Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2018 – Dr. YSR Horticultural University will be 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 2018 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 2018

Dr. YSR Horticultural University offers admission to the following PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) for the academic year 2018-2019. Candidates can read here all the necessary details of Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2018 along with the schedule of entrance examination of M.Sc. (Hort.) and Ph.D. (Hort.) Courses for the academic year 2018-19.

Expected schedule for the Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2018 is given below.

Events Dates
Date of Notification fourth week of June 2018
Last Date for receipt of applications fourth week of July 2018
Date and Time of Entrance Test
M.Sc.(Hort.) first week of Aug 2018
Ph.D.(Hort.) first week of Aug 2018
Date & Time of Counselling for qualified candidates
M.Sc.(Hort.) fourth week of Aug 2018
Ph.D.(Hort.) fourth week of Aug 2018

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates seeking admission into Master’s Degree course in Horticulture must have passed the relevant Bachelor’s Degree i.e, B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture with an OGPA of 5.5/10 and for Ph.D. a minimum of 6.50/10.00 OGPA in M.Sc.(Horticulture) from ICAR Accreditated University.

Age: The upper age limit is 40 years.

Seats Intake

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

M.Sc.(Hort.) with specialization in Fruit Science (7), Vegetable Science (9), Floriculture and Landscape Architecture (6) and Spices, Plantations, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops (4), Post Harvest Technology (4), Horticultural Plant Pathology (3), Horticultural Entomology (3) seats with a total of 36 regular seats and 4 extra seats to outside state students in above specializations.

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

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

Application Form

Applications duly filled in together with Demand Draft and all the prescribed certificates should be sent to “The Registrar, Dr.Y.S.R. Horticultural University, Administrative Office, Post Box No.7, Venkataramannagudem, Near Tadepalligudem, 534101, West Godavari District on or before third week of June 2018.

Applications received after due date will not be entertained. University will not be held responsible for any Postal delay.

Application Fee

  • For general category:
    • Rs.500/- (Rupees Five hundred only) for M.Sc.(Hort.).
    • Rs.1,000/- (Rupees one thousand only) for Ph.D. (Hort.).
  • Rs.250/- and Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PHC.

Selection Criteria

M.Sc.(Horticulture) : The selection shall be based on the weightage for previous academic record (B.Sc.-30%, Intermediate – (10+2) – 10%, S.S.C – 10% ) and performance in Entrance test (50%). General and OBC candidates with 50% or more than 50% marks in entrance test are eligible for interview/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, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the concerned Bachelor degree requirements of this University.

Ph.D. (Horticulture): The Selection shall be based on the previous academic record (M.Sc.(Hort.) – 30%, B.Sc(Hort.) – 10%, and performance in Entrance Test (50%) and 10% for interview. Candidates with 50% or more than 50% marks in entrance test are eligible for interview/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 the major department only.

Official website: www.drysrhu.edu.in.

For more details of Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission check 2017’s – Information Brochure.

Insofar, official details of Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2018 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as Dr. YSR Horticultural University releases Dr. YSR Horticultural University PG (M.Sc and Ph.D.) Admission 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.

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