There are certain criteria necessary for CUSAT CAT 2018.
The candidates need to be sure for the fulfilment of each criteria before appearing for the examination.
Compulsory subjects: Physics & Mathematics.
Optional Subjects: Chemistry
Candidates must qualify XII examination or any other equivalent examination of the state of Kerala with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry combined.
For Instrumentation Technology
Candidates must qualify XII examination or any other equivalent examination and must secure a minimum aggregate of 60% marks in Mathematics, physics, Chemistry collectively and at least 55% marks in Mathematics.
Candidates belonging to the state of Kerala must secure 50% marks in Mathematics as well as an aggregate of 55% marks in PCM put together.
For Marine Engineering –
The candidates must have passed the qualifying examination or any other equivalent examination from the state of Kerala with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as a separate subject.
The candidate must have obtained not less than 60% marks in PCM and minimum 50% in Mathematics also.
He/She should have passed in English in class X and XII with 50% marks.
Candidates with a valid GATE score card are eligible for 5% relaxation in the qualifying examination marks for M.Tech Programmes.
Those candidates want to get admission in the M.Tech programme (except Marine engineering), they have to clear GATE 2018 or DAT 2018 (conducted by the university).