GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology releases an official notification for admissions in Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses every year. The admission to these courses is done on the basis of an entrance exam known as GBPUAT. The admission to M.Tech programmes will be done on the basis of GATE score and B.Tech merit. Candidates can check the details about GBPUAT 2018 Admission application process, eligibility criteria, selection process and other information on this page below.

Latest: Second Counselling (16 – 17 August 2018) for vacant seats of Masters, MCA and M.tech Programmes has been released, visit “Counselling” page to check the same.

GBPUAT 2018 Admission

Candidates who want to pursue various undergraduate and master courses like MCA and PhD programmes should appear for GBPUAT 2018.The entrance exam is the gateway to admission in various UG and PG courses. Candidates can fill their application form online from the official website as per the scheduled date. Admit card for GBPUAT entrance examination 2018 will be made available for the candidates who successfully fill their application form. The entrance examination is speculated to be held in the month of June 2018. Qualified candidates, as per merit, shall be called for counselling on a specified date and time for consideration of admission.

Schedule for the GBPUAT 2018 is given below.

Event Dates
Online filing of application form for UG, Masters, MCA and Ph.D programmes 16 Feb to 31 Mar 2018
Online filing application form for M.Tech programme & Sponsored candidates for all programmes. 16 Feb to 30 Apr 2018
Last date for receipt of print out of online application form for UG, Masters, MCA and Ph.D programmes. 09 Apr 2018
Last date for receipt of print out of online application form for M.Tech. programme & Sponsored candidates for all programmes. 09 May 2018
Downloading of Admit cards 21 18 May 2018
Ph.D and Masters Entrance Exam 02 Jun 2018
Undergraduate and M.C.A Entrance Exam 03 Jun 2018
Declaration of Result 08 Jun 2018
First Counselling of UG Programme 16 to 20 Jul 2018
First Counselling of MCA & M.Tech Programme 20 to 21 Jul 2018
First Counselling of Masters Programme 21 to 23 Jul 2018
First Counselling of Ph.D. Programme 23 to 25 Jul 2018
Note: Application once submitted will not be allowed to be withdrawn and fee once paid will not be refunded in any case, neither it shall be held reserved for any other examination or selection process in future.

GBPUAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should fulfill the eligibility criteria laid down by the GB Panth University to seek admission into the various courses offered by the university. Some of the eligibility criteria are listed below.

For Undergraduate Programmes

  • Candidate should have cleared his/her major in B.Sc. Agriculture. Candidate should have cleared his/her Intermediate Agriculture/Science with Mathematics or Biology.
  • Candidate should have cleared his/her major in B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science /B.Sc. (Food Technology). Candidate should have cleared his/her Intermediate with Science, Mathematics or Biology.
  • Candidate should have cleared his/her major inf B. V. Sc. & A.H. Candidate should have cleared his/her Intermediate with Science including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English or equivalent examination. Candidates should have obtained a minimum of 50% marks for General Category and 47.5% for reserved categories (OBC, SC & ST) in aggregate in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
  • For B.Tech Programme – Pass in 10+2 examination or its equivalent with Physics and Mathematics and any one of the optional subjects Chemistry/ Biotechnology/Computer Science/ Biology.

For Master’s Programmes

  • Candidate should have cleared his/her major in Agricultural Economics -B.Sc. in Agriculture/ Fisheries/Forestry/ Horticulture/ Home Sc./Agril. Marketing.
  • Major in Agrometeorology – B.Sc. in Agriculture/Forestry/ Horticulture or B.Sc. with Physics as the major subject.
  • Candidates should have cleared their majors in Agril. Engineering (Farm Machinery & Power Engg.) and Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Candidates should have cleared their majors in Clothing & Textiles – B.Sc. Home Science/Home Economics/Family & Community Sciences with Intermediate Science.
  • Candidates should have cleared their majors in Plant Physiology – B.Sc. in Agriculture/ Zoology, Botany and Chemistry/ Horticulture/ Microbiology with Chemistry/B.Sc. Forestry.

For PhD Programmes

  • Candidates should have cleared their majors in Agricultural Economics – M.Sc.Ag. Agril. Economics/Rural Banking & Agril. Eco. or M.Sc. Dairy Economics/Livestock Economics/ Forest Economics.
  • Candidates should have cleared their majors in Electrical Engineering – Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engg./Electrical & Electronics Engg. from a recognized University/Institute and Masters’ degree in the field of Electrical Engg. from a recognized University/ Institute.
  • Candidates should have cleared their major in Human Nutrition – M.Sc. in Foods & Nutrition/Food Science & Tech./ Nutrition/Nutrition & Dietetics/ Food Science & Nutrition.
  • Candidates should have cleared their major in Biochemistry – M.Sc. Ag./M.Sc. in Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Molecular Biology & Biotech./Chemistry/Agril. Chemicals /Foods & Nutrition/ Biophysics/ Biotechnology.

GBPUAT 2018 Application Form

The application form for GBPUAT 2018 application is available online. Only Online application form procedure is available. To submit application form candidates should log on to the website www.gbpuat.ac.in. Candidates will be required to fill the form online with all the correct information without making any errors. Then the candidates will be required to download the duly filled application form and send it to official address provided on the official website. Candidates will be required to send their application form with documents mentioned by the university.

Examination/Processing Fee

  • For General and OBC – Rs. 1200/-
  • For ST/SC/PH – Rs. 600/-

GBPUAT 2018 Admit Card

GBPUAT Admit cards for the GBPUAT entrance examination will only be made available in the online mode.The GBPUAT 2018 admit card will not be made available in the offline mode. This means the admit cards will not be dispatched by post from the authorities. Candidates will have to download the hall tickets from the official website once they have successfully filled the GBPUAT application form before the last date of application submission. The admit card shall contain the signature of the candidate and other details provided by the candidates in the official form.

GBPUAT 2018 Exam Centre

Candidates will have to choose their exam centre while filing up the for. University will try and make every effort to assign the place of choice of the candidate. However, the University reserves the right to assign the candidate to any of the exam centre mentioned in the official brochure without any justification.The place once assigned to a candidate will not be changed.
Exam centres can be changed at the discretion of the University.

GBPUAT 2018 Exam Pattern

  • All candidates seeking admission to PhD Programmes shall take (i) Research Methodology (quantitative statistical methods, basic computer applications, research ethics and data interpretation) test (50%) and (ii) Subject matter test (50%). The question paper shall consist of objective type questions with 4 multiple choices.
  • All candidates seeking admission to Masters programmes and MCA programme shall take (i) Aptitude Test and (ii) Subject Matter Test. The examination shall start with Aptitude Test and after 45 minutes the question booklet of Aptitude Test shall be taken back and question booklet for group-wise Subject Matter Test paper will be distributed as per the option of the candidates (based on their qualifying examination) and major-wise.
  • There shall be one common Entrance Examination for admission to all Undergraduate Programmes. It shall be of three hours duration and shall consist of one question paper carrying 600 marks and would be of objective type with multiple choice. The bilingual question paper in English and Hindi will be supplied.

Selection Procedure

  • The Admissions Committee will decide the cutoff marks for UG and Masters programmes for the academic year for qualifying the entrance examination after the declaration of the Rank-wise list of the candidates appeared in the Entrance Examination conducted by the University. For PhD programmes, the minimum qualifying marks for admission in the entrance examination shall be 50%.
  • For PhD Programmes if the marks secured by two or more candidates are the same, the merit shall be decided on the basis of marks secured in the qualifying examination. For Masters programmes in the event of two or more candidates securing equal marks the merit shall be decided on the basis of marks secured in the Aptitude Test and then qualifying the examination. For Undergraduate programmes in the event of two or more candidates securing equal marks, the merit shall be decided on the basis of marks secured in Mental Agility then Physics, Chemistry and thereafter in the qualifying examination. In the event of tie again, a candidate with higher in age would be rated higher in merit.

Counselling

Qualified candidates, as per merit, shall be called for counselling on a specified date and time for consideration of admission to various Undergraduate, Masters, MCA and PhD programmes. The counselling will continue till the last seat in each programme is filled-up. Merit list will be uploaded on the University website (www.gbpuat.ac.in). The candidates are advised to see regularly the website of the University for counselling dates. No separate letter will be sent to the candidates.

Official website: www.gbpuat.ac.in.

For more details of GBPUAT 2018 Admission – Download Prospectus.

GBPUAT Admissions and Exams Agricultural Entrance Exams

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