CUCET is an entrance exam, which is conducted by Central University (CU). It is a university-level examination, which takes place online and is mandatory if you want to get admission to various UG & PG engineering or management courses offered by Central Universities. Central Universities also offer scholarships for these undergraduate and postgraduate courses. CUCET entrance exam is your gateway ticket in case you want admission to these prestigious colleges.
CUCET Entrance Exam 2022 Exam Highlights
Type of Questions
Sections and Number of Questions
Part A: 25 questions Part B: 75 questions Some Integrated Papers: 100 questions
Integrated/ undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research Programs
CUCET Entrance Exam 2022 is likely to be conducted in June 2022. Students who have completed their 12th or are pursuing an undergraduate degree are eligible to appear for the CUCET exam and can fill CUCET 2022 Application form by the 3rd week of March 2022 (Tentatively). You can visit their official website for more details and information, as the eligibility criteria for UG & PG programs are different.
The questions paper for the CUCET entrance examination 2022 will be divided into two sections, out of which Part A consists of 25 MCQ questions and Part B comes with 75 MCQ-type questions. So, there will be a total of 100 questions. The candidates will be rewarded with 1 mark for each correct answer and 0.25 will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
The syllabus of CUCET 2022 varies from course to course. Some important subjects in CUCET 2022 are Reasoning, English, Analytical Skills, General Aptitude, Data Interpretation, Numerical Aptitude, General Knowledge, and some topics are also included streamwise. For UG students need to cover, Physics, Chemistry, and Maths.
The cut-off for CUCET 2022 will be shared by participating colleges separately. It will vary from course to course and categories. A merit list will also be prepared on the basis of marks scored by candidates in CUCET 2022.
Candidates will be able to download their CUCET admit card in the second week of May (Tentatively).
CUCET 2022 Entrance Exam Dates (Tentative)
Dates for UG and PG
CUCET Application form
3rd week of March 2022
CUCET Application form ends
2nd week of April 2022
Last date for payment of fee online
4th week of April 2022
Release of Admit card
2nd week of May 2022
CUCET 2022 Exam Dates for UG and PG
Provisional CUCET answer key 2022
Last date for Raising Objections against CUCET Answer key
1st week of June 2022
Final CUCET answer key
2nd week of June 2022
3rd week of June 2022
CUCET 2022 merit list
To be announced
Counseling of CUCET 2022
2nd week of July 2022
CUCET Exam 2022 Syllabus for Section 1 (Physics)
Motion in one dimension
Laws of Motion, Motion in two dimensions
Mechanics of solids and fluids
Magnetic Effect of Current
Work, Power, and Energy
Heat and thermodynamics
Magnetism in Matter
Linear Momentum & collisions
Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis
Ray Optics and optical instruments
Wave Optics & Modern Physics
CUCET 2022 Entrance Exam Syllabus for Section 2 (Chemistry)
General Organic Chemistry
Colligative Properties of Solution
Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics
Preparation and Properties of certain substances
CUCET 2022 Syllabus for Section 3 (Mathematics)
CUCET Syllabus for Section 4 (Biology)
Origin of Life
Human Genetics and Eugenics
Cell Differentiation Plant Tissue
Seeds in angiosperm plants
Anatomy of Root, Stem, and Leaf
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Total 14 Central and 4 state universities will be participating in CUCET 2022. Each university has its own unique eligibility criteria for the participating candidates. CUCET entrance exam offers three types of courses including Undergraduate, Research & Integrated PG courses. Students should go through the eligibility criteria for their respective courses separately.
50% in 12th
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and/or Biology
45% in 12th
55% in UG
Bachelor’s in same field Or any associated field in which the candidate wishes to take Masters