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CUCET Counselling & Merit List

Updated On - April 9th 2018

The CUCET Counselling process is conducted to allot the seats to students in the universities and programs of their choice based on the performance in CUCET 2018. The CUCET 2018 Counselling procedure will commence after the CUCET Merit List is published. The candidates who will qualify CUCET 2018 should attend the CUCET 2018 counselling for completing the formalities related to document verification and admission.

CUCET Counselling

The CUCET Counselling will be conducted by individual universities. It will be arranged only for those candidates who are shortlisted or who have qualified the examination. It will be strictly based on the merit list. 


Apart from this, the allotment of seats is based on the following criteria:

  • Availability of seat in the preferred program
  • CUCET 2018 rank
  • CUCET Eligibility criteria for the particular university

CUCET Counselling Documents

The candidates are required to carry certain documents with them during counselling procedure. The list of CUCET Counselling documents are listed below:

  • Mark sheet/Passing Certificate of 10th class
  • Mark sheet/Passing Certificate of 12th class
  • All semesters Mark sheet of degree course (if any)
  • Migration Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • CUCET 2018 admit card
  • CUCET 2018 valid score card
  • 5 passport size color photograph
  • Caste Certificate (for SC/ST candidates)
  • Identity proof (either voter ID/Aadhar Card/Driving License/Passport)

CUCET Counselling Schedule

The CUCET Counselling schedule differs from university to university. The candidates of CUCET 2018 can go through the tentative CUCET Counselling schedule.

Central University of HaryanaCUCET Counselling Schedule
Central University of Tamil NaduCUCET Counselling Schedule
Central University of Rajasthan

Undergardute- Click Here

Research programs- Click Here

Post Gradute- Click Here

Central University of PunjabCUCET Counselling Schedule
Central University of JharkhandCUCET Counselling Schedule

CUCET Merit List

Every university has it own CUCET Merit List Criteria based on which the the candidates can take admission into their respective UG, PG and PhD programs. In the sections below, the candidates can find the details of university -wise CUCET Merit List Criteria.

  1. Central University of Tamil Nadu:  Click here
  2. Central University of Rajasthan: The candidates’ score in CUCET 2018 as well as in qualified exam will form the basis of the provisional merit list. Check the general instructions for CURAJ,Click Here.
  • Criteria for Preparation of Merit List-The relative weight for the CUCET score and qualifying exam score will be 70:30.  For MBA program, there will also be personal interview and group discussion.
  • Tie Breaker-If two or more candidates are tied at same score, the tie breaker will be scores / marks in qualifying exam with the score of all subjects being taken in account.
  • Method of Preparation-The official website will host the provisional merit list. After the process of checking and verifying the original documents, the concerned department at the time of admission will prepare the final merit list.
  • CUCET Counselling Process-Counselling-cum-admission round requires personal presence of all the candidates who are called for it. They should report on 10:00 AM on the date of counselling-cum-admission. 11:00 AM is the last reporting time before Departmental Admission Committee. Hence, it is advised to be there in time.
  • The original documents and the prescribed fee should be brought by candidate as notified on the university website. On the day of counselling, the merit list will be prepared on the basis of information available till 11 AM.
  • After that, candidates will be responsible for any change in merit because of any incorrect or unavailable information. There will be no second round of admission. Department will maintain reserve list out of present candidates, if required.
  • Fee deposition for Wait Listed Candidates-The wait listed candidates should provide correct and functional Email ID and mobile number as all information will be communicated on the same contact details. For depositing the fee in the Account No. 666110210000003, Bank of India, Central University of Rajasthan Branch, IFSC Code: BKID0006667 and sending the UTR Number through SMS and scanned copy of deposit receipt by email to HoD/Coordinator of the department concerned, they will be allowed 48 hours from the receipt of email/SMS .
  • If students fail to do so and inform the Head of the concerned department within stipulated time, the vacant seat will be allotted to next candidate following the same system. In this regard, no representation/complaint would be entertained.
  • The candidates on the waitlist are advised to collect the contact details of concern Head of department before leaving the examination hall.
  • After notification of last date of admission by the university, there will be no further admissions.
  • GOI/University norms will govern the reservation/conversation of vacant category of seats.
  1. Central University of Haryana
  • Criteria for Preparation of Merit List-The basis of merit will be made in strict accordance of determination by the entrance test subject to stipulated reservation.
  • Tie Breaker-In case of tie of scores in entrance test, the tie breaker will be % of marks in the graduate level examination or its equivalent. In case the tie still remains, the next criteria for tie breaking would be the marks of intermediate examination (10+2)/ Higher Secondary School. The final tie breaker, if scores are still tied, would the higher age.
  • The candidates with their results awaited can also seek admission subject to the production of proof of passing qualifying examination with the prescribed marks by the last date of payment of fee of the concerned list.
  • The candidates who fail to clear the qualifying examination with required marks will not get admission.
  • In accordance with rules, the university reserves the right to cancel the admission of any candidate.
  • Candidates with compartment in any subject in qualifying examination shall be considered ineligible for admission.
  1. Central University of Jammu
  • Preparation Criteria of Merit List for Master’s Degree programs- The merit list will be prepared on the basis of composite score of marks obtained by the candidate in CUCET and qualifying examination. The relative weight will be 70:30.
  • Preparation Criteria of Merit Listfor Integrated M.Phil. - Ph.D. Programmes- The composite score of marks obtained in CUCET 2018, academic performance at qualifying examination and performance at interview form the basis of merit list preparation for admissions. The relative weight would be 70:20:10.
  • Any candidate having less than 40% marks in CUCET 2018 will not be eligible for admission to an integrated M.Phil. - Ph.D. programme.
  • There will be an exemption from appearing CUCET 2018 for the candidates who have qualified JRF/NET/SLET/SET.
  • For the purpose of calculating composite score, JRF qualified candidates are deemed to have a score of 100% while the NET/SLET/SET qualified candidates are deemed to have a score which is equivalent to the marks of topper of CUCET 2018.
  • If JRF/NET/SLET/SET candidates choose to appear in CUCET 2018, the aforementioned provisions will not apply to them.
  • A candidate, subject to the fulfillment of the minimum eligibility conditions, who has been awarded Teacher Research Fellowship by the UGC and is working in any institution of higher education, will be treated similarly to NET/SLET/SET qualified candidates for the purpose of calculating the composite score for preparation of merit list.
  • Failing to pay the fee and getting themselves registered for CUCET 2018 will result in cancellation of candidature.
  • For interview, the number of candidates which is equivalent to three times the number of seats will be called. Such a call will be made on the basis of composite score subject to the minimum cut off marks.
  1. Central University of Jharkhand
  • Preparation Criteria of Merit Listfor Integrated M.Tech/MBA./M.Sc./MA Degree courses- The merit index is prepared on the basis of marks scored in CUCET 2018 and the qualifying examination. The relative weight will be 70:30.
  • Preparation Criteria of Merit Listfor the UG course in Music & Performing Arts- It will comprise marks secured in CUCET 2018, qualifying examination and the audition. The relative weight will be 40:20:40.
  • Tie Breaker-In case of a tie in scores, the higher age will be tie breaker.
  1. Central University of Karnataka
  • Preparation Criteria of Merit Listfor admissions to integrated programs- The performance in JEE Main will be considered for 33% of the seats. Another 33% of seats will be filled on the basis of performance in CUCET 2018 while the rest 34% will be filled on the basis of performance in CET 2018.
  • Preparation Criteria of Merit Listfor PhD seats- The merit list is prepared on the basis of marks scored in CUCET 2018 and personal interaction. The relative weight will be 1:3.
  1. Central University of Kashmir

      The basis for preparation of merit list is solely the score obtained by candidates in CUCET 2018. In the case of MBA program, however, group discussion and interview have their due weight.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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