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CUET 2023: Exam Date (Out), Application Form, Syllabus, Pattern, Latest Updates

Updated By Lam Vijaykanth on 31 Jan, 2023 12:49

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About CUET 2023

CUET 2023: National Testing Agency has announced the dates for the Common University Entrance Exam 2023. From May 21 to May 31, the CUET 2023 will be held for admission to undergraduate and integrated postgraduate courses in participating universities. As per the update from UGC Chairman Mr. M. Jagadesh Kumar, CUET 2023 official notification will be released this week. The application form for CUET 2023 will be available online in the first week of February on the official website at To complete the CUET 2023 application process, candidates must register, submit the required documents, and pay the application fee. The CUET 2023 results will be released in the third week of June. 

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What is CUET?

Common University Entrance Test (CUET UG) is a national-level examination conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for aspirants interested in securing admission to Undergraduate courses offered by Central/ Public/ Private/Deemed-to-be Universities. Around 45 central universities along with 46 other universities accept the CUET scores from several state and private universities. CUET UG is conducted once a year. In order to appear for the examination, aspirants must participate in the CUET 2023 registration process. CUET 2023 will be conducted in 13 mediums across India for candidates seeking admission in UG courses across the central universities in India for the 2023-24 academic year. CUET UG 2023 will provide common ground with equal opportunities for all candidates across India, specifically for candidates from remote and rural areas.

CUET Exam Dates 2023

Aspirants who would like to appear for CUET UG 2023 must keep track of important events for the examination. The CUET 2023 exam dates are provided below.


Important Dates

Availability of CUET 2023 Online Application Form 2023

February 2023 (First Week)

Last Date to Submit Application Form of CUET 2023

To be Announced 

Last Date of Successful Fee Transaction

To be Announced 

CUET 2023 Application Form Correction

To be Announced 

CUET 2023 Admit Card

To be Announced 

CUET 2023 Exam

May 21 to 31, 2023 (Confirmed)

CUET 2023 Answer Key

To be Announced 


To be Announced 

CUET 2023 Result

June 2023 (Third Week)

CUET 2023 Exam Schedule

CUET 2023 exam will be conducted in 2 slots. Candidates can check the CUET 2023 exam schedule in the table below:


Slot 1

Slot 2

CUET exam time 

9 AM to 12:15 PM

3 PM to 6:45 PM

CUET exam duration*

45 or 60 to 195 Minutes*

45 to 225 Minutes*

* Provided candidates take all the sections

Note: PwBD Candidates will be provided Compensatory time of 15 mins for 45 mins exam and 20 mins for a one-hour exam

CUET 2023 Highlights

The major highlights of CUET 2023 exam are provided below.

Examination  Name

CUET 2023

Full Name

Central Universities Entrance Test

Conducting Body

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Frequency of Conducting CUET

Once a Year

Mode of Application


Participating Central Universities

90 (44 central universities, 46 state/private/deemed to be universities)

Exam Date

May 21 to 31, 2023

Medium of Instruction

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

Courses Offered


Exam Sections

Section I: Language-specific

Section II: Domain-specific

Section III: General Test

Exam Mode

CBT/ Online

Question Type


Negative Marking


Official website


CUET 2023 Application Form

CUET 2023 Application form will be made available by NTA in January 2023. National Testing will release the application form of CUET 2023. Candidates should complete the CUET 2023 registration process first before filling out the application form. Before filling up the CUET 2023 application form, candidates are advised to keep the required documents handy and check eligibility criteria. Students must enter correct personal and academic details while filling out the form and pay the application fee for CUET 2023 exam on time.

Steps to fill CUET Application Form 2023

Given below are a few simple steps explaining how to participate in CUET registration 2023.

Step 1: Visit the official website of CUET and click on the registration link.

Step 2: Register by entering the basic details like name, date of birth, mobile number, e-mail, etc.

Step 3: Visit the official website again and log in using the registered credentials.

Step 4: Enter all the personal and academic details.

Step 5: Upload the required documents and pay the application fee.

Step 6: Take a printout of the form for future use.

CUET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The National Testing Agency releases the CUET 2023 eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria are released along with the official notification of CUET 2023. The eligibility criteria define the minimum requirements that an aspirant should have, in order to apply. The below-given table gives you a brief sketch of the CUET eligibility criteria 2023.

Name of the Course

Minimum Qualification

Mandatory Subjects

Minimum Percentage


Class 12th

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and/or Biology

General: 50%

SC/ ST: 45%


Undergraduate degree

The relevant or associated field in which candidates wish to pursue Master's

General: 55%

SC/ ST: 50%


Master’s degree

The relevant or associated field in which candidates wish to pursue PhD

General: 55%

OBC: 50%

SC/ ST: 45%

CUET 2023 Syllabus

National Testing Agency releases CUET 2023 Syllabus. The syllabus defines the subjects and names of the topics, based on which the question paper is prepared. Having a sound knowledge of the CUET 2023 Syllabus aids the students to prepare well for the examination. The syllabus of CUET 2023 is usually released along with the official notification. Candidates can perform well if they prepare all the topics, which are mentioned in the syllabus.

CUET 2023 Exam Pattern

CUET 2023 exam Pattern is released by the National Testing Agency along with the notification. The exam pattern of CUET 2023 will include information and details like the total number of questions, sections, type of questions, and marking scheme.  The CUET exam pattern 2023 gives an understanding of the question paper format. Aspirants must be familiar with the examination pattern so that they can prepare well for the examination.

CUET 2023 Sections


Total No of Questions

Total No of Questions to be Attempted


Section IA

13 Languages



45 Minutes for every language

Section IB

19 Languages



45 Minutes for each linguistic test

Section II

27-Domain-specific Subjects



45 Minutes for every subject

Section III

General Test



One Hour

CUET Admit Card 2023 @

The advance city intimation slips and CUET admit card 2023 are released by NTA. Candidates need to enter the Application Number and Date of Birth to download the hall ticket. Aspirants must note that the admit cards will not be sent to the address of the candidates through posts or couriers. If a candidate is not able to download the admit card from the official website, he/she must contact the NTA helpline on 011-40759000 or 011-69227700 between 10.00 am and 5.00 pm.

Aspirants must note that they will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without CUET 2023 admit card. Important details mentioned on the admit card are:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Gender
  • Roll Number
  • Photograph and Signature
  • Subjects
  • Exam Duration
  • Exam Medium
  • Exam Centre
  • Centre Code
  • Reporting Time

CUET Mock Test 2023

Students worried about the type of questions that could be asked in the CUET 2023 can solve mock questions to understand the exam structure and pattern. NTA will release the Mock Test for CUET 2023 online. Practicing CUET mock test can help students be confident during the CUET 2023 exam. Through the mock test, aspirants can also gauge and evaluate their actual potential.

CUET 2023 Exam Centres

CUET UG 2023 exam will be conducted in various cities/ towns in India and a few cities/ towns outside the country. Candidates are required to select the desired CUET exam centre at the time of registration. They can select any four cities of their choice. Candidates must note that the choice of exam cities will be completely limited to the State of Permanent Address or State of Present. 

CUET 2023 Exam Centres in India

Check out the list of CUET exam centres 2023 located in India below:

CUET Exam Centres in India: PDF (Available)

CUET 2023 Exam Centres in Outside India

Provided below are the CUET exam centres located outside India:


Name of Country


City Code






Sri Lanka





















Kuala Lumpur




Kuwait City











Saudi Arab











CUET 2023 Result

CUET result 2023 will be announced by NTA on the official website of the entrance test. Candidates can expect the result to be out in a few weeks after the exam ends. Aspirants should note that the CUET 2023 result will only be made available through online mode. It will not be sent through courier or post to the address of the candidate.

Steps to Check CUET 2023 Result

Provided below are a few steps on how to check the result for CUET 2023:

Step 1: Visit the official website of CUET & click on the result link.

Step 2: Enter the required login credentials (Date of Birth & Roll Number).

Step 3: Click on 'Log in'.

Step 4: View, download and take a print of the CUET result for verification purposes. 

CUET 2023 Cutoff

CUET Cutoff is the minimum marks obtained by candidates to qualify for the next examination stage. The cutoff lists will be released separately by participating institutes and will vary from course to course and category to category. Candidates who satisfy the cutoff will be invited to participate in the counselling process of the college. Only eligible aspirants will be allowed to participate in the counselling process. CUET 2023 cutoff will be announced a few days after the declaration of the result.

CUET 2023 Participating Colleges

CUET participating colleges 2023 are spread across the nation. Numerous Central, Private, and Deemed to be Universities are interested in accepting the scores obtained in the entrance test. In 2022, around 44 Central Universities considered the CUET scores for admission along with 46 other universities. However, in 2023 the number of varieties and colleges has increased massively. Some of the popular universities that will accept CUET scores are Delhi University, Jamia Millia University, Jawaharlal Nehru University, etc. The entire list of CUET participating colleges is given below:

List of CUET Participating Colleges 2023

CUET 2023 Conducting Body

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) for Undergraduate programmes offered by 45 participating Central Universities along with some of the State Universities Private Universities, and Deemed to be Universities. 

CUET 2023 Contact Details

Address: National Testing Agency, C-20 1A/8,IITK Outreach Centre, NOIDA-201309, (India)

Phone number: 011-40759000 or 011-6922 7700


Important Dates

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How do I fill the CUET Application Form 2023?

To fill in the CUET Application Form 2023, Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below. 

  •  Visit the official website of NTA CUET at 
  •  Register by entering the basic details like name, date of birth, mobile number, e-mail, etc.
  •  Visit the official website again and log in using the registered credentials.
  •  Enter all the personal and academic details.
  • Upload the required documents and pay the application fee.
  • Take a printout of the form for future use.


Who is responsible for conducting CUET?

The National Testing Agency, popularly known as NTA is responsible for conducting CUET.

What is the full form of CUET?

The full form of CUET is the Common University Entrance Test.

In which mode is the CUET application process conducted?

The CUET application process is entirely conducted in online mode. Candidates are not allowed to fill the application form in offline mode.

Does CUET 2023 follow a negative marking scheme?

Yes, CUET 2023 follows a negative marking scheme where 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

What is the medium of instruction for CUET 2023?

CUET 2023 will be Bilingual. It will be held in English & one of the 13 languages opted by the applicant.

Will CUET 2023 be held in offline mode?

No, CUET 2023 will only be conducted in Computer based Mode.

Is it possible to take the CUET 2023 exam from my personal device?

Candidates are required to take the CUET 2023 exam only at the allotted exam centre. They cannot appear for it from their personal devices.

How many sections does the CUET 2023 exam have?

The CUET 2023 exam has 3 sections. Section I is further divided into Section IA & Section IB, both of which are language tests. Section II is a domain-specific test while Section III is a General Test.

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