Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University invites eligible candidates for admission in to the P.G. Courses detailed hereunder For admission into M.Sc. level courses, candidates belong to Andhra Pradesh, who fulfill the residential requirements of A.P. Educational Institutions Order 1974 (Presidential Order) possessing Bachelor Degrees in the fields concerned only are eligible. Candidates from other states should seek admission into M.Sc. and Ph.D. courses through the All India Examination conducted by the New Delhi.

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ANGRAU PG Admission 2017

ANGRAU PG Admission 2017 notification is released. Eligible candidates can apply online as per the schedule from the link given below. Filled Application Form should reach to the university on or before the last date of receipt of the application form.

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Candidates who have applied on or before last date and paid application fee will be issued Admit Card for ANGRAU PG Admission 2017.

Important Dates for PG Entrance Exams are given below.

Eligibility Criteria

Ph.D Courses

Master of Science or an equivalent examination in Agriculture or Home Science/ (or) Agricultural Engineering, as the case may be, in the concerned field of specialisation atleast with 50% marks in the aggregate under traditional system of examination or an OGPA of 3.25 or above in 4.00 point scale or OGPA of 7.50 or above in 10.00 point scale in grade point system. In the case of SC and ST candidates, a pass in the Degree of Master of Science in Agriculture or Home Science as the case may be under traditional system or OGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00 or 7.00 out of 10.00 under Grade Point system is sufficient. The Basic Degree i.e., B.Sc.(Ag.)/ B.Sc.(Home Science)/ B.H.Sc.(Rural) / B.Tech. (Ag. Engg. & Tech.) of 4 years duration from ANGR Agricultural University or from any State Agricultural University (SAU) or Central Agricultural University (CAU).

Students who passed M.Sc.(Ag.) in Seed Science and Technology are eligible for Ph.D. course in any of the subjects/major fields i.e., Genetics and Plant Breeding, Plant Physiology, Plant Pathology, Entomology and Agronomy and the students who passed M.Sc.(Ag.) in Plant Biochemistry are eligible for Ph.D. Course in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology and Microbiology subject to the condition that they should study the deficiency courses from among the core courses prescribed for M.Sc.(Ag.) in the concerned major field of study.

AGE: The upper age limit is 40 years as on 1st July of the year of admission.

M.Sc Courses

Candidates seeking admission into any of the following Master’s Degree courses must have passed the relevant Bachelor’s Degree examination specified against each course from the ANGRAgricultural University or from any State Agricultural University (SAU) or Central Agricultural University (CAU).

NRI / Industry Quota : : In M.B.A. (Agribusiness Management) course10% ( 5 Seats) are reserved for NRIs / Industry Sponsored Candidates. 5% of the seats shall be provided to NRIs / and 5% to Industry sponsored candidates. If candidates of one category are not available they shall be allotted to the other category. NRIs should have studied relevant bachelor degree programme prescribed against the course aborad.

For Industry Quota the candidates should possess the qualifications prescribed above and also two years relevant experience in Agribusiness Sector. They should be sponsored by the Industry / Organization. The candidates under NRI / Industry quota need not appear for entrance test. They shall be selected based on merit.


Selection Criteria

M.Sc. (Ag.) / M.Sc. (Home Science) / M.Tech (Ag. Engg.): The selection shall be based on the previous academic record at Under Graduate level and performance in entrance test and the weightage would be in the ratio of 30:70. The entrance test shall be comprehensive one, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the concerned Bachelor degree requirements of this University.

M.B.A Agri-Business Management: The selection shall be based on the performance in an writtten test, group discussion & interview. The written test is designed to evaluate Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability and Test of Reasoning, General English / Language Skills, General Knowledge and Current Affairs.

Only women candidates are eligible for M.Sc.(Home Science) course

The candidates should appear for the above entrance tests / group discussion / interview as the case may be at their own expense. The entrance tests shall be of 2 hours duration with objective type questions in English and answers must be written in English. The qualifying marks in entrance test shall be 50% which is relaxable for SC/ST candidates to the extent of seats reserved for them.

Weightage as indicated below will be given subject to a maximum of 5 marks on production of certificates for achievements in NCC/NSS/Sports/Games/Cultural/Literary activities at B.Sc. level:International level – 3 marks, Inter State Level – 2 marks, Inter University Level – 1 mark.

Ph.D Courses

The weightage of marks will be as follows:

  • Entrance Test – 50 %
  • M.Sc. level – 30 %
  • B.Sc. level – 10 %
  • Interview Performance – 10 %

The Qualifying marks in entrance test shall be 50% . In case of SC/ST candidates there are no qualifying marks to the extent of seats reserved for them.

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