Notice for admission in MBA (Rural Management) programme under School of Agri. Business and Rural Management for the session 2020-21.

Dr Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University
Pusa, Samastipur, Bihar-848 125

Advt. No. Admission 02/2020  Dated 08-03-2020

Admission Notice in MBA (Rural Management)

Applications are invited for admission in MBA (Rural Management) programme under School of Agri. Business and Rural Management for the session 2020-21.

Last date of receipt of application form is 31st May 2020.

Details of qualification, eligibility, application procedures are available on www.

Advertisement Date  08.03.2020
Last date of receipt of complete application 31.05.2020
Tentative date of final Admission 01st week of August, 2020



Dy. Registrar (Academic)


RPCAU, Pusa, Samastipur, Bihar invites application from motivated students for admission to MBA in Rural Management Programme under School of Agri. Business & Rural Management for the Session 2020-21.



Name of the programme Minimum qualification
M.B.A.(Rural Management) 


Bachelor’s degree (4 years course) in Agriculture & Allied sciences with minimum 60 % marks or 7.0 OGPA on 10 points scale or equivalent and qualified for XAT/CAT/MAT

All those candidates who are appearing in their final year of qualifying degree may also apply if their degree to be completed by the date of final admission.


       In case of the universities where OGPA is awarded with equivalence of percentage marks, only OGPA will be considered for determining the eligibility qualification. The percentage of marks shall be considered only for candidates coming from universities that do not award grades. 


The minimum age for admission shall be 21 years as on 31st July, of the academic year but not more than 50 years. No relaxation is admissible regarding the minimum age limit.


The merit list will be prepared by duly constituted committee as per guidelines placed below.

       (a) XAT/CAT/MAT scoreWeightage for XAT/CAT/MAT score would be 50%.

       (b) Group Discussion:       Weightage for Group Discussion would be 25%.

      (c) Interview:                        Weightage for Interview would be 25%.

The university will not provide any scholarship under this programme. A student selected under this category will have to abide by all the rules and regulations applicable to a student under normal category. The decision of the University Selection committee will be final.


Candidate will have to apply through Email (in a single PDF only) and by Speed Post both. The desirous students will submit their duly filled application along with  original Demand Draft in favour of “Comptroller, RPCAU, Pusa payable at PNB, Pusa (Branch Code PUNB0451200)”, self attested documents mentioned below through Email and hard copy in a sealed envelope super scribing “ application from MBA (RM), Advt. No. Admission 02/2020” must reach by speed post to Dy. Registrar (Academic), RPCAU, Pusa, Samastipur-848125 (Bihar) latest by 31st May, 2020 up to 5.00 p.m.

  1. Mark sheet/certificate /Transcript of High School, Intermediate and Graduation
  2. XAT/CAT/MAT score Card.
  3. Medical fitness certificate.
  4. Two passport size color photos.
  5. Any other information as per prescribed formats.
  6. Caste Certificate as per Govt. of India.

Admission will be made in accordance with the merit finalized by the committee.

(D) RESERVATION: Reservation is applicable as per Govt. of India rules.   


 Medium of instruction will be English only.


The residence in the hostel is compulsory for all students admitted in this programme.

(G) APPLICATION FEE: For General/ OBC Candidates is Rs. 1000/- and for ST/SC candidates is Rs. 500/-.


For General students
1st semester 42,000/- + 5450/- + 5415/- + 3135/-
Subsequent semester 42,000/- + 5450/-
For OBC students
1st semester 42,000/- + 2950/- + 5415/- + 3135/-
Subsequent semester 42,000/- + 2950/-  
For SC/ST students
1st semester 42,000/- + 2450/- + 5415/- + 3135/-
Subsequent semester 42,000/- + 2450/-



  1. The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  2. Fees to be paid by the applicants in form of Demand Draft from any Nationalized Bank in favour of “Comptroller, RPCAU, Pusa payable at PNB, Pusa (Branch Code PUNB0451200)”.
  3. Applications fee for General / OBC candidates is 1000/- and for SC/ST is Rs 500/-
  4. Applications fee once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
  5. Application received after the last date and without complete information or without requisite fee will be summarily rejected. The University will not be responsible for any postal delay.
  6. Applications incomplete in any respect will not be considered and will be liable to be rejected.
  7. The application in prescribed format complete in all respect along with original Demand Draft self attested copies of each certificate/ documents in sealed envelope super scribing “The application for MBA (RM), Advt. No.– Admission-02/2020” should reach at the following address latest by the 31st May 2020 up to 5.00 p.m. Application should be sent via speed/ registered post. RPCAU is not liable for any postal delay.


The Dy.Registrar (Academic)
Dr.Rajendra Prasad Central Agril. University
Pusa-Samastipur 848125, Bihar.

Important NoteA soft copy (i.e. single PDF only) of duly filled application form should also be sent on email latest by 31st May 2020 up to 5.00 p.m. positively.