Under Graduate Programme

Post Graduate Programme

Academic Profile of the University

The University offers various UG degree courses in the faculties of Agriculture, Agricultural Engineering & Technology and Community Science at its constituent colleges in A.P. State with Head Quarters at Lam, Guntur. The medium of instruction for all the U.G. Courses is ENGLISH.

Duration of the programmes:

Min : 4 years
Max : 7 years (from the date of Admission)

Criteria for admission:

The students are admitted into all U.G courses except B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science based on their performance in the state level Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) conducted during the year of admission by the AP Sate Council of Higher Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh. In case of B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science, the eligibility criteria is a pass in two year intermediate Examination either M.P.C. or Bi.P.C.  Candidates holding three years Diploma in Home Science are also eligible. The University shall invite applications from eligible candidates through notification in some of the leading news papers generally in the month of June (G.O.Ms.No.184, dated 20-08-1993 of Education (E.C.2) Department).
Age:
The candidates for admission into First Year Under Graduate courses in the University shall be required to have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission with an upper age limit of 22 years for all the candidates, 25 years in case of SC and ST candidates and 27 years for Physically challenged.
The eligible candidates shall be required to attend counseling in person perusing as per the notification in the News papers and be admitted to different U.G Programmes depending on their individual merit as determined by the rank' obtained in EAMCET following the presidential order (Regional allotment), the rule of reservation as per orders of the Government of Andhra Pradesh.

Reservation of Seats

Allocation of seats in favour of local candidates in relation to Local Area:

Out of total intake, 15% of seats shall be Un- reserved (UR). For these seats any candidate from AU/SVU region can compete with intermediate marks of A.P. Candidates from Osmania University (OU) region (Telangana State), also are eligible to compete for these seats with intermediate marks of Telangana State.
Admission to 85% of the seats, the seats shall be allocated in of 42 : 22 ratio in Andhra University and Sri Venkateswara University,   respectively among the candidates in relation to local area.

Backward Classes        :    29% of seats are reserved under this category.
                                             (BC A – 7%; BC B – 10%; BC C – 1%; BC D – 7%; BC E – 4%)

Scheduled Caste (SC)  :    15%

Scheduled Tribe (ST)   :      6%

Other Reservations:

a)    Defence Personnel (CAP)       …     2%
b)    National Cadet Corps. (NCC)  …     1%
c)    Games & Sports                       …  0.5%
d)    Differentially Abled (PH)          …     3%

  • 1% for Visually Handicapped
  • 1% for Hearing Impaired
  • 1% for Orthopedically Handicapped

Reservation of seats for Women: In each course, 331/3 % of the seats shall be reserved  in favour of women candidates from each category. (G.O.Ms. No. 75 / Edn., dated 13-3-1996 of Govt. of A.P.)
Reservations for the candidates coming from families of Agriculturists cum Rural area:

  • Forty (40) per cent of the seats in B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture, B.Tech. (Agricultural Engineering), and B.Tech. (Food Technology) courses are reserved for candidates coming from families of Agriculturists actually engaged in agriculture and owning not less than 1 acre of land and who have studied for a minimum of 4 years in schools located in Non-Municipal areas.
  • Candidates seeking admission under this category shall produce (i) a certificate in Form - I of application containing patta numbers and extent of land obtained from a Revenue Officer not below the rank of Mandal Revenue Officer of the Mandal Concerned or a certificate copy of Pattadar Pass Book issued by the Mandal Revenue Officer and (ii) also a Certificate in Form – II of Application from the Heads of Institutions that the candidate has studied for a minimum period of four years in Schools located in Non-Municipal areas during their period of study from 1st class to 12th class ( or Intermediate).
  • Form - I  and  Form - II  need to be filled in with the signatures of concerned officials viz., Mandal Revenue Officer / Tahsildar and concerned Head of Institution, respectively, along with office seal. Otherwise, the claim of the candidates under this category will be summarily rejected.

THE INTAKE OF SEATS VARIOUS UNDER GRADUATE COURSES IN ANGRAU


Courses

Intake

(1)

(2)

B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture

560

B.Tech.(Food Technology)

70

B.Tech.(Agricultural Engineering)

110

B.Sc.(Hons.) Community Science

83

Note (i): ICAR quota: 15% seats on total intake will be filled by ICAR through All India      Entrance Examination.
Note (ii):
B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture:

(i)      20% Supernumerary seats on total intake for candidates with Diploma in Agriculture / Seed Technology / Organic Farming through AGRICET.
(ii)      A total 6% of seats are allotted to in-service candidates, out of which 5% are allotted to            in-service AEOs from Agriculture Department and 1% for AEOs working in the University.
B.Tech. (Agricultural Engineering): 15% Supernumerary seats on total intake will be allotted to candidates with Diploma in Agricultural Engineering and Technology through AGRIENGGCET.
B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science: 10% Supernumerary seats on total intake will be allotted to  candidates with three years Diploma in Home Science.


List of Colleges

  • B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
      • Constituent Colleges:
    • Agricultural College, Bapatla, Guntur Dist.
    • Agricultural College, Naira, Srikakulam Dist.
    • Agricultural College, Rajahmundry, East Godavari Dist.
    • S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati, Chittoor Dist.
    • Agricultural College, Mahanandi, Kurnool Dist.

    Private Agricultural Colleges with affiliation to ANGRAU

  • Sri Kinjarapu Yerran Naidu College of Agricultural Sciences, Etcherla, Srikakulam Dist.

2)    Kadiri Babu Rao College for Agriculture, C.S.Puram, Prakasam Dist.
3)    N.S.Agricultural College, Markapur, Prakasam Dist.
4)    SBVR Agricultural College, Badvel, Kadapa Dist.
5)    Sri Krishna Devaraya College of Agricultural Sciences,
       Anantapuramu, Ananthapuramu Dist.
6)    J.C. Diwakara Reddy Agricultural College, Tadipatri, Ananthapuramu Dist.


II.  B.Tech.(Agricultural Engineering)

  • College of Agricultural Engineering, Bapatla, Guntur Dist.
  • College of Agricultural Engineering, Madakasira, Anantapuramu Dist.

III. B.Tech.(Food Technology)

  • College of Food Science & Technology, Bapatla, Guntur Dist.
  • College of Food Science & Technology, Pulivendula, YSR Kadapa Dist.

IV. B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science

  • College of Home Science, Guntur.

Fee to be paid by each candidate at the time of admission for first semester)


Particulars

 

B.Sc.(Hons) Agriculture /
B.Tech.(Agricultural Engineering)
Rs.

 

B.Tech.(Food Technology) /
B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science
Rs.

 

Tuition Fee

 

4,500

 

4,500

 

Other Special Fee

 

7,650

 

8,250

 

Library Deposit
(Refundable)

 

1,200

 

1,200

 

Laboratory Deposit
(Refundable)

 

1,200

 

1,200

 

Hostel Deposit
(Refundable)

 

4,500

 

4,500

 

Mess Advance
(Refundable)

 

4,500

 

4,500

 

Hostel Establishment Charges

 

3,600

 

3,600

 

Hostel Room Rent

 

1,200

 

1,200

 

Seat cancellation fee

 

2,600 (1,300 for SC/ST/PH)

 

There shall be a marginal increase of 10% in the fee structure every year as approved by the Academic council of the University from time to time.

Hostel facilities are available for both boys and girls on first come first basis at each campus


List of Agricultural Polytechnics of A.N.G.R.A.U 2018-19

S. No.

Name of the Polytechnic

Location

District

Year of Establishment

Programs Offered

No. Of Seats

1.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Anakapalle

Visakhapatnam

1999

Diploma In Agriculture

60

2.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Rampachodavaram

East Godavari

2013

Diploma In Agriculture

25

3.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Maruteru

West Godavari

1999

Diploma In Agriculture

60

4.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Garikapadu

Krishna

2007

Diploma In Agriculture

40

5.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Ghantasala

Krishna

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

6.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Darsi

Prakasam

2018

Diploma In Agriculture

25

7.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Podalkur

Nellore

2005

Diploma In Agriculture

25

8.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Somasila

Nellore

2012

Diploma In Agriculture

25

9.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Kalikiri

Chittoor

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

25

10.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Tirupathi

Chittoor

2011

Diploma In Agriculture

25

11.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Utukur

Kadapa

2005

Diploma In Agriculture

25

12.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Nandyal

Kurnool

2011

Diploma In Agriculture

25

13.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Reddipalli

Anantapuramu

2005

Diploma In Agriculture

25

14.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Madakasira

Anantapuramu

2007

Diploma In Agriculture

25

15.

Agricultural Polytechnic

Ramagiri

Anantapuramu

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

60

Agricultural Polytechnic (Seed Technology)

17.
Polytechnic of  Agricultural Engineering
Anakapalle Visakhapatnam 2013 Diploma in Agricultural Engineering & Technology
30

18.

Polytechnic of Agricultural Engineering

Kalikiri

Chittoor

2013

Diploma in Agricultural Engineering & Technology

30

Agricultural Polytechnic (Organic Farming)

19.

Agricultural Polytechnic (Organic Farming)

Chintapalli

Visakhapatnam

2016

Diploma in Organic Farming

25

Total
620

AFFILIATED POLYTECHNIC OF A.N.G.R.A.U OF 2018-19 .

1.

Sri Venkateswara Agricultural  Polytechnic

Etcherla

Srikakulam

2015

Diploma in Agriculture

40

2.

SVJ Agricultural Polytechnic

Kaviti

Srikakulam

2017

Diploma in Agriculture

40

3.

Dr. NRR Agricultural Polytechnic

Salur

Vizianagaram

2010

Diploma in Agriculture

60

4.

Gokul Agricultural Polytechnic

Bobbili

Vizianagaram

2015

Diploma in Agriculture

40

5.

Behara Agricultural Polytechnic

L.Kota

Vizianagaram

2016

Diploma in Agriculture

40

6.

B. R. Agricultural Polytechnic

Narsipatnam

Visakhapatnam

2012

Diploma in Agriculture

60

7.

Rishi Agricultural Polytechnic

Narsipatnam

Visakhapatnam

2016

Diploma in Agriculture

40

8.

Pydah Agricultural Polytechnic

Draksharamam

East Godavari

2011

Diploma in Agriculture

60

9.

Pydah Agricultural Polytechnic

Kakinada

East Godavari

2011

Diploma in Agriculture

60

10.

MPM Agricultural Polytechnic

Moolapalem

East Godavari

2015

Diploma in Agriculture

40

11.

Nova Agricultural Polytechnic

Jangareddygudem

West Godavari

2010

Diploma in Agriculture

60

12.

Chegondi Hara Rama Jogaiah Agricultural Polytechnic

Palakollu

West Godavari

2011

Diploma in Agriculture

60

13.

SBN Murthy Agricultural Polytechnic

Tanuku

West Godavari

2013

Diploma in Agriculture

60

14.

Sri Swamy Nadhan Agricultural Polytechnic

Koyyalagudem

West Godavari

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

15.

Nova Agricultural Polytechnic

Nuzivid

Krishna

2011

Diploma In Agriculture

60

16.

Vikas Agricultural Polytechnic

Nunna

Krishna

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

17.

Sadineni Agricultural Polytechnic

Maddirala

Guntur

2011

Diploma in Agriculture

60

18.

MAM Agricultural Polytechnic

Narsaraopet

Guntur

2013

Diploma In Agriculture

60

19.

MAM Agricultural Polytechnic

Muppalla

Guntur

2013

Diploma In Agriculture

60

20.

S S & N Agricultural Polytechnic

Nasaraopet

Guntur

2015

Diploma in Agriculture

40

21.

Sri Giri Agricultural Polytechnic

Vinukonda

Guntur

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

22.

Sri Venkateswara Agricultural Polytechnic

Kollipara

Guntur

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

23.

Bellamkonda Agricultural Polytechnic

Podili

Prakasam

2010

Diploma In Agriculture

60

24.

Saradha Agricultural Polytechnic

Medarametta

Prakasam

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

25.

Sai Nadha Agricultural Polytechnic

Markapur

Prakasam

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

26.

Sri Abhiram Agricultural Polytechnic

Pammuru

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

27.

BSR Agricultural Polytechnic

Kanigiri

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

28.

Sai Raghavendra Agricultural Polytechnic

Tarlupadu

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

29.

Mahesh Agricultural Polytechnic

Bestavaripeta

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

30.

Alfa Agricultural Polytechnic

Kanigiri

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

31.

NBKR Agricultural Polytechnic

Vidyanagar

Nellore

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

32.

Siddartha Agricultural Polytechnic

Tirupathi

Chittoor

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

33.

SVS Agril.Polytechnic

Puttur

Chittoor

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

34.

RASS-KVK Agricultural Polytechnic

Renigunta

Chittoor

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

35.

Vinayaka Agril. Polytechnic

Sodham

Chittoor

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

36.

Syamala Krishna Agril. Polytechnic

Tamballapalle

Chittoor

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

37.

SBNM Agril. Polytechnic

Badvel

Kadapa

2011

Diploma In Agriculture

60

38.

Sri Venkateswara Agril. Polytechnic

Peddapestha Veedhi

Kadapa

2013

Diploma In Agriculture

60

39.

Bheeram Sreedar Reddy Agril.Polytechnic

Khajipet

Kadapa

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

40.

KK Agril., Polytechnic

Tadigotla

Kadapa

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

41.

Amaravathi Agril. Polytechnic

Anantarajupet

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

42.

Sri Vidya Agril., Polytechnic

Rajampeta

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

43.

Archana Agril. Polytechnic

Rayachoti

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

44.

Shiva Agricultural Polytechnic

Chennamukkapalli

Kadapa

2018

Diploma In Agriculture

40

45.

GM Agril. Polytechnic

Nandyal

Kurnool

2014

Diploma In Agriculture

60

46.

Sri Hari Agril.Polytechnic

Pasupala

Kurnool

2015

Diploma In Agriculture

40

47.

KVR Agril.Polytechnic

Banaganapalli

Kurnool

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

48.

S.R. Agril. Polytechnic

Koilkuntla

Kurnool

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

49.

Bhuma Shobha Nagireddy Memorial APT

Allagadda

Kurnool

2017

Diploma In Agriculture

40

50.

JC Diwakar Agril. Polytechnic

Tadipathri

Anantapuram

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

51.

Muneswari Agril. Polytechnic

Kadiri

Anantapuram

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

52.

Sri Balaji Agril. Polytechnic

Venugopalnagar

Anantapuram

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

53.

Vignan Agricultural Polytechnic

OD Cheruvu

Anantapuram

2016

Diploma In Agriculture

40

Polytechnic of  Agricultural Engineering

54.

Visaka polytechnic of Agril.,Engg,

Narava

Visakhapatnam

2013

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

55.

Nova Agricultural Engineering Polytechnic

Vegavaram,jangareddygudem

West Godavari

2013

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

56.

Chegondi Polytechnic of Agril. Engg

Palakol

West Godavari

2013

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

57.

Pydah Polytechnic of Agril. Engineering,

Kakinada

East Godavari

2013

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

58.

MPM Polytechnic of Agril. Engineering

Moolapolam

East Godavari

2016

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

59.

Vikas Polytechnic of Agricultural Engineering

Nunna

Krishna

2016

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

60.

Bellam konda Polytechnic of Agril. Engineering

Podili

Prakasam

2013

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

61.

Sankar Reddy Polytechnic Agrilculture Engineering 

Salakalaveedu

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

62.

Alpha Agricultural Polytechnic

Chakirala

Prakasam

2016

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

63.

Vinayaka Polytechnic of Agril.Engineering

Sodham

Chittoor

2017

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

64.

Siddhartha Polytechnic of Agril.Engineering,

Puttoor

Chittoor

2017

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

65.

K.K.Polytechnic of Agricultural Engineering

Tadigotla

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

66.

Sri Venkateswara Polytechnic of Agril. Engineering

Peddapestha Veedhi

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

67.

Shiva Polytechnic of Agril. Engineering,

Rayachoti
Chennamukkapalli

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

68.

Muneswari Polytechnic of Agril. Engineering

Kadiri

Anantapuramu

2017

Diploma In Agricultural Engineering

30

Agricultural Polytechnic (Organic Farming)

69.

Bellamkonda Agricultural Polytechnic

Podili

Prakasam

2017

Diploma In
Organic Farming

40

70.

NBKR Agricultural Polytechnic

Vidyanagar, Kota (M)

Nellore

2017

Diploma In
Organic Farming

40

71.

Aadarana Agricultural Polytechnic

Rapthadu

Anantapuramu

2016

Diploma In
Organic Farming

40

Agricultural Polytechnic (Seed Technology)

72.

Dr. NRR Agricultural Polytechnic

Salur

Vizianagaram

2010

Diploma In  Seed Technology

60

73.

Behara Agricultural Polytechnic

Kotyada

Vizianagaram

2017

Diploma In  Seed Technology

40

74.

B. R. Agricultural Polytechnic

Narsipatnam

Visakhapatnam

2014

Diploma In Seed Technology

40

75.

Nova Agricultural Polytechnic

Janagareddygudem

West Godavari

2016

Diploma In   Seed Technology

40

76.

AJK Agricultural Polytechnic

Machilipatnam

Krishna

2017

Diploma In Seed Technology

40

77.

Sadineni Agricultural Polytechnic

Maddirala

Guntur

2014

Diploma In  Seed Technology

40

78.

NBKR Agricultural Polytechnic

Vidyanagar, Kota

Nellore

2016

Diploma In Seed Technology

40

79.

SBNM Agricultural Polytechnic

Badvel

Kadapa

2010

Diploma In Seed Technology

60

80.

Sri Venkateswara Agricultural Polytechnic

Peddapestha Veedhi

Kadapa

2017

Diploma In Seed Technology

40

81.

KVR Agricultural Polytechnic

Banaganapalli

Kurnool

2017

Diploma In Seed Technology

40

TOTAL

3430

             

     Description (Seats)

S.No

Diploma Courses

Constituent Polytechnics

Affiliated Polytechnics

1

Agricultural Polytechnic

510

2420

2

Seed Technology

25

  440

3

Organic Farming

25

  120

4

Agricultural Engineering

60

  450

 

Total

620

3430

 

Postgraduate Programmes

The intake of students under various Post Graduate courses in ANGRAU

Course

Intake capacity

ICAR

Total

Colleges

MSc. (Ag.)

Agronomy

20

05

25

Bapatla /Tirupati / Naira / Mahanandi

Agricultural Economics

08

02

10

Bapatla / Tirupati

Entomology

14

04

18

Bapatla / Tirupati / Naira

Agricultural Extension

06

02

08

Bapatla /Tirupati

Genetics & Plant Breeding

21

05

26

Bapatla /Tirupati / Mahanandi

Plant Pathology

10

03

13

Bapatla /Tirupati

Crop Physiology

06

02

08

Bapatla /Tirupati

Soil Science

11

03

14

Bapatla /Tirupati

Seed Science & Technology

04

01

05

Guntur

Agricultural Statistics

03

01

04

Bapatla /Tirupati

Agricultural Microbiology

03

01

04

Guntur

Agronomy (Water Management)

03

01

04

Guntur

Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

07

02

09

Guntur

Environmental Sciences

03

01

04

Guntur

Total:

119

33

152

 


MBA (Agribusiness Management)

16

04

20

Tirupati

M.Tech (Agricultural Engineering)

1. Soil & Water Engineering

05

1

6

 

College of Agricultural Engineering, Bapatla

2.Processing & Food Engineering

05

1

6

3. Farm Machinery & Power Engineering

03

1

4

Total:

13

3

16

 

M.Sc. (Home Science)

1. Foods & Nutrition

05

1

6

APGC, Guntur

2. Human Development & Family studies

03

1

4

3. Family Resources Management

02

1

3

4. Home Science Extension and Communication Management

02

-

2

Total:

12

3

15

Grand Total:

160

43

203

Qualification for Admission into various PG Programmes:
Candidates seeking admission into any of the following Master's Degree courses must have passed the relevant Bachelor's Degree examination specified against each course from the A.N.G.Ranga Agricultural University or from any State Agricultural University (SAU) or Central Agricultural University (CAU).

Course

Qualification

M.Sc.(Ag.)
Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Entomology, Agricultural Extension,
Genetics & Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Crop Physiology, Soil Science, Seed Science & Technology, Agricultural Statistics, Agricultural Microbiology, Agronomy (Water Management), Agricultural Meteorology.

 

B.Sc.(Ag.) / B.Sc. (CA&BM) of 4 years duration

M.Sc. (Ag.) Molecular Biology & Biotechnology

B.Sc. Agriculture / Horticulture / Sericulture / Forestry/
B.Sc. (CA&BM)of 4 years duration

M.Sc. (Ag.) Environmental Sciences

B.Tech.(Ag.Engg.) / B.V.Sc. / or B.Sc.(Home Sci.) or B.Tech Environmental Science & Technology / Environmental Studies or B.Sc.(Ag.) / Hort. / Sericulture / Forestry /B.Sc. (CA&BM)or B.F.Sc. of 4 years duration

M.Sc.( HomeSci.) (for Women only)
Foods & Nutrition, Human Development & Family Studies, Family Resource Management,
Home Science Extension and Communication Management.

 

B.Sc.(Community Science) / B.Sc. (Home Science)/ B.Sc.(Hons.) Home Science of 4 years duration

MBA (Agribusiness Management)

B.Sc. (Ag. ) / Hort. / B.Tech. (Ag.Engg.) or B.V.Sc. & AH / B.F.Sc. / B.H.Sc / B.Tech (Dairying) / B.Tech (Food Technology) / B.Sc. (Food Science & Technology) / B.Sc.(CA&BM) of 4 years duration.

M.Tech (Agril. Engineering)
Soil & Water Engineering, Processing & Food Engineering, Farm Machinery & Power Engineering, Irrigation & Drainage Engineering,

 

B. Tech (Ag. Engg.)of4 years duration

M.Tech. (Food Technology)
Food Processing Technology

B. Tech (Food Technology) of 4 years duration.

The candidates must have secured minimum OGPA of 5.50 / 10.00 (SC/ST - 5.00/10.00) or 2.50 / 4.00 (SC / ST-2.00 / 4.00) or 50% marks in traditional system (SC / ST-40%). A qualifying examination will be held and candidates are selected based on merit.

 

 

Nominees of Government:
The following additional seats are provided to Govt. Organisations:

Course

Organisation

No of seats

M.Sc.(Ag.)

Commissioner of Agriculture, Govt. of A.P

7

APSSDC/APSSCA

1+1

ANGRAU- AEOs

1

Ph.D. programmes


Discipline

No. of Seats

College Campus

1 Agronomy

5

Bapatla /Tirupati

2 Agricultural Economics

3

Bapatla /Tirupati

3 Entomology

4

Bapatla /Tirupati

4 Agricultural Extension

3

Bapatla /Tirupati

5 Genetics & Plant Breeding

7

Bapatla /Tirupati

6.Plant Pathology

4

Bapatla /Tirupati

7 Crop Physiology

2

Bapatla /Tirupati

8 Soil Science

4

Bapatla /Tirupati

9 Agricultural Microbiology

1

Guntur

10 Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

4

Guntur

Total:

37

 

Faculty of Home Science:

1 Foods & Nutrition

1

APGC,
Guntur

2 Human Development & family Studies

1

Total:

02

 

Faculty of Agril. Engg.&Tech.:

1. Soil & Water Engineering

1

CAE., Bapatla

2.Processing & Food Engineering

1

3. Farm Machinery & Power Engineering

2

Total:

04

 

Grand Total:

43

 

25% of seats in M.Sc through All India Examination areprovided under ICAR quota. Ten percent in M.Sc/Ph.D courses are provided for foreign and children of ICAR employee.

Qualifications for Admission into various Ph.D. Programmes:

Course

Qualification

Ph. D.

Major Fields:

Faculty of Agriculture: Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Entomology, Agricultural Extension, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Crop Physiology, Soil Science, Agricultural Microbiology, Molecular Biology & Biotechnology.
Faculty of Home Science (for women only): Foods & Nutrition, Human Development & Family Studies and Family Resource Management.

Faculty of Agricultural Engineering & Technology: Soil & Water Engineering, Processing & Food Engineering, Farm Machinery & Power Engineering.

 

 

Master's Degree in the faculty and major field concerned with a minimum of 50% marks in traditional system or OGPA of 7.50/10.00 OR 3.25/4.00. SC/ST candidates with a pass in traditional system or OGPA of 7.00/10.00 or 3.00/4.00 are eligible.
Basic Degree i.e. B.Sc.(Ag.) / B.Sc.(Home Science) / B.Tech.(Ag. Engg.)of 4 years duration is essential.

Duration of the PG/Ph.D. Programmes:
PG Courses : Min: 2 years- Max: 4 years (from the date of Admission)
Ph.D. Courses: Min: 3 years - Max: 6 years (from the date of Admission)
Age: The upper age limit is 40 years for both Master's & Doctoral degree
Age: The upper age limit is 45 years M.Sc.(Ag.) In-service .
Age: The upper age limit is 47 years of age as on1st July of year of admission forPh.D.(Ag.) In-service Candidates.
Reservation:
Local and Non Local Candidates
Admission to 85% of the seats in each major field of study shall be reserved in favour of local candidates and are allocated in relation to the local area in respect of the Andhra University and Nagarjuna University and Sri Venkateswara University in the ratio of 42:22 respectively.
SC, ST and BC candidates: 15%, 6% and 29% of the seats in each course of study in each faculty shall be reserved for the candidates belonging to SCs, STs and BCs respectively.
3% of seats in each course are reserved for physically disabled candidates as per the Government norms.
The entrance test shall be comprehensive one, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the concerned bachelor degree requirements of this University.
M.Sc.Molecular Biology and Biotechnology / M.Sc. Environmental Sciences: The selection shall be based on performance in an Entrance Test
MBA (Agribusiness Management) The selection shall be based on performance in an Entrance Test, Group Discussion & interview.
(25%) of the total seats in Mastersdegree courses are reserved for candidates belonging to other states. The selection of these candidates is based on the All India Entrance Examination(AIEEA) conducted by the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR), New Delhi.
Criteria for selection in Ph.D courses
Entrance test 50%
M.Sc. level 30%
B.Sc. level10%
Interview performance10%
Total:100

The qualifying marks in entrance test shall be 50%. In case of SC/ST candidates there are no qualifying marks to the extent of seats reserved for them.



 

Number of Seats in Ph.D Courses under In-service Quota


Major Field

Academic Year 2018-19
No. of Seats

Faculty of Agriculture :

1. Agronomy

2

2. Agricultural Economics

1

3. Entomology

2

4. Agricultural Extension

1

5. Genetics & Plant Breeding

3

6. Plant Pathology

2

7. Crop Physiology

1

8. Soil Science

2

9. Agricultural Microbiology

1

10. Molecular Biology & Biotechnology

1

Total:

16

Faculty of Home Science

 

1. Home Science (Any subject)

1

Faculty of Agril. Engg. & Tech.

 

1. Soil & Water Engineering

1

2. Processing & Food Engineering

1

3. Farm Machinery & Power Engineering

1

Total:

3

Grand Total:

20