IPU-CET

Indraprastha University Common Entrance Tests (IPU-CET) is conducted by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) to admit candidates for various Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses offered – in the field of Science, Engineering, Management, Law etc. — by the university and colleges affiliated to it. The entrance exams for various programs are grouped together, on the basis of common syllabi (for IPU-CET). Prepare for IPU-CET entrance tests through Eduthrill and experience the thrill of challenging people around the world on IPU-CET Questions!

About IPU-CET

Eligibility Condition

  • B. Tech.
    The candidate must have passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics provided the candidate has passed in each subject separately. The candidate must also have passed English as a subject of study in 12th.
  • BBA, BJMC, LLB, BHMCT, BA (English)
    The candidate must have passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks, with English as a subject.
  • B. Com.
    The candidate must have passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks.
  • BA (Economics)
    The candidate must have passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks. The candidate must also have passed English and Mathematics as compulsory subjects of study in 12th.
  • BCA
    The candidate must have passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks, with English as a subject.
    Mathematics or Computer Science/Informatics Practice/ Computer Applications/Multimedia & Web Technology/Data Management Application/Web Application must be a compulsory subject of non-vovcational stream with marks in theory and practical in the ratio 70 : 30.
    OR
    A three-year Diploma in a branch of Engineering from a polytechnic duly approved by All India Council for Technical Education and affiliated to a recognized examining body with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
  • B. Sc. (Medical Technology – Radio Technology)
    The applicant must have passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology provided the candidate has passed in each subject separately. The candidate must also have passed English as a subject of study in 12th.
    OR
    The candidate must hold diploma in Radiotherapy Technology after passing 12th class of CBSE or equivalent with minimum aggregate of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology provided the candidate has passed in each subject separately, having minimum 5 years of experience in the field of Radiotherapy.
  • B. Sc. (Nursing)
    The applicant must be an unmarried female. Passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology provided the candidate has passed in each subject separately. The candidate must also have passed English as a subject of study in the qualifying examination.
  • B. Sc. (Nursing)
    The applicant must be an unmarried female. Passed 12th Class of (10 + 2) pattern of CBSE or other boards with a minimum aggregate of 55% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology provided the candidate has passed in each subject separately. The candidate must also have passed English as a subject of study in the qualifying examination.
  • B. Ed. (Special Education)
    The candidate must have secured at least 50% marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and/or in the Master’s degree in Sciences/ Social Sciences/ Humanities. The candidates with Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with at least 55% marks or any other qualification equivalent thereto, are ligible for admission to the programme. The University shall follow Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) guidelines for the B.Ed. Spl. Education programmes for admissions and implementation.
  • MA (Economics)
    The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Economics or equivalent from a University recognized by the UGC with a minimum of 50% of marks.
  • MBA
    The candidates must have a recognized 3 years or more Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
    OR
    The candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Technology or any other subject with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or any qualification recognized as equivalent thereto with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
    OR
    The candidates must have passed the Final Examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England, the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England or the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
  • MBA
    The candidates must have a recognized 3 years or more Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
    OR
    The candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Technology or any other subject with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or any qualification recognized as equivalent thereto with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
    OR
    The candidates must have passed the Final Examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or England, the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India or England or the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
  • MCA
    The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree of a recognized University in any discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate and must also have passed Mathematics and English (core or elective or functional) at least at the Senior School Certificate Examination (Class XII) of the CBSE or any other Examination recognized as equivalent thereto.
    OR
    The candidate must have passed BCA/BIT/BIS of a recognized University of at least three years duration with at least 50% marks in aggregate or any qualification recognized as equivalent thereto.
    OR
    The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology or a qualification recognized as equivalent thereto with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  • MA (Mass Communication)
    The candidate must be graduate in any discipline from a recognized University with aggregate of 50% marks.
  • MA (English)
    The candidate must be graduate in any discipline from a recognized University with aggregate of 50% marks.
  • MA (Criminology)
    The candidate must be graduate in any discipline from a recognized University with aggregate of 50% marks.
  • M. Ed.
    The candidate must have obtained at least 50% marks or an equivalent grade in the following programmes: B.Ed; B.A. + B.Ed.; B.Sc. + B.Ed.; B.El. + Ed.; D.El. + Ed with an under graduate degree (with 50% marks)
  • M. Sc. (Nursing)
    1. The candidate should be a Registered Nurse and Registered midwife or equivalent with any State Nursing Registration Council.
    2. The minimum education requirements shall be the passing of:
    B.Sc. Nursing / B.Sc. Hons. Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing with minimum of 55% aggregate marks. The candidate should have undergone in B.Sc. Nursing / B.Sc. Hons. Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing in an institution which is recognized by Indian Nursing Council.
    3. Minimum one year of work experience after Basic B.Sc. Nursing.
    4. Candidate shall be medically fit.
  • M Sc. (Environmental Management)
    B.Sc. Degree or its equivalent with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
    OR
    B.Sc.(Engineering), B. Tech. or B.E. in Civil/Chemical/ Agricultural Engineering Degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  • M Sc. (Biodiversity and Conservation)
    The candidate must have B.Sc. Degree (Botany, Zoology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Anthropology or any field of Life Sciences) or equivalent with minimum 50% marks.
  • M Sc. (Natural Resource Management)
    The candidate must have a B.Sc. Degree with Life-Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Physical Sciences, Earth Science, Agriculture, geography/ Economics background and having minimum of 50% marks in aggregate
  • LLM
    The candidate must hold LLB Degree as required by the Bar Council of India for enrollment as an Advocate or an equivalent Law Degree from a Foreign University, with not less than 50% marks.


Age limit

S.No. Programme As on 01.08.2018 candidate should not be beyond
1 For all Undergraduate Programmes where entry qualification is 12th pass other than MBBS/BDS 21 years
2 For all other Post Graduate Programmes where entry qualification is graduation 35 years
3 Bachelor of Vocation 45 years
4 BALLB/BBALLB No Age Limit, subject to notification of Bar Council of India or the Hon’ble Court(s) before the commencement of Counselling / Admissions

IPU-CET Exam Schedule

S. No. CET Name Last Date of Application (UPTO 4 PM) Exam Date Exam Time Date of Declaration of Result (Latest by)
1 BBA 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 26th May, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 07th June, 2018 Thursday
2 BCA 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 12th May, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
3 BJMC 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 29th April, 2018 Sunday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 10th May, 2018 Thursday
4 BSC (MTRT) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 06th May, 2018 Sunday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
5 BCOM 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 05th May, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
6 BHMCT 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 28th April, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 10th May, 2018 Thursday
7 BA (Economics) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 20th May, 2018 Sunday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 31st May, 2018 Thursday
8 BA (English) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 27th May, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 07th June, 2018 Thursday
9 BED (Special) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 20th May, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 31st May, 2018 Thursday
10 BED 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 12th May, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
11 BTEC 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 13th May, 2018 Sunday 2.00 PM to 4.30 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
12 LLB 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 19th May, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 31st May, 2018 Thursday
13 BSC (Nursing) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
14 MBA 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 26th May, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 07th June, 2018 Thursday
15 LLM 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
16 MBA (IT) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
17 MCA 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 13th May, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
18 MA (Criminology) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
19 MA (English) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
20 MED 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
21 MSC (Biodiversity Conservation) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 21st April, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 3rd May, 2018 Thursday
22 MSC (Natural Resource Management) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 28th April, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 10th May, 2018 Thursday
23 MA (Economics) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 28th April, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 10th May, 2018 Thursday
24 MSC (Environmental Management) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 29th April, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 10th May, 2018 Thursday
25 MA (Mass Communication) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 05th May, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
26 MTECH (TE) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 06th May, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
27 MTECH(NST) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 06th May, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
28 MTECH (RA) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 06th May, 2018 Sunday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
29 MSC (Forensic Sciences) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 06th May, 2018 Sunday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
30 MTECH (EP) 10th April, 2018 Tuesday 06th May, 2018 Sunday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 17th May, 2018 Thursday
31 MTECH(EC) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 12th May, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
32 MTECH(CE) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 12th May, 2018 Saturday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
33 MTECH (CS) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 12th May, 2018 Saturday 2 PM to 4.30 PM 24th May, 2018 Thursday
34 MSC (Nursing) 01st May, 2018 Tuesday 20th May, 2018 Sunday 10.30 AM to 1 PM 31st May, 2018 Thursday

IPU-CET Syllabus

The following table gives details about the CET for various courses:

S. No. Course Name (CET) Subjects of Entrance Test
1 BCA i. English Language & Comprehension (15%)
ii. Mathematics – (30%)
iii. Computer Awareness- (30%)
iv. General Knowledge- IT and Science Related – (25%)
2 BSCN [only for Unmarried Female Candidates] i. Physics – (20%)
ii. Chemistry- (20%)
iii. Biology- (40%)
iv. English Language and Comprehension – (10%)
v. General Awareness about Health related Matters- (10%)
3 LLB i. English Language and Comprehension- 25%
ii. General Knowledge- 25%
iii. Reasoning- 25%
iv. Legal Aptitude- 25%
1. General Legal Awareness
2. Understanding and Application of Legal Principles
4 BED i. English Comprehension- 15%
ii. Mental Ability and Reasoning – 40%
iii. General Awareness – 25%
iv. Aptitude for Teaching – 20%
The Question Paper shall be set both in English and Hndi Language.
5 PARA i. Physics- (25%)
ii. Chemistry – (25%)
iii. Biology- (50%)
6 BBA i. English Language & Comprehension – (25%)
ii. General Awareness- (25%)
iii. Logical and Analytical Ability- (25%)
iv. Aptitude relating to the field of Management and Communication Skills- (25%)
7 BJMC i. English Language & Comprehension – (25%)
ii. General Awareness- (25%)
iii. Reasoning- (25%)
iv. Media Aptitude- (25%)
8 BHMC i. English Language & Comprehension – (25%)
ii. General Awareness- (20%)
iii. Logical and Analytical Ability including Computer awareness- (30%)
iv. Knowledge of Accounts / Commerce & Science – (20%)
9 BCOM i. General English – (25%)
ii. Logical Reasoning- (25%)
iii. Data Interpretation – (35%)
iv. General Awareness- (15%)
10 BSC(MTRT) i. Physics – (40%)
ii. Biology – (20%)
iii. Chemistry – (15%)
iv. English Language & Comprehension – (10%)
v. General awareness about health related methods – (10%)
11 BVOC i. English Language & Comprehension -(30%)
ii. Numerical Reasoning – (30%)
iii. Logical Reasoning – (20%)
iv. General Awareness including Computer Awareness – (20%)
12 BEDSPL i. English Comprehension- 15%
ii. Mental Ability and Reasoning – 40%
iii. General Awareness – 25%
iv. Aptitude for Teaching – 20%
This CET shall be conducted in English / Hindi Language.
13 BAENG i. General English (50%)
ii. Literary Aptitude (30%)
iii. General Awareness (20%)
14 BAECO i. General English (20%)
ii. Economics and Statistics (40%)
iii. Mathematics (40%)
15 MBA i. English Language & Comprehension- (30%)
ii. Numerical Ability- (30%)
iii. General Awareness- (10%)
iv. Reasoning ability including data interpretation- (30%)
16 MBA(IT) i. English Language & Comprehension
ii. Numerical Ability & Mathematics
iii. Logical Reasoning & Data interpretation
iv. Computer Science
17 MCA i. Mathematics- (25%)
ii. English Language & Comprehension- (25%)
iii. Computer Awareness- (25%)
iv. Logical and Analytical Ability- (25%)
18 MAMC i. Communication Skills- English (30%)
ii. Current Affairs- (20%)
iii. General Knowledge- (20%)
iv. Mass Media (Print/ TV/ Radio/ Film/ New Media)- (30%)
19 MSCEM i. Chemistry- (25%)
ii. Environment Science- (25%)
iii. Either Botany and Zoology- (50%) Or Physics and Mathematics- (50%)
20 LLM i. General Knowledge (including English Language)- (20%)
ii. Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Law of Torts, Criminal Law, Commercial Law & Family Law- (30%)
iii. Public International Law, Human Rights Law and Environment Law- (30%)
iv. Current Trends in Law- (20%)
21 MAENG PART ONE (100 MCQ – 400 marks)
i. English Language & Comprehension (30%)
ii. General Awareness & Culture (10%)
iii. Literature (60%)
PART TWO (Essay Type Questions– 200 Marks)
22 MACRIM i. General Knowledge
ii. General Proficiency in English (Class 12th Standard)
iii. Elementary knowledge of Social Science.
iv. Understanding different faces of human behaviour.
23 MSCF Section- l (50 questions)
(i) Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability
(ii) General English
Section- II (100 questions)
(Five components of 20 questions each)
(i) Physics
(ii) Chemistry
(iii) Biology (Zoology,Genetics, Biotech, Physical Anthropology)
(iv) Forensic Science
(v) Mathematics of B.Sc. Level
24 MED i. Teaching Aptitude (40%)
ii. General Awareness and Logical Reasoning (30%)
iii. English / Communication skills (30%)
25 MSCBC i. Life Sciences (Taxonomy, morphology, anatomy, physiology, genetics, evolution, ecology, bio-geography and economic uses of all the five kingdoms and virus) (50%)
ii. Anthropology- Human culture and Society (10%)
iii. Biotechnology (20%)
iv. General Knowledge related to Environment issues (20%)
26 MSCNRM i. Environment Science – (30 %)
ii. Biology- (40%)
iii. General Knowledge – Social Science, Economics & Policy- (30%)
27 MAECO (i) Statistical & Mathematical Methods and Introductory Econometrics (30%)
(ii) Economic Theory (Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, International Economics, Development Economics and Monetary Economics (70%)
28 MCALE (i) C & Data Structures (25%)
(ii) Computer Organisation (25%)
(iii) Discrete Mathematics (25%)
(iv) Operating Systems (25%)
29 MSCN B.Sc. (Nursing) level questions
30 M.Tech. (Robotics & Automation) ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS
31 M.Tech. (Engineering Physics) i. Physics – 60%
ii. Mathematics – 40%
32 M.Tech. (Nano Science and Technology) i. Physics – 33.33%
ii. Chemistry – 33.33%
iii. Mathematics – 33.33% Or Biology – 33.33%.
33 BTECHBT i. Physics (up to 12th Level)-(20%)
ii. Chemistry (up to 12th Level)-(20%)
iii. Mathematics (up to 12th Level)-(20%)
iv. Biology (Botany and Zoology) (up to 12th Level)– (40%) or Biotechnology (up to 12th Level)-(40%)
34 BTECH i. Physics-(33.33%)
ii. Chemistry-(33.33%)
iii. Mathematics – (33.33%)
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Frequently Asked Questions About IPU-CET

  1. Q1. What is IPU-CET?
  2. Indraprastha University Common Entrance Tests (IPU-CET) is conducted by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) to admit candidates for various Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses offered – in the field of Science, Engineering, Management, Law etc. -- by the university and colleges affiliated to it. The entrance exams for various programs are grouped together, on the basis of common syllabi (for CET).

  3. Q2.When notification for IPU-CET registration is released?
  4. The notification for IPU-CET registration is usually released in February.

  5. Q3. When IPU-CET is conducted?
  6. IPU-CET is usually conducted in the months of April and May.

  7. Q4.When results of IPU-CET are released?
  8. The results of IPU-CET are usually announced in May and June.