CUSAT 2020 Exams for Engineering


CUSAT 2020

Details of CUSAT 2020 examination

Cochin University of Science and Technology termed as CUSAT will publish the CUSAT CAT 2020 notification in their official website in the stipulated time period. CUSAT CAT 2020 cut off is fixed as per the CUSAT minimum rank secured by the candidate. CUSAT cut off 2020 consists of opening and closing ranks of the candidates. CUSAT rank Vs marks are discussed in detail in the following article. The higher the marks you get than CUSAT cut off 2020, greater the chance of admission.

What is the date of CUSAT CAT 2020 exam? 

 The date of CUSAT CAT 2020 exam is 18-04-2020 and 19-04-2020.

When will be the result of CUSAT CAT 2020 will be released?

The tentative date of CUSAT 2020 result is around the first week of May, 2020.

What are the factors determining the CUSAT CAT cut off 2020?

The competent authority will consider the following factors to determine the CUSAT cut off 2020:

Total number of applicants

Total number of qualified candidates

Total number of available seats

Level of difficulty of CUSAT CAT 2020

The cut off trends in the previous years

What are the important dates of CUSAT rank list 2020?

The publication of CUSAT rank list 2020 is tentatively on first week of May 2020. The counselling process will start from the second to last week of May 2020. 

What is the procedure to download CUSAT Rank list 2020?

The following steps may be followed to download the CUSAT 2020 rank list:

  • Visit the official website i.e. cusat.ac.in

  • Click on the Rank List link

  • CUSAT rank list will be generated on the screen in the pdf format.

  • Download the pdf file and take a print out for future reference.

What are the details mentioned in the CUSAT 2020 rank list?

The following details are mentioned in the CUSAT 2020 rank list:

  • Candidate’s registration number

  • Candidate’s Name.

  • Category of the candidate

  • Special Reservation (if any)

  • Rank secured by the candidate.

What is CUSAT rank vs. marks phenomenon?

CUSAT marks can be obtained by preparing for the exams in view of the syllabus and the exam pattern. To make a mark in the CUSAT Rank list, candidates should obtain good marks. The rank list will be released by the competent authority based on the marks. The rank list will be prepared by using a calculation called percentile index. The percentile index will determine the rank for a particular program. 

To calculate the rank of a candidate the following formula is used:

[{n+1-p}/n}] x S x 100

n= Total number of candidates for the particular subject

p= Position based on the CAT score

s= Actual score obtained by the candidate.

The rank or college can be calculated using the above mentioned formula.

What are the CUSAT dates 2020?

The CUSAT dates 2020 are as follows:

Course of action

Important dates

Notification release

06-01-2020

Commencement of online registration

08-01-2020

Last date of filling application form without late fee

10-02-2020

Apply date with late fee

11-02-2020

Last date of filling application form with late fee

15-02-2020

Online payment of fee

08-01-2020 to 08-02-2020

Publication of admit card

27-03-2020 to 19-04-2020

CUSAT CAT exam 2020

18-04-2020 and 19-04-2020

Result declaration

First week of May

Counselling 

First week of June


What is the exam pattern of CUSAT 2020?

CUSAT CAT 2020 exam will be held through online (CBT) mode. The question paper will consist of 250 MCQ type questions. The duration of the examination is 3 hours. The examination is of 750 marks. The candidates will get 3 marks for every correct answer while there is a deduction of 1 mark for every wrong answer. 

What is CUSAT Marine engineering program?

The Marine engineering program of CUSAT is offered by Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine Engineering. CUSAT naval architecture last rank was 150 which is also identified as the closing rank. The Naval architecture and Marine Engineering courses are offered by Department of Ship Technology, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Ernakulam.

What is the CUSAT Engineering program?

There are various engineering courses as offered by the School of Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Ernakulam. The courses are: 

  • Electronics & communication Engineering 

  • Civil Engineering 

  • Mechanical Engineering 

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering 

  • Information Technology 

  • Computer Science & Engineering 

  • Safety and Fire Engineering 

  • Polymer Technology etc 

The last rank in Information Technology in the School of Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Ernakulam was 4793 whereas for the same course the last rank in the Cochin University College of Engineering, Kuttanad was 6800. 

The last rank of Computer Science & Engineering in the Cochin University College of Engineering, Kuttanad was 5289 while for the same course it was 2388 in the Cochin University of Science and Technology, Ernakulam. 

The last rank in the Safety and Fire Engineering in Cochin University of Science and Technology, Ernakulam was 1581. 

What are the CUSAT course codes?

CUSAT course codes are as follows:

BTCE1F, BTCE1P, BTCE1R, BTCE2F, BTCE2P, BTCE2R, BTCS1F, BTCS1P, BTCS1R, BTCS2F, BTCS2P, BTCS2R, BTEC1F, BTEC1P, BTEC1R, BTEC2F, BTEC2P, BTEC2R, BTEE1F, BTEE1P, BTEE1R, BTEE2F, BTEE2P, BTEE2R etc. Here BT stands for B.tech. 

What is the CUSAT ranking in India?

As per the NIRF 2018 ranking, the rank of CUSAT in all India basis is 69. One of its greatest achievements in the recent years is to get the Chancellor’s Award Rs. 5 core in 2018 for best Alma Matter in Kerala. 

What is the procedure of CUSAT admissions 2020?

CUSAT admissions 2020 is based on only one single computer based exam CUSAT CAT. All the admissions will be conducted through this exam except M.Phil/Ph.D/All Diploma Courses. CUSAT engineering entrance exam, CUSAT b.tech entrance 2020 etc are also based on the above mentioned CUSAT CAT 2020.

CUSAT CAT is one of the prestigious exams not only in the state of Kerala but also for the rest of the country. CUSAT allotment 2020 will be done on the basis of CUSAT rank and marks obtained by a certain candidate. CUSAT 2020 allotment will be a boost up for an aspiring candidate’s career. Study hard and come out with flying colours.