PUCET 2022: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Pattern

PUCET 2022PUCET 2022 Application Form will be released through online mode only. Panjab University Common Entrance Test (PUCET) is a university level entrance exam conducted by the Panjab University, Chandigarh. The exam will be conducted for shortlisting the candidates for admission in various UG and PG programs offered by the Panjab University. Qualified candidates of this examination will get admission in various UG and PG courses of Engineering, Commerce, Management, Arts, Law and IT fields. Through this article, we have provided the complete details candidates needs to know to be eligible for PUCET 2022 Admission.

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PUCET 2022 Exam Dates

Following are the complete tentative PUCET Exam Dates:


Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting of registrationLast week of April 2022
Last date for application submission3rd week of May 2022
Admit Card3rd/ 4th week of June 2022
PUCET 2022 ExamLast week of June 2022
Answer keyLast week of June 2022
Result Declaration2nd week of July 2022
Counselling startsJuly/ August 2022


Availability of application Form3rd week of April 2022
Last date for generating the Bank Challan4th week of May 2022
Last date for deposit of fee4th week of May 2022
Last date for uploading of photograph, signature4th week of May 2022
Admit Card2nd week of June 2022
Last Dates for submission with late fee of Rs. 500/-2nd week of June 2022
Entrance Test3rd week of June 2022
Uploading of Answer key and objections4th week of June 2022
Last day of submission of objections4th week of June 2022
Uploading of the response to the ObjectionsLast week of June 2022
Last day of submission of Cross Objections1st week of July 2022
Result Declaration3rd week of July 2022

PUCET 2022 Application Form

Following are the complete details with some key instructions regarding the PUCET Application form 2022:

  • The PUCET Registration Form will be released through online mode.
  • The registration process for UG programs will be regulated from the 3rd week of April to 3rd week of May 2022.
  • The registration schedule for the PG Courses will be regulated from the 3rd week of April 2022 to 4th week of May 2022.
  • Candidates must fill the application form with all required details and documents.
  • Details filled by candidates in application form must be authentic, any alteration in the details can cause rejection of application form.
  • Candidates must submit their application from before the prescribed dates.
  • Candidates are advised to seek the printout of filled PUCET application form and fee receipt for future references.

Application Fee:

The PUCET Application Fee can be submitted through both online and offline mode. Candidates can use Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking and Challan Payment gateways for transaction of PUCET application fee.

The complete Application fee structure for every candidate will be as follows:

General CategoryRs. 2175/-
SC/ST/PwDRs. 1088/-
Additional Subject(for both General and SC/ST/PwD Category)Rs. 575/- additional per subject
50% concession will be offered to the Panjab University regular employees under B & C Class

PUCET Eligibility Criteria

Following are the complete eligibility Criteria for the candidates to be eligible for PUCET 2022:

For UG Courses:

  • Age: Candidates must be more than 17 years old to be eligible.
  • Qualification: Candidates should have passed or appearing in 10+2 intermediate or equivalent examination from any recognized board.
  • Marks: Applying candidates must have passed with at least 50% marks in the qualifying examination. (5% relaxation for reserved candidates).
  • Subjects: Candidates should have passed with required subjects for particular Programmes.

For PG courses:

  • Qualification: Candidates must be a bachelor’s degree holder in required Programmes to be eligible for admission.
  • Marks: He/she must have scored at least 50% marks in their qualifying examination to be eligible for examination. (5% concession in eligibility requirement to SC/ST/BC/PwD candidates)
  • Appearing: Candidates appearing in the final semester examination in 2022 can also apply for the PUCET.

PUCET 2022 Exam Pattern

Following are the complete exam pattern for the PUCET 2022 Examination:

  • Exam mode: The PUCET examination will be conducted through offline mode.
  • Type of Questions: The PUCET question paper will be consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).
  • Duration: The total time duration for the entrance examination will be different for every courses.
  • Medium: The medium of question paper will be English Language.
  • Marking Scheme: For each correct answer, 2 marks will be awarded and 5 marks will be deducted on each negative response.

PUCET 2022 Syllabus

The syllabus for every course will be different on the basis of required filed of knowledge. The question paper will be consisting of various topics from the relevant field. Candidates will be able to check the complete syllabus for every course through the website of authority.

PUCET 2022 Preparation Tips

Checkout the tips and tricks for better preparation of examination:

  • Go through the complete syllabus and exam pattern than make a decent time schedule.
  • Avoid any kinds of distractions and follow the study time schedule daily.
  • Keep participating in the PUCET Mock Tests.
  • Solve the PUCET previous year and sample papers for better experience.
  • Purchase the relevant preparation books and visits those websites who provide the training for aptitude tests.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: The application form submission process for UG courses will be regulated from the last week of April 2022 to 3rd week of May 2022.

Answer: The Application Form submission process for PG courses will be regulated from 3rd week of April 2022 to 4th week of May 2022.

Answer: No, there won’t be any correction facility for the application form.

Answer: No, Application Form can only be submitted through online mode.

Answer: The duration for every programme will be different as per the courses.

Answer: The Questions paper will be consist of Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs) only.

Answer: The Exam will be conducted through online mode only.

Answer: Yes, there will be a negative marking in the exam.

 PUCET 2022 Admit Card

The PUCET admit card will be released by the Punjab University for every registered candidate individually after few days prior to the completion of registration process. Candidates will be able to check their admit card from website of authority.

Authority will release the admit card for every course and candidate separately. The Admit card will be consist of various important instruction and information regarding the day of examination. Candidates will be able to download it by login into the university website.

PUCET 2022 Answer Key

The PUCET Answer Key will be released by the university after few days from the completion of CET examination. The Answer key will be consisting of correct answers to every asked question in the PUCET entrance exam.

Through the PUCET answer key, candidates will be able to predict their result even before the declaration of result. Candidates will be able to check their complete answer key from the website of Punjab University.

PUCET 2022 Result

The PUCET Result 2022 will be prepared by the university on the basis of final answer key. Punjab University will release the result for every exam participated candidates individually through online mode. Candidates will be able to check their result from the website of authority.

The result will consist of the performance of candidates in the entrance exam. Candidates must keep their result safe till the completion of admission procedure, as it could be required at the time of verification rounds.

PUCET 2022 Cut Off

Cut off marks will be prepared by the university for every subjects and courses individually through online mode. On the basis of PUCET 2022 Cut off marks, authority will prepare a merit list containing the name of shortlisted candidates for the counselling procedure.

Candidates will be able to check the complete cut off marks through the website of university. Also, for the ease of candidates we will provide the complete cut off list through our articles.

PUCET 2022 Counselling

The counselling procedure will be conducted by the university for every qualified candidate of the entrance exam. Authority will conduct the counselling procedure from the month of July/August 2022. Candidates will be able to register themselves for the counselling through the website of authority.

University will conduct the counselling procedure in various rounds on the basis of availability of vacant seats after each round of counselling. The seats in offered programme of Punjab University will be allotted to the candidates on the basis of their rank and performance in entrance examination.

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