ICAR’s 22nd All India Examinations (AIEEA)

Admission to Undergraduate & Postgraduate degree programmes and AICE­JRF/SRF (PGS)-2017 for admission to Doctoral degree programmes in Agriculture and Allied Sciences for the Academic Session 2017-18.

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi conducts All India Entrance Examinations for admission to Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral degree programmes in agriculture and allied sciences for filling 15% seats in Bachelor and 25% seats each in Master (100% seats in ICAR-DUs) and Doctoral degree programmes in accredited Agricultural Universities (except the 4 ICAR-DUs). Through AIEEA-PG, 475 ICAR PG Scholarships and through AICE-JRF/SRF(PGS), 202 fellowships are also awarded. Those candidates who do not get ICAR PG Scholarship are awarded NTS(PGS) provided they take admission outside their state of domicile.

The dates for conducting these examinations for the Academic Session 2017-18 have been fixed the approval of Competent Authority in the Council as under:

(i) Saturday, 13th May 2017 during 10:00 A.M -12:30 P.M (2.30 hrs) : For U.G admission.

(for candidates having passed or appearing in 10+2 Examination with Physics, Chemistry  and Biology/Agriculture/Mathematics.)

(ii) Sunday, 14th May 2017 during 10:00 A.M. -12:30 P.M (2.30 hrs) : For P.G. admission and award of ICAR-PG Scholarship/NTS (PGS)

(for candidates having passed Bachelor’s degree or appearing in the final year examination in Agriculture and Allied Sciences or related subjects with four years degree (10+2+3 years are also eligible for few courses at IARI & NDRI)

 (iii) Sunday, 14th May 2017 during 10:00 A.M. to 01:00 P.M. (3hrs): Ph.D. and award of JRF/SRF (PGS)
(for India National having passed Master’s degree or appearing in the final semester examination in Agriculture & Allied Science from any recognized university in India or abroad).
Application Details will be updated shortly once it is published by the ICAR governing bodies.
The Counseling of candidates who qualify in Entrance Examinations will be held Online, for which schedule will be notified later.
These dates are being communicated as an advance intimation with a request that you may kindly avoid any possible clash with these dates for any other Entrance Examination/Internal Examination or any other important event of your Institution/University so as to enable the common candidates, if any, to appear in the ICAR’s AIEEA-2017 without any inconvenience.

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