CUET UG 2024: DU remains top choice with 26 lakh applications; Numbers expected to increase

CUET UG 2024: DU remains top choice with 26 lakh applications; Numbers expected to increase

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Shruti Garg
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New Delhi, Updated on Apr 19, 2024 15:28 IST

CUET UG 2024 application process concluded on April 05, 2024. As per the National Testing Agency (NTA) 13.4 lakh applications have been received for CUET UG (Common University Entrance Test-Undergraduate) for academic session 2024-25. Check the top universities for which maximum applications have been received.

CUET UG 2024

CUET UG 2024

CUET UG 2024 application process concluded on April 05 , 2024. As per the National Testing Agency (NTA) 13.4 lakh applications have been received for CUET UG 2024 for academic session 2024-25. Reportedly, a decrease of 10.6 percent (approx.) has been reported from the previous year. Notably, CUET UG is the second-largest entrance exam in the country in terms of registrations.

CUET 2024 Top Universities

Among the 261 CUET participating universities, the University of Delhi (DU) remains the top choice for candidates by receiving 26 lakh applications for its nearly 80,000 undergraduate course seats. The number of applications is less than the previous year (28.3 lakh), however, the numbers are expected to increase when closer to the counselling period.

Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is the second highest institution which has received 8.4 applications followed by Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (BBAU) with 5.1 lakh applications. CUET 2024 participating universities such as Central University of Allahabad, Jamia Milia Islamia, Central University of Harayana and Central University of Karnataka have received more than one lakh registrations.   

CUET Top Universities

CUET Participating University

Institution Type

Number of Applications (Approx.)

University of Delhi

Central

26 lakh

Banaras Hindu University

Central

8.4 lakh

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow

Central

5.1 lakh

Amity University, Noida

Private

4.97 lakh

University of Allahabad

Central

4.8 lakh

Chandigarh University

Private

3.3 lakh

Jamia Milia Islamia

Central

2.6 lakh

Lovely Professional University

Private

2.4 lakh

Central University of Haryana

Central

2.3 lakh

Central University of Karnataka

Central

2.3 lakh

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Central

1.6 lakh

Visva Bharati University

Central

1.6 lakh

Aligarh Muslim University

Central

1 lakh

CUET 2024 Exam

CUET exam 2024 is set to be held from May 15 to May 31, 2024 in hybrid mode. The mode of examination for each subject will be announced soon this week.

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