CUET Syllabus 2024: Subject-wise Syllabus for UG and PG 

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CUET Syllabus

CUET Syllabus 2024: Before you start preparing for CUET, it is significant to understand the CUET Syllabus (CUET UG Syllabus, CUET PG Syllabus). Otherwise, your preparation plan can always go off track, and you may be left wondering where things might have gone wrong!

Conducting Authority National Testing Agency (NTA)
CUET Full FormCentral University Entrance Test (CUET)
Exam TypeObjective type with Multiple Choice Questions
Medium13 languages
Number of Sections4 sections
Marking Scheme+ 5 marks for the correct answer and – 1 mark for every wrong answer

CUET Syllabus 2024

Attention all students who are planning to appear for the CUET 2024 entrance exam! The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the CUET syllabus that you need to prepare for the exam. Previously known as CUCET, this exam is scheduled to be held between 15th to 30th May 2024. 

You must start preparing for the entrance exam without wasting any time. The CUET syllabus 2024 will give you a clear idea about the subjects and units you need to focus on. Understanding the syllabus thoroughly will help you plan a preparation strategy effectively. Therefore, make sure to go through the syllabus carefully and start your preparation for the exam right away.

CUET UG Syllabus 2024

CUET Syllabus 2024 PDF has been offered by officials on and the applicants can directly download CUET Syllabus PDFs for UG from the links provided in the article. One of the most significant things to assist you with your CUET Exam Preparation is to thoroughly understand the CUET Syllabus 2024 which has been discussed separately for every subject and section below.

Also Read: CUET Eligibility Criteria 2024: Age Limit, Qualification Details📝

CUET UG Syllabus 2024- Part A

The Part A of the CUET 2024 Exam consists of questions from sections – English, Data Interpretation, Numerical Aptitude, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude & GK.

CUET UG Syllabus for Language Test

In section I of the CUET 2024 exam, the language shall be tested through reading comprehension (based on different types of passages–Factual, Literary, and Narrative. There will be one question paper which will have 50 questions out of which 40 questions need to be attempted. Check the list of languages covered in Section 1A and Section 1B shared below:

  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

Also Read: CUET Admit Card 2024: Direct Link Available

CUET UG Syllabus for Domain Subject

As per the NCERT model syllabus as applicable to Class XII only for the subject candidates opt while filling their CUET 2024 Application Form.

Subject Wise Syllabus Download 

CUET UG Syllabus for General Test

The General Awareness section includes static General Knowledge, while questions on Current Affairs will gauge a applicant’s knowledge of national & international current affairs. Let’s have a look at the General Awareness and Current Affairs topics for CUET 2024 exam.

  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

CUET PG Syllabus 2024

CUET PG Syllabus 2024 PDF has been offered by officials on and the applicants can directly download CUET Syllabus PDFs for PG from the links provided in the article. One of the most significant things to assist you with your CUET Exam Preparation is to thoroughly understand the CUET Syllabus 2024 which has been discussed separately for every subject and section below.

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

Also Read: CUET PG Admit Card 2024: Direct Link Available


English Comprehension

  • English Grammar
  • English Usage Errors
  • Jumbled Para
  • Sentence Correction
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Paragraph Completion
  • One-word Substitution
  • Synonyms & Antonyms
  • Idioms & Phrases

Maths/Quantitative Ability


  • 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


  • General Principles Of Contracts
  • Constitution
  • Law Of Torts
  • Family Law: Hindu Law
  • Criminal Law: Indian Penal Code 
  • Contract‐ii
  • Company Law
  • Property Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Family Law –Ii: Mohammedan Law And Indian Succession Act
  • Environmental Law
  • Labour Law
  • Criminal Law –Ii: Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Juvenile Justice (Care And Protection Ofchildren) Act, 2000 And Probation Of Offenders Act, 1958.
  • Jurisprudence
  • Clinical Course‐i: Professional Ethics And Professional Accounting System
  • Public International Law
  • Human Rights Law And Practice
  • Right To Information
  • Banking Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Systems
  • Civil Procedure Code And Limitation Act
  • Intellectual Property Rights‐i
  • Intellectual Property Rights‐ii
  • White Collar Crimes (Privileged Class Deviance)


  • Ancient History of India (10000 BC to 1206 AD)
  • Early Medieval India (750 AD- 1206 AD)
  • Medieval History of India (1206-1707 AD)
  • Modern History of India (1707 to 1947)
  • Sociology
  • Basic Concepts in Sociology
  • Social Process and Problems
  • Society, Culture and Social Change

Indian Society

  • Social Research
  • Social Problems in India
  • Social Change and Development
  • Foundations of Social Thought
  • Rural Society: Structure and Change


  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Construction Technology and Management
  • Surveying
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Solid Mechanics

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