WHAT IS UPESEAT ?
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Engineering aptitude Test commonly referred as UPESEAT is an engineering aptitude test conducted by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), for admission to various undergraduate engineering programmes. The UPESEAT exam 2016 will held on 15th May, 2016. Below we have given complete details regarding UPES exam, eligibility criteria, admission procedure, counselling details etc.
About the Exam
UPESEAT 2016 is conducted every year by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies located in Dehradun (Uttarakhand). The exam is conducted for admission to various UG engineering courses, and some specialized energy and petroleum programmes offered by the university. Last year around 29,000 students had appeared for admission to 1600 engineering seats in UPES. The UPESEAT exam 2016 will be conducted in all major cities of the country, the university has already invited application form for the UPESEAT 2016.
The candidates are informed to go through the eligibility criteria before applying for UPES exam 2016. Below we have mentioned complete eligibility criteria of UPES exam.
The candidates must be born on or after October 01, 1994.
Eligibility for admission through UPESEAT 2016 (80% seats)
|The candidates must have passed in 10+2 with 60% marks from a recognized board.|
|Candidates must have scored an aggregate of at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.|
|The candidates appearing in 2015 can also apply for the exam.|
Eligibility for admission through board merit/JEE (20% seats)
1. Admission by Board Merit-
Candidates should have passed 10+2 from a recognized board with 80% marks.
Candidates must have scored an aggregate of at least 80% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
2. Admission by JEE 2016
The candidates should have passed in 10+2 with 60% marks from a recognized board.
Candidates should have scored an aggregate of at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Candidates must have scored good rank in the JEE Main 2016.
UPESEAT Exam Pattern
All applicants are advised to go through the examination pattern of UPESEAT 2016, so as to get aware about the type of question, weightage, marking scheme, time duration etc.
Time Duration : 3 hrs
Total Questions : 200
The questions will be asked from following subjects:
Physics : 50 questions
Chemistry : 50 questions
Maths : 50 questions
English Language Comprehension : 30 questions
Current Affairs Awareness : 20 questions
How to Apply?
The candidates interested in UPESEAT 2016, can apply by either by online or offline modes.
Online : For applying online candidate have to fill the online application form from the UPES website and pay the fees either through net banking or credit/debit card.
Offline : The candidates can also apply offline by purchasing prospectus and application form available at designated admission centres in Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Dehradun, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai.
UPESEAT Application Fees
The candidates can pay application fees either online, cash or in DD drawn in favour of “UPES Fee Account”, payable at New Delhi / Dehradun along with a request letter. The candidates have to pay 1750 in cash or offline and 1850 for online or through DD.
UPESEAT Result and Counselling
After the UPESEAT exam 2016, the result is expected to be declared in the month of June, 2015 (tentative). On the basis of rank in UPESEAST, board percentage and JEE Main score candidates will be called for counseling. The counseling will be conducted separately for 80% seats through UPESEAT exam and the rest through board percentage and JEE Main score. Below we have listed tentative counselling schedule forUPESEAT 2016.
Board Marks merit Student : 3rd week of June, 2016
JEE Main score merit students : 3rd to 4th week of June, 2016
UPES Exam Details
|Sale of UPES Application Form : December, 2015|
|Last date of filled Application Form : May 3, 2016|
|UPESEAT 2016 Admit Card Download : 10th May, 2016|
|UPESEAT Exam 2016 : May 15, 2016|
|UPESEAT 2016 Result : 2nd week of June 2016 (tentative)|
|UPESEAT Counselling 2015 : commence from 3rd to 4th week of June, 2016.|