UPES DAT Exam Pattern 2022

Exam Date

Jul 3, 2022

Jul 1, 2022 | Design


UPES DAT 2022 Exam Pattern and the marking scheme should be checked by the candidates to prepare and rank well in the examination. UPES DAT 2022 exam will be held in the online and offline modes. In online mode, there are 25 questions for a total of 100 marks and there is negative marking as well. UPES DAT 2022 exam will be conducted in the English language only.

Latest Updates for UPES DAT:

  • Jun 30, 2022: UPES DAT 2022 last date of application process is Jun 30, 2022. Read More

Exam Pattern for Online Paper (M.Des and B.Des)

The online exam pattern for M.Des and B.Des is as follows.

  • Questions: Exam paper consists of 25 multiple-choice questions (MCQ) and for every correct answer 4 marks will be fetched.
  • Negative marking: For every wrong answer 2 marks will be deducted. There are no negative marks for the unanswered questions.
  • Topics: Questions will be asked from automotive, graphic design, photography, interior design, etc. 

Requirements for the Online Test

The requirements for the online test are given below.

  • Speed: Candidates' Internet speed should be more than 100kbps.
  • Pop Up: Candidates should disable pop-up blockers.
  • To disable the pop-up blocker in firefox:
    • Step 1: Open Tools
    • Step 2: Select option
    • Step 3: Click the Content tab and then uncheck 'block pop-up windows'
  • Webcam: There should be a Functional Webcam.
  • Put Off: Candidate should have to put off chats (Yahoo messenger, Google talk)
  • Latest Version: Candidates should have the latest version of JAVA.

Offline Paper Pattern (B.Des)

The offline exam pattern for B.Des is as follows.

  • Interview Centres: For the UPES DAT 2022 Exam candidates will be given a particular location or interview Centre.
  • Sections: Offline paper will consist of 3 sections in the exam.
  • Number of Questions: UPES DAT 2022 Question paper will consist of 100 questions.
  • Note: The stationery will be given in the Examination Centre. No other things will be allowed inside the Examination Hall.

UPES DAT 2022 Offline Paper Sections

The offline paper sections for UPES DAT 2022 are tabulated below.

UPES DAT Exam Sections
Sections Suggested Time for Students to Complete the section Description of the Particular Section
Vehicle Sketching Section 50 Marks in 25 Minutes Students will be given a Design of a vehicle and Students have to Sketch the complete Design by Visualizing and implementing Sketching Skills
Design Activity Section 30 marks in 20 Minutes In this Part, Students will be given 3 Designs related to the exercise. Design and Sketching Skills are helpful for the students to complete the task
Creativity Analysis Section 20 Marks in 15 Minutes This part contains the thought Process of students while they deal with daily tasks. Students have to work on their creativity Skills and should have involvement in Understanding day-to-day activities 

Portfolio Requirements For B.Des and M.Des in UPES DAT 2022

The portfolio requirements for B.Des and M.Des in UPES DAT 2022 are tabulated below.

UPES DAT Portfolio Requirements for B.Des and M.Des
B.Des M.Des
  • Hand-drawn sketches using simple Pencils, colour pencils/ markers or any other media

  • Physical Model / Prototype to showcase creativity

  • Certificate of competitions won if any

  • Photography skills can be shown 

  • Digital work ( 2D techniques and 3D techniques)

  • Physical Model fabrication/construction 

  • Hand Drawing and sketching using color markers and color pencils (10-15 pages)

  • Digital work ( 2D techniques and 3D techniques)


UPES, Dehradun


(Total Fees) Rs. 1922000

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