UPCAT 2017 - Exam Dates, Application Form, Syllabus

About UPCAT 2017 Exam

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UPCAT 2017 is popularly known as Uttar Pradesh Common Admission Test. UPCAT is a national level exam conducted by the Association of Private Medical and Dental colleges of Uttar Pradesh. UPCAT exam is conducted for the student who wants to take admission into Under-Graduate Dental Course. The exam is taken to get admission into BDS course in various private colleges in the state of Uttar-Pradesh. Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) is a five year course, run under the aegis of Dental Council of India. The UPCAT 2017 exam will be held in the month of June.

UPCAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria are as follows:-

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • He / She shall complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December, of the year of admission to the BDS course

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  • For admissions to BDS course the candidate must pass in the 12th (HSC) class examination with a minimum of 50% of aggregate marks in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology. In case the candidate belongs to a reserved category this percentage would be 40%.

UPCAT 2017 Syllabus

Syllabus for UPCAT 2017 Exam is:
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology (Botany and Zoology)

UPCAT 2017 Paper Pattern

Physics50 question50 marks3 Hours
Chemistry50 question50 marks
  • Botany 
  • Zoology

50 question
50 question

50 marks
50 marks
TOTAL200 question200 marks

  • Exam paper will consists of multiple choice questions.
  • 1 mark for every correct answer
  • No negative marking

UPCAT 2017 Registration

  • Candidates can fill the form online by visiting: http://www.upcatdental.net/bds/index.aspx

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  • After filling the form, it has to be sent to the Association along with the DD of payment of Application Fee and other required documents.
  • Cost of Application Form (Examination Fee)
For Indian Resident by cash : Rs. 1000 and by demand draft : Rs. 1050
For NRI/PIO candidates : US$ 50

UPCAT 2017 Exam Dates

Exam EventsImportant Dates
Sale of Prospectus and Application FormApril 2017
Last date of submission of formMay 2017
Date of ExamJune 2017

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