UniversityofAgriculturalScience, Bangalore (UAS) is an autonomous body which provides specialized undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) degree programmes in various branches of agricultural sciences. Currently, the university offers 9 programmes at UG level, 21 programmes at PG level and the research programme i.e. Ph.D. in 14 disciplines.
The university offers the following undergraduate level courses in various disciplines:
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)
Eligible candidates can apply by submitting the prescribed application form along with the required processing fee through DD. Selection of general candidates will be done solely on the basis of their qualifying examination merit while the Agriculturist’s candidates have special quota and must appear for an entrance test to be conducted by the university.
Mode of Application
START DATE - END DATE
10th May, 2018 - 26th Jun, 2018
12th Jul, 2018
26th Jun , 2018
Date of Entrance Examination
13th Jul, 2018
B.Sc. programme is offered in the following disciplines:
Agriculture Marketing & Co-operation
Eligibility: Candidates should have passed the two years Pre University College (PUC) of Karnataka or its equivalent with PCB or any Science subject with a recognized board of education.
B.Tech. programme is offered in the following disciplines:
Eligibility: Candidates should have passed the two-year Pre University College (PUC) of Karnataka or its equivalent with PCM and any other Science subject from a government recognized institution
How to Apply
Candidates can register for UG programme by downloading the concerned application form available on the official university website. Completed applications, in all respects, must be submitted to the university office along with the registration fee
Registration fee for General category students is Rs. 500/- whereas SC/ST/CAT-1 candidates should pay Rs. 250/- along to complete the application process. Fee must be paid through demand draft (DD) drawn in the favour of “The Comptroller, UAS, GKVK, Bangalore”
For B.Sc. courses:
General Candidates will be selected on basis of merit i.e. marks obtained in PCB in 2nd year of PUC or 12th standard.
Agriculturist’s quota students should appear for Practical Test consisting of 200 marks. Weightage for selection will consist of 50% marks of the entrance test and 50% of marks obtained in PCB in 2nd year of PUC or 12th standard.
For B.Tech. courses:
General Candidates will be selected on basis of merit i.e. marks obtained in PCM in 2nd year of PUC or 12th standard.
Agriculturist’s quota students will appear in Practical Test consisting 200 marks. Weightage for selection will consist of 50% marks of the entrance test and 50% of marks obtained in PCB in 2nd year of PUC or 12th standard.
23.8% seats are reserved for Agriculturist and Children of Agriculturist. These students are the ones whose household income is drawn from agriculture.
76.2% seats are given to general quota which will also include seats for candidates belonging to SC, ST and OBC category as notified by the Govt. of Karnataka.
15% from the seats from general quota will be reserved for rural candidates belonging to the state of Karnataka and situated in smaller urban area or transitional areas as mentioned by the state govt.
5% of the general seats are reserved for students who have studied 10 years from Kannada Medium.
12% of the available general seats are reserved for the Special Category which includes:
Scouts and Guides
Children of Defence Personnel
Children of Ex-Servicemen
Candidates with Physical Disabilities
Candidates of Anglo-Indian Community
Merit Scholarship and Free Studentship is awarded to students according to the University Regulations and orders from the Govt.
Limited Financial Assistance shall be provided to needy students from the Student’s Aid Fund on account of the low income certificates submitted at the time of admission.
Hostel accommodation is available on the First-cum-First serve basis.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College