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CUET Exam will be conducted soon. Candidates who score well will get their desired undergraduate courses. The CUET Exam Pattern mentions three sections. The first section will be Languages, the second will be domain-specific, and the third will be a General Test. In this article. We will be talking in detail about CUET Domain Subject Selection.

CUET Domain Subject Selection

In the second section of the CUET Exam, there are 27 domains. The Central Universities are offering admission into domain-specific subjects. Candidates can choose a maximum of six domains. Here is the CUET Domain Subject Selection List.

301Accountancy/Book Keeping
304Biology/Biological Studies/Biotechnology/BViochemistry
305Business Studies
307Environmental Studies
308Computer Science/Informative Practices
309Economics/Business Economics
310Engineering Graphics
312Fine Arts/Visual Arts (Sculpture painting)/Commercial Art
315Home Science
316Knowledge tradition practices India
317Legal Studies
318Mass Media/Mass Communication
320Performing ArtsPhysical Education/National Cadet Corps (NCC)/Yoga(i) Dance (Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Kathakali/Oddissi/Kuchipudi/Manipuri)(ii) Drama- Theatre(iii) Music General (Hindustani/Carnatic/Rabindra Sangeet/Percussion/Non-Percussion)
321Physical Education/National Cadet Corps (NCC)/Yoga
323Political Science
327Teaching Aptitude

Read CUET Admission details here.

CUET Exam Pattern

Before discussing the Domains of section 2, let us take a quick look at the CUET Exam Pattern. 

  • There will be three sections in the exam.
  • Sections 1 and 2 will have 45 minutes for each language. Section 3 will be for 60 minutes.
  • Each question shall carry five marks.
1. Language (A)Language (B)13 Different Languages4045 minutes for each language
2. DomainThere are 27 Domains specific subjects being offered under this Section. A candidate may choose a maximum of six (06) Domains as desired by the applicable University/University.4045 minutes for each language
3. General TestFor any such undergraduate program/programs being offered by Universities where a General Test is being used for admission.6060 minutes

CUET Domain Subject Selection Important Points

While making your choice for domain selection, there are a few things to keep in mind. Read the points given below.

  • All the Universities participating in CUET have set standards for the applicants. Before choosing a domain or language, candidates should check these standards. If they do not satisfy the criteria, their application would be rejected.
  • There are certain subjects that have two sections. The sections may have subsections from which the candidates may select one or more. Go through the details of your desired domains and Universities to avoid any mistakes.
  • When selecting the domain subjects and languages, there are only two combinations valid. These are as follows.
CombinationNumber of Subjects in Section 1Number of Subjects in Section 2Number of Subjects in Section 3Maximum Tests

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CUET Domain Subject Selection FAQs

How many domains are available in the CUET Exam?

There are a total of 27 domains available in the CUET Exam

What is the maximum number of domains that a candidate can select for the CUET Exam?

Candidates can select a maximum of 6 domains for the CUET Exam.

What will be the duration of the Domain-specific section of CUET?

Sections 1 and 2 will be conducted for 45 minutes each while section 3 will be for 60 minutes.

What is the CUET Exam Pattern?

The CUET Exam will consist of three sections- Languages, Domain-Specific, and General Test.

What is the maximum number of tests a candidate can take for CUET?

Candidates can take a maximum of 9 tests for the CUET Exam.