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Indian Council of Agricultural Research with headquarter in New Delhi is an autonomous body responsible for coordinating agricultural education and research in India. It works under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Government of India. The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) conducts the entrance examination popularly known as All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA). This examination is basically organized for providing admission to undergraduate and postgraduate programs. AIEEA UG is the entrance examination for bachelor degree programs in agriculture, while AIEEA PG is organized for the candidates seeking admission in master’s degree programs offered by the Agricultural Universities.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Those who have completed their bachelor’s degree programs in the pattern of 10+2+3 or 10+2+5 or 10+2+4 or 10+6 years in bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Veterinary, Agricultural Engineering, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Sericulture, Dairy Technology, Forestry, Agri. Marketing and Cooperation, Food Science, Biotechnology, Basic and allied sciences etc. are eligible for this course.
  •  In the case of grading point, OGPA of 6.60/10, 3.25/5, 2.60/4 is required for General, OBC and UPS categories.
  • The OGPA requirement of SC/ST/PC candidates will be 60/10, 2.75/5, 2.20/4, respectively.
  • • In the case of the number system, at least 60% marks for General, OBC and UPS categories is required whereas for SC/ST/PC category candidates 50% marks are required.

Examination Date

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  • Admit Card Date Yet To Be Announced
  • Examination dates13thJul 2019


  • Second week of May 2019
  • Second week of June 2019
  • Second week of July 2019

Application Fee

  •  For GEN/ OBC Categories – 600/-
  • • For SC/ST and PH Categories – 300/-


  • The question paper of AIEEA PG admission test consists of a paper of each of the 20 main subject groups, consisting of 150 MCQ and 10 cross-matching type questions, each having 5 sub-questions/pairings for each subject group.
  • The medium of the question paper will be English only.
  • There is the provision of negative marking of 1 mark for every MCQ incorrect answer and 0.2 marks for incorrect matching type sub-question/pairing.

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