UPCET 2024: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

UPCET (previously known as UPSEE) is a state-level entrance exam for candidates seeking admission to various UG and PG courses offered by participating Government and Private Institutes situated in UP state.

The UPCET exam (UPSEE) has been scrapped. Now, applicants need to apply for admission into various courses through CUET UG and CUET PG scores.

The National Testing Agency (NTA) is the conducting body of CUET UG and CUET PG entrance exams. Candidates can check the complete details about UPCET 2024 from the article below.

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UPCET Important Dates 2024

The tentative exam schedule for UPCET 2024 is mentioned below.

UPCET Registration 2024 start dateApril 2024
Last date of application submission and fee paymentMay 2024
Availability of admit cardJune 2024
Commencement of application form correction facilityJune 2024
Date of UPCET Exam 2024June 2024
Announcement of resultJuly 2024

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should meet the prescribed eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.

Educational Qualification (in general):

Candidates should have done 12th with at least 45% marks. Applicants who are appearing for the 12th examination are also eligible to apply.

Details about subjects required in the qualifying exam

CourseMandatory subjectsAdditional subjects
B.Tech (Biotechnology)Mathematics/Biology and PhysicsBiology/ Biotechnology/ Chemistry/ Technical Vocational Subject
B.Tech/ M.Tech/ MCAMathematics and PhysicsChemistry/ Technical vocational subjects /Biotechnology /Biology
B.ArchChemistry, Mathematics, and Physics 
B. Pharm.Physics, and ChemistryMathematics/ Biology
BFA/ BHMCT/ B Voc/ B. Des/ MBA-integratedAny stream

UPCET Application Form

The National Testing Agency will release the UPCET Application form most likely in April 2024. Candidates can apply online by visiting the official website of conducting body. Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before starting the application process.

The UPCET Application process will include stages like registration, filling out the application, uploading documents, application fee payment, and taking a printout of the confirmation page.

Firstly, candidates will have to register on the official website by filling in their personal details, contact details etc. After successful registration, the candidate will receive login credentials that would be required while filling in the application form.

Candidates need to fill in all personal details, educational details, course choice, test centre preference, etc in the form correctly.

Verify the details carefully before final submission. After the final submission of the application form, an application number will be generated. Candidates should keep that application number safe with them for future reference.

After that, candidates will have to upload scanned copies of the required documents as per the given parameters.

Candidates also have to pay UPCET 2024 application fee in online mode via net banking/credit card/ debit card/ UPI.

After the payment of the application fee, candidates should take the printout of the confirmation page for future reference.

UPCET Application Fee

Male/ Transgender Candidates of General/ OBC category have to pay Rs 1300/ as the UPCET Application fee 2024 whereas SC/ ST/ Female/ PH categories have to pay Rs 650/-

UPCET Admit card

The authority will release UPCET admit cards for the candidates who registered successfully a few days before the exam date. The admit card will comprise details regarding the exam date, timings, allotted UPCET test centre, etc.

Candidates must download their UPCET hall ticket from the official website and carry the same while appearing in the exam, as it is an important document.

UPCET Examination Pattern

The details of the UPCET Examination pattern for UG & PG courses are given below.

UPCET Examination pattern for UG Courses (CUET UG)

Mode of examOnline CBT Mode
Question TypeMCQs
Sections3 sections including Section 1A (13 languages), Section IB (20 languages), Section II (27 domain- specific subjects) & Section III (general test)
Medium13 languages namely Assamese, English, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Odia, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
Marking criteria+5 for each correct answer -1 for each incorrect response

UPCET Examination pattern for PG Courses (CUET PG)

Mode of examOnline CBT Mode
Number of questions100
Sections3 sections including section 1A (13 languages), Section IB (20 languages), Section II (27 domain specific subjects) & Section III (general test)
MediumHindi and English excluding language and sahitya papers
Marking criteria+4 for each correct answer -1 for each incorrect response

UPCET Syllabus 2024

Candidates have to go through JEE Main syllabus thoroughly to prepare well for UPCET Exam. The syllabus for the UG course will include topics from Biology, Physics, and Chemistry subjects of 10+2.

BiologyOrganic Evolution, Origin of Life, Mechanism of Organic Evolution, Plant Cell, Human Genetics and Eugenics, Mammalian Anatomy, Applied Biology, Animal Physiology, Ecology, Protoplasm, Ecosystem, Genetics, important phyla, etc.
ChemistryChemical Bonding, Carbohydrates, Atomic Structure, Redox Reactions, Acid-Base Concepts, Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics, Colligative Properties of Solution, Colloids, Periodic Table, Thermochemistry, Isomerism, General Organic Chemistry, Polymers, etc
PhysicsMeasurement, Laws of Motion, Motion in one dimension, Motion in two dimensions, Linear Momentum and collisions, Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis, Gravitation, Mechanics of solids and fluids, Oscillatory motion, heat and thermodynamics, Electrostatics, Wave, Current Electricity, Magnetism in Matter, Magnetic Effect of Current, wave optics, etc.
MathematicsProbability, Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus, Co-ordinate Geometry, Dynamics, Vectors, and Statics, etc

UPCET Result 2024

The UPCET result will be announced by NTA through online mode. Candidates who successfully appeared in the exam can check UPCET 2024 result and download the UPCET scorecard by providing their login credentials.

The authority will not send scorecards to any candidate via post. Test-takers can check the result only in online mode. Based on UPCET result, the authority will prepare a separate UPCET merit list that involves the name of qualified candidates for the counselling session.

Selection Process

After the announcement of the result, candidates will be allotted ranks based on their merit. Based on their merit rank, candidates will be called for counselling process which is the final stage of selection. During the UPCET counselling, seats will be allotted to the candidates in the selected colleges.


What is the age bar for UPCET?

There will be no age limit.

What is the required educational qualification for UPCET 2024 B.Tech?

Aspirants should have cleared 12th examination in the science stream from UP Board or equivalent to be eligible for UPSEE 2024.

Which rank is used in UPCET Counselling?

General Rank.

What is the last date to apply for UPCET 2024?

The official notification is yet to be announced.

Is there any counselling fee for UPCET?

Candidates have to pay Rs 1000/ as UPCET B.Tech 2024 counselling fee to get enrolled in UP BTech counselling.

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