Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination – 2018 (UPSEE – 2018)

Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination – 2018 (UPSEE – 2018)

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Last updated on August 8th, 2018 at 03:02 pm

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Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE) is a state-level test conducted by A P J Kalam Azad University, Lucknow, for admissions into various UG & PG programmes of B.Tech/ B.Pharm/ B.Arch/ BHMCT/ BFAD/ BFA/ MCA/ MBA. Started as UPTU – SEE in the year 1959, it was called later changed to UPSEE. UPSEE 2018 official notification has been released on 23rd January 2018. In 2017, nearly 4 lakh students appeared for the examination.

Suggested: Read in detail about SRMJEEE 2018.

List of Contents

  1. Important Dates.
  2. Mode of Answering.
  3. Medium of Examination.
  4. Date of Examination.
  5. Courses Available.
  6. Eligibility Criteria.
  7. How to Apply?
  8. Admit Card.
  9. Examination Pattern.
  10. Results.
  11. Important Links.

UPSEE 2017 Important Dates



Online application submission23rd January 2018 -30th March 2018 (Extended)
Editing/Correcting the Application FormUpto 5th April 2018
UPSEE 2018 Admit Card20th April 2018 – Exam Day
UPSEE 2018 Exam date29th, 5th & 6th April 2018
Declaration of Result30th May 2018 (Announced)

Medium of Examination

UPSEE 2018 question paper will be available in two languages – Hindi & English. However, the architecture aptitude papers will be available in ENGLISH only.

Mode of Answering

UPSEE 2018 is available as both Computer Based-Online Mode & Pen & Paper Based-Offline Mode owing to the degree course you’re applying for.

Papers I, II, III & IV i.e. tests for Engineering/B.Pharma/B.Arch will involve OMR sheet answering while rest of the papers will be computer-based tests.

UPSEE 2018 Exam Date

UPSEE 2018 will be held on 15th, 21st & 22nd April 2018, depending upon the course applied for.

Courses Available

UPSEE 2018 encompasses the following courses.


Paper(s) to appear for

B.Tech (including Agriculture Engineering)Paper I (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics)
B.Tech in BiotechnologyPaper I (PCM)/Paper II (PCB)
B.Tech in Agriculture Engineering onlyPaper III (AG-I, AG-II & AG-III)
B.PharmaPaper I (PCM)/Paper II (PCB)
B.ArchPaper IV (Aptitude Test for Architecture & Design)
BHMCT/BFAD/BFAPaper V (Aptitude Test for General Awareness)
Lateral Entry:

2nd Year MCA


Paper XI (Aptitude Test for 2nd Year MCA)

B.Tech. 2nd Year (for Engg. Diploma Holders)


Paper VI (Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Engineering (Lateral Entry))
B.Pharm 2nd Year (for Pharmacy Diploma Holders)


Paper VII (Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Pharmacy (Lateral Entry))
B.Tech. 2nd Year (for B. Sc. Graduates)


Paper VIII (Aptitude Test for B.Sc. Graduates in Engineering (Lateral Entry))
MBAPaper IX (Aptitude Test for MBA)
MCAPaper X (Aptitude Test for MCA)

UPSEE 2018 Eligibility Criteria


Degree CoursesQualifying Examination & Compulsory Subjects3rd SubjectQualifying Marks
B.TechPassed/Appearing for Intermediate examination of UP Board or 12th or its equivalent with Physics & MathematicsChemistry/ Biology/ Bio-Technology/ Technical Vocational subject45% of the marks in 3 subjects.
B.Tech (Bio-Tech)12th/ Intermediate examination with Physics & Mathematics/ BiologyChemistry/ Bio-Technology/ Technical Vocational subject45% of the marks in 3 subjects.
B.Pharm12th/ Intermediate examination with Physics & ChemistryMathematics/  Bio-Technology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational Subject45% of the marks in 3 subjects.
B.Arch12th/ Intermediate examination with Mathematics & PhysicsChemistry/ Computer Science/ Biology/ Engineering Drawing / Technical Vocational subject50% of Marks in 10+2.
B.Tech (Agriculture)12th/ Intermediate examination in Agriculture DisciplineAgriculture StreamMinimum of 45% of marks in 10+2
BHMCT/ BFAD/ BFA/ MAM12th/ Intermediate examination in any streamAny streamMinimum of 45% of marks in 10+2
MBA/ MCACandidate should have Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration from recognized institution.In case of MCA, candidates must have studied Mathematics either at graduation or 12th level.50% of Marks in 10+2.
B.Tech (Lateral Entry)Passed 3-years diploma in engineering or B.Sc with Mathematics as one of the subjects at 10+2.Minimum of 45% of marks in qualifying exam.


B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)Diploma in PharmacyMinimum of 45% of marks in qualifying exam.
MCA (Lateral Entry)BCA, B.Sc (IT/  Computer Science) degree from a recognized institution.Minimum of 50% of marks in qualifying exam.

How to Apply?

UPSEE 2018 application portal is closed. 

The application process will be completely an ONLINE one.

Application Fee

The UPSEE 2018 application fee will be Rs. 1300 for General category students.

For reserved category students, the fee is expected to be Rs. 650.

Admit Card

UPSEE 2018 admit cards are available for download, visit the UPSEE official website.

UPSEE 2018 Exam Pattern

The UPSEE 2018 examination will have 11 different papers for different streams as described above.

Following general parameters for all the papers have been listed below.


All the papers will be 3-hours long.

Total Number of Questions

Paper I (PCM), Paper II (PCB), Paper III (Agriculture subjects) will have 150 questions in total.

Paper IV (B.Arch), IX (MBA), X (MCA) and XI (MCA (lateral)) will have 100 questions in total.

Paper VI – VIII will have 75 questions in total.

Marking Scheme

For every correct answer, candidate will be awarded 4 marks.

There is no negative marking in UPSEE 2018.

Subjects Involved

Paper I will have 50 questions each from 3 subjects – Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.

Paper II will also have 50 questions each from 3 subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Paper III will have 50 questions each from 3 subjects of agriculture: AG-I, AG-II and AG-III.

The 4th paper will have 100 questions in total from 2 subjects:  Mathematics & Aesthetic Sensitivity and Drawing Aptitude.

For rest of the papers, such marks distribution hasn’t been disclosed.

Pattern Summary


Subjects Involved

Total Questions

Maximum Marks

Paper-1Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics150 Questions (50 from each of PCM)600
Paper-2Physics, Chemistry and Biology150 Questions (50 from each of PCB)600
Paper-3AG-I, AG-II, AG-III150 Questions (50 from each of AG-I, AG-II, AG-III)600
Paper-4Aptitude for Architecture.

  • Mathematics and
    Aesthetic Sensitivity.
  • Drawing Aptitude.
100 Questions in total.

50 Qs each from both subjects.

Paper-5Aptitude Test for General Awareness (BHMCT/ BFAD/ BFA)75 questions300
Paper-6Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Engineering (Lateral Entry)75 questions300
Paper-7Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Pharmacy (Lateral Entry)75 questions300
Paper-8Aptitude Test for B.Sc Graduates in Engineering (Lateral Entry)75 questions300
Paper-9Aptitude Test for MBA100 questions400
Paper-10Aptitude Test for MCA100 questions400
Paper-11Aptitude Test for 2nd year MCA (Lateral Entry)100 questions400


AKTU has published UPSEE 2018 results on 30th May 2018.

Visit https://erp.aktu.ac.in/WebPages/Public/UPSEE/frmPrintUPSEEResult.aspx to check your results.

Application of Link
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Official websitehttps://aktu.ac.in/
UPSEE 2018 Official websitehttps://upsee.nic.in/publicinfo/public/home.aspx
UPSEE 2018 Official Information Brochurehttps://upsee.nic.in/publicinfo/Handler/FileHandler.ashx?i=File&ii=215&iii=Y
UPSEE 2018 Resultshttps://erp.aktu.ac.in/WebPages/Public/UPSEE/frmPrintUPSEEResult.aspx


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