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Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi

7.6 / 10

Based on 24 Student Reviews

About Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi


In February 1986, the University of Cochin was renamed as Cochin University of Science and Technology [CUSAT], with the specific purpose of development of higher education with particular emphasis on postgraduate studies and research in applied science, technology, industry and commerce, and business.

It is recognized by the University Grants Commission of India [UGC] and All India Council of Technical Education [AICTE]. It has also received Grade 'A' by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC]. The CUSAT Admissions  brings together students from all over the country for the high quality of education.

It provides specializations in all departments for higher studies and research. The CUSAT courses consists of: 14 undergraduate, 53 postgraduate, 9 M.Phil and Ph.D. courses. The University can be considered the ideal knowledge hub through its various methods of instruction, training, research, development, and extension.

It serves as a centre for fostering co-operation and exchange of ideas between the academic and research community on the one hand and industry on the other. 


Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Quick Links:

SL No. Table Contents
1 Highlights
2 Placements
3 Rankings
4 Departments
5 Centres
6 Eligibility Criteria
7 Admission Procedure
8 Hostel Details

Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Highlights:

Year of Establishment

1971

Recognition

University Grants Commission of India [UGC] and All India Council of Technical Education [AICTE]

Accreditation

National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] 'A' Grade

Faculty Count

249

Students Enrolled

4467 Undergraduates, 2053 Postgraduates, 72 MPhil, 1124 PhD

Infrastructure

Library, Hostels, Canteen, Bank, Sports

Address

Cochin University P. O, Cochin - 682022, Kerala, India

Programmes

              Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate, Diploma, Certificate

CUSAT Fee Structure


Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Placements:

  • The Central Placement Cell is responsible for all placement related activities at the University.
  • For the year 2017-2018, B.Tech students were placed in the following branches: Computer Science [29.3%], Electronics [20.26%], Information Technology [16.4%], Safety and Fire [13.3%], etc.
  • Some of the top recruiters were: IOCL, Innovature Software Labs, TVS Tyres, Wipro, etc.

Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Rankings:

  • The School of Engineering has been given a rating of “AAAA”  by Career360.
  • School of Engineering is one among the top 4 institutions for engineering education in the state of Kerala.  
  • School of Engineering of Cochin University of Science and Technology is ranked 2nd among the Engineering Institutions in Kerala
  • All India ranking of 86, among the top 100 Engineering Colleges in the country.
  • The University was ranked in the 801-1000 range in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2018 and 251-300 range in Asia.

Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Departments:

Engineering:

  • School of Engineering
  • Cochin University College of Engineering, Kuttanad
  • Kunjali Marakka School of Marine Engineering

Technology:

  • Department of Computer Applications
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Electronics
  • Department of Instrumentation
  • International School of Photonics
  • Department of Polymer Science and Rubber Technology
  • Departments of Ship Technology

Sciences:

  • Department of Applied Chemistry
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Statistics

Social Sciences:

  • Department of Applied Economics
  • School of Mangement Studies

Environmental Studies:

  • School of Environmental Studies

Humanities:

  • Department of English and Foreign Language
  • Department of Hindi

Law:

  • School of Legal Studies

Marine Sciences:

  • Department of Atmospheric Sciences
  • Department of Chemical Oceanography
  • Department of Physical Oceanography
  • Department of Marine Biology, Microbiology and Biochemistry
  • Department of Mari  Geology and  Geophysics
  • School of Industrial Fisheries
Other Departments:
  • Department of Physical Education
  • Department of Youth Welfare
  • Department of Public Relations and Publications
  • Engineering Department
  • Medical Science and Technology
Medical Science and Technology

 Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Centres:

  • Advanced Centre for Atmospheric Radar Research
  • Centre for Advanced Materials
  • Centre for enabling technology for the aged
  • Centre for Information Resource Management
  • Centre for Science Communication
  • Centre for Science in Society
  • Centre for Techno – Strategic Studies
  • Centre for the study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy
  • Centre for Innovation Technology Transfer and Industrial Collaboration
  • Centre for the study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy
  • DDU Kaushal Kendras
  • Inter-University Centre for Development of Marine Biotechnology
  • Inter-University Centre for IPR Studies
  • Inter-University Centre for Nanomaterials and Devices
  • International Relations and Academic Admissions
  • M.Mani Centre for Budget Studies
  • National Centre for Aquatic Animal Health
  • Rajiv Gandhi Chair for Contemporary Studies
  • Sophisticated Test and Instrumentation Centre
  • UGC CELL for SC/ST
  • Women's Studies Centre
  • University Library

Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Ranking


Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 79
Nirf 116

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 24 Student's Reviews 7.6/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
8
Average
10
Needs Improvement
1
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 12/24 students

Student Reviews


Nimmy
Nimmy
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2006
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Daily classes start by 9 am and end by 4 pm. Assignments and project submittals were to be submitted within the time frame that was provided. Teachers were punctual in class and every hour they come, they always took our attendance. College environment was overall good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Every branch in the campus had their own clubs and societies. Cultural fest used to last untill dawn. College life was good, teachers are friendly. 




munawar
Munawar
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2013
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes are from 9:00am to 5:00pm. Projects are given by the teachers of each subject separately. There are internal exams( number varies according to lecturers) and an external exam per semester. Usually, there will 2 assignments per subject ( total 14 )for a semester. 
  • Lecturers use their prepared slides for teaching. And the lecturers are well qualified with practical experience business and industries. 
  •  The latest method of teaching with wide opportunities make each student highly qualified.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • As it is a management course, the students are associated according to the instruction given by the lecturer of a subject MANAGEMENT SKILL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. 
  • The main festival of the college is TALENTIME which is a management as well as a cultural program. 
  • The life is partly enjoyable and partly risky.



munawar
Munawar
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2013
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes are from 9:00am to 5:00pm. Projects are given by the teachers of each subject separately. There are internal exams( number varies according to lecturers) and an external exam per semester. Usually, there will 2 assignments per subject ( total 14 )for a semester. 
  • Lecturers use their prepared slides for teaching. And the lecturers are well qualified with practical experience business and industries. 
  •  The latest method of teaching with wide opportunities make each student highly qualified.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • As it is a management course, the students are associated according to the instruction given by the lecturer of a subject MANAGEMENT SKILL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. 
  • The main festival of the college is TALENTIME which is a management as well as a cultural program. 
  • The life is partly enjoyable and partly risky.



Hary
Hary
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The class tests have been conducted as internals and the final exam is also validated by the same department teachers itself in Cochin University of Science and Technology.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • The activities are mainly done by the college union and the clubs here are very active and charming. An amenity center is provided for students relaxation and welfare in Cochin University of Science and Technology.



Hary
Hary
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The class tests have been conducted as internals and the final exam is also validated by the same department teachers itself in Cochin University of Science and Technology.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • The activities are mainly done by the college union and the clubs here are very active and charming. An amenity center is provided for students relaxation and welfare in Cochin University of Science and Technology.



Contact Details and Location


Address : Cochin University P. O, Cochin - 682022, Kerala, India
Website : http://www.cusat.ac.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology - [CUSAT], Kochi and accredited by UGC AICTE NAAC-A.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Placements and Average package


Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 2 Lacs Per Annum 5 Lacs Per Annum Indian Oil, Tata Hitachi, JSW Steel, CEAT, IBM
Master of Technology [M.Tech] 3 Lacs Per Annum 6 Lacs Per Annum Tata Elxsi, TCS, BOSCH, Huwaei, Shoretel
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 3.5 Lacs Per Annum 7 Lacs Per Annum Standard Chartered, Godrej & Boyce, Nestle, South Indian Bank

Entrance Exams for Admission


Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
KEAM
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
CMAT , MAT , CAT
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
CLAT
Master of Laws [LLM]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Eligibility Criteria:

Course

Eligibility 

B.Tech

  • The candidate must have passed 10+2.
  • They should have a minimum of 45% for Mathematics and 45% for Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together in the qualifying examination. 
BBA + LLB
  • Candidate should be passed 10+2 from CBSE or
  • Other recognized board with minimum 50% marks.
LLB
  • Candidates applying for this course should have completed their graduation.
  • Generally, 45% marks in graduation are required for general category and 40% for reserved categories.
B.Sc + M.Sc
  • Candidate must have passed in 10+2 examination of the State of Kerala with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or
  • Any other examination accepted as equivalent thereto
  • Securing a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together.
Certificate Course
  • Candidate should be passed 10+2 from CBSE or other board of examination.
PhD
  • Candidate must have a Master's Degree in relevant subject from a recognized University with 55% marks in the qualifying examination, or
  • A CGPA of 6.0 in the 10 point scale or an equivalent grade in similar scales.
  • A candidate belonging to SC/ ST community is eligible for concession up to 10% marks for admission provided that he/ she has a pass in the qualifying examination.  
M.F.Sc
  • Bachelor’s degree in Fisheries/ Zoology/ Botany with at least 55% marks in the optional subjects.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fisheries includes Industrial Fisheries/ Aquaculture/ Fishery Science/ Industrial Fish & Fisheries/ B.F.Sc [Nautical Science]. 
MBA/ LLM
  • Candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any subject with 50% marks in aggregate to apply for all part-time and full-time programmes offered by SMS, CUSAT.
M.Phil
  • Candidate must be a postgraduate in a relevant discipline.
MCA
  • Any graduate with Mathematics as one of the main or subsidiary subjects or graduate in Electronics/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Engineering/ Technology with aggregate 55% marks in all subjects other than languages and humanities.
M.Tech
  • B. Tech or equivalent degree/ AMIE/ AMIETE or
  • M.Sc. degree in Electronics/ Physics [with Electronics as  specialization]
  • With a First Class [60%] from any recognized University or Institution. 
  • A valid GATE score in Electronics/ Electronics and Communication Engg. 
  • In the absence of GATE qualified candidates, Non-GATE candidates can be admitted on the basis of a Departmental Admission Test [DAT]
MA
  • The candidate must have a BA degree.
M.Sc
  • The candidate must have a B.Sc degree in their respective field with Mathematics as one of the subsidiary subjects with
  • At least 55% marks in the main subject.  
Post Graduate Diploma
  • The candidate must have graduated in any discipline.

Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Admission Procedure:

  • For admissions in M.Phil/ Ph.D. depend on the score obtained in DAT conducted by the university.
  • For admissions in B.Tech/ M.Sc/ M.F.Sc/ LLB depend on the scores obtained in CUSAT CAT.
  • For admissions in MBA depend on scores obtained in KMAT Kerela/ CMAT/ CAT.
  • Candidates can apply for Application Process Online on the college website.

Courses and Fees Structure of Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.82 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 97,602
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Part Time Rs. 1.08 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 56,160
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Part Time Rs. 72,960
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,300
Ph.D  6 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,300
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] + Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.32 Lakh
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,320
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,300
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 9,891
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Part Time Rs. 5,480
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,770
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,520
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,300
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,160
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Part Time Rs. 11,580
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration + Bachelor of Laws [BBA LLB] {Hons.}  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.32 Lakh
Bachelor of Commerce + Bachelor of Laws [B.Com LLB] {Hons.}  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.32 Lakh
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.82 Lakh
Master of Intellectual Property [MIP] + Ph.D  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.76 Lakh
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 14,600
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Part Time Rs. 57,890
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 58,350
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Fisheries Science [M.F.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 48,920
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,320
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Vocational Courses Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Master of Vocational Studies [M.Voc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 63,000

Hostel Details


Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi Hostel Details:

  • Candidates have separate hostels for males and females.
  • The boys' hostel can accommodate up to 600 males.
  • The girls' hotel can accommodate up to 700 female.
  • There is separate accommodation facility arranged for students involved in international collaboration.
  • Students have to vacate the hostel after the end of the duration of their course.
  • Students are required to duly abide by the rules and regulations of the hostels.
  • Along with hostels, the CUSAT Infrastructure Facilities are state-of-the-art.

List of college Hostels:

Hostel Name

Total Capacity

Sanathana Hostel for Boys

162

Sarovar Hostel for Boys

188

Sarovar Research Floor for Boys

188

Siberia Hostel for Boys

106

Swaraj Hostel for Boys

100

Sagar Hostel for Boys

90

Sahara Hostel for Boys

280

Cochin University Marine Sciences Hostel for Boys

48

Anaswara Hostel for Girls

450

Aishwarya Hostel for Girls

168

Athulya Hostel for Girls

164

Ananya Girls Hostel

86

Anagha Hostel for Girls

96

Alakananda Hostel for Girls

70


Discussion Forum



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What are the hostel details of the Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi?

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Hostel Details:

  • Candidates have separate hostels for males and females.
  • The boy's hostel can accommodate up to 600 males.
  • The girl's hotel can accommodate up to 700 female.
  • Sanathana, Siberia, Sarovar and Post Metric are hostels for boys.
  • Aishwarya, Athulya, Anaswara, OBC Post Metric and Post Metric are hostels for girls.
  • There is separate accommodation facility arranged for students involved in international collaboration.
  • The Syndicate reserves the right to open/close any hostel, shift/expel any student without assigning any reason.
  • SC/ST and physically challenged students are given prior consideration.
  • Students have to vacate the hostel after the end of the duration of their course.
  • Students are required to duly abide by the rules and regulations of the hostels.


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What are the cutoffs at the Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi?

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Cut Offs:

  • For admission in B.Tech candidate should have passed 10 + 2 examination of Kerela Board or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in mathematics.
  • For admission in BBA LLB/ B.Com LLB candidate should have passed 10 + 2 examination with either 60% marks in Science or 55% marks in Commerce/ Humanities.
  • For admission in M.Sc candidate should have graduated with a B.Sc degree with at least 55% marks.
  • For admission in MBA candidate should have graduated in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
  • For admission in M.Tech candidate should have graduated in B.Tech or relevant degree with a minimum of 60% from a recognized university. The candidate gets a relaxation of 5% if he/she has a valid GATE score.


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What are the ratings of the Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi?

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The overall rating of CUSAT is 7.9/10.

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What is the eligibility criteria at the Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi?

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Eligibility criteria for Cochin University of Science and Technology

  • Candidates belonging to Kerela Scheduled Caste and Kerela Scheduled Tribe are eligible to apply if they have minimum pass marks for applying except for Marine Engineering.
  • The minimum eligibility for SEBC candidates of Kerela State who are not well to do will be considered for reservation quota for B.Tech if they 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Maths in aggregate.
  • A relaxation of 5% marks is given the candidates to SEBC candidates applying for postgraduate programmes.
  • Candidates applying for M.Tech programme with a valid GATE score are also given a relaxation of 5%.


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What is the admission criteria at the Cochin University of Science and Technology, [CUSAT] Kochi?

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Admission Criteria of Cochin University of Science and Technology

  • Admission for B.Tech is based on: The marks obtained by students in their 10+2 board examination.
  • Admission for M.Tech is based on: The score obtained by the candidate in GATE or DAT(conducted by the University) a 5% relaxation is given to students who have a valid GATE score.
  • Admission for MBA is based on: Score obtained by candidates in any of the management aptitude tests including MAT/ C-MAT/ CAT and on the basis of Group Discussion and Personal Interview conducted by the School of Management Studies.



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