AGRICET 2018 will be conducted for candidates seeking admissions into Bachelor Degree (B.Sc Agriculture) courses in Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University for diploma holders in Agriculture and Seed Technology. AGRICET 2018 Entrance Exam will be conducted on the July 29, 2018. The conducting body for AGRICET is Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University. Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University released a list of the eligible candidate along with the hall tickets on July 23, 2018.

Latest: Admit Card of AGRICET 2018 has been published, download it through the link given in the quick links section.


A large number of candidates appear for the AGRICET 2018 exam annually. This exam is conducted to grant admissions to candidates in Bachelor’s degree courses of Agriculture and Seed Technology of Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University.Other salient features about AGRICET 2018 exams are listed below.

The important dates with events regarding the AGRICET 2018 are listed in the table below:

Events Dates
Commencement of application forms 02 Jun 2018
Last date to submit the form 25 Jun 2018
Last date of late application form with late fees 29 Jun 2018
Issue of hall tickets 23 Jul 2018
Exam Date 29 Jul 2018

AGRICET 2018: Eligibility

Candidates seeking admissions in the diploma and agriculture and seed technology courses of Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University should fulfill the eligibility criterias listed below. Candidates who do not fulfil these criterias will not be granted admission in the course:

  • Applicants who will to register themselves for AGRICET 2018 should have passed two year Diploma in Agriculture/Seed Technology from ANGRAU/PJTSAU.
  • Applicants who will complete their diploma courses in the year of 2018-2019 can also apply for this exam.
  • Candidates should have complete 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission with an upper age limit 22 years for all the candidates and 25 years in respect of S.C, S.T and 27 years in respect of PH candidates.

AGRICET 2018: Application Forms

Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University had invited application forms from Diploma holders in Agriculture and Seed Technology annually. The AGRICET 2018 application form was available till June 25 2018. Candidates was able to download the forms from the official the link for which was also be provided in the application form page. Complete application form be filled with all the required formalities and send to the Convener, AGRICET 2018, Office of the Associate Director of Research, Regional Agricultural Research Station, Tirupati – 517502. Further details regarding the application form are listed in the application form page.

AGRICET 2018: Fees and Mode of Payment

The application fees for AGRICET 2018 was Rs 500 for General category and Rs. 250 for SC, ST & PH candidates. The mode of payment for the application was last time through a demand draft.

Application Form Fees
General Category Rs 500
Reserved Category (SC, ST & PH) Rs 250
Application Form with Late Fees
General Category Rs 1000
Reserved Category (SC, ST & PH) Rs 500

Certificates / documents to be enclosed with the Application

The documents listed below must be enclosed with the application form

  1. Diploma Certificate/Course completion Certificate
  2. Date of Birth Certificate
  3. Caste Certificate in case of SC/ST/BC candidates issued by the Mandal Revenue Officer.
  4. Aadhar number
  5. PH, NCC, Sports and Defense etc. Certificates issued by the concerned authorities.
  6. Study or Residence or relevant Certificates for proof of local status (last 7 years)

AGRICET 2018: Hall Ticket

The hall ticket will be made available only by online mode. A list will be released by the officials on the official website comprising of the list of candidates and their hall tickets numbers. Candidates who do not receive their hall tickets can download the Hall Ticket from the University website and attend the Test. An original (copy) for the hall ticket is made available below for the candidates below so that they can get an idea as to what will their hall ticket look like.

AGRICET 2018: Exam Scheme

The AGRICET exam is an offline exam i.e. it is a Pen-Paper based exam. The duration of the AGRICET 2018 will be 1 hour and 30 minutes. The question paper will be an objective type paper. All the questions will be Multiple Choice questions that means there will be four options provided for each question with one correct answer. The exam will have 120 questions.The examination will be conducted in the Telugu medium.

Exam conducting body Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University
Mode of Application Form Offline (download)
Official Website
Total number of seats (approx) 112 (Gov.), 72 (Private)
Examination Type Objective Type
Mode of Examination Pen and Paper Based
Medium of Entrance Test Telugu

AGRICET 2018: Exam Centers

The tentative exam centers for the AGRICET 2018 exam will be agricultural colleges in Andhra Pradesh. Candidates can choose the nearest test centre to appear for the offline exam on the date of exam. The list below comprises of the test centres for last year’s exam.

  • S. V. Agricultural College, Tirupati, Chittoor District.
  • Agricultural College,Bapatla, Guntur District.
  • Agricultural College, Naira, Srikakulam District.

AGRICET 2018: Syllabus

The AGRICET exam is an objective type exam with 120 multiple choice questions. The exam is a pen and paper based exams. Hence candidates are advised to prepare from the syllabus released by the officials to score well as all the questions will be asked from the prescribed syllabus.Candidates should prepare from the syllabus prescribed by the ANGRAU to Diploma courses in Agriculture and Seed Technology.

AGRICET 2018: Qualifying Marks

The qualifying marks percentage will be released by the officials.However the tentative qualifying marks for candidates will be at least 25% of the maximum.These candidates will be considered for the AGRICET 2018.However, for candidates belonging to scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe, no minimum qualifying mark is prescribed. But their admission will be limited to the extent of seats reserved for such categories.

AGRICET 2018: Results

A merit list will be released on the official website of the university. Candidates who will successfully qualify the exam shall be informed about the counseling date through the University website.

In case of more than one candidate secures the same combined score the tie shall be resolved considering the following pointers.

  • The total marks secured in AGRICET 2018
  • The percentage of aggregate marks secured in the qualifying examination
  • SSC Overall Grade Point
  • If the tie still persists the date of birth of the concerned candidates.

AGRICET 2018: Counselling

Candidates whose name will be appear on the official website and will receive a confirmation to attend the counselling session may must report at the auditorium, RARS, LAM, Guntur along with all the original documents.

Counseling of the candidates who have submitted application ONLINE for admission into the above courses in these Universities will be held in the Auditorium, Regional Agricultural Research Station (R.A.R.S.), Lam Farm, Guntur based on their A.P. EAMCET 2018 and also SPOT COUNSELING for all eligible candidates with AP AGRICET 2018 Ranks.

More number of candidates than required are called for Counseling and therefore this call does not guarantee admission into courses to all those who have been called for.

Candidates should report at the Counseling centre one hour before the scheduled time with all original certificates as listed in Information Brochure along with the relevant fees. The fee has to be paid on the spot during counselling on allotment of seat.

AGRICET 2018: Total number of Seats

The total number of expected vacancies for AGRICET 2018 exam is 184. A total number of 112 vacancies will be available in government agricultural colleges. A total number of 72 seats will be available in private agricultural colleges. Out of 112 seats in the governement colleges 97 seats will be for Agriculture Diploma holders and 13 seats will be for Seed Technology Diploma holders and 02 for organic Farming Diploma holders. Out of the 72 seats in private colleges 65% of the seats will be filled under Convenor Quota at the time of counseling and the remaining 35% seats will be filled by the Management of Private Agricultural Colleges from the merit list obtained from the AGRICET-2018 examination.

AGRICET 2017 Cut Offs

Last Rank for UG Course 2017-18 is given below.

AGRICET 2016 Cut Offs

Last Rank for UG Course 2016-17 is given below.

AGRICET 2015 Cut Offs

Last Rank for UG Course 2015-16 is given below.

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