CUCET 2021: Exam Dates | Application Fee | Exam Pattern

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CUCET 2021

Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) is an all-India level entrance exam organized jointly by 14 central Universities for admission into UG, PG, and Ph.D. programs available in all participating institutions. CUCET is held once a year in 120 cities of India. The test is organized offline (pen & paper) and a two-hour duration is provided to candidates. A total of 20 universities, which include 13 central universities, are going to participate and, apart from them, Dr. B R Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) is also a collaborating institute for the examination.

CUCET 2021: Exam Dates | Application Fee | Exam Pattern

The Central University of Rajasthan is the organizing authority for the test, which invites applications from qualified students each year. The official dates for CUCET 2021 will soon be declared at the CUCET website.

CUCET 2021: Highlights

Exam Name

Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET 2021)

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Official Website

Conducting Body

Rajasthan Central University

Mode of CUCET 2021 Exam

Offline mode

Medium of CUCET 2021 Exam


Duration of CUCET 2021Exam

2 hours

Type of Questions


Negative Marking


Sections and Number of Questions

Section A: 25 questions

Section B: 75 questions

Total: 100 questions

Courses Offered

Integrated/ undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research Programmes

CUCET 2021: Exam Dates


Dates (Tentative)

CUCET 2021 Application Form

2nd week of March 2021

CUCET 2021 Application Form End Date

3rd week of April 2021

Last date to accept fee for CUCET 2021

4th week of April 2021

CUCET 2021 Admit card Released

2nd week of May 2021

CUCET 2021 Exam

3rd week of May 2021

CUCET 2021 Answer Key release

4th week of May 2021

Objection in answer key

1st week of June 2021

CUCET 2021 Result declaration

3rd week of June 2021

CUCET 2021: Application Fee

  • Applicants will be able to transfer the application fee through online mode.
  • Payment options include credit card, debit card, net banking and UPI.
  • The fee for the application would be as stated in the table  given below:


Application Fee (Rs.)

General/ OBC/ EWS

Rs. 800/-


Rs. 350/-

CUCET 2021: Exam Pattern

Applicants must read the following points to know CUCET 2021 Exam Pattern in order to perform better in examination:

  • Exam Mode: The test will be organized through offline (pen-paper) mode.
  • Time Duration: Candidates will have 2 hours to complete the exam paper.
  • Type of questions: Question paper will be consisting of multiple choice questions (MCQs).
  • Total Questions: There will be a total of 100 questions in the question paper.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will be given 1 mark
  • Negative mark: 0.25 mark would be deductible for any wrong response.
  • Applicants must go through the following table for no. questions in each subject:


Total Questions

English Language,

General Awareness

 Mathematical Aptitude

Analytical Skill


Domain Knowledge


Total questions


Courses offered through CUCET 2021

Name of Course

No. of Courses across Universities

UG and Integrated Courses


B.Ed., PG, M.Ed., Integrated M.Sc. B. Ed. & PG Diploma Programs


MPhil/PhD Programs


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