UPCET 2021 Postponed, Application Deadline Extended2021-05-10
National Testing Agency has once again revised the application and entrance dates for UPCET 2021 vide a notification dated 8 May 2021. In the recent past, it had revised the dates 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 : 31 May 2021 (extended from earlier date of 10 May 2021)
Date of UPCET : Postponed, new date yet to be announced (was earlier scheduled for 15 Jun 2021)
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