Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam (UPSEE) exam dates have been revised to avoid clash with JEE Main 2018, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), the exam conducting authority said.
As per the schedule released earlier, the Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam (UPSEE) exams were supposed to be held on April 15, 21 and 22, 2018.
The important exam will however now held on April 29, 2018 (UG) and May 05 and 06, 2018 (PG), according to UPSEE Revised time table.
Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Uttar Pradesh is the authority to conduct the Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam (UPSEE) for which about 1.5 lakh candidates appear every year.
Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam (UPSEE) is conducted for admission to first year of B. Tech/B.Arch./B.Pharm./BHMCT/BFAD/BFA/ MBA/MCA and 2nd year B. Tech./B.Pharm./MCA (Lateral Entry) courses.
“We have announced the dates for undergraduate and postgraduate entrance examinations for the academic session 2018-19", AKTU registrar OP Rai has been quoted as saying by Hindutsan Times.
The university administration will soon announce the dates for online registration for UPSEE-2018 along with the detailed notification and Information Bulletin.
Candidates applying for UPSEE 2018 exams should note that all applications should be made online only. Candidates are required to fill the Application Form Online through the website http://www.upsee.nic.in.
Last year the UPSEE exams were conducted on April 16, 22 and 23, 2017. The application process in 2017 began on January 18 and last date of application was February 28, 2017.
UPSEE 2018 Eligibility
UPSEE Entrance Examination is open to the candidates who have passed the qualifying examination from any institution located in U.P. or whose parents are domicile of U.P subject to the eligibility conditions given in this Information Brochure. If the candidate has passed qualifying examination from outside U.P., he/she has to produce domicile certificate of his/her parents (Father OR Mother only) at the time of verification of the document.
UPSEE 2018 is also open to the candidates who have passed the qualifying examination from any institution located outside U.P. and whose parents (both Father and Mother) are not domicile of U.P subject to the eligibility conditions given in the Information Brochure.
NRI candidates who possess minimum requisite qualification may get direct admission on 5% seats of total intake in State Funded and Private Institutions of Uttar Pradesh in all courses except MBA/MCA/. However, applicants opting B.Arch. course under this category has to appear in Aptitude Test on the day of counseling to be notified later.
UPSEE Paper Pattern
UPSEE-2018 will be conducted for eleven papers with Objective Multiple Type questions except Drawing Aptitude test (Part B of paper 4).
The candidates are required to opt papers and subjects for appearing in the entrance examination as mentioned in clause 4.3, subject to their eligibility as per clause 3 of Information Bulletin.
Paper 1, Paper 2, Paper 3 and Paper 4 shall be OMR based Test only. Paper 5, Paper 6, Paper 7, Paper 8, Paper 9, Paper 10 and Paper 11 will be Computer Based Test.
UPSEE 2018 Marking ans Score
All objective type questions are required to be answered on a specially designed OMR answer sheet against the respective question number. Candidate is supposed to select only one choice for correct answer in each question.
Every objective multiple type question would carry four marks for each correct answer. More than one answers indicated against the question will be deemed as incorrect answer and no marks are awarded for the incorrect answer.
There will be no negative marking. However, a record of incorrect answers given by a candidate will be kept separately.
Answers in OMR based examination (Paper 1, Paper 2, paper 3 and Paper 4) are to be marked using ballpoint pen (Black / Blue) only. For the purpose of evaluation in these papers, the details filled in by the candidate in the OMR answer sheet will be treated as final.
UPSEE Age Limit
There is no age limit for admission to the courses covered in UPSEE-2018