The Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University invites applications for Admission to Master Degree Courses such as M.Sc.(Agriculture.) / MBA (Agribusiness Management) / M.Tech (Agricultural Engineering) / M.Sc.(Home Science) for the academic year 2016 – 2017.
Qualifications for admission : 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 ANGR Agricultural University or an institution accredited by ICAR / approved by ANGRAU.
|M.Sc.(Ag.)Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Entomology, Agricultural Extension, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Crop Physiology, Soil Science, Seed Science & Technology, Statistics, Microbiology, Agronomy ( Water Management),Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Environmental Science & Technology.||B.Sc.(Ag.) / B.Sc. (CA&BM) of 4 years duration|
|M.Sc. (Ag.)Molecular Biology & Biotechnology||B.Sc.(Ag.) / B.Sc. (CA&BM) / Hort. / Sericulture / Forestry of 4 years duration|
|M.Sc. (Ag.)Environmental Science & Technology||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.(Home Sci.) (for Women only)Foods & Nutrition, Human Development & Family Studies, Family Resource Management, Textile & Apparel Designing, Home Science Extension and Communication Management.||B.Sc.( Home Science) / B.H.Sc. (Rural) / B.Sc.( H.Sc.) / B.H.Sc. / B.Sc(Hons.) Home Science of 4 years duration|
|MBA Agri-Business Management||B.Sc. (Ag. ) / Hort. / B.Tech. (Ag.Engg.) or B.V.Sc. & AH / B.F.Sc. / B.H.Sc. / B.H.Sc. (Rural) B.Sc. .(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||B. Tech (Ag. Engg.) of 4 years duration
B. Tech Food Technology Graduates of 4 years are eligible for M. Tech Processing & Food Engineering
In the above qualifying examination, 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%)
Age : The upper age limit is 40 years as on 1st July of the year of admission.
Criteria for Selection
M.Sc. (Ag.) / M.Sc. (Home Science) / M.Tech (Ag. Engg.) :
The selection shall be based on the previous academic record at Under Graduate level and performance in entrance test and the weightage would be in the ratio of 30:70. The entrance test shall be comprehensive one, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the concerned Bachelor degree requirements of this University.
M.B.A Agri-Business Management :
The selection shall be based on the performance in an written test, group discussion & interview. The written test is designed to evaluate Quantitative Aptitude, Numerical Ability and Test of Reasoning, General English / Language Skills, General Knowledge and
Note : Only women candidates are eligible for M.Sc.(Home Science) course.
The entrance tests shall be of 2 hours duration with objective type questions in English and answers must be written in English. The qualifying marks in entrance test shall be 50% which is relaxable for SC/ST candidates to the extent of seats reserved for them.
Weightage as indicated below will be given subject to a maximum of 5 marks on production of certificates for achievements in NCC / NSS / Sports / Games / Cultural / Literary activities at B.Sc. level :
- International level – 3 marks
- Inter State Level – 2 marks
- Inter University Level – 1 mark
Sale of Applications : Applications and prospectus are available in the University
website www.angrau.ac.in. Separate application should be submitted for each course alongwith the copies of certificates and the Registration Fee.
Filled in application should accompany registration fee in the form of DD for 1200/-for General and 800/- for SC, ST & PH categories for each course.
The Demand Draft should be from SBH / SBI / ANDHRA BANK and drawn in favor of Comptroller, Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University, payable at Hyderabad.
( Postal orders / Money orders will not be accepted ).
Last Date : Applications for all courses duly filled in including those sent through Employers should reach the following address on or before 21st June, 2016 by 4.00 PM.
Acharya N.G.Ranga Agricultural University,
Vijaya Durga Towers,
M.G. Inner Ring Road,
Guntur – 522 509, AP.
Postal delays will not be condoned. Applications may be accepted with a late fee of 100/- per day upto three days only after 21st June, 2016. Such candidates will be allowed for entrance test / interview only on production of receipt or DD towards the payment of late fee.
Date, Time and Venue of Entrance Tests: – M.Sc. Level courses
|M.Tech. (Agri. Engineering)||03rd July, 2016||10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon||Agriculture College, Bapatla|
|M.Sc. (Home Science)||03rd July, 2016||02.00 PM to 04.00 PM|
|M.Sc. (Ag.) *||03rd July, 2016||10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon||Agril. College, Bapatla (AU Region) and S.V. Agriculture College, Tirupati (SVU Region)|
|MBA Agri-Business Management||04th July, 2016||10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon||Advanced PG Centre Lam,Guntur.|
|MBA (ABM) Group Discussion and Interview at Advanced PG Centre Lam, Guntur on 05th July, 2016 at 10.00 AM|
Tentative Date & Time of Counseling
|M.Sc.(Ag.) / M.Sc.(Ag.) Biotech / M.Sc.(Ag.) EST||22nd July, 2016||10.00 A.M||Auditorium, RARS, Lam, Guntur.|
|M.Sc.(H.Sc.), MBA(ABM), M.Tech.(Agril.Engg.)||3.00 P.M|
- Last date for receipt of applications : 21st June, 2016
- Display the results of Entrance Test on the website www.angrau.ac.in : 18th July, 2016
- Display of Academic Calendar on the website: www.angrau.ac.in : 30th July, 2016
- Date of Registration : 01st August, 2016