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MCAER PG CET 2018 Syllabus

Updated On - November 13th 2018

MAUEB (Maharashtra Agricultural Universities Examination Board) will be declared the official MCAER PG CET 2019 Syllabus. The MCAER PG CET syllabus gives aspirants idea about question paper and pattern of questions. We have curated the updated stream-wise MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019.

MCAER PG CET Exam PatternMCAER PG CET ResultMCAER PG CET Cutoff

Through MCAER PG Common Entrance Test, candidates are evaluated based on their graduation streams. However, in case of the streams to which students of other eligible streams are allowed to appear, 80 % questions are from the mainstream and 20 % from the syllabi of other eligible streams. MCAER PG CET 2019 is tentatively scheduled from March 23 to March 25, 2019, in offline or pen paper-based mode.

  • Agronomy: There are 24 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Principles of Agronomy, Practical Crop Production, Weed Management etc.
  • Botany: There are 20 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Environmental Science, Principles of Plant Breeding etc.
  • Soil Science: There are 12 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Soil Chemistry, Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management etc.
  • Plant Pathology: There are 13 questions of 1 mark each. This section tests a candidate’s vigilance about the Introductory Plant Pathology.
  • Horticulture: There are 9 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Production Technology of Fruit Crops, Vegetables etc.
  • Agricultural Extension: There are 8 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Fundamentals of Rural Sociology and Educational Psychology etc.
  • Agricultural Economics: There are 12 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Principles of Agricultural Economics etc.
  • Animal Science & Dairy Science: There are 8 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Livestock Production and Management etc.
  • Agricultural Entomology: There are 11 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management and Beneficial Insects etc.
  • Agricultural Engineering: There are 8 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Introduction to Computer and Applications etc.

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agronomy

Agronomy Section in MCAER PG CET  2019 contains questions based on Agronomy studied by students at graduation level.

  • There are total 24 questions asked from this section.
  • While the topics covered in this section are not that difficult but do require immense practice and good command over Agronomy.
MCAER PG CET Agronomy Syllabus
Principles of AgronomyPractical Crop Production (I) (Kharif Crops)
Agricultural MeteorologyField Crops-(II) (Rabi Crops)
Introductory AgriculturePractical Crop Production (II) (Rabi Crops)
Water Management including Micro irrigationWeed Management
Field Crops – (I) (Kharif Crops)Farming Systems and Sustainable Agriculture

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Botany

  • The Botany section carries 20 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Botany section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Botany Syllabus
Environmental ScienceBreeding of field and Horticultural crops
Principles of geneticsPrinciples of Plant Biotechnology
Principles of Plant BreedingPrinciples of Seed Technology
Crop Physiology -

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Soil Science

  • MCAER PG CET 2019 will have 13 questions from Soil Science Section.
  • Soil Science consists of a variety of questions Soil Chemistry and Bio Chemistry.
MCAER PG CET Soil Science Syllabus
Introduction to Soil ScienceManures, Fertilizers and Agrochemicals
Soil Chemistry, Soil Fertility and Nutrient ManagementBiochemistry

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Plant Pathology

  • The Plant Pathology section carries 13 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Plant Pathology section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Plant Pathology Syllabus
Introductory Plant PathologyDiseases of Field Crops and their Management
Agricultural MicrobiologyDiseases of Horticultural Crops and their Management
Principles of Plant Pathology-

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Horticulture

  • The Horticulture section carries 9 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Horticulture section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Horticulture Syllabus
Production Technology of Fruit CropsProduction Technology of Spices, Aromatics, Medicinal and Plantation Crops
Production Technology of Vegetables and FlowersPost-Harvest Management and Value addition of Fruits and Vegetable

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Extension

  • The Agricultural Extension section carries 8 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Extension section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Agricultural Extension Syllabus
Fundamentals of Rural Sociology and Educational PsychologyExtension Methodologies for Transfer of Agricultural Technology
Dimensions of Agricultural ExtensionEntrepreneurship Development and Communication Skills

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Economics

  • The Agricultural Economics section carries 12 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Economics section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Agricultural Economics Syllabus
Principles of Agricultural EconomicsAgricultural Marketing, Trade and Prices
Production Economics and Farm ManagementAgri-Business Management
Agricultural Finance & Co-operationStatistics

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Animal Science & Dairy Science

  • The Animal Science & Dairy Science section carries 8 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Animal Science & Dairy Science section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Animal Science & Dairy Science Syllabus
Livestock Production and ManagementTechnology of milk and milk Products
Livestock Breeding and NutritionSheep & Goat production

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Entomology

  • The Agricultural Entomology section carries 11 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Entomology section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Agricultural Entomology Syllabus
Insect Morphology and SystematicCrop Pests and Stored Grain Pests and their Management
Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management and Beneficial InsectsIntroductory Nematology

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Engineering

  • The Agricultural Engineering section carries 8 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Engineering section of MCAER PG CET 2019:
MCAER PG CET Agricultural Engineering Syllabus
Fundamentals of Soil and Water Conservation EngineeringFarm Power and Machinery
Introduction to Computer and ApplicationsProtected Cultivation and Post-Harvest Technology

MCAER PG CET 2019 Preparation Books

Here are some of the most recommended preparation books for MCAER PG CET 2019 all sections:

SectionBookAuthor(s)
AgronomyObjective Agronomy for Competitive ExaminationsGangadhar Nanda, P.J. Mishra
BotanyObjective BotanyR. Gupta
Soil ScienceSoil Science at a glanceAM Latare, GR Mahajan, KA Chobhe
Plant PathologyAn Objective Book of Plant Pathogens:C Ashwini
HorticultureInstant HorticultureS N Gupta
Agricultural ExtensionA Quick View on Agricultural ExtensionDr Jitendra Chauhan
Agricultural EconomicsAgricultural EconomicsDr. K. Srinivas
Animal Science & Dairy ScienceA Question Bank on Animal ScienceS.C. Tripathi, R.J. Sharma, A.K. Upadhyay
Agricultural EntomologyFundamentals of Agricultural EntomologyShravan M Haldhar
Agricultural EngineeringQuestion Bank on Agriculture EngineeringGarg and Chandra

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

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shubh pandit

sir do u have previous year question papers ?

05 Dec, 2018 18:23

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