Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural University

Dr. YSRHU HORTICET 2018 for BSc Honors in Horticulture

Dr YSR Horticultural University HORTICET 2018: Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural University (Dr. YSRHU), Venkataramannagudem has invited applications for admission to Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) Honors Program in Horticulture for 2018 sessions through HORTICET 2018.

The HORTICET will be held on July 18th, 2018.


Total No. of seats allotted to diploma holders is 15% of seats of B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture: i.e., 83 seats {47 (Govt. College seats) + 36 (Pvt College Seats)}.

HORTICET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have pass in Diploma in Horticulture course from Dr. YSRHU of A.P. State only.

Those who will be completing in the 2018 academic year can also apply.

The applicants should complete 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission with an upper age limit of 22 years for all applicants but relaxed to 25 years in respect of S.C. & S.T. applicants and 27 years in respect of Physically Challenged (disabled) applicants.

Exam Centre

College of Horticulture, Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural University, Venkataramannagudem-534101, Near Tadepalligudem, West Godavari Dist., on 18th July 2018 (Tuesday) from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon.

Issue of Hall Tickets

The list of eligible applicants along with the Hall Ticket numbers will be displayed in the University website i.e., www.drysrhu.edu.in.

Those applicants who have not received the Hall tickets can however download the Hall Ticket from the University website and attend the HORTICET test.

Qualifying Marks for HORTICET 2018

The qualifying percentage of marks for the HORTICET 2018 is 25% of the aggregate marks for General/BC categories and in the case of SC / ST applicants, there shall be no minimum qualifying marks for ranking the applicants in HORTICET being conducted by the Dr. YSRHU.

HORTICET Application Procedure 2018

Applicants can obtain the application form from the university website.

Applicants should make demand draft (DD) of Rs.550/- for OC/BC applicants and Rs.275/- in the case of SC, ST & PH applicants in favor of the Comptroller, Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University, payable at Tadepalligudem on any nationalized bank.

Application form duly filled must reach The Registrar, Dr. YSR. Horticultural University, Admission Office P.B.NO.7, Venkataramannagudem-534101, West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh.

HORTICET 2018 Paper Pattern

The entrance test will be of 2 hours duration.

The question paper consists of a total 200 multiple choice questions.


As per rules of Government of Andhra Pradesh; the above seats will be allocated in the ratio of 85% for local candidates and remaining 15% seats will be treated as unreserved quota.


The Syllabus prescribed by Dr. YSRHU to Diploma in Horticulture Course.

HORTICET 2018 Important Dates

Last Date for Submission of Application Form: June 28th, 2018 by 04.00 pm

Date of Common Entrance Test: July 18th, 2018 (Tuesday, 10.00 am to 12.00 noon)

Dr YSR Horticultural University HORTICET 2018 – Application, Eligibility, Dates
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