JEECUP 2021: Application Form (Extended), Exam Dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

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JEECUP 2021 will be conducted from June 15 – 20, 2021. Authorities have released JEECUP Application Form 2021 on February 26. Last date to fill the application form has been extended. Eligible candidates can now fill the application form online at till April 30, 2021. Apply for JEECUP 2021

Latest Update: 

  • April 19:  JEECUP 2021 Registration has been Extended till April 30, 2021.
  • Feb 22: JEECUP 2021 Exam will be scheduled to be conducted from June 15 – 20, 2021

JEECUP 2021 or UPJEE (UP Polytechnic) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by the Joint Entrance Examination Council, Uttar Pradesh for admission to diploma courses Technology, Engineering and Pharmacy. Qualified candidates will be granted admission to assorted polytechnic institutes aligned with the Board of Technical Education, Uttar Pradesh. According to the basic JEECUP Eligibility Criteria, a candidate should have passed the 10th class with a minimum of 35% aggregate marks. 

JEECUP is a 3-hour offline exam held once a year. There are a total of 100 MCQ questions. The topics and JEECUP Syllabus depends on individual papers. Check JEECUP Syllabus and Exam Pattern

Highlights 2021

JEECUP 2021 Highlights 

JEECUP Full Form Joint entrance examination of UP (JEECUP)
Conducting Body Uttar Pradesh board of technical education (UPBTE)
Exam Level State-level
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Exam Offline
Question Type Multiple Choice Questions
Exam Frequency Once a year
Exam Duration 3 hrs.
Number of Questions 100
Total Marks 400
Application Fee 300 + bank charges (GEN) 200 + Bank Charges (SC/ST)
Total Seats Offered 4,239
Number of Exam Centres All districts of UP
Official Website
JEECUP Helpline 0522- 2630667, 2630106, 2636589

JEECUP 2021 Exam Dates (Announced)

Event Dates 
JEECUP Application Form Release February 26, 2021
Last Date to Submit JEECUP Application Form April 30, 2021 (Extended)
JEECUP Admit Card Release June 5, 2021
JEECUP 2021 June 15, 2021 to June 20, 2021
JEECUP Result Announcements July 2021
JEECUP Counselling procedure July 2021

JEECUP 2021 Courses Offered

JEECUP 2021 offers admissions to diverse courses offered by various polytechnic or ITI Institutes in Uttar Pradesh. These are presented below:

Group Courses
A Engineering & Technology Diploma
B Agriculture Engineering
C Fashion Design, Home Science and Textile Design and Engineering
D 1. Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice 2. Library & Information Science
E Diploma in Pharmacy
F Post Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology (Tissue culture)
G Post Graduate Diploma course
H Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Technology
I Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
K1* 1. Civil Engineering 2.Civil Engineering (Environment & Pollution Control)
K2* 1.Electrical Engineering 2. Electrical & Electronics Engineering
K3* 1.Electronics Engineering 2. Electronics Engg. (Modern Consumer Electronics Appliances) 3. Electronics Engg. (Micro Electronics) 4. Electronics Engineering(Advance Microprocessor & Interface)
K4* 1. Mechanical Engineering (Automobile) 2. Mechanical Engineering (Production) 3. Mechanical Engineering (Maintenance) 4. Mechanical Engineering (Refrigeration & Air Conditioning) 5. Mechanical Engineering (Computer-Aided Design)
K5* 1. Information Technology 2. Computer Science and Engineering
K6* Printing Technology
K7* Fashion Design & Garment Technology
K8* Textile Technology

* (K1-K8 offers Lateral entry in 2nd year of Engineering & Technology Diploma courses)

Eligibility Criteria

JEECUP 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Before going ahead with an application, a fresher should be enlightened about JEECUP 2021 Eligibility guidelines. Group-wise JEECUP eligibility criteria vary. The basic eligibility criteria have been mentioned below:

  • applicants with 35% in class 10th are eligible for admissions to diploma courses offered through JEECUP exam.
  • The lower age limit of an applicant is 14 yrs. but there is no cap on the upper age limit.
  • The student must be a domicile of Uttar Pradesh.

Check JEECUP 2021 Eligibility Criteria 

JEECUP 2021 Application Form

JEECUP 2021 Application Form is available online on Before filling the form, candidates should be ready with respective scanned documents which include passport size photograph, thumb impression, signature.

Steps to Fill JEECUP 2021 Application Form

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of JEECUP (
  • Step 2: Click on the link “Apply for UPJEE Polytechnic 2021”
  • Step 3: Candidates will register and confirm their phone number and email id.
  • Step 4: Candidates will select the group for Joint Entrance Exam – Group A or Group B to K.
  • Step 5: After finishing off the registration process, students will again log in.
  • Step 6: Students will fill up all the attributes mentioned in the form.
  • Step 7: Upload photograph, signature and thumb impression.
  • Step 8: Submit a registration fee of Rs. 300 for General category (Rs. 200 for SC/ST category) via online or offline mode.


  • Application Fees can be submitted via Net banking/ Debit card/ Credit card/ E- challan
  • The photograph should be coloured. The name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph should be printed on it.
  • Photograph and signature should be in JPEG format. The former having a file size from 4KB – 200KB and the later having file size from 1KB to 30KB.
  • Candidates are recommended to take printouts of the confirmation page and keep it for future references.
Exam Center 2021

JEECUP 2021 Exam Center

  • While filling the application form online, candidates have the option of selecting JEECUP exam centre of their own choice. Candidates should select a JEECUP 2021 exam centre with utmost precaution as they cannot be corrected later.

JEECUP 2021 Exam Center locations are tabulated below:

Ghaziabad Agra Aligarh Baghpat
Bulandshahar Firozabad Lucknow Gopalpur
Saharanpur Kanpur Faizabad Barabanki
Moradabad Meerut Bareilly Amethi
Budaun Mathura Gonda Hardoi
Rampur Muzaffarnagar Sitapur Raebareli
Admit Card 2021

JEECUP 2021 Admit Card

JEECUP 2021 Admit Card will be released in June 2021 on the official website - Students are urged to check all the details thoroughly in their JEECUP admit card. If there is an error in the admit card, they should directly inform the examination authority.

By following the given steps, students can download JEECUP 2021 admit cards:

  • Step 1: Open the official website of JEECUP
  • Step 2: On the website homepage, click on the download admit card link of the selected group.
  • Step 3: Students need to enter details like – Application Number, Application Form, Password, and Security Pin.
  • Step 4: Click on Sign-in button

Students can download and take a printout of the admit card for future references.

JEECUP 2021 Exam Pattern

JEECUP 2021 consists of multiple-choice questions. Students should read all the instructions given in the question booklet.

Mode of Exam Offline
Medium of Examination Hindi & English
Exam Duration 3 hrs.
Number of Questions 100
Total Marks 400
Correct Answer
4 Marks
Negative Marking -1
Syllabus 2021

JEECUP 2021 Syllabus

JEECUP 2021 Syllabus is based on UP board Syllabus (Class 10th) and Higher Senior Secondary & Senior Secondary (Class 11th and 12th). The syllabus varies for each group of JEECUP exam.

Check JEECUP Exam Pattern and Syllabus

JEECUP 2021 Preparation Tips

JEECUP consists of 100 objective type questions. Every correct answer will land 4 marks and every incorrect answer will lead to negative marking. Certain points should be kept in mind by the students while preparing for the exam-

  • Understanding of Concept - Basic concepts should be clear. Each formula should be on the fingertips because in exams there will be no time for derivation.
  • Planning- Planning should be done 9-10 months before the exam as to how many topics you will cover in a single day or a week & strictly follow the regime.
  • Practice - Practice with as many mock papers as you can. It will help you in enhancing your speed as well as reducing the chances of committing silly mistakes.
  • Time Management – Start doing mock papers in a limited time only. Don’t get stuck at a single question for too long.
Best Books

JEECUP 2021 Best Books

There are numerous books and sample papers available in stores as well as online to study from. But certain books are mentioned below from which students should surely study

Subject Books Author
Maths Uttar Pradesh Polytechnic Joint Entrance Exam Maths 2020 Arihant Publication
Physics and Chemistry Concepts of Physics Uttar Pradesh Polytechnic Joint Entrance Exam Physics and Chemistry 2020 H.C. Verma Arihant Publication
Biology Class 11th & 12th Biology book NCERT
Combined Uttar Pradesh Polytechnic 2020 Arihant Publication

JEECUP 2021 Answer Key

  • JEECUP 2021 answer keys will be displayed on the official website (
  • If a student intends to challenge an answer key, they have to submit a challan of Rs. 100.
  • Challan can be paid online by logging in to the website

Steps to Download JEECUP Answer Key

To download JEECUP 2021 answer keys the following steps should be followed

  • Open the official website of JEECUP (
  • Login using roll no. and question booklet no.
  • Click on Submit to see the answer sheet
  • Download the answer sheet and save it
  • If any student finds any error they are permitted to challenge the authorities along with the evidence.
Result 2021

JEECUP 2021 Result

To check the JEECUP 2021 Result, follow the given steps

  • Step 1: Visit the official website -
  • Step 2: Applicant needs to enter their roll number and date of birth
  • Step 3: Click on Submit button to view the result
  • Step 4: Download the result and save it

Details on JEECUP Rank Card

  • Name of the candidate
  • Application number
  • Gender
  • Marks scored
  • Photo and signature of the applicant
  • Qualifying status
  • Seat number

JEECUP 2021 Counselling

Based on marks scored and rank achieved, seats will be allocated to the candidates in the counselling round. The given procedure should be followed for JEECUP 2021 Counselling 

  • JEECUP Counselling will be conducted in three rounds for state qualified candidates.
  • Candidates should complete their registration process with JEECUP roll no. and password.
  • Candidate needs to pay a counselling fee of Rs. 250 through SBI MOPS
  • After fee payment, candidates are eligible to select choices of course and colleges.
  • There is no curtailment for filing of choices
  • Applicants will be able to download their seat allotment result by filling their roll no. and date of birth.
  • If any college is allocated to a candidate, they have to submit a seat acceptance fee of Rs. 3000.
  • Students will report to the official centre for verification of documents.
  • After verification, the candidate will visit the allocated institute for admission.

Documents to be submitted for verification are

Counselling letter 4 photographs
Score card Domicile certificate
Admit card Migration certificate
Character certificate Reservation certificate
Class 10th mark sheet & passing certificate Class 12th mark sheet & passing certificate
1 self-attested photocopy of original document --

JEECUP 2021 Seat Allotment

JEECUP 2021 Seat allotment is based on reservation, preference of candidate and State Open Rank of UPJEE. For each JEECUP counselling session, results are disclosed on the website. Candidates can check these results and follow the JEECUP 2021 counselling procedure

The procedure to check the seat allotment result is as follows

  1. Visit the official id of JEECUP i.e.
  2. To login, candidates have to fill their roll no. and password
  3. By clicking on the sign in button, details are submitted.
  4. Candidates will be able to see their seat allotment result
  5. If a candidate is satisfied with the allotted seat, they have to submit a seat allotment fee of Rs. 3000 to freeze their seat in the respective college
  6. If a student is not satisfied they can select the “Float” option and they will be eligible to participate in further counselling rounds.
  7. Followed by document verification at the official centre.

JEECUP 2021 Reservation of Seats

According to the UP Govt. rules students belonging to particular categories are admitted through reserved seats only. These categories are represented as

Vertical Reservation Percentage
SC 21%
ST 2%
Horizontal Reservation Percentage
PWD 40%
Freedom Fighter 2%
Ward of Military Personnel 5%
Girl candidates 20%
Cutoff 2021

JEECUP 2021 Cutoff

  • JEECUP Cutoff is released only after the declaration of the result
  • JEECUP Cutoff is based on the marks obtained by the students in the entrance exam

JEECUP Cutoff list for different courses is mentioned below -

Group Program Expected Cutoff
General OBC SC ST
A Diploma in Engineering/Technology 77 75.3 71.5 68.6
B Agriculture Engineering 76 74.3 70.5 67.6
C Fashion Designing and Garment Technology 74 72.3 68.5 65.6
Home Science 72 70.3 66.5 63.6
Textile Design 79 77.3 73.5 70.6
Textile Design Printing 71 69.3 65.5 62.6
D Modern Office Management and Secretarial Practice 70 68.3 64.5 61.6
Library and Information Science 78 76.3 72.5 69.6
E Diploma in Pharmacy 74 72.3 68.5 65.6
F Post Graduate Diploma In Biotechnology Tissue Culture 62 60.3 56.5 53.6
G PG Diploma in Computer Application PGDCA 68 66.3 62.5 59.6
PG Diploma in Marketing and Sales Management 80 78.3 74.5 71.6
PG Diploma in Customer Service Management 82 80.3 76.5 73.6
PG Diploma in Beauty and Health Cares 79 77.3 73.5 64.6
PG Diploma in Tourism and Travel Management 73 71.3 67.5 67.6
PG Diploma in Advertising and Public Relations 76 74.3 70.5 67.6
PG Diploma in Textile Design 76 74.3 68.5 65.6
PG Diploma In Fashion Technology 74 72.3 73.5 70.6
Diploma in Mass Communication 79 77.3 70.5 67.6
PG Diploma in Hardware and Networking 76 74.3 67.5 64.6
Diploma in Web Designing 73 71.3 69.5 66.6
PG Diploma in Accountancy with Computerized Account and Taxation 75 73.3 69.5 66.6
PG Diploma in Retail Management 81 79.3 75.5 72.6
H Diploma in Hotel Management 83 81.3 77.5 74.6
I Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering 84 82.3 78.5 75.6
Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Aviation 69 67.3 63.5 60.6
J Post Diploma in Information Technology 64 62.3 58.5 55.6
K Diploma in Engineering (2nd year Lateral Entry) 67 65.3 61.5 58.6

Read: JEECUP 2021 Participating Colleges



Ques. When will JEECUP 2021 be conducted?

Ans. JEECUP 2021 will be conducted from June 15, 2021 to June 20, 2021.

Ques. Will JEECUP 2021 be postponed?

Ans. With the cancellation of CBSE Class 10th boards and delay by various other education boards, it is likely that JEECUP 2021 might be postponed.   

Ques. In what mode is JEECUP 2021 conducted?

Ans. JEECUP 2021 entrance test for Group A and E will be conducted in offline mode whereas Group B to I & K1 to K8 will be held in online CBT mode.

Ques. What is the procedure to edit centres in JEECUP application form?

Ans. There is no procedure to edit exam centres in JEECUP application form. Once an application form is submitted, the exam centre cannot be edited.

Ques. Can students whose Class 10th results are awaited apply for JEECUP 2021?

Ans. Students whose Class 10th results are awaited can appear in the examination. But such candidates are required to submit their result/ scores at the time of JEECUP Counselling.

Ques. Is there any JEECUP fee relaxation for female candidates?

Ans. No, there is no exemption in JEECUP fees for female candidates. Only SC/ST candidates are given such relaxation.

Ques. What documents are to be uploaded while filling JEECUP application forms?

Ans. The specifications of the documents that need to be submitted during JEECUP application form filling are as follows

Document Dimension
passport size photo  3.5 cm X 4.5 cm
thumb impression 3.5cm X 1.5 cm
signature 3.5cm X 1.5 cm

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.