CUCET Application Form 2020

Due to the latest pandemic outbreak, the Central University of Rajasthan has extended the CUCET 2020 application form submission last date to June 6 from the earlier date which was May 23rd, 2020. The CUCET is a national level entrance examination conducted every year by the Central University of Rajasthan to offer admission to the various UG, PG, M.Phil and PhD programmes offered by 15 central universities, four state universities, one NIT in India. The CUCET 2020 application form is available on the CUCET official website from March 16, 2020. Before starting the application process, students must ensure that they have an active email id and contact number for all kinds of important communication. Students need to register themselves successfully first to obtain a unique registration ID and password.  

After the registration process is completed, the next step is for filling up the application form with the necessary details as required in the form. After the last date for submitting the application form is up, a correction window will be open for students who want to alter any of the information they have previously entered in the application form and have found it to be faulty. The CUCET is a pen and paper-based examination. It will be conducted in two phases in around 119 exam centres. The examination will be conducted for 2 hours and will consist of 100 multiple-choice questions. After the results, students who have qualified in the CUCET entrance exam 2020 will be shortlisted and called for the Central Universities Common Entrance Test counselling 2020. In this article, we will explain to you in detail about the application process for the CUCET 2020 exam. 

CUCET Application Form 2020 - Important Dates



CUCET Registration 2020

March 16, 2020 (released)

Last date to submit CUCET application form

May 23, 2020(Postponed)

Extended last date for CUCET application form 

June 6, 2020 (extended)

How to Fill CUCET Application Form 2020

The application form for CUCET 2020 has been made available to students from March 16, 2020, on the CUCET official website . students need to have an active email id and a valid phone number to start the process. The following are the steps to fill the application form : 

1st Step - Registration for ID and Password

  • Visit the CUCET official website 

  • Click on the "Online Application Form" link in the notification bar

  • Select the ‘Click here for New Registration’ tab

  • Enter the following details :

  • An active email ID

  • Mobile number

  • Name of the candidate

  • Password

  • Date of birth

  • Programme applied

  • Enter the captcha code. Select  "Save and Proceed" tab. 

  • Students  will get a unique registration ID and Password on their registered mobile number and email ID

2nd Step  - Filling up the Application Form

  • Once the registration is successfully completed, candidates need to log in using the provided registration ID and password.

  • Once logged in, students will be redirected to the application form where they need to fill the following details: 

  • Personal Details - Gender, Nationality, Category, Aadhar number, Religion, Father's/ Guardian Name, Father's/ Guardian mobile number, Father's/ Guardian profession, Father's/ Guardian annual income, Employment status

  • Communication Details - Permanent/ Correspondence City, Pincode and state.

  • Academic Details - Matriculation/ Intermediate college name, score, year of passing and percentage of marks. 

  • Next, each student must enter a choice of his test centre where he would prefer taking up the exam. Students can choose up to two centres which are convenient for them. Also, students should not make any mistake as once the application form is submitted, the choices cannot be altered. 

  • Candidates can apply up to three subjects in the CUCET application form 2020.

  • Next, enter the University and Programme Details as preferred on the CUCET Application Form 2020.

3rd Step - Uploading of  Photograph and Signature

  • Students need to upload a scanned copy of their photograph and signature in a format as described by the exam authorities. 

  • Photograph Image

  • Dimensions - 200 x 230 pixels (preferred)(not older than 3 months, taken against a light coloured or white background)

  • Size - between 20kb to 50kb

  • Resolution - a minimum of 200 dpi.

  • Signature Image

  • The signature should be on a plain white sheet with a black ink pen.

  • Dimensions - 140 x 60 pixels (preferred).

  • Size - 10 KB to 50 KB

  • Resolution - a minimum of 200 dpi.

4th Step - Preview

  • Once all the details are filled by the candidate, a preview of the application form will be shown. If the candidate needs to make any changes in the details entered, they can do the same here. 

5th Step - Pay Application Fee

  • Students must first enter the amount to be paid. 

  • Here is the amount to be paid in the application based on the category: 

  • General/ OBC/ EWS - Rs. 800

  • SC/ ST - Rs. 350

  • PwD - Nil

  • International Candidates - Rs.3500

  • Next, they need to select the payment mode and select the ‘pay now’ option. 

  • The various payment options available are - credit card, net banking, debit card or UPI.

  • Once the payment of application amount is completed successfully, students can click on the final submit button

CUCET Application 2020 Correction Window

Quiet more than often, students want to change the details they have entered in the application form. Students tend to remember the errors or mistakes generally after the application is submitted successfully. Therefore the exam authorities provide a correction window where the students can alter certain details entered in the application form. The correction window is usually announced by the authorities once the last date for submitting the application form is completed. The following are the details that the students can alter in the application form during the correction window. 

  • Address

  • Gender

  • Programme

  • State

  • Namer of the exam passed

  • City

  • Father’s name

  • Mother’s name

  • Photograph

  • Signature

  • University or Board’s name

  • Nationality

  • Year of passing

CUCET Application Form 2020 - General Instructions

  • The students can make corrections in the application forms in the only certain field except in the - the candidate's date of birth, mobile number and email ID

  • Students must ensure that they check all the necessary eligibility criteria and fulfil the same before applying for the examination. 

  • Students must ensure that they upload only the passport size photo and the scanned image of the photo and the signature are of the same size as prescribed by the authorities. 

  • Students need not send any manual copies to the exam authorities once the application form is submitted successfully online. 

  • Before beginning the registration process, students must ensure that they have a valid Email and password for all communications.

  • The choice for the exam centre must be accurate, as students will not be allowed to change the same even during the correction window time once the application form is successfully completed.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q1: How can I Check the Status of the CUCET Application Form 2020?

A1: Students who have registered themselves successfully will receive an update about the status of their application on their registered Email id and phone number. Once the payment is successful, the candidates can check the status by logging in to their Email ID. students who have opted for offline payment can check their application status after 2-3 days when the payment process will be completed by the respective bank. Students who have not completed their payment will not be able to check their application status.

Q2: Under What Circumstances will my CUCET 2020 Application be Rejected?

A2: There are several conditions under which the exam authorities can reject your CUCET 2020 application form. Therefore ensure you verify all the details before submitting the application form. Certain conditions under which your application form can be rejected are as follows: 

  • If the student does not fulfil the CUCET eligibility criteria for their preferred programme.

  • If the signature or photograph uploaded by the candidate is unclear.

  • If the details filled in the application form of CUCET 2020 are not accurate or improper.