IPU CET 2022 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus

Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test [IPU CET]

IPU CET - Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test

Every year, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University will conduct the  IPU CET exam for admission to UG and PG programmes in Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, Law, and Management. The IPU CET 2022 Exam Dates will be announced in March 2022. Candidates who meet the minimal IPU CET 2022 Eligibility Criteria can fill out the IPU CET 2022 online application forms, which are expected to be available in the first week of May 2022.

  • GGSIPU will administrate the IPU CET offline. As per the IPU CET 2022 Exam Pattern, the total time allocated for each IPU CET 2022 question paper is 150 minutes.
  • The syllabus for IPU CET 2022 and the weightage of topics for admission to programmes such as BJMC, BBA, BCA, B. Com, and B.Ed varies. Candidates can download practice papers better to grasp the IPU CET 2022 syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Candidates should be aware that admission in GGSIPU to B. Arch programmes will be based on NATA scores, whereas admission to the Engineering, Medical, and M. Tech programmes will be based on JEE Main, NEET, and GATE scores.
  • If candidates wish to apply for B Tech (Biotechnology stream), then they have to undertake IPU CET.
  • Beside these courses, candidates who wish to apply for any other UG/PG courses at GGSIPU Affiliated Colleges have to undertake IPU CET.
  • IPU CET Cut off is decided to perform the admission process based on the marks received in the relevant competitive exams.

Important highlights of IPU CET 2022

Particulars

Specifications

Exam Name

IPU CET, Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test

Conducting Body

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, GGSIPU

Language

English

Exam Purpose

Admission into GGSIPU and affiliated colleges

No. of Test Cities

Notified by GGSIPU

Exam Level

University Level Exam

Exam Frequency

Once a Year

Exam Mode

Offline

Exam Duration

3 Hours 

Exam Helpdesk No.

(011) 2530-2250

Official Website

www.ipu.ac.in

IPU CET 2022 Exam Date

Following are the important dates of IPU CET 2022. (Tentative)

Course

Last date of Application submission 

Date of the exam (2022)

Result declaration (2022)

BSC (Nursing)

4th week of April 2022

3rd week of May 2022

4th week of May 2022

BCA

1st week of May 2022

2nd week of May 2022

4th week of May 2022

BBA

1st week of May 2022

Last week of May 2022

2nd week of June 2022

B.ED

1st week of May 2022

2nd week of May 2022

4th week of May 2022

B.Tech (Biotechnology)

1st week of May 2022

2nd week of May 2022

3rd week of May 2022

LLB

1st week of May 2022

3rd week of May 2022

Last week of May 2022

MCA/MCA (SE)

1st week of May 2022

3rd week of May 2022

4th week of May 2022

MBA (IT)

4th week of April 2022

1st week of May 2022

1st week of May 2022

MBA

Last week of May 2022

1st week of June 2022

2nd week of June 2022

IPU CET 2022 Eligibility criteria

The IPU CET 2022 Eligibility Criteria for the entrance exam vary by course. The minimum age for UG and PG programmes is 17 and 21 years old, respectively. Candidates who do not match the required eligibility criteria will be denied the opportunity to take the exam. The IPU CET 2022 Application Form will only be accepted by candidates who meet the eligibility requirements.

  • Before applying, candidates must carefully understand the subject or course-specific qualifying criteria.
  • For UG Courses, candidates must pass 10+2 from any recognized board with a minimum of 50% marks.
  • For PG courses, candidates must hold a concerned bachelor's degree.

Eligibility criteria for BTech (Biotechnology)

  • Age Requirement: To be eligible for admission, candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 21.
  • Candidates must have passed the 10+2 Intermediate or an equivalent examination from a recognized board.
  • Subjects: Candidates must have Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology, and English as qualifying examination subjects.
  • Marks: To be eligible for admission, candidates must have received at least 55% on the qualifying examination.

Eligibility criteria for MBA degree

  • To be eligible for admission, candidates must have a bachelor's degree in any discipline.
  • Marks- Candidates must have graduated with at least 50 per cent on their final exams.

IPU CET 2022 Application Form

Candidates can apply for more than one course by filling IPU CET 2022 Application Form in order to undertake IPU CET. There is no need to submit a printed copy of the completed form to the University. The application form for the IPU CET 2022 is expected to be available in the first week of May 2022. The last date to apply for IPU CET 2022 is by the fourth week of July 2022. Before applying online, candidates must meet all the eligibility requirements as defined by the college.

  • The application fee for IPU CET 2022 is estimated to be INR 1200, which must be paid when filling out the online application form.
  • Candidates will receive a unique ID and password after completing the registration process, which they will use to fill out their personal and educational information.

IPU CET 2022 Application form Release dates

Particulars

Tentative Dates

IPU CET 2022 Application Process begins

1st week of April 2022

Last date for Submission of the IPU CET 2022 Application Form

4th week of April 2022

IPU CET 2022 Exam

To Be Announced

Steps to fill the online application form of IPU CET 2022

The application form for the IPU CET Entrance Exam 2022 is expected to be released in the first week of April 2022. On the website, you will complete all the processes related to the IPU CET 2022. Here's how to fill out the application form for the IPU CET 2022:

Registrations for the first time

The application form for the IPU CET will be separated into two stages: initial registration and final registration.

  • Initial registrations include course information, the candidate's name, and contact information.
  • Candidates must fill in the programme they are applying for and the programme code and contact information such as email and phone number.
  • After the first registration is completed, a login ID and password will be issued to the registered mobile number and email address.

How to fill IPU CET 2022 Application Form?

  • Step 1: Go to the IPU CET 222 Official Website.
  • Step 2: Complete the registration form by entering all necessary information.
  • Step 3: Exam Category Selection is the following step, where you can choose the exam or course for which you want to sit for the exam.
  • Step 4: Complete the Qualification Information section.
  • Step 5: Paying the application fee can be done online.
  • Step 5: Fill out the form online and print it off for future reference.

Necessary documents required to fill the IPU CET 2022 application form

The following are important documents that must be submitted to apply for the IPU CET 2022:

  • Mark sheet of the 10th grade
  • Mark sheet of the 12th grade
  • Mark sheet of the UG Courses
  • Photograph and signature scanned copies

Scanned images

Image format

Size of the file

Photograph

JPEG

10KB – 100KB

Signature

JPEG

10KB – 100KB

 

IPU CET 2022 application form fee

Candidates can use the net banking service to pay their online application fees.

Category

Fees

All Categories (GN, SC, ST, OBC, etc)

INR 1200

IPU CET 2022 Application form correction

IPU provides the facility to correct IPU CET 2022 application forms. If a candidate desires to make changes to the application form, they can do so. Once the application forms have been submitted, the opportunity to correct them will be available. Furthermore, if the application is rejected due to a form error, the money is not returned. As a result, candidates must ensure that they are only typing in the right information in the form on the first attempt.

IPU CET 2022 Helpline

GGSIPU has established helpline numbers to assist candidates with difficulties with the application procedure. Candidates are recommended to contact the institution if they have any problems with the numbers listed below.

University Public Relation Officer contact number

7291872201

Mobile Helpline Number

9560313682

Mobile Helpline Number

9971616992

E-mail

grievance_onlineapplication@ipu.ac.in

IPU CET 2022 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

The IPU CET 2022 Exam Pattern is a fixed pattern for the University's admission exam. The IPU CET Exam is administered online and lasts 150 minutes. The exam will be conducted only in English; however, the IPU CET will also be conducted in Hindi for B.Ed Students. According to the IPU CET Exam Pattern from past years, there will be a total of 100 questions for 400 points based on 12th-grade courses such as math, geography, English, and computer science.

  • The syllabus for IPU CET 2022 differs depending on the degree to which the applicants are applying. The pattern for courses that accept National Level Exams like JEE Main, NEET, and others differs from that of the centralized IPU CET test. IPU CET Practice Papers are also available to download on the IPU official website.
  • The IPU CET Exam 2022 will be administrated offline, and correct answers receive four points, while there is a negative marking in IPU CET .

UG/PG Courses accepted through IPU CET 2022

The courses for which the IPU CET test is acceptable are shown in the table below.

B.A. - English Hons./ Economics Hons. / Journalism & Mass Communication

BCA

MBA

BHMCT

MBA (IT)

B.Tech. (Bio-Tech)

B.Com (Hons)

B.Ed. & B.Ed. (Special Education)

B.Sc. Nursing (Post Basic)/ Yoga/ Nursing

BPT/ BPO/ B.Sc.(MLT)/BASLP/BOT(Paramedical)/B.PHARMA

BBA

MAHARET

M.Ed.

MCA / MCA (LE)

M.Sc. (Env. Mgmt./ NRM/ Forensic Science/ Nursing/Yoga/ Medicinal Chemistry & Drug Design/ Bio. & Cons.)

MA - English/ Mass Communication/ Criminology/ Economics

MTech. (Tool Engineering/ Robotics & Automation/CSE/IS/ Chemical Engg./ECE/ and Advanced Diploma Engg. Physics/ Bio-Tech.)

PG Diplomas (Security IT/ Mgt./ Victimology & Victim Assistance / Cyber Crime & Law and Advanced Diploma in Child Guidance & Counselling

MPT/ MOT (Neuro)/ MPO

Lateral Entry to B.Tech. (Diploma and B.Sc. Graduates)

M.Phil. (English/ Clinical Psychology/ Psychiatric Social Work)

Ph.D. (Education/ Electronics & Comm. Engg./ Environmental Sciences/ Mechanical & Automation/ Chemistry/ Management/ Mathematics/ English/ Information Tech., Computer Science & Engg., Computer Applications/ Chemical Technology/ Biotechnology/ Physics/ Law & Legal Studies/ Mass Communication/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ Disaster Management)

 

The section-by-section weighting of the courses in IPU CET 2022 is shown in the table below:

Course

Topics

Sectional Weightage

BCA

Computer Awareness

30%

Mathematics

30%

English Language & Comprehension

15%

General Knowledge: IT and Science Related

25%

B.Ed.

English Comprehension

15%

Mental Ability and Reasoning

40%

Aptitude for Teaching

20%

General Awareness

25%

The Question Paper will be prepared in both in English and Hindi Language

 

BBA

English Language and Comprehension

25%

Logical and Analytical Ability

25%

General Awareness

25%

Aptitude Questions  in field of Management and Communication Skills

25%

B.Com

Logical Reasoning

25%

General Awareness

15%

General English

25%

Data Interpretation

35%

B.Sc. Nursing

Chemistry

20%

Biology

40%

General Awareness about Health-related Matters

10%

English Language and Comprehension

10%

Physics

20%

M.Ed.

English / Communication skills

30%

General Awareness and Logical Reasoning

30%

Teaching Aptitude

40%

B.Tech Biotechnology

Physics

20%

Chemistry

20%

Mathematics

20%

Biology/Biotechnology

40%

 

IPU CET 2022 Marking Scheme

There are 100 objective-type questions on the test paper. Each question has four possible responses, but only one accurate or most acceptable response should be chosen and indicated on the OMR answer sheet.

Particulars

Details

No Answer

0 Mark

Correct Answer

+4 Marks

Incorrect Answer

-1 Mark

 

The national level entrance tests accepted by IPU

Instead of the IPU CET, IP University now accepts students into specific programmes through various national-level tests. After qualifying in the entrance test, candidates have to undergo university-level counselling IPU Counselling 2022. The following are the programmes and the National Level Tests that correlate to them

  • BE Engineering Streams  - JEE Main Paper I
  • Law streams: CLAT
  • MCA: NIMCET
  • MBBS: NEET
  • BArch: NTA

IPU CET 2022 Admit Card

GGSIPU will release IPU CET 2022 Admit Cards on its official website. It should be reminded that no applicant will be permitted to enter the examination venue without an IPU CET Admit Card. Contact the authorities at acad.admissions@ipu.ac.in if there is a discrepancy.

How to download the IPU CET 2022 admit card?

  • Enter the login credentials generated during the registration process on the official website of the IPU CET 2022.
  • Select 'IPU CET 2022 Admit Card' from the drop-down menu.
  • The admit card for the IPU CET will show on the screen.
  • Select 'Download Admit Card' from the drop-down menu.
  • Take a printout of the admit card and keep a copy for future reference.

Necessary documents required along with IPU CET 2022 admit card

Candidates must bring the following documents to the exam centre with their IPU CET Admit Card

  • Declaration Form regarding COVID-19, if applicable
  • Valid ID Proof
  • Passport size pictures

IPU CET 2022 Results & Score Card

The IPU CET 2022 Result is expected to be released on the official website in the first week of July 2022. The results of the courses will most likely be released in PDF format by GGSIPU. Candidates can check their marks and CML rank in the PDF for the time being. Students can get their IPU CET 2022 score Card online by inputting their roll number and programme code. Applicants who meet the programs and category-specific IPU CET Cutoffs can participate in the admissions process.

  • The national-level results, on which you can get admission to the University, will be announced by the exam timetable.
  • Following the Supreme Court's order, GGSIPU will accept students to its legal programmes, namely BA LLB and LLB, based on CLAT scores for the academic year 2022-23.
  • Admission to B. Tech will be based on JEE Main, medical admission will be based on NEET, and management admission will be based on CAT.

IPU CET 2022 Result dates

The IPU CET entrance exam will be held on several dates for distinct programmes. The IPU CET result 2022 will be announced within a month of the examination.

The following are the official dates for the announcement of results for various courses:

Course

Exam Date

Result Date

B.Tech

May 2022

B.Ed.

May 2022

May/ June 2022

BCA

May 2022

May/ June 2022

BBA

May 2022

May/ June 2022

MCA

May 2022

MBA (IT)

May 2022

 

Steps to check the IPU CET 2022 Result

On the official website, candidates taking the IPU CET 2022 can check their results. The results for each course have been announced separately.

  • GGSIPU's official webpage can be found here.
  • To get to the outcome, click on the link.
  • The programme's name and the CET code of the programme will appear in a new window.
  • Select the appropriate result link for the paper or course you have registered for.
  • Save the PDF to your computer for future use.
  • Scorecards for the IPU CET 2022 will be available within a few weeks of the results being announced.

Details mentioned in IPU CET 2022 Rank list

The names of successful candidates and information about them will be included in the IPU CET 2022 Rank list. Candidates must double-check all the information. The IPU CET 2022 result will include the following information.

  • Candidate's full name
  • Parents' names 
  • Roll number
  • Rank secured
  • Caste category

IPU CET 2022 Merit List

Following the IPU CET results release, the institution compiles a merit list of candidates who have passed the IPU CET 2022.

  • Admissions/seat assignments are made solely based on the IPU CET 2022 Merit List.
  • On the official website, the timetable for IPU CET 2022 Counseling and the cutoff rank for counselling will be available.
  • In a tie in the IPU CET 2022 Merit List, the following criteria will be used to decide the candidates who received equal marks.

IPU CET 2022 Counselling & Admission

Following the announcement of the results, the University will conduct IPU CET 2022 counselling. The authority will conduct the online counselling process for all qualified candidates of the examination. Candidates will register for the counselling process by visiting the authority's website. After each round of counselling, the IPU CET 2022 Counselling procedure will be repeated based on the availability of seats. Candidates will be assigned seats based on their position on the merit list. After the allotment of seats, candidates must report to the designated centre to confirm their admission.

IPU CET Counseling Types

  • Offline Counseling for IPU CET 2022: the counselling will be conducted for admission to courses based on JEE Main, NEET, and other examination results.
  • IPU CET 2022 Online Counseling: IPU CET 2022 online counselling will be available for certain degrees such as MBA, MCA, B. Com and other courses.

Necessary documents required for IPU CET 2022 counselling

For the verification procedure during counselling, self-attested copies of the following documents are required:

  • Certificate of Completion of 10th Grade
  • Mark sheet for 10th grade
  • Academic fee receipt 12th Class passing certificate 12th Class mark sheet
  • Certificate of Caste (if applicable)
  • Mark Sheet for a bachelor's degree (if applicable)
  • Certificate for bachelor's degree (if applicable)

IPU CET 2022 Delhi region quota reservation

In the table given below is the reservation for candidates belonging to the Delhi region

Category

Percentage of Seats Reserved

PWD Category

5%

OBC Category

27%

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

7.5%

Defence Category

5%

IPU CET 2022 Outside Delhi region quota

In the table given below is the reservation for candidates belonging outside the Delhi region

Category

Percentage of Seats Reserved

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

PWD Category

3%

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

7.5%

Defence Category

5%

IPU CET 2022 Seat Allotment

The IPU CET 2022 Seat Allotment will be held for those who have qualified for the exam. It is done per the merit list's ranks. The rank-ordered merit list is created based on the candidates' performance, and qualified candidates must pay the money and freeze their seats within the specified time frame to be considered for further rounds of counselling.

  • Candidates must download the provisional admission letter to be considered for admission.
  • Seat allocation will be conditional, and if an applicant does not meet the IPU's eligibility standards, he or she will not be admitted.

IPU CET 2022 CUTOFFS

The cutoff for the IPU CET is determined by the number of seats available, candidates, and the number of seats available. Candidates must achieve a score equal to or higher than the IPU CET Cutoff to be admitted to their selected college. The IPU's final ranking for the previous year is listed below.

Course

Region

Ranks

IPU CET BBA Cut-off

Delhi

20083

Outside Delhi

20055

IPU CET LLB Cut-off

Delhi

8858

Outside Delhi

2436

B.Com (Hons.)

Delhi

8727

Outside Delhi

4272

IPU CET BTech Cut-off

Delhi

25337

Outside Delhi

7034

IPU CET MCA Cut-off

Delhi

3410

Outside Delhi

2141

IPU CET MBA Cut-off

Delhi

5763

Outside Delhi

2178

 

FAQs

What is the procedure for completing the IPU CET 2022 Application Form?

The application form can be completed online at the University's official website. The application forms for the IPU CET 2022 will be issued approximately in May 2022.

What are the minimal IPU CET eligibility requirements for UG and PG admission?

Applicants for UG programmes must have passed a recognized Board/10+2 University or equivalent examination. Applicants for postgraduate programmes must have completed a three-year bachelor's degree programme from a recognized Board/University.

What is the IPU CET exam format, and how many questions will I be asked?

The IPU CET is a computer-based online test. Except for the IPU CET, there will be 150 objective-type questions.

I took the IPU CET exam. Is it guaranteed that I will be able to attend the admissions counselling?

No, simply taking the IPU CET does not guarantee that a candidate will be invited to the GGS IPU programme counselling session. To be considered for the counselling procedure, candidates must achieve at least the specified Cutoff score. The cutoff list is published separately for each of the University's academic programmes.

What if my IPU CET score isn't what I expected? What is the procedure for requesting a re-evaluation?

The GGS IPU does not allow for the re-evaluation of IPU CET scores. You can contact the authorities directly if you have any further questions.

In 2022, I shall take the class 12 examination. Is it possible for me to apply for the IPU CET 2022?

Candidates who wish to participate in the IPU CET 2022 must meet the University's minimal eligibility requirements.

What is the procedure for paying the IPU CET counselling fees?

Counseling fees for the IPU CET can be paid both online and offline. Payment can be paid via Payment Gateway, utilizing Net Banking/Debit or Credit Cards, from the applicant's login on the official website. If paying by cash, a cash challan can be downloaded from the official website by the applicant, filled out, and cash deposited at the bank/branch stated on the challan.

What is the minimum qualifying exam percentage required to participate in the IPU CET 2022?

Candidates score at least 55 percent in their qualifying exams.

Is there anything I need to bring with me on the day of the exam to back up the Admit Card?

On the day of the exam, applicants must bring one government-issued photo ID and the Admit Card to the test location. Applicants who do not have valid photo identification will not be allowed to take the test.

Will the IPU CET Exam include any negative marking?

Yes, there is a negative marking in IPU CET 2022.

What is the IPU CET Application Fee for those who want to take the forthcoming exam?

The application fee for the IPU CET must be paid through Net Banking/Credit or Debit Cards. The application fee for each course selected in the Form is INR 1000. The applicant would be led through the Payment Gateway that was integrated.

Is there a cost associated with IPU CET counselling?

Candidates selected for counselling must pay a non-refundable counselling cost of INR 1000, which can be paid online or in person.

I'd like to change my institute preferences for the second round of IPU CET counselling. Is this something I'm permitted to do?

After allotment of seats in the first round of counselling, GGS IPU permits candidates to edit/modify/add/delete choices for the future round of counselling.