NAARM Joint Entrance Test Agribusiness Management – JET ABM

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National Academy of Agricultural Research Management ( NAARM ) PGDMA Admission will be based on CAT 2018/ CMAT 2019

National Academy of Agricultural Research Management ( NAARM ) Admission 2019

National Academy of Agricultural Research Management ( NAARM ) invites admission applications for Post-Graduate Diploma in Management ( Agriculture ) PGDMA Program 2019

NAARM PGDMA Admission Courses 2019

A wide range of courses catering to the changing needs of managers in Agri-business are included in the curriculum

  • Agribusiness Foundations
    • Agriculture Systems and policy
    • Managerial Economics
    • Macroeconomicsc
  • Analytical Skills
    • Business Mathematics
    • Statistics for Managers
    • Quantitative Methods for Business
    • Business Analysis with SAS
    • Marketing Research
  • Information Systems
    • Computers and Information Systems
    • Management Information Systems
    • GIS for Agribusiness
    • ERP for Agri-business
  • Organizational & Leadership Essentials
    • Human Resource Management
    • Organizational Behaviour
    • Business Communication
    • CSR & Business Ethics
    • Agripreneurship
    • Agri-business Strategies
  • Core Business Functions
    • Marketing Management
    • Operations & Project Management
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Financial Accounting
    • Financial Management
    • Management Accounting
  • Agribusiness Environment
    • Agricultural ( Input & Output ) Marketing
    • Agricultural & Corporate Finance
    • Commodity Trading and Futures Markets
    • International Trade in Agriculture
    • Agri-food Retail Management
    • Risk Management in Agribusiness
    • Technology Management
    • Advertising & Brand Management
  • Elective Courses
    • Supply Chain Management
      • Contract farming
      • Logistic management
    • Technology management
      • IP Strategy
      • Technology valuation & commercialization
    • Information management
      • e-Agribusiness management
      • ERP for Agribusiness

NAARM PGDMA Admission Eligibility 2019

  • The minimum qualification for admission to the PGDMA is a FOUR year bachelor’s degree from any Agricultural University or Institution recognized by the ICAR / UGC in Agriculture or Allied sciences ( Agri-Business Management / Commercial Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Biotechnology, Dairy Science / Technology, Fisheries, Food Technology / Food Process Engineering, Forestry, Horticulture, Sericulture, Agricultural and Irrigation Engineering, Home Science and Veterinary Sciences, etc )
  • 60 % or its equivalent OGPA in 10 , 12 and Graduation ( For th th candidates belonging to SC / ST category, 55 % or its equivalent in 10 , 12 and Graduation)
  • Students completing their degree by June 2018 are also eligible to apply.
  • Those who possess essential educational qualifications and wish to join PGDMA, must have appeared in CAT 2017 / CMAT 2018 Scores examination in current year.

NAARM PGDMA Admission Seats 2019

  • Total Number of Seats – 60

Reservation of Seats

  • As per the Government of India requirements, 15% of the seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste ( SC ) and 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe ( ST ) candidates. 27% of seats reserved for other Backward Classes candidates belonging to the “noncreamy” layer ( NC-OBC ) in accordance with Govt. of India.

NAARM PGDMA Admission Application Form 2019

  • NAARM PGDMA Admission Application will be available at website : www.naarm.org.in.
  • Application registration fee [rupee] 500/-( [rupee] 300/-for SC / ST ) shall be paid Online through NEFT.
  • The Following documents are to be attached along with the application form :
    • Course Completion Certificate / Certificate from University Authorities about the status of course completion for Graduation Degree ( UG ) in Agriculture or allied sciences
    • Work experience certificate ( Six months and above only )
    • CAT 2018 / CMAT 2019 Hall Ticket / Admit Card (The candidates shall submit their CAT / CMAT scores after declaration of the results)
    • SC / ST / NC- OBC Certificate ( if applicable )
    • URN receipt of online transfer of application fee

NAARM PGDMA Admission Selection Procedure 2019

  • Candidates are short-listed based on CAT / CMAT scores for next stage of selection process.
  • Admission of students to the PGDMA programme is done on the basis of scores obtained in CAT / CMAT, group discussion, personal interview and academic record. Weightage given to different process are as follows:

S.NoCategoryWeightage (%)
1CAT/CMAT Score30
2Group Discussion25
3Personal Interview20
4Precis Writing15
5Work Experience10

  • The students with eligible Bachelor degree should have appeared in CAT / CMAT examination. The candidates are short-listed based on CAT / CMAT scores for Group Discussion ( GD ) and Personal Interview ( PI ). GD and PI are conducted at NAARM campus during April-May. The final list of short-listed candidates for admission into PGDMA is announced in first fortnight of the month of May. The decision of the selection committee in this regard will be final.

NAARM PGDMA Admission Important Dates 2019

S.NoEventsDates
1Online Application will be open from1st December, 2017
2Last date of application is Closed12th February, 2018
3Last date of Updating CAT / CMAT Score28th February, 2018

Contact Details

Indian Council of Agricultural Research,
Government of India,
Rajendranagar,
Hyderabad – 500 407,
Phone No. :
040 – 24581429, 24581352,
Email :
pgcell@naarm.ernet.in,
Website : www.naarm.org.in.