UPESEAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria: UPES Engineering Entrance Exam


The UPESEAT 2020 Eligibility criteria comprises a set of rules and criteria which must be fulfilled by an aspirant who wish to get admission into the Undergraduate courses of Engineering at the UPES must fulfil the criteria led down by the Examination Authority.

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The Eligibility criteria consist the details of Age limit, Academic qualification along with other conditions. If the criteria is not fulfilled by the candidate, it will lead to the rejection of application made by the candidate. Hence it is essential for all the candidates to check the criteria and the rules before applying for the Examination.

The UPES Eligibility Criteria have been described below for the aspirant willing to take admission in UPES.

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Highlights Of UPESEAT 2020

S.No Particulars
1. Name of the Exam University of Petroleum & Energy Engineering Aptitude Test
2. Commonly known as UPESEAT
3. Exam Type University Level
4. Exam Category Undergraduate
5. Exam Conducting Body (UPES) University of Petroleum & Energy Studies
  • There are two mediums of UPESEAT Examination offered by Institute i.e, Exam & Non-Exam.The Eligibility criteria for both the mediums is different.
  • Candidates who have qualified JEE Main 2020 will not be required to qualify UPESEAT 2020.

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies announced Early Engineering Entrance Exam:

UPES Early Exam Eligibility
UPES Early Exam Eligibility

UPESEAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria: Non-Exam Pathway

Admission through Board Merit:

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This is a non-exam path  to get admission into the University.

  • 20% seats can be filled by this method.
  • Candidates are required to secure a minimum of 80% aggregate marks in class 10th & 12th.
  • Candidates are required to secure minimum 80%  of aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in 12th class.

Admission through JEE Main 2020:

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  1. Updates Regarding JEE Main 2020

Pathway through Board Merit / JEE Merit (Subject to the number of seats allotted)

Eligibility Criteria Admission Criteria
Board Merit – 

  1. Minimum 80% Marks in 12th or equivalent i.e Higher and Secondary Higher. And 80% aggregate in PCM ( Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics).
Centralised Counselling through Merit Ranking
JEE Merit –

(1)  Minimum 60% marks in the 10th and 12th board are mandatory. And 60% aggregate in PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)

(2) JEE Mains cut-off, to be announced after JEE Exams 2019.

For the candidates seeking admission through JEE mains 2020 examination must fulfil the following criteria:

  • Candidate must have scored an aggregate of at least 60% of total marks in Higher Secondary Qualifying Examination conducted by ICSE/CBSE or any state boards or any other recognised Education Board.
  • Candidates are required to score a minimum of 60% in physics, chemistry, and mathematics in the qualifying exam.
  • Candidates should qualify JEE Main Cutoff prescribed by UPES.

Age Limit: Candidates born on or after 1 October 1995, are eligible to appear for UPESEAT 2020. The Date Of Birth mentioned in the Senior Secondary Examination Certificate will be considered valid. 

All India Category Scholarships

Candidates who have secured 80% marks in class 10 and 85% marks (PCM) in class 12 will be eligible. 50% waiver will be provided on 10% seats on the tuition fee  in each program in first year of ICSE, CBSE or State Board passed out students. If the candidates secures SGPA  8 out of 10, Scholarships will be renewed.

Special Scholarships (Uttarakhand Domicile)

Candidates must have secured 80% marks in Class 10 and 12 with subjects PCM. Total 150 toppers of Uttarakhand will be considered for the scholarships. 1 seat per program would be Merit order allotment. 15% reservation of the seats will be reserved for the Uttarakhand Domicile students. Candidates must present (Permanent Residence Certificate) to avail the scholarship under this scheme. Candidates can also avail the scholarship either through Uttarakhand Board Merit or Uttarakhand Domicile Category.

UPES Engineering Aptitude Test Eligibility Criteria:

UPESEAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria set of rules and criteria must be fulfilled by an aspirant to be eligible for UPES Early Entrance Exams.

Refer link of application form and Result are here.

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