CUET UG 2022 Live Updates: CUET Phase 2 Exam Begins, Check Important Details

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Anupama Mehra
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Updated on Aug 7, 2022 16:08 IST

As many as 14,90,000 candidates have applied for the CUET UG exam 2022 out of which 8,10,000 candidates and 6,80,000 candidates will take the test in the first and second slot respectively.

The NTA CUET UG 2022 (Phase 1) has ended and Phase 2 of CUET UG 2022 will begin from August 4, 2022.  The CUET 2022 UG Exam is been conducted in two lots: first slot (9 am to 12.15 pm) and second slpt will be (3 pm to 6.45 pm). The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the CUET admit card 2022 for phase 1 exam. Students have been eagerly waiting for the CUET Admit card 2022. NTA has released the CUET admit card 2022 for Phase 1 exam and CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 admit card on August 2.

Candidates will have to go to the official website and log in with their registration credentials to download the admit card or the hall ticket for the exam. NTA released the advanced exam centre city intimation slip on July 11 wherein candidates could check their individual subject-wise exam dates and the exam centre city allotment. CUET 2022 will be conducted in a computer-based mode from July 15 to August 20 in two phases. Earlier, NTA was scheduled to conduct the exam from July 15 to August 10.

As many as 14,90,000 candidates have applied for the CUET UG exam 2022 out of which 8,10,000 candidates and 6,80,000 candidates will take the test in the first and second slot respectively. CUET 2022 scores will be accepted by 43 Central Universities including Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi University, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Jamia Milia Islamia, Aligarh Muslim University, Visva Bharati University, Central University of Tamil Nadu, University of Hyderabad, Central University of Kerala, Central University of Punjab, among others. The Central Government has announced that it has decided to exempt Central Universities in the Northeastern States and Uttarakhand from conducting the exam due to operational difficulties.


Update 18 hours ago
  • 4:06 PM IST7 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Scheduled from August 12-14 Postponed to August 24-28

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 exams dated August 4 to August 6 were cancelled and postponed to August 12 to August 14. After multiple requests from candidates to postpone these dates due to festivals, NTA has further postponed these exam dates from August 24 to August 28. Explaining the situation, NTA stated, "Many candidates have approached NTA requesting not to schedule their examination between 12 to 14 August as a series of festivals are falling during this period. Also, many candidates had requested for date/city change of CUET (UG) – 2022 examination after 10 August 2022 onwards as the cities allotted to them in Phase II (04 to 06 August 2022) were not suitable to them. Considering the above requests, it has been decided that in place of 12 to 14 August 2022, the CUET (UG) – 2022 examination for all these candidates will now be conducted between 24 to 28 August 2022, and fresh Admit Card will be issued well before the date of Examination.”

    Read the details here.

  • 2:08 PM IST6 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 August 6 Test Cancelled at 53 Centres

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 dated August 6 saw cancellation/postponing of the exam at as many as 53 centres across 18 cities due to technical malfunction. Unlike the first two days, candidates were informed well in advance through SMS and email. NTA has stated, “Due to administrative/logistics/technical reasons, the CUET (UG) – 2022 examination scheduled for 06 August 2022 at 53 centres has been postponed to be held between 12 August to 14 August for the affected candidates.”

  • 1:38 PM IST6 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Dated August 5 Postponed at 50 Centres

    NTA has informed that the CUET UG 2022 exam scheduled for first shift on August 5 has been postponed at 20 examination centres. Examination scheduled for the second shift of the same date is postponed at 30 centres.

  • 6:09 PM IST5 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Day 2 Slot 2 Cancelled at Some Centres

    As per reports, the technical issues continued in the second day of CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 exam. The Slot 2 exam was cancelled at some of the centres in Noida. Candidates also complained of severe mismanagement at the centres such as not allowing candidates to carry water bottle, which was one of the permissible items. The centre officials also did not inform candidates of the second slot about the cancellation of the exam in advance.

  • 11:33 AM IST5 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Day 2 Conducting Smoothly

    NTA has announced that the CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Day 2 is being conducted smoothly. The exam authorities announced, "Exams are going smoothly in more than 95% of the centres across the country. Information regarding Cancellation/ postponement of exam at any of the centre will be informed by NTA by 11 am today." So far, there has not been any announcement regarding the postponement of Day 2 of CUET UG 2022 Phase 2.  

  • 6:30 PM IST4 Aug 2022

    NTA Postpones August 4 Exam at Glitch-Affected Centres to August 12

    NTA has announced that today’s exam will be postponed to August 12 for those candidates who were allotted seats at the centres which were massively affected with technical glitches. As many as 17 states and 29 cities have been mentioned in the list given in the table below. The same admit card will be valid. In case the candidates are appearing for other exams between August 12 and August 14, they will have to write to mentioning their desired date and roll number.

  • 4:42 PM IST4 Aug 2022

    NTA to Conduct General Test for Candidates Affected by Glitch

    Responding to the complaints of several candidates from the exam centres facing technical glitches which hampered their exam-taking experience, NTA has stated that appropriate action would be taken based on the Observer Report.


  • 1:26 PM IST4 Aug 2022

    Easy Paper on Expected Lines

    As per the student reactions, the exam was of easy difficulty level. The questions were on the expected lines and the topics were that from the syllabus of CUET and the Board exams, which were announced by the exam officials. 

  • 1:23 PM IST4 Aug 2022

    Candidates Face Technical Glitches at Certain Centres

    Some of the candidates appearing for Slot 1 of the CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 have faced technical glitches at certain exam centres. While some shared that their systems were not working properly, for others there were issues in terms the mouse and the virtual clock. This has caused delay in the overall duration of the exam. Test-takers are given extra time to complete their exam.

  • 12:21 PM IST4 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Day 1 Slot 1 Concludes

    The Slot 1 for the CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Day 1 has concluded at 12.15 pm. Test takers appearing in this slot has started to come out of the exam hall. While some are satisfied and confident of their performance, few candidates feel that their exam performance was not up to the mark. 

  • 11:52 AM IST4 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Expected to be Similar to Phase 1

    It is expected that the exam pattern, question types and difficulty level of the CUET UG 2022 will be on similar lines as that of Phase 1. In the last phase, the difficulty level of the exam was easy to moderate and the questions were NCERT-based. Students who have already appeared for the Board exams or other entrance exams found the exam to be on the easier lines.

  • 11:07 AM IST4 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Began at 9 AM

    The CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 exam commenced today, August 4, at 9 AM. The total duration of the exam is 3 hours and 15 minutes and it will conclude at 12.15 pm. The reporting process had started at 8 AM and the entry gates closed at 8.30 AM. 

  • 8:12 AM IST4 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Dated August 4 to August 6 Postponed in Kerala

    NTA has notified that the CUET UG 2022 exams dated August 4, August 5 and August 6 have been postponed at the Kerala centres due to heavy rains and flood situations. Candidates will be notified to of the fresh dates on the official website of the exam. "Due to heavy rain in many districts of Kerala in past few days, it has been brought to the notice of NTA that it may not be possible for a large number of candidates to reach the Examination Centre for CUET (UG) – 2022 within stipulated time as the movement will be very difficult and there may be disruption of power," NTA has stated.

  • 2:59 PM IST3 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Begins Tomorrow; Get Last Minute Preparation Tips and Instructions

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 is all set to commence tomorrow, August 4. Candidates who are scheduled to take the test from August 4 to August 6 received their admit cards yesterday, August 2. Those who would be taking the test on the later dates will be able to download their CUET UG 2022 admit card on the later dates. 

  • 11:48 AM IST2 Aug 2022

    CUET 2022 Exams Dated August 4-6 Shifted to August 11-14 to Avoid Clash with Other Exams

    Some of the candidates who were earlier scheduled to take CUET 2022 on August 4, August 5 or August 6 have been now shifted to August 12, August 13 and August 14 to avoid clash with various entrance exams such as MHTCET. BITSAT, NATA, etc. The exam date and venue have been notified on their CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 admit card, to be released later.

  • 10:07 AM IST2 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 Admit Card Released at; Download Here

    CUET 2022 Phase 2 admit card has been released today; i.e. August 2, 2022 on the official website of the exam. Candidates can download the admit card or the hall ticket by logging in with their application number and password.

  • 9:36 AM IST2 Aug 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 admit card to release today at 10 am; confirms NTA

    The National Testing Agency (NTA) has confirmed that it will release the CUET UG 2022 phase 2 admit card today at 10 am. However, NTA will release the admit card only for the CUET UG 2022 exam scheduled to be held from August 4 to 6, 2022. 

  • 4:26 PM IST1 Aug 2022

    CUET Phase 2 UG 2022: students demand postponement amid clash with other entrance exams

    However, with the State Common Entrance Test (CET) cell Maharashtra releasing the MHT CET admit card 2022 for physics, chemistry, and mathematics (PCM), several students have taken to social media platforms demanding postponement of the CUET exam dates as it is clashing with MHT CET exam 2022. Read here.

  • 12:49 PM IST31 Jul 2022

    Candidates Who Missed CUET Phase 1 to Appear in Phase 2

    As per reports, as many as 58,909 candidates could not appear for the CUET Phase 1 exam owing to last-minute changes in the exam centre or cancellation due to technical glitches. Such candidates will be allotted slots in the Phase 2 exam of CUET UG 2022.

  • 8:53 AM IST31 Jul 2022

    CUET Phase 2 Admit Card to be Out Today

    CUET 2022 Phase 2 admit card is scheduled to be released today, i.e. July 31. The date of the second phase admit card release was announced by UGC Chairman M Jagadesh Kumar on July 15, the day when the Phase 1 exam commenced.

  • 10:23 AM IST29 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2nd phase exam from August 4, 6,80,000 students likely to appear

    As per reports, nearly 14,90,000 candidates, including students within the country and abroad, have already registered for CUET UG 2022. In the first phase, nearly 8,10,000 appeared for the CUET UG 2022 Exam. In the second phase, nearly 6,80,000 candidates are expected to write the exam.

  • 3:35 PM IST28 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Phase 2 Admit Card on July 31

    CUET 2022 Phase 2 admit card is scheduled to be released on July 31. Those who are slated to take their exam between August 4 and August 20 will have to download their CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 hall ticket at by logging in with their registration credentials. The admit card will carry information related to their exam date and slot, timing, exam centre venue and address, among other information. Click here to read more.

  • 1:09 PM IST28 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 1 Result: Know Expected Date, Process and What Next

     Although NTA has not released any date or notification regarding the result declaration. It is expected that the exam authorities will release the answer keys. Read here to know more.

  • 12:00 PM IST25 Jul 2022

    When CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 exam will begin?

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 2 exam will begin from August 4, 2022.

  • 11:11 AM IST22 Jul 2022

    How to get admission to Central Universities without CUET UG 2022 score?

    Students who have appeared or will be appearing for CUET 2022 exam must note that they can also enroll in central university without the CUET score. Read further to know more.

  • 10:45 AM IST22 Jul 2022

    Where to download CUET phase 2 admit card 2022?

    Candidates can download the CUET UG admit card 2022 for phase 2 exam on July 31 at

  • 12:22 PM IST21 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Phase 1 concluded, 76% attendance recorded, 58,909 missed alloted slot

    Out of the 2,50,495 candidates who were allotted slots in CUET 2022 phase one, a total of 1,91.586 appeared for the CUET Exam 2022. Earlier, the University Grants Commission (UGC) chairman Jagadesh kumar informed that nearly 8 lakh 10 thousand candidates will appear in phase 1 and 6 lakh 80 thousand students in phase 2. 

  • 9:43 AM IST21 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2022: When will CUET Phase 2 exam 2022 will begin?

    CUET exam 2022 phase 2 will begin from August 4.  The first phase of CUET UG entrance test is over now.

  • 3:00 PM IST20 Jul 2022

    CUET UG exam 2022 for day 4 (slot 2) begins

    CUET exam 2022 second slot has begun at 3 pm and will be over at 6.45pm.

  • 2:49 PM IST20 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2022: Universities admitting students without CUET Score; check names, admission process

    With many well-known universities adopting CUET 2022, the question remains how one should take admission to UG courses without appearing for the CUET 2022 exam. Know how to take admissions in private universities on the basis of their Class 12 score.

  • 12:17 PM IST20 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022: Day 4 slot 1 exam over

    The first shift examination of CUET UG 2022 for day 4 (July 20) is now over.

  • 9:52 AM IST20 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Day 4 Slot 1 Exam Begins

    The fourth day of CUET 2022 exam begins at 9 am.

  • 2:03 PM IST19 Jul 2022

    When will the CUET answer key 2022 be released?

    The National Testing Agency (NTA) has not yet declared the CUET 2022 answer key release date for the Undergraduate entrance exam.

  • 12:28 PM IST19 Jul 2022

    CUET slot 1 exam ends for July 19

    CUET entrance test 2022 for day 3 has ended. The second slot of the exam will begin at 3 pm.

  • 10:03 AM IST19 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022: SFI holds protest against 'careless conduct' of CUET

    Student Federation of India (SFI) on Monday held a protest against the 'careless conduct' of CUET exam in front of the University Grants Commission (UGC) office. They also demanded second attempt for those students who have missed the exams due to the last minute centre change.

  • 9:23 PM IST18 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Day 3 on July 19: NTA Issues Notice

    NTA issued a notice regarding the exam centres for CUET 2022 Day 3 exam scheduled to be held on July 19. It states that the exam centre will be the same as that mentioned on the admit card. Candidates are advised to download it again to confirm the venue details and address. “Several queries have been received from candidates regarding change of Centre for their examination scheduled on 19 July 2022. Candidates are hereby informed that they should go to the Centre mentioned on their Admit Card downloaded from the website,” the notice states.

  • 1:12 PM IST18 Jul 2022

    What is CUET?

    Central University Entrance Test (CUET) is an all-India level entrance exam conducted by NTA for admission in UG courses offered in all the participating institutions. Till last year, the full name of the exam was Central Universities Common Entrance Test or CUCET, which has been changed by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The exam is conducted once a year in over 500 cities in India and abroad. The exam is conducted in a computer-based mode for two hours. Originally CUCET was conducted by UGC in paper-pencil-based mode. Last year onwards, NTA is conducting the test in a computer-based mode. 

  • 10:55 AM IST18 Jul 2022

    CUET exam 2022: Reservation criteria

    Central Universities that will be enrolling students based on the CUET score 2022 will consider their own reservation policy for the seat distribution and the minimum percentage required. Candidates who have applied under the reserved category must note that they will have to submit their original documents at the admission time. The CUET 2022 reservation criteria and quota policies clearly state that the students must provide their reservation documents to safe their seat in the desired college, without which, they won't be given admission. 

  • 9:37 AM IST18 Jul 2022

    CUET exam 2022: Around 54,000 unique combinations of subjects

    The CUET 2022 will be held for more than 54,555 unique combinations of subjects.

  • 6:52 PM IST16 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 day 2 exam concluded

    The NTA has concluded the Day 2 CUET UG 2022 exam second slot at 6:45 pm.

  • 2:45 PM IST16 Jul 2022

    CUET day 2 second slot exam begins

    The NTA CUET UG 2022 exam day 2 for phase 1 ( 2nd slot) has begun. The second slot examination will end at 6.45 pm.

  • 12:30 PM IST16 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 exam first slot concluded

    The NTA has concluded CUET UG 2022 exam day 2 first slot at 12:15 pm. CUET slot 2 exam will start from 3 pm and will end at 6:45pm. 

  • 11:36 AM IST16 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Candidates With Changed Exam Centres to Get Another Chance in Phase 2: NTA

    NTA has announced that all those who missed their CUET 2022 exam because of last minute change in exam centre or cancellation at last moment will be given another chance to appear for their missed CUET 2022 exams in the second phase, which will be conducted in August. 

  • 9:25 AM IST16 Jul 2022

    NO retest for those who missed CUET UG 2022 exam: UGC Chairman clarifies

    The National Testing Agency (NTA) successfully conducted the day 1 of the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) for Undergraduate courses phase 1. However, some students reported being late to the examination center while some missed their exams due to the relocation of the examination center. 

  • 6:36 PM IST15 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Day 1 Concludes with Slot 2

    The CUET 2022 Slot 2 concluded at 6.15 pm. The difficulty level was easy to moderate. The pattern and structure were similar to that of the first slot. While few students faced technical glitches in this slot as well, the majority of the candidates took the test in a glitch-free manner. The questions were from the syllabus and the topics were NCERT-based. 

  • 3:41 PM IST15 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Day 1 Slot 2 Begins

    The Slot 2 of CUET 2022 has started at 3 pm. Candidates had to report the exam centre by 1.20 PM and the gates closed at 2.30 PM. the exam would conclude at 6.15 pm.

  • 1:55 PM IST15 Jul 2022

    Technical Glitches Hit Some Candidates

    Several candidates complained of technical glitches or server errors while taking the exam. For some, the exam started late and some other candidates mentioned that their system or mouse hanged mid-way. This caused a delay in the exam. However, test-takers got the actual exam duration as once the system was restored, the timing or duration of the exam was same as when it had stopped. This disruption caused inconvenience to a lot of candidates. 

  • 1:07 PM IST15 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 First Day First Slot Concludes

    CUET 2022 first slot has concluded at 12.15 pm on July 15. Majority of the students had appeared for English, Mathematics and Computer Science papers on Slot 1. According to the students, the overall difficulty level was easy to moderate. They found the questions from General Test and English to be on the easier side. Those appearing for Mathematics faced time crunch as they had to attempt 40 questions in 45 minutes. Overall, the exam experience was satisfactory for the CUET 2022 candidates on Day 1.

  • 10:48 AM IST15 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2022 Slot Timings

    The following table brings the CUET 2022 exam timings for both slots.

    CUET 2022 Slot

    CUET 2022 Timing

    Slot 1

    9 am to 12.15 pm

    Slot 2

    3 pm to 6.45 pm

  • 10:12 AM IST15 Jul 2022

    UGC Chairman wishes students for CUET Exam 2022


  • 10:06 AM IST15 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022: Maximum number of tests

    Candidates are allowed to take maximum of 9 tests in the CUET 2022 exam.

  • 9:00 AM IST15 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Exam for central universities UG admissions begins

    The NTA has begun the CUET UG 2022 Exam from today; i.e. July 15, 2022 for admission to UG programmes in 44 central universities and 46 other universities.

  • 3:51 PM IST14 Jul 2022

    CUET Exam 2022: What is the mode of CUET exam?

    The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the CUET entrance exam for UG courses in computer-based mode. Candidates will get a blank sheet to do the rough work during the CUET exam 2022.

  • 2:30 PM IST14 Jul 2022

    Last Minute Preparation Tips for CUET 2022

    Candidates must ensure that they do not stress much about their preparation on the last day before the exam. Here are some basic tips to follow on the day before the exam.

  • 12:33 PM IST14 Jul 2022

    Information Carried in CUET 2022 Admit Card

    The following information will be printed on the CUET UG 2022 admit card:

    • Candidate’s personal details such as name, parent’s name, date of birth, photograph and signature

    • Test papers/subjects opted for

    • Exam dates and slots

    • Exam centre venue and address

    • Exam day instructions

    • Self-Declaration Form Undertaking

  • 11:02 AM IST14 Jul 2022

    How to download the CUET admit card 2022?

    Candidates can follow the simple steps given below to download the CUET 2022 admit card:

    • Go to the official website of CUET UG - in
    • Click on Sign In option
    • Enter your application number and password in the login window
    • Click on the Login button
    • CUET UG admit card will be displayed on the screen
    • Download and save the admit card for CUET UG 2022
  • 9:26 AM IST14 Jul 2022

    CUET UG 2022: Age Limit

    For appearing in the CUET UG 2022, there is no age limit for the candidates. The candidates who have passed the class 12th /equivalent examination or are appearing in 2022 irrespective of their age can appear in CUET UG 2022 examination, NTA stated in the official notification.

  • 5:31 PM IST13 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

    Candidates must meet the eligibility criteria set by the Central Universities in order to apply and appear for CUET 2022. The eligibility parameters are as follows:

    • Students will need to have passed Class 12 from a recognised board in Science stream to take admission to bachelor’s degree programmes in the Central Universities.
    • For the General category, the candidate needs to secure a minimum of 50 per cent in Class 12, for SC/ST, candidates need to have secured a minimum of 45 per cent in Class 12 in order to be eligible for the CUET 2022. For BTech programmes, the minimum aggregate for the General category candidates is 45 per cent and that of the reserved category candidates is 40 per cent.
  • 5:10 PM IST13 Jul 2022

    CUET 2022 Phase 1 Admit Card Released at; Download Here

    CUET 2022 admit card for Phase 1 has been released on July 13 early morning. Although the original schedule to release the admit card was July 12, 6 pm, it was delayed. 

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