The Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) is conducted for admission to Central Universities (CUs) of Haryana, Jammu, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kashmir, Kerala, Punjab, Rajasthan, South Bihar, Tamil Nadu, and Dr BR Ambedkar School of Economics. CUCET is for undergraduate as well as post graduate courses admissions. Get here complete details of CUCET including dates, application form, admit card, answer key, result.
Nearly one lakh aspirants take the test every year. Those candidates who have completed 10+2, Bachelors degree, Masters degree, can appear in CUCET. Schedule of CUCET is given below.
|Event||Dates (2018)||Dates (2020)|
|Online Application starts||19 Feb 2018||03rd week of February 2020|
|Closing of online application||02 Apr 2018||01st week of April 2020|
|Issue of Admit Cards||13 Apr 2018||02nd week of April 2020|
|Exam Dates||28 & 29 Apr 2018||Last week of April 2020|
|Declaration of Result||25 May 2018||Last week of May 2020|
CUCET Exam Center
The entrance test is going to held at the following test centers:
|Bandarsindari (CURAJ) Ajmer||Jamshedpur||Pune|
|Bathinda||Kalaburagi / Gulbarga||Raichur|
- Central University of Haryana
- Central University of Jammu
- Central University of Jharkhand
- Central University of Karnataka
- Central University of Kashmir
- Central University of Kerala
- Central University of Punjab
- Central University of Rajasthan
- Central University of South Bihar
- Central University of Tamil Nadu
- Bengaluru Dr BR Ambedkar School of Economics
Central Universities of Haryana, Jammu, Jharkhand, Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Punjab, Rajasthan offer following programs.
|1||UG / Integrated Programs(3/4/5 years)||Click here|
|2||PG / B.Ed. / Integrated M.Sc B.Ed / PG Diploma Programs (1/2/3 years)||Click here|
|3||MPhil / PhD. Programs||Click here|
The question paper of CUCET shall contain only multiple choice questions.
There will be negative marking in the examination/. For each correct answer candidate will be awarded with 1 Mark and for each wrong answer 0.25 marks shall be deducted. No marks shall be deducted for the questions which are not answered. The examination shall be conducted in 2 parts that is part I and part II. The number of question along with the subject name is given below in the table.
|Parts||Subject||Number of Questions|
|English Language||25 MCQs|
|Mathematical aptitude||25 MCQs|
|Part II||Domain Knowledge||75 MCQs|
Only one paper will be held which will comprise of 100 Multiple Choice Questions for the entrance examination for some Integrated Courses like B.Voc./MBA/MCA/LLB or any other general courses. The question related to English language, reasoning, data interpretations/ numerical ability, general awareness and analytical skills will be covered.
Central Universities participating in CUCET
Eligibility criteria, Seat details and List of central universities which is participating in CUCET is given below.
|Name of the Central Universities||Eligibility criteria and seat details|
|Central University of Haryana||View Here|
|Central University of Jammu||View Here|
|Central University of Jharkhand||View Here|
|Central University of Karnataka||View Here|
|Central University of Kashmir||View Here|
|Central University of Kerala||View Here|
|Central University of Punjab||View Here|
|Central University of Rajasthan||View Here|
|Central University of South Bihar||View Here|
|Central University of Tamilnadu||View Here|
|Dr B R Ambedkar School of Economics, Bengaluru||View Here|
CUCET offers the students an opportunity to appear in programmes at undergraduate, integrated postgraduate, postgraduate, and research levels in these universities across India through a single test for each level. Thus, one single application and entrance test (CUCET) provides opportunities for admission in Central Universities located nation-wide. The details about the programmes of other universities are available here.