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UPSEE 2021 Cut off, Previous Years' Toppers and Cut offs

Exam: 15 Jun `21
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Himanshi Sharma

Exam Prep Master | Updated On - May 5, 2021

AKTU will be release UPSEE 2021 Cutoff soon after the counselling in the form of Opening and Closing Ranks (OR, CR) for each round of counselling. These cutoffs may vary for different courses, colleges, and categories of candidates. AKTU takes in account various factors such as previous year cutoff trends, number of applicants, etc. 

Meanwhile, UPSEE 2021 Results will be announced and the Counselling schedule is to start from October 19, 2021(tentatively). Click here to predict your suitable college

UPSEE 2021 aspirants are advised to go through the cutoff to determine the college in which they can apply for admission. In the following article, the expected cutoff range for UPSEE 2021 is provided along with the previous years’ cutoffs and factors affecting UPSEE cutoff.

  • UPSEE Cutoff is released mainly for B.Tech aspirants along with MBA and MCA aspirants as the number of applied candidates for these courses is more than the number of seats available.
  • Candidates who will qualify the entrance examination and meet the cutoff will be eligible for UPSEE 2021 Counselling process to get admission in engineering courses.
  • Around 261 government and private colleges are affiliated to the AKTU and each of these institutes will maintain separate UPSEE Cutoff ranks.

Expected Cutoff 2021

Expected UPSEE 2021 Cutoff

UPSEE 2021 marks vs expected cut off rank relation are provided in the table given below.

Rank Range (Marks) Expected UPSEE Cutoff
Above 500 1 - 600
475 - 499 601 - 1050
400 - 474 1051 - 7050
350 - 399 7051 - 16000
300 - 349 16001 - 25000
250 - 299 25001 - 30000
120 - 199 30001 –90000
Below 120 Above 90000

Qualifying Marks

Qualifying Marks for UPSEE 2021

The cut-off percentage marks in UPSEE 2021 for the merit of successful candidates are mentioned in the following table:

Category Minimum Qualifying marks
General 25%
OBC 25%
SC 20%
ST 25%

Candidates securing marks equal or above the minimum qualifying marks will be eligible for UPSEE Counselling.

Factors affecting Cutoff

Factors Affecting UPSEE Cutoff

Below given are the most important factors that help to derive UPSEE cutoff each year:

  • Total number of candidates appeared for the exam
  • Level of difficulty of the exam
  • Number of qualified candidates 
  • Overall performance of qualified candidates
  • Number of participating institutes
  • Number of available seats
  • Previous year cutoff trends

Toppers List 2019

UPSEE 2019 Toppers List

Below given is a list of top 3 UPSEE 2019 toppers in various fields:

Rank B.Tech Toppers B.Pharma Toppers B.Arch Toppers MCA Toppers MBA Toppers
1 Prashant Mishra Mohammed Shoaib Saisha Monga Ankur Dubey Sandeep Singh
2 Arvind Aggarwal Shivangi Vidhit Singhal Shivam Bisen Piyish Singhal
3 Dhairya Gupta Mohit Kumar Anus Khan Yash Porwar Piyush Rastogi

Previous Year Cutoff

Branch-wise Previous Year UPSEE Cutoff

Below mentioned are the previous year UPSEE Cutoffs for top engineering branches.

Course Name Opening Rank Closing Rank
Computer Science Engineering 306 127585
Mechanical Engineering 155 127845
Electrical Engineering 412 127407
Electronics Engineering 149 104262
Information Technology 343 127124
Aeronautical Engineering 4377 86747
Civil Engineering 678 127764
Bio-Technology Engineering 21 6402
Chemical Engineering 701 125216
Electronics and Communication Engineering 107 126914

Check UPSEE 2019 Cutoff

College-wise Previous Year UPSEE Cutoff

Given below are the opening and closing ranks for some of the top colleges and institutes in India for specific courses. Candidates can check which branch of engineering they will get based on their ranks.

Closing UPSEE Rank of Most Preferred Colleges for Computer Science Engineering

Closing UPSEE Rank of Most Preferred Colleges for Mechanical Engineering

Closing UPSEE Rank of Most Preferred Colleges for Electrical Engineering

Closing UPSEE Rank of Most Preferred Colleges for Electronics Engineering

Closing UPSEE Rank of Most Preferred Colleges for Information Technology

Frequently Asked Questions


Ques. Who will release UPSEE 2021 Cutoff?

Ans. Authorities from Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) will be relasing UPSEE 2021 Cutoffs.

Ques. What are the factors affecting UPSEE Cutoffs?

Ans. Factors affecting UPSEE Cutoffs are: 

  • Total number of candidates who appeared for UPSEE exam
  • Difficulty level of exam
  • Number of qualified UPSEE candidates
  • Overall performance of UPSEE qualified candidates
  • Number of seats available
  • Number of UPSEE participating colleges
  • Previous year UPSEE cutoff trends

Ques. is UPSEE Cutoff same for all categories?

Ans. No, AKTU releases separate UPSEE Cutoff lists for different categories- General, OBC, SC and ST.

Ques. What is the category-wise minimum qualifying marks for UPSEE?

Ans. The category-wise minimum qualifying marks for UPSEE are:

  • General category: 25%
  • OBC Category: 25%
  • SC Category: 20%
  • ST Category: 25%

Ques. How many rounds of UPSEE 2021 Counselling will be conducting?

Ans. AKTU will be conducting four rounds of UPSEE 2021 Counselling. Each round of counselling will be accompanied by a cutoff list. 

Ques. What all are included in the UPSEE Cutoff list?

Ans. A UPSEE Cutoff list contains opening and closing ranks of candidates from different categories. All candidates whose ranks fall within the bracket mentioned in the cutoff list can participate in UPSEE counselling process.  

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


anuj singh chauhan
Will there be any interview or group discussion even after clearing the written test?
sinbad chongtham

There will be no interview or group discussion to get admission after clearing UPSEE. However, there will be a counselling session, which is mandatory for all the candidates seeking admission. Candidate failing to complete the counselling session will not be eligible for admission. To check the counselling procedure visit UPSEE Counselling.

anuj singh chauhan
Can you tell me the cutoff of general candidates for engineering colleges?
priya sharma

UPSEE cut off varies every year and it depends on number of students giving exams.So, previous year cut off for computer science and engineering is 306, Mechanical Engineering 105, Information technology 143. If you want to check detailed cut off with both opening and closing ranks then please do check on link: UPSEE Cut off

nafisa khatoon
How many seats are reserved in the colleges for OBC students?
mrittika mallick

UPSEE offers 27% reservation of seats in colleges for OBC students from UP. To know more about reservations, click on the link UPSEE 2021 Details.

I got 31000 gnrl rank and 10366 obc rank in UPSEE Can I get admission in CSE
devnath tiwary

Dear Tanishka

Greetings from Collegedunia. You will get admission in the B.Tech CSE course at AKTU, Lucknow only if you have passed UPSEE Examination 2020 and appeared in all rounds of counselling. For more details, kindly go through this link – UPSEE Counselling

durga shanker
Sir, My ranking in UPSEE is 37137 and AF ranking is is 892 can possible to get any good college in government or private university like JSS, GALGOTIA, AK GARG AND OTHER. And advice to fill choice in second round of Upsee as per my rank
shivi gangwar
Sir my obc girl rank in upsee is 639 .Can i get cse in IET lucknow?
aditi arun

Hello Shivi,

Based on past yeat trends, you will be able to get almost all the branches of Engineering in IET, Lucknow as per your category rank.

ankita jaiswal
Sir my BC rank is3466 and general rank is 11031..can I get gov btech college??
aditi arun

Hello Ankita,

On the basis of your category rank, you can get BIET, Bundelkhand and MIET, Meerut.

I my general rank is 50340 and my armed force rank is 1103 so can I get any good government engeneering collage
aditi arun

Hello Siraj,

On the basis of your category rank, you can get MNIT, Allahabad and Bundelkhand University, Jhansi.

vishal gautam
Sir my sc rank 561 hai and GN rank 5550hai government college milega UPTU me b pharma ke liye
swati srivastava

Hi Vishal, Greetings from Collegedunia. Certainly, you can get a government college for B.Pharm. Please refer here for more details: UPSEE cutoff

I have got 281 EWS Rank this year what are my chances to get Government College from Bio Tech
abhishek upadhyay

Hello Harsh, greetings from Collegedunia. Based upon previous year cut-off trends, you should be able get a decent government college for Bio Tech with this rank.

shreya rai
I have 237 in. B. Arch can I have got any govern. Collage
swati srivastava

Hi Shreya, Greetings from Collegedunia. You can get government college depending on the cut off released by the institutions. For more details visit: UPSEE 2020

Sir i got 192 marks in upsee for mca in 2020 and got 133(bcgl) .... Can i get the gov. Clg
swati srivastava

Hi Tabish, You will get college based on the cut off and counselling. For more details visit: UPSEE 2020 cut off

vijay kumar chopra
Sir my rank (GN23858), (OS 1171). in UPSEE 20. i am interested in CSE . pls advise which college would i get on this rank
swati srivastava

Hi Vijay, For details regarding different colleges please click here.

nittyansh srivastava
top colleges of uptu and their branchwise cutoff ranks
swati srivastava

Hi Nityansh, Greetings from Collegedunia. For details regarding colleges and cut offs please click here.

shivendra singh
I get 232 marks in uptu which collage is best for me
swati srivastava

Hi Shivendra, Greetings from Collegedunia. For details regarding colleges click here.

ravi prakash gond
I have got 160/400 mark in UPTU LEET can i got govt. College
manisha malik

Hi Ravi. On the basis of your rank, you can get admission in many of the colleges. To get detailed information regarding the colleges according to your rank, click here.

My marks are 224 in upsee 2020 paper2 obc category will i get a govt college in lko
manisha malik

Hi Golu. On the basis of your rank i.e. 45001-50000, you can get admission in many of the colleges. To get detailed information regarding the colleges according to your rank, click here.

My paper1 marks are270 .which gov college I get either for b tech or for bio tech.i belong to EWS(general)category
swati srivastava

Hi Saurav, You can get admission in different colleges depending on the cut offs. For more details click here.

deepanshi jain
Yesterday I was given exam of upsee for mca (paper6) , and i scored 184 marks, so what will be rank and can i get selection in any government college (general category)
swati srivastava

Hi Deepanshi, You can certainly get admission in government colleges. For more details visit: UPSEE 2020

aman barnwal
- marking b hoti h upsee entrance exam m.....?
swati srivastava

Hi Aman, There is no negative marking in UPSEE exam.