The candidates seeking admission in other State Agricultural Universities could take up this exam and those who pass through are given a National Talent scholarship of Rs 1000 per month, it said. Selected student should study in any of the Agricultural University for four years, with agriculture, Horticulture, forestry, fishery, home science, sericulture, agricultural engineering, dairy tecnology, food science and technology, agriultural marketing, banking and cooperation, biotechnology and Comercial Agricultural and business managemment, as subjects. Applications can be obtained on cash payment from Syndicate Bank branches and also from Exam Cell, Education division, Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR), Delhi, by post, it said.
Jan 29, 2009
All India Entrance Examination for admissions to UG programmes in Agriculture and Allied science subjects, other than veterinary science for filling 15 per cent of total number of seats in State Agricultural Universities, Central Agricultural University would be held on April 19. The candidates, between the age group of 17 and 23 years, must have passed plus two or equivalent security not less than 50 per cent total marks for general, OBC and UPS categories and 40 per cent of the marks for SC/ST categories in the subjects physics, chemistry and biology, Maths, agriculture, home science can take up the exam, Dr K Vanangamudi, Dean, Agriculture, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, said in a release today.