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Odisha CPET Exam pattern 2022

Updated By Diksha Sharma on 10 Dec, 2021 10:41

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Odisha CPET 2022 Exam Pattern

Directorate of Higher Education (DHE) Odisha cofirms the exam pattern for Odisha CPET 2022 entrance exam. The candidates must note that the syllabus for the entrance exam is completely based on the UG course subjects. The candidates will have to prepare for the exam with the help of syllabus of core subjects of UG course. For example, candidates who have opted Physics as the subject in the entrance exam will have to refer to the syllabus of Physics subject in UG course. The detailed exam pattern can be checked below.

Highlights of Odisha CPET 2022 Exam Pattern

The major highlights related to Odisha CPET 2022 exam pattern can be checked below –

Mode of the Exam

Offline (OMR-Based)

Total No. of Questions


Type of Questions

MCQ (Multiple-Choice Questions)

Total Marks


Marks for Each Correct Attempt


Negative Marking

No Negative Marking

Division of Questions

40 Questions from Core Subject and 30 Questions from Elective Paper of the Same Subject

You can click on the link below to check course wise sample questions for Odisha CPET 2022.

Odisha CPET 2022 Course Wise Sample Questions

In the case of multidisciplinary subjects where a corresponding undergraduate course does not exist, the questions will be from the UG curricula in subjects relevant to the PG subject applied for. In this case, the distribution of questions will be decided by the relative importance of each UG subject to the PG subject applied for.

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How we will know that in which College/University we are selected for studying PG after the merit list is out?

-AnonymousUpdated on March 04, 2022 09:39 AM
  • 2 Answers
Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, the Odisha CPET officials release the merit list which contains the name of the candidates along with the name of the institutions where they have been allocated seats. You will have to go to the official website of SAMS PG Odisha and enter your Odisha CPET hall ticket number and select your PG admission subject to access your Odisha CPET merit list. You will find out your merit rank and name of the institute which has been allocated to you in the same.


What is the minimum percentage of person with disabilities for apply cpet

-Monalisa Mohanta Updated on February 03, 2022 01:50 PM
  • 1 Answer
Lam Vijaykanth, Student / Alumni

Dear Student

The minimum percentage to apply to Odisha CPET 2022 is 45. Click on the link to have further clarity

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I belong to the general category and my Odisha CPET 2020 rank is 217. I appeared in the Odisha CPET English exam. Will I get a good college?

-poojaUpdated on November 30, 2020 03:19 PM
  • 1 Answer
Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

Dear student, 217 in Odisha CPET exam is a good score and you can get admission in the MA English programme offered by some reputed Odisha CPET participating institutions provided there are still seats vacant in those institutions. If you are looking for the list of colleges that accepts Odisha CPET exam scores for MA English admission, then the following link will prove to be very helpful for you -

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FAQs about Odisha CPET Exam Pattern

How many questions in the Odisha CPET exam are asked from the core subjects and elective subjects?

The Odisha CPET paper contains 40 questions from the core subjects and 30 from the elective subjects

Who issues the latest Odisha CPET exam pattern for each academic year?

The Directorate of Higher Education of the Odisha issues the latest Odisha CPET exam pattern every year

How many questions are asked in the Odisha CPET question paper?

The Odisha CPET question paper contains a total of 70 questions

From which subjects will the questions be asked in Odisha CPET if a candidate had multidisciplinary subjects at the UG level?

In the case of candidates with multidisciplinary subjects at the UG level, the questions will be framed from the subject selected by them during the Odisha CPET application process

In which mode is the Odisha CPET exam conducted?

Odisha CPET exam is conducted in offline mode

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