CUET Exam 2024: Exam Dates (Out), Application Process, Admit Card (Download PDF)

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Every year, the NTA (National Testing Agency) conducts the CUET exam for students who are willing to take admissions in many prestigious institutions in India. The full form of CUET is the Common University Entrance Test. The CUET exam is divided into UG and PG levels of exam.

As per the latest updates, this exam is conducted once a year. For the 2024 schedule, this exam is set to be scheduled in May from the 15th to the 31st. In this blog, we have covered all the details about the CUET exam, including its eligibility, exam pattern, application process and schedule. 

Exam NameCentral Universities Entrance Test (CUET)
Exam DateMay 15 to 31, 2024
Exam ModeCentral Universities Entrance Test (CUET)
Exam LanguageEnglish

CUET 2024 Exam Dates

Before commencing forward, the first important thing for the candidates to know is the exam schedule to be updated with the latest updates. 

Here is the detailed schedule for the exam:

Application Form Release DateThe first week of Feb 2024
Application Form Correction Date3rd week of March, 2024
Admit Card Release DateThe first week of May, 2024
Exam Date15th May- 31st May, 2024
Answer KeyThe fourth week of June, 2024
Result DateThe third week of July, 2024
Counselling DateThe last week of July, 2024

CUET 2024 Exam Pattern

Candidates should check the CUET exam pattern to have an idea of the examination and prepare accordingly. Have a look at the table below for subject-wise bifurcation of the exam:

Exam SectionsSubjects/ LanguagesNumber of QuestionsMinimum Questions to be AttemptedDuration
IA13504045 minutes
IB19504045 minutes
II2745-5035-4045 minutes
IIIGeneral Test605060 minutes

Also Read: CUET Cutoff 2023: Top Colleges Accepting Scores 

CUET 2024 Syllabus

The CUET exam is divided into two parts i.e. UG and PG exams. Here is the section-wise bifurcation of these two levels of exam:

UG Syllabus

Language Tests

  1. Reading Comprehension: There will be three types of passages (maximum 300-350 words):
  • Factual
  • Narrative
  • Literary
  1. Verbal Ability
  2. Rearranging the parts
  3. Choosing the correct word
  4. Synonyms and Antonyms
  5. Vocabulary

Section IA – 13 Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Assamese
  • Bengali
  • Gujarati
  • Kannada
  • Malayalam
  • Marathi
  • Odia
  • Punjabi
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Urdu

Section IB – 20 Languages

  • Arabic
  • Bodo
  • Chinese
  • Dogri
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Kashmiri
  • Konkani
  • Maithili
  • Manipuri
  • Nepali
  • Persian
  • Russian
  • Santhali
  • Sindhi
  • Spanish
  • Tibetan
  • Sanskrit

Subject Tests

  1. General Knowledge
  2. Current Affairs
  3. General Mental Ability
  4. Numerical Ability
  5. Quantitative Reasoning (Simple application of basic mathematical concepts arithmetic/algebra geometry/mensuration/stat taught till Grade 8)
  6. Logical and Analytical Reasoning

PG Syllabus

General Paper 

General Knowledge/Awareness

  • Literature
  • History
  • Indian Constitution
  • Personalities
  • Sports
  • National and International Economy
  • Economics
  • Science
  • Politics
  • Trade Awareness
  • Geography
  • Culture

Computer Basics

  • Fundamentals of Computer
  • Computer Abbreviations
  • Computer Shortcut Keys
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office
  • MS Word
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Excel
  • MS Access
  • MS Outlook

Types of Computer

  • Storage Devices
  • Hardware and Software
  • Input and Output Devices
  • Internet
  • Computer Networks
  • Websites
  • Web Browsers
  • Computer Virus
  • Important Computer-related Terms

General Aptitude & Logical Reasoning

Logical Reasoning

  • Ranking Tests
  • Linear
  • Arrangements
  • Matrix Arrangements
  • Sequencing
  • Statements Arguments
  • Cause and Effects
  • Statements Assumptions
  • Statements and Conclusion
  • Number Series
  • Blood Relationship Tests
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Inferences
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Analogy Test
  • Symbol Based Problems
  • Direction and Distance Test
  • Analytical Reasoning


  • Teaching Aptitude
  • G.K related to School/ Education/ Books/ Films/ Institutions/ Awards
  • Mathematics
  • Science & Environment
  • Social Sciences
  • Arts, Music, Yoga, Theatre, Sports.


  • Micro Economics
  • Currency & Banking
  • Essentials of Management
  • Office Management
  • Accounting
  • Business Organisation
  • Statistical Methods
  • Public Finance
  • Business Law
  • Cost Accounting
  • Company Law & Secretarial Practise
  • Selling & Advertising
  • Business Mathematics
  • Insurance Law & Accounts
  • Income Tax Law & Accounts
  • Contemporary Audit
  • Indian Economic Structure
  • Marketing & Finance
  • Macro Economics
  • Trade of India
  • Applied & Business Statistics
  • Law & Practise of Banking
  • Development Banking
  • Quantitative Economics


  • Micro Economics
  • Macro Economics
  • Money & Inflation
  • Consumption & Investment Function
  • Statistical Methods in Economics
  • Mathematical Methods in Economics
  • Indian Economy

Library & Information Science

  • Foundation of Library and Information Science
  • Library Management
  • Information Sources, Systems and Services
  • Knowledge Organization: Classification
  • Knowledge Organization: Cataloguing
  • Information and Communication Technology

Also Read: CUET Sample Papers: Tips to Solve, Books and More

CUET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Here is the classification for the eligibility for the candidates based on the level of the exam:


Educational QualificationsAt the last class 12th
AgeNo limit
NationalityIndian Citizen
Number of AttemptsNo limit


Educational QualificationsAt last bachelor’s degree
AgeNo age limit
NationalityIndian Citizen
Number of AttemptsNo limit

CUET 2024 Application Process

Follow the below-mentioned steps to apply for the CUET exam:

  1. The first to apply for the CUET Exam is to register yourself. Visit the official website of NTA click on New Registration and fill out the registration form with your details.
  2. After registering yourself successfully, log in with your details and you will be redirected to a new dashboard. Fill in your details about parents, residence and many more.
  3. Add your educational details like high school certificates, results, and schooling details.
  4. Choose your centre and enter your examination centre preferences.
  5. Now in the next step, choose your test papers and choose subjects.
  6. Now upload your documents such as Photographs, signatures, and category certificates (if any). 
  7. Pay the application fee and confirm your application. 

CUET 2024 Admit Card

The first thing for the students to carry on the exam day is the Admit card. The admit card is available online a few days before the exam. Whether it is an admit card for PG or UG, the candidates need to follow the same steps to download the CUET Admit card. 

  1. Visit the official website i.e.
  2. Log in through your application ID and password.
  3. You will be redirected to a new page. A PDF will appear for the candidates to download. Make sure you download the PDF for your future reference. 

Also Read: CUET Exam Pattern 2023: Marking Scheme

How to Prepare for CUET 2024?

It is very important to prepare for the exam. Follow the instructions below and ace your exam successfully. 

  1. Make sure to know the exam pattern and syllabus. This will help you to know the type of questions asked.
  2. Try to focus 
  3. Try and solve the previous year’s question papers. It will give the candidates an idea of the number of questions and type of questions asked in the paper.
  4. Make sure to practice daily and not miss a day for revision. Be consistent with your efforts.
  5. Stay focused. Keep your determination to clear the exam. Do not lose hope in the middle of your preparation. 


What is the link for CUET registration 2024?

The official website for CUET Registration is 

What is the full form of CUET?

The full form of CUET is the Common University Entrance Test (CUET).

What is the last date for CUET Registration?

The last date for CUET Registration is 30th Match 2024. The application form will be out on 10th February 2024.


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