CUET PG 2025: Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility, Courses, Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Exam preparation tips

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Dreaming to pursue postgraduates degree in India? The common university entrance test (CUET) for post graduate is your gateway to top universities across the country. The CUET has the simple registration process that helps you to apply on top universities with a single test score.

This comprehensive article helps you equip all the essential information about CUET PG 2025, that will make examp preparation much easier as you think.

CUET PG Overview 2025

If you are looking for the latest CUET notification and updates 2025, Check out here the CUET PG Overview 2025: 


Exam Information Details
Exam Name CUET PG – Common University Entrance Test for Post Graduate courses
Conducting Authority NTA – National Testing Agency
Exam Mode Online
No. of candidates appeared in 2024 5,77,400 (approx)
Exam Date 2nd week of March 2025 (Tentative)
Exam Frequency Once in a year
Application Mode Online


CUET PG 2025 Exam Dates

Candidates preparing for CUET 2025 must know about the tentative CUET Exam Date, below the table is given for the details:


Events Dates (Tentative)
Notification November 2024
Application Form releases 3rd week of December 2024
Submission of application form 2nd week of February 2025
Correction facility 3rd week of February 2025
Admit Card 1st week of March 2025
CUET PG 2025 Exam Date 2nd week of March 2025
Answer Key 3rd week of March 2025
Result 4th week of March 2025


CUET PG Application Process 2025

  • CUET PG 2025 will be conducted in the fourth week of February 2025 and the application form will be available from the third week of December 2024.
  • The last date to submit their application form is up to February week two of the calendar year 2024.
  • Lastly, while filing the application form, one must make sure that the scanned image of Passport size photograph & Signature are in the prescribed format as specified by the competent authorities.
  • The authority may or may not provide any correction facility of the form, hence, one has to be very careful while filling up the form.
  • There may be cases when the child’s details are not filled in properly; any mistake leads to rejection of the form so one needs to cross check all the details before submitting it.
  • Finally, the applicants need to get the print of the filled in application part form to use it in the future.

Application Fee


Category Centres in India (Per paper) Centres in India (For up to 3 test papers) Centres outside India (For up to 3 papers)
General/ UN-Reserved Rs. 600/- Rs. 1200/- Rs. 6000/-
General-EWS/ OBC-NCL Rs. 500/- Rs. 1000/- Rs. 6000/-
SC/ ST/ 3rd Gender Rs. 500/- Rs. 900/- Rs. 6000/-
PwBD Rs. 500/- Rs. 800/- Rs. 6000/-


Candidates are required to pay the fees online while filling the CUET Application form 2025. You can pay via Debit Card, Credit Card, net banking or UPI. It should be noted that application fees in any case will not be refundable.

How to fill CUET Examination Form 2025?

If you are willing to appear for the upcoming CUET exam 2025, then you are required to fill the examination form correctly. Find the process below:

  1. Go to the official website
  2. Click on the Sign in Option
  3. You have to provide your email, current phone number, name, qualification, etc
  4. You will receive the application number keep it safe.
  5. Now login with application number and password
  6. Upload Passport size photograph and signature in the given format
  7. Recheck the complete details
  8. Now submit the application fee category wise
  9. Take it print out for future use

CUET PG Eligibility Criteria

Before appearing to the exam you are required to check the CUET Eligibility Criteria. Check below the CUET PG 2025 Eligibility Criteria

  1. Qualification: To be eligible one must be graduated
  2. No age restrictions is there to apply for the CUET PG 2025 Exam
  3. Final Year candidates will be eligible for the examination

CUET PG Syllabus 2025

CUET PG preparation must be done online through different subjects for the candidates. CUET PG 2025 syllabus will be released in the PDF format for the streams of Humanities, Languages, M. Tech, Acharya and Science etc. Students should bookmark our page, as we will update the complete syllabus in our article as soon as it is out officially.

CUET PG Exam Pattern

Check the following details regarding the CUET PG Exam Pattern 2025:

  • Exam Mode: The CUET PG 2025 examination will be conducted in online fashion.
  • Questions Type: Exam pattern will comprise MCQ only, which will be provided in the question paper.
  • Language: ‘The medium of instructions will be in English & Hindi The question paper containing multiple choice questions will also be bilingual in English as well as in Hindi.
  • Duration: As earlier stated, candidates will be allowed 1 hour and 45 minutes to complete with the paper.
  • No. of Questions: Each paper will have 75 questions of multiple choice type and all the questions donot have to be answered.
  • Marking Scheme: Answers to the correction questions would give an additional + 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking: Examination paper will be in multiple choice format, and it will be marked out of 100; -1 mark will however be deducted from your total score for each incorrect answer.

CUET PG Cut off

CUET PG cut off will be published in online mode. Cut off marks are the minimum marks one have to score to qualify the examination. It also depends on various other factors for instance, the difficulty level of the CUET Examination, The no of seats available, Previous year cut off trends.

CUET PG Preparation Tips

Check out the following tips or tricks to clear your examination:

  • To all the first timers for CUET PG exam, ensure that you know about the exam before sitting for it.
  • The best way to make preparation & secure a good score is to cover & understand the syllabus & the pattern of the exam
  • Last one week should be ideally given for revisions and students are supposed to follow this policy.
  • It is advised to attempt last year question paper, and then one can check what they were able to score. There is also practice or seek sample paper from mock test.
  • Make new notes weekly or daily depending on the topic and go through them once in a week.
  • Avoid taking sugary and high-content foods & drinks. Get enough sleep in the night, too.
  • Don’t panic, try doing some forms of meditation and yoga.
  • It is important to go through all notes prepared before a few days to the exam.