CUET-UG 2025 Information Bulletin, Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria

Common University Entrance Test (CUET-UG) 2025 will be conducted by NTA in the Hybrid mode [Pen & Paper (offline) / Computer-Based Test (CBT)] for admission into the Undergraduate Programmes for the Central/ State/ Deemed/ Private Universities and their affiliated colleges in India.

Here you will get all the details about the CUET 2025, information brochure, exam dates, registration, application form, how to apply, eligibility criteria and the latest notifications from NTA.

CUET 2025 Examination [Table of contents]

CUET 2025 Exam Date and Schedule [Tentative]

CUET-UG exam 2025 is expected to be conducted from 15th May to 24th May, 2025 by NTA in pen-paper/ computer-based mode.

CUET 2025 Tentative Exam Schedule :

CUET 2025 Important Dates
CUET 2025 Registration and Application Date 27 February to 31 March 2025 (Up to 9:50 P.M.)
Correction in the particulars of Application Form 6 April to 7 April 2025 (Up to 11:50 P.M.)
Announcement of the City of Examination 30 April 2025 onwards
Downloading of Admit Cards from NTA website Second week of May 2025
CUET 2025 Exam Date 15 May 2025 to 24 May 2025
Declaration of Result 30 June 2025

CUET 2025 Information Bulletin (Brochure)

NTA will release the Information Bulletin of CUET 2025 in the month of February. Check out CUET-UG 2024 Information Bulletin to know about the CUET exam process, application and admission details.

CUET 2025 Eligibility Criteria

Here is the eligibility and qualification criteria for CUET 2025 :

  • For appearing in the CUET, there is no age limit for the candidates.
  • The candidates who have passed the class 12th /equivalent examination or are appearing in 2025 irrespective of their age can appear in CUET 2025 examination.
  • The candidates will be required to fulfill the age criteria (if any) of the University (ies) in which they are desirous of taking admission.

CUET 2025 Registration

The CUET 2025 registration is likely to start in February, 2025. Candidates have to submit the online application at NTA CUET website.

How to Apply for CUET 2025?

Steps to fill the CUET application form online :

  • Open the NTA CUET website.
  • Click on "CUET (UG) - 2025 Click Here for Registration/Login".
  • Under "Steps to apply online", click on "New Candidate Register Here".
  • Read the instructions carefully and select the checkbox "I have downloaded the Information Bulletin of CUET(UG) - 2025, read and understood all the Instructions therein as well as those mentioned above, and will fill up the online Application Form for the CUET (UG) - 2025 accordingly."
  • Proceed to apply online by clicking on "Click here to Proceed".
  • Select Login and Identification Method for online submission of Application Form.
  • Fill the Registration Form, Enter Security Pin and Submit the form.
  • Note down the system generated Application Number.
  • Complete the Application Form.
  • Upload the scanned images of Photograph and Signature in correct specification.
  • Pay the Application fee and take a print out of the confirmation page after successful remittance of fee.

Which Login and Identification Method to Use for CUET 2025 Online Application Form?

Candidates need to select any one of the following Login and Identification Method to register for CUET-UG.

  • Aadhaar Number Authentication
  • Digilocker account through the NAD portal
  • Academic Bank of Credits ID (ABC ID) through the ABC ID
  • Indian Passport Number
  • Non-Indian Passport Number
  • PAN Card Number
  • School/ Any other valid Govt. Identity Card with photograph

Note : Candidates should use their own Aadhaar/Identity proof (Don't use your parents/relative identity) to create login as your Aadhaar/Identity proof will be used for verification/authentication purpose at different stages of exam. Using anyone's else Aadhaar/Identity card may result in cancellation of your candidature.

Those candidates who do not wish to register through Aadhaar Number, need to report early (one hour prior to the entry time) at the examination Centre on the day of the CUET examination.

Documents Required to Fill CUET Application Form:

  • Scanned clear photograph in JPG/JPEG format (size between 10 kb–200 kb).
  • Scanned clear signature in JPG/JPEG format (size between 4 kb–30 kb).
  • Category certificate if applicable (SC/ST/OBC/EWS etc.) in PDF format (size between 50 kb–300 kb).
  • Aadhar Card OR other ID proof OR Qualifying examination admit card with photograph.
  • Class 10 and 12 or equivalent Mark Sheets to fill education details.
  • Credit card, Debit card or Net banking details for online fee payment.

CUET 2025 Application Form Fee

For CUET-UG 2025, the application fees will be charged based on the number of subjects chosen by the candidates.

Given below is the application fee for CUET:

No. of Tests/ Subjects UG/UI and Part time Programmes
Centres in India Centres Outside India
General (Unreserved) OBC (NCL)/ EWS SC/ST/ Third gender/ PwBD
Up to 3 subjects ₹ 1000/- ₹ 900/- ₹ 800/- ₹ 4500/-
For each Additional Subject ₹ 400/- ₹ 375/- ₹ 350/- ₹ 1800/-

CUET 2025 Examination Centres

CUET 2025 will be conducted in major cities and towns of India as well as abroad (Manama Bahrain, Colombo, Doha, Dubai, Jakarta Indonesia, Kuwait, Muscat, Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore, Nepal, Thailand, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Washington D.C. USA, Brazil, South Africa, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Russia, Canada, Mauritius, Australia, Austria, Abuja/Lagos Nigeria). While applying, candidates must select four centre cities for the computer-based examination. The list of exam centres are given in the information bulletin of CUET. The choice of exam cities will be displayed to the candidates based on the permanent and present address filled in the Online Application Form.

CUET 2025 Normalization Process for Compilation of NTA Scores

The NTA is planning to do the CUET (UG) 2025 examination in a single shift for each language/subject/General Test, so that the need for Normalization will not exist. However, under unavoidable circumstances, if any subject is conducted in multi-shifts, then normalization will be done. The performance of every candidate will be evaluated using the equi-percentile method wherein normalized marks of each candidate will be calculated using the percentiles of each group of students in a given shift across multiple days for the same subject.

CUET 2025 - Answering Questions/ Queries

Who can give CUET exam?

The candidates who have passed the class 12th /equivalent examination or are appearing, irrespective of their age, can give CUET exam.

How do I apply for CUET?

Candidates can apply for CUET by registering and submitting the online application form at NTA CUET website.

Is it compulsory for a candidate who desires to join any Central University to appear in CUET?

Yes. A candidate who wants to get admission in any UG courses in any Central University or its affiliated colleges must appear in CUET (UG).

Which Universities and Colleges consider CUET score for admission?

Check out the list of Universities and Colleges participating in the CUET (UG).

Is CUET required for NRI students wanting to take admission in a central university like DU?

NRI students need to visit the website of the University/ies where they want to take admission to know the relevant requirements. CUET FAQs for NRI Students

How much rank is required in CUET for admission in a top DU college?

Admission in DU colleges will happen on the basis of CUET NTA score. The CUET score card will not contain rank.

How do I choose the tests in CUET?

Your choice of subjects/ Language /General test in CUET will depend on the requirements of the desired University/ies for the desired course. Before selecting the tests, visit the website of the University where you want to take admission and read carefully the details relating to courses offered, eligibility, tests that should appear in, for admission to the desired course.

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