MG University CAT PG Admission 2021 -

The MG University has been released the CAT PG 2021 Application form on 31st May 2021. The Candidates who are elligble to appear on MGU CAT 2021 can fill the Application form before June 29th. The Final Confirmation of submission of application form will be on June 30. The Candidates can apply through the Official Website

MGU CAT Admission 2021

The MG CAT Test is conducted by Mahatma Gandhi University. The Application form of MGU CAT will be available on the Official Website. The Candidates can apply through Online Mode. The Canidates should fill the required credentials. The Candidates should upload the Educational Qualification Document, Passport Size Photo, Signiature etc.

How to Apply for MG Common Admission Test ?

The Candidates who want to apply MGU CAT should follow the following steps.

Step 1 : Visit the Official Website (

Step 2 : Click on button"CAT MGU 2021".

Step 3 : Click Apply Online on the right corner of the page.

Step 4 : Enter the required credentials.

Step 5 : Click Save & Continue

After the Registration the Candidates will be given a Application Number.

MGU CAT PG Eligibility Criteria 2021


MGU CAT Eligibility Criteria


Bachelor's degree with with minimum 50% aggregate in final year

MSc (Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Biophysics/Microbiology)

BSc degree with with minimum 50% aggregate in final year

MSc in Chemistry

BSc in Chemistry with Mathematics and Physics as Subsidiaries with minimum 50% aggregate in final year

MSc in Computer Science

BSc in CS/CA/BSc IT/BCA with minimum 50% aggregate in final year

MSc in Psychology

BSc in Physics with Mathematics as one of the subsidiaries with minimum 50% aggregate in final year

MSc in Environment Science & Management

BSc in relevant subjects or BTech in Civil/Mechanical/Chemical/Environmental with minimum 50% aggregate in final year

MSc in Environment Science and Disaster Management

BSc degree in any subject with minimum 50%

MA (Politics & International Relations/Politics & Human Rights/Public Policy & Governance)

BA in relevant subjects with 50% aggregate in final year or BSc in any branch with minimum 60% aggregate in final year

MA Economics

BA/BSc in Economics/Mathematics/Statistics with minimum 45% aggregate

MA in Malayalam

BA in Malayalam with minimum 45% aggregate or degree in Arts/Science with a minimum 50% aggregate in second year Malayalam

MA in English

BA in English with minimum 45% aggregate or degree in Arts/Science with minimum 50% aggregate

MA (Gandhian Studies/Development Studies)

Bachelor’s degree with minimum 45% aggregate

MA (History and Anthropology)

Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences with minimum 45% aggregate

Master of Tourism and Travel Management

Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% aggregate

M.Ed (English/Hindi/Malayalam/Sanskrit/Arabic/Mathematics/Science/Social Science/Commerce/Computer Education

B.Ed with minimum 45% aggregate


LLB or equivalent degree with minimum 50% aggregate

Programmes Offered - MGU CAT


MSc Chemistry (Inorganic Chemistry)

MSc Chemistry (Organic Chemistry)

MSc Chemistry (Physical Chemistry)

MSc Chemistry(Polymer Chemistry)

MSc Physics

MSc Biochemistry

MSc Biotechnology

MSc Microbiology

MSc Biophysics

MSc Environment Science and Management

MSc Environment Science and Disaster Management

MSc Disability Studies and Rehabilitation Sciences

MSc Psychology

MSc Computer Science

Humanities and Social Sciences

MA Malayalam

MA English

MA Politics and International Relations

MA Politics and Human Rights

MA Politics (Public Policy & Governance)

MA Gandhian Studies

MA Development Studies

MA History

MA Economics

Hospitality & Travel

Master of Tourism and Travel Management

Master of Tourism and Travel Management in Aviation Management

Master of Tourism and Travel Management in Tour Operations

Master of Tourism and Travel Management in Health Tourism



Teaching and Education

MEd In Language Education (English, Malayalam, Hindi, Arabic & Sanskrit)

Mathematics Education

Science Education

Social Science Education

Commerce Education

IT Education

General Rules for Admission

All the admissions will be provisional in nature until the candidates submit the original certificates / documents in proof of academic eligibility before the University authority concerned. If a candidate fails to furnish the relevant certificates on or before the last date announced by the University for the same his/her admission will be cancelled. Candidates awaiting results / appearing for final semester exam can also apply. However, they shall produce the original certificates before the closing date of admission.

For candidates who have passed the qualifying exams under the direct grading system where the grades are calculated on a CGPA out of 4, the grade points of the corresponding percentage of marks will be applicable. And for those whose scores are calculated under the CCPA out of 10 points also, the corresponding percentage of marks will be applicable.

If an applicant for admission is found to have indulged in ragging in the past or if it is noticed later, admissions shall be denied or he/she shall be expelled from the educational institution.

After the Seat Allotment process there will be provision for the admitted students to get transferred from one academic programme to another subject to their eligibility and the University norms in this regard.

An Entrance Test shall be conducted for the selection of candidates. All candidates except foreign students seeking admission, applicants for MBA and applicants for M. Tech with GATE score shall attend the Entrance Test.

The Common Entrance Test is of 120 minutes (2 hours) duration for all the programmes.

In programmes where an interview/Group Discussion/Written Test is conducted for the preparation of final rank list three times the required number of candidates for all categories will be called for interview /Group Discussion/Written Test in the first batch on the basis of their rank in the objective Test. The final rank list will be prepared on the basis of the score in the objective test, interview/Group Discussion/Written Test and adding the eligible bonus marks for NCC/NSS, Ex-Servicemen and the like.

Norms to avoid a tie: The first criteria to avoid a tie would be the score in the Common Admission Test (Objective test) and the second criteria would be age seniority.

Question Pattern; Test Score and time alloted: 80 MCQ with 4 choices for each question; Each correct answer will enable a candidate to score 1 marks; there will be no negative score for incorrect answers; maximum duration of the test will be 2 hrs


The admissions based on CAT- MGU will be through a Centralized allotment Process. There will be separate Entrance Tests for the various academic programmes offered in the different Schools of the University. The candidates need to register only one application (online) for a maximum of programmes of four different schools / departments / centres except MBA in SMBS. However, the candidate need to pay separate application fee for examinations opted from different schools / departments / centres.

Students may also see the schedule of examinations for different schools to verify which all programmes may be opted as their choice. A cluster of academic programmes in a School / Department / Centre to which admissions are made based on the single Entrance Test will be reckoned as a single option with a single application fee.

The candidate has also to mark his/her preference for the different specializations within the cluster at the time of online registration. In such cases also there will be separate rank lists for the different specialized programmes within the cluster based on the score in the Entrance Test and the preference marked by the candidate at the time of registration.

If a candidate submits more than one application in CAT- MGU his/her candidature is liable to be cancelled. It is a simple and transparent process of allotment which gives the candidate an opportunity to exercise maximum of 4 options of his/her choice conveniently in the order of preference. The allotments will be strictly based on the options exercised, the rank obtained and eligibility for reservations of the candidate (in the case of candidates under Kerala State category)

Admission Criteria

An Entrance Test shall be conducted for all programmes except International studentsquota seats. Interview /Group Discussion/ Descriptive examination shall be conducted foramong the University Departments which consider marks of interview / Group Discussion / Descriptive examination in addition to the marks of the Entrance test for admission. In thecase of admission to M.Tech programmes, those candidates with a valid GATE score willbe exempted from the entrance test and given preference but need to apply for theprogramme through the portal of Mahatma Gandhi University.

1. Candidates will be notified to submit the certificates within the stipulated date and those who fail to comply with this will not be considered in the admission process.

2. If a candidate fails to report for counselling on the specified date, his/her claim for selection will not be considered anymore.

3. The selection of candidates will be provisional and subject to the verification of original documents.

4. Those who are awaiting final semester results of qualifying exam can also apply provided that they should produce certificates and marklists of qualifying examination before the closing date of admission.

5. The University will not send any individual communication to the applicants regarding the time aloted for downloading hall ticket, entrance examination dates etc.All such information will be published on the CAT website and print media.. So candidates are advised to go through the website regularly or keep in contact with the helpline number provided.

6. Candidates are required to read the prospectus carefully so as to make them fully aware of the eligibility criteria & fee structure of each programme, rules / procedures related to Application / Test / Option Registration / Allotment and all other matters related to Admission 2021

General Instructions

Registration fee:

For General candidates (Including All India Quota Candidates) : Rs. 1100/- (Rupees One thousand and one hundred only)

For SC/ST candidates : Rs. 550/- (Rupees Five hundred and fifty only)

For International Students : US$ 100 (Equivalent Indian Rupees on the date of payment)

Entrance Test Centre

There will be test centres in Thiruvananthapuram, Kottayam, Kochi, Kozhikode and Kannur. The applicants can opt a maximum of 3 centres on a preferential basis. However the centres opted by an applicant is only his/her options, actual centre will be allotted by Mahatma Gandhi University which will be final. In most cases the centre opted by the applicant will be allotted. But the University may allot a different Centre either due to preponderance or shortage of applicant. In such cases candidates can either choose thecenter allotted by the university or can claim refund of application fee. Admission Criteria


Online Registration of application 31-05-2021 Onwards
Last Date of Online Submission of Application 29-06-2021
Final confirmation of Application 30-06-2021
Downloading of Hall ticket Date will be announced later (Considering COVID-19 Restrictions)
Entrance Examination Will be Announced
Entrance Result Will be Announced
Interview/G.D/Written Test Will be Announced
Rank List & Admission Will be Announced
Commencement of Classes Will be Announced

Admit Cards

At the time announced for downloading the admit card by the University, log in CAT website using application number and password candidates can download hall ticket. The exact venue, date and time of the Entrance Examination will be there in the hall ticket.

Only online mode application is there to apply for the Entrance Test (CAT- MGU 2021) and to register options for admission to the various academic programmesin different teaching departments. Candidates need to register only oneapplication for maximum of four different programmes. However, the candidateneed to pay separate application fee for different programmes. If a candidatesubmits more than one online application, his/her candidature is liable to be

Applicants should consider the following before applying for CAT 2021.

Applications should be submitted only after reviewing and confirming the prescribed eligibility prospects for the programs for which the applicants wish to apply. Before claiming bonus marks / weightage marks and community reservation, check the section on the subject mentioned in the prospectus.

The information provided in the application (except the name of the applicant and the selected program) may be modified before the end of the application date. The information provided in the application cannot be changed after the submission of the application. Before applying for PD category seats and All India quota seats, the parts of the prospectus that deal with the subject matter should be examined.

Before submitting the application, the fee structure prospects for each program should be examined and understood. Applicants can apply for up to four programs in a single application. There is a separate application fee for each program for the programs in different departments that require different entrance exams.

However, an application fee is sufficient to apply for more than one program (programs considered to be clustered) conducted by a department of study. Do not send more than one application for any reason. In case the application submission is not completed on the first attempt but the application is completed later, if the application number is received on the first attempt, the application submission can be completed by logging in with the application number and password.

The application number and password should be kept for later use. However, if you have forgotten your application number and password for any reason, you can get it back on the website. For this you can go back to the login page of the website and retrieve the application number and password using the links Forget Your Application Number / Forget Your Password.

When making a payment online the payment transaction may not take place for any reason and hence the application submission may not be completed but in case of loss of money from the account the transaction may be completed after some time. Applicants should, after some time, log in and verify that the payment transaction was successful.

However, in case the application submission is still incomplete and the money has not been returned to the account, the amount usually credited to the account will be automatically refunded within 7 days. If the refund is not received after the said date, the refund can be applied for using the link ONLINE REFUND REQUEST given on the CAT website The application status can be ascertained by using the token number received after submitting the refund request to know the next steps regarding the refund.

For more information on refunds, please contact and The CAT 2021 prospectus mainly contains the following information

Therefore, after reading the relevant information given in the prospectus, the applicant may have doubts but may encounter any technical issues in completing the application submission. can be contacted at. The provisional examination schedule has been prepared due to the prevailing Covid situation in the state.

Applicants are not required to receive personal notification of changes in the schedule, so applicants should visit the CAT website from time to time to learn about the follow-up of the application. The application submission can be started by going to the link APPLY NOW on the home page of the website. After paying the application fee, you need to make sure that you get the document showing that the application submission is complete.

Online Registration

By clicking APPLY NOW tab candidates can initiate the online application process. The candidate should first create an account in the webpage by typing in the required minimum personal details and by creating a password for future login. The password can be a combination of alphabets, numerals and special characters. It should contain at least 1 special character and 1 numeral. The candidate should remember the password set by him/her and it should not be disclosed to anyone who may misuse it for tampering the options. The University will not be responsible for any such eventuality.

After the registration process is over click SAVE and CONTINUE, the account is generated the candidate will be shown his/her application number.This Application Number must be remembered for future login

Course Selection

On the basis of the qualification selected , list of programmes available under CAT will be listed. Candidates can choose for a maximum of programmes of four different Schools/Centres. The eligibility of the candidates is not verified at the time of application and it will be verified only during the admissions. Hence, candidates are advised to ensure that they are eligible for the courses.

MG University CAT Prospectus.

Application for Common Admission Test