The Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV) Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya University) CET is an entrance exam for admissions in Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya University. The exam is conducted by Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya University for admissions of candidates in its various graduate and postgraduate courses.

Candidates can apply for IGKV CET 2018 online on the official website at The exam will be an offline(pen paper based) exam. The paper will consist of around of 200 MCQ questions from the undergraduate syllabus of the candidate. Candidates interested in pursuing post graduation from IGKV University can go through the article to check all the details regarding application process, eligibility, important dates, and result of IGKV CET 2018


The admission will be done through Common Entrance Test (CET) and counseling. All candidates including in-service candidate of this university as well as the Agriculture Department of Chhattisgarh Govt. interested in PG admission of IGKV have to appear in CET 2018.

IGKV CET 2018 Important Dates

Candidates interested in pursuing a postgraduate course in agriculture science can check the important dates related to the entrance exam.

Events Dates (expected)
Registration will begin from 4th week of April 2018
Last date to apply for the exam 2nd week of May 2018
Admit card would be available from 4th week of May 2018
Exam Date Last week of May 2018
Result declaration 3rd week of June 2018

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria may be different for different courses. Candidate can go through the eligibility can check whether they can apply for the exam.Candidates need to have passed their graduation with a minimum score of 6 O.G.P.A out of 10 point scale or 60% in marks system of examination or equivalent grades from a recognized University under a 10+2+4 system.

Candidates can check which courses they can apply as per their graduation course in the table.

Courses (postgraduate) Courses (eligible to apply)
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Agriculture Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture/Horticulture
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Agriculture in Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture/Horticulture/Biotechnology/ Forestry
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Agriculture in Agronomy Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Agriculture in Agricultural Statistics Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture/Horticulture only those students who have passed 10+2 with Maths are eligible
MBA (Agri Business Management) Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture/Horticulture/Agricultural Engineering
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Forestry Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Forestry
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Horticulture Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc.) in Agriculture/Horticulture
M.Tech. in Agriculture Engineering, Soil and Water Engineering B.Tech/B.Sc./B.E. in agriculture engineering, B.Tech/B.Sc./B.E. in civil engineering
M.Tech. in Agriculture Engineering, Agricultural Processing and Food Engineering B.Tech/B.Sc./B.E. in agriculture engineering
B.Tech/B.Sc./B.E. in Dairy Technology
B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering
B.Tech. in Food Engineering

Application Process IGKV CET 2018

The candidates interested in the courses offered by IGKV University can register for the entrance test. The Application process will probably commence from the 4th week of April of 2018. Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can go through the following to apply for the exam.

  • Visit the official website of IGKV at
  • Click on application form
  • Fill the basic personal and academic details in the form
  • Upload a scanned copy of your photograph and signature as per the specifications which would be mentioned in the official brochure.
  • Check all the details filled and submit the form in case there are no errors.
  • Take a print out of the application form

Application Fee

The Application fee might be Rs. 400 for the Unreserved and OBC category and Rs. 100 for SC/ST category.

Admit Card

All the candidates who would have successfully registered for the exam would be able to download the admit card from the official website once the admit card is released. Candidates may need their registration no. and date of birth to download the admit card. The candidates will have to carry their admit card to the examination centre along with a valid ID proof.

Exam Pattern

The IGKV CET exam will be offline (pen paper based) exam. The paper will consist of 200 MCQ questions which are to be attempted in a span of 120 minutes (2 hours). The candidates can expect questions from their undergraduate syllabus.


The result of IGKV University will announce the result of IGKV CET 2018 probably in the 3rd week of June 2018. The result will be announced in the form of merit list. The merit list will have candidate’s rank. The ranks will be given to the candidates on the basis of their performance in the entrance test. Candidates who have been provided a rank in merit list can take part in counselling process for admissions.


All the candidates who have been given a rank in IGKV CET 2018 would be able to take part in the counseling process. Candidates with a better CET rank will be preferred for admission. Candidates may have to submit counseling form to the University to take part in the counseling process. Candidates may have to visit the IGKV University along with the necessary documents to carry out the admission process.

Agricultural Entrance Exams

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