Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalya (BCKV) is a public university affiliated to UGC and ICAR. The university is renowned for its focus upon education and research in the field of agriculture and horticulture. The main campus of the University is situated in Mohanpur, in Nadia district of West Bengal.
BCKV offers two undergraduate programs – B.Sc. in Agriculture and B.Sc. in Horticulture. While B.Sc. in Agriculture is offered at Mohanpur, Burdwan, and Bankura campuses, B.Sc. Horticulture is offered only at Mohanpur Campus.
Candidtes who have completed their 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as subjects of study are eligible to apply to both the programs. The application process for B.Sc. programs at BCKV begins in May. The application process is completely online, though applicants will have the option to pay application fee both online and offline. Check BCKV Admission
The admission to B.Sc. Agriculture and B.Sc. Horticulture program is merit based, however certain seats in both the programs are reserved for candidates who qualify the All India Entrance Examination conducted by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR).
| B.Sc Agriculture,|
B.Sc (Hons.) Horticulture
The application form for B.Sc. can be filled online through BCKV official website. To complete the application process, candidates should follow the steps given below:
Note: Off-line payment of application can be done at any branch of United Bank of India (UBI).
Candidates must submit attested photocopies of the following documents at the time of counselling
Note: The application fee is Rs. 600/- (for General/OBC/Sports) candidates and Rs. 150/- (for SC/ST/PH) candidates
Course duration: 4 years
|Course name||Intake capacity in Mohanpur Campus||Intake capacity in Burdwan Campus||Intake capacity in Susunia (Bankura) Campus|
|B.Sc. Agri. Hons||111 seats||32 seats||32 seats|
|B.Sc. Horti. Hons||32 seats||0 seats||0 seats|
For B.Sc. Agri. Hons Seats reserved forSC/ST/PH/OBC/Sports category candidates in Mohali Campus: 55 SEATS
For B.Sc. Horti. Hons SC/ST/PH/OBC/Sports category candidates in Mohali Campus: 15 SEATS
For B.Sc. Agri. Hons Seats reserved for SC/ST/PH/OBC/Sports category candidates in Burdwan Campus: 15 SEATS
For B.Sc. Agri. Hons Seats reserved for SC/ST/PH/OBC/Sports category candidates in Susunia (Bankura) Campus: 15 SEATS
Note: Distribution of seats is done according to the rules of government
The University selects candidates for admission on the basis of merit in qualifying examination. However, certain seats in both the programs are reserved for candidates who qualify All India Entrance Examination conducted by Indian Council of Agricultural Research. The break-up of seats reserved for such candidates is given below:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College