CUCET 2017 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
CUCET Exam Pattern 2017 provides details about subject-wise marking scheme, distribution of marks, time duration and alike. The exam pattern for CUCET 2017 is set by CURAJ (Central University of Rajasthan). The exam is scheduled for May 17 – 18, 2017 in offline mode.
The national level entrance exam consists of single paper which is divided into 2 parts: Part A and Part B. Part A is common for all test takers and it consists of 25 questions. Part B covers domain knowledge and carries 75 questions. The duration of both the exams is 2 hours.
|Conducting Body||CURAJ (Central University of Rajasthan)|
|Time Duration||2 hours (120 minutes)|
|Marking Scheme||+ 03 marks for correct answer | - 01 mark for wrong answer|
CUCET exam is majorly divided into 3 exams: UG/Integrated Programs, PG/B.Ed./Integrated M.Sc B.Ed/PG Diploma Programs and MPhil/PhD. Programs. Questions in CUCET consists of multiple choice type objective questions. Each exam is divided into 2 parts- Part A and Part B. Part A consists of 25 questions and 75 questions consist in Part B. Negative marking prevails in CUCET exam.
Total time duration of CUCET 2017 is 2 hours. CUCET exam pattern Part A covers questions from English Language, General Awareness, Mathematical Aptitude and Analytical Skills.
|CUCET Syllabus||CUCET Admit Card||CUCET Practice Papers|
CUCET Exam Pattern Part B covers Domain Knowledge. This part contains 75 multiple choice type questions. This part may consist of 1/2/3 or more sections. Each section can have 25 or more questions depending upon the courses. Candidate should answer a set of ‘X’ sections (75 questions) as specified on the front cover of the test question booklet. However, they must make sure to fill the right circles in the OMR Sheet corresponding to the question numbers attended.
For example, if Part B consists of 4 subjects, namely, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology and the instruction says that a candidate has to attempt any three subjects to choose as PCB or PCM according to the subjects studied by the candidate in class 12. If a candidate attempts all the questions from all the sections then the best of the 3 sections shall be considered while preparing the merit list.
For Admission to some Integrated Courses/MBA/LLB or any other general course(s), only one paper comprising of 100 MCQs covering English Language, Reasoning, Data Interpretations/Numerical Ability, General Awareness and Analytical Skills will be held.
Each candidate has to mark only one answer on the OMR sheet. If a candidate marks more than one circle, then the question will be considered as wrong.
UG and Integrated Programs are divided into 3 streams: B.Voc (Bachelor of Vocational) in Interior Designing, Arts and Science. The detailed course list for science stream is enlisted in the following table:
|Integrated M.Tech||Power & Energy Engineering, Information & Communication Technology|
|B. Tech.||Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Printing and Packaging Technology|
|Integrated B.Sc. B.Ed.||B.Sc. B.Ed.|
|Integrated B.Sc. B.Ed. (Mathematics)||B.Sc. B.Ed. (Mathematics)|
|Integrated Science B.Sc. M.Sc.||B.Sc. M.Sc.|
|Integrated M.Sc||Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Zoology Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Botany, Environmental Science|
CUCET exam pattern of science stream consists of 2 parts: Part A and Part B. Part A comprises 25 MCQs from the following discipline: English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude and General Knowledge.
Part B: This part comprises 75 MCQs. Physics and Chemistry are mandatory for all the candidates. However, only one section has to be attempted from Mathematics and Biology. In case, a candidate answers both Mathematics and Biology Sections, best of 3 sections will be evaluated and considered for CUCET result preparation.
CUCET exam pattern for arts stream includes only one test paper. The question paper comprises 100 MCQs from the following discipline: English, Numerical Aptitude/Data Interpretation, Analytical Skills, Reasoning, General Aptitude and General Knowledge. The detailed course list for arts stream is enlisted in the following table:
|Integrated M.A.||English, Economics, Psychology, Geography, Geology|
|B. A.||International Relations|
|Integrated B.A. B.Ed.||B.A. B.Ed.|
|Integrated B.A. LLB. (Hons)||B.A. LLB. (Hons)|
|B.Voc.||Retail and Logistic Management, Retail Management, Tourism Management, Biomedical Sciences, Industrial Waste Management|
|Diploma||Beauty & Wellness|
CUCET exam pattern for research programs is similar to UGC CSIR and other NET JRF exam. The pattern for the single paper objective test is given below:
The marking scheme of the question papers for all the entrance tests is same. There is a provision of negative marking for every wrong marked answer. Every question carries 3 marks. However, for every wrong marked answer, 1 mark is deducted. If questions are left unanswered, no mark will be awarded or deducted. These questions will not be assessed and will not be considered while preparing the merit list.
CUCET Syllabus for UG Programs, PG/B.Ed./Integrated M.Sc B.Ed/PG Diploma Programs and MPhil/PhD programs are announced separately for all the courses. Aspiring candidates can find the complete CUCET Syllabus below:
For UG entrances, candidates have to refer any 3 of the following subjects. The syllabus is based on the general Class 10+2 level syllabus for the respective courses:
Apart from this, for Part A of CUCET Exam for UG courses, there is no definite official syllabus. However, the questions will be asked from– English Language, General Awareness, Mathematical Aptitude and Analytical Skills subjects.
CUCET Syllabus for PG/B.Ed./Integrated M.Sc B.Ed/PG Diploma Programs vary with the course. The CUCET Syllabus for MPhil/PhD programs will be same as that prescribed for UGC- CSIR or NET-JRF. Check the detailed syllabus for CUCET exam from the table given below:
|UG/ Integrated Programs||Download|
|PG/B.Ed./Integrated M.Sc B.Ed/PG Diploma Programs||Download|
|MPhil/ PhD. Programs||Download|
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