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CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Exam - Dates, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

Central Universities Common Entrance Test Punjab for Doctor of Philosophy 2020 or CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 is the entrance examination for admission to Ph.D. (Agriculture), Ph.D. (Food Science and Technology), Ph.D. (Biochemistry), Ph.D. (Botany), Ph.D. (Chemistry) and other courses. CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 is conducted by Central Universities.

CUCET Punjab Ph.D. for the year 2020 has been announced by Central Universities and will be held on 24/04/2020. The application forms will be available from 16/03/2020 till 23/05/2020. The exam is in online mode. The duration of the exam will be 120 minutes. The result date will be announced later.

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CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Conducting Body

Central Universities

CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Eligibility Criteria

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CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Important Dates

EventsStart DateLast Date
Application Form16/03/2020 06/06/2020
CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Exam Date Online Dates
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CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Prospectus

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General Instructions

  • Applicants are advised to check the eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying, because different universities have different eligibility criteria for similar programmes. Hence, applicants will themselves be responsible if they opt for a programme for which they are not eligible.
  • Applicants are allowed to appear for CUCET 2020 provisionally subject to the final verification of mark sheets / degrees / certificates, validity of certificates / mark sheets of qualifying examination and also of non involvement in the adoption of unfair means in any of the University Examinations / Entrance Tests held earlier, at the time of admission.
  • Applicants appearing in the qualifying examination can also apply for CUCET 2020, but at the time of admission counselling, he/she will have to produce the mark sheet/degree certificates about their fulfilling the eligibility criteria.
  • Mere appearing in the CUCET 2020 does not entitle an applicant to be considered for admission to the programme applied unless he/she fulfils the eligibility criteria/ merit conditions of respective PUs.
  • In case an applicant appears in Test - paper exam other than that specified in his/her application form / admit card, his/her exam will be cancelled. It is the responsibility of applicants to appear in correct Test - paper prescribed for chosen programme.
  • Use of unfair means, as reported by Test Centers, shall automatically disqualify applicants from CUCET 2020. 
  • After completion of UI & PG Programme(s) exam in CUCET 2020, applicants will be allowed to take Question Booklet and duplicate copy of OMR Sheet. However, each applicant must ensure to handover original OMR Sheet to the Invigilator. 
  • After completion of RP Programme(s) exam in CUCET 2020, applicants can login and view the question paper and his answer keys at the time of submitting Grievances. 

CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Application Form

Application Form Fee

CategoryApplication Fee 
General / OBC / EWS ApplicantsRs. 1000/- 
SC / ST ApplicantRs. 450/- 
PWD ApplicantsNil 


  • An applicant can apply for payment through net - banking / debit / credit card / UPI.
  • GST and other taxes as applicable by Govt. of India / Bank.
  • An applicant can apply for three programmes from three Participating Universities (PUs) by paying application fee as mentioned above.
  • An applicant can further apply upto 03 additional PU‟s (03 programmes each) by availing Add-on facility by paying additional fee as Rs. 800/- (Gen / OBC / EWS applicants) or Rs. 350/- (SC / ST applicants) for UI & PG Programmes and Rs. 1000/- (Gen / OBC / EWS applicants) or Rs. 450/- (SC / ST applicants) for RP Programmes. While doing so, a University can be repeated in add on.
  • Applicants are advice to read Payment instructions carefully before paying the application fee. 

Application Form Filling Instructions

Students applying for the CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 have to fill up the application form on the official site. A student can submit the application for only once; multiple forms will be rejected. 

Requirements to be readied before you start filling up the Application Form of CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020

  • PC or a Laptop with Internet connectivity 
  • Qualification details
  • Scanned copy of passport photograph in JPG or JPEG format (size between 20 kb to 50 kb) Scanned copy of signature in JPG or JPEG format (size between 10 kb – 50 kb)
  • Functional e-mail Id as all communication are made through email; Parents email id is recommended.
  • Mobile number as all information is sent through SMS too. Parents phone number can be used.
  • For online payments, usually a valid net-banking / debit / credit card / UPI Service is a must.
  • Printer is required for keeping hard copies; if there is no printer, one can save the printouts, transfer them on to a pen drive and get it printed from a cyber - cafe.
  • It is recommended to download the information Bulletin Brochure and read it carefully so that you understand various requirements to fill up the form.

The Usual Steps in filling up the Online Application Form of the CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020:

  • Step 1 : New Registration and Login.
  • Step 2 : New Registration Form.
  • Step 3 : Registration Details.
  • Step 4 : Academic Qualification.
  • Step 5 : Photo and Signature of the Candidate and Exam Test Center Details.
  • Step 6 : University and Program Details. 
    Step 7 : Preview and Edit of Application Form. 
  • Step 8 :  Final Submission and Fee Payment

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Applicants are required to fill carefully all details in the online application form without making any spelling mistakes. On submission of online application successfully, applicants can make the online payment for their selected programme. 

CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Syllabus


The Subjects included for CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Exam are:

Part A

  • Language
  • General Awareness
  • Mathematical Aptitude
  • Analytical Skills and Research Methodology

Part B

  • Domain Knowledge

CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Admit Card

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CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Exam Day Instructions

Examination Day Instructions

Before entering the Exam Centre

  • Try to reach the exam centre one hour prior to the time advised in the admit card. 
  • Before leaving for the site, please have a hearty breakfast or light lunch depending on the session. Drink plenty of fluids; as in summers dehydration can set in affecting your performance in the exam.
  • Have a cookie or a chocolate just before entering the centre; this prevents hypoglycaemia and thus helps you stay alert longer improving your results.
  • If it is a busy centre, then don’t wait till last for the entry and security check.
  • Centre will not allow you to enter after the stipulated time of closing the doors.
  • Admission to the Exam Centre is with the Admit Card; no candidates shall be admitted to the test without the production of the Admit Card at the Test Centre.
  • Usually no bags are allowed.
  • No eatables are allowed.
  • No communication equipment such as mobile phones / pager/ wireless set, scanner, camera or any such electronic / digital gadget etc are allowed in the exam centre; carrying one will lead to disqualification.
  • Calculators are allowed / not allowed in the exam.

After entering the centre

  • Once candidates enter the centre, they should locate their designated hall and seat. 
  • After all the formalities, candidates should enter the allotted hall and take the designated seat.
  • Copying, use of unfair means of any kind, talking, asking questions from other candidates or borrowing of material inside the Test Centre is strictly prohibited.
  • Smoking is a not allowed.
  • Misbehaviour of any kind can lead to expulsion of the candidate.
  • Caught copying helping in copying will mean cancellation of the answer sheet/cancellation of the candidature.

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The mode of availability of the admit card is online.

Admit Card can be downloaded from the official site.

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CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Results

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Answer Key UploadTBA
Grievances, if anyTBA
Corrected Answer Key, if anyTBA
Result DeclarationTBA
After CUCET 2020 result is declared, applicants will be allotted seats in order of merit in their respective programme and university/institute through online/offline counselling. The counselling session will be conducted at each university / institute separately and notified accordingly on their respective websites. There will be separate fee for online counselling. Applicants are advised to visit the CUCET 2020 and respective PUs website for admission counselling process. 

CUCET Punjab Ph.D. 2020 Admission Procedure

Admissions are handled at the level of each of these Central Universities and State Universities for their respective programs. After the declaration of the CUCET results, the respective Central Universities and State Universities will declare the counselling / admission schedule and merit list based on the weightage on CUCET 2020 score and the other criteria of PU. Please see the website of the concerned university for details. There will be online admission counselling for some universities with additional fees.

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