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Uttar Pradesh Polytechnic 2020

Counselling: 17 May - 30 Jun 2020 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode, Computer Based Test

Counselling: 17 May - 30 Jun 2020

JEECUP Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 300
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode, Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:Joint Entrance Examination Council (JEEC)
  • Courses:DIP ENG
  • Streams:Engineering

JEECUP 2020: Exam Date(Announced), Admit Card, Syllabus

Updated On - May 30 2020 by Akriti Maurya

JEECUP 2020 new exam date is 19 July-25 July 2020. The application form filling process is closed. The correction window is open from 21 May to 25 May 2020. JEECUP 2020 which is also known as Uttar Pradesh Joint Entrance Examination (UPJEE). Joint Entrance Examination Council, Uttar Pradesh conduct this exam. This is the state level examination. JEECUP is conducted once in a year to offer admission to various Engineering, Pharmacy and other Diploma courses. This entrance exam offers Admission in various Private and Government Institutions in Uttar Pradesh. Candidates must read the given mentioned article concern with all the essential details of JEECUP 2020 Application form, fees, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card and so on.

JEECUP Entrance Examination 2020 Latest Update

  • JEECUP 2020 new exam date is 19 July-25July 2020.
  • JEECUP 2020 exam dates for Groups A & E is 19 July 2020, for  Group B, C, D, F, G, H, I and K1, K2, K3, K4, K5, K6, K7, K8 25 July 2020.
  • Joint Entrance Examination Council, Uttar Pradesh has announced the exam dates.

JEECUP 2020 Entrance Exam Dates

Candidates can check the JEECUP entrance 2020 schedule from the given below table:

Examination schedule
Category(Groups) Examination Date Exam Centre
Group A 19 July 2020 All Districts of UP
Group E 19 July 2020 All Districts of UP
Group- B, C, D, F, G, H, I 25 July 2020 Major districts(tentative)
Group- K1, K2, K3, K4, K5, K6, K7, K8 25 July 2020 Major districts(tentative)

The tentative information will be updated as soon as the official authority announces.

JEECUP 2020 Admit Card

Candidates who have successfully submitted their application forms will get their JEECUP 2020 Admit Card on the official website by the second week of July 2020. All the applicants must follow the  under mentioned guidelines must be followed:

  • Candidates have to download the JEECUP hall ticket only from the official website of the conducting body.
  • Candidates need to log in with their registration ID and password to download the admit card.
  • Candidates must ensure that the mentioned information should be correct.
  • If candidates find any wrong or incorrect information immediately inform the conducting authority.
  • Must take the print out copy of hall ticket, and keep it for examination along with valid government photo ID proof.

JEECUP 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the JEECUP 2020 Exam Pattern which is mentioned below in the table so that they have an idea about the exam paper structure:

JEECUP 2020 Question Paper Pattern

Exam Mode

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Number and Type of Questions

100 Objective Questions


180 minutes (3 hours)

Medium of Exam

English and Hindi Language

Marking Scheme

+4 marks are allotted for the correct answer

-1 marks are allotted for an incorrect answer

No marks will be deducted for unattempted question

 Subject-wise distribution of questions for each group of Diploma courses

For Group A (Engineering & Technology Diploma):

  • Physics and chemistry: 50 Questions
  • Mathematics: 50 Questions

For Group B (Agriculture Engineering Diploma):

  • Physics, Chemistry and Agriculture: 50 Questions
  • Mathematics: 50 Questions

For Group C (Fashion Design, Home science and Textile design and engineering Diploma):

  • Reasoning & Intelligence: 50 Questions
  • English and Hindi comprehension: 20 Questions
  • General Awareness: 30 Questions

For Group D (Library & Information Science/ Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice):

  • General Awareness – 25 Questions
  • Numerical Ability – 10 Questions
  • Reasoning & Intelligence – 35 Questions
  • English & Hindi comprehension – 30 Questions

For Group E (Pharmacy Diploma):

  • English & Hindi comprehension – 50 Questions
  • Physics and Chemistry – 50 Questions

For Group F (PG diploma in Biotechnology):

  • Chemistry – 50 Questions
  • Botany – 25 Questions
  • Zoology – 25 Questions

For Group G (PG diploma courses):

  • General Awareness – 15 Questions
  • General Intelligence – 20 Questions
  • Reasoning – 30 Questions
  • Numerical Ability – 15 Questions
  • English comprehension – 20 Questions

Group H (Hotel Management and Catering Technology diploma):

  • General Knowledge – 25 Questions
  • English – 25 Questions
  • Numerical Ability & Scientific attitude – 25 Questions
  • Numerical Ability & Scientific attitude – 25 Questions

For Group I (Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Diploma):

  • Mathematics – 50 Questions
  • Physics & Chemistry – 50 Questions

Group K (K1 to K8) (Lateral entry in engineering and technology diploma courses):

  • The distribution of questions will depend upon the branch of engineering and technology that candidates opt for.

Candidates can check the JEECUP 2020 Information Bulletin Pdf.

JEECUP 2020 Syllabus

JEECUP Syllabus 2020 will contain topics from various subjects studied in the 10th and 12th Standards.

  • For Admission into Engineering, the JEECUP exam will contain questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects.
  • For Admission into Pharmacy, the entrance exam will contain questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology subjects.

JEECUP 2020 Preparation Tips

JEECUP Preparation Tips 2020 are posted below which are useful for all the candidates appearing for JEECUP Examination:

  • Candidates must go through the examination syllabus before they start preparing for it.
  • Applicants should look up for famous books related to the syllabus or if there is a book available for that particular examination which includes practice sets and previous years through which they can get an idea of important and frequently asked topics.
  • Candidates should solve as many questions as possible as it gives an idea of the types of questions asked and how to deal with those questions in less time: also it improves accuracy.
  • Before candidates start preparing for the examination, always set a goal on when to finish particular topics/subjects.

JEECUP 2020 Application Form

The JEECUP Application Form 2020 is available from 01 January 2020 by the conducting authority. The form will be available until date 20 May 2020. Before filling the application form candidates first must go through the eligibility criteria and keep these points in mind while filling the JEECUP registration form 2020:

  • The application form will be filled through online mode only.
  • Candidate need to fill correct information like personal detail, qualifications etc.
  • Filling up the form multiple times may lead to rejection of the candidate.
  • Re-check everything before the final submission of the form to avoid the rejection.
  • The registered mobile number should be correct and working. Otherwise, there is a chance of missing important information regarding examination and admission.
  • Candidates can make the payment of fees both in online as well as offline mode.
  • Candidates are advised to take the print out of their filled application form for further process.

JEECUP 2020 Application Fee

Candidates can check the category wise JEECUP Application fees which are mentioned below in the table:

Registration fees for JEECUP 2020



General/OBC Candidates

Rs. 300 (+ Bank Charges)

SC/ST Candidates

Rs. 200 (+ Bank Charges)

Mode of payment: Candidates can pay the application fees through both the modes i.e online as well as an offline:

  • Online mode: The Application fee can be paid online by Credit card, Debit card or Net Banking.
  • Offline mode: The application fee can also be paid offline by SBI or ICICI E-challan.

JEECUP 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must fulfil the JEECUP 2020 eligibility criteria before filling the application form to know whether they are eligible for the exam or not. The eligibility criteria of JEECUP is given below:

Age Band: There is no upper age limit but the candidate should be at least 14 years old as on 1st July 2020 Educational Qualification.

Domicile: Candidates applying for JEECUP 2020 must be Uttar Pradesh Domicile holders.

The Educational Qualification required for different groups are as follows:

  • For Group A (Engineering & Technology Diploma): Candidate must have 10th passed with at least 35% marks.
  • For Group B (Agriculture Engineering Diploma): Candidate must have 10th passed with Agriculture and at least 35% marks or 12th with agriculture subject
  • For Group C (Fashion Design, Home science and Textile design and engineering Diploma): Candidate must have 10th passed with a minimum of 35% marks.
  • For Group D (Library & Information Science/ Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice):For Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice: 10th passed with 35% marks
  • For Library & Information Science: Candidate must have passed class 12th
  • For Group E (Pharmacy Diploma): Candidate must have passed 10+2 with Chemistry, Physics and any one of Math, Biology (Zoology and Botany) subject
  • For Group F (PG Diploma in Biotechnology): Candidate Should have passed B.Sc with Biology and any one of the chemistry/ biotechnology subject.
  • For Group G (PG diploma courses): Any graduate can apply.
  • For Group H (Hotel Management and Catering Technology diploma): Candidate must have Passed 12th with at least 35% marks
  • For Group I (Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Diploma): Candidate must have passed 12th with 50% marks in PCM.
  • For Group K (K1 to K8) (Lateral entry in engineering and technology diploma courses): Candidate should have passed Intermediate Science or ITI (minimum 2 years duration).

Candidates can check the given below table related to the reservation:

JEECUP Category wise Reservation
Category Reservation
Scheduled Castes (SC) 21%
 Scheduled Tribes (ST) 2%
 Freedom Fighter  2%
Other Backward Classes (OBC) if they belong to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) 27%
Ward of Military personnel 5%
Girl Candidate of All Categories 20%
 Persons with Disability (PwD) minimum 40% disability) 3%

JEECUP 2020 Answer Key

Once the exam is successfully conducted in all the districts, the Council then releases the JEECUP answer key for the examinees. It is released at JEECUP website under candidate login, hence, roll number and question booklet is required for downloading it.

  • Withe the help of answer key, candidates can calculate their probable score. Add and deduct marks as per the marking scheme.
  • If they are not satisfied with the option marked in the JEECUP 2020 official answer key, then they can submit a challenge against it.
  • For submitting an objection in the answer key, candidates will need to pay an amount of Rs. 100 per question and submit a document proof of the concern raised.
  • If it is found to be correct, releavnt changes are made in the provisional key and a final answer key is released based on which JEECUP 2020 result is compiled. Furthermore, the amount of the objection submitted by the candidate is also refunded.

JEECUP 2020 Results

Candidates can check the JEECUP 2020 Result on the third week of July 2020 on the official website of Joint Entrance Examination Council, Uttar Pradesh. Candidates must go through the given below points regarding result:

  • The result will be announced based on the final answer key.
  • Candidates are advised to download their scorecard from the website only because no scorecard will be sent to the candidate.
  • There shall be no chance for re-valuation/re-checking of the Score.
  • JEECUP 2020 scorecard will be valid for three years.
  • The actual marks obtained by a candidate will be considered further for computation of the result of JEECUP-2020. 
  • No complaint concerning answer key(s) after the declaration of result of JEECUP will be considered.

JEECUP 2020 Counselling

UPJEE, Uttar Pradesh conducts the JEECUP 2020 counselling process after the announcement of the result through online mode. The candidates who meet the cutoff criterion are shortlisted for the counselling. As per the exam, all necessary documents including academic certificates, identity proof, work experience certificate (if applicable), etc. will be verified. After that, candidates can take admission for the course allotted to them by paying the course fee.

Documents Required at Counseling

  • Admit Card
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Scorecard
  • Academic Certificates

Courses Offered through the JEECUP 2020:

Students appearing for the exam and further qualifying will allow them to pursue Polytechnic in Uttar Pradesh in various fields listed below:

  1. Engineering and Technology Diploma
  2. Agricultural Engineering Diploma
  3. Fashion Design
  4. Home science
  5. Textile design
  6. Engineering Diploma
  7. Library & Information Science or Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice
  8. Pharmacy Diploma
  9. Post Graduate Diploma in Bio-Technology
  10. Post Graduate Diploma in various other courses
  11. Hotel Management and Catering Technology diploma
  12. Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Diploma
  13. Lateral entry in engineering and technology diploma courses

JEECUP 2020 Highlights(Basic Information)

Below given are the main or vital points of the JEECUP 2020 exam:

Exam Name

JEECUP 2020 or 

Conducting Body

Joint Entrance Examination Council, Uttar Pradesh


State Level


Diploma in Engineering (Polytechnic)

JEECUP Official website

Exam Mode

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Exam Purpose

To offer admission in Diploma in Engineering across Uttar Pradesh State

Stay connected for Joint Entrance Examination Council Uttar Pradesh(JEECUP) conducted by Joint Entrance Examination Council, Uttar Pradesh.

Uttar Pradesh Joint Entrance Examination 

Under the guidelines of the Joint Entrance Examination Council, UP, Lucknow All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi ensures admission proceedings in all the polytechnic institutions running in the state by conducting entrance examination at the state level and in-class wise merit.

Joint Entrance Examination Council Uttar Pradesh

The applications for the entrance examination for admission in various engineering diploma, management and post-diploma courses for the session 2020-21 will be available online from December 2019. Examination fees can also be deposited through online options. The JEECUP entrance examination will be held in April 2020. Based on the marks obtained in the entrance examination, merit will be prepared and allotment of 67-course seats will be allotted in 1296 institutions through online counselling.


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JEECUP Important Dates

JEECUP 2020 Form Date01 Jan - 20 May 2020
Application Correction21 May - 25 May 2020
Admit Card Downloading Date26 Jun 2020 (Tentative)
JEECUP 2020 Exam Date19 Jul 2020, 25 Jul 2020
Result Date02 Aug - 09 Aug 2020 (Tentative)
Counselling17 May - 30 Jun 2020 (Tentative)

Uttar Pradesh Polytechnic 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


NOTE:1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer and multiple answers.


Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

01 Jan 2020

Form End Date:

20 May 2020

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