CUET Syllabus 2024: As CUET 2024 is around the corner and students must have begun with their preparation for the entrance test. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has specified the CUET syllabus for the candidates who are going to appear for the Central University Entrance Test. Earlier, It is known as Central University Common Entrance Test (CUCET). Most probably CUET UG 2024 is going to be held between 15th to 30th May 2024, therefore the students must buckle up and start their preparation for the exam without wasting a single minute. The CUET syllabus 2024 will be helpful for the students to have a clear vision of the subjects and units to be prepared for the entrance exam. A proper understanding and familiarity with the syllabus would be of great help to plan a preparation strategy. 

CUET Syllabus 2024 and Exam Pattern

NTA will also conduct CUET Exam in 13 languages including Eglish, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, and Punjabi. This year the NTA has decided to conduct the Central Universities Entrance Test (CUET) in an online mode (Computer Based Test). Earlier, the exam was conducted in offline mode. Before beginning, let's have an overview of the CUET Exam and the marking scheme which has been discussed in the below table. 

CUET UG Syllabus 2024

CUET UG Syllabus 2024- Overview
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Full-FormCentral University Entrance Test (CUET)
Exam NameCUET 2024
CUET Exam Date 202415th to 30th May 2024
Medium13 languages
Test PatternObjective type with Multiple Choice Questions
Number of Sections4 sections
Marking Scheme1 mark for the correct answer

CUET PG Syllabus 2024

CUET PG Syllabus 2024- Overview
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Full-FormCentral University Entrance Test (CUET)
Exam NameCUET PG 2024
CUET PG 2024 Exam Date11th to 28th March 2024
MediumEnglish & Hindi
Test PatternObjective type with Multiple Choice Questions
No. of Questions100
Time Duration2 hours (120 minutes)
Marking Scheme4 marks for each correct answer
Negative Marking1 mark for incorrect answer
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CUET 2024 UG Exam Pattern 

The CUET 2024 exam has been divided into four sections as per the revised CUET Exam Pattern 2024

➢ Section IA – 13 Languages 

➢ Section IB – 20 Languages 

➢ Section II – 27 Domain-specific Subjects 

➢ Section III – General Test

CUET UG Exam Pattern 2024
SectionsSubjects/ TestsNo. of QuestionsTo be AttemptedDuration
Section IA13 Languages 504045 minutes for each language
Section IB19 Languages 
Section II27 Domain-specific Subjects 45/5035/4045 minutes for each subject
Section IIIGeneral Test605060 minutes

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CUET UG Syllabus 2024

CUET Syllabus 2024 PDF has been provided by officials on and the candidates can directly download CUET Syllabus PDFs for UG & PG Courses from the links provided in the article. One of the most important things to help you with your CUET Exam Preparation is to thoroughly understand the CUET Syllabus 2024 which has been discussed separately for each subject and section below. 

CUET UG Syllabus 2024- Part A

The Part A of the CUET 2024 Exam consists of questions from sections- English, Numerical Aptitude, Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude and General Knowledge

CUET UG Syllabus for Language Test

The students' fluency in the language is to be tested through questions asked in Reading Comprehension (based on different types of passages–Factual, Literary and Narrative [Literary Aptitude & Vocabulary].

CUET UG Syllabus for Domain Subject

As per the NCERT model syllabus as applicable to Class XII only for the subject students choose while filling their CUET 2024 Application Form. 

CUET UG Syllabus for General Test

The General Awareness section includes static General Knowledge, while questions on Current Affairs will gauge a candidate’s knowledge of national & international current affairs. Let's have a look at the General Awareness and Current Affairs topics for CUET 2024 exam.

  1. General Knowledge
  2. Current Affairs
  3. General Mental Ability
  4. Numerical Ability
  5. Quantitative Reasoning (Simple application of basic mathematical concepts arithmetic/algebra geometry/mensuration/stat taught till Grade 8)
  6. Logical and Analytical Reasoning

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CUET UG Syllabus 2024- Domain Subjects

CUET UG Syllabus for Chemistry

The topics related to Chemistry covered in CUET Syllabus 2024 are discussed below:

  1. Atomic Structure
  2. Chemical Bonding
  3. Redox Reactions
  4. Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics
  5. Acid-Base Concepts
  6. Electrochemistry
  7. Catalysis
  8. Colloids,
  9. Colligative Properties of Solution
  10. Periodic Table
  11. Preparation and Properties
  12. Thermochemistry
  13. General Organic Chemistry
  14. Reaction intermediates
  15. Isomerism
  16. Polymers
  17. Carbohydrates
  18. Preparation and Properties
  19. Solid State
  20. Petroleum

CUET UG Syllabus for Physics

The topics related to Physics covered in CUET Syllabus 2024 are provided below:

  1. Measurement
  2. Motion in one dimension
  3. Laws of Motion
  4. Motion in two dimensions
  5. Work, Power and Energy
  6. Linear Momentum & collisions
  7. Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis
  8. Gravitation
  9. Oscillatory motion
  10. Mechanics of solids and fluids
  11. Heat and thermodynamics
  12. Wave
  13. Electrostatics
  14. Current Electricity
  15. Magnetic Effect of Current
  16. Matter
  17. Electromagnetic induction
  18. Ray Optics and optical instruments
  19. Wave Optics
  20. Modern Physics

CUET UG Syllabus for Mathematics

The topics related to Maths covered in CUET Syllabus 2024 are given below:

  1. Algebra
  2. Probability
  3. Trigonometry
  4. Coordinate Geometry
  5. Calculus
  6. Vectors
  7. Dynamics and Statics

CUET UG Syllabus for Zoology

The topics related to Zoology covered in CUET Syllabus 2024 are given below:

  1. Origin of Life
  2. Organic Evolution
  3. Mechanism of Organic Evolution
  4. Human Genetics and Eugenics
  5. Applied Biology
  6. Mammalian Anatomy (Eg. Rabbit)
  7. Animal Physiology
  8. Comparison between Periplaneta and Blatta

CUET UG Syllabus for Botany

The topics related to Botany covered in CUET Syllabus 2024 are given below:

  1. Plant Cell
  2. Protoplasm
  3. Ecology
  4. Ecosystem
  5. Genetics
  6. Seeds in angiosperms plants
  7. Fruits
  8. Cell differentiation Plant Tissue
  9. Anatomy of Root, stem and leaf
  10. Important phylums
  11. Soil
  12. Photosynthesis

CUET UG Syllabus 2024 PDF

NTA has uploaded the subject-wise CUET UG Syllabus on its official website and the students preparing for the exam can download the same from the below links.  

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CUET PG Exam Pattern 2024

  1. The question paper of CUET PG 2024 consists of 100 Multiple Choice Questions.
  2. Candidates will get 2 hours (120 minutes) to solve the CUET 2024 question paper.
  3. The candidates will be awarded 4 marks for each right answer and 1 will be deducted for the wrong answer.
  4. No marks will be awarded or deducted for unanswered/blank questions.
  5. Code-wise CUET PG 2024 Exam Pattern has been discussed below.
CUET PG Exam Pattern 2024
Paper CodesQuestion Pattern

Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Language Comprehension/Verbal Ability 

Part B: 75 Domain Knowledge Questions comprising of Teaching Aptitude, Social Sciences, Mathematics & Science)

PGQP02 to PGQP07 
PGQP09 to PGQP37 
PGQP41 to PGQP59 
PGQP61 to PGQ73 
PGQP75 to PGQ77

Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Language Comprehension/Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative ability and Analytical Skills. 

Part B: 75 Domain Knowledge Questions


Part A : 25 Questions (Language Comprehension/Verbal Ability, General Knowledge, and Mathematical/Quantitative ability ) 

Part B: 75 Questions Domain knowledge e.g. Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering etc.


Part A: 25 Questions (General Knowledge/Awareness, Mathematical Ability and Logical Reasoning) 

Part B: 75 Questions of the specific language.

PG-QP-01 to 37, 39 and 41 to 58

PART-A: 25 Questions (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability)

PART-B: 75 Questions (Respective Subject)

PG-QP-38100 Questions (Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, Mathematical/ Quantitative ability, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning)
PG-QP-40100 Questions (Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, General Knowledge/ Awareness, Computer Basics and Logical Reasoning)

CUET PG Syllabus 2024

Candidates should know that the CUET Syllabus 2024 is different for every postgraduate programme. The complete CUET PG syllabus for each code has been provided in the PDF, which can be downloaded directly from the below link. 

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CUET Syllabus 2024: FAQs

Ans. No, CUET Syllabus 2024 is different for UG & PG Courses, check the complete article for detailed subject wise CUET Syllabus and exam pattern.

Ans. Yes, as mentioned in the notification, NTA has changed the CUET 2024 Exam Pattern for UG Courses

Ans. CUET is Computer based Test to conducted in online mode only.

Ans. The duration for each section of CUET 2024 Exam has been discussed in the article.

Ans. CUET 2024 Syllabus covers English, Verbal Ability, Maths. Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation, General Knowledge, Computer Basics and Logical Reasoning.

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