UPSEE MBA Exam Pattern 2020
Sakshi.Garg, 16 Sep 2019, #UPSEE
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UPSEE MBA Exam Pattern 2020 - Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam University, Uttar Pradesh (AKTU) prescribed the exam pattern of UPSEE MBA 2020 exam. It is a pen-paper based entrance exam of 2 hours carrying around 100 multiple objective questions divided into four sections. UPSEE MBA exam 2020 has conducted in the fourth week of April 2020. Candidates who aspired for the same appeared at the UPSEE MBA exam pattern 2020 to have an idea about the overall structure and the marking scheme of the exam. The exam of UPSEE MBA has divided into 4 sections - English language, number aptitude, thinking and decision making, and general awareness. Candidates are advised to prepare the question paper according to the UPSEE MBA 2020 exam pattern and syllabus. Candidate can check all the information about UPSEE MBA Exam pattern 2020 such as the total number of sections, marking scheme and questions syllabus, etc.

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UPSEE MBA Exam Pattern 2020

The exam pattern of UPSEE MBA 2020 includes the type of questions, the duration of the exam, marking scheme, the total number of questions that are asked.

Exam Pattern of UPSEE MBA 2020



Total Number of Questions




Exam Duration

2 Hours (120 minutes)

Types of Questions

Objective (Multiple-Choice Questions)

Total Number of Marks


Maximum marks for a question


Negative Marking


Exam Structure of UPSEE MBA 2020

UPSEE MBA 2020 has 100 questions in total which are multiple-choice questions, divided into 4 sections. Below mentioned the section-wise question distribution

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No. of Question

Total Marks

English Language



Number Aptitude



Thinking and Decision Making



General Awareness






Detailed Information: UPSEE MBA 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Duration of Exam- The exam duration is 2 hours or 120 minutes. There is no limitation regarding solving a particular section within a limited time.

  • Medium of Exam- Exam medium is English only. Each question in the exam will be asked only English and candidate must be replied/answered in the same language.

  • Negative Marking- There is no negative marking. Four marks will be awarded for each correct answer while no mark will be deducted for the wrong answer.

  • Number of Sections- UPSEE MBA is divided into four sections namely english language, number aptitude, thinking and decision making, and general awareness.

UPSEE MBA 2020 Marking Scheme

According to the UPSEE MBA 2020 exam pattern, the question paper will be divided into four sections carrying 100 marks each. Every correct answer will be awarded 4 marks. As per the UPSEE MBA Marking scheme, no marks will be deducted for the incorrect answers. Candidates are suggested to attempt all the questions as there is no negative marking, so they have no fear of losing any marks even if the answer is wrong.

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UPSEE MBA Syllabus 2020

As per the officials, UPSEE MBA 2020 syllabus divided into four sections. The detailed syllabus of UPSEE MBA 2020 is mention below:



English Language

  • Grammar

  • Vocabulary

  • Uncommon words

  • Sentence completion

  • Synonyms

  • Antonyms

  • Relationship between words & phrases

  • comprehension of passages

  • Sentence correction

  • Idioms

  • Jumbled Sentence

  • Summary based questions

  • Inference- Statement- Conclusion

  • Critical Reasoning

Number Aptitude

  • Number System

  • Arithmetic

  • Simple algebra

  • Geometry

  • Trigonometry

  • Interpretation of graphs

  • Charts and tables

  • Permutation & Combination

  • Algebra

  • Mensuration

  • Time and Work

  • Averages

  • Percentages

  • Profit and loss

  • Quadratic and linear equations

Thinking and Decision Making

  • Creative thinking,

  • Unfamiliar relationships

  • Verbal reasoning

  • Clock and calendars

  • Direction

  • Assertion/ Reasons

  • Coding/ Decoding

  • Linear arrangements

  • Finding patterns trends

  • Assessment of figures & diagrams

  • Statements/ Conclusion

  • Family Tree/ Blood Relations

  • Simple Puzzles

  • Cause/ Effect Relationships

  • Sequence and Series( Alphabetical and Numerical)

General Awareness

  • Trade and Industry

  • Economy

  • Sports

  • Technology

  • Politics

  • Books and Authors

  • Awards and Honours

  • Who is who

  • Famous personality

  • Culture

  • Science

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UPSEE MBA Exam Pattern 2020

Question: What is the marking scheme for UPSEE MBA 2020?


Four marks will be awarded for each right attempt while no mark will be deducted for each wrong attempt.

Question: Do we have to select any section in a prescribed order?


No, there is no predefined order to answer the questions.

Question: In which mode will UPSEE MBA 2020 is going to be held?


UPSEE MBA 2020 going to be held in offline mode only.

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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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