CUET Selection Process 2024: What It Takes to Get Selected for UG & PG

CUET Selection Process includes several rounds of selection conducted for the UG and PG admissions. The selection process includes written test, Counselling session & Document verification to allot seats for desired courses in chosen CUET participating colleges. Read the article to find detailed information on each round of CUET Selection process 2024 and important dates of events.

Overview of CUET 2024

The National Testing Agency conducts the CUET 2024 selection process once a year. Candidates who aspire to pursue PG Course should clear every round of the CUET Selection process 2024. As per schedule, CUET 2024 exam date falls between May 15 and May 31, 2024. 

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Candidates who clears the written test are eligible to face the counselling session followed by document verification to pursue the desired PG Programme.They can know about the real facts of the examination in the following table.

Name of the examinationCommon University Entrance Test for UG & PG
Exam Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Exam LevelUniversity throughout India
Mode of examination Online
Mode of ApplicationOnline
CUET Fees Payment ModeOnline
Type of questionsMultiple choice questions
CUET Negative markingYes. One mark id deducted for each wrong answer.

CUET Selection Process 2024 Dates

Candidates may check out the important dates of the events of the CUET UG exam and CUET PG exam

Events Important Dates
CUET 2024 Exam dateMay 15 to 31 (UG)
March 11 to 28 (PG)
CUET Result 2024 DateApril 12, 2024 (PG)
CUET Counselling 2024 roundsTo be announced
Mop up round of counselling 2024To be announced
Document verificationTo be announced 
Reporting date to the college/UniversityTo be announced

Brief Note of CUET 2024 Selection Process

Common University Entrance Test 2024 is the national level entrance exam conducted by National Testing Agency once a year to provide admission for UG and PG courses in desired college/University. 

CUET Selection process 2024 involves three stages viz

  • Written exam
  • Counselling session
  • Document verification

Candidates who aspire admission for UG, PG, Diploma courses or research programs in leading universities throughout India should have cleared the above mentioned three stages of CUET 2024.

The National Testing Agency has released official notification that comprises important dates and events of CUET 2024, already. Get a detailed description of each stage of CUET 2024.

Written exam

The CUET Written examination is the first stage of the CUET Selection process 2024. The exam includes multiple choice questions to be answered by the aspirants within the stipulated time. NTA has announced the marking scheme of the Written exam that includes 5 marks awarded for every correct answer and one mark deducted for every answer. Similarly, no mark is deducted for unattempted questions.

CUET Counselling Session

Candidates who clear the written exam and score minimum eligible marks, at the least, are capable of attending the CUET Counselling session. Based on the number of candidates eligible for counselling and the number of seats available in respective courses, the number of counselling rounds varies. After all the CUET Counselling 2024 rounds, a mop-up round is conducted to fill the left out vacant seats from counselling.

Document Verification

Candidates who appeared for counselling sessions are allotted seats to the desired course in the colleges based on desire or availability of seats in the college. Once seat allotment is done, candidates should submit all the documents relevant to the CUET 2024 Admission and complete CUET Selection process 2024.

It is necessary to submit all the documents, failing to submit any of the documents is not accepted. Candidates are given definite time to reach out to the respective college/ University where the seat allotment is done. Else not, candidates forfeit their chance of admission.

Documents Required to be Submitted during CUET Selection Process

Candidates who are allotted with seats are required to submit the following documents 

  • CUET Admit card 2024
  • CUET Seat Allotment 2024
  • CUET Score card & Result
  • Class 10 & 12 marksheet
  • Transfer certificate of previous studied class
  • Degree certificate and marksheet of UG to take CUET PG admission
  • Caste Certificate (if any)
  • Recent passport size photograph of the candidate

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FAQs Related to CUET Selection Process 2024

  1. What are the streams available for candidates who clear CUET 2024 written exam?

    Candidates who pass the CUET written test 2024 are eligible to take admission in Arts & Science, Business administration, pharmacy streams both UG & PG, Certificate courses, research programs, etc.

  2. What is the frequency of CUET 2024?

    The Common University Entrance Test is conducted once a year.

  3. What are the stages of CUET Selection process 2024?

    Written test, counselling session and document verification are the stages of CUET 2024 Selection process.