DAVV CET 2021 - Admissions, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Admit Card & Counselling


Devi Ahilya University (DAVV), Indore, is one of the famous universities in the country. Founded in 1964, the university is located in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. It offers UG, PG, and Research level courses in various streams such as Science, Arts, Commerce, Law, Management, Music, Languages, etc. For admission to these courses, candidates are required to pass the entrance examination, DAVV CET. This article covers various details related to the DAVV CET 2021, such as important dates, pattern, syllabus, application process, previous year question paper of DAVV CET, admit card, result, etc. The university is a NAAC ‘A’ grade university. Some quick facts about the University are:

Type of institute

State University



Approved by



Government/ Public

Some of the common points for admission to the university and affiliated colleges are:

  • The admission process begins in May and continues till July/August.
  • A 5% relaxation is offered to students of reserved categories.
  • Admission to some courses is done through entrance exams.
  • Both full-time and part-time courses are available.

Admission to research courses (M.Phil. and Ph.D.) is done through the entrance exam - DET - conducted by the university. While the admission to UG and PG level courses is done via written test and counselling. Merit-based admission is also offered for some courses. Here are the details about the DAVV Entrance Exam (CET - Common Entrance Test) for admission to UG and PG courses.

DAVV CET 2021 - Highlights

Exam Name


Exam conducting authority

Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore

Official website


Exam level

State Level

Exam Occurrence

Once in a year

Exam Mode


Exam duration

2 hours

HelpDesk Number


DAVV CET 2021 Latest UpdateThe application process for DAVV CET 2021 will begin in May 2021. However, the notification for the DAVV CET is yet to be announced. Keep a check on the official website.

DAVV CET Exam 2021 Important Dates

The entrance exam is common for UG and PG courses and is conducted on the same day. The only difference will be in the type of questions. So, the schedule for UG and PG admission will be the same. Thus, the important dates are as follows:

DAVV CET 2021 Events

Important Dates (Tentative)

Notification release date

2nd week of May 2021

Online application process begins

2nd week of May 2021

Online application process ends

4th week of June 2021

Admit card availability

1st week of July 2021

DAVV CET 2021 exam

2nd week of July 2021

DAVV CET Result declaration

3rd week of July 2021

DAVV CET Counselling

1st week of August 2021

DAVV CET Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

The DAVV Common Entrance Tests will be conducted in a single slot. Candidates are required to select their group for the examination as per the course they are interested in. The questions are asked as per the topics studied in the qualifying exam. The pattern for the exam is similar. Here are the groups for different courses:



B.Com (Hons.), BA (Journalism), Integrated MBA, BA LLB

Group A1

M.Tech., MCA, B.Pharma, B.Sc.

Group A2

MBA, M.Com., MA (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Group B1

M.Sc. and LLM

Group B2

Mention the group while filling the application form.

CET Exam Pattern

The CET exam will be conducted online for 2 hours duration. Here are the details:

Exam Mode - Online

Number of Questions - Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Type of Questions - 100

Language of Question Paper - English

Marking Scheme - 4 marks for every correct response, and 1 mark will be deducted for an incorrect response.

Referring to the previous year question paper of DAVV CET, we have provided you with a clear idea about the exam pattern with the type of questions, the difficulty level of questions, frequently asked topics, etc.

DAVV Exam Syllabus

The CET exam will have questions from the subjects studied in the qualifying exam (10+2 or Graduation level). Questions will also be asked from Quantitative Aptitude, Verbal Ability, DI and Reasoning. The syllabus for each group is mentioned on the official website.

DAVV CET Exam 2021 Eligibility

Age Limit

  • The upper age limit for male candidates is 23 years (for UG courses) and 28 years (for PG courses).
  • No upper age limit for female candidates and those applying for MBA (HA) and LLM courses.
  • The upper age limit for differently-abled candidates is 30 years (for UG courses) and 35 years (for PG courses).
  • Relaxation of three years in the upper age limit will be provided to those belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC and differently-abled categories.
  • The minimum age limit for the B.Pharma course is 17 years.

Educational Qualification for UG Admissions



B.Com (Hons)

10+2 Commerce/ Science with 50% marks


10+2 (any stream) with 50% marks

BSW and B.Voc.

10+2 (any stream) with 45% marks


10+2 with 50% marks (Mathematics as compulsory subject)


10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, English, Biology/ Maths with 50% marks


Bachelor (any stream) with the second division

Educational Qualification PG Admissions




Graduation (any stream) with 50% marks

MBA (Hospital Administration)

BBA (HA), BDS, B.Sc. (Nursing), B.Pharm, MBBS with 50% marks

MBA (Business Analytics)

Graduation (any stream) with 50% marks and Mathematics at 10+2 level

M.Sc. (Data Science and Analytics)

Graduation with Physics/ Maths/ Statistics/ Computer Science as a major subject or BCA/ BE/ B.Tech. with 50% marks


Graduation (Commerce/ Science) with 50% marks


Bachelor degree (any stream) with 50% marks


LLB or BA LLB with 55% marks


B.LIB.Sc. with second division

DAVV CET Exam 2021 Application Process

The application process for the entrance exam tentatively begins in May. The last date for application submission will be in June 2021. The application forms can be submitted online mode via the official website. Here are the steps to submit the DAVV application form:

  • Visit the official website at - https://www.dauniv.ac.in.
  • Click on the ‘Admissions’ tab.
  • Click on the ‘UDT Admissions’ option.
  • Now, click on the ‘Appy Online’ link.
  • Complete the application form by providing education, personal, and other details.
  •  Make the application fee payment.
  • Take a print of the confirmation page for future references.

Application Fee

The application fee for both UG and PG courses is the same. Interested candidates are required to pay ₹ 1500 as the application fee.

Mode of Payment

The application fee can be paid through both offline as well as online mode. Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking can be used for online fee payment, and challan can be drawn at any SBI branch for offline fee payment.

Other Details

DAVV CET UG Admit Card

DAVV Undergraduate admit card will be released in the first week of July 2021. Registered candidates can download the admit card using the registration number and password. The admit cards will be available only on the official website. It is a mandatory document for making entry to the examination hall.

DAVV CET PG Admit Card

DAVV Postgraduate admit card will be released in the first week of July 2021 on the official website. Candidates can download their admit cards using their respective log-in credentials. Carry the admit card along with the required documents to the examination centre for appearing in the exam.

DAVV Exam Result 2021

The DAVV Result of the CET exam will also be announced online in the third week of July 2021. Candidates can check their result through the official website. After the result declaration, the candidates' merit/ rank list and scorecards will also be released.

DAVV Counselling 2021

Qualified candidates are required to appear for the DAVV counselling process for admission. Candidates will be called for the counselling process as per their merit/ rank in the exam.

DAVV CET Exam 2021 - FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

DAVV CET is conducted for admission to both UG and PG level courses offered by the University. Here are the frequently asked questions related to the exam:

Q: When will the application form release?

The application forms for DAVV CET 2021 will be released in the second week of May 2021.

Q. What will be the mode of application submission?

The applications can be submitted online through the official website.

Q. Is there any scholarship scheme?

Yes, the University offers Merit as well as Need-Based Scholarships.

Q. Is there any relaxation in the age limit for admission?

Yes, a three years relaxation in the upper age limit will be given to reserved category candidates.

Q: When will the Common Entrance Test be conducted?

The entrance test will be held in the second week of July 2021.

Q. Are there any seats for foreign nationals?

Yes, 15% of seats are reserved for foreign nationals in all the courses.