(A) Under graduate Programmes
||Both Boys and Girls will be eligible for admission in all the Bachelor’s Degree Programmes.
||The candidates must be a permanent resident of the State of Bihar or a domicile of the Bihar State in case of 85% seats to be filled up through Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination. However, for rest 15% of the seats the students may be selected on all India basis.
||The candidate must have completed a minimum of 17 years of age on first of July for admission to Under-graduate programmes of the University..
||Minimum qualification required for admission in B.Sc.(Ag.) and B.Sc. (Home Science) shall be Intermediate in Science i.e. 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology combination or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics combinations. Students having passed I.Sc. examination with Physics, Chemistry and agriculture shall be also eligible for admission to B.Sc.(Ag.) programme only,
||Minimum qualification required for admission in B.V.Sc. & A.H. and B.F.Sc. Programmes shall be Intermediate in Science i.e. 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
||Minimum qualification required for admission in B.Tech.(Dairy Technology) and B. Tech.(Agricultural Engineering ) Programmes shall be Intermediate in Science i.e. 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics combination.
(B) M.Sc. Degree Programmes
|Both boys and girls will be eligible for admission except in case of Home Science where only women will be eligible.
|The minimum academic attainment for admission to a degree programme of the University shall be as follows:
(i) A candidate should possess at least a basic degree in concerned faculty of the University or a qualification recognized by the University as equivalent.
(ii) For getting admission to M.Sc. programme, the credit will be determined on the basis of the criteria laid down by the P.G. Faculty and Academic Council subject to the following conditions:-
|A candidate should possess at least Bachelor’s Degree in the subject concerned with minimum of 60% marks in aggregate or 6.0/10.0(of all University examination) or 65% marks or 6.5/10.0 in the subject concerned in which admission is sought by the candidate and in case of SC & ST 55% marks is required.
|Merit will be determined solely on the basis of marks obtained in Entrance-cum-Academic Performance for M.Sc. admission.
|Inservice candidate of Rajendra Agricultural University, Bihar will not be required to appear in the Competitive Test for seeking admission. Their merit shall be judged on the basis of merit-cum-seniority as decided by the FDC/PDP and allowed admission under the quota fixed by the Academic Council for them
(i) A candidate selected for admission to Master’s Degree Programme will be allowed to exercise option of discipline in the concerned subject group in which he has appeared during the counselling.
(ii) If selected for admission, the University reserves the discretion to allot a seat in any of the discipline within the subject group depending upon the student’s merit and availability of seats.
(iii) In case of vacancy of seat in any discipline, students will be permitted to change the discipline within the same subject group as per merit within the first semester. However, the change would be effective from Semester-II with prior approval of the Dean (PGS) in consultation with Registrar and Chairman of the concerned Department. The students allowed for change of discipline will not be entitled for university fellowship.
(iv) A student admitted to the Post-graduate programme of this University may be required to take some deficiency courses as prescribed by the Advisory Committee, in addition to the required courses as per regulation.
(C) Ph.D. Degree
a) The minimum qualification for admission to the Ph.D. programme is a Masters’ Degree in the concerned subject with at least 70% marks in aggregate or 7.0/10.0 at the Masters’ level relaxable 5% in case of SC/ST candidates
b) The requirement of percentage of marks may be relaxed to an extent of 5% for such candidates who have published research papers in standard scientific journal
In case of students from foreign countries, Director, Resident Instruction-cum-Dean, Post-graduate Studies in consultation with the Chairman of the Department in case of P.G. students will examine their curriculum vitae for the purpose of admission in various Degree programmes of the Rajendra Agricultural University, Pusa, Bihar.