MGU CAT 2019

Exam Date : 5th May 2019 To 6th May 2019
Result Date : 28th May 2019

MGU CAT Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, and Results

MGU CAT exam

Introduction to MGU CAT 2019

  • About: Mahatma Gandhi University Common Admission Test (MGU CAT) 2019  is conducted by the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam conducted for the admissions of LLM, MA, M.Sc, M.Ed courses. 

  • MGU Nalgonda is approved by University Grant Commission (UGC) and accreditation by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘B’ grade.

  • Conducting Authority: Mahatma Gandhi University, located in Kottayam, Kerala conducts and organizes the MGU CAT 2019. 

  • Courses offered: Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam offers the candidates who are aspiring to get admission into Postgraduate Programs like LLM, MA, M.Sc, M.Ed are supposed to take up the MGU CAT 2019. 

  • Frequency: The MGU CAT 2019 is conducted only once a year which is usually conducted in the month of May. The MGU CAT 2019 will be of two days. 

  • Registration: MGU CAT 2019 Candidates can choose for a maximum of 4 academic programmes offered by the university. Candidates should make sure that they fill the application form of MGU CAT 2019 only once without making any errors. 

MGU CAT 2019 Highlights

MGU CAT 2019 Highlights

Exam Name

Mahatma Gandhi University Common Admission Test



Conducted by

University of Kerala

Exam Level

University Level

Exam Type

Post Graduation

Exam Frequency


Courses offered

PG Programmes like LLM, M.Ed, M.Sc, MA etc.

Exam Time Duration

90 minutes

Type of Questions

Objective Type Questions and Descriptive

Marking Scheme

For Every Correct Answer Plus (+) 1 Mark

No Negative Marking

Examination Date

5th May 2019

MGU CAT 2019 News

  • Registration Started: The MGU CAT 2019 Registration is started now i.e, 3rd March 2019 and the candidate has to make sure he/she submits the application within the deadline that will be on 31st March 2019. The candidates who are seeking admissions in MGU University can start the Registration.

  • Exam Date Announced: The MGU CAT 2019 Exam date is now announced officially by the authority which will be conducted on 5th May 2019 and 6th May 2019.

MGU CAT 2019 Important Dates

  • Application Form: The candidates can start applying for MGU CAT 2019 from 3rd March 2019 by going to the official website. The deadline to complete the application process is 31st March 2019 
  • Admit Card: The MGU CAT 2019 Admit Card will be made available from 25th April 2019 on the official website of MGU CAT 2019.

  • Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Important Dates

MGU CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

  • Qualification: Candidates must have a  Bachelor's degree from any recognized board/University with a minimum aggregate of 50% in any discipline.

  • Domicile: All the candidates except foreign students are eligible and can apply for MGU CAT 2019 the candidates can find the details regarding this in the official website of MGU CAT. 

  • Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

MGU CAT 2019 Application Form

  • Details: The candidates applying for MGU CAT 2019 have to select the group of examination while filling the application form, as per their choice. The candidates should enter the details such as personal details, qualification details, contact details etc while filling the application form.

  • Registration Payment: The MGU CAT 2019 application fee for general category is INR 500/- whereas for ST/SC it is INR 250/-. The payment can be done only through online.

  • Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Application Form

MGU CAT 2019 Admit Card

  • Credentials: The admit card contains details like Candidate's name, Exam centre, Date and Venue of MGU CAT 2019 examination. It is mandatory to take the MGU CAT 2019 Admit card to the examination hall. 

  • Documents: It is mandatory to carry the MGU CAT 2019 admit card along with identity card to the examination hall, failing in it the candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.

  • Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Admit Card

MGU CAT 2019 Exam Centres

  • Exam Centres: There are four exam centers across Kerala conducting MGU CAT 2019 exams.

  • Preferences: Candidates can choose a maximum of 3 centers out of 4, according to their preference. 
  • Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Exam Centers

MGU CAT 2019 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of examination: The MGU CAT 2019 Exam will be a Computer Based Test. Hence, Candidate should get accustomed to working in computer/laptops to get an idea.

  • Pattern/Duration: The MGU CAT 2019 exam comprises of Objective and descriptive type questions. The entire duration of the exam will be for 90 minutes. The Paper will be for a total of 200 Marks. For each Correct answer, 4 Marks will be awarded and there is no negative Marking.

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MGU CAT 2019 Syllabus

  • Level: Since MGU CAT 2019 is an entrance exam for Postgraduate exams, the level will be similar to that of qualifying exams(Undergraduate Degree)

  • Sections: There are an overall 2 sections consisting of objective and descriptive. The syllabus depends on the type of courses a candidate has applied for.

  •  Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Syllabus

MGU CAT 2019 Results

  • Availability: The MGU CAT 2019 results will be declared on the official website on 28th May 2019.
  • Credentials: The candidates are required to enter their Enrollment Number and Date of Birth to check his/her MGU CAT 2019 results.

  • Get more information about MGU CAT 2019 Results

MGU CAT 2019 Counselling

  • Counselling: MGU CAT 2019 qualified students can apply for the counselling process after the results are declared.

  • Verification: Document verification will be done in the counselling process, on the basis of merit list, admissions will be done.

  • Get more information about MGU CET 2019 Counselling

MGU CAT Contact Information

Priyadarsini Hills P.O

Kottayam Kerala, India

Pin - 686 560

Phone : +91 0481 6555562

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MGU CAT 2019 Important Dates

Important Date Summary of MGU CAT 2019 :

  • Application Form: The application forms for MGU CAT 2019 will be available from 3rd March 2019 and the final date to submit is 31st March 2019.

  • Admit Card: Candidates can download their MGU CAT 2019 admit card from 25th April 2019 in the official website.

  • Exam date: MGU CAT 2019 exam will be held on 5th May 2019.

  • Results: The result of MGU CAT 2019 declares on 28th May 2019 on the official website.

  • Counseling: The counseling process of MGU CAT 2019 starts on 5th June 2019 and the candidate will get information regarding this in official website.
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MGU CAT 2019 Eligibility

MGU CAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria Summary:

  • Qualification: Applicants should have an undergraduate degree to appear for the entrance exam.

  • Aggregate: General applicants must have scored the minimum required aggregate marks of the particular subject in the qualifying examination, according to the eligibility criteria.

  • Domicile: The candidate's eligibility criteria are to be an Indian national or Person of Indian Origin or Overseas citizen of India.

  • Note: The application form of the candidates who do not meet the required eligibility criteria will be rejected.
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MGU CAT 2019 Application Process

Application Process Summary of MGU CAT 2019 :

  • Candidate can apply for MGU CAT 2019 only online mode.

Online mode:

  • Visit the Official website.

  • Register yourself.

  • Fill the details regarding identity, qualification and contact details.

  •  Upload a valid, clear copy of your passport size photograph.

  • After submitting, take some printout of the form and send over to the university
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MGU CAT 2019 Application Form Details

Application Form Details Summary of MGU CAT 2019 :

  • Availability: Candidates can fill the application form from 3rd March 2019  to 31st March 2019.
  • Payment Ways: Candidate can make the payment of fee either via net banking/credit card/debit card or any online payment.

  • Note: Fees won't be accepted which are paid through offline.

Application form fee:

  • The application form charge INR 880 for general candidate.

  • The application form charges INR 440 for ST/SC categories.

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MGU CAT 2019 Admit Card

Admit card Summary of MGU CAT 2019: 

  • Availability: Candidates can download admit card from the official website from 25th April 2019.

  • Login: Candidates has to put their credentials to log into the webpage

  • Display: Candidate after entering the username and password the admit card will display on the screen the candidate has to take a printout of the admit card.

  • Note: 

    • Admit card is equivalent to hall ticket. It is mandatory to take Admit card to the examination hall.

    • Candidates have to download the admit card and preserve for the future use.


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MGU CAT 2019 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern Highlights for MGU CAT 2019:

Mode of Examination


Pattern of Exam

Objective and descriptive

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MGU CAT 2019 Syllabus

Syllabus Summary of MGU CAT 2019 :

  • The syllabus of MGU CAT 2019  is dynamic and candidates can learn more and take steps forward.

  • The question paper will consist sections like which will make candidates understand and will be easy to prepare.

  • It is compulsory for the candidates who are attempting for MGU CAT 2019  are advised to prepare well for the topics that are mentioned.

  • Every program has a particular syllabus which students can prefer for the exam.



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MGU CAT 2019 Results

Results Summary of MGU CAT 2019 :

  • The candidate will get the result of MGU CAT 2019 which declares on 28th May 2019.

  • Usually, the result will be available online on the official website. And a print out should be taken for future reference.

Rank List:

The ranking list will be prepared according to:

  • The marks scored in the entrance examination (converted into 1000), and 

  • The Bonus marks or the marks.

       "The rank list for M.Ed. will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance examination and the marks obtained in the qualifying examination in the ratio of 50:50."

Resolving of Tie:

In case of a tie between two or more candidates who have scored similar index marks, the tie will be resolved according to the following two points:

  • The candidate with more marks in the entrance exam will be given priority.

  • The candidate older in age will be given priority in case two candidates secure the same marks in the entrance test.

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MGU CAT 2019 Counselling

Counselling Summary of MGU CAT 2019 :

  • Candidates who qualify the MGUT CAT 2019 can apply for the counseling process.The eligible candidate's list as well as according to the reservation category will be published separately in the University portal

  • The counseling process starts from 5th June 2019 and continues for three dates from starting date of counseling.

  • Seat allotted to the candidate depends upon the marks scored by the candidate and availability of seats.

  • Once the candidate has got a seat in some University the concerned  University will give the allotment memo once the candidate receives the memo the University/department people will do verification of the candidates to check the originality of academic details and personal details.
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Discussion Forum

What type of Questions are asked in MGU CAT? Are they multiple choice questions or descriptive type

What type of Questions are asked in MGU CAT? Are they multiple choice questions or descriptive type questions?

Asked By: mona,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Mona,

MGU CAT question papers will have both Objective type (MCQs) and Descriptive type.

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Is there any reservation quota for Foreign candidates in MGU CAT?

Is there any reservation quota for Foreign candidates in MGU CAT?

Asked By: lakshya,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Lakshya,

10% seats are reserved for foreign candidates in MGU CAT 2018.


Can you tell me the sectional marks of MGU CAT exam?

Can you tell me the sectional marks of MGU CAT exam?

Asked By: HImanshu,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Himanshu,

MGU CAT exam contains two section. Exam section will be of 100 marks.

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I am 24 years old, can I apply for MGU CAT exam?

I am 27 years old, can I apply for MGU CAT exam?

Asked By: Anchit,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Anchit,

There is no age limit for MGU CAT exam so you can apply for this exam

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