UPESEAT 2018 Exam

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About UPESEAT 2018

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Engineering Aptitude Test, also known as UPESEAT, is a University level entrance exam conducted for engineering admissions. UPESEAT is conducted in both online and offline modes for B.Tech aspirants. Candidates are offered admissions on the basis of UPESEAT, JEE Main Merit or class XII board exam merit through centralised counselling.

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UPESEAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The UPESEAT 2018 eligibility criteria is prescribed by the admission authorities of University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES). The eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2018 is based on various factors such as academic qualification, age criteria, etc. Candidates must note that the eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2018 differs as per the admission pathway opted by the candidates i.e. through Board Merit or JEE Main scores. On the basis of the entrance exam, candidates are allotted 80% of the seats whereas, remaining 20% seats are allotted through Board Merit or JEE Main scores. Before applying for UPESEAT 2018, candidates must carefully check the eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2018 as ineligible candidates are not allowed to proceed in the admission process of UPESEAT 2018.

UPESEAT 2018 Detailed Eligibility Criteria

Age Criteria-

Candidates must be born on or after October 1, 1996, to be eligible for admission in various engineering courses. Also, the date of birth mentioned in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate is taken as authentic.

Academic Qualification-

Admission in UPES University is done in two ways-

  • Exam Pathway

  • Non-Exam Pathway

Exam Pathway (Upto 80% Seat Distribution)

  • Candidates should have scored at least 60% marks in class 10 and 12.

  • Candidates should also have scored at least 60% aggregate marks in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics in class 12.

Non-Exam Pathway (Upto 20% Seat Distribution)

Board Merit:

Candidates should have scored at least 80% marks in class 10 and 80% in class 12 or equivalent in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

JEE Main Scores:

Candidates should have scored 60% marks in class 10 and class 12 or equivalent. Candidates should have also secured 60% aggregate in subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in class 12. Also, candidates are required to meet JEE Main 2018 cut-off rank.

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UPESEAT 2018 Syllabus

In order to prepare for UPESEAT 2018, candidates must thoroughly study the chapters of class 11 and 12 (NCERT). As there is no particular syllabus prescribed by the exam conducting authority for the entrance exam, candidates can study subjects including English, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and keep themselves updated with Current Affairs.

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UPESEAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Having good knowledge about the UPESEAT 2018 exam pattern is important for all the candidates appearing for the entrance exam. Not only this, candidates must also follow the detailed exam pattern of UPESEAT 2018 that mentions the format, nature and type of questions, marking scheme and total time duration of the entrance exam.

  • The total time duration of UPESEAT 2018 is 3 hours.

  • UPESEAT 2018 is conducted both in online and offline modes.

  • The question paper of UPESEAT 2018 comprises of 200 multiple choice questions carrying 200 marks in total.

  • The questions in UPESEAT 2018 are multiple-type of questions.

  • There are five sections in UPESEAT 2018, that are, Chemistry, English language comprehension, Mathematics, Physics, Current affairs awareness.

  • For every correct answer, candidates are awarded 1 mark.

  • There is no negative marking in UPESEAT 2018.

UPESEAT 2018 Exam Pattern Highlights

Particulars

Details

Medium of Exam

English

Type of Questions

Multiple choice or MCQs

Time Duration

3 hours

Total Number of Questions

200 (Mathematics- 50, Physics-50, Chemistry- 50, English Language Comprehension- 30, Current Affairs Awareness- 20)

Marking Scheme

1 mark for each correct answer

Negative Marking

No

Subject-wise Number of Questions in UPESEAT 2018

Sections

Number of Questions

Chemistry

50

Mathematics

50

Physics

50

Current Affairs Awareness

20

English Language Comprehension

30

Total Number of Questions

200

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How to Prepare For UPESEAT 2018

Every year, UPESEAT is conducted by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies for admission to undergraduate engineering courses. Therefore, it is much easier to develop a preparation strategy for this exam beforehand. Apart from knowing the right time management techniques and having access to the right study material, there are some important pointers that you must keep in mind to take your preparation to the next level.

Understand the Syllabus:

Before beginning your UPESEAT 2018 preparation, it is important to know as well as understand what all is going to come in the entrance exam. Knowing all the topics from where the questions will be asked in the exam can help you in making a suitable time table to cover the entire syllabus.

Plan Your Study Time:

Planning your study time is a good way to begin your UPESEAT 2018 preparation. For competitive exams, plan a strategy in advance and allocate enough time to each and every topic as it will help you cover the entire syllabus systematically.

Practice Using Different Sample Papers:

Sample papers are exactly like the real question paper, which incorporate all the exam related information in a sequential manner. By practicing using sample papers, you will be able to find out the level of your preparation and you will also become familiar with the format of the actual exam.

Analyse your Strengths and Weakness:

You should constantly take mock tests to analyse your strengths and weaknesses. Knowing your weak areas will help you understand where yourfocus should be so that you can become give more attention to such topics.

Best Books for UPESEAT 2018 Preparation

Problems in Physics by A.A.Pinsky

Advanced Level Physics by Nelkon and Parker

Advanced Problems in Physical Chemistry by Dr.P.Bahadur

Senior Secondary School Mathematics for Class 11 by R.S.Aggarwal

Textbook of Organic Chemistry by Dr.R.K.Gupta

Concepts of Physics Volume I by H.C.Verma

Concepts of Physics Vol.II by H.C.Verma

Senior Secondary School Mathematics for Class 12 by R.S.Aggarwal

IIT JEE Chemistry Vol.I & Vol.II by Dr. O.P.Agarwal

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UPESEAT 2018 Result

UPESEAT 2018 result has been announced in online mode on 21st May 2018. The admission authorities of University of Petroleum and Energy Studies are responsible for publishing the result of UPESEAT 2018. To view UPESEAT 2018 scores, candidates have to enter their Application form number and registered Mobile number. The scorecard of UPESEAT 2018 displays the overall marks and ranks scored by the appeared candidates in the entrance exam.

On the basis of the UPESEAT 2018 result, admissions into engineering courses are done and accordingly candidates are called for UPESEAT 2018 counselling session.

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How to View UPESEAT 2018 Result

To view the results of UPESEAT 2018, candidates can follow the steps given below:

Step 1: Visit the official website of UPES.

Step 2: To access the UPESEAT 2018 result, enter your application form number and registered mobile number.

Step 3: Click on “Search”.

Step 4: UPESEAT 2018 will be displayed on the system screen.

Step 5: Download and take a print out UPESEAT result 2018 for future use.

Details Mentioned in UPESEAT 2018 Scorecard

  • Name of the candidate

  • Marks obtained by the candidate in each subject

  • Gender/Category of the candidate

  • Status of entrance exam

  • Rank scored in UPESEAT 2018

  • Roll Number of the candidate

  • UPESEAT 2018 Application number

UPESEAT 2018 Cut-off

The UPESEAT 2018 cut-off is released by University of Petroleum & Energy Studies after the declaration of result. The university offers various engineering courses and to take admission into the university, candidates are required to meet the UPESEAT cut-off 2018. The cut-off of UPESEAT 2018 is the minimum marks required to get admission. With the help of the UPESEAT cut-off 2018, candidates get an idea about their chances of getting admission in the university.

Note: Allotment of seats is not done for the candidates who do not meet the UPESEAT cut-off 2018.

Factors Affecting UPESEAT 2018 Cut-off

  • Number of candidates appearing for the exam

  • Seat Availability

  • Difficulty level of the exam

  • Marks secured in UPESEAT 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Result-Important Dates

Events

Dates

UPESEAT 2018 Entrance exam (Pen and Paper Mode)

May 5, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Entrance exam (Computer Based Test)

May 12, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Result

May 21, 2018

Commencement of UPESEAT 2018 Counselling

Second week of June 2018

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UPESEAT 2018 Counselling

UPESEAT counselling 2018 is expected to begin from the second week of June 2018 for all the qualified candidates. UPESEAT 2018 counselling is the final step of admission to the Undergraduate engineering courses offered by UPES. Qualified candidates participating in the UPESEAT 2018 counselling must note that that there is a centralised counselling of UPESEAT 2018 that is conducted on JEE Main, class XII Board and UPESEAT entrance exam merit for all the shortlisted candidates.

Based on a candidates' performance in UPESEAT exam, they are invited to attend the UPESEAT 2018 counselling along with the necessary documents for verification and seat allotment.

UPESEAT Counselling Procedure 2018

  • A centralised counselling is conducted for UPESEAT 2018.

  • For participating in the counselling, candidates have to register on the official website of UPES.

  • Qualified candidates must note that for selection, 80% of the seats are filled through the UPESEAT entrance exam and 20% of the seats are filled through JEE Mains and Board’s merit.

  • As part of the counselling process, candidates are called for UPESEAT 2018 counselling on a specified venue.

  • All the qualified candidates have to reach at the allotted counselling venue as per the specified schedule.

  • For UPESEAT 2018 counselling, candidates are allowed choice filling on the basis of their ranks.

  • On the basis of the choices filled by the candidates, their ranks and availability of seats, allotment of seats is done.

  • Qualified candidates must verify all their original documents before filling the choices.

Documents Required for UPESEAT 2018 Counselling

For document verification, candidates must carry the following documents in original along with one set of photocopy on the day of counselling.

  • Qualifying exam Admit card 2018

  • Counselling Call Letter

  • 10th Marksheet and Passing Certificate

  • 12th Marksheet and Passing Certificate

  • Qualifying exam Score card 2018

  • Demand Draft of prescribed fees in favour of “UPES Fee Account” payable at Dehradun.

  • Domicile Certificate

  • Four Passport size Photographs

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UPESEAT Admit Card 2018

UPESEAT admit card 2018 will be released by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES). For offline exam, the admit card is expected to be released on April 30, 2018, however, for online exam, the admit card will be available on May 9, 2018 for the candidates who have registered for the entrance exam. UPESEAT admit card 2018 will be available in online mode and to download UPESEAT admit card candidates have to log in with their application number, date of birth and Email ID.

The admit card of UPESEAT is a mandatory document to be produced at the exam centre. Candidates will not be allowed to write the exam, without a valid admit card. The admit card/hall ticket of UPESEAT will contain details such as name and address of the exam centre, exam date and time, candidate’s name, his/ her parent’s information. In case a candidate finds any discrepancy in UPESEAT admit card 2018, it must immediately be reported to the conducting authority for rectification.

Note: Candidates are suggested to keep the admit card safe till the admission process gets completed.

UPESEAT Admit Card 2018 – Important Dates

Events

Dates

Availability of UPESEAT 2018 Admit Card for Offline Exam

April 30, 2018

Release of UPESEAT 2018 Admit Card for Online Exam

May 9, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Offline Exam

May 5, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Online Exam

May 11-13, 2018

How to Download UPESEAT Admit Card 2018

Candidates can follow the below steps to download the admit card of UPESEAT 2018:

  • Click on the website of UPESEAT to download the admit card.

  • Enter the required details such as Application Number, Date of Birth and Email ID.

  • After entering the details, click on the “Submit” button.

  • The hall ticket of UPESEAT will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download the admit card and take a print out of the same.

Important Instructions Regarding UPESEAT Hall Ticket 2018

  • It is mandatory for all candidates to carry the admit card of UPESEAT to the exam centre.

  • Entry to the exam venue will not be allowed without the UPESEAT 2018 admit card.

  • The admit card of UPESEAT will have details like Name, Roll Number, exam centre, etc.

  • Candidates must read all the instructions mentioned on the admit card and adhere to it on the day of the exam.

  • The admit card of UPESEAT 2018 should not be tampered or damaged in any manner.

  • Candidates must verify all the details mentioned in UPESEAT admit card. In case any discrepancy is found in the details of the admit card, then, it should be immediately reported to the concerned authority.

Details Mentioned on UPESEAT 2018 Admit Card

The following details will be mentioned on UPESEAT admit card 2018:

  • Name of the candidate

  • Registration/Application Number

  • Father’s Name

  • Test Centre Address

  • Candidate’s Photograph and Signature

  • Examination Date and Time

Discrepancy in UPESEAT Admit Card 2018

In case any candidate finds any discrepancy in the details mentioned on admit card of UPESEAT, then, he/she must immediately contact the admissions office and get the error rectified before the date of the entrance exam.

FAQs on UPESEAT Admit Card 2018

1. Will I get entry into the exam hall without the admit card?

Candidates will not be allowed to take the exam without the admit card of UPESEAT 2018.

2. Till when should I keep the UPESEAT admit card 2018?

After downloading the UPESEAT admit card 2018, candidates must keep the admit card safe until the completion of the exam process.

3. If there is any discrepancy in my UPESEAT 2018 admit card, how do I get the same addressed?

If a candidate finds any discrepancy in the UPESEAT 2018 admit card, then he/she should contact the admissions office.

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How to Apply For UPESEAT 2018

The application process of UPESEAT 2018 has already begun from September 2017 and the last date to fill the UPESEAT 2018 application form is April 20, 2018. Aspirants willing to take admission in the undergraduate engineering courses have to fill the UPESEAT 2018 application form. Candidates can submit the UPESEAT 2018 application form in both online and online modes. As part of the UPESEAT 2018 application process, candidates have to pay an application fee of INR 1850 through Debit or Credit card or by sending a demand draft of Rs 1850, drawn in favour of "UPES Fee Account", payable at New Delhi / Dehradun along with request letter.

Candidates can fill the application form of UPESEAT 2018 by following the below steps:

Step 1: Registration

To register for UPESEAT 2018, candidates have to visit the official website of UPES and enter their User ID and Password. After that, candidates have to mention the following details:

  • Date of Birth

  • Level of course i.e. UG or PG

  • E-mail address

  • Select the course

  • Confirmation of E-mail address

  • Mobile number

  • Select the city

  • Nationality – Indian or NRI/ International students

  • Select the state

Step: 2 Payment of UPESEAT 2018 Application Fee

  • To pay the UPESEAT 2018 application fee, candidates can choose to pay either in online or offline mode.

  • For online payment, candidates can pay INR 1850 via Debit card, Credit card or Net banking.

  • For offline payment, candidates can pay INR 1850 through demand draft drawn in favour of "UPES Fee Account", payable at New Delhi / Dehradun along with a request letter.

Step: 3 Academic Details

In this step, candidates have to fill their academic details of class X and class XII.

Step: 4 Print out of UPESEAT Application Form 2018

The final step to complete the application form of UPESEAT 2018 is to take a print-out of the filled UPESEAT 2018 application form.

UPESEAT 2018 Offline Application Form

  • Candidates applying for UPESEAT 2018 can submit the UPESEAT 2018 application form in offline mode.

  • The UPES 2018 Prospectus and application form can be purchased by the candidates by sending a Demand Draft of INR 1850 drawn in favour of "UPES Fee Account, payable at New Delhi to “University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, “Enrollments Office, UPES, 210, 2nd Floor, Okhla Industrial Estate, New Delhi 110020.”

  • Candidates can also purchase the UPESEAT 2018 application form by paying INR 1850 in cash at various admission counters located in cities of Delhi, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Mumbai, Kolkata.

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UPESEAT 2018 Answer Key

The UPESEAT answer key will be declared by University of Petroleum & Energy Studies. The answer key will be released on the official website of UPESEAT once the entrance exam has been conducted by the exam conducting authority. Candidates will have to fill all the required details in order to view the answer key of UPESEAT 2018. The answer key of UPESEAT will display the correct answers of all the questions asked in the entrance exam.

Once after the UPESEAT 2018 answer key is released, candidates can match their answers with the solutions and probable marks in UPESEAT 2018 entrance exam and on the basis of the estimated marks candidates can get prepared for the further process of UPESEAT 2018 admission.

Important Dates of UPESEAT 2018 Answer Key

Events

Tentative Dates

UPESEAT 2018 Entrance exam (Pen and Paper Mode)

May 5, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Entrance exam (Computer Based Test)

May 12, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Answer Key

To Be Released

Steps to Download UPESEAT 2018 Answer Key

Candidates can follow the steps given below to download the answer key of UPESEAT 2018:

  • Visit the official website of UPESEAT.

  • After visiting on website, click on the link that displays the link of the answer key.

  • Fill all the required details in order to view the answer key of UPESEAT 2018.

  • The answer key will be displayed on the screen.

  • Check and download the answer key for further reference.

Marking Scheme of UPESEAT 2018 Answer Key

Below is the marking scheme of UPESEAT 2018 answer key:

  • For every correct answer, one mark is awarded to the candidates.

  • There is no negative marking for the incorrect response.

Type of Answer

Marks

For Correct Answer

+1 Mark

For Wrong Answer

No Negative Marking

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UPESEAT Conducting Body

University of Petroleum & Energy Studies is the conducting authority of UPESEAT. It is one of the most prominent higher education institutions of Uttarakhand. Located in Dehradun, the University offers courses in key areas such as Transportation, Information Technology, Architecture, Public Policy, Design, Business and Legal Studies.

UPESEAT 2018 Important Dates

Events

Tentative Dates

Availablity of UPESEAT 2018 Application Form

September 2017

Last Date to Fill UPESEAT 2018 Application Form (CBT)

May 2, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Admit card

May 10, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Entrance exam (Pen and Paper Mode)

May 5, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Entrance exam (Computer Based Test)

May 12, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Result

May 21, 2018

UPESEAT 2018 Exam Centres

Kanpur

Raipur

Kolkata

Ranchi

Kota

Rohtak

Trivandrum

Shillong

Udaipur

Siliguri

Varanasi

Vijaywada

Vishakhapatnam

Lucknow

Dhanbad

Mumbai

Faridabad

Muzzafarpur

Gaya

Nagpur

Ghaziabad

Noida

Guwahati

Patna

Gurgaon

Pune

Jammu

Bangalore

Hyderabad

Bhopal

Indore

Bhubaneswar

Jabalpur

Chandigarh

Jaipur

Chennai

Jalandhar

Cochin

Dehradun

Agra

Delhi

Ahmedabad

Haldwani

Allahabad

Jodhpur

Bhagalpur

Contact Details

Address: UPES Campus, P.O. Bidholi, Via Prem Nagar, Dehradun – 248 007 (Uttarakhand)

Phone Number: 91-0135-2770137/2776053/2776054

Website: www.upes.ac.in

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UPESEAT 2018 Important Events Dates
Registration 16 Sep to 25 Apr, 2018
Admit Card 10 May, 2018
Exam Date 12 May, 2018

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