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Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Samastipur - Admission Details 2020

Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Samastipur - Admission Details 2020

Samastipur, Bihar ICAR Estd 1970 State University

Rajendra Agricultural University Admissions 2020: Courses, Application Form, Entrance Exam

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Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agriculture University (previously, Rajendra Agricultural University) is one of the 65 agriculture universities in India. It is near Pusa Bazaar, in Samastipur District, Bihar.

There are five faculties in the university in the disciplines of Agriculture, Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Agricultural Engineering, Basic Sciences, Humanities & Home Science, besides the college of agriculture, fisheries and institute of dairy technology. The university offers six undergraduate degree programmes, thirty three post graduate programmes and eighteen Ph.D. programmes. It is also the only university to provide an MBA in Agribusiness programme. Admission in the various courses offered is done on the basis of marks scored in Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE).

Rajendra Agricultural University B.Sc, B.F.Sc and B.Tech Admissions 2020

Rajendra Agricultural University offers various courses at undergraduate level. The courses offered are Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), Bachelor of Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc) and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in several specializations. The duration period for each of the courses is four years. Intake capacity depends upon the nature of specializations opted by the eligible candidates.

Admission in the above mentioned courses is done on the basis of marks scored in Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE). Students who meet the eligibility criteria will only be entertained by the university. Candidates willing to appear in BCECE may visit the official website.

Key points

  • Both Boys and Girls will be eligible for admission in Bachelor’s Degree Programmes. In Home Science only Girl candidates are eligible for admission
  • The candidates must be a permanent resident of the State of Bihar or a domicile of the Bihar State in case of 85% seats to be filled up through Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination. However, for rest 15% of the seats the students may be selected on all India basis

List of Courses:

Course NameSpecializationSeatsEligibility CriteriaDuration
B.Sc.Agriculture6010+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology combination or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics combinations. Students having passed I.Sc. examination with Physics, Chemistry and Agriculture4 Years
Home Science25
B.F.Sc.Fisheries Science2510+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.4 Years
B.Tech.Agricultural Engineering2510+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics combination.4 Years
Biotechnology30

Rajendra Agricultural University PG Admissions 2020

The University offers various courses at postgraduate level. The courses offered are Master of Science (M.Sc), Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Technology (M.Tech) under several specializations. The duration period for each of the courses is two years. Intake capacity depends upon the nature of specializations opted by the eligible candidates.

Admission in all the three PG courses is done through a common entrance test conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.

Note: The cut off marks for admission to Master Degree programme in the merit list prepared on the basis of marks obtained in entrance examination and academic marks will be 40% for SC/ST candidates and 45% for others (Unreserved, BC, EBC, and RCG candidates)

List of Courses:

Course NameSpecializationEligibility CriteriaDuration
M.Sc.AgronomyB.Sc. (Ag.)/ B.Sc. (Hort.) with 60% aggregate (55% in SC /ST )2 Years
Agricultural Economics
Entomology
Plant Pathology
Plant Breeding & Genetics
Soil Science
Extension Education
Plant Physiology
Agricultural Statistics
Nematology
Agril. BiotechnologyBachelor degree in Biotechnology/ Agriculture/ Horticulture/ B.Sc. (Hons.) Botany with 60% aggregate (55% in SC /ST )
Food & NutritionB.Sc. (Ag.)/ B.Sc. (Hort.) with 60% aggregate (55% in SC /ST )
Home Science Extension Education and Communication Management
Family Resource Management
Processing & Food Engineering
Soil and Water Engineering
Food & NutritionB.Sc. (Home Science) with 60% aggregate (55% in SC /ST )
Home Science Extension Education & Communication Management
Family Resource Management
MBAAgribusinessB.Sc. Degree in Agriculture, Agricultural Engg., Dairy Technology, Fisheries, Food Sciences / Technology, Forestry, Horticulture, Home Science, Veterinary Science, Biotechnology and Science Subjects (candidates of SC and ST categories with 55% marks and candidates of all other categories with 60% marks in aggregate) are eligible.2 Years
M.Tech (Agril Engg)Soil & Water EngineeringB.Tech. (Agri. Engg.) with 60% aggregate (55% in SC /ST )2 Years
Processing & Food Engineering

Rajendra Agricultural University Ph.D Admissions 2020

Ph.D courses are also offered by the university in various specializations. The duration period for each of the specializations is three years.

Admission in Ph.D courses is done through an entrance test conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.

Note: 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned)

List of Courses:

Course NameSpecializationSeatsEligibility CriteriaDuration
Ph.D.Agricultural Biotechnology3M.Sc. ( Agril-Biotech.)/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Agril-Biotech./ M.Sc. (Molecular Biology & Biotechnology )/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Molecular Biology & Biotechnology/ M.Sc. Molecular Biology / M.Sc. (Ag.) Molecular Biology with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).3 Years
Agricultural Economics2M.Sc. (Ag.) Economics/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Agril. Economics with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Agronomy5M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Entomology4M.Sc. (Ag.) Entomology/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Entomology & Agril. Zoology with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Extension Education2M.Sc. (Ag.) Extension Education with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Plant Breeding & Genetics5M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Breeding & Genetics/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Genetics & Plant Breeding / M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Breeding/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Genetics with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Plant Pathology4M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Pathology/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Mycology & Plant Pathology with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Plant Physiology2M.Sc. (Plant Physiology) / M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Physiology with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).
Soil Science5M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil Science/ M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil Science & Agril. Chemistry with 65% marks or OGPA 6.5/10 in Master’s degree programme in the subject concerned (SC & ST candidate should have secured 60% marks or OGPA 6.0/10 in the subject concerned).

Dr. Rajendra Prasad Central Agricultural University, Samastipur Fees & Eligibility

CourseFeesEligibility
B.Tech₹68,390 (1st Year Fees)10+2
MBA₹92,550 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
M.Tech₹23,440 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
M.Sc₹23,440 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
Ph.D₹25,130 (1st Year Fees)Post Graduation
B.Sc {Hons.}₹29,100 (1st Year Fees)10+2
M.F.Sc₹23,440 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
CourseAdmission Link
MBA/PGDM Admission Link

Important Dates

EVENTDATE
Different Masters & PhD program (Application Date) 15 Mar - 31 May, 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

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17 Comments
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Haque Bhai

sir how can i get internship in RPCAU

07 Mar, 2020 10:01
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Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi, kindly visit the official website of the university for relevant details.

07 Mar, 2020 10:18
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Syam Sundar bodala

Hi, this is syam ,i have an bsc agri degree from an NON ICAR college , can i get an admission in this university for msc agricultural entomology

12 Feb, 2020 00:23
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Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Syam, yes, you are eligible for this course provided you have scored at least 60% (55% in case of reserved categories) in graduation.

12 Feb, 2020 12:45
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Aniket Kumar

Plz asked me how to take admission process si

28 Mar, 2019 14:46
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Shobhna Chaturvedi

Refer the admission procedure as mentioned above in the article for the desired course.

28 Mar, 2019 15:15
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komal kumari

Plz help me nd tell me Real date for apply in B.sc agriculture in Pusa university Sir, how can I admission in B.Sc agriculture in this University (Pusa university)

14 Mar, 2019 17:10
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Monika Content

Hello Komal, The detail related to Admission process for B.Sc agriculture is given in this link, How to apply.

14 Mar, 2019 17:41
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Aniket Kumar

Komal pata chala kab online from instance Ka kab say chalu hoga to please bolana 7631779920

28 Mar, 2019 14:44
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Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Aniket, admission forms were to be released from March 15, 2019 (tentatively).

28 Mar, 2019 15:05
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Utsav Kumar

Sir, how can I admission in B.Sc agriculture in this University

12 Mar, 2019 11:14
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Monika Content

Hi Utsav, The admission criteria for B.Sc agriculture is Admission to all the degree programmes shall be made through Competitive Entrance Examination conducted by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). Reservation policy is as per Central Government rules. And the eligibility for the course is the candidate must have passed in 10+2 Examination with PCB/PCMB/PCM/ Inter-Agriculture.

12 Mar, 2019 11:27
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aryan raj

Sir, how can I take admission in this university... Plzz tell me....

05 Mar, 2019 16:17
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Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Aryan, refer the above article to know the admission process of the university for desired course.

05 Mar, 2019 16:32
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Amit Mishra

Hello maam I m the students of bsc ag I want to take admission in msc ag how can I take admission in the is university

16 Feb, 2019 10:16
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Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Amit, kindly go through the Admission Procedure of the university from the article above.

16 Feb, 2019 11:46
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Kajal Sinha

Sir, food and nutrition se m.sc 2019 me admission ke liye kya process h.

01 Nov, 2018 14:19
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Akansha Expert

Hi Kajal, you may please check the official website to get that information about the Admission Process i.e. http://www.pusavarsity.org.in/

01 Nov, 2018 16:28
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Sagar kumar

CAN I TAKE ADMISSION IN BSC AG IN THIS MONTH

08 Oct, 2018 13:21
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Akansha Expert

Hi Sagar, You may please contact this number:- 6274-240226,240247 for getting the Admission detail of this University.

08 Oct, 2018 15:09
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Alkhnandni

Sir, I have to take admission in bsc.ag then can I select subject agriculture, biology and chemistry in bcece?

28 Sep, 2018 18:26
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Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, Please contact to the university to get the information about the relevant information.

29 Sep, 2018 11:24

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