Information about GCUCAT 2024 (Phase-I)

Girijananda Chowdhury University (GCU), Assam is conducting a common admission test (GCUCAT 2024) for the academic session 2024-25 for admission into various undergraduate programs under GCU, Assam.

Important Dates for Girijananda Chowdhury Common Admission Test 2024 (GCUCAT 2024) (Phase-I):

Online submission of Application Form: 23.04.2024 to 25.05.2024

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Downloading of Admit Card: Will be announced later on the University website https://gcuniversity.ac.in

Date(s) of Examination: 26th May 2024

Duration of Examination: 120 minutes (02:00 Hrs)

Timing of Examination: 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 PM

Centre of Examination:  GCUCAT- 2024 will be conducted in the following two places:

  1. GCU main campus at Azara, Guwahati, PIN-781017
  2. GCU Tezpur Campus at Dekargaon, Tezpur, Assam.

Declaration of Result: Will be announced on the University website https://gcuniversity.ac.in within 7 days of the Admission Test.

Candidates are advised to carry only the following items into the examination venue:

  1. A clear printout of the Admit Card.
  2. A blue/black ball Point Pen.
  3. Any one of the authorized photo IDs (must be original, valid, and non-expired) – School Identity Card/ PAN card/ Driving License/ Voter ID/ Passport/ Aadhaar Card (With photograph)/E-Aadhaar with photograph/ Ration Card with photograph/ Class 12 Board Admit Card with photograph/ Bank Passbook with Photograph.
  4. Candidates are NOT allowed to carry any other item except above mentioned items in the Examination Hall/Room


MODE OF EXAMINATION GCUCAT 2024 is planned to be conducted in Pen Paper mode.

MEDIUM OF QUESTION PAPERS OF GCUCAT2024 will be conducted in English.


Total marks of the Question Paper: 100

Question paper pattern: MCQ based, consists of two parts-

Part A: 50 marks:  Reasoning and Analytical Ability, General Awareness, General English (common to all)

Part B: 50 marks:  Domain based (Syllabus is based on 10+2 level of CBSE/State Board)

There will be no negative marking for any wrong answer.

Mere appearance in the Entrance Test or securing pass marks at the test does not entitle a candidate to be considered for admission to the Programme unless he/she fulfils the Programme wise eligibility conditions of the University.


1. Candidates are advised to report at the Examination Centre well in time i.e. 30 minutes before commencement of the examination.

2. The candidate must show the Admit Card for GCUCAT 2024 printed from the university website for admission in the examination room/hall. A candidate who does not possess a valid Admit Card and authorized Photo ID shall not be permitted to take the examination.

3. For any query or issues regarding examination, the candidates may contact the Mobile Numbers available on the website.