CUCET Exam Pattern 2020
Parul Thapa, 04 Oct 2019, #CUCET

CUCET Exam Pattern 2020 - The conducting board of CUCET is responsible for the announcement of CUCET 2020 exam pattern along with the admission notification. Candidates who plan to sit for CUCET must make sure to go through CUCET exam pattern to know the basic structure of the question paper that will come in the examination. The exam pattern of CUCET 2020 mentions details such as the pattern, syllabus, marking scheme. This way, it gets ensured that candidates get confidence in attempting the CUCET question paper and sitting for the actual examination.

CUCET 2020 will be conducted for candidates who wish to seek admission in various UG and PG programmes offered by the participating universities. Candidates are advised to go through the article to have a more intensive insight on the CUCET 2020 exam pattern.

CUCET Exam Pattern 2020

It must be noted that the exam pattern of CUCET 2020 differs as per the programmes. Given below are the tables which candidates can refer to.

CUCET Exam Pattern 2020 - UGQP01

Candidates can check below CUCET Paper Pattern 2020 for the B.Sc. B.Ed., B.Sc. B.Ed. (Mathematics), Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Zoology, Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Botany, Environmental Science, Textiles, Biomedical Sciences, Industrial Waste Management courses.

CUCET Exam Pattern

Details

Exam Pattern

Types of questions

MCQs

Total number of questions

100

Duration

Two hours

Maximum marks

100

Topics

Part A - 25 MCQs from reasoning, general knowledge, general aptitude, English, numerical aptitude/data interpretation


Part B - Physics and Chemistry

Part three and four are for Mathematics and Biology respectively. Only one section to be attempted

Note - In case a candidate attempts both the sections, that is Mathematics and Biology, then his/her best of three sections will be considered while preparing his/her results - Part A, Part B, Part three of part four.

CUCET 2020 Exam Pattern - UGQP02

Candidates can check below CUCET Exam Pattern 2020 English, Economics, Psychology, Geology, Geography, International Relations, B.A. B.Ed., Retail and Logistics Management, Retail Management, Tourism Management, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Music, Beauty and Wellness, Crafts and Design courses.

CUCET UGQP02 Exam Pattern

Details

Exam Pattern

Types of questions

MCQs

Total number of questions

100

Duration

Two hours

Maximum marks

100

Topics

English, analytical skills, numerical aptitude/data interpretation, general aptitude, general knowledge, reasoning

CUCET B.Ed Exam Pattern 2020

Details

Exam Pattern

Types of questions

MCQs

Total number of questions

100

Duration

Two hours

Maximum marks

100

Topics

Part A - 50 MCQs from general awareness, general English, and numerical ability


PArt B - 50 MCS on Teaching aptitude

CUCET Exam Pattern 2020 - PG Programmes

Candidates can find the exam pattern of CUCET 2020 for PG programmes in the table given below. The paper codes have also been provided along with the pattern.

CUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper Code

Question Pattern

PG-QP-01

PART-A: 50 Questions (English, General awareness and Numerical Ability)

&

PART-B: 50 Questions (Teaching Aptitude)

PG-QP-02, 03, 04, 05,

06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 13,

14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21,

22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29,

30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36,

37, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46,

47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53,

54, 55, 57, 58, 59


PART-A: 25 Questions (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability)

&

PART-B: 75 Questions (From respective Subject)

PG-QP-12

PART-A: 50 Questions (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability)

&

PART-B:

Section-I: 50 Questions (Music) OR Section-II: 50 Questions (Fine Arts)

PG-QP-20

PART-A: 50 Questions (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability)

&

PART-B:

Section-I: 50 Questions (Social Work) OR Section-II: 50 Questions

(Sociology)

PG-QP-38

100 Questions (English/Verbal Ability, Maths/Quantitative Ability, Data

Interpretation and Logical Reasoning)

PG-QP-39

100 Questions (English, General Knowledge, Computer Basics, General

Aptitude, and Logical Reasoning)

PG-QP-40

100 Questions (English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation,

Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude, and General Knowledge)

PG-QP-56

PART-A: 50 Questions (English, General Knowledge and Numerical Ability)

PART-B:

Section-I: 50 Questions (Water Engineering and Management) OR

Section-II: 50 Questions (Aquacultural Engineering, Water Resource

Development and Management, Farm Machinery and Power Engineering,

Food Processing Engineering)

CUCET 2020 Marking Scheme

Some questions, if incorrectly answered, will cost the candidates loss of certain marks. However, some can also fetch more marks, if answered correctly. Candidates can check the marking scheme of CUCET question paper online.

CUCET Marking Scheme 2020

One correct answer will fetch

+1 mark

One Incorrect answer

-0.25 marks

Non-attempted questions

0 marks

Total marks

100 marks

Total questions

100

Types of questions

MCQs

CUCET Syllabus 2020

The conducting board of CUCET 2020 will release a detailed syllabus for each course mentioning the topics which candidates will be mainly tested on during the CUCET exam. There is a vast range of topics in the syllabus which needs to be covered properly by the candidates to ace the entrance test. Therefore, it is highly advised that candidates have an insight into the exam pattern of CUCET 2020. Candidates can go through the syllabus and start preparing accordingly. This way, they will be able to prioritise the main topics accordingly.

CUCET Exam Day Instructions

  • It is very important for candidates to carry their CUCET admit card 2020 along with a

Valid ID proof to the examination hall on the day of CUCET 2020. Failing to carry these documents may result in aspirants losing their candidature.

  • In the aforementioned case, candidates should attempt only those sections which they have studied at 10+2 level.

  • If a candidate is required to attempt only a certain number of sections in the question

paper but he/she attempts all the sections, then the best of the total sections will be considered as per the instructions mentioned on the question booklet while preparing the merit list.

  • Candidates should make sure that they darken only one circle as the answer to a question on the OMR sheet. A question for which more than oval is darkened will be treated incorrect and result in negative marking.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CUCET Exam Pattern 2020

Question: Is there any negative marking in CUCET 2020?

Answer:

Yes, there will be a negative marking. Every incorrect answer will make candidates lose 0.25 marks.

Question: Why should I check the syllabus to understand the CUCET exam pattern?

Answer:

There is a vast range of topics in the syllabus which needs to be covered properly by the candidates to ace the entrance test. Therefore, it is highly advised that candidates have an insight into the exam pattern of CUCET 2020.

Question: How are CUCET marks calculated?

Answer:

For every correct answer, candidates get 1 marks.  While, for every incorrect answer candidates will lose 0.25 marks out of 1 mark. If candidates choose not to answer any answer, they will be awarded no marks.

Question: What is the use of CUCET?

Answer:

CUCET 2020 will be conducted for candidates who wish to seek admission in various UG and PG programmes offered by the participating central universities.

Question: How should I mark my answer in CUCET exam?

Answer:

Candidates should make sure that they darken only one circle as the answer to a question on the OMR sheet. A question for which more than oval is darkened will be treated incorrect and result in negative marking.

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syllabus for cucet examination

Ronak Gala Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

The syllabus for CUCET will be as follows -

PHYSICS -

Ray Optics

Current Electricity

Electrostatics

Oscillations

Circular motion

Electrodynamics

Rotational motion

Gravitation

Magnetic effects of electric current

Magnetism

Electromangnetic induction

Atoms molecules and nuclei

Force

Friction

Motion in two dimension

Refraction

Wave theory of light

Wave motion

Sound waves

Elasticity

Modern physics

Work energy and power



CHEMISTRY -

States of matter

Redox reactions

Periodic table

General organic chemistry

Alkanes

Alkenes

Alkynes

Aromatic compounds

Nitrogen containing compounds

Aldhydes and ketones

Polymers

Biomolecules

S block

P block

D, f block

Thermodynamics

Isomerism

Solution and colligative properties

Solid state

Liquid and gaseous state

Chemical kinetics

Chemical equilibrium




MATHS -

Algebra,

Probability,

Trigonometry,

Co-ordinate Geometry,

Calculus,

Vectors,

Dynamics

Statics.




BIOLOGY -

Zoology: Origin of Life, Organic Evolution, Mechanism of Organic Evolution, Human Genetics and Eugenics, Applied Biology, Mammalian Anatomy (Eg. Rabbit), Animal Physiology and Comparison between Periplanata and Blatta.

Botany: Plant Cell, Protoplasm, Ecology, Ecosystem, Genetics, Seeds in angiospermic plants, Fruits, Cell differentiation Plant Tissue, Anatomy of Root, stem and leaf, Important phylums, Soil and Photosynthesis.





Best wishes. Thank you.

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What to study in part B of questions of CUCET for score good marks In CUCET MBA ?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

you dont need to worry about part b questions. as you are going to apply for mba entrance there will be only one paper. For programs such as Integrated Courses/B.Voc./MBA/MCA/LLB or any other general course(s), there will be only one paper consisting  of 100 MCQs.  questions will be formed on subjects- like English Language, Reasoning, Data Interpretations/ Numerical Ability, General Awareness and Analytical Skills. follow any good aptitude books like r.s agarval , arun sharma will be enough. also solve previous years question papes.

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Syllabus for entrance MSC microbiology in cucet

Ronak Gala Student Expert 9th Oct, 2019

Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Microbiology, Plant & Animal Sciences

1. Techniques:

Principles and applications of chromatography, spectroscopy, microscopy, electrophoresis, centrifugation, blotting, PCR & radioisotope techniques

2. Chromatin structure and function:

Organization of chromosomes in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, chromatin types, centromere, Telomere and concept of gene

3. Biochemistry:

Structure and functions of proteins, DNA, carbohydrates, lipids & vitamins. Bioenergetics, Glycolysis, TCA cycle, Electron Transport System and ATP synthesis, oxidation and synthesis of fatty acid, membrane structure and function

4. Biotechnology:

Recombinant DNA technology, principles of gene cloning, applications of biotechnology in medicine, industry and agriculture, animal & plant cell culture,environmental biotechnology

5.Microbiology:

Diversity of microbes, bacterial reproduction, antimicrobial agents, significance of microbes in the industry and agriculture, antigen, antibody, complement systems, immunity, vaccines, plant virus, animal virus and environmental microbiology.

6. Molecular Genetics:

Principles of inheritance, linkage & crossing over, chromosomal aberrations, extrachromosomal inheritance, replication, transcription, translation, DNA repair and population genetics

7. Plant Sciences:

Bryophytes, Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, Angiosperms, Vascular system in plants, Economic important of plants, Photosynthesis, Photoperiodism, Vernalization, and Biogeochemical cycle

8. Animal Sciences:

Characteristics of invertebrates and vertebrates, anatomy and physiology of different system of humans, nerve impulse transmission, endocrinology, human diseases Apoptosis and cancer, inherited diseases, animal cell culture.

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i need previous year question papers of cucet m.sc. entrance exam of chemistry . how can i get it?

Manisha Gupta Expert 24th Sep, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

I would suggest you to go through with the given below link to check CUCET previous year papers for M.Sc Chemistry.

https://university.careers360.com/articles/cucet-sample-papers

Good Luck!

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which engineering colleges going to be allot seats through cucet

Aman Raj Student Expert 15th Sep, 2019

Hello Sir

There are 14 CUCET participating universities.


Central University of Haryana


Central University of Punjab


Central University of Jammu


Central University of Kashmir


Central University of South Bihar


Central University of Jharkhand


Central University of Karnataka


Central University of Rajasthan


Central University of Kerala


Central University of Tamil Nadu


Central University of Guajrat


Central University of Andhra Pradesh

Assam University, Silchar


Mahatma Gandhi University, Bihar


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