Academic Admissions 2016
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Important points at a glance

(Candidates are advised to read carefully the General instructions published in the web site: )

  1. Submission of Online Application does not reserve any type of admission to the University which is subject to compliance with Rules and Regulations of the University in force at the time of admission.
  2. All Candidates applying for Common Admission Test 2015 (CAT 2015) should submit their applications on-line. International candidates and those applying for the B.Tech Lateral Entry programme (for Diploma-holders)/MBA/MTech should also submit their applications on-line. Candidates for PhD/M Phil/ MA Translation-German & Russian / Diploma/Certificate programmes need not submit online application form. They can obtain the printed application form from the Departments concerned by paying the required application fee through Demand Draft, drawn in favour of "Registrar, CUSAT" payable at Ernakulam.
    General Category Candidates Rs.1000/-
    SC/ST Category Candidates Rs.500/-

    Candidates who apply under NRI Quota (For B.Tech Programmes Only)


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

    For all courses US$100
    Note:- Candidates having both Plus-Two and three year Diploma qualifications and intending to apply for both regular B Tech programmes and Lateral Entry to B Tech Programmes are required to submit separate applications by remitting the fees specified i.e. Rs.1000/- + Rs.1000/- for General candidates and Rs.500/-+Rs.500/- for Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribe candidates.
  4. Candidates should retain sufficient number of copies of the Confirmation Page and the counterfoil of the fee chalan/e-Payment receipt for their reference.
  5. The online application submission is a two-stage process. In the first stage you should submit a few basic details such as Name, Date of Birth, email, mobile phone no, etc correctly so as to get your user-id and password by SMS/email. In the second stage the candidate should login using this user-id and password. Immediately you will be asked to change your password. Now you should submit all other details required in the online registration form and upload your recent passport size (color) photograph (3.5 cm x 4.5 cm or 132 x 170 pixels with the file size between 4 KB and 100 KB) and signature (3.5 cm x 1.5 cm or 132 x 57 pixels with file size between 1 KB and 30 KB) (Please note that once the application is confirmed by pressing the CONFIRM button, no further changes are possible)
  6. If you opt for chalan payment mode, take printout of the chalan form along with the instructions page and make payment in the bank after two working days from the date of registration. Make sure that the journal number is correctly entered by the bank in the space provided in the chalan form before leaving the bank. You can check your application status after two working days from the date of payment of fee. If your application is approved, you can take printout of the confirmation page from the web site. No document in original or copy need to be sent to the University, unless otherwise specifically requested for.
  7. If the application submitted by the candidate is not approved within the time limit, the candidate should take necessary action as indicated in the status page.
  8. Candidates for MBA/M.Tech programmes who are awaiting results of CMAT/ MAT/CAT (IIM)/GATE can apply online during the extended period from 01-03-2015 to 30-04-2015.
  9. The candidates should download the admit card for the Common Admission Test from the website ( w.e.f. 10-04-2015 to 27-04-2015. Admit cards will not be sent to the candidate's address by post. Candidates must retain the Admit Card till the admission process is over. (To be produced wherever demanded)
  10. Candidates will not be permitted to appear for the Common Admission Test 2015 without a valid e-Admit Card. Eligibility criteria for each programme are given in the prospectus. The responsibility for ensuring satisfactory compliance to the prescribed criteria is vested solely with the applicant. Claims found untenable upon subsequent scrutiny shall result in summary disqualification of the applicant concerned and cancellation of any or all admission processes undergone. The choice of the Test Subject/Test Centre is the sole responsibility of the applicant and the selections once exercised in the Online Application Form shall be final and irrevocable. Even if a candidate takes the CAT according to a subject of his/her choice, but otherwise does not satisfy the conditions of eligibility prescribed in the Notification/Prospectus, he/she will not be considered for admission. The candidates are requested to visit the website ( regularly to keep themselves updated. The register number should be quoted in all communications with the University.
  11. Claims/Requests for benefits under any reservations (Communal Reservation/ Special Reservations etc.) other than what is indicated by the candidate in the CAT 2015 online application, will not be considered for ranking/counseling/admission.
  12. The University reserves the right to add, delete or amend any of the stipulations regarding the reservation criteria, eligibility, intake, specialization, type of programmes, rules, regulations, fee structure etc. at any time without any notice and these will be applicable to the candidates seeking admission.
  13. Remember, the registration number, date of birth, email-id, mobile phone no, user-id, password etc are vital information to be recorded confidentially by the candidate for future use.
  14. Contact details
    The Director, IRAA, CUSAT, Kochi -682022; Ph : +91-484-2577159, 2577100