AKTU/UPTU 2018: UPSEE Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility

AKTU/UPTU 2018 official notification has been released on 23rd Jan 2018 and hence application forms can be received from 23rd January 2018. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), also known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU), is the concerned authority responsible to organize UPSEE 2018 for aspirants seeking admission into first-year B.Tech/B.Arch/ BHMCT/ B.Pharm/BFAD/ MBA/ BFA/MCA/MAM and second year B.Tech / MCA/ B.Pharm programmes.  After clearing this exam candidates will be able to get admission into various technical colleges/institutions associated with AKTU, Lucknow. AKTU/UPTU 2018 online application form can be expected to be available from January 2018 and the entrance test will be held on 29th April (for Under Graduate) and 5th & 6th May (for Post Graduate).

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AKTU 2018 application form is available from 23rd Jan 2018. Please find the link provided below.

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UPTU/AKTU 2018 Important Dates

AKTU has released the exam date for UPSEE 2018. Candidates are instructed to keep checking this post for further related updates.

Sl. No Exam Events Tentative Dates
1. Application Form availability date 23rd January 2018
2. Last date specified for submission of the form 15th March 2018
3. Admit Card will be available from 16th April 2018
4. Date of Entrance test 29th April (for Under Graduate) and 5th & 6th May (for Post Graduate)
5. Result announcement Date 4th of May 2018
6. Counselling process will start 25th June 2018

Eligibility Criteria

Before going to apply for UPSEE 2018, all candidates are advised to check out the minimum eligibility criteria required to be fulfilled for appearing in the exam.

Important Highlights

  • Indian citizens/ Kashmiri migrants/NRI aspirants are eligible to apply.
  • No age limitation.
  • Final year candidates of the qualifying exam may apply.

Eligibility Requirements in Detail

Courses Who are Eligible to Apply
Second Year B.Tech B.Sc Graduate with Mathematics at Intermediate level and Diploma holders.
B.Pharm (2ndYear) Candidates having Pharmacy diploma.
MCA (2ndYear) B.Sc(IT/Computer Science)/ BCA
B.Tech 10+2 or its equivalent test with Math & Physics along with either Biotechnology/ Chemistry/Biology/Technical Vocational subject.
B.Pharm 10+2 or its equivalent test with Math/Bio & Physics along with either Biotechnology/ Chemistry/ Technical Vocational subject.
B.Arch 10+2 or its equivalent test with Math & Physics along with either Engineering Drawing / Chemistry/ Computer Science/Biology/ Technical Vocational subject.
BHMCT/ BFAD/ BFA 10+2 or its equivalent test in any discipline.
MBA Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with 50% score (45% for SC/ST).
MCA Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with 50% score (45% for SC/ST) and mathematics at either graduation or 10+2 level.
MAM 10+2 or its equivalent exam with 45% marks (40% for SC/ST)- Without grace

UPSEE 2018 Application Form

All AKTU 2018 aspirants are informed that UPSEE application form will be available in online mode only and it can be accessed probably from 23rd January 2018. After applying online, candidates do not need to send confirmation page or documents to the authority in offline mode. However, they may keep a printout of the confirmation page for future reference.

Application Fee

  • Male/Transgender (Gen/OBC): 1000/-
  • Female/PH of all categories & SC/ST: 500/-

Exam Pattern

Please have a look on important details associated with UPSEE exam pattern. This information is essential in order to achieve considerable marks in the exam. Candidates are instructed to gather all possible information regarding the exam pattern and syllabus of UPSEE as it will give them a quick overview of the exam.

Important Highlights

  • AKTU 2018 is being conducted for twelve papers and all papers will contain only objective type questions excluding Engineering Drawing.
  • Paper 1 to Paper 4- OMR Based Test
  • Paper 5 to Paper 12- CBT
  • No negative marking in case of wrong attempt.
  • 4 marks will be given in case of every correct response.

Exam Pattern in Details

Paper Exam Duration Participating Subjects No. and Type of Question Marks
Paper 1 3 Hour PCM 150 Questions, 50 from each (Objective Type) 600
Paper 2 3 Hour PCB 150 Questions, 50 from each (Objective Type) 600
Paper 3 3 Hour AG-I, AG-II and AG-II 150 Questions, 50 from each (Objective Type) 600
Paper 4 2 ½ hours Aptitude Test for Architecture- Part-A (Mathematics and Aesthetic Sensitivity)
Part–B (Drawing Aptitude)
125 Questions- Part A (100 Questions) & Part B (125 Questions) 500
Paper 5 1 ½ hours Aptitude Test for General Awareness (BFAD/BHMCT/BFA) 75 Questions- Objective Type 300
Paper 6 (1 ½ hours) Aptitude Test for Candidates holding Diploma in Engineering (Lateral Entry) 75 Questions- Objective Type 300
Paper 7 (1 ½ hours) Aptitude Test for Candidates holding Diploma in Pharmacy (Lateral Entry) 75 Questions- Objective Type 300
Paper 8 (1 ½ hours) Aptitude Test for candidates having B.Sc. degree in Engineering (Lateral Entry) 75 Questions- Objective Type 300
Paper 9 (2 hours) Aptitude Test for MBA aspirants 100 Questions- Objective Type 400
Paper 10 (2 hours) Aptitude Test for MCA aspirants 100 Questions- Objective Type 400
Paper 11 (2 hours) Aptitude Test for MAM aspirants 100 Questions- Objective Type 400
Paper 12 (2 hours) Aptitude Test for Second Year MCA (Lateral Entry) 100 Questions- Objective Type 400

AKTU 2018 Syllabus

You can directly follow the link provided here in order to get access paper wise AKTU 2018 syllabus. Candidates are advised to go to the respective syllabus page of AKTU 2018 and download the paper-wise syllabus.

UPSEE 2018 Admit Card

UPTU 2018 admit card is going to be made available at the official admission portal of UPTU. As per the latest announcement, the admit card will be available 16th April, 2018. Candidates need to obtain their admit card accordingly and bring it at the examination centre.

Important Instructions Regarding UPSEE Admit Card

  • Admit card, downloaded online, will be considered valid;
  • Candidates will be truly restricted from appearing in the exam without admit card;
  • If you are not able to download your admit card then you should quickly contact the UPSEE official mentioned at its official website;
  • In case you put the request for correction in the admit card then the corrected admit card will be also uploaded at its official website;
  • You’ll have to show your admit card at the time of counselling and admission and hence you should keep it preserve till the admission process ends.

AKTU 2018 Result

AKTU 2018 aspirants may expect the date of availability of its result in the 4th week of May 2018. Separate merit will be made and announced for every course based on candidates’ performance in that particular subject. Candidates, wanting their answer sheet for scrutiny, they will have to pay Rs.5000/- per paper within the duration of seven days from the date of announcement of result.

As per the performance of candidates in the exam, the authority will prepare a separate merit list for the exam. Candidates will be able to check the merit position, score-card with total marks and marks obtained by candidates in each subject post publication of the result. If two or more candidates have scored the similar marks in the exam then that will be resolved by using the following methods:

First– Candidates, who have made the less number of incorrect attempt, they will be ranked higher.


  • For B.Tech: Marks acquired by candidates in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry sections of paper 1 respectively and then by age;
  • For B.Pharm: Marks acquired by candidates in Biology, Chemistry and Physics sections of paper 2 respectively and then by age;
  • For B.Arch: Marks acquired by candidates in Drawing Aptitude, Mathematics &
    Aesthetics sensitivity sections of Paper 4 respectively and then by age;
  • For B.Tech.(Ag.Engg.): Marks acquired by candidates in AG-I, AG-II, AG-III section of Paper 3 respectively and then by age;
  • For B.Tech. (Bio-Tech.): The rule would be applicable as it has been followed for B.Tech/B.Pharm;
  • BHMCT/BFAD/BFA/MBA/MCA/Lateral entry: According to the age only;

Note: Candidates with higher in age will rank higher in the exam;

The authority has defined the cutoff percentage as 25% (20% for SC/ST) according to the Uttar Pradesh Government order.

UPSEE 2018 Counselling

Counselling is the last step after the declaration of the result. All UPTU 2018 successful candidates will have to appear in the counselling session according to the given schedule. Candidates will be allotted seats based on seat availability in each category.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Ques: Tell me about the precautions I need to take care of while filling UPSEE online application form.
Ques: Can I apply in any other mode rather than applying in online mode?
Ques: Is it necessary to send the confirmation page to the University?
Ques: My parents have domicile of Uttar Pradesh state but I have completed the education from outside the state, am I eligible to apply for UPSEE 2018?
Ques: I belong to UPGE category; will I be eligible to claim rural weightage?
Ques: Do I need to upload/submit color photograph or black & white?
Ques: I am facing trouble while filling the online form, what should I do?


11 COMMENTS Add Your Comment

  1. Avneesh kumar

    Sir plz aktu ka paper hindi me hoga or English or dono

  2. Vinay

    B pharma ki date kya hai

  3. Mohd sabahat

    Dates for AKTU examination is 29 April.. and for the examination for Aligarh Muslim university is 29 April 2018…
    What must we do in such a situation..

    • Manish

      The decision can be taken by AMU and UPTU only. Let’s see if any solution comes out

  4. Mohit

    How much markes or percentage will get admission in b pharmacy
    What is have negative markes in the uptu

    • Manish

      I think minimum 25%(20% for SC/ST)

  5. Mohit

    Sir I want to do b pharmacy by uptu through but please give me information to me

    • Manish

      You need to appear in UPSEE 2018 whose application form will be made available after 25th Jan 2018. Pleas confirm your eligibility before you apply.

  6. Mohit

    Sir I want to do b pharmacy by uptu through but please, give me date and exam date information to me

  7. veereshprajapati

    sir please tell me no negative marking in uptu exam. i wont to do mca paper 10. give me information

    • Manish

      Yes, there will be no negative marking. However, a record of incorrect answers given by a candidate
      will be kept separately


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