Ministry of Education (MoE) informed on 4th April 2022 that, In pursuance of the National Policy on Education, 2020, it has been decided to conduct Common Entrance Test for admission to Central Universities from the academic year 2022-23 to reduce the burden on students, universities and the entire education system.
Common University Entrance Test (CUET) for undergraduate program is to assess the students of different boards at the same level, providing them equal opportunities. Students can apply to more than one university of their choice with a single application form, thereby reducing the financial burden and increasing access. They can appear in the exam in 13 languages at hundreds of test centers for admission. The curriculum for the undergraduate level is based on the understanding of the subject at class XII level, making a desirable change for the students, irrespective of affiliation to any board like CBSE. Those with low socio-economic background. CUET deals with Undergraduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) programs only.