ICAR All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA) 2022 Notification Released

  • The ICAR-AU System of India has 75 Agricultural Universities comprising 64 State Agricultural, Veterinary, Horticultural and Fisheries Universities (SAUs), 4 ICAR-DUs, viz. IARI, IVRI, NDRI and CIFE, 3 Central Agricultural Universities (CAU, Imphal, Dr. RPCAU, Pusa and RLBCAU, Jhansi), 4 Central Universities (CU) having Faculty of Agriculture (BHU, AMU, Viswa Bharati and Nagaland University).
  • The National Agricultural Research, Education and Extension System (NAREES) of India is one of the largest in the world, admitting more than 28,000 students at UG level and over 17,500 students at Master’s and Doctoral level annually, in different disciplines of Agricultural and Allied Sciences.
  • 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), at Agricultural Universities on 15% (likely to increase to 20%) of the University seats [100% seats in RLBCAU Jhansi, NDRI Karnal, IARI New Delhi (newly initiated) and Dr. RPCAU Pusa, Bihar].

Courses Offered:

Subject Code NoDegree Programme for Admission
1B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture
2B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture
4B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry
5B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science
6Food Nutrition and Dietetics*
7B.Sc. (Hons.) Sericulture
8B. Tech. Agricultural Engineering
9B. Tech. Dairy Technology
10B. Tech. Food Technology
11B. Tech. Bio- Technology

Note: * Subject to accreditation by National Agricultural Education Accreditation Board.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Age Limit: Indian Nationals of at least 16 years of age as on 31.08.2022 are eligible to apply for the examination. No relaxation is admissible regarding the minimum age limit.
Subject Code NoDegree Programme for AdmissionSubjects which the candidate must have passed in 10+2 ExaminationSubjects to be attempted in the Entrance Examination
1B.Sc. (Hons.) AgriculturePCB/PCMB/ PCM/Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCM/PCA/ABC
2B.Sc. (Hons.) HorticulturePCB/PCMB/PCM/Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCM/PCA/ABC
3B.F.Sc.PCB/PCMB/ Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCA/ABC
4B.Sc. (Hons.) ForestryPCB/PCMB/ Inter-AgriculturePCB/PCA/ABC
5B.Sc. (Hons.) Community SciencePCB/ PCMB/ PCMPCB/PCM
6Food Nutrition and Dietetics*PCB/ PCMB/ PCMPCB/PCM
7B.Sc. (Hons.) SericulturePCB/ PCMB/ PCMPCB/PCM
8B. Tech. Agricultural EngineeringPCM/ PCMBPCM
9B. Tech. Dairy TechnologyPCM/PCMBPCM
10B. Tech. Food TechnologyPCM/PCMBPCM
11B. Tech. Bio- TechnologyPCM/PCMB/PCBPCM/PCB
  • * Subject to accreditation by National Agricultural Education Accreditation Board.P = PHYSICSC = CHEMISTRYB = BIOLOGYM = MATHEMATICSA = AGRICULTURE
  • Note: As per the V Deans Committee Report, Agril. Marketing & Co-operation subject has been dropped for Admission to UG degree program through ICAR- AIEEA-UG w.e.f. the Academic Session 2017-18.
  • Candidates must ensure that they
    1. Fulfill eligibility criteria for choosing the subject combination.
    2. Attempt same combination in the test which they have selected in Application form

Mode Of Application: Online

For Applying: Click Here

Application Fee:

GeneralRs. 800/-
EWS/ OBCRs. 770/-
SC/ STRs. 400/-

Mode Of Exam: Online

Exam Pattern

Mode of ExaminationLAN Based CBT
Duration02:30 hours
Number of Questions150 (50 in each subject)
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice with 4 options
Scoring1. 4 marks for each correct response
2. -1 mark for each incorrect response (negative scoring)
3. 0 for non-attempt
Medium of PaperEnglish and Hindi


  • Each candidate has to attempt/opt/choose only three subjects (PCB/ PCM/ PCA/ ABC) in the examination as per choice from the List of Subjects from Annexure-IV, to be given in the Online Application Form.
  • The candidates must attempt only those subjects in the examination as per the choice given in the Application Form. Therefore, they must exercise the choice of subjects very carefully.
  • In case of any discrepancy between English & Hindi version of a question, English Version would be considered as valid.

Important Dates:

Online submission of Application Form20.07.2022 to 19.08.2022 (upto 05:00 P.M)
Last date of successful transaction of fee through Credit/ Debit Card/ Net-Banking/ UPI19.08.2022 (upto 11:50 P.M)
Correction in particulars of Application Form on website only (No corrections shall be allowed after 23.08.2022)21.08.2022 to 23.08.2022