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The face of UG admissions in India got revamped with the introduction of the CUET in 2022. The mega entrance carnival (CUET-UG) 2023 edition began on May 21, and the last exam day was June 23. Go through the detailed CUET 2023 exam analysis, and watch the CUET live YouTube analysis for every day’s paper.
The thorough exam analysis will help you understand the difficulty level of any particular question paper on the given day and the different topics from which the questions were being asked majorly. This will assist you in building an overall perspective and clarity about the exam experience.
The NTA has released the CUET Admit Card 2023. For each exam day the Admit card will be available for download 3days prior to the exam date. Apart from the admit cards, NTA will also be issuing the exam city intimation slip. The City Intimation Slip for each candidate will have information relating to the Subjects, Language, and Medium offered, as well as the date and City allotted.
Candidates are advised to check the official website of the NTA & CUET for the latest updates and download their admit cards. Here's how candidates can proceed with their CUET admit card download:
Candidates can download their CUET 2023 Admit card by clicking on the tab belowCUET admit card 2023
The CUET 2023 exam pattern is slightly different from the previous year. Instead of two, it will be held in three different slots and the paper will be divided into three sections. The sections are - Section IA & IB (language test), Section II (domain-specific subjects), and Section III (general test). In total, a candidate can choose a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 10 subjects combining all three sections.
Some important details about the CUET 2023 exam pattern are mentioned in the table below:
Common University Entrance Test (CUET)
Slot 1, 2 & 3 (Duration to be announced soon)
Mode of Exam
Number of Sections
Section IA & IB:
Languages (40 Questions to be marked out of 50 Questions)
Domain-Specific (40 Questions to be marked out of 50 Questions)
General Test (50 Questions to be marked out of 60 Questions)
The exam will be conducted in 13 languages
Candidates are to take special note, that for the subjects - Accountancy, Economics, Physics, Computer Science/Informatics practices, Chemistry, Mathematics/Applied Mathematics, and General Test the time provided will be 60 minutes. For all the other subjects the time duration will be 45 minutes.
The NTA has also confirmed the marking scheme for the CUET exam 2023. As per the official notification, 5 marks will be awarded for every correct attempt, and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect attempt. However, there will be no penalty for unattempted questions.
CUET marking scheme
0 (no negative marking)
In case of any dropped question (Question for which correct options were not available in the paper), full marks will be awarded to the students who have attempted it.
For detailed information on the CUET 2023 exam pattern and the marking scheme check the page - CUET exam pattern 2023.
More than 3 lakh UG seats are offered for various courses across 240+ participating universities, including 47 central and several other (state, private, and deemed) Universities in India. NTA CUET 2023 is going to be one of the most competitive entrance exams at the UG level. Apart from this, while preparing for CUET you will also need to take care of your board preparations as well. Therefore it is crucial that you go through the detailed CUET as well as the board syllabus so that you can take adequate preparation for both.
The CUET syllabus for the domain-specific subjects will be the same as the NCERT syllabus for Class XII (Whole), but none of the boards cover the whole NCERT class 12th syllabus in 12th. Candidates have to put in some extra effort to cover the difference. The NCERT books will be the best source of preparation for the domain-specific paper.
To get the detailed subject-wise syllabus for all the domain subjects, check the page - CUET 2023 Syllabus.
NTA will release the provisional CUET 2023 answer key a few days after the exam. Candidates can download the provisional CUET answer key from the official website to tally their responses and raise objections by challenging it. It is to be noted that there will be a fee charged for each challenge the student raises. After the challenges are evaluated by the expert team of the NTA & CUET, and then the NTA will be releasing a final answer key. The CUET 2023 exam results will be announced based on the final answer key only.
A candidate can download the answer key by following these steps:
Find the detailed process and steps involved here, CUET 2023 results.
The National Education Policy (NEP), aims to bring radical changes to the education setup in the country, by paving the way for the Common University Entrance Test. The exam was introduced in the year 2022 and will not only release the pressure of high cut-offs but will also provide an equal and common opportunity for all aspirants to get a seat at the top universities in the country like DU, BHU, JNU, JMI, etc.
A total of 240+ universities (including 47 Central universities) are participating in CUET 2023 and will be offering approximately 3 lakh undergraduate seats in various courses across its constituent colleges.
Check the full list here - CUET 2023 Participating Universities.
Candidates who are planning to write the CUET 2023 exam should go through the CUET previous year's question & sample paper thoroughly to briefly understand the pattern of the test. It will give candidates better clarity regarding the range & trend of the questions asked in the exam and the pattern of it. It will also give a proper direction to guide your preparation. Going through the previous year’s question & sample paper will be a great stepping stone to your CUET 2023 preparation and will help you to succeed in it.
Benefits of the sample paper:
Check and download the sample paper and subject-wise previous years' questions of CUET for free here - CUET 2023 Sample Paper.