Degree Programmes

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.

S. No. Degree Offered No. of Seats Eligibility Criterion
i. B. F. Sc. (Hons.)  25 Candidate must have passed 10+2 Examination from any recognized Indian Board with the subjects – PCB /PCMB/ PCM/ Agriculture.


Note: candidates of Agriculture stream are eligible for B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture and B. F. Sc. (Hons.) degree programmes only.

ii. B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture 60
iii. B. Sc. (Hons.) Community Science 25
iv. B. Tech. (Agril. Engg.) 25
v. B. Tech. (Biotechnology) 30

Candidate must have passed Bachelor degree examination from a recognized university in the concerned field under 10+2+4/10+6 years degree. Broad eligibility qualifications for admission to different disciplines are as below:-

S. No. Degree Offered Subject/ Discipline No. of Seats Eligibility Qualification
i. M. Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology 03 B.Sc or B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture/Horticulture /Forestry/Sericulture/Biotechnology
ii. M. Sc. (Ag) Plant  Physiology 04 B.Sc. Ag./ Hort. or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture/ Horticulture.
iii. M. Sc. (Ag) Agricultural Statistics 02 B.Sc. or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture/Horticulture /Forestry/Sericulture B.F.Sc./B.Sc Agrilculture Marketing & Coop/Vet. Science/B. Tech in Agril. Engg.
iv. M. Sc. (Ag) Agricultural Economics 08 B.Sc. or B.Sc. (Hons.)Agriculture/ Horticulture /Agril. Marketing and cooperation/Forestry.
v. M. Sc. (Ag) Agronomy 14 B.Sc. (Ag.) or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture
vi. M. Sc. (Ag) Entomology 08 B.Sc. (Ag.) /Hort. / Forestry / Sericulture or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture / Hort./ Forestry/ Sericulture.
vii. M. Sc. (Ag) Extension Education 06 B.Sc. Agriculture / Horticulture / Forestry / Sericulture or B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture / Horticulture /Forestry/ Sericulture.
viii. M. Sc. (Ag) Horticulture (Vegetable Science) 03 B.Sc. Agriculture / Horticulture or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture /Horticulture.
ix. M. Sc. (Ag) Nematology 01 B.Sc. Agril./Horticulture/Forestry or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture / Horticulture / Forestry.
x. M. Sc. (Ag) Plant Breeding & Genetics 11 B.Sc. Agri. / Horticulture /Forestry or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture /Horticulture /Forestry.
xi. M. Sc. (Ag) Plant Pathology 08 B.Sc. Agri. / Hort / Forestry or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture / Horticulture / Forestry.
xii. M. Sc. (Ag) Soil Science 08 B.Sc. Agriculture / Horticulture or B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture /Horticulture.
xiii. M. Sc. (Home Sc.) Home Science Extension & Communication Management 05 B.Sc. Home Science or B.Sc. (Hons.) Home Science/ Community Science.
xiv. M. Sc. (Home Sc.) Family Resources Management 02 B. Sc. Home Science or B.Sc. (Hons.) Home Science.
xv. M. Sc. (Home Sc.) Food & Nutrition 03 B. Sc. Home Science or B.Sc. (Hons.) Home Science.
xvi. M. Tech. (Agril Engg) Processing & Food Engineering 02 B.Tech. Agril Engg./Agriculture & Food Engg./Mechanical /Civil. / Elec./ Electronics / Food Engg./Process and Food Engg. Chemical Engg.
xvii. M. Tech. (Agril Engg) Soil & Water Engineering 04 B.Tech. Agril. Engg./ Mechanical / Civil / Elec./Electronics
xviii. MBA (Agri-Business) Agri-Business 30 B.Sc. Agri.. / Hort./ Forestry/Sericulture / B. Sc. (Hons.)/ Agriculture / Hort/ Agriculture Marketing & Co- operation / Sericulture / Commercial Agril-Business Management / Forestry / B. Tech Agril.Engg. / Vet. Science/ Dairy Science / Fisheries / Food Science & Technology/ B. Tech Biotechnology.

Indian nationals having passed Master’s Degree in the concerned subject from any recognized university in India and abroad.

S. No. Subject/ Discipline No. of Seats Eligibility Qualification
i. Agricultural Biotechnology  03 M. Sc. (Agril. Biotechnology)/ M. Sc. (Ag.) Agril. Biotech / M.Sc. Mol. Biology & Biotechnology / M. Sc. (Ag.) Mol. Biology & Biotechnology/ M. Sc. (Ag.) Mol. Biology.
ii. Plant Physiology 02 Master’s degree in Plant Physiology / Crop Physiology.
iii. Agricultural Economics 02 M.Sc. (Ag.) Economics / Diary / Animal Hus Economics /Fisheries Economic.
iv. Agronomy 04 M. Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy.
v. Entomology 03 M.Sc. (Ag.) Entomology / Entomology / Plant Protection with Specialization in Entomology.
vi. Extension Education 02 M.Sc. (Ag.) Extension Education / Extension/ Education / Communication / Dairy Extension / Fisheries Extension.
vii. Plant Breeding & Genetics 04 M. Sc. (Ag.) Plant Breeding & Genetics / M. Sc. (Ag.) Genetics & Plant Breeding / M. Sc. (Ag.) Genetics.
viii. Plant Pathology 03 M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Pathology / Plant Protection with specialization in Plant Pathology.
ix. Soil Science 04 M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil Science / M. Sc. (Ag.) Soil Science & Agril. Chemistry.