CG PAT 2020


    CG PAT 2020 Registration(Reopened), Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus and Result

    Megha Rohilla Megha Rohilla
    University Data Specialist

    CG PAT 2020 is a state level entrance examination conducted by Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board, Raipur, for admission into B.Sc. Agriculture and B.Sc. Horticulture degree courses, offered by Indira Gandhi Agriculture University (IGAU). A total of 21 colleges offer 1259 seats for B.Sc. (Agriculture), while 6 colleges offer 272 seats for B.Sc. (Horticulture) under CG PAT 2020.

    LatestCG PAT 2020 Application window has been reopened on June 23, 2020. Candidates can apply till June 30, 2020. Apply here 

      Online Application form submission is involved 3 steps – Fill online application form, upload photograph & signature and Payment of application fee

      • CG PAT 2020 is consists of 200 multiple-choice questions.
      • The examination is conducted only in offline mode.
      • CG PAT 2020 is conducted in English and Hindi languages. 
      • Candidates are awarded 1 mark for each correct answer, while no negative marking will be done.
      • Chhattisgarh Pre-Agriculture Test (CG PAT) 2020 was scheduled to be conducted on May 28, 2020, however, revised dates ve not been disclosed yet.
      • Cut off is minimum rank or minimum marks that candidate needs to score to get admission or to get shortlisted for counselling.
      • Candidates who are able to clear a minimum cut off will be called for CG PAT Counselling 2020.

      CG PAT 2020 Highlights

      Some of the important highlights for CG PAT 2020 are tabulated below.

      Date of CG PAT 2020To be announced
      Conducting BodyChhattisgarh Professional Examination Board
      Mode of CG PAT 2020Offline
      Medium of CG PAT 2020English and Hindi
      Duration of CG PAT 20203 hours
      Type of QuestionsObjective
      Number of Questions200 multiple-choice questions (MCQs)
      Sections3 – PCM/PCB/AG1, AG2, AG3
      Courses OfferedB.Sc. (Agriculture) and B.Sc. (Horticulture)
      Number of Seats1531

      CG PAT 2020 Dates

      CG PAT 2020 Important Dates

      Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board is likely to announce commencement of application submission for CG PAT 2020 in April 2020. Other important dates are mentioned in the table below

      Commencement of Application SubmissionApril 16, 2020 
      Last Date of Application Submission and Online Fee PaymentJune 15, 2020 
      Registration ReopenJune 23 – 30, 2020
      Availability of Admit CardTo be notified
      Date of ExaminationTo be notified
      Release of Answer Keys To be notified
      Declaration of ResultTo be notified
      Commencement of Counseling ProcessAugust 2020

      CG PAT 2020 Eligibility

      CG PAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

      Prior to commencement of online application process, it is necessary to check the eligibility criteria, which are primarily the minimum academic qualifications, residential and age thresholds for candidates to appear for CG PAT 2020. Following is the eligibility criteria:

      Residential Criteria

      • Candidate must be a resident of India
      • Candidate must have state domicile of Chhattisgarh

      Age Limit

      • Age limit for candidates belonging to General category is 25 years
      • Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Class (OBC) and Persons with Disability (PwD) categories, along with female candidates, must be less than 28 years of age

      Academic Qualifications

      • Aspirants who have passed or those who are currently pursuing 12th or equivalent examination from Chhattisgarh board or any recognized board within India.
      • Must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology/ Biotechnology as compulsory subjects in 12th class
      • General category candidates will have to secure at least 50% marks, while SC/ST/OBC/PwD and female candidates will have to secure a minimum of 45% marks in 12th or equivalent examination

      CG PAT 2020 Registration

      CG PAT 2020 Application Form

      Application form for CG PAT 2020 can be filled only through online mode, while application fee can be submitted through online and offline ways. Following are the steps for successful completion of online application submission

      1. Fill Online Application Form
      • Go to the official website of Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board –
      • Click on the tab ‘CG PAT 2020 Application Form’
      • Candidate will be asked if he/she is a citizen of India and if he/she is a domicile of Chhattisgarh or not.
      • Then they have to select one of the groups – Maths Group (PCM), Biology Group (PCB) and Agriculture Group (AG1, AG2, AG3)
      • Applicants will then be directed to Online Application Form
      • Fill up personal, academic, correspondence and exam center details
      • They will also be required to fill the following information – religion, preference of examination centers, identification marks, height, weight
      • Click on ‘Submit’ tab
      1. Upload Photograph and Signature
      • Must keep a scanned copy of recent passport size photograph and signature ready before filling the application form
      • Upload both the images in the prescribed format and size
      • Click on ‘Submit’ tab
      1. Payment of Application Fee
      • Candidate has the option of either making the payment through online mode or to take a print out of SBI Challan and make application fee payment at any of the SBI branches
      • If candidates opt to make payment through online mode, it can be done through Credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking
      • Payment through offline mode, will involve taking print out of SBI Challan available at the website
      • Candidate will have to fill up Challan and pay application fee at any of the SBI branches
      CategoryApplication Fee
      GeneralINR 300
      OBCINR 250
      SC/ST/PwDINR 200

      CG PAT 2020 Admit Card

      CG PAT 2020 Admit Card

      CG PAT 2020 Admit card is of extreme significance to candidates appearing for entrance test. No candidate is permitted entry into examination center without in possession of admit card. Admit card could be downloaded from the official website of Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board from May 22, 2020.
      Download the admit card through following steps:

      • Go to the official website of Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board -
      • Click on ‘Entrance Exam’ tab under Admit Card segment on right side pane
      • Click on ‘Download Admit Card of Pre-Agricultural Test (PAT) 2020 Entrance Examination’
      • Enter ‘Registration ID and Code’ shown in Captcha
      • Click on ‘Submit’ tab
      • Admit Card will appear on the screen
      • Take printout of the admit card for carrying to examination center and future reference 
      • Following details will be mentioned on the admit card-
      1. Name of the candidate
      2. Group of the candidate
      3. Examination center address
      4. Examination name and timing
      5. Photograph of the candidate
      6. Signature of the candidate
      7. Registration number

      Note: No hard copy of admit card will be sent through courier or post.

      CG PAT 2020 Center

      CG PAT 2020 Exam Center

      CG PAT 2020 will most likely be conducted in 27 cities across India

      • Allotment of exam center depends on complete discretion of conducting authority
      • Once allotted, candidate cannot request change in exam center
      • Candidate will have to appear for CG PAT 2020 at the allotted exam center only

      CG PAT 2020 Pattern

      CG PAT 2020 Exam Pattern

      It is necessary for aspirants to understand CG PAT 2020 Exam Pattern in order to prepare for tests accordingly. Examination pattern is as follows:

      • Examination duration is of 2 hours
      • CG PAT 2020 consists of 200 MCQs
      • There are 3 sections in question paper, depending upon the group selected by candidate
      • For Mathematics and Biology Groups, questions are asked from PCM and PCB respectively
      • Candidate will have to answer 60 questions each from Physics and Chemistry, while 80 questions will be asked from Mathematics/Biology
      • For Agriculture group, questions will be asked from - Elements of Science Mathematics Useful for Agriculture, Crop Production and Horticulture and Elements of Animal Husbandry and Poultry Farming
      • CG PAT 2020 is only be conducted in offline mode.
      • Examination is conducted in both English and Hindi language.

      CG PAT 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights

      Mode of ExaminationOffline
      Medium of ExaminationEnglish and Hindi
      Number of Questions200
      Type of QuestionsMCQs
      Maximum Marks200
      Negative MarkingNo
      Duration of Exam2 hours
      Sections in Paper3

      CG PAT 2020 Syllabus

      CG PAT 2020 Syllabus

      Candidates must understand the syllabus for every subject in order to facilitate their preparation.

      CG PAT 2020 Physics Syllabus

      Dimensional Analysis, KinematicsThermodynamics
      ForceElectromagnetic Induction
      Work, Power and EnergyWaves and Oscillations
      Solid & Liquid StateElectrostatics

      CG PAT 2020 Chemistry Syllabus

      General and Physical Chemistry
      Inorganic Chemistry
      Organic Chemistry

      CG PAT 2020 Mathematics Syllabus

      AlgebraIntegral Calculus
      TrigonometryDifferential Equations
      Co-Ordinate Geometry of Two DimensionsStatistics
      Co-Ordinate Geometry of Three DimensionsNumerical Methods
      Vector AlgebraLinear Programming
      Differential Calculus

      CG PAT 2020 Biology Syllabus

      BotanyMulticellularity - Structure and Functions of Animal Life
      Developmental Biology and GeneticsTaxonomy Evolution Economic Zoology
      Origin of LifeProtozoan Disease
      CancerCommunicable Diseases
      Smoking, Alcoholism and Drug AddictionPesticides

      CG PAT 2020 Elements of Science Mathematics Useful for Agriculture Syllabus

      Agricultural Physics
      Agricultural Chemistry
      Agricultural Mathematics
      Agricultural Botany & Zoology

      CG PAT 2020 Crop Production and Horticulture Syllabus

      Agriculture and Crop ProductionSoil and Soil FertilityTillageManures and Fertilizer
      Production of CropsIrrigation Land DrainageWeed and Weed ControlCropping Scheme
      Elementary SurveyingHorticultureVegetable GardeningFruit Cultivation
      Ornamental GardeningFruit and Vegetable PreservationRural FinanceAgriculture Business Planning and Management

      CG PAT 2020 Elements of Animal Husbandry and Poultry Farming Syllabus

      Live StockImproved Cattle BreedsCare and Management of CattleBreeding of Cattle
      Dairy FarmingMilk ProductionComposition of MilkPhysical Properties of Milk
      Feed and FeedingJudging of CattleDairy AppliancesMilk Products
      Common Diseases of CattlePoultry FarmingHousing and Ration for Poultry BirdsDiseases of Poultry

      CG PAT 2020 Books

      CG PAT 2020 Preparation Books

      The below mentioned preparation books are designed for the students preparing for CG PAT. With the help of these books, examinees can prepare in the best possible way.

      Name of the BookAuthor/Publisher
      Ichthyofauna in Water Resources of District Rajnandgaon, ChhattisgarhKumar Parvej and Damle Dushyant Kumar
      Identification of Suitable Rice Based Cropping System for ChhattisgarhChoudhary Divedi Prasad and Urkurkar J S
      Chhattisgarh PAT Entrance Exam 2017 (Pre-Agriculture Test)Arihant Experts
      Chhattisgarh PAT (Pre-Agriculture Test) Parvesh Pariksha (Hindi)Arihant Experts
      Tribal Farmers of Surguja, ChhattishgarhRahul Tiwari and Dr. P.K. Jaiswal

      CG PAT 2020 Result

      CG PAT 2020 Result will be declared by Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board in the month of June 2020, but can also be delayed under certain circumstances. Candidates can check their respective result on the official website of board. Result will be declared in the form of scorecard and rank list.

      Steps to download/view the Scorecard/Rank List

      • Go to the official website of Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board -
      • Click on ‘Entrance’ under Results tab on right side pane
      • Click on ‘Pre-Agriculture Test 2020’
      • Enter Registration No. and click on ‘Submit’ tab
      • Candidate’s scorecard will appear on screen
      • Candidate must take a printout of scorecard for future references
      • Scorecard will contain following information:
      1. Roll No.
      2. Registration No.
      3. Candidate’s Name
      4. Gender
      5. Relative’s Name
      6. Category
      7. Class
      8. Domicile
      9. Date of Birth
      10. Group
      11. Marks Obtained (Aggregate and Section wise)
      12. Ranking – Overall Rank, Category Rank, Female Rank, Female Category Rank, Ph. Rank, Ex. Rank, FF Rank, KR Rank

      CG PAT 2020 Merit List

      CG PAT 2020 Merit list will be declared by Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board one week after the declaration of result.

      • Merit list will be prepared on the basis of Category and marks secured in examination
      • Aspirants with their name in the merit list, will be eligible for attending counselling process

      CG PAT 2020 Answer Key

      CG PAT 2020 Answer Key is released by Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board within a week of examination being successfully conducted. Candidates can download the answer key through following steps:

      • Go to the official website of Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board -
      • Click on ‘Entrance’ under ‘Model Answer’ tab on right side pane
      • Answer key for every group will be given under different head
      • Click on ‘Model Answer of PAT Exam- 2020 (Name of Group)’
      • Answer Key will appear on the screen and candidates can download it or print it for the purpose of calculating their tentative scores

      CG PAT 2020 Counselling

      All successful candidates, whose names appear in merit list, will have to register for CG PAT 2020 Counselling at the official Board website.

      • Candidate will have to register for counselling procedure on the official website of Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board
      • They will have to enter all the details asked for in the form
      • Option to select preferred courses and colleges in which he/she seeks admission will be given to them.
      • They will have to pay the requisite counselling fee and it will not be refundable in case of non-admission.
      • Counselling will be conducted in 1-3 rounds, depending upon the availability of seats in both the courses
      • Candidates will have to carry following documents for verification, when arriving for counseling at given venue and time:
      1. CG PAT 2020 Entrance Admit Card
      2. CG PAT 2020 Entrance Result
      3. 10th Mark sheet and Certificate
      4. 12th Mark sheet and Certificate
      5. Residence Certificate
      6. Domicile Certificate
      7. Category Certificate (SC/ST/OBC/PwD)
      8. CG PAT 2020 Counseling Letter
      9. Character Certificate
      10. Two passport size photographs

      CG PAT 2020 Counselling Table

      Commencement of CG PAT 2020 CounsellingFirst week of August 2020
      CG PAT 1st Round CounsellingFirst week of August 2020
      Seat Allotment letter download for First RoundThird week of August 2020
      CG PAT 2nd Round CounsellingLast week of August 2020
      Reporting at collegeFirst week of September 2020

      *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

      Fee Structure

      • 300


      • 200




      Uttam Prakash Divya

      Now can I go for counciling Or not...?

      31 Aug, 2019 10:49
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Divya, you can check Counselling Details from here.

      31 Aug, 2019 11:46
      Abhishek Kumar singh

      Other states students can apply?

      11 Apr, 2019 12:33
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Abhishek, students with state domicile of Chhattisgarh are only eligible to apply for the exam.

      11 Apr, 2019 13:01
      himanshu upreliya

      forms date kb se kb tk h

      12 Jan, 2018 00:20
      Bhawna Vedwal

      Hello Himanshu, The last date to apply is May 3, 2018.

      19 May, 2018 13:11

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