CPNET 2023: Application Form (Till Jul 17), Exam (Jul 30)

Rajalakshmi BK
Rajalakshmi BK

Updated on - Nov 14, 2023

CPNET 2023 application form was released by Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Science (UPUMS). The last date to enrol for CPNET exam is Jul 17, 2023. Candidates are advised to go through the eligibility criteria before registering. CPNET exam 2023 will be conducted on Jul 30, 2023. For the registered candidates CPNET hall ticket will be issued soon on the official portal.

Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Science (UPUMS) invites every student for admission to all the BMLT, BPT, BRIT, B.Optom, and B.Sc.Nursing, B.Pharm, G.N.M, ANM, D.O.T, D.Optom, D.P.T, DDT, DCT Scan, DCT, DMRI, DETCT, DBT in various affiliated colleges through the Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Science.

A candidate is expected to pass the intermediate or equivalent examination to appear for the CPNET Exam, which is the only prerequisite of the CPNET 2023 Exam. 

Table of contents:

CPNET 2023 Application Form

UPUMS B.sc nursing application form 2023 has been released on Jun 27, 2023 on the official website. CPNET online form 2023 is available on the official website of the CPNET exam. Candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria to fill out the CPNET online form 2023.

Candidates can check UPUMS CPNET 2023 application form date on the official website. Candidates should fill out the CPNET online form 2023 before the last date to avoid last-minute inconvenience. The last date to enroll for the exam is Jul 17, 2023. The details provided in the application form should be correct as these details will be used at the time of admission. Candidates must fill out the CPNET online form 2023 to get the admit card.

How to fill the CPNET 2023 Application Form?

The first step to applying for the UPUMS CPNET 2023 exam is to fill out the CPNET application form 2023. Find below the steps to fill out the CPNET application form 2023.

  • Step 1: Candidates can navigate to the official website. - cdn3.tcsion.com
  • Step 2: Register by entering all the required details.
  • Step 3: After that, the candidate will get the OTP on their registered mobile number.
  • Step 4: Then the username and password will be sent to the registered mobile number and email.
  • Step 5: Upload all the required documents according to the specification.
  • Step 6: Pay the application fee.
CPNET 2023 Application Form Click Here

Mode of Payment- Candidates can pay the application fee online through the following methods.

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Net Banking

UPUMS CPNET 2023 Application fee - Candidates can check the expected fee given below. Keep a hard copy of the receipt of the fee payment. Please note that if the candidates avail exemption in fee and fail to submit the category certificate. Their registration will be canceled.

CPNET 2023 Application Fees
Category Application fee
General/OBC INR 1000


CPNET 2023 exam notification has been published shortly on the official website by the conducting authorities. Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Science (UPUMS) conducts combined paramedical, Pharmacy, and Nursing Entrance tests (CPNET) at the state level. Candidates have to fill out the application form through the official website of CPNET. To appear for the exam, the candidate must have qualified 10+2 and fulfil all the eligibility criteria.

The UP CPNET exam is conducted in offline mode, i.e., it is a paper-pen-based test. The CPNET is an entrance test for Paramedical, Nursing, and Pharmacy courses in Uttar Pradesh. Therefore, candidates who want to get admission into any of these courses should appear for the UP CPNET. Interested candidates can go to the official website of UPUMS and apply for the CPNET exam on the website.

CPNET 2023 Highlights
Exam Name CPNET
Full Form Combined Paramedical and Nursing Entrance Test
Level State
Conducting Body Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Science
Courses offered BMLT, BPT, BRIT, B.Optom, B.Sc.Nursing, B.Pharm, G.N.M, A.N.M, D.O.T, D.Optom, D.P.T, D.D.T, D.C.T Scan, D.C.T, DMRI, D.E.T.C.T, D.B.T
Mode Offline
Medium English and Hindi
Duration 120 minutes

CPNET 2023 Exam Date 

CPNET exam date 2023 is mentioned below. It will help keep track of all the events related to this exam. Candidates must know about the dates of all the important events in the UP CPNET exam. The application form is accessible from the university website, at cdn3.tcsion.com online form 2023.

CPNET 2023 Exam Dates
Important Events Dates
Start Date of Online Application Jun 27, 2023
End Date of Online Application Jul 17, 2023
Admit Card Available for Download Jul 2023
Entrance Exam Date Jul 30, 2023
Answer Key Publish Date Aug 2023 (Tentative)
Result Declaration July2023 (Tentative)
Registration Date Scrutiny Aug 2023 (Tentative)
Publication of Merit List Aug 2023 (Tentative)
Start Date of Counselling To be announced

CPNET 2023 Eligibility

Before appearing for the CPNET 2023 Exam, students must check for the eligibility criteria. Eligibility criteria for candidates who are aspiring to apply for CPNET 2023 are discussed below.


  • The candidate must be a resident of Uttar Pradesh.
  • The candidate has to submit a domicile certificate. However, if a candidate has completed their high school and intermediate from Uttar Pradesh, there is no need to submit the domicile certificate.

Age Limit

  • Candidates must be 17 years old as of December of the admission year.
  • For GNM courses, the candidate must not be more than 35 years of age as of December of the admission year.
  • For the ANM course, the candidate must not be more than 30 years of age as of December of the admission year.

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must be qualified 10+2 level or equivalent from the field they wish to apply in UP CPNET from a recognized board.

CPNET 2023 Admit Card

Admit cards can be downloaded from the official website. Candidates who have filled the application form successfully can download the CPNET 2023 Admit Card by entering their username and password. Candidates must download the admit card, take the printout, and carry them on the examination day. Without the admit card, the candidates will not be allowed in the examination hall. All the details related to the UPUMS CPNET 2023 Exam will be mentioned in the admit card.

How to Download CPNET 2023 Admit Card?

The candidates will be able to download the UPUMS CPNET 2023 admit card once announced online. The candidates can follow the below steps to download the admit card.

  • Step 1: Go to UPUMS website.
  • Step 2: Login using their credentials.
  • Step 3: Click on the 'Admit Card' tab.
  • Step 4: Download the CPNET 2023 Admit Card.
  • Step 5: Take a print of it for future reference.

Details on the CPNET 2023 Admit Card

The candidates must recheck the details on the admit card and reach out to the authorities immediately if any discrepancy is found. The following are details mentioned on the admit card.

  • Roll number of the candidate
  • Address of the exam centre
  • Date of the examination
  • Time of the exam
  • Other important information

CPNET 2023 Exam Centres

The following are the expected exam centres for CP NET 2023 Exam as per last year's information.

CPNET 2023 Exam Centre
Name of the Centre Centre code
Saint Vivekanand Sr.sec public School 11
Sir Madanlal Institute of Pharmacy 12
Suditi Global Academy 13
Delhi Public School 14
St. Mary's Inter-College 15
Government Inter-College 16
Theosophical Inter-College 17
H.M.S Islamia Inter-College 18
Archana Memorial Saraswati Gyan Mandir Inter-College 19
Mount Litera Zee School 20
Ch.Charan Singh P.G College 21
Tiwari Jwala Prasad Arya Kanya inter College 22
Police Modern Sr. Secondary School 23
Narayan College of Science and Arts 24
Sughar Singh Memorial Shiksha Niketan Inter College 25
S.S Memorial Senior Secondary Public School 26
Governments Girls Inter College 27
K.K.P.G College 28

CPNET 2023 Exam Pattern

There are two papers in the CP NET 2023 Exam. Paper-1 is for Science field candidates, and Paper-2 is for candidates of Arts, Commerce, and other fields. Both papers are held at the same time. Candidates can check for the CPNET 2023 Exam Pattern given below.

CPNET 2023 Exam Pattern
Exam Duration 120 minutes (2 Hours)
Medium English and Hindi
Mode of Exam  Offline (pen-paper-based)
Types of Questions MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions)
Total Number of Questions 100

Candidates can check for the distribution of marks given in the table below.

CPNET Paper-1 2023 Exam Pattern: Science

CPNET 2023 Paper-1 Pattern
Subjects No.of questions
Chemistry 33
Physics 33
Biology 34
Mathematics 34

CPNET Paper-2 2023 Exam Pattern: Arts/Commerce/other fields

CPNET 2023 Paper-2 Pattern
Subjects No.of questions
General English 20
General Hindi 20
General Studies 60

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the university might take CPNET online instead of a traditional offline exam. Candidates are suggested to be prepared for both scenarios.

CPNET 2023 Syllabus

Candidates who wish to study Nursing or Paramedical courses in Uttar Pradesh must appear for the CPNET 2023 Exam since the score of this exam will be an entry requirement for admissions to such programs in various universities in Uttar Pradesh. Therefore, it is essential for appearing candidates to know the CPNET 2023 Syllabus of the exam. The exam will have two papers, of which Paper-1 is for Science students, and Paper-2 is for Arts/Commerce students. 

Applicants should note that CP NET 2023 Syllabus varies for both papers. For example, Paper 1 will be composed of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics, whereas Paper 2 will cover sections like General English, General Hindi, and General Studies.

Important Topics of the CPNET 2023 Syllabus

Candidates may refer to the list mentioned below for the important topics in each section of Paper 1 of the CPNET 2023 Exam.


  • Magnetic Effect
  • Magnetization of Current
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Atoms and Nucleus
  • Static Electricity


  • Solid State
  • Electrical Chemistry
  • p-Block Elements
  • d-Block Elements
  • f-Block Elements
  • Coagulation Compound
  • Alcohol, Phenol and Ether
  • Polymers


  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Linear Programming
  • Vectors
  • 3 Dimensional Geometry


  • Human Welfare
  • Genetics
  • Biotechnology
  • Ecology

CPNET 2023 Reference Books

Candidates can refer to books of previous year papers and model question papers for the CPNET 2023 Exam. In addition, there is quality material available online in abundance as reference material for UP CPNET 2023. Candidates must make their base strong with NCERT books from classes 11th and 12th. The titles the candidates can look for are Arihant and S.Chand.

CPNET 2023 Answer Key

The Uttar Pradesh University of Medical will release the CPNET 2023 answer key along with the result. Candidates can check their answer key and response sheet on the official website of the UP CPNET 2023 exam. The CPNET 2023 Answer key will contain all the correct answers to the question paper. By comparing the answer key and response sheet, candidates can calculate the score. Candidates will also get a photocopy of the OMR sheet they filled out during the exam.

How to Download the CPNET 2023 Answer Key?

The candidates can download the CPNET 2023 answer key online using their credentials. Below are the steps to follow to download the CPNET answer key.

  • Visit the official website of UPUMS/CPNET.
  • Go to the notification section.
  • Click on the link to CPNET Answer Key.
  • A login page will appear on the screen.
  • Use the credentials (Roll number, Login Id, Date of Birth, Email, Mobile number, etc.)
  • CPNET Answer key will appear, review and download.
  • Take a print of it.

How to use CPNET 2023 Answer Key?

The CPNET Answer key has the provisional answers to the question paper. An aspirant can tally his/her score and analyze the prospectus of their rank according to the merit list. The Answer Key can be challenged within some days (usually until three days) of the exam. Candidates can use the marking scheme to calculate their scores. The CPNET Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme will let the candidates predict their scores in the CPNET Exam. The candidates will be able to predict their score only after the release of the final Answer Key as the provisional Answer key has a chance to being erroneous.

How to Challenge CPNET 2023 Answer Key?

Registration for the challenge starts a day or two after the release of the CPNET Answer Key. A separate window on the official portal of CPNET will serve as the challenge window for the exam. The candidates will be required to register for challenging the answer key. The fee for challenging the answer key will be INR 500. The registration for the scrutiny and challenge is done only online. Candidates will have to use their CPNET login ID for this process. CPNET Answer key challenge requests made through any other medium such as e-mail, phone call, or letter will not be considered accepted by the concerned authority. However, there is a provision for a refund for all the challenges that the authority accepts as valid.

CPNET 2023 Result

The university declares the result of the CPNET 2023 exam. The result is displayed on the official website, and candidates can download the result from the website by entering the Login Id. Candidates get an opportunity to challenge the result based on the calculated score. Candidates have to pay the fee to challenge the result. In case the challenge comes correct, then the fee will be returned to the candidate. Candidates can also check the merit list, which will be declared on the CPNET official website.

Steps to Download the CPNET 2023 Result

Once the CPNET 2023 result is announced, the candidate will download the result online. Find below the steps to download the CPNET 2023 result.

  • Go to the link www.upums.ac.in
  • Click on the CPNET 2023 results link.
  • Enter the Login Id.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Download the CPNET Result.

Details on the CPNET Results 2023

The candidates must check the details mentioned in the CPNET 2023 result. If any details mentioned in the result is incorrect, reach out to the authorities immediately. Find below the details to be checked on the result.

  • Roll Number
  • Candidate's Name
  • Father's Name
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Stream
  • Marks obtained
  • Rank secured in the test
  • Category rank
  • Subcategory rank in the test
  • Category rank
  • Subcategory rank

CPNET 2023 Merit List

CPNET 2023 Merit List will be issued by the Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences online mode. It is prepared based on the marks scored by the candidate's entrance test. Only those candidates whose names are listed in the CPNET 2023 Merit List will be entitled to participate in the counselling session. The PDF for CPNET Merit List is given below, and candidates can download the same.

CPNET 2023 Counselling

Candidates whose names will appear on the merit list can participate in the CPNET counselling procedure by paying a request amount of INR 500. Also, candidates will have to deposit a security amount of INR 5000 at the time of counselling. The date, time, and place for the counselling will be given on the official website. Candidates have to carry their original documents at the time of counselling; otherwise, they will not be allowed for CPNET counselling. The selection will be based on the merit list that the university will release.

Documents Required for the Counselling

The candidates must provide the following documents listed below during the CPNET 2023 counselling.

  • Printout of the CPNET 2023 Application form
  • Application fee receipt
  • Results/Merit cards
  • Aadhar card
  • 10th and 12th class examination certificates
  • 2 photographs
  • Domicile certificate
  • Category certificate

CPNET 2023 Preparation Tips

Students aspiring to appear for the upcoming CPNET 2023 exam can follow the tips given below. Most students think that these competitive exams are challenging. However, candidates can quickly clear the exam with proper knowledge and good practice about the basics and constant practice.

Scan the syllabus

Before beginning the preparation, it is essential to know the topics involved in the syllabus. The best way to know about the UP CPNET 2023 Syllabus is to go through the previous year's question papers(based on the subjects the candidates choose).

This will also give an overall picture of the difficulty level of questions and information about the exam pattern.

Develop a Timetable

Once the candidates decide to start studying, it is crucial to prepare a timetable of their own. Focus on the basics during the initial stage of preparations and also give priority to practice. Learning the concepts and then practicing the study material is very important to crack the exam.


After candidates learn certain concepts, it is essential to revise the topic once again and understand them. It will also help the candidates to take short notes of what they know.

Writing down formulas and other vital concepts will help students to revise before the exam. Also, many study materials are available in the market; picking up suitable study material will help the candidates score well.

Choose easy subjects

Candidates should not leave any easy subjects. In other words, covering easy subjects will help the candidates to improve their scores. Subjects like mathematics and aptitude are considered easy and high-scoring subjects.

CPNET 2023 Reservation Criteria

CPNET 2023 has a number of seats for candidates hailing from the reserved communities take a look at the table below to know more.

CPNET 2023 Reservation Criteria
Category Reserved Seats (Percentage)
SC 21%
ST 2%
OBC 27%
PwD 5%

CPNET Contact Details

In case of any discrepancy, the candidates must immediately contact the authorities concerned. Below are the contact details. 

VC Office: vcoffice@upums.ac.in

Website: www.upums.ac.in


What is the application mode for the CPNET?

The application for the CPNET can only be made online. CPNET 2023 application form is available till Jul 17, 2023. Candidates may go to the official website to apply for the CPNET Exam.

Is there any age limit for the CPNET Exam?

Yes. There willage limit for the CPUNET. The minimum age of the candidates should be 17 years and the upper age limit will differ course to course. Candidates should check the upper age limit with respect to their course.

I made some mistake in the CPNET Application, can I correct it?

No. There is no facility to change the details so candidates are advised to fill the CPNET Application form very carefully. Once the application form is filled, candidates shouls check it and then submit the form.

How can I apply to the CPNET Exam?

Applicants who are interested can find the application form for the CPNET Exam on the official website of the same. They can fill and submit the CPNET Application form on the website.

How can I get my CPNET Admit Card?

The CPNET Admit Cards will be released on the official website. Candidates can visit the website and download their CPNET Admit Cards after they have successfully registered for the CPNET Exam.


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