Mode of Application
START DATE - END DATE
14th Aug, 2017 - 06th Sep, 2017
Indira Gandhi Agricultural University (IGAU) is a public university located in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India established on January 20th, 1987. The University is recognized by UGC and has 15 affiliated colleges and 16 constituent colleges and offers a range of education in professional and academic courses in in three faculties i.e. Agriculture, Horticulture and Agricultural Engineering. The University offers admission to following research program for the year 2017:
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
Candidates with the relevant PG qualification can register for the above-mentioned program. The university provides reservation of seats/ relaxation of marks for SC/ST/OBC etc. as per the rules of the Government and norms of the university.
Candidates can register for admission by filling the online/offline application form and submitting the required processing fee, on or before Sep 6th, 2017. Admission to PG programs is done on the basis of merit of the candidate in entrance test (CET) conducted by the university followed by counseling.
14th Aug, 2017 - 06th Sep, 2017
|Application Forms available from||14th Aug - 06th Sep , 2017|
|Candidate should have obtained minimum OGPA of 3.00/4.00, 6.50/10.00 or 65% or equivalent grade in the relevant/concerned subject at M.Sc. level from a recognized university.|
|Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology||candidate should have obtained minimum OGPA of 3.00/4.00, 6.50/10.00 or 65% marks or equivalent grade in M.Sc. Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology from a recognized university.|
|Forestry||Candidate should have obtained minimum OGPA of 3.00/4.00, 6.50/10.00 or 65% marks or equivalent grade in M.Sc. Forestry from a recognized university.|
|Candidate should have obtained minimum OGPA of 3.00/4.00, 6.50/10.00 or 65% marks in the master’s program of Agriculture/Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Farm Machinery and Power/relevant subject at M.Tech/M.E. level from a recognized university.|
Note: 5% relaxation will be given in minimum admission requirement to the reserved category (SC/ST).
The candidates can apply for admissions by filling and submitting the complete application form along with the required amount of processing fee and important documents before Sep 6th, 2017. Candidate can obtain the application from the office of the registrar or can log on to the university website in and follow the subsequent steps:
Candidates are directed to submit the soft copies of the following documents along with application form:
Admission to above courses shall be based on the merit to be determined by the entrance examination (CET), provided the candidates fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria.
The entrance test for the above course shall be based on the syllabus of the qualifying degree.
The candidates who are selected in the entrance examination/merit list are required to participate in the interview/counseling process. Candidates are directed to bring the application form, photocopies and the originals of the following documents for the purpose of verification at the time of counseling:
Note: Submission of online counseling form is compulsory.
The university has several provisions to provide scholarships to the candidates who are undergoing various courses offered by the university. The university offers the following scholarships:
Placement Cell: The University has a full-fledged Placement Cell named as “Industrial Co-ordination Unit” which provides essential information and guidance to the students of the Campus for their employment opportunity. Various reputed companies visit the university campus every year and provide placement and internships to a number of candidates in the reputed companies/NGO.