Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Nadia has started the registration process for admission to Ph.D. Programmes for academic Session: 2020-2021. Candidates can submit the application form by October 30, 2020, along with an application fee of 1500 for the general category, INR 750 for SC/ST Category, and INR 750 for the Physically Challenged Category.
Online application form begins
October 19, 2020
Last date to submit an online application form
October 30, 2020
Date of publication of provisional merit list
To be notified
Date of counselling, Counselling procedure, and date of reporting
To be notified
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya-[BCKV] is a government agricultural university established in 1974.The college offers two undergraduate courses (B.Tech.& B.Sc.) with specialization in Agriculture and Horticulture. It also offers two post graduate courses (M.Tech & M.Sc.), and Ph.D in over 19 specializations. Undergraduate students are admitted through WBJEE. Students for the B.Sc. courses are admitted as per merit based 10+2 marks. Admission to the Masters courses are on the basis of WBUT-PGET.
|Established | Institute Type||1974 | State University|
|Accredited by||University Grants Commission(UGC)|
|Set by||Indian Council of Agricultural Research(ICAR)|
|Admission Criteria||Entrance & Merit Based|
|Courses Offered||B.Tech., B.Sc., M.Tech, M.Sc., PhD|
|Entrance Accepted||WBUT PGET/ WBJEE/ ICAR AIEEA|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Computing, Medical, Sports|
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya (BCKV) is a premier agricultural university and is ranked top among the agricultural engineering universities in India. The ranking of the institute by different agencies is as follows:
|B.Tech||Duration: 4 years|
Specialization:- Agricultural Engineering Number of seats:- 27
Eligibility: Passed Higher Secondary examination or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as the main subjects. The general candidates must have to secure at least 50% marks and reserved candidates should have at least 40% marks under examination of a University/ Recognized Board/Council.
Selection Criteria: WBJEE
|B.Sc.(Hons)||Duration: 4 years|
Specialization:- Agriculture and Horticulture Number of seats:- 143
Eligibility: Pass Higher Secondary examination or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as the main subjects. The general candidates must have to secure at least 50% marks and reserved candidates should have at least 40% marks under examination of a University/ Recognized Board/Council.
Selection Criteria:Merit-based(10+2 marks)
|M.Sc.||Duration: 2 years|
Specialization: Post-harvest Technology, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Entomology, Agricultural Extension, Agricultural Statistics, Agricultural Chemicals, Agricultural Biochemistry, Agricultural Meteorology & Physics, Agronomy, Floriculture and Landscaping, Fruits and Orchard Management, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Horticulture-Vegetable Science, Plant Pathology, Plant physiology, Seed Science & Technology, Soil and Water Conservation, Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry, Spices & Plantation Crops
Number of seats:- 5(each discipline)
Eligibility: Passed the 4-year degree Examination in the respective field with a 6.60-grade point for students in general category and 5.60-grade point for reserved category. They should have scored at least 50% marks in 10+2 examinations.
Selection Criteria: Entrance Test(Conducted by University)
|M.Tech||Duration: 2 years|
Specialization:- Farm Machinery & Power Engineering, Post-Harvest Engineering And Technology, Soil and Water Engineering, Food Engineering
Number of seats:- 10(each discipline)
Eligibility: Passed the 4-year degree Examination in the respective specialized field with a 6.60-grade point for students in general category and 5.60-grade point for reserved category. They should have scored at least 50% marks in 10+2 examinations.
Selection Criteria: WBUT-PGET
|PhD||Duration: 3 years|
Specialization:- Animal Science, Biochemistry, Floriculture & Landscaping, Post-Harvest Technology, Agricultural Entomology, Agricultural Biotechnology, Agriculture Economics, Agriculture Meteorology & Physics, Agricultural Statistics, Agro Chemicals, Agronomy, Farm Machinery & Power, Fruits & Orchard Management, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Plant Physiology, Seed Science & Technology, Soil Science And Agriculture Chemistry, Spices and Plantation Crops, Agricultural Processing and Food Engineering, Soil and Water Engineering, Agricultural Extension
Eligibility Passed the Master’s degree Examination in the Agriculture/Horticulture with at least 60% marks for general candidate (50% marks for SC/ST)
Selection Criteria: Entrance Test(Conducted by University) + Interview
Read More:BCKV Courses & Fees
|Course||Application Fees(General)||Application Fees(Reserved Category)|
|Undergraduate Course||INR 1000||INR 500|
|Postgraduate Course||INR 1200||INR 600|
|PhD||INR 1500||INR 750|
Read More:BCKV Admission 2020
B.Tech Agricultural Engineering - 2019
Read more:BCKV Cut Offs
The institute aims to offer highly qualified and dedicated faculty to their students who not only teaches but imbibes good values in their disciples. The faculties of the institute are divided into 3 major segments which are subdivided in various strati to provide the specific knowledge about the specialised courses.
The agriculture department is divided into 17 departments, the horticulture department consists of 5 divisions and the agricultural engineering department has 4 subdivisions in them. The detailed statistics about the faculty count working on different positions is given below:
Read More:BCKV Faculty
Ques. What is the starting date for applications forms in BCKV?
Ques. Is there a fee concession for reserved category?
Ques. What is the reservation criterion during admissions?
Ques. Is there an option to change the details after the submission of the form?
Ques. Is scholarship available for the students?