PUCET 2020: Counselling (Started), Admit Card (On 1st Oct), Dates

PUCET 2020PUCET 2020 Online Admission Form has been released for PG courses. Seat Allotment (1st Counselling) has been released for UG courses. Admit Card  is releasing on or after 1st October 2020 for PG courses. Exam for UG has been cancelled due to covid-19.  It is conducted every year by Panjab University, Chandigarh. It is a university level entrance exam organized to provide admission into UG, PG & doctoral level courses. For admission into UG courses, PUCET UG entrance test is organized by the University. Candidates qualifying the PUCET UG test will get admission into B. Pharmacy and B.Sc. (Hons.) programme. The University provides admission into B.Sc (Hons) through Choice based credit system (CBCS). Here in this article, candidates will get complete information regarding PUCET 2020 application form, exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility, admit card, result etc.

Admit Card Exam Dates Eligibility Criteria

Result FAQs Counselling

PUCET 2020 Notifications – Admission Form Released (PG). 

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PUCET 2020 Seat Allotment (1st counselling) has been released for UG courses.  Check here for details.  

PUCET 2020 Exam Dates have been revised. The exam will be held on 10th & 11th October 2020 for PUCET-PG. PUCET 2020 Exam has been cancelled for UG courses due to covid-19. Admission will be based on 10+2 exam result. 

PUCET 2020 Important Dates

We have mentioned the exam dates of PUCET 2020 entrance exam below:

Dates 2020
Starting of application form11th March 202023rd April 2020
Closing of  application form9th August 202017th September 2020
Last date of information submission to generate the bank challan & online fee payment23rd September 202021st September 2020
Last date of deposit of fee in any SBI branch using website generated challan & last date of fee deposit through online mode23rd September 202021st September 2020
Last of uploading image (photograph, specimen of signature) with other details25th September 202024th September 2020
Admit card release28th September 20201st October 2020
Last date to apply with late fee Rs.500 (for students with incomplete form but have made fee payment)1st October 20207th October 2020
PUCET 2020 Exam date4th October 2020 (cancelled)10th & 11th October 2020
Release of Answer key21st October 2020
Last date to submit objections for answer key23rd October 2020
Uploading of response to the submitted objections27th October 2020
Last date of cross objections to answer key29th October 2020
Release of result16th – 19th October 20207th to 10th November 2020
Availability of online admission form13th August 2020
Release of merit list2nd September 2020
Online filling of preferences2nd- 3rd September 2020
Display of merit list for 1st CounsellingSeptember 2020 

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PUCET 2020 Admit Card

Candidates will be issued admit card of PUCET 2020 after the successful registration process. To download the admit card online students need to enter their login credentials.

PUCET admit card will be available for download on 28th September 2020 for UG and 1st October for PG. No hard copy will be sent to the students through offline mode. The admit card will contain details of exam and appearing candidate.

PUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

Check below PUCET 2020 complete exam pattern before starting the test preparation:

  • Mode of Exam: PUCET 2020 Exam will be conducted in offline mode.
  • Time Duration: For each section, 70 minutes will be given. PWD candidates will get 20 minutes extra.
  • Medium Language: The paper will be available in English.
  • Type of Questions: The test paper will contain multiple choice questions. 
  • Marking Scheme: 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: For every wrong answer, 0.5 marks will be deducted.

Check the distribution of questions and total marks in the given below table:

Subjects Number of Questions Total Marks

PUCET 2020 Syllabus

PUCET 2020 Syllabus will be from of 11th and 12th level topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.

Some of the topics from each subject are:

For Physics:

Physical world and measurement, kinematics, law of motions, work energy and power, motion of systems and particles and rigid body gravitation, properties of bulk matter, thermodynamics behavior of perfect gas and kinetic theory and oscillation and waves, etc.

For Chemistry:

Some of basic concept of chemistry, structure of atom, classifications of element and periodicity in properties, chemical bonding and molecular structure, hydrogen, S-blocks elements, organic chemistry- some basic principle and techniques, thermodynamics, equilibrium, redox reactions, hydrocarbons etc.

For Biology:

Diversity in living world, structural organization in animals and plants, cell structure and functions, plant physiology, human anatomy and physiology, etc.

For Mathematics:

Sets, relation and functions, principle of mathematical induction, binomial theorem, sequence and series, conic sections, introduction to three- dimensional geometry, limits and derivatives, mathematical reasoning, statics and probability, etc

PUCET 2020 Preparation Tips

Here we have provided some preparation tips to score well and qualify PUCET 2020 test:

  • Check the complete syllabus prescribed by the officials by online mode.
  • Make proper time table for study and follow it.
  • Do not skip any important topic of the syllabus.
  • Always be aware of the exam pattern, marking scheme and the syllabus.
  • Take care of your health during your preparation period.
  • Mark the questions that you think are important for the exam.

FAQ’S (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: You can fill the PUCET 2020 Application form through online mode.
Answer: Yes, you are eligible to apply for the PUCET 2020 exam.
Answer: No, you don’t need to send the filled application form to the University.
Answer: The documents you need to upload are your scanned signature, passport size photograph, thumb impression, class 10th& 12th markseets and category certificate.
Answer: No, you cannot apply for the PUCET 2020 examination.
Answer: Yes, 0.5 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
Answer: PUCET 2020 entrance test will be conducted on 16th May 2020 (PUCET-UG) & 13th June 2020 (PUCET-PG).
Answer: PUCET 2020 examination will be held in English only.

PUCET 2020 Answer Key

PUCET 2020 Answer key will be published in October 2020 for UG courses and 21st October 2020 for PG through online mode few days after the exam will get over. Through answer key, students will be able to evaluate their estimated score of entrance exam.

Candidates have to download the answer key as per the exam they have opted and the code of their respective paper.

If in case there is a disparity in the marking, candidates must write an official letter to the exam conducting body within two days of declaration of the answer key.

PUCET 2020 Result

PUCET 2020 Result will be published by the university on 16th to 19th October 2020 (for UG). Candidate can view their result only through the online mode by entering their login details. For PG, the result will be out on 7th to 11th November 2020.

Also, the scorecards will available for download. No separate score card will be sent to the candidates individually.

After release of PUCET result and scorecard, merit list will be prepared based on the candidate’s performance in the examination.

PUCET 2020 Cut Off

PUCET 2020 Cut Off is the minimum marks candidates must secure in the test in order to be eligible for admission. For General candidates 15% and SC/ ST/ PWD/ BC 10% of the total marks must be secured in the entrance exam to get qualified.

Candidate will be offered admission based on the final merit list which will be prepared by combining 75% weightage given to PUCET 2020 test percentile score + class 12th marks + weightage for other activities.

PUCET 2020 Counselling

PUCET 2020 Counselling is organised through online. It is organised in three rounds. Students have to fill their preferences online for admission to various courses. The admission form for counselling process has been made available for PG and UG courses.

Students have to go through various steps of counselling – Filling the admission form, locking of choices and reporting to the institute.

Seats are allotted to the candidates based on the order of prepared merit list. Also, students have to bring their necessary documents for verification.

The documents to be carried during PUCET counselling are:

  • Counselling letter
  • PUCET 2020 Admit Card
  • Medical Certificate
  • Class X and XII mark sheets
  • Category certificate (if applicable), etc.

PUCET 2020 Application Form

Details of PUCET 2020 Application form can be checked by the candidates below:

  • The PUCET 2020 Application process has been started from 11th March 2020 via online mode for UG-CET. PUCET- PG application has been started from 23rd April 2020.
  • Candidate must submit the application form before the last date i.e. 9th August 2020 for UG and till 17th September 2020 for PG.
  • Candidates are advised to verify the complete details filled in the application before the final submission. No application correction facility will be provided later.
  • The Application process will contain steps like Registration, Filling form details, Uploading of Images and Application Fee payment.
  • No need to send the filled in application form to the University.
  • Candidate must keep the printout of the filled application form for further use.

Application Fee:

Mode of Payment: Candidate can pay the fee online by debit card/credit card or net banking or via offline mode (SBI E-Challan).

Check category wise application fee in the below table:

Category UG Application Fee PG Application Fee
General CategoryRs. 2175/. (PCM/PCB/M)Rs. 2175/-
SC/ST/PWD CandidatesRs. 1088/. (PCM/PCB/M)Rs. 1088/-
Additional PaperRs. 300 (UG); (Biology/Maths)Rs.575/-

PUCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can check the complete PUCET 2020 Eligibility criteria below:

  • Nationality: Applying candidate must be an Indian National.
  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed 10+2 level from CBSC, Delhi or any other recognized board.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidate must secure minimum of 50% (45% marks for SC/ST/OBC/PWD) in 12th level.
  • Qualifying Subjects: Applying candidates must have passed 12th level with Physics, English, Chemistry subjects and any one Mathematics/ Biology/Biotechnology subjects.
  • Age Limit: For BHMS, candidate should complete the 17 years as on 31st December at the time of admission.

For any other query regarding PUCET 2020, you can ask your query by leaving you comment below.

Displaying 21 Comments
  1. Vineeta Kumari says:

    B pharmacy ka fee kitna hoga I am from Bihar state can I apply for this

  2. Tania says:

    I am studying in 12th class ans i belong to sc cast. What fees of entrence test witch is given by me for the entrence test

  3. Sushma bali says:

    Sir hotelmnagment ke liye bhi paper hoga

  4. Sushma bali says:

    For admission in bsc hotel management

  5. Abhay partap says:

    Sir iska paper English Hindi
    Dono languages me hoga

  6. Prerna says:

    Is there any entrance for BA honours psychology or economics. How and when to apply

  7. Ashuti says:

    Can we fill for maths ..bio…and chemsitry not physics

  8. Rajesh says:

    A student having pcmb combination wants to pursue physics honors. So in pu entrance exam can he opt to give test of biology instead of maths and then pursue physics honors.

  9. priya mittal says:

    Is there any postpone in last date of filling of application form due to lockdown in whole country?

  10. Shagun says:

    Whoes course offered for qualified students

  11. Ashwinder Kaur says:

    I have the following doubts regarding admission in punjab university:
    1. Are u going to see the overall marks in class 12 or the marks of every subject.
    2. Is it necessary to score above 75 percent in all the subjects.
    3. If i score near to 75 percent (i.e 73 or 72) only in physics but i have got a good score in chemistry and maths will i be eligible for the university. I want to do bsc in chemistry not in physics.
    Please kindly answer my question..🙏🙏🙏🙏

  12. Shruti Pundir says:

    I found the syllabus from 11th class only. Where is the rest syllabus?

  13. Pragya Sahu says:

    Sir, I am from Chattisgarh. Can I m eligible for these exam, if yes then what is the syllabus.

  14. Muskan says:

    I will be of 17 years in april . Would I eligible for giving exam

  15. Muskan says:

    What is the syllabus for PUCET-PG in mass communication ?

  16. Riya Kumari says:

    Sir PUCET ka exam kaha hoga or sir ham bihar board se hye to ham PUCET ka exam the sakate hai

  17. Sanjana Dhingra says:

    WILL Sports certificate help to get scholarship in PU?
    How many Scores is required in PUCET to get admission in panjab university?

  18. liza says:

    syallabus of pucet for admission for bcom in pu chd campus

  19. Raghav says:

    What is the full syllabus of biology ? Is it necessary to give PCB or we can give BIOLOGY exam separately/only?

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