IPU CET Preparation Tips 2022, Best Books, Mock Tests

Updated By Vidhi Thakkar on 05 May, 2022 16:03

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How to Prepare For IPU CET 2022

With the help of IPU CET 2022 preparation tips, the students will be able to achieve good marks and rank in the upcoming IPU CET examination. IPU CET which is also known as Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test will be conducted by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU). All the students who wish to pursue courses such as BBA, B.Tech, LL.B, M.Tech, MCA, LLM etc from Indraprastha University and its affiliated Institutes must appear in the IPU CET entrance examination.

Before beginning with the IPU CET 2022 preparation, it is important to be familiar with the IPU CET exam pattern. IPU CET preparation tips for 2022 will help the aspirants chalk out an effective preparation strategy so that they can easily get admission into one of the top IPU CET participating colleges. In order to crack the entrance exam, the aspirants must have a fair bit of knowledge about the IPU CET syllabus, IPU CET best books and IPU CET exam pattern and marking scheme as well.

Provided below are some good tips and tricks regarding how to prepare for IPU CET 2022 which will definitely help the candidates in achieving their desired result in the IPU CET entrance exam.

Get Your Basics Right

If you are preparing for IPU CET 2022, then you should have in-depth knowledge and understanding of each topic that you study. Fundamentals and basics help in increasing overall understanding level, which is necessary to crack competitive exams.

Know Your Syllabus

Having a thorough knowledge about the exam syllabus will definitely help you in your exam preparation. While preparing for IPU CET 2022, you must go through the topic/section-wise syllabus related to your stream, as it will help you define what all topics you will have to study for the entrance exam. Additionally, without knowing your syllabus well, you will not be able to plan your preparation.

Devise a Study Plan

You must devise a proper study plan for yourself, which you can follow religiously while studying. A good study plan will keep your exam preparation on track and will also help you stay focused.

Prepare Notes

One of the best ways to prepare for IPU CET 2022 is to make notes while studying. You should write down all the important notes, which will be useful for you during revision. Preparing notes and keeping them handy will help avoid confusion during exam revision.

Read the Exam Questions Cautiously

While attempting IPU CET 2022, you must carefully read all the questions. Reading questions carefully will help you understand the question and see the options with great concentration and will also help you avoid silly mistakes.

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IPU CET 2022 Important Instructions

  • IPU CET consists of all the topics specified in the CET syllabus section.

  • This year, IPU CET is going to be a Computer-Based Test (CBT).

  • Candidates are required to report at their respective exam centre at least half an hour before the commencement of CET along with two copies of their admit card, issued by the University.

  • No candidate will be allowed to enter the CET centre after the commencement of the exam.

  • Immediately on receipt of the Test Booklet, each candidate has to fill the required particulars on the cover page of the Test Booklet with a black ballpoint pen only. Candidates must not open the seal of the Test Booklet until asked to do so by the Invigilator.

  • The entrance exam will start exactly at the time mentioned on the admit card.

  • While the test is in progress, the Invigilator will check the admit cards of the candidates to cross-check their identities. The Invigilator will also put his/her signature in the space provided for the purpose on the OMR answer sheet as well as on the admit card.

  • All candidates will have to sign the Attendance Sheet against their CET Roll Number.

  • After completing the entrance exam, and before handing over the Test Booklet and the OMR answer sheet to the Invigilator, candidates must make sure that all the particulars of the Test Booklet and the OMR answer sheet are specified accurately, i.e. CET Roll Number, Name of the Candidate, CET Code, Centre Code, Test Booklet Number, Test Booklet Code, CET Name.

  • No candidate will be allowed to move out of the exam hall before the exam duration is over.

  • No candidate will be allowed to take the Test Booklet and/or the OMR answer sheet from the exam hall.

  • Candidates must bring their own black ballpoint pens to the exam centre.

  • Candidates must ensure that their answer sheets are not folded. Also, they should not write any kind of description of it.

  • Candidates are advised to be sure about the correct answer before they darken the oval with a black ballpoint pen. They should also ensure that each oval is completely darkened with a black ballpoint pen, partially or faintly darkened ovals may be rejected by the optical scanner, and may also be negatively marked.

  • For all programmes, each question will carry four marks. For each incorrect response, one mark will be deducted from the total number of marks obtained by the candidate. Candidates are advised not to attempt a question if they are not sure of the correct answer. If a candidate darkens more than one oval against a question, it will be deemed to be an incorrect answer and will be negatively marked.

  • A question in which multiple ovals are darkened shall be deemed to be answered wrong. The Test Booklet Code filled in by the candidate in the OMR answer-sheet will be accepted as final for the purpose of evaluation. When the space for the Booklet Code is left blank or more than one booklet code is indicated therein, it will be deemed to be an incorrect booklet code and the answer sheet will not be evaluated. The candidate himself/herself will be solely responsible for all the consequences arising out of any error or omission in writing the Test Booklet Code.

  • No candidate should do any rough work on the OMR answer sheet. Rough work, if any, is to be done only in the Test Booklet at the space provided.

  • While attempting the question paper in the exam hall, candidates must make sure that their Test Booklets contain the number of pages as mentioned at the top of the first page. In case numbers do not tally, then, they must contact the exam Invigilator immediately.

  • Candidates should not remove any page(s) from the Test Booklet and if any page(s) is (are) found missing from their booklets, they shall be liable for prosecution under relevant provisions of the Indian Penal Code.

  • In case of any confusion, candidates must contact the exam Invigilator.

  • No candidate, without the specific permission of the Centre Superintendent or the invigilator concerned, shall leave his/her seat in the examination hall until he/she has finished his/her paper and handed over the Test Booklet and the OMR answer-sheet to the Invigilator on duty.

  • Smoking in the exam hall during the hours of the test is strictly prohibited.

  • Tea, coffee, cold drinks or snacks are not allowed inside the exam hall during the test.

  • Any conversation, gesticulation or causing a disturbance in the exam will be deemed to be an act of misbehaviour and is, therefore, strictly prohibited. Also, if a candidate is found impersonating or using unfair means, his/her candidature shall be cancelled and he/she will be liable to be debarred from taking the entrance test either permanently or for a specified period depending upon the nature of the offence.

  • The decision in regard to usage of unfair means shall be taken by the University on the report of the centre superintendent of the test centre, on the recommendation of a constituted committee by the Controller of Examinations (Operations) of the University. The constitution of the committee shall be done by the Controller of Examinations (Operations).

  • No candidate should carry any textual material, printed or written, bits of papers or any other material except the admit card (without envelope) inside the exam hall. If the candidate is found to be copying or conversing with other candidates (s) or having in his/her possession papers, notes or books/any electronic material with or without relevant text, he/she will be disqualified from taking the entrance exam.

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