Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 – Application Form (Out), Exam Date, Eligibility

CUCET 2021 Chandigarh University

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021

Chandigarh University has released the application process for CUCET 2021 (Phase 1). The candidates can fill the application form via online or offline mode. The online application form is available at and the link to apply is available below as well.

Click here to register for CUCET 2021 (Phase 1).

Chandigarh University Common Entrance Test (CUCET) 2021 is being conducted to offer scholarship worth Rs 33 crores for all courses. It is also the entrance exam for admission to engineering, MBA, BA LL.B, B.Com LL.B, BBA LL.B, Pharmacy and Agriculture programs at Chandigarh University. CUCET 2021 is an online proctor mode (test from home). It will be conducted in two phases, Phase I and Phase II. There is no negative marking in the test. Check more information about Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 from this page.

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CUCET 2021 Important Dates

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021Important Dates
Commencement of registration14 Dec 2020
Last date to register29 May 2021
Availability of admit cardAfter the registration
CUCET 2021 (Phase I)14 Dec 2020 – 31 May 2021

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Application Form

Chandiharh University CUCET 2021 application form can be filled via two modes; online or offline mode. Check the application process given below.

Click here to register for CUCET 2021 (Phase 1).

How to fill CUCET 2021 application form online?

  • First of all, click on the link given above and register by entering the name, email id, mobile number, city, discipline, program, etc.
  • Once the registration is done, the confirmation SMS / E-mail is sent.
  • Next, pay the registration fee.
  • Then, enter the current qualification and select the date for CUCET from the drop-down menu.
  • Then, complete the application form.

How to fill CUCET 2021 application form offline?

The candidates can purchase CUCET brochure cum admission form from the University Offices / Authorized Centres by paying Rs 1000.

Offline Application Process

  • First of all, click on the link given above and register.
  • Next, scratch the CUCET form and fill the unique form number present in the form in the option available on the website.
  • Then, enter the qualification details and select CUCET exam date.

Application Fee: The candidates are required to pay Rs 1000 as the application fee.

Mode of Payment: The candidates can pay the application fee using debit card / credit card. The candidates can also pay the application fee via offline mode at the centres.

About CUCET Phase I and II

Chandigarh University is offering scholarships worth Rs 33 crores on the basis of CUCET. The amount of scholarship is different in phase 1 and 2. The details of phase 1 and 2 are as follows.

December to MayJune to October
90.01 to 100 Marks will get 100% Scholarship90.01 to 100 Marks will get 100% Scholarship
80 to 90 Marks will get 50% Scholarship80 to 90 Marks will get 40% Scholarship
70 to 79.99 Marks will get 40% Scholarship70 to 79.99 Marks will get 30% Scholarship
60 to 69.99 Marks will get 30% Scholarship60 to 69.99 Marks will get 20% Scholarship
50 to 59.99 Marks will get 25% Scholarship50 to 59.99 Marks will get 15% Scholarship
40 to 49.99 Marks will get 15% Scholarship40 to 49.99 Marks will get 10% Scholarship

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Before filling the application form, the candidates must have fulfilled the following eligibility conditions.

For UG Courses

  • The candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board (CBSE / PSEB / ICSE or any other state / national recognized board) can apply.
  • Also, the candidates must have secured minimum 50% or more in 10+2.

For PG Courses

  • The candidates who have complete their Graduation with 50% or more can apply for PG courses.

Note: For BE, B.Pharm, MBA, BA+ LLB, BBA+ LLB, BCom+ LLB, B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture courses, appearing in CUCET 2021 is mandatory with an exception for only those candidates who obtain more than 90% marks in the qualifying examination or upto 50000  rank in JEE.

  • Click here to check detailed eligibility criteria.

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Admit Card

The candidates who successfully submit the application form Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 are issued the CUCET admit cards. The candidates are issued admit cards at their registered email id.

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Exam Pattern

Check the exam pattern given below for CUCET 2021.

  • The exam is held in the online mode
  • The duration of the test is 120 minutes
  • There are multiple-choice questions in the test
  • The test consists of 100 MCQs
  • The medium of the exam is English only.
  • Each question carries 01 marks
  • There is no negative marking

For 10+2 Non-Medical

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Chemistry / Computers 30

For 10+2 Medical

SubjectsNo. of questions

For 10+2 Commerce

SubjectsNo. of questions

For 10+2 English (Any one out of the following combinations)

SubjectsNo. of questions
Political Science, Economics, General Studies & English30, 30, 30, 10
Economics, Sociology, General Studies & English30, 30, 30, 10
Sociology, History, General Studies & English30, 30, 30, 10
History, Political Science, General Studies & English30, 30, 30, 10
Political Science, Sociology, General Studies & English30, 30, 30, 10
Economics, History, General Studies & English30, 30, 30, 10

10+2 Arts with Hindi (Any one out of the following combinations)

SubjectsNo. of questions
Political Science, Economics, General Studies & Hindi30, 30, 30, 10
Economics, Sociology, General Studies & Hindi30, 30, 30, 10
Sociology, History, General Studies & Hindi30, 30, 30, 10
History, Political Science, General Studies & Hindi30, 30, 30, 10
Political Science, Sociology, General Studies & Hindi30, 30, 30, 10
Economics, History, General Studies & Hindi30, 30, 30, 10


SubjectsNo. of questions
Quantitative Analysis30
General Knowledge30
Logical Reasoning30

For Other PG Courses

SubjectsNo. of questions
Quantitative Analysis30
Basic Computer Knowledge30
Logical Reasoning30

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Syllabus

It is important to be aware of the syllabus before starting with the preparation of the exam. It specified the topics and chapters from which questions are framed in the exam. Check Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 syllabus from below.


  • Accounting for Partnership Firms
  • Accounting for Companies
  • Analysis of Financial Statements
  • Cash Flow Statement
  • Computerised Accounting


  • Some basic concepts in Chemistry
  • States of Matter
  • Atomic Structure
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • Solutions
  • Chemical Thermodynamics
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics

Inorganic Chemistry

  • Hydrogen
  • Classification of Elements
  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  • s-block elements(alkalene and alkali earth metals)
  • p-block elements (Group 13-18)
  • d nd f block elements

Organic Chemistry

  • Purification and Characterisation of Organic Compounds
  • Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Organic Compounds Containing Halogen
  • Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen
  • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life


  • Introduction to Microeconomics or Macroeconomics
  • Consumer Equilibrium and Demand
  • Producer Behaviour and Supply
  • Forms of Market and Supply Determination
  • National Income and Related Aggregates
  • Money and Banking
  • Determination of Income and Employment
  • Government Budget and the Economy
  • Balance of Payments

Political Science

  • Cold War Era
  • The End of Bipolarity
  • US Hegemony in World Politics
  • Alternative Centres of Pwer
  • International Organizations
  • Security in the Contemporary World
  • Environment and Natural Resources
  • Globalisation
  • Challenges of Nation Building
  • Era of One-Party Dominance
  • Politics of Planned Development
  • India’s External Relations
  • Challenges to the Congress System
  • Crisis of the Democratic Order
  • Popular Movements in India
  • Regional Aspirations
  • Recent Developments in Indian Politics
  • Contemporary South-Asia in Cold War Era


  • Grammar (Agreement, Time and Tense, Parallel Construction, Determiners, Prepositions, Relative Pronouns, Adjectives, Modals, Transformation, Question Tags, Phrasal Verbs)
  • Vocabulary (Synonyms, Antonyms, One Word, Odd Word, Homophones, Jumbled Words, Spelling, Analogy, Contextual Meaning)
  • Reading Comprehension (Content / idea, Vocabular, Referents, Idioms / Phrases, Reconstruction)
  • Composition (Re-arrangement, Paragraph, Linkers / Connectives)


  • Reproduction in Organisms
  • Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants
  • Human Reproduction
  • Reproductive Health
  • Principles of Inheritation and Variation
  • Molecular Basis of Inheritance
  • Evolution
  • Human Health and Diseases
  • Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production
  • Microbes in Human Welfare
  • Biotechnology-Principles and Processes
  • Biotechnology and its Applications
  • Organisms and Populations
  • Ecosystems
  • Biodiversity and its Conservation
  • Environmental Issues

General Studies

  • Science and Society
  • Cultural Heritage of India
  • India’s Freedom of Struggle
  • Constitutional Values
  • Human Rights
  • Comtemporary Issues in Indian Society


  • Introducing Indian Society
  • Demographic Structure and Indian Society
  • Social Institutions: Continuity and Change
  • Market as a Social Institution
  • Pattern of Social Inequality and Exclusion
  • The Challenges of Cultural Diversity
  • Structural Change
  • The Story of Democracy
  • Change and Development in Rural Society
  • Change and Development in Industrial Society
  • Globalisation and Social Change
  • Mass Media and Communication Process
  • Social Movements


  • The Story of First Cities: Harappan Archaeology
  • Political and Economic History: How inscriptions tell a story
  • Social Histories: Using the Mahabharata
  • A History of Buddhism: Sanchi Stupa
  • Agrarian Relations: The Ain-i- Akbari
  • New Architecture: Hampi
  • Religious Histories: Bhakti-Sufi tradition
  • Representations of 1857
  • The Making of Constitution
  • Mahatma Gandhi Through Contemporary Eyes
  • Partition Through Oral Sources
  • Colonialism and Rural Society : Evidences from Official Reports
  • Medieval Society Through Traveller’s Accounts


  • Sets, Relations and Functions
  • Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Sequence and Series
  • Binomial Theorem and its Simple Applications
  • Limit, Continuity and Differentiability
  • Integral Calculus
  • Co-ordinate Geometry
  • 3D Geometry
  • Vector Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics and Probability


  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Rotational Motion
  • Gravitation
  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinetic Theory of Gases
  • Oscillations and Waves
  • Current Electricity
  • Electrostatics
  • Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
  • Atoms & Nuclei

Business Studies

  • Nature and Significance of Management
  • Principles of Management
  • Planning
  • Organizing
  • Staffing
  • Directing
  • Controlling
  • Management and Business Environment
  • Financial Management
  • Financial Markets
  • Marketing Management
  • Consumer Protection


  • Computer Fundamentals
  • MS Office
  • Network Computing
  • Introduction to Programming in C++
  • Java Fundamentals

Chemistry (Lateral Entry)

  • Basic Concept of Chemistry
  • Atomic Structure, Periodic Table and Chemical Bonding
  • Solutions
  • Water
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Electro Chemistry

Physics (Lateral Entry)

  • Units and Dimension
  • Force and Motion
  • Work, Power and Energy
  • Rotational Motion
  • Properties of Matter
  • Thermometry

Mathematics (Lateral Entry)

  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Co-ordinate Geometry

Books Recommended for CUCET 2021

Check the list of the books that can be referred to prepare for CUCET 2021.

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Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Result

The result for CUCET 2021 shall be conveyed through e-mail. Also, the candidates can check the result online at To check the result, the candidates need to login into their account by entering their email id or CUCET id and password. The best score of the two phases shall be considered for admission.

Within 15 days of the result, the candidates are required to pay the 30% of the total fee in order to avail the scholarship benefits.

Programmes Offered Via Chandigarh University CUCET 2021

The candidates can take admission in the following courses via Chandigarh University CUCET 2021.

After 12th

Agricultural Science

  • B.Sc Agriculture (Hons)
  • B.Sc Agriculture (Hons.) – Arkansas State University, USA

Animation & Film Production & Visual Arts

  • Bachelor of Science (Animation, VFX, and Gaming)
  • Bachelor of Arts Film & Television Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts Film & Television Studies (University of North Alabama, USA)


  • BA + B.Ed (Integrated)
  • B.Sc + B.Ed (Integrated)

Journalism and Mass Communication

  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication

Applied Health Sciences

  • B.Sc Medical Lab Technology
  • Bachelor of Optometry
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy


  • Bachelor of Arts (Liberal Arts)


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Science (Fashion & Design)
  • Bachelor of Science (Interior Design)


  • BCA
  • Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
  • BCA (Okanagan College, Canada)

Legal Studies

  • BBA + LLB (integrated)
  • BA + LLB
  • LLB
  • B.Com + LLB


  • BE in Aerospace Engineering
  • BE in Automobile Engineering
  • Bachelor of Design (Interior Design)
  • BE Biotechnology
  • BE Civil Engineering
  • BE CSE (Graphic & Gaming)
  • BE CSE (Internet of Things)
  • BE Mechatronics Engineering
  • BE CSE Mobile Computing
  • BE Electrical Engineering
  • BE CSE with spl in AI and Machine Learning
  • BE Computer Science and Business Systems
  • BE Information Technology
  • BE Mechanical Engineering
  • BE Petroleum Engineering
  • BE Food Technology

Click here to know all the programmes offered after class 12th.

After Graduation

  • M.Arch
  • B.P.Ed
  • PG Diploma in Yoga Education
  • M.E
  • MA
  • LLM
  • MA in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • M.Sc
  • MCA

Click here to know all the programmes offered after Graduation
Click here to know all the Lateral Entry programs

Scholarships Worth Rs 33 Cr Through CUCET 2021

Honorable Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launched CUCET 2021. The exam is being conducted launched with the purpose of providing quality education to those students who do not have much financial assistance. Under this scheme, the scholarship of worth Rs 33 crore shall be provided to students.

Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 Scholarship Slabs

Check the details given below for Chandigarh University CUCET 2021 scholarship slabs.

Phases90.01 &
above marks
80 – 90.00
70 – 79.99
49.99 marks
30-39.99 marks
CUCET Phase I 100% scholarship50% scholarship40% scholarship30% scholarship25% scholarship15% scholarshipEligible
CUCET Phase 2100% scholarship40% scholarship30% scholarship20% scholarship15% scholarship10% scholarshipEligible

Chandigarh University Course Fee

Check the course fee for different programmes offered via CUCET 2021.

The amount given below is as per last year

BE BiotechnologyRs 80,000
BE CSE with spl in AI and Machine LearningRs 95,000
BE CSE with spl with Internet of ThingsRs 80,000
BE CSE with spl in Mobile ComputingRs 80,000
B.Sc (Nutrition & Dietetics)Rs 50,000
B.ArchRs 80,000
BA (Hons.) Liberal ArtsRs 30,000
BA Journalism and Mass CommunicationRs 45,000
BA + B.Ed – IntegratedRs 25,000
BA + LLB – IntegratedRs 55,000
BA Film & Television StudiesRs 72,000
BBARs 42,000
BBA + LLB – IntegratedRs 55,000
B.Com (Hons)Rs 48,000
B.Com + LLB – INtegratedRs 55,000
BCARs 45,000
Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design)Rs 80,000
BE Aerospace EnggRs 85,000
BE Aerospace Engg – Lateral EntryRs 85,000
BE Automobile Engg and BE Autombile Engg (Lateral Entry)Rs 80,000
BE Chemical Engg and BE Chemical Engg (Lateral Entry)Rs 60,000
BE Civil Engg and Lateral Entry, BE Computer Science & Engg and Lateral Entry, BE Electrical Engg and Lateral Entry,
BE Electronics & Communication Engg)
Rs 80,000

Chandigarh University Placements

The placements session in the year 2019-20 was a dream run for the students. More than 691 Top MNC’s on campus made 6617 offers with Rs 35 LPA being the higher package. Highlights are:

  • 20 lakhs package offered by 9+ companies.
  • 15 lakhs package offered by 9+ companies.
  • 10 lakhs package offered by 26+ companies.
  • 5 lakhs package offered by 131+ companies.
  • 35 lakhs highest package offered.

The top recuiters of Chandigarh University are:

  • Google
  • Amazon
  • Dell
  • HP
  • Flipkart
  • Justdial
  • Newgen

About Chandigarh University

Chandigarh University is a private university situated in Mohali, Punjab. The university was established in the year 2012. It is also rated ‘Diamond’ in QS I-Gauge Frame Network.

The university offers UG, PG and Doctoral programmes in the disciplines like Engineering, Management, Architecture, Biotechnology, Agricultural Science etc.


  • NIRF ranked the university at 84 in the Engineering category and 51 in the Management category (NIRF 2020).
  • Chandigarh University has been accredited ‘A+’ by NAAC.
  • The university ranked at 10th among Top 50 private state universities by Outlook India

Official Website:

Contact Details

Chandigarh University
NH-95 Chandigarh-Ludhiana Highway, Mohali
Punjab (INDIA)

Phone: 1800 1212 88800, +91-8146947000 (Technical)

Frequently Asked Questions on Chandigarh University CUCET 2021

Ques. Where can I register for Chandigarh University CUCET 2021?

Ans. You can register at for Chandigarh University CUCET 2021.

Ques. Can I appear for multiple phases of CUCET 2021 to avail the higher percentage of scholarship?

Ans. Yes, you can avail for multiple phases for CUCET 2021 (Phase 1 and Phase 2). Two attempts per phase is allowed. To re-appear in the next phase, you are required to pay Rs 500.

Ques. I have not received the any Email / SMS after the registration. What should I do?

Ans. In such a case, you can email your application number to

Ques. I have secured more than 90% in 10+2 and is seeking admission in Engineering. Do I have to appear for CUCET?

Ans. If you have already secured more than 90% in 10+2 then you are not required to appear for CUCET.

Ques. In which mode CUCET 2021 will be conducted?

Ans. CUCET 2021 will be conducted in the online mode. A candidates can appear for it from his / her home using a laptop / PC with a camera.

Ques. Can I get an examination centre of my choice?

Ans. No, you can appear CUCET 2021 from your home only.

Ques. Will I be issued admit card fo CUCET 2021?

Ans. Yes, you will be issued CUCET 2021 admit card at your registered email id.

Ques. Is there any negative marking in CUCET?

Ans. No, there is no negative marking in CUCET.

Ques. If I appear in multiple phases of CUCET, which score will be considered?

Ans. If you appear in multiple phases of CUCET, the best score will be considered for scholarship.

Ques. In how many days after the declaration of CUCET result, do I have to pay the fee?

Ans. You are required to submit 30% of the total fee within 15 days of the result declaration.

Ques. If I have appeared in CUCET for Non-Engineering course and now I want to take admission in Engineering course, will CUCET score be valid?

Ans. No, you will have to appear again for CUCET.

Ques. Will the scholarship offered after clearing CUCET be continued after every semester?

Ans. Yes, but for this you need to maintain a minimum 7.5 CGPA.

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