CUSAT Syllabus 2020 – Entrance Exam Pattern, PCM Topics

CUSAT Syllabus 2020

CUSAT Syllabus 2020: Cochin University of Science and Technology conducts an entrance exam called as Common Admission Test (CUSAT CAT) for admission in First Degree Programs in stream of Engineering, Management, Law, Computer Applications and Sciences. The admission will be done on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance exam. To score the qualifying marks in the CUSAT CAT 2020 must follow the complete CUSAT CAT Syllabus.

The syllabus of CUSAT 2020 will be different for the different courses. For First year B.Tech programme, the syllabus will be based on class 11 & 12 syllabus. It will contain questions from topics covered by Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry subjects.

Here to help you learn only what is asked in exam, we are listing down topics of each subjects included in the CUSAT BTech Syllabus.

CUSAT CAT Syllabus 2020 (Subject Wise)

CoursesSubject-wise Topics
Mathematics
• Introduction To Three Dimensional Geometry
• Inverse Trigonometric Functions
• Matrices
• Determinants
• Linear Programming
• Relations And Functions
• Trigonometric Functions
• Linear Inequalities
• Complex Numbers And Quadratic Equations
• Principle Of Mathematical Induction
• Permutations And Combinations
• Binomial Theorem
• Sequences And Series
• Straight Lines
• Conic Sections
• Limits And Derivatives
• Mathematical Reasoning
• Statistics
• Continuity And Differentiability
• Application Of Derivatives
• Integrals
• Differential Equations
• Vector Algebra
• Three Dimensional Geometry
• Application Of Integrals
• Probability
Physics
• Units And Measurement
• Motion In A Plane
• Laws Of Motion
• Motion In A Straight Line
• Work, Energy And Power
• Motion In A Straight Line
• System Of Particles And Rotational Motion
• Gravitation
• Mechanical Properties Of Fluids
• Thermal Properties Of Matter
• Mechanical Properties Of Solids
• Thermodynamics
• Oscillations
• Waves
• Kinetic Theory
• Electric Charges And Fields
• Current Electricity
• Electrostatic Potential And Capacitance
• Moving Charges And Magnetism
• Electromagnetic Induction
• Alternating Current
• Magnetism And Matter
• Electromagnetic Waves
• Wave Optics
• Ray Optics And Optical Instruments
• Dual Nature Of Radiation And Matter
• Atoms
• Nuclei
• Communication Systems
Chemistry
• Some Basic Concepts Of Chemistry
• Structure Of Atom
• Chemical Bonding And Molecular Structure
• Classification Of Elements And Periodicity In Properties
• States Of Matter
• Thermodynamics
• Hydrocarbons
• Redox Reactions
• Hydrogen
• Equilibrium
• The S-Block Elements
• Environmental Chemistry
• The Solid State
• Surface Chemistry
• General Principles And Process Of Isolation Of Elements
• The P – Block Elements
• The D And F Block Elements
• Electro-chemistry
• Chemical Kinetics
• Coordination Compounds
• Alcohols, Phenols And Ethers
• Haloalkanes And Haloarenes
• Aldehydes, Ketones And Carboxylic Acids
• Amines
• Polymers
• Chemistry In Everyday Life
• Biomolecules

CUSAT 2020 Entrance Exam Pattern

The exam pattern will give you the structure of question paper. With the help of CUSAT Exam Pattern, candidates will get to know how the exam will be held, what will be asked in the exam, no of sections, section-wise marking scheme, difficulty level of question paper etc.  Candidates are advised to check the exam pattern before start the preparation of exam.

 Mode of Exam Online Duration of Exam 3 hours Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions No of Sections 3 No of Papers 2 (Paper- I for Mathematics and Paper- II for Physics & Chemistry) Total Questions 250 Total Marks 750 Marking Scheme 3 marks for each correct response. -1 will be deducted for wrong attempt.

The examination will be divided into two papers – Paper 1 and Paper 2. It will be mandatory to attempt both papers to qualify the exam. Candidates can also see the Subject-wise Marks distribution in the CUSAT CAT in the given below and can prepare for the exam accordingly.

PaperSubjectsNo of QuestionsTotal MarksTotal time Duration
Paper-IMathematics125375180 minutes
Paper-IIPhysics75225
Chemistry50150

All candidates are advised to start their preparation by going through the entire syllabus prescribed by the official authority. Just take the help of good books and solve previous year papers to for the better preparation. Good Luck for the Exam!!!

Official Website: CUSAT Syllabus 2020