The result for ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 has been announced on September 19, 2018. The candidates can check it through online mode only With the publication of the result, the schedule for the counselling has also been announced. The online registration for the counselling will begin from September 21, 2018. ICAR conducted a re-examination for the candidates who opted for Kerala as their test center. It was mandatory for such candidates to appear for the re-test on September 16 2018. ICAR AIEEA PG is a national level entrance exam which is conducted by ICAR on an annual basis to enroll the aspirants for the postgraduate course in Agricultural & Allied Sciences. Candidates can check more details about ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 from this page.
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is responsible for managing and supervising research and education in agriculture across the country. Through 23rd All India Entrance Examination for Admission, the aspirants will be considered for enrollment in the PG course based on their performance in the written examination. The candidates can get to know the highlights of the ICAR AIEEA PG through the tabular information mentioned below.
|The Online Application Process started from||18 May 2018|
|Last Date Of Online Application|
|Update Self Declaration / Parents Signature (If uploaded wrong)||08 Jun 2018|
|Admit Card for Kerala only(Re-exam)
The Date of Issue of e-Admit Card on ICAR website
|12 Sep 2018 (after 05:00 PM)
10 Aug 2018
|Date of examination for Kerala Alone
Date of Examination
|16 Sep 2018
18 Aug 2018
|Declaration of Result||19 Sep 2018|
|Fresh AIEEA-PG 2018||16 Sep 2018|
|Registration on online counseling portal||21 to 24 Sep 2018|
|First round of allotment and downloading of provision letter||26 Sep 2018|
|Reporting at universities for document verification||27 Sep to 01 Oct 2018|
|Second round of allotment and downloading of provision letter||04 Oct 2018|
|Reporting at universities for document verification||05 to 09 Oct 2018|
Various notice regarding the ICAR AIEEA PG admission can be checked from the links provided below.
- Click here to check notification regarding fresh AIEEA-PG-2018 in Kerala examination date.
- Click Here to check the notification for conducting the fresh examination for ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 for Kerala has been published online.
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Result
The result for ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 has been announced online on its official website. No printed result is sent to the candidates individually by post/ courier. To check the AIEEA PG 2018 Result, the candidates need to log in by entering details such as Login ID and Password. Only those will be declared as qualified who will obtain minimum cut off marks.
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Counselling
The candidates whose name will be included in the merit list will be eligible to appear for ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Counselling. The candidates qualified for counseling will be considered for allocation of subject and the Agricultural University as per online counseling procedure. In the online counseling, the candidates need to submit the option for admission in any Agricultural University/ subjects. Also, at the time of counseling, the candidates need to bring along relevant certificates/ documents in proof of date of birth, category, etc.
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Reservation Policy
The ICAR reserves the following number of seats for the different categories:
|Category||Reservation of Seats|
|Physically Challenged (PC)||05%|
|Remote and Underprivileged States/ UT(UPS)||02%|
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Seat Details
The number of seats in ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 from the table below.
|Major Subject Code No||Name of the subject||Name of the sub-subject||Total number of seats (Tentative)|
|01||Plant Biotechnology||Plant Biochemistry/ Bio-Chemistry||26|
|Plant Biotech. & Molecular Biology/ Biotech||40|
|Plant /Crop Physiology||50|
|02||Plant Sciences||Plant Breeding and Genetics||136|
|Seed Science and Technology||36|
|Plant Genetic Resources||04|
|03||Physical Science||Agricultural / Agro. Meteorology||23|
|(a) Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry
(b) Soil Conservation and Water Management/ SWC
(c)Irrigation and Water Management
|04||Entomology and Nematology||Agricultural/ Horticultural Entomology||128|
|Tea Husbandry & Technology||02|
|06||Social Sciences||Agricultural Economics||101|
|Agri. Extension/ Extension Education/ Communication||106|
|Dairy Extension Education||11|
|07||Statistical Sciences||Agricultural Statistics||34|
|Vegetable Crops or Science/ Olericulture||55|
|Pomology/ Fruit Sci., Fruit Sci. & Hort. Technology||50|
|Post-harvest Technology of Horticultural Crop||12|
|Floriculture and Landscaping Architecture||33|
|Plantation Spices, Medicinal & Aromatic Crops Plants||14|
|09||Forestry/ Agroforestry and Silviculture||Forest Production & Utilization||09|
|Silviculture & Agroforestry||05|
|Tree Physiology & Breeding||02|
|Forest NRM/ Forest Management & Utilization||02|
|Wildlife Sci. (Forestry)||01|
|10||Agricultural Engineering and Technology||Soil and Water Cons. Engg./ Soil & Water Engg||37|
|Irrigation and Drainage Engg./ Irri. Water Mgmt. Engg||09|
|Post-Harvest Technology/Processing & Food Engg||34|
|Farm Machinery and Power Engg.||33|
|11||Water science and Technology||Water science and Technology||09|
|12||Home Science (Currently renamed as Community Science)||Food and Nutrition||18|
|Human Development and Family Studies||10|
|Home Management/ Family Resource Management||12|
|Clothing and Textile/ Textile & Apparel Designing||08|
|Home Science Extension/ Education/ Extn.& Comm.Mgm||13|
|13||Animal Biotechnology||Animal Biotechnology||27|
|Veterinary/ Animal Biochemistry||30|
|14||Veterinary Sciences||Veterinary Anatomy/ Veterinary Anatomy & Histology||23|
|Vety.Gynecology and Obst./ Ani.Reproduction||40|
|Vety. Medicine (Clinical/ Preventive)||40|
|Vety. Pharmacology and Toxicology||22|
|Wildlife Sci./ Wildlife Health Mgt||02|
|Veterinary Microbiology & Immunology / Bacteriology||46|
|Veterinary Surgery & Radiology||35|
|Vety. Public Health & Epidemiology/ Vety. Public Health/ Vety. Epidemiology/ Vety. Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine||33|
|15||Animal Sciences||Animal Husbandry/ Dairy Sc||18|
|Animal Genetics and Breeding||48|
|Vety./ Animal Physiology||35|
|Livestock Production and Management||46|
|Livestock Products Technology||19|
|Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension||19|
|Livestock/ Veterinary/ Animal Husbandry Economics||04|
|16||Fisheries Science||Fisheries Sciences/ Fish Env. Mgmt||01|
|Fisheries Resource Management||15|
|Fish Processing & Technology/ Fish PHT||13|
|Fish Physiol. & Biochemistry||06|
|Aquatic Animal Health Mgmt||10|
|Aquatic Env. Management||10|
|Fish Genetics/ Breeding/ Biotechnology||14|
|Fish Nutrition and Feed Tech||07|
|Fish Engg. & Technology||02|
|17||Dairy Science||Dairy Microbiology||09|
|18||Dairy Technology||Dairy Technology||17|
|19||Food Science technology||Food Technology/ Food Science & Technology (M.Sc.)||19|
|Food Safety & Quality Assurance (M.Sc.)||05|
|Food Science & Nutrition (M.Sc.)||04|
|20||Agri Business Management||Agri Business Management (MBA)||112|
|Agri.Marketing & Cooperation(M.Sc.)||03|
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Raise Objections
Candidates can raise the objection against the questions of ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 from the official Website. The direct link to raise the objection is also provided below for the sake of candidates.
Objection: Click here to raise Objection of ICAR AIEEA PG 2018.
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Mock Test
The best way to prepare for ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 is to practice as many sample papers or old question papers as possible. By giving a mock test, a candidate can prepare well by understanding the type of questions asked, how to time oneself in the exam and how to approach questions to be accurate as well as quick. Candidates can get here ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 mock test provided below:
Mock Test: Click here for the Mock Test.
ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Latest News
25 Aug 2018 – New!
ICAR has published a notice for the candidates to update the status of the qualifying examination.
18 May 2018
ICAR has released new dates and details of AIEEA PG 2018. Also, the application form process is over now.
11 Apr 2018
10 Jan 2018
Age Limit: A desirous aspirant must be minimum 19 years of age as on 31 Aug 2018.
Qualifying Examination: The candidates belonging to General category must have obtained 60% aggregate (SC/ ST/PC require 50%) in concerned field under 10+2+5 (B.V. Sc. & A.H.), 10+2+4, 10+6 years degree (B.Sc.Ag.) programmes may apply for this examination. Few options for the candidates having passed Bachelor degree with 10+2+3 year degree programme are available in only two ICAR-DUs namely IARI Pusa and NDRI Karnal in some courses. For admission in M.V.Sc., candidates must have completed B.V.Sc.& A.H. with internship before the date of admission in the allotted university.
For the 23rd AIEEA PG, the aspirants are required to pay the fee mentioned below in the table. No requests will be entertained regarding the refund of application fee by the ICAR. The application fee is tentative, therefore, liable to undergo change.
|Name of the Category||Amount of Application Fee|
|General/ OBC (NCL)/ UPS||Rs. 800/-|
|SC/ ST/ PC||Rs. 400/-|
Instructions: The ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Application Forms are available online on the official portal http://www.icar.org.in as per the official announcement. The link for the application form is provided on this page, kindly single click the link to access the form details. It is wise to read the important guidelines before filling out the application form as it could prevent you from making unnecessary errors. One must keep the important documents ready before filling the ICAR Application Form 2018.
Registration & Login: The Application forms with incomplete and incorrect details will not be accepted by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research. The Registration details such as Email ID and Mobile Number must be valid and active as all the updates will be sent through mail/ SMS. Next, you can log in using the registration details to fill the application form.
Filling the Application Form & Payment of Application Fee: You must upload the images as per the specifications mentioned in the prospectus of ICAR AIEEA PG 2018. You can make the payment through online mode (Net Banking). Once you have filled the application form, go through it once to eliminate the mistakes.
E-admit Card of ICAR AIEEA PG 2018
- E-admit card will be issued to only those candidates who will submit the application form.
- Admit Card (Hall Ticket) contains Roll Number, Center, and Venue of Examination, etc.
- The e-admit card has been uploaded on the official portal http://www.icar.org.in
- The photograph present on the admit card must be self-attested with signature and thumb impression over it.
- The access to the examination hall is strictly prohibited without the possession of admit card of ICAR AIEEA PG 2018.
- The examination was held on the 22nd and 23rd of June 2018 which happened in the online mode. But ICAR will be reconducting the examination in offline mode(OMR based) for PG on the 18th and 19th of August 2018.
- The question paper will contain topics from each of the 20 major subject-groups.
- There will be a total of 150 multiple choice questions and each question will have four options.
- Exam paper will also include 10 cross-matching type questions.
- The Time allotted for the examination will be 2.5 hours.
ICAR PG 2018 Syllabus
ICAR PG 2018 syllabus contains: plant biotechnology (4 units), plant sciences (4 units), physical science (4 units), entomology and nematology (2 units), agronomy (9 units), social sciences (5 units), statistical sciences (4 units), horticulture (2 units), forestry / agroforestry and silviculture (2 units), agricultural engineering and technology (7 units), water science and technology (4 units), home science (6 units), animal biotechnology (4 units), veterinary science (4 units), animal science (4 units), fisheries science (5 units), dairy science (4 units), dairy technology (3 units), food science technology (4 units), agribusiness management (9 units).
- Multiple Choice Questions: For each correct multiple choice response, 4 marks will be awarded whereas 1 mark will be deducted for an incorrect answer.
- Cross-matching type questions: 1 mark will be allotted for correct pairing and 0.2 marks will be deducted for the incorrect one.
Click here to download ICAR AIEEA PG 2018 Information Brochure.
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