Admissions

FRESHERS

Welcome to all the aspiring students for Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Pusa and let them congratulate for their success in ICAR Entrance Examination. RPCAU, Pusa embraced with natural beauty and owes its root to 1908 when Post-Graduate education in Agricuture in our country was initiated. The University was accorded Central University status on October 7, 2016 by the conversion of erstwhile Rajendra Agriculture University, Pusa and a hub of professional courses ranging from Agriculture, Management, Bio-Technology, Agricultural Engineering, Fisheries, Horticulture and Community Science. The University has transformed the perception of agriculture education in terms of its quality, holistic, personality development of students along with facilities and opportunities. We are providing a platform to inspire to “Be More”. The success story of this university is reflected from its alumni presence at national and international level in diverse field and position. We invite you to be proud member of RPCAU family.

Visiting Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Pusa is well connected by road, rail and air. The nearest railway stations are Samastipur Jn(SPJ) 20km away and Muzaffarpur Jn(MFP) 35km away, where all major trains stop.

How to reach Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Pusa (Bihar)
By Rail
Those coming from other states by train, should get down at the Samastipur Junction Railway Station, and come out from Platform No. 7 (Back Side) and take a rickshaw for Samastipur Bus Stand( distance between Samastipur Junction Railway Station and Samastipur Bus Stand is around 2 km). From Samastipur Bus Stand there are multiple public transports like Buses, Private Auto Rickshaws, etc. that will take students directly to the University Campus.

Free Shuttle Bus Service in every 2 hours will be available from Samastipur Station between 7 am to 7 pm on 4th, 6th, 13th 14th, 19th and 22nd August, 2019 that will take students directly to the University Campus. For further help a RPCAU HelpdeskCounter will be available near the enquiry counter at platform No.1 between 7 am to 7 pm.

Note: For safety purpose, students reaching to the Samastipur railway station after 7pm are requested to either stay in the railway waiting room or in a hotel near to Samastipur railway station for that night and should report in the University on the next day.

By Air
Those coming by air can take a cab from Patna Airport (Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport) to the University campus. Hired Taxi/Cab are generally charging Rs. 2500 – Rs.3000 Approximately from Patna Airport (Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport)  to the University campus.

Samastipur and Muzaffarpur has good and convenient option for visitors. However, University will also provide accommodations on request on payment basis and as per availability in their KisanGhar, Kisan Hostel, etc.

The request may be sent by e-mail to Director Education i.e. doe@rpcau.ac.in

Requisition Form can be downloaded from the below link: Click here

Dear Students, hassle free and cash less admission system introduced in this University with great success will make you feel comfortable during admission process. Kindly read the instruction carefully and be prepared accordingly on admission day.

Admission Reporting Date (UG, PG & Ph.D):

  1. For 1st Counselling: 4th and 6th August, 2019.
  2. For 2nd Counselling: 13th and 14th August, 2019.
  3. For 3rd Counselling: 19th and 22nd August, 2019.
  4. For 4th  Mop-up round counselling: 3rd and 4th Sept, 2019

Reporting Time : – 10:00 AM onwards.

Course Wise Fee Structure: 

i. UG( Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS Rs 18930/-
SC/ST Rs 16270/-
UG (B.Tech-Biotech)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS For Boys :-  Rs 48930 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 48930
 SC/ST For Boys :-  Rs 46270 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 46270
UG (Agricultural Engineering, Community Science)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS For Boys :-  Rs 18930 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 18930
 SC/ST For Boys :-  Rs 16270 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 16270
ii. PG (COF Dholi)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS Rs 16230/-
SC/ST Rs 13230/-
PG (Agri-Business Management)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS For Boys :-  Rs 58230 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 58230
 SC/ST For Boys :-  Rs 55230 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 55230
PG (Pusa Campus)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS For Boys :-  Rs 16230 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 16230
 SC/ST For Boys :-  Rs 13230 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 13230
iii. Ph.D (Pusa Campus)
Category Fee
General, OBC & EWS For Boys :-  Rs 17430 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 17430
 SC/ST For Boys :-  Rs 13470 + Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
For Girls:-  Rs 13470


Payment Mode:

  • By Debit/ Credit Card( Kindly check the transaction limit of your debit/credit card to avoid any inconvenience.
  • By Cash:- In exceptional cases and only after the approval from competent authority.


Steps of Centralized Admission System:

Step1 Download the Student Sheet from the link given below and fill it in advance before reporting for admission.

Student Sheet    :  Click here to download

Step 2 Walk to Counter No.1 (HelpDesk Counter) for your attendance.
Step 3 HelpDesk Counter i.e. Counter No.1 will inform you a place where you can wait for your turn for document verification.
Step 4 Walk to Counter No.2 (Document Verification Counter) for submitting the allotment letter, pre-filled student sheet mentioned in step 1 and original documents as mentioned in ICAR bulletins. Upon successful verification of allotment letter and other documents collect the signed copy of student sheet.
Step 5 With Signed copy of student sheet, walk to Counter No.3 (Fee Generation Counter) to generate your fee form. Collect the fee form (3 copies), Medical Form (2 copies).
Step 6 Walk to Counter No.4 (Fee Payment Counter) with the fee form to deposit your fees.
Step 7 Walk to Counter No. 5 (Final Admission Letter) to collect the one copy of signed fee receipt, debit card slip and final admission letter. *
Step 8 Walk to Counter No.6 (Hostel Allotment Counter) for Hostel Allotment.
Step 9 Walk to Counter No. 7 (ID Card Generation Counter) for generating student ID Card.
Step 10 Walk to Counter No. 8 (Society Registration Counter) to select any one society.
Step 11 Walk to Counter No.9 (Blazer and Tie Counter) for submitting the size (S, M, L, XL) and deposition of Rs. 2000 approx. in cash.
Step 12 Walk to Counter No. 10 (Bank Account Opening Counter) for opening the Bank Account. Aadhaar card will facilitate you in opening your Bank Account.
Step 13 Walk to Counter No. 11 (SIM Issue Counter) for getting new SIM cards of BSNL/Jio/Airtel. Aadhaar card will facilitate you to get the SIM Card.
Step 14 Walk to Counter No.12 (Medical Counter for Boys) / Counter No.13 (Medical Counter for Girls) for medical checkup Submit the form in the same counter upon completion of the check-up.

*Collection of final admission letter will confirm your admission. Any failure will be marked as absence of your candidature.

Admission to all the degree programmes shall be made through Competitive Entrance Examination conducted by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). Reservation policy is as per Central Government rules.

Click here to view all Degree Programmes offered by us.

 

Academic Calender of Monsoon Semester for Freshers-2019       Click here to view

Fee Structure per Semester to be  Effective from Academic Session 2019-20
(For Freshers)
Items Fee (In Rupees)
A Fee to be charged per Semester UG PG Ph.D
1 Registration fee 210 210 210
2 Admission fee 160 260 260
3 Tuition fee* 2000 2500 3300
4 Examination fee* 660 500 660
5 Library fee 330 330 330
6 Medical fee 250 250 250
7 Athletic fee 250 250 250
8 Extra Co-curricular fee 250 250 250
9 Common Room fund 100 100 100
10 Hostel fund 100 100 100
11 Seat Rent 2000 2000 2000
12 Insurance 910 910 910
13 NSS 20 20 20
14 Educational tour charges per student per tour (UG only) 3300 0 0
Sub Total (A) 10540 7680 8640
B Fees to be charged once in Academic Programme
1 Development fee 5000 5000 5000
2 University Registration fee 165 165 165
3 Migration fee 250 250 250
Sub Total (B) 5415 5415 5415
C Refundable caution/security money to be charged once in Academic Programme
1 Laboratory Caution money 500 660 900
2 Library Security money 1650 1650 1650
3 Hostel Security money 825 825 825
Sub Total (C) 2975 3135 3375
Grand Total (A+B+C) 18930 16230 17430
D Programme fee per Semester for Self Financed course
1 MBA (Agri-Business) 42000
2 MBA (Rural-Management) 42000
3 B.Tech (Bio-Technology) 30000
Mess Fee
UG  ( B.Tech Agricultural Engineering, B.Tech Biotech, B.Sc. Community Science)- Only for Boys Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
PG  ( Pusa Campus)- Only for Boys Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
Ph.D  ( Pusa Campus)- Only for Boys Rs 15000 ( 5 months Mess Charge)
Registration charges for repeat course @ Rs 300/- per course.
*Tution Fee and Examination Fee will not be charged from SC/ST category.
*Tution Fee will not be charged from OBC category.
Note:  Such OBC candidate(s) who are recipients of scholarship/fellowship/stipend shall be charged full fee as in the case of General Category.

Welcome again to Pusa and Dholi Campus…

Please check the below instructions for Admission Date and Fee Details :

Admission Date Semester Fee Details Academic Calender
5th August 2019 Vth, VIIth  & Onwards Click here to check the Fee Details Revised Academic Calender
7th August 2019 IIIrd  Click here to check the Fee Details