PU CET, which stands for Panjab University Common Entrance Test, is an entrance examination conducted by Panjab University, Chandigarh. It serves as the gateway for admission into various undergraduate programs offered by the university and its affiliated colleges.
PU CET is usually conducted once a year, and aspiring candidates who wish to pursue courses like B.Tech, B.Pharmacy, B.Sc (Hons.), B.P.Ed., and other related programs need to appear for this entrance test. The exam aims to assess the candidates' knowledge, aptitude, and subject-specific skills to determine their eligibility for admission.
CUET stands for the "Christ University Entrance Test." It is an entrance examination conducted by Christ University, Bangalore. The exam serves as the basis for admission to various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university.
CUET is conducted annually, usually in multiple sessions, and is designed to assess the candidates' aptitude, subject knowledge, and critical thinking skills. It is a crucial step in the admission process for candidates aspiring to pursue courses like B.Tech, BBA, B.Com, B.Sc, BA, MBA, MCA, and other related programs at Christ University.
|Announcement of city of examination||30th April 2024|
|Admit Card downloading||2nd week of May 2024|
|CUET (UG) Exam||21st to 31st May 2024|
|Answer Key releases||–|
|CUET (UG) Result||June 2024|
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)|
|Exam Duration||45 minutes for each slot (additional 15-20 minutes for Maths & Accounts)|
|Number of Sections||4 Sections|
|Marking Scheme||+5 for each correct answer;-1 for each incorrect answer;0 for unanswered questions|
|Exam Frequency||Once a Year|
|Name of the exam||Common University Entrance Test (CUET)|
|Exam Mode||Online (Computer-Based Test, CBT)|
|Medium of the exam||13 languages (Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odiya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu)|
|Exam Conducting Body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|July 15, 2024||Result announced|
|July 16 to 20, 2024||Challenge window for answer key|
|July 21, 2024||Answer key challenged will be re-evaluated|
|July 25, 2024||Challenge window for re-evaluation results|
|July 26, 2024||Re-evaluation results announced|
|August 1 to 7, 2024||Choice filling window|
|August 8, 2024||Choice filling window closes|
|August 9, 2024||Seat allotment announced|
|B.Tech.||Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Central Universities, Deemed-to-be Universities, Private Engineering Colleges|
|B.Arch.||National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), Jamia Millia Islamia, Chandigarh University, Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, etc.|
|B.Des.||National Institutes of Fashion Technology (NIFT), National Institute of Design (NID), Jamia Millia Islamia, etc.|
|B.A.||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|B.Sc.||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|B.Com.||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|BBA||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|BMS||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|MBA||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|M.Tech.||Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Central Universities, Deemed-to-be Universities, Private Engineering Colleges|
|M.Arch.||National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), Jamia Millia Islamia, Chandigarh University, Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, etc.|
|M.Des.||National Institutes of Fashion Technology (NIFT), National Institute of Design (NID), Jamia Millia Islamia, etc.|
|M.A.||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|M.Sc.||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|M.Com.||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|LLM||All central universities, deemed-to-be universities, and private colleges|
|August 1 to 7, 2023||Choice filling window|
|August 8, 2023||Choice filling window closes|
|August 9, 2023||Seat allotment announced|
|August 11 to 15, 2023||Payment of seat acceptance fee|
|August 16 to 20, 2023||Document verification|
|August 21, 2023||Admission process begins|
|Subject||Difficulty Level||No. of Questions|
|General Ability Test (GAT)||Moderate||100|
|Subject-Specific Test (SST)||Easy to Moderate||75-150|
|Language Proficiency Test (LPT)||Easy to Moderate||50|
|Nationality||Indian nationals, OCI cardholders, and foreign nationals can apply.|
|Age||There is no upper age limit for CUET. However, the minimum age limit is 17 years.|
|Educational qualification||Candidates must have passed Class 12 or equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade.|
|Language||Candidates must be proficient in English or any of the 13 languages offered in the LPT section.|
|Physics||Mechanics, Heat and Thermodynamics, Electromagnetism, Optics, Modern Physics|
|Chemistry||Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry|
|Biology||Botany, Zoology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Evolution|
|Mathematics||Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus, Statistics|
|Computer Science||Programming, Data Structures, Algorithms, Operating Systems, Databases|
|Book Name||Publisher/ Author|
|Mock Test Sample Question Papers English + General Test (Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, General Awareness)||NTA CUET (UG)|
|Mock Test Sample Question Papers Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics (Set of 3 Books)||NTA CUET (UG)|
|Commerce Domain Based on Class 12 NCERT Conducted BY NTA Including Solved Papers 2022 Including Free Online Mock Test (English Medium)||NCERT|
|CUET UG General Test Book||Physics Wallah|
|CUET UG English Book||Physics Wallah|
|CUET Entrance Exam Books 2023||Educart|
|NTA CUET (UG) 10 Mock Test Papers||Oswaal|
|NTA CUET 2023 Book GENERAL TEST Section 3||Educart|
|Subject||Average Score||Highest Score||Lowest Score|
|General Ability Test (GAT)||60-70||100||30|
|Subject-Specific Test (SST)||70-80||100||40|
|Language Proficiency Test (LPT)||60-70||100||30|
|State||City||Name of the Exam Center|
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair||Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Regional Centre, Port Blair|
|Andhra Pradesh||Hyderabad||Osmania University|
|Chhattisgarh||Raipur||Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University|
|Himachal Pradesh||Shimla||Himachal Pradesh University|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Srinagar||University of Kashmir|
|Kerala||Thiruvananthapuram||University of Kerala|
|Lakshadweep||Kavaratti||Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Regional Centre, Kavaratti|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal||Barkatullah University|
|Maharashtra||Mumbai||University of Mumbai|
|Meghalaya||Shillong||North Eastern Hill University|
|Punjab||Amritsar||Guru Nanak Dev University|
|Rajasthan||Jaipur||University of Rajasthan|
|Sikkim||Gangtok||Sikkim Manipal University|
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai||University of Madras|
|Telangana||Hyderabad||University of Hyderabad|
|Uttarakhand||Dehradun||University of Petroleum and Energy Studies|
|Uttar Pradesh||Lucknow||Lucknow University|
|West Bengal||Kolkata||University of Calcutta|
The CUET 2023 admit card will be released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) in due course. The admit card will contain important information such as the candidate's name, date of birth, exam center, and exam date and time.
The admit card will be available on the NTA website. Candidates will need to login to their account and download the admit card. The admit card will be a mandatory document for appearing in the CUET 2023 exam.
|CUET Admit Card Release Date||May 18, 2023|
|CUET 2023 Exam City Announcement||April 30, 2023|
|Last date to download CUET Admit Card||May 21, 2023|
|Morning||9:30 am to 12:30 pm||Slot 1|
|Afternoon||2:30 pm to 5:30 pm||Slot 2|
Admit Card: Carry a printed copy of your CUET UG 2023 admit card to the exam center. It is usually available for download from the official website a few days before the exam.
Reporting Time: Arrive at the exam center well before the reporting time mentioned on the admit card. Latecomers may not be allowed to enter the examination hall.
Valid ID Proof: Bring a valid photo ID proof (such as Aadhar card, Passport, Driver's License, etc.) along with the admit card for verification purposes.
COVID-19 Safety Measures: Follow the COVID-19 safety guidelines issued by the university or exam authorities. This may include wearing a mask, maintaining social distancing, and using hand sanitizers.
Exam Materials: Bring only the essential items like stationery (pen, pencil, eraser, etc.) as specified in the instructions. Avoid carrying any prohibited items like electronic devices, calculators, study materials, etc.
Instructions: Listen carefully to the exam invigilator's instructions before starting the exam and follow all the rules and regulations during the examination.
Rough Work: Use the provided rough sheets for any calculations or rough work during the exam. Avoid writing anything on the question paper or the answer booklet.
Time Management: Manage your time effectively during the exam to attempt all the questions within the given time frame.
The CUET 2023 application form will be available on the NTA website. The application form will be available in online mode only. Candidates will not be able to submit the application form offline.
The application form will be available from April 01, 2023 to May 31, 2023. Candidates must complete the application form and submit it by the last date.
|10th class mark sheet||Scanned copy of the mark sheet of Class 10th or equivalent examination.|
|12th class mark sheet||Scanned copy of the mark sheet of Class 12th or equivalent examination.|
|Photo ID||Scanned copy of a valid photo ID such as PAN card, Aadhaar card, voter ID card, etc.|
|Signature||Scanned copy of the signature of the candidate.|
Registration: Visit the official CUET 2023 website and click on the "Register" or "Apply Now" button to start the registration process. Provide the required details like name, email address, mobile number, etc., to create a new account.
Login: After successful registration, you will receive a confirmation email or SMS with login credentials. Use these credentials to log in to your account.
Fill Application Form: Complete the CUET 2023 application form by providing personal details, academic information, choice of course, exam center preferences, and other required information.
Upload Documents: Upload scanned copies of your passport-size photograph, signature, and other necessary documents as per the specifications mentioned in the form.
Application Fee: Pay the CUET 2023 application fee through the available payment options (credit card, debit card, net banking, etc.). Save the payment receipt for future reference.
Review and Submit: Carefully review all the information entered in the application form before submitting it. Once you are satisfied, submit the form.
Print Confirmation: After successful submission, download and print the application confirmation page for your records.