CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria (Released): Age Limit, Educational Qualification

Updated By Kamayani Meghawal on 10 Feb, 2024 11:17

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About CUET PG Eligibility Criteria 2024 (Latest)

CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria has been released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Students interested to take the CUET PG 2024 exam must meet the CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024. CUET PG 2024 exam is scheduled to be held from March 11 to March 28, 2024. Candidates of the General Category must have secured a minimum of 55% of marks, and the other categories should have obtained 50% of marks in the qualifying exam to become eligible as per CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria. Applicants must also check the course-wise CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 prescribed by the respective university. After checking the CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria, only if candidates meet the requirements, can fill the CUET application form. It is necessary to fulfil the CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 requirements, failure to do so may result in the candidature being cancelled.  

The CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria include crucial information such as age criteria, educational qualifications, nationality, etc. Candidates must check the CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 before filling out the CUET PG exam application form 2024 thoroughly. Ineligible aspirants should not participate in the CUET PG application process 2024 as their candidature will be cancelled by the exam authorities. For getting admission in postgraduate courses offered by participating universities, aspirants should fulfil the minimum qualifications specified in the CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria. Read on to find out everything about CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 on this page.  

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CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Course-wise

Provided below are the official course-wise CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024:

Detailed CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check for the CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 before filling up the application form. The CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria depend on age, qualification, and other factors. The CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 depend on the different parameters which are mentioned below:

  • Age Limit
  • Educational Qualification
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks
  • Reservation Policy
  • Nationality

Here is the detailed CUET 2024 eligibility criteria for the CUET application form.

CUET PG Eligibility Criteria 2024 - CUET Age Limit 2024

  • There is no age limit for the CUET PG exam and students can apply for the exam. 
  • If the age is given by any particular university or college, the candidate will require to fulfil it. 

CUET PG Eligibility Criteria 2024 - CUET Educational Qualification 2024

Applicants will require to fulfil the educational qualification level to fill out the CUET PG application form. Here are the CUET educational qualification details for CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria are mentioned below. 

  • Candidates must have completed graduation from a recognized university. 
  • Candidates must have compulsory subjects depending on the course they are applying for. 
  • Applicants will require to submit their 10th and 12th class mark sheet. 
  • Students from the General category must have scored at least 50% marks in graduation.
  • Students from the reserved categories such as SC and ST must score a minimum of 45% marks in graduation.
  • Although there can be specific qualifications set by the particular university or college, students will require to fulfil that. 
  • To check the eligibility criteria for a particular course, students can visit the official website. 

CUET PG Eligibility Criteria 2024 - Number of Attempts

CUET PG 2024 exam offers an ‘N’ number of attempts for the students. Students can apply for the exam multiple times. 

Important Pointers for CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Captured below are the important pointers for CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024:

  • The CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria for every varsity/ participating institute is very unique. Candidates are advised to visit the official website of the desired university before applying for their respective programs.
  • Before applying, candidates should ensure that they meet the CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 requirements of the university to which they are applying. 
  • For admission to universities through CUET (PG)-2024, the existing policies of the respective university regarding quota, category, reservations, qualification, relaxation, subject combinations, preferences, and so on will apply.
  • Mere appearance in the Test or securing pass marks at the entrance test does not entitle a candidate to be considered for PG admission unless he/ she fulfills the programme wise CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024 norms of the desired University.
  • Ineligible candidates as per the CUET PG 2024 eligibility criteria are advised not to participate in the application process as they will not be considered for admission to the university.

CUET Nationality: CUET PG 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check for NTA citizenship rules in order to meet the CUET eligibility criteria 2024. Here are some basic citizenship requirements for the CUET PG eligibility criteria 2024.

  • Candidate applying for the CUET PG 2024 exam must be an Indian citizen
  • Students who are constituent subjects of Nepal, Bhutan, a Tibetan refugee who landed in India before 1 January 1962 to make India their permanent home and reside here permanently can apply
  • Candidates from countries like Pakistanis, Burmese, Kenyans, Ugandans,  Sri Lanka, Tanzanians, Zambians, Malawians, Ethiopians, and Vietnam who permanently moved to India can also apply for CUET PG exam as per CUET 2024 eligibility criteria

CUET Reservation Policy 2024

In CUET PG 2024 exam, a certain percentage of seats are reserved. The Indian Nationals are in specific reserved categories and are given reservations as per the rules by the Government of India. Although, in the case of Central Universities, the rules are applicable to the university. 

Check the table below to check for the CUET PG 2024 category-wise reservation for CUET 2024 eligibility criteria:  


Reservation percentage 








5% in each category

Other Backward Classes



  • Candidates quill required to submit their category certificate while filling the CUET PG application form. 
  • If a candidate wants to avail of reservation under the PwD category, they must submit the Physical Disability certificate (Unique Disability Identification (UDID) Certificate) issued by the notified medical authority.

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FAQs about CUET PG Eligibility

Is CUET mandatory for PG courses?

Admission to all undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by colleges is now mandatory to take the Common University Entrance Test. Students do not, however, need to pass the CUET exam to be admitted to engineering and medical schools.

How many CUET PG attempts are there?

The CUET Exam 2023 can be taken "n times" means as many times as you want.

How many times is CUET PG held each year?

CUET PG exam is held once a year.

Can a candidate apply for more than one course at CUET PG?

No. Candiadtes can not apply for more than one course. 

Can postgraduate students apply for CUET 2024?

Candidates who meet the basic requirements for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Research Programs at various Central Universities are eligible to apply for CUET PG 2024.

Is the CUET PG exam difficult?

CUET is not a difficult exam. As long as you have a solid foundation in general knowledge and your native language. Make sure you thoroughly read your NCERT textbooks for your domain courses. As a result, quantitative and linguistic abilities will naturally develop.

Who is eligible to apply for CUET PG 2024?

To be eligible for CUET PG 2024, candidates must have a bachelor's degree/equivalent or be appearing in 2024 regardless of their age.

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