Will the Board Exam become redundant now? Now that CUET has become mandatory?
The primary eligibility requirement for admission to universities remains the same: a candidate must have completed the Class XII board examination from any recognised board. In actuality, eligibility for programmes and universities will differ depending on grade XII marks. Furthermore, board exams are accomplishment tests, but the CUET (UG) – 2022 is a selection test. As a result, Class XII Board Exams are unlikely to become obsolete. The fundamental qualifying criteria is an important aspect in admission to all universities and other national tests such as JEE and NEET.
For the CUET examination The National Testing Agency (NTA) will aim to provide a high-quality Common Aptitude Test as well as specialized common topic exams in science, humanities, languages, arts, and vocational courses. These tests will assess conceptual understanding as well as the capacity to apply knowledge. Students will be able to select the courses for which they will take the exam, and each university will be able to view each student’s particular subject portfolio and admit students into their programmes based on their specific interests and talents.
How does CUET (UG) – 2022 provide me with greater flexibility and alternatives?
A candidate in CUET (UG) – 2022 may take a maximum of 9 tests in the following order: Two languages from Sections IA and IB combined, a maximum of six Domain Subjects from Section II, and a General Test from Section III. OR Maximum of three (3) languages from Sections IA and IB combined, a maximum of five (5) Domain Subjects from Section II, and a maximum of one (1) General Test from Section III.
What steps will CUET (UG) – 2022 take to become a great social equalizer?
The Common University Entrance Test (UG) – 2022 will provide a common platform and equitable possibilities to applicants across the country, particularly those from the North-East and rural and other remote locations, and will aid in the establishment of better relationships with universities. It will assess conceptual understanding and the capacity to apply knowledge, with the goal of eliminating the need for coaching for these tests.
What is CUET (UG) – 2022 meant for ?
It is meant for admission to Undergraduate courses (Bachelor’s Degree) of all Central Universities in India for the academic year 2022-23. It is a crucial exam this year since entrance to Bachelor’s degree programmes at Central institutions is mostly determined by CUET scores. Students are nervous since this is the first time the exam will be conducted. But don’t be concerned. It will be simple. Because the pattern and questions are mostly based on what you learned in school.
What is the role of NTA in CUET (UG) – 2022?
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has been responsible for arranging the CUET (UG) – 2022. The NTA’s role is limited to candidate registration, admission card distribution, exam administration, hosting answer keys and inviting challenges, finalizing answer keys, processing and announcing results. Eligibility, reservation, admission, and so on are controlled by the regulations and procedures of the relevant central universities and participating institutions. NTA has no control over admissions to Participating Institutions.
What about universities’ flexibility and autonomy? Will it not be restricted?
The counseling process will be carried out by the different universities. The universities will be producing their own merit lists for the offered programmes, and they may adopt the same method as in previous years.
Will this change be stressful for present class XII students, who have largely studied online because to COVID-19?
The problem has been reviewed, and the decision has been made to base the CUET (UG) – 2022 on the class XII syllabus. Furthermore, to ensure that the elimination of specific topics from the syllabus across boards has no impact on candidate performance in the examination an overall choice of 10 questions or more is provided in each section.
What is the responsibility of applicants?
Applicants should read the information about the course, number of seats, eligibility, reservation, admission policy, tests in CUET (UG) – 2022 to which the desired courses are mapped, and so on available on the website of the Universities where they wish admission and ensure that they are eligible for the desired course and the test in CUET (UG) – 2022 and apply accordingly. It is the applicants’ exclusive obligation to be clear about their selections and the requirements of the universities where they desire admission, as well as to ensure that they meet the eligibility standards and fill out the form appropriately.