28 February 2017
UPSEE 2017 is an entrance exam conducted by Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Lucknow. UPSEE 2017 is conducted for admission to all the Technical Institutions and Colleges affiliated to the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Lucknow. Admissions in some of the courses in the other Universities of U.P. are also made through UPSEE 2017.
UPSEE is an entrance exam for admission into Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, Management courses.
Latest Update: The application process has now been started, the candidates can apply by following the UPSEE application form link given below on this page. It is also notified that the Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination will be conducted on 16, 22 & 23 April 2017. UPSEE 2017 Notification.
The Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU), Lucknow conducts Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE) for admissions into government-aided institutions and private unaided institutions associated to UPTU for the session 2017. 15% seats in all private institutes will be filled by NRI Quota and candidates claiming seats under this quota need not appear in UPSEE 2017.
Depending on the course applied for, the candidates will have to appear in different Papers. The details of the other courses along with the papers are given below at the end of the page. Candidates can check the same in the section of other important details.
UPSEE 2017 Application starts
18 January 2017
UPSEE 2017 Application ends
28 February 2017
UPSEE 2017 Exam Date
16, 22 & 23 April 2017
The examination schedule of B.Tech & B.Arch for the UPSEE is given below. The candidates need to know that the exam schedule for all the courses is different. The candidates need to follow the link to the UPSEE important dates to get the examination schedule of other courses except for B.Tech and B.Arch exam.
Age Limit: There is no age limit set by the exam authorities to appear in UPSEE 2017.
Academic Qualification: Refer to this table to see the compulsory and optional subjects that the student must have passed or will be appearing in Class 12 or equivalent.
|Course||Compulsory Subjects||Optional Subjects|
|B. Tech.||Physics & Mathematics||Chemistry/ Biology / Bio-Technology/ Technical Vocational subject|
|Physics & Mathematics
|Chemistry/ Bio-Technology / Technical
|B. Arch.||Mathematics & Physics||Chemistry/Biology/ Computer Science/
Engineering Drawing / Technical Vocational subject
|B.Tech. (Agriculture Engg.)||
The UPSEE is an entrance exam for admission into engineering, architecture, pharmacy, management courses. The eligibility criteria required for the candidates to apply for the UPSEE is given below. The candidates are recommended to read the eligibility requirements in detail.
For B.Tech/ B.Pharm: For B.Tech/B.Pharm first year admission the candidate must have passed 10+2 from U.P Board or any other recognised board. Minimum marks without grace in required in each compulsory subjects and one optional subject taken together.
In case of SC/ST Category candidates- 40% marks. For all other categories - Minimum 45% marks.The candidates who have appeared or are to appear in the qualifying exam and their results are also awaited eligible for UPSEE 2017.In the case of board/ university giving grades in the qualifying exam, a percentage equivalence certificate should be submitted at the time of UPTU counselling.All candidates who are eligible for B.Tech are also eligible for B.Tech Agriculture Engineering Course.
For B.Arch: Candidates who want admission in B.Arch Course has to appear in UPSEE 2017 paper 4. For B.Arch First year admission, a candidate must have clearly passed intermediate examination of U. P. Board or Class 12 or its equivalent from any recognised Board / University and securing
It is compulsory for these candidates to appear in UPSEE Paper 4.
B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering) : The candidates who are eligible for the B.Tech. Courses are also eligible for B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering). If a candidate is not eligible for UPSEE 2017 and he appears in the entrance exam, then he/she will not be given admission in any of the colleges of A.P.J. Abdul Kalam University.
The candidates have to submit their UPSEE Application Form through online mode only. UPSEE Application Form has to be submitted online through the websites UPSEE official Website or AKTU Official Website. The candidates have to select the papers and subjects for appearing in the entrance exam according to their eligibility.
UPSEE Online Application form consists of following three simple steps.
Candidates do not need to send hard copy/photocopy of any document, whatsoever, to the University at this stage. Candidates can pay examination fee through any one of the following manners.
Payment of the UPSEE Application Fee: Candidates can pay examination fee through any one of the following manners.
To get the complete step by step guidance to fill the UPSEE Application Form, the candidates need to follow the link given below
UPSEE Admit Card will be available from 7 April 2017 till the date of examination on the official website of UPSEE or AKTU only for those eligible candidates who have submitted their duly filled application forms before the due date.
Candidates need to know that UPSEE Admit Card will not be dispatched through the post to the candidates, so no correspondence in this regard will be considered. Admit Card is an important document to be carried at the exam centre.
|Male / Transgender candidates
of General & OBC category
|Female candidates / Physically Handicapped
and SC/ST candidates
UPSEE 2017 written examination is scheduled to be held on 16 April 2017 for B.Tech and B.Arch course. UPSEE Result will be declared on or before 30 May 2017. After the declaration of result, the candidate can get his/her answer sheets scrutinised on payment of Rs. 5000 per paper within seven days of the declaration of result.The application for scrutiny may be submitted to the Registrar (UPSEE), A.P.J. Abdul Kalam University, Lucknow in writing.
UPSEE 2017 counselling will begin from last week of June 2017. Candidates are required to attend counselling according to their UPSEE rank obtained in UPSEE 2017 examination. The allotment of the seat through counselling will be carried out strictly as per the UPSEE merit of the candidate, subject to the preference given for the seats and availability of seat in the category.The counselling fee paid after the allotment of seat will not be refunded in any case.
Grade Equivalence Certificate: In the case of boards which provide only grades and not marks, the candidates should obtain the certificate of equivalence of the scores to the grade allotted from their respective board at the time of counselling.
The UPSEE qualified candidates will fill 65% of the total B.Tech/BArch seats and 85% seats in all the other remaining courses at all Private Institutions. However, the percentage of the reservation of the seats for the different category is given below.
Scheduled Caste of U.P
Scheduled Tribe of U.P
Other Backward Classes of U.P
UPSEE question papers for undergraduate admissions (except UPSEE Paper 4) will be in Hindi and English both. In all cases, the Standard English numerals will be used.For admission into B.Tech (Bio Technology), the students can either appear in Paper 1 or Paper 2. Candidates who have qualified three years Diploma in Agriculture Engineering eligible for admission to the Second year of Agriculture Engg. Branch only. They need to appear in Paper 3.
UPSEE 2017 Scoring and Negative Marking
Mode of UPSEE 2017 Exam
The UPSEE Question Paper Pattern for the B.Tech and B.Arch course is given below. The candidates can check the question paper pattern and the number of questions asked in each specialisation.
|Subject||B.Tech / Agri Engg.||B.Tech Bio Tech|
|Mathematics: 50 Questions
Aesthetic Sensitivity: 50 Questions
|Part–B: Drawing Aptitude||
Two questions to
UPSEE is conducted for admission to 1st Year of the following courses:
|Course||Duration of Course|
|B. Tech||4 Years|
|B. Arch||5 Years|
|B.Tech ( Agriculture Engineering)||4 Years|
|Integrated MAM Course||5 Years|
UPSEE is also for admission to 2nd-year lateral entry for the following courses
All Institutions affiliated to Gautam Budh Technical University & Mahamaya Technical University admit students through centralised counselling of Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam University.
The papers from 6 to 11 fall under the other courses which include lateral entry and the post graduate courses. The candidates can find the details of the courses along with the mentioning of the papers for each course by the table.
UPSEE 2017 will be conducted in the following Test Centres. It is a state level exam. Therefore, most of the exam centres are located within Uttar Pradesh. As some seats are also available for non-domicile students so the UPSEE will be conducted in cities outside Uttar Pradesh.
Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University
Uttar Pradesh IET Campus,
Sitapur Road, Lucknow – 226 021 (U.P)
Phone: 0522 – 2732193, Fax: 0522 – 2732185
UPSEE Help Desks for helping students in filling up UPSEE Application Form
Toll-free Number: 1800-180-0161 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
B.Tech/B.Arch: 16 April 2017