PU CET 2022: PG Result (Aug 17), Exam (Jul 30-31)

Exam Date

Jul 30, 2022

Result Date

Aug 17, 2022

Aug 17, 2022 | Pharmacy, Science


PU CET 2022 PG result will be declared on Aug 17, 2022, on the official website. Candidates can download their results by logging in to the online portal. Shortlisted candidates will be called for the counselling process. The official dates for the counselling process will be announced soon. PU CET 2022 exam dates were announced, and the candidates can check the detailed exam schedule in the article below.

Panjab University Common Entrance Test (PU CET) is an entrance test conducted by Panjab University, Chandigarh. The exam is conducted at the state level for undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university. To get full information on the PU CET examination, refer to the information below.

PU CET Admit Card 2022 PU CET Exam Centres 2022
PU CET Eligibility Criteria 2022 PU CET Exam Pattern 2022

Latest Updates on PU CET

  • Aug 17, 2022: PU CET 2022 PG result is expected to be released on Aug 17, 2022, on the official website. Read More

Table of Contents

PU CET 2022 Result

PU CET 2022 PG exam was conducted from Jul 30 - Jul 31, 2022 and the result for the same will be released on Aug 17, 2022 on the official website. Candidates can download their scorecard by logging in to their online portal. Earlier, PU CET UG course results were declared on Jul 22, 2022. No separate PU CET scorecards will be mailed to the candidates individually. PU CET score and merit list are strictly based on the candidate's performance in PU CET 2022.

Steps to Check PU CET 2022 Results

Candidates can check their results by following the below steps.

  • Step 1: Go to the official website of PU CET.
  • Step 2: After landing on the home page of the PU CET website, find and click on the 'Results' link.
  • Step 3: Afterwards, fill in PU CET login credentials and download the scorecard.
  • Step 4: Candidates can take a printout of the same for future reference. 

Read More: PU CET 2022 Results 

About PU CET

Panjab University Common Entrance Test (PU CET) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by Panjab University, Chandigarh, for candidates seeking admission to the various UG programs under PU CET UG and PG programs under PU CET PG as offered by the university.

PU CET exam is conducted once a year. Students who wish to get admission into different courses of Panjab University must first appear for PU CET exam. The interested applicants can go to the official website of PU CET exam and register themselves for the exam. Before registering for PU CET exam, candidates must make sure they fit PU CET eligibility criteria and then only apply for the exam.

The candidates who wish to secure admission to UG and PG courses can register online through the official website of Panjab University. Aspirants should note that to apply for PU CET, they must be 17 years old as of Dec 31, 2021, and must be Indian citizens. Foreign citizens can apply through the NRI quota. 

Candidates willing to appear for PU CET 2022 can register online on the official website. The table given below shows the essential information about PU CET exam.

PU CET 2022 Exam Highlights
Exam Name PU CET
Full Form Panjab University Common Entrance Test
Exam Level State
Conducting Body Panjab University Chandigarh
Exam Mode Offline
Languages English
Exam Duration 70 Minutes for Each Section
Official Website www.puchd.ac.in

2534813, 2534811
[email protected]

Courses Offered Through PU CET 2022

PU CET (UG) offers admission in two courses. The candidates can opt for the desired course while registering. The B.Sc course has multiple specializations, such as follows.

  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Mathematics
  • Anthropology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics, Physics (Specialization in Electronics)
  • Biotechnology, Biophysics
  • Microbiology, Biochemistry

The durations for the courses offered through PU CET 2022 are mentioned below.

Courses Duration Under PU CET 2022
Courses Duration
B.Pharma 4 Years
B.Sc (Hons) 3 Years

PU CET 2022 Exam Date

Candidates must keep track of PU CET 2022 exam dates. The important dates are mentioned below. The dates will be updated after the conducting body releases the detailed schedule.

PU CET 2022 Exam Date
Event PU CET PG Dates PU CET UG Dates
Online Registration Begins Jun 2, 2022 May 19, 2022
Online Registration Ends Jul 6, 2022 Jun 26, 2022
Last Date to Upload Photograph, Signature and Other Information Online Jul 12, 2022 Jun 30, 2022
Last Date to Deposit Fee in any Branch of State Bank of India Using Website Generated Challan Or Online Jul 9, 2022 Jun 28, 2022
Candidates Who Have Not Completed their Form But Have Paid their Requisite Fee, Can Complete Their Form by Paying a Late Fee of INR 500 Jul 27, 2022 Jul 6, 2022
Admit Card Availability Jul 22, 2022 Jul 4, 2022
PU CET 2022 Exam Date Jul 30 - Jul 31, 2022 Jul 9, 2022
PU CET Answer Key Release Date Aug 5, 2022 To be Announced
Last Date of Submission of Objections to the Answer Key Aug 7, 2022 To be Announced
Uploading of the Response to the Objections and Inviting Cross-Objections (Through Email Only) Aug 10, 2022 To be Announced
Last Day of Submission of Cross-Objections to the Answer Key Aug 12, 2022 To be Announced
PU CET 2022 Result Aug 17, 2022 Jul 21, 2022

Read MorePU CET 2022 Exam Dates

PU CET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The aspirants must go through PU CET 2022 eligibility criteria before filling out the application form. The candidate must make sure that PU CET eligibility criteria are fulfilled based on the course they are applying for. 

Below are some of the eligibility standards that an individual must satisfy to appear for PU CET exam 2022.

Academic Qualification: Candidates who have passed their class 12 examination or any qualifying examination in 2020 or 2021 and those appearing in class 12 or qualifying exams in 2022 are eligible for PU CET 2022 examination.

Age Criteria: The candidates should be a minimum of 17 years to satisfy PU CET 2022 eligibility criteria.

Read More: PU CET 2022 Eligibility Criteria 

PU CET 2022 Application Form

The last date for PU CET PG 2022 online registration to generate the login ID and password was Jul 6, 2022. Candidates must pay the application fee online by Jul 9, 2022, and upload the photograph, signature, and other relevant information on the official website by Jul 12, 2022. Candidates who have paid the application fee but not have completed the application form for the PG programs could do so till Jul 22, 2022, by paying a late fee of INR 500.

The application form for both UG and PG courses was released on May 19, 2022, and Jun 2, 2022, on the official website. Candidates could upload the photograph, and signature with the rest of the information in the registration form for UG programs on the website till Jun 30, 2022. The last date to pay the application fee for UG courses was Jun 28, 2022.

The candidates must fill PU CET 2022 application form online and then print out the form. Candidates must send the following additional documents and PU CET 2022 application form to the head office, Chandigarh, before the last date.

PU CET Application Process: The interested candidates must fill in their personal details, and academic details and upload scanned copies of the photograph and signature to complete the registration for the PU CET 2022 exam.

PU CET Application Fee: PU CET 2022 exam registration fee can be submitted through the online payment process, Demand Draft, and Cash on Counter.

Steps to Fill PU CET 2022 Application Form

It is important to know all the instructions for filling PU CET application form so that the applicants can fill it out accurately.

Step 1: PU CET Registration

Visit the official website for the registration and enter all the personal details that are asked during PU CET registration. The applicants must enter valid mobile numbers and email IDs so that the university can communicate with them.

PU CET login ID and password will be sent to the registered mobile number or email ID. The applicants are advised to keep their login credentials safe.

Step 2: PU CET Form Filling

Login by using your email ID and password. After that, fill PU CET 2022 application form.

Enter the personal details and academic details. The applicants must ensure that all the details that they enter in PU CET application form are accurate.

Step 3: PU CET Upload Images

The applicants must upload their scanned signature, passport size photograph, and thumb impression for filling out the application form. They must verify the details entered before submitting PU CET application form, after which they must click on the 'Save and Confirm' button.

Step 4: PU CET Payment

After filling PU CET application form, the applicants must pay the application fee through SBI challan mode, take a printout of the bank slip and send the application fee using the website generated bank slip at any SBI branch.

The application fee for PU CET 2022 is INR 2175 for General category candidates and INR 1088 for SC/ ST/ Blind category candidates.

The application fee for PU CET 2022 is non-refundable.

The applicants must take a printout of the filled PU CET application form and keep it safely with them for further use.

Read More: PU CET 2022 Application Form 

PU CET 2022 Admit Card

PU CET 2022 admit card for PG courses were released on Jul 22, 2022. PU CET admit card for UG was released on Jul 4, 2022. Candidates can download the admit card from the respective official websites of PU CET UG 2022 and PU CET PG 2022. Candidates will need their login ID and password created at the time of registration to access their PU CET 2022 admit card. The general instructions for the examination are on the backside of PU CET 2022 admit card.

Steps to Download PU CET 2022 Admit Card

The steps to download PU CET 2022 admit card are as follows.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of Panjab University
  • Step 2: Go to the 'PU CET' section
  • Step 3: Click on the login tab, use the credentials to log in
  • Step 4: Click on the 'PU CET Admit Card' tab, review, and download it.
  • Step 5: Take a print of PU CET admit card.

Important Instructions Related to PU CET Admit Card 2022

The applicants must follow the following important instructions related to PU CET 2022 admit cards.

  • Candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without PU CET admit card.
  • Candidates must take multiple printouts of PU CET admit card and keep it safe as they will need it for verification purposes at every level of the admission process.
  • Candidates must check if all the details given on the admit card are correct or not. Candidates must raise an immediate concern if any details are not found.

Read More: PU CET 2022 Admit Card

PU CET 2022 Exam Pattern

For PU CET the paper will be divided into the following sections. The sections are mentioned below.

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Mathematics

Each section will be of 70 minutes and carry questions of 2 marks each. A negative marking of 0.25 will be applicable for an incorrect answer. The medium of the paper will strictly be in English. Candidates can check the table for PU CET 2022 exam pattern highlights.

PU CET 2022 Exam Pattern Highlights
Number of Sections 4
Time for Each Section 70 Minutes
Number of Questions in Each Section 60
Marks for Each Question 2
Negative Marking 0.25
Total Marks 120
Language English
Exam Mode Offline

Read More: PU CET 2022 Exam Pattern 

PU CET 2022 Syllabus

Candidates can go through PU CET 2022 syllabus to get an idea regarding the subjects and topics they must cover to ace the exam.

Divergence: PU CET syllabus is different for different courses. Hence, the candidates must make sure that they are well aware of the syllabus.

Topics: The topics for PU CET 2022 exam include Biology, Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry.

Read More: PU CET 2022 Syllabus 

PU CET 2022 Reference Book

Students can find PU CET reference books and material majorly consisting of previous year papers and are based on the NCERT syllabus. The applicants can order books from Arihant and Spectrum books online for the same.

Reference Books for PU CET 2022
Book  Author
A Guide to Critical Legal Studies Mark Kamen
Concepts of Physics Volume 1 & 2 HC Verma
Physics Volume 1 & 2 OP Agarwal
Mathematics (Class 11 and 12) RD Sharma
Mathematics - Plane Geometry SL Loni
Quantitative Aptitude Arun Sharma 

Read More: PU CET Reference Books 

PU CET 2022 Cut Off

Panjab University will release the Panjab University 2022 cut off on the official website for UG programs. Candidates who have appeared in PU CET UG and PU CET PG can check PU CET cut off 2022 to know whether they have qualified for the further rounds of admissions or not.

Only those candidates who qualify for PU CET examination will be eligible for the counselling process. PU CET merit list will contain the names of people who clear the cut off.

Read More: PU CET Cut Off 

PU CET 2022 Counselling

Counselling for UG will commence after the declaration of the result of PU CET. PU CET 2022 counselling will be conducted online. Candidates must fill in their preferences online for admission to the various courses. The seats will be allotted based on PU CET 2022 merit list. The counselling schedule will be published on the official Panjab University website. Candidates must keep a check on the site for accurate details. The candidates will have to submit PU CET counselling fee either online or offline at the university.

This year, PU CET counselling process is most likely to happen online only. So, a candidate must be prepared with all the necessary documents on the cloud or as soft copies. In addition, after seat allotment, candidates will have to make payment for the fee against the first semester, or else their allotment will become void.

For the offline process, candidates will have to report to PU CET counselling centre within the stipulated time with all the required documents and counselling fees.

If the candidates fail to report on time or pay PU CET counselling fee, their application will be rejected. Therefore, candidates should carefully fill in the preferences and options. No change will be allowed after they have locked in their preferences.

Note: PU CET counselling process will begin once the results are out. Candidates can fill their choice of course after this date.

Documents Required for PU CET Counselling

The important documents that the candidates must carry with them for PU CET counselling are listed below.

  • PU CET Score Card
  • PU CET Admit Card
  • Aadhar Card
  • Class 10 and 12 Marksheets
  • UG Marksheets
  • Category Certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate

Read More: PU CET 2022 Counselling 

PU CET Contact Details

In case of any questions or queries, candidates can reach out to the concerned authorities through the following contact details.


What is the mode of PU CET Exam?

PU CET Exam will be conducted in offline mode i.e. it is a pen-paper based test.

Is there negative marking for PU CET Exam?

Yes. There is a negative marking system for PU CET Exam. Candidates will lose 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

How can I apply to PU CET Exam?

Candidates who wish to apply for PU CET Exam should visit the official website of PU CET Exam where they can make the registration and fill in the application form for PU CET Exam.

Do I need to send PU CET Application form by post after submitting it online?

No. Candidates are not required to separately send any application form via post since the entire application process for PU CET is conducted online. 

Can I make changes in PU CET Application form?

No. You cannot make any changes in the application form of PU CET Exam if you have already paid the fees and submitted the application. Although candidates can make changes before the submission of PU CET Exam form. Candidates should double-check all their details while filling the application form in order to avoid any such mistakes.


Colleges Accepting PUCET VIEW ALL



Exam Date: Apr 1, 2022

SUNAT 2022

Exam Date: Jun 26, 2022

Result Date: Jun 28, 2022

VUNET 2022

Exam Date: May 28, 2022


Exam Date: Jul 4, 2022

Upcoming Science Exams VIEW ALL

MP PAT 2022

Exam Date: Oct 15, 2022

DUET 2022

Exam Date: Oct 17, 2022

IIT JAM 2023

Exam Date: Feb 12, 2023

Result Date: Mar 22, 2023

HSEE 2023

Exam Date: Jul 31, 2023

Result Date: Aug 17, 2022

Popular Exams

DUET 2022

Exam Date: Oct 17, 2022

CUET 2022

Exam Date: Aug 24, 2022

Result Date: Sep 16, 2022

NEET 2022

Exam Date: Sep 4, 2022

Result Date: Sep 7, 2022