Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture Counselling/ Admission 2020 (Started) - Dates, Eligibility List, Entrance Exam, Application Form, Documents for Agriculture Quota

Neha Kumari
Neha KumariPublished On: November 26, 2020 | KCET

Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture admission process 2020 begins from November 22. The eligibility and non-eligibility list for Karnataka B.Sc admission 2020 through Agriculture quota has been released. Check all details about Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture admission here.

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Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Admission 2020 - The counselling & option entry dates for Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture admission 2020 have been released, and the Round 1 counselling starts on November 22, 2020. The eligibility and non-eligibility list for B.Sc Agriculture admission through Agriculture quota have been released on September 11, 2020. 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 2020 to be eligible for the admission process for the academic session 2020-21. As KCET 2020 entrance exam has been conducted, the counseling process is the next stage. The candidates aspiring for admission in these courses under the state quota will have to participate in the KCET counseling process. For direct admission, the candidates apply for admission to private colleges. 

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Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture Admission Dates



Date of CET examination

July 30 & 31, 2020

Document Upload for Agriculture QuotaSeptember 25 to 29, 2020 (Re-Opened)
Online Verification of Documentsafter August 29, 2020
Release of Eligibility ListSeptember 11, 2020
KCET 2020 ResultsAugust 21, 2020

KCET 2020 Option Entry

November 22 to 25, 2020

Display of Mock AllotmentNovember 26, 2020
Modification of OptionsNovember 26 to 28, 2020

KCET 2020 Seat Allotment Round 1

November 29, 2020 (4:00 PM)

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

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)-

B.Sc Agriculture Quota Admission Eligibility List 2020 Karnataka B.Sc Agriculture Quota Non-Eligibility List 2020

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 Websitehttps://pg-admission.kar.nic.in/UG_2020/UG_Home.aspx
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)

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Application Form 2020

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.

Karnataka B.Sc/ B.Tech Agriculture Eligibility Criteria 2020

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.

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 Entrance Exam 2020

Admission in UG Agriculture Courses is confirmed on the basis of marks obtained in KCET 2020. 

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 Admission Process 2020

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 2020

The answer key of the Karnataka- CET entrance test is released on the official website of KEA. 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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