UPES Management Entrance Test

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UPES MET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 1,350
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES)
  • Courses:MBA
  • Streams:Management

UPES MET 2021(18 Sep): Application Form(Extended), Eligibility

Updated On - September 15 2021 by Akriti Maurya

UPES MET 2021 is conducted by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) for providing eligible candidates admission in MBA courses in various fields. The exam will be conducted on 18 September through online mode, once every year at the National Level. Those candidates who completed their graduation, Class 12th, Class 10th with minimum 50% marks are eligible to apply for UPES MET 2021. The question paper contains 140 MCQs from four sections namely, General Awareness, Quantitative, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, and General English. Besides this, candidates can also apply based on their MAT, CMAT, XAT, CAT, NMAT by GMAC, and GMAT scores. The candidates can go through the article to know all about UPES MET 2021 Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling, etc.

UPES MET 2021 Exam Status 

Candidates can check the essential information of UPES MET 2021 from the below-mentioned table:

Particular Status 
Application StatusThe online application form process has started.
Exam StatusExtended

Latest Updates

  • UPES MET 2021 entrance exam will be held on 18 September. UPES MET 2021 Registration Process last date is 17 September. Candidates can apply here--- Apply Now.

UPES MET 2021 Important Dates

Given below are important dates of UPES MET 2021 dates:

UPES MBA 2021 Dates 
Online Application FormReleased
Last Date to Apply
26 August 2021

17 September 2021

Exam Date18 September 2021
Result DateSeptember 2021
Note: Above table is made on the basis of the previous year's data. Dates will update as soon as officials announce them.

UPES MET 2021 Application Form

The UPES MET 2021 Application form will be released by the conducting university- UPES. Furthermore, the candidates need to make sure that they fill in all the required details correctly without any mistakes.

  • Candidates must refer to this section to know all the details about UPES MET Application Form:
  • The application Form will be available online on the official website of UPES.
  • The candidates must fill in all the correct details and not miss any detail as incomplete application forms will be rejected.
  • Also, they will have to upload the scanned images of their signature and photograph while filling the application form.
  • Furthermore, the candidates need to take out a print out of the application form after filling it as it will be required during the admission process.
  • Besides this, after the candidates have completed all the steps of the application process they will get an application number. This must be noted down carefully as it will be needed in the future.

UPES MET 2021 Application Fee

The details of the UPES MET Application Fee 2021 is given below:

UPES MET Application Fee 2021
General, ST, SC, OBCOnline, OfflineFemale, Transgender, MaleRs. 1350




Mode of Payment: Candidate has to pay their application fee through online mode only i.e. Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking. The applicants should ensure to download a copy of the form submitted for future reference.

UPES MET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates should carefully go through the UPES MET Eligibility Criteria 2021 and ensure their eligibility for the exam. Aspiring candidates must meet the eligibility requirement before filling the online application form of UPESMET 2021. Details about eligibility criteria are provided hereby:

UPES MET Eligibility Criteria 2021
Eligibility Criteria

MBA Oil & Gas Management

  • Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University
  • Engineering/ B. Sc. (PCM) Graduates. Or equivalent.

MBA Energy Trading

  • Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University
  • Graduation in Commerce/ Economics/   Mathematics/ Statistics/ CA/ ICWA/ Engineering/ B.Sc. (PCM). Or equivalent.

MBA Power Management

  •  Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University
  • Engineering/ B. Sc. (PCM) Graduates. Or equivalent.

MBA in Aviation Management


  • Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University Or equivalent.

MBA Logistics & Supply Chain Management

MBA International Business

MBA Business Analytics in academic  collaboration with IBM

  • Minimum 50per cent marks in Classes X, XII, and Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University
  • B.Tech / BE in any discipline, B.Sc. (PCM) or B.Sc. (Maths); BA (Economics/ Math/ Statistics); B.Com Pass or honors, BBA. Or equivalent.

MBA - Human Resource Management

  • Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University in any stream


MBA - Marketing Management

MBA - Finance


MBA - Operations Management

MBA Entrepreneurship & Family Business

MBA Banking Financial

Services & Insurance (BFSI)

MBA Digital Business

MBA Agri-Business Management

MA Economics(with specialization in Energy Economics)

  • Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University
  • B. Com/ BA Eco (Hons)/ B.Sc./ BA with Economics/ B. Tech / Statistics or Mathematics at graduation level. Or equivalent.

MA in Economics

  • Minimum 50 percent marks in Classes X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation from a recognized University
  • B. Com/ BA Eco (Hons)/ B.Sc./ BA with Economics/ B. Tech / Statistics or Mathematics at graduation level. Or equivalent.

Candidates can keep visiting this page for the latest updates in the eligibility criteria of the UPES MET 2021.

Non- Examination Pathway

The non-examination pathway is for candidates for getting admission in MBA through National Level Tests. The criteria for the same has been mentioned below:

  • Students that score a minimum of 75 percentile in MAT/CMAT 2021 will be exempted from UPES Management Entrance Test(UPES MET) and will only be called for Group Discussion and Interview (If qualified)
  • A Valid score of 70 percentile and above in CAT 2019/ XAT 2021.
  • A minimum score of 550 and above for GMAT.
  • A score of 140 and above in NMAT 2020/2021 scores are also accepted.
Note: Up to 30% of the total seats shall be filled through National level tests( CAT/MAT/XAT/NMAT). In case these seats remain vacant, UPES has the right to fill these seats through MBA (UPSEMET).

UPES MET 2021 Admit Card

The vital information regarding UPES MET Admit Card 2021 is given as follows:

  • The admit card is released by the conducting authority.
  • The admit card will be available online on the official website.
  • The detailed information and rules of the exam will be given along with the hall card.
  • Candidate have to one photo ID along with the admit card in the examination hall
  • Mobile, Bluetooth, or any electronic device is not allowed in the examination hall. If any candidate is found with such an electronic device then their examination will get cancel. 

UPES MET 2021 Exam Pattern

The conducting authority, UPES has prescribed the UPES MET exam pattern 2021. It will consist of 140 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) questions of one mark each from four sections, namely, Quantitative, General Awareness, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, and General English

UPES MET Exam Pattern 2021
Mode of Exam
Number of Questions
Name of Sections
 No. of Questions in each  section

Total number of sections - 4    

  • Quantitative - Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
  • General Awareness - General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning
  • General English - Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability    
35 questions in each section(35 x 4 = 140)
Candidate can check the section-wise distribution of the number of questions in the given below table:
SectionsNo. of Questions
General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability35
Quantitative: Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency35
General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario35
Analytical and Logical Reasoning35
Total No. of Questions140





Scoring Pattern: Each question will have four options and the candidates are supposed to choose only one option.
  • Marking of multiple options will be considered incorrect.
  • There would be no negative marking for the incorrect response.
  • For every correct answer, aspirants will get one mark.

UPES MET 2021 Syllabus

Given below is the section-wise syllabus for UPES MET: 

General EnglishGrammar, tenses, vocabulary, jumbled paragraphs, reading comprehension and verbal reasoning, usage of articles, non-finite, dangling modifiers, nouns, pronouns (especially relative pronouns), adjectives, adverbs, prepositions –regular and followed, verbs, syntax, subject-verb agreement, simple, continuous, perfect tenses, and conditional-unreal past.
Quantitative AptitudesData interpretation, Data sufficiency, ratios, mixtures, work, averages, profit & loss, basic statistics, number properties, probability, counting principles, geometry, and derivatives.
General AwarenessGeneral Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario.
Logical & Analytical ReasoningLinear, Seating, Sequencing & Arranging, Statement-Conclusion, Logical Puzzle, Numerical Puzzle, Venn Diagram, Visual Reasoning.

UPES MET 2021 Result

UPES MET result 2021 will be announced on the official website on the stipulated date as mentioned in the notification. To view the Result, the applied candidates will need to login to the official website. The UPES MET 2021 scorecard will comprise of the following-

  • Name of the Candidate 
  • Candidate's Roll Number
  • Sectional scores
  • Overall UPES MET 2021 score

How to check UPES MET 2021 Results?

Follow the steps to download the UPES Management Entrance Test Result:

  • Visit the UPES website
  • Go to UPES MET 2021 page
  • Click on the exam 
  • Click on the result section
  • Enter the login address (ID and Password)
  • Check Marks card of UPES MET 2021
  • Download scorecard by clicking on the tab ‘Download’.

UPES MET 2021 Counselling

The counselling process of UPES MET 2021 will be conducted offline mode by the conducting authority. After the declaration of the result by the UPES, the selected candidate will be eligible for admission in their courses. Candidate needs to bring the following documents for verification:

  • 10th or secondary exam mark sheets and certificate
  • 12th or higher secondary exam mark sheets and certificate
  • Any professional degree certificate, if any
  • Work experience certificate, if any
  • Photo id proof
  • Scorecard

UPES MET 2021 Selection Process

The admission of the candidates to various MBA courses is conducted through the following two ways:

  • Non-Examination way(For Direct Entry) – National exams like CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/NMAT followed by the Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
  • Examination way – UPESMET 2021 followed by the Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

The candidates are required to qualify all the stages of the admission process for admission in their respected courses. The final selection is based on the total marks obtained by the candidates in all three stages. Candidates can check more details about Coursera here.

UPES MET 2021 Scholarship

The eligibility for the UPES MET Scholarship 2021 is 

  • Minimum 80 percentile score in CAT/XAT
  • Minimum 90 percentile score in MAT, NMAT, UPESMET & any other National Level Entrance.
  • 10% seats in each program for a 25% tuition fee waiver in the first semester.

Special Scholarship

UPES MET Scholarship
YearCAT Score (percentile)Tuition Fee waive offTotal Seats
For the First year95.01% +100%5
90.01% - 95%85%5
85% - 90%75%5
For BBA Program
1. Merit-Based scholarship:
  • 50% tuition fee waiver on 20% seats of each program in the first semester for CBSE, ICSE, and State Board passed out students.
  • Eligibility criteria for the scholarship: 75% marks in 10th and 12th.
2. Uttrakhand state board toppers scholarships for BBA Programs:
  • The eligibility criteria for state board toppers are as follows-
  • Minimum 80% aggregate in Class 10th and 12th in Uttrakhand Board
  • 150 toppers from UK board
  • Merit order allotment of  1 seat /program
  • The seats reserved under this category will be within the 15% reservation for Uttrakhand Domicile students.
  • Should have “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” (Permanent Residence Certificate)
  • Candidates will be entitled only to 1 scholarship at a time (either through Uttarakhand Board Toppers or through Uttarakhand Domicile category)
Scholarship provided:
  • 25% of a tuition fee waiver for Boys and 35% for Girl students in the first year
  • Scholarship in subsequent years will be as per the merit scholarship policy of the University

The UPES has also linked up with Coursera, which is an online international platform to help students prepare for the dynamic job landscape and equip themselves with skills required to thrive in the knowledge economy.

UPES MET 2021 Highlights

Below given are the main or vital points of the UPES MET admission:

Exam Name

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Management Entrance Test 2021 (UPES MET 2021)

Conducting Body

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES)


National Level

Mode of Exam



Management course

UPES MET Official website
Application Form 
Apply Now

About UPES

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) is a private university established in the year 2003 through the Act 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand. It offers industry-aligned and specialised graduate and postgraduate programs through its eight schools, viz., School of Engineering, School of Computer Science, School of Design, School of Law, School of Business, School of Health Sciences, School of Smart Agriculture, and School of Modern Media.

Under the UPES School of Engineering, B. Tech. students can pursue additional specialisations in the latest technologies such as artificial intelligence, IoT, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Blockchain. The School also initiated a Diploma in Business Management program for its undergraduate students. This course provides basic management skills and can be undertaken by the interested students along with their B. Tech program.

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UPES MET Important Dates

UPES MET Form Date01 Aug - 17 Sep 2021
Exam Date18 Sep 2021

UPES Management Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


2Quantitative Aptitude35135
3General Knowledge & Current Affairs35135
4English & Logical Reasoning35135

Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

01 Aug 2021

Form End Date:

17 Sep 2021

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