CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2019
Saumya Vishnoi, 10 Oct 2018, #CUSAT CAT

CUSAT CAT Exam Pattern 2019 - Cochin University of Science and Technology will release the official exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2019. Candidates can check CUSAT CAT 2019 exam pattern to get an idea about the types of questions, number of questions, marking scheme and other details related to the pattern of the exam.  CUSAT CAT is an online exam of duration 3 hours which is held in two sections- Paper-I of Mathematics and Paper-II of Physics and Chemistry. According to CUSAT CAT exam pattern 2019, there will be 250 questions where 3 marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response. Candidates are advised to go through the syllabus along with the exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2019 to get a more clear idea about the exam. All the relevant details related to CUSAT CAT 2019 exam pattern are given below in the article.

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The exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2019 consisting details like types of questions, number of questions, exam duration, mode of exam, marking scheme, etc is given below for the reference of the candidates.

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Mode of Examination



Duration of Examination

3 Hours



Paper I – Mathematics

Paper II – Physics & Chemistry


Number of Questions

Paper I – 125 Questions (Mathematics),

Paper II – Physics (75 Questions) & Chemistry (50 Questions)


Total number of questions



Maximum Marks

Paper I – Mathematics- 375 marks

Paper II – Physics- 225 marks

                 Chemistry- 150 marks


Marking Scheme

3 marks will be awarded for each correct option


Negative Marking

1 mark will be deducted for each wrong response

Key points related to CUSAT CAT 2019 Exam Pattern

  • The exam pattern of CUSAT CAT 2019 will help the students get familiar with the details of the exam.

  • It will be easier for the candidates to plan their preparation after having a knowledge about the exam pattern.

  • There will be two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. These papers will be conducted for a total of 375 marks each.

CUSAT CAT Syllabus 2019

For CUSAT CAT 2019, the syllabus will be based on 10th and 12th state board syllabus. It is important for all candidates to check the syllabus of CUSAT CAT 2019 to prepare for the examination. All of the sections and topics from which the examination questions will be created will be based on the syllabus.




Units And Measurement

Some Basic Concepts Of Chemistry

Trigonometric Functions

Motion In A Plane

Structure Of Atom

Linear Inequalities

Laws Of Motion

Chemical Bonding And Molecular Structure

Complex Numbers And Quadratic Equations

Motion In A Straight Line

Classification Of Elements And Periodicity In Properties

Principle Of Mathematical Induction

Work, Energy And Power

States Of Matter

Permutations And Combinations

Motion In A Straight Line


Binomial Theorem

System Of Particles And Rotational Motion


Sequences And Series


Redox Reactions

Straight Lines

Mechanical Properties Of Fluids


Conic Sections

Thermal Properties Of Matter


Limits And Derivatives

Mechanical Properties Of Solids

The S-Block Elements

Mathematical Reasoning


Environmental Chemistry



The Solid State

Introduction To Three Dimensional Geometry


Surface Chemistry

Inverse Trigonometric Functions

Kinetic Theory

General Principles And Process Of Isolation Of Elements


Electric Charges And Fields

The P - Block Elements


Current Electricity

The D And F Block Elements

Linear Programming

Electrostatic Potential And Capacitance


Relations And Functions

Moving Charges And Magnetism

Chemical Kinetics

Continuity And Differentiability

Electromagnetic Induction

Coordination Compounds

Application Of Derivatives

Alternating Current

Alcohols, Phenols And Ethers


Magnetism And Matter

Haloalkanes And Haloarenes

Differential Equations

Electromagnetic Waves

Aldehydes, Ketones And Carboxylic Acids

Vector Algebra

Wave Optics


Three Dimensional Geometry

Ray Optics And Optical Instruments


Application Of Integrals

Dual Nature Of Radiation And Matter

Chemistry In Everyday Life





Communication Systems

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