Updated On : April 26, 2023
Summary: This blog lets you discover all the information regarding the topics needed to pass the CUET test. You will gain knowledge of the three exam portions: the general test, domain-specific topics, and languages. Let's check how many subjects are required for CUET?
The National Testing Agency (NTA) administers the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) to candidates seeking admission to the different undergraduate programs offered by all central institutions, such as the University of Delhi, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Jamia Millia Islamia, etc.
The CUET is a requirement for students who want to enrol in a central, state, private and deemed university's undergraduate program.
Their CUET results will determine whether you get admitted, however, meeting the CUET eligibility requirements are also important.
So, how many subjects are required for CUET?
Check the CUET language list in the table below.
As per CUET 2023 syllabus, domain subjects are as follows:
|Section II||Domain-Specific Subjects|
|308||Computer Science/Informatics Practices|
|312||Fine Arts/Visual Arts(Sculpture/Painting)/ Commercial Art|
|316||Knowledge Tradition-Practices India|
|318||Mass Media/Mass Communication|
|321||Physical Education/National Cadet Corps(NCC)/ Yoga|
The General Test is a replica of the most heard Aptitude Test but with a level simpler to the ones you have seen or heard in IPMAT, NPAT or JEE Main B.Arch. 50 Questions to be attempted out of 60.
Depending on the university and course requirements you select, this exam is optional.
CUET exam pattern has three main sections.
From the above subjects/languages, the candidate can choose 10 subjects from all three Sections. The examination will be conducted on multiple days in three shifts, depending on the number of candidates and subject choices.
Check: CUET Answer Key 2023
Candidates can choose any subject that applies to their desired program. In this section, candidates need to attempt 35-40 questions out of 45-50.
The third section is the general test. This section is for undergraduate programs that require a general test for admission. Candidates need to attempt 50 out of 60 questions in this section.
From the above subjects/languages, the candidate can choose 10 subjects from all three Sections.
It is important to note that the number of questions and the marking scheme may vary for different universities. Candidates should confirm the specific requirements of the university they are applying to.
Check: CUET Question Paper
Languages and domain-specific studies are among the many options available to students at CUET. It's crucial to choose topics that complement your hobbies and long-term objectives. Take your time looking into it and then decide after doing so. Wishing you success as you prepare for the test!
Check: CUET Preparation Strategy
Frequently Asked Questions
How many sections are there in CUET?
Are all the sections compulsory?
How many languages are offered in Section 1A?
Can you choose any language in Section 1A?
How many languages are offered in Section 1B?