Application deadline for Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) 2021 extended

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has extended the application deadline for Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) 2021. As per the notification candidates can now apply for CUCET 2021 till September 5, 2021till 11:50 pm and while the fee can be paid up to 11:50 pm on September 6. Earlier, the last date to apply for CUCET 2021 was September 2, 2021.

Those who couldn’t apply for CUCET 2021 earlier, can do so till September 5, 2021. Candidates will be able to make corrections in the particulars of the form between September 3 and 4, 2021. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on September 15, 16, 23 and 24 in computer-based test (CBT) mode. 

The NTA has also added two more exam centres Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar, and Kasaragod, Kerala on request of candidates. The examination venue will be allotted to the candidates as opted by them in the application form. The capacity of the examination venue will also be taken into consideration for exam venue allotment, said in the official statement.


CUCET will be conducted by NTA to offer admission to various undergraduate/ Integrated (UI) and postgraduate (PG) programmes at 12 participating Central Universities. 

CUCET will be of 2 hours duration. It would have Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and would be held only in English except for Language Courses.