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When it comes to choosing a university for higher studies, things can get complicated. You would be confused as to which the better college is, which the better course is, etc. It is a fact that DU JAT and CUCET are two of the best entrance exams for pursuing studies in Management. If you are confused about which exam is the better one to focus on, here are all the details about both.

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DU JAT

DU JAT or the Delhi University Joint Admission Test is a national level entrance exam conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to various programs offered by the 16 colleges affiliated to the Delhi University such as the Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS), Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis) and BA (Hons) in Business Economics. 

DU JAT Exam Pattern and Syllabus

The DU JAT exam pattern is given below:

Exam ModeOnline
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Exam Duration120 minutes
No. of Sections4
No. of Questions100
Language of ExamEnglish
Marking Scheme4 marks for every right answer-1 mark for every wrong answer

There are 4 sections in the DU JAT exam. They are:

  • Quantitative Ability
  • Reasoning and Analytical Ability
  • General English
  • Business and General Awareness

To further understand the difficulty level of the DU JAT exam, you need to know the topics covered in each of the sections. A table that will give you an idea of the same is given below:

SectionTopics Asked
Quantitative AbilityNumbers, Profit and loss, Fractions and decimals, ratio and proportion, graphs and pie chart
Reasoning and Analytical AbilityVerbal analogy, Word sequence, Terms and prepositions, Time sequence, Number series, Direction and distance, Verbal reasoning and Missing characters, Series, Venn diagrams, Arrangement and Ranking, Blood relations, Statement and Inference, Syllogism, Visual Reasoning, Clock, Analogy, Coding and Decoding.
General EnglishReading Comprehension, Synonyms & Antonyms, Fill in the blanks, Para-jumbles, One-word Substitutions, Correct usage of verbs, Idioms and Phrases, Proverbs and Prepositions, Parts of Speech, Analogy. 
Business and General AwarenessGeography, Economics, History, Politics, Current Affairs, Science, Computers, Books and Authors, Awards and Winners, Sports, Technology, Eminent Personalities, etc
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CUCET

CUCET Exam or Central Universities Common Entrance Test is jointly conducted by 14 central universities for admission in UG, PG, and Ph.D. courses across 120 cities in India. The exam is one of the major entrance exams in India. 

CUCET Exam Pattern and Syllabus:
Exam ModeOffline
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Exam Duration120 minutes
No. of Sections5
No. of Questions100
Language of ExamEnglish
Marking Scheme4 marks for every right answer-1 mark for every wrong answer

Question Paper Pattern: There will be a section A and a section B for the exam, the latter consisting of the questions from the domain knowledge which differs according to the course you are applying for, like BCom, Hotel Management, Mass Communication, etc. Section A will have the rest of the subjects.

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There are 5 sections in the CUCET exam. They are:

  • English Language
  • General Awareness
  • Mathematical Aptitude
  • Analytical Skills
  • Domain Knowledge

To further understand the difficulty level of the CUCET exam, you need to know the topics covered in each of the sections. The questions from the Domain Knowledge section test your basic knowledge in the specialization or course subject you are applying for and hence do not have a set syllabus. The syllabus of the general section A is given below:

SectionTopics Asked
English LanguageReading Comprehension, Synonyms & Antonyms, Fill in the blanks, Para-jumbles, One-word Substitutions, Sentence Correction, Idioms and Phrases, Proverbs and Prepositions, Parts of Speech, Analogy.
General AwarenessGeography, Economics, History, Politics, Current Affairs, Science, Computers, Books and Authors, Awards and Winners, Sports, Technology, Eminent Personalities, Taglines, Mergers, and Acquisitions, etc.
Mathematical Aptitude Number System, Profit and loss, ratio and proportion, Data Interpretation, Time and Work, Simple and Compound Interest, Percentage, Average and Allegation, Functions, Limits and Continuity, Logarithm, Trigonometry, Probability, Permutation and Combination, Binomial Theorem, Calculus, Complex Numbers, Complex Numbers, Coordinate Geometry.
Analytical SkillsAnalogy, Series, DirectionsNon-verbal reasoning, Series, Syllogism, Order and Ranking, Blood relations, Statement and Inference, Clock, Coding and Decoding, Data Sufficiency, Sitting Arrangement, Puzzles, Inequality, etc.

Hope this article gave you an idea about both the DU JAT and the CUCET exams. We wish you all the best in whichever exam you choose to focus on among these.

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