• 15 Feb 2023

Common University Exam (CUET) UG

The Common University Entrance Test (CUET (UG) - 2023) is being introduced for admission into all UG (Under Graduate) Programs in all Central Universities for the academic session 2023-24 under the Ministry of Education, (MoE). The Common University Entrance Test (CUET) will provide a common platform and equal opportunities to candidates across the country, especially those from rural and other remote areas and help establish better connections with the Universities. CUET (UG) will provide a single window opportunity to students seeking admission in any of the Central Universities (CUs) or other participating organizations (including State Universities, Deemed and Private Universities) across the Country.


ELIGIBILITY - For appearing in the CUET (UG) - 2023,

  • There is no age limit for the candidates.
  • The candidates who have passed the class 12 /equivalent examination or are appearing in 2023 irrespective of their age can appear in CUET (UG) - 2023 examination.
  • However, the candidates will be required to fulfil the age criteria (if any) of the University / Institution / Organization to which they are desirous of taking admission.



Central University, State University, Deemed University and Private University.


For the Academic Session 2023-24, CUET (UG) – 2023 will be conducted in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.

Registration - will be online at https://cuet.samarth.ac.in



Objective type with Multiple Choice Questions,(MCQs)



Medium of the question papers -13 languages, English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

Language: Language to be tested through Reading Comprehension, (based on different types of passages–Factual, Literary and Narrative Literary Aptitude) & Vocabulary

 Domain subject: As per Class 12 syllabus only. https://cuet.samarth.ac.in/index.php/site/syllabus

General test: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, General Mental Ability, Numerical Ability, Quantitative Reasoning (Simple application of basic mathematical concepts arithmetic/algebra geometry/mensuration/statistics), Logical and Analytical Reasoning.

Tests / Subject covered under CUET (UG) – 2023 - There are three shifts in a day. A candidate can choose up to 10 Subjects for giving the Exam. List of Languages, Domain-Specific Subjects and General Test covered in CUET (UG) – 2023

Duration of Test: The examination will be conducted on multiple days in three slots per day.

Scheme of Examination Subject combinations for each paper, type of questions in each paper, and mode of examination are given: Section Subjects/ Tests Questions to be attempted

Section 1A - Languages There are 13 different languages. Any of these languages may be chosen. 40 questions to be attempted out of 50 in each language

Section 1B - Languages There are 20 Languages. Any of these languages may be chosen.

Section 2 - Domain There are 27 Domains specific subjects being offered under this section. A candidate may choose any subject as desired by the applicable University/ Universities. 35/40 Questions to be attempted out of 45/50.

Section 3 - General Test For any such undergraduate programme/programmes being offered by Universities where a General Test is being used for admission. 50 Questions to be attempted out of 60


Marking scheme:

  • Correct answer or the most appropriate answer: Five marks (+5)
  • Any incorrect option marked will be given minus one mark (-1).
  • Unanswered/Marked for Review will be given no mark (0)


Online Submission of Application -   09 February to 12 March 2023 (up to 09:00 P.M.)


Last date of successful transaction of fee - 12 March 2023 (up to 11:50 P.M.) Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking/UPI


Correction in Particulars - 15 March to 18 March 2023 (Up to 11:50 P.M.)


Announcement of the City of Examination - 30 April 2023


Downloading of Admit Cards from the NTA website - Second week of May 2023


 Date of Examination - 21 May 2023 to 31 May 2023 (Reserve dates: 01 to 07 June 2023


For CUET (UG) – 2023, fees will be charged based on the number of subjects chosen by the candidates.


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