CUSAT has introduced a new innovative course of M.Sc in Forensic Science for the academic year 2020-2021. The course is of the duration of 2 years and the yearly seat intake is 25.
Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) is a State University located in Kochi, Kerala. It was named as the University of Cochin in 1971 and reorganized as Cochin University of Science and Technology in February 1986. CUSAT has been recognized by UGC. It has been approved by AICTE and accredited by NAAC. The university aims at promoting and prosecuting research in applied science, technology, industry, commerce, social science and management for the advancement of knowledge and for the betterment of society.
The university offers various UG, Integrated, PG, Executive, Diploma, PG Diploma, Certificate, M.Phil. and Ph.D. courses. Admissions at CUSAT to these courses are conducted every year.
The university conducts CUSAT CAT for admission to B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Phil, M.Voc, MCA, MBA, MA, M.Sc, LLB, BBA programs offered by various colleges under the university.
B. Tech, B.Com LLB, BBA LLB, LLB
Eligibility- Admission to UG and Integrated programs are done on the basis of marks acquired by a candidate in 10+2 (relevant stream) or equivalent. Final Selections to UG and Integrated programs are done on the basis of scores obtained in Entrance Exams conducted by the University.
M.Sc., MA, MCA, MBA, LLM, M.Voc
Eligibility- Admission to PG programs are done on the basis of marks acquired by a candidate in their Bachelor’s Degree Examination (relevant stream) or equivalent.
For the M.Phil programs, the candidates having Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field with at least 55% marks in aggregate.
For Ph.D. research course, the candidates should hold a Master's degree/ M.Phil. in relevant field with minimum 55% marks in aggregate. Final selection of candidates is done on the basis of:
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The placement cell at CUSAT coordinates with all the departments and helps the students in securing jobs in the industry. It also acts as a connecting link between the students and the recruiters. Top recruiters include Reliance, Bharat Petroleum, Wipro, Oracle, Seat, Godrej, IBM, IBS, Nestle, Indian Oil, Tata Steel, Standard Chartered, South Indian Bank, Vedanta, etc.
|B.Tech||₹46,600 (1st Year Fees)||10+2 with 50% + KEAM|
|B.Sc + M.Sc||₹21,440 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
|M.Sc||₹6,415 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 55% + CUSATCAT|
|MBA||₹32,810 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 50% + CAT|
|M.C.A||₹33,530 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation with 60% + CUSATCAT|
|Ph.D||₹8,525 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|B.Com + L.L.B||₹26,815 (1st Year Fees)||10+2|
Ans. Amrita University has ranked 4th among the top engineering colleges by NIRF in 2020. Cochin University of Science and Technology has ranked 89th among the top engineering colleges by NIRF in 2020 and has been marked as an ‘A’ graded institution by NAAC. Both these universities have several advantages and each one of them has evolved in their own ways over the years. Both of them offer good facilities to their students, which is why it can get difficult to choose either one of them. However, in order to get over the dilemma about which one would be perfect for you, go through these points which will eventually help you make the final call. Admission: Amrita university- It offers MTech courses in various specializations, such as Cyber Security, Automotive Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, etc. Admission to the MTech program is through GATE. For non-GATE qualified candidates, the selection is based on past academic records and personal interviews conducted by the University. Students applying for admission to MTech programs should have passed with a minimum of 60% aggregate in BE/BTech/MSc in relevant engineering disciplines. The course fee for MTech at Amrita University is 3.57 lakhs. Cochin University of Science and Technology- It offers full-time and per-time MTech courses in various specializations. Students should have BE/BTech/BSc degree with 60% aggregate from any recognized university. The selection of the programs is through GATE/DAT/JNU Entrance Test. The total course fee for CUSAT is INR 34,675. Placement: Amrita University- Some of the top recruiters of the Amrita University students are Amazon, Google, TCS, CTS, Microsoft, and more. The highest salary package remains around 30 LPA and the lowest one is 3 LPA-5 LPA. CUSAT- The top recruiters who offer placements to the CUSAT students are HCL, IBM, IBS, ORACLE, MAHINDRA, INFOSYS, and more. The highest package is 18 LPA and the average salary package remains around 5 LPA. Infrastructure: Amrita University offers good facilities to the students which include a well-designed library, sports fields along with hostel facilities for both boys and girls. CUSAT, similarly provides modern classrooms with all the necessary equipment, alongside a library, sports facilities, and more. Each department is provided with its individual laboratories. These are some of the major factors that you should be taking into consideration before making a decision about which one you would choose as your future institution.Read more
*Estimated Fees, Official Verification is Pending
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|National Institute of Technology - [NITC], Calicut||# 22 by The Week||₹51,997|
|Vellore Institute of Technology - [VIT University], Vellore||# 3 by ARIIA (university)||₹1,95,750|