CUCET 2022: Dates, Application Form


CUCET 2022 – CUCET is now CUET UG for UG Courses and CUET PG for PG courses.

Latest – CUET 2022 Application form Released



CUCET 2021 Notification

CUCET 2021 Notification has been released.

CUCET 2021 Notification

CUCET 2021 Application Form has been started from 16th August 2021. 


CUCET is Central Universities Common Entrance Test for admission to different programmes of participating Central Universities. It provides a single window opportunity to the students to seek admission in these participating Universities / Institute(s) across the country.

CUCET 2021 will be conducted by NTA.

Participating Universities

Central Universities participating in the CUCET 2021

  • Assam University, Silchar
  • Central University of Andhra Pradesh
  • Central University of Gujarat
  • Central University of Haryana
  • Central University of Jammu
  • Central University of Jharkhand
  • Central University of Karnataka
  • Central University of Kerala
  • Central University of Punjab
  • Central University of Rajasthan
  • Central University of South Bihar
  • Central University of Tamil Nadu

CUCET 2021 Exam Dates

EventsDates (Tentative)
Application Form release16 August 2021
Last date of Submission of application form (Extended)05 September 2021 (upto 11:50 pm)
Last Date of successful fee transaction (Extended)06 September 2021 (upto 11:50 pm)
Dates of CUCET 2021 Examination15, 16, 23 and 24 September 2021
CUCET 2021 Mode of examLAN Based CBT (Computer Based Test)
Duration of Examination120 minutes (02:00 hours)
Medium of PaperOnly English (other than language Courses)

CUCET 2021 Answer Keys

The NTA will display Provisional Answer Key of the questions on the NTA CUCET website, with a Public Notice issued to this effect on the said website, to provide an opportunity to the candidates to challenge the Provisional Answer Keys with online payment of Rs. 200/- per “Non-refundable” question challenged as processing charges.

The result will be compiled on the basis of the Final Answer Key declared. No grievance with regard to Answer Key(s) after Declaration of Result of CUCET 2021 will be entertained.

CUCET 2021 Final Answer Key

Final Answer Keys on which score compiled on 20.10.2021

CUCET 2021 Result

The result for CUCET 2021 will be processed based on Final Answer Keys. No grievance with regard to Answer Key(s) after Declaration of Result of CUCET 2021 will be entertained.

The marks obtained by a candidate will be considered further for computation of the result of CUCET 2021.

No Score Card will be dispatched to the candidates and the candidates are advised to download their Score Cards for CUCET 2021 from the website: only.

CUCET 2021 Score Card

CU-CET 2021 Score Card

CUCET Eligibility Criteria


For UG Courses – Candidates must qualify 10th& 12th level examination from any recognized board or university to be eligible for the examination.

For PG Courses – Candidates must qualify bachelor’s degree from any recognized university to be eligible for the examination.

For PhD Courses – candidates must qualify M.Phil. or Master’s degree from any recognized university.

For course wise requirements refer to Information Brochure.

CUCET 2021 Exam Details

Mode of Examinations

The Examinations will be conducted in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.

Pattern of Question Papers

The pattern of question papers will comprise Multiple Choice Questions in the following areas as given below –

For CUCET 2021 UI

Paper CodeQuestion Patterns
UI-QP-01PART-A: 25 (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability), PART-B: 25 (Physics), 25 (Chemistry), 25 (Mathematics), 25 (Biology)
UI-QP-02100 Questions (English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude & General Knowledge)

For CUCET 2021 PG

Paper CodeQuestion Patterns
PG-QP- 01 to 37, 39, and 41 –to- 58PART-A: 25 Questions (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability) & PART-B: 75 Questions (From respective Subject)
PG-QP-38100 Questions (English/Verbal Ability, Maths / Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning)
PG-QP-40100 Questions (English, General Knowledge, Computer Basics, General Aptitude, and Logical Reasoning)

Medium of Examination

The medium of Question Papers for all the Examinations shall be English.

Marking Scheme of Examinations

Each question would carry ONE mark for correct answer

NEGATIVE MARKING 0.25 marks would be deducted each wrong answer

Duration of Examinations

2 Hours (120 minutes)

CUCET 2021 Syllabus

Please refer to the website of university in which admission is sought.

CUCET 2021 Admit Card

Candidates can download the ADMIT CARD from the NTA CUCET 2021 Entrance Test Portal.

The candidate has to download the Admit Card from the NTA website and appear for the Examination at the given Centre on Date, timing and Examination as indicated in their Admit Card.

CUCET 2021 Responses

The NTA will display the Recorded Responses and Question Paper attempted by the candidates on the NTA website prior to declaration of result. The recorded responses are likely to be displayed for two to three days.

CUCET 2021 Application Form

Candidates has to apply online only at during the period specified above.

Before applying for CUCET 2021, candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria required by a particular participating University for a desired Programme.

Steps to Apply Online for CUCET 2021


Register for Online Registration using your own Email ID and Mobile No. and note down system generated Application Number.


Complete the Online Application Form and note down the system generated Application Number.


Upload visible scanned images of: (i) a recent photograph (in jpg/ jpeg file, size 10Kb – 200Kb) either in colour or black & white with 80% face (without mask) visible including ears against white background; (ii) candidate’s signature (file size: 4kb – 30kb)


Pay prescribed fee through Net Banking / Debit Card / Credit Card / UPI and Wallet, keep proof of fee paid for future reference

Application Fee

CategoryApplication Fee (Rs.)
General/OBC/EWS ApplicantsRs. 800/-
SC/ST/Transgender ApplicantsRs. 350/-
PWD ApplicantsNil

Information Brochure

Central Universities-Common Entrance Test (CU-CET) 2021-UI

Central Universities-Common Entrance Test (CU-CET) 2021-PG

For more details and to apply online – Visit