Christ University designs the exam pattern for the entrance test every year. The CUET Exam Pattern 2021 includes five major sections where each section consists of multiple-choice questions. This post takes you through the complete details regarding CUET Exam Pattern 2021.

The exam pattern differs for various courses. To help you better understand the pattern, we have explained the course-wise exam pattern in detail. 

CUET Exam Pattern for BBA (Finance and International Business), BBA (Hons), BBA, BA LLB, BBA LLB (Hons), and MBA

The exam pattern of CUET prescribes the overall structure of the question paper, marking scheme, number of questions from each section, etc. 

Exam structure Details
Number of sections 5
Number of questions 120 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Total marks 120
Duration 2 hours
Language English
Number of choices 4
Mode of examination Online
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for the correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer
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CUET 2021 Marking Scheme for BBA (Finance and International Business), BBA (Hons), BBA, BA LLB, BBA LLB (Hons.), and MBA

  • There are a total of 120 questions asked in the exam and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks.
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage for BBA (Finance and International Business), BBA (Hons), BBA, BA LLB, BBA LLB (Hons.), and MBA

Check out the table below to know the sectional weightage for BBA and other different courses.

Subject No. of questions Marks
English Language, Comprehension Skills, Verbal Reasoning 30 questions 30 marks
General Knowledge, Current Affairs 25 questions 25 marks
Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability, Fundamental Mathematics Operations 25 questions 25 marks
Critical/Analytical/Logical Reasoning 20 questions 20 marks
Data Analysis and Interpretation 20 questions 20 marks
Total 120 questions 120 marks

CUET Exam Pattern for B Com (Hons), B Com (International Finance), BBA (Finance and Accounting), B Com (Professional), BHM courses

The CUET exam for the B.com course is conducted online mode and the duration of the exam is 90 minutes. Being aware of the exam pattern and CUET Syllabus will help you better succeed in the exam.

Exam structure Details
Number of sections 6
Number of questions 90 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total marks 90
Mode of examination Computer-based test (CBT)
Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for a correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer

CUET 2021 Marking Scheme

Knowing the marking scheme will let candidates better prepare for the CUET exam 2021. Here, we have provided the CUET 2021 Marking scheme for B Com (Hons), B Com (International Finance), BBA (Finance and Accounting), B Com (Professional), BHM courses. 

  • There are a total of 90 questions and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks.
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage

You can go through the CUET Sectional Weightage for B Com (Hons), B Com (International Finance), BBA (Finance and Accounting), B Com (Professional), BHM courses entrance examinations tabulated below:

Subject Questions Marks
Fundamental Accounting 20 questions 10 marks
Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability, Fundamental Mathematics Operations 20 questions 20 marks
Data Analysis and Interpretation 10 questions 10 marks
Critical/Analytical/Logical Reasoning 10 questions 10 marks
General Knowledge, Current Affairs 20 questions 20 marks
English Language, Comprehension Skills, Verbal Reasoning 20 questions 20 marks
Total 90 questions 90 marks

CUET Exam Pattern for BSC Psychology Honors

Go through the CUET exam pattern for BSC Psychology Honors in the below post and enhance your preparation for the exam.

Exam structure Details
Number of sections 5
Number of questions 120 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total marks 120
Mode of examination Computer-based test (CBT)
Duration 2 hours
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for a correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer

CUET 2021 Marking Scheme

Here, we have provided the Christ University Entrance Test Marking Scheme for the BSC Psychology Honors course.

  • There are a total of 120 questions asked in the exam and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage

You can go through the CUET Sectional Weightage for the BSC Psychology Honors course in the table below.

Subject Questions Marks
Current Affairs 10 10
English 30 30
General Knowledge 30 30
Reasoning 20 20
Psychology 30 30
Total 120 120

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CUET Exam Pattern for BA & BSc Economic (H), EMS, Economics Analytics, BCA, Data Science Courses

Here is the exam pattern of the CUET 2021 Exam for the courses BA & BSc Economic (H), EMS, Economics Analytics, BCA, Data Science

Exam structure Details
Number of sections 7
Number of questions 120 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total marks 120
Mode of examination Computer-based test (CBT)
Duration 2 hours
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for a correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer

CUET 2021 Marking Scheme

Here, we have provided the Christ University Entrance Test Marking Scheme for the courses BA & BSc Economic (H), EMS, Economics Analytics, BCA, Data Science

  • There are a total of 120 questions asked in the exam and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage

Go through the CUET Sectional Weightage for the courses BA & BSc Economic (H), EMS, Economics Analytics, BCA, Data Science in the table provided below.

Subject Questions Marks
Current Affairs 10 10
English 20 20
General Knowledge 15 15
Reasoning 20 20
Data Analysis & Interpretation 15 15
Mathematics 15 15
Economics / Computer science 25 25
Total 120 120

CUET Exam Pattern for Engineering

Check the Christ University Entrance Test 2021 exam pattern for the Engineering course in the table mentioned below.

Exam structure Details
Number of sections 7
Number of questions 120 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total marks 120
Mode of examination Computer-based test (CBT)
Duration 2 hours
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for a correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer

CUET 2021 Marking Scheme

Here, we have provided the Christ University Entrance Test Marking Scheme for the engineering course.

  • There are a total of 120 questions asked in the exam and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage

Go through the CUET Sectional Weightage for the engineering course from the table below.

Subject Questions Marks
English 15 15
General Knowledge 15 15
Reasoning 20 20
Data Analysis & Interpretation 15 15
Mathematics 25 25
Physics 15 15
Chemistry 15 15
Total 120 120

CUET Exam Pattern for MSC Psychology (Clinical)

Check the Christ University Entrance Test exam pattern 2021 for the MSC Psychology (Clinical) course.

Exam structure Details
Number of sections 6
Number of questions 120 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total marks 120
Mode of examination Computer-based test (CBT)
Duration 2 hours
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for a correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer

CUET 2021 Marking Scheme

Here, we have provided the CUET 2021 Marking Scheme for the MSC Psychology (Clinical) course.

  • There are a total of 120 questions asked in the exam and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage

Go through the CUET Sectional Weightage for the MSC Psychology (Clinical) course. from the table below.

Subject Questions Marks
General Psychology 20 20
Biological Psychology 20 20
Personality /Social Psychology 20 20
Abnormal Psychology 20 20
Research -Basic Techniques 20 20
Cognitive Psychology 20 20
Total 120 120

CUET Exam Pattern for MSC Psychology (Counselling, HRDM)

Check the Christ University Entrance Test exam pattern 2021 for the MSC Psychology (Counselling, HRDM) course.

Exam structure Details
Number of parts 2 (Part A, Part B)
Number of questions 120 questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total marks 120
Mode of examination Computer-based test (CBT)
Duration 2 hours
CUET marking scheme +1 mark for a correct answer -0.25 for an incorrect answer

CUET 2021 Marking Scheme

Here, we have provided the CUET 2021 Marking Scheme for the MSC Psychology (Counselling, HRDM) course.

  • There are a total of 120 questions asked in the exam and each question carries one mark.
  • For each correct answer, you will be awarded +1 marks and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for unattempted questions.
Question Marks
Correct Answer +1 Mark
Wrong Answer -0.25 Marks
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

CUET 2021 Sectional Weightage

Go through the CUET Sectional Weightage for the MSC Psychology (Counselling, HRDM) course from the table below.

Subject Questions Marks
Part-A
General Aptitude 15 15
Basic Psychology 30 30
General Knowledge 15 15
Research Aptitude 15 15
Ethical Concerns 15 15
Part-B Counselling | Educational Psychology
Counselling Psychology 30 30
Part B -HRDM | MA (Business and Organisational Psychology) [Steinbeis, Germany]
Human Resource Management 15 15
Industrial / Organisational Psychology 15 15
Total 120 120

FAQ's

What is CUET Exam Pattern?

The Pattern of CUET Exam is as follows:

  • There are a total of 5 sections in the exam including 120 questions
  • The question paper includes Multiple Choice Questions
  • The marking scheme for CUET Exam is 120 Marks
  • The total time duration for CUET Exam is 120 minutes i.e., 2 hours.
  • For each correct answer 1 mark is awarded and for each wrong answer 0.25 marks are deducted.

Which are the subjects included in CUET Exam?

There are 5 sections included in the exam that are English Language, GK & Current Affairs, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Interpretation.

When is the CUET Exam scheduled?

The second session of CUET is scheduled in April 2021. 

What is the selection process of CUET Exam?

Candidates are selected for admissions based on their performance in CUET Exam and Interview.

Is the exam timing for CUET UG and PG Exam same?

No, the exam timings for CUET UG and PG exam is different.