University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad (UASD) is a state agriculture university established by the Government of Karnataka which imparts education, research and extension activities in the fields of agriculture, forestry, food science, agro-marketing and home science.
UAS awards Merit Scholarships and General Scholarships based on the merit to the students of all the colleges as per regulation and also Free-Studentships as per the Government orders.
Graduates are appointed as agriculture scientists, agriculture officers in state and central governments, banks and other financial institutions such as insurance companies. With the setting up of commodity exchanges in India, degree holders in agriculture are in greater demand.
Candidates from states other than Karnataka are not eligible to seek admission directly for all Under-graduate degree Programmes in the University. However, they can apply to the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi.
Selection is made on the basis of marks secured in +2 level PCB. Check UAS Admission
The university has the following constituent colleges in the state of Karnataka:
College of Agriculture Dharwad
College of Agriculture Vijayapur (Bijapur)
College of Agriculture Hanumanmatti (Haveri dist)
College of Rural Home Science Dharwad
College of Forestry Sirsi
College of Food Technology Dharwad
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B.Sc Home Science,
Application can be obtained from the SBI, UAS Campus branch, Dharwad or the Deans of the college of Agriculture, Bijapur/Hanumanamatti; College of forestry, Sirsi on payment of requisite fee in the form of demand draft.
Application can also be downloaded from the university website and in such cases the candidates may send demand draft towards requisite application fees along with filled in applications.
NOTE: The application fees for Under Graduate Degree Programme is Rs.500/-(Rs.250/- for SC/ST/Cat-I candidates)
* For admission to all the undergraduate degree programmes, the candidates can submit a common application.
* Candidates from foreign countries are required to send their applications through the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi-110 001, India.
A pass in two years PUC science examination of the Department of Pre-University Education, Government of Karnataka with Physics, Chemistry and Biology with any one science subject OR an inter-agriculture subject.
Selection will be made on basis of a merit list prepared according to marks obtained in the +2 level examination.
For the seats reserved for Agriculturists or Children/ward of Agriculturists, mode of admission shall be as under:
The merit list will be prepared based on 50% marks secured in PCB in II year PUC science and 50% marks secured in the Practical Test. The Practical Test shall be conducted for 200 marks in the University on the specified date. The Practical Test shall consist of any or all of the following:
The candidates who fail to appear for practical test will be considered as ‘Not eligible’. Those candidates who attend the Practical Test and score less than 100 marks will also be considered as ‘Not eligible’ for claiming seats under this quota.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College