This exam is the first single gateway for admission to degree programs in central universities. Official data available with the National Testing Agency (NTA), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Education, shows that 90 universities, which are using CUET scores for admissions this year, have received 58.5 thousand sole· requests
Of these, 26.4 lakh have been received by just 13 universities. All the 13 universities except one (Rajiv Gandhi University) are located in Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana and Rajasthan.
With 6.63 lakh, the centrally-run University of Delhi has the highest number of applications, followed by Banaras Hindu University (4.34 lakh) and Allahabad University (2.62 lakh).
However, once the results are announced, all the action will shift to each of the universities, which will conduct their own admissions based on the merit lists prepared based on the applicants’ CUET score. Out of 90 universities, only 14 have been ranked in NIRF 2022. Here is the complete list of participating universities, their total number of applications and their corresponding NIRF 2022 score (if any) to help -you to make a better choice”