Christ University Entrance Test CUET Preparation Tips 2024: Know Complete Strategy & Guide

Christ University Entrance Test 2024 ( Christ University Entrance Test CUET )

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Updated on May 14, 2024 12:24 IST

Christ University Entrance Test 2024 or CUET is a university-level entrance exam and is conducted for admission to various undergraduate programmes offered by Christ University. The CUET exam is conducted multiple times a year. Christ University Entrance Exam 2024 was conducted on April 7, 2024, for the first session and the second session exam was conducted on May 11, 2024, for ET and non-ET programmes. Candidates planning to appear in the exam must start preparing for it well in advance. Read below to know how to prepare for Christ University Entrance Test 2024, tips and tricks and exam day guidelines.

How to Prepare for Christ University CUET 2024?

When preparing for CUET it is very important to be clear with the fundamentals. The candidates must cover all the topics under the CUET syllabus 2024. CUET exam consists of six sections, i.e. English Language, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability and Fundamental Mathematics, Critical Reasoning and Fundamental Accounting. Preparing using both online and offline study materials will help you score well in the CUET 2024 exam. Let's begin with understanding the CUET 2024 exam pattern.

Christ University Entrance Exam 2024 Pattern: Highlights

Refer to the table below to know the Christ University Entrance Test CUET exam pattern 2024. 

Features Details
Exam mode Computer-based test mode
Test duration 90 minutes
Number of sections  6
Type of questions Multiple-choice questions
Exam timings 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Marking scheme 

+1 for a correct answer

-0.25 for incorrect answer

CUET 2024: Marking scheme

Check out the table below to know the marking scheme of the BBA (Finance and International Business), BBA (Hons), BBABA LLB, BBA LLB (Hons.) and MBA courses.

Subject

No. of questions

Marks           

Fundamental Accounting

20

20 marks

English Language, Comprehension Skills, Verbal Reasoning

20

20 marks

General Knowledge, Current Affairs

20 

20 marks

Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability, Fundamental Mathematics Operations

20 

20 marks

Reasoning

20

20 marks

Data Analysis and Interpretation

20 

20 marks

Total

120 

120 marks

Christ University Entrance Test 2024 Preparation: Tips and Tricks to Score Well

According to previous years’ trends, the Christ University Entrance Test (CUET) exam is moderately difficult. Check out the preparation strategy for Christ University Entrance Test CUET 2024 below.

  • Work on your strengths and weaknesses: Identify your weak and strong areas and work on them consistently and dedicatedly. Devote valuable time to your weaker areas by making a list of difficult questions and solving them. Try to identify your mistakes and work on them. At the same time, strengthen your strong points during your preparations.
  • Speed and accuracy: Speed and accuracy are the two key players when preparing for Christ University Entrance Test CUET 2024. If you wish to excel in the CUET exam then you need to practice solving questions quickly and accurately a lot. As the experts say, solving a question accurately is as important as solving it quickly. Practice and solve a lot of mock tests and previous years’ CUET question papers which will give you a heads-up on the type of questions that will be asked in the exam. This will also boost and improve your time management skills.
  • Know the syllabus: If you wish to score well in the CUET exam then it is really important to to know the Christ University Entrance Test syllabus and focus on each section and know the topic. For the English section brush up the grammar and vocabulary skills. Topics such as Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Para Jumbles, Phrases, Expressions, Comprehension Passages will form this section. Go back to Class 9 and Class 12 mathematics to ace the Quantitative section. It will include topics such as trigonometry, graphs, charts, algebra, geometry, time and speed, interest, etc. Logical and Critical Reasoning is one of the most important sections of CUET 2024. Study Family Tree, Puzzles, Number Systems, Syllogisms, Venn Diagrams, Coding and Decoding to ace this section. Be sure that you are well updated with the current affairs and latest happenings around the world.    
  • Keep a check on the calculation: When attempting the Quantitative Aptitude section it is really important that your calculations are right. Revise your formulae and theorems and you will crack this section like a pro. Jot down the formulae while preparing and regularly revise them.
  • Stay calm and focused: Ensure that you stay calm throughout your exam. Nervousness will only add up to the anxiety and you might end up choosing the incorrect option. Read the instructions carefully before attempting the questions.

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Christ University Entrance Test CUET 2024 Exam Day Guidelines

  • Do not start a new chapter on the exam day or a day prior to the CUET 2024 exam.
  • Candidates must ensure they have a working computer or laptop with a stable internet connection and webcam.
  • Complete your revision a day before the exam and sleep for at least eight hours to wake up with a fresh mind on the exam day
  • Do not keep any electronic devices such as watches, cellphone during the exam.
  • Keep the Christ University Entrance Test CUET admit card and a photo ID with you during the exam which is to be shown to the human proctor.
  • Login at least 30 minutes before the exam starts. Candidates will not be given extra time if they login late.
  • Candidates must sit in a well-lit area where their face is clearly visible and no one else should be in the room.
  • The AI proctor will record audio and visuals of the candidate during the exam.
  • Do not use headphones, earbuds, or any other type of listening equipment during the exam.

The above pointers will help you if you are planning to appear for Christ University Entrance Test CUET 2024. All The Best!

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Important FAQs Related to Christ University Entrance Test Preparation

Q. What is the importance of practicing CUET mock tests and previous year question papers?

A: Practicing CUET mock test and previous years' questions paper will not only give an overview of the CUET exam pattern and type of questions but also help the applicants in increasing speed and accuracy.

Q. What are the best books that I can refer to for CUET exam's Quantitative Section?

A: To prepare for the Quant section you can refer to books such as Quantitative Aptitude for All Competitive Examinations by Abhijit Guha,  NCERT mathematics books of Class 9 and Class 12 and  How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma.

Q. If I reach 30 minutes late to the exam centre, will I get compensation?

A: No, if any applicant reaches the exam centre later than the exam time, they will not be given any extra time.

Q. How can I score well in CUET exam?

A: To score well in the CUET exam candidates must strengthen their basics. Focus on your strengths and weakness and prepare accordingly. Prepare a timetable and follow it with dedication. It is also important to memorize all the formulae and theories. The most important thing to score well is to remain calm and confident throughout your preparation. 

Q. Can I crack CUET in just six months?

A: Yes, six months is enough time to crack the CUET exam. All you need to do is prepare a time table, short notes, be well aware of the syllabus and exam pattern and be confident. Start preparing for topics that you find the toughest and then go on with your preparations.

Q: Which books should I refer to prepare for CUET Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning section?

A: For Critical Reasoning preparation, candidates can refer to books such as A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by RS Aggarwal, Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT by Nishit K Sinha, Analytical and Logical Reasoning for CAT & Other Management Exams  by Peeyush Bharadwaj, etc.

Q: I scored 45 percent in Class 12. Can I apply for CUET?

A: No, the minimum score required to be eligible for the CUET exam is 50% aggregate. If the candidates belong to the reserved category then the minimum aggregate required is 45%.

Q: What is the ideal time to prepare for CUET?

A: Candidates must devote at least a year to prepare for the CUET exam. However, it mostly depends on the individuals' efforts and their strengths and weaknesses.

Q: Can I prepare for CUET by practicing mock tests only?

A: No, to crack the CUET exam, the candidates must prepare using the help books, tutorials as well as mock tests.

Q: What are the key topics of Quantitative Ability section of CUET?

A: The Quant section of CUET exam includes Percentage, Ratio, Proportion, Geometry, Algebra, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Modern Math, Arithmetic, etc.

Q: What are the key topics of the Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning section of CUET?

A: The Analytical Reasoning section of CUET includes Series, Puzzles, Blood Relations, Coding and Decoding, Critical Reasoning, Seating Arrangement, Data Sufficiency, Family Tree, etc.

Q: What's the difficulty level of CUET exam?

A: The exam difficulty level of CUET exam is usually moderate.

Q: What are the key topics of the General English section of CUET?

A: The English Language section of CUET includes Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Verbal Reasoning, Para jumbles, Fill in the Blanks, Antonyms & Synonyms, Sentence Completion, etc.

Q: How can I increase speed and accuracy to crack CUET exam?

A: The best way candidates can improve upon the speed and accuracy level for CUET exam is through the regular practice of CUET sample papers and the attempt of mock tests.

Q: How can I improve my chances of clearing CUET in the last few days?

A: Along with qualitative study sessions, candidates should also keep away from usual distractions such as social media, mobile phones to improve their prospects in CUET exam.

Q: Are questions in the General English section of CUET exam lengthy?

A: Yes, the English language section of CUET has comprehension passages that are lengthy in general. Candidates can crack this part by developing a habit of reading fast and understanding it fast.

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It's difficult to predict the exact colleges you can get into with a CUET score of 463 in India as admission cutoffs vary depending on several factors:

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Answered 2 days ago

A CUET score of 450 is a decent score, but its goodness for admission to B.A. at Suryadatta College of Management Information Research and Technology depends on various factors.

 

Firstly, the college's cutoff score varies every year, and it's usually around 500-550 for B.A. programs. However, the cut

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Beginner-Level 5

Answered 3 days ago

Minimum CUET cutt off for Delhi University is 400+ .

 

You can also use Shiskha college predictor -

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You can try for some low rank  colleges under some quota sets like disabled or sports ( if avillable).

 

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Answered 4 days ago

As you know, Delhi University only gives admissions based on the marks scored in CUET examinations. However, there is a twist to this story, you cannot take admission into the regular courses at Delhi University. But you can take admission into the courses of the School of Open Learning (SOL DU).

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Satyam Singh

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A student who scores 450 on the CUET may easily be accepted into B.A. programs at SDNB Vaishnav College for Women in Chennai, but the cutoff marks, number of offers, and other variables will determine the ultimate outcome.

Admission to SDNB Vaishnav College is usually merit-based, which means that yo

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Prateek Swami

Contributor-Level 6

Answered 5 days ago

Yes you can get admission in south and off campus but in north campus it is somewhat tough because of high cutoffss.

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Anjali Kumari

Beginner-Level 1

Answered a week ago

The selection process for a BCom at Kamala Nehru College is primarily based on the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) score. CUET is a national-level entrance exam conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admissions to undergraduate programs in various central universities, including D

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Ranjeeta Rai

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Answered 2 weeks ago

The table below shows the various specialisations offered by top MBA colleges accepting CUET PG in India along with their number of colleges:

Top SpecialisationsNo. of Colleges
Finance133
Sales & Marketing127
Human Resources124
International Business86
IT & Systems79

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Tasbiya Khan

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If you are asking for the best college for girls, then Miranda is for sure the top-tier institution for girls, followed by Lady Shri Ram and Gargi.

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6 Institutes accepting Christ University Entrance Test CUET

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • 4.3

    Placements

    4.1

    Infrastructure

    4.6

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.1

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.6

    Value for Money

    4.3

    Learning Experience

    0.0

    Course Support

    0.0
    (85)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 6.15 Lakh
  • |
  • 3 years
  • |
  • Full Time
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • 3.8

    Placements

    3.3

    Infrastructure

    4.4

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    3.7

    Crowd & Campus Life

    3.9

    Value for Money

    3.8

    Learning Experience

    0.0

    Course Support

    0.0
    (20)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 7.02 Lakh
  • |
  • 3 years
  • |
  • Full Time
BBA in Finance and International Business
  • 4.3

    Placements

    4.3

    Infrastructure

    4.4

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.0

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.5

    Value for Money

    4.1

    Learning Experience

    0.0

    Course Support

    0.0
    (10)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 7.47 Lakh
  • |
  • 3 years
  • |
  • Full Time
BBA in Business Analytics
  • 4.0

    Placements

    3.2

    Infrastructure

    4.4

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.4

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.4

    Value for Money

    3.6

    Learning Experience

    0.0

    Course Support

    0.0
    (7)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 6.48 Lakh
  • |
  • 3 years
  • |
  • Full Time

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