UBTER JEEP 2017 i.e., Uttarakhand polytechnic entrance exam 2017 was held on May 7. Answer keys for the test will be released soon here.
Uttarakhand Board of Technical Education, Roorkee, popularly known as UBTER conducted the Joint Entrance Examination for Polytechnic – JEEP 2017 on May 7, today for Group E & P course. The exam will also be conducted on May 8 for the remaining groups. There are around 21 thousand seats in Government, Aided and Private Polytechnic institutes on offer through JEEP 2017. Approximately 1 lakh students take Uttarakhand Polytechnic entrance exam each year.
The UBTER had notified the Polytechnic entrance exam in January and the applications were filled in offline mode from January 16 to March 31. The test is conducted for admissions in Diploma courses in Engineering/ Technology, Pharmacy, Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practices, Textile Design, Garment Technology, Fashion Design and PG Diploma in Computer Application (PGDCA). The test is also for lateral entry admissions (into 2nd year) of Engineering courses.
The courses are divided into 7 groups – Group E for Engineering/ Technology, P for Diploma in Pharmacy, H for Hotel Management & Catering Technology, M for Modern Office Management & Secretarial Practice, G for PGDCA, A for Lateral Entry in Engineering and T for Textile Design, Garment Technology and Fashion Design.
Group E exam was conducted in the morning shift on Sunday, while Group P exam was held in the afternoon shift. Similarly, Group H, M & G was is scheduled to be held in the morning shift on Monday, followed by Group T & A exam in the afternoon shift. The shift timings are: 10 am to 12 noon for the morning shift and 2 pm to 4 pm for the afternoon shift.
The Polytechnic Entrance Exam for Group A was conducted as a single paper having equal questions on Maths (Section A) and Science (Section B). For Group B, the question paper was divided into two sections: Section A – Physics and Section B – Biology/ Mathematics.
The JEEP answer key / Polytechnic answer sheet will be released by the exam authority UBTER on its official website. Meanwhile, it is expected that some of the coaching institutes will also publish the answer keys of the entrance exam. Once any such answer key is prepared, we will notify the same here at this page.
As per the JEEP 2017 brochure, there are 5,685 seats in 70 government polytechnics, 365 seats in 1 government aided and 14,940 seats in 56 private polytechnics. Overall, the seats available for the academic session are 20,990. Based on the performance of the students in Polytechnic entrance exam (JEEP 2017), the ranks will be awarded. The results along with the ranks will be declared by UBTER on May 31.