Cochin University of Science and Technology: Admission 2019



Updated On - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUST) offers admission to eligibile candidates in various academic programmes of B.Tech., Integrated M.Sc., B.Voc., LL.B, LLM, M.Sc., M.A, M.Voc., M.Tech., MBA, M.Phil. Ph.D. etc. of the University for the academic year 2019-2020.

B.Tech. (4 year)

Specialization:

  • 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 Technology

Eligibility: B.Tech. Civil Engineering, B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering, B.Tech. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering, B.Tech. Information Technology, B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering:  Candidate pass 10+2 from recognised university/ institute 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.

 B.Tech. Marine Engineering: Pass in the 10+2  from recognised university/ institute  with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as separate subjects with a PCM average of not less than 60% marks and minimum 50% for Mathematics alone. Should have passed English at 10th or 12th Standards with 50% marks (applicable to SC/ST candidates also).

Vocational/Diploma students are not eligible to apply.

Maximum age limit prescribed is 25 years as on 1st September of the year of admission.

Physical and eye fitness certificate from a medical officer approved by the DG Shipping should be produced at the time of admission.

B.Tech. Naval Architecture and Ship Building (NA & SB):  Pass in Plus Two (10+2) examination conducted in Kerala or the examination of any other University/ Board accepted by the University as equivalent thereto in First Class (60% marks) with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as subjects of study and with a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics as well as for Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.

B.Tech. Polymer Science and Engineering:  Pass in Plus Two examination of the State of Kerala with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional subjects or any other examination accepted as equivalent thereto securing a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together. 

B.Tech. Instrumentation Technology: Pass in the plus two (12th) examination of any state/national board with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or any other examination accepted as equivalent by CUSAT with at least 60% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together and with at least 55% in Mathematics separately.

B.Tech. Lateral Entry- Duration 3 year: Candiate pass three year Diploma in Engineering /Technology awarded by Board of Technical Education recognisedby the Department ofTechnical Education,Government of Kerala, with at least 60%marks.

The maximum age prescribed is 25 years as on 1st July ofthe current academicyear.


B. Voc. Business Process and Data Analytics (3 year)

Eligibility:  Pass in the plus two (12th) examination of any state/national board or equivalent examination with at least 75% marks and having studied Mathematics or Statistics as one of the optional subjects.


M.Sc. (5 year Integrated) Photonics Programme

M.Sc. (5 year Integrated) Programme  Mathematics/Statistics / Physics/ Chemistry: 

Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 examination of the State of Kerala with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional subject or any other examination accepted as equivalent thereto securing a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.


BBA LLB/B.Com. LLB (5 year)

Eligibility: (i) Candiate pass 10+2 with at least 60% marks including languages in Sciencegroup/Commerce group or with at least 55% marks including languages inArts/Humanities stream.

(ii) Should not have completed 20 years of age as on the 1st July of the year ofAdmission; 22 years in the case of SC/ST/SEBC candidates.


LLB (3 year) Evening Programmes

Eligibility: (i)The candidate shall have a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of the qualifyingDegree examination.

(ii) Candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes are eligible for5% relaxation in qualifying marks.


LLM (1 year)

Specialization

  • LLM
  • LLM (IPR)

Eligibility: Pass in Bachelor’s Degree in Law with 55% marks from any University of Keralaor an examination of any other University accepted by the Syndicate asequivalent there to.  


5 year integrated Programmes

LLM (IPR) PHD

Eligibility: Pass Bachelor’s Degree in Law with minimum 55% from any of the Universities in Kerala or an examination in any other University accepted by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto, and should have obtained rank in the Common Admission Test conducted by the University.

LLM (IP) PHD

Eligibility: Pass Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Political Science, History, Management and Science & Technology with 55% marks from any of the Universities in Kerala or an examination of any other Universities accepted by the University as equivalent thereto and should have obtained rank in CAT conducted by the University. 


M.A. ( 2 year)

Specialization:

  • Applied Economics
  • Hindi Language and Literature

Eligibility

M.A. in Applied Economics: Candidate pass bachelor’s degree in Economics secured 55% marks in part III (Economics andSubsidiaries) or 60% marks with B.Com, BBA, BBM with Economics as one ofthe subjects or B.Sc. Mathematics or Statistics with 65% marks. 

M.A. in Hindi Language and Literature: Candidate pass B.A. /B.Sc. degree with Hindi as a subject of study with minimum  45% marks in Hindi. 


MCA (3 year)

Eligibility: Any Science graduate with Mathematics as one of the subjects or graduate in Electronics / Information Technology/Computer Science / Computer Applications/ Engineering/ Technology with minimum aggregate 55% marks in all subjects other than language and humanities.

For MCA Lateral Entry- Duration 2 year: A candidate seeking admission directly to the second year of MCA course (Lateral Entry) must have a pass with not less than 55% marks in recognized regular Bachelor degree in Computer Science / Information Technology / Computer Applications / Computer Science and Engineering of minimum three year duration.


M.Sc. (2 year)

Specialization:

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Statistics
  • Computer Sciecne
  • Electronic Science
  • Instrumentation
  • Oceanography
  • Meteorology
  • Marine Geology
  • Environmental Technology
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Biotechnology
  •  Microbiology
  • Marine Biology
  • Industrial Fisheries

Eligibility:

M.Sc. in Mathematics: B.Sc. degree with Mathematics main with at least 55% marks for optional subjects taken together. 

M.Sc. in Physics: B.Sc. degree with Physics main and Mathematics subsidiary with at least 55% marks in Physics.

M.Sc. in Chemistry: B.Sc. degree with Chemistry/Polymer Chemistry/ Environmental Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry/ Petrochemicals (main) with Mathematics as one of the subsidiary subjects with at least 55% marks in the main subject.    

M.Sc. in Statistics: B.Sc. degree in Mathematics or Statistics main with at least 55% marks for optional subjects taken together. The candidates  with Mathematics as main subject should have studied Statistics as subsidiary / main  paper  

M.Sc. in Computer Science: Pass with not less than 60% marks in recognized regular bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Information  Technology/ Computer Applications/ Computer Science and Eng. of minimum 3  years duration   

M.Sc. in Electronic Science:BSc degree in Electronics/ Electronic Science with a First Class (or 60% Marks)  from any recognized university or institution.    

M.Sc. in Instrumentation: B.Sc. Degree in Instrumentation / Physics / Electronics with at least 60% marks from any recognized University. MSc in Hydrochemistry: B.Sc. Degree in Chemistry with Mathematics and Physics as subsidiaries or  B.Sc. Degree of any University in Kerala with Polymer Chemistry/ Industrial Chemistry/Petro chemicals/ Environment  and Water Management as the main subject and Mathematics and Physics/  Computer Science as subsidiaries, with a  minimum of 55% marks in the respective main subject.  

M.Sc. in Oceanography: B.Sc. degree with Physics/ Mathematics as the main subject with 55% marks. Those with Mathematics as the main subject should have studied Physics as one of the subsidiaries and vice-versa.

M.Sc. in Meteorology: Pass in B Sc. in Physics with Mathematics / Mathematics with Physics/ Computer Science with Physics and Mathematics/ Chemistry with Physics and Mathematics with at least 55% marks.

M.Sc. in Marine Geology:  B.Sc. degree in Geology/Physics/Chemistry with at least 60% aggregate marks.  

M.Sc. in Marine Geophysics: B.Sc. degree in Geology/Physics with  Mathematics as one of the subjects and at least 60% aggregate marks.

M.Sc. in (Environmental Technology) Stream 1: Environmental Engg.): Graduate in Chemistry with Physics andMathematics as subsidiaries or graduate inEngineering (Civil/Public Health/Environmental or Chemical) with 55%marks (50% in the case of SC/STcandidates) in optional subjects in thequalifying exam and a valid rank in theCAT, conducted by the University. 

M.Sc. in (EnvironmentalTechnology) Stream 2:Environmental Biotechnology): Graduate in Life Sciences/ EnvironmentalScience/ Zoology/ Botany/ Microbiologywith 55% marks (50% in the case of SC/STcandidates) in optional subjects in thequalifying exam. and a valid rank in theCAT, conducted by the University

M.Sc. in Biotechnology: Bachelor’s degree in any branch of LifeSciences including Agricultural andMedical Sciences/Chemical Sciences/Chemical Engg. with a minimum of 55%marks in aggregate. 

M.Sc. in Microbiology: Bachelor’s degree in any branch of LifeSciences including Agricultural andMedical Sciences with a minimum of 55%marks in aggregate. 

M.Sc. in Marine Biology:  B.Sc. degree in any branch of Life Sciencessuch as Aqua culture, Biochemistry,Biotechnology, Botany, Microbiology,Zoology etc. as a main subject or B.Sc.degree in Fishery Science with at least 55%marks in the optional subjects.

M.Sc. in Industrial Fisheries : Bachelor’s degree in Fisheries/ Zoology/Botany with at least 55% marks in theoptional subjects. Bachelor’s Degree inFisheries includes IndustrialFisheries/Aquaculture /Fishery Science/Industrial Fish and Fisheries/ B.F.Sc.(Nautical Science). 3 Supernumerary seatsare reserved for children of such persons,whose occupation is fishing and aresponsored by Dept. of Fisheries, Kerala. 2Supernumerary seats are reserved forSponsored staff of Kerala FisheriesDepartment.


Master of Fisheries Science (2 year)

Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in Fisheries/FoodTechnology/ Food Science/Microbiology/Biochemistry/ Zoology with at least 55%marks in optional subjects. Bachelor’sdegree in Fisheries includes IndustrialFisheries / Aquaculture / Fishery Science/Industrial Fish and Fisheries / B.F.Sc.(Nautical Science). Bachelor’s degree inFood Technology / Food Science includesB.Tech / B.E. / B.Sc. in Food Science andTechnology / Food Science andManagement /Food Science / FoodTechnology /Food processing Technology /Food Science and Quality Control. 


M.Voc. Mobile Phone Application Development (2 year)

Eligibility:  Engineering graduates with 60% marks (orequivalent CGPA) in the branches ofInformation Technology/ComputerScience/ Electronics and Communicationor Graduates with 60% marks (orequivalent CGPA) in Computer Science/Computer Applications / InformationTechnology/Electronics/ SoftwareDevelopment or Graduates with B VocDegree in relevant disciplines with 60%marks (or equivalent CGPA)

M.Voc. Technology and  Management Consulting (2 year)

Eligibility:  Graduates with 60% marks (or equivalentCGPA) in Engineering/ BusinessManagement/ Business Administration/Commerce/Economics or B Voc Graduatesin Technology /Management relateddisciplines with Mathematics/Statistics/Accountancy as one of thesubjects with 60% marks (or equivalentCGPA).


M.Tech. (2 year)

Specialization:

  • Industrial Atalysis
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Software
  • Electronics and Communciation Engineering
  • Instrumentation   
  • Opto-electronics and Laser Technology
  • Marine Engineering
  • Polymer Technology
  • Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design  
  • Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering)
  • Saftey
  • Electronics and Design Technology
  • Civil Engineering (Geotechnoical Engineering)
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering Spc.Wireless Technology
  • Computer Science and Engineering Spc. in Network Computing
  • Software System
  • Marine Biotechnology
  • Automospheric Sciences
  • Ocean Technology
  • Engineering Statics
  • Marine Genomics

Eligibility:

M.Tech. Industrial Atalysis: M.Sc. degree in Chemistry / Applied Chemistry or any other MSc degree  recognized as equivalent with at least a first class (60% marks) from any recognized University  

M.Tech. Computer and Information Science: B.Tech or equivalent degree or AMIE/AMIETE in the branch of Computer Science or Information Technology or Electronics & Communication, or MCA, with a first class (60% marks) applicable to all the above, from any recognized University or Institution.  

M.Tech. Software: B. Tech or equivalent degree or AMIE/AMIETE in the branch of Computer Science or Information Technology or Electronics and Communication, or MCA, with a first class (60%marks) applicable to all the above, from any recognized University or Institution.  

MTech. Electronics and Communciation Engineering:  B. Tech or equivalent degree /AMIE/ AMIETE in Electronics and Communication Engineering/Electrical Engineering/ Electronics and Instrumentation or M.Sc. degree in Electronics /Electronic Science with a First Class (60%) from any recognized University or Institution.

M.Tech. Instrumentation: B.Tech or equivalent degree in Instrumentation/ Instrumentation Technology/ Instrumentation and Control/ Applied Electronics and Instrumentation/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Electronics and Communication/ Electrical and Electronics or MSc Degree in Instrumentation/ Electronics with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA 6.5 in 10 point scale from any recognized University or Institution    

M.Tech. Opto-electronics and Laser Technology: Master’s degree in Physics / Electronics/Photonics or B.Tech /B.E Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering / Electronics Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Electrical and Electronics with a first class (60%) from any recognized University  or institution.  

M.Tech. Marine Engineering: Candidate should have passed B. Tech /B.E/B.S degree in Marine Engineering OR B. Tech/ B.Sc. (Eng.) degree in Mechanical Engineering or B.Tech degree in Naval Architecture and Ship Building with a minimum of 60% marks or an examination of any  other University /Institution accepted by this University as equivalent thereto with 60% marks.  

M.Tech. Polymer Technology: B.Tech or equivalent degree / AMIE in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology/ Chemical Engineering /Technology or M.Sc. Polymer Chemistry/ M.Sc. Chemistry with Polymer Chemistry specialization with a First Class (60% marks) from any recognized University or Institution.  

M.Tech. Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design:  B.Tech. or equivalent degree in Naval Architecture and Ship Building/Civil Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering with a first class (60%) marks from any recognized University or Institution.    

M.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Thermal Engineering): Candidate should have passed B.Tech/B.E/ B.Sc. Engineering Degree Examination in Mechanical, Automobile, Aerospace, Aeronautical branch with a minimum of 60% marks from any  University in Kerala or an examination of any other University /institution accepted by this University as equivalent hitherto . 

M.Tech. Saftey: BE/B.Tech/BSc Engineering in Aerospace Engineering/Chemical Engineering/ Civil Engineering/Electrical Engineering/ Electrical and Electronics Engineering/ Fire Engineering/ Mechanical  Engineering/ Metallurgical Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Safety & Fire Engineering with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA 6.5 in 10 point scale from any recognized university in Kerala or  any other university / institution accepted by this University as   equivalent thereto. 

M.Tech. Electronics and Design Technology:  A pass in B.Tech/BE/AMIE/AMIETE Degree in Electronics & Communication / Electrical and Electronics/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Applied Electronics and Instrumentation branch  from any university of Kerala or an Examination of any other University/ Institution accepted by this University as equivalent  thereto with a minimum of 60% marks.

M.Tech. Civil Engineering (Geotechnoical Engineering): Candidate should have passed B.Tech/B.E/B.Sc. Engineering Degree Examination in Civil Engineering branch from any University in Kerala or an  examination of any other University /Institution accepted by this University as equivalent thereto with a minimum of 60% marks.

 OR

Candidates who have passed Sections A and B examinations conducted by the Institution of Engineers (India) – AMIE in Civil branch.

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering Spc.Wireless Technology: Shall have passed B Tech/ BE/BSc Engineering Degrees in Electronics or Electrical and Electronics or Electronics and Communication branch from any University in Kerala or an Examination of any other University/Institution accepted by this University as equivalent thereto with a minimum of 60% marks.

M.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering Spc. in Network Computing:  B.Tech or equivalent Degree/AMIETE/ AMIE in Computer Science and Engineering/Information Technology/Electronics and Communication Engineering with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA 6.5 in 10 point scale from any recognized University in Kerala or any other University/Institution accepted by this University as equivalent there to.

M.Tech. Software System: Shall have passed B.Tech/BE/BSc Engineering Degrees in Information Technology/Computer Science and Eng./ Computer Engineering/ Biomedical Eng./ Electronics and Communication / Electronics/ Electrical and Electronics branch from any University in Kerala or an Examination of any other University/ Institution accepted as equivalent  thereto with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA 6.5 in 10 –point scale.

M.Tech. Marine Biotechnology:  B.Tech/BE in Chemical Eng., Bio-Chemical Eng., Industrial Biotechnology, Leather Biotechnology, Chemistry/Bio technology, Biomedical Eng., B. Pharm, Chemical Technology or MSc. in  Biotechnology, Marine Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Botany/ Zoology/ Bio-chemistry, Microbiology/ Genetics, Biophysics,   Microbial Genetics and Bio-nformatics, Marine Biology/ Aquatic  Biology and Fisheries/ Environmental Bio-technology/ Mari culture  with 60% marks or equivalent CGPA from any recognized Indian or foreign University.

M.Tech. Automospheric Sciences: M.Sc.in Meteorology /Oceanography / Physics/ Mathematics /Space Physics/B Tech in Civil/Mechanical/Naval Architecture and Ship Building with a first class (60% Marks) from any recognized  University or Institution.

M.Tech. Ocean Technology: M.Sc. degree in Oceanography/ Physics / Marine Geology /Meteorology / Marine Geophysics / Environmental Sciences or M.Sc. (Tech) Degree in Marine Geophysics or B.Tech or equivalent degree/AMIE in Civil Engineering/Environmental Sciences with  60% marks from any recognized University or Institution.

M.Tech. Engineering Statics: B Tech or equivalent degree or AMIE in any discipline or AMII with a first class (60%) from any recognized University or institution.

M.Tech. Marine Genomics: M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences/M. FSc. with 60% marks.

OR

B Tech in Biotechnology / Genetic Engineering / Biomedical Engineering.


Certificate Programmes

Eligibility: Pass in Pre-degree/PlusTwo/any 3 year diploma.


PG Diploma Programmes

Eligibility: Bachelor’s degreeholders of anyUniversity acceptable bythe University. 


MBA (2 year)

Candidate pass graduation with 50% marks from recognised institute/ university.

Selection Process: Valid Score in KMAT/CMAT/CAT(IIM)


Selection Process: Valid Score in CUSAT CAT 2019

Selection Process for MBA: Valid Score in KMAT/CMAT/CAT(IIM)

Note: 5% relaxation for SC/ST or reserved categoery students belongs to Kerala state only


CUST: Admission Process 2019

Candidates need to clear Common Admission Test 2019 to get admission in above programmes.

MBA: candidate has to pass KMAT/CMAT/CAT(IIM) exam.

All Candidates applying for Common Admission Test 2019 (CAT 2019) should submit their applications online.

International candidates and those applying for the B.Tech. lateral entry programme (for Diploma-holders)/MBA/M.Tech should also submit their applications online.

Candidates for Ph.D./M. Phil./ M.A. Translation-German & Russian / Diploma/Certificate programmes need not submit online application form.

They can obtain the printed applicationform from the departments concerned by paying the required application fee through Demand Draft, drawn in favour of "Registrar, CUSAT" payable at Ernakulam. 

Application for all Courses (Other than Post Doctoral/ Diploma/Certificate Programmes):

  • General Category Candidates Rs.1000/-
  • For Kerala SC/Kerala ST candidates) Rs.500/-
  • Candidates who apply under NRI Quota/Children of Indian Gulf Workers (CGW) Rs.6000/-  In case of CGW candidates belongingto KSC/KST fees is Rs. 5500/-

Note: Candidates opting test center at Dubai should remit an additional amount of Rs.10000/-(Rupees Ten thousand only)

For Ph.D. and M. Phil. Programmes:

Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees One Thousand only)(Rs. 500/-(Rupees Five Hundred only) for Kerala SC/ST Candidates) to be paid by  Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Registrar, CUSAT payable at Ernakulam campus branch and to be submitted to the respective departments/schools where the candidate intend to apply for M. Phil. / Ph. D. programme to obtain the application forms.

Application fee for Post Doctoral/Diploma/Certificates Programmes:

  • General Category Candidates Rs.100/-
  • SC/ST Category Candidates Rs.50/

Application fee for International Students:

  • For all courses US$100

CUST: CUSAT CAT Important Dates 2019

Computer Based Test (CBT)

06, 07 April 2019

Online registration for CAT (All PG and UG Programmes except M.Phil, Ph.D and Diploma Programmes

30 Jan 2019  

Last date to apply

21 Feb 2019 (with fine upto 28 Feb 2019)

Online registration for seats reserved for international candidates

30 Jan 2019 to 30 April 2019

Online registration starts to M.Tech programmes

15 March 2019  

Online registration ends to M.Tech programmes

 21 April 2019 (with fine upto 30 April 2019)

Registration starts for  Ph.D, M.Phil, Diploma Programmes etc.

30 Jan 2019

Registration ends for  Ph.D, M.Phil, Diploma Programmes etc.

31 March 2019

CUST: MBA Important Dates 2019

Application for MBA admission starts

30 Jan 2019

Application for MBA admission ends

10 March 2019 (with fine upto 15 March 2019

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