Cochin University of Science & Technology is a State based University which is situated in Kochi, Kerala. The name was decided based on the University of Cochin in the year 1971 and recognized as Cochin University of Science & Technology in the year 1986. CUSAT has been recognized by the UGC. The approval of this University was done by AICTE & accreditation by NAAC. The University is offering multiple UG, PG, Integrated, Diploma, Executive, Certificate and many other courses. Admissions at CUSAT to all these courses are held every year. The University goals at enhancing the research part in technology, applied science, commerce, management and social science for the advancement of knowledge.
The placement cell at CUSAT coordinates with all the departments and assists the students in securing jobs in the industry. It even acts as a connecting link between the recruiters and students. Top recruiters involve Reliance, Wipro, Bharat Petroleum, Godrej, Indian Oil, South Indian Bank etc.