April 30, 2018
University of Petroleum & Energy Engineering Aptitude Test

UPESEAT 2018UPESEAT 2018 - The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) conducts the UPES Engineering Aptitude Test (UPESEAT) for admission into various B.Tech programmes. UPES has released the admit card of UPESEAT 2018 on April 30. UPESEAT in offline mode will be held on May 5, 2018 and the Computer Based Test (CBT) will be conducted from May 11 to 13. UPESEAT in online mode for early admission to selective B.Tech courses was conducted from November 26 to January 7, 2018. As UPESEAT 2018 for early B.Tech admission in being held on multiple days candidates had to submit the application form two days prior to the examination date. However, for candidates appearing for the online examination of UPESEAT on January 7 have to apply latest by December 31, 2017. As per UPESEAT eligibility criteria, candidates who have passed class 10 and 12 with minimum 60% are eligible for admission in the university. Apart from the entrance test admission will also be provided based on UPESEAT score or class 12 merit. Through UPESEAT, candidates will be granted admission to 29 undergraduate engineering courses offered by the university. For complete information about UPESEAT 2018 important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern and more read the article given below.

UPESEAT 2018 early B.Tech admission is being held online. Candidates applying for the online examination can appear by logging in with their credentials from their laptop/desktop. Candidates can also appear for the test from their home, office or internet cafe. UPES has not allotted any centre for UPESEAT 2018 online test.


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UPESEAT 2018- Overview

Exam name UPES Engineering Aptitude Test
Exam category Undergraduate
Exam level National
Conducting body University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
Commonly known as UPESEAT
Programmes covered B.Tech
Exam duration 3 hours

UPESEAT Important Dates 2018

UPES has announced the important dates of UPESEAT 2018. Candidates can check UPESEAT 2018 important dates related to applications, admit card, exam date, result etc. here.

UPESEAT important dates

Important Dates
UPESEAT application form released on
September 2017
Last date to fill UPESEAT application form for B.Tech early exam
December 31, 2017
Last date to fill UPESEAT application form for offline exam
April 20, 2018
UPESEAT admit card released on
April 30, 2018
UPESEAT 2018 for B.Tech early exam
November 26, December 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and January 7, 2018
UPESEAT 2018 exam (Offline)
May 5, 2018
UPESEAT 2018 exam (CBT)
May 11 to 13, 2018
UPESEAT result for B.Tech early exam
2 days of taking the exam
Result announcement
Last week of May 2018
Counselling for Board merit candidates
Third week of June 2018
Counselling for JEE Main qualified candidates
Third week of June 2018
Counselling for UPESEAT qualified candidates
Fourth week of June 2018

UPESEAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2018 provide details about the conditions that candidates have to fulfill for admission in the university. Candidates can check UPESEAT eligibility criteria below:

Age criteria - Candidates must be born on or after October 1, 1996, to apply for admission.

Academic qualification - Admission in UPES University will be done through two pathways- exam pathway and non-exam pathway. The academic requirement for each of the admission pathway is given below:

Particulars UPESEAT eligibility criteria
UPESEAT 2018 To be eligible for UPESEAT 2018 exam candidates must pass class 10 and 12 with 60%. In class 12 Board exam candidates must have appeared in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Board merit Candidates must pass class 10 and 12 with 80% in class 10 and 12. Also, in class 12 Board examination candidates must have appeared in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
JEE Main 2018 Candidates have to secure a minimum 60% in class 10 and 12. Applicants must have passed class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

UPESEAT Application Form 2018

The application form of UPESEAT 2018 has been released in September by UPES. Candidates who want to apply for admission in the university have to complete UPESEAT application form within the specified time period. Aspirants can appear for the online exam on any of the exam dates. However, for each exam date the applications must be submitted before the due date. For the offline and CBT mode of examination the last date to fill UPESEAT application form is April 20, 2018. The application fee of UPESEAT is Rs. 1850 for all candidates and it can be paid through online mode, demand draft or in cash. UPESEAT application form involves the following three steps:

Steps to fill UPESEAT application form 2018

Steps UPESEAT application procedure
1. Registration
2. Payment of application fee
3. Filling application form
4. Print out of confirmation page

UPESEAT Exam Centres 2018

UPESEAT will be held in around 46 cities of India. Candidates have to choose two UPESEAT exam cities at the time of filling the application form. UPESEAT exam centre will be allotted to candidates based on their preference of city. Candidates must be careful while selecting UPESEAT 2018 exam cities as after the submission of the application form it cannot be changed under any circumstances.

UPESEAT Admit Card 2018

The admit card of UPESEAT for offline and Computer Based Test (CBT) will be released online on April 30, 2018. Only the registered candidates will be able to download UPESEAT 2018 admit card by entering their application number, date of birth and email ID. The admit card will have details of the examination such as exam date and time, address of the exam centre along with candidates personal details. Applicants must ensure to take a printout of UPESEAT admit card and carry it along with them to the exam centre.

UPESEAT Exam Pattern 2018

UPESEAT 2018 is being conducted in online as well as offline mode. According to UPESEAT exam pattern, the entrance test have multiple choice questions from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English language comprehension and current affairs. Candidates are given 3 hours to complete the test. The total number of questions in the entrance test is 200. One mark is awarded for each correct answer. There is no negative marking for incorrect responses. Candidates can check the distribution of questions in each subject from the table given below:

UPESEAT exam pattern 2018

Subjects Question distribution
Mathematics 50
Chemistry 50
Physics 50
English language comprehension 30
Current affairs 20


UPESEAT Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of UPESEAT 2018 for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics is similar to UPESEAT syllabus. Candidates must cover UPESEAT syllabus 2018 to prepare for the entrance exam. Candidates must practice English language comprehension and read current affairs as the entrance test will also have questions from these two subjects.

UPESEAT Sample Papers 2018

The sample papers of UPESEAT 2018 are similar to the actual question paper. UPES will release UPESEAT sample papers for candidates appearing in the exam. UPESEAT sample papers 2018 will help candidates to know about the type of questions they can expect in the entrance test. With the help of UPESEAT sample papers candidates will be able to prepare more effectively. Candidates must ensure to download UPESEAT sample papers and practice it on a regular basis to score well in the entrance exam.

UPESEAT Answer Key 2018

UPESEAT answer key 2018 will consist correct response to questions asked in the entrance test. By using the answer key of UPESEAT 2018 candidates can crosscheck their responses and calculate the probable score and get an idea if they have qualified the entrance examination.

UPESEAT Result 2018

The result of UPESEAT 2018 online exam for early B.Tech admission is declared within two days after taking the test. However, UPESEAT result for the examination offline and CBT mode will be announced in the last week of May. Candidates can check UPESEAT result through their application number, roll number and mobile number. The result will display the aggregate and subject-wise scores obtained by candidates in UPESEAT 2018. UPESEAT 2018 result will also indicate the category wise and overall rank. Candidates must ensure to take a printout of UPESEAT scorecard and retain it safely for future reference.

UPESEAT Cutoff 2018

The cutoff for UPESEAT will be released after the declaration of result. UPESEAT 2018 cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates must obtain to qualify the examination. UPES will offer admission to only those candidates who will meet UPESEAT cutoff declared by the university.

UPESEAT Counselling 2018

The counselling of UPESEAT will be conducted in the third week of June 2018. UPES will conduct the counselling for candidates who have applied for admission through UPESEAT 2018, Board merit and for students who qualified the entrance test. UPESEAT counselling is likely to be conducted in Dehradun, Lucknow, Patna and Delhi. Eligible candidates have to attend the counselling in person at the given venue on the allotted day and time. Candidates have to submit all the required documents for verification at the time of counselling. UPES will grant admissions up to 80% of the total seats on the basis of UPESEAT 2018 result. While the remaining 20% of the seats will be filled on the basis of the candidates respective Board Merit or UPESEAT score.

Contact details

P.O. Bidholi Via-Prem Nagar,
Tel :0135-2770137/2776061/
Fax: +91-135-2776095,2776090
E-mail: enrollments@upes.ac.in
Official Website:http://www.upes.ac.in/