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Panjab University has released the Panjab University application form 2022 for PU CET UG on May 19, in online mode. The last date to apply for Panjab University admission 2022 is June 26. Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can pay the fee for PU CET 2022 exam through online/SBI challan till June 28. The Panjab University admit card 2022 will be released on July 4 on the official website of Panjab University. The PU CET 2022 for UG programmes will be conducted on July 9 in pen-paper (Offline) mode. As per the Panjab University 2022 exam pattern, the question paper will consist of multiple choice questions (MCQs) and the total duration of entrance exam is 70 minutes.
Panjab University Undergraduate Common Entrance Test (PUCET) is conducted for candidates seeking admission to BSc. (Hons.) and B.Pharma programmes offered at the Panjab University and 188 participating colleges. After the PU CET 2022 exam is over, the university will declare the Panjab University result 2022 on July 21 in the form of a merit list.
To check the Panjab University result 2022, candidates have to visit the official website of the university. Candidates can opt for subject combinations of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) and Mathematics. Along with the combinations of PCB or PCM, candidates also have the option of taking an additional subject Biology/Mathematics.
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PU CET 2022 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Panjab University Undergraduate Common Entrance Test|
|Short Exam Name||PU CET|
|Conducting Body||Panjab University Chandigarh|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||University Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||2175 Rs [Offline]|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Mode of Counselling||Offline|
|PU CET B.Sc.(Hons) - Duration||3 Hours 30 Minutes+1 More|
|Number of Seats||463 Seats|
PU CET 2022 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
10 Sep, 2022
Counselling - Start Date | Mode: Online
26 Aug, 2022 - 29 Aug, 2022
Reporting in the respective departments by the candidate on the basis of Seat Allocation List (2nd online counselling) | Mode: Offline
25 Aug, 2022
Release of Seat Allocation List (2nd online counselling) - Start Date | Mode: Online
18 Aug, 2022
Reporting in the respective departments by the candidate on the basis of Seat Allocation List (1st online counselling) - Start Date | Mode: Offline
17 Aug, 2022
Release of Seat Allocation List (1st online counselling) - Start Date | Mode: Online
21 Jul, 2022
Result | Mode: Online
09 Jul, 2022
Exam | Mode: Offline
06 Jul, 2022
Candidates who have not completed their form but have paid their requisite fee, can complete their form by paying a late fee of Rs. 500 | Mode: Online
04 Jul, 2022
Admit Card | Mode: Online
30 Jun, 2022
Last date to upload photograph, signature and other information | Mode: Online
28 Jun, 2022
Last date to pay application fee | Mode: Online
19 May, 2022 - 26 Jun, 2022
Application | Mode: Online
PU CET 2022 Eligibility Criteria
Before candidates starting the application process, they should check out the eligibility criteria of PU CET 2022. Any candidate who fail to satisfy the PU CET eligibility criteria 2022 will lose their claim to the admission offered at the Panjab University. Check out the PU CET eligibility criteria 2022 given below.
PU CET Eligibility Criteria 2022
Candidates must have completed their class 10+2 or appeared in 10+2 exam conducted by a recognized Board/University/Council to be eligible to apply for PU CET (U.G.) Entrance Exam.
I.N.M.O. (Indian National Mathematical Olympiad) Awardees can directly join B.Sc. (Hons.) programme at the Department of Mathematics. Such candidates do not need to appear for the PU CET entrance test.
Rest of the details about the eligibility criteria of PU CET 2022 related to different courses and subject combination is given below:
PU CET Eligibility Criteria 2022
|Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB)|
ORPhysics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM)
10+2 with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English
Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB)
50% marks in 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics subjects
Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB)
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM)
10+2 with 50% marks with Mathematics as one of the subjects
Candidates belonging to the reserved category are given a relaxation of 5% in the qualifying marks.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Other
The PU CET UG application form 2022 has been released on May 19 in online mode. Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria can fill and submit the PU CET UG 2022 application form till June 26. Panjab University has released common PU CET application form 2022 for all UG programmes like BSc. (Hons.) and B.Pharma. Follow the step by step procedure given below to fill the application form of PU CET 2022.
Stage I – Registration: To apply for PU CET 2022, candidates have to first register themselves by entering personal details such their name, email ID, contact number, etc.
Stage 2 – Log In: After registration, candidates need to login using the unique registration number and password which candidates must preserve till the time of admission.
Stage 3 – Fee Payment: The application fee can be paid via e-challan. Candidates need to enter the necessary details in the application form and generate the bank challan from the application form. Candidates have to pay the application fee via e-challan which can be deposited at any branch of State Bank of India. Application fee details are mentioned below.
Application Fee for General Category (PCB/PCM/M) - Rs.2175
Application Fee for SC/ST/PwD Category (PCB/PCM/M)- Rs.1088
Application Fee for Additional Paper (Biology/Math)- Rs.300
Stage 4 – Uploading Documents and Filling Application: In this section, candidates have to upload a scanned copy of their photograph and signature (as per the prescribed specifications), and fill other required information.
Stage 5 – Preview Application Form: Here, candidates can preview the details filled in the application form and can edit/modify/change the particulars in case necessary.
Stage 6 – Print Application: At last, candidates have to printout the submitted PU CET application form. Candidates are advised to keep the application safe for future reference.
|ST, SC||PWD||Offline||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 1088|
|General||Offline||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 2175|
PU CET 2022 Syllabus
PU CET B.Sc.(Hons) Syllabus
PU CET B.Pharma Syllabus
PU CET 2022 Preparation Tips
PU CET Preparation Tips
Be familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern of PU CET.
Divide the syllabus as per the time left for the exam.
Get the best books to prepare and decide daily target for study. Meet the daily and monthly targets.
Take lot of mock tests and practise ample sample papers and previous years question papers of PU CET.
Make short notes while preparing. Use these short notes during revision.
Keep some days for revision. Make use of these short notes to revise the entire syllabus again.
Do not take any new topic or chapter during the last lap of the preparation.
The PU CET exam pattern 2022 has been released along with information brochure. As per the PU CET 2022 exam pattern, the entrance exam will be conducted for a duration of 70 minutes. The question paper of PUCET UG exam will comprise of 60 questions and each of those questions carries 2 marks. The PU CET questions paper will carry multiple types questions which will be asked from the syllabus of 10+2. The medium of PU CET question paper is English medium and the entrance exam is held in computer-based mode. Candidates are rewarded with 2 marks for each correct answer. For each incorrect answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted from the candidate's total marks.
The admit card of PU CET 2022 for UG programmes will be released on July 4. Candidates who have submitted the application form can download the PU CET admit card 2022 by entering their login ID and Password in the login portal. After candidates have downloaded their PU CET admit card 2022, they are advised to check the admit card and ensure that all the mentioned details are correct and legit. It is mandatory for candidates to carry their PU CET 2022 admit card and ID proofs with themselves to the exam centre on the exam day.
How to download PU CET Admit Card 2022?
- Go to the official website of Panjab University
- Then, click on the 'PU CET admit card' link
- Fill in the login ID and Password
- Download and print out the PU CET admit card
PU CET 2022 Exam Centers
Documents Required at Exam
- Admit card
- A valid photo id
PU CET 2022 Answer Key
The PU CET 2022 answer key will be released in online mode after the entrance exam is over. Candidates who have appeared in the entrance test can download the PU CET answer key 2022 by visiting the official website of Panjab University. The answer key of PU CET 2022 comprises the correct answer to all the questions that were in the entrance test. With the help of PU CET answer key 2022, candidates can calculate their probable marks on the basis of the answer given in the entrance exam. The PU CET 2022 answer key will be released for Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology. If candidates found any kind of discrepancies in PU CET answer key 2022, they can raise an objection against the answer key within the scheduled time given by the university. Candidates can submit objections against the PU CET 2022 answer key via e-mail only by paying the requisite fee.
PU CET 2022 Exam Analysis
PU CET B.Sc.(Hons) Exam Analysis
PU CET Exam Pattern 2022 for B.Sc. (Hons.)
The subject combination of PU CET UG 2022 differs as per the course opted for. For BSc. in Botany and Zoology, candidates have to opt for subject combination of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB) only, which will be held for 3.30 hours (70 minutes for each of the three pages). For the rest of the courses except Mathematics, candidates have to opt for subject combination of Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) or Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM).
The paper combinations of PCB or PCM is held for a duration of 3.30 hours, however, when an additional paper (Mathematics or Biology) is opted for along with either of the combinations, the exam duration is 4.40 hours. For BSc. in Mathematics, candidates are required to opt for Mathematics paper only which is held for 70 minutes only. Each paper is held on the same day, but in different time slots for 70 minutes each. Candidates need to answer 60 objective type questions from each paper. Each correct answer fetches 2 marks, while .25 or 1/4th marks are deducted for each incorrect answer.
PU CET B.Pharma Exam Analysis
PU CET Exam Pattern 2022 – For B.Pharmacy
PU CET 2022 for B. Pharmacy will be held in an offline mode. Candidates can opt for a subject combination of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB), which was held for 3.30 hours. They can also opt for an additional subject – Mathematics or Biology with these combinations with an additional application fee of Rs. 300. When an additional subject is added along with the PCM and PCB combinations, the exam duration becomes 4.40 hours. Each Paper – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics will be held for 70 minutes wherein candidates have to answer 60 questions for 120 marks. The questions are objective in nature wherein each correct answer will get 1 mark, while for each incorrect answer, 1/4th or .25 marks will be deducted.
Panjab University will declare the result of PU CET 2022 in the form of a provisional merit list, in online mode. Candidates who took the entrance exam can check the PU CET 2022 result on the online web portal of the university. The PU CET result 2022 mentions various important details such qualifying status of candidates for subject combinations - Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB), Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) and Mathematics only. Candidates of general category need to secure 15% marks, whereas candidates of the reserved category (SC/ST/BC/PwD) only have to secure minimum 10% marks in the PU CET exam to be deemed eligible for admission.
How to check PU CET Result?
- Go the official website of Panjab University
- The, click on the official 'PU CET result' link
- Type in the PU CET 2022 roll number and choose the subject combination you have opted for
- Press the “Show Result” tab
- Now, the PU CET result will be displayed on the screen.
The university will release the PU CET 2022 cut off for UG programmes in online mode. Candidates need to ssecure the marks mentioned in the PU CET cut off 2022 to be eligible for admission. The cut off of PU CET 2022 is prepared on the basis of various factors such as the difficulty of the exam, highest marks and lowest marks scored in the exam, total seats and number of candidates who appeared for the entrance test. It must be noted that the minimum amount of number of candidates need to score in the entrance exam differs for candidates depending upon the category they belong to. Candidates belonging to general category must secure at least 15% marks, while reserved category candidates (SC/ST/PwD/BC) only have to secure 10% marks to be qualified for the exam.
Candidates are offered admission on the basis of the final merit list formulated by combing 75% weightage given to PU CET 2022 percentile score+class 12th marks+weightage for other activities.
PU CET 2022 Counselling
Mode of Counselling: Offline
PU CET Admission Form 2022
To participate in the counselling session, candidates who qualify the exam have to fill the admission form. They must fill the PU CET 2022 admission form to secure their admission.
Candidates also have to submit the hard copy of the online PU CET admission form 2022 and photocopies of the certificates to:
Coordinator, CET Admission Cell, Department of Physics,
Sector-14, Panjab University, Chandigarh-160014,
Coordinator: Ph. – 0172- 2534466
Co-coordinator: Ph.- 0172-2534235
After submitting the PU CET admission form 2022 with certificates, they need to apply for choice filling and choice locking in terms of courses they wish to opt for in the preferred colleges.
The PU CET 2022 counselling will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates have to first register online to take part in the PU CET counselling 2022 for seat allotment. After completing the registration, candidates have to report to the allotted institute/department on the scheduled time and date to confirm their seat. If seats are left vacant, the university might conduct another counselling round. Once admitted, candidates are required to pay the full admission fee (as applicable). The admission fee payment has to be made on the spot through Bank Draft drawn in favour of the Registrar, Panjab University, Chandigarh payable at State Bank of India, Sector – 14, Chandigarh).
Documents Required at Counselling
- Provisional seat allocation letter
- PU CET admit card 2022
- Class X marks sheet
- Class XII marks sheet
- Medical examination report
- Category certificate (if applicable)
- PwD certificate (if applicable)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:When will university release the PU CET UG application form 2022?
The PU CET UG 2022 application form has been released on May 19, in online mode.
Question:What is the last date to fill the PU CET UG application form 2022?
Candidates can fill the PU CET UG 2022 application form till June 26.
Question:When will the PU CET admit card 2022 for UG programmes be released?
The PU CET UG admit card 2022 will be released on July 4, in online mode.
Question:What if there is a discrepancy in the PU CET UG admit card 2022?
In case of any discrepancy in the PU CET UG 2022 admit card, candidates are advised to contact the university's officials immediately.
Question:When will the PU CET 2022 be conducted?
The PU CET entrance exam 2022 for UG programmes will be held on July 9, in offline mode.
Question:When will university announce the PU CET result 2022?
The university will declare the PU CET 2022 result on July 21 on the official website of the university.
Question:How can I check the PU CET result 2022?
To check the PU CET 2022 result, you have to enter your roll number and select the opted subject from the dropdown window.
Questions related to PU CET
where is the admission forms for punjab university . we are not able to find it on the website of punjab university . plz share the link with us.
cetug.puchd.ac.in is the website for filling entrance exam form & admissions.puchd.ac.in is the website og Punjab University where you will get all the information.
how much marks need to qualify and get seats 100% for pucet pg msc chemistry?
According to the previous cutoff of Punjab University common entrance test for Master of Science Chemistry the required square for qualifying Punjab University common entrance test is 30 marks out of total 75. The overall qualifying score which are required for admission in masters of Science Chemistry are 50.4222. the marks of 10th class and 12th class are also considered while giving admission in Panjab University Master of Science Chemistry.
Read more about Punjab University common entrance test by clicking on mentioned below link:
I qualified pucet and my percentile in pu cet was 44.951. can get seat in bsc(hons) in pu?
Hello Suhana. I hope you are doing good. You mentioned you have secured 44.951 CET percentile marks at PU CET 2021 and want to whether you are eligible for getting admission to B.Sc (Hons) in any field.
In 2019, PU CET Cutoff for B.Sc Mathematics were:
- Total Merit Marks - 24.91 and CET Percentile Marks - 11.56 (for General category)
- Total Merit Marks - 21.75 and CET Percentile Marks - 9.999 (for SC category)
- Total Merit Marks - 21.8 and CET Percentile Marks -7.5 (for ST category)
PU CET 2019 Cutoff for B.Sc Biotechnology/ Biophysics/ Botany/ Zoology/ Biochemistry/ Chemistry/ Microbiology/ Anthropology/ Geology/ Physics etc. were:
- Total Merit Marks - 28.56 and CET Percentile Marks - 14.46 (for General category)
- Total Merit Marks - 19.26 and CET Percentile Marks - 5.91 (for SC category)
- Total Merit Marks - 19.40 and CET Percentile Marks -4.40 (for ST category)
As per your performance in PU CET 2021, you have good opportunity to opt for any B.Sc (Hons) course according to the cutoff data of 2019.
To know more about cutoff trends in PU CET 2021, consider going through this article:
I hope you find this information helpful.
Thank you and all the very best for your career and future.
how many marks are required in pu cet ug to get admission in pu in bsc (hons.) in main campus of pu?
The Merit list of PU CET(UG) is prepared by using the following formula:
25% of 10+2 + 75% of PU CET marks
In order to secure admission, you need to get around 250 marks in PUCET and 90% marks or above in 10+2.
If you have the above mentioned marks, then you will have a chance to get admission in the main campus of PU.
The high marks requirements is due to low number of seats. There are 40 seats in each stream in main campus and around 3000 students get qualified in PU CET so the competition remains high.
sir ji mere Punjab University llb entrance test vich mark 28.25 te rank 1410 hai kirpa daso menu admission mil sakta hai
Punjab University offers a number of courses to choose from including LLB.
since there are around 480 seats allocated by P.U of LLB course.
Yet you can always pursue LLB from some good private college.
all the best for future.