Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2021 – Application Form, Dates

Bihar Agricultural University Admission

Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2021 – Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour (Bhagalpur) invites online application for an entrance examination for admission to Master and PhD Degree Program of the University for the academic session 2021-22.

Check more details on Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2021 below here.

Available Courses

Master Degree Programme

  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Agricultural Statistics
  • Agronomy
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Extension Education
  • Entomology
  • Horticulture (Floriculture & Landscaping)
  • Horticulture (Fruit Science)
  • Horticulture (Post Harvest Technology)
  • Horticulture (Vegetable Science)
  • Plant Breeding & Genetics
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Physiology
  • Seed Science & Technology
  • Soil Science

PhD Programs

  • Agronomy
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Extension Education
  • Entomology
  • Horticulture (Fruit Science)
  • Horticulture (Vegetable Science)
  • Plant Breeding & Genetics
  • Plant Pathology
  • Soil Science

Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2021 Important Dates

Availability of Application form20 Jul 2021
Last date for submission of Online Application15 Sep 2021
Downloading of Admit Card from University Website01 Sep – 05 Sep, 2021 (Tantative)
Date of Examination05 Sep, 2021 (Sunday) (Tantative)
Publication of Result on University WebsiteTo be announced
Date of CounsellingTo be announced
Classes Start fromTo be announced

Eligibility Criteria for Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2021

For Master Degree Programs

Minimum Marks Requirement60% marks in average or 6.0/10.0 (55% marks in aggregate or 5.5/10.0 OGPA, for SC/ST candidates)
Educational QualificationCandidates appearing for the Bachelor Degree Examination are also eligible to apply provisionally for admission and appear in the Competitive Test. However, he/she must have a final result with required CGPA (Provisional Degree Certificate and Transcript) on or before the date of 1st counseling.
DomicileAdmission to Master Degree Programme is open for Domicile of Bihar only

For PhD Programs

Minimum Marks Requirement70% marks in average or 7.0/10.0 (65% marks in aggregate or 6.5/10.0 OGPA, for SC/ST candidates)
Educational QualificationCandidates appearing in the Master Degree Examination are also eligible to apply provisionally for admission and appear in the Competitive Test for admission in PhD Degree Programme. However, he/she must have a final result with required CGPA (Provisional Degree Certificate and Transcript) on or before the date of 1st counseling
DomicileAll candidates can apply for Ph.D. programmes.

Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2021 Application Form

  • Candidate can apply for BAU (Master / Ph.D)-2021 ‘ON-LINE’ only through official website (www.bausabour.ac.in).
  • Before filling the application read prospectus carefully.

Application Fee

CoursesFor UR & OthersFor SC / ST
Master DegreeRs. 800/-Rs. 400/-
PhD DegreeRs. 1000/-Rs. 500/-

Examination Scheme

Bihar Agricultural University will conduct the entrance examination for the admission in various Master’s Degree and PhD Degree in Agriculture stream offline at the chosen examination centers.

ModeOffline (OMR Sheet)
Total Number of Questions200
Question TypeMultiple Choice Questions
Duration2 hours
Marks Per Question0.5 marks

Selection Criteria

Master Degree Programme

  • Selection will be made on the basis of competitive entrance examination.
  • Candidate will have to choose 5 subjects of his choice for admission. Seat allotment will make on merit cum choice basis. Reservation policy of Government of Bihar will be applicable.
  • Merit list shall be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in competitive entrance examination.
  • Cut off marks for SC/ST candidate is 40% and 45% for all other categories in the merit list of competitive entrance examination.
  • In case of same marks in the merit list of Competitive entrance examination, date of birth shall be given priority.
  • Candidate may be sent off-campus for completing the research work.

For PhD Programs

  • Selection will be made on the basis of Competitive Entrance Exam. Candidates willing to secure admission will have to appear in Competitive Entrance Test. Counselling and Admission will be allowed in the subject applied for admission on the basis of seat availability and reservation policy of Government of Bihar.
  • Merit list shall be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in Competitive Entrance Exam.
  • The cut off marks for all other Categories except SC/ST Category is 45% and for SC/ST Category is 40% in the merit list of Competitive Entrance Examination.
  • In case of same marks in the merit list of competitive Entrance Examination, date of birth shall be given priority.
  • Candidate may be sent off-campus for completing the research work.

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Previous Years Admissions

Bihar Agricultural University Admission 2020 Important Dates

Availability of Application form20 May 2020
Last date for submission of Online Application (Extended)05 Sept 2020