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Purvanchal University Common Admission Test 2020

Form Date: 16 Mar - 28 Apr 2020

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 16 Mar - 28 Apr 2020

PU CAT Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 200
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University (VBSPU)
  • Courses:MBA , MSc, MA
  • Streams:Management, Science, Arts

PU CAT 2020: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Admit Card

Updated On - November 8th 2019 by Brahmjeet Dagar

PU CAT 2020 (Purvanchal University Common Admission Test 2020) will be conducted by the Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University. PU CAT 2020 Can release notification in March 2020. This University level Entrance Test is conducted annually to offer various Postgraduate courses in various fields.

Courses offered by the University are mentioned below:

  • MBA (Finance)
  • MBA (HRD)
  • MBA (Agriculture- Business)
  • MBA (Control & Business Economics)
  • MBA (e-Commerce)
  • MBA (Environmental Science)
  • Masters in Human Resource Development
  • MA ( Mass Communication)
  • MA (Applied Psychology)
  • MSc (Bio-Chemistry
  • MSc (Biotechnology)
  • MSc (Micro- Biology)
  • Master of Computer Application

Candidates willing to appear in this exam must go through the complete article to know all about PU CAT 2020 

PU CAT 2020 Application Form

PU CAT 2020 Application Form will be available online on the official website of the University but needs to be submitted in the office. The only mode of filling up and submitting the application form is offline.

The forms will be available from the Third week of March 2020 and the online forms must be filled and submitted positively by the First week of June 2020 after which admit cards would be released for all the eligible candidates.

Application Fee

PU CAT Application Fee 2020 is given below category wise:

PU CAT Application Fee


Application Fee

General/OBC Candidates

Rs. 200/-

SC/ST Candidates

Rs. 150/-

Mode of Payment:

  • Candidates need to pay the Application Fee through Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of “Finance Officer, V. B. S. Purvanchal University, Jaunpur - 222003′.
  • It must be attached and submitted along with the application form.
  • Candidates must also write their name, contact details and course applied for on the backside of the Demand Draft.

PU CAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

PU CAT Eligibility Criteria 2020 is mentioned below for all sorts of Category students and education qualification needed:

Nationality - Candidates must be citizens of India to apply for PUCAT 2020.

Domicile - Certain domicile requirements will also be asked which candidates need to fulfil to be eligible for the entrance test.

Educational Qualification

  • MA: Undergraduate in any stream with a minimum of 45% aggregate is required.
  • MBA: Passed Bachelor degree in any discipline with a minimum of 45% aggregate for General/OBC from the recognized University (40% for SC/ST/OBC).
  • MSc: Passed Bachelor degree in the equivalent stream with a minimum of 50% marks.

PU CAT 2020 Admit Card

PU CAT Admit Card 2020 will be available from the First week of June 2020 after the submission of Application Form and students are requested to download it from the website and follow the basic guidelines mentioned:

  • Applicants are supposed to download their Admit Card from the Official website as the Admit Cards will not be sent by post to any candidate.
  • They must not forget to carry a government Photo ID proof for cross verification.
  • Candidates must take their Admit Cards to the examination centre without which they might be debarred.

PU CAT 2020 Exam Pattern

PU CAT Exam Pattern 2020 details are mentioned below with details like: mode of examination, duration of the examination, number and type of questions asked, the language in which the exam can be taken by the students etc.

PU CAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Examination

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Duration of Examination

180 minutes (3 hours)

No. of Questions asked


Type of Questions

MCQ (Objective)

Marking Scheme

+1 for Correct and NO Negative Marking

Medium of examination

English & Hindi

Total Marks




Section-wise division is mentioned below:



Normal Questions


Logical Reasoning



Data Interpretation





Total Questions


250 questions

PU CAT 2020 Syllabus

Data Interpretation:

  • Bar graph, Table, Pie chart, Case lets, Line graph etc.

Logical Reasoning:

  • Number series, Alphabet series. Eye of detail, Logical connectivity, Puzzles, Venn diagrams, Cubes, etc.


  • Candidates' proficiency in English based on comprehension passages and grammar. In the comprehension section, candidates will be questioned on their understanding of the passage and its central theme, vocabulary, etc. The grammar section requires correction of incorrect grammatical sentences, filling of blanks in sentences with appropriate words etc.
  • Antonyms, Analogies, Odd word out, Fill in the blanks, Idioms, Error spotting, Word substitution, the Sentence correction

PU CAT 2020 Result

VBSPU entrance exam result 2020 will be declared by the Third week of June 2020 and should be checked by all the candidates to know whether they have cleared it or not for further admission process.

Candidates must make sure that they carry their scorecard with them on the counselling day.

PU CAT 2020 Counselling

PU CAT 2020 Counselling will commence soon after the result declaration which is by the First week of July 2020 and students are requested to carry the below-mentioned documents on the counselling day:

  • Class 10, 12 and Bachelor’s degree Mark sheet and Passing Certificate
  • Transfer or Leaving certificate from college last attended
  • Migration Certificate
  • PU CAT 2020 Rank card and Admit Card
  • Proof of date of birth
  • Caste or Category certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Passport-sized photographs

PU CAT 2020 Preparation Tips

PU CAT Preparation Tips are mentioned below:

  • Keep time distribution, management of resources and various other important factors in mind during preparation.
  • Make notes of every topic as it will be easier to refer to notes than reading the whole topic.
  • Daily revision is an important aspect which will help the candidates to remember the topics studied.
  • Also, they must take proper rest.
  • Yoga/ Meditation should be done to manage stress.

PU CAT 2020 Highlights

Exam Name

PU CAT 2020

Conducting Body

Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University, Jaunpur


University Level



Official website


Exam Mode

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Exam Purpose

To offer admission in various Postgraduate Courses Offered by the University


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PU CAT Important Dates

PU CAT 2020 Form Date16 Mar - 28 Apr 2020
PU CAT 2020 Exam Date10 Jun 2020 (Tentative)
Result Date18 Jun 2020
Counselling02 Jul 2020

Purvanchal University Common Admission Test 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


1Analytical and Logical Ability1001100
2Data Interpretation1001100