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Common University Entrance Test (CUET): Decoding Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme

December 20, 2023
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Aspiring students across India, the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) is your gateway to prestigious courses. Administered online by the National Testing Agency, CUET evaluates your aptitude and learning skills in 13 languages. Here's an in-depth look at the exam pattern and marking scheme, crucial components for your preparation.


Crack CUET 2023: Exam Pattern & Marking Guide


Exam Pattern Table:

Section

Languages

Marks

Questions

Duration

Language Test (1A)

13

100

50

45 minutes

Language Test (2B)

20

100

50

45 minutes

Subject Test

27

100

50

45 minutes

General Test

-

150

60

60 minutes


Scoring System:

  • Correct Answer: +5 marks

  • Wrong Answer: -1 mark

  • Unanswered: No penalty


Languages Offered in the CUET examination

13 Languages Offered in the examination conducted online by NTA:


13 languages — Assamese, Hindi, English, Gujarati, Odia, Kannada, Punjabi, Malayalam, Marathi, Urdu, Tamil and Telugu.


With this comprehensive understanding of CUET's structure, meticulous study, strategic planning, and a thorough grasp of the exam details are your keys to success. Dedicate yourself to preparation, familiarise yourself with the pattern, and confidently tackle the CUET.



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