UPSEE MBA 2018: Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, UP (AKTU) conducts the Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination or UPSEE MBA 2018 for admission to management programmes offered by about 350 institutes across Uttar Pradesh. UPSEE MBA 2018 is a state-level entrance test which will held on May 5 and 6. The application form of UPSEE MBA 2018 will be available online from January 23, 2018. To become eligible, candidates are required to have a Bachelors degree or equivalent from a recognised university, having secured a minimum of 50% in aggregate (45% for SC/ST). It is necessary that candidates submit their UPSEE MBA application forms 2018 by the end of February for issuance of their UPSEE 2018 MBA admit cards. UPSEE MBA 2018 is a Computer Based Test to be held at around 17 examination cities. UPSEE MBA 2018 result will be declared online in the last week of May, 2018. Candidates can scroll through the entire article for more information on eligibility, exam dates, application, selection procedure, admit card, exam pattern and syllabus.
Table Overview for UPSEE MBA 2018:
|Exam name:||Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination, MBA|
|Commonly known as:||UPSEE|
|Exam level:||State level|
|Conducting body:||Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, UP|
|Programmes covered:||Maters in Business Administration (MBA)|
|Duration:||2 hours (9am 11am)|
|Exam type:||Computer Based Test|
UPSEE MBA 2018 will be held online on May 5 and 6. Candidates can refer to the table below for more UPSEE MBA important dates related to the examination.
Table of UPSEE MBA 2018 dates:
|Events||UPSEE MBA Dates (Tentative)|
|Initiation of UPSEE MBA 2018 application process||January 23, 2018|
|Last date of submission of UPSEE MBA 2018 application form||Fourth week of February 2018|
|Last date of correction of UPSEE MBA 2018 application form||Fourth week of March 2018|
|Issuance of admit card of UPSEE MBA 2018||First week of April 2018|
|UPSEE MBA 2018 exam date||May 5 and 6, 2018|
|Declaration of result||Fourth week of May 2018|
To be eligible to appear in UPSEE MBA 2018, candidates must have a three-year Bachelors degree from a recognised university/institute, having secured a minimum of 50% aggregate (45% for SC/ST). However, there is no age restriction to apply for UPSEE MBA 2018. Each institute has its own prescribed sets of UPSEE MBA eligibility criteria 2018 which must be fulfilled. Candidates appearing for the sixth semester bachelors exams are also eligible to apply for UPSEE MBA 2018.
UPSEE MBA 2018 application form will be available from January 23, 2018. Candidates have to fill the form online. Last date of submission of online UPSEE MBA application form 2018 is in the fourth week of February 2018. Candidates can make changes to the UPSEE MBA 2018 registration form until 2 days after the last date of submission. Application fee for male/transgender candidates belonging to General/OBC category in 2017 was Rs. 1200 and Rs. 600 for SC/ST and all female candidates.
The application form of UPSEE MBA 2018 can filled in four stages. A step-by-step process to fill the UPSEE MBA application form 2018 is provided below:
Step 1: Register by submitting personal and other details
Step 2: Upload scanned images of photograph, signature and thumb impression
Step 3: Fee payment
Step 4: Print confirmation page for future reference
To get a detailed description on how to fill UPSEE MBA application form 2018, click here.
Examination centres for UPSEE MBA 2018 are located in 17 cities across Uttar Pradesh. Exam centres cannot be changed after submission of UPSEE MBA 2018 application form. A list containing the major exam centres of UPSEE MBA 2018 is provided below.
UPSEE MBA 2018 admit card will be issued in the First week of April 2018. Admit cards will be issued online to candidates who have successfully completed the registration process. Candidates can download the admit card of UPSEE MBA 2018 using login id and password. The UPSEE MBA admit card 2018 will contain information of a candidate relevant to the examination such as name of candidate, address of exam centre, category, gender, exam date and time and guidelines for the exam.
Given below is the AKTU prescribed UPSEE MBA exam pattern 2018 which will comprise four sections.
|Section A||English Language||100|
|Section B||Numerical Aptitude||100|
|Section C||Thinking and Decision Making||100|
|Section D||General Awareness||100|
The test contains 100 objective type questions and maximum number of marks that can be obtained is 400. 4 marks will be awarded to candidates for every correct answer and no marks deducted for incorrect answers. The exam is conducted for a duration of 120 minutes.
The main goal of UPSEE MBA 2018 test is to evaluate the verbal capability, quantitative aptitude, logical and abstract reasoning and knowledge of current affairs. English Language (Section A) comprises grammar, vocabulary, uncommon words, sentence completion, synonyms and antonyms, relationship between words and phrases and passage comprehension. Numerical Aptitude (Section B) contains numerical calculations, arithmetic, simple algebra, geometry and trigonometry, interpretation of graphs, charts and tables. Thinking and Decision Making (Section C) consists of questions related to creative thinking, unfamiliar relationships, verbal reasoning, finding patterns and trends, and assessment of figures and diagrams. General Awareness (Section D) tests a candidates knowledge of current affairs and issues related to trade, industry, economy, sports, culture and science.
The answer key of UPSEE MBA 2018 will be made available as a pdf file and contain answers to questions from the four sections in the exam. The UPSEE MBA answer key 2018 will be released along with the result of the examination. However, experts release the answer keys soon after the exam. Candidates are to match the answers attempted with the declared answer key and estimate their score. The answer key makes it feasible for candidates to ascertain their chance of securing a seat for the course in their college of preference.
AKTU will announce the result of UPSEE MBA 2018 by the fourth week of May 2018. The results, along with merit position, score card with total marks will be made available online on the official website. The list will be prepared on the basis of candidates performance in the UPSEE MBA 2018, that is, merit wise. According to norms maintained by the UP State Govt, the cutoff percentage for passing the UPSEE MBA 2018 is 25% (20% for SC/ST).
AKTU will announce the UPSEE MBA cutoff 2018 after the declaration of result. Candidates securing the minimum required UPSEE MBA 2018 cutoff scores will be eligible for counselling. The examination conducting body prepares the UPSEE MBA cutoff 2018. Factors that would decide the UPSEE cutoff score of MBA 2018 are the number of test takers, number of seats available, difficuly level of the exam, etc. However, each participating institute will have their own UPSEE MBA cut off marks and therefore the ranks will not be uniform for each college. Results will be made available online on the official website and candidates can check their results from the same.
Candidates who have obtained the minimum number of marks which has been declared as the UPSEE MBA cut off 2018 will be called for the counselling process. Qualifying candidates have to first register themselves on the official website. UPSEE MBA 2018 counselling will begin from the third/fourth week June 2018. A total of five rounds is expected to be held, namely, Registration, Choice Filling, Document Verification, Seat Allotment, and Seat Confirmation. Candidates participating in the counselling process are required to pay a registration fee, payable online through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking. The amount to be submitted as counselling registration fee in 2017 are provided below:
About 350 institutions, affiliated to AKTU are currently offering MBA courses on the basis of UPSEE MBA 2018 score. Each college has its own cutoff marks based on factors including category of qualified candidates, availability of seats, college ranking, etc. Institutes include both government colleges as well as private institutions.