Assam Agricultural University (AAU) is a State University located in Jorhat, Assam. It is one of the oldest universities in the state. The university was established in the year 1969 and approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC). It is one of the best universities provides agricultural study. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses in multiple specializations with well-qualified and experienced faculty.
Type of University
University Grants Commission (UGC)
No. of faculties
Borbheta Jorhat - 785013 Assam, India
How to reach?
6 km from Inter-state Bus Terminus
5 km from Jorhat railway station
2 km from Rowriah Airport
Under Assam Agricultural University Admission 2019, the University offers numerous courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and research level in the field of Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Home Science, Fisheries Science, Horticulture and Sericulture under 6 faculties. Additionally, Assam Agricultural University also offers MBA (Master of Business Administration) program in Agri-Business. The duration of UG courses is 4 years while PG programs consist of 2 years of duration. Applications are also invited for Ph.D. programs in many specializations.
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All the modern-day quality centralized courses are provided by the university through its unique departments which are listed as below:
10+2 in relevant discipline with minimum 50% marks is the minimum eligibility for undergraduate courses while for postgraduate courses, students should have a graduate degree in relevant stream from a recognized university or Institute. Applicants seeking admission to Ph.D. courses must have a master’s degree with the requisite aggregate marks.
The selection is done through the merit of the last qualifying exam. In order to get admission to B.Sc. Veterinary Science program applicants need to appear for VET (Veterinary Entrance Test) which is conducted by the university itself. The application registration is done through online mode. Applicants who wish to apply can submit the application form on the official website of AAU.
The university has separate Training and Placement (T&P) Cell which conducts the complete placement process. It conducts a campus interview and placement in various reputed organizations. The cell organizes training programs on Communication Skills, Leadership, Personality Development, and many other areas. The university has great placement record. A large number of graduate and postgraduate students has been placed in various national and multinational companies in different departments such as Veterinary Sciences, Fisher Science and Home Science, Banking area in Agriculture and Finance in Agriculture.
Assam Agricultural University provides the scholarship to deserving candidates on the basis of their merit. Candidates belonging to the state of Assam are only eligible to apply for a scholarship at various academic levels. The below table represents the amount of scholarship under the UG program.
State Merit Scholarship
INR 1,000 per month
INR 5,000 per month
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