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)
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.
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. email@example.com
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):
- For 1st Counselling: 4th and 6th August, 2019.
- For 2nd Counselling: 13th and 14th August, 2019.
- For 3rd Counselling: 19th and 22nd August, 2019.
- 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)|
|General, OBC & EWS||Rs 18930/-|
|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)|
|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)|
|General, OBC & EWS||Rs 16230/-|
|PG (Agri-Business Management)|
|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)|
|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)|
|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|
- 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.
Academic Calender of Monsoon Semester for Freshers-2019 Click here to view
|Fee Structure per Semester to be Effective from Academic Session 2019-20
|Items||Fee (In Rupees)|
|A||Fee to be charged per Semester||UG||PG||Ph.D|
|8||Extra Co-curricular fee||250||250||250|
|9||Common Room fund||100||100||100|
|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|
|2||University Registration fee||165||165||165|
|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|
|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.
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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|