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PUCET Exam Pattern 2019: Check Detailed Exam Pattern, Marking Scheme & More For PUCET UG 2019


PUCET Exam Pattern: Panjab University will conduct the PUCET UG 2019 exam on 30th April 2019. The exam will be conducted to facilitate admission to B. Pharmacy (CBSS) and B.Sc. (Hons.) Courses at Panjab University. Candidates appearing for the exam must have a clear knowledge of the PUCET exam pattern 2019. Without proper knowledge of the PUCET UG exam pattern and PUCET UG syllabus, it is not possible to plan your preparation. Keeping this in mind, we are providing you with detailed information regarding PUCET exam pattern. All information regarding PUCET UG 2019, like number of subjects, number of questions, type of questions, marking scheme, time duration, etc. will be provided here. Read on to find out.

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PUCET Exam Pattern 2019

Before getting into the detailed PUCET exam pattern, let’s have an overview of PUCET UG 2019 exam.

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Exam NamePUCET UG 2019
Conducting AuthorityPanjab University
Frequency of ExamOnce a Year
Purpose of the ExamAdmission to UG Programs in the University
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOffline
Number of SubjectsDepends upon the Courses Opted – B. Pharmacy (CBSS) and B.Sc. (Hons.) Courses
Time Duration70 minutes per paper
Negative MarkingYes
Official Websitecetug.puchd.ac.in

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As you can see, PUCET UG 2019 will be conducted to select candidates for admission to B. Pharmacy (CBSS) and B.Sc. (Hons.) courses in the University.

The number of subjects in PUCET UG 2019 depends upon the PUCET programs you have applied for.

PUCET Exam Pattern 2019: Course-wise Subject Combination

The subject combination in PUCET UG 2019 for different courses are tabulated below:

CoursesPUCET UG Subject Combination
B.Pharm.PCB or PCM
AnthropologyPCB or PCM
Physics (with specialization in Electronics)
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PUCET Exam Pattern 2019: Marks Distribution

The section-wise PUCET marks distribution is tabulated below:

SubjectsTotal Number of Questions/Maximum MarksTime Duration
Physics60/12070 mins
Chemistry60/12070 mins
Biology60/12070 mins
Mathematics60/12070 mins

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  1. The time duration for each subject is 70 minutes. The total time duration for PCMB subject combination, i.e. for all four subjects is 4 hours and 40 minutes. For PCM or PCB subject combination, the total time duration is 3 hours and 30 minutes.
  2. Each section will have 60 questions each carrying 2 marks.
  3. There is negative marking of 1/4th for every wrong answer.
  4. The exam will be conducted in pen and paper-based mode.
  5. The question paper will be in English.

PUCET Exam Pattern 2019: Key Points

Some important points regarding PUCET UG exam pattern are as under:

  1. Candidates will have to answer the questions by marking on the OMR sheet.
  2. Candidates will have to darken the circles to mark the answer.
  3. The questions will be of objective type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
  4. Candidates can choose to attempt either PCM/PCB or PCMB papers.
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PUCET Exam Pattern 2019: PUCET Syllabus

Along with the knowledge of the PUCET exam pattern, candidates should also have the knowledge of the PUCET syllabus. The thorough knowledge of the PUCET exam pattern and PUCET syllabus will help you plan your studies.

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The PUCET UG exam will be based on Class 11 and Class 12 syllabi of Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Biology.

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We have now provided you with all the information regarding PUCET exam pattern and we hope you make the best use of it.

Make sure you finish the whole PUCET syllabus for UG and solve a sufficient number of PUCET practice questions. You can solve CBSE Class 11 and 12 PCM practice questions on Embibe which will help you in your preparation for PUCET UG 2019. These are available for free. So, make the best use of these resources and clear the exam with flying colors.

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