CUET 2024: Exam Date (OUT), Registration, Pattern, and Syllabus

Central University Entrance Test 2024 ( CUET )

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Shruti Garg
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Updated on Nov 2, 2023 17:27 IST

CUET 2024 application form will be released in February 2024. CUET 2024 exam date has been announced. Know about CUET registration, exam dates, syllabus, and pattern on this page. 

CUET 2024
CUET 2024: National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the CUET 2024 from May 15 to May 31, 2024. It is expected that NTA will release the CUET 2024 application form in February 2024. Students will be able to fill the CUET 2024 application form on the CUET 2024 official website- The mode of application of CUET 2024 is online. Students will have to visit the official website and submit the CUET 2024 application form. 

Those who are planning to appear for the CUET 2024 should check the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. They should be aware of the CUET 2024 syllabus. NTA will announce the CUET 2024 dates on the official website. Students should keep an eye on the official website for CUET 2024 notification.

More than 250 universities, including central, state, deemed, private, and other universities, offer admission through CUET 2024. Those who wish to pursue UG courses in all central universities and other CUET participating universities have to appear for the CUET 2024 exam. The Common University Entrance Test (CUET) is a national level entrance exam conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency) for admission to various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

Latest Update:

September 19, 2023: CUET UG 2024 exam date announced

About CUET UG 

Common University Entrance Test also known as CUET, is a national-level entrance exam. CUET provides a common platform and equal opportunities for all aspirants across India. NTA conducts this entrance exam for admission to UG courses offered in all the central universities and other participating universities in India. CUET UG is conducted across more than 300 cities in India in 13 mediums. The exam is conducted in online mode. The duration of the CUET exam is dependent upon the subjects chosen by the candidate. 

CUET UG 2024 Highlights

Students can check the table below for important features of the CUET 2024 exam.



Exam Name


CUET Full Form

Common University Entrance Test- Undergraduate

CUET Conducting Body

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Exam Level

Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Mode

Online (Computer-Based Mode)

Language of Exam

13 languages - English, Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, Odia, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Urdu

Exam Centre Cities

171 cities across India and 24 cities outside India

Accepting Colleges

More than 250 universities including central, state, deemed and private universities

Official Website

When is the CUET 2024 Exam?

CUET 2024 is scheduled to be held from May 15 to May 31, 2024. National Testing Agency has announced the official exam date for CUTE UG and CUET PG. To maximize the CUET score, candidates must stay updated with the CUET exam date and prepare for it accordingly. The CUET 2024 application is expected to release in February 2024. 

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CUET UG 2024 Exam Date

Students can check the CUET 2024 dates (tentative) below. NTA will announce the CUET 2024 date on the official website. Expected dates of CUET UG 2024 are given below.


Dates (Tentative)

CUET Application form release 

First week of February 2024

Last date to submit the CUET application form

Third week of March 2024

Application correction Date

First week of April 2024

Announcement of city of CUET exam

Second week of April 2024

CUET Admit card release

First week of May 2024

CUET (UG) Exam

15-May-2024 to 31-May-2024

Answer Key Release Date

Fourth week of June 2024

CUET Result Date

Third week of July 2024

Counselling session

Last week of July 2024 onwards

CUET UG 2024 Notification

It is expected that NTA will release the information bulletin of CUET 2024 in January 2024. Details regarding the CUET examination process, admission and application details will be updated soon after the release of the CUET 2024 notification online.

CUET UG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates willing to appear for the CUET UG 2024 examination, must fill the CUET application form. Prior to registration, candidates must ensure to fulfill the CUET eligibility criteria, failing which their candidature will stand cancelled. As per the CUET eligibility criteria, there is no age limit to apply for CUET UG. Check below to know the CUET eligibility criteria:

  • The students who cleared the class 12th/equivalent examination or are appearing in 2024 irrespective of their age can appear in the CUET 2024 exam.
  • Students have to fulfill the age criteria (if any) of the University (ies) in which they are taking admission.

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CUET UG 2024 Application Form

It is expected that NTA will release the CUET 2024 application form in February 2024 on the official website. Students have to visit the official website - to fill the CUET 2024 application form when released. They must register on the portal by providing the required details and finish the procedure by submitting the application fee and required documents. We will update the CUET 2024 registration details, once it is released. 

CUET 2024 Application Form: List of Documents to Upload

Candidates filling the CUET 2024 application form, must keep the following documents in prescribed size and format ready before filling the application form:

List of Documents Size Format
Scanned photograph 10 kb to 200 kb JPG/JPEG (with 80% face without mask)
Scanned signature 4 kb to 30 kb JPG/JPEG
Scanned copy of category certificate (SC/ST/OBC/EWS etc.)* 50 kb to 300 kb PDF
Scanned copy of PwBD certificate* 50 kb to 300 kb PDf

*If applicable

Steps to fill CUET 2024 Application Form

Students can go through the steps given below to fill the CUET 2024 application form.

  • Open the official website -
  • Fill up the CUET registration 2024 by entering the details such as name, address and contact details. 
  • The login credentials will be generated and received on the registered email address and mobile number.
  • The students can use the login details provided by NTA and fill the application form of CUET.
  • Upload the required documents, such as a scanned image of a photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Then pay the required application fees online
  • Take the printouts of the filled application form for future reference.

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CUET 2024 application form

List of documents required for CUET application form

CUET 2024 Application Form Fee

The application fees will be according to the number of subjects chosen by the students. Check the table below for CUET UG 2024 application fee.

Number of Subjects Candidate Category Application Fee (in INR)
Up to 3 Subjects General (UR) 750
SC/ST/PwBD/Third Gender 650
Centres Outside India 3,750
Up to 7 Subjects General (UR) 1,500
OBC-NCL (EWS) 1,400
SC/ST/PwBD/Third Gender 1,300
Centres Outside India 7,500
Up to 10 Subjects General (UR) 1,750
OBC-NCL (EWS) 1,650
SC/ST/PwBD/Third Gender 1,550
Centres Outside India 11,000

CUET 2024 Exam Centre

CUET UG 2024 exam centres are expected to be located around 388 cities across India and 24 cities abroad. Candidates will be required to enter their preferred exam city while filling the CUET application form. NTA will try to assign their CUET 2024 centre in their preferred exam city.

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CUET UG 2024 Exam Pattern

Students can check the structure of CUET in terms of the number of questions in each section along with the exam duration.


Number of Questions


Section IA

40 questions to be attempted out of 50 in each language

45 minutes for each language

Section IB

Section II

35/40 Questions to be attempted out of 45/50

45 Minutes for each Domain-Specific Subject

Section III

50 Questions to be attempted out of 60

60 minutes

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CUET UG 2024 Syllabus

Students preparing for the CUET 2024 exam will have to go through the CUET 2024 syllabus. It is expected that NTA will not make any changes in the CUET 2024 syllabus. The domain-specific subjects syllabus will be the same as the NCERT syllabus. Students are advised to learn the NCERT books. 

The following table shows the section-wise types of questions or the CUET 2024 syllabus.


CUET Syllabus or Question Types

Section I – Language

Reading Comprehension - based on different types of passages–Factual, Literary and Narrative, Literary Aptitude and Vocabulary

Section II – Domain Subject

Class 12 Board Exam Syllabus of the Subject

Section III – General Test

General Knowledge, Current Affairs, General Mental Ability, Numerical Ability, Quantitative Reasoning (Simple application of basic mathematical concepts arithmetic/algebra geometry/mensuration/stat taught till Grade 8), Logical and Analytical Reasoning

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CUET Question Paper

National Testing Agency releases the CUET question paper online at Candidates preparing for CUET exam must download the previous year question paper. CUET previous year question paper help become familiar with the exam pattern and types of questions asked in the exam. With the help of CUET question paper, aspirants can assess their preparation level and know their strengths and weaknesses.

CUET Syllabus and CUET Question Paper


CUET Syllabus PDFs

CUET Question Paper PDFs

Accountancy/Book Keeping

CUET Accountancy Syllabus PDF

CUET Accountancy Question Paper


CUET Agriculture Syllabus PDF

CUET Agriculture Question Paper


CUET Anthropology Syllabus PDF

CUET Anthropology Question Paper


CUET Biology Syllabus PDF

CUET Biology Question Paper

Business Studies

CUET Business Studies Syllabus PDF

CUET Business Studies Question Paper


CUET Chemistry Syllabus PDF

CUET Chemistry Question Paper

Computer Science

CUET Computer Science Syllabus PDF

CUET Computer Science Question Paper

Business Economics/ Economics

CUET Economics Syllabus PDF

CUET Economics Question Paper

General Test

CUET General Test Syllabus PDF

CUET General Test Question Paper


CUET Geography Syllabus PDF

CUET Geography Question Paper


CUET History Syllabus PDF

CUET History Question Paper

Home Science

CUET Home Science Syllabus PDF

CUET Home Science Question Paper


CUET Languages Syllabus

CUET English Question Paper

Legal Studies

CUET Legal Studies Syllabus PDF

CUET Legal Studies Question Paper

Mass Media and Communication

CUET Mass Media and Communication Syllabus PDF

CUET Mass Media and Communication Question Paper (Awaited)


CUET Mathematics Syllabus PDF

CUET Mathematics Question Paper


CUET Physics Syllabus PDF

CUET Physics Question Paper

Physical Education

CUET Physical Education Syllabus PDF

CUET Physical Education Question paper (Awaited)

Political Science

CUET Political Science Syllabus

CUET Political Science Question Paper


CUET Psychology Syllabus PDF

CUET Psychology Question Paper


CUET Sociology Syllabus PDF

CUET Sociology Question Paper

Teaching Aptitude

CUET Teaching Aptitude Syllabus PDF

CUET Teaching Aptitude Question Paper

CUET 2024 Intimation Slip

NTA will release the CUET 2024 intimation slip for the registered candidates. CUET intimation slip is released before the admit card to inform the candidates about the city and state where the applicant's exam centre will be located. Candidates cannot use the intimation slip as CUET 2024 admit card. The motive to provide the CUET exam city slip is to help candidates prepare in advance regarding the travel and commute.

CUET UG 2024 Admit Card

NTA will release the CUET 2024 admit card on the official website two or three days before the allotted exam dates. Students must take two hard copies of the CUET 2024 hall tickets to the exam centre. Students without a copy of the CUET 2024 hall ticket, passport-size photographs, and a self-declaration form will not be allowed inside the CUET exam centre. Steps to download the CUET 2024 admit card are given below.

Steps to Download CUET 2024 Admit Card

  • Visit the official website of CUET 2024- 
  • Click on the Login tab
  • Enter the CUET 2024 Application Number and Password
  • Click on CUET 2024 Admit Card Download
  • Download the CUET 2024 admit card in PDF format
  • Students should take a printout of the admit card.

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CUET UG 2024 Books for Preparation

Students are advised to learn the best CUET 2024 books. They need not learn all the books which are available in the market. They can take the help of their teachers to find out the best CUET 2024 books. Following are some CUET 2024 books that students can refer to. 

  • Oswaal NTA CUET UG Mock test sample question papers
  • NCERT Books for each domain subject (if available)
  • Past Year Papers of General Aptitude Tests
  • R.S. Aggarwal Books for Science subjects
  • T.S. Grewal Books for Commerce subjects
  • NCERT Exemplar for each domain subject (if available)
  • Quantitative Aptitude by R.S. Aggarwal

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CUET UG 2024 Preparation

Students are advised to go through the CUET 2024 preparation tips given below.

  • Make a proper time table and follow it.
  • Know the CUET 2024 syllabus thoroughly.
  • Understand the CUET exam pattern and marking scheme and prepare accordingly.
  • Refer to the study material for CUET such as prep books and previous years' question papers to help better understand the exam.
  • Solve previous year CUET question papers, and sample papers.
  • Attend a maximum number of CUET mock tests.

Through proper preparation, students can easily clear the CUET 2024 exam.

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CUET UG Analysis

NTA conducted CUET UG 2023 in nine phases and administered in three shifts. As per the CUET UG 2023 analysis, the exam was easy to moderate. Candidates willing to know the difficulty level of CUET UG subject-wise must check the link provided below.

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CUET UG Provisional Answer Key 2024

NTA will release the CUET provisional answer key soon after the exam is over. Candidates will be provided an opportunity to challenge the CUET answer key in case of any discrepancy. candidates will be required to pay the requisite fee for CUET answer key challenge, which is non-refundable. Challenges made during the stipulated period will be considered. Candidates will not be informed about the outcome of the challenges. The window to challenge the answer key will open tentatively in last week of June 2024.

Steps to Download CUET Answer Key

Refer the steps mentioned below to download the CUET answer key:

Step 1- Visit the official website of CUET-

Step 2- Click on the tab displaying 'Provisional Answer Key for Common University Entrance Test [CUET (UG)]'

Step 3- Screen will now display the CUET answer key PDF file

Step 4- Save and download the provisional answer key

CUET UG Response Sheet 2024

National Testing Agency will display the CUET response sheet and question paper attempted by the candidate along with the CUET answer key. Candidates will be able to check their responses and calculate their probable score with the help of CUET answer key. The recorded response are likely to be displayed for two to three days on the official website of NTA CUET UG.

Steps to Download CUET Response Sheet

Candidates will be able to download the response sheet along with CUET question paper by following the steps mentioned below:

Step 1- Visit the official website-

Step 2- Click on the tab displaying 'Display of Provisional Answer Keys, and Question Paper with Recorded Responses for Answer Key Challenge for Common University Entrance Test [CUET (UG)]'

Step 3- Click on the link provided for 

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CUET UG 2024 Answer Key

Based on the challenges received by the candidates, NTA will release the CUET final answer key 2024. Candidates will be able to calculate their approximate score with the help of the final answer key before the declaration of results. 

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CUET UG 2024 Result

CUET 2024 results will be released by NTA in third week of July 2024 tentatively. Once released, students can follow the steps given below to check the CUET result 2024:

  • Visit the official website of CUET-
  • Click on the 'CUET 2024 Result (UG)' tab
  • Enter the Application number and Date of Birth or Password and submit.
  • The CUET UG 2024 scorecard will be displayed on the screen.
  • Take a printout of the result scorecard for future purposes.

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CUET UG Participating Institutes

CUET UG scores are accepted by more than 250 universities in India, including central. state, deemed, and private universities. Candidates seeking admission to any of the CUET participating institutes must check the detailed admission process to apply for UG admissions.

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CUET Accepting Colleges Seat Intake

Know the number of seats offered by CUET UG participating colleges

CUET Participating Colleges Seat Intake
BR Ambedkar Seat Intake Through CUET Allahabad University (AU) Seat Intake Through CUET
BBAU Seat Intake Through CUET CU Rajasthan Seat Intake through CUET 2023: Check Course-wise Total Seats
DU Seat Intake Through CUET  

CUET Accepting Colleges Application Form

Check the table below to get the links to apply for universities through CUET.

Participating Universities AdmissionThrough CUET
BR Ambedkar University Admission/Counselling Through CUET Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar (BBAU) Admission Through CUET Allahabad University (AU) Admission Through CUET
CU Jammu Admission Through CUET CU Kashmir Admission Through CUET BHU UG Admission Through CUET
DU Admission Through CUET CU Rajasthan Admission Through CUET  

CUET UG 2024 Cut Off

CUET cut off 2024 will be released by the participating institutes like DU, BHU, AU, and other universities soon after the declaration of results. The cut-off for CUET 2024 may vary for different courses and institutes. CUET 2024 cut off for participating institutes is updated soon after the release of the cut-offs by the participating institutes. 

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CUET UG cut off

Check CUET Cut Off of Participating Institutes:

CUET Participating Universities CUET Cut Off Link
CUET Cut off for Central University (CU) Jammu Click Here
CUET Cut off for Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (BBAU) Click Here
CUET Cut off for BR Ambedkar University Click Here
CUET Cut off for CU Rajasthan: Get Category-Wise, Course-Wise Cutoff Ranks Click Here
CUET Allahabad University (AU) Cut Off Click Here
CUET BHU Cut Off  Click Here
CUET DU Cut off  Click Here

CUET UG Counselling 2024

CUET counselling 2024 will be conducted by the CUET participating institutes soon after the release of the cut offs. Candidates willing to participate in the CUET counselling process of universities, must ensure to fill the counselling application form within the stipulated period. 

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FAQs on CUET 2024

Q: When will be CUET 2024 conducted?

A: CUET UG 2024 exam date has been announced. NTA will conduct the CUET UG 2024 exam from May 15 to May 31, 2024 in CBT mode.

Q: How to apply for CUET 2024?

A: Students can visit the CUET exam official website and register themselves. Then they have to complete the CUET application process by filling the required details, uploading the necessary documents and paying the required fees.

Q: How many sections are there in the CUET UG exam 2024?

A: There will be four sections in the CUET UG exam 2024. They are Section IA, Section IB, Section II, and Section III. 

Q: When can I apply for the CUET 2024?

A: NTA will release the CUET application form 2024 in February 2024, tentatively. Students can visit the official website and apply for the CUET 2024, once the application form is released.

Q: When will CUET 2024 result be announced?

A: NTA will announce the CUET 2024 result in July 2024. In 2023, the CUET result was released on July 15. Candidates can check their CUET results on the official website by entering their login credentials- application number and date of birth/password.

Q: When will be CUET 2024 admit card released?

A: It is expected that NTA will release CUET 2024 admit card, 2 or 3 days before the CUET 2024 exam. Registered candidates have to download the CUET admit card by visiting the official website of CUET UG- In order to download the CUET admit card, candidates are required to enter their Application Number and Password or Date of Birth.  

Q: When will be CUET 2024 answer key released?

A: It is expected that CUET 2024 answer key will be released in June 2024. First CUET UG 2024 provisional answer key will be released. Then candidates can  raise objections. Based on the objections received, NTA will released the CUET 2024 final answer key. Students can download the CUET 2024 final answer key PDF from the official website.

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