The Panjab University Common Entrance Test (PUCET) is conducted for admission into UG and PG courses at Panjab University.
The PUCET is a university-level test for courses in Law, Management, Engineering, Health, Sciences, Art & Humanities, etc.
UG programs offered in Panjab University include B.Pharm., B.Sc. (Hons) Anthropology, B.Sc. (Hons) Biophysics, B.Sc. (Hons) Biochemistry, B.Sc. (Hons) Biotechnology, B.Sc. (Hons) Botany, B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry, B.Sc. (Hons) Geology, B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry, B.Sc. (Hons) Physics, B.Sc. (Hons) Microbiology, B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology Mathematics, B.Sc. (Hons) Physics (Specialization in Electronics) and BHM (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery).
PG courses at Panjab University include Law, Management, Technology, Journalism, Computer Science, Engineering, Arts, etc.
The dates for PUCET 2021 application form, exam dates, and pattern have been released for 2021. PG dates are announced, while UG dates are tentative.
PUCET Application forms for PG courses are released. The application form is available online till May 18, 2021. There may not be correction facilities; therefore, candidates are requested to go through their entered details while filling the form.
PUCET Application forms for UG courses are available up to August 9, 2021 (Tentative).
The examination is to be held on 12th and 13th June for the PG test, while the test for UG courses is yet to be announced.
Eligibility and Qualification.
Indian candidates over 17 years old are eligible for attempting the test.
Candidates should have passed their 10+2 examination with a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, English, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Biology/Biotechnology.
PUCET 2021 Exam Pattern.
The exam is in offline mode with Multiple Choice Questions. The paper will be in the English language.
Candidates must attempt each section within 70 minutes.
PWDs get extra 20 minutes to attempt the paper. 2 marks will be added for each correct answer, while 0.5 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology sections have 60 questions each for 120 marks. The maximum mark for attempting the paper is 480.
PUCET 2021 Exam Syllabus. Questions will be framed from topics in the 10+1 and 10+2 syllabus. The following are some of the important topics from all subjects:
Physics. Kinematics, Law of Motions, thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory, Oscillation and Waves, Motion of Systems, Gravitation, Physical World and Measurements, etc.
Mathematics. Mathematical Induction, Sequence, and Series, Binomial Theorem, Set, relation and functions, Limits and Derivatives, Probability, etc.
Chemistry. Chemical Bonding, Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Molecular Structure, Thermodynamics, Redox Reactions, Equilibrium, Structure of Atom, etc.
Biology. Cell Structure and Functions, Plant Physiology, Diversity in Living World, Animal and Plant Structural Organization, etc.
Preparation Tips. For admission into the prestigious Panjab University, a head start on the preparation is recommended. The following are some preparation tips.
Go through the complete PUCET 2021 information, pattern, and syllabus.
Have a clear idea of all the basic concepts in every subject.
Collect relevant study notes and materials.
Practice mock tests found online and offline for getting a grasp on time management.
Plan a study routine and stick to it.
Follow a balanced diet and get a proper amount of sleep for better mental and physical health.
Revise, revise, revise.
All the best!