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OUCET (CPGET) 2022: Dates, Answer Key, Objection, Result


OUCET (CPGET) 2022: Osmania University published the CPGET 2022 preliminary answer key, question paper, and response sheet on August 23, 2023. The university released preliminary answer keys for the exam held from August 11 to 16, 2022. Candidates can check the answer keys at cpget.tsche.ac.in. Furthermore, they can check the answer key, question paper, and response sheet from the direct links updated in this article.

Candidates can further raise objections against the answer key until August 25, 2022. The university conducting the Common Post Graduate Entrance Tests (CPGET) 2022 from August 11 to 23, 2022. CPGET is conducted for admission to various PG courses (MA, M.Sc, M.Com, etc.), PG Diploma courses, and 5 years Integrated programmes (MA, M.Sc, MBA). Scroll down to find out more.

Latest: OUCET (CPGET) 2022 preliminary answer key, question paper, and response sheet are available now. Candidates can check the same below.

OUCET (CPGET) 2022: Exam Overview

Before getting into the details, let us first have a look at the overview of CPGET 2022 below:

Name of the ExamCommon Post Graduate Entrance Tests
Commonly Known asOUCET or CPGET
Exam Conducting BodyOsmania University, Hyderabad
Programmes OfferedMA, M.Sc, M.Com, MCJ, MLISc, BLISc, MSW, MPEd, M.Ed, PG Diploma
Level of the ExamState-level
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOnline
Number of Participating InstitutesEight
NotificationDownload CPGET Notification PDF
Official Websitecpget.tsche.ac.in

OUCET Exam Dates 2022

The candidates are advised to check the OUCET important dates for the 2022 session. It is necessary to keep track of the events with dates such that nothing will be missed.

EventsImportant Dates
Issue of notificationJune 06, 2022
CPGET application process beginsJune 06, 2022
CPGET application submission endsJuly 04, 2022
Last date of CPGET application submission with late fee Rs. 500July 11, 2022
Last date of CPGET application submission with late fee Rs. 2000July 15, 2022
Online application form correctionJuly 11 to 20, 2022
CPGET admit card dateAugust 09, 2022
CPGET entrance test dateAugust 11 to 23, 2022
Release of Preliminary answer keys, question papers, and response sheetAugust 23, 2022
Last date to object preliminary answer keyAugust 25, 2022
Declaration of CPGET resultsTo Be Announced

OUCET Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who want to apply for the exam must fulfil the OUCET eligibility criteria as quoted by Osmania University and are given below:

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • The candidate must belong to Telangana state only and they must fulfill Local and Non Local status.
  • The aspirants must have attained a minimum score of 40% in B.SC or B.A or any other equivalent examination.
  • Those who pass the exam of graduation with compartment can also apply provided they obtain at least 40% aggregate marks. 
  • SC and ST candidates must only have passed the qualifying exam.
  • No age limit is there for the candidates to apply for CPGET.

CPGET Application Form 2022

The application form has been released for the CPGET 2022. The candidates are advised to read the eligibility criteria carefully before applying online. No other mode will be accepted for submission of the OUCET application form. The candidates need to submit the form before the last date of closing the window. Let’s check some important points before going to fill the CPGET application form:

  • Before submitting of online application, the candidates must keep ready the scanned copies of latest passport size colour photograph, his / her signature, the certificates of caste, income (If applicable), Aadhaar number and PH certificate (If applicable). These scanned copies have to be uploaded while filling up online application.
  • The candidate has to log in to the website using their registration ID, registered mobile number and date of birth to fill and submit the Online Application.
  • Before submitting the online application, the candidate must view and verify the application to ensure that all the entries, including the uploaded photograph and the signature, are correct. The candidate must also take a printout of the application for future reference.
  • The candidate will be held personally responsible for any incorrect/ inconsistent entries in the online application form.
  • The University reserves the right to cancel the admission at any stage if the particulars furnished by the candidate are found to be incorrect.

OUCET Application Fee

The details related to the OUCET application fee are as under:

  • The application fee can be paid by the candidates through online mode.
  • The application fee amount for General category candidates is Rs. 800/-.
  • Those who come under the reserved category will have to submit Rs. 600/- as application fees.
  • For every additional subject, the applicants need to pay Rs. 450/-.
  • The candidates can pay the application fee through various modes like TS or AP online centres or debit card, credit card or net-banking.

OUCET (CPGET) Exam Centers

Osmania University will publish the list of OUCET Exam Centres on its web portal. The candidates need to select the test venue as per their preference and convenience during OUCET registration. The test centres are

  • Hyderabad West – Kukatpally, Patancheru and surrounding areas
  • Hyderabad North – Medchel, Gandimaisamma, Old Alwal and surrounding areas
  • Adilabad
  • Karimnagar
  • Khammam
  • Kodad
  • Hyderabad East – Mallapur, Ghatkesar and surrounding areas
  • Hyderabad South – L.B.Nagar, Hayathnagar, Karmanghat and surrounding areas
  • Nalgonda
  • Mahabubnagar
  • Warangal
  • Nizamabad

OUCET (CPGET) Exam Pattern 2022

The exam pattern of CPGET 2022 is prescribed by the university, and candidates must know about the same to prepare for the entrance test. The details related to the OUCET exam pattern are as under:

  • The entrance tests in all the subjects will be of 90 minutes duration and the question paper consists of 100 objective-type questions (multiple choice only) for 100 marks.
  • The entrance test will consist of any 3 or 4 varieties of objective type items such as analogies, classification, matching, comprehension of a research study/ experiment / theoretical point of view, etc., with multiple answers besides the usual multiple-choice items. The items will be framed only from the syllabus of the entrance test.
  • The pattern of the entrance test for Admission into M.Sc. Biochemistry, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Genetics and Microbiology is as follows. Candidates have to appear for a common entrance test, namely BCESFSG&M comprising of Part-A (Chemistry for 40 Marks) and Part-B (One of the optional studied at B.Sc. level among the optional subjects: Physics, Botany, Zoology, Genetics, Microbiology and Biochemistry) for 60 Marks.
  • The entrance test pattern for Admissions into M.Sc. Bio-Technology comprising of Part-A (Chemistry for 40 marks) and part-B (Bio-Technology for 60 Marks).

Subject-wise mark distribution for M.Sc. Biochemistry, forensic science, environmental science, genetics and microbiology 

Part AChemistry40
Part BPhysics, Zoology, Genetics, Botany, Microbiology, & Biochemistry60

Subject-wise mark distribution for M.Sc. Biotechnology

Part AChemistry40
Part BBiotechnology60

Click here to download the OUCET (CPGET) Exam Pattern.

OUCET (CPGET) Syllabus 2022

The syllabus of OUCET 2022 will not be the same for all the programs. Osmania University will publish the syllabus online, and the candidates must go through the same to learn about the subjects and topics from where the questions might come in the exam paper. The CPGET syllabus will be based on the exam and course selected by the applicants.

Click here to download OUCET (CGPET) Syllabus.

Preparation Tips for CPGET

The candidates are suggested to read the tips given below while preparing for OUCET (CPGET) 2022 exam:

  • Read about syllabus and exam pattern in detail
  • Make a proper study plan and follow it stringently
  • Revise the topics on a daily basis
  • Try to command on time management to finish the paper within deadline
  • Take good diet to stay healthy and fit
  • Take proper and adequate amount of sleep while preparing for the exam

OUCET Mock Test

Osmania University has already released the mock test for OUCET (CGPET) exam. This mock test is always helpful for the students to analyse themselves. Only the aspirants who have registered for the exam would be allowed to avail the facility of the OUCET Mock Test. The candidates can find the OUCET Mock Test Links from the official website. Here, they can check the direct link to access the mock test.

Click here to take OUCET Mock Test Link-1

Click here to take OUCET Mock Test Link-2

CPGET Admit Card 2022

The OUCET (CPGET) hall ticket will be issued by the university to only those candidates who will complete the application form and submit it successfully along with the application fee. The OUCET admit card consists the details like the candidate’s name, roll number, date of birth, address, date and time of exam, important instructions etc. To download the OUCET (CGPET) admit card, the candidates need to use their login credentials and password to access the link online.

The applicants need to carry the hall ticket at the time of the exam. No applicants will be allowed to enter the examination hall without an admit card. Along with the hall ticket, the candidates need to bring one valid photo identity proof to the exam centre.

CPGET Answer Key 2022

Osmania University has released the answer keys, question papers, and response sheet for CPGET 2022 on its official website. Candidates can download the question paper with answers from the direct links provided below:

SubjectsDownload Answer Key PDF
Question Paper & Answer KeyDownload CPGET Questions Paper with Answers
Response SheetCheck Candidate’s Response Sheet
Objection FormatDownload Objection Format

Candidates can also raise objections against the answer key until the last date. Candidates need to send their objections (if any) on the preliminary key in written with supporting documents at the office of the Convener, CPGET, DoA, Osmania University or sent to email id [email protected]

OUCET (CPGET) Result 2022

Osmania University announces the OUCET result right after the examination has been conducted through online mode. The candidates who have appeared for the exam can download the CPGET result in the form of a rank card. Candidates need to visit the website of the university and enter their registration number, date of birth and admit card number to access the CPGET result.

CPGET Cutoff 2022

The university publishes OUCET cutoff once the result is declared online. It is basically the minimum score attained by the candidates to get eligible for further rounds of OUCET (CPGET) admission. The minimum cut-off for OC or BC category to get selected for any program will be 25% of the entrance exam.

In case of reserved category, no minimum cut-off will be there. The CPGET cutoff will be decided on the grounds of various parameters like total number of candidates appearing for the exam, maximum marks, total number of seats and difficulty level of the exam.

OUCET (CPGET) Counselling 2022

The process of OUCET counselling will commence after the declaration of the result. The selected candidates will have to participate in an online counselling process to get admission into various programs. The applicants also need to pay the OUCET (CPGET) counselling fee via offline or online mode. They are also supposed to carry the below given documents for the purpose of verification:

  • Hall ticket
  • Rank card
  • SSC certificate
  • Original certificate
  • Transfer certificate
  • Community certificate
  • Proof of local or non-local status
  • Income certificate

OUCET Seat Allotment 2022

The seat allotment reservation for CPGET 2022 is as under:

Local and Non-local Candidates

  • There will be 85% reservation of seats for the local applicants
  • The rest 15% seats will be reserved for local and non-local candidates

Scheduled Class/ Scheduled Tribe Candidates

  • For Scheduled Tribe category candidates, 6 % reservation is there
  • For Scheduled Caste category candidates, 15 % reservation is there

OUCET (CGPET) Participating Institutes

The following are the participating universities under CGPET 2022:

  • Osmania University
  • Kakatiya University
  • Telangana University
  • Mahatma Gandhi University
  • Palamuru University
  • Satavahana University
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
  • Telangana Mahila Vishwa Vidyalayam, Hyderabad

General Instructions of CPGET 2022

  • Candidates should note that the Hall Tickets and Rank Cards have to be downloaded from the websites.
  • Schedules for exercising web based options, certificate verification and other related information will be made available only through websites. No personal intimation in this regard will be sent to the candidates either by post or by mail.
  • The entrance tests in all the subjects, (including M.P.Ed) will consist of 100 multiple choice objective type questions for 100 marks.
  • Candidates qualified in CPGET 2022 are eligible for admissions into Campus, Constituent and Affiliated colleges of Osmania, Kakatiya, Telangana, Mahatma Gandhi, Palamuru, Satavahana and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological Universities.
  • Notwithstanding anything contained in this Information Brochure, the rules and regulations that are in force in the University at the time of admissions shall be final and binding.

Click here to download the General Instructions CPGET.

FAQs on CPGET 2022

Check some of the commonly asked questions on OUCET (CPGET) 2022 below:

Q.1: When will CPGET notification 2022 be conducted?

Ans: Osmania University released the CPGET notification on June 06, 2022.

Q.2: What is the last date to apply for CPGET 2022?

Ans: Candidates could apply online for CPGET 2022 until July 04, 2022.

Q.3: When will CPGET 2022 be conducted?

Ans: Osmania University is conducting the CPGET exam from August 11 to 23, 2022.

Q.4: What is CPGET?

Ans: Osmania University conducts Common Post Graduate Entrance Tests for admission to various PG courses, PG Diploma courses, and 5 years Integrated programmes.

Q.5: What are the participating institutes for CPGET 2022?

Ans: Participating institutes are Osmania University, Kakatiya University, Telangana University, Mahatma Gandhi University, Palamuru University, Satavahana University, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, and Telangana Mahila Vishwa Vidyalayam.

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