CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2018

CUSAT CAT Exam PatternCUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2018: All candidates were advised to read the CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Pattern before starting off their preparation process for the upcoming examination. The exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2018 carried detailed information about how the entrance exam will be and the paper pattern. Through the CUSAT CAT exam pattern 2018, the candidates were able to know the mode of exam, duration, sections and marking scheme. CUSAT CAT examination was held in two sections – Paper I (Mathematics) and Paper II (Physics & Chemistry). Both papers had to be attempted by the candidates. Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) conducted online examination on April 28, 2018. The examination of CUSAT CAT 2018 was conducted across 26 test centres across India. The application form with late fee has been closed on March 8, 2018 for all candidates. Registrations without late fee for the entrance examination started from February 7 and ended on February 28. Check the full article to know more information about CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2018.

LatestCUSAT CAT 2018 Result has been announced on June 5!

 

CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2018

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S.No

Particulars

Details

1

Mode of Examination

Online

2

Number of Papers

There will be two papers, both of which has to be attempted.  

  • Paper I

  • Paper II

3

Duration of Examination

 3 Hours

4

Sections

  • Paper I – Mathematics

  • Paper II – Physics & Chemistry

5

Number of Questions

  • Paper I – 125 Questions (Mathematics)

  • Paper II – Physics (75 Questions), Chemistry (50 Questions)

6

Marking Scheme

3 marks will be awarded for each correct option

7

Negative Marking

1 mark will be deducted for each wrong response

Section Wise CUSAT CAT 2018 Exam Pattern

S.No

Paper

Subjects

Total Questions

Maximum Marks

Time Duration

1

Paper I

Mathematics

125

375

120 Minutes

2

Paper II

Physics

75

225

120 Minutes

Chemistry

50

150

Total

250

750

240 Minutes

Important Points about the CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2018

  • The exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2018 was on the basis of the 10th and 12th standard syllabus broadly.

  • The CUSAT CAT 2018 exam consisted of 2 papers for a total of 750 marks

  • The exam for CUSAT CAT 2018 was held on the same day for both the papers.

  • The examination was divided into two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. These papers were conducted for a total of 375 marks each.

How to Prepare for CUSAT CAT 2018?

  • Candidates must start their preparation for CUSAT CAT 2018 by checking the complete syllabus prescribed for the entrance exam. It is important for students to know all the topics that they need to cover for the CUSAT CAT 2018 exam.

  • Since the CUSAT CAT 2018 Syllabus will be covering topics that are featured in the 10th and 12th standard syllabus, candidates can match the syllabus for the entrance test while preparing for their 12th standard board exams.

  • In addition, the CUSAT CAT 2018 Sample Papers are pretty useful for practicing and honing oneself for the actual CUSAT CAT exam. It is important to incorporate all the topics and concepts learned to practical use by answering sample papers for the entrance test. Not only does it improve the time management skills, it also enables a student to understand how well they are prepared for the exam.

  • Practice with the model question papers also allows candidates to understand the CUSAT CAT 2018 exam pattern better and helps them plan their exam day strategy.

 

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RAFI RASHEED 3 days ago

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RAFI RASHEEDLast Seen: 2 days 14 hours agoJoined on: 21-Feb-2017Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Class 12

Any chance to get B-TECH Instrumentation in CUSAT CAT rank 6.8K ?

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Aami 14 days ago

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AamiLast Seen: 1 day 13 hours agoJoined on: 22-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Now I got alloted to Mech in SoE and my wl in CS in SOE is wl 24 in general and wl 5 in MSM.Will I get it?

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Shwetha Shanmugam Last Seen: 1 day 23 hours agoJoined on: 24-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Can you be brief so that it could be easy to answer your question

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Zastre Pendusa 17 days ago

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Zastre PendusaLast Seen: 1 week 1 day agoJoined on: 03-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I got 2985 in CUSAT CAT.I am non-Keralite.Will I get any branch in SOE?

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Gnana prakash 18 days ago

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Gnana PrakashLast Seen: 1 day 51 min agoJoined on: 26-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

When should i apply for this exam?what is the minimum mark that is needed to get into this collage for naval architecture?

cusat cat..iam from tamil nadu..bc category

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Nitheesh YennampellyLast Seen: 6 days 12 hours agoJoined on: 16-Jun-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Hey Prakash,

The application date for CUSAT CAT was already completed, and even the exam date was completed and the results were out and the counselling dates were also completed 

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Is photonics from cusat a good course? Can i get a job after doing that with a good package?

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dear student,I have seen people in Photonics achieving great heights in their 5 years course by opting to various projects, internships, conference etc. whereas Msc photonics is a good course at ...Read More

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