Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test

Computer Based Test

UPCET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 1,300
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:National Testing Agency (NTA)

UPCET 2023: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus

Updated On - February 06 2023 by Divyansh K

UPCET 2023 exam will be held from the 21st to the 31st of May 2023. Applications will be released from the first week of May. Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test is a State Level entrance held once a year and conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). UPCET was formerly known as UPSEE. Those candidates who qualify for the entrance will get admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT), Gorakhpur and Harcourt Butler Technical University (HBTU), Kanpur. UPCET 2023 is held online, i.e., a Computer Based Test. Candidates should go through the below-mentioned article to know more about UPCET 2023.

Latest Updates

  • UPCET 2023 Exam Date has been announced for admission through CUET 2023. The exam will be held from 21st to 31st May 2023.
  • UPCET 2023 Application form will release in the first week of May 2023.
UPCET) The 2023 Application Form (CUET-UG) will be released soon

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UPCET 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check the important information about the UPCET 2023 from the given below table:

The application will release from1st week of April 2023
Exam Status21st to 31st May 2023
Result2nd week of July 2023

UPCET 2023 Important Dates

Candidates check the all-important dates related UPCET 2023 entrance exam given below: 

UPCET 2023 Schedule
EventsDates (Tentative)
Application Form release1st week of April 2023
Last date to apply1st week of May 2023
Admit Card release3rd week of May 2023
Exam Date21st to 31st May 2023
21st, to 31st May 2023

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Result 2nd week of July 2023

UPCET 2023 Application Form

Candidates can fill out the application form in April 2023 on the official website. Must check the below information related to the UPCET 2023 Registration Process:

  • Authority will release the application form in online mode only, there is no other way.
  • Candidates have registered themselves for form filling.
  • After basic registration, the code will generate through that candidates go for the final registration process.
  • Code will generate for those whose basic registration is accepted by the authority.
  • Must provide a valid email id and phone number.
  • Need to upload the scanned copy of required documents in a prescribed format.
  • Candidates cannot make a change in category and city choice after payment of the registration fee in any circumstance.
  • Applicants must keep in mind that the application fee is non-refundable.

 UPCET 2023 Application Fees

Given below are the category-wise registration fee:

CategoryRegistration Fees
General Rs. 1300/-
SC/ST/EWS/PwD  applicantRs. 650/-
Mode of payment:

Candidates can pay the application fees online mode via using a Debit card/Credit card/Net banking.

UPCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are advised to ensure their UPCET Eligibility Criteria 2023 before applying for the entrance exam. Given below are the detailed eligibility criteria that must check:

  • Nationality: Indian national/ NRI/ FN/ PIO category candidates will be eligible to apply.
  • Age Limit: Any age candidates will be allowed to apply. There will be no age limit to apply for UPCET 2022.
  • Appearing: Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam will be also eligible to apply.

Reservation Criteria

Given below are the category-wise reservation criteria for admission:

Scheduled Castes (SC)21%
Scheduled Tribes (ST)02%
Other Backward Classes (OBC)27%

UPCET 2023 Admit Card

UPCET 2023 Admit Card will be released by NTA in the 3rd week of May by the conducting authority. Candidates can check all the essential information of the hall ticket given below:

  • Authority will release the hall ticket in online mode only on the official website.
  • Candidates have to log in with their registration ID and password.
  • Candidates are advised to take the printout of the admit card for the entrance exam.
  • Must check all the details carefully.
  • Must email through the provided email ID.

UPCET 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the mentioned below information UP CET 2023 Exam Pattern:

Mode of Exam Computer Based Test(CBT)
Duration120 Minutes
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions(MCQ)
Medium English and Hindi (except PG)
Marking Scheme+4 marks for each correct answer
B.Des Marking Scheme:
SubjectNumber of QuestionTotal Marks
Numerical Ability and Analytical
Reasoning and logical deduction2080
General Knowledge and current
English Language2080
MCA Marking Scheme:
SubjectNumber of QuestionTotal Marks
Numerical Ability and Analytical
Reasoning and logical deduction25100
Computer Awareness25100
MBA Marking Scheme:
SubjectNumber of QuestionTotal Marks
Numerical Ability and Analytical
Reasoning and logical deduction25100
General Knowledge and current
English Language25100

UPCET 2023 Answer Key

The answer key for UPCET 2023 releases after the exam on the official website. The official answer key will be available in PDF format for all the sets of question papers of all 8 papers. Using the key candidates can check the correct answers to all the questions asked in the exam & by verifying the same can crosscheck with their responses in the exam, to calculate the probable score.

UPCET 2023 Results

Candidates can check their UPCET 2023 Results on the official website. Authority will release the date of the declaration of result on their website. Given below is some information regarding the Uttar Pradesh SEE Result 2023:

  • Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh only announce the result on their website.
  • Candidates need to download the result in the form of a PDF containing the information of the qualifying candidates.
  • Candidates should obtain the minimum prescribed marks for admission.

UPCET 2023 Counselling

After Uttar Pradesh State Eligibility Exam Result Declaration, Qualified candidates can apply for UPCET 2023 counselling process. Conducting Authority has not declared the UPCET Counselling Dates. For counselling they may refer to the following point:

  • A merit list will be prepared based on the score obtained by UPCET 2023. Candidates scoring higher marks would be placed higher on the merit list whereas those scoring lower would be at the bottom. 
  • The candidates will be required to carry all the important documents along with them at the time of UPCET Counselling and they need to be present at the designated location, otherwise, their seat will be taken up by the waiting list candidate. 
  • Candidates shortlisted for counselling would have to pay the registration fee to initiate the process. The registration fee would be Rs. 20,000 for general and OBC candidates and Rs. 12,000 for SC/ST candidates.
  • The registration fee would be non-refundable under any circumstance.
Documents Required at Counseling
  • Admit Card
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Scorecard
  • Academic Certificates

UPCET 2023 Exam Centres

Candidates must check the UPCET entrance exam centre list from Uttar Pradesh and outside Uttar Pradesh:

Within Uttar Pradesh

1. Agra

15. Barabanki

29. Sitapur

2. Firozabad

16. Faizabad

30. Bulandshahr

3. Mathura

17. Sultanpur

31. Gautam Buddha Nagar (Noida/Greater Noida)

4. Aligarh

18. Deoria

32. Ghaziabad

5. Allahabad

19. Gorakhpur        

33. Meerut

6. Azamgarh

20. Kushinagar

34. Mirzapur

7. Ballia

21. Jalaun (Orai)            

35. Bijnaur               

8. Mau

22. Jhansi              

36. Moradabad               

9. Bareilly

23. Etawah            

37. Muzaffarnagar             

10. Shahjahanpur

24. Kanpur Nagar              

38. Saharanpur        

11. Basti

25. Kanpur Dehat         

39. Ghazipur            

12. Banda

26. Lakhimpur Kheri

40. Jaunpur                

13. Gonda

27. Lucknow        

41. Varanasi               

14. Ambedkar Nagar

28. Raebareli


Outside Uttar Pradesh

42. Bhopal

48. Jaipur

53. Guwahati

43. Dehradun

49. Kolkata

54. Roorkee

44. Delhi

50. Mumbai

55. Chandigarh

45. Patna

51. Rohtak

56. Chennai

46. Ranchi

52. Jammu

57. Bangalore

47. Hyderabad



UPCET 2023 Highlights

Candidates can check the basic information related UPCET 2023 entrance exam given below:

UPCET Basic Details 2023
Exam Name
Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test
Conducting Body
National Testing Agency (NTA)
State Level
Under Graduate and Post Graduate Courses
UPCET Official website
Application Form
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Exam Mode
Exam Purpose
To offer admission to various UG, PG and PhD Programs


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UPCET Important Dates

2023 Form Date01 Apr - 01 May 2023 (Tentative)
Admit card 202301 May 2023
Exam Date 202321 May - 31 May 2023 (Tentative)
Result14 Jul 2023

Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test Exam Pattern

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Form Start Date:

01 Apr 2023

Form End Date:

01 May 2023

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