UPCET Cut off – How to Check, Expected & Previous Years’ Cut Offs, Ranks

UPCET cut off is the minimum marks or score that an aspirant must secure to qualify the exam and get admission in UP Colleges. From 2021, UPCET will be supervised by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The UPCET cut off releases soon after the completion of the counselling procedure. It takes place in the form of Opening and Closing Ranks (OR, CR) for each round of counselling. This entrance exam is conducted for admission in undergraduate & postgraduate programmes in various field such as engineering, management, etc. Besides, these cut offs vary for different courses, colleges, and categories of candidates. 

The cut off for UPCET is mainly released for the B.Tech, MBA, and MCA courses, as the applicants in these courses are more in number  than  the  seats available for the admissions. Aspirants qualifying the UPCET 2021 exam and satisfying the cut off marks will then be called for counselling and seat allotment process. UPCET aspirants are advised to go through the complete article to gain all the insight into UPCET Cut off 2021 and previous year cut offs.

Important Update

  • UPCET 2021 will be conducted on 16th May 2021.
  • UPCET registration process 2021 has started from 26th March 2021
  • The last date for submission of UPCET online admission forms is 25th April 2021.

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UPCET Cut Off 2021 – Important Dates

National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the UPCET cut off marks for the year 2021 once the exams are completed. The exam authority will release this year’s cut off on the official NTA UPCET website.

UPCET EventsUPCET Dates
Application process begins26th March 2021
Last date to submit the application form25th April 2021
Availability of correction windowTo be Announced
Availability of admit cardTo be Announced
UPCET 2021 exam16th May 2021
Release of answer keyTo be Announced
Objection window availability for answer keyTo be Announced
Declaration of resultTo be Announced

UPCET Cut off 2021 – Determining Factors

There are certain factors that will be kept in consideration by NTA while determining the UPCET cut off 2021. These factors are –

  1. Level of difficulty of the exam
  2. Total number of seats available
  3. Total number of candidates applying and appearing for the exam
  4. Total number of candidates qualifying the exam
  5. Previous year cut off trends

UPCET Cut off 2021 – Qualifying Cut Off

The authorities release the category-wise qualifying cut off marks to enlist the candidates for counselling and seat allotment process. Through category-wise cutoffs, UPCET defines the minimum percentage of marks to be achieved by the examinees hailing from different categories. In order to qualify the exam, obtaining the minimum percentage of marks shown in the category-wise UPCET cut off 2021 is mandatory for the candidates. However, their admission is subject to the course-wise cut off released by the member colleges of UPCET.       

Category-wise qualifying marks for UPCET Cut off 2021

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Marks
General25%
OBC25%
SC20%
ST25%

Expected UPCET Cutoff 2021

With the help of the table below, the candidates can gain insights into the expected cut off ranks as per the various ranges of UPCET scores. Matching these stats with previous year’s cutoff will help them in assuming the colleges where they can secure admission through UPCET 2021. 

Rank Range (Marks)Expected UPCET Cut off
Above 5001 – 600
475 – 499601 – 1050
400 – 4741051 – 7050
350 – 3997051 – 16000
300 – 34916001 – 25000
250 – 29925001 – 30000
120 – 19930001 –90000
Below 120Above 90000

UPCET Cut off – Previous Year’s Cut off

Since, the cut off scores for UPCET 2021 are yet to be released by the authorities, we have given the previous year cut offs for the reference of the aspiring candidates below. Going through the previous year cut offs will help the aspirants to get an idea related to the cut off scores and their probable chances to get admissions into the university.

UPCET Cut off 2020 (category-wise)

BranchesCategory
GeneralOBCSCST
Opening RankClosing RankOpening RankClosing RankOpening RankClosing RankOpening RankClosing Rank
Computer Science Engineering30612758555612370129571276991420126975
Mechanical Engineering155127845864124350198812747011695127635
Aeronautical Engineering437786747120772226349612125078NANA
Electrical Engineering412127407801118797212212621214645127007
Civil Engineering6781277641028124492274212738414323127282
Electronics Engineering149104262126056971648484919627171625
Information Technology343127124834124756591412612425453127379
Chemical Engineering7011252161373119355755812660212660244311
Biotechnology Engineering216402377587110496341NANA
Electrical and Electronics Engineering372712787791541222852171112635674024NA
Electronics and Communication Engineering1071269141641119284790012735523379112362

College Wise UPCET Cut Off (Uttar Pradesh) 2020

CollegesClosing Rank
Computer Science EngineeringMechanical EngineeringElectrical EngineeringInformation Technology
Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur164303325486
Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow405732783875
Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Kanpur9031280
Feroze Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Raibareli1270142
Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi1287141618992204
Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur1326148917792152
JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida2095344941013753
Institute of Engineering and Rural Technology, Allahabad2867
Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad29705108
Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology, Greater Noida3939

UPCET Cut off 2019 (category-wise) 

BranchesCategory
GeneralOBCSCST
Opening RankClosing RankOpening RankClosing RankOpening RankClosing RankOpening RankClosing Rank
Information Technology343127124834124756591412612425453127379
Electronics Engineering149104262126056971648484919627171625
Electronics and Communication Engineering1071269141641119284790012735523379112362
Electrical Engineering412127407801118797212212621214645127007
Electrical and Electronics Engineering372712787791541222852171112635674024NA
Computer Science Engineering30612758555612370129571276991420126975
Civil Engineering6781277641028124492274212738414323127282
Chemical Engineering7011252161373119355755812660212660244311
Biotechnology Engineering216402377587110496341NANA
Aeronautical Engineering437786747120772226349612125078NANA
Mechanical Engineering155127845864124350198812747011695127635

UPCET Cut off 2019 – Computer Science Engineering (Closing Ranks in Colleges)

S.NoName of the CollegeClosing Rank
1Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad2970
2Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi1287
3Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Kanpur903
4Feroze Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Raibareli1270
5Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology, Greater Noida3939
7Institute of Engineering and Rural Technology, Allahabad2867
6Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow405
8JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida2095
9Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur1326

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UPCET Cut off 2019 – Mechanical Engineering (Closing Ranks in Colleges)

S.NoName of the CollegeClosing Rank
2BBS College of Engineering and Technology, Allahabad4216
1Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi1416
3Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology, Banda2561
4Feroze Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology, Raebareli142
5Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow732
6JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida3449
8Kali Charan Nigam Institute of Technology, Banda1381
7Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur1489
9Manyawar Kansi Ram Engineering College of Information Technology, Azamgarh3078

UPCET Cut off 2019 – Electrical Engineering (Closing Ranks in Colleges)

S.NoName of the CollegeClosing Rank
1Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi1899
2Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology, Banda3177
3Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology, Bijnor3345
4Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow783
5JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida4101
6Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur1779
7Manyawar Kansi Ram Engineering College of Information Technology, Ambedkar Nagar4576
8Prasad Institute of Technology, Jaunpur3743
9United College of Engineering and Research, Greater Noida1573

UPCET Cut off 2019 – Electronics Engineering (Closing Ranks in Colleges)

S.NoName of the CollegeClosing Rank
1Azad Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow28335
2Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Kanpur584
3Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad19171
4Institute of Engineering and Rural Technology, Allahabad3601
5Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur1956
6Shri Ram Murti Smarak College of Engineering and Technology,Lucknow31126

UPCET Cut off 2019 – Information Technology (Closing Ranks in Colleges)

S.NoName of the CollegeClosing Rank
1Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad5108
2Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi2204
3Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Kanpur1280
4Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology, Banda3187
5Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology, Bijnor3791
6Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow875
7JSS Academy of Technical Education, Noida3753
8Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur2152
9Manyawar Kansi Ram Engineering College of Information Technology, Azamgarh5083

UPCET Cut off – FAQs

Q. Will the cut off of UPCET 2021 vary from previous years’ cut off lists?

Yes, the UPCET 2021 cut off might vary from previous years as there are so many factors behind determining the cut off lists each year.

Q. How can I access the UPCET cut off 2021?

You can access the UPCET cut off 2021 on the official website i.e. http://upcet.nta.nic.in/

Q. Do I need to visit the websites of UPCET member institutions individually to check their cut off?

No. The consolidated cut off of UPCET 2021 will be released by NTA on behalf of all its member colleges.

Q. If I fail to meet the closing rank in the UPCET 2021 cut off, will there be any chance of me getting an admission?

Sorry, but there will be no provision to move ahead with the admission process if you fail to meet the closing ranks of all the UPCET 2021 colleges.

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