JEECUP 2018 | UP Polytechnic Entrance Exam

JEECUP 2018 - UP Polytechnic Entrance Exam

Last Date to Apply

2nd week of February 2018


JEECUP 2018 is the UP Polytechnic Entrance Exam for admission into Diploma in Engineering / Management in state polytechnics. Joint Entrance Examination Council Uttar Pradesh is the official conducting body of JEECUP 2018JEECUP 2018 is scheduled to be held on 22 April 2018 by Joint Entrance Examination Council of Uttar Pradesh in pen and paper mode. 

JEECUP is conducted for the admission to various diploma courses in colleges which are recognised by the Uttar Pradesh Technical Educational Board. Diploma courses in engineering and management admission in UP Polytechnics will be done on the basis of JEECUP 2018 result and merit list.

JEECUP 2018 Application Form will be available online from the 2nd week of December this year and the Joint Entrance Examination (JEECUP 2018) shall be conducted in two shifts.

  • Morning shift timing: 09:00 am to 12:00 pm Group A - (Engineering/Technology Diploma Courses)
  • Evening shift timing: 02:30 - 5:30 pm Group B,C,D,E,F,G,H,I and K1 to K7 - (Other Courses).


JEECUP 2018 Dates



Dates 2017

Dates 2018

JEECUP Online Application Starts

15 December 2016


JEECUP Application Ends 14 February 2017 --

JEECUP Exam date

23 April 

22 April 2018

JEECUP Admit Card



JEECUP Answer Key

29 May 



1st week of June 



Some of the courses offered in the UP Polytechnic institutes are:

  • Agricultural Engineering,
  • Hotel Management & Catering Technology,
  • Pharmacy,
  • Fashion Designing & Garment Technology,
  • Home Science,
  • Textile Design,
  • Textile Design (Printing),
  • Bio-Technology
  • Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice,
  • Library and Information Science,
  • Computer Applications,
  • Marketing & Sales Management,
  • Customer Service Management,
  • Beauty & Health Care,
  • Tourism & Travel Management/ Advertising & Public Relations,
  • Textile Design,
  • Fashion Technology,
  • Mass Communication,
  • Computer Hardware & Networking,
  • Accountancy,
  • Retail Management,
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer,
  • Information Technology.

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JEECUP Eligibility criteria

Age Limit: There is No Age Limit for taking Admission into the above-listed courses.

Academic Qualification

Name of the Course

Course Code


Academic Qualification

Diploma in Engineering/ Technology

101 to 132, 159 & 201 to 232

3 Years

Class 10 with minimum 35 % Marks

Agriculture Engineering

157, 257

3 Years

Class 10 with minimum 35 % Marks

Fashion Designing & Garment Technology Home Science Textile Design Textile Design (Printing)

133 to 136 & 233 to 236

3 Years

Class 10 with minimum 35 % Marks

Modern Officer Management & Secretarial Practice

Library & Information Science

137 & 237

138 & 238

2 Years

Intermediate (Hindi/ English Subjects Compulsory in 10th/12th) Intermediate/ Equivalent Exam

Diploma in Pharmacy


2 Years

Class 12 Science with minimum 50 % Marks

Post Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology

140 & 240

1 Year

B.Sc. Biology, Chemistry/ Bio Chemistry

Post Graduate Diploma Computer Application

141 to 153 & 241 to 253

2 Years


Diploma in Hotel Management & Catering Technology


3 Years

Class 12 with minimum 50 % Marks

Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (Avionics)


3 Years

Class 12 Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics with minimum 50 % Marks

Post Graduate Diploma Information Technology

156, 256

1 Year

Diploma in any branch of Engineering

Lateral Entry in Two Year Diploma

K1 to K7

2 Years

Class 12 Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics with minimum 50 % Marks Or 10th Pass with ITI

JEECUP Application form and Admit Card

JEECUP Application Form 2018 can only be filled ONLINE by the interested candidates. The application process will start in December 2017 and all candidates must carefully read the JEECUP 2018 before filling the application form. There is no offline or printed JEECUP Application Form. Application fee can be paid either by using Net Banking or Debit Card/ Credit Card or through e-challan.

JEECUP Application Form

Application Submission

JEECUP 2018 Application Form must only be submitted online. The candidates are not required to send their application form to UPJEE (Polytechnic) council. However, the candidates are advised to take a printout of the confirmation page with a generated application number.


JEECUP 2018 Application Fees




 Rs. 200

General and OBC

 Rs. 300

How to pay the Application Fee

Candidates can Pay Application Fee through the Following Method via any branch of State Bank of India (SBI)-

  • E-Challan Form
  • Net Banking
  • Debit Card/ Credit Card

UP Polytechnic Colleges Fee 

Institute Type Courses Type Total Fee
Government All Rs 10370


General Rs 19000
Self Finance Rs 21000

Diploma in Pharmacy/Hotel Management
and all courses of 3-year duration
Rs 30000
1 or 2-year duration courses Rs 21500

JEECUP Result and Counselling

JEECUP 2018 result and merit list will act as a basis for admission in Diploma courses in engineering and management in UP Polytechnics. JEECUP Result 2018 will be declared tentatively in the 1st week of June 2018.

JEECUP Result 2018

JEECUP Exam pattern

The candidates will have to follow the exam pattern given below:

  • Mode of Exam: Pen and Paper based 
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks for each question.
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for incorrect answer.
  • Total Questions: 100 Questions

JEECUP Contact

Joint Entrance Examination Council Uttar Pradesh
1-Guru Govind Singh Marg
Bansmandi Chauraha
Charbagh, Lucknow. 226001

Phone: 2630099, 2630667
Fax: 0522-2630695