Assam Agricultural University 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 University Grants Commission (UGC). It is one of the best universities provides agriculture study. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses in multiple specializations with well-qualified and experienced faculty.
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Type of University
University Grants Commission (UGC)
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
The University offers various courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and research level in the field of Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Home Science, Fisheries Science, Horticulture and Sericulture. Additionally, Assam Agricultural University offers MBA (Master of Business Administration) program in Agri-Business. The duration of UG courses is 4 years while PG programs consists 2 years of duration. For detailed information click here Assam Agricultural University Courses and Fee Structure.
Eligibility Criteria: 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 master’s degree.
Application Process: The registration is done through online mode. Applicants who wish to apply can submit the application form on official website of Assam Agricultural University.
Admission Process: The selection is done through merit of 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.
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The university has separate Training and Placement Cell which conducts the complete placement process. It conducts 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 state of Assam are only eligible to apply for scholarship. The below table represents the category wise amount of scholarship.
Rs. 1000 per month
Rs. 1600 per month
Rs. 2000 per month