DUET 2022 Exam Pattern: Check UG, PG and Doctoral programmes Paper Pattern and Marking Scheme

Delhi University Entrance Test 2022 ( DUET )

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Updated on May 25, 2022 11:41 IST

DUET Exam Pattern 2022 for PG courses has been released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). DUET exam pattern has been is defined by the National Testing Agency (NTA) after thoroughly analysing the subjects and the requirements for the course. The exam for all the level of programmes i.e. UG, PG or doctoral is conducted in LAN Based CBT (Computer Based Test). There is a provision for negative marking in all the programmes for an incorrect answer. 

Read on to understand the entire exam pattern for DUET UG, PG and Doctoral programmes. Also, check the marking scheme, mode of exam and medium of paper as well.

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DUET Exam Pattern Highlights (General)

Mode of exam

LAN Based CBT (Computer Based Test)

Duration of test

2 hours

Question type

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Medium of Paper

English only (Language courses may have exception)

Marks per questions

4 (four) for each correct answer

Scoring

-1 negative marking for incorrect response

DUET Exam Pattern 2022 – B.Tech

Course

Exam Duration

Total No. of Questions

Exam Sections

B.Tech (Information Technology and Mathematical Innovation)

2 hours

100

Mathematics

Reasoning

Analytical skills

-

-

-

DUET Exam Pattern 2022 – BA Hons Multimedia and Mass Communication

Course

Exam Duration

Total No. of Questions

Exam Sections

BA Hons Multimedia and Mass Communication

2 hours

100

(The questions will be asked in English and Hindi language both)

General Awareness

Media Awareness

Current Affairs

English Comprehension

Grammatical skills

Analytical skills

DUET Exam Pattern 2022 – BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Sciences

Course

Exam Duration

Total No. of Questions

Exam Sections

BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Sciences

2 hours

100

(The questions will be asked in English and Hindi language both)

General Awareness

Current Affairs

General Knowledge

Communication skills (English/Hindi)

Logical Reasoning

Analytical Ability

DUET Exam Pattern 2022 – Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.)

  • Sections: English, Hindi, Mathematics, Science and Social science of Class 10 level. There will be no descriptive questions.
  • Language: English and Hindi
  • DUET Exam Pattern 2022 – Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.)
  • Language: The questions will be in English and Hindi language both. There will be no descriptive questions.

DUET 2022 Marking Scheme

The marking scheme of DUET is given below.

Total Questions Asked

100

Total Marks

400

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Negative Marking

Yes (1 mark for every wrong answer)

Marks for Correct Answer

4 marks

FAQs on DUET Exam Pattern

Q. How many times is DUET exam conducted in a year?

A. The Delhi University Entrance Test is conducted once a year by the National Testing Agency (NTA).

Q. How many sections are there in DUET exam?

A. As the exam is conducted at UG, PG, M.Phil and PhD level, the pattern for them all will be different.

Q. Does DUET exam have negative marking?

A. Yes, the DUET exam has a provision of negative marking. For each incorrect answer, -1 will be deducted. 

Q. What is the duration of the DUET exam?

A. The exam is for 120 minutes i.e. 2-hour. There is no section-wise time allotted in the exam.

Q. Can I answer the questions as per my choice?

A. No, the candidates will have to follow the chronology of the DUET question paper. There will be no option to answer the questions as per own choice.

Q. Will there be any deduction of marks in case a candidate skips a question in DUET paper?

A. No, no marks will be deducted for a question that is left unattempted. The candidates can safely skip questions if they do not know the correct answer.

Q. Can a candidate select the DUET slot as per their own choice?

A. No, the exam slots will be allotted to candidates by the exam authorities on a first-come first-served basis. The candidates strictly have to appear for DUET only in the test slot allotted to them.

Q. What is the medium of paper?

A. The medium of DUET exam is English only. But, the language courses may have an exception.

Q. What type of questions are asked in DUET UG/ PG/ M.Phil/ PhD exam? Will there be descriptive questions?

A. The questions in all the exams will be of objective type i.e. Multiple Choice Questions. Each question will have four options and the candidate needs to select the one which they think is a correct answer. And, no descriptive type of questions will be asked.

Q. Will the exam authorities introduce any changes in the pattern of DUET for the upcoming session?

A. As the official notification and schedule is yet to be released, so as of now, the pattern is expected to remain the same as that of last year.

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I have selected entrance exam as the criteria for MA Hispanic. What passing marks are needed for general category for DUET exam?

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Sampda raj

Contributor-Level 9

3 weeks ago

To get admission in M.Com, candidates belonging to the general category must get 50% marks in aggregate and candidates from OBC category should secure 45% whereas SC or ST candidates need to obtain 40% marks to pass graduation in commerce.

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Can I know when will be the DUET PG exam be held? Is it in the month of June or July?

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Vinty Tanwar

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a month ago

3rd week of July, 2022.

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Will the DUET UG exam follow the syllabus of CUET exam? What will the pattern?

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