CUET PG 2024 or Common University Entrance Test PG 2024 notification has been released by the National Testing Agency on its official website, https://cuet.nta.nic.in/.
The Common University Entrance Test PG (CUET PG) is an entrance exam conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to various postgraduate programs offered by central universities across India.
The single exam will ensure entry of students to all centrally-run universities based on merit. The CUET PG Exam 2024 will be conducted in Computer Based Test (CBT) Mode.
NTA will conduct the Postgraduate Entrance Test for 54 Central and participating Universities for the academic session 2024-2025.
CUET UG will provide a single window opportunity to students to seek admission in various postgraduate courses in participating Universities across the country.
What is CUET PG 2024?
CUET PG 2024 is a national-level entrance exam for postgraduate programs in various disciplines offered by participating universities. The exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of the participating universities.
The participating universities in CUET PG 2024 are some of the most reputed institutions in the country, including Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), University of Delhi, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), and others.
Interested candidates who wish to apply for this PG CET can do so at the official website. Those who clear CUCET PG will be eligible to apply for admission into PG Courses, PG, Research Programs.
The exam is conducted once a year, and the scores are valid for the current academic session only. Candidates will have to appear for counselling sessions to get a seat.
|Exam Name||CUET PG Exam 2024|
|Title||Download the CUET PG Notification 2024|
|Subject||NTA released CUET PG Notification 2024|
|Registration||February to March 2024|
|Exam Date||11-03-2024 to 28-03-2024|
The Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) or Common University Entrance Test is among the major reforms introduced to the Indian education scenario in the recent past.
One of the most anticipated impacts of such a common ‘high-quality aptitude test’ for admission to the 54 central universities is that it will provide a common platform for evaluation of the merit of a student.
This test is conducted for the students of Bachelor’s Degree holders and Master Degree holders to obtain admission into the Post Graduate Program, and the Research Program respectively in these ten Central Universities.
Applications should be submitted online only. A candidate can apply for a particular program for a maximum of three PUs with a maximum of three options of courses in each of the selected PU.
- PG, B.Ed., Integrated M.Sc. B.Ed. and PG-Diploma Programmes (154 courses)
- M.Phil. and /or Ph.D. Research Programmes (73 courses)
Eligibility for CUET PG
Eligibility for Integrated/PG/Research Programs: Eligibility for all integrated and post-graduate programs is successful completion of graduation or equivalent.
Eligibility for all Research Programmes (Integrated / M.Phil./Ph.D.) is successful completion of a post-graduate or equivalent degree examination. Candidates who have appeared for the final qualifying examinations are eligible to apply.
Steps to download CUET PG Notification PDF
The Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) is a test conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). It is a national-level exam and is used by several centrally-funded universities for their admission process for UG and PG courses offered by them.
Candidates who will be appearing the the entrance exam can check details and download notification PDF from the website, https://cuet.nta.nic.in/.
- Candidates need to visit the National Testing Agency, NTA website, https://www.nta.ac.in/ in your device browser.
- Once you reach the official website, click on the Active Examination Link on the home page.
- After clicking on the link, a pop up window will open in your device and click on the CUCET PG link. Then, Central Universities Common Entrance Test web page, https://cuet.nta.nic.in/ will be appeared.
- Once you reach the CUET PG web portal, click on the official notification PDF link under News & Events section.
- After clicking on the link, a PDF will open in your device. Read the instructions carefully before submit the online application form.
CUET PG Important dates
|CUET PG Notification 2023||March 2024|
|CUET PG registrations||April 2024|
|CUET PG 2022 Exam date||June 2024|
|CUET PG Admit Card||To be announced later|
CUET PG Application fee:
The application fee is ₹800 for General/OBC/EWS candidates and ₹350 for SC/ ST/ Transgender. The PWD candidates are exempted from payment of the application fee.
How to Apply for CUET PG:
Applications should be submitted Online Mode only. Offline applications will not be accepted. All candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying for the course because different universities have different eligibility criteria for similar courses.
Hence, students would be themselves responsible if they opt for a course for which they are not eligible. Applicants are required to fill in the details asked in the form carefully without making any spelling mistakes.
On submission of Online application successfully, applicants can make the payment for their selected program by online or offline mode of payment.
A candidate may fill the form partially and log in again to complete it as early as possible. Candidates will receive SMSs and email alerts at the time of registration and completing registration.
CUET PG Exam Pattern
CUET PG 2024 is a computer-based test that consists of two parts: Part A and Part B. Part A is common for all candidates and consists of 50 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) that test the candidate’s general awareness and aptitude.
Part A consisting of English Language, general awareness, mathematical aptitude, and analytical skills – comprising of 25 MCQs
Part B consists of 100 MCQs that are specific to the candidate’s chosen subject. The syllabus for Part B is based on the undergraduate program in the relevant subject. This part may consist of one/two/three or more sections. Each section can have 25 or more questions.
The total duration of the exam is three hours, and the maximum marks are 400. Each paper will be only of Two Hours Duration.
There will be negative marking in CUCET 2024. Each correct answer will carry 01 marks and for each wrong answer, 0.25 mark will be deducted. Questions not attempted will not be assessed and hence will not be considered for preparing the final merit list.
Preparation Tips for CUET PG 2024
Preparing for CUET PG 2024 requires hard work, dedication, and a strategic approach. Here are some tips to help you prepare for the exam:
- Familiarize yourself with the exam pattern and syllabus.
- Make a study schedule and stick to it.
- Focus on understanding the concepts rather than rote learning.
- Practice solving previous year question papers and sample papers to get a feel for the exam.
- Take mock tests to assess your preparation level and identify areas of improvement.
- Revise regularly and consolidate your learning through revision notes.
- Stay updated with current affairs and developments in your subject area.
- Stay healthy and take breaks to avoid burnout.
FAQs on CUCET
What is CUET PG?
CUET is a Common University Entrance Test. This all-India test is being organized by 14 Central Universities and 4 State Universities for admission to various Post Graduate and Research Programmes in these Universities /Institute(s). It provides a single-window opportunity to the students to seek admission in these Participating Universities (PU) across the country.
What is the eligibility for CUET PG?
For appearing in the CUET PG, there is no age limit for the candidates. The candidates who have passed the bachelor degree/equivalent examination or appear in 2023 irrespective of their age can appear in the CUET PG examination.
What is the CUET PG Exam Date?
CUET PG exam will be conducted in computer-based test mode only. The CUET PG is likely to be held in the last week of July. The CUET PG exam will be conducted in CBT mode in 2 shifts for admissions in the next academic session.
What programmes are offered in these Universities?
Please see the link “Programmes” available on the website for a complete list of programmes, intake and eligibility criteria, and the universities in which these programmes are offered. Also, visit the website of the concerned university.
Final Thoughts: CUET PG 2024 is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking to pursue higher education in India’s top universities. With the right preparation and dedication, you can ace the exam and secure a seat in your preferred course and institution.