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UPCATET 2019 Application Form (Available) Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

Updated On - February 26th 2019 by DEEKSHA

UPCATET is conducted by Narendra Deva University of Agriculture and Technology, Ayodhya for admission into various UG, PG and Ph.D. courses. UPCATET 2019 is scheduled for multiple dates on May 16 (For UG), 17 (For PG) and 18 (Ph.d.), 2019.

Latest: Registration process has been started from February 20, 2019. Apply Online

  • Candidates need to check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Check UPCATET Eligibility
  • The exam will be held in 6 cities which are Banda, Ayodhya, Kanpur, Meerut, Lucknow and Varanasi. Check UPCATET Exam Center
  • The admit cards will be available online on the official website from May 01, 2019.
  • The question paper will contain a total of 200 multiple choice questions of 600 marks.
  • Total duration of the exam is 3 hours. Check UPCATET Exam Pattern
  • UPCATET Result will be declared on May 31 in online mode.
  • Candidates clearing the written entrance exam will admission in their choice of Universities accepting UPCATET scores for admissions.

UPCATET 2019 Highlights

Exam NameUttar Pradesh Combined Agricultural and Technology Entrance Test (UPCATET)
Conducting BodyNarendra Deva University of Agriculture and Technology, Ayodhya
Exam ModeOffline 
MediumEnglish & Hindi
Exam LevelState
CoursesUnder Graduates, Post Graduate and Ph.D

UPCATET 2019 Exam Dates

Candidates can check the official 

Online Application Form starts fromFebruary 20 to March 31, 2019
Form Correction WindowApril 2 to 6, 2019
Availability of UPCATET Admit CardMay 1, 2019
UPCATET 2019 Exam DateMay 16, 17 and 18, 2019
Result DeclarationMay 31, 2019
Submit registration fee for Online CounsellingFor UG & Diploma courses: June 3 to 10, 2019
For PG courses: June 16 to 20, 2019
For Ph.D.: July 10 to 14, 2019
Upload document for Online CounsellingFor UG & Diploma courses: June 3 to 17, 2019
For PG courses: June 16 to 21, 2019
For Ph.D.: July 10 to 15, 2019

First online counseling process

For UG & Diploma courses: June 21 to July 8, 2019
For PG courses: June 28 to July 10, 2019
For Ph.D.: July 22 to 29, 2019

Second offline counseling process

For UG & Diploma courses: July 10 to 22, 2019
For PG courses: July 11 to 26, 2019
Third online Counselling process for All coursesAugust 1 to 8, 2019

UPCATET 2019 Eligibility

Before fill the application form, candidates will have to check if they clear the eligibility criteria. All applicants must have to submit their physical fitness certificate approved by a registered medical practitioner in the specified format as mentioned in the official website.

CourseMinimum QualificationSubject RequiredMinimum Marks
B.Sc. (Hon) Agriculture12th StandardAgricultural Science60%
B.Sc. (Hon) Horticulture12th StandardPCB60%
B.Sc. (Hon) Forestry12th StandardPCM60%
Bachelor in Fisheries Science12th StandardPCMB60%
Bachelor in Veterinary Science12th StandardPCB / PCMB & English50%
B.Sc. (Hon) Home Science12th StandardArts with Home Science / PCB/PCM/PCMB/Agricultural Science60%
M.Sc. Agriculture Biochemistry / Agricultural Economics/ Agricultural Economics & Management/ Agronomy/ Animal Husbandry/ Dairy Technology/ Live Stock Production and Management/ Genetics & Plant Breeding/ Soil Science/ Soil Science & Agriculture ChemistryB.Sc. Agriculture -60%
M.Sc. Home ScienceBSc Home Science -60%
M.Sc. Agriculture BiotechnologyBachelor Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Biotechnology -60%
M.Sc. Agricultural Meteorology/ Horticulture/ NematologyBachelor Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture -60%
M.Sc. Agricultural StatisticsBachelor Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture -60%
M.Sc. Entomology/ Plant Pathology/ Plant Physiology/ Crop Physiology/ Seed Science & Technology/ Soil Conservation& Water ManagementBachelor Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry -60%
Masters in Veterinary ScienceB.V Sc & AH -OGPA 5.50

Age Limit

  • For courses BVS and C & AH minimum age limit is 17 years and maximum 23 years as on December 31, 2019; and 5 years of relaxation for SC/ST and OBC candidates.
  • For the other courses, minimum age limit of the candidates is 16 years and maximum 22 years; and the relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST OBC candidates. 

UPCATET 2019 Application Form

Students can check here the details of online application form of UPCATET 2019:

  • UPCATET Application Form has been released in online mode.
  • The online application form has been released from February 20, 2019 to March 31, 2019. 
  • Students should fill all the details on the application form carefully.
  • Candidates have to upload the scanned image of recent photograph (online mode).
  • Candidates should take a print copy of the complete filled-in application form for future use.
  • There is no option for sending of the off-line/hard copy of application form.

Application Fee:

For the candidates belonging for the OBC and General Categories is INR 1250 and For SC/ST candidates is INR 1050 and application fee should be deposited in the form of bank draft at any branch of SBI

CategoryApplication Fee
General and Other Backward ClassINR 1250
SC / STINR 1050

Note: The university also accepts late payment of fees with a fine of INR 300 from May 1 – 5, 2019.

UPCATET 2019 Admit Card

The admit cards will be available online on the official website. UPCATET 2019 admit card will be available from May 1, 2019 onwards to download. It will not be delivered to the candidate via courier or post services. Candidates will not be allowed to enter the exam hall without admit card.

You shall also bring one photo ID proof:

  • Driving license
  • Voter ID
  • PAN card
  • Aadhar card or any other govt. ID and
  • Notarized Affidavit with a photo in which the photo of applicant is attached and clearly visible.

Candidates will not be permitted to appear for UPCATET 2019 without showing correct and suitable photo identification.

Candidates are advised to download two copies of UPCATET Admit Card 2019 because one has to be self-attested and deposited to the invigilator for their signature & which will be preserved and which will be required during counseling procedure and another one has to be carried along on the date of the examination.

Steps to Download Admit Card

  1. Firstly, visit the official website i.e.
  2. Click on the link “UPCATET Admit card”.
  3. Enter the required credentials i.e. Class group, Challan number/ registration number/ roll number and Date of birth.
  4. UPCATET Admit Card will be displayed on your screen.
  5. Check and download the same for future reference. 

UPCATET 2019 Exam Center

  • UPCATET 2019 will be held in 6 cities which are Banda, Ayodhya, Kanpur, Meerut, Lucknow and Varanasi
  • A total of 22 centers will be made in these 6 cities. 
  • If there is no availability of seats in the selected exam center, then the next nearest center will be allotted.
  • It is advisable to reach the exam center 1 hour earlier to avoid last minute issues and delays.
  • Once allotted, the exam center will not be changed.

UPCATET 2019 Exam Pattern

Candidates who wish to appear for the exam must be aware of UPCATET 2019 Exam Pattern which is set by the conducting body.

  • The exam consists of objective type multiple choice questions.
  • Total duration of the exam for UG, PG (except MBA) is 3 hours and Ph.D. is 2 hours.
  • The question paper will be in both English and Hindi languages.

There will be four groups of UPCATET question paper for BSc and BTech course admissions as mentioned below:

Course OptedSegmentSubjects CoveredNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
Bachelor Degree in Science courses (Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry, and Veterinary Science)PCBGeneral Studies, Physics, Chemistry, Biology200600
Bachelor Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Home Science, B.TechPCMGeneral Studies, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics200600
B.Sc. Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry, B.Tech CoursesPAGGeneral Studies, Agriculture Physics, Agriculture Chemistry, Agriculture Zoology, Agriculture Botany, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Dairying, Horticulture, Agriculture Engineering, Agriculture Statistics, Mathematics200600
B.Sc. Home Science -General Studies, English, Hindi, Sociology, Economics, Geography, Home Science200600

The post-graduation courses exam pattern will contain questions from the subject of their specialization – 

Course Applied forSubjects CoveredNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
M Sc Home scienceGeneral Studies, Food & Nutrition, Home Management, Child Development, Home Science , Clothing & Textiles, Statistics200600
Masters in Agriculture and HorticultureGeneral Studies, Agronomy, Agro meteorology, Horticulture, Soil Science, Agriculture Engineering, Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Agriculture Biochemistry, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Entomology, Plant Pathology & Nematology ,Agriculture Economics, Seed Technology, Soil Conservation, Statistics, Biotechnology, Forestry200600
M. SCGeneral Studies, Veterinary Microbiology, LPM, Surgery & Radiology, Animal genetics & Breeding, Animal Nutrition, Physiology & Biochemistry, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Parasitology, Pathology, Epidemiology & Public Health, Gynaecology, Medicine200600

Marking Scheme

  • For every correct answer, 3 marks are awarded to the students.
  • Candidates are advised to read the questions carefully because for every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted from the total marks.
  • No marks are deducted for the unattempted questions.

UPCATET 2019 Result

NDUAT, Ayodhya will be declared UPCATET 2019 result on May 31, 2019. Aspirants can check their result by using their application number, roll number and date of birth. Candidates need to note that the date of birth mentioned by them on the website to check their result should be in date-month-year format.

Steps to View UPCATET 2019 Result

Step 1: Visit official website of UPCATET exam

Step 2: Click on “UPCATET 2019 Result” tab

Step 3: Enter Class group, Challan number/ registration number/ roll number and Date of birth.

Step 4: View result for UPCATET exam

Step 5: Download and print UPCATET scorecard

Cut off percentage of marks in UPCATET is usually 20% for General/ OBC and 10% for SC/ ST category.

CategoryCut off
General20 %
SC/ST10 %

UPCATET 2019 Counselling

UPCATET 2019 counselling procedure will commence from June 5 – 15, 2019. No call letter will be sent to applicants individually. Admission will be done on the basis of merit list i.e. the marks acquired in UPCATET 2019.

  • After UPCATET results are declared, all qualifying candidates are allotted seats in their respective course and university through counselling.
  • Seats are allotted on the basis of merit-cum-reservation-cum-choice available at the time of counselling.
  • For UPCATET 2019 counselling, candidates can download their counselling letters from the official website of the exam after the results are declared.
  • UPCATET counselling letter would contain details such as date, time, and place of the counselling session.
  • All candidates need to appear for the counselling as per the schedule mentioned in the letter.
  • Documents that candidates need to bring at the time of UPCATET 2019 counselling are as mentioned below. It may be noted that candidates need to carry five sets of all the documents.
Downloaded copy of the online application form duly attested by Registrar/ Principal/ Dean of last attended college/ institutionAttested photocopies of Class X and XII certificates and mark sheets
Original and attested photocopies of marks sheets and certificates of Bachelor and Master Degree coursesDomicile certificate of Uttar Pradesh state issued by the competent authority
Original copy of sport weightage certificateOriginal copy of character and conduct certificate from the Head of last attended college/ institution
Five passport size photographs with name and roll number written on the backOriginal copy of OBC category certificate issued after March 31, 2019 or valid on counselling date
An affidavit accounting for discontinuity of more than three months after leaving the college/ institution last attendedOriginal copy of transfer/ migration certificate
Two bank drafts of INR 500 (as counselling fee) and INR 5,000 (as initiation fee)

Candidates who do not turn up when their name is called will be given another chance at the end of the day. However, such candidates “can claim only the programmes in which seats are available at that time and as per their qualifications/ groups,” informs the official website.

Note: If a candidate fails to submit any certificate mentioned above or counselling or advance institution fee, their admission will be cancelled.

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

Fee Structure

  • 1250


  • 1050



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05 Mar, 2019 11:46
Ashu Karn

I'm a student from Nepal. I have completed Bsc Agriculture from Dehradun, Uttrakhand. Am I illegible for filling application form for Msc Agriculture?

21 Feb, 2019 05:13
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ashu, yes, you are eligible for the exam.

21 Feb, 2019 05:27
Digvijay singh

upvatet eligisbty


02 Jan, 2019 13:49
Alok Pandey

Hi Digvijay, To get details regarding the eligibility for exam you may check this link:- Eligibility

15 Jan, 2019 06:30

Sir I am from bihar can i give exam

28 Dec, 2018 08:52
Akansha Expert

Hi Harsh, No this exam is only for UP candidates.

28 Dec, 2018 12:25
chetan chaudhary

HEY, I got the news that SVBPU-Meerut also got the seats for BVSc. for this year(2018-19). So, What's the procedure for taking the admission on that particular seats? Are they conduct the re-counselling for that?

15 Aug, 2018 07:42
Garima Bansal

Hi Chetan, You may contact to the respective university To get admission details.

17 Aug, 2018 09:05
praduam kumar

Sir maine class 12 PCM se kiya hai But mai upcatet PAG group se exam de sakta hu????????

01 Aug, 2018 06:37
Garima Bansal

Hi Praduam, To get details regarding the eligibility for the exam you may check this link:- Eligibility.

01 Aug, 2018 09:21
Amit Patel

Sir i have all combined rank 5033 and All combined category rank 3303 and Group rank 567 and group category rank is 275. Sir can i get admission in b. Sc. Ag, horticulture, forestry or b. Tech at any university followed by upcatet .

11 Jul, 2018 02:36
Garima Bansal

Hi Amit, You may check this link:- Participating colleges You can check their websites and contact them for the information regarding admission according to your rank

11 Jul, 2018 07:39
Chappa saibalaji

I didn't write UPCATET exam can I get Bvsc admission

10 Jul, 2018 15:35
Akansha Expert

Hi Chappa, To get the Admission it is mandatory to appear UPCATET Entrance Exam.

12 Jul, 2018 12:07

Sir i got all over rank1600 rank and category rank 983 sir can i get bsc ag or bsc horticulture

10 Jul, 2018 09:08
Garima Bansal

Hi Abhijeet, You may check the officail website for the cutoff to get idea about the admission in bsc ag or bsc horticulture

10 Jul, 2018 11:18
Aryan Yadav

Sir my ug combined rank is 4883 and category rank is 2700 what can I get at this rank 

09 Jul, 2018 03:17
Garima Bansal

Hi Aryan To check which college you will get according to your rank you may check the list of colleges by this link:- Participating colleges , You can check their websites and contact for the admission

09 Jul, 2018 06:05

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