Dr. YSR Horticulture University was established by the Government of Andhra Pradesh in 2007 at Venkataramannagudem in West Godavari District. It is the second Horticulture University in the country. Dr. YSR Horticulture University runs on the Land Grant pattern followed in USA, with the emphasis on Education, Research and Extension of Horticulture. Therefore, the mandate of the University is Human Resource Development through Education, conduct need based research and dissemination of the proven technologies developed through research.
The University invites applications for admission to the Master of Science Programme in Horticulture with a total of 26 seats, and the Doctor of Philosophy Programme in Horticulture with 6 seats, in various specializations.
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You can find the Application Form available on the official website of the University.
You should download the Form and take a print out of the same.
You must fill the form with the required personal and educational details in your own handwriting only. You must also affix a recent passport size photograph in the space provided.
Application Fee: You should pay the following Application Fee through a Demand Draft in favour of “Comptroller, Dr. YSRHU” payable at Tadepalligudem, from any nationalised bank:
You must also attach along two self-addressed envelopes with your pin code affixing postage stamps of Rs.05/- on each.
You should then send the duly filled in together with Demand Draft and all the prescribed certificates to the following address on or before July 20th:
The Registrar, Dr.Y.S.R. Horticultural University,
Administrative Office, Venkataramannagudem,
The University offers the following specializations under the M.Sc. Programme:
You must have passed the relevant Bachelor’s Degree i.e., B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture with an OGPA of a minimum of 5.5 out of a score of 10 from ICAR Accredited University.
The University offers the following specializations under the Ph.D. Programme:
You must have passed the relevant Master’s Degree i.e., M.Sc. Horticulture with an OGPA of a minimum of 6.5 out of a score of 10 from ICAR Accredited University.
Age: You should not be more than 40 years of age as on July 1st.
You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test conducted by the University, followed by an Interview if you qualify the Entrance Test. The entrance test will be objective type, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the concerned Bachelor’s degree requirements of this University. You should be able to secure a minimum of 50% marks in the Entrance Test to qualify for the interview/counselling which will be relaxed in case of SC/ST category, to the extent of reservation of seats.
The Selection shall be based on the following weightage:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College