ICAR AIEEA – UG (All India Entrance Examination for Admission) 2020 Notification Released

ICAR AIEEA – UG (All India Entrance Examination for Admission) 2020 Notification Released

In 2020, All India Entrance Examination for Admission, AIEEA (UG) shall be conducted for admission to Bachelor Degree programmes in Agriculture and Allied Sciences (other than Veterinary Sciences), 2 at Agricultural Universities on 15% of the University seats (100% seats in RLB CAU Jhansi, NDRI Karnal and Dr. RP CAU Pusa, Bihar). Further, not more than 40% candidates from any one state shall be admitted in any agricultural university/subject.

Courses Offered

  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture
  • B.F.Sc
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science
  • Food Nutrition and Dietetics*
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Sericulture
  • B. Tech. Agricultural Engineering
  • B. Tech. Dairy Technology
  • B. Tech. Food Technology
  • B. Tech. Bio- Technology

Eligibility criteria:

Degree Programme for AdmissionSubjects which the candidate must have passed in 10+2 ExaminationSubjects to be attempted in the Entrance Examination
B.Sc. (Hons.) AgriculturePCB/PCMB/ PCM/Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCM/PCA/ABC
B.Sc. (Hons.) HorticulturePCB/PCMB/PCM/ Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCM/PCA/ABC
B.F.Sc.PCB/PCMB/ Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCA/ABC
B.Sc. (Hons.) ForestryPCB/PCMB/ Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCA/ABC
B.Sc. (Hons.) Community SciencePCB/ PCMB/ PCMPCB/PCM
Food Nutrition and Dietetics* PCB/ PCMB/ PCMPCB/PCM
B.Sc. (Hons.) SericulturePCB/ PCMB/ PCMPCB/PCM
B. Tech. Agricultural EngineeringPCM/ PCMBPCM
B. Tech. Dairy TechnologyPCM/PCMBPCM
B. Tech. Food TechnologyPCM/PCMBPCM
B. Tech. Bio- TechnologyPCM/PCMB/PCBPCM/PCB

Age and Nationality:

  • Indian Nationals of at least 16 years of age as on 31.08.2020 are eligible to apply for the examination. No relaxation is admissible regarding the minimum age limit.

Qualifying Examination:

  • Candidate must have passed 10+2 Senior Secondary Examination of the Central Board of Secondary Education or any other examination equivalent to 10+2, candidate must have passed English as a core subject in 10+2 examination.
  • Candidate must have passed in the qualifying examination with at least 50% aggregate for General and OBC and 40% for SC/ST.

Application Procedure:

Mode of Application: Online

Application Fee:

  • For General/ OBC: Rs. 750/-
  • For SC/ ST/ PC: Rs. 375/-

Admit Card:

  • A downloadable admit card can be available at the ICAR’s Website from 08.05.2020 (Wednesday) onwards.

Exam pattern:

Mode of Exam: Online (Computer Based Test)

Duration: 21/2 Hrs.

SubjectNo.of Questions
Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer

Note Each candidate has to attempt/opt/choose only three subjects (PCB/PCM/PCA/ABC) in the examination as per choice in the Application Form


Exam Centers:

Andhra Pradesh

Test Centers-All over India

Important Dates:

Online submission of Application Form (upto 11:50 pm of 31 March, 2020)01.03.2020-31.03.2020
Last date of successful transaction of fee through Credit/Debit Card/NetBanking/UPI (upto 11:50 pm on 31 March, 2020)01.03.2020-31.03.2020
Correction in particulars of Application Form on website only (No corrections shall be allowed after 02.05.2020)25.04.2020-02.05.2020
Downloading of e-Admit Cards from NTA website08.05.2020
Date of Examination 01.06.2020
Centre, Date and Shift of ExaminationAs indicated on the e-Admit Card
Display of recorded responses and Answer Keys on NTA websiteTo be communicated on NTA website later
Submission of Challenges on NTA websiteTo be communicated on NTA website later
Updation of result/marks of qualifying Examination (in case of appearing candidates)To be communicated on NTA website later
Websites www.nta.ac.in, www.ntaicar.nic.in
Declaration of Result on ICAR website www.icar.org.in15.06.2020
Schedule for Online CounsellingTo be announced by the ICAR saparetly on www.icar.org.in after the declaration of result