CUSAT CAT 2022: Dates, Application Form

CUSAT CAT

CUSAT CAT 2022 – Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) invites application for Common Admission Test (CAT) for various UG & PG Courses admission in the University for the academic year 2022-23.

Check more information like dates, application process about CUSAT CAT 2022 below here.

CUSAT CAT 2022

  • The Common Admission Test of Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) is scheduled to be conducted in various centres of the country.
  • The candidates who wish admissions for programmes other than Ph.D/ All Diploma Courses in CUSAT should apply for CAT.
  • Students who wish to get admission for BTech Marine Engineering at KMSME in CUSAT, should register for CAT2022, eventhough the admission will be based on the rank scored in Common Entrance Test conducted by Indian Maritime University.
  • Candidates with a valid KMAT/CMAT/CAT(IIM)Score can apply for MBA programmes. These candidates will be ranked on the basis of KMAT/CMAT/CAT(IIM) Score, Group Discussion and Interview.
  • For M.Tech programmes, preference will be given to candidates with valid GATE score in the respective subject. In the absence of candidates with valid GATE score, candidates without GATE score will be admitted on the basis of their performance in Department Admission Test (DAT) to be conducted by the Departments concerned.
  • Admission to Ph.D/ All Diploma Courses
    • For admissions to Ph.D/ All Diploma Courses in CUSAT need not apply online through the CAT portal. The application will be available from the Departments concerned.

CUSAT CAT 2022 Important Dates

Online Registration for CAT (All PG and UG Programmes except Ph.D,M.Tech and Diploma Programmes)08/02/2022 to 07/03/2022
(with fine upto 14/03/2022)
Remittance of fee (online only)08/02/2022 to 15/03/2022
Online Registration for seats reserved for International Candidates08/02/2022 to 30/04/2022
Online Registration to M.Tech programmes08/02/2022 to 21/04/2022
(with fine upto 30/04/2022)
Issuance and receipt of applications for Diploma Programmes from the Department/Schools concerned08/02/2022 to 30/04/2022
Issuance and receipt of applications for Ph.D/PDF Programmes from the Department/Schools concerned08/02/2022 to 30/04/2022
Downloading of Admit Cards01/05/2022 to 14/05/2022
CUSAT CAT 2022 Exam Date15th, 16th and 17th of May 2022

For more details and to apply online – visit


Previous Admissions

CUSAT CAT 2021

  • Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) will conduct Combined Entrance Examination (CAT) for admission to various UG and PG programs of the University for the academic year 2021-22.
  • Candidates with a valid CMAT/KMAT/CAT(IIM) Score can apply for MBA programmes. These candidates will be ranked on the basis of CMAT/KMAT/CAT(IIM) Score, Group Discussion and Interview.
  • For M.Tech programs candidates with valid GATE scores in the respective subject will be given preference for admission. In the absence of candidates with valid GATE scores, candidates will be admitted on the basis of their performance in the Department Admission Test (DAT) to be conducted by the Departments concerned.

List of Academic Programmes offered in 2021

Programmes offered for 10 + 2 qualified candidates

  • B Tech Programmes (Regular) (8 Semesters) 
    • Civil Engineering 
    • Computer Science & Engineering 
    • Electrical & Electronics Engineering 
    • Electronics & Communication Engineering 
    • Information Technology 
    • Mechanical Engineering 
    • Safety and Fire Engineering 
    • Marine Engineering 
    • Naval Architecture and Ship Building 
    • Polymer Science & Engineering 
    • Instrumentation and Control Engineering 
  • M Sc (Five Year Integrated) in Photonics 
  • M Sc (Five Year Integrated) in Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence & Data Science) 
  • 5 ‐ Year Integrated M. Sc 
    • Biological Sciences
    • Chemistry
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
    • Statistics
  • Five year BBA LL.B (H) Programme 
  • Five year B.Com LL.B (H) Programme 
  • B Voc – Three Year Degree Programme in Business Process and Data Analytics 

Programmes offered for candidates with 3 Year Engineering Diploma

Lateral Entry to 3rd semester of B Tech Programme 

  • Civil Engineering 
  • Computer Science & Engineering 
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering 
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering 
  • Information Technology 
  • Mechanical Engineering 
  • Safety and Fire Engineering 
  • Polymer Science & Engineering 
  • Instrumentation and Control Engineering 

Programmes offered for candidates with Graduate Degree

  • M Sc Mathematics 
  • M Sc Physics 
  • M Sc Chemistry 
  • M Sc Statistics 
  • M Sc Computer Science with specialization in Artificial Intelligence
  • M Sc Computer Science with specialization in Data Science 
  • M Sc Forensic Science   
  • M Sc Electronic Science 
  • M Sc Hydrochemistry   
  • M Sc Oceanography   
  • M Sc Marine Geology   
  • M Sc Marine Geophysics    
  • M Sc Meteorology 
  • MSc Environmental Science and Technology  Stream I   
  • MSc Environmental Science and Technology Stream II 
  • M Sc Biotechnology 
  • M Sc Microbiology 
  • M Sc Marine Biology 
  • M Sc Industrial Fisheries 
  • MSc in Econometrics and Financial Technology   
  • M FSc Seafood Safety and Trade 
  • M Voc Mobile Phone Application Development 
  • M Voc Technology and Management Consulting 
  • Master of Computer Applications (MCA) 
  • MA Applied Economics 
  • MA Hindi Language and Literature 
  • MBA (Full Time / Part Time) 
  • Three year LL.B 
  • One year LL.M (Academic Programme w.e.f 2020 admission onwards)
  • Two year LL.M (IPR) (Subject to Syndicate approval) 
  • LLM (IP) PhD (5 year Integrated Programme) (Subject to Statutory approval)  
  • LLM (IPR) PhD (5 year Integrated Programme) 

Post Graduate Programmes in Engineering

M Tech (Full Time)

  • M Tech in Computer and Information Science 
  • M Tech in Software Engineering 
  • M Tech in Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design   
  • M Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering with Specialization in VLSI and Embedded Systems, Microwave and Radar Engineering and Robotics & Intelligent Systems. 
  • M Tech in Instrumentation Technology 
  • M Tech in Polymer Technology 
  • M Tech in Opto‐Electronics and Laser Technology 
  • M Tech in Data Science and Analytics (*) – Please see Page 48 for more info.
  • M Tech in Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering) 
  • M Tech in Computer Science and Engineering with specialisation in Network Computing 
  • M Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialisation in Wireless Technology 
  • M Tech in Industrial Safety (Specialisation in Health Safety and Environment Management) 
  • M Tech in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Engineering)   
  • M Tech in Software Systems 
  • M Tech in Marine Engineering   
  • M Tech in Atmospheric Sciences 
  • M Tech in Ocean Technology 
  • M Tech in Marine Biotechnology 

M Tech (Part Time)

  • M Tech Computer Science and Engineering (Data Science and Artificial Intelligence) 
  • M Tech in Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering and Management)
  • M Tech in Chemical Engineering (Process Engineering) 
  • M Tech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Power Electronics)
  • M Tech in Mechanical Engineering (Production Engineering) 

CUSAT CAT 2021 Important Dates

Start Online Registration for CAT for All PG and UG Programmes10 March 2021
Last Date for submission of online Application Form without fine31 March 2021
Last Date for submission of online Application Form with fine15 April 2021
Remittance of fee (online only)10 March to 16 April 2021
Last Date of Online Registration for seats reserved for International Candidates30 April 2021
Last Date of Online Registration to M.Tech programs without fine21 April 2021
Last Date of Online Registration to M.Tech programs with fine30 April 2021
Last Date of Online Registration to M.B.A. programs31 May 2021
Downloading of Admit Cards25 May to 14 June 2021
Date of Examination (CUSAT CAT 2021)12,13, and 14 June 2021
Date of Result 3rd week of June 2021

CUSAT CAT 2021 Application Process

  • Candidates have to apply online on https://admissions.cusat.ac.in/ 
  • Read the prospectus carefully before applying.

Steps for Application

STEP 1 – Registration

STEP 2 – Personal Details and Reservation

STEP 3 – Photo and Signature

STEP 4 – Course Selection

STEP 5 – Short Preview

STEP 6 – Payment

STEP 7 – Centre selection

Take a print out of the confirmation page and keep in custody for future requirements. Please note, no documents are to be sent to the University unless requested from the University.

Application Fee

General Category CandidatesRs.1100/-
Kerala SC/Kerala ST Category CandidatesRs.500/-

For more details and to apply online – visit