RPVT 2020


    RPVT 2020: Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Cutoff

    Urvashi Singhal Urvashi Singhal
    Exams Prep Master

    Rajasthan University Of Veterinary And Animal Sciences conducts Rajasthan Pre Veterinary Test (RPVT) for admission to B.V.Sc. & A.H. Degree course in the competent authority permitted constituent and affiliated private veterinary colleges of RAJUVAS, Bikaner.

    The candidates who are willing to apply for the exam must fulfil the eligibility criteria. RPVT 2020 Application Form will be available in online mode at the official website i.e. rajuvas.org in the third week of April. The application fee for the exam is expected to be INR 2000 this year.

    RPVT 2020 will comprise of three sections namelyPhysics, Chemistry and Biology (180 objective type questions in total). The exam will be conducted for 3 hours and the specially designed machine-gradable sheet will be provided by the university.

    Check RPVT Exam Pattern

    RPVT 2020 Result will be declared in the first week of July 2020. 

    Exam Highlights

    RPVT 2020 Highlights

    Name of the OrganizationThe Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
    Name of ExamRajasthan Pre Veterinary Test 2020
    Application ModeOnline Procedure
    Selection ProcessWritten Exam
    Official Websiterajuvas.org

    Exam Date

    RPVT 2020 Exam Date

    RPVT dates are yet to be declared. Candidates willing to take the exam can go through the tentative dates given below:

    Online Application Form starts from3rd week of March 2020
    Submission of on-line application forms and successful final transaction of fee (With late fees)3rd week of April 2020
    Correction of data in application form (only request through E-mail- rpvtrajuvas@gmail.com)4th week of April 2020
    Availability of RPVT Admit Card3rd week of May 2020
    RPVT 2020 Exam Date2nd week of July 2020
    Result Declaration1st week of July 2020

    Eligibility Criteria

    RPVT 2020 Eligibility

    Candidates are not allowed to appear for Rajasthan Pre Veterinary Test 2020 exam unless they fulfills the following criteria.

    Age Criteria

    • Candidates must be at least 17 years of age at the time of applying for RPVT 2020 and maximum 25 years of age.
    • The age is determined as on December 31, 2019.
    • There is an age relaxation of 5 years for reserved category.

    Academic Qualifications

    • Candidates must qualify the 10+2 level or equivalent examination with Science or Biology (Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology) group from any recognized Indian Board.
    • Minimum required percentage for General candidates is 50% marks in aggregate. Whereas, for the reserved category candidates there will be 5% marks relaxation. 

    Domicile Criteria

    • Indian Nationals but of only Rajasthan’s domicile are eligible to apply for RPVT 2020.

    Application Form

    RPVT 2020 Application Form

    RPVT 2020 Application Form will be available in the third week of March 2020. Candidates willing to apply to the University needed to fill in the application form of the University, and submit the same before the deadline. Candidates must note that they can apply only online through the University website.

    To register, candidates were needed to visit the official website and register by filling in personal details and creating a password. 

      1. Visit the official website of RPVT i.e. rajuvas.org.
      2. Click on Apply Online.
      3. From the new link, Click on ‘New Registration’.
      4. Now candidate first needs to register him on the university database by filling the form that appeared, after completing RPVT 2020 Registration candidates can move on to filling the application form.
      5. After filling the details and uploading the documents, candidates need to pay the fee for the test, which can be filled through online mode only.
      6. Application fee for RPVT 2020 is INR 2000 for all categories candidates. 
      7. After making the payment, the application form is complete.
      8. Candidates are advised to take the printout of duly filled form for future reference.

      RPVT 2020 Application Fee

      It is mandatory for all candidates to submit the application in addition to successful remittance of fee. Along with the application fee, candidates also have to pay the processing charges along with service tax, as made applicable by respective bank/agency. 

      CategoryApplication Fee
      For all categoriesINR 2000
      With late fee for all categories candidatesINR 4000

      Admit Card

      RPVT 2020 Admit Card

      Admit cards are allotted to candidates who have registered successfully for RPVT. Candidates must note that they are notified about the admit card through email/SMS, following which the aspirants can download their respective admit cards from the official website.

      Admit Cards are not sent to any candidate via offline post. To download the admit card, candidates need to follow the below-mentioned steps:

      1. Visit the official website of RPVT 2020.
      2. Click on the link – RPVT Admit Card 2020.
      3. From the new page, click on - Sign in.
      4. Now a dialogue box will appear, candidates need to enter their User ID and password for logging in.
      5. After login, candidates will be able to see the option of downloading the admit card.
      6. Candidates are advised to take at least 2 coloured copies of admit card, for examination purpose as well as for future reference.

      RPVT 2020 Exam Centers

      RPVT 2020 will be conducted only on the state level. Moreover, candidates of Rajasthan’s domicile only can appear for the entrance. The exam was held at the following centres:

      Exam VenueCenter Code

      Note: Exam centres are allotted as per the choice of candidates. However, the exam centre once allotted can not be changed under any circumstances.

      Exam Pattern

      RPVT Exam Pattern

      • RPVT comprises of a single paper including 180 objective type questions to be attempted within 3 hours.
      • Each question comes up with four answer options. For each incorrect response, one mark is deducted from the total score.
      • Candidates have to answer on the specially designed machine-gradable sheet using only Black Ball Point Pen as allotted by the university.
      • The question paper booklet comes both in English and Hindi language.
      • In case of any haziness in the translation of any of the questions, the English version is treated as final.
      • More than one answer against one question is considered as an incorrect response which will be marked negatively. 

      The Question Paper includes 3 sections – 

      SubjectNumber of Questions
      Biology (Botany and Zoology)90

      Check RPVT 2020 Exam Pattern 


      RPVT Syllabus

      • The Question paper standard of RPVT is as per the syllabus of class 11 and class 12 under the 10+2 level/Pre-Medical/Intermediate Science or an equivalent recognized examination from any Indian University/State Board/CBSE.
      • There are three sections of subjects namely: Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany and Zoology).
      • The model syllabus for RPVT has been displayed subject-wise and class-wise in the table below – 
      Class 11Class 12
      Physical-world and measurementElectrostatics
      KinematicsCurrent Electricity
      Laws of MotionMagnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
      Work, Energy and PowerElectromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
      The motion of System of Particles and Rigid BodyElectromagnetic Waves
      Gravitation Optics
      Properties of Bulk MatterDual Nature of Matter and Radiation
      Thermodynamics Atoms and Nuclei
      The behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic TheoryElectronic Devices
      Oscillations and Waves-
      Class 11Class 12
      Some Basic Concepts of ChemistrySolid State
      Structure of AtomSolutions
      Classification of Elements and Periodicity in PropertiesElectrochemistry
      Chemical Bonding and Molecular StructureChemical Kinetic
      States of Matter: Gases and Liquids Surface Chemistry
      ThermodynamicsGeneral Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
      Equilibrium p- Block Elements 
      Redox Reactions d and fBlock Elements
      HydrogenCoordination Compounds
      s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)Haloalkanes and Haloarenes 
      Some p- Block ElementsAlcohols, Phenols and Ethers
      Organic Chemistry-Some Basic Principles and Techniques Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
      Hydrocarbons Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
      Environmental ChemistryBiomolecules
      -Chemistry in Everyday Life
      Class 11Class 12
      Diversity in Living WorldReproduction
      Structural Organisation in Animals and PlantsGenetics and Evolution
      Cell Structure and FunctionBiology and Human Welfare
      Plant PhysiologyBiotechnology and its Applications
      Human PhysiologyEcology and environment

      RPVT Recommended Books

      Candidates who want to prepare for RPVT can refer to the books given below – 

      Name of the BookAuthorISBN Number
      Systems Biology and Livestock SchemeTe Pas9780470963012
      Forward-Time Population Genetics Simulations: Methods, Implementation and ApplicationsPeng9781118180358
      Dictionary of DNA and Genome TechnologySingleton9781118447567
      Equine GenomicsChowdhary9781118522158
      Molecular and Cellular TherapeuticsWhitehouse9781119967309
      Molecular Analysis and Genome DiscoveryRapley9781119977438


      RPVT 2020 Result

      • Result of RPVT 2020 will be declared in the first week of July.
      • The conducting body, RAJUVAS announced RPVT 2020 Result by evaluating the Answer Sheets. 
      • The merit list of RPVT 2020 will be prepared on the basis of the appeared candidates and as per the marks scored by each candidate.
      • It should be noted that no mark sheet will be sent by post by the University.

      To check their results, candidates must perform the following steps:

      1. Visit the official website
      2. Look for RPVT 2020 Result tab and click on the same
      3. A list of courses will appear on the screen
      4. The candidate needs to select the course for which he/she had applied to
      5. On clicking the course, a pdf will be downloaded
      6. Click on the pdf file and the same will open in a new window
      7. The file will contain names of candidates who clear RPVT 2020

      Cut Off

      RPVT 2020 Cut Off

      Here are the Expected Cut off Marks for RPVT 2020 Exam – 

      CategoryCut OffCut Off Marks
      General52 % to 67 %588
      OBC46 % to 63 %580
      SC39 % to 53 %456
      ST39 % to 53 %377
      Another category 32 % to 48 %-

      Note: In case of ties candidates who have a higher score in the science group in the Senior Secondary Level will be given preferences. If the marks of both candidates are equal then the candidate who has qualified the 10+2 level in lesser number of attempts will be preferred.

      RPVT 2020 Counselling

      Candidates who have successfully completed RPVT 2020 are eligible for the counselling. The counselling will commence shortly after the declaration of result. Candidates eligible for counselling have to apply for the same along with the remittance of the counselling fee. The details will be notified by the authority on their official web domain rajuvas.org shortly after the declaration of RPVT 2020 Result.

      During the counselling, it is mandatory for all candidates mentioned original documents, for verification of the admission eligibility. The lists of such documents are as follows:

      • Two identical coloured photographs with name and date mentioned on it.
      • RPVT 2020 Registration details (Application Form)
      • RPVT 2020 Admit card
      • RPVT 2020 Result (Hard Copy).
      • Mark sheet and Certificate of Senior Secondary or equivalent Examination.
      • Mark sheet of 10+2 level.
      • Character Certificate given from the school/college last attended. 
      • Digital Caste Certificate (If any)
      • The income certificate of parents if employed in any Government/Public Sector Enterprises/ Autonomous bodies/Private Organizations
      • Digital Domicile Certificate issued by Rajasthan State authority
      • Transfer Certificate (If any)
      • Medical certificate of candidate claiming admission falling under the physically handicapped category.

      RPVT 2020 FAQ's

      Ques: What is the application fee structure of RPVT 2020?

      Ans: Below mentioned is the application fee for candidates applying for RPVT 2020:

      • Without Late fees: INR 2000
      • With Late fees: INR 4000

      Ques: What is the refund policy of RPVT 2020?

      Ans: The fees for RPVT is non-refundable and non-transferable

      Ques: In-case of failed transaction or double transaction, what is the procedure to claim a refund?

      Ans: In case a situation arises where your transaction fails or double transaction takes place, following steps should be undertaken:

      • It is advisable to contact the bank for the same and in most case, a refund will be automatically processed by the bank
      • If the refund takes a long time, then drop an email on rpvtrajuvas@gmail.com along with proof of transaction and scanned copy of passbook

      Ques: What are the age criteria?

      Ans: Below mentioned is the age criteria for candidates applying for RPVT 2020.

      • Minimum criteria: Candidate must have completed 17 years on or before December 31, 2020
      • Maximum criteria: For candidates for unreserved category, they must be less than 25 years on December 31, 2020. While for candidates in the reserved category (ST, SC, OBC and MBC) are given 5 years of age relaxation (i.e. 30 years for them)

      Ques: What are the essential educational qualification for RPVT 2020?

      Ans: In order to stand eligible for RPVT, a candidates is required to meet following educational qualifications:

      • Candidate should have done 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-tech
      • Minimum percentage for the unreserved category is 50%
      • For SC, ST, OBC and MBC it is 47.5%

      Ques: Are there any domicile criteria for RPVT 2020?

      Ans: Yes, the candidate should have the domicile of Rajasthan

      Ques: What are the disability clauses for RPVT 2020?

      Ans: Following are the 6 categories:

      1. disability of total body including disability of chest/spine more than 50 per cent.
      2. disability of lower limb of more than 50 per cent,
      3. disability of the upper limb,
      4. visually handicapped candidates and those with hearing disability,
      5. Candidates with progressive diseases like Myopathies etc.
      6. Disability which otherwise would interfere in the performance of the duties of a Veterinarian.

      Ques: What are the total marks and general pattern of RPVT 2020?

      Ans: Below mentioned is the exam pattern for RPVT 2020.

      • The test will be OMR (MCQ) type
      • There will be a total of 180 questions
      • 45 in Physics
      • 45 in Chemistry
      • 90 in Biology (Botany and Zoology)

      Ques: What will be the timing, date and centre for RPVT 2020?


      • The examination will be held on June 10, 2020
      • Timing is from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm (3 Hours)
      • Centre will be either of Bikaner or Jaipur

      Ques: What are the different languages in which RPVT will be conducted?

      Ans: Only two medium of language is used, English and Hindi

      Ques: Are there any correction facility for the online application form?

      Ans: Candidates can send an email on rpvtrajuvas@gmail.com between April 23 to April 25, 2020, with the required details

      Ques: What are the criteria for a photograph?


      • The photo should a coloured one with a white background
      • It should have been taken on or after 01st January 2020
      • Date and Name should be written at the bottom of the photograph
      • Also, keep 4 extra pictures of the same photo for future use in RPVT

      Ques: What is the reporting time for RPVT 2020?


      • Centre will open at 08:30 am
      • No entry will be allowed after 09:30 am

      Ques: What are the things to carry in the examination centre?


      • Admit card
      • Passport size photo
      • Self-attested copy of Aadhar Card or any other ID along with original ID

      Ques: Are there any dress code for RPVT 2020?


      • Light clothes with half sleeves not having big buttons, brooch/badge, flower etc. with Salwar/ Trouser.
      • Slippers, sandals with low heels and not the shoes.

      Ques: What is the penalty for UFM (Unfair means) practice?


      • Cancellation of the present examination
      • Debarring the candidate for giving any future RPVT
      • Apart from the above penalties, candidates are liable for criminal action as per the applicability

      Ques: What is the marking system in RPVT?


      • For each correct answer, the candidate will get 4 marks.
      • A penalty of negative 1 mark for each wrong answer.
      • No penalty for unanswered questions.

      Ques: When will the answer keys of RPVT 2020 publish?

      Ans: Answer key will be published on RAJUVAS website on June 13, 2020

      Ques: When will the result for RPVT 2020 be published?

      Ans: Result has been published at rajuvas.org on July 2, 2020

      Ques: What are the reservation policies for RPVT 2020?


      • 16% are reserved for SC candidates. Out of this 16%, 25% of the seats are reserved for girl candidates.
      • 12% are reserved for ST candidates. Out of this 12%, 45% are reserved for ST belonging to the Scheduled tribal area as notified by Govt. of Rajasthan.
      • 21% are for OBC candidates. Out of this 21%, 25% of seats are reserved for girls.
      • 01% is reserved for most backward class (MBC) candidates.

      Ques: What are the rules for breaking a tie in the result?


      • Candidates scoring more marks in Science biology in 10+2 is preferred.
      • In-case both candidates have scored equal marks, then candidates passed this examination with less number of attempts is preferred.
      • If the tie remains then candidates scoring more marks in SSC will be preferred

      Ques: Are there any medical examination for physical fitness?

      Ans: Candidate needs to submit a Physical fitness certificate from Medical Jurist of Govt. hospital / Medical college.

      Ques: What is the correspondence address in case of the further query?


      Convener RPVT – 2020
      Rajasthan University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences,
      Bikaner, Bijey Bhawan Palace Complex,
      Near Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Circle,
      Bikaner -334001, Rajasthan

      Ques: What is the link to the official brochure/booklet for comprehensive guidance of RPVT 2020?


      • Check the information brochure.
      • Apart from admission procedures, candidates can find the complete syllabus for RPVT in the information booklet.

      *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

      • 2000




      mohit Agwania

      Hii sir, I am mohit I got 454th rank in Rpvt my category is sc can I get regular or payment seat in rpvt college

      17 Sep, 2019 21:41
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Mohit, chances of admission are moderate at your rank.

      18 Sep, 2019 12:51

      Sir St boys ki kul govt. Set kinii h

      30 Aug, 2019 07:12
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Mahesh, this depends on the college in which you are applying for admission. Thus, you may visit the official website of the concerned college.

      30 Aug, 2019 11:27

      Hii sir, I am Nisha I got 88th rank in Rpvt my category is obc can I get regular or payment seat in rpvt college

      29 Aug, 2019 19:43
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Ajay, considering your rank, you can expect regular seat in the college.

      30 Aug, 2019 15:31
      sohaib mansuri

      When the counselling is done of rpvt

      25 Jul, 2019 14:16
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Sohaib, counselling of RPVT was scheduled to be conducted in month of July, 2019. You may check Counselling Details from here.

      25 Jul, 2019 14:39
      Parmesh maida


      04 Apr, 2019 12:47
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Parmesh, last date to fill the form is April 22, 2019 (tentatively).

      04 Apr, 2019 12:55

      Rpvt 2019 obc ki age limit kitni h

      16 Mar, 2019 08:52
      Monika Content

      Hi Ayaz, Candidates must be at least 17 years of age at the time of applying for RPVT 2019 and maximum 25 years of age, The age will be determined as on December 31, 2019, and The reserved category (SC, ST, OBC, and MBC).candidates will be given age relaxation of 5 years.

      16 Mar, 2019 11:18
      dinesh Bunkar

      Ye corse kitne shal ka ha

      15 Mar, 2019 18:14
      Monika Content

      Hello Dinesh, The B.V.Sc. & A.H course duration is 5 years.

      15 Mar, 2019 18:33
      kush kalal

      How many expected marks required for obc boy to get govt. Vetenary college in rajasthan

      26 Dec, 2018 15:29
      Sarthak Mahajan

      Hi Kush, The cut off for OBC candidates in RPVT 2019 is 580.

      28 Dec, 2018 16:20
      Abhay raj singh

      Sir bsc maths wale ye course kr skte h kya???

      04 Dec, 2018 11:01
      Akansha Expert

      Hi Abhay, Qualified Exam including subjects and marks- Academic qualifying criteria are bulleted below:

      • Candidates must have passed 10+2 exam or equivalent from a recognized board with Science stream including Biology with a minimum of 50%.
      • Applicants must have passed separately in theory and Practical examinations in physics, chemistry and Biology.
      • Reserved category candidates must have passed with science stream (Physics, chemistry and biology) with an aggregate of 47.5%.

      04 Dec, 2018 16:22

      sir offline counselling me payment seat ki fees kitni h please tell me

      24 Sep, 2018 08:22
      Akansha Expert

      Hi Ankit, That information you will get from the college where you will get the counselling session.

      24 Sep, 2018 16:32

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