Punjab Agricultural University Entrance Exam is conducted by PAU to provide admissions to all undergraduate, Master’s Diploma and PhD programmes. AAT, CET, MET etc. are the tests that are conducted by Punjab Agricultural University. Only the domiciles of Punjab or union territories of Chandigarh are eligible to apply. The application form will be available in online on the official website of the university as well as in offline mode from the PAU campus counter.
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Exam Dates
|The online application will be available|
|4th week of April 2018|
|Last date to submit application form||2nd week of May 2018|
|Last date to submit application form with late fee||3rd week of may 2018|
|Admit card allotment||June 2018|
|Date of examination||July 2018|
The tests will be conducted for the following courses
Agriculture Aptitude Test consists of B.Sc, Agriculture 6-year Programme at Bathinda and Gurdaspur
Common Entrance Test (CET) consists of B.Sc. Agriculture, B.Tech(Biotechnology), B.Tech – food technology, B.Sc. Communication science, B.Sc Nutrition, and Dietetics, 5year integrated M.Sc. in Bio chemistry, Botony, Chemistry, Microbiology, Zoology Programmes.
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Eligibility Criteria
|COURSES||QUALIFYING EXAMINATION||MINIMUM MARKS|
|UG||Intermediate or 12th or its equivalent with Chemistry, Physics and mathematics or biology or Agriculture as compulsory subjects|
|50% aggregate in the qualifying examination|
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Exam Pattern
Following is the information related to the exam pattern of Agriculture Aptitude Test
|Paper mode||Multiple choices|
|Type of questions||Objective type|
|Subjects||Depending on the course|
|Duration of exam||90 minutes|
|Marking scheme||1 marks for each correct answer|
|Negative marking||1/4 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer|
There will be two sections for Agriculture aptitude test.
|SECTION||SUBJECT||NO OF QUESTIONS|
Following is the information related to Common Entrance Test
- The test will be of 3 hours
- The medium of paper – English
- Consists of 3 sections
- Section 1 and 2 comprises of 66 question
- Each question carries one mark
- Both these sections are compulsory for all the candidates
- Section 3 consists of 68 questions of one mark each subject in section 3 except mathematics
- Mathematics consists of 34 questions each of 2 marks.
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Syllabus
Agriculture aptitude: vernacular language about land measurements, cultivation of various Rabi and Kharif crops, fruits and vegetables, important fertilizers, farm hand tools, implements, weeds, general agriculture and allied activities
General science: 9th and 10th syllabus of CBSE OR Indian Certificate Secondary Education or Punjab School Education Board.
Syllabus for CET: 10 + 2 of Punjab School Education Board
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Application Form
Candidates can apply both in online as well as offline mode
Online Application Form Process:
- Eligible candidates can fill the application that is available in online and offline mode
- Should read instructions carefully before proceeding to fill the application form
- Candidates should fill all the basic details in the application form
- Candidate should mention the programme in which the candidate wants to take admission
- Candidates are required to provide qualifying results along with personal details
- The photograph should be affixed on the application form
- The last date of submitting application form will be 2nd week of May 2018
- Verify all the filled details before submitting.
- Students have to pay the application fee in order to submit the application form.
- Candidates may opt for internet banking
- take the printout of “confirmation page” after successful submission of application fee and keep it safe for further references.
- Candidates can also pay the application fee in offline mode
- Candidates should pay the application fee at any counter of PAU campus or by post.
The application0 fee for PAU 2018
Following are the details of the application fee that has to be paid by the aspirants
- Prospectus and entrance examination fee is Rs.3995.
- Prospectus from the counter – Rs.1595
- Prospectus through the post – Rs.1705
- Examination fee – Rs.2860
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Admit Card
Admit card will be issued during the 1st week of June 2018. It can be downloaded through online mode from the official website of PAU. Admit card contains the basic details of the applying candidate such as candidate name, address, seat number, centre etc. In order to download the admit card, the candidate needs to fill in the details such as their Date of Birth, Student UID, prospectus number. It is mandatory for students to bring in the admit card to write the test. It is suggested to keep the admit card with the student until all the process of admission gets completed.
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Result
Results will be published on the university official website i.e. pau.edu.in. Exam participants can check their results on the official website. Candidates have to enter their details to view the results. Only the qualified students are eligible to appear in PAU Entrance Exam 2018 counselling. The counselling process will be strictly based on the performance of the students in the desired branch.
PAU Entrance Exam 2018 Counselling
Counselling will begin in few days after the declaration of result. All the eligible candidates will be invited for counselling. Counselling will be conducted in two rounds for the eligible candidates. Eligible candidates need to fill the application form along with the result that will be available on its official website. Admissions will be strictly based on the marks obtained by the candidates. Qualified candidates should bring all the original documents with them.