Welcome to DU CATE 2014 Section. You will find here Delhi University (DU) Common Aptitude Test for English (CATE) 2014 Eligibility Criteria, Entrance Exam Date/Schedule, Application Form, Admit Card, Syllabus & Results etc. online. This exam is conducted to identify suitable candidates for English courses in colleges in and around Delhi for 500-600 seats.
Common Aptitude Test for English (CATE):
In today’s scenario proficiency in English language is mandatory wherever we go across the globe.
This entrance exam is conducted by Delhi University to admit the students in various English courses in Delhi colleges.
The residents of Delhi & non residents of Delhi can also take up this examination.
There are 17 colleges admit students based on this exam for nearly 500-600 seats.
There is no age limit for taking up is exam.
The only criteria are that candidate must obtain 60% of marks in English during their higher secondary examination.
The applications will be generally available in the month of May.
The last date of receipt of application will be last day in the month.
The examination will take place during the month of June & results will be announced in the last week of /June.
The day after the examination result has been published the cut off mark will be announced.
The application can be availed by sending a request to Registrar , Delhi University with a demand drat of Rs.300/- from State Bank of India in favour of Registrar , Delhi University”.
As such there is no particular / specific syllabus for this examination.
The questions will be asked to test the aptitude of candidates in literature.
CATE 2014 Important Dates:
CATE 2014 application form starts from Mid May
last date for availability of CATE 2014 application form: June 1st Week
CATE 2014 Entrance Exam Date: June 2nd Week
CATE 2014 Eligibility:
CATE is Common Aptitude Test for English which is conducted by Delhi University. This test is conducted for admission for B.A. English (Hons) in 12 colleges affiliated to Delhi University. This CATE score is accepted by those colleges for admission.
CATE 2014 Eligibility Criteria:
Candidates must have passed higher secondary exam (10+2) or its equivalent exam from state/ national board.
Candidates must have minimum of 60% marks in English subject.
Candidate must also have minimum of 60% marks in best four subjects (including English).
Candidates waiting for results are also eligible to apply.
SC/ ST/ PH are exempted from writing CATE and admission will be given as per university rule.
At the time of admission, OBC candidate will be given a relaxation of 10 marks in CATE score.
Candidates get download CATE Admit Card 2014 from Delhi University Official website. Delhi university will upload Common Aptitude Test for English (CATE) 2014 Admit Card online on their main official website . Candidates who will be going to attend CATE 2014 Entrance exam, they need to visit Delhi university official website and get download their admit card online.
How to avail CATE 2014 Application Form:
The most uniqueness of this exam & also only criteria to take up the exam, the applicants must attain 60% of marks in English during their higher secondary examination. The concept of age restriction doesn’t apply in this exam.
The application can be brought by sending a request to Registrar , Delhi University .The examination fee of Rs.300/- should paid in the form of demand draft drawn from State Bank of India in favour of Registrar , Delhi University.
The applications will be availed in the month of May The last date for filled application will be 31st of May. The exam will commences in June .The results will be declared in the last week of June & after a day later the cut off marks will be announced by the university. As such there are no specific topics to be asked in exam. The question asked in the examination will test the candidate’s knowledge in English literature.