University of Petroleum & Energy Studies Engineering Aptitude Test (UPESEAT)
About UPESEAT 2020
University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES) has announced the round 2 selection list. Selected candidates have to submit the fees up to August 8 to confirm their admission. The third and last round selection list will be announced on August 25. Earlier, the university has cancelled UPESEAT 2020 exam due to coronavirus pandemic. The institute is admitting candidates in B.Tech programmes on the basis of marks in class 12th through online counselling. Candidates who wish to take admission in the B.Tech programmes offered by the institute will have to fill the application form before the last date. The application form of UPESEAT 2020 is available in online mode for round 3 up to August 20. Candidates should keep the documents ready for the verification purpose. Candidates will be allotted the seat upon successful document verification.
UPESEAT 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||University of Petroleum & Energy Studies Engineering Aptitude Test|
|Short Exam Name||UPESEAT|
|Conducting Body||University of Petroleum & Energy Studies|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||University Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||1350 Rs [Offline] +1 More|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Online / Offline|
|Exam Duration||3 Hours|
UPESEAT 2020 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
19 Sep, 2019 - 20 Aug, 2020
Application - Round 3 | Mode: Online Ongoing
19 Sep, 2019 - 23 Aug, 2020
Application - Submission of 10th and 12th marks - Round 3 | Mode: Online Ongoing
25 Aug, 2020
Release of selection list - Round 3 - Start Date | Mode: Online
Past Dates and Events
05 Aug, 2020
Release of selection list - Round 2 - Start Date | Mode: Online
19 Sep, 2019 - 03 Aug, 2020
Application - Submission of 10th and 12th marks Round 2 | Mode: Online
19 Sep, 2019 - 31 Jul, 2020
Application - Round 2 | Mode: Online
25 Jul, 2020
Release of selection list - Round 1 - Start Date | Mode: Online
19 Sep, 2019 - 23 Jul, 2020
Application - Submission of 10th and 12th marks - Round 1 | Mode: Online
19 Sep, 2019 - 20 Jul, 2020
Application - Round 1 | Mode: Online
Candidates who wishes to apply for the admission in UPES are required to check the eligibility criteria of UPESEAT 2020 before filling the application form. The admission authority will set the UPESEAT 2020 eligibility criteria to limit the admissions and only the candidates meeting the set criteria will be allowed to appear for the examination. All the candidates applying for the admission in the University will be required to have an age of less than or equivalent to 22 years i.e., they should be born on or after October 1, 1998 to be eligible to apply.
- Candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in their Class 10th & 12th both
- Candidates should have secured at least 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics in their Class 12th
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other
The admission authority of the University has released the application form of UPESEAT 2020. The application form is available to the candidates in online mode. Candidates will be required to pay Rs. 1350/- as the application fee of UPESEAT 2020 through online mode.
Procedure to Fill the Online Application Form of UPESEAT 2020
STEP 1- Registration: Candidates will have to register first before filling the application form of UPESEAT 2020. For the registration candidates will be required to enter the following details: Name, Date of birth, Gender, Nationality, Email ID, Mobile number, City, State, Course you are applying for, etc. Click on the submit option.
STEP 2- Input the One Time Password (OTP): Candidates after submitting the details in the application form will receive an OTP on their registered mobile number. Submit the OTP received in the box provided. Once, this step is confirmed, a confirmation mail will be sent to the registered email of the candidate comprising of the username and password.
STEP 3- Log-in & Confirm the Details: Candidates should log into the portal by using the username and password received on the email. After log in, check all the details filled in the application form and then submit it by clicking on “Confirm”.
STEP 4- Payment of Application Fee: Candidates will be redirected to the payment page for the payment of application fee. The candidates will be required to pay Rs. 1350/- as application fee of UPESEAT 2020 can be done in online mode (Net Banking/Debit/Credit Card).
STEP 5- Entering Academic Details: After the payment of application fee has been completed, candidates will be redirected to the application form to enter the academic details of the qualifying examination. Candidates must provide all the valid information and then submit. After submission, application form will be available for download.
|General, SC, ST, OBC||Online, Offline||Female, Male||₹ 1350|
UPESEAT 2020 Preparation Tips
UPESEAT 2020 has been cancelled.
Candidates appearing for the entrance examination are advised to have a look at the preparation tips of UPESEAT 2020 once. The preparation tips are for the benefit of the candidates only which will help motivate the candidate while preparing for the examination. Candidates can prepare well for the examination with proper focus and organised schedule. Candidates should give more preference to the mock tests and previous years question papers. Below are some of the preparation tips for UPESEAT 2020:
- Reference Material: Candidates must arrange all the study materials well in advance so that while preparation they doesn’t land in stress. The syllabus of most of the entrance examination is based on the Class 12th syllabus. Thus, if the candidates is thorough with their Class 12th syllabus, they will be having a plus point in this regard. Candidates are advised to be thorough with their syllabus and improve the aptitude in general knowledge and current affairs with regular newspaper reading.
- Mock Tests & Sample Papers: Candidates should take up more and more mock tests and sample papers while preparing for the examination. With the help of practising mock tests and sample papers, candidates will be able to manage their time and also prepare themselves for the UPESEAT 2020 examination.
- Time Management: Candidates must know that the time is very precious, once gone it will never come back. The time should be arranged in such a way so that the candidates is able to cover all the topics within the stipulated time period. Also, the duration of exam is 3 hours, therefore candidates are advised to practise more and more question papers so that they are able to attempt all the questions within the given time frame.
- Equal Importance to each Subjects: Candidates should focus on all the subjects rather than focusing only on a single subject. Physics, Chemistry and Maths are equally important and neither of these should not be ignored. Candidates should divide the subjects in such a way that they are able to cover each and every topic before the exam. Major focus should be given to the topics from Class 12th and then revision from class 11th topics should be done.
- Strategy on Exam day: There are no negative markings in the question paper of UPESEAT 2020. Thus, candidates are advised to attempt all the questions so that they have maximum chances of getting the highest score in the examination. Candidates should start with that section which the candidate thinks is easiest as per their preparation and knowledge.
The candidates appearing for the UPESEAT 2020 exam are advised to go through the exam pattern of UPESEAT 2020 once before attempting the exam. UPESEAT 2020 exam pattern helps the candidate guide through the marking scheme, number of questions, arrangement of questions in the paper, types of questions, duration of exam and more. With the help of these information, candidates will have a general idea regarding the examination so that the candidate can attempt to it in a well manner.
UPESEAT 2020 Exam Pattern
Mode of Exam
Computer Based Test
Total number of questions
200 (Mathematics- 50, Physics-50, Chemistry- 50, English Language Comprehension- 30, Current Affairs Awareness- 20)
Type of questions
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Medium of exam
Duration of Exam
1 mark for each correct answer
No Negative Marking
There will be no issue of any admit card on account of the cancellation of the UPESEAT 2020.
The admit card of UPESEAT 2020 will be released by the authorities in online mode. Candidates will have to complete the slot booking process to access the admit card. Details regarding the examination such as date, timing, venue details and more will be available in the admit card.
UPESEAT 2020 Exam Centers
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
Since UPESEAT is cancelled, answer key will not be released
The admission authority of the institute does not release the answer key of UPESEAT 2020. If in case, the authority releases the UPESEAT 2020 answer key, it will be made available to candidates from this page. Even if the answer key is released by any of the coaching institutes, it will be available to the candidates as soon as it gets released.
The result of UPESEAT 2020 has been declared in online mode for round 2. UPESEAT 2020 result comprise of the selection list of candidates. The candidates will have to log in to their admission portal by using their application form number and date of birth after which the result will be displayed on the screen.
The cutoff of UPESEAT 2020 is the minimum marks that would be required by the candidates to qualify for the admission process. The candidates who will meet the cutoff criteria will be required to proceed to the counselling process in the institute. UPESEAT 2020 cutoff will be determined on various factors such as availability of seats, number of candidates appearing in the exam, difficulty level of the exam and previous years cutoff trends.
Mode of Counselling: Online, Offline
The counselling of UPESEAT 2020 is being done counselling based on the Class 12th exams. Candidates having their name in the selection list will have to pay the seat confirmation fees within specified date to confirm their admission.
UPESEAT 2020 Scholarships
The following scholarships will be provided to eligible candidates by the authorities.
Merit Based Scholarship - This scholarship will be provided to those candidates who had secured an aggregate of 80% marks in 10th and 12th standard and 80% marks in PCM for B.Tech in CBSE/ICSE/State Examination Board. Only 10% seats of each B.Tech programme will be given the scholarship and will be based on merit. 50% of tuition fee will be waived off in the first semester. Continuation of Scholarship in the subsequent years will be as per the University policy.
Scholarship for Uttarakhand State Board Toppers - The seats under this category will be within 15% reservation for Uttarakhand resident students. Under this scholarship, 25% tuition fee waiver will be provided for boys and 35% fee waiver will be provided for girls. The scholarship is renewed as per merit scholarship policy of the University. The candidates under this category should have “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” (Permanent Residence Certificate).
Tuition Fee waive off
for first year
90.01% - 95%
85% - 90%
Tuition Fee waive off
for first year
90.01% - 95%
85% - 90%
UPESEAT 2020 Counselling Centers
Documents Required at Counselling
- Provisional allotment letter
- Class 10th marksheet/certificate
- Class 10th admit card
- Class 12th marksheet/certificate
- Class 12th admit card
- Migration certificate
- Caste certificate
- Permanent residence certificate
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: Is there any age limit for UPESEAT 2020?
Yes, only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 1, 1998, are eligible to apply for UPESEAT 2020
Question: How much aggregate score I need to be eligible to apply for UPESEAT 2020?
Candidates should have scored at least 50% marks in class 10th & 12th and minimum 60% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics in class 12th to be eligible for UPESEAT 2020.
Question: Will the authorities release the answer key of UPESEAT 2020?
No, the authorities do not release the UPESEAT 2020 answer key.
Question: How can I check the result of UPESEAT 2020?
To check the result, candidates have to log in to the result portal using the UPESEAT 2020 application number and password.
Question: How can I access the sample papers of UPESEAT 2020?
Candidates can easily access the sample papers on the official website of UPESEAT 2020.
Question: How much application fee has to be paid to apply for UPESEAT 2020?
The application fee of UPESEAT 2020 is Rs. 1350.
Questions related to UPESEAT
sir mode of examination, it will be online or offline?
It would be quite useful if could mention the examination name.However seeing the current situation it is observed that online would be the preferred mode of examination.Some colleges have started remotely proctored online exams.So it depends on various factors.
If you have any doubts use the comment section
Hope this helps.
Sir, how we have to apply for UPSEAT exam ? It is showing we have applied...but we have only created our account.
Once you have created your account,you can login and then you will be able apply.Follow the link to know how to fill the application form.
I hope this helps.
sir I have not filled my upeseat form and now I am late so sir will they open the form filling window and if not then what should I do
The University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPESEAT) 2020 is postponed due to corona virus or COVID-19 pandemic. The UPESEAT is postponed until further notice and so the last date of filling the application form. New dates for UPESEAT exam and last date to fill exam will be notified later. Please click the below link to know more.
Sir/Mam can you tell me about average package for computer science branch
The package of a Computer Science Engineering branch varies widely from college to college.
The average package of a lower tier college student is INR 3 Lakhs per annum.
Average package for a medium level college is INR 7 Lakhs per annum.
Average package for top private college is about INR 10-14 Lakhs per annum.
Average package of IITs and NITs id higher than INR 16 Lakhs per annum.
Feel free to ask doubts in the Comment Section.
I hope this information helps you.
what is application fee for upes 2020
UPES 2020 application form has been released on September 5, 2019 at its official website i.e upes.ac.in.
The fee of UPES 2020 application form is different for Indian and foreign aspirants:-
- Application fee is Rs.1350 for Indian National candidates and
- Application fee is USD 75 for foreign national candidates.
For more information go through our page the link for the same is provided below