MSc Admissions 2017 at Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, West Bengal – Eligibility, Application Form, Entrance Exam, Application Date and more details
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 2017 sessions.
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 2017.
MSc Eligibility Criteria 2017
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 2017
The entrance test for admission to M.Sc. (Agriculture) for Crop Protection module, Crop production module, and M.Sc. (Horticulture) will be held on August 05th, 2017.
The entrance test for admission to Social Science module, Basic Science, and M.Sc. (Forestry) will be held on August 05th 2017. Before the Entrance Examination applicant required downloading UBKV M.Sc. Admission Test Admit Card/Hall Ticket 2017 & M.Sc. Merit List 2017 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 entrance test is available on the University website.
Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya MSc Admission Form 2017
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.
Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya MSc Admission Date 2017
Date of Start of Submission of Application Form: June 22nd, 2017
Last date of submission of application form: July 17th, 2017 (between 23:59 hrs.)
Publication of list of eligible applicants: July 25th, 2017
Date of Entrance Test: August 05th 2017 and August 06th 2017
Publication of Merit List: August 09th 2017
Date of counseling and admission: August 18th, 2017
Start of Classes: August 21st, 2017
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