to check the result:

  1. Navigate to the official website of CUSAT.
  2. Link to the CUSAT result will be displayed on the screen; students have to click on the appropriate link.
  3. As soon as the roll number entered, rank & respective score will be displayed on the screen.
  4. Save & print the scorecard for future use.

Students must note these points while downloading their CUSAT result:

  1. Enable JAVA script in your browser settings, if there is any problem with login section of CUSAT official website.
  2. You are advised to not to attempt multiple logins on the same browser at the same time.
  3. The website is best available in Mozilla or Internet explorer version 10.0 or below.

Students whose name is available in the merit cum CUSAT Rank List will be eligible for next round of selection i.e CUSAT counselling.

CUSAT CAT Counselling:

CUSAT conducts counselling for B.Tech marine engineering course generally in the month of June & for other streams, it has been performed in the month of July to August. Spot admissions in regular B.Tech courses are also announced by CUSAT for NRI candidates at the time of CUSAT counselling. Before appearing in CUSAT CAT counselling, students have to select their colleges & branches in between the dates (generally started from May onwards) specified by the University.

More about the university:

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), was established in the year 1971. The University was built in 108 acres. It is located in Thrikkakara. It was reorganized in the year 1986 as Cochin University of Science And Technology.

  • There are three separate campuses one in Pulinkunnoo and the other two in Cochin
  • The University was selected by the UGC in 2002
  • The Govt. of Kerala has recently established three inter-university centres in CUSAT
  • The admissions will be offered to this University is purely based upon the CAT exam courses


  • Wet peroxide oxidation of phenol over mixed pillared montmorillonites, Journal of Chemical Engineering
  • Preparation and characterization of Radiopaque Natural Rubber
  • Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall Characteristics during Contrasting Monsoon Years
  • An Improved Legendre Moment Descriptor (ILMD) as Contour-Shape Descriptor
  • Role of Information Technology on Banking Efficiency and Risk Management: Evidence from Kerala-Based Private Sector Banks
  • Low backscattered TM polarized strip gratings
  • Studies on tide depended salt-silt wedge and identification of turbidity maxima in Cochin estuary
  • Changes in Land-Ocean Sediment Flux due to the Interference of Dams
  • Toyota Methodology for Problem Diagnosis and Strategy Formulation: a Case Study of KAMCO
  • Targeting for Cogeneration Potential through Total Site Integration
  • Effect of Water Inside a Ship on Its Damage Stability
  • RNS based Programmable Decimation Filter for Multi-Standard Wireless Transceivers


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  • KARD Scientific, USA
  • Limerick University, Ireland
  • Bois State University, USA
  • University Sains, Malaysia
  • Florida State University, USA
  • Technical University of Eindhoven, the Netherlands
  • Free University, Berlin
  • Ulm University, Penn State University, USA
  • University of St. Andrews, Scotland
  • Rostock University, Germany
  • University of Warwick, UK



  • University has a huge amount of books of the different departments
  • The Department library has about 7500 books & subscribes to several Indian as well as foreign journals


  • University has separate hostel facility for boys and girls
  • There are four Boys hostels with accommodation of 600 students namely- Sanathana, Siberia, Sarover and Post Metric hostel
  • Girls hostel has five block with 700 students capacity and the name is- Aiswarya, Athula, Anaswara, Post Metric and OBC Post Metric

Students Services/Associations:

  • Centre For Science In Society (C-SIS)
  • Sophisticated Test and Instrumentation Center
  • National Centre for Aquatic Animal Health
  • Department Of Youth Welfare
  • Department of Physical Education
  • Centre for Information Resource Management
  • Employment Information And Guidance Bureau
  • Centre for The Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy
  • Centre For Neuroscience, Department of Biotechnology
  • Directorate of Public  Relations And Publication
  • Centre for Science Communication
  • Inter University Centre For IPR Studies
  • International Centre for Economic Policy And Analysis (ICEPA)
  • National Technical Manpower Information System 

Events: APSYM 2014 - Antennas and propagation Symposium

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Contact Details

Phone No: 0484-2577290
Cochin University P. O
Kochi - 682022
Kerala , India
Nearest Bus Stand
South Kalamassery Junction Bus Stop bus stand 0.79Km
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University Hostel

Hostel For : Female ₹45 K - ₹85 K
Hostel For : Male ₹45 K - ₹85 K

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