MCA is a three year (Six Semester) regular program recognized by CUSAT. All the seats of MCA are filled
through the qualifiers of CUSAT Common Admission Test (CAT) examination. The Eligibility of admission is any
Degree with Mathematics as one of the main or subsidiary subjects or graduate in Electronics / Computer Science
/ Computer Applications / Engineering / Technology with an aggregate of 55% marks. The Government of Kerala’s
category wise reservation rules are being implemented for admission.

Lateral Entry

A Candidate seeking admission to the direct second year of MCA course has a pass with not less than 5%
mark in recognized regular bachelor degree in Computer Science / IT/ Computer Application / Computer Science &
Engineering of minimum three year duration.


Admission to B-Tech Programs are done through conducted by the Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE) Kerala. 50% of total seats which carries lower fees on part with those of Govt. Colleges and 35% of seats in Management Quota with higher fees are filled through online allotment System by CEE. 15% of seats are reserved for NRI students.

Admission Requirements

Candidates who have passed higher secondary examination, Kerala or examinations recognized
equivalent thereto, with 50% marks in Mathematics separately, and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and
Mathematics put together are eligible for admission. (Criteria may vary from time to time as per the direction of
Entrance Commissioner and specifications in the Prospectus of Entrance Examination).

B.Tech Lateral Entry Scheme

The admission to these seats are filled up in the third semester of the program from the candidate having
three year in any with 60% marks any branch of Engineering are through for Lateral Entry Test (LET) Conducted
by Govt. of Kerala.
Candidates who have a Diploma in Engineering awarded by the State Board of Technological
Examinations or an Examination recognized equivalent thereto, by the state board of Technical Education After
under going an Institutional course of at least three years securing a minimum of 60% marks in the Diploma
Examination are eligible for admission.
(i) Candidates belonging to socially and educationally backward classes with a total annual family income not
exceeding Rs.4.5 lakhs will have relaxation of 5% marks in the Qualifying Examination.
(II) The scheduled Castes and schedule Tribes candidates needed only a pass in the qualifying examination
(III) Upper age limit is 28 years