Ramakanta Biswas

The National Testing Agency has released the score card of candidates who appeared in the Central Universities–Common Entrance Test (CU-CET) 2021 for taking admission in undergraduate/integrated (UI) and Post Graduate (PG) programmes in 2021-22 academic session.

The score card of the appeared candidates has been hosted at https://cucet.nta.nic.in. Candidates can download their respective score card from the website using their application number and date of birth.  

The Central Universities – Common Entrance Test 2021 was conducted by the NTA for the 12 participating Central Universities in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode throughout the country on September 15, 16, 23 and 24 in two shifts per day.  The examination was held at 308 centres across 161 cities in the country.

According to NTA, out of the total 134722 registered candidates, 97416 appeared for 60 test papers (2 for Undergraduate/Integrated (UI) programmes and 58 for Postgraduate (PG) programmes). 

“A total number of 312 observers, 152 city coordinators, 18 regional coordinators and two national coordinators were deployed at these centres to oversee the smooth and fair conduct of the examination. The examination was conducted with due COVID-19 precautions,” the NTA stated in a release. 

The NTA has clarified that merely appearing in CUCET 2021 does not confer any right to the candidate for admission to the participating course. The selection and admission are subject to fulfilling the admission criteria, eligibility, rank in merit list, medical fitness, verification of original documents and such other criteria as may be prescribed by the participating Central Universities (CUs).

After the declaration of the CUCET 2021 score by NTA, the respective CUs will declare the counselling/admission schedule and merit list based on the weightage on the CUCET 2021 score and the other criteria of the respective CUs.