Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2019 – Dr. YSR Horticultural University will release notification for admission into M.Sc.(Horticulture) from candidates possessing B.Sc.(Hort.)/ B.Sc.(Hons.) Horticulture Degree and for Ph.D. (Horticulture) from candidates possessing M.Sc.(Hort.) Degree in various specializations. The complete detail of Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2019 such as the application form & fee, eligibility criteria, selection process etc. are given below.

Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2019

Dr. YSR Horticultural University offers admission to the following PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) for the academic year 2019-2020. Candidates can read here all the necessary details of Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2019 along with the schedule of entrance examination of M.Sc. (Hort.) and Ph.D. (Hort.) Courses for the academic year 2019-20.

Expected schedule for the Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2019 is given below.

Events Dates
Date of Notification Second week of Jun 2019
Last Date for receipt of applications  Second week of Jul 2019
Date and Time of Entrance Test
M.Sc.(Hort.) First week of Aug 2019
Ph.D.(Hort.) Second week of Aug 2019
Date & Time of Counselling for qualified candidates
M.Sc.(Hort.) Last week of Aug 2019
Ph.D.(Hort.) Last week of Aug 2019

Eligibility Criteria

Before applying the candidates need to be sure that they are eligible or not. The conducting body of the exam has set some criteria for the applicants on behalf of which the application form of candidates will accept. In order to check the eligibility the candidates can use the given information. The information is based on last year. Candidates can use this as reference only.

Qualification : The candidates seeking admission into Ph.D (Horticulture) course should have secured a minimum OGPA of 6.50/10.00 in M.Sc.(Horticulture) from ICAR Accreditated Universitites where as candidates seeking admission into Master’s Degree in Horticulture must have passed the relevant Bachelor’s Degree i.e, B.Sc. (Hort.) / B.Sc. (Hons.) Hortilculture and have secured minimum OGPA of 5.50/10.00.
Age : The upper age limit is 40 years.

Application Form

The candidates who are willing to apply for the exam will be able to fill application form to register their name. The candidates need to visit the official website of the university to know in detail. As the application form for the last year was available in offline mode. So, we are expecting the same for this year too. But if there will be found any change made by the conducting body it will be update here on this page .

Application Fee

The conducting body did not release any notification for this. So, the given information regarding application fees is based on previous year. Candidates can use it as reference information.

  • For M.Sc (Horticulture)
    • Rs.500/- (General and OBC)
    • Rs.250/- (SC/ST/PHC)
  • For Ph.D (Horticulture)
    • Rs.1000/- (General and OBC)
    • Rs.500/- (SC/ST/PHC)

Selection Criteria

M.Sc.(Horticulture) : The selection will be based on the academic record for B.Sc.(Hort.) – (50%) and performance in Entrance test (50%) for General and OBC candidates. The candidates who secures 50% or more will be eligible for interview / counselling which is relaxable in case of SC/ST candidates to the extent of seats reserved for them.The entrance test will be objective type for 200 marks, covering all relevant subjects at Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture of this University.

Ph.D. (Horticulture): The Selection will be based on academic record for M.Sc.(Hort.) (M.Sc.(Hort.) – 30%, B.Sc(Hort.) – 20%, and performance in Entrance Test (50%) for General & OBC candidates without Interview are eligible for counseling. which is relaxable in case of SC/ST candidates to the extent of seats reserved for them. The entrance test will be objective type for 200 marks in the core and non-core courses of major departments only.

Seats Intake

(I) For M.Sc.(Hort.) Programmes

A total of 48 seats (36 with stipend & 12 without stipend) with specialization in Fruit Science-9 (7+2), Vegetable Science-11(9+2), Floriculture and Landscape Architecture-8(6+2),Spices, Plantations, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops6(4+2), Post Harvest Technology-6 (4+2), Horticultural Plant Pathology- 4(3+1) and Horticultural Entomology-4(3+1).

A total of 4 seats (without stipend and with higher tution fee) in the following departments. M.Sc.(Hort.) with specialization in Fruit Science, Vegetable Science, Floriculture and Landscape Architecture, Plantation, Spices, Medicinal & Aromatic Crops, Post Harvest Technology ,Horticultural Entomology and Horticultural Plant Pathology is also available for out of state quota. Available information is based on last year , as soon as we will get any official notification we will update that information here.

(II) For Ph.D. (Hort.) Programmes

A total of 12 Seats (6 with stipend and 6 without stipend) with specializtion in Fruit Science-4(2+2), Vegetable Science-4(2+2), Floriculture and Landscape Architecture-2(1+1) and Plantation, Spices, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops -2(1+1). Out of 12 seats 6 seats with stipend and 6 six without stipend and one (1) extra seat is alloted to University toppers in M.Sc.(Hort.) Programme (Inspire fellow) from outside state universities over and above regular seats.

Official website: www.drysrhu.edu.in.

For more details of M.Sc (Horticulture) Admission candidates can check last year – Information Brochure .
For more details of M.Sc (Horticulture) outside state quota Admissions candidates can check  – Information Brochure.
For more details of Ph.D (Horticulture) Admission candidates can check – Information Brochure.

Insofar, Official details for Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and PhD) Admission 2019  has not been announced yet. Information on this page is based on last year information brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as the conducting body will release the information, will be updated here.

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