Official CUET UG 2024 New Exam Pattern Released: Important details, mode of exam

Angana Nath

Updated On: February 28, 2024 12:44 pm IST

Candidates, who are appearing for the CUET UG 2024 exam, should refer to the revised exam pattern. The authority has brought a lot of changes in the CUET UG exam pattern. 
CUET UG 2024 New Exam Pattern Released (Image credit: Pexels)CUET UG 2024 New Exam Pattern Released (Image credit: Pexels)

Official CUET UG 2024 New Exam Pattern Released: The National Testing Agency has released the CUET UG 2024 notification on the official website. As per the notification, the CUET UG 2024 exam pattern has been changed. In 2024, the CUET UG exam will be categorized into four sections, one for each domain subject, one for general test, and two for languages. Also, the CUET UG exam will be held this year in the hybrid mode. The authority has also brought a new update in the number of subjects chosen. More specifically, in 2024, the candidates can choose a maximum of 6 subjects instead of 10 subjects. The detailed updates on the Official CUET revised exam pattern 2024 have been highlighted in this article.

CUET UG 2024 New Exam Pattern

Find out the new changes in the CUET UG 2024 exam pattern here:


CUET UG 2024

Total number of subjects

61 (33 languages, 27 domain-specific, and 1 General Test)

Choice of Test Paper

A maximum 6 papers can be chosen from three sections (4 or 5 domain subjects including the General Test and 1 or 2 languages.

Note, that the candidates are advised to choose at least one language

Medium of the test

13 languages (Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Odia, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu) 

Mode of the exam

Hybrid Mode (Both Pen & Pen and Computer Based Test)
Note, that the mode is depending based on the final registration done by the candidates

Total Questions

40 out of 50 questions for all the test papers and 50 out of 60 for the General Test

Time duration

The duration of the test is 45 minutes (except for r Mathematics/Applied Mathematics, Accountancy, Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Computer Science/Informatics Practices, and General Tests, which will be conducted in 60 minutes) 

Pattern of questions


Every day, the CUET UG exam will be held in multiple shifts (twice or thrice a day, depending on the number and combinations the candidates choose). 

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