CUET (Common University Entrance Test) is a national-level entrance exam conducted every year by the National Testing Agency (NTA) to enroll students into various UG programs offered at all central universities including DU, JNU, JMI, EFLU, and the University of Allahabad. The National Testing Agency has released the complete exam schedule for the CUET 2024 Exams. The Common University Entrance Test (CUET 2024) will be conducted from 15th to 24th May 2024 in about 13 Languages in 380 cities including 26 cities outside India. Students aiming to study undergraduate programs in central universities have to appear in the CUET which is now mandatory.  

CUET 2024

This year, About 13.48 Lakh candidates have registered for the CUET UG 2024 Exam. Also, the National Testing Agency has newly launched the portal for CUET UG 2024. All the candidates preparing to appear in the CUET 2024 Exam need to register at the new portal https://cuetug.ntaonline.in/. NTA released the CUET UG 2024 Information Bulletin with the Application Form at the official website https://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/. CUET 2024 provides a single-window opportunity for students to seek admission in any of the Central Universities (CUs) across the country Central Universities Entrance Test. In this article, we are providing all the details about the CUET 2024 Exam- the CUET Full Form, Information Bulletin, Exam Dates, Selection Process, CUET Syllabus, Latest Exam Pattern, Previous Year's Question Paper, Eligibility Criteria, List of Colleges etc.

CUET UG 2024 Exam

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the CUET UG 2024 in hybrid mode (Computer-based test/ Pen & Paper mode). This year, CUET shall be a qualifying exam for admission to around 250 participating universities from across the country. Last year, 14.9 Lakhs registrations were made on the NTA CUET official website. For the year 2024, the estimated number of CUET 2024 registrations will be increased. Have a look at the glimpse of the CUET 2024 Exam Summary as tabulated below-

CUET UG 2024
Full Exam NameCommon University Entrance Test (CUET)
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Frequency of ConductOnce a year
Exam LevelUniversity Level
Courses OfferedUndergraduate
UniversitiesAround 250
Mode of ApplicationOnline
CUET UG Exam Date 202415th to 24th May 2024
Mode of ExamHybrid Mode (i.e., Computer-based Test and Pen-Paper mode)
Type of questionsMultiple-choice questions
CUET Exam Centres380 cities within India and 26 cities outside India
Official websitehttps://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/ or https://cuetug.ntaonline.in/

CUET UG 2024 Dates

The complete schedule for the CUET 2024 Exam has been released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) along with the CUET 2024 Notification. All important dates related to the CUET 2024 UG exam are given below.

CUET UG 2024 Dates
EventsCUET 2024 Dates
CUET 2024 Notification releaseFebruary 27, 2024
CUET Application Form 2024 StartsFebruary 27, 2024
CUET Registration 2024 Last dateApril 10, 2024 (up to 10:50 p.m.)
Last date of successful transaction of feeApril 10, 2024 (up to 11:50 p.m.)
Correction WindowApril 11 to April 13, 2024 (up to 11:50 p.m.)
CUET City Intimation 2024May 6, 2024
Release of CUET Admit Card 2024May 13, 2024
CUET Exam Date 202415th to 24th May 2024
CUET Answer Key 2024June 2024

CUET UG Admit Card 2024

The National Testing Agency has released the CUET Admit Card 2024 on May 13, 2024 in online mode. As the admit cards are released students can download them by visiting the official website of the NTA i.e., The CUET UG Admit card is an essential document for students appearing in the Common University Entrance Test for Undergraduate courses. The admit card contains vital information like the candidate's name, roll number, exam center details, and exam timing. As the admit cards are downloaded students must carefully check all the details mentioned on them, so that there is no confusion on the examination day. 

CUET UG Admit Card 2024 Out: Click to Download

CUET UG Exam City Slip 2024

The National Testing Agency has issued the CUET UG 2024 City Intimation slip on May 6, 2024. Candidates can check and download the CUET UG 2024 city intimation slip in online mode by visiting the official website www.cuetug.ntaonline.in. Candidates are required to fill in all their essential login credentials to download the CUET UG city intimation slip 2024. On downloading the CUET 2024 City intimation slip candidates will be able to check their respective exam centers.

CUET UG Exam City Intimation Slip 2024 Out: Click to Download

CUET UG 2024 Notification

The Official CUET UG 2024 Notification is finally out by the National Testing Agency on the website https://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/. The Notification states the candidates are invited them to fill out the online application forms for the Common University Entrance Test (CUET UG 2024). As per the CUET UG 2024 Notification, the online CUET UG 2024 application portal is now closed, students can register till April 10, 2024 up to 10:50 pm. With the Notification, NTA also released the CUET UG 2024 Information Bulletin.

CUET UG 2024 Bulletin

The National Testing Agency released a detailed CUET UG 2024 Information Bulletin PDF regarding the CUET application process on the official website https://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/ along with complete exam details and the exam schedule. As the CUET UG 2024 Bulletin is released, a link to read out the complete information by NTA for the CUET UG 2024 Exam has been updated below.

CUET UG Information Bulletin 2024 PDF Out: Click to Download

CUET UG 2024 Registration

The National Testing Agency has begun the CUET 2024 registration process for the UG courses. The CUET 2024 Registration process was conducted at the official website https://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/. The Last date for CUET UG 2024 Registration extended was April 10, 2024. The candidates are advised to fill in their CUET UG 2024 application forms before the last date. The CUET application form 2024 process comprises steps including registration, application, image upload, and payment. The candidates looking forward to admission to undergraduate programs at several centrally-funded universities must submit online applications at the official website https://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/.

CUET UG 2024 Registration Fee

CUET 2024 Registration Fee can be paid by online mode through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/UPI Processing charges. Candidates have to pay the application fee online mode. GST and other taxes will be applicable as by Govt. of India/ Bank. Check the category-wise CUET 2024 Registration Fee from the below table.

CategoryCUET UG 2024 Registration Fee
Up to 3 SubjectsFor each additional subject
General (UR)Rs 1000Rs 400
OBC-NCL/EWSRs 900Rs 375
SC/ST/PwBD/Third GenderRs 800Rs 350
Centres outside IndiaRs 4500Rs 1800

Steps for CUET UG Registration 2024

The candidates have to fill out the CUET Registration Form 2024 to get registered for the Central Universities Entrance Test (CUET). Follow the below steps to fill CUET 2024 Registration Form.

Step 1 - Visit the official website of the CUET to fill out CUET Registration Form 2024 - https://exams.nta.ac.in/CUET-UG/.

Step 2 - Click on the ‘Apply Online’ tab to register for the programme.

Step 3 - After clicking, candidates will be able to see three programmes options- UG, PG, and RP. Click on the link you wish to apply for.

Step 4 - Complete the registration process by entering details like the program applied for, name, valid email ID, mobile number, date of birth, and verification code displayed on the screen.

Step 5 - Once all details are submitted, the application number and password are generated and are sent to the registered email address and mobile number.

Step 6 - Use the application number and password to log in and fill up the application form by entering the login details like personal, academic qualification, and communication address.

Step 7 - Upload scanned images of a recent passport-sized photograph and signature in the prescribed format and dimensions.

Step 8 - Select the examination centres- In order of preference, select and enter the exam centres.

Step 9 - On successful online application submission with payment of fees through an automated e-mail and SMS is sent to the registered e-mail ID and mobile number.

Documents Required for CUET UG 2024 Registration

The students appearing for the upcoming CUET 2024 Examination need the following documents to fill in the CUET Application Form 2024.

  1. Name of the Candidate
  2. Date of Birth
  3. Father’s Name
  4. Mother’s Name
  5. Mobile Number
  6. Email ID of the candidate
  7. Category certificate
  8. Scanned image of Photograph and signature.
  9. Photo identity proof such as an Aadhar card, Bank passbook, or Ration Card copy.
  10. Debit/Credit card or Internet banking details for CUET 2024 application fee payment.

CUET UG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who wish to appear for the CUET 2024 Exam can check the required eligibility criteria set by the National Testing Agency for admission to UG (undergraduate) Courses before they start filling out their application form.

  • The students who cleared the class 12th/equivalent examination or are appearing in 2024 irrespective of their age can appear in the CUET 2024 exam.
  • Candidates planning to appear in the CUET 2024 UG exam must have qualified for class 10+2 or going to sit for the 10+2 exam 2024.
  • In order to be eligible for the CUET Entrance test the candidates are required to have an Indian citizenship.
  • There is no age limit for CUET 2024 Entrance exam.

CUET Educational Qualification

The academic qualifications for CUET-based courses have been discussed below for each course. Check the CUET Academic Qualification for the course you are going to opt for.

  • Candidates who have passed the class 12 /equivalent examination or are appearing in 2024 irrespective of their age can appear in the CUET (UG) - 2024 examination. However, the candidates will be required to fulfill the age criteria (if any) of the University / Institution / Organization in which they are desirous of taking admission.
  • The student must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in class 12th for General category candidates and 45% marks for SC/ST candidates.

CUET UG 2024 Exam Pattern

NTA conducts the CUET Exam in 13 languages ( Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Gujarati, Odiya, Bengali, Assamese, Punjabi, English, Hindi, and Urdu). Check the revised CUET Exam Pattern 2024 from here.

1. CUET 2024 will be conducted in online mode this year, earlier, the exam was offline. 

2. CUET (UG) – 2024 will consist of the following 4 sections namely-

➢ Section IA – 13 Languages

➢ Section IB – 20 Languages

➢ Section II – 27 Domain-specific Subjects

➢ Section III – General Test

3. The question paper will be MCQ type only and there will be a total of 175 questions out of which 140 questions are to be attempted.

4. A Candidate can choose a maximum of any 3 languages from Section IA and Section IB together.

5. Section II consists of 27 Subjects, out of which a candidate may choose a maximum of 6 Subjects.

CUET Exam Pattern 2024
SectionsSubjects/ TestsNo. of QuestionsTo be AttemptedDuration
Section IA13 Languages504045 minutes for each language
Section IB20 Languages
Section II27 Domain-specific Subjects45/5035/4045 minutes for each subject*
Section IIIGeneral Test605060 minutes

Note: *Each test paper will last 45 minutes except for the Mathematics/Applied Mathematics, Accountancy, Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Computer Science/Informatics Practices, and General Tests, which will last 60 minutes.

CUET UG 2024 Languages

Section IA Languages (13): Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Gujarati, Odiya, Bengali, Assamese, Punjabi, English, Hindi and Urdu

Section IB Languages (20): French, Spanish, German, Nepali, Persian, Italian, Arabic, Sindhi, Kashmiri, Konkani, Bodo, Dogri, Maithili, Manipuri, Santhali, Tibetan, Japanese, Russian, Chinese, Sanskrit

CUET UG 2024 Revised Syllabus

The syllabus for the Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUET) consists of various topics from the related previous academic syllabus. The CUET Syllabus 2024 for UG courses will be from the 11th and 12th academic syllabus and for PG courses, the syllabus will be from the academic syllabus of the related undergraduate syllabus.

CUET UG/Integrated Courses Syllabus

SubjectCUET Syllabus
English Language
  1. Comprehension Passages- To test their understanding of a passage and its central theme, meanings of words used therein, etc
  2. Fundamentals of grammar- incorrect sentences, filling blanks in sentences with appropriate words,
  3. Vocabulary-  synonyms, antonyms
Numerical Ability
  1. Areas like arithmetic
  2. Number system
  3. Basics of algebra
  4. Modern maths
General Awareness and Current Affairs
  1. Static general knowledge
  2. Current Affairs (national & international current affairs)
Logical & Analytical Reasoning
  1. Syllogisms
  2. Logical sequences
  3. Analogies
  4. Series
  5. Directions
  6. Cocks & calendars
  7. Seating Arrangements
  8. Puzzles

CUET UG Syllabus 2024: Click to Download

CUET UG Colleges 2024

For the academic session 2024-25, there will be 43 CUET participating Universities and colleges. Following is the list of CUET Colleges/Universities accepting CUET 2024 Scores for UG & PG admission.

CUET Colleges
Name of the UniversityState
Aligarh Muslim UniversityUttar Pradesh
Assam UniversityAssam
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar UniversityUttar Pradesh
Banaras Hindu UniversityUttar Pradesh
Central University of Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
Central University of South BiharBihar
Central University of GujaratGujarat
Central University of HaryanaHaryana
Central University of Himachal PradeshHimachal Pradesh
Central University of JammuJammu and Kashmir
Central University of JharkhandJharkhand
Central University of KarnatakaKarnataka
Central University of KashmirJammu and Kashmir
Central University of KeralaKerala
Central University of OdishaOdisha
Central University of PunjabPunjab
Central University of RajasthanRajasthan
Central University of Tamil NaduTamil Nadu
Dr. Harisingh Gaur Vishwa VidyalayaMadhya Pradesh
Guru Ghasidas VishwavidyalayaChhattisgarh
Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal UniversityUttrakhand
Indira Gandhi National Tribal UniversityMadhya Pradesh
Jamia Millia IslamiaDelhi
Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityDelhi
Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi VishwavidyalayaMaharashtra
Manipur UniversityManipur
Maulana Azad National Urdu UniversityTelangana
Mizoram UniversityMizoram
Nagaland UniversityNagaland
North Eastern Hill UniversityMeghalaya
Pondicherry UniversityPuducherry
Rajiv Gandhi UniversityArunachal Pradesh
Sikkim UniversitySikkim
Tezpur UniversityAssam
The English and Foreign Languages UniversityTelangana
Tripura UniversityTripura
University of AllahabadUttar Pradesh
University of DelhiDelhi
University of HyderabadTelangana
Visva Bharati UniversityWest Bengal
Mahatma Gandhi Central UniversityBihar
Central Sanskrit University, DelhiDelhi
Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri National Sanskrit UniversityDelhi
National Sanskrit UniversityAndhra Pradesh

CUET Participating Colleges & Universities- Click to Check 

CUET 2024 Exam Centers

CUET 2024 will be held at more than 154 centers in various states. The candidates have to select the choice of exam centres while filling out their CUET Application Form. Below is the list of CUET Exam Centres 2024.

CUET 2024 Exam Centers
StateCity
GujaratAhmedabad
Gandhinagar
Godhra
Mehsana
Rajkot
Surat
Vadodara
Vapi
Uttar PradeshAllahabad
Lucknow
Varanasi
Agra
Gorakhpur
Meerut
Prayagraj
PunjabAmritsar
Bathinda
Chandigarh
Ludhiana
Patiala
Jalandhar
West BengalAsansol
Kolkata
Siliguri
KarnatakaBengaluru
Bidar
Davanagere
Hubli
Kalaburagi
Mangalore
Mysore
Raichur
Yadgir
Belagavi
Bellary
RajasthanAjmer
Bikaner
Jaipur
Jodhpur
Kota
Sikar
Udaipur
Jaisalmer
Barmer
BiharBegusarai
Bhagalpur
Gaya
Muzaffarpur
Patna
Purnia
Siwan
Motihari
Madhya PradeshBhopal
Indore
Jabalpur
OdishaBhubaneshwar
Brahmapur
Sambalpur
KeralaCalicut
Kalpetta
Kannur
Kasaragod
Kochi
Kottayam
Palakkad
Thiruvananthapuram
Thrissur
Tamil NaduChennai
Coimbatore
Madurai
Thiruvarur
Tiruchirappalli
UttarakhandDehradun
JharkhandDhanbad
Jamshedpur
Ranchi
AssamGuwahati
HaryanaHisar
Mahendragarh
TelanganaHyderabad
Jammu and KashmirJammu
Kargil
Kathua
Leh
Srinagar
Udhampur
MaharashtraMumbai
Nagpur
Pune
Solapur
DelhiNew Delhi
ChhattisgarhRaipur
Himachal PradeshShimla
Andhra PradeshVijayawada
Visakhapatnam

CUET UG 2024 Participating Universities

Below we have discussed all the central universities that will be participating in the CUET 2024 examination.

Name of the UniversityState
Aligarh Muslim UniversityUttar Pradesh
Assam UniversityAssam
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar UniversityUttar Pradesh
Banaras Hindu UniversityUttar Pradesh
Central University of Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
Central University of South BiharBihar
Central University of GujaratGujarat
Central University of HaryanaHaryana
Central University of the Himachal PradeshHimachal Pradesh
Central University of JammuJammu and Kashmir
Central University of JharkhandJharkhand
Central University of KarnatakaKarnataka
Central University of KashmirJammu and Kashmir
Central University of KeralaKerala
Central University of OdishaOdisha
Central University of PunjabPunjab
Central University of RajasthanRajasthan
Central University of Tamil NaduTamil Nadu
Dr. Harisingh Gaur Vishwa VidyalayaMadhya Pradesh
Guru Ghasidas VishwavidyalayaChhattisgarh
Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal UniversityUttrakhand
Indira Gandhi National Tribal UniversityMadhya Pradesh
Jamia Millia IslamiaDelhi
Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityDelhi
Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi VishwavidyalayaMaharashtra
Manipur UniversityManipur
Maulana Azad National Urdu UniversityTelangana
Mizoram UniversityMizoram
Nagaland UniversityNagaland
North Eastern Hill UniversityMeghalaya
Pondicherry UniversityPuducherry
Rajiv Gandhi UniversityArunachal Pradesh
Sikkim UniversitySikkim
Tezpur UniversityAssam
The English and Foreign Languages UniversityTelangana
Tripura UniversityTripura
University of AllahabadUttar Pradesh
University of DelhiDelhi
University of HyderabadTelangana
Visva Bharati UniversityWest Bengal
Mahatma Gandhi Central UniversityBihar
Central Sanskrit University, DelhiDelhi
Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri National Sanskrit UniversityDelhi
National Sanskrit UniversityAndhra Pradesh

CUET UG Answer Key 2024

The CUET UG Answer Key 2024 is an essential document that provides correct solutions to the Questions asked in the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) 2024 for Undergraduate programs. It will help students compare their answers with the official solutions to assess their performance. The CUET 2024 Answer Key is essential for candidates to understand their strengths and weaknesses in the CUET 2024 Examination and can guide them in preparing for future tests or admission processes.

CUET UG Result 2024 

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will declare the CUET Result 2024 for the Central Universities Entrance Test (CUET) 2024 Exam after the successful conduction of the CUET 2024 Examination. The students who are appearing in the entrance test will be able to check their CUET UG Result 2024 from the official website https://cuet.samarth.ac.in/. For the ease of the students, the direct link to check CUET UG Result and Score Card will be shared below. To access their NTA CUET Result, the students simply need to click on the direct link and provide their registration number and password.

CUET Cut-Off 2024

The CUET cut-off will be released after the successful conduction of the CUET 2024 exam. The CUET Cut Off will be released along with the scorecard of the entrance examination. Only the candidates who score more than the cut-off marks will be invited to participate in online/offline CUET counseling by the relevant authority. The CUET 2024 cut-off will be based on the number of applicants, the difficulty level of the exam, the previous year's cut-off marks, and the number of seats available. The CUET 2024 cut-off marks may vary depending upon the programmes and the universities.

CUET UG 2024: Books for Preparation

Here are a few books that may be helpful for the CUET UG (Central Universities Common Entrance Test for Undergraduate Programs) exam:

  1. NCERT Textbooks: Focus on your classes 11th and 12th NCERT textbooks for Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology.
  2. Arihant Publications for CUET: Look for books by Arihant that specifically cater to the CUET UG Exam 2024 syllabus.
  3. Objective Mathematics By R.D. Sharma: A comprehensive book for strengthening your mathematical concepts.
  4. Concepts of Physics by H.C. Verma: An excellent resource for Physics, covering a wide range of topics with clear explanations.
  5. Organic Chemistry by O.P. Tandon: For a detailed understanding of organic chemistry concepts.
  6. Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations by R.C. Mukherjee: Helpful for mastering chemical calculations in Chemistry.
  7. Biology by Trueman: Trueman's Biology is a good choice for in-depth coverage of biology topics.

CUET UG 2024 Previous Year Question Paper

CUET UG Previous year question papers serve as valuable study resources for upcoming CUET 2024 Exam. These papers provide insight into the exam pattern, question types, and difficulty level. By practicing with them, students can enhance their time management and problem-solving skills. Additionally, reviewing past papers helps in identifying important topics and gaining confidence. It is a smart strategy to familiarize oneself with the format and structure of the CUET UG 2024 Exams.

CUET Mock Test 2024- Click to Practice

 

CUET UG 2024: FAQs

Ans. CUET is a revamped version of CUCET and it's now compulsory for all 43 central universities to adopt it.

Ans. Yes, National Testing Agency (NTA) has announce CUET 2024 exam to be held in between 15th to 24th May 2024.

Ans: Yes, the National Testing Agency has started the application process for upcoming CUET 2024 examination on February 27, 2024.

Ans: The last date to fill the CUET UG 2024 application form is April 10, 2024.

Ans: This year the CUET 2024 Examination is scheduled to be conducted in 380 cities within India and 26 cities outside India.

Ans: The National Testing Agency has decided to conduct the CUET 2024 Examination in Hybrid mode i.e., Computer Based Test & Pen-Paper mode.

Ans: The CUET 2024 Section IA exam is scheduled to be conducted in Languages (13): Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Gujarati, Odiya, Bengali, Assamese, Punjabi, English, Hindi and Urdu

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