UPTU 2018

Exam Date : 29th April 2018 To 6th May 2018
Result Date : 3rd June 2018

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UPTU/AKTU 2018 Application Form, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Exam Pattern


Introduction To UPTU/AKTU 2018 Examination:

  • About: UPTU was established by the Government of Uttar Pradesh. It is also known as AKTU (Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam Technical University). The university has been sub-divided into five zones with 150-160 colleges in each zone.

  • Level: AKTU 2018 conducts State Level Entrance Exam which is known as UPSEE (Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination) for admission to various programs in institutions and university of Uttar Pradesh.

  • Authority: Central Admission Board (CAB) has absolute rights for conducting UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination and to decide about modalities of admissions and allotment of seats.

  • Courses: UPTU/AKTU 2018 exam helps candidates who are seeking admission in B.Tech, MBA, MCA, B.Arch, B.Pharma, BHMCT, BFAD, BFA, B.Des and Lateral Entry programmes in all government and private institutions located all over Uttar Pradesh.

  • Grandiosity: AKTU is one of the largest technical universities not only in India but perhaps in Asia also. Because of its gigantic size and the number of colleges affiliated to it and geographic dispersion.

  • Affiliation: The total number of affiliated colleges in AKTU was 49 in the year 2000 which has now gone up to 587 colleges/institutions which offers graduate, postgraduate and doctoral level degrees.

  • Enrollment: Currently around 4,00,000 students are studying various programmes in colleges/institutions which are affiliated with UPTU/AKTU 2018.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Exam Summary:


UPTU/AKTU 2018 Important Details:

Overview of UPTU/AKTU 2018 Examination

Exam Name

Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination.

Organised By

Central Admission Board.

Examination Date

UG Courses: 29th April 2018.

PG Courses: 5th MAY & 6th MAY 2018. 

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions with a single correct response.

Marking Scheme

For Correct Answer (+)4 Marks.

Negative Marking

Not Applicable.

Lateral Entry


Paper Medium

English & Hindi.

Courses Offered Through UPTU/AKTU 2018:

Course Lable

Course Duration

Bachelor of Technology

4 years. 

Bachelor of Pharmacy

4 years. 

Bachelor of Architecture

5 years. 

Bachelor of Design

4 years.

Bachelor of Hotel Management & Catering Technology

4 years. 

Bachelor of Fashion & Apparel Design

4 years. 

Bachelor of Fine Arts

4 years. 

Master of Business Administration

2 years. 

Master of Computer Application

2 years. 

MBA (Integrated)

5 years.

MCA (Integrated)

5 years.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Schedules:

  • Application Form: Candidates can start applying for UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination from 23rd January 2018 and the registration process will end on 15th March 2018.

  • Admit card: The UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card will be available form 20th April 2018 and it can be downloaded from the official UPSEE 2018 website.

  • To know all the important dates of UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Eligibility:

  • B.Tech: Candidates who have completed 10+2 level examination with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subjects and securing minimum 45% aggregate (40% for reservation category candidates) will be eligible to apply for UPTU/AKTU 2018 B.Tech course.

  • MBA: Candidates who have passed Bachelors degree course of three years minimum duration and securing a minimum aggregate of 50% aggregate (45% for reservation category candidates) will be eligible to apply for MBA course in UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination.

  • To know more about UPTU/AKTU 2018 eligibility criteria for all the courses click here

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Application Form:

  • Registration Fee: The Entrance Examination Fee for UPTU/AKTU 2018 is INR 1300.00 for Male/Transgender candidates belonging to General & OBC category and INR 650.00 for SC/ST candidates and Female or Physically Handicapped candidates of all categories.

  • Aadhaar card: Candidates should submit their Aadhaar card 12 digit enrollment number while registering for UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination and those who don't have Aadhaar card can submit other Government issued ID proof details.

  • For detailed stepwise instruction on how to submit UPTU/AKTU 2018 application form click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Paper Pattern: UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination will consist of eleven papers with objective multiple type questions except for (Paper 4) Drawing Aptitude test. Paper{1,2,3,4} shall be OMR based Test (offline mode) and Paper{5,6,7,8,9,10,11} will be Computer Based Test (online mode).

  • Duration & Total Marks: The exam duration and the maximum marks which can be scored in UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination will vary according to course applicable and paper selected by the candidate.

  • To know more about all the UPTU/AKTU 2018 exam paper pattern and which paper is applicable for the courses you are seeking admission to click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Admit Card:

  • Credentials: Candidates needs to enter their application number and password to download UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card.

  • Specifics: The UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card contains the details such as candidate's name, age, exam centre, course applied for, date of exam and other exam related information and guidelines.

  • For detailed stepwise instruction on how to download UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Exam Center:

  • Election: Candidates can prefer for an exam centre which is convenient for him/her while filling the UPTU/AKTU 2018 online application form.

  • Seat Allocation: There are 41 exam centres in Uttar Pradesh and 8 exam centres outside Uttar Pradesh and the allotment of the seat will be based on the availability of the seats in the UPTU/AKTU 2018 exam centre.

  • To know all the offline and online mode exam centre where UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination is conducted click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Syllabus:

  • B.Tech: The questions related to physics, chemistry, and mathematics topics of class 11th and class 12th syllabus will be asked in the paper 1 of UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination.

  • MBA: Candidates should attempt paper 9 of UPTU/AKTU 2018 which will be aptitude test and it consists questions related to the English Language, Numerical Aptitude, Thinking and Decision Making, General Awareness.

  • To know the detailed syllabus of all the paper along with courses related to it and to download UPTU/AKTU 2018 syllabus PDF click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Results:

  • Result Date: On the official website UPTU/AKTU 2018 results will be declared on 3rd June 2018 along with the answer key and Merit List.

  • Merit List: Based on the performance of the candidates a separate merit list will be prepared for each course. UPTU/AKTU 2018 score-card marks obtained in each subject and Merit Position shall be available after the declaration of the result. 

  • To know more about how to download UPTU/AKTU 2018 results and inter-se-merit of candidates scoring equal marks click here.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Counselling:

  • Counselling Date: The commencement of UPTU/AKTU 2018 counselling registration and choice filling of prefered colleges along with courses will begin on 25th June 2018.

  • Reservation: For scheduled caste category 21% seats will be reserved, for scheduled tribe category 2% seats will be reserved and for other backward classes 27% seats will be reserved for the candidates who seek admission in colleges affiliated with UPTU/AKTU 2018.

  • To know entire process of UPTU/AKTU 2018 counselling and documents required for verification process click here.

 UPTU/AKTU 2018 Contact Details:

  • The individuals who wish to get in touch with the Board can make use of any of the following means to communicate with UPTU/AKTU 2018 authorities. The contact details are as follows:
    • Address: The Registrar, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh IET Campus, Sitapur Road, Lucknow – 226 021 (U.P)

    • Phone: 0522 – 2732193

    • Fax: 0522 – 2732185

    • E-Mail: registrar@aktu.ac.in

    • Website: https://aktu.ac.in

    • Toll-free Help Desk Number: 1800 180 0161 (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)

    • E-Mail: helpdeskupsee17@gmail.com

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Guidelines:

  • No candidate will be admitted to the UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination hall 15 minutes after the commencement of the examination.

  • The candidate is requested to paste one latest and clear passport size photograph similar to that of the confirmation page in the space provided on the UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card and get it duly attested by the principal/Head of institution last attended or any Gazetted Officer.

  • The candidate also has to bring two passport size photography to the UPTU/AKTU 2018 exam centre and submit it to the invigilator in the examination hall.

  • The signature and left thumb impression of the candidates in the UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card should match with the database retained by invigilator in UPTU/AKTU 2018 exam hall.

  • Candidate should make use of black ball Pen while writing UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination. It is required to fill up the entries on question booklet and OMR Answer Sheet.

  • Each question booklet is related to separate OMR answer sheet kept inside the question booklet. Changing of OMR answer sheet of one set to another is strictly prohibited and shall be punishable under law.

  • The use of calculators, log table, communication devices such as cellular phones are not allowed in the UPTU/AKTU 2018 examination Hall.

  • The candidate is advised to check the details printed on the UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card regarding Name/Gender/DOB/Category/Rural Weightage/Domicile etc. In case of any discrepancy, then the candidate is advised to report to the invigilators in the examination Hall during Examination.

  • Candidate should note that if his/her photograph/signature printed on UPTU/AKTU 2018 admit card is blurred or incorrect or not visible then (S)he must report to the nodal centre in the city of the examination allotted to him for the issuance of duplicate admit card.

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UPTU 2018 Important Dates

  • UPTU/AKTU application availability: The candidates can avail the application form for the UPTU/AKTU exam 23rd January 2018 to 15th March 2018 on the official website.

  • Rectification of the UPTU/AKTU application: The aspiring candidates can modify their details filled in the online application form in case of discrepancies between March 28 to 30 2018.

  • UPTU/AKTU admit card availability: Once the candidates have all applied for the exam the examination authority uploads the admit card on the online website. The candidates can avail the same from 20th April 2018.

  • Exam date: The UPTU/AKTU exam will be held from 29th April 2018.

  • Declaration of results: After the exam has been conducted the results will be announced on the official website on 3rd June 2018.

UPTU 2018 Eligibility

  • For B.Tech: Pass 10+2 or equivalent exam with Physics & Maths as a compulsory subject and any one of the following subjects like Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocation subjects.

  • For B.Arch: Pass 10+2 or equivalent exam with Physics & Mathematics/ Biology as compulsory subjects and anyone from Chemistry/ Bio-Technology / Biology / Technical Vocational subject.

  • For B.Pharm: Pass 10+2 or equivalent exam with physics & Mathematics/ Biology as compulsory subjects and anyone from Chemistry/ Bio-Technology / Biology / Technical Vocational subject.

  • For MBA: Candidate applying for MBA through UPTU/AKTU should be from any state and NRIs candidates. Minimum 50% of the Bachelor's degree from a recognized University.

UPTU 2018 Application Process

Application procedure for UPTU/AKTU 2018 is as follows:

  • UPTU/AKTU 2018 application form will be available online and all the aspiring candidates have to apply through the online application form only.

  • UPTU/AKTU 2018 application form available 23rd January 2018 to 15th March 2018.

  • The candidate applying for UPTU/AKTU has to fill his/her personal, academic and communication details in the form.

  • The candidates are also required to upload the scanned photograph and signature while filling the application form.

  • The candidates are allowed to fill in the Exam centre of their preference in the application form.

  • Once all the information is filled in by the candidates, they should re-check the information filled and then submit the form to the UPTU/AKTU website

UPTU 2018 Application Form Details

Details regarding UPTU/AKTU 2018 application form:

  • Registration for the UPTU/AKTU 2018 will be done only through the online application form.

  • The candidate has to fill the UPTU/AKTU 2018 form from the official website.

  • The UPTU/AKTU application form will be available on the website 23rd January 2018.
  • The last date to submit the UPTU/AKTU application form is 15th March 2018.

  • Payment for the UPTU/AKTU can be done through the online modes of payment such as Credit card/Debit card/Net Banking. 

  • In general, OBC and male/transgender candidates have to pay the application fee of Rs 1,000.

  • For females and other reserved candidates, the application fee payable is Rs 500.

UPTU 2018 Admit Card

  • Official website: Availability of UPTU/AKTU admit card will be online and through the official website.

  • Date: The admit card for UPTU/AKTU will available from 20th April 2018.

  • Enter necessary details: Candidates have to enter the application number and the password in order to access the admit card on the official website.

  • Print & preserve: The candidates can then download and print the UPTU/AKTU Admit card. They have to retain the admit card until the seats are allotted.

If the candidate fails to download the UPTU/AKTU Admit card:

  • The candidate has to carry two passport size photographs.

  • INR 25 to pay for the UPTU/AKTU for MBA Admit card.

  • Application number of UPTU/AKTU. 

  • Copy of the UPTU/AKTU confirmation page.

UPTU 2018 Exam Pattern

UPTU/AKTU exam includes eleven papers and the number of question papers answerable by the candidates varies according to the eligibility of the candidates and the course they appear for:

For B.Tech/ B.Tech (Agriculture), B.Tech (Bio-Technology) or B.Pharm:

  • Number of questions: Total number of question is 150.

  • Marks: Each question carries 4 marks.

For B.Arch:

  • Number of questions: Total number of question is 100

  • Two questions on test drawing.

For BHMCT/BFAD/BFA and Lateral entry to B.Tech/B.Pharm:

  • Number of questions: Total number of questions is 75

  • Total marks: Total marks will be 300.


  • Number of questions: Total number of questions  is 100 

  • Total marks: Total marks will be 400.

UPTU 2018 Syllabus

The following are the 11 papers of the UPTU/AKTU exam:

  • Paper 1 and 2: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology(if required).

  • Paper 3: Agricultural physics and chemistry, agricultural engineering and statistics and agronomy and agricultural botany.

  • Paper 4: Mathematics and Drawing Aptitude.

  • Paper 5: Reasoning and logical deduction, numerical ability and scientific aptitude, General Knowledge and English.

  • Paper 6 and 7: Aptitude test for Diploma holders.

  • Paper 8 to 12: Aptitude test for the relevant examination. 

UPTU 2018 Results

  • The UPTU/AKTU results will be declared on 3rd June 2018, on the official website.

  • In order to access the results, the candidates will have to log in to the UPTU/AKTU website.

  • The candidates then have to visit the results link on the website.

  • The candidates will then have to fill in their roll number and their date of birth.

  • The results are then accessible and can also be downloaded from the link.

  • On the basis of performance, separate merit lists will be uploaded by the examination authority on the official website.

  • Revaluation of the UPTU/AKTU answer sheet will be done within 7 days of the results being declared.

UPTU 2018 Counselling

The UPTU/AKTU candidates shortlisted will have to apply for the counselling.The UPTU/AKTU Counselling will happen in four rounds. The counselling process will happen as follows:

The UPTU/AKTU Counselling Process:

  • It will start from June 24 2018

  • The last date is June 29 2018

  • Document Verification is from June 25 to June 30 2018

  • Seat Allotment starts from July 3 2018 

The candidates will receive their allotment letters between 28 July# year and 30 July 2018. The final results of the UPTU/AKTU will be announced on the August 30 2018.

Colleges which accept [UPTU]

SAMEER Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical Engineering), batch of 2017
10 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The eligibility criteria are 10+2 in science or commerce stream. Students from commerce stream can take admission in BBA course. You can appear in UPTU exam which is conducted by Uttar Pradesh Technical University every year. You must get a good ranking in UPTU exam to get admission in this institute. The institute also offers seats for direct admissions.

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Aditya Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA], batch of 2018
09 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The eligibility criteria are 60% for B-Tech and 50% for all other different courses. Direct admission is available on UPTU marks. 

Fakhruddin Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2010
09 Feb 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Either 60% marks in intermediate or you can write AKTU UPTU entrance test to get the admission. 

Anurag Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2015
29 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

A student has to write and qualify the UPTU entrance exam which is conducted by the APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. 

Ankit Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2021
21 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

For the admission in computer science and engineering, you have to score good marks in UPTU exam that is held yearly. The minimum percentage required in class 12th for admission is 60% to 70%. The cutoff for computer science and engineering is high so you will have to gain good rank.

Sumit Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
15 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The student must pass the 12th-grade or any equivalent exam with good percentage and UPTU is the entrance exam to get the admission in this college.

Faiz Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2019
14 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

You can apply in this college through UPTU exam. And if your rank is under 50 thousand, congrats you are eligible for admission.  

Ishtyak Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Textile Technology), batch of 2015
12 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

UPTU is the entrance exam to get the admission in this college. Eligibility for this entrance exam is 10+2 in Science Stream(Maths Only).

Gaurav Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2016
06 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The candidate must clear the UPTU exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute. +Minimum 70% cutoff mark is required.

Satyam Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2017
04 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

It is first ranked government college for MCA in UPTU. I take UPTU exam to take admission in this college.

Preparation Tip

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Hello Ashish,

  • Tip 1:  It is advised to solve the previous year question papers and understand the difficulty level of UPTU 2018 examination. 
  • Tip 2:  Read the question before you look at the answer. Eliminate answers you know aren't right. Read all the choices before choosing your answer. 
  • Tip 3:  Practise the sample test papers and gain the basic knowledge about UPTU 2018 exam pattern. 
  • Tip 4:  There is no negative marking in UPTU 2018 examination. If you don't know the answer always take an educated guess and you have a 50% chance of getting the right answer. 
  • Tip 5:  There are lots of study materials available in the market and you can also make use of reference books to increase the in-depth wisdom of UPTU 2018 syllabus. 
  • Tip 6:  Come up with the answer in your head before looking at the possible answers this way the choices given on the test won't throw you off or trick you. 
  • Tip 7:  Budget your time and don't spend the more test time on one question. Balance the UPTU 2018 exam duration and allocate specific time for each question. 
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admission in Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Tech, Aligarh through JEE Main or UPTU/UPSEE

I want to get an admission in Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh for B.Tech in CS. Should I opt for JEE Main or UPTU/UPSEE?

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You can get an admission in Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh through either UPSEE or JEE Main.

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Lateral Entry to B.Tech Date and Mode of Exam.

When will be the exam for Lateral Entry to B.Tech be held on? And what mode will the exam be in?

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The exam section for Lateral Entry to B.Tech 2nd year through UPSEE will be held on the 22nd of August and it will be a Computer Based Test.

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Dual Degrees through UPSEE/UPTU

Are there any other Dual Degrees other than MAM offered through UPTU?

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No, there are no other Dual Degrees in any other streams provided through UPSEE to individuals.

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Incharge of UPSEE 2017

Who will be in charge of conducting UPSEE 2017?

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As per the official information provided by UPSEE, The Central Admission Board (CAB) has absolute rights for conducting of UPSEE 2017, and to decide about modalities of admissions and allotment of seats.

The jurisdiction of CAB extends to colleges/institutes affiliated to AKTU, Lucknow. The CAB is authorised to take every decision regarding conduct and admissions through UPSEE 2017.

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