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CUSAT CAT Important Chapters 2023


CUSAT CAT Important Chapters: Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) will conduct the CUSAT Common Admission Test (CUSAT CAT) 2023 for admission to B.Tech online. The officials have released the official notification for CUSAT CAT 2023 on the official website. The last day to register online is February 26, 2023 (March 6, 2023, with late fee).

CUSAT CAT 2023 exam will be conducted from April 29 to May 1, 2023. As with any other competitive exam, knowing which chapters are considered the most important for the CUSAT CAT exam is important. This article provides the CUSAT CAT important chapters 2023 for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

Latest Update:
– Online CUSAT CAT 2023 Registration started on January 27, 2023. The last day to fill out the application form is February 26, 2023 (with a fine up to March 6, 2023).
CUSAT CAT 2023 Admit Cards will be released on April 18, 2023.
– CUSAT CAT 2023 will be conducted on April 29, 30 and May 1, 2023.

CUSAT CAT Important Chapters

Embibe’s academic experts compile the important CUSAT CAT chapters provided here based on their in-depth analysis of the CUSAT CAT previous year’s papers. We have also linked each topic to our practice pages so you can solve important questions for each of the CUSAT CAT important chapters.

CUSAT CAT Important Chapters for Physics

You can find the important physics topics for CUSAT CAT 2023 below:

TopicPractice Link
Semiconductors and Communication SystemPractice Here
Current ElectricityPractice Here
Photoelectric Effect and Electromagnetic WavesPractice Here
Motion in One DimensionPractice Here
Waves and SoundPractice Here
Units and DimensionsPractice Here
Atomic Structure in Modern PhysicsPractice Here
Ray OpticsPractice Here
ElectrostaticsPractice Here
Thermal Properties of Matter, Calorimetry and Kinetic Theory of GasesPractice Here
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating CurrentPractice Here

CUSAT CAT Important Chapters for Chemistry

Tabulated below are the Chemistry important topics for CUSAT CAT 2023:

TopicPractice Link
Alkanes, Alkenes and Alkynes (Hydrocarbons)Practice Here
Carbonyl Compounds, Aldehydes and KetonesPractice Here
Practical and Environmental ChemistryPractice Here
Nuclear and Surface ChemistryPractice Here
Chemical Bonding and Molecular StructurePractice Here
Atomic StructurePractice Here
Liquid and Gaseous StatePractice Here
Chemical ThermodynamicsPractice Here
S Block Elements, Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals and HydrogenPractice Here
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in PropertiesPractice Here
P Block ElementsPractice Here
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry (Mole Concept)Practice Here

CUSAT CAT Important Chapters for Mathematics

Tabulated below are the important mathematics topics for CUSAT CAT 2023:

TopicPractice Link
FunctionsPractice Here
Complex NumbersPractice Here
Matrices and DeterminantsPractice Here
Permutation and CombinationPractice Here
Sequences and Series ProgressionsPractice Here
VectorPractice Here
Quadratic EquationsPractice Here
Point and Straight LinePractice Here
Differential EquationPractice Here
Application of DerivativesPractice Here
LimitsPractice Here
Binomial theoremPractice Here

CUSAT CAT Important Chapters: Exam Pattern

The CUSAT CAT marking scheme, different subjects, number of questions from each subject, and time duration are tabulated below according to the existing CUSAT CAT exam pattern:

PapersNumber of Questions/Maximum MarksTime Duration
Paper 1 (Mathematics)125/3753 hours
Paper 2 (Physics and Chemistry)125/375 (Physics – 75, Chemistry – 50)3 hours
Total250/7506 hours
  • All the questions will be of objective type.
  • +3 marks will be awarded for every correct answer.
  • -1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

CUSAT CAT Important Chapters: Previous Year Papers

Download the CUSAT CAT previous question papers PDFs from 2011 to 2017 in the table below.

YearCUSAT CAT Previous Year Papers
2017Maths, Physics, & Chemistry
2016Maths, Physics & Chemistry 1

Maths, Physics & Chemistry 2

2015Maths, Physics & Chemistry
2014Maths, Physics & Chemistry
2013Maths, Physics & Chemistry
2012Maths, Physics & Chemistry
2011Physics & Chemistry

CUSAT CAT Mock Test: Subject-wise Practise Tests

Here are direct links to subject-wise CUSAT CAT mock tests. So, start practising and amp up your preparation right away.

Heat Transfer Test – 1Indefinite Integration Test – 1General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals (Metallurgy) Test – 1
Heat Transfer Test – 2Indefinite Integration Test – 2General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals (Metallurgy) Test – 2
Matter and Magnetism Test – 1Complex Numbers Test – 1Polymers Test – 1
Matter and Magnetism Test – 2Complex Numbers Test – 2Polymers Test – 2
Electromagnetic Induction Test – 1Properties of Triangle Test – 1Qualitative Analysis (OoS) Test – 1
Electromagnetic Induction Test – 2Properties of Triangle Test – 2Qualitative Analysis (OoS) Test – 2

FAQs on CUSAT CAT Important Chapters 2023

Below are the frequently asked questions with answers about CUSAT CAT important chapters 2023:

Q: What subjects are incorporated in the CUSAT CAT 2023 Syllabus?

Ans: The CUSAT CAT exam incorporates subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates must cover the important chapters as per the syllabus.

Q: Will the Syllabus of CUSAT CAT 2023 be reduced?

Ans: As of now, the university has not released any official notification for reducing the syllabus. The candidate must keep a check on the official website.  

 Q: When can the syllabus of CUSAT CAT be completed?

 Ans: Candidates can create their preparation strategy and cover up the syllabus. Also, they should include revisions in their study plan.

 Q: What is the mode of conducting the examination?

 Ans: The only mode of conducting the CUSAT CAT 2023 examination is online.

Q: How many sections are there in the exam?

Ans: There are two sections: Section 1 will have Mathematics, and Section 2 will have Physics and Chemistry. The total number of questions comes down to 250 questions in the paper.

Also, check:

CUSAT CAT 2023 Mock Test SeriesCUSAT CAT Result
CUSAT CAT 2023 NotificationCUSAT CAT 2023 Preparation

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