UPSEE MBA 2020 Registration (Reopened), Exam Date , Admit Card, Pattern and Syllabus

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    AKTU has extended the exam date of UPSEE MBA 2020 again due to the spread of Corona Virus Infection. Now it will be conducted on  September 20, 2020, as announced by the authorities. Earlier the exam was scheduled to be held on August 2, 2020, but was postponed due to COVID-19 Pandemic. UPSEE MBA 2020 Application Form and Application form correction window was also extended by AKTU. The last date to fill the application form of UPSEE MBA 2020 was August 05, 2020.

    Latest: UPSEE MBA 2020 Registration has been reopened until August 05, 2020. Check Here
    • As per UPSEE MBA 2020 Eligibility, any graduate with 50% marks is eligible to apply for UPSEE MBA 2020.
    • The application fees are INR 1300 for General, OBC, and EWS categories and INR 650 for SC, ST, PwD and Female candidates. 
    • As per UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Pattern, it will be a 2-hour long offline test having 100 multiple choice questions of 4 marks each.
    • There is no negative marking in the exam. The paper will be set in Hindi and English languages. 
    • UPSEE MBA 2020 Syllabus will consist of English Language, Numerical Aptitude, Thinking and Decision Making and General Awareness sections. 

    According to the information bulletin of UPSEE MBA 2020, there has been an addition of new exam centers, Varanasi and Jaunpur. Also, Gonda as an exam center has been removed from UPSEE MBA exam centers. UPSEE MBA is a state-level examination conducted by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University for admission to post-graduate management courses offered by about 350 institutes in Uttar Pradesh.

    Official Notice of Revised UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Dates

    UPSEE MBA Postponed

    Highlights of UPSEE MBA 2020

    Exam NameUPSEE MBA (Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination MBA)
    Conducting BodyDr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, UP (APJAKTU)
    Exam TypeState Level 
    Exam DateSeptember 20, 2020 (Postponed)
    Mode of ApplicationOnline
    Exam ModeOffline 
    Duration120 minutes (2 hrs)

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Dates

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Dates

    All the candidates who wish to get admission in institutes associated with UPSEE MBA must go through the exam datesprovided in the table below:

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Registration began onJanuary 27, 2020 July 29, 2020 (Re-opened)
    Last Day to fill UPSEE MBA 2020 Application Form

    May 31, 2020 August 05, 2020 

    UPSEE 2020 Form Correction WindowMarch 18, 2020 –  June 3, 2020
    Issue of UPSEE MBA 2020 Admit CardTo be announced
    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam DateSeptember 20, 2020 (Postponed)
    Declaration of UPSEE MBA 2020 ResultTo be announced

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Registration 

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Registration 

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Registration is a three-step process namely Application Form Filling, Uploading Documents, and Fee Payment. The registration window was opened from January 27 – May 31, 2020.

    Step 1: UPSEE MBA 2020 Application Form 

    1. Visit theofficial website. 
    2. Click on the ‘Apply’ button.
    3. Fill the personal, academic, and contact details.
    4. Choose a preferred Exam Center
    5. Create a password and security question.
    6. An Application Number and Password is generated and must be noted for future access.
    7. Verify the details and click on Final Submit.

    Step 2: Uploading Documents

    The following documents are to be uploaded as per the parameters specified in the table below:

    Recent Colored PhotographFormat- JPEG Format
    File Size- 10 kb – 200 Kb
    Dimensions- 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm
    SignatureFormat- JPEG Format
    File Size- 3 kb – 30 Kb
    Dimensions- 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm

    Step 3: Fee Payment

    • Click on Mode of Payment among Credit Card/Debit Card/ Net Banking.
    • If you choose Credit Card, enter the card number and PIN.
    • If you choose Debit Card, enter the Card Number and CVV number mentioned on the card.
    • If you choose Net Banking, enter the Account Number and One Time Password (OTP)
    • Click on Pay Now after entering the required information.
    • Take a print out of the final Application Form.

    UPSEE MBA  Application Fee 2020

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Application Fee can only be paid online through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net banking. 

    CategoryApplication fee
    General Category (Male or Transgender candidates)INR 1300
    SC/ST Category/Female/PwD candidatesINR 650

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Application Form Correction

    • In case of mistakes, partial corrections can be made in the form.
    • No corrections can be made in basic details like Name, DOB and contact details.
    • To make changes in the application form, click on ‘Application Edit’.
    • Post-editing and verifying, click on Final Submit.

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    UPSEE MBA 2020 Eligibility

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Eligibility

    UPSEE MBA 2020 has the following eligibility criteria for candidates to fulfill to appear for the exam:

    • Candidate must hold3 years Bachelor's degree from a recognized/A.I.U University or equivalent qualification with a minimum 50% aggregate.
    • Candidates belonging to SC/ST category get a relaxation of 5% in the aggregate marks.
    • Candidates must have studied and cleared the Mathematics subject in Class 12 or Graduation level.
    • Candidates who have qualified CMAT/CAT/MAT are eligible to apply.
    • There is no age limit to apply for UPSEE MBA.
    • NRI and foreign candidates are eligible to apply for this program if they fulfill the criteria mentioned above.

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Pattern

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Pattern

    • UPSEE MBA 2020 will be conducted on September 20, 2020.
    • It will be conducted as a Pen-paper test. The medium of the exam is English and Hindi.
    • Four sections namely, English Language Section, Numerical Aptitude, Thinking and Decision Making and General Awareness will have 100 questions.
    • Each question carries 4 marks.
    • There is no negative marking.
    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Pattern

    Read Complete UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Pattern 

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Admit Card

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Admit Card

    Candidates can download UPSEE MBA Admit Card 2020 from the official website in the first week of September 2020.  A hard copy must be carried to the allotted UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Center.  The steps to download the admit card are as follows:

    1. Visit the official website
    2. Enter Application Number and Password.
    3. Download and Print UPSEE MBA  Admit Card 2020.

    In case a candidate has any issues regarding details on the admit card, the following documents are to be submitted at the regional nodal center:

    • Two passport size photographs of the candidate.
    • INR 25 for re-issuance of UPSEE MBA Admit Card 2020.
    • Application number of the candidate.
    • Copy of the Application Form.

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Reservations

    Candidates have to mention the reserved category while filling UPSEE MBA 2020 Application Form. The various reserved categories are mentioned below:

    Category 1UPGECandidates passing qualifying examination from the institution located in UP
    Category 2UPSC/UPST/UPBCSC/ST/OBC candidates passing qualifying examination from the institution located in UP and domiciled in UP
    Category 3UPGDGeneral/Open category candidate clearing qualifying examination from institute outside UP and his/her parents have a domicile of UP
    Category 4GDSC/GDST/GDBCSC/ST/OBC candidates clearing the qualifying examination from any institute located outside UP and their parents have a domicile of UP.
    Category 5OthersCandidates clearing the qualifying examination from the institution in UP but their parents are not domiciled in UP

    Vertical Reservation (Category):

    CategoryPercentage of Reservation
    Scheduled Caste from U.P.21%
    Scheduled Tribe from U.P02%
    Other Backward Classes from U.P.27%

    Horizontal Reservation (Sub-category available in each category):

    Sub-CategoryMaximum % of Total Seats
    Dependents of Freedom Fighters from UP.02%
    Sons / Daughters of defense personnel of UP. either retired (superannuated) or killed / disabled in action or defense personnel posted in U.P./defense personnel domicile of U.P. & posted outside U.P.05%
    Physically Handicapped / Disabled from U.P.03%
    Female from U.P.20%

    Reservation for NRI Candidates

    15% of the total seat intake in the management quota of various states is reserved for NRI candidates. The preference order for seat allocation is mentioned below:

    1. The first preference is given to candidates who have qualified CMAT/CAT/MAT.
    2. The second preference is given to UPSEE MBA 2020 qualifiers.
    3. The third preference is given to candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria for UPSEE MBA 2020. 

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Centers

    As per the information bulletin, there has been an addition of new exam centers i.e. Varanasi and Jaunpur. Whereas, Gonda as an exam center has been removed from the list. UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Centers are located both in UP and Outside UP. The table below gives the details of various UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Centers:

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Centers
    AligarhGautam Buddha Nagar (Noida / Greater Noida)Meerut
    Varanasi Jaunpur-

    UPSEE MBA Answer Keys 2020

    UPSEE MBA Answer keys are released by the exam conducting authority i.e. AKTU in online mode. Candidates will be able to download UPSEE MBA Answer Keys 2020 from the official website of AKTU. In case, an aspirant finds any error in the answer key, they can challenge the answer key in the fourth week of September 2020. The final answer key will be released any time after the exam ends. With the help of UPSEE MBA Answer key, students can estimate their score they might secure in the entrance examination.

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Result

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Result

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Result will be declared on the official website in the month of October (tentative). It can be accessed by following the steps mentioned below:

    Step 1: Visit the official website of UPSEE

    Step 2: Click on the link for UPSEE MBA 2020 Result

    Step 3: Enter roll number and Date of birth

    Step 4: The result will be displayed on the screen

    Step 5: Download the result for the counseling process

    Tie Breaker Methodology

    In case there is a tie between/among two or more candidates, the following set of guidelines will be followed to break the tie.

    1. Candidate with lesser number of incorrect answers will be given preference.
    1. In case the tie remains, age is considered, i.e. older candidates will be given preference.

    UPEE MBA 2020 Cut off

    UPSEE MBA Cut off determines the minimum marks required by the candidates to be eligible for admission in UPSEE MBA Participating Institutes. The Cut off list is prepared on the basis of various factors such as the number of candidates appeared for the exam, the difficulty level of the questions, Availability of seats in respective colleges, Previous years’ cut off trends, Number of qualified candidates, etc. The conducting authority will publish the opening and closing rank soon after the declaration of result. 

    Candidates who will meet the minimum cut off will be called for admission through UPSEE MBA Counselling 2020. The expected cut off of UPSEE MBA 2020 is tabulated below:

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Qualifying Cut off

    CategoryMinimum MarksCut off Percentage

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Counselling

    Candidates who obtain marks equivalent to the marks equal to or more than UPSEE MBA 2020 Cut off will qualify for the counseling round. Eligible candidates have to register themselves on the official website. UPSEE MBA 2020 Counselling will begin after the declaration of result. The steps involved in the counseling are mentioned below.

    Step 1: Registration:

    • Candidates must register on the official website.
    • Fill in the information asked like the choice of the institute, marks scored, etc.

    Step 2: Document Verification

    • Candidates are required to carry all the required documents to their allotted centers for verification.
    • Any discrepancy during this step can lead to cancellation of candidature. 

    Step 3: Seat Allotment

    •  Seats are allotted on the basis of merit and their choice of the institution.
    • The seat allotment result for each round will be announced separately.

    Step 4: Seat Confirmation- Candidates have to confirm the seat allocation by paying a fee of INR 20,000 for General/ Open category candidates and INR 12,000 for SC/ST candidates.

    Documents Required for UPSEE MBA Counselling 2020

    The following documents are required during the verification process of UPSEE MBA 2020 Counselling:

    • Admit Card of UPSEE MBA 2020
    • Mark sheet of class X and XII
    • Character certificate, as issued by the institute last attended
    • Certificate of Medical Fitness issued by a competent authority
    • Domicile certificate (if applicable)
    • Category certificate for candidates belonging to OBC/SC/ST category
    • Subcategory certificate (for candidates belonging to Freedom fighters/Armed forces/Physically handicapped category)
    • Income certificate (applicable only for economically weaker only)
    • GDDA category certificate (if applicable)
    • Rural Weightage certificate (if applicable)

    UPSEE MBA 2020 Courses & Colleges

    Specializations Available

    Name of Branch
    Business EconomicsFinance and Control
    Tourism Management  International Business (IB)
     Financial Management (FM) Agri. Business 
    Human Research & Development MBA (integrated)

    Colleges Accepting Scores of UPSEE MBA

    University/Institute NameCourses Offered
    C.S.J.M Kanpur University, KanpurMBA MBA- Finance & Control (M3) MBA-Business Economics (M2) MBA Tourism Management (M4)
    Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, FaizabadMBA
    M.G. Kashi Vidyapith University, VaranasiMBA
    V.B.S. Purvanchal University, JaunpurMBA (M1) MBA Agri. Business (M17) MBA E-Commerce (M21) MBA Business Economics (M2) MBA Finance & Control (M3) MBA Human Research &Development (M22)
    M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, BareillyMBA (General) (M1) MBA (Marketing) (M20)
    D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, GorakhpurMBA
    Institute of Business Studies, Ch. Charan Singh University, MeerutMBA
    Sir Chhotu Ram Institute of Engineering &Technology, Ch. Charan Singh Campus, MeerutMBA (M1) MBA-IB (M5)
    Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, AgraMBA
    Bundelkhand University, JhansiMBA MBA (International Business)(M5) MBA (Finance Management)(M6) MBA (Tourism Management)(M4)
    Uttar Pradesh Viklang Uddhar Dr. Shakuntala Misra Vishwavidyalaya, LucknowMBA
    Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University, Lucknow.MBA

    Frequently Asked Questions

    UPSEE MBA 2020 FAQs

    Ques.When does the registration begins for UPSEE MBA 2020 and the exam date for it?

    Ans. Online Registration for UPSEE MBA will begin from January 27, 2020. The exam will be held on May 10, 2020.

    Ques.What are the precautions that one should keep in mind while filling the online form for UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. It is advised that a candidate must go through the Information Brochure and once filled, candidate, must make the note of the APPLICATION NUMBER and PASSWORD and a print out of the confirmation page.

    Ques. Is there any other method to fill the Application Form for UPSEE MBA other than online and what is the Registration fee?

    Ans. No, there is no other way to register for the exam other than filling the online application form. The Registration fee for General category candidates is INR 1300 and for SC/ST/female/PwD candidates INR 650.

    Ques. From where can candidates obtain the Admit Card for UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. Admit Card will be available online on the official website of UPSEE MBA after April 27, 2020. Candidates can download it through the option which says DOWNLOAD ADMIT CARD on the official website –

    Ques. What if a candidate forgets his/her Application Number or Password?

    Ans. In case the candidate forgets his/her application number or password, they should click on Forgot Application Number or Forgot Password respectively to revive it.

    Ques. What are the Academic Qualifications required attempting UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. Candidate must have a bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% aggregate percentage. There are no Nationality or Age Limit criteria.

    Ques. What is the procedure to pay the entrance exam fee?

    Ans. Candidates can pay the requisite fee through Bank Challan (SBI Collect) or via Net Banking using your credit card or debit card.

    Ques. What are the reservations made for different classes in UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. The reservation criteria is as follows- Scheduled Caste from U.P. 21% Scheduled Tribe from U.P 02% Other Backward Classes from U.P. 27%

    Ques. What is the Application Fee for UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. Application fee for General Category candidates is INR 1300 and for the reserved category candidates, which include SC/ST Category, Female, and PWD candidates fee remains INR 650.

    Ques. What Information does the Admit Card contain?

    Ans. The UPSEE MBA 2020 contains the following information-  Name of the candidate, Father’s name of candidates, Gender, Category, Address of candidate, Roll number of candidate, Photograph, Signature of candidate, Registration number, Date of examination, Name of the exam centre, Exam timing, Guidelines for the exam

    Ques. What can be done if the information provided on the Admit Card is wrong?

    Ans. Candidates are required to immediately contact the superintendent of Exam center and convey the problem. The corrected Admit Card can be downloaded from the website again following the same procedure.

    Ques. What are the ID proof that a candidate should carry on the day of the exam?

    Ans. A candidate must have one of the following ID proofs with them- Passport, Voter Id, Driving License, Aadhar Card, PAN Card, School/Institute Identity Card, Credit Card with photograph

    Ques. What are the Exam Centers allocated for UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. Various Exam Centers allotted for UPSEE MBA 2020 exam are as follows Dehradun, Delhi, Patna, Ranchi, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bhopal, Utter Pradesh

    Ques. How many sections are there in UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. The Question paper is divided into 4 sections that include English Language Section, Numerical Aptitude, Thinking and Decision Making and General Awareness.

    Ques. What are the number of questions in UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. There are 100 questions in UPSEE MBA and each correct answer is awarded with 4 marks. There is no negative marking for wrong answers or unattempted answers.

    Ques. How can a candidate obtain the results for UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. Candidates first need to log onto the official website of UPSEE and then click the link for UPSEEMBA 2020 Result. Once the results portal opens, fill on your Roll Number and Date of Birth to obtain the results.

    Ques. When is the Answer Key for UPSEE MBA released?

    Ans. The exam conducting authorities do not release any answer key. Although the candidates can get the answer key from their respective coaching centers for reference.

    Ques. What process does UPSEE MBA Counselling 2020 Procedure follow?

    Ans. The counselling process is divided into 4 stages namely-  Registration, Document Verification, Seat Allotment, Seat Confirmation

    Ques. What Documents does a candidate need to carry during the counseling process for UPSEE MBA 2020?

    Ans. Candidates need to carry the following documents- Admit Card of UPSEE MBA 2020, Mark sheet of class X and XII, Character certificate, as issued by the institute last attended, Certificate of Medical Fitness issued by a competent authority, Domicile certificate (if applicable), Category certificate for candidates belonging to OBC/SC/ST category, Subcategory certificate (for candidates belonging to Freedom fighters/Armed forces/Physically Handicapped category), Income certificate (applicable only for economically weaker only), GDDA category certificate (if applicable), Rural Weightage certificate (if applicable)

    Ques. What are the tie-breaking rules if the candidates score equal marks?

    Ans. Candidates who have scored a lesser number of incorrect answers will be given preference and if the tie still exists, the candidate who is older will be given preference.

    *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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    I want to know about MBA Finance fees course and other details

    25 Feb, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Manjari, candidates applying for this course must have scored at least 50% in their graduation. However, admission will be based on CAT score or scored secured in university-conducted exam. INR 1,00,000 is the annual fee for this course.

    25 Feb, 2020 17:58

    What is the fees after clearing UPSEE Exam?

    26 Oct, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Pooja, It depends upon the college fee criteria, and every college has their own Fee Criteria.

    26 Oct, 2018 11:36

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