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ICAR’s 17th ALL INDIA ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR ADMISSION TO BACHELOR (AIEEA-UG-2012) AND MASTER (AIEEA-PG-2012) DEGREE PROGRAMS IN AGRICULTURE AND ALLIED SCIENCES AT AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITIES FOR 2012-13.

NOTIFICATION The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) invites applications from Indian Nationals, in the prescribed format, for ICAR’s 17th AIEEA-UG-2012 and AIEEA-PG-2012 on 100% seats at ICAR-Deemed Universities (Bachelor degree at NDRI Karnal only while Master degrees at IARI, IVRI, NDRI and CIFE), and on 15% seats (tentative) for Bachelor degrees and 25% seats (tentative) for Master degrees at State Agricultural Universities, Central Agricultural University Imphal, Central Universities with Agricultural Faculty (Banaras Hindu University, Viswa Bharati, Nagaland University and Aligarh Muslim University (for PG only) and SHIATS Allahabad for the academic session 2012-13. Bachelor Degree programmes (viz. B.Sc./B.Tech./B.F.Sc. etc.) are in the subjects of Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries, Forestry, Home Science, Sericulture, Biotechnology, Agricultural Engineering, Dairy Technology, Food Science, Agricultural Marketing, Banking & Co-operation. Master’s Degree programmes are in the field of Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Agri. Engineering, Home Science, Biotechnology, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Dairy Technology, Fisheries, Veterinary, and allied sciences. Based on the results of AIEEA-UG-2012 examination, National Talent Scholarships (NTS) will be awarded to Bachelor degree students whereas based on the merit-rank in AIEEA-PG-2012 examination, 475 ICAR-Junior Research Fellowships(JRF) will be awarded to Master's degree students. (This examination does not include admission to Bachelor degree programmes in Veterinary Sciences.) The procedure for online application, which is being introduced for the first time, has been described in the Information Bulletin. This year the applications will be received, both Online and Offline. For receiving application Online, a new provision has been kept to deposit the application fee either through Bank challan of Syndicate Bank or credit/debit card using Payment Gateway of Syndicate Bank. Additional details can be seen in the respective Information Bulletins/ ICAR website. Important Dates: 1. Dates of Examination: UG: Saturday, the 14th April 2012 during 10:00-12:30 hrs PG: Sunday, the 15th April 2012 during 10:00-12:30 hrs 2. Sale of Information Bulletin/Application Forms: 26th December 2011 to 15th February 2012 3. Eligibility Criteria: 3.1. Age: For AIEEA-UG-2012: (UG Examination) For AIEEA-PG-2012: (PG Examination)

Between 17 and 23 years as on 31st August 2012. (must have been born between 01.09.1989 to 01.09.1995). Not less than 19 years as on 31st August 2012. (must not have been born after 01.09.1993)

Food Science & Technology. Pass in English in 10+2 examination is essential for admission in some of the Universities.20/4 respectively. Fisheries. OBC and UPS categories whereas for SC/ST/PH the requirement is 50% marks (Equivalence between OGPA and % marks will not be acceptable). Qualifying Examination: 3.H. For AIEEA-PG-2012: Bachelor’s degree (or appearing in final year examination).Sc.2.1. entire amount of fellowship received by him/her shall have to be refunded with interest and he/she will not be entitled for fresh ICAR-JRF(PGS). In other cases. can also appear in AIEEA-PG-2011 examination for securing ICAR-JRF(PGS).2. Biotechnology. where grade-points are not awarded and only marks are awarded. Agricultural Engineering. (Few seats are also available for candidates having Bachelor degree with 10+2+3 year degree programme) with required Overall Grade Point Average (OGPA) of 6. 2. the candidate must have secured at least 60% marks for General. Basic and allied sciences under 10+2+5 or 10+2+4 years degree programmes. Marketing Banking and Cooperation. OBC and UPS categories whereas for SC/ST/Physically Handicapped (PH) categories the said requirement is an OGPA of 5.V.Sc. Process & Food Engineering. The in-service candidates. Reservation for OBC in Central Educational Institutions/ Universities will be as per Government of India/ Hon'ble SC directives/ University rules. Horizontal reservation of 3% for Physically Handicapped (PH). if a ICAR-JRF(PGS) holder seeks fresh admission.60/10. & A. Computer Science. Candidate appearing for 10+2 examination can also apply but shall produce 10+2 pass certificate with required % marks at the time of counseling. Agri.75/5. 5. Dairy Technology.5% for Scheduled Tribes (ST). 3. 4. UPS and OBC categories or 40% marks in aggregate for admission under SC. 3. about 475 ICAR-Junior Research Fellowships for postgraduate studies (ICARJRF(PGS)) in 20 major subject groups are awarded for two years in Agricultural Universities including State Agricultural Universities.3. seeking admission to ICAR-Deemed universities. However. National Talent Scholarship (NTS) is awarded to candidates selected through AIEEA-UG2012 examination and if joining an Agricultural University located outside their state of domicile. Veterinary.25/5.V.60/4 for General. with Internship before the date of registration for admission in the concerned University. 2. Home Science. Sericulture. and 2% for Under-Privileged States (UPS) category is also available. Reservation: 15% seats in all subjects are reserved for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC) and 7. 2. currently studying for their Master’s degree in 1st year.Sc. Dairy Engineering.60/10. Reservation in PH and UPS categories will be . Candidates. SHIATS Allahabad and ICAR-DUs. Karnal where admissions for 100% seats are made on All India basis through ICAR Entrance Examination. in the field of Agriculture.V. should see their respective website. ICAR-JRF(Post Graduate Studies)(PGS): Based on the merit in the AIEEA-PG-2011 examination.2. 6. ST and PH categories in 10+2 examination or equivalent/Inter (Agriculture) with PCM/ PCB/ PCMB/ PCA/ PCH subject combinations. Horticulture. provided their Bachelor degree is not from the same AU (except NDRI Karnal). For AIEEA-UG-2012: Must have passed and obtained not less than 50% marks in aggregate for admission under General. programmes.2. Forestry.That means JRF will be given to only those candidates who join the Master degree programme in the University other than from where he/she has obtained his/her Bachelor’s degree except at NDRI. For admission in M. the candidate must have completed B. CAU and CUs with agriculture faculty./ B. Candidate having a compartment/ supplementary in any of the subjects will not be eligible unless proof of having cleared the examination with requisite percentage is available.

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