UPESEAT 2020 Exam Dates (Announced), Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern and Syllabus

    Neha Rani Neha Rani
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    UPESEAT or UPES Engineering Aptitude Test is conducted by University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun for admission to its B.Tech course. UPESEAT 2020 exam dates have been released, the exam will be conducted from July 8 to 12, 2020 in online mode.UPESEAT Registration is open for the academic year 2020 at the official website upes.ac.in.

    Latest: The last date to apply for UPESEAT 2020 is June 30, 2020. Direct Link apply for UPESEAT

    • Candidates with overall 50% marks and 50% aggregate in Physics, chemistry and Mathematics in class 12 can apply for UPESEAT 2020. Check UPESEAT Eligibility
    • Admission in UPES B.Tech is also possible through JEE Main 2020 scores and Class 12 board merit.
    • UPESEAT is a computer based online test consisting of 200 multiple choice questions with a time duration of 3 hours. Check UPESEAT Exam Pattern
    • UPESEAT Syllabus comprises 5 sections – Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language Comprehension and General Awareness. 
    • Candidates have to book slot and exam center of their choice to take the test and download the admit card by logging in with their email ID and password.

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    UPESEAT 2020 Highlights

    The key points about UPESEAT 2020 are highlighted below:

    Exam NameUniversity of Petroleum & Energy Studies Engineering Aptitude Test (UPESEAT)
    Conducting BodyUniversity of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES)
    Exam TypeUniversity Level
    Application ModeOnline
    Application Fees1350
    Mode of ExamOnline (Computer Based Test)
    Course offeredB.Tech
    Mode of AdmissionUPESEAT, JEE Main and Class 12 Board Merit
    Official websiteupes.ac.in
    upeseat exam pattern

    UPESEAT Exam Dates 2020

    UPES has released official UPESEAT 2020 Exam Dates. Candidates can check the schedule of the engineering examination in below table:

    EventsDates (Revised)
    Availability of UPESEAT 2020 Application FormSeptember 10, 2019
    Last day to fill UPESEAT Application Form 2020June 30, 2020 (Extended)
    UPESEAT 2020 Admit cardJuly 2020
    UPESEAT 2020 Exam DateJuly 8 – 12, 2020
    UPESEAT 2020 Resultto be announced later

    UPESEAT Eligibility 2020

    Candidates must make sure that they satisfy UPESEAT Eligibility criteria before proceeding to fill the application form: 

    UPESEAT Age Limit

    • Only candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 1, 1999 are eligible to apply for admission.
    • Date of Birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board only will be taken as authentic.

    Educational Qualification Requirements

    • For admission through UPESEAT and Board Merit: Minimum 50% aggregate marks in class 12 board and also 50% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics subjects.
    • For admission through JEE Main Merit: Minimum 50% aggregate marks in class 12 board, 50% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics subjects and a valid JEE Main score.

    UPESEAT Scholarship Programs

    UPES offers various scholarships in form of tuition fee waiver to all India candidates and Uttarakhand domiciled candidates.

    All India Category

    • Eligibility criteria - 80% marks in class 10th and 12th with 85% in PCM
    • 50% tuition fee waiver on 10% seats in each program in first year for CBSE, ICSE & State board pass out students
    • The Scholarship will be renewed in the Second Semester provided the student obtains SGPA of 8/10.
    • Scholarship in subsequent years will be as per scholarship policy of the University
    • Scholarships will be awarded based on merit only.

    Uttarakhand Domicile Special Scholarships

    Eligibility criteria

    • Minimum 80% marks in each of 10th, 12th class and PCM for B.Tech.
    • Merit order allotment of 1 seat per program.
    • The seats reserved under this category will be within the 15% reservation for Uttarakhand Domicile students.
    • Should have “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” (Permanent Residence Certificate)
    • Students will be entitled only for 1 scholarship at a time (either through Uttarakhand Board Merit or through Uttarakhand Domicile category)
    • 33% consession on Tuition Fee for Uttarakhand domicile students on merit-cum- means basis

    Criteria for fee consession

    • The student should be in possession of a valid ‘Sthai Niwas Praman Patra’/ Mool Nivas Praman Patra / Adhiwas Niwas praman patra from Uttarakhand state.
    • Total annual family income should be ₹ 8 lakh or less.


    • 25% of tuition fee for Boys and 35% for Girl students in first year
    • The Scholarship will be renewed in the Second Semester provided the student obtains SGPA of 8/10
    • Scholarship in subsequent years will be as per scholarship policy of the University

    UPESEAT Application Form 2020 

    UPESEAT Registration can be done in online mode only at the official website – upes.ac.in. The Application Process involves 4 simple steps as explained below:

    Step 1: UPESEAT Registration

    • Visit the official website of UPES i.e. upes.ac.in
    • Click on “Apply Now” tab available at the right top corner of the page.
    • Enter your personal details such as name, date of birth, nationality, email ID, mobile no., state, city and program.
    • Enter the OTP received on your mobile number to proceed to next step.
    UPESEAT Registration

    Step 2: Academic History 

    • Enter your class 10 year of passing and marks in percentage or CGPA.
    • Also, indicate your class 12 appearing status and other details.
    UPESEAT Application Form

    Step 3: Pay UPESEAT Application Form

    • Candidates have to pay application fee of INR 1350 in online mode.
    • You can pay the fees via debit card/ credit card/ netbanking/ paytm or payU.
    UPES Application

    Step 4: Complete UPESEAT Application Form 

    • The last step is to finish the application form by filling the remaining details.
    • Review the form once, agree to the declaration and submit the form.
    • Make sure you save a copy of the filled in UPESEAT Application Form 2020 and fee receipt.

    UPESEAT 2020 Slot Booking & Admit Card

    • UPES intimates the successfully registered candidates about the exam dates, slot booking window and exam centers via email around two months prior to the exam.
    • Candidates have to book their desired slot and choose exam center city to take the exam.
    • Once slot is booked, they will be able to download UPESEAT Admit Card 2020.
    • UPESEAT Slot Booking window and Admit card can be accessed at the applicant’s login page by logging in with your email ID and password.

    UPESEAT Exam Centers

    For this year, there are approximately 100 UPESEAT Exam Center cities. They are as follows:

    Test CitesCodeTest CitiesCodeTest CitiesCode
    Ahmedabad2Haridwar36Navi Mumbai70
    Ajmer3Hisar37New Delhi71
    Bangalore11Jamshedpur45Rae Bareli79
    Bokaro Steel City21Kolkata55Shimla89
    Chennai24Kotdwara58Sri Ganganagar92
    Greater Noida31Moradabad65Visakhapatnam99

    UPESEAT Exam Pattern

    • UPESEAT 2020 is a computer based test having 200 MCQs of 1 mark each.
    • There is no negative marking applicable in the exam.
    • The question paper will be set in English language only.
    • The question paper will be divided into five sections. 

    Section-wise UPESEAT Exam Pattern is explained below:

    SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
    Chemistry5050A cumulative time duration of 3 hours
    English Language Comprehension3030
    General Awareness2020
    Total 200 Questions200 Marks180 Minutes

    UPESEAT Syllabus 2020

    • The syllabus of the university level engineering exam is based on the topics of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of class 11 and 12 curriculum.
    • Candidates are advised to stick to their NCERT or state board textbooks for preparation of UPESEAT 2020. 
    • For English Language Comprehension section, Candidates should practice reading comprehension, grammar rules and enhance their vocabulary.
    • General Awareness section will have questions on current affairs, static general knowledge, climate change, pollution etc.
    • Attempt sample papers or previous years’ question papers to brush up your preparation.

    UPESEAT Results 2020

    • The university will release UPESEAT Results tentatively in the month of August 2020. 
    • The results will display overall, category-wise ranks and aggregate and section wise marks. 
    • To check and download UPESEAT result 2020, candidates will have to login to their account using their email Id and password.

    UPESEAT Counselling Process 2020

    The counselling process is offline. Candidate must register on the website to be the part of centralized counselling. Seats will be allotted to candidates according to their preference and rank. Counselling will be held in Dehradun only.

    Document required:

    • 4 passport size photographs
    • UPESEAT 2020 Admit Card
    • UPSEAT Counselling Call letter
    • Class X and XII original and photocopies of marksheets. The photocopies will be retained by the company.
    • A Demand Draft (DD) of INR 85,000 drawn in the favor of “UPES Fee Account” payable at Dehradun.

    UPESEAT 2020 Contact Information

    2nd Floor, Plot No - 210, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III,, New Delhi, Delhi 110020
    Contact number: 011 4173 0154
    Email: btech@upes.ac.in
    Official Website: http://upes.ac.in/

    B.Tech Programs Offered

    Information Technology

    B. Tech Computer Science & Engineering with Specialization in:

    • Banking, Financial Services & Insurance
    • Business Analytics and Optimization
    • Graphics & Gaming
    • Internet of Things and Smart Cities
    • IT Infrastructure
    • Open Source & Open Standards
    • Mobile Application and Development
    • E-Commerce, Retail and Automation
    • Mainframe Technology
    • Oil & Gas Informatics
    • Cyber Security & Forensics
    • AI & Machine Learning
    • Cloud Computing & Virtualisation Technology
    • Dev Ops in academic collaboration with Xebia
    • Big Data in academic collaboration with Xebia

    Oil and Gas

    • Applied Petroleum Eng. with Specialization in Upstream
    • Applied Petroleum Eng. with Specialization in Gas
    • Chemical Engineering with Specialization in Refining & Petrochemicals
    • Geo-Informatics Engineering
    • Geo-Science Engineering

    Electronics & Communication

    • Electronics and Communication Engineering


    • Mechanical engineering
    • Automotive Design Engineering
    • Mechatronics Engineering

    High Technology

    • Mechatronics Engineering

    Health, Safety, and Environment

    • Fire & Safety Engineering


    • Electrical Engineering


    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Aerospace Engineering with Specialization in Avionics


    • Civil Engineering with specialization in Infrastructure Development.

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

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      Abhijit Roy

      is there any reseversation for sc catogory

      25 Apr, 2020 00:20
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Abhijit, candidates from reserved categories would be given 5% relaxation in eligibility criteria.

      25 Apr, 2020 02:01

      When notification for exam released

      21 Dec, 2017 16:21
      Bhawna Vedwal

      Hello Aniruddha, Release date of UPESEAT Application Form 2018 is January 05, 2018. The exam has also conducted.

      16 May, 2018 18:01

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