UPESEAT Notification 2020



UPESEAT 2020 is conducted by UPES Institute for admissions into Engineering courses. The exam is conducted online and offline.The exam will be conducted from 8 Jul ’20 – 12 Jul ’20.The last date to apply for the exam is 30 June 20.Check out the syllabus here

The exam is conducted in computer-based mode and  The exam consists of three sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English, General Awareness


UPESEAT 2020 Highlights

  • Full Form: University of Petroleum & Energy Studies Engineering Admission Test
  • Conducting Body: University of Petroleum & Energy Studies E
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 examination
  • Syllabus: 10+2 syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, English, General Awareness
  • Mode of Exam: Online
  • Duration of exam: 3 hours


Commencement of Online Application: Started

Last Date of Application:  30 June,20

Date of Examination: 8 Jul ’20 – 12 Jul’20

Results 2020: 3rd Week of JUly2020


  • Minimum 50% marks in classes 10th & 12th.
  • Minimum 50% in PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) in Class 12th.

Through the non-examination pathway:

1. JEE Mains merit- Minimum 50% marks in class 10th & 12th and minimum 60% aggregate in PCM in class 12th.

2. Board merit- Minimum 80% marks in class 10th & 12th and minimum 80% aggregate in PCM in class 12th.

  • The paper consists of Multiple choice based questions and consists of four options.
  • 1mark is granted for every right answer.
  • There is no negative marking.
  • The exam paper is divided into five sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, General Awareness, and English.
  • The number of questions in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics is 50 each.
  • The number of question in General Awareness is 20
  • The number of questions in English is 30.
  • A total of 3 hours are allotted to complete the paper.
  • Only a single answer is correct from the four options, marking more than one option will be considered as the wrong answer.




  • Frame of reference
  • Motion in a straight line: Position-time graph, speed, and velocity. Uniform and
    non-uniform motion, average speed, and instantaneous velocity
  • Uniformly accelerated motion
  • V-T graphs
  • Relations for uniformly accelerated motion.
  •  concepts of differentiation and integration
  • Scalar and vector
  • Position and displacement vectors
  • Unit vectors.
  • Resolution of a vector
  • Scalar and Vector products of Vectors. Motion in a plane.
    acceleration – projectile motion. Uniform circular motion.
  • Intuitive concept of force.
  • Inertia.
  • Newton’s laws of motion.
  • momentum
  • impulse
  • Newton’s third law of motion.
  • Law of conservation of linear momentum
  • Equilibrium of concurrent forces.
  • Static and kinetic friction,
  • laws of friction
  • rolling friction dynamics of uniform circular motion
  • Centripetal force
  • Work Energy Power
  • Potential Energy
  • Kinetic Energy
  • work-energy theorem
  • power.
  • Centre of mass
  • momentum conservation
  • centre of mass motion.
  • Moment of a force
  • torque
  • angular momentum
  • conservation of angular momentum
  • Gravitational potential energy
  • gravitational potential.
  • Escape velocity.
  • orbital velocity of a satellite.
  • Geostationary satellites.

Properties of Bulk Matter and gases

  • Elastic behaviour
  • Stress-strain
  • Hooke’s law
  • Young’s modulus
  • bulk modulus
  • shear
  • modulus of rigidity
  • poisson’s ratio
  • elastic energy.
  • Fluid column causing pressure.
  • Pascal’s law
  • Viscosity, Stokes’ law,
  •  Bernoulli’s theorem and its applications.
  • Surface energy and surface tension
  • Heat, temperature, expansion
  •  Specific heat capacity
  • Heat transfer
  • Black Body Radiation
  • Wein’s displacement law
  • Green House effect.
  •  Stefan’s law
  • Laws of thermodynamics, Heat, Work Reversible, and Nonreversible processes.
  • Kinetic theory of gases.

Oscillations and waves:

  • Periodic Motion
  • Periodic functions
  • SHM
  • Oscillations of spring
  • The kinetic and potential energy of SHM
  • Wave motion
  • speed of wave motion.
  • Displacement relation for a progressive wave.
  • Principle of superposition of waves
  • standing waves
  •  fundamental mode and harmonics.
  • Longitudinal and transverse waves
  • reflection of waves.

Electrostatics and Current Electricity:

  • Electric charges and their conservation.
  • Coulomb’s law
  • forces between multiple charges
  • superposition principle
  • continuous charge distribution.
  • Electric field, lines, dipole, torque.
  • Electric flux
  • Gauss’s theorem
  • Electrical potential
  • electrical potential energy
  • Conductors, Insulators, Capacitors.
  • Electric current
  • flow of electric charges
  • drift velocity
  •  Ohm’s law
  • electrical resistance
  • V-I characteristics
  • electrical energy and power
  • electrical resistivity and conductivity.
    Carbon resistors
  • Internal resistance of a cell
  • Kirchhoff ’s laws
  • Wheatstone bridge
  • Potentiometer

The magnetic effect, EMI, and Alternating Current:

  • Magnetic field concepts
  • Biot – Savart law
  • Ampere’s law
  • Torque in current loop, magnetic diplole
  • Paramagnetic, diamagnetic, ferromagnetic substances
  • Electormagnets
  • EMI, Fraday’s laws, Lenz’s law, Eddy current
  • AC, RMS, LCR Circuits
  • Resonance.
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Electromagnetic spectrum


  • Ray optics complete
  • Wave optics complete
  • Atoms and nuclei and dual nature of matter.

Chemistry :

  • Basic Concepts- Chemical composition laws, dalton’s laws, atoms, and molecule theory, molecular formula, empirical formula, stochiometry
  • Atomic Structure-History of atoms and molecules, different models discovery, isotopes, isobars, quantum numbers shapes of orbitals, Rules, and principles for filling orbitals
  • Chemical Bonding And Molecular Structure- Lewis structures, VBT, MOT, VSEPR, hybridization, hydrogen bond
  • Equilibrium-Chemical and Ionic equilibrium
  • Thermodynamics-laws of thermodynamics
  • Electrochemistry
  • Kinetics And Surface Chemistry
  • Solid State
  • Solutions
  • Hydrogen
  • S – Block Elements
  • P – Block Elements
  • D, F – Block Elements
  • Co-Ordination Compounds
  • Basic Organic Chemistry And Techniques
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Haloalkanes And Haloarenes
  • Alcohols, Phenols And Ethers
  • Aldehydes,Ketones, Carboxylic Acids  Amines
  • Polymers And Biomolecules.
  • Complex Numbers
  • Permutations And Combinations
  • Binomial Theorem, Sequences And Series
  • Matrices
  • Determinants
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Trigonometry
  • Measures Of Central Tendency
  • Measures Of
  • Dispersion Probability
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • 2D Geometry
  • The Straight Line
  • Pair Of Straight Lines
  • Circles
  • Vector Algebra



  • The UPESEAT Admit Card can be downloaded from the official website of the Institute  by entering the application number.
  • The admit card will have details such as- Roll no., Candidate’s name, exam center, time slot
  • If a candidate does not receive the admit card, he/she must write to the Director of University at least 15 days prior to the exam.
  • Candidate must carry two copies of the admit card along with identity proof to the exam center.
  • The hall ticket should be used strictly by the candidate only.


UPESEAT RESULT will be announced on the official website after the conduction of exam from 8 July-12  July 2020. Click here to check the results.

The exam is conducted in computer-based mode and  The exam consists of three sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English, General Awareness.

  • The results will be announced on the official website of the University and students can easily access it through the login credentials generated during the registration process.
  • Merit list is uploaded on the official website of the university and a message is also sent to candidates to notify about it.
  • The scorecard will contain Candidate’s Name, Registration Number, Scores and All India Rank


  • Candidates need to register for counseling on the official website once the cutoff lists are published.
  • Candidates will be charged for counseling, fees are to be paid after a successful registration.
  • There would be an option to choose the preferred academic program.
  • The candidate will be allotted a seat in the process.
  •  Seats are allotted to candidates separately for JEE Mains 2020 and AEEE 2020.
  • Once the seat is accepted by the candidates, they’ll need to appear at respective colleges and verify the documents

Documents required during UPESEAT Counselling:

  1. 10th Mark sheet
  2. 12th Mark sheet
  3. Scorecard of Entrance Examination
  4. Address Proof
  5. Caste Certificate
  6. Migration Certificate
  7. Aadhar Card
  8. Passport-sized photographs


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