About BHU-State PG

Admission in Post Graduate Programme (MSc/MTech) at BHU, Varanasi (UP) For Agri Graduate

  1. Course offered

  2. Details

  3. Seats and Courses code

  4. Question Pattern

  5. Previous Year Question Papers (Download)


Course Offered:

M. Sc. (Ag.) (Master of Science in Agriculture) in-

Agricultural Economics

Agronomy

Animal Husbandry & Dairying

Entomology & Agricultural Zoology

Extension Education

Genetics & Plant Breeding

Horticulture

Mycology & Plant Pathology

Plant Physiology

Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry

M. Sc. (Ag.) in

M.Sc. (Ag.) Agroforestry

M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil and Water Conservation

Master of Agri-Business Management (MABM)

Other subjects -

M.Tech in Agricultural Engineering (Soil and Water Conservation

M.Sc in Food Science and Technology

M.Sc in Plant Biotechnology

M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences (Environmental Technology)


Details -

M. Sc. (Ag.) (Master of Science in Agriculture) -

Courses for MSc:Agricultural Economics; Agronomy; Animal Husbandry & Dairying; Entomology & Agricultural Zoology; Extension Education; Genetics & Plant Breeding; Horticulture; Mycology & Plant Pathology; Plant Physiology; Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry

Location: Institute of Agricultural Sciences, BHU Main Campus

Duration: 4 Semesters (2 Years)

Seats : 123

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility :

Candidates with 4-years B.Sc. (Ag.)/ B.Sc. (Horti.) degree with credit based course programme under the guidelines of ICAR or an equivalent examination;

B.Sc. (Horti.) degree holder is eligible for M.Sc. (Ag.) Horticulture only.

Candidates with 4-years B.Sc. Animal Husbandry & Dairying (now B.Sc. (H) Dairying) degree with credit based course programme under the guidelines of ICAR or an equivalent examination for admission to M.Sc. (Ag.) Animal Husbandry & Dairying.

Minimum eligibility marks: 6.00/10 or 2.5/4, 3.5/5, 4.0/6 OGPA for general candidates

Compulsion: Has not secured more than one III-division or equivalent OGPA in his/her academic career.


M.Sc. (Ag.) Agroforestry-

Location :Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, BHU

Duration: 4 Semesters (2 Years)

Seats : Min: 10 : Max. : 23

Fee : Rs.20,000/- per semester

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility: Passed 4 Year B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc. (Bio)/ B. Sc. Environmental Science/B.Sc (Horticulture)/B.Sc Agroforestry/B.Sc. Forestry of the University; and obtained at least 50% marks in aggregate under the traditional system or an OGPA of 2.5/4,

Minimum eligibility marks: 3.5/5, 4.0/6 & 6.0/10 under the Course Credit System.


M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil and Water Conservation-

Location :Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, BHU

Duration: 4 Semesters (2 Years)

Seats : Min: 10 : Max. : 15

Fee : Rs.20,000/- per semester

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility: Passed 4 Year B.Sc. (Ag.) Examination of the University; and obtained at least 50% marks in aggregate under the traditional system or an OGPA of 2.5/4, 3.5/5, 4.0/6 & 6.0/10 under the Course Credit System.


Master of Agri-Business Management (MABM)

Location :Department of Agricultural Economics, BHU, Main Campus

Duration: 4 Semesters (2 Years)

Seats : Min: 10 : Max. : 25

Fee : Rs. 37500 per semester (Rs.75,000/- per annum)

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility: Passed 4-years B.Sc (Ag), examination of this University OR an equivalent examination OR 4 years degree program in B.Sc.(Ag.) (Forestry)/ B.Sc. (Ag.) (Horticulture)/ B.Sc.(Hons.) (Forestry)/ B.Sc. (Hons.) (Horticulture)/ B.Sc. (Hons.)

Biotechnology/B.Tech.(Agricultural Engineering)/B.E.(Agricultural Engg.)/B.V.Sc. & A.H./B.Tech (Dairy Technology)/B.Tech.(Food Technology) and obtained at least 50% marks in aggregate under the traditional system OR an

Minimum eligibility marks: OGPA of 2.5/4, 3.5/5, 4.0/6 & 6.0/10 under the course credit system.


M.Tech in Agricultural Engineering (Soil and Water Conservation Engineering)

Location :Department of Farm Engineering, BHU Main Campus

Duration: 4 Semesters (2 Years)

Seats : Min: 05 : Max. : 12

Fee : Rs.25,000 per semester (Rs. 50,000/- per annum)

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility: B.Tech (Agricultural Engg/Civil Engineering.)/B.E.(Agricultural Engg./Civil Engineering) recognized by the University.


M.Sc in Food Science and Technology

Duration:4 Semesters (2 Years)

Location : Centre of Food Science and Technology

Seats : Min: 15 : Max. : 30

Fee : Rs.30,000 per semester (Rs. 60,000/- per annum

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility: B.Tech. .(Food Technology)/ B.Tech. (Dairy Technology)/ B.Sc.(Agriculture)/B.Sc.(Food Technology)/B.Sc. (Dairy Technology)/B.Sc. (Agril.Engg.)/B.Sc. (Biology/ Maths group)/B.Sc. (Home Science) recognized by the University.


M.Sc in Plant Biotechnology-

Duration:4 Semesters (2 Years)

Location : Rajiv Gandhi South Campus

Seats : Min: 20 : Max. : 30

Fee : Rs.30,000 per semester (Rs. 60,000/- per annum)

Mode of Admission: Entrance Examination

Eligibility: B.Sc.(Ag)/B.Sc. with Biology(Botany, Zoology and any other subject)/Biotechnology/ B.Tech (Biotechnology)


M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences (Environmental Technology)

Duration:4 Semesters (2 Years)

Location : Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development

Seats : Min: 10 : Max. : 30

Fee : Rs.30,000/- per annum

Eligibility: B.Sc. (Hons.)/ B.Sc. (10+2+3) or B.Sc. (Ag.) or MBBS or BE/B.Tech. with a minimum of 50% marks (equivalent GPA) with minimum 50% in aggregate at 10 and 10+2 levels.


Seats and Courses code-

M.Sc. (Ag) -

Location- Institute of Agricultural Science

seat-123

Course code-340


M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agro-forestry

seat-10-23

Course code-473


M.Sc. (Ag.) in Soil and Water Conservation

Location -Rajiv Gandhi South Campus

Seat- 10-15

Course code-702


M.Sc. in Plant Biotechnology

Location-Rajiv Gandhi South Campus

Seat- 20-30

Course code-356


Master of Agri-Business Management

Location-Department of Agricultural Economics

Seat- 10-25

Course code- 352

M.Sc. in Food Science and Technology

Location - Centre of Food Science and Technology

Seats- 15-30

Course code-354


M.Tech. in Agricultural Engineering (Soil and Water Conservation Engineering)

Location-Department of Farm Engineering

Seat- 05-08

Course code-355

MBA in Agribusiness -

Location- Department of Management Studies

Seats: 10 -46

Course code- 381


Question Pattern:

M.Sc. (Ag.)-

No of paper - 1

Duration -120 minutes

Marks- 360

Qs- 120 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from - discipline of B. Sc. (Ag.) Courses


M.Sc. (Ag.) Soil & Water Conservation (Under Special Courses of Study)

No of paper - 1

Duration - 120 minutes

Marks- 360

Qs- 120 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from - discipline of B. Sc. (Ag.) Courses


M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agroforestry (Under Special Courses of Study)

No of paper - 1

Duration - 120 minutes

Marks- 360

Qs- 120 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from

discipline of B. Sc. (Ag.) Courses

B.Sc. (Biology)

B.Sc. (Environmental Science)

B.Sc. (Horticulture)


Master of Agri-Business Management (Under Special Courses of Study)

No of paper - 1

Duration -120 minutes

Marks- 300

Qs- 100 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from - based on Test of

Reasoning,

Data Interpretation & Numerical Ability,

English Comprehension,

General Knowledge,

Aptitude Test & Agricultural Sciences

However, the admission to the course will be on the basis of a composite merit comprising of marks in the entrance test, group discussion and interview (combined weightage for group discussion and interview shall be 20% of the total marks of the written test i.e., 60 marks). The number of the candidates, in order of the merit, to be called for interview and group discussion shall be decided by the Admission Committee.


M.Sc. in Plant Biotechnology (Under Special Courses of Study)

No of paper -1

Duration -120 minutes

Marks- 360

Qs- 120 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from –

discipline of B. Sc. (Ag.) Courses

B.Sc. with Biology

B.Sc. (Biotechnology)


M.Sc. in Food Science & Technology (Under Special Courses of Study)

No of paper - 1

Duration -120 minutes

Marks- 360

Qs- 120 multiple choice questions

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from- –

disciplines of Agriculture,

Dairy Technology,

Food Technology,

Agril. Engineering,

Dairy Chemistry,

Dairy Microbiology, etc.


M.Sc. in Environmental Science (Under Special Courses of Study)

No of paper -1 comprising Section A and B

Duration -120 minutes

Marks- 360

Qs- 120 MCQs (multiple choice questions)

Level of Qs- undergraduate level

Qs from – graduate level questions

The candidate shall have to attempt both Section A and Section B

Section A

Basic Environmental Science -30 questions

Chemistry - 60 questions

Section B –

Life Sciences - 30 questions

Physics - 30 questions

Geology -30 questions

select only one of the these 3 sub-sections of Section-B for answering questions

Previous Year Question Papers:

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