UPSEE(U.P.State Entrance Examination) conducted by Dr.A.P.J.AbdulKalam Technical University is a state level examination which is used for giving admission to the first year of B.Tech, B.Arch, B.Des, B.Pharma, BHMCT, BFAD, B.PHARMA, BHMCT, BFA, MBA, MBA(Integrated), MCA, MCA(Integrated) and second-year, B.Pharma, MCA (LATERAL ENTRY).

This examination offers the candidate to take admission in many colleges which comes under Dr.A.P.J.AbdulKalam Technical University.

Eligibility Criteria

For a candidate to be eligible to take UPSEE 2018, he must fulfil the following eligibility criteria.

  • 1) B.Tech/B.Des/MCA(Integrated) candidates must have Physics and mathematics in their 12th course along with any subject listed below:-
    • • Chemistry
    • • Biotechnology
    • • Biology
    • • Technical vocational subjects
  • 2) B. Arch candidates must have Physics and mathematics in their 12th course along with any subject listed below:-
    • • Chemistry
    • • Computer science
    • • Biology
    • • Engineering drawing
    • • Technical vocational subject
  • 3) B. Pharma candidates must have Physics and Chemistry in their 12th course along with any subject listed below:-
    • • Mathematics
    • • Biotechnology
    • • Biology
    • • Technical vocational subject
  • 4) Candidates must acquire a minimum of 45% marks in their 12th examination without grace in any subjects.
  • 5) Candidates must pass their 10+2 education through an intermediate examination of U.P. Board or any other equivalent board.
  • 6) B. Arch candidates must acquire a minimum of 50% marks in their 12th examination without grace in any subject.
  • 7) MBA /MCA candidates must pass Bachelor degree course of minimum three years from any recognized Indian University securing a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.
  • 8) MCA candidates must pass in mathematics.
  • 9) Lateral entry candidates must pass their three years of diploma course with a minimum of 45% marks from a recognized Board/University. The candidates must belong to U.P. or their parents should be domicile of u.p.
  • 10) NRI candidates must pass the qualifying examination with mathematics, physics and chemistry from an instituted situated outside India; whose qualifying examination is considered of 10+2 level by Association of Indian University. They should appear for SAT II examination with Mathematics level II C, Physics and Chemistry.

Exam Pattern

Application Procedure

  • The online application for UPSEE starts in second week of July and ends in 3rd week of August.
  • Check and ensure your eligibility.
  • Must own an Adhaar card
  • Register at UPSEE site(
  • Complete the online application form.
  • Upload the photograph, signature and thumb impression in JPEG format.
  • Pay the form fees either by credit/debit card, net banking or through e-challan

Exam Fee

The application fee across various categories for KVYP 2018 is listed below

Candidates Category Amount to be Paid


The syllabus for UPSEE primary constitutes the topics covered in class 11 and 12 of the central boards such as CBSE, ISC and state boards. Approximately, 45% of the paper is prepared from class 11th syllabus and 55% from class 12th syllabus.

The subject-wise detailed syllabus is mentioned below.

S. No Subjects Topics
1 Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Series and sequences
  • Complex Numbers
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Dynamics
  • Statics
  • Permutation and combination
  • Matrices
  • Sets, Relations and functions
  • Mathematical induction
  • Statistics
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Calculus
  • Differential
  • Coordinate geometry
  • Second order derivative
  • Integration
  • Vectors
2 Physics
  • Kinematics
  • Physical World, Measurements Units&dimensions
  • Laws of motion
  • Linear Momentum & collisions
  • Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis
  • Magnetics
  • Gravitation
  • Viscosity
  • Thermodynamics
  • Work, power, energy
  • Kinetic theory of gases
  • Simple harmonic motion
  • Wave Optics
  • Ray Optics and Optical Instruments
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetism
  • Modern physics
  • Electromagnetism.
3 Chemistry
  • Mole concept
  • Nuclear Chemistry
  • Atomic Structure
  • The Periodic Tables
  • Coordination Compounds
  • Thermochemistry
  • Chemical Bonding
  • Solid State
  • Colloids
  • Colligative Properties of Solution
  • Gaseous State
  • Chemical kinetics
  • Practical chemistry
  • Hydrogen
  • Non-Metallic Elements and its compound
  • Ionic equilibrium
  • Redox reaction
  • Polymers
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Aliphatic Compounds
  • Alcohols
  • Ethers
  • Aldehydes and Ketones
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Introduction to Bio-Molecules
  • Aromatic Compounds
4 Biology
  • Origin of Life
  • Organic Evolution.
  • Mechanism of Organic Evolution
  • Evolution through ages and human evolution Human Genetics and Eugenics
  • Applied Biology
  • Mammalian Anatomy (Eg. Rabbit)
  • Animal Physiology:
  • Comparison between Periplaneta and Blatta
  • Plant Cell
  • Protoplasm:
  • Ecology
  • Ecosystem
  • Genetics
  • Seeds in angio spermic plants
  • Fruits
  • Cell differentiation Plant Tissue
  • Anatomy of Root, stem and leaf
  • Important phylums
  • Soil
  • Photosynthesis
  • Cell: Structure and Function
  • Human Physiology
  • Control and Coordination in Animals and Plants
  • Heredity and Evolution
  • Reproduction
  • Life Processes
  • Our Environment
  • Agricultural Physics
  • Agricultural Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Statistics
  • Agronomy Crops
  • Soils
  • Manures And Manuring
  • Irrigation & Drainage
  • Agricultural Botany
8 Reasoning & Logical Deduction
  • Geometrical designs & Identification
  • Selection of related letters / words / numbers / figures
  • Identification of odd thing/item out from a group
  • Completion of numerical series based on the pattern/logic
  • Fill in the blanks of the series based on the numerical pattern and logic of the series
  • Fill in the blanks of the series based on the numerical pattern and logic of the series
  • Syllogisms (logic based questions), Identification of logic & selection of correct answers based on
  • the logic
9 Numerical Ability & Scientific Aptitude
  • Arithmetical questions up to 10th standard
  • 41
  • Calculation of fraction, percentages, square roots etc.
  • Profit & Loss and Interest calculations
  • Data / Table analysis, Graph & Bar Diagram and Pie Chart analysis
  • Questions related to the common use of science (Physics & Chemistry)
  • Health & Nutrition
10 General Knowledge
  • Current affairs/Events(Political,Social,Cultural &Economics)
  • Historical Events
  • Geography including Tourist Places/Spots
  • Current affairs relating to Business and Trade
  • Countries and Currencies
  • Latest Whos’s Who?
  • Sports & Games
11 English Language
  • Word Meanings
  • Antonyms & Synonyms
  • Meaning of Phrases & Idioms
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Complete / Improvement of the sentences with the correct use of Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs &
  • Adjectives
  • Reading comprehension's followed by questions
12 Aptitude test for diploma holders in engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics,
  • Engineering Graphics,
  • Basic Electrical Engg.,
  • Basic Electronics Engg.,
  • Elements of computer science,
  • Elementary Biology,
  • Basic Workshop Practice
  • Physics/Chemistry/Maths of Diploma standard.
13 Aptitude test for diploma holders in pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutics-I
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry - I
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Health Education & Community Pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutics - II
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry - II
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
  • Drug Store and Business management
  • Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy
14 Aptitude test for 2nd year MCA(lateral entry)
  • Mathematical structure
  • Computing concepts
  • Reasoning ability

Selection and Counselling

Selected candidates must follow the following step for the counselling:-

This involves 4 steps

  • Step 1:- Selected candidates should register for the counselling and fill the form afterwards. They should fill the form with correct information and then pay the counselling fees.
  • Step 2:- Selected candidates must fill in their branch and colleges according to their preference.
  • Step 3:- The candidates who have secured a seat in the counselling must carry their original document as well as a photocopy(Xerox) of those documents for verification to the allotted centre. Selected candidates on confirmation of seat will have a choice to accept the allotted seat or to go for upgradation in the upcoming counselling rounds.
  • Step 4:- After completion of the final round of counselling candidates are required to go to their allotted colleges for admission
  • After seat allocation candidate must pay an amount of Rs. 45000 as seat acceptance fee.

Online Resources

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