Tezpur University: UG Admission Process, Fee, Entrance Exams & More

Tezpur University was established in 1994 by an Act of Parliament, with an objective to offer employment driven multi-disciplinary programs and to promote research. Tezpur University is NAAC accredited with an "A" grade and was ranked 73rd in NIRF 2021 in the overall ranking.

Tezpur University is in Assam and was established with a mission to create programs to meet the local and regional aspirations, along with the development needs of Assam. The University of Tezpur is all set to conduct CUCET Exam from 2022 to select students for various courses offered by the university. The university entrance exam will be replaced by the Central Universities Common Entrance Test(CUCET).

Tezpur University UG Programs

Tezpur University, being focussed on research offers specialised and limited programs at the undergraduate level. The programs are offered as Integrated Programs.

Please refer to the table below for the important undergraduate courses offered by Tezpur University and the intake across each program.

Schools/Department Program Intake Duration
Department of Commerce Integrated M. Com 33 5 Years
Department of English Integrated M.A-English 25 5 Years
Department of Chemical Sciences Integrated M. Sc (Chemistry) 25 5 Years
Department of Mathematical Sciences Integrated M. Sc (Mathematics) 25 5 Years
Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Integrated M. Sc (Life Sciences) 25 5 Years
Department of Physics Integrated M. Sc (Physics) 25 5 Years
Department of Mathematical Sciences Integrated B. Sc-B. Ed -Mathematics 13 4 Years
Department of Chemical Sciences Integrated B. Sc-B. Ed - Chemistry 13 4 Years
Department of Physics Integrated B. Sc-B. Ed - Physics 13 4 Years

All the integrated programs (M. Sc, M. Com and M. A) offer lateral exit after three years. Tezpur University also offers B. Tech Programs, admissions to which are based on JEE (Mains).

Tezpur University UG Programs Eligibility:

Each of the courses has different eligibility for admissions. To be eligible for admissions, one must fulfil all the criteria as laid down by the respective faculties of the University.

Apart from this, to appear in the CUCET Exam, one must have passed with minimum 50% aggregate marks in the 12th standard.

Tezpur University UG Programs Reservation:

Tezpur University being a Central University offers reservations in admissions according to central government rules.

Tezpur University: UG Admission Process

Until 2021, admissions to Tezpur University UG courses were based on TU Entrance Examination (TUEE) conducted by the University. From the academic year 2022, admissions to UG programs offered by Tezpur University will be based on Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET), which will replace the TUEE. CUCET will be a common entrance for admissions to UG programs offered by all the Central Universities in the country.

The CUCET exam will be conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) which is an autonomous organisation responsible for conducting university-level entrance exams. However, the details from the university’s end are yet to be announced and received. Here are some of the information regarding the CUCET Exam:

Particulars 

Information 

Exam Name

CUCET (Central Universities Common Entrance Test)

Conducting Body

NTA (National Testing Agency)

Exam Mode

Computer Based Test (CBT/Online)

Exam Level

University Level

Language 

Several Languages

Number of Questions 

Section A - 25 Questions

Section B -75 Questions

Question Type

MCQ

Negative Marking

Yes 

Exam Duration

2 Hours

Tezpur University: UG Admission 2022 Exam Pattern

Tezpur University is expected to follow the guidelines of the CUCET Exam Policy as introduced by the government. In the table, the expected exam pattern is mentioned:

The first section is generic in nature including aptitude tests while section B will be subject-specific.

Tezpur University: UG Admission Fee

The CUCET Exam will be conducted by NTA and to complete the process of registration, every student will be required to pay a small amount of the application fee. It is collected in order to conduct the exam properly. Below mentioned are the CUCET fees:

Category 

Fees 

Unreserved and OBC (For three PUs)

INR 850

SC/ST/PwD/EWS (For three PUs)

INR 400

CUCET Exam: Important Dates

Tezpur University will soon release all the information regarding the CUCET Exam 2022 and the admission details of the university. Till then, you can keep a tab on the tentative CUCET Exam dates for 2022:

Events 

Dates 

CUCET Registration Start Date

April 2022

CUCET Application Form Submission Last Date

May 2022

Form Correction Window

May 2022

Admit Card

May 2022

CUCET 2022 Exam Date

June 2022

CUCET Final Answer Key

June 2022

CUCET Results 2022

July 2022

CUCET Merit List 2022

July 2022

CUCET counselling 2022

July 2022

Tezpur University is the pride of Assam. Being a central university, it attracts a number of students every year to its various courses. With the changing patterns of the entrance tests, now the college will be conducting CUCET Exam from the academic year 2022. Stay connected with Career Launcher to stay updated.