MGU CAT 2018

Exam Date : 27th May 2018
Result Date : 6th June 2018

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Updated on - Jan 11th, 2018 | 04:06 PM by Ruba Ahmed

Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern for MGU CAT 2018

MGU CAT exam

Introduction to MGU CAT 2018:

  • About: MGU CAT stands for Mahatma Gandhi University Common Admission TestMGU CAT conducts exam every year. The MGU CAT test is conducted in order to accept admission into its various postgraduate programs. A candidate needs to submit only one centralized application.

  • Courses: Candidates seeking admission to Postgraduate Programs like LLM, MA, M.Sc, M.Ed are supposed to take up the MGU CAT 2018. 

  • Frequency: The MGU CAT 2018 is led just once in a year. 

Exam Summary of MGUT CAT 2018:

Exam Name

Mahatma Gandhi University Common Admission Test

Commonly Known As


Conducted by

University of Kerala

Exam Frequency


Examination Stream

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

Application Process starts from

12th March 2018 

Application Process last date

11th May 2018

Exam Time Duration

90 minutes

Type of Questions

Objective Type Questions and descriptive

Declaration of Result

6th June 2018

MGU CAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualification: Candidate must have completed B.Ed degree from any recognized university.

  • Minimum marks: The candidates must have a minimum of 55% marks in their bachelor's degree.

  • Click here to know more about MGU CAT 2018 eligibility criteria.

MGU CAT 2018 Application Process:

  • Application form: The candidate can get access to the application form on the official website.

  • Application fee: The application fee for general category is INR 500/- whereas for ST/SC it is INR 250/-.

  • Mode: Payment of the registration fee can be made by online mode only i.e. (Credit/Debit/Internet Banking or any online payment).

  • Click here, to know more about the application process.

MGU CAT 2018 Admit Card:

  • Official website: Candidates who have successfully submitted his/her application form download the admit card from the official website.

  • Admit Card: It is mandatory to take the Admit card to the examination hall to appear for the Examination.

  • Note: In case there is any change of dates or any information, candidates can check the official website of the university.
  • Click here to know more about admit cards.

MGU CAT 2018 Exam Centres:

  • Exam Centres: There are four exam centres for MGU CAT 2018 exams.

  • Preferences: Candidates can choose maximum 3 centres of their preference. 
  • Click here to know more about the exam centres.

MGU CAT 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam pattern: The MGU CAT 2018 Exam pattern will consist of multiple type questions and descriptive questions.

  • Duration: The MGU CAT 2018 exam duration will be for 90 minutes.

  • Click here to know more about MGU CAT 2018 exam pattern.

MGU CAT 2018 Syllabus:

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

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

  • Click here to know more about MGU CAT 2018 syllabus.

MGU CAT 2018 Results:

  • Official website: MGU CAT 2018 results will be declared on the official website.
  • Credentials: The candidates are required to enter their Enrolment Number and Date of Birth to check his/her MGU CAT 2018 results.

  • Note: Results will appear on the screen of the official website of MGU CAT 2018 and the candidate has to take a print out of the result sheet.

  • Click here to know the details on how to check the results.

MGU CAT 2018 Counselling:

  • Counselling: MGU CAT 2018 qualified students can apply for the counselling process of MGU CAT 2018.

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

  • For more information regarding the MGU CET 2018 counselling click here.

MGU CAT 2018 Important Dates

Important Dates Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

  • Application Form: The application forms for MGU CAT 2018 will be available from 12th March 2018 and the last date is 11th May 2018.

  • Admit Card: Candidates can download their MGU CAT 2018 admit card from 17th May 2018.

  • Exam date: MGU CAT 2018 exam will be held on 27th May 2018.

  • Results: The result of MGU CAT 2018 declares on 6th June 2018 on the official website.

  • Counselling: The counselling process of MGU CAT 2018 starts on 11th June 2018.

MGU CAT 2018 Eligibility

Eligibility Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

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

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

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

  • The application form of the candidates who do not meet the required eligibility criteria will be rejected.

MGU CAT 2018 Application Process

Application Process Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

  • Candidate can apply for MGU CAT 2018 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

MGU CAT 2018 Application Form Details

Application Form Details Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

  • Candidates can fill the application form from 12th March 2018  to 11th May 2018.

  • Candidate can make the payment of fee either via net banking/credit card/debit card or any online payment.

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

Application form fee:

  • The application form charge INR 500 for general candidate.

  • The application form charges INR 250 for ST/SC categories.

MGU CAT 2018 Admit Card

Admit Card Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

  • Candidates can download admit card from the official website from 17th May 2018.

  • 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.


MGU CAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

Mode of Examination


Pattern of Exam

Objective and descriptive

Total Marks





MGU CAT 2018 Syllabus

Syllabus Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

  • The syllabus of MGU CAT 2018  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 2018  are advised to prepare well for the topics that are mentioned.

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



MGU CAT 2018 Results

Result Summary for MGU CAT 2018:

  • The result of MGU CAT 2018  declares on 6th June 2018.

  • 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.


MGU CAT 2018 Counselling

Counselling Summary for MGUT CAT 2018:

  • Candidates who qualify the MGUT CAT 2018 can apply for the counselling process.

  • The counselling process starts from 11th June 2018.

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

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