AKTU/UPTU 2018: Counselling, Cut Off, UPSEE Admission Process

AKTU/UPTU 2018UPTU 2018 Counselling (Spot Round) is started from 1st August 2018. Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) administers Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE 2018) for granting admission to UG and PG courses. It is formerly known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU). UPSEE is also famous with the name of AKTU/UPTU 2018 Entrance Exam. Through this exam, students are admitted to first year of B.Tech/B.Arch/B.Pharm/BHMCT/BFAD/BFA/MBA/MCA/MAM and second year of B.Tech /B.Pharm/MCA. Candidates desiring to get admission in said courses in the affiliated colleges of AKTU have to fill the application form. Check this article for getting complete information about AKTU/UPTU 2018 including result, answer key, cut off, counselling ,etc.

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UPTU 2018 Notifications:

newiconAs per the sources, AKTU/UPTU 2019 Exam will be held on 21st April 2019. The application process will commence from 1st week of January 2019 Check here for AKTU/UPTU 2019.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Counselling Instructions for Spot Round has been released. It is started from 1st August 2018. Check here for counselling details.

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UPTU/AKTU 2018 Counselling User Manual for candidates has been released now. Check here for counselling details.

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UPTU 2018 Seat Allotment (Round 3) has been released on 17th July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

UPTU 2018 Counselling (Round 3) has been started from 13th July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

UPTU 2018 Seat Allotment Result (Round 2) has been released on 10th July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

UPTU 2018 Counselling Registration, Documents Upload & Fee Payment (Round 2) has been started from 6th July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Documents Verification & choice filling (Round 2) has been started from 7th July 2018.  Check here for counselling details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Seat Allotment has been released on 2nd July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Result has been declared now on 30th May 2018.Check here for result details.

UPSEE 2018 Counselling Registration, Documents Upload & Fee Payment (Round 1) has been started from 25th June 2018.  Check here for counselling details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Documents Verification & choice locking has been started from 26th June 2018.  Check here for counselling details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Answer Key & Question Papers for Paper 1 to Paper 4 have been released now. Candidates can submit their grievance upto 7th May 2018 via Email.Check here for answer key details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Admit Card for Paper 1 to Paper 11 has been released on 27th April 2018. Check here for admit card details.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Application Form Correction for UG and PG courses can be done till 5th April 2018. Check here for application correction details.

Notice has been released regarding filling of UPTU 2018 application form through help desks. Click here to view notice.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Exam Dates have been revised. Now, it will be conducted on 29th April 2018 (for UG & vocational) and 5th & 6th May 2018 (for PG) courses. Click here to view notice.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Application Form has been closed now. The Fee Payment can be done till 1st April 2018.Check here for application details.

Aadhaar card is not mandatory to fill the UPTU 2018 Application Form.

AKTU/UPTU 2018 Exam Dates

Check HereUPTU 2018 (यु.पी.टी.यु. 2018) – हिंदी

The official exam dates of AKTU/UPTU 2018 have been released on 13th December 2018. All the aspiring candidates can check the official dates from the below table:

Commencement of online application form23rd January 2018
Last date for submission of online application form30th March 2018
Last date for fee payment1st April 2018 (5: 30 PM)
Corrections window26th March – 5th April 2018 (5:00 PM)
Issue of admit card20th April 2018 (11:00 AM) till exam day
Date of entrance examination
UG Courses29th April 2018
PG Courses5th & 6th May 2018
Answer key release29th April 2018
Submit objection about answer keyUpto 7th May 2018
Result declaration30th May 2018
Counselling commences from25th June 2018

AKTU Entrance Result

AKTU/UPTU 2018 result has been declared on 30th May 2018. Candidates can check the result through online mode. To get position in merit list, candidates have to meet the cut-off criteria of 25% (20% for SC/ST candidates). The University prepare separate merit list for each course.


AKTU/UPTU 2019 is a state level examination organized by the Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University. Candidates seeking for admission in B.Tech, B.Arch., B.Pharma., BHMCT and other courses in Uttar Pradesh state can appear for this exam. This exam is also referred as Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Test.

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AKTU/UPTU 2018 Counselling

AKTU/UPTU counselling 2018 begin after few days of the result declaration. First counselling has been started from 25th June 2018. All the successful candidates are invited for counselling for the allotment of seats. Admission is strictly carried out on the basis of candidate’s rank and choices filled by them.

UPTU/AKTU 2018 Answer Key

Candidates are able to get the UPSEE answer key 2018 through online mode. It has been after the completion of the examination. The answer key is released separately for all the courses on 29th April 2018. Through the answer key, candidates can crosscheck their answers and calculate their rough scores.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The admit card can be downloaded online from the official website of the University.
Answer: Refer the examination pattern section of our article to check the exam pattern.
Answer: No. You can keep the printout of confirmation page for future record.
Answer: Candidates can make corrections from 26th March to 5th April 2018.
Answer: Examination fee can be submitted through credit card/debit card or net banking.

Answer: Paper-1, Paper-2, Paper-3 and Paper-4 are the OMR based paper while rest of the papers are Computer Based Tests (CBT).

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AKTU/UPTU Application Form 2018

  • AKTU/UPTU 2018 application form has been released through online mode only.
  • Candidates after determining their eligibility can fill the application form either from the official website or through this page.
  • The link to apply online has been provided from 23rd January 2018.
  • The closing date for submission of application form will be 30th March 2018.
  • Application form would be considered completed after the successful submission of application fee.
  • All the applicants should also keep ready the scanned images of photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Before clicking on “final submit”, candidates are advised to verify all the filled details.
  • The university has opened the correction window from 26th March 2018.
  • Once the application fee is submitted, take the printout of “confirmation page” and keep it safe for further references. The confirmation page also contains your application number.

Application Fee:

The application fee of AKTU/UPTU 2018 is as following:

  • For Male/Transgender Candidates of General/OBC Category – Rs.1300/-
  • For Female/SC/ST/PwD Category – Rs. 650/-

The payment can be made using credit card/debit card or Net Banking.

Check Here – How to Fill UPTU Application Form

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can find the AKTU/UPTU 2018 eligibility criteria for each programme in the below table. The eligibility for admission in first year academic courses and for second years courses (lateral entry) is given separately.

For Admission to 1st Year AKTU/UPTU Courses:

CoursesQualifying ExaminationAny one of the following subjectsMinimum Marks
B.TechIntermediate examination of UP Board or 12th or its equivalent with Physics & Chemistry as compulsory subjects.Chemistry/ Bio-Technology/Biology/Technical Vocational subject45% marks in aggregate of 3 subjects. (40% marks in case of SC/ST category candidates).
B.Tech (Bio-Tech)12th/Intermediate examination passed with Physics & Mathematics/Biology as compulsory subjects.Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Technical Vocational subject
B.Pharm12th/Intermediate examination passed with physics and chemistry (compulsory subjects).Mathematics/ Bio-Technology/Biology/Technical Vocational Subject
B.Tech (Agriculture Engineering)12th/Intermediate examination must be passed in agriculture stream.Agriculture StreamThe qualifying  examination should be passed with not less than 45% marks in aggregate of 3 subjects. (40% marks for SC/ST category candidates).
B.Arch12th/Intermediate examination with Mathematics & Physics.Chemistry/Computer Science/Biology/Engineering Drawing /Technical Vocational subjectMinimum 50% aggregate marks.
MBA/MCABachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration.Candidates applying for MCA should have studied Mathematics either at graduation or at 12th level.Graduation should be done by securing minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST category).
BHMCT/BFAD/BFA/MAM12th/Intermediate examination passed in any stream.Any Stream45% aggregate marks in 12th (40% marks in case of SC/ST category candidates).

For Admission to 2nd  Year AKTU/UPTU Courses:

CourseQualifying ExaminationMinimum Marks
B.Tech (LE)Must passed 3-years diploma in engineering or B.Sc with Mathematics as one of the subjects at 10+2.45% marks (40 marks for SC/ST candidates) in qualifying examination.
B.Pharm (LE)Diploma in Pharmacy
MCA (LE)Must have BCA, B.Sc (IT/ Computer Science) degree from a recognized institution.Minimum 50% (45% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.

AKTU/UPTU Admit Card

Admit card of provisionally eligible candidates has been uploaded from 20th April 2018. Students can download their AKTU UPTU 2018 admit card from this page. Candidates have to strictly follow the date and time as mentioned in the admit card to appear the exam.

AKTU/UPTU Exam Pattern

Candidates who are going to appear the AKTU/UPTU examination may check details about entrance exam pattern from this section:

  • Number of Papers: Entrance exam will be held for a total 11 papers.
  • Paper Mode: The examination mode for Paper-1, Paper-2, Paper-3 and Paper-4 will be OMR based and for the remaining 7 papers, the examination will be conducted in online mode (CBT).
  • Number of Questions: Paper-1, 2, 3 will contain 150 questions; Paper-5, 6, 7, 8 will contain 75 questions and Paper-9, 10 and 11 will have total 100 questions each. Paper-4 will have 50 questions each of Mathematics & Aesthetic Sensitivity with a total of 100 questions and 2 questions from Drawing Aptitude.
  • Type of Questions: All the papers are of objective type (except Drawing Aptitude Test [(Part-B of paper-4)]. In objective type questions, four options will be provided, out of which only one option is correct.
  • Subjects: Each paper will be asked from different subjects depending upon the course.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of the examination will be 3 hours.
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: No provision of negative marking in entrance exam.

Check details about subjects, number of questions and marks corresponding to each paper:

PaperSubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Paper-1Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics50 questions each from PCM comprising of total 150 questions.600
Paper-2Physics, Chemistry and Biology50 questions each from PCB comprising of total 150 questions.600
Paper-3AG-I, AG-II, AG-III50 questions each from AG-I, AG-II, AG-III with a total of 150 questions600
Paper-4Aptitude Test for Architecture

Part-A: Mathematics & Aesthetic Sensitivity

Part-B: Drawing Aptitude

50 questions each of Mathematics & Aesthetic Sensitivity with a total of 100 questions and 2 questions from Drawing Aptitude.500
Paper-5Aptitude Test for General Awareness (BHMCT/BFAD/BFA)75 questions300
Paper-6Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Engineering (Lateral Entry)75 questions300
Paper-7Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Pharmacy (LE)75 questions300
Paper-8Aptitude Test for B.Sc Graduates in Engineering (LE)75 questions300
Paper-9Aptitude Test for MBA100 questions400
Paper-10Aptitude Test for MCA100 questions400
Paper-11Aptitude Test for 2nd year MCA (LE)100 questions400

Click here to view UPTU 2018 Exam Centers.

AKTU/UPTU Syllabus

Every year, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) prescribes the syllabus for each paper of UPSEE 2018. The syllabus for the year 2018 has not announced yet. It is expected that AKTU/UPTU syllabus will be remained similar to previous year. Syllabus for all the papers will be provided soon. For B.Tech (paper-1), the syllabus will be of 11th and 12th standard of UP or its equivalent board.

How to Prepare for Exam

Candidates who want to appear the AKTU entrance exam have to work hard to crack the examination. Here, we are mentioning some useful AKTU/UPTU preparation tips that helps you to score well in the examination:

  • Planning is the most important part for the preparation of any examination. Before start preparation, make your time table and divide your study hours properly. Also keep the enough time for revision.
  • Refer right books for preparation.
  • Get some previous years question paper or sample papers of UPSEE and try to solve at least one paper daily.
  • Prepare notes of important topics as it will help you in quick revision.
  • Periodic revision is very necessary. Whatever you have studied, revise weekly.
  • Do not start a new topic at last minute.

Click here to view UPTU/AKTU 2018 Information Bulletin.

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