The NTA authorities are introducing Common University Entrance Test (CUET) for admission into UG/ PG programmes in Central and participating Universities for academic session 2023-24. A wide outreach and the admissions process to various Central Universities will be covered by a single examination which will enable the candidates to participate actively. The authorities will conduct CUET (PG) – 2023 in CBT mode in 02 shifts for admissions in the next academic session.
CUET (PG) will enable students to seek admission in any of the Central Universities (CUs) or other participating organizations (including State Universities, Deemed and Private Universities) across the Country. It will provide a single window opportunity to the students.
|Online Submission of Application Form||20.03.2023 to 19.04.2023 (upto 05:00 P.M.)|
|Last date of successful transaction of fee||19.04.2023 (upto 11:50 P.M.)|
|Correction in Particulars of Application Form on the website only *||20.04.2023 to 23.04.2023|
|Downloading of Admit Cards from NTA website||Will be announced later on website|
|Date of Examination||Will be announced later on website|
|Duration||120 minutes (02:00 Hrs)|
|Timing of Examination||Will be announced later on website|
* The candidates are requested to undertake the correction(s) very carefully as no further chance of correction will be provided.
Steps to Apply for CUET PG 2023
To apply for CUET PG 2023, candidates can follow the below-given steps:
- Visit the official website of CUET (PG) 2023, which is https://cuet.nta.nic.in.
- Click on the link for registration and create an account by providing the required details like name, email ID, mobile number, and password.
- Once the registration is complete, login with the registered email ID and password.
- Fill in the application form with the necessary personal and educational details.
- Upload scanned images of your photograph and signature as per the prescribed format and size.
- Pay the application fee online using Debit/Credit Card, Net Banking or UPI.
- Submit the application form and take a printout of the confirmation page for future reference.
Information about the eligibility, scheme of exam, exam centers, exam timings, exam fee, procedure for applying etc. are contained in the Information Bulletin hosted on the website of NTA https://cuet.nta.nic.in
Candidates who are desirous of applying for the exam may go through the Information Bulletin and apply online at https://cuet.nta.nic.in only during the period from 20.03.2023 to 19.04.2023 and also pay the applicable fee, online, through the payment gateway using Debit/Credit Cards, Net Banking, UPI.
The candidates and their parents are advised to keep visiting the NTA website for latest updates.
CUET PG Structure of Question Papers
|Pattern||Question Pattern||Paper Code|
|1||No. of questions 100 (MCQs) divided into two parts: Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Hindi/English Language Comprehension/Verbal Ability Part Part B: 75 Domain Knowledge Questions comprising of Teaching Aptitude, Social Sciences, Mathematics & Sciences.||COQP03|
|2 (a)||No. of questions 100 (MCQs) divided into two parts: Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Hindi/English Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative Ability and Analytical Skills. Part B: 75 Domain Knowledge questions||COQP01, COQP02 COQP04 to COQP10 COQP13 to COQP22 SCQP01 to SCQP30 HUQP01 to HUQP26 MTQP01 to MTQP12|
|2 (b)||No. of questions 100 (MCQs) divided into two parts: Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Hindi/English Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative Ability and Analytical Skills. Part B: 75 language specific questions.||LAQP01 to LAQP41|
|2 (c)||No. of questions 100 (MCQs) divided into two parts: Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Hindi/English Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative Ability and Analytical Skills. Part B: 75 Domain Knowledge questions in Sanskrit language.||ACQP03 to ACQP26|
|2 (d)||No. of questions 100 (MCQs) divided into two parts: Part A: 25 Questions consisting of Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative Ability and Analytical Skills in Sanskrit. Part B: 75 Domain Knowledge questions in Sanskrit language.||ACQP01 to ACQP02|
|3 (a)||100 MCQ Questions Hindi/English Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, Mathematical/ Quantitative ability, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (Bilingual English/Hindi)||COQP12|
|3 (b)||100 MCQ Questions Hindi/English Language Comprehension/ Verbal Ability, General Knowledge/ Awareness, Computer Basics and Logical Reasoning (Bilingual English/Hindi)||COQP11|
CUET PG 2023 Marking Scheme
- Each question carries 04 (four) marks.
- For each correct response, candidate will get 04 (four) marks.
- For each incorrect response, 01 (one) mark will be deducted from the total score.
- Un-answered/un-attempted response will be given no marks.
- To answer a question, the candidate needs to choose one option as correct option.
CUET PG Age Limit
For appearing in the CUET (PG) 2023, there is no age limit for the candidates. The candidates who have passed the bachelor degree/equivalent examination or appearing in 2023 irrespective of their age can appear in CUET (PG) 2023 examination. However, the candidates will be required to fulfill the age criteria of the University in which they are desirous of taking admission.
|Dates of Examination||Will be intimated on NTA website (Exact date, shift, Subject and city of examination will be made available to the Candidates on their Admit Cards)|
|Mode of Examination||“Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode only|
|Timing of Examination||10.00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon (IST)||03.00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. (IST)|
|Duration of Examination||For 2 Hours (120 Minutes)||For 2 Hours (120 Minutes)|
CUET PG Admit Card 2023
The e-Admit Card would be issued provisionally to the candidates through the NTA website: https://cuet.nta.nic.in/, subject to the fulfillment of the eligibility conditions and receipt of the prescribed application fee by NTA.
The candidate has to download the Admit Card from the NTA website. The candidate will appear in the examination at the given Centre on the date and shift/timing as indicated in his/her e-Admit Card.
No candidate will be allowed to appear at the examination Centre, on the date and shift/time other than that allotted to him/her in his/her Admit Card.
In case a candidate is unable to download his/her Admit Card from the website, he/she should approach the NTA Help Line Number: 011-40759000 between 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.
CUET PG Re-Evaluation / Re-Checking Of Result
- The result for CUET (PG) – 2023 will be processed based on Final Answer Keys. No grievance with regard to Answer Key(s) after Declaration of Result of CUET (PG) – 2023 will be entertained.
- The marks obtained by a candidate will be considered further for computation of the result of CUET (PG) – 2023.
- There shall be no re-evaluation/re-checking of the result. No correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.
- No Score Card will be dispatched to the candidates and the candidates are advised to download their Score Cards for CUET (PG) – 2023 from the website: https://cuet.nta.nic.in.
FAQs – CUET PG
What is the Common University Entrance Test (CUET)?
The Common University Entrance Test (CUET) is a single entrance exam that provides a common platform and equal opportunities to candidates across the country, especially those from North-East and rural and remote areas, seeking admission into undergraduate and postgraduate programs in central and participating universities for the academic session 2023-24.
Who can apply for CUET PG?
Candidates who have passed the bachelor’s degree/equivalent examination or are appearing in 2023, irrespective of their age, can apply for CUET (PG) 2023. However, they need to fulfill the age criteria of the University in which they are desirous of taking admission.
What is the exam mode of CUET (PG) – 2023?
The CUET (PG) – 2023 exam will be conducted in the computer-based test (CBT) mode in two shifts for admissions in the next academic session.
What is the marking scheme of CUET (PG) 2023?
Each question in the CUET (PG) 2023 question paper will carry four marks. For each correct response, a candidate will get four marks, and for each incorrect response, one mark will be deducted from the total score. Unanswered or unattempt responses will receive no marks.
What is the application process for CUET (PG) 2023?
Candidates can apply for CUET (PG) 2023 by submitting the online application form available on the NTA website (https://cuet.nta.nic.in) from 20.03.2023 to 19.04.2023 (up to 05:00 PM) and paying the application fee through Credit/Debit Card/Net Banking/UPI by 19.04.2023 (up to 11:50 PM).
Is there an age limit for appearing in the CUET (PG) 2023 exam?
There is no age limit for candidates appearing in the CUET (PG) 2023 exam.
Is there any provision for correction in the application form after submission?
Yes, candidates can make corrections in their application form on the website between 20.04.2023 to 23.04.2023. However, they are advised to make the corrections very carefully as no further chance of correction will be provided.