UPSEE is a widely sought entrance exam that has loads of students waiting to kick-start their career starting with clearing this. Here are some UPSEE important facts that will lend them an extra edge and ensure that they chisel their approach to the entrance –
Mode of exam
UPSEE is an offline examination. To apply for this exam, candidates must visit the online portal and complete their registration process.
There are a total of 41 exam centres inside UP and 16 outside of the state.
Availability of seats
The total number of seat intake for this exam for engineering students 79,502 (B.Tech).
Acknowledging and getting familiar with the important dates for the examination is equally essential, considering that they can layout a better revision schedule and space their mock tests accordingly. Here is a list of all the important dates for the exam -
UPSEE Important dates 2020
UPSEE application form release date
27th January 2020
Last date for registration (form fill up)
15th March 2020
The time limit for correction (if required)
16th March to 3rd April
Admit cards download window
27th April to 10th May 2020
UPSEE final examination date
10th May 2020
First Week of June 2020
Commencement of counselling
First Week of July 2020
UPSEE aspirants must meet the eligibility criteria as pre-determined by the exam authorities to qualify for the admission process. The list UPSEE eligibility 2020 criteria are as follows:
Age - There are no age restrictions.
The Number of Attempts - There is no limit to the number of times a candidate can appear for this examination.
Year of Passing – Irrespective of the year, the candidate has appeared for his/her board examination; they can sit for the UPSEE, provided that they have secured the required score in their Class 12.
Percentage - A minimum of 45% aggregate is required to appear UPSEE 2020. In case of SC/ST, the required percentage is 40%. Even students with a diploma in Engineering and Technology must score a minimum of 45% to become eligible.
Subject Combination - The subject combination is among one of the most UPSEE important facts students need to consider while they apply for this exam.
Physics and Mathematics/Biology
Biotechnology/Technical Vocational Course/Chemistry
Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Technical Vocational Course
Photograph and category of the candidate.
Exam centre time and date.
Exam Venue and address.
Students must carry a colour printed admit card along with a valid photo ID to appear in their exams. It is one of the lesser-known UPSEE important facts that students often miss out.
You are advised to follow the official UPSEE exam pattern 2020 to prepare yourself for the test:
Duration of examination
English and Hindi
Marks (per question)
Four marks for correct answers and marks are not deducted for unattempted or wrong answers.
While the preparations of the exam lead you to burn your midnight oil, make sure to check up with the latest updates on the UPSEE important facts. Such regular updates ensure that you do not miss out on any of the important notifications regarding the examination.
Pair this up with –
A disciplined exam preparation strategy
An in-depth idea about the exam syllabus
Detailed and updated information on the exam pattern and weightage, etc.
Then again, remember to keep a light head, and channelize your efforts towards your strengths and weaknesses, as required!
Here’s wishing you all the best for your future career endeavours!
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