IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 - Important Dates, Syllabus, Application Process, Number of Seats, Result, and Counselling


International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad conducts the Undergraduate Entrance Examination (UGEE) every year. The examination is conducted for admission to a 5-year dual degree (B.Tech. + MS) programme offered at the institute. Candidates can get admission into the following programmes:

  1. Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering and Master of Science in Computer Science and Engineering by Research (CSD)
  2. Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Communication Engineering and Master of Science in Electronics and Communication Engineering by Research (ECD)
  3. Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Master of Science in Computational Linguistics by Research (CLD)
  4. Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Master of Science in Computational Natural Sciences by Research (CND)

Candidates who qualify the exam are required to appear for the interview for admission. To know more about the IIITH UGEE 2020 exam such as eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, etc, read the complete article.

IIITH also accepts JEE Main scores for admission to B.Tech. courses.

IIITH UGEE 2020 Latest Update - The applications for the IIITH UGEE 2020 exam will release in the second week of February 2020. The exam is scheduled to be conducted in the last week of April 2020.

IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 Highlights

Exam Name

Undergraduate Entrance Examination (UGEE)

Exam conducting authority

International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad (IIITH)

Official website


Exam level


Exam mode


Application mode


IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 Important Dates

The tentative schedule for IIITH UGEE 2020 exam as per the previous year schedule is as under:

Exam Events

Important Dates

Application process begins

Second week of February 2020

Application process ends

Last week of March 2020

Admit card availability

First week of April 2020

IIITH UGEE 2020 Exam

Last week of April 2020

Result announcement

Second week of May 2020

Seat Allotment (Round 1)

Second week of June 2020

Seat Allotment (Round 2)

Last week of June 2020

Seat Allotment (Round 3)

First week of July 2020

Seat Allotment (Round 4)

Second week of July 2020

IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 Pattern & Syllabus

Admission to the institutes will be done based on the entrance exam score and interview performance. The entrance exam (UGEE) will be conducted in two parts as under:

  1. Part/ Section 1 - Subject Proficiency Test
  2. Part/ Section 2 - Research Aptitude Test

All the questions will be of Multiple Choice type. The total duration of the exam will be 3 hours (1 hour for Section-1 and 2 hours for Section-2). The exam will be conducted through computer-based mode. Thus, in details the UGEEE exam will be of the following format:

Sections/ Parts



I-Subject Proficiency Test (SUPR)

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

1 Hour (9:00 AM to 10:00 AM)

II-Research Aptitude Test (REAP)

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

2 Hours (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)

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Both sections will have questions from the same subjects. However, section-I will test the subject knowledge while Section-II will test the creative and critical thinking.

The institute releases the sample papers for both the sections to help students in understanding the exam pattern well. Here are the sample papers of the 2019 exam.

Official Sample Paper for Section-I (SUPR)

Official Sample Paper for Section-II (REAP)

IIITH UGEE 2020 Syllabus

As per the official website, the syllabus for both the sections will be the same as per the CBSE syllabus for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics of Class XI and XII. So, candidates must stick to their class XI and XII syllabus.

IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 Eligibility

Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before moving ahead with the application process:

  • Candidates must have passed class 12th or equivalent from a recognised state or central board with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as compulsory subjects. The minimum aggregate marks should be 60%.

IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 Application Process

The applications for the IIITH UGEE 2020 exam are expected to be released in the second week of February 2020 and will remain active till the last week of March 2020. Candidates interested in pursuing the dual-degree course must submit their applications before the last date of submission. The steps to complete the application process are as under:

Steps to Fill the IIITH UGEE 2020 Application Form -

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the link for registration.
  • Enter the basic details asked for such as name, mobile number, email ID, etc. for completing the registration process.
  • On successful registration, you will receive a registration Id and password at your registered email ID.
  • Login using the registration number and password.
  • Provide details such as personal, educations, contact details, etc.
  • After completing the form, move to the fee payment section.
  • Pay the fee through any mode of payment.
  • After successful fee payment, submit the application form.
  • Take a print of the confirmation page for future reference.

Application Fee

The application fee for the UGEE exam is ₹ 2000/-. Candidates must note that the application fee is non-refundable.

Other Details

IIITH UGEE 2020 - Number of Intakes

The number of seats for different programmes as per the previous year data is as under:


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IIITH UGEE 2020 Admit Card

The IIITH UGEE 2020 admit card will be released in the first week of April 2020. Candidates who have successfully submitted the application form can download the admit card from the official website using their login details. Admit card is mandatory to carry to the examination center for making entry to the examination hall. No candidate will be allowed to appear for the exam without admit card. Details such as the candidate’s name, roll number, exam time, day, and center, etc. are mentioned on the admit card. If candidates find any error in the details, they must inform to IIIT Hyderabad.

IIITH UGEE 2020 Result

IIITH UGEE 2020 result is scheduled to be released in the second week of May 2020. The result will be made available at the official website and candidates can check the same using their login ID and password. Those who clear the UGEE exam will be called for the interview round. A rank/ merit list will be prepared after the interview round based on candidates’ performance in the exam and the interview.

IIITH UGEE Exam 2020 Counselling

IIIT Hyderabad will conduct the counselling process through online mode for allotting seats to the qualified candidates. The seats will be allotted on the basis of the merit list and preference given by the candidates. Candidates are required to confirm the allotted seat by paying a specified amount of the fee. The counselling process is conducted in multiple rounds.

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