UPSEE 2021 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

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Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam [UPSEE]

UPSEE - Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam

Like every state has their own entrance exam to get college admissions done so as even UPSEE is a State level Exam conducted by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University also known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UTP) and is said to be the highly considered exam of India. Through UPSEE candidates could get seats for courses like engineering, management and pharmacy programs also for few of the PG level courses.

UPSEE syllabus varies based on the course candidates are willing to choose as their stream, it is basically pen and paper based test that is offline mode different slots can be selected based on the applied courses. To be considered that UPSEE counselling will be conducted at the same time for all UG programs.

For seeking admissions for the courses through lateral entry UPSEE is considered and based on that allotment of seats will be done. Nearly 1.5 lakhs students appear for this entrance exam every year and are conducted across 148 centres in the state.

UPSEE counselling is done on basis of candidate’s performance in the exam, followed by locking the choice and processing with the process of UPSEE applications and then admissions to the college. While filling the application form candidates have a choice of marking 3 cities as examination centres. The university has got UPSEE correction facility for making any changes in the application form on the specified dates only.

Affair Details


Exam Name

Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam (UPSEE)

Exam Mode

Offline and Online

Application Mode


Exam Prevalence

Once a year

Exam Level

State Level


English and Hindi

For the course

UG and PG courses

Age Limit

There is no age limit

Marks for correct answer

4 marks

Negative marking

no negative markings

Type of questions



Courses offered:

  • UG Courses – B.Arch., B.Pharm., B.Tech, B.Des., BFA & BFAD, BHM&CT
  • PG Courses – MCA & MCA(Integrated), MBA & MBA(Integrated)

UPSEE 2021 Exam Date

UPSEE Examination plan constitutes of important dates which include availability of admit card, application form, and cut-off, answer key, result, counselling etc. following these, candidates will be able to prepare accordingly for examination. For each of the paper the exam will be held in different slots.


UPSEE Dates (Tentative)

UPSEE Online application begins

Last week of January

UPSEE Last date of online application

2nd week of March

UPSEE Admit card download

Last week of April

UPSEE Examination date

2nd week of May

UPSEE Result announcement

Second week of June

UPSEE Counselling

In the month of June

UPSEE Application Correction Date

From 2nd week of March to 1st week of April


Take a look at scheduled UPSEE exam slots for each paper:

Paper 1: B.Tech – 11:30am to 02:30pm

Paper 2: B.Tech (Biotechnology) - 11:30am to 02:30pm

Paper 3: B.Arch. and B.Des - 03:00 pm to 05:00 pm

Paper 4: General Aptitude - 09:00 am to 11:00 am

Paper 5: BSc Lateral Entry and MCA - 09:00 am to 11:00 am

Paper 6: MBA, MCA - 03:00 pm to 05:00 pm

Paper 7: Pharmacy - 09:00 am to 11:00 am

Paper 8: B.Tech Lateral Entry for Diploma Holders - 09:00 am to 11:00 am

UPSEE 2021 Eligibility criteria

Candidates willing to apply for UPSEE need to be aware of eligibility criteria and it differ for the course you choose. The basic eligibility goes as

  • Candidates applying for under graduation courses will have to be 12th board passed
  • Candidates willing to pursue post-graduation must hold bachelor’s degree
  • Also those candidates willing to get through later entry should have been from relevant background.
  • There is nothing as age limits any aspiring candidates can apply for the exam and are allowed to process with the admissions.
  • Indian citizens and International candidates are eligible to apply for the examination


Eligibility Criteria

B.Tech, B.Des and Integrated MCA

Passed in 12th board with Physics and Maths as mains also choosing one from Biology/Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Technical Vocational subject. Minimum 45% is required

B.Tech (Biotechnology)

Passing in 12th board is necessary keeping PCB as mains


10+2 passed with physics and chemistry as core subjects and optional in rest minimum 45% marks is must


12th qualified keeping physics and mathematics as main subjects with 50% marks

BFA, BHMCT, BFAD and MBA (Integrated)

qualification must be 12th passed despite of any stream but there must be 45% marks


For MBA, bachelor's degree despite of any discipline and for MCA candidates should have passed graduation level and minimum 50% aggregate is necessary

B.Pharm - LE

Candidates with diploma in pharmacy can apply

B.Tech - LE

Diploma completed or B.Sc. Graduated students can apply


BCA or B.Sc. Degree holders are eligible

UPSEE 2021 Application Form & fees

UPSEE Application form has to be filled in the online mode that is in the official website of UPSEE. Candidates need to follow few steps and are advised to be aware of notification given in the website before filling fill the application form.

How to apply for UPSEE?

Step 1: Registration of UPSEE

  • In the UPSEE official website click on Application form for any of the courses
  • The application form will be displayed on the screen
  • Enter the candidates name, DOB, mobile number, Email ID and create a password
  • To the registered phone number or e-mail the application number will be sent

Step 2: Fill UPSEE Application Form

  • Login by using the sent UPSEE application number and password
  • By filling the qualification details like year of passing, name of the board and percentage go ahead to fill personal details
  • Choose the course you want to apply and select the exam centre according your preference
  • Carefully fill the application form so that there are no mistakes made such that the information will be seen on UPSEE admit card

Step 3: Upload Photograph and Signature

After filling the personal details and qualification details candidates need to scan the passport size photograph and signature further upload the scanned images of the same

Step 4: UPSEE Application Fee Payment

UPSEE registration fee has to be cleared online mode through Debit/Credit or net banking so the fee is different for different categories, by making the payment UPSEE application process will be closed


UPSEE Application Fee


INR 1300


INR 650


Application form correction of UPSEE

Before the admit card is released there will be UPSEE application form correction window open for candidates to make any changes. Candidates need to log in to the UPSEE website through application number and password and steps goes as

Only in the certain fields the corrections can be made, if candidates have completed all the steps of filling the form will be eligible for correction procedure.

If there are changes to be made in caste category and gender there would be variation in application fee rather than that there is no additional charges made for making other changes in the form

UPSEE 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

UPSEE Exam pattern comprises of 11 papers scheduled for 3 days, the subjects appeared in the exam will be depending on the technical subject that is selected by the candidates. Candidates need to be aware of the exam pattern and syllabus so that students will be able to score marks in the exam.

Although there is no negative markings, based on total number of incorrect answers made by the applicants will be recorded and through which merit list will be prepared

Below given is the UPSEE Exam Pattern:

Exam mode: The entrance exam mode is offline that is pen-paper based

Exam Duration: Duration of the exam differs for the papers

  • Paper 1 and 2 – 3 hours duration
  • Paper 3 – 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Paper 4,5,6,7 and 8 – 2 hours duration

Type of questions: The type of question is MCQ that is objective type multiple choice questions

Language of the questions: Both in English and Hindi language UPSEE question paper is available

Marking Scheme: For every correct answer there is 4 to 5 marks awarded for B.Arch. and there is no negative marking for incorrect answer

In paper 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 marks per each question - 4 marks

In paper 3 marks per each question - 5 marks

Negative Marking – no negative marking


Subjects and No. of questions

Total Marks

Paper 1

Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics - 50 questions


Paper 2

Physics, Chemistry and Biology - 50 questions


Paper 3

Maths and Aesthetic Sensitivity - 50 questions
Drawing aptitude - 2 questions
Total questions - 102


Paper 4

General Awareness MCQs – 100 questions


Paper 5

MCQs - 100


Paper 6

MCQs - 100


Paper 7

MCQs - 100


Paper 8

MCQs - 100



On basis of 11th and 12th class USPEE Syllabus for UG and PG courses will be made, knowing the USPEE syllabus candidates will be able to prepare for the exam and be confident enough to appear for the exam. To be noted that candidates need to refer for the exam on basis of referring to the syllabus only.

The important topics of each course and their respective subjects are tabulated and given below:

Paper 1 – Topics of Mathematics








Coordinate Geometry



Paper 1 and Paper 2 – Topics of Physics


Motion in one dimension

Laws of Motion

Mechanics of solids and fluids

Current Electricity


Work, Power and Energy

Wave Optics


Heat and thermodynamics


Ray Optics and optical instruments


Paper 1 and Paper 2 – Topics of Chemistry

General Organic Chemistry

Colligative Properties of Solution

Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics and Acid - Base Concepts

Solid State

Periodic Table





Electrochemistry and Catalysis

Redox Reactions


Chemical Bonding

Atomic Structure



Paper 2 – Topics of Biology



Animal Physiology

Plant Cell

Applied Biology

Algae, Bacteria, Fungi, Bryophyta, Pteridophyta

Human Genetics and Eugenics

Cell differentiation Plant Tissue

Mammalian Physiology


Organic Evolution

Seeds in angiospermic plants

Origin of Life



Paper 3 – AG-I, AG-II and AG-III




Agricultural Chemistry (Inorganic and Organic)

Agricultural Statistics

Agricultural Botany

Agricultural Physics

Agricultural Engineering



Paper 4 – Architecture Aptitude


Aesthetic Sensitivity

Drawing Aptitude


Paper 5 – Aptitude of BFA/BHMCT/BFDA

Reasoning and Logical Deduction

English Language

General Knowledge

Numerical Ability and Scientific Aptitude


Paper 6 – Syllabus of this Paper

Basic Electronics Engineering

Physics/Chemistry/Math of Diploma standard

Basic Electrical Engineering

Elementary Biology

Engineering Graphics

Basic Workshop Practice

Engineering Mechanics

Elements of Computer Science



Paper 7 - Syllabus of this Paper

Pharmaceutics-I and II

Pharmaceutical Chemistry – I and II

Health Education & Community Pharmacy


Biochemistry and Clinical Pathology

Human Anatomy and Physiology

Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence

Drug Store and Business management

Harmacology and Toxicology




Paper 8 – Aptitude test chapters

Linear Algebra


Differential equations

Fourier Series

Complex variables

Probability and Statistics


Paper 9 – UPSEE MBA

English Language

Numerical Aptitude

Thinking and Decision making

General Awareness


Paper 10 – UPSEE MCA



Logical Ability


Paper 11 – Later Entry MCA

Mathematical Structure

Computing Concepts

Reasoning Ability


UPSEE Books for Referring

  • 14 Years Solved Papers UPTU UP SEE
  • Complete Self Study Guide UPTU UP SEE 2020 Mathematics
  • Complete Self Study Guide UPTU UP SEE 2020 physics
  • Sampurna Success Package UPTU UP SEE 2020
  • UPSEE Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, U.P. Mathematics Solved Papers
  • UPSEE Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, U.P. Physics Solved Papers
  • Puja Up Rajya Engineering Entrance Exam
  • UPSEE Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, U.P. Chemistry Solved Papers

UPSEE 2021 Admit Card

UPSEE Admit Card will be released online in the official website, candidates by using their application number and password need to download the admit card. Candidates can only download since no admit card is sent through post to the candidates.

On the day of exam candidates need to carry the admit card which contains Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam venue that is been allocated according to the choice made.

Only under certain cases there are chances of making correction in the admit card in that case candidates will download the correct admit card from website. Also if candidates are unable to download the admit card, immediately candidates need to contact UPSEE authorities.


How to download UPSEE Admit Card?

Step 1

Visit the UPSEE official website

Step 2

Click on UPSEE admit card link

Step 3

Enter - UPSEE application number and password

Step 4

UPSEE admit card will be displayed

Step 5

After cross checking and ensuring all the details on the admit card are correct, do download and take print out

Step 6

Safeguard the print out also carry the admit card to the exam

UPSEE 2021 Results & Score Card

In order to access UPSEE result candidates will enter eight-digit roll number and get their results which will be declared through a common user interface. Results are declared online mode that is in UPSEE website. UPSEE qualified candidates are those who could meet the minimum qualifying criteria as per the board.

A merit list of candidates qualified in the exam will be released which contains score obtained, personal details and digital photograph of candidates. There is that tie breaking criteria applied in case if 2 candidates have got equal marks.


How to check UPSEE Results

Step 1

Go to UPSEE website

Step 2

In the website click on - Online result for UPSEE

Step 3

Enter - Roll No. Date of Birth and Submit

Step 4

UPSEE score card will be appeared on the screen

Step 5

Download the score and keep it for future reference


UPSEE Cut-off:

Minimum marks in UPSEE have to be scored by the candidates to be qualified for counselling and admission. Based on the category the student belongs to, the cut-off percentage differs to, for general category students it is 25% as merit of successful candidates.

Rank Range (Marks)

Expected Cut off Rank

Below 120

Above 90000

120 - 199

30001 -90000

250 - 299

25001 – 30000

300 - 349

16001 – 25000

350 - 399

7051 – 16000

400 - 474

1051 – 7050

475 - 499

601 – 1050

Above 500

1 – 600


On basis of category the UPSEE cut-off is given as:


Minimum Qualifying Marks





Scheduled Tribe


Scheduled Caste


UPSEE 2021 Counselling & Admission

Soon after the declaration of results UPSEE counselling will be conducted, so those candidates qualified in the entrance exam by securing the valid marks can process with the UPSEE counselling. Once the results are declared, a merit list will be put up and those applicants whose names present in the UPSEE merit list will be able to go ahead with the UPSEE counselling. Simultaneously candidates registering for the counselling shall be filling the colleges and choices as per their choice.

Students are required to deposit the seat confirmation fee after the allotment of seats further to confirm their admission need to report to the allotted institute. No changes in the allotment of the colleges will be allowed once the seats are allotted and confirmed by students

Documents required for Counseling:

  • 4 to 6 recent passport size photograph
  • 10th and 12th Marks Sheet
  • UPSEE 2019 Admit Card
  • UPSEE 2019 Score Card
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Income certificate (if applicable)

Counseling Procedure:

  • Registration and Uploading of Documents
  • Payment of fee and online documentation
  • Choice Filling and Seat Allotment
  • Reporting to College

List of UPSEE 2021 examination centres

At the time of filling the UPSEE application form candidates shall select their choice of city for writing the exam and based on that city centre will be allotted.

Test Cities in Uttar Pradesh:


















Greater Noida














Jalaun (Orai)











Kanpur Nagar


Test Cities outside Uttar Pradesh:

















UPSEE 2021 Participating Colleges

Various educational intuitions affiliated to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam University are participating in the UPSEE 2015. Candidates should focus on cutoff before filling the choice. Some of the top institutions participating in UPSEE 2019 are mentioned below.

  • Krishna Institute of Engineering and Technology, Ghaziabad
  • Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur
  • JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida
  • Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow
  • Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad
  • University Institute of Engineering and Technology CSJMU, Kanpur
  • Shri Ram Murti Smarak College of Engineering and Technology, Bareilly
  • Sharda University, Greater Noida
  • Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida

Ask & Answers

Can I know number of seats available for candidates who belong outside UP?

10% seats of private colleges are reserved for non-UP domicile applicants as per State Government.

I have cleared my 12th examination outside UP but I am a resident of UP. Am I eligible?

Yes, the candidate who belongs to UP can apply for . But at the Time of verification, one must need to produce domicile certificate of their parents, then only they can avail the advantage of domicile applicant . 


In the Eligibility criteria, I want to know the percentage criteria required for PCM subjects? 

Eligibility criteria Details:

  • One must have qualified their 12th standard (10+2) or its equivalent exam from a recognized board.
  • Mandatory subjects: Maths and Physics with one of the subject Biology/chemistry/Biotechnology/Technical subjects.
  • Percentage criteria: 45% marks aggregate (for SC/ST cadre, it is 40% marks).
  • In Eligibility criteria, there will be no upper age limit.
  • Final year appearing candidates can appear for the exam. 


Is Aadhaar Card is compulsory while filling the Application form? What if I commit mistakes while filling application form?

Yes, it is compulsory that the candidates must possess Aadhaar card number while filling up the Application form.
So make sure the candidate has Aadhaar card. 

There will be chance of Application form correction if the candidate has committed any mistakes while filling the form.
There is a chance of correcting the Application form.


Wanted to know the Preparation tips? 

Some of the Preparation tips:

  • The candidates must be well aware about the syllabus which will be helpful for the exam.
  • The candidate must prefer the proper study material for the preparation.
  • The candidates must go through the previous question papers.
  • Another important thing is Time Management. 
  • The candidates need to have proper sleep and they need to be calm and cool.


Will there will be Application Form Correction?

  • Yes, there will be a chance of Application Form Correction.
  • The candidates need to visit the official website for the Application Form Correction.
  • They need to login by inputting the necessary details like application number and password.
  • Then they can make the required correction Application form. 
  • The facility for Application Form Correction will be made available only once.


I want to know the Exam pattern details for Btech program?

Exam pattern Details for Btech program:

  • Paper-1 is mainly for Btech program.
  • The candidates who are preparing for Btech program, they need to prepare for Paper-1.
  • Exam will be organized in offline mode via OMR Based Pattern.
  • In Exam pattern, the total questions asked are 150. 
  • Exam Duration is 3 hours.
  • A correct answer carries 4 marks. 


Which are the Top MBA Colleges in Uttar Pradesh accepting UPSEE score?


Bundelkhand University, Jhansi

Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University, Lucknow.

C.S.J.M Kanpur University, Kanpur

M.G. Kashi Vidyapith University, Varanasi

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Agra

M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly

Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, Fazalpur

Sir Chhotu Ram Institute of Engineering & Technology, Ch. Charan Singh Campus, Meerut

Institute of Business Studies, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut

V.B.S. Purvanchal University, Jaunpur