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UPES Planning Aptitude Test (U-PAT) (U-PAT - 2017)

Online | National Level Exam
Application Fee - General / OBC / SC / ST - Rs.1850
Important Dates
Registration Date
Apr 01, 2017
Test Date
Apr 18, 2017
Result Date
Jun 01, 2017

U-PAT 2017 - Application Steps

Create a Profile / Purchase the Application Form

Online Form –

  • Please visit official website for apply online.
  • Click on the link that applies to your status – Indian Resident or Foreign Resident
  • Sign up to buy the Admission Prospectus. You will get a display of the Sign Up Form.
  • Fill up all the details requested in the Sign Up Form as well as the program that you are interested in.
    Click on the 'Submit' button.
  • You will receive an email from UPES on the email id that you have registered in the Sign Up Form.
  • Click on the link provided in the email from UPES to verify your email id and activate your account on the UPES website.
  • Please proceed to fill up the Application Form online and follow the instructions given therein.

Offline Form:-

  • By Demand Draft (DD) –
    • For purchasing the UPES Prospectus and Application Form, the candidates can draw a DD favour of “UPES Fee Account” payable at New Delhi.
  • By Cash –
    • The candidates can also purchase the Prospectus and Application Form for UPES MET from the admission counters at Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Dehradun, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai.
Complete the Application Form
  • Fill the personal information in the application form like:
    • Name : Write your Name as it appears in your School Leaving Certificate.
    • Choice of Test Centre : Select your preferred test Centre city from the list of cities provided Kindly note that once the city has been selected changes will not be allowed.
    • Gender : Tick the appropriate gender.
    • Applying for : Tick the appropriate test for which you are appearing Failure to tick correctly will result in incorrect processing of your score.
    • Date of Birth : Enter your Date of Birth in DD/MM/YYYY format in the space provided.
    • Stream : Tick against the stream in which you have obtained your graduation degree
    • Address : Write your complete postal mailing address including your first name in CAPITAL LETTERS. Failure to write complete address might result in non-receipt of postal communication, if any.
Upload / Attach attested Copy of Documents and Photograph
  • For online:
    • Participants should upload all scanned copy of their Documents in required size and format.
    • Upload your passport size photograph in the required pixels.
  • For offline:
    • Attested photocopies of original documents through any gazetted officer are required.
    • Attach your passport size photograph in the provide box .

Note: Documents may include Passport size photograph, Community/Caste Certificate (only if the applicant belongs to OBC/SC/ST), Educational Documents, Identity Proof, Domicile Certificate(if applicable) and other supporting documents as mentioned.

Payment of Fees
  • Amount of Fees:-Rs.1850/-
  • There are 3 modes of payments:-
    • By Online
    • By Cash
    • By Demand Draft
Submission of Application Form
  • After completing the submission process successfully, you must take a print-out/photocopy of the completed application form for your reference.

How to Apply for U-PAT 2017

You can purchase the UPES Prospectus & Application form Online / by sending Demand Draft / by Cash.

Please follow the instructions given below to complete your Online Application Process:-

  • Online form submission facility is applicable only to those candidates who wish to apply and pay online by Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking  
  • Please do not submit your application until you have entered required details in all the information fields of the application form.
  • If you have a scanned passport size photograph, you can upload the photograph while applying online.
  • While, applying online, do not use the 'Back' button on the tool bar of your browser. Use the links and buttons available on the page to move from one page to another.
  • After submitting the Application Form, Pay Online by Credit card/ Debit card /Net Banking for UPES Prospectus and Application form.
  • After completing the submission process successfully, you must take a print-out of the completed application form for your reference.
  • On successful submission of your online application form, you will get an online application number. Please retain this form number carefully for future reference.

Mode of Payments:-

  • By Demand Draft :
    • Candidates can purchase the UPES Prospectus & Application form by sending a demand draft of Rs.1,850 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.”
  • By Cash :
    • Candidates can purchase UPES Prospectus & Application on a cash payment of Rs.1,750 from admission counters at Ahmedabad / Chandigarh / Cochin / Coimbatore / Delhi / Dehradun / Hyderabad / Kolkata / Mumbai.
  • By Online :
    • Candidates can apply for UPES Prospectus & Application Online for Rs.1850/.

Please note that your application will be activated only after you have completed the application form with all the requested details and paid the application fee as well. The UPES prospectus will be dispatched by us to the address that you have filled up in the Application Form. 

Eligibility for U-PAT 2017

Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10 th & 12 th ) with Mathematics or Statistics or Business Mathematics as compulsory Subject in class XII.

U-PAT 2017 Important Instructions

  • On the basis of information in the Application form, admit card of provisionally eligible candidates will be uploaded on the University website .
  • Candidates are required to download the admit card accordingly.
  • The duly completed downloaded admit card with photograph affixed (duly attested) in the space provided will have to be produced at the allotted test center.
  • Candidates without the admit card or card without the photograph will NOT be permitted to take the test.

U-PAT 2017 Relaxation Policy

Reservation policy-

For Uttrakhand bona fide resident candidates: 15% of the seats in all programs will be reserved for residents of Uttrakhand subject to production of “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” (Permanent Residence Certificate) issued by the competent authority of Uttarakhand State. These seats will get allotted strictly based on the merit positions secured in this category, provided the candidate has declared his intent to opt under this category at the time of applying for admission.


Candidates applying under this category would be required to produce the original “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” during the day of admission failing which their candidature shall stand canceled. Seats remaining unfilled by the stipulated date in this category shall be treated as unreserved.

U-PAT Application FAQ

1) What is the examination for? Who conducts it?

UPES PAT is an entrance examination for engineering courses in University of Petroleum and Energy Studies in Dehradun, Uttarakhand India. UPES is a private university and is well renowned for its research in energy and power sector. 

2) How was UPES sponsored ?

UPES is sponsored by Hydrocarbons Education & Research Society (HERS) which is registered under the “Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860” (Registration No. S-41894 of 2002). HERS is a not-for-profit society promoted by a group of prominent professionals from the Industry.

3) How has the University been created? Does it belong to the Uttarakhand State Govt./MoPNG/Oil Companies ?

UPES has been created under an Act of Uttarakhand State Legislature notified vide Government of Uttarakhand Notification No. 830/Higher Education/2003-3(18)/2003 dated September 1, 2003. However, the Governor of Uttarakhand is the Visitor of the University and the Principal Secretary, Higher Education; Govt. of Uttarakhand is the “Representative” of the State Government on various Boards of the university.

4) Where are the forms available?

Forms are available online and at Enrollment offices in Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Dehradun campus and booksellers.

5) .How many exam centers are there for U- PAT?

All over India, there are 41 exam centers.

6) Is application fee refundable?

Application form fee is not refundable.

7) Can we shift the pathway?

No. In some special case, it can be considered.

8) The admit card has been issued but I am unable to login. What should I do now?

Not to worry, when the admit card is released the website crashes down due to high traffic. The conducting body will take the appropriate measures to resolve the issue.

9) I forgot my application number, how do I download my admit card?

It can be downloaded by submitting e­mail id and DoB. However, check the confirmation page of the application form, the required number will be given there.

10) Can I change exam centre mentioned in my admit card?

No, the exam centre cannot be changed.

11) I have lost my admit card and the window to download it has closed. From where can I download it now?

Once the portal to download it is closed, candidates will not be able to avail it.

List of U-PAT 2017 Centers (Expected)

State City Mode of Exam
Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad Online
Bihar Patna Online
Chandigarh Chandigarh Online
Chhattisgarh Raipur Online
Gujarat Ahmedabad Online
Haryana Faridabad Online
Haryana Gurgaon Online
Jharkhand Ranchi Online
Karnataka Bengaluru Online
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Online
Madhya Pradesh Indore Online
Madhya Pradesh Jabalpur Online
Maharashtra Mumbai Online
Maharashtra Pune Online
Orissa Bhubaneshwar Online
Punjab Jalandhar Online
Rajasthan Jaipur Online
Rajasthan Jodhpur Online
Rajasthan Udaipur Online
Uttar Pradesh Agra Online
Uttar Pradesh Kanpur Online
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow Online
Uttaranchal Dehradun Online
West Bengal Kolkata Online
West Bengal Siliguri Online
Uttar Pradesh Noida Online
Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad Online
Uttar Pradesh Varanasi Online
Uttaranchal Haldwani Online
Delhi Delhi Online