Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya MSc Admission 2018: Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya (UBKV) West Bengal has invited application for admission to 2 years M.Sc. (Agriculture) / M.Sc. (Horticulture) / M.Sc. (Forestry) Courses for 2018 sessions.
Check out MSc Admissions 2018 at Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, West Bengal – Eligibility, Application Form, Entrance Exam, Application Date and more details.
Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya MSc Admission 2018
- Date of Start of Submission of Application Form: July 05th 2018
- Last Date of Submission of Application Form: July 26th 2018
- Publication of List of eligible applicants: August 03rd 2018
- Date of Entrance Test: 13th August & 14th August 2018
- Publication of Merit List: August 20th 2018
- Date of Counseling and Admission: August 27th 2018
- Start of Classes: August 28th 2018
The number of seats for different disciplines is mentioned below:
(i) Agricultural Economics – 06 (GEN-1, SC-1, ST-1, OBC-B-1, GEN-2);
(ii) Agricultural Entomology – 07 (GEN-2, SC-1, ST-1, OBC-B-1, GEN-2);
(iii) Agricultural Extension – 05 (GEN-1, SC-1, ST-1, PWD (GEN) -1, GEN- 1);
(iv) Agricultural Statistics – 04 (GEN-01, SC-1, OBC-A- 1, GEN- 1);
(v) Agronomy – 08 (GEN-2, SC-1, OBC-A- 1, GEN-4 );
(vi) Biochemistry – 03 (GEN-1, SC-1, GEN-1);
(vii) Genetics & Plant Breeding – 08 (GEN-2, SC-1, OBC-A-1, GEN- 4);
(viii) Plant Pathology – 07 (GEN-2, SC-1, OBC-A-1, GEN-3);
(ix) Seed Science & Technology – 04 (GEN-1, SC-1, OBC-A-1, G-1);
(x) Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry – 08 (GEN-2, SC-1, OBC-B-1, GEN-4)
(i) Floriculture, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants – 03 (GEN-1, SC-1, GEN- 1);
(ii) Plantation Crops & Processing – 04 (GEN-1, SC- 1, OBC-A- 1, GEN-1);
(iii) Pomology & Post Harvest Technology – 05 (GEN-1, SC-1, OBC-B-1, GEN- 2);
(iv) Vegetables & Spice Crops – 05 (GEN-1, ST-1, GEN-3)
M.Sc Forestry – Forestry – 04 (GEN-1, SC-1, OBC-A- 1, GEN-1)
Age Limit: The minimum age limit for admission to M.Sc. Course in 21 years as on December 31st 2018.
MSc Eligibility Criteria 2018
Applicants must have passed Bachelor Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture or Forestry from a recognized university with a Minimum OPGA 6.5 in 10 Point Grade and at least 60% marks in Higher Secondary or equivalent examination. The minimum OGPA and marks for SC/ ST/ PWD applicants are 6.00 and 50% respectively.
The applicants intending to apply for more than one module as mentioned in the guidelines for Entrance test shall have to submit separate applications forms.
MSc Entrance Exam 2018
The entrance test for admission to M.Sc. (Agriculture) for Crop Protection module, Crop production module, and M.Sc. (Horticulture) will be held on 13th August & 14th August 2018.
The entrance test for admission to Social Science module, Basic Science, and M.Sc. (Forestry) will be held on 13th August & 14th August 2018. Before the Entrance Examination applicant required downloading UBKV M.Sc. Admission Test Admit Card/Hall Ticket 2018 & M.Sc. Merit List 2018 for Entrance Test.
Duration of the test is 1 hour 30 marks. Total marks in Entrance Test in 100 marks, Exam question is 15 Question of 2 marks, 2 questions of 5 marks & MCQ type 60 question of four alternatives each 1 mark.
There will be no Negative marks for the wrong answer. The syllabus for the entrance test is available on the University website.
Application Form has to submit online only on University website www.ubkv.ac.in on payment of Rs.600/- (Six hundred only) for General & OBC category and Rs.150/- (One hundred fifty only) for SC/ ST applicants through online and offline payment mode.
Only PWD applicants whose disability percentage are 40% or above, will be treated as exempted applicants and no fees will be required.
Applicants will have to deposit the required application fee for each application separately. On selection of offline payment mode applicant will have to deposit the required application fee to any of the branches of United Bank of India. However, no application form without deposition of the fee will be considered.