Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Eligibity Criteria

# Dec 18, 2021 by Harshita Nandal

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Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria:

The Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria is necessary for students to read before doing registration for the examination.

The Eligibility Criteria is important for any examination because even if a candidate does not fulfil a single criterion of the eligibility criteria declared for the examination, then the candidate is not allowed to appear for the examination or even after appearing for the examination and clearing the same the admission through the examination stands cancelled or void.


The Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria in detail are as follows: 




  • Candidate must have passed class 12th or equivalent from any recognized Central or State Board/ University.
  • Candidate appearing for class 12th are also eligible to apply for Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam


Minimum Marks Requirement

  • There is no minimum marks requirements as such to be eligible for the examination, however the participating colleges can have their own minimum marks requirement for admissions to particular courses. Do check their official website for the same.

Subject Requirements

Students having any subject’s combination in Class 12th or equivalent are eligible for the examination. For particular courses though subject requirements are there as specified by the Ministry of Education.


Student must have been born on or before March 31, 2006


Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Important Points:

  • It is a Computer Based Test and can be attempted from Home/office or at Test centres as per student’s convenience.
  • There is individual time limit for each section.
  • There is no negative marking.
  • A Student can attempt the Examination a maximum of 3 times in a year keeping minimum 15 days gap between each attempt.
  • For each new attempt the Students will have to register and pay the exam fee each time.
  • Students can also reschedule their examination, although it has to be done at least 48 hours before the exam and for each rescheduling a Fee of INR 500 will be charged.


Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Key Points:

Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam Full Form

Pearson Undergraduate Entrance Exam

Conducting Body

Pearson VUE

Exam Level


Mode of Application


Mode of Exam


Exam Duration

120 Minutes

Exam Frequency

18th October, 2021 to 31st August, 2022

Score Validity

Same Academic year

Number of Questions

108 + 1 Essay

Questions Type

Multiple Choice Questions and 1 Essay

Application Fee

₹1750 + Taxes (USD $23.74)

Total Seats Offered


Accepting Colleges

More than 100 Private Universities and Colleges.

Official Website




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Harshita Nandal
Harshita Nandal

Harshita Nandal has worked as a Creative head in Mitrakshar, University of Delhi. She has done her Graduation from the University of Delhi in English Honours. In her free time, she prefers to play the guitar, take short walks in between work and loves to watch Korean dramas. Currently, she is an author at Educere India to fulfil the desire of her passion for writing.