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CUET 2024: Exam Date (Out), Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus

Apr 3, 2024 1.7K Reads

CUET UG 2024 notification will be out in February 2024. The tentative examination dates for CUET UG 2024 are expected from 15th May to 31st May 2024. The examination is conducted to offer admission in undergraduate courses to the top central, state, and private, deemed universities. CUET PG 2024 is expected to be conducted soon from 11th March 2024 to 28th March 2024. CUET PG is a national-level entrance examination conducted by NTA to offer admission to students to postgraduate courses in the participating universities and institutions. 

CUET UG 2024 registration starts, submit your application before 5th April 2024 to avoid last-minute hassle! Click Here to know more!

CUET Exam Alternative

CUET, Central Universities Entrance Examination is conducted by NTA and is a standardised entrance examination to offer admission to students in Central, State, private, deemed universities in Undergraduate and postgraduate courses. However, there are certain factors that students need to keep in mind before applying for the CUET examination. Let’s check the eligibility criteria, syllabus of the examination, pattern and changes in the CUET examination, the centre of the examination, list of participating institutes in UG and PG examinations, and essential steps to fill out the application form, and some tips and tricks to crack entrance examination in last few months.

CUET UG 2024

The notification will be out soon in February 2024 and tentative dates for examination are expected to be from 15th May 2024 to 31st May 2024. More than 11 lakh students appeared in the CUET 2023 examination and this number is expected to rise. This will impact the competition level. Hence preparing for the examination beforehand is quite essential. CUET UG examination can help you get admission to the top central, state, private and other deemed universities. Some of the participating institutes are Jawaharlal Nehru University, Aligarh Muslim University, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, University of Delhi, Jamia Millia Islamia, and many more. 

Here we have given you the whole summarised guide that can help you understand the CUET UG Examination better. Various undergraduate courses can be pursued by these institutes and universities in the study fields like science, economics, political science, mathematics, literature, arts and humanities and many more. 

Before 2022, all the universities had their own entrance examinations and admission eligibility criteria. But after this, in 2022 NTA published the notice that all the candidates have to appear in the CUET UG Examination irrespective of the board they are from or the state they belong to. The candidates now appear for the CUET UG examination to pursue their undergraduate courses from the top universities and institutes.

Latest Updates of CUET UG 2024

CUET UG 2024

Important Dates

Application form

February 2024

Last Date of Application Submission

March 2024

Correction Window 

April 2024

Admit Card 

1st Week of May 2024

Examination Date

15th May 2024- 31st May 2024

Answer Key release

June 2024


July 2024

Counselling Dates

July 2024

Syllabus of CUET UG 2024

The syllabus of the examination is as same as the syllabus of class 12th for the domain subject.

The syllabus for the language subject is mentioned here-

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Factual literary & narrative aptitude

The syllabus of the general aptitude tests is mentioned here-

  • Current Affairs
  • General Sciences 
  • Numerical Ability
  • Algebra, Geometry & Arithmetic 
  • Logical & Analytical Reasoning

Note that the questions in each section carry different marks.

Subjects in CUET UG 2024

You can pursue graduation in various fields from a top university or institute. The syllabus for these subjects will be as same as the syllabus of class 12th board. Students can appear for any of these subjects mentioned here.


Engineering Graphics

Political Science 

Environmental Studies



Legal studies


Business Studies



Physical Education


Computer Sciences

Home Science

Knowledge Tradition and Practices of India



Additional Subjects of CUET UG 2024

Physical Education


Fine Arts

Knowledge & Tradition

Mass Media

Teaching Aptitude 


Engineering Graphics


CUET UG 2024 Examination Pattern

The examination is divided into three sections, each carrying questions. CUET 2024 UG Examination will have the following three sections-


Sections in the CUET exam

Section Topic


Time Allotted 

Number of Questions to Attempt 

Total Marks


Section IA


-Reading Comprehension


-Factual literary & narrative aptitude

45 Minutes 

40/50 Questions

200 Marks

Section IB


Section II

Domain-Specific Test

Same as the board Syllabus

60 Minutes 

40/50 Questions

200 Marks


Section III

General Aptitude Test

-Current Affairs

-General Sciences 

-Numerical Ability

-Algebra, Geometry & Arithmetic 

-Logical & Analytical Reasoning


60 Minutes

50/60 Questions

280 Marks

Note- Mentioned above is the examination pattern of CUET 2023. The pattern for CUET UG 2024 may vary. For more information, You can visit the NTA official website.

CUET UG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

If you are looking to get admission to a top central and state university, you can apply for the CUET UG examination to pursue the undergraduate course in your choice of field. But before applying for the CUET UG 2024 Entrance Examination, check the essential eligibility criteria to apply for the CUET UG 2024-

  • Candidates applying must have passed in higher secondary level, with over 50% marks in the qualifying degree.
  • Students appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible.
  • There is no age restriction, you can appear for the examination as many times as you want to.

CUET UG 2024 Application Form

There are various bachelor courses that students want to enrol in. But before applying for the CUET UG 2024 entrance examination, make sure to check all the eligibility criteria. Follow these steps to apply for the CUET UG 2024 application form.

  • Visit the official website of the NTA and check the official release notice. Read all the guidelines before applying.
  • Register with the details like phone number, email address, and other information required for two-step verification.
  • Now after two-step verification, log in with the credentials and other details.
  • Select the domain subjects as per the eligibility and interest.
  • Upload all the required documents like photographs, signatures, and other academic documents.
  • Check all the details filled in and make the fee payment in online mode.
  • For future reference, take the fee receipt and application form print.

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MCA Online

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MCom Online

BCom Online

MA Online

BA Online

MSc Online

BSc Online

MTech Online

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CUET UG 2024- Documents Required 

There are certain documents required for applying to the CUET UG Examination. We have given the list of the same.

  • Scanned Copy of the candidate’s Photograph
  • Scanned Copy of the Candidate’s signature
  • Class 10th Marksheet 
  • Class 12th Marksheet
  • Caste certificate(If essential)
  • Income Certificate

CUET UG 2024 Participating institutes

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Central University Of Haryana

Mahatma Gandhi Central University

Banaras Hindu University

Nagaland University

Central Sanskrit University

Rajiv Gandhi University

Central University Of Karnataka

The English And Foreign Languages University

Central University Of Gujarat

University Of Hyderabad

Central University Of Kashmir

Bhattadev University

Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya

Pondicherry University

Manipur University

Maulana Azad National Urdu University

Central University Of Kerala

North-Eastern Hill University

Tezpur University

Sikkim University

Barkatullah University

University Of Allahabad

Aligarh Muslim University





Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri National Sanskrit University

Central University Of Himachal Pradesh

Tripura University

Central University Of Odisha

Visva-Bharati University

Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University

Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya

Central University Of Tamil Nadu

University Of Delhi

Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya

Central University Of Rajasthan

Central University Of Jharkhand

Indira Gandhi National Tribal University

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

Central University Of Jammu

Central University Of South Bihar

Central Tribal University Of Andhra Pradesh

Jamia Millia Islamia

CUET PG 2024

CUET PG Examination notification is soon to be conducted by the NTA for the session 2024-25. The tentative dates for the examination are most likely to be conducted between 11th March to 28th March 2024. This examination is conducted for students looking to pursue postgraduate courses from India’s top Central and State universities. The application form will be released by the first week of January 2024. They can pursue master's courses like M.Sc, MBA, MA M.Tech from top institutes. CUET PG 2024 is a national-level entrance level entrance examination, a standardised test to offer admission to students in postgraduate courses. CUET PG examination will be of 2 hours duration and students can opt for any of the examination centres in India and 24 centres in abroad. Let's see some of the latest information about the examination.

 CUET PG 2024 Key Highlights

Here we have given some essential highlights-

Important Parameters 



CUET PG 2024

Full Name

Common University Entrance Test 2024- Postgraduate 

Conducting Body

National Testing Agency

Examination Level

Undergraduate level

Frequency of Examination

Once in a year

Mode of Examination

CBT mode

Examination in Languages

English & Hindi Languages 

Examination Centres

313 Cities + 24(Abroad Centres)

Institutes accepting CUET

197+ institutes

CUET PG 2024 Syllabus

The syllabus for the subject opted is the same as the syllabus in the graduation. Choose the subjects of your undergraduate level. The NTA will also release a concise syllabus soon. But till then, students can start preparing the syllabus at the undergraduate level as the CUET PG syllabus will be nearly similar to this.

CUET PG 2024- Latest Updates 

CUET PG 2024

Tentative Dates

CUET PG 2024 Application form release 

January 2024

Last Date of Submit the CUET 2024

February 2024

Correction Window Opening

February 2024

CUET UG Admit Card 

1st Week of March 2024


11th March 2024- 28th March 2024

Answer Key 

April 2024

CUET UG 2024 Result 

Jul 2024

CUET PG 2024 Subjects

CUET PG is conducted for various subject fields like science, and technology, social science, humanities, education, physical education, geography, business, mathematics and many more. All the domain subjects are the same as that of undergraduates. Part A of the examination varies depending upon the subject opted. For more information, you can also check the NTA notification. 

Agri-Business Management

B.Ed, B.Ed.-M.Ed. Integrated and others

B.Ed. Humanities and Social Sciences

Physical Education

B.Ed. Science

Disaster Studies

B.Ed. Languages

General MBA 

B.Ed. Mathematics

Commerce, Business Finance, Accounting & Taxation, Economic Administration and Financial Management

MA Education

Applied Geography, Geoinformatics and Geographic Information Systems

Economics, Financial Economics, Business Economics, Rural Economics 

Healthcare & Hospital Management


General MBA 

Sections in CUET PG 2024 Examination

CUET PG 2024 is a national-level entrance examination conducted throughout India in various cities and centres. The pattern of the UG examination is different from the PG examination. We have given the sections in the CUET PG 2024 Examination and the topics included in it. 



Part A

Language Comprehension, verbal Ability, Quantitative aptitude, General Awareness

Part B

Domain Subject

Note- Part A of the examination may vary depending on the subject opted.

CUET PG Examination- Total Marks and Marking Scheme

CUET PG is different from the UG examination. It is a two-hour paper that consists of 400 marks and all the questions given are in Multiple choice mode.  The paper will have 100 questions overall. The candidate will get +4 marks for each correct answer and -1 for each wrong answer.  Look at the table given below for a better understanding.



Types of Questions


Total Number of Questions 

100 Questions


2 hours

Maximum Marks

400 Marks 

Marks for wrong questions


Marks for wrong questions


Marks for Unattempted question


Note- Mentioned above is the Marking Scheme of CUET 2024. This may vary for CUET PG 2024. For more information, You can visit the NTA official website.

CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The examination is highly competitive as many students from all around the country apply for this examination. There are certain eligibility criteria before applying for the CUET PG 2024.

  • The candidates who have an undergraduate degree or appear in the final year of graduation are eligible to apply for the CUET PG 2024 examination.
  • The marks in the qualifying degree should be as per the university norms.
  • Universities are open to setting up some other eligibility criteria if required.

CUET PG 2024 Application form

If you are also looking to enrol in one of the top universities or institutes, you can apply for the paper. But before applying make sure to check all the eligibility criteria. We have given step by step process to apply for CUET PG 2024. The application form will soon be released for the students.

  • Visit the official website of the National Testing Agency and open the notification of CUET PG 2024 released on the website.
  • Complete the application form with the credentials like name, mobile number, and email address.
  • Login after two-step verification with the name and password. 
  • Upload all the important documents of educational qualifications, caste certificates(if required), photograph of the candidate and the signature.
  • Make fee payment on the website of NTA for CUET PG 2024.
  • Take the print of the fee receipt and application form for future reference.

CUET PG- Documents Required 

  • Scanned copy of the Candidate’s photograph
  • Scanned Copy of the Candidate’s Signature.
  • Class 12th mark sheet
  • Class 10th Marksheet
  • Graduation Degree
  • Caste Certificate(If required)
  • Income Certificate

CUET PG 2024 Participating institutes

There are multiple universities and institutes that are central, and state, participate in the admission process of the CUET PG. Also, these universities are free to give certain eligibility criteria for the students.

Banaras Hindu University

Shoolini University Online

Central University of Haryana

Central University of South Bihar

Central University of Jharkhand

Central University of Jammu

Central University of Odisha

Central University of Kerala

Central University of Tamil Nadu

Central University of Rajasthan

Central Sanskrit University, Delhi

Mahatma Gandhi Central University, Bihar

Tripura University

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University, New Delhi

Delhi Technological University

Rajiv Gandhi University (A.P)

Devi Ahilya Vishvavidyalaya, Indore

Manipur University

Mody University, Rajasthan

Graphic Era University, Dehradun

Gandhigram Rural Institute

Visva-Bharati University

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

Central Tribal University of Andhra Pradesh, Vizianagaram

Central University of Andhra Pradesh

Central University of Gujarat

Central University of Himachal Pradesh

Central University of Karnataka

Central University of Kashmir

Central University of Punjab

Central University of Punjab

Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak

Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Manipur Centre

National Sanskrit University, Tirupati

Central University of Hyderabad

Assam University

Mizoram University Online

University of Delhi

Jamia Millia Islamia Online

Devi Ahilya Vishvavidyalaya, Indore

Galgotias University, U.P.

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Shobhit Institute of Engineering and Technology

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (PG Satellite Centre, Amethi)

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FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

CUET Examination is an All India level examination that is conducted for undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Students can get admission to top-level central and state universities through the CUET UG & CUET PG Examination.

Yes, CUET UG & CUET PG Examination will be conducted in 2024 by the NTA. The official notice will be released soon. 

You can apply directly on the website of NTA after the release of the official notification. Also, you can get more information on the NTA website.

Yes, a dropper can appear for CUET 2024. There is no specific mentioned number of attempts. Students can appear for the examination as many times as they want.

If you are preparing for the examination, you can follow these tips-

  • Check the syllabus carefully
  • Revise the syllabus of class 12th
  • Regular practice is essential for section 3
  • Do time management and devote equal time to all sections
  • Make short notes for quick revision.

CUET PG 2024 Examination, a national-level examination conducted to offer admission to the students in Postgraduate courses.

CUET PG 2024 Examination is conducted from 11th March to 28th March 2024. But these dates are tentative and final dates will be released soon with the official notification.

No, you can get admission to the University of Delhi without the CUET UG Examination. There are distance programs that are offered by the University of Delhi that do not require any CUET UG Examination.

No, the CUET PG Examination is conducted once a year.

No, CUET PG is not tough. With correct guidance and direction of preparation, you can prepare for the exams and clear CUET in one attempt.

To apply for CUET PG 2024, you have to meet the following eligibility criteria.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant study field or equivalent from a recognised university.
  • Minimum marks as required by the university 

Yes, you can apply for the CUET PG 2024, after the drop. However, candidates must meet other eligibility criteria as set by the NTA.

CUET UG Section 3 has general questions based on mathematical questions, reasoning and other general knowledge questions. You can prepare the general knowledge part from the following books-

  • NCERTs of Social science and science from class 6th to class 8th.
  • Reading of the Selective Topics from Lucent’s Publication. 

Do not study from multiple books. Make sure to study one book multiple times and supplement it with mock test practice. Here we have suggested some books that can help you fetch good marks. Also, note that these books are just suggested and you can choose different books.


Book Lists

Section 1- Language

English Grammar and Composition by Arihant + Daily mock practice

Section 2- Domain Subjects 

NCERT Books of selected subject + class 12th notes

Section 3- General Test

How to crack test of Arithmetic- Arihant publication+ Mock test practice

No, you can prepare for the CUET UG Examination even without any coaching. Most of the students take the examination based on their self-preparation. Students can make a strategy and study at home.

You can prepare for the examination in one attempt by focusing on all the important topics and mainly on the domain subjects.

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