UPESEAT 2018UPESEAT 2018The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) will conduct the UPES Engineering Aptitude Test (UPESEAT) 2018. UPESEAT 2018 will be held online in the second week of May. The application form of UPESEAT 2018 has been made available online as well as in offline mode. As per UPESEAT eligibility criteria, candidates who have passed class 10 and 12 with minimum 60% are eligible for admission in the university. UPESEAT application procedure involves registration, payment of application fee, filling details in form and printout of the confirmation page. Candidates who will apply successfully for UPESEAT 2018 will be issued admit card in the second week of May. Apart from the entrance test admission will also be provided based on UPESEAT score or class 12 merit. Through UPESEAT, candidates will be granted admission to 29 undergraduate engineering courses offered by the university. For complete information about UPESEAT 2018 important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern and more read the article given below.


UPESEAT 2018- Overview

Exam name UPES Engineering Aptitude Test
Exam category Undergraduate
Exam level National
Conducting body University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
Commonly known as UPESEAT
Programmes covered B.Tech
Exam duration 3 hours

UPESEAT Important Dates 2018

The application form of UPESEAT has been released online by UPES. However, the important dates of UPESEAT 2018 are yet be announced. Candidates can check tentative dates of UPESEAT from the table given below:

UPESEAT important dates

S.No. Event Important Dates
1 UPESEAT application form released on September 2017
2 Last date to fill UPESEAT application form First week of May 2018
3 UPESEAT admit card releases on Second week of May 2018
4 UPESEAT 2018 exam Second week of May 2018
5 Result announcement Last week of May 2018
6 Counselling for Board merit candidates Third week of June 2018
7 Counselling for JEE Main qualified candidates Third week of June 2018
8 Counselling for UPESEAT qualified candidates Fourth week of June 2018

UPESEAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2018 provide details about the conditions that candidates have to fulfill for admission in the university. Candidates can check UPESEAT eligibility criteria below:

Age criteria– Candidates must be born on or after October 1, 1996, to apply for admission.

Academic qualification Admission in UPES University will be done through two pathways- exam pathway and non-exam pathway. The academic requirement for each of the admission pathway is given below:

Particulars UPESEAT eligibility criteria
UPESEAT 2018 To be eligible for UPESEAT 2018 exam candidates must pass class 10 and 12 with 60%. In class 12 Board exam candidates must have appeared in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Board merit Candidates must pass class 10 and 12 with 80% in class 10 and 12. Also, in class 12 Board examination candidates must have appeared in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
JEE Main 2018 Candidates have to secure a minimum 60% in class 10 and 12. Applicants must have passed class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

UPESEAT Application Form 2018

The application form of UPESEAT 2018 is available online as well as in offline mode. Candidates who want to apply for admission in the university have to complete UPESEAT application form within the specified time period. The application fee of UPESEAT is Rs. 1850 for all candidates and it can be paid through online mode, demand draft or in cash. UPESEAT application form involves the following three steps:

Steps to fill UPESEAT application form 2018

Steps UPESEAT application procedure
1. Registration
2. Payment of application fee
3. Filling application form
4. Print out of confirmation page

UPESEAT Exam Centres 2018

UPESEAT will be held in around 46 cities of India. Candidates have to choose two UPESEAT exam cities at the time of filling the application form. UPESEAT exam centre will be allotted to candidates based on their preference of city. Candidates must be careful while selecting UPESEAT 2018 exam cities as after the submission of the application form it cannot be changed under any circumstances.

UPESEAT Admit Card 2018

The admit card of UPESEAT will be released online in the second week of May 2018. Only the registered candidates will be able to download UPESEAT 2018 admit card by entering their application number, date of birth and email ID. The admit card will have details of the examination such as exam date and time, address of the exam centre along with candidates’ personal details. Applicants must ensure to take a printout of UPESEAT admit card and carry it along with them to the exam centre.

UPESEAT Exam Pattern 2018

UPESEAT 2018 will be conducted in online mode. According to UPESEAT exam pattern, the entrance test will have multiple choice questions from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English language comprehension and current affairs. Candidates will be given 3 hours to complete the test. The total number of questions in the entrance test is 200. One mark was awarded for each correct answer. There is no negative marking for incorrect responses. Candidates can check the distribution of questions in each subject from the table given below:

UPESEAT exam pattern 2018

Subjects Question distribution
Mathematics 50
Chemistry 50
Physics 50
English language comprehension 30
Current affairs 20


UPESEAT Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of UPESEAT 2018 for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics is similar to UPESEAT syllabus. Candidates must cover UPESEAT syllabus 2018 to prepare for the entrance exam. Candidates must practice English language comprehension and read current affairs as the entrance test will also have questions from these two subjects.

UPESEAT Sample Papers 2018

The sample papers of UPESEAT 2018 are similar to the actual question paper. UPES will release UPESEAT sample papers for candidates appearing in the exam. UPESEAT sample papers 2018 will help candidates to know about the type of questions they can expect in the entrance test. With the help of UPESEAT sample papers candidates will be able to prepare more effectively. Candidates must ensure to download UPESEAT sample papers and practice it on a regular basis to score well in the entrance exam.

UPESEAT Answer Key 2018

UPESEAT answer key 2018 will consist correct response to questions asked in the entrance test. By using the answer key of UPESEAT 2018 candidates can crosscheck their responses and calculate the probable score and get an idea if they have qualified the entrance examination.

UPESEAT Result 2018

The result of UPESEAT 2018 will be announced in the last week of May. Candidates can check UPESEAT result through their application number, roll number and mobile number. The result will display the aggregate and subject-wise scores obtained by candidates in UPESEAT 2018. UPESEAT 2018 result will also indicate the category wise and overall rank. Candidates must ensure to take a printout of UPESEAT scorecard and retain it safely for future reference.

UPESEAT Cutoff 2018

The cutoff for UPESEAT will be released after the declaration of result. UPESEAT 2018 cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates must obtain to qualify the examination. UPES will offer admission to only those candidates who will meet UPESEAT cutoff declared by the university.

UPESEAT Counselling 2018

The counselling of UPESEAT will be conducted in the third week of June 2018. UPES will conduct the counselling for candidates who have applied for admission through UPESEAT 2018, Board merit and for students who qualified the entrance test. UPESEAT counselling is likely to be conducted in Dehradun, Lucknow, Patna and Delhi. Eligible candidates have to attend the counselling in person at the given venue on the allotted day and time. Candidates have to submit all the required documents for verification at the time of counselling. UPES will grant admissions up to 80% of the total seats on the basis of UPESEAT 2018 result. While the remaining 20% of the seats will be filled on the basis of the candidates’ respective Board Merit or UPESEAT score.

Contact details

P.O. Bidholi Via-Prem Nagar,
Tel :0135-2770137/2776061/
Fax : +91-135-2776095,2776090
E-mail : enrollments@upes.ac.in
Official Website:

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For any doubt or query – Comment below

  • Vibhor tiwari

    Can I get admission in upes my rank is 18343 and tie with 405 other student

  • hera

    which branch i can get at 4521 rank and tied with 246 and 92.67%in pcm

  • Aditya Tiwari

    i had given upes exam through “exam mode”….is there any chance to get admission on the basis of my boards merit i,e. through non exam mode?

  • Paras

    Is the mechanical engineering from UPES holds good scope?

  • Vishal

    Till when is the result expected?

  • Ujjwal Seth

    WHat is the timing of this exam and since i am having BITSAT FRom * to 11:30 am so would i be able to give this exam or not ???

    • vishal

      9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

  • Sarthak

    is there any negative marking in the entrance exam of UPES? PLEASE REPLY

    • vishal


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  • deepak patidar

    i want to be upes exam details

  • Vishesh

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  • devesh thakur

    Is upes automotive engineering worth all the fees they take or can i consider manav rachna or galgotia??

    • news_entrancecorner

      Hi Devesh,
      As far University is concern UPES is best than Manav Rachna or Galgotia.

      • Nikhil Patil

        Exam details like if negative marking or not?

        • vishal

          No negative marking