UTTAR PRADESH STATE ENGINEERING ADMISSION TEST (UPSEAT) is conducted by Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sitapur Road, Lucknow 226021 or as notified for admission to BE/BTech/BTech (Agril Engg)/BArch courses offered at the Government/university/private Engineering and Technological institutions of Uttar Pradesh and U P State quota seats at all Regional Engineering Colleges in the country.
Separate admission rules have been framed by Zakir Husain College of Engineering & Technology (AMU); Dayalbagh Education Institute, Agra; University of Roorkee; Institute of Engineering & Tech. MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly and Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi, Institute of Engineering & Technology, C s J M University, Kanpur, Institute of Engineering & Tech, Purvanchal University, Jaunpur. (Refer detail under each Institute).
COMMON DETAILS are given hereunder:
Allocation of Seats Free Seats All seats in Government/University engineering colleges and 50% seats in private engineering colleges. Payment Seats 50% seats (including 5% f or foreign national/NRIs ) in private engineering colleges.
Admission is open to candidates who have passed the qualifying exam from the State. Exceptions Candidates whose parents are domicile of UP but have passed the qualifying exam from the institutions located outside the State are also eligible except for Regional Engineering Colleges.
Selection of candidates ON ALL INDIA BASIS.
(a) Seats for B Tech (Chemical Technology) course at HBTI, Kanpur (upto a maximum of 15% seats from any one State/UTs other than UP);
(b) 15% seats (upto a maximum of 3% from any one State/UT) at the college of Technology, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar are reserved for candidates from North-Eastern States (Where Engineering Institutions are not available) and States of Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa, West Bengal, Delhi and union Territories. However, no seats are available in Agricultural Engineering course for other State candidates;
(c) Payment foreign national/NRIs and NRI sponsored Indian nationals who possess minimum requisite qualification is made in private engineering colleges.
Reservations Regional Engineering Colleges (Other than Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College) SC 15% ST 7.5% Other Institutions SC 21% ST 2% other Backward classes of UP 27% Residents of Hill districts of UP and border areas 4% Freedom Fighters 5% Children of Defence personnel killed/disabled/retired 2%.
Eligibility Intermediate (10+2) with Phy, Chem Maths of UP Board or equivalent. B Tech (Agril Engg) Intermediate with Phy, Chem, Maths/Agril. For admission in Regional Engineering Colleges, candidates should have secured 50% aggregate marks in PCM and should have a pass in English. Candidates whose results are awaited may also apply. Candidates should be physically fit as per the prescribed medical standards.
Diploma Holders Those who have passed or appearing in 3/4 year Diploma Course or equivalent (after passing Intermediate/10+2 or equivalent) examination may apply for entrance test for direct admission in 2nd year of BE/B Tech/B Arch/B Tech (Agril Engg) courses
Application Procedure Application form and Information Brochure can be obtained from the State funded Engineering Colleges and also from the notified branches of Vijaya Bank on cash payment of Rs. 400 (inclusive of examination fee). The application form can also be obtained by post from the Coordinator, Uttar Pradesh State Engineering Admission Test ----- (UPSEAT ----), Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sitapur Road, Lucknow 226021 on payment of Rs. 425 by Bank Draft in favour of ‘Coordinator, UPSEAT -----, IET-Lucknow’ payable at Lucknow, Completed application should reach the notified authority by the prescribed date.
Selection is based on merit in UPSEAT. The test is conducted in two parts – preliminary and main examination. In Preliminary exam, there is only on paper of 3 hours duration having objective type questions. Candidates qualifying in the preliminary exam are required to appear in the Main exam consisting of Phy, Chem and Maths. Candidates for B Tech (Agril Engg) course can appear in Agril, Phy and Chem; Agril Engg & State; Agronomy & Agril Bot. Candidates for B Arch course are required to appear in aptitude test in architecture. Each paper is of 21/2 hours duration and carry 100 marks.
Centres 20 centres in UP and Bangalore, Bhopla, Calcutta, Chandigarh, Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Ranchi, Syllabi of each paper is given in the information brochure.
Medium English/Hindi. Weightage is allowed to candidates from rural areas, handicapped candidates from rural areas, handicapped candidates. Candidates in order of merit are called for counselling for selecting the institutions and branch of study, depending on the availability of seats. List of candidates called for interview is notified in local dailies/college.
Enquiries Co-ordinator, Admission Committee, Uttar Pradesh State Engineering Admission Test (UPSEAT----), Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sitapur Road, Lucknow 226021, (Phone 341692, 361631: FAX 0522-361631