UPCATET is the short form of Uttar Pradesh Combined Agricultural and Technology Entrance Test. UPCATET 2018 will be organized by Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology for providing admission into various UG and PG courses in the field of agriculture and science. This is a state level entrance test. Candidates will be able to get admission in the following courses i.e.
- Bachelor of Science
- Bachelor of Veterinary Science
- Bachelor of Technology
- Master of Science
- Master of Business Management
UPCATET 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Before applying for the exam, candidates must have to check the eligibility criteria. Following points refers to the eligibility criteria for the entrance examination for various courses.
For Under Graduate Courses
- Candidates must have to pass the 12th standard from any government recognized Board of Education.
- Candidate must have passed in the following subjects compulsorily i.e. PCM (Physics, Chemistry, and Maths) or PCB (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology) or PCMB (Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Biology).
For M.Tech Course
- Candidates must possess a graduation degree in the concerned discipline from any government recognized university or institute.
For Post Graduate Courses
- Candidates must possess a graduation degree in B.Sc from any government recognized university or institute.
For Ph.D. Course
- Candidates must possess a post graduation in M.Sc from any government recognized university or institute.
For MBA Course
- Candidates must possess a graduation degree in any discipline from any government recognized university or institute.
UPCATET 2018 Exam Important Dates
Following table refers to the tentative dates of the examination. Candidates can refer the following table for their self awareness about the exam.
|Exam process||Dates (Tentative)|
|UPCATET 2018 Exam Announcement||February 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Application Submission||March 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Admit Card Download||May 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Exam||May 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Answer key publishing||May 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Result Announcement||May 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Merit List Releasing||June 2018|
|UPCATET 2018 Counseling starting||July 2018|
UPCATET 2018 Application Form
Candidates will be able to fill the application form via online mode. For registering for the examination, candidates have to visit the official website of the exam conducting authority. From the official web portal candidates can fill the application form by clicking on the “Click here to apply” button. Candidates must have to notice the closing date of the application form. Within allowed registration time, candidates have to complete all the application process. In the application form, candidates have to upload their recent passport size photograph and their signature. Before submitting the application form, candidates have to take the print out of the application form.
After filling the application form, candidates must have to pay the application fee. The application fee varies for different category students. Following table refers to the application fee for different category candidates.
|General/OBC/SAP and other category candidates||Rs. 1250/-|
|SC/ST category candidates||Rs. 1050/-|
Application fee can be paid through net banking/credit card or debit card. Candidates can also do the payment via offline also which is payable in favor of University in SBI bank.
UPCATET 2018 Admit card
Candidates will be able to download the UPCATET 2018 admit card from the last week of May 2018 through the official website. Admit card will be having details such as Name, Roll Number, photograph, signature, examination schedule & examination centre details. Candidates have to produce the admit card at the examination centre. In case any of failure takes place candidates will not be allowed to enter into the exam hall. Also candidates must note the time and venue of the examination carefully.
UPCATET 2018 Answer Key
UPCATET 2018 Answer Key will be published in the official University website. Candidates will be able to cross verify the answer sheet with the answer key. If the candidate is having any doubt in the answer key, candidate can appeal for the revaluation of answer key.
UPCATET 2018 Result
After the examination, the exam conducting authority will announce the result. The result will be expected to release on last week of May 2018. The result will be published through the official website of the university, www.upcatet.org. Candidates will be able to view their result by providing their unique E-mail ID and password. It will be a mandatory thing to download and take the print of the score card of the examination for the further admission process.
UPCATET 2018 Counseling Process
The counseling process will start after the announcement of result. Candidates must have to appear for the counseling process for getting admission. Candidates must have to bring all the original documents for the document verification process. The admission will be done according to the rank obtained in the entrance examination. Candidates those who are shortlisted have to attend the counseling process for getting the merit wise seat. Following are the original documents required at the time of counseling.
Documents required at the time of counseling
- 10th Standard Mark Sheet
- 12th Standard Mark Sheet
- UG Certificate in case of application for PG Programs
- Category Certificates
- Counseling Letter
- UPCATET Result