ALL THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CUET 2022!

ALL THAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CUET 2022!

 

CUET 2022 is the Common Universities Entrance Test, conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). It has been introduced by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. It has been developed in sync with the New Education Policy 2022. Now, CUET is the only means to get admission into the following 44 Central Universities of India :

 

  1. Aligarh Muslim University

  1. Central University of Karnataka

  1. Jamia Millia Islamia

  1. Tezpur University

  1. Assam University

  1. Central University of Kashmir

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru University

  1. The English and Foreign Languages University

  1. Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

  1. Central University of Kerala

  1. Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya

  1. Tripura University

  1. Banaras Hindu University

  1. Central University of Odisha

  1. Manipur University

  1. University of Allahabad

  1. Central University of Andhra Pradesh

  1. Central University of Punjab

  1. Maulana Azad National Urdu University

  1. University of Delhi 

  1. Central University of South Bihar

  1. Central University of Rajasthan

  1. Mizoram University

  1. University of Hyderabad

  1. Central University of Gujarat

  1. Central University of Tamil Nadu

  1. Nagaland University

  1. Visva Bharati University

  1. Central University of Haryana

  1. Dr. Harisingh Gaur Vishwa Vidyalaya

  1. North Eastern Hill University

  1. Mahatma Gandhi Central University

  1. Central University of Himachal Pradesh

  1. Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya

  1. Pondicherry University

  1. Central Sanskrit University,Delhi

  1. Central University of Jammu

  1. Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University

  1. Rajiv Gandhi University

  1. Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri National Sanskrit University

  1. Central University of Jharkhand

  1. Indira Gandhi National Tribal University

  1. Sikkim University

  1. National Sanskrit University




CUET 2022: EXAM OVERVIEW

The exam will be conducted in the first or second week of July 2022. The registrations are closed now as the last date to register was 6th May 2022. The exam will be held in 13 languages and across 547 cities in India and in 13 centres outside of India. The exam will be in the CBT mode and will include MCQ-type questions. Conduction of the exam will be done in 2 slots;  9:00 AM-3:00 PM & 12:15 PM- 6:45 PM. The Slot-1 exam duration will be 3 hours 15 minutes and in Slot-2, it will be 3 hours 45 minutes.

 

CUET ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Eligibility criteria for CUET has been laid out by NTA. Basic eligibility for Undergraduate programme admission through CUET 2022 are:

  • A minimum score of 50% in 12th standard/equvilaent higher e

 

CUET SYLLABUS 2022

CUET syllabus for 2022 has been released by NTA. The exam will comprise of 3 main sections; Language Test, Domain Test & General Test.

 

Language test would comprise factual or narrative Reading comprehension passages. This section will also check the aspirants’ selected language knowledge. Two languages will be chosen by the aspirant; one from Section IA and other one from Section IB.

  • Languages under Section IA (13 in total)

English; Hindi; Telugu; Kannada; Malayalam; Tamil; Marathi; Urdu; Odiya; Assamese; Punjabi; Bengali; Gujarati.

  • Languages under Section IB (20 in total)

Konkani; Bodo; Dogri; French; Nepali; Persian; Italian; Arabic; Sindhi; Spanish; German; Russian; Japanese; Chinese; Tibetan; Kashmiri; Maithili; Manipuri; Santhali; Sanskrit.

 

Domain test will have subject specific questions. The subjects that must be considered for the domain test will be selected by the aspirants. The selection will be on the basis of the subject an individual has studied in 12th standard. There are 24 subjects included in the list for the aspirants to choose from; those are:

 

Accountancy/ Book-keeping; Biology/ Biological Studies/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry; Business Studies; Chemistry; Computer Science/ Informatics Practices; Economics/ Business Economics; Engineering Graphics; Entrepreneurship; Geography/Geology; History; Home Science; Knowledge Tradition and Practices of India; Legal Studies; Environmental Science; Mathematics; Physical Education/ NCC /Yoga; Physics; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; Teaching Aptitude; Agriculture; Mass Media/ Mass Communication; Anthropology; Fine Arts/Visual Arts (Sculpture/ Painting)/Commercial Arts; Performing Arts – (i) Dance (Kathak/ Bharatnatyam/Odissi/Kathakali/Kuchipudi/ Manipuri (ii) Drama- Theatre (iii) Music General (Hindustani/ Carnatic/ RabindraSangeet/ Percussion/ Non-Percussion); Sanskrit

An aspirant can choose utmost 6 domain subjects.

General test is intended to assess general awareness and aptitude of the aspirants. The questions in this section will be from the following areas: General Knowledge; Current affairs; General Mental Ability; Numerical Abilities; Quantitative reasoning (Simple application of basic mathematical concepts arithmetic/algebra/geometry/mensuration/ statistics taught till 8th Grade); Logical and Analytical Reasoning. 

 

CUET 2022: EXAM PATTERN

 

Exam Pattern: Slot-1 (Morning Session)

Sections

Total Questions

Questions to be Attempted

Total Marks

Language Test

50 in each language

40

200

Domain Test

50 in each subject

40

200

General Test

75

75

300

 

Exam Pattern: Slot-2 (Evening Slot)

 

Sections

Total Questions

Questions to be Attempted

Total Marks

Language Test

50

40

200

Domain Specific Test

50

40

200

 

There is negative marking for wrong answers. For one wrong question one mark will be deducted.

 

CUET (2022) MOCK TESTS AND PREPARATION TIPS

Before CUET was introduced, CUCET existed which also intended to provide admission to candidates for UG programmes. Since, the motive of the two is similar, aspirants can have a look at the already available CUCET previous year paper on NTA official website. Question papers of previous years are available on the following links too.

 

These papers can provide candidates with some idea of the exam pattern.

 

For further details, visit https://cuet.samarth.ac.in/

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