Updated On : July 21, 2023
Summary: CUET Reservation Policy 2024 will release for next academic year; let's take a look at the policies in this article. The reservation policy is based on the rules set by the NTA authorities conducting the exam.
The candidates in the reserved category always have an advantage over other applicants. NTA introduced CUET for UG program admissions into Central, State, Deemed and Private universities with a set of CUET reservation policy 2024.
The UGC Chairman informed that the universities can enrol students for general and reserved seats based on CUET scores as per the university reservations.
Therefore, remember that the respective university reservation policy or seat reservations remain unaffected.
When applying for admission at a particular central university, check the respective colleges' reservation policies.
Being aware of the CUET reservation policy, you are bound to understand the benefits, like application fees, cutoff marks, and course fees, during the admission process.
As per the rules set by the Government of India, NTA has some ground rules and CUET reservation policies.
The table below gives the CUET application fee details for every category. If you belong to the OBC category, check and confirm on the NCBC website. The rest fall into the general category.
Note that the amount mentioned in the table below is INR.
|General (UR)||OBC (NCL)/EWS||SC/ST/PwBD/Third gender||International Candidates|
|Upto 03 Subjects||₹ 750/-||₹ 700/-||₹ 650/-||₹ 3750/-|
|Upto 07 Subjects||₹ 1500/-||₹ 1400/-||₹ 1300/-||₹ 7500/-|
|Upto 10 Subjects||₹ 1750/-||₹ 1650/-||₹ 1550/-||₹ 11000/-|
The processing charges and GST are to be paid by the candidate.
NTA does not entertain changes in category/ subcategories. Initially, what is filled in the application form will be considered throughout the admission process.
Documents to be submitted while applying for CUET exams for each category of students are mentioned below.
Failing to provide the documents shall be categorized in the default category.
Certificate (Annexure-III) must be uploaded as per the latest guidelines of the Government of India.
In case of physical disability, the facility of a Scribe is offered as it becomes essential to write the examination supervised by the CMO/ Civil Surgeon/ Medical Superintendent of a Government Health Care Institution.
Such students are also given Compensatory time of 15 minutes for 45 minutes exams and 20 minutes for one-hour examinations directed by the Government Guidelines. Candidates who are:
Can avail the facility of the scribe. These services are as per the office memorandum of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
Remember to opt for the facility while filling out the online application form.
The candidate must produce a PwBD certificate or certificates of Dyslexic (Form DYSLEXIC 1 and DYSLEXIC 2).
The Scribe will be provided by the National Testing Agency only. The candidates will "not" be allowed to bring their own scribe.
Check: NTA CUET Mock Tests 2024
CUET Reservation Policy 2024 are as follows:
|Categories||CUET Reservation Percentage|
|General Economically Weaker Sections (GEN-EWS)||10%|
|Scheduled Castes (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Tribes (ST)||7.50%|
|Other Backward Classes (Non-creamy layer)||27%|
|Persons with Disabilities||5% in each category|
The number of seats available for each category differs for colleges and their courses. Visit the official university website you are applying for before registering for the CUET exam 2024.
Check: CUET Online Coaching
This CUET Reservation Policy is important in ensuring that all students, regardless of their background, have access to the same educational opportunities. CUET Reservation Policy 2024 offers a fair and equitable policy that allows students from diverse backgrounds to pursue higher education at top universities in India.
Frequently Asked Questions
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