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Admission Open 2023

About Common University Entrance Test (CUET (UG/PG) - 2023)

The Common University Entrance Test (CUET (UG) – 2023) is being introduced for admission into all UG Programmes in all Central Universities for academic session 2023-24 under the Ministry of Education, (MoE). The Common University Entrance Test (CUET) will provide a common platform and equal opportunities to candidates across the country, especially those from rural and other remote areas and help establish better connect with the Universities. A single examination will enable the Candidates to cover a wide outreach and be part of the admissions process to various Central Universities.

Important Notice

CUET UG/PG Syllabus
CUET Previous Year Cutoff
CUET UG Question Paper
CUET 2023 Notification
CUET UG/PG Admit Card
UG/PG Results
CUET Brochure 2023 Download
CUET Application Guide Download
CUET PG Question Paper

What is CUET 2023?

The Common University Entrance Test, or CUET, is an all-India exam administered by the Ministry of Education for students seeking admission to UG, PG, and Ph.D. programs. Numerous central, state and private universities accept students based on CUET 2023 Results. Thus, candidates only need to qualify for this one exam to participate in the admissions process at multiple universities. The test is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). CUET 2023 Scorecard can be used by 90 universities to prepare the merit list and for individual counseling.

CUET 2023 Exam Highlights

ParticularsDetails
Name of the examCommon University Entrance Test (CUET)
Exam Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Exam FrequencyOnce a Year
Exam ModeOnline (Computer-Based Test, CBT)
Medium of the exam13 languages- Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odiya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu
Number of Sections4 Sections: IA, IB, II, and III
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Marking Scheme+5: Correct; -1: Incorrect; 0: Unanswered
Exam DurationSlot 1: 3 Hours 15 Minutes Slot 2: 3 Hours 45 Minutes (May vary as per the choice of sections)

CUET 2023 Exam Dates

Below is the table containing the tentative CUET 2023 Exam Dates. The schedule is tentative and subject to change depending on the release of official notification by the NTA.

CUET 2023 EventsDates
Release of CUET 2023 Application FormFebruary 2023
Last day for submission of CUET 2023 Application Form4th week of March 2023
Last date for online application fee payment4th week of March 2023
Form Correction Window1st week of April 2023
Release of CUET Admit Card3rd week of April 2023
CUET 2023 Exam Date

May 21 – 31, 2023

Reserved date: June 1 –7, 2023

Release of Provisional CUET Answer Key3rd week of June 2023
Last date for raising objection against CUET Answer Key1st week of July 2023
CUET 2023 Result4th week of July 2023

CUET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

CUET 2023 Eligibility Criteria are mentioned below:
  • No age limit exists for CUET 2023.
  • Candidates who passed the class 12th/equivalent examination are eligible to appear for CUET UG 2023.
  • Candidates who are going to complete the 12th/equivalent examination in 2023 are eligible to appear for CUET UG 2023.
  • Candidates must satisfy any age requirements of the university(es) to which they apply for admission.
Specific points that candidates should remember while applying to various universities:
  1. For admission through CUET 2023, the respective university’s policies on quota, category, relaxation, reservations, qualification, subject combinations, and preferences are applicable.
  2. Candidates should check the university’s website before applying because each university’s admission criteria may differ.
  3. Applicants should check the university’s eligibility requirements before applying.
  4. Even if a candidate passes the Entrance Test or meets the minimum score requirement, that does not guarantee admission to the Program at the University to which he or she has applied

Important Notice

CUET UG/PG Syllabus
CUET Previous Year Cutoff
CUET UG Question Paper
CUET 2023 Notification
CUET UG/PG Admit Card
UG/PG Results
CUET Brochure 2023 Download
CUET Application Guide Download
CUET PG Question Paper

CUET 2023 Exam Pattern

Exams for CUET 2023 are going to be conducted via Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. The question paper comprises of three sections with MCQ-type questions. CUET UG 2023 Exam Pattern is discussed below:

The demarcation of the three sections is as follows:

Section IA: 13 Languages (As a Medium and a “Language”)

Section IB: 20 Languages

Section II: 27 Domain-Specific Topic

Section III: General Test

At the time of application, a student can select any combination of language, domain-specific subjects, and general tests that is necessary for admission to the desired university’s program of study. All tests (except the “Language” test) are offered in Tamil, Telugu, Assamese, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, English, Odiya, Punjabi, and Urdu. To meet the requirements of the university of choice, applicants must choose one of the languages listed as the paper’s medium of instruction.

CUET 2023 Syllabus

CUET UG 2023 Syllabus for different sections of the question paper varies depending on the language and the domain subject opted for by the examinee. The detailed subject-wise syllabus is available at the official CUET 2023 website- cuet.samarth.ac.in.
The syllabus for domain-specific subjects will be declared by the NTA along with the official notification of CUET 2023 in due time. However, the syllabus seldom changes from one year to the next. Thus, students can refer to CUET 2022 subject-wise syllabus to jump-start their CUET 2023 preparation. Its pdf file can be downloaded from the official CUET NTA website. The syllabus is available in both English and Hindi.

CUET 2023 Preparation Strategy

Students have ample amount of time to revise their basics, brush up on their class 12th syllabus, be diligent and consistent in their preparation, and last but not least follow these small tips and tricks to ace CUET 2023 exam.

  1. Analyze the previous years’ question papers, understand the question pattern, and get an in-depth knowledge of the syllabus of the entrance exam.
  2. Make a study schedule. Divide the syllabus into smaller sections and brush up on the basics of every topic.
  3. The next step is to gain in-depth knowledge on each topic and devote additional time to topics that are difficult to grasp in a single sitting.
  4. After completing the syllabus, thoroughly revise each topic. Try solving several questions to improve your understanding.
  5. Finally, solve all the previous years’ question papers, mock tests, and revision tests that you can get your hands on.
  6. Don’t stress. Study to the best of your ability and perform admirably in the exam.

CUET 2023 Cut-Off

CUET UG 2023 Cut Off is going to depend upon the overall performance of the students all over the country. Candidates can get an idea about the overall cut-off by following the previous years’ cut-off trends. Since the counseling for CUET 2022 is still ongoing, the final cut-off is yet to be declared by the various participating universities. The minimum overall expected cut-off for CUET UG 2023 is discussed below.

CategoryExpected CUET 2023 Cut Off for B.Sc. and B.A. CoursesExpected CUET 2023 Cut Off for B.Tech. Courses
General/Unreserved (UR)65%75%
EWS (Economically Weaker Section) and OBC (Other Backward Class)60%65%
SC (Scheduled Caste)/ ST (Scheduled Tribes)50%55%
PwD (Person With Disability)45%50%

Important Notice

CUET UG/PG Syllabus
CUET Previous Year Cutoff
CUET UG Question Paper
CUET 2023 Notification
CUET UG/PG Admit Card
UG/PG Results
CUET Brochure 2023 Download
CUET Application Guide Download
CUET PG Question Paper

Subjects Covered Under CUET 2023

The list of languages and domain-specific subjects offered under CUET UG 2023.

SectionName
Section IA: Languages (13 Languages)English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil,Telugu, Urdu
Section IB: Languages (20 Languages)Arabic, Bodo, Chinese, Dogri, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Manipuri, Nepali, Persian, Russian, Santhali, Sindhi, Spanish, Tibetan, Sanskrit
Section II: Domain (27 Domain-Specific Subjects)Accountancy/Book Keeping, Agriculture, Anthropology, Biology/Biological Studies/Biotechnology/Biochemistry, Business Studies, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Computer Science/Informatics Practices, Economics/Business Economics, Engineering Graphics, Entrepreneurship, Fine Arts/Visual Arts(Sculpture/Painting)/ Commercial Art, Geography/ Geology, History, Home Science, Knowledge Tradition-Practices India, Legal Studies, Mass Media/Mass Communication, Mathematics, Performing Arts- (i) Dance (Kathak/ Bharatnatyam/ Kathakkali/ Oddissi/ Kuchipudi/ Manipuri) (ii) Drama-Theatre (iii) /Music General (Hindustani/ Carnatic/ Rabindra Sangeet/ Percussion/ Non-Percussion), Physical Education/National Cadet Corps(NCC)/ Yoga, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, Teaching Aptitude
Section III: General TestFor Vocational/Open Eligibility/Cross Stream/Any other as applicable

Students who pass CUET 2023 exam will be able to enroll in a variety of UG programs at numerous central, state, and private universities.

Name of CourseNumber of Courses across Universities
UG and Integrated Courses47
B.Ed., PG, M.Ed., Integrated M.Sc. B. Ed. & PG Diploma Programs226
MPhil/Ph.D. Programs136

Check List of various UG courses in Central Universities based on CUET scores

CUET 2023 Application Form

Detailed information regarding CUET 2023 application form is going to be released by the NTA by the beginning of the year 2023. Students must keep certain points in mind while filling up the application form.
  1. CUET 2023 application form is going to be available online between April and May 2023 at cuet.samarth.ac.in
  2. The candidates must review the eligibility criteria of CUET UG 2023 before submitting the application form.
  3. Candidates must ensure accurate information and credentials are shared in the application form. Properly scanned documents must also be uploaded to support the data provided.
  4. The authorities are also going to also offer a correction window to the candidates, but only for certain fields and for a limited time.
  5. Applicants must retain a copy of the application form for future reference.

CUET 2023 Exam Centers

The NTA is going to host CUET 2023 in numerous cities across the country and beyond its borders. Examinees can choose four CUET 2023 Exam Centers cities from a list when filling out the application. Exam locations will be assigned to applicants based on the preferences they provide in their online application. Yet, for practical and bureaucratic reasons, another center may be allotted.
  • A candidate can only choose a center city in his or her home state or current resident state.
  • If there are insufficient candidates registered in a given city, the NTA may combine multiple cities into a single candidate pool. The NTA’s decision about city/center allocation will be absolute and final.
  • The list of centers where CUET 2022 was conducted is available in appendix III of the information brochure. The NTA might add new cities depending on the demands of the student, or it might choose to remove a center while conducting CUET 2023.

Important Notice

CUET UG/PG Syllabus
CUET Previous Year Cutoff
CUET UG Question Paper
CUET 2023 Notification
CUET UG/PG Admit Card
UG/PG Results
CUET Brochure 2023 Download
CUET Application Guide Download
CUET PG Question Paper

CUET 2023 Admit Card

A few points that the candidate should remember regarding the admit card.
  1. The admit card can be downloaded from CUET 2023 official website- cuet.samarth.ac.in
  2. The candidate have to take the examination at the designated center on the date and time specified on his/her e-Admit Card.
  3. No candidate is permitted to appear at the examination center on a day or shift/time other than those printed on his or her admit card.
  4. If a candidate is unable to download his or her admit card from the internet, he or she should contact the NTA. The helpline details for CUET 2023 will be released by the NTA along with the official exam notification in due course of time.
  5. Candidates are encouraged to read the instructions on the admit card carefully and adhere to them rigorously throughout the examination.

CUET 2023 Result

CUET 2023 Results are likely to be displayed by the last week of June 2023. Students are going to be able to download their scorecards from the official CUET NTA website. The scorecard relays the following information to the individual candidate:
  • his/her marks obtained
  • Qualifying status
  • All-India rank (AIR)

CUET 2023 Counseling

CUET 2023 Counselling is not centralized. Students need to remember the following points regarding CUET 2023 counselling:
  • Every participating university holds its own counseling round.
  • Candidates who pass CUET UG 2023 exam and are named on the merit list are eligible to apply for admission to the university of their choice.
  • A university may hold multiple counseling rounds depending on the availability of seats.
  • Counseling will start only after NTA officially declares the exam results.

CUET 2023 Participating Universities

Numerous Central, State, and Private universities accept admission into their UG programs based on CUET scores. The various universities participating in CUET UG 2023 are as follows:

Central Universities44
State Universities12
Deemed Universities13
Private Universities21

However, the number of participating universities is subject to change depending upon the release of official notification of CUET 2023. Some of the famous central universities and the courses offered under them based on CUET 2023 are:

University NameUG Courses
University of DelhiB.A. (Hons.), B.Voc., B.Tech., B.Com. (Hons.), B.Com., B.El.Ed., B.Sc.(Hons.), B.Sc., B.Sc. (Prog.), and BBE
Banaras Hindu UniversityB.A. (Hons.), B.Voc., B.Tech., B.Com. (Hons.), BFA, BBA, B.A.-LL.B, and B.Sc.(Hons.)
Jamia Milia IslamiaB.A. (Hons), B.Sc. (Hons.), and B.Voc.
University of HyderabadIntegrated B.A.- M.A., B.Sc.- M.Sc., and B.Optom. – M.Optom.
Central University of HaryanaB.Tech., B.Sc. (Hons.), and B.Voc.

CUET UG/PG result 2023

CUET UG/PG Question Paper

CUET Previous Year Cutoff 2023

CUET Syllabus 2023

CUET Previous Year Paper

CUET Application 2023

CUET Brochure 2023

Admission Open 2023

CUET Admit Card 2023

CUET Notification 2023