Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE 2018) is conducted by the Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, which was formerly known as the UP Technical University (UPTU). This statelevel exam is only meant for candidates who are permanent residents of UP. It is specially conducted to get admissions to the UG and PG programs like B. Tech/B. Arch /B. Pharm/ BHMCT/ BFAD/BFA/MBA/ MCA and MAM offered by the various institutes in UP. In this article, we bring you the eligibility, important dates & syllabus for the UPSEE 2018 exam.
UPSEE 2018Minimum Eligibility Criteria
 The first and foremost criteria is that the candidate should be a permanent resident of the state of UP.
 For admission to UG courses, the candidate should have cleared class 12^{th} or its equivalent exam from the UP board or any recognized university, with at least 45% marks (40% for candidates from the reserved category).
 For admission to PG programs, the candidate should hold a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for candidates from the reserved category).
 For admission to the B. Arch course, the candidate needs to have at least 50% marks in their 12^{th} class (45% for candidates from the reserved category).
 All candidates who are eligible for admission to B. Tech. Courses are also eligible for admission to B. Tech (Agriculture Engineering).
You can find details about filling the application form in this article.
Now that we’re clear about the eligibility requirements for appearing in the UPSEE 2018, let’s move on to the important dates in the event calendar for UPSEE 2018 exams.
UPSEE 2018Important Dates
Sr. No.  Event  Date (Tentative) 
1.  Application Form Availability (Online)  4^{th} week of February 2018 
2.  Last Date for filling Application Form Online  4^{th} week of March 2018 
3.  Admit Card Release  1^{st} week of April 2018 
4.  UPSEE 2018 Exam  3^{rd} week of April 2018 
5.  UPSEE 2018 Answer Keys Availability  3^{rd} week of April 2018 
6.  UPSEE 2018 Result Declaration  4^{th} week of May 2018 
7.  UPSEE 2018 Counselling  4^{th} week of June to 1^{st} week of Aug 
UPSEE 2018Syllabus
Here’s the most critical part i.e. the syllabus for UPSEE 2018, which will be released by the APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, along with the information brochure. You must prepare for UPSEE 2018 according to the prescribed syllabus.
UPSEE 2018 syllabus has three papers for admission to various B. Tech programs:
 Paper 1 is conducted for regular B. Tech courses.
 Paper 2 is for B. Tech in Biotechnology.
 And Paper 3 is for admission to B. Tech in Agriculture.
The following table explains in detail the subjectwise syllabus of Paper 1 & 2 for the B. Tech program of UPSEE 2018 exam. We’ll also take a look at the syllabus for the remaining papers. Please note that these topics are from the previous year’s entrance exam. And the syllabus for the UPSEE 2018 exam will be released by the authorities in due time.
Papers for B. Tech  Section A Physics  Section B Chemistry  Section C –Mathematics 
Syllabus for
Paper 1 
Measurement, Motion in one dimension, Laws of Motion, Motion in two dimensions, Work, Power and Energy, Linear Momentum & collisions, Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis, Gravitation, Oscillatory motion, Mechanics of solids and fluids, Heat and Thermodynamics, Wave, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effect of Current, Magnetism in Matter, Electromagnetic induction, Ray Optics and optical instruments, Wave Optics & Modern Physics.  Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Redox Reactions, Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics, Acid – Base Concepts, Electrochemistry, Catalysis, Colloids, Colligative Properties of Solution, Periodic Table, Thermochemistry, General Organic Chemistry, Isomerism, IUPAC, Polymers, Carbohydrates, Preparation and Properties, Solid State & Petroleum.  Algebra, Probability, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, Calculus, Vectors, Dynamics, Statics 
Section A Physics  Section B – Chemistry  Section C –Biology  
Syllabus for
Paper 2 (PCB) 
Measurement, Motion in one dimension, Laws of Motion, Motion in two dimensions, Work, Power and Energy, Linear Momentum & collisions, Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis, Gravitation, Oscillatory motion, Mechanics of solids and fluids, Heat and Thermodynamics, Wave, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effect of Current, Magnetism in Matter, Electromagnetic induction, Ray Optics and optical instruments, Wave Optics & Modern Physics.

Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Redox Reactions, Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics, Acid – Base Concepts, Electrochemistry, Catalysis, Colloids, Colligative Properties of Solution, Periodic Table, Thermochemistry, General Organic Chemistry, Isomerism, IUPAC, Polymers, Carbohydrates, Preparation and Properties, Solid State & Petroleum.

Origin of Life, Organic Evolution, Mechanism of Organic Evolution, Human Genetics and Eugenics, Applied Biology, Mammalian Anatomy, Animal Physiology, Plant cell, Protoplasm, Ecology, Ecosystem, Genetics, Seeds in Angiospermic Plants, Fruits, Cell differentiation, Anatomy of root, stem and leaf, Important phylum, Soil & Photosynthesis. 
As promised, let’s skim through the syllabus for the rest of the papers (i.e. Papers 3, 4, 5 and 6).
Syllabus for Paper 3 (AGI, AGII, AGIII)
Agricultural Physics, Agricultural Chemistry, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Statistics, Agronomy & Agricultural Botany
Syllabus for Paper 4 (Aptitude Test for Architecture)
Part A – Mathematics and Aesthetic Sensitivity Mathematics:
Algebra, Probability, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, Calculus, Vectors, Dynamics, Statics, Aesthetic Sensitivity Test
Part B – Drawing Aptitude
Evaluating the understanding of scale and proportion, sense of perspective, colour, and understanding the effects of light on objects through shades and shadows
Syllabus for Paper 5 (Aptitude Test for General Awareness (BHMCT/BFAD/BFA)
This paper is on the following topics:
 Reasoning & Logical Deduction
 Numerical Ability & Scientific Aptitude
 General Knowledge
 & English Language
Syllabus for Paper 6 (Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Engineering)
This paper tests you in Engineering Mechanics & Graphics, Basic Electrical Engineering, Basic Electronics Engineering, Elements of Computer Science, Elementary Biology, Basic Workshop Practice and Physics/Chemistry & Maths of Diploma level.
So, this was a look at the eligibility, important dates, and syllabus for the UPSEE 2018 Exam. We sincerely hope that this informative article helps you put your best foot forward while preparing for the upcoming tests.
UPSEE Syllabus 2018
UPSEE/AKTU 2018 Syllabus will be announced by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU). Before appearing in the examination, candidates must know about the entire syllabus of the examination. The syllabus is different for different papers. Total 11 papers will be organized by the AKTU. Below, we are providing the complete syllabus according to the Paper.
Paper 1 Syllabus (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Physics Syllabus:
Measurement, Motion in one dimension, Work, Power and Energy, Linear Momentum & Collisions, Rotation of a Rigid Body About a Fixed Axis, Mechanics of Solids and Fluids, Heat and Thermodynamics, Laws of Motion, Motion in two dimensions, Wave, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effect of Current, Magnetism in Matter, Ray Optics and Optical Instruments, Gravitation, Oscillatory Motion, Electromagnetic Induction, Wave Optics and Modern Physics.
Chemistry Syllabus:
Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Acid – Base Concepts, Colloids, Colligative Properties of Solution, Isomerism, IUPAC, Polymers, Redox Reactions, Electrochemistry, Catalysis, Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics, Periodic Table, Thermochemistry, General Organic Chemistry, Corbohydrates, Solid State, Petroleum.
Mathematics Syllabus:
Algebra, Coordinate Geometry, Calculus, Probability, Trigonometry, Vectors, Dynamics & Statics.
Paper 2 Syllabus (Physics, Chemistry and Biology)
Physics Syllabus:
Measurement, Motion in one dimension, Work, Power and Energy, Linear Momentum & Collisions, Rotation of a Rigid Body About a Fixed Axis, Mechanics of Solids and Fluids, Heat and Thermodynamics, Laws of Motion, Motion in two dimensions, Wave, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effect of Current, Magnetism in Matter, Ray Optics and Optical Instruments, Gravitation, Oscillatory Motion, Electromagnetic Induction, Wave Optics and Modern Physics.
Chemistry Syllabus:
Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Acid – Base Concepts, Colloids, Colligative Properties of Solution, Isomerism, IUPAC, Polymers, Redox Reactions, Electrochemistry, Catalysis, Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics, Periodic Table, Thermochemistry, General Organic Chemistry, carbohydrates, Solid State, Petroleum.
Biology Syllabus(Zoology & Botany):
Zoology: Origin of Life, Organic Evolution, Human Genetics and Eugenics, Applied Biology, Mechanism of Organic Evolution, Mammalian Anatomy, Animal Physiology.
Botany: Plant Cell, Protoplasm, Ecology, Fruits, Cell Differentiation Plant Tissue, Anatomy of Root, Ecosystem, Genetics, Seeds in Angiospermic Plants, Stem and Leaf, Soil, Photosynthesis.
Paper 3 Syllabus: (Agricultural Physics and Agricultural Chemistry for AG I, Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Statistics for AG II & Agronomy and Agricultural Botany for AG III)
AG I Agricultural Physics and Agricultural Chemistry:
Agricultural Physics, Agricultural Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry.
AG II Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Statistics:
Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Statistics.
AG III Agronomy and Agricultural Botany:
Agronomy: Crops, Soils, Manures And Manuring, Irrigation & Drainage and Agricultural Botany.
Paper 4 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for Architecture)
Part – A: Mathematics & Aesthetic Sensitivity
Mathematics: Algebra, Probability, Calculus, Vectors, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, Dynamics, Statics.
Aesthetic Sensitivity: This test aimed to evaluate a candidate for aesthetic Perception, Creativity and Communication, Imagination, and Observation and Architectural awareness.
Part B: Drawing Aptitude
This test aimed to evaluate a candidate for his understanding of Scale and Proportion, Sense of Perspective, colour and understanding of the effects of light on objects through shades and shadows.
Paper 5 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for General Awareness (BHMCT/BFAD/BFA))
Reasoning & Logical Deduction, Numerical Ability & Scientific Aptitude, General Knowledge, English Language.
Paper 6 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Engineering)
Engineering Mechanics, Basic Electrical Engineering, Basic Electronics Engineering, Engineering Graphics, Elements of computer science, elementary Biology, Basic Workshop Practice and Physics/Chemistry/Maths of Diploma standard.
Paper 7 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for Diploma Holders in Pharmacy)
PharmaceuticsI, Pharmaceutical Chemistry – I, Pharmaceutics – II, Pharmaceutical Chemistry – II, Pharmacognosy, Biochemistry and Clinical Pathology, Harmacology and Toxicology, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Health Education & Community Pharmacy, Drug Store and Business management, Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy
Paper 8 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for B.Sc Graduate in Engineering)
Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Equations, Complex Variables, Probability and Statistics, Fourier Series, Transform Theory.
Paper 9 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for MBA)
The test is aimed at evaluating the verbal ability, quantitative aptitude, logical & abstract reasoning and knowledge of current affairs. The following is a brief description of contents of the test paper.
Section A (English Language): Grammar, Vocabulary, Antonyms, Uncommon Words, Sentence Completion, Synonyms, Relationship between Words & Phrases and Comprehension of Passages.
Section B (Numerical Aptitude): Numerical Calculation, Arithmetic, Simple Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Interpretation of Graphs, Charts and Tables.
Section C (Thinking and Decision Making): Creative Thinking, Finding Pattern strands and Assessment of Figures & Diagrams, Unfamiliar Relationships, Verbal Reasoning.
Section D (General Awareness): Knowledge of Current Affairs and other issues related to trade, industry, economy, sports, culture and science.
Paper 10 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for MCA)
Mathematics: Modern Algebra, Algebra, CoOrdinate Geometry, Calculus, Probability, Trigonometry, Vectors, Dynamics, Statics.
Statistics: Mean, Median, Mode, Theory of probability, Dispersion and Standard Deviation.
Logical Ability: Questions to test analytical and reasoning capability of candidates.
Paper 11 Syllabus: (Aptitude Test for 2nd year MCA (Lateral Entry))
Mathematical Structures: Modern Algebra and Matrices, Set Theory, Number Theory and Methods of Proof, Combinatorics and Probability.
Computing Concepts: Principles of Computer Science, Proposition logic and Boolean Algebra, Numerical Techniques, Theory of Computation.
Reasoning Ability: Questions in this part will be aimed to assess the reasoning and logical ability of the candidate.
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