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Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture Counselling/ Admission 2021 - Dates, Entrance Exam, Application Form, Eligibility List, Documents for Agriculture Quota

Neha Kumari
Neha KumariPublished On: June 14, 2021 | KCET

Check all details about Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture admission here like the dates, eligibility criteria, application process, list of colleges participating in the admission/counselling process etc from the article below.

Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture Admission 2021

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Admission 2021 -  Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) is responsible for conducting the admission process for the B.Sc Agriculture/ B.Tech Agriculture Engineering course, and the candidates must have a valid score in KCET 2021 to be eligible for the admission process for the academic session 2021-22. As KCET 2021 entrance exam will be conducted on August 28 & 29, the counselling process is expected to take place in September. The candidates aspiring for admission in these courses under the state quota will have to participate in the KCET counselling process. For direct admission, the candidates apply for admission to private colleges.

Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture Admission Dates 2021

The B.Sc agriculture admission process tentative schedule is available now - 



Date of CET examination

August 28 & 29, 2021

Document Upload for Agriculture QuotaSeptember 2021
Online Verification of Documentsafter August 2021
Release of Eligibility ListSeptember 2021
KCET 2021 ResultsAugust 2021

KCET 2021 Option Entry

November 2021

Display of Mock AllotmentNovember 2021
Modification of OptionsNovember to December 2021

KCET 2021 Seat Allotment Round 1

December 2021

Also Read: B.Sc Agriculture VS B.Tech Agriculture

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Entrance Exam 2021

Admission in UG Agriculture Courses is confirmed on the basis of marks obtained in KCET 2021. 

Certain seats are reserved under Agriculturist Quota. Candidates who belong under this category must also appear in practical examination. The practical examination is conducted at Bangalore, Mangalore, Mysore, Mandya, Raichur, Hassan, Tamaka (Kolar District), Arabhavai, (Gokak Tq), Dharwad, Vijayapura, Bidar, Bagalkot, Hiriyur (Chitradurga) and Shimoga by concerned Agricultural/ Veterinary Universities.

Fees for Practical Examination is INR 500/- for General and OBC category and INR 250/- for SC, ST and Category -1 candidates. The candidate needs to pay these fees at the Practical Test Centre on the day of verification of documents.

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Eligibility Criteria 2021

Following are the eligibility criteria for Admissions in UG Agriculture courses in Karnataka:

  • The candidate must have passed Class XII or equivalent examination.

  • The candidate must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with Biology as the optional subject.

  • The candidates must have appeared in CET in PCMB subjects.

  • Agriculturist Quota candidates must also appear in Practical examinations and secure at least 50% marks in it.

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Application Form 2021

Candidates must fill in the online application form to be considered for admission in Professional courses through the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA). No application is accepted in offline mode. The online application form is user-friendly and candidates fill in the application form using the instructions given below:

Download the blank application and practice to fill in the information, details in the application form in offline mode. The correct information must be added online in the online application form.

The application form can be filled in two phases.

Phase 1: Fill details and edit it, if required. Verify if all the mandatory information is filled appropriately. Any discrepancy, later on, may affect the allotment of seats at the time of admission.

Phase 2: Select the declaration to confirm that all information added in the online application is correct and no changes can be incorporated later on. The candidate cannot edit/ delete or add any information after checking the declaration.

The candidate must pay the application fees and take a printout of application form for further admission process.

Documents Uploading for Agriculture Quota

The fee to upload documents is Rs. 200 (Rs. 100 for SC/ST). Candidates who wish to claim reservation under Agriculture quota for UG farm courses will have to upload the supporting documents. The list of documents to be uploaded can be checked below -

KCET Admission TicketAgriculture/ Manual Labour in Agriculture Activities
Agriculture Income CertificateSalary Certificate
Income Details for Business (if applicable)-

The certificate verification will be online, and the candidates need not visit the helpline centre. The detailed process to upload the documents is as follows -

Official Website
Step 1The candidates will have to upload the documents in the PDF format only. Click on the Login button and enter the KCET Admission Ticket Number.
Step 2The candidates will receive an OTP on their mobile
Step3Enter the OTP number and Select YES option to upload documents
Step 4Upload all the documents as mentioned above (whichever applicable)

List of UG Agriculture Courses offered in Karnataka

Following are the list of Agricultural courses (Farm Science) offered through Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) Admission process:

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Admission Process 2021

The merit list of candidates is prepared based on the marks obtained in Qualifying Examination and performance in Common Entrance Test (CET)- PCMB subjects. There are no minimum marks required in CET for admission in UG Agriculture course.

For 25% of marks obtained in Class XII - PCMB and CET are considered for admission. Rest 50% of marks obtained in Practical Test is considered for admission.

The candidate must secure at least 50% marks in Practical Examination for admission in agricultural courses under Agriculturist Quota.

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Merit List 2021

The merit list is determined by KEA and eligible candidates are determined accordingly. A separate result sheet is prepared for the Agricultural course (Farm Science) and the list is published on the official site of KEA on the defined date.

The seat allotment is done online and eligible candidates can choose options in the order of merit or rank obtained in the Karnataka CET examination. After the results are released and the merit list is published, candidates need to visit the Districts helpline centres for document verification. The candidate can enter options after the receipt of verification slip. The online process allows candidates to choose any number of options based on their preferences.

A secure User ID and Secret Key is provided to all candidates for login. Candidates must ensure to meet the eligibility criteria before applying for admission to Government seats in Karnataka. Information added in the CET online application form is considered to prepare the rank list and seat allotment.

Agriculturist Quota candidates, merit list is prepared based on 25% marks obtained Qualifying examination PCBM and CET each. Rest 50% marks obtained in Practical Examination is considered for admission.

List of Top Private Colleges for B.Sc Agriculture in India

Here is the list of top private colleges for B.Sc Agriculture admission in India. You can get direct admission in any of these colleges by just filling the Common Application Form.

Bhai Gurdas Group of Institutions - SangrurVivekananda Global University - Jaipur
Quantum University - RoorkeeDr. KN Modi University - Jaipur
CT University  LudhianaThe Neotia University - Kolkata
Baddi University - SolanSage University - Indore

Also Read: Diploma Courses in Agriculture

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