UPCET 2021 Dates Changed, Clashes with Manipal Entrance2021-04-17
National Testing Agency has revised the application and entrance dates for UPCET 2021 vide a notification dated 14 April 2021.
Till last year, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh (Formerly U.P. Technical University, Lucknow), used to conduct UPSEE (Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam), which has been renamed as Uttar Pradesh Common Entrance Test (UPCET) and shall be henceforth conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency).
Last date of application : 10 May 2021 (extended from earlier date of 30 Apr 2021)
Date of UPCET : 15 June 2021 (was earlier scheduled for 18 May 2021)
Entrance Exams Clashing with UPCET : Please note that with the change in date of Entrance Test, UPCET now has a date clash / overlap with Manipal Entrance Tests namely MET-BBA (Commerce & Business) and MET-BAMC (Journalism & Masscom).
Institutions : The test shall be used for admissions in Govt. / Govt. aided institutions and private unaided Institutions affiliated to Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT) and some other State Universities of Uttar Pradesh.
Key Courses in which admission is through UPCET
(a) Design & Fine Arts
(b) Business Management
(c) Hotel Management
Who all can attempt UPCET
a) The Entrance Examination is open to the candidates who have passed the qualifying examination from any institution located in U.P. or whose parents are domicile of U.P subject to the eligibility conditions given in the Information Brochure. If the candidate has passed qualifying examination from outside U.P., he/she has to produce domicile certificate of his/her parents (Father OR Mother only) at the time of verification of the document.
b) The Entrance Examination is also open to the candidates who have passed the qualifying examination from any institution located outside U.P. and whose parents (both Father and Mother) are not domicile of U.P. subject to the eligibility conditions given in the Information Brochure.
c) There is no age limit for admission to the courses covered in UPCET-2021