CUET UG Results 2023: Know marking scheme, how to calculate percentile

NTA CUET Result 2023: The UG admission process is underway for several participating universities. Know the difference between CUET score and percentile.


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The examination was held from May 21 to May 31. (Images: Pexels)The examination was held from May 21 to May 31. (Images: Pexels)

Divyansh | July 11, 2023 | 11:23 AM IST

NEW DELHI: The National Testing Agency (NTA) will announce the result of the Common University Entrance Test (CUET 2023) for undergraduate (UG) courses soon. Over 14 lakh candidates who appeared for the second-edition of CUET UG 2023 entrance examination can check their result on the official website

The CUET UG 2023 was held between May 21 and May 31 for admission to various UG programmes offered by central universities, state universities and other participating institutes.

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The NTA had recently released the revised answer key on July 3 after several students claimed that several answers were incorrect in the provisional answer key. In this regard, the UGC chairman Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar had said this can be due to “typographical errors”. It was after the students alleged that the NTA was “robbing” them by charging Rs 200 per question challenged that the testing agency published a revised answer key.

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CUET UG 2023 marking scheme

  • For every correct answer, five marks will be awarded
  • For every incorrect response, one mark will be deducted
  • No marks will be awarded for questions that are unanswered or marked for review
  • If more than one option is found to be correct then five marks will be awarded to the candidates who have marked any one of the correct options
  • If all options are found to be correct then five marks will be awarded to all those who have attempted the question
  • Full five marks will be given to all candidates if none of the options is found correct or a question is found to be wrong or a question is dropped.

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How to calculate CUET 2023 percentile score

The raw scores of the students will be converted into percentiles. The candidates will get a percentile score, which will be in relation to the highest raw score secured in that session. The percentile score can be calculated using the formula given below:

NTA CUET UG Result 2023 Central Universities Formula for CUET UG2023 percentile score. (Image: Official Website)

CUET UG 2023: NTA score compilation

The percentile score of each session will be then compiled and used to get the NTA score, which will be considered for admission purposes by the participating universities. The NTA score of CUET UG 2023 will be valid for just one year. Over 14 lakh candidates had registered for the CUET UG this year, a 41% rise from its inaugural-edition last year.

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