CUET Exam Day Instructions 2024: Key Instructions to follow
Author : Palak Khanna
Updated On : November 17, 2023
Overview: Master the essential protocols for the CUET examination day Instructions 2024 with our comprehensive guide. Reading this article ensures a smooth test experience, free from last-minute uncertainties and oversights.
Just as the preparation leading up to the CUET exam is crucial, understanding and adhering to the day-of instructions is equally paramount.
These instructions can include important documents, dress code and much more!
This comprehensive guide ensures that you’re well-prepared for the exam day and can tackle it with ease and confidence.
CUET Exam Day Instructions 2024
Beyond the preparation, knowing the protocols and guidelines for the exam day can make a significant difference in the aspirant's overall experience.
CUET Exam Day Instructions 2024: Before the Exam Day
Candidates are advised to report at the Examination Center well in time i.e. 2 hours before commencement of the examination.
2. Avoid delays reaching the exam hall
Candidates should take their seats immediately after the opening of the Examination Hall. If the candidates do not report in time due to any reason i.e. traffic jam, train/bus delay, etc., they are likely to miss some of the important instructions to be announced in the Examination Rooms/Halls.
The NTA shall not be responsible for any delay.
3. Admit Card
The candidate must show, on-demand, the Admit Card downloaded/printed from the NTA website for admission in the examination room/hall.
The Test Centre Staff on duty are authorized to verify the identity of candidates and may take steps to verify and confirm the identity credentials. Candidates are requested to extend their full cooperation.
A candidate who does not possess a valid Admit Card and authorized Photo ID shall not be permitted to take the examination under any circumstances by the Centre Superintendent.
For those who are unable to appear on the scheduled date of the test for any reason, a re-test shall not be held by the NTA under any circumstances.
Under no circumstances the choice of cities for the Centre and Timing of Examination provided in the Admit Card be changed.
CUET Exam Day Instructions 2024: Necessary Documents and Materials
Candidates MUST bring the following documents on the day of examination at the test Centre.
Candidates who will not bring these will not be allowed to sit in the examination.
Print a copy of the Admit Card along with Self Declaration (Undertaking) downloaded from the NTA Website (a clear printout on A4 size paper) duly filled in.
One passport-size photograph (same as uploaded on the Online Application Form) for pasting on the specific space in the Attendance Sheet at the Centre during the examination.
Any one of the authorized photo IDs (must be original, valid, and non-expired) – School Identity Card/ PAN card/ Driving License/ Voter ID/ Passport/ Aadhaar Card (With photograph)/E-Aadhaar with photograph/ Ration Card with photograph/ Class 12 Board Admit Card with photograph/ Bank Passbook with Photograph.
PwBD certificate issued by the authorized medical officer, if claiming the relaxation under the PwBD category
What is considered as an Unfair Means of practice during CUET?
Being in possession of any item or article which has been prohibited or can be used for unfair practices including any stationery item, communication device, accessories, eatable items, ornaments, or any other material or information relevant or not relevant to the examination in the paper concerned;
Using someone to write an examination (impersonation) or preparing material for copying;
Breaching examination rules or any direction issued by NTA in connection with CUET (UG) - 2023 examination from time to time;
Assisting other candidates to engage in malpractices, giving or receiving assistance of any kind directly or indirectly or attempting to do so;
Contacting or communicating or trying to do so with any person, other than the Examination Staff, during the examination time in the Examination Centre;
Threatening any of the officials connected with the conduct of the examination or threatening any of the candidates;
Using or attempting to use any other undesirable method or means in connection with the examination;
Manipulation and fabrication of online documents viz. Admit Card, Rank Letter, Self Declaration, etc.;
Forceful entry in /exit from Examination Centre/Hall;
Use or attempt to use an electronic device after entering the Examination Centre;
Affixing/uploading of wrong/morphed photographs/signatures on the Application Form/Admit Card/Proforma;
Creating obstacles in the smooth and fair conduct of the examination.
Any other malpractices declared as Unfair Means by the NTA.
If a candidate indulges in any of the above or similar practices during the course of, before, or after the examination, he/she shall be deemed to have used unfair practices and thus shall be booked under the UNFAIR MEANS (UFM) case.
The candidate will be debarred for 3 years in the future and shall also be liable for criminal action and /or any other action deemed fit.