Table of Contents
- What is UPSEE?
- UPSEE 2020 Overview
- Eligibility Criteria
- Application Form
- Important Documents
- Exam Marking Scheme
- Question Papers
- Frequently Asked Questions about UPSEE
What is UPSEE?
UPSEE (Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination) is an entrance exam for candidates seeking admission to the first year of B.Tech., B.Arch., B.Pharm., B.Des., B.Voc., BFAD, BHMCT, MBA, MCA, M.Tech., M. Arch., and M.Pharm Courses. Candidates can also pursue lateral entries for the second year of B.Tech., B.Pharm., and MCA.
UPSEE 2020 Overview
|Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination – Overview|
|Conducting Authority||Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh|
|Last date for submitting the application||31st May 2020 [extended]|
|UPSEE exam date||20 September 2020|
|Number of colleges accepting UPSEE||~261 colleges|
|Courses||B.Tech., B.Arch., B.Pharm., B.Des., B.Voc., BFAD, BHMCT, MBA, MCA, M.Tech., M. Arch., and M.Pharm|
|Question Type||Multiple Choice Questions*|
|Mode of examination||Offline – OMR methodology|
|Total number of questions||150|
|Duration of exam||180 minutes|
* Part B of Paper-3 will not carry Multiple Choice Questions
UPSEE Eligibility Criteria
- Age Limit: There is no age limit for candidates that wish to appear for UPSEE
- Educational Qualification:
- Candidates that have cleared their class 12 in any year are eligible to apply. Students who are appearing for their class 12 examination are also eligible to apply.
- Candidates must have secured at least 45% marks in their class 12 examination.
- Number of Attempts: Moreover, there are no limits on the number of times a candidate attempts the exam.
- Compulsory Subjects: Candidates have to clear their qualifying exam, viz., the 10+2 examination or its equivalent with the following subject combination:
|Course||Compulsory Subjects||Additional Subjects|
|B.Tech/ MCA/ M.Tech||Mathematics and physics||Chemistry/ Technical vocational subjects /Biotechnology /Biology|
|B.Tech (Biotechnology)||Mathematics (OR) biology and physics||Biology/ Biotechnology. chemistry/ Technical Vocational Subject|
|B.Arch||Mathematics, chemistry and physics|
|B. Pharm.||Chemistry and physics||Biology/ Mathematics|
|BHMCT/ BFA/ B Voc/ B. Des/ MBA-integrated||Any discipline|
As UPSEE features multiple courses – select your course of interest to view complete details on eligibility criteria.
UPSEE Application Form
The UPSEE application form was released on 27 January 2020, the last date to submit the application form is 31 May 2020 [extended]. The application form for all relevant courses is available on UPSEE’s official website: http://www.upsee.nic.in.
While filling up the application form, candidates are required to upload relevant documents. They have to ensure that the documents conform to the specifications set by the board.
|Photograph||Size limit: Between 10KB to 100KB|
|Dimensions: 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm|
|Format: JPEG/ JPG|
|Background Colour: White/ Off-white|
|Signature||Size limit: Between 3 KB to 30KB|
|Dimensions: 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm|
|Format: JPEG/ JPG|
UPSEE Application Fee
Candidates can pay the UPSEE application fee through online mode only. The fee for various categories are as follows:
|OBC/ EWS/ General||INR 1,300|
|SC/ ST/ PWD/ Female candidates||INR 650|
UPSEE Selection Process
After the results are declared for the UPSEE Exam, students are allotted ranks on the basis of their merit. The candidates will then have to undergo counselling, where they will be allotted available seats in select colleges on the basis of their rank.
UPSEE – Important Documents to Carry on Exam Day
Ensure that the following documents are brought to the examination hall without fail:
- Admit card
- Original ID proof (PAN card, Aadhaar card or Voter ID)
UPSEE Admit Card – Download Procedure
- To download UPSEE admit card, candidates must visit the official website of UPSEE.
- On the homepage, a link to download the admit card will be provided
- After clicking on the link, candidates will be required to enter their application number and password.
- Click submit.
- The admit card will then appear on the screen. Candidates must right click on the page and select the “Save as” option. Ensure that the format selected is .PDF and then click “Save.” The admit card will then be downloaded on to the candidate’s local machine.
Candidates have to go through UPSEE syllabus thoroughly and plan their studies.
Syllabus: B.Tech / B.Tech Lateral Entry
UPSEE Exam Marking Scheme
The marks awarded for each question is as follows:
UPSEE Exam Marking Scheme [BTech/ BTech (Agriculture Engineering)]
UPSEE Exam Marking Scheme for Paper 2 [BTech (Bio-Technology)]
UPSEE Exam Marking Scheme for Paper 3 [BTech (Agriculture Engineering)]
UPSEE Exam Marking Scheme for Paper 5 [BTech 2nd Year (Lateral Entry)]
UPSEE Question Papers
The 2020 UPSEE Question papers with detailed solutions will be uploaded soon.
Frequently Asked Questions on UPSEE
What is UPSEE?
UPSEE is an entrance exam for candidates seeking admission to the first year of B.Tech., B.Arch., B.Pharm., B.Des., B.Voc., BFAD, BHMCT, MBA, MCA, M.Tech., M. Arch., and M.Pharm Courses. It is conducted by the Uttar Pradesh State government.
How to register for UPSEE?
Candidates have to download the application form from UPSEE’s official website: http://www.upsee.nic.in. Ensure that the form is submitted or on before last date.
When is the date of the UPSEE exam?
The exam is scheduled to be held on 20 Sept 2020.
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