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Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022: Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Process

Ankita Jha
Ankita JhaUpdated On: August 25, 2022 05:40 pm IST

Assam Agricultural University Admission started on July 1st, 2022. The CET UG exam has been conducted. The students can check the Assam Agricultural University Admission important dates, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, and application process for UG, PG, and Ph.D. programs.

Assam Agricultural University Admission

Assam Agriculture University is one of the most popular colleges in India offering different courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate levels. Assam Agricultural University popularly known as AAU also known for its innovation and research facilities. The university was established on April 1, 1969 in Barbheta, Jorhat, Assam. AAU offers courses in BSc Agriculture, BSc Horticulture, BSc Sericulture, BSc Home Science, BSc Fisheries Science, and BSc Veterinary Sciences, MSc Agriculture, MSc Horticulture, MSc Fisheries Science. In addition to these courses, AAU also offers a specialized MBA course in Agri-Business. The last date for applying online for all courses is July 25, 2022 (Monday). The courses offered at undergraduate courses are for 4 years duration while all postgraduate courses including MBA course are for 2 years. AAU is a state-funded university dedicated to agricultural education. AAu is “A” certified institution by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and also accredited by the Union of Concerned Governments. The students can pay the application fee either online or offline.

Assam Agricultural University Common Entrance Test (CET UG) was held on August 13 and August 14, 2022. The date of CET (UG) results was previously scheduled on August 15, 2022. But, it has not been declared yet. According to the official site, it will be announced in due course of time. In this regard, candidates are suggested to check the official site time and again to stay updated. It was previously declared that the Agricultural University admission 2022 for PG courses will be determined based on the NTA scores of the candidates. The university decided to accept the scores of the ICAR exam for PG and PhD except for the Tea Husbandry and Technology programme that comes under Assam Agricultural University PhD courses.

Also Read: MSc Agriculture Colleges in India

Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022 Highlights

The applicants can check the major highlights of the university so that they are aware of the important information related to AAU.

Particulars

Details

Name of the University

Assam Agriculture University

Short Form

AAU

State

Assam

Established 

1969

Affiliation 

ICAR

Vice Challencor of the AAU

Dr. Bidyut Chandan Deka

Email id

webadmin@aau.ac.in

Official Website

www.aau.ac.in

Helpline Number

0376-2340001

Address of the AAU

Assam Agriculture University, Barbheta, Jorhat, Assam - 785013

Courses Offered by AAU

UG, PG and Ph.D.

Application Mode of AAU

Online

AAU Exam Mode

Offline

Admission Criteria

Merit Based

Scholarship Policy

Not applicable

Counselling Process

Done by the University

Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022

The notification for Assam Agricultural University Admission Common Entrance Test for the session 2022 was released on July 1, 2022. The issue of online application form for all the courses also started from July 21, 2022 and the same will close on July 25, 2022. The common entrance test CET (UG) has been conducted though the results have not come out yet. The different fields in which admission will be offered at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate level are mentioned below. 

  • Agriculture
  • Horticulture
  • Veterinary Science
  • Home Science 
  • Agri-Business
  • Sericulture
  • Fisheries Science

The desired applicants can apply for any of these courses if they meet the eligibility criteria. The application is open for all the students if they follow the schedule and apply through proper channels. The students who want to apply at undergraduate level must have completed their class XII from a recognised board with a minimum of 50% marks. Similarly, students applying at postgraduate level must have completed their graduation along with class XII board to be eligible for taking admission. The students need to qualify the entrance test that is conducted by Assam Agricultural University. 

Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022 Important Dates

The aspirants can check the important event dates of AAU given below.

Events

Dates

Application form for all courses starts from

July 1, 2022

Last day to apply for all courses

July 25, 2022

Common Entrance Test for UG (CETUG)

August 13 & August 14, 2022

Admit Card Release

Released

Result Declaration of CETUG 

August 15, 2022

First round of Counselling for UG

August 24 -August 27 , 2022

Date of Reporting to college

August 31, 2022

Classes starting from 

September 1 2022

Second round of Counselling subject to availability of seats

September 7, 2022

Important Note: 

  • This is to inform all the students who are applying for the PG Admission that this year the admission for AAU PG will be depending on the basis of the NTA score secured by the respective candidate in the examination conducted by the ICAR, except for the Ph.D. programme in Tea Husbandry & Technology. 
  • The entry for the Department of Tea Husbandry & Technology entrance test would be conducted by the concerned Department on the date to be notified in due course.

Assam Agricultural University UG Admission 2022

The admission to different courses offered at undergraduate level have been opened by Assam Agricultural University for the session 2022-23. There are multiple programs that are taught at undergraduate level in AAU such as horticulture, agriculture, sericulture, community science, veterinary science, and other related disciplines. The different popular courses offered at undergraduate level are BSc Hons. Agriculture, BSc Animal Husbandry and Dairying, BSc Biotechnology, BSc Horticulture, Bsc Entomology, BSc Agronomy, BSc Basic Science, BSc Fruit Science, etc. The admission to all these courses will take place through Common  Entrance Test conducted by Assam Agricultural University.

Assam Agricultural University UG Course Fee and Eligibility Criteria 2022

The aspirants can check the fee structure and eligibility for AAU UG Courses.

UG Course

AAU UG Fee Structure per annum

Eligibility

BSc  Specialization

  • BSc Horticulture
  • BSc Home Science
  • BSc Sericulture
  • BSc Fisheries 
  • BSc Agriculture



INR 21600

  • Students must have completed their class XII examination from science stream with a minimum of 50% marks
  • The students must have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as compulsory subjects if they want to take admission in any of the above mentioned courses

B.V.Sc

INR 21600

Students must have completed their class XII examination from science stream with a minimum of 50% marks

B.F.Sc

INR 21600

Students must have completed their class XII examination from a recognised board

B.Sc (Hons)

INR 21600

Students must have completed their class XII examination from a recognised board

Assam Agricultural University PG Admission 2022

The AAU postgraduate admissions have also been opened from July 1, 2022 for different courses. The different courses at Master’s level include MSc Agriculture, MSc Plant Pathology, MSc Home Science, MSc Food Technology, MSc Agricultural Biotechnology, MSc Nematology, MBA, MFSC programmes, etc. The students can apply to any of these programmes through the official website of the Assam Agricultural University. The students can apply to these courses at Master’s level till July 25, 2022. Similar to undergraduate programmes, the students taking admission to postgraduate courses also need to appear for the Common Entrance Test conducted by AAU. 

Assam Agricultural University PG Course Fee and Eligibility Criteria

The aspirants can check the fee structure and eligibility for AAU PG Courses.

PG Course

AAU PG Fee Structure per annum

Eligibility

  • MSc Agriculture
  • MSc Horticulture
  • MSc Fisheries 
  • MSc Veterinary  Science




INR 28600

  • The students along with the entrance test also need to have completed their graduation from a recognised board or university
  • The students must have their bachelors degree in Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, etc. and must have scored a minimum of 45% in order to be part of Assam Agricultural University postgraduate admission

M.F.Sc

INR 28600

Students must have passed undergraduate in any relevant field

MBA (Agri Business)

INR 82520

The students along with the entrance test also need to have completed their graduation from a recognised board or university

M.Tech Food Processing

INR 82520

The students along with the entrance test also need to have completed their graduation from a recognised board or university

Assam Agricultural University Ph.D. Admission 2022

The admission to Ph.D. programmes at Assam Agricultural university is taken through Ph.D. Entrance Test conducted by the respective department. The entrance test is conducted for 100 marks which is completely subjective in nature. The applicants also have to go through the process of interview. The PhD Entrance Test will be open for all the candidates as there are 19 seats available in all the departments. The seats are also open for the students outside Assam which is subject to availability of seats for PhD candidates. 

Assam Agricultural University Ph.D. Fee Structure and Eligibility Criteria

The aspirants can check the fee structure and eligibility for AAU Ph.D Courses

Course

Fee Structure per annum

Eligibility

Ph.D programmes

INR 28600

The students along with the entrance test also need to have completed their Masters degree from a recognised board or university


Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022 Application Process

The students applying for admission to different courses at Assam Agricultural University must be familiar with the application process so that they can fill the application form without making any mistakes. The application form is filled online on the official website of Assam Agricultural university. The students must follow the below mentioned steps. 

  • The mode of application will be Online for AAU.
  • The students need to follow the following steps to fill the application form.
    • Students must visit the official website of the university
    • Application form need to be filled online
    • Students need to fill the required details as desired
    • Upload scanned photographs and signatures
    • Pay Application fee online- Application Fee is Rs 1000
    • Wait for Counselling Intimation
    • Attend Counselling with all documents
  • The students need to pay the application fee through an online payment gateway. 

Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022 Required Documents 

The students need to keep an eye on the documents that are essential for the application process.

  • Identification Documents
  • Educational Certificates
  • Domicile certificate of Assam or wards of defense/paramilitary personnel
  • Scanned passport size photograph
  • Scanned Signature
  • Category Certificate
  • Income Certificate

Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022 Reservation Policy

There are certain seats that have been reserved under various categories to facilitate education in Assam Agricultural University. The students can check the below mentioned column for different kinds of seat reservation in AAU for academic session 2022-23. The students need to submit relevant documents for the same that must be self attested by them. 

Types of Seat Reservation

Criteria

Scheduled Caste

It is specified in relation to the State of Assam under Article 341 of the Constitution of India 

Scheduled Tribes

(Plains and Hills) specified in relation to the State of Assam under Article 342 of the Constitution of India 

Other Backward Classes (OBC)/More Backward Class

It is also specified in relation to the State of Assam that include one seat each for Tea Garden Labourer (TGL) in the Faculty of Agriculture and Faculty of Veterinary Science 

Economically Weaker Section (EWS)

As per Constitutional Amendment (103) Act, 2019

Small Tea Growers of Assam

2 seats reserved for the son/daughter of Small Tea Growers of Assam to pursue B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture with specialization in Tea Husbandry & Technology

States/Union Territories other than Assam

3 seats will be reserved for candidates belonging to States/Union Territories other than Assam for specializing in Tea Husbandry & Technology in the B.Sc. (Hons) Agri degree programme.

High Fee Category

30 Seats reserved for Rest of India which means students who do not represent North East Stthe ate




Assam Agricultural University 2022 Exam Pattern

The applicant can check the exam pattern of AAU mentioned below.

Exam Mode

Offline

Exam Duration

2 hours

Type of Question

MCQ

Total Marks

150

Total Number of Question

150

Language mode

English

Number of Section

Three (Physics, Chemistry and Biology)

Marking Scheme

1 marks for each correct answer

0.25 marks deduction for each incorrect answer

Negative marking

Applicable

Preparation tips for Assam Agricultural University Admission 2022

The aspirants can learn some important points on how to prepare for the AAU Exam.

  • Smart study plan
  • Follow the routine/time table properly
  • Time management
  • Activeness and attentiveness on the updates
  • Focused 
  • Clear concept of the topics
  • Proper strategy to complete the syllabus
  • Cool Headed study plan

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