Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology (GBPUA&T) was established in 1960 with an aim of imparting rural education by an act of the State Legislature of Uttar Pradesh and dedicated to the nation by Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. The main campus of the university lies in Udham Singh Nagar district of Uttarakhand and approved by UGC and AICTE. The admission to GBPUA&T is made on the basis of marks scored in entrance examinations conducted by the University and other competitive examinations.
The various courses offered by GBPUA&T are B.Sc, B.V. Sc. & A.H, B.F.Sc, B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, MCA etc.
The applicant must have done 10+2 or its equivalent with Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science/ Biology as one of the optional subjects. The admission to the B.Tech program will be made on the basis of score in JEE Main conducted by CBSE.
To apply to the program, the applicant must have done 10+2 in Science or Agriculture with Science or Mathematics.
The applicant must have done 10+2 or its equivalent with minimum 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English to apply to the program.
The admission is based on the basis of GATE score. The applicant must possess Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline with the minimum required marks to apply to the program.
The M.Sc program is offered in Agricultural Economics, Agrometeorology, Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Clothing and Textiles, Foods and Nutrition, Aquaculture etc. The applicant must have done B.Sc in the concerned field to apply.
The admission to the MBA/ MBA (Agribusiness) will be made on the score obtained in CMAT examination followed by a group discussion and personal interview. To take admission to the MBA program, the candidate must possess Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Engineering or Technology from UGC/AICTE approved institution. Whereas, for MBA (Agribusiness) the applicant must have obtained Bachelor’s or Master’s in Agriculture, Agricultural Chemicals, Dairy Science/ Engineering etc.
The MCA program is offered to the candidates who have obtained BCA/ B.Sc degree with Mathematics are eligible to apply. The admission to the program will be made through an entrance test conducted by the University.
GBPUA&T offers a Ph.D. program in numerous specializations of Agriculture, Engineering, Science, Fisheries Science, Home Science etc., that are further divided into the sub-specializations. The admission seeking candidate needs to hold Master’s degree in the relevant discipline with required marks.
The GBPUA&T University awards various scholarships to the undergraduate students, pursuing Masters and Ph.D. scholars.
The GBPUA&T placement cell works effectively through its job portal which provides necessary information regarding jobs, profiles etc. This portal helps employers to communicate easily with the placement cell. Also, the students may get information to enhance their skills and career.