UPTU 2019

Exam Date : 21st April 2019 To 5th May 2019
Result Date : 3rd June 2019

***UPTU/AKTU/UPSEE 2019 Result has been declared on June 3, 2019 on the UPSEE Official Website. Check Now - Click here***

What is UPSEE?

UPSEE full form is the Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination and will be conducted as both online (Computer-based Test) and offline (Pen & Paper-based Test). The mode of exam will depend on the paper which the candidate is going to write. UPSEE Exam will be conducted from 21st April 2019 to 5th May 2019 (tentative). 

UPSEE is conducted by Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU) was established by the Government of Uttar Pradesh in Lucknow in the year 2000. UPTU/UPSEE has been officially renamed as AKTU (Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University) in the year 2015. The university has been sub-divided into five zones with 150-160 colleges in each zone.

UPSEE 2018 UPTU 2018 AKTU 2018

Courses: UPSEE 2019 exam helps candidates to seek admission to B.Tech, MBA, MCA, B.Arch, B.Pharma, BHMCT, BFAD, BFA, B.Des and Lateral Entry programmes in all Government and Private Institutions located all over Uttar Pradesh.

Level: The test for UPTU 2019 more commonly known as UPSEE, is a State Level Entrance Exam. It is also known as Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE).

Authority: Central Admission Board (CAB) has absolute rights for conducting UPSEE and to decide about modalities of admissions and allotment of seats. CAB is an institution that comes under the Chairmanship of the Vice Chancellor, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow

Repute: AKTU is one of the largest technical universities not only in India but perhaps in all of Asia. Because of its geographic dispersion, gigantic size and the number of colleges affiliated to AKTU 2019.

Affiliation: The total number of affiliated colleges under UPTU/ UPSEE exam was 49 in the year 2000 which has now gone up to 587. 

Eligibility: Candidates who have passed in class XII or equivalent exam from any recognized institution in UP can apply for UPSEE. And the candidates whose parents are residing in UP can also apply. While these are one of the basic eligibility criteria candidates should also clear other eligibility criteria set by CAB.

Enrollment: Currently around 4,00,000 students are studying in various programmes in colleges/institutions which are affiliated to UPTU/ AKTU 2019.

Exam Format: UPSEE 2019 will consist of 11 papers and candidates need to select the papers and courses for which they are seeking admission through (UPTU/AKTU) UPSEE 2019 entrance examination.

UPSEE/UPTU Exam Introduction
Exam Name Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination
Acronym UPSEE
Conducting Body Central Admission Board (CAB)
Level State
Category Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Examination Date 21st April 2019 and 5th May 2019
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Mode Online i.e. Computer-based Test (CBT)
Offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT)
Marking Scheme For Correct Answer (+) 4 Marks
Negative Marking Not Applicable
Lateral Entry B.Tech/ B.Pharm/ MCA
Paper Medium English & Hindi
Official Website http://www.upsee.nic.in



UPSEE/UPTU Important Dates

CAB will release the application form on 23rd January 2019 (tentative). Students can visit the official website and fill the application form and submit it before 25th March 2019. UPSEE Exam Date along with other Important Dates are in the following table:

Events  Important Dates (tentative)
Application Form Start date 23rd January 2019 
Application Form Ends date 25th March 2019  
Admit Card date 15th April 2019   
UPSE Exam Date 21st April 2019 to #to
UPSEE/AKTU/UPTU 2019 Result 3rd June 2019  
UPSEE/AKTU/UPTU 2019 Counselling Date 25th June 2019 

Note: These dates are tentative and are subject to change under the authority of CAB. We will update the dates once they are officially announced by CAB.

UPSEE/UPTU Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should clear UPSEE Eligibility Criteria set by CAB else they will get rejected. Some of the important criteria that candidates should be aware of are:

Particulars  Description
Age No Upper Age Limit
Education Qualification  B.Tech: Candidates who have completed 10+2 level examination with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subjects with a minimum of 45% aggregate (40% for reserved category candidates) are eligible to apply for UPSEE 2019 B.Tech courses.
MBA: Candidates who have passed Bachelors degree course of minimum 3 years duration with minimum marks of 50% aggregate (45% for reserved category candidates) are eligible to apply for MBA course in UPSEE 2019 examination.
Nationality Indian 
Domicile Candidates must have passed the qualifying examination from any institution located in Uttar Pradesh or whose parents have UP as their domicile


Since AKTU is offering courses in various fields UPSEE syllabus for each course varies. Syllabus for candidates who are aspiring to take undergraduate courses and MBA course are as follows.

Undergraduate Courses: UPSEE Syllabus consists of questions related to physics, chemistry, and mathematics topics of class 11th and class 12th syllabus will be asked in the paper 1 of UPSEE 2019 examination.

MBA: Candidates seeking admission to MBA programme should attempt paper-9 of UPSEE 2019 which is an aptitude test. It consists of questions related to the English Language, Numerical Aptitude, Thinking and Decision Making, General Awareness.

UPTU/UPSEE Registration

Once the applicaton form is released on the official website, candidates can start to apply for UPSEE. They can visit the website, fill the UPSEE Application Form Details and submit it. More detaisl about application process is given in the following sections.

UPSEE/UPTU Application Process

DATE: UPSEE 2019 registration process starts from 23rd January 2019 and ends on 25th March 2019 (tentative).

Registration: To begin the application process, candidates have to first register by entering their full name, mobile number, and email id. Then they will receive the login id and password, which they have to use to login to start filling the application form.

Details: Candidates need to fill their personal details including Adhaar card number and academic details after logging in.

Necessary Documents: Candidates have to upload the scanned Images of their recent photograph and signature.

Fee Payment: The application form is successfully completed once the examination fee is paid and the confirmation page is generated.

UPTU/UPSEE Application Form

Particulars  Description 
Mode of UPSEE/AKTU/UPTU Application Form 2019 Online
Application Fees Male/General/OBC- RS.1300Female/SC/ST/PWD (Physically Handicapped)- RS. 650
Mode Of Payment Debit/Credit cards and Net banking only.

UPSEE/UPTU Exam Centers

  • Exam Centre: UPSEE 2019 will be conducted in 41 centres in Uttar Pradesh and 8 centres in the other States.
  • Choice of Centre: The candidates may choose only one exam centre of their choice, according to their convenience.
  • Availability: The efforts will be made to allocate exam centre to the candidates in the order of the choice opted by them in their application form. However, in extraordinary circumstances, a different city or nearby exam centre may be allotted.
  • Id Proof: Candidates must carry valid id proof along with the admit card to the exam centre without fail.
  • Note: Candidates failing to carry a valid photo ID proof (Aadhaar/ Voter ID Card) with hall ticket/admit card to the exam centre will not be allowed inside the exam hall.


  • Admit Card: The admit card will be released online by the UPSEE on 15th April 2019.
  • Id Proof: Candidate must carry any one of the government issued id proof such as Voter Id, PAN Card, Aadhar Card, Driving License, Passport along with the admit card.
  • Discrepancy: In case of any discrepancy in the particulars of the candidate or his/ her photograph/ signature shown in the admit card and Confirmation Page, the candidate must immediately approach the authority to avoid any inconvenience on the day of the exam.
  • Note: The candidates are advised to read the instructions on the admit card carefully and follow them during the conduct of the examination.

UPSEE/UPTU Exam Pattern

Particulars Description
Mode of Exam Online (Computer Based Questions) Offline (Pen & Paper-based Test)
Type of UPTU Questions Multiple Choice Questions
Medium of exam English
Duration 3hours
Marking Scheme +4 mark for the Correct Answers and there are no negative marks


  • Result Date: (UPTU/ AKTU) UPSEE 2019 Results will be declared on 3rd June 2019 along with the answer key and the merit list.
  • Merit List: Based on the performance of the candidates a separate merit list will be prepared for each course. UPSEE 2019 score-card will contain marks obtained in each subject and the merit position/rank.
  • Cut-off: The cut-off marks for the merit of qualified candidates is 25% (20% for candidates belonging to SC/ST category).

UPSEE/AKTU/UPTU 2019 Counselling

  • Counselling Date: The commencement of UPSEE 2019 counselling registration and filling the choice of preferred colleges along with courses will begin on 25th June 2019.
  • Counselling Process: Candidates who will feature in the merit list would be called for the document verification process. After the document verification candidates would be allowed to take part in the registration and choice locking process.
  • Reservation: For scheduled caste category 21% seats will be reserved, for scheduled tribe category 2% seats will be reserved and for other backward classes 27% seats will be reserved under UPSEE 2019 for the candidates, who are seeking admission to colleges affiliated with UPTU 2019.

Courses Offered through UPSEEUPTU 2019

The courses offered and the duration of the respective courses are listed in the below table:

Courses offered through UPSEE
Course Offered by UPTU Course Duration
Bachelor of Technology 4 years
Bachelor of Pharmacy 4 years
Bachelor of Architecture 5 years
Bachelor of Design 4 years
Bachelor of Hotel Management & Catering Technology 4 years
Bachelor of Fashion & Apparel Design 4 years
Bachelor of Fine Arts 4 years
Master of Business Administration 2 years
Master of Computer Application 2 years
MBA (Integrated) 5 years
MCA (Integrated) 5 years

UPSEE/UPTU 2019 Contact Details

The individuals who wish to get in touch with the Board can make use of any of the following means to communicate with UPTU 2019 authorities. The contact details are as follows:

  • Address: The Registrar, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh IET Campus, Sitapur Road, Lucknow, Pincode – 226 021 (U.P.), India.
  • Phone: 0522 – 2732193
  • Fax: 0522 – 2732185
  • E-Mail: registrar@aktu.ac.in
  • Website: https://aktu.ac.in
  • Toll-free Help Desk Number: 1800 180 0161 (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)
  • E-Mail: upsee.helpdesk.aktu.ac.in

UPSEE 2019 Preparation Tips

  • Make a plan: Before starting your studies, plan it before in an easy way. Allot your time for each subject. Make a definite time table that you are going to complete on a daily basis. 
  • Go through: Go through the previous year question paper and detailed syllabus of UPSEE and give preference to the repeated questions and topics.
  • Speed up: Make sure you are doing better than yesterday and try to speed up according to your self-set time table.
  • Mock test: Practice by taking mock test papers and learn from your mistakes by evaluating it yourself.
  • The advantage for candidates: There is no negative marking in UPTU 2019 examination. If you don't know the answer always take an educated guess and you have a 50% chance of getting the right answer.
  • Materials to study: There are many study materials available easily, go through them along with the reference books to know more about the topics.
  • Priority: Give more importance to the topics which you find difficult and work more on it. Don't neglect any of the topics because you find it difficult.

UPTU/AKTU 2019 Guidelines

  • No candidate will be allowed to enter the UPSEE 2019 examination hall 15 minutes after the commencement of the UPTU exam.
  • The candidate is supposed to paste a recent, clear passport size photograph similar to that on the confirmation page, in the space provided on the UPSEE 2019 admit card and get it duly attested by the principal/Head of institution last attended or by any Gazetted Officer.
  • The candidate also has to bring two passport size photograph to the UPTU/ AKTU 2019 exam centre and submit it to the invigilator in the examination hall.
  • The signature and left thumb impression of the candidates in the UPSEE 2019 admit card should match with the database retained by invigilator in the exam hall.
  • Candidate should use only black ball pen while writing UPSEE 2019 examination, to fill the entries on question booklet and the OMR Answer Sheet.
  • Each question booklet is related to separate OMR answer sheet kept inside the question booklet. Changing of OMR answer sheet of one set to another is strictly prohibited and shall be punishable under law.
  • The use of calculators, log table, communication devices such as cellular phones is not allowed in the (UPTU/ AKTU) UPSEE 2019 examination Hall.
  • The candidate is advised to check the details printed on the UPSEE 2019 admit card regarding Name/ Gender/ DOB/ Category/ Rural Weightage/ Domicile etc. In case of any discrepancy, then the candidate is advised to report to the invigilators in the examination hall during the examination.
  • Candidate should note that if his/her photograph/signature printed on UPSEE 2019 admit card is blurred or incorrect or not visible then she/he must report to the nodal centre in the city of the examination allotted to her/him for the issuance of duplicate admit card.

UPTU/UPSEE 2019 Answer Keys - Download Answer Key PDFs

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Colleges which accept [UPTU]

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2021
09 May 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

I was directly admitted for my course, and the eligibility criteria for direct admission is based upon the percentage of 12th Standard though I have taken UPSEE/ UPTU I was admitted directly not on the marks.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2021
09 May 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

For admission in this course, you have to pass your academic qualification and you can also take the test of UPTU/UPSEEE. Typical cutoffs for a course is about 70 to 75 per cent.

Want to get in ?
Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2020
28 Apr 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The basic requirement of pursuing MCA is that you have must be graduated in any of stream. Also, you have read maths in your previous education that helps you to build up logic in your current course. There is uptu entrance exam which helps you to get a high-rank college after your good rank. This exam also helps you to get the government college.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2016
27 Apr 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

.* My eligibility criteria in b. Tech admissions Intermediate. *Uptu entrance exam. * Engineering Mechanics

Want to get in ?
Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2016
24 Apr 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria for MCA graduate with maths, BCA, B.Sc.IT I had qualified UPTU entrance exam for MCA course

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2020
11 Feb 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Clearing UPSEEE/UPTU Entrance & filling up this institute in counselling is the criteria for getting this college. The cutoffs are usually average as its not a very well developed business school.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2022
17 Nov 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

UP conducts it state engineering exam and because IET is state college so it takes students who qualify UPSEE/UPTU. There are enormous other colleges who take the student from UPSEE entrance test.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
17 Nov 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

I have given UPTU/UPSEE examination And I opt for BTech by it branch Eligibility for this course is to pass 12th with 60%of marks in every subject and to take admission in this college you have to get minimum of below 8000 ranks.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA], batch of 2018
22 Oct 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission procedure is followed as per the guidelines of UPTU/UPSEE entrance exam rank. UPTU. counselling and direct admission procedure are allowed.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
27 Sep 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Firstly it is a central government University, it is known as of the east so we say this university is amazing, good placement and it's better than any uptu colleges, it's infrastructure is very good huge campus, playing ground atlast it is an amazing university

Discussion Forum

If two candidates score equal marks, how will the ranking process will be done?

If two candidates score equal marks, how will the ranking process will be done?

Asked By: Vaibbhav singhania,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Vaibhav,

To know about the tie-breaking conditions at the time of result in UPTU 2018 examination, click on the link here.

What are the documents that i should carry for the counselling process?

What are the documents that i should carry for the counselling process?

Asked By: Rishab singla,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Rishab,

To get the complete list of the documents and the dates of counselling, click on the link here to read.

courses offered

can you tell me the courses offered?

Asked By: palak biswas,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Palak,

UPSEE 2018 exam helps candidates who are seeking admission in B.TechMBAMCAB.ArchB.PharmaBHMCTBFADBFAB.Des and Lateral Entry programmes in all government and private institutions located all over Uttar Pradesh.

negative marks

please tell me is there any negative marks or not?

Asked By: Shrishty Arora,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Shristhy,

No, there is no negative marking.

To know about paper pattern, Click here.

Preparation Tip

suggest how to prepare for UPTU entrance

Asked By: Ashish Sharma,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Ashish,

  • Tip 1:  It is advised to solve the previous year question papers and understand the difficulty level of UPTU 2018 examination. 
  • Tip 2:  Read the question before you look at the answer. Eliminate answers you know aren't right. Read all the choices before choosing your answer. 
  • Tip 3:  Practise the sample test papers and gain the basic knowledge about UPTU 2018 exam pattern. 
  • Tip 4:  There is no negative marking in UPTU 2018 examination. If you don't know the answer always take an educated guess and you have a 50% chance of getting the right answer. 
  • Tip 5:  There are lots of study materials available in the market and you can also make use of reference books to increase the in-depth wisdom of UPTU 2018 syllabus. 
  • Tip 6:  Come up with the answer in your head before looking at the possible answers this way the choices given on the test won't throw you off or trick you. 
  • Tip 7:  Budget your time and don't spend the more test time on one question. Balance the UPTU 2018 exam duration and allocate specific time for each question. 

admission in Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Tech, Aligarh through JEE Main or UPTU/UPSEE

I want to get an admission in Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh for B.Tech in CS. Should I opt for JEE Main or UPTU/UPSEE?

Asked By: Amaar Zaif,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

You can get an admission in Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh through either UPSEE or JEE Main.

Lateral Entry to B.Tech Date and Mode of Exam.

When will be the exam for Lateral Entry to B.Tech be held on? And what mode will the exam be in?

Asked By: Mathur Kishore,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The exam section for Lateral Entry to B.Tech 2nd year through UPSEE will be held on the 22nd of August and it will be a Computer Based Test.

Dual Degrees through UPSEE/UPTU

Are there any other Dual Degrees other than MAM offered through UPTU?

Asked By: Vinay Sharma,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, there are no other Dual Degrees in any other streams provided through UPSEE to individuals.

Incharge of UPSEE 2017

Who will be in charge of conducting UPSEE 2017?

Asked By: Aparna K R,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

As per the official information provided by UPSEE, The Central Admission Board (CAB) has absolute rights for conducting of UPSEE 2017, and to decide about modalities of admissions and allotment of seats.

The jurisdiction of CAB extends to colleges/institutes affiliated to AKTU, Lucknow. The CAB is authorised to take every decision regarding conduct and admissions through UPSEE 2017.

Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination [UPSEE/UPTU] 2017 Details

courses offered at Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination [UPSEE/UPTU] 2017 Details

Asked By: Abhay singh,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  1. Bachelor of Technology  
  2. Bachelor of Pharmacy
  3. Bachelor of Architecture
  4. Bachelor of Hotel Management & Catering Technology
  5. Bachelor of Fashion & Apparel Design
  6. Bachelor of Fine Arts  
  7. Master of Business Administration
  8. Master of Computer Application
  9. MAM (Dual Degree) - Master of Applied Management (Dual Degree).