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Patna University Entrance Exam 2020

Form Date: 02 Apr - 23 May 2020

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 02 Apr - 23 May 2020

PUEE Basic Information

  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Courses:MSc, MA, B.Ed., M.COM, BA (Hons.)
  • Streams:Commerce, Science, Arts, Education

PUEE 2020 - Exam Dates, Syllabus, Admit Card, Counselling

Updated On - October 12th 2019 by Akanksha Srivastava

PUEE 2020 also known as Patna University Entrance Exam 2020 will be conducted by Patna University to seek admission into regular/ self-financing PG, UG, PG Diploma and Research courses. Patna University has 10 constituent colleges which offer degree and Diploma programs in various field. The university also offers distance education courses. The application form can be filled online and submitted at the respective departments of the university.

  • Admission into BA, B.Sc, BSW, B.Com, B.Li.I.Sc, BBA, BFA and other Bachelor courses are based on candidates’ performance in Patna University Common Entrance Test (PUCET).
  • For B.Ed and LL.B courses, the university conducts BEET and BLET exams in the field respectively.
  • For MCA, M.Sc, MA, ML.Li.I.Sc, M.Com and MSW courses, the university conducts separate entrance tests.
  •  For MA (PMIR/ Rural Studies) and MBA, the candidates have to qualify in CAT/ MAT/ ATMA/ JMET followed by GD and PI.
  • For M.Ed and LL.M courses, Patna University conducts MEET and MLET tests respectively.
  • For Doctorate program, Patna University conducts PhD Admission Test (PAT).
  • UGC NET/ CSIR NET/GATE/MHRD Scholarships/Teacher Fellowship/DBT/ICMR/ICAR/DST-INSPIRE/CSSIR or ICHR qualified candidates can also apply for PhD.

PUEE 2020 Admission Process

In order to apply for Patna university undergraduate and post-graduate courses the following steps are needed to be fulfilled by the candidates.

Process of filling the form is as under :

  • Step 1: Candidates need to first visit the official website.
  • Step 2: Then, they are required to click on the link of "Online Application form".
  • Step 3: After clicking on the above-link, candidates will have to click on “Registered User” or “New User”.
  • Step 4: If the candidate is a registered user, then he/she can enter their Login ID and Password just.
  • Step 5: If the candidate is registering for the first time, he/she will be required to enter all the relevant details which is mandatory.
  • Step 6: After entering all the details, candidates will get a link on the e-mail and an OTP will be sent.

Filling up of Online Application Form:

  1. After verification, the candidates would be allowed to fill the application process.
  2. Candidates will then have to enter their details and then they are required to upload the scanned image of the photograph and signature as mentioned in instructions.
  3. After that, candidates will have to pay the application fee whatever is described. Candidates can pay the application fee using Debit Card / Credit Card or can use Net Banking. After submitting the application form, candidates can take a printout of their filled Application Form for the future purpose.

Documents required to fill Patna University Admission Form 2020:

  • Original TC / CLC
  • Original Marks Sheet of 10+2 Examination
  • Migration Certificate
  • Original Caste Certificate (for reserved category)

PUEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

For those who are interested in getting admissions in the UG courses & PG courses have to fulfil all the criteria of Patna University before headinf forward. Check the criteria as per the courses selected.

To seek admission into UG courses, the eligibility criteria are as follows:




B.A. (Hons.)

Should have obtained not less than 45% at the Intermediate examination in the subject for (Hons.); Or

Should have passed the Intermediate examination in Science or Commerce with not less than 45% marks in the aggregate.

B.Sc. (Hons.)

Should have passed not less than 45% marks at the Intermediate Examination in the subject offered for Hons. study

B.Com. (Hons.)

Should have passed the Intermediate examination in commerce with not less than 45% marks in the commerce subject/ group of subjects; Or

Should have passed the Intermediate examinations in Arts or Science and must also be eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) course if he/she has obtained a minimum of 50% aggregate marks

PUEE 2020 Admit Card

Patna University issues the admit card for Undergraduate and Post Graduate Courses in the online mode only in May end. Candidates have to visit the official website to obtain the admit card. It is mandatory to take the admit card along with a valid ID proof to the examination centre.

There will be numerous things mentioned on PUEE 2020 Admit Card such as the name of the candidate, date and time of the examination, complete address of the exam centre, photograph and signature of the candidate. 

PUEE 2020 Exam Pattern

The candidates who applied for Patna University admission 2020 had to go through the exam pattern very carefully  :


Total marks

Total number of questions

Question type


B.A. (Hons)



Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)

Two hours

(120 minutes)

B.Com (Hons.)

B.Sc. (Hons.)

PUEE 2020 Syllabus




B.A. (Hons)

General Knowledge and Aptitude Test


Questions related to all major subjects of Humanities & Social Sciences


B.Com (Hons.)

General Knowledge and Aptitude Test


Questions related to the subject


B.Sc. (Hons.)

General Knowledge and Aptitude Test








PUEE 2020 Counselling

The schedule of PUEE 2020 interview will be released after the result. Patna University admission 2020 counselling session is very crucial for the students because this is the stage where they will get to know more about their respective university department and institutions. The head of the department will make the candidates acquainted with the rules, regulations and updates of their respective department.

It is important to carry all the original documents with yourself with the photostats for hassle-free documentation and verification process.

PUEE 2020 Highlights

Name of Examination


Patna University Common Entrance Test

Conducting body


Patna University, Bihar

Mode of Examination


Offline( Pen-paper mode)

Level of Examination





Two hours

Exam Centre


Patna University, Bihar


For UG: Based on Patna University CET

For PG: Based on previously qualified exams


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PUEE Important Dates

PUEE 2020 Form Date02 Apr - 23 May 2020

Patna University Entrance Exam 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking: