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CUCET Colleges And CUCET Participating Universities 2022: Check The Complete List Here

Safalta expert Published by: Yashaswi More Updated Tue, 02 Aug 2022 10:20 PM IST


Check the complete list of CUCET Colleges and Participating Universities here at Also get to know details on seats.

The CUET is overseen by the NTA (National Testing Agency) (Central University Entrance Test). CUET is a national-level entrance exam for admission to several UG and PG courses at several Central Universities across India. Universities such as Delhi University (DU), Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Aligarh University, Jamia Islamia University, and others are also taking the CUCET exam. The CUCET is attended by 45 universities. It is mandatory to apply for the CUET exam because admission to UG and PG programmes requires a valid CUET score.This article will go through the list of CUCET Colleges and CUCET Participating Universities in 2022. This list will assist students learn about all of the universities in their state. Check our Best books for CUCET Preparation and the CUCET Mock test that will help you ace the CUET exam.

CUCET 2022 will be held at a total of 44 universities from the 54 Central Universities. All of these universities will admit students to their UG and PG programmes based on their CUCET 2022 scores.

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The CUCET exam was originally held once a year, however it is now feasible that it will be held twice a year. Furthermore, CUCET has issued the official notification for the Undergraduate courses. As a result, the candidate must read the announcement and be aware of all of the participating universities. This will assist the candidate in selecting the suitable university as well as its specific code.

In this article, we will address all of the CUCET Colleges and CUCET Participating Universities, CUCET seats available, the programme code, CUET top Universities, CUET best colleges, and other information.

Currently, India has 54 Central Universities, including the University of Delhi (DU), Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Banaras Hindu University (BHU), and others. A uniform entrance exam exists for the 13 newly formed Central Universities throughout several states. While the current CUCET is held once a year in offline form, the National Testing Agency's newly proposed Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET 2022) would be held online (NTA). For the academic term 2022-2023, the test will be administered once, but in later years, it will be administered twice a year, allowing students the opportunity to improve their scores.if needed. In this article, we will discuss CUCET Colleges and participating universities that will accept CUCET scores. You may also read CUCET Syllabus 2022

CUET Best Universities and Colleges:


Student have applied to the following top universities:

The top colleges for which a considerable number of candidates have applied are listed below:

University Number of Applicants
Delhi university 6 Lakh
Banaras Hindu University 3.94 Lakh
Allahabad University 2.31 Lakh
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University 1.49 Lakh
Jamia Millia Islamia 1.21 Lakh
Jawaharlal Nehru University 57,000


CUCET Participating Universities 2022 | CUCET Colleges 

While some of the Central Universities have been built in the recent two decades, the majority of the Universities, including the famed University of Delhi, have already been established. The University of Allahabad is the oldest of them all, having been founded in 1887 and becoming a Central University in 2005.

The table below contains the names of the CUCET Colleges/Universities, their states, location, and the year they were created.
CUCET Colleges
Banaras Hindu University Uttar Pradesh Varanasi 1916
Delhi University Delhi New Delhi 1922
Aligarh Muslim University Uttar Pradesh Aligarh 1920
Jamia Millia Islamia Delhi New Delhi 1920 (1988)
Jawaharlal Nehru University Delhi New Delhi 1969
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Uttar Pradesh Lucknow 1996
Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya Chhattisgarh Bilaspur 1983 (2009)
Tezpur University Assam Tezpur 1994
University of Allahabad Uttar Pradesh Prayagraj 1887 (2005)
Visva-Bharati University West Bengal Santiniketan 1921
Dr. Hari Singh Gour University Madhya Pradesh Sagar 1946 (2009)
English and Foreign Languages University Telangana Hyderabad 1958 (2007)
North Eastern Hill University Meghalaya Shillong 1973
Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University Uttarakhand Srinagar 1973 (2009)
University of Hyderabad Telangana Hyderabad 1974
Manipur University Manipur Imphal 1980 (2005)
Pondicherry University Puducherry Pondicherry 1985
Rajiv Gandhi University Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar 1985 (2007)
Tripura University Tripura Agartala 1987
Assam University Assam Silchar 1994
Nagaland University Nagaland Lumami 1994
Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya Maharashtra Wardha 1997
Maulana Azad National Urdu University Telangana Hyderabad 1998
Mizoram University Mizoram Aizawl 2000
Indira Gandhi National Tribal University Madhya Pradesh Amarkantak 2007
Sikkim University Sikkim Gangtok 2007
Central University of South Bihar Bihar Gaya 2009
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agriculture University Bihar Samastipur 1905 (2016)
National Sanskrit University[note 3] Andhra Pradesh Tirupati 1956 (2020)
Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri National Sanskrit University Delhi New Delhi 1962 (2020)
Central Sanskrit University Delhi New Delhi 1970 (2020)
Indira Gandhi National Open University Delhi New Delhi 1985
Central Agricultural University Manipur Imphal 1993
Indian Maritime University Tamil Nadu Chennai 2008
Central University of Gujarat Gujarat Gandhinagar 2009
Central University of Haryana Haryana Mahendragarh 2009
Central University of Himachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Dharamsala 2009
Central University of Kashmir Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar 2009
Central University of Jharkhand Jharkhand Ranchi 2009
Central University of Karnataka Karnataka Kalaburagi 2009
Central University of Kerala Kerala Kasaragod 2009
Central University of Odisha Odisha Koraput 2009
Central University of Punjab Punjab Bathinda 2009
Central University of Rajasthan Rajasthan Ajmer 2009
Central University of Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu Tiruvarur 2009
Nalanda University Bihar Rajgir, Nalanda 2010
South Asian University Delhi New Delhi 2010
Central University of Jammu Jammu and Kashmir Jammu 2011
Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University Uttar Pradesh Raebareli 2013
Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University Uttar Pradesh Jhansi 2014
Mahatma Gandhi Central University Bihar Motihari 2016
National Sports University Manipur Imphal 2018
Central Tribal University of Andhra Pradesh Andhra Pradesh Vizianagaram 2019
Central University of Andhra Pradesh Andhra Pradesh Anantapur 2019

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Latest Updates For CUCET 2022-
  • According to an official circular issued by the UGC, all nine universities - eight from the North Eastern States and one from Uttarakhand - have been exempted from the CUCET 2022. 
  • The CUCET Application Correction Window closed on May 31, 2022.

Important Points about CUCET 2022:

1. It is a single entrance exam for admission to Central Universities and other participating institutions, and candidates will be admitted to their UG courses for the academic year 2022-23 based on their marks/NTA Score in this exam. 

2. The counselling procedure will be managed by the various universities. The institutions will be producing their own Merit Lists for the programmes provided, and they may adopt the same approach as in past years to fill the seats that have become vacant due to dropouts. 

3. It is the full duty of the candidates to be clear about their selections and the needs of the universities to which they wish to be admitted, as well as to ensure that they meet the eligibility requirements and correctly fill out the application.

4. Admission to UG programmes at Central Universities for the academic year 2022-23 will be dependent on the NTA score attained in the CUET (UG) - 2022. 

5. In order to enable the sharing of data post-results with the respective Universities for the admission process, you must include the name/s of the University/ies/Participating Institutions where you intend to apply in your application form for CUET (UG) - 2022.

CUET Colleges: Documents needed for Admission

The following documents are required for admission to CUCET institutions and universities:
  • Certificate of Achievement 
  • Any form of valid identification (Aadhar card, Voter ID, Passport, etc) 
  • Certification of domicile 
  • a recent passport-sized photo (Colored) 
  • CUET Marksheet Counseling Letter 
  • Certificate of Caste (If applicable) 
  • Character reference

How can I complete out the CUCET application form for 2021?

The deadline to submit an application for CUCET 2021 was September 1.

What information do I need to provide on the CUCET application form?

Candidates must complete up their CUCET 2021 application form with academic credentials, personal information, exam centres, and examination information.

When filling out the application form, how many CUCET 2021 participating universities may I choose from?

When filling out the application form, candidates can select up to three CUCET 2021 participating universities.

How much will it cost me to enroll in more than three CUCET-accredited universities in 2021?

Candidates who wish to enrol in more than three CUCET participating institutes must pay an additional fee of Rs. 800 (in the General/OBC category) and Rs. 350 (in the SC/ST category).

How many seats at Assam University are available through CUCET 2021?

With the help of the CUCET exam, Assam University would be able to grant a total of 78 seats.

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