Himachal Pradesh University Common Entrance Test 2018 Notification Released

Himachal Pradesh University Common Entrance Test 2018 Notification Released


What is HPU?

Himachal Pradesh University, Named after the State of Himachal Pradesh, was established on 22nd July 1970. Himachal Pradesh University is the only multi-faculty and affiliating University in the state.


a) The eligibility is 10+2 examination or equivalent, passed with Physics, Mathematics and any one of the other elective subjects of a Board/University established by law in India with 50% marks or equivalent grade. For SC/ST candidate’s eligibility will be 45% marks or equivalent grades.

b) In case of candidates studying in University/Board/College or School in a foreign country, the eligibility/ qualifying examination will be the same as recognized equivalent to 10+2 by the University or the Association of Indian Universities with 50% marks in three subjects as detailed above in (a). For SC/ST candidates, eligibility will be 45% marks or equivalent grades.

c) The candidate should not be, more than twenty-two years (22) in age as on 1st July of the year of admission.

d) The admission of eligible foreign students shall be conducted strictly as per the guidelines of the H.P. University, Shimla. (http://hpuniv.nic.in/DISW.htm)

Important Dates:

Sl. No



1 Date of activation of online submission form (Fresh entry & Lateral entry)



Last Date of submission of application form 19-05-2018
3 Last date of correction in application form



Last Date for submission of PDF of application form in UIIT office 25-05-2018
5 Activation of downloadable Admit Card



Date of Entrance test for Fresh entry 03-06-2018
7 Date of Declaration of Entrance Exam Result



Display of Counseling Schedule on UIIT website for fresh entry 27-06-2018
9 Date of First counseling for fresh entry



Date of counseling for Lateral entry 23-07-2018
11 Date of Commencement of Classes (for all semesters)



Last date of admission 18-08-2018
13 Last date of admission (with permission of Hon’ble Vice Chancellor)


Exam Pattern:

Section Subject

No. of Questions

Paper I

a) Physics 50 MCQ
b) Mathematics

50 MCQ

Paper II

a) Aptitude Test with Logical Reasoning 40 MCQ
b) IT related GK

40 MCQ

c) English (Language)

20 MCQ