CUCET 2021 Syllabus includes expected topics that can be asked in the exam. There is no defined syllabus for such entrance exams with a list of multiple courses.

The syllabus shall vary for each course. Some of the major topics which need to be covered under CUCET 2021 are English, Reasoning, General Aptitude, Analytical Skills, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, General Knowledge subjects/topics along with other topics.

CUCET Syllabus for UG courses and for research courses is divided into two parts whereas the PG syllabus has no such division. Further, the syllabus is divided into various subsections. However, the total number of questions asked in the paper is the same for all the courses i.e. 100.

CUCET 2021 Syllabus PDF Download Here 

Before starting the preparation, it is important to go through the detailed syllabus and CUCET Exam Pattern. The syllabi for all the UG and PG courses have been given in the table below.

Make sure to know the topics involved in the exam and plan your preparation accordingly. 

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CUCET Syllabus for UG Courses 

For UGQP01, there are 4 sections included in the exam. Section I (Physics) and Section II (Chemistry) will be compulsory, whereas you could choose any one section to do from Section III (Mathematics) and Section IV (Biology).

In case someone attempted both Sections III and IV, the best of the three sections i.e. Section I, Section II, and either Section III or IV will be evaluated. 

CUCET Sllabus for Section 1 (Physics)

Go through the important topics to be studied under Physics section for CUCET Exam 2021.

Measurement Gravitation Electrostatics
Motion in one dimension Oscillatory motion Current Electricity
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 Wave Electromagnetic induction
Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis Ray Optics and optical instruments Wave Optics & Modern Physics

CUCET Syllabus for Section 2 (Chemistry)

Check out the important topics to be studied under Chemistry subject. Go through the CUCET Preparation Tips by experts to know subject-wise tricks and strategies 

Atomic Structure Catalysis Thermochemistry
Chemical Bonding Colloids General Organic Chemistry
Redox Reactions Colligative Properties of Solution Reaction intermediates
Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics Periodic Table Isomerism
Acid-Base concepts Preparation and Properties of certain substances Polymers
Electrochemistry Solid State Carbohydrates

CUCET Syllabus for Section 3 (Mathematics)

Check out the important topics in Mathematics subject. 

Algebra Probability Trigonometry
Coordinate Geometry Calculus Vectors
Dynamics Statics -

CUCET Syllabus for Section 4 (Biology)

Here is the important topics to be studied under Bilogy subject. 

Origin of Life Applied Biology Human Genetics and Eugenics
Organic Evolution Mammalian Anatomy Animal Physiology
Plant Cell Genetics Cell Differentiation Plant Tissue
Protoplasm Seeds in angiosperm plants Anatomy of Root, Stem, and Leaf
Ecology Fruits Important Phylum
Ecosystem - -

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CUCET Syllabus for PG Courses 2021

Refer to the right CUCET Books for subject-wise detailed preparation. The following table shows the CUCET Syllabus for all the available PG programs:

Name of Course & Test paper codes Syllabus PDF
B.Ed. – PGQP01 Download PDF
L.L.M/Master of Law(LLM)/ Tribal and Customary Law – PGQP02 Download PDF
M.A. (Education)/ Education/ M.Ed. – PGQP03 Download PDF
English/ English and comparative Literature/ English Studies – PGQP04 Download PDF
Linguistics and Language Technology/ Linguistics – PGQP05 Download PDF
Hindi Hindi and Comparative Literature – PGQP06 Download PDF
Malayalam PGQP07 Download PDF
Punjabi PGQP08  Download PDF
Classical Tamil PGQP09 Download PDF
Urdu PGQP10  Download PDF
Kannada PGQP11 Download PDF
History – PGQP12 Download PDF
Human Rights and Conflicts Management – PGQP13 Download PDF
Music – PGQP14 Download PDF
Fine Arts – PGQP15 Download PDF
Theatre/ Theatre Arts – PGQP16 Download PDF
Tribal Law and Governance – PGQP17 Download PDF
Folkloristic and Tribal Studies/ M. A. (Folkloristic) PGQP18 Download PDF
Geography PGQP19 Download PDF
Applied Geology & Geo-informatics PGQP20 Download PDF
Social Work/ Sociology PGQP21 Download PDF
PGQP22 Genomic Science Animal Science Biochemistry Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Life Sciences (specialization in Animal Sciences) Life Sciences (specialization in Biochemistry) Life Sciences (specialization in Bioinformatics) Life Sciences (specialization in Human Genetics) Life Sciences (specialization in Microbial Sciences) Life Sciences (specialization in Molecular Medicine) Life Sciences (specialization in Plant Sciences) Microbiology Plant Science Nutrition Biology Biotechnology Download PDF
PGQP23 Pharmaceutical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry) Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacognosy and Phyto-chemistry) Pharmaceutical Chemistry Download PDF
PGQP24 Chemical Sciences (Medicinal Chemistry ) Chemistry (Computational Chemistry) Chemistry Download PDF
Computer Science/ Master of Computer Applications PGQP25 Download PDF
Geo-informatics PGQP26 Download PDF
PGQP27 Mathematics M.Sc. Tech. Mathematics – 3 Yrs. MA/MSc Applied Mathematics MA/MSc Mathematics Download PDF
PGQP28 Physics Physics (Computational Physics) Download PDF
Statistics PGQP29  Download PDF
Sports Science PGQP30 Download PDF
PGQP31 Computer Science & Engineering Information Technology Computer Science and Technology Computer Science and Technology (Cyber Security) Download PDF
PGQP32 Environmental Science and Technology Environmental Science Download PDF
Atmospheric Science PGQP33 Download PDF
Material Sciences PGQP34 Download PDF
Material Sciences and Technology PGQP35 Download PDF
Food Technology PGQP36 Download PDF
M.Com. PGQP37 Download PDF
PGQP38 Master of Business Administration MBA (Human Resource Management) Supply Chain Management MBA (Tourism and Travel Management) Agribusiness Master of Tourism & Travel Management Download PDF
M. Lib. & Information Science PGQP39 Download PDF
Psychology PGQP40 Download PDF
PGQP41 Master of Journalism and Mass Communication Convergent Journalism Culture and Media Studies Mass Communication and New Media Mass Communication Download PDF
National Security Studies PGQP42 Download PDF
PGQP43 International Relations and Political Science Political Science Public Policy and Public Administration Public Admin & Policy Studies Public Policy, Law and Governance Download PDF
Comparative Religion PGQP44 Download PDF
Public Health PGQP45 Download PDF
Hotel Management & Catering Tech. PGQP46 Download PDF
PGQP47 Environmental Economics Applied Qualitative Finance Financial Economics General Economics Actuarial Economics Economics Download PDF
Geology PGQP48 Download PDF
PGQP50 Cyber Forensics and E-governance Information Security and E-governance Download PDF

CUCET Syllabus for M.Phil. /Ph.D. Courses

Note that the CUCET 2021 Syllabus for the M.Phil. and Ph.D. research programs will be the same as that of the UGC-CSIR/others NET-JRF Exam. You can check the detailed list of Courses Offered by CUCET under UG and PG. 

The table below gives the syllabus for the Tourism and Hotel Management course:

RPQP01 Architecture Click here
RPQP08 Computer Science & Technology Click here
RPQP19 Pharmacy Click here
RPQP23: Social Work Sociology Psychiatric Social Work Click here
RPQP34 Nanotechnology Click here


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

CUCET 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.

What is CUCET 2021 syllabus for MBA?

The syllabus for MBA include subjects like English, Maths, Logical Reasoning.

Is the CUCET syllabus be the same for UG and PG programs?

No. The syllabus of CUCET will vary for both UG and PG programs.

What is CUCET 2021 syllabus for B.A in English?

The syllabus for BA in English includes subjects like English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Aptitude.

What is CUCET syllabus for BCA?

CUCET BCA syllabus includes English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, reasoning, General awareness, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology.