ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 – NTA has extended the last date to apply for ICAR AIEEA UG. The registration was to end on March 31, 2020. However, it has been extended until April 30, 2020. Exam date for AIEEA UG is June 01, 2020. Admit card for the exam is due to be issued on May 08, 2020. NTA AIEEA UG is a national level examination, conducted for admission of candidates in B.Sc (H) in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, community science, sericulture and B.Tech in agricultural engineering, dairy technology, food technology, bio-technology, B.F.Sc, food nutrition and dietetics courses. Check ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 exam dates, syllabus, exam pattern, and more details from this page.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 is the only all India level entrance exam for admission in the ICAR Bachelor Degree programmes in Agriculture and allied sciences (other than veterinary sciences) in 15% university seats. Also from one particular state, 40% of candidates become eligible for admission in any agricultural university / subject. For important dates of ICAR AIEEA UG 2020, check the table below:
|ICAR AIEEA UG 2020||Dates|
|Online application form released on||01 Mar 2020|
|Last date to apply for the exam|
|Corrections in application form can be done from||25 Apr to 02 May 2020|
|Issuance of admit card||08 May 2020|
|Exam date for AIEEA UG 2020||01 Jun 2020|
|Date for announcement of result||15 Jun 2020|
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Application Form
The application form of ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 is only available online. Candidates can fill it by following the steps below:
Step 1 – Click on the link above and go to the registration page.
Step 2 – Next, the candidates need to click on blue ‘New Registration’ button and read all the displayed instructions.
Step 3 – Then, the candidates have to register by filling following type of details:
- Personal details
- Address details
- Choose password
- Security pin
Step 4 – After this, the candidates gets an application number. By entering application number and password, the candidates can login and fill details in the application form of ICAR AIEEA UG 2020.
Step 5 – Once all the details are filled, candidates have to upload images in the form.
Step 6 – Lastly, the candidates need to pay the application fee, which is as follows:
|General / OBC-NCL and UPS / EWS||Rs. 750|
|SC / ST / PwD / Transgender||Rs. 375|
Mode of fee payment – Net banking / credit card / debit card / UPI.
Courses available for admission via ICAR AIEEA UG 2020
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 is only held for few particular courses. The list of these courses is as follows:
- 01 – B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture
- 02 – B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture
- 03 – B.F.Sc.
- 04 – B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry
- 05 – B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science
- 06 – Food Nutrition and Dietetics
- 07 – B.Sc. (Hons.) Sericulture
- 08 – B. Tech. Agricultural Engineering
- 09 – B. Tech. Dairy Technology
- 10 – B. Tech. Food Technology
- 11 – B. Tech. Bio- Technology
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Eligibility Criteria
It is mandatory for all the candidates to satisfy the eligibility criteria of AIEEA UG 2020. Only if candidates qualify the eligibility criteria, they get admission. It is as follows:
Nationality – The applying candidate should be an Indian National.
Age – The candidate should be 16 years old, as on August 31, 2020.
Educational Qualification – Those who are applying for the examination should have
- Must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board, with minimum prescribed marks/grade, after a period of 12 years of study
- Must have secured minimum of 50% marks. This criteria is 40% for the candidates belonging to SC / ST / transgender / PwD category.
Candidates who got compartment / supplementary are not eligible for AIEEA UG 2020.
|Subjects which you must have passed in 10+2||Subjects you need to attempt in entrance examination|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture||PCB / PCMB / PCM / Inter-Agriculture||PCB / PCM / PCA / ABC|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture||PCB / PCMB / PCM / Inter-Agriculture||PCB / PCM / PCA / ABC|
|B.F.Sc.||PCB / PCMB / Inter-Agriculture||PCB / PCA / ABC|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry||PCB / PCMB / Inter-Agriculture||PCB / PCA / ABC|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science||PCB / PCMB / PCM||PCB / PCM|
|Food Nutrition and Dietetics||PCB / PCMB / PCM||PCB / PCM|
|B.Sc. (Hons.) Sericulture||PCB / PCMB / PCM||PCB / PCM|
|B. Tech. Agricultural Engineering||PCM /PCMB||PCM|
|B. Tech. Dairy Technology||PCM /PCMB||PCM|
|B. Tech. Food Technology||PCM /PCMB||PCM|
|B. Tech. Bio- Technology||PCM / PCMB / PCB||PCM / PCB|
One important thing which the candidates must note is that the students with compartment shall not be allowed to appear in the examination unless and until they secure the minimum marks as mentioned above.
Condition for Award of National Talent Scholarship (NTS)-2020
National Talent Scholarship (NTS) is available through concerned agriculture University, to every candidates admitted on ICAR seat. NTS is only awarded after the completion of the online counselling. Candidates can check complete details about the scholarship from here.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Exam Pattern
To qualify the exam, candidates must know the exam pattern for ICAR AIEEA UG 2020. It is as follows:
Mode of AIEEA UG 2020 – The exam shall be held in computer based mode.
Duration – It is a 2 hour and 30 minutes examination.
Language of paper – The questions paper is prepared in Hindi and English language.
- Candidates get question paper in that language, which they filled in the application form.
Number of question – In the exam, candidates have to solve 150 questions.
- 50 questions are asked from each subject.
Type of questions – All the questions in the exam are of multiple choice type.
- Candidates get 4 answer options and only 1 of it is correct.
Marking scheme – Candidates get 4 marks for correct answer. For selecting wrong answer, negative marking of 1 mark is done.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Admit Card
The admit card of AIEEA 2020 is only issued online, on nta.ac.in and icar.nta.nic.in. It is only issued to those candidates who submit form in the prescribed format. The exam date, time, center is mentioned on the admit card and candidates need to appear for the exam as per it. Along with the admit card, candidates must also bring following documents at the exam hall – one passport size photograph, photo id card, PwD certificate, if applicable.
The following details are mentioned in ICAR admit card 2020:
- Roll Number
- Subject Group
- Date of Birth
- Centre Name
- Important instructions, etc.
If there is any error in the admit card, then candidates need to contact the authority at the helpline number. The candidates must contact between May 10 to 25, 2020, at anytime between 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The candidate have to appear with the admit card at the center and their NTA shall take necessary action in recorder later.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Exam Schedule
NTA shall conduct AIEEA UG 2020 in a single say. The schedule of the exam is as follows:
|Particular||Start Time||End Time|
|Exam time||9:30 am||12:00 noon|
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Answer Key
The answer key of ICAR AIEEA 2020, along with the question paper and response sheet are displayed within few days of the exam. These are released online, in the login. Candidates need application number and password to check it. Each candidate gets their own answer key and paper in the login.
Candidates can use it all predict their score in the exam. NTA allows candidates to challenge the answer key. To do so, candidates need to pay objection fee of Rs. 1000. NTA then check all the objections and on the basis of the valid challenges, updates the answer key.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Result
The result is also announced in the login. In it, score and rank of the candidates is mentioned. The result if AIEEA UG is final and is not open for re-checking. The score of the exam is determined on the basis of the final answer key. Whereas, the rank is prepared on the basis of score in the exam.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Counselling
The admissions to the seats to the eligible students shall be conducted through the ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Counselling. Only those students shall be able to participate in the counselling who secured a rank in the merit list declared by the exam conducting body. The counselling of ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 shall be conducted in an online manner.
For the counselling purpose, the student shall have to pay a registration fee of Rs 2000. It will be adjusted against the remaining balance at the time of fee submission. Also, the auto upgradation of choices shall be available in the case, more than one choice is available for the counselling. They can check the information brochure for complete information about the ICAR AIEEA UG.
ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 Information Brochure
The brochure for the exam has been released online, at icar.nta.nic.in. It has been released as a pdf and the candidates can find all the details related to the exam in it. To download the brochure, click the link below.
- Click here to download ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 information brochure.
AIEEA UG 2020 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : The official website is icar.nta.nic.in
Ans : There are many books available in the online and offline market for B.Sc agriculture entrance 2020. You may consider buying books like B.Sc. Agriculture Entrance Exam 2019 by Arihant expert, AIEEA-UG Entrance Exam Guide by RPH Editorial Board Paperback, ICAR: AIEEA-UG (B.Sc. Agriculture) Entrance Exam Complete Guide (English) 2018 Edition Unknown Binding.
Ans : As per the information in the brochure, the students must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent by securing not less than 50% marks in aggregate for General, OBC (NCL), UPS, EWS categories and 40% marks in aggregate for SC, ST, Transgender, PwD categories.
Ans : No, there is no reservation for women candidates in ICAR AIEEA UG 2020 entrance exam.
Ans : ICAR stands for Indian Council for agricultural research and is the apex body for agricultural education and research in India. ICAR has handed over the responsibility of conducting AIEEA UG exam to National Testing Agency (NTA).
Ans : Candidates are offered admission in UG agriculture courses based on their performance in the entrance exam and fulfilment of the eligibility criteria of the exam.
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