The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) invites online applications from Indian Nationals, in the prescribed format, for 23rd AIEEA-UG-2018 and AIEEA-PG-2018 to fill 15% seats for Bachelor degrees (100% for NDRI Karnal, RLB CAU, Jhansi, and Dr. RP CAU, Pusa, Bihar) and 25% seats for Master degrees (100% seats for ICAR Deemed-to-be-Universities, viz., IARI, IVRI, NDRI and CIFE + Dr. RPCAU, Pusa Bihar) for Master degrees in universities under ICAR-AU system including Central Agricultural University Imphal; Central Universities with Agricultural faculty (B.H.U., ViswaBharati, Nagaland University, A.M.U. for the academic session 2018-19. The admissions will be done in the accredited programmes of accredited colleges under the accredited Agricultural Universities only. AIEEA-UG-2018 does not include admission to Bachelor degree programme in Veterinary Sciences.
All India Competitive Examination for centralized admission to 25% seats for Ph.D. degree programmes in the field of Agriculture and Allied Sciences will also be conducted along with AIEEA-PG-2018 in AUs and 100% seats of Dr. RP CAU, Pusa, Bihar (other than IARI, IVRI, NDRI & CIFE) and the award of Junior/Senior Research Fellowship (JRF/SRF-PGS).
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|ICAR AIEEA PG||02nd week of June 2018|
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ICAR Entrance Exams
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) conducts All India Entrance Examination to shortlist aspirants for admission in undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in agriculture and allied sciences.
For details of admission, visit the following links.
- All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA-UG)
- All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA-PG)
- All India Competitive Examination (AICE) Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) PhD Degree Programmes (PGS)
List of Universities
Central Agricultural Universities
The Central Agricultural University was established by an act of Parliament, the Central Agricultural University Act 1992 (No.40 of 1992). The Act came into effect on 26 January 1993 with the issue of necessary notification by the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Government of India. The university became functional with the joining of the first vice-chancellor on 13 September 1993.
- Central Agricultural University,P.O. Box 23, Imphal-795004, Manipur
- Rani Laxmi Bai Central Agricultural University,Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh
- Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University,Pusa (Samastipur)
Deemed university, or Deemed-to-be-University, is an accreditation awarded to higher educational institutions in India, conferring the status of a university. It is granted by the Department of Higher Education. To quote the MHRD, “An Institution of Higher Education, other than universities, working at a very high standard in specific area of study, can be declared by the Central Government on the advice of the UGC, as an Institution ‘Deemed-to-be-university’. Institutions that are ‘deemed-to-be-university’ enjoy academic status and privileges of a university.
- ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
- ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal
- ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar
- ICAR-Central Institute on Fisheries Education, Mumbai
State Agricultural Universities
State Agricultural Universities (SAUs) are the predominant class of agricultural universities in India. A SAU is usually a university established by an act of state legislature with a dedicated mandate of teaching, research and extension in agriculture and related disciplines.
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