The Chairman of the University Grants Commission, M Jagadesh Kumar announced that the Central Universities in India will have to use Common University Entrance Test (CUET) scores to admit students to the UG programs this year.
He said that from the 2022-23 academic year, the National Testing Agency will conduct the Common entrance test for the UG and PG programmes.
The syllabus of CUET by NTA will be mirrored with the class 12 model syllabus of the NCERT. The UGC Chairman also said the CUET will be conducted in the first week of July.
The application process of the UG Common University Entrance Test will commence from the first week of April.