Common Entrance Test for Central Universities is capturing attention and is a buzz for so long now. There is yet another update for aspirants applying for the CUCET exam.

CUCET Exam Dates Announced

  • The Ministry of Education shall announce the CUCET Exam Date later this month. The first session of CUCET shall be conducted tentatively in June 2021. 
  • There would be a single application form process through which you can apply for various colleges. As per the CUCET Exam Pattern, the question paper comprises 2 parts. You can watch the below video for more information regarding the examination.

The announcement by Delhi University

  • Delhi University has officially announced that admissions to the college will happen on the basis of common entrance tests only.
  • Students have now been left confused if class 12 marks will be the criteria of selection or not this time.
  • The system of best of four/merit-based selection will be abolished this year onwards as per the update.

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Possible Changes

  • Dean Admissions of Delhi Shobha Bagai stated that Class 12 marks should not be the criteria for admissions if an entrance test is being conducted.
  • DU acting Vice-Chancellor PC Joshi stated that the admission process is based on 50% weightage on CUCET and 50% on board exam results.

Challenges for University

  • From this year, Central Universities have to calculate percentile scores instead of a percentage. 
  • Universities have to present the exact weightage for board exams and the weightage for Common Entrance Test.

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What will Certainly Happen?

  • It is mandatory to give Common Aptitude Test to get admission to Central Universities including Delhi University.
  • DU JAT will get merged with Common Entrance Test for Central Universities this year onwards.
  • NTA is responsible for conducting the Central Universities Common Entrance Test and it will be mostly objective-based aptitude test.
  • The exam is conducted expectedly in the month of July 2021 or August 2021.


When is the CUCET Exam 2022 scheduled?

The CUCET 2022 exam is tentatively scheduled in May 2022. 

Which are the Participating colleges for CUCET?

Central University of Punjab
Central University of Kashmir
Central University of Haryana
Central University of Jammu
Central University of Jharkhand
Central University of South Bihar
Central University of Karnataka
Central University of Tamil Nadu
Central University of Gujarat
Central University of Rajasthan
Central University of Kerala
Assam University, Silchar
Central University of Andhra Pradesh
Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University Rajouri
Bengaluru Dr.B.R. Ambedkar School of Economics
Central University of Odisha
Khallikote University, Berhampur
Sardar Patel Univerity of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Jodhpur

How can I apply for CUCET 2022?

You can visit the official website of CUCET to apply for the CUCET 2022 exam.

What is the eligibility criteria to apply for CUCET UG Courses?

You must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in class 12 to apply for CUCET UG Courses.

Will the CUCET Eligibility criteria be the same for all participating universities?

No. The CUCET Eligibility criteria will vary for each participating university and it may vary depend upon the programs.

What is the eligibility criteria to apply for CUCET UG Courses?

You must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in class 12 to apply for CUCET UG Courses.

What is CUCET syllabus 2022 for B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering?

CUCET 2022 syllabus for B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering include subjects like English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, reasoning, General awareness, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology.