Uttar-Pradesh-Combined-Entrance Test (UPCET) – 2021

Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test (UPCET) – 2021 2021 Notification by Jitendra Mishra Academy (JMA), Indore
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Uttar Pradesh Combined Entrance Test (UPCET) – 2021
Admission for Master of Computer Application (MCA) – 2021

Eligibility: UPCET 2021
For admission to first year of MCA in any institution affiliated to AKTU, Lucknow: Passed BCA/ Bachelor degree in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent Degree or passed B. Sc. /B. Com/ B. A. with Mathematics at 10+2 level or at graduation level with Minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) in the aggregate.



Candidates can apply for UPCET 2021 “Online” only on the website https://upcet.nta.nic.in. Application Form other than online mode will not be accepted.
2. Only one application is to be submitted by a candidate. However, a candidate can apply for more than one course in the same Application Form subject to fulfilling the eligibility criteria prescribed and payment of applicable fees. However, such candidates are required to check the timings of the examinations given in Chapter –4 before they opt for multiple courses/exams and ensure that they would be able to appear in the exams opted.
3. If a candidate submits more than one Application Form, all his/her Application Forms shall summarily be rejected.
4. Candidates are advised to read this Information Brochure carefully, check their eligibility and applicable reservation category etc. before filling and submitting the application form.
5. Candidates must follow the instructions strictly as given in the Information Bulletin and on UPCET-2021 website https://upcet.nta.nic.in. Those not complying with the instructions shall be summarily disqualified.
6. Candidates must ensure that e-mail address and mobile number provided in the online application form are their own, as all information/ communication will be sent by NTA through e-mail on the given e-mail address or SMS on given mobile number only.
7. Instructions for filling Online Application Form:
❖ Download and read the Information Bulletin carefully to ensure your eligibility.
❖ Follow the steps given below to Apply Online:
Step-1: Apply for Online Registration using unique Email ID and Mobile No.
Step-2: Fill in the Online Application Form and note down the system generated Application No.
Step-3: Upload the following documents: • Scanned images of Candidate’s Photograph (file size: 10 kb – 200 kb) in JPG/JPEG format • Candidate’s Signature (file size: 4kb – 30kb) in JPG/JPEG format. • PwD candidates are to upload the Medical Certificate as applicable. (See Annexure II) (If the information given is not correct or incomplete or cannot be corroborated with the required original certificates at the time of admission, the candidate is liable to be rejected and admission denied to him or her)
Step-4: Pay fee using HDFC Bank/SBI/Paytm Payment Gateway through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/UPI and keep proof of fee paid. In case the Confirmation Page is not generated after payment of fee, then the transaction is cancelled and amount will be refunded to the candidate’s account. However, the candidate has to make another transaction, in case the Confirmation Page is not generated. All the 4 steps can be done together in one go or at different times.
8. Candidates are advised to download save and print copies of confirmation page after successful remittance of fee and keep copies safely for future reference.
9. The entire application process for UPCET 2021 is online, including uploading of scanned images, payment of fees, and printing of confirmation page, admit card, etc. Therefore, candidates are not required to send/submit any document(s) including confirmation page to NTA through Post/ Fax/WhatsApp/Email/by Hand.
10. The final submission of Online Application Form will remain incomplete if Step-3 and Step-4 are not complete. Such forms will stand rejected and no correspondence on this account will be entertained.
11. Candidates are advised to keep the application number and password generated during registration confidential and use them to view registration data and download admit card, results etc.
12. Any request to change the exam centre, date and time provided on the admit card shall not be considered under any circumstances.
13. No request for refund of fee once remitted by the candidate will be entertained by NTA under any circumstances.
14. Candidates are advised to keep visiting the UPCET website https://upcet.nta.nic.in regularly for all examination related updates and to check their emails.
15. Candidates are NOT allowed to carry Instrument/ Geometry/ Pencil box, Handbag, Purse, cap, goggles, jackets, any kind of Paper/ Stationery/ Textual material (printed or written material), Eatables (loose or packed), Mobile Phone/ Ear Phone/ Microphone/ Pager, Calculator, DocuPen, Slide Rules, formulae, Log Tables, whitener, Camera, Tape Recorder, Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, any metallic item or electronic gadgets/ devices, pointed instruments etc in the Examination Hall/Room.
16. Brief Advisory regarding COVID-19 Pandemic: Candidates are advised to carry only the following with them into the Examination venue:
a. Admit Card along with Self Declaration (Undertaking) downloaded from the NTA Website (a clear printout on A4 size paper) duly filled in.
b. A simple transparent Ball Point Pen.
c. Additional photograph, to be pasted on Attendance Sheet
d. Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml).
e. Personal transparent water bottle.
f. ID Proof
g. Sugar tablets/fruits (like banana/apple/orange) in case the candidate is diabetic.


Mode of exam: Exams will be held in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.

Pattern of the question paper: The paper will be of objective type comprising Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).

Medium of the exam: The question papers of undergraduate courses and MBA (Integrated) and MCA (Integrated) courses will be bi-lingual both in English and Hindi. In case of any ambiguity, the English version shall be considered as final. The question papers for post graduate level exams will be in English only.

Syllabus: Syllabus is available in the Information Brochure for UPCET 2021 hosted on the websites, i.e. www.mmmut.ac.in , www.aktu.ac.in and www.hbtu.ac.in. Candidates are advised to go through the Syllabus carefully as contained on the respective websites.

Scheme of Examination


No. of questions

Marks per question

Total marks

Duration of the examination

Numerical Ability and Analytical




02 hours

Reasoning and logical deduction








Computer awareness




EXAMINATION FEE UPCET 2021: The examination fee for online application is as follows:

For Males/ Third Gender / General /OBC Category/ GEN-EWS

For Females / Scheduled castes / Scheduled tribes / PwD candidates of all categories

Rs. 1300/-

Rs. 650/-

Note: The fee as mentioned above is exclusive of any taxes or service charges payable to banks/payment organisations, that may be applicable Fee as mentioned above is nonrefundable. Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances

Important Dates:

Online Submission of Application Form

1 April 2021 to 30 April 2021 (upto 05:00 P.M.)

Last Date of Successful Transaction of Fee through Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking/Paytm

30 April 2021 (upto 11:50 P.M.)

For Information Brochure UPCET – 2021, Click here

For Apply Online, UPCET – 2021, Click here

For Detailed Information, Click here

For Previous Year Question Paper & Solutions, Click here