UPCATET 2022: Counselling (Commenced), Cut Off, Results

Exam Date

Jun 16, 2022

Result Date

Jun 30, 2022

UPCATET 2022 online counselling registration has commenced on Jul 3, 2022. Candidates can register, and pay the counselling fee till Jul 6, 2022. They can fill out and lock their choices till Jul 7, 2022. The first round of seat allotment will be released on the official website on Jul 15, 2022. Check the detailed UPCATET 2022 counselling schedule in the article below. 

Uttar Pradesh Combined Agriculture and Technology Entrance Test or UPCATET is an entrance exam conducted for multiple courses such as B.Sc, B.F.Sc, B.Tech, M.Sc, M.Tech, MBA, B.V.Sc, AH, and M.V.Sc. This exam is conducted for Uttar Pradesh State Domicile candidates for admission in different undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered at Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology. For further details, candidates can scroll down this page for all information regarding UPCATET exam.

Latest Updates on UPCATET

  • Jul 4, 2022: UPCATET 2022 online counselling registration has commenced on the official website on Jul 3, 2022. Read More
  • Jul 1, 2022: UPCATET 2022 result has been released. Read More
  • Jun 30, 2022: UPCATET 2022 result is expected to be released on Jun 30, 2022. Read More
  • Jun 16, 2022: UPCATET 2022 exam is being conducted from Jun 16 - 17, 2022. Read More

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UPCATET 2022 Counselling

UPCATET 2022 round 1 online counselling registration for UG programs has commenced on the official website on Jul 3, 2022. Candidates can register for the counselling process by paying the registration fee till Jul 6, 2022. They can complete the choice filling and locking process till Jul 7, 2022. The conducting body will then release the first round of seat allotment online on Jul 15, 2022

UPCATET 2022 counselling dates were announced along with the result on Jun 30, 2022. The candidate after downloading their scorecard must apply for UPCATET 2022 counselling. There are two modes of counselling - online and offline. A merit list will be published on the official website which features the names of candidates who will be called for the counselling process.

UPCATET 2022 Counselling Dates

Following are the dates of UPCATET 2022 counselling process. The counselling is expected to commence from Sep 2022 after the results are declared.

UPCATET 2022 Counselling Dates
Events Dates
UPCATET 2022 Online Counselling Start Date and Submission of Fees for Registration Jul 3 - Jul 6, 2022
Online Choice Filling and Choice Locking Jul 3 - Jul 7, 2022
First Round of Seat Allotment Jul 15, 2022
Uploading Documents Jul 16 - 19, 2022
Document Verification Jul 19 - 20, 2022
Online Security Fees Jul 16 - 23, 2022
Download of Provisional Allotment Letter Jul 16 - 24, 2022
Document Verification and Admission Process at the University Jul 22 - 26, 2022

Documents Required for UPCATET 2022 Counselling

Candidates must carry all the required documents at the time of Counselling. These include:

  • Aadhar Card
  • Residence Proof
  • Caste Certificate (If needed)
  • Character Certificate
  • Sports Certificate (if needed)
  • UPCATET 2022 Seat Allocation Letter
  • UPCATET 2022 Admit Card
  • Class X Marksheet and Admit Card
  • Class XII Marksheet and Admit Card
  • Undergraduate Marksheet and Admit Card.

UPCATET 2022 Online Counselling Procedure

The first set of steps are registration for counselling, document uploading, and fee payment. Then you have to choose the course by using the Online Choice Filling method. The seat allocation procedure follows. You also have to pay the caution deposit fee.

Finally, you have to arrive at the location for document verification.

UPCATET 2022 Participating Colleges

Through this exam, candidates will be offered admission in UG, PG and Ph.D courses in 4 prestigious universities of the state. These universities include:

  • Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, Meerut
  • Narendra Deva University of Agriculture and Technology, Kumarganj, Faridabad
  • Banda University of Agriculture and Technology, Banda.

Read More: UPCATET 2022 Counselling

About UPCATET

UPCATET is an entrance exam conducted for candidates based in Uttar Pradesh for admission into several undergraduate and postgraduation Agricultural programmes. The full form of UPCATET is Uttar Pradesh Combined Agriculture and Technology Entrance Test. The Chandra Shekhar Azad University Of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur is the conducting authority of UPCATET exam. There are 4 different universities in Uttar Pradesh under UPCATET which offers undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D courses.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Official Website

Based on the performance of the candidates, the admission will be granted in the Uttar Pradesh State Agricultural Universities. Before applying for UPCATET 2022 exam, candidates are requested to make sure they are satisfying all the eligibility criterias as specified by the exam conducting body.

Seats Offered: The seats that are offered through UPCATET include the following.

  • Undergraduates- 1734
  • Post-graduates- 583
  • PhD- 258
  • Diploma- 100

The highlights related to UPCATET 2022 exam are summarized below.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Highlights
Exam Name UPCATET 2022
Full Form  Uttar Pradesh Combined Agriculture and Technology Entrance Test
Exam Level  State Level
Conducting Body Chandra Shekhar Azad University Of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur
Application Mode Online
Languages English and Hindi
Exam Mode Offline 
Exam Duration  3 Hours
Official Website www.online.upcatetexam.org
Helpdesk 0512 253 4157

UPCATET 2022 Application Form

UPCATET 2022 application process ended on May 10, 2022. Interested candidates could apply for the exam on the official website. All aspirants must pay the fee only via online mode. Payment through offline mode will not be accepted.

UPCATET Application Form Fees
Category Application Fee (INR)
General and OBC INR 1250
SC/ST INR 1050

The mode of payment is through debit card/ net banking/ UPI/ using bank challan. The payment using bank challan should be made only in SBI branches.

Details Required on UP CATET 2022 Application form

Candidates must fill all the mandatory details in UPCATET 2022 application form. All information that is required is provided below.

  • Candidate's Name
  • Date of Birth (DOB)
  • Parent's Name
  • Gender
  • Programme Name
  • Qualification of the student
  • Category/ Caste
  • Domicile Details
  • Mobile Number/Email ID
  • Exam centre choice
  • Address for correspondence.

UPCATET 2022 Application Process

To apply for UPCATET 2022 exam, candidates had to first visit the official website of UPCATET and click on ‘Apply for UPCATET 2022' on the home page. The registration window will be opened, after which candidates could follow the below-mentioned steps to complete the application process. As a prerequisite, candidates must have a valid mobile number and email ID. The OTP before registration will be sent to the provided phone number.

Steps to Apply Online for UPCATET 2022

The steps that the candidates should follow to apply online for UPCATET 2022 exam are listed below.

Step 1: Download Information Brochure

Candidates need to first visit the official website of UPCATET 2022 and download the information brochure

Read all the given instructions in the information brochure before applying for the programme. The brochure contains all the details about UPCATET course such as eligibility criteria, exam centres, counselling details etc.

Step 2: New Registration

Candidates need to click on "Apply Online" and then check the "I agree" box. After clicking, fill the personal mobile number and email ID, along with the date of birth. Candidates will receive an instant OTP to their mobile number. Enter the OTP to verify your account

Candidates will be sent a unique registration number to their phone number and email ID. The registration number is required to fill the entire UPCATET 2022 application form

Step 3: Login to Fill Information, Qualification Details, and Upload Documents

Candidates need to login again for filling out the details. They can log in using UPCATET 2022 registration number and date of birth

  • Enter all the details such as candidate's full name, father's name, mother's name, caste, religion, Aadhar number, communication address. Candidates must also choose their desired UPCATET 2022 exam centre. Click on "Submit and Next".
  • Candidates will be redirected to a new page where you need to enter the educational qualification details such as High school name, CGPA/ Percentage obtained, year of passing etc. Click on submit after entering all the mandatory details.
  • In the next page, candidates need to upload their documents. A recent passport size colour photograph scanned copy of signature and right index finger, high school marks and passing certificate needs to be uploaded. Click on "Upload and Next".
  • Candidates can review the entire UPCATET 2022 application form and check for any errors. They can modify if any errors are found. After the form is reviewed, click on Submit.

Step 4: Registration Fee Payment

After completing the registration process, click on "Fee Payment". This will redirect you to SBI Collect page. Read all the information and click on "Proceed".

  • Click on "UPCATET 2022" and enter your registration number and date of birth. A page will be opened where you need to review and confirm all the entered details again.
  • After confirming, candidates can pay UPCATET 2022 application fee either through Debit card or Netbanking. Enter your account details carefully and pay the registration fee.

Step 5: Print Application Form

  • Candidates need to take at least 2 copies of the completed UPCATET 2022 application form for future reference. It is mandatory at the time of online counselling session. 

Read More: UPCATET 2022 Application Form

UPCATET 2022 Exam Date

The exam dates of UPCATET 2022 exam and other important events related to UPCATET 2022 are tabulated below.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Dates
Events Dates
UPCATET Application Form Release Date Mar 1, 2022
Last Date of Online Application Form May 10, 2022
Admit Card Release Date Jun 1, 2022
UPCATET 2022 Exam Date Jun 16 - 17, 2022
UPCATET 2022 Result Date Jun 30, 2022
UPCATET Counselling 2022 Registration Jul 3, 2022 - Sep 1, 2022
UPCATET Counselling 2022 Choice Filling To Be Announced
UPCATET Counselling 2022 Round 1 Seat Allotment To Be Announced

UPCATET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria are certain factors which determine whether a candidate is eligible to participate for the exam or not. In case the candidate is not meeting any of the requirements then the exam authority has the right to cancel their candidature for the session. Candidates can check the criteria defined by the conducting authority to take UPCATET 2022 exam. It generally involves the minimum educational qualification and other factors like nationality or domicile.

Nationality

All interested candidates must be a citizen of India as well as the Resident of Uttar Pradesh (UP). The term ‘Resident of Uttar Pradesh’ means a candidate, must have passed the qualifying examination from UP and have been living in the state for the past 5 years, or any of the following criteria.

  • The candidate’s father is a Resident of Uttar Pradesh, or the candidate’s father was not a Resident of Uttar Pradesh before but now has been living in the state for the past 5 years, or
  • The candidate who is a Foreign national but whose ancestors were residents of UP

UPCATET 2022 Educational Qualification

The eligibility criteria for all the courses are discussed below.

  • B.Sc (Honours) Agriculture/ B.Sc (Honours) Horticulture/ B.Sc (Honours) Forestry: Candidates must have cleared Class XII with Agricultural Science/ Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB)/ Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM)/ Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology (PCMB) subject to be eligible for UPCATET 2022 eligibility criteria.
  • Bachelor in Fisheries Science (BF.Sc): Candidates must have cleared Class XII with Agricultural Science/ Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB)/ Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology (PCMB) subject to be eligible for UPCATET 2022 eligibility criteria.
  • B.Sc (Honours) Home Science: Candidates should have cleared Class XII in Arts stream with Home Science/ PCB/ PCM/ PCMB/ Agricultural Science subject to be eligible for UPCATET exam. Only female candidates can apply for this course as per the official notice.

UPCATET 2022 Age Limit

The age limit as per the framed eligibility criteria differs from program to program. Details are given below.

  • For B.V.Sc. and A.H. Programmes a candidate must be 17 to 25 years old as of Oct 31, 2022.
  • For UG Programmes a candidate must be 16 to 22 years old as of Oct 31, 2022.
  • Remember for candidates interested to pursue PG programmes, there is no age limit.

UPCATET 2022 Admit Card

UPCATETE 2022 admit card was released on the official website on Jun 1, 2022. All candidates who registered for the exam by paying the application fee can download the admit card from the official website.

Steps to Download UPCATET 2022 Admit Card

Candidates can follow the below steps to download the admit card from the website.

  • Step 1: Candidates should first visit the official website of UPCATET 2022, online.upcatetexam.org
  • Step 2: On the homepage of the website, click on 'Admit Card' present in the latest news ribbon.
  • Step 3: Enter programme, group, roll number/ registration number, password and the security answer to login.
  • Step 4: The screen will display UPCATET 2022 admit card.
  • Step 5: Download the same and take a printout for future use.

Note: Remember UPCATET 2022 admit card is the most important document and without that, you will not be allowed inside the exam centre.

Details Present on UPCATET Admit Card

The contents present on UPCATET admit card are given in the table below.

  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll number
  • Signature
  • Photograph
  • Date of Birth
  • Name of the Exam Centre
  • Address of the Exam Centre
  • Address and mobile number of the candidate
  • Exam Schedule
  • Date and time of the examination
  • Exam day instructions and guidelines.

Read More: UPCATET 2022 Admit Card

UPCATET 2022 Exam Centres

While filling UPCATET 2022 application form, a candidate must select or choose an exam centre. The exam will be conducted in 6 cities and the details of exam centres along with their city codes are provided here below for your reference.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Centres
City Name Code
Kanpur 1
Ayodhya 2
Meerut 3
Banda 4
Varanasi 5
Lucknow 6

Map Representation for UPCATET 2022 Exam Centres

Instructions for UPCATET 2022 Exam Day

The instructions the applicants must follow on UPCATET 2022 exam day are as follows.

  • Carry the admit card to the exam hall.
  • Along with UPCATET admit card carry an Identity Proof Document.
  • Have at least two passport size photographs.
  • Also, don't forget to carry a black ballpoint pen.
  • Arrive well ahead of the reporting time to avoid last-minute panic.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Pattern

Candidates appearing for UPCATET 2022 examination must have an idea about the exam pattern which is set this year by the Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur. Last year, the paper was set by another institute - Narendra Deva University of Agriculture and Technology, Kumarganj. Even though the conducting authority is different, the exam pattern is usually the same just like the previous years. The details of UPCATET 2022 exam pattern are given below.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Pattern
Exam Mode Pen and Paper Based Test (Offline)
Types of Question Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Marking Scheme

+3 Marks Awarded for Each Correct Response
1 Mark Deducted for Each Wrong Response

Paper Language English and Hindi

Below table shows the details of each undergraduate and postgraduate course pattern.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Pattern for Undergraduate Courses

The details relevant to the exam pattern of Undergraduate Courses of UPCATET are tabulated below.

Undergraduate Courses of UPCATET
Course Segment
Bachelors Degree in Technology, Agriculture, Home Science, Horticulture
PCM
Bachelor Degree in Science courses PCB
B.Sc. Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry, B.Tech Courses
PAG
B.Sc. Home Science -

UPCATET 2022 Exam Pattern for Postgraduate Courses

The details relevant to the exam pattern of Postgraduate Courses of UPCATET are tabulated below:

Postgraduate Courses of UPCATET
Course Segment
M.Sc PCM
M.Sc Home science PCB
Masters in Agriculture and Horticulture PAG

UPCATET 2022 Exam Syllabus

The candidates should ensure that they prepare for the exam in accordance with the latest UPCATET 2022 syllabus, but refer to the syllabus for the previous years until the new syllabus becomes available. Candidates applying for UPCATET 2022 exam can refer to the syllabus as given below.

UPCATET 2022 Exam Syllabus
Course Syllabus
Master of Science General Studies
Veterinary Microbiology
LPM, Surgery and Radiology
Animal Genetics and Breeding
Animal Nutrition
Physiology and Biochemistry
Pharmacology and Toxicology
Parasitology, Pathology
Epidemiology and Public Health
Gynaecology and Medicine
M.Sc (Home Science) General Studies
Food and Nutrition
Home Management
Child Development
Home Science
Clothing and Textiles
Statistics
Masters in Agriculture and Horticulture General Studies
Agronomy
Agrometeorology
Horticulture
Soil Science
Agriculture Engineering
Animal Husbandry and Dairy
Agriculture Biochemistry
Genetics and Plant Breeding
Entomology
Plant Pathology and Nematology
Agriculture Economics and Seed Technology
Soil Conservation
Statistics
Biotechnology and Forestry
B.Sc Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry, B.Tech Courses General Studies
Agriculture Physics
Agriculture Chemistry
Agriculture Zoology
Agriculture Botany
Agronomy
Animal Husbandry
Dairying and Horticulture
Agriculture Engineering and Agriculture Statistics
Mathematics
B.Sc Home Science General Studies
English
Hindi
Sociology
Economics
Geography
Home Science

Read More: UPCATET 2022 Syllabus

UPCATET 2022 Result

UPCATET 2022 results for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses have been released on the official website on Jun 30, 2022. Candidates can check the result by visiting the official website of UPCATET 2022, and logging into the login portal. Candidates should check the UPCATET 2022 result carefully to ensure that there are no discrepancies. 

UPCATET Scorecard Contents

The scorecard of UPCATET contains the following details:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll Number
  • Registration Number
  • Total Marks
  • Overall Marks

Steps to Download UPCATET Result

Candidates can follow the step by step process to check their UPCATET 2022 exam results as mentioned below.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of the conducting authority.
  • Step 2: Candidates should click on the "Results 2022" tab on the top of the page. After clicking, it will be redirected to another page.
  • Step 3: Enter the credentials - registration number/roll number/challan (any one of the three) and candidate's Date of Birth to access UPCATET 2022 result.
  • Step 4: Candidates can take the printout of UPCATET 2022 scorecard and keep it safely for future references. The scorecard will contain Name of the candidate, Roll Number, and Rank secured. Individual marks/ score will not be displayed in the scorecard. However, candidates can check their answers from the answer key and get a rough idea.

Read More: UPCATET 2022 Results

UPCATET 2022 Cut Off

After the declaration of UPCATET 2022 results, the conducting authority will publish the minimum UPCATET cut off rank required to qualify the exam. Candidates can check UPCATET previous year cut off in this section below. Only those candidates will be eligible for counselling process who secure the minimum UPCATET cut off rank fixed by the authority.

The four universities of agriculture in the state of Uttar Pradesh will have their own UPCATET cut off rank for different courses, which is determined on the basis of the number of applicants, the difficulty level of the paper, and the number of seats available. The category wise UPCATET cut off rank and the requirement to be eligible for counselling is mentioned below.

UPCATET Cut Off 2022

The table below represents UPCATET Cut Off 2022.

UPCATET 2022 Cut Off (Expected)
Category Cut Off Minimum Qualifying Marks
General 20% 120
SC/ST 10% 60
OBC 20% 120

UPCATET Cut Off Rank

UPCATET Cut Off Rank with respect to categories for the year 2022 is tabulated below:

UPCATET 2022 Ranks (Expected)
Category Cut off
UR 1 - 5557
OBC 1- 5556
SC 1- 9968
ST 1- 9718

Factors Affecting UPCATET Cut Off Rank

UPCATET cut off rank depends on multiple factors which are considered to determine the cutoff of the qualifying exam. Some of the important factors which determine UPCATET Cut Off rank are given below:

  • The number of candidates who appeared for the exam
  • The number of candidates who qualified for the exam
  • Seat Availability
  • UPCATET Cutoff Rank Previous years' trends
  • The difficulty level of the paper

Read More: UPCATET 2022 Cut Off

UPCATET 2022 Contact Details

In case of any queries related to UPCATET 2022 examination, candidates can contact the below-mentioned address and phone number.

Address:
Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology,
Agricultural College Lane, Nawabganj,
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208002

Phone: 0512 253 4157

Official Website: www.online.upcatetexam.org

FAQs

Is there any age limit criteria for UPCATET 2022 Exam?

The age limit as per the framed eligibility criteria differs from program to program. For B.V.Sc. and A.H. Programmes, a candidate must be 17 to 25 years old. For UG Programmes, a candidate must be 16 to 22 years old. But, there is no age limit for candidates who are interested in pursuing PG Programmes.

Can the candidates take UPCATET 2022 via online mode as well?

No, the candidates cannot take UPCATET 2022 Exam online as it is held in offline mode -pen & paper test.

Who is conducting the UPCATET exam for the year 2022? Is there any change in the pattern of the question paper?

Sardar Vallabhai Patel University of agriculture and technology will conduct the UPCATET 2022 exam. No, there is no change in the examination pattern. 

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