UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020
Aman.vardhan, 01 Oct 2019, #UPSEE
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UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020: Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam University will prescribe the eligibility criteria of UPSEE MBA 2020. Before applying for any exam, any candidate should first check the eligibility criteria in order to see whether he or she is eligible or not to appear for the exam. UPSEE MBA 2020 eligibility criteria includes the academic record of the candidate, age limit and other aspects related to category also. UPSEE is a state level management entrance examination which is conducted for admission to various participating institutes. Read the full article for details and all the information related UPSEE MBA eligibility criteria 2020.

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Highlights of UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates who want to apply must check the eligibility criteria of UPSEE MBA 2020. Eligibility includes academic record, age limit, nationality, domicile of the candidates. Various parameters related to UPSEE MBA 2020 eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

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Academic Record: Candidates who want to apply for MBA must have a bachelor degree of minimum 3 years of duration. Candidates should have a minimum of 50% marks obtained by him in his graduation (45% in case of SC/ST students).

Age Limit: There is no limit for any candidates for UPSEE MBA 2020 as mentioned in the information bulletin available on the official website.

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Nationality: Candidates can be Indian or can be of any nation. For any foreign candidates, he/she must have to submit the documents that support his/her nationality.

Domicile: Candidate should have passed his qualifying examination from any college affiliated to AKTU. Candidate’s domicile or his parents domicile should be of Uttar Pradesh.

UPSEE MBA 2020 Eligibility Criteria prescribed by different institutes:

Colleges affiliated to AKTU follows the same UPSEE MBA 2020 eligibility criteria as prescribed by the conducting body. However some colleges have different criteria from that which is prescribed by the AKTU. Here is the list having details of those colleges:

Name of the Institute/University


Minimum Marks at three years Graduation Level

CSJM Kanpur University

MBA MBA-Finance & Control(M3) MBA-Business Economic(M2) MBATourism Management(M4)

As per AICTE Norms

Dr. R. M. L. Avadh University, Faizabad


Graduate with 50% marks

M.G. Kashi Vidyapith University, Varanasi



V.B.S. Purvanchal University, Jaunpur

MBA (M1) MBA Agri. Business (M17) MBA E-Commerce (M21) MBA Business Economics (M2) MBA Finance & Control (M3) MBA Human Research & Development (M22)

As Per UPSEE Norms

M.J.P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly

MBA (General) (M1) MBA (Marketing) (M20)

Graduation 50%

D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur


Minimum 40% marks at Graduation level

Institute of Business Studies, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut



Sir Chhotu Ram Institute of Engineering & Technology, Ch. Charan Singh Campus, Meerut



Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Agra


As per UPSEE

Bundelkhand University, Jhansi

MBA MBA (International Business)(M5) MBA (Finance Management)(M6) MBA (Tourism Management)(M4)


Uttar Pradesh Vikalang Uddhar Dr. Shakuntala Misra Vishwavidyalaya, Lucknow



Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Urdu, ArabiFarsi University, Lucknow.


Minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) at Graduation Level

UPSEE MBA 2020 Eligibility Criteria: Category Definition

There are 4 main categories under the eligibility criteria of UPSEE MBA 2020 which the candidates will be divided which are as follows:

Category 1 (UPGE): Candidates who have qualified UPSEE from an institute located in Uttar Pradesh and do not claim for any reserved seats, thus have to claim seat by qualifying UPSEE examination under general/open category.

Category 2 (UPSC/UPST/UPBC): Candidates who are domicile of UP and belong to SC/ST/OBC category and are eligible for admission against reserved seats of their category.

Category 3 (UPGD): Candidates who have qualified UPSEE from an institute outside UP and their parents are domicile of UP comes under this category. These candidates comes under General/Open category. Candidates have to show the domicile certificate of their parents at the time of Counseling.

Category 4 (GDSC/GDST/GDBC): Candidates who have qualified UPSEE and their parents are domicile of UP and they belong to SC/ST/OBC category.

UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020: Reservation

Apart from the total seats for MBA in each college affiliated to AKTU, there is a reservation for different categories in each college. Different categories include SC/ST and OBC. Apart from these there are some subcategories which include dependents of freedom fighters and other categories. The reservation under UPSEE MBA 2020 eligibility criteria is divided into 2 types: Horizontal and Vertical which are listed below:

Vertical Reservation (Category):


Percentage of Reservation

Scheduled Caste from UP


Scheduled Tribe from UP


Other backward Classes from UP


Horizontal reservation (Sub category)

Sub Category


Maximum Percentage of Total Seats

Dependents of Freedom Fighters from UP



Sons / Daughters of defense personnel of U.P.

either retired (superannuated) or killed/disabled in

action or defense personnel posted in U.P./defense

personnel domicile of U.P. & posted outside U.P.



Divyang Jan from UP



Female from UP



UPSEE MBA 2020 eligibility criteria : Some Important Points to remember:

Candidates should keep mind the following thing related to UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020

  • Candidates before filling the application form must check their eligibility criteria. Any candidates should have a minimum of 50% marks in their graduation (45% in case of SC/ST)

  • UP State government has permitted the private to fill their 15% seats under management quota or by the NRI candidates.

  • In case of Government/ Government Aided/ Govt. Self Financed Institutes, 100% seats will be filled by the candidates who have qualified the UPSEE entrance examination.

  • NRI candidates who are having prescribed qualification can get direct admission on 5% seats of total intake in Government/Government Aided and Private Institute after having approval from AICTE for NRI seats. Candidates seeking admission under this category need not to appear in UPSEE 2020.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UPSEE MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020

Question: What is the minimum eligibility criteria to appear in UPSEE MBA 2020?


Candidates who wants to appear in UPSEE 2020 must have a bachelor degree of minimum 3 years duration. The marks obtained by the candidate should be minimum 50% (45% in case of SC/ST).

Question: Is there any age limit to appear in UPSEE MBA 2020?


There is no age limit to appear in UPSEE MBA 2020 as mentioned in the information bulletin which is available on the website.

Question: What is the reservation criteria for UPSEE MBA 2020?


The reservation criteria for UPSEE is mentioned below: 


Reserved Seats

Other Backward Classes






Apart from the reservation mentioned for the categories there is a horizontal reservation which include some sub category which are mentioned in the article above kindly refer to it.

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Hi, I have scored 184 marks in UPSEE 2019 for MBA Rank (GL 1456 & GN 3016). Will I get chance to appear in 3rd round of counseling ?

Abhinav 13th Jul, 2019
Hi aspirant
As per per your rank you do have some chances for appearing in 3rd counseling.
Here, refer to the link below to know which college suits you best according to your rank.

Sir , I got 188 marks in Upsee ( mba) gl 1358 and gn 2837 rank

Snigdha Sharan Student Expert 13th Jul, 2019

Hi Anushri,

This is an issue which only the authorities of UPSEE can help you with. Hence, try contacting the helpdesk for UPSEE MBA and then you might get a clarity. Based on your score your probable colleges will be:

  • Faculty of Management , JhunjhunwalaDegree College,Faizabad
  • KIET Group of Institutions
  • Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University, Jaunpur
  • Kamla Nehru Institute Of Physical & Social Sciences,Management
  • I.M.S. Engineering College,Ghaziabad

Good luck


Hii sir Plzzzz suggest me any way......actly in upsee mba I hv alloted iccmrt Lucknow for mba but unfortunately I cant pay my 20000/ fee

Aman Tiwari 13th Jul, 2019

Talk to the institute representative via telephone else wait for the second round choice filling fill that college again and most probably you will again get that


In upsee mba obc rank 1161. Will i get government college?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 3rd Jul, 2019

hello aspirant,

mba cutoff is different for different stream. there are many subjects in which you can do your mba. like mba in finance, marketing, hospital management, agri business etc.

please follow the below link to know in details,

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