Key Items To Bring To Your CUET Exam Center

Key Items To Bring To Your CUET Exam Center
Key Items To Bring To Your CUET Exam Center

As you know, the CUET exam is around the corner, and you all must be confused about what to carry to your examination centre.

So, here is a guide to help you all tackle this confusion and stress!


things to carry to your cuet exam centre

Central University Entrance Exam (CUET) is one of the significant exams for getting admission in reputed colleges of India. It is currently a hot topic among students and universities for admission to UG courses.

As the CUET exam is approaching, you may have doubts regarding the exam day instructions. To make the exam day experience good, smooth and easier for you, Apna Adda is here to let you know what to carry and what not to carry to your exam center.

Things To Carry To CUET Exam Centre

things to carry to your cuet exam centre
Exam Centre

As you are going to appear for your CUET exam, ensuring you have all the necessary items is crucial and important for a successful exam experience.

Here is a list of things you are supposed to carry with yourself to the exam centre:

1) Admit Card

A clear admit card with self declaration must be carried with yourself. This is your ticket to the exam. Without admit card, you won't be allowed to appear for the exam in any situation. Make sure to print atleast two copies of admit card to be on the safer side. Read the instructions mentioned on the admit card very carefully, paying full attention.

2) Valid ID Proof

Any original photo IDs is needed to be carried with you, as it will be asked on the exam centre to confirm your identification. It can be Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Driving License, Voter ID, passport, etc. It is suggested that you carry your Aadhaar card, as it is most convenient ID for identification purpose.

3) Writing Materials

Make sure to carry a transparent pouch with yourself which contains a transparent pens, pencil, eraser and sharpener (nothing more).

4) Water Bottle

Carry a transparent water bottle with yourself (not a colorful one) to stay hydrated and keep anxiousness away.

5) 2-3 Passport-sized Photographs

Carry with yourself some passport sized photographs as it is asked on the centre for official work and to paste on your admit card.

6) PwBD Certificate-

If you belong to physically challenged category, please carry your PwBD certificate issued by authorized medical officer to the CUET exam centre.

Some Do's And Don'ts

As per the instructions and guidelines, here are some do's and don'ts for CUET exam day:

  • Wear simple and light clothes to the centre.
  • If you want to appear in exam in cultural or customary dress, report the exam centre atleast one hour before.
  • Wear slippers, as shoes are not permitted.
  • Carry your spectacles with you if you face vision-related issues.
  • Avoid carrying any electronic devices.
  • Wallet, purse, belts etc. should not be worn.
  • Don't carry any sheet of paper other than admit card.
  • Jewellery of any kind is not permitted. They will ask you to take it out at the exam centre, better you leave them at home.
  • Any kind of thread in the hands, legs or neck is also avoidable.
  • Don't carry a watch with you.


things to carry to your cuet exam centre
Exam Day

By ensuring that you have followed all the instructions given by the examination authority, you will be confident and you can reach the exam centre with peace of mind. Make sure to reach the exam centre before gate opening time, as there is a lot of traffic on exam days. Remember to double check the things you are going to carry to your CUET exam centre.

While not a tangible item, carry a sense of positivity within you, as it will help you tackle the exam successfully and will help you be calm throughout the test. If you have prepared well, it's going to be awesome. Check the official website of CUET for more information.


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