About UPES-MET 2020

UPES-MET (UPES Management Entrance Test) is an aptitude test conducted in online mode by University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, better known as UPES for candidates seeking admission to the MBA programmes at UPES, Dehradun. 

The UPES MET 2020 is proctored centrally and gives candidates the advantage of appearing for the test from any convenient location. All one requires is a computer (desktop or laptop) with a stable internet connection.

The mode of UPESMET application 2020 is online. Aspirants could fill the online UPES MET 2020 application form from the UPES website within the stipulated time as decided by the exam conducting officials. The application fee of Rs. 1350 had to be paid through credit/debit cards or net banking option. 

Apart from the in-house exam MBA-UPESMET, the selection procedure will include other entrance exam scores as well, namely,

  • Sept MAT 2019/December MAT 2019 with a score of minimum 75 percentile
  • Feb MAT 2020/ May MAT 2020 with a score of minimum 75 percentile
  • CMAT 2020 with a score of minimum 75 percentile
  • XAT 2020/CAT 2019 with a score of minimum 75 percentile
  • NMAT 2019 obtaining a score of minimum 140 and above
  • Valid GMAT Scores-550 or above

This would be followed by other interview rounds like Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds.

UPES-MET 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name UPES Management Entrance Test
Short Exam Name UPES-MET
Conducting Body University of Petroleum & Energy Studies
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level University Level Exam
Languages English
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee (General) 1350 Rs [Offline] +1 More
Mode of Exam Online
Mode of Counselling Offline
Participating Colleges 2
Exam Duration 2 Hours 30 Minutes

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UPES-MET 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

25 Jan, 2020 - 17 Mar, 2020

Application - Phase 2 | Mode: Online Ongoing

20 Mar, 2020 - 22 Mar, 2020

Exam | Mode: Online

Past Dates and Events

06 Sep, 2019 - 24 Jan, 2020

Application - Start Date | Mode: Online

09 Jan, 2020

Interview - Kolkata and Chennai - Start Date | Mode: Offline

08 Jan, 2020

Interview - Mumbai and Hyderabad - Start Date | Mode: Offline

06 Jan, 2020

Interview - Delhi and Dehradun - Start Date | Mode: Offline

06 Sep, 2019

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UPES-MET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

UPES conducts entrance exams for admission in MBA programme and they formulate the eligibility criteria. Aspiring test takers must meet the eligibility requirement before filling the online application form of UPESMET 2020.

The UPES MET 2020 eligibility criteria are mentioned below-

  • Aspirants must obtain a minimum of 50 percent marks at both secondary and higher secondary level (Class 10 and Class 12)
  • One must be a graduate in any discipline with a minimum of 50 percent marks from a recognised university.
  • Age Limit- There is no age limit attached to the eligibility criteria of UPES MET 2020
  • Students in their final year of graduation are eligible for UPES MET 2020, as well only if they can provide the passing certificate at the time of admission.
  • Aspirants who would have qualified in any one of the exams, like CAT/MAT/CMAT/XAT/ NMAT by GMAC/GMAT either the same or previous year, will be exempted from appearing for UPES MET 2020.

Scholarhip criteria

·Minimum 80 percentile score in CAT/XAT

·Minimum 90 percentile score in MAT, NMAT, UPESMET & any other National Level Entrance Test.

·5% seats in each program for 25% tuition fee waiver in 1st semester

Special Scholarship

CAT Score (percentile)

Tuition Fee waive off

Total Seats

95.01% +


For first year


90.01% - 95%



85% - 90%



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UPES-MET 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

Only the eligible candidates were permitted to fill the UPES MET 2020 application form in online mode. 

The online application form of UPES MET 2020 could be executed through the UPES website within the registration deadline. Application fee of Rs.1350 had to be successfully paid through any one of the mentioned methods, i.e. Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking. The applicants should ensure to download a copy of the form submitted for future reference. The last date to submit the online UPES MET 2020 application form for phase 2 is  March 17,  2020.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
ST, SC, OBC, General Online, Offline Transgender, Male, Female ₹ 1350

UPES-MET E-books and Sample Papers

UPES-MET 2020 Syllabus

General English-

General English: Unit 01
Reading comprehension
General English: Unit 02
Verbal reasoning
General English: Unit 03
Verbal ability


Quantitative: Unit 01
Data interpretation and data sufficiency

General awareness+

General awareness: Unit 01
General knowledge
General awareness: Unit 02
Current affairs
General awareness: Unit 03
Business scenario

Analytical and logical reasoning

UPES-MET 2020 Exam Pattern

The conducting authority, UPES has prescribed the UPESMET 2020 exam pattern. It will consist of 140 multiple choice questions (MCQs) questions of one mark each from four sections, namely, Quantitative, General Awareness, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, and General English. The UPES MET will be conducted from January 27-29, 2020.

Each question will have four options and the candidates are supposed to choose only one option. Selection of multiple options will be considered as incorrect.                            

UPES MET Exam Pattern                                                     


Mode of Exam


Number of Questions


Name of Sections


 No. of Questions in each  section






Total number of sections - 4    

  • Quantitative - Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency
  • General Awareness - General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario
  • Analytical & Logical Reasoning
  • General English - Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability


 (35 x 4 = 140)


Scoring Pattern- As per the UPES MET 2020 exam pattern, there would be no negative marking for the incorrect response; however, for multiple answer selection, candidates would not be awarded any score. For every correct answer, test takers will get one (1) mark.

UPES-MET 2020 Admit Card

The UPES MET 2020 admit card was released by the exam conducting authority, UPES and the exam, being a centrally proctored one; the availability of the admit card depended on the mode of exam (offline/online). The test link and details will be shared with candidates one day before the exam.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Photo id
  • Admit card

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UPES-MET 2020 Result

UPES MET result 2020 will be announced on the official website on the stipulated date as mentioned in the notification. UPES MET is generally conducted multiple times, however, the result for each session is announced individually.

In order to view and download the UPES MET 2020 result, the test takers will need login to the official website using their credentials.

How to check/download UPES MET results?

  • Visit the UPES website
  • Go to UPES MET 2020 page
  • Click on the exam month
  • Click on the result section
  • Enter login credentials (ID and Password)
  • Check scorecard of UPES MET 2020
  • Download scorecard by clicking on the tab ‘Download’

The UPES MET 2020 result will comprise of the following-

  • Name of the Candidate 
  • Candidate's Roll Number
  • Sectional scores
  • Overall UPES MET 2020 score

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2019 General 50
OBC 50
SC 50
ST 50

UPES-MET 2020 GD and PI Process

After the declaration of UPES MET result 2020, the admission officials will schedule the GD/PI rounds. Also, aspirants who would apply through CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, NMAT by GMAC, and GMAT scores will be invited for GD/PI rounds to be conducted at the Institute’s (UPES) Dehradun campus. Shortlisted candidates will have to be present in person during GD/PI process, else his/her candidature would be cancelled and the vacant seat will be allotted to the next suitable candidate.

What are the documents to carry for UPES GD/PI Process?

  • UPES MET scorecard 2020
  • UPES MET 2020 payment acknowledgement slip
  • Class 10 mark-sheet (original and photocopy)
  • Class 12 mark-sheet (original and photocopy)
  • Graduation mark-sheet (original and photocopy)
  • Migration certificate (original and photocopy)
  • Transfer certificate (original and photocopy)
  • Valid photo ID (original and photocopy)
  • Address proof (original and photocopy)
  • Other relevant documents, if any (original and photocopy).

Documents Required at Counselling

  • 10th or secondary exam mark sheets and certificate
  • 12th or higher secondary exam mark sheets and certificate
  • Any professional degree certificate, if any
  • Work experience certificate, if any
  • Photo id proof
  • Scorecard

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Questions related to UPES-MET

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Will i get the test preference city for UPES-MET? IS Nagpur available for Test City? when will i get my admit card for UPES-MET?

Pankhuri Kumari 15th Jan, 2020

Hii Sani!

Yes, Nagpur is there in the list of test city centers in the UPES MET examination. In most of the exams, once you choose your preferences for test cities, you cannot change them afterwards. So, choose your centre choices wisely. You can download the admit cards from 27 January ,2020 to 29 January, 2020 depending upon the date of your examination.  For more details visit the following link-


Hope this helps.

Good luck!


hello!! i am in my final year of graduation(b.com) my result will be out in may-june i just wanted to know that when will upesmet will be conducted after january 2020 as it was written it is conducted 2-3 times in a year??

Deblina Roy 9th Nov, 2019

Dear Aspirant,

UPES Events

UPES Dates

Salient Features

Last Date of registration

January 23, 2020

Candidates can register online on the official website to appear for UPESMET 2020


27 January to 29 January  2020 (10:00 am to 2:00 pm)

It's a centrally proctored test so candidate can take the exam from any location within the prescribed time window

UPESMET result

February (date to be announced)

UPESMET exam is held three to four times a year, the result of each session is declared accordingly


i have applied for UPES-MET and wanted to know the exam date

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 23rd Oct, 2019


upes met application has started from september 2019, last date to apply for this examination in july, 2020. tentative exam schedule is on july 2020. but there is no official notification release till now.

follow careers360 website for further updates.


Upesmet exam detail examination procedure

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

exam will consist of 140 marks, one mark each from English, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness and Analytical Reasoning. questions will be from Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency. General Awareness section consists of questions from General Knowledge, Current Affairs and Business Scenario. this exam registration will be started from first week of February tentatively.


Average salary please inform me

Ranjini Basu 3rd Jan, 2019

Hi Abhishek,

Thanks for approaching us. However, your question lacks clarity. Are you inquiring about the fee structure or the salary offered after studying at UPES, Dehradun?

Please clarify.

Best wishes.

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