Vedantu is launching Class 12 CBSE Board + CUET Crash Courses for Science & Commerce Students. The course will comprise of LIVE classes by Master Teachers and doubt-solving by Class Teachers, along with class notes, assignments and tests.
As per the Board exam and CUET preparation, the course is divided into 2 phases
1. 2nd Jan 2023 - 4th Feb 2023: Core subjects for Boards and CUET will be covered in 125 sessions.
2. 15th Mar 2023 - 30th Apr 2023: Sessions on additional subjects & revision of core subjects of CUET.
The Common Universities Entrance Test (CUET) is an entrance examination for admission to undergraduate courses in different universities across the country. It was previously known as Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET). The CUET examination is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) under the supervision of the Universities Grant Commission (UGC). The qualified candidates get the opportunity to enroll in various programs in 54 central universities in India.
Till now, 44 universities including JNU, BHU, Aligarh Muslim University, and JMI have accepted the CUET as a part of their admission process. Considering the lack of uniformity in admission criteria between different university boards, the UGC has decided to conduct this exam to streamline the admission process and allow students to register for suitable courses in top universities.
The CUCET UG 2023 exam is scheduled to be held from May 21 to 31. Before starting the application process, candidates are requested to check out the CUCET eligibility criteria 2023 discussed below.
The students who have passed the 10+2 board examination or 10+3 diploma approved by the state board of technical education are eligible to appear for the CUET UG 2023 examination. The CUET eligibility criteria differ from one university to another and for different courses. Candidates can check the CUET 2023 eligibility criteria from the official website of the institution they are applying for. The eligibility criteria refer to the minimum qualification that a candidate must possess to become eligible for admission to the listed universities that are participating in CUET 2023.
In general, a minimum of 50% marks is required for general candidates and 45% marks for SC/ST candidates in the 12th standard. Candidates willing to appear in the CUET 2023 need to complete the application process online through the official website of NTA. The application process will be going to start in 1st week of April 2023 and ended in 4th week of April 2023.
A candidate not meeting the desired CUET exam eligibility criteria as found in the application process will be disqualified for appearing in the CUET exam.
The eligibility criteria as specified by NTA don’t specify any age limit for candidates. However, candidates need to check the age requirements of individual universities where they wish to study. The candidate must satisfy the eligibility conditions as set by a specific university or college to get admission. Even if a candidate passes the CUET UG 2023 examination, he or she may be denied admission to a particular college if the eligibility conditions are not met.
The candidates must be aware of the syllabus, exam pattern, and CUET total marks to prepare for the exam effectively. The following points will be helpful for students.
The total marks of questions in the CUET examination are 140.
There will be 175 questions, out of which 140 need to be attempted.
For each incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted and 5 marks will be awarded for correct answers.
The details of the CUET 2023 exam pattern are given in the following table.
The candidates must score CUET qualifying marks to secure their position on the merit list of successful candidates. Students must score 60% marks in CUET UG 2023 examination to qualify for admission to the listed universities and colleges. The actual cut-off marks for CUET 2023 examination will be announced by the board shortly after the exam begins. The cut-off or qualifying score varies from year to year. The various factors that influence CUET qualifying marks are as follows:
The number of candidates
The difficulty level of the exam
The number of seats available
The category-wise seat reservation details are as follows:
Participating institutes will also determine their cut-off scores to qualify for admission. Students must obtain equal to or higher than the expected cut-off points set by individual universities to get them enrolled for the desired stream. After the examination results, a merit list is prepared based on the qualifying marks, and successful candidates are offered seats in selected universities and courses through a counseling session.
The CUET allows students to get admission to different undergraduate courses in different universities. These streams in which the students can enroll include Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Bachelor of Arts (B.A), Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), BCA, B.Tech, etc. Candidates must decide that they would appear in CUET for which stream and accordingly complete the application process. The different courses also have different eligibility criteria that the applicants must fulfill at the time of application to the respective streams. Students should check the website of the university to which they are applying, to get to know about the eligibility criteria for a particular stream.
CUET 2023 is going to streamline the admission process for students who find difficulty in admission to top universities due to complex and non-uniform admission procedures. The students after passing the 10+2 exam can easily apply for the CUET exam and make preparations by taking the help of various resources available offline and online. The detailed information about CUET, the application process, exam pattern, and eligibility criteria guide them to prepare accordingly and achieve good scores in the CUET exam.
1. Who is eligible to appear for CUET 2023?
Any candidate who has passed the 10+2 board examination with a minimum of 50% marks is eligible to appear in CUET 2023.
2. How many universities are covered under the CUET admission process?
There are approximately 54 central universities across India that are part of the CUET admission process.
3. How many languages will be available to take the CUET 2023 examination?
CUET 2023 will be conducted in 13 languages. A student can give the exam in a domain-specific language.
4. Is there any age limit for appearing in the CUET examination?
There is no age limit for candidates to be eligible to appear in the CUET 2023 exam.
5. Is CUET compulsory for admission to Delhi University?
The entrance to Delhi University UG courses for 2023-24 will be performed based on CUET 2023 results, so it is mandatory.