UPSEE MBAUPSEE MBA 2018 – Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE) 2018 for MBA programme will be conducted on May 6, 2018, by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Uttar Pradesh. The objective type exam will be conducted in the morning session (9:00 AM – 11:00 AM) across 17 cities of the State in online mode. The UPSEE MBA 2018 exam will allow the students to apply for the management programme in the University’s affiliated institutes. The application form of UPSEE MBA 2018 is available online only. The application process started on January 23, 2018. Candidates are allowed to fill and submit the application form till March 15, 2018. It’s advised to check the eligibility criteria for the exam before applying. In this article, candidates can check all the details related to UPSEE MBA 2018 exam such as important dates, eligibility criteria, admit card, exam pattern, result, selection process etc.


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UPSEE MBA 2018 – Exam Overview

Exam Name

Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination

Exam Category



Conducting Body

Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University

Exam Duration

120 minutes (2 Hours)

Exam Mode


UPSEE MBA Important Dates 2018


The following table explains all the important dates related to UPSEE MBA 2018. Candidates who are applying for the exam must check the dates first.

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UPSEE MBA 2018 Important Dates



Application Process begins

January 23, 2018 (11:00 AM)

Application Process ends

March 15, 2018 (5:00 PM)

Admit Card available from

April 20, 2018 (11:00 AM)

UPSEE MBA 2018 Exam

May 6, 2018 (Sunday)


First week of June 2018

UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2018


Every candidate who is planning to appear for UPSEE MBA 2018 must check the basic eligibility criteria befoe applying for the exam. The following points explain the same.

  • For admission to the first year of MBA in any institution affiliated to AKTU, Lucknow, a candidate must have passed Bachelors degree course of three years minimum duration from any recognized Indian University; or its equivalent, recognized by A.I.U securing minimum 50% (45% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate.

  • Candidates can apply for admission to the other universities of Uttar Pradesh through this exam. However, there are different eligibility criteria for different institutes. 

UPSEE MBA Application Form 2018


The application form of UPSEE MBA 2018 has been made available from January 23, 2018. Candidates can fill the application form online only until March 15, 2018. The application fee is Rs. 1300 for Male and Transgender candidates of General & OBC category and Rs. 650 for Female and Physically Handicapped candidates of all categories including SC and ST.


The application fee can be paid online through credit card, debit card, and net banking.


How to fill the UPSEE MBA Application form 2018?


The UPSEE MBA 2018 application form is self-explanatory. However, the steps to fill the application form are given below:

  • First step is Registration – filling the personal and other details

  • Uploading of scanned images of photograph and signature

  • Payment of exam fee

  • Print the Confirmation page

UPSEE MBA Exam Pattern 2018


The exam will be conducted in the online mode i.e. computer-based across 17 cities of Uttar Pradesh. The following table explains the exam pattern of UPSEE MBA 2018:


UPSEE MBA Exam Pattern

Exam Duration

2 Hours (120 minutes)

Type of questions

Objective (Multiple-Choice Questions)

Total Number of Questions


Total Number of Sections


Total Number of Marks


Maximum marks for a question


Negative Marking


UPSEE MBA 2018 Marking Scheme – There is no negative marking in the exam. Four marks will be awarded for a correct answer and zero marks for an incorrect answer. Two options filled against the same question will be treated as an incorrect answer even if one of the options filled is correct.


UPSEE MBA Syllabus 2018


The exam will be divided into four sections. The test is aimed to evaluate the candidates’ aptitude, reasoning, general knowledge and language skills. The sections and the topics covered in the exam are given below:


UPSEE MBA Syllabus



Section A – English Language

Grammar, Sentence completion, synonyms, antonyms, vocabulary etc.

Section B – Numerical Aptitude

Geometry, Charts, Tables, Algebra, Arithmetic etc.

Section B – Thinking and Decision Making

Creative thinking, unfamiliar relationships, verbal reasoning etc.

Section B – General Awareness

Current Affairs, Science, Culture, Trade etc.

UPSEE MBA Exam Centres 2018


The UPSEE MBA 2018 exam for MBA will be held in 17 cities. The following table carries the city names where the exam will be conducted.


UPSEE MBA Exam Centres








Gautam Budh Nagar (Noida/Greater Noida)


Ambedkar Nagar









UPSEE MBA Admit Card 2018


The admit card of UPSEE MBA 2018 will be available online for download from April 20, 2018 (11:00 AM onwards) till the day of the exam. Candidates can also download the admit card from the official website of the University. The UPSEE MBA 2018 admit card will carry the following details:

  • Candidate’s Name and Father’s Name

  • Candidate’s Category/Sub-category

  • Test Centre Address

  • Test Timing

  • Candidate’s Signature

  • Candidate’s Photo 

Candidates are advised to check all the details on the admit card and carry it to the exam centre on the day of the exam as no candidate will be allowed to appear for the test without it. Candidates are also suggested to preserve the admit card until the admission procedure is over.


UPSEE MBA Result 2018


The result of UPSEE MBA 2018 will be announced in the first week of June 2018 online. The result will be declared in the form of scorecard. Candidates who appeared for the exam can check the result online by entering their login details. Based on the result of UPSEE MBA 2018 exam, a merit list will be prepared.


In case two students score equal marks, the number of incorrect answers will be counted. The candidate with the less number of incorrect answers will be placed at higher merit. Second, the one with the higher age will be given preference. Thirdly, the lowest application number will be given a higher place in the merit list.  


UPSEE MBA Cutoff 2018


For the merit of successful candidates, the cutoff percentage of marks in UPSEE MBA 2018 is 25%. For SC/ST candidates, the cutoff is 20%. The cutoff percentage is decided as per UP State Government order.


UPSEE MBA Counselling 2018


Successful candidates will be called for the counselling according to their merit in the exam. The UPSEE MBA 2018 counselling session will be conducted by the University after the declaration of the result. The counselling of UPSEE MBA 2018 will begin in the month June 2018. However, allotment of the seats would completely depend on the availability of the seats on the day of counselling. However, allotment of the seats would completely depend on the availability of the seats on the day of counselling.

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