Contents:
 

  1. What is CUET
  2. History of CUET
  3. CET Important points
  4. Entrance Tests for the courses.
  5. CUET Examination Centres.
  6. Universities participating in CUET
  7. Exam Pattern
  8. For UG and PG
  9. For RP Program
  10. Negative Marking
  11. Syllabus for CUET
  12. Why should you choose “Testzone at Smartkeeda” over others for CUET examination?
  13. How Testzone offers you the best test series for CUET Examination?
  14. Message to aspirants from Testzone.
 

What is Central Universities Entrance Test (CUET)?


The Central Universities Entrance Test (CUET) is an all-India test organized for admission to several integrated/Under Graduate, Post Graduate, and Research Programmes in various Central and State Universities of India.
 
The Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India (GOI) has established the National Testing Agency as an independent under the Societies Registration Act (1860) for conducting efficient, transparent, and international standards tests in order to assess the competency of candidates for admissions to premier higher education institutions.
 
National Testing Agency (NTA) has been assigned to conduct (CUET) for admission in various central universities for undergraduate and postgraduate programs for 2021 for the 12 participation Central Universities.
 

History of CUET:


CUET exam was first being held in 2010 in which several Universities offered 41 UG and PG courses in about 30 examination centres in 2010.
 

CUET Important points:


Before applying for CUET, Aspirants are advised to check the participating universities' eligibility criteria for the desired Programme.
 
The details of Programmes, Eligibility Criteria, Programme Structure, etc., are available on the respective website of Participating Universities.
 
Admissions in various central and state universities are handled at the level of participation of Universities for their respective programs. The Central Universities will declare the admission schedule through counselling after the declaration of the results of the CUET exam. Counselling will be held online and offline for participating Central Universities.
 
CUET exam will be of Computer-based online exam for central universities like JNU, DU, BHU, and many more. The CBT exam will be 3 hours in duration and divided into two sections: Common Aptitude Test (50 questions) and Domain Specific Test (30 questions). As per the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, NTA will conduct CUET twice yearly.
 

Entrance tests for the courses:


B.Voc. (Biomedical Sciences), (Industrial Waste Management)
 
B.Tech. (CSE), (Electrical Engg.), (Civil Engg.), (Printing and Packaging Technology), (E&C Engg.)
 
Integrated B.Sc. (Hons)
 
M.Sc. (Botany), (Zoology), (Chemistry), (Physics).
 
B.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics), (Textiles).
 
Integrated M.Sc. (Mathematics), (Biochemistry), (Biotechnology), (Chemistry), (Computer Science, (Environmental Science), (Microbiology), (Physics), (Statistics), (Life Sciences).
 
Integrated B.Sc.
 
B.Ed.
 
B.Sc. + B.Ed.
 
B.Sc. B.Ed. (Mathematics) and many more.
 

CUET Examination centres:


National Testing Agency has released the CUET 2021 exam centres and the admission notification on August 16. The offline CUET exam was held in 154 exam centres of CUET 2021 for admissions to UG, PG, and Research programmes.
 
The CUET 2021 entrance examination was conducted in online mode. The entrance test will offer admission to 12 central universities. Candidates appearing for the entrance examination must check the CUET exam centres before filling the application form. Following are the exam centres of CUET 2021, which candidates can check and select while filling the candidature.
 
State Cities
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar/Naharalagun
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam
  Vizianagaram
  Vijayawada
  Nellore
  Kakinada
  Chirala
  Rajahmundry
  Tirupati
  Guntur
  Kurnool
  Anantapur
Assam Silchar
  Tezpur
  Dibrugarh
  Jorhat
  Guwahati
Bihar Arrah
  Samastipur
  Purnia
  Patna
  Muzaffarpur
  Gaya
  Bhagalpur
  Darbhanga
Chattisgarh Bilaspur
  Bhilai Nagar/Durg
  Raipur
Chandigarh Chandigarh/Mohali
Delhi Delhi/New Delhi
Gujarat Vadodara
  Surat
  Rajkot
  Mehsana
  Godhra
  Gandhinagar
  Vapi/Valsad
  Anand
  Ahmedabad/Gandhinagar
Panji Panji/Madgaon
Haryana Ambala
  Faridabad
  Gurugram
  Karnal
  Kurukshetra
  Hissar
Himachal Pradesh Solan
  Kangra/Palampur
  Shimla
  Hamirpur
Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar
  Samba
  Rajouri
  Jammu
  Pulwama
  Baramulla
Jharkhand Hazaribagh
  Bokaro Steel City
  Dhanbad
  Jamshedpur
  Ranchi
Karnataka Dharwad/Hubballi
  Shimoga
  Mysore
  Mandya
  Mangalore
  Kalaburagi / Gulbarga
  Udupi/Manipal
  Davanagere
  Bidar
  Bellary
  Belagavi
  Bangalore
Kerala Malappuram
  Thrissur
  Ernakulam/Angamaly/Moovattupuzha
  Thiruvananthapuram
  Palakkad
  Kollam
  Kozhikode (Calicut)
  Kottayam
  Kochi
  Kasargod
  Kannur (Thalassery)
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
  Gwalior
  Satna
  Ujjain
  Indore
  Jabalpur
Meghalaya Shillong
Manipur Imphal
Maharashtra Mumbai/Navi Mumbai
  Amravati
  Aurangabad
  Nashik
  Nagpur
  Pune
Mizoram Aizawl
Nagaland Kohima
Leh and Ladhak Leh
Odisha Angul
  Berhampur/Ganjam
  Bhubaneshwar
  Cuttack
  Kendujhar
  Dhenkanal
  Rourkela
  Sambalpur
Punjab Jalandhar
  Ludhiana
  Patiala/Fatehgarh Sahib
  Bathinda
  Amritsar
Rajasthan Bikaner
  Jaipur
  Jodhpur
  Alwar
  Ajmer
  Kota
  Sikar
  Udaipur
Tamil Nadu Chennai
  Coimbatore
  Cuddalore
  Madurai
  Nagercoil/Kanyakumari
  Tiruchirappalli (Trichy)
  Tirunelveli
  Salem
Telangana Hyderabad/Secundarabad/Ranga Reddy
  Karimnagar
  Mahbubnagar
  Khammam
  Warangal
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra
  Gorakhpur
  Lucknow
  Meerut
  Muzaffarnagar
  Noida/Greater Noida
  Ghaziabad
  Aligarh
  Bareilly
  Kanpur
  Moradabad
  Prayagraj (Allahabad)
  Varanasi
Uttarakhand Dehradun
  Haldwani
  Roorkee
West Bengal Asansol
  Kalyani
  Hooghly
  Kolkata
  Siliguri
Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair
 

Universities participating in CUET:

Central Universities:


The Central University Entrance Test (CUET) was cancelled in 2021 due to the on-going pandemic, but now, the Ministry of Education is working out the exam's final details, which will be conducted from the year 2022 for as many as 41 central universities.
 
  • Central University of Orissa  (At - Landiguda, P.O. - Koraput, Dist. - Koraput, Orissa – 764021)
  • Central University of Punjab  (D-13, Civil Station, Bhatinda – 151001)
  • Central University of Rajasthan  (Dist-Ajmer-305801, Rajasthan)
  • Central University of Tamil Nadu  (C/o Collectorate Annexe, Tiruvarur - 610 001)
  • Dr. Harisingh Gaur Vishwa Vidyalaya  (Sagar, Madhya Pradesh - 470 003)
  • Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya  (Bilaspur, Chhatisgarh)
  • Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University  (Srinagar, Uttarkhand – 246174)
  • Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)  (IGNOU Complex, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110068)
  • Indira Gandhi National Tribal University  (Amarkantak Madhya Pradesh)
  • Jamia Millia Islamia  (Jamia Nagar, New Delhi – 110025)
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University  (New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi – 110067)
  • Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya  (Vardha ,(Maharashtra) P.B.No.16, Panchitteeta, Arvi Road, Umri, Wardha – 442 001)
  • Manipur University  (Canchipur Imphal – 795003)
  • Maulana Azad National Urdu University  (Achibowli Hyderabad – 500032)
  • Mizoram University  (P.B.No.190, Aizawl Mizoram- 796012)
  • Nagaland University  (Kohima, Nagaland – 797001)
  • North Eastern Hill University   (Lower Lachumere, Shillong-793022)
  • Pondicherry University  (Puducherry-605014)
  • Rajiv Gandhi University  (Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh – 791112)
  • Sikkim University  (C/o Youth Hostel, 6th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim – 737102)
  • Tezpur University  (Nappam, Dist. Sonitpur, Tezpur, Assam - 784 025)
  • The English and Foreign Languages University  (O.U. Campus, Hyderabad – 500007)
  • Tripura University  (Suryamaninagar Agartala – 799130)
  • University of Allahabad  (Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh – 211002)
  • University of Delhi  (Delhi-110007)
  • University of Hyderabad  (Hyderabad-500134)
  • Visva Bharati  (Shanti Niketan, West Bengal – 731235)
  • Mahatma Gandhi Central University  (PO-Motihari, Motihari, Bihar – 845401)
  • Central Sanskrit University, Delhi  (56-57, Institutional Area, Janakpuri, New Delhi-110058)
  • Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri National Sanskrit University  (New Delhi)
  • National Sanskrit University  (LIC Road, Tirupati)

State Universities:

  • Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University
  • Bengaluru Dr. B. R. Ambedkar School of Economics University
  • Khallikote University
  • Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice.

Exam Pattern:

For UG and PG Programmes:


Part A: Consisting of 25 questions each.
 
  1. Language
  2. General Awareness
  3. Mathematical Aptitude
  4. Analytical Skills
 
Part B: Consisting of 75 MCQs.
 
Domain Knowledge:  Sometimes divided into three/ four/ five sections and a candidate is required to answer a set of any three sections totalling to 75.
 
  • Some Integrated Programmes MBA/ B.Voc/LLB/MCA and other general Programme require to pass only one paper consisting of 100 MCQs covering English Language, Reasoning, Data Interpretations, Numerical Ability, General Awareness and Analytical Skills.

For RP Programmes:


Part A: Consisting of 50 MCQs.
 
  1. Language
  2. General Awareness
  3. Mathematical Aptitude
  4. Analytical Skills
  5. Research Methodology.
 
Part B: Consisting of 50 MCQs.
 
Domain Knowledge.
 

Negative Marking:


For UI & PG Programmes, negative marking scheme is followed with a deduction of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. However, the negative marking is not followed for research programmes.
 

Syllabus of CU-CET:


Syllabus of UG courses:
 
For detailed syllabus go to the link - Click Here
 

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  • To learn how to manage time for each section and each question.
  • To practice similar questions to the actual examination.
  • To extend your question-solving skills.
  • To boost up your confidence for the actual examination.
 
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