Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria


Sr. No.


Eligibility Criteria


First year of four year integrated programme leading to B.Sc. (Agriculture). Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary.

  1. 1. XII Std. (Science) passed in 10+2 pattern from Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education or an equivalent Examination, with PCB or PCMB or PCM or Inter (Agriculture) and passed with English.
  2. 2. Those who have not offered Biology or Mathematics shall have to complete deficiency courses as prescribed by respective University.
  3. 3. Common Entrance Examination i.e. MHT-CET/JEE/NEET/AIEEA-UG organized by Competent Authority during year 2020-21 in PCB or PCM subject.


  1. Those who have not offered Mathematics as one of the subjects at XII Std. (Science) shall have to complete 2 additional credits in Mathematics as deficiency course which will not be considered while calculating the C.G.P.A. (For Sr.No.1 to 4 & 7 to 8 above)
  2. Candidates from outside of Maharashtra State who have passed qualifying examination of XII Std. (Science) or equivalent with Botany and Zoology instead of Biology are also eligible for admission.
  3. The candidates acquiring Diploma in Agriculture Science at Rural Institute Amravati or Wardha under the jurisdiction of Dr. PDKV, Akola are qualified for B.Sc. (Honours) (Agri.), B.Sc. (Honours) (Hort.), B.Sc. (Honours) (Forestry), B. F. Sc., B. Tech. (Biotech.), and B.Sc. (Honours) (Community Science)degree courses in all SAU?s where eligibility criteria is Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects.
  4. The Candidates acquiring diploma in Agricultural Engineering from Jammu & Kashmir State with qualifying subjects mentioned in the column of eligibility for B.Tech. (Agri. Engg.) will be eligible for admission in the Agricultural Engineering faculty.
  5. The changes will be made in admission eligibility as per government resolution issued time to time.
  6. The highest marks of entrance examination will be considered in case of candidate appearing more than one entrance examination.
  7. NEET Common admission entrance examination is also available in Physics, Chemistry and Biotechnology group but this group of NEET Common admission entrance examination will not be considered for admission.
  8. Inter (Agriculture) course should be as per the criteria laid down by Indian council of Agriculture Research.
  9. The schedule of admission process will not be postponed, if result of examination conducted by Indian council of Agriculture Research (AIEEA –UG) is delayed.
  10. These rules of eligibility and requirement for admission to undergraduate professional degree courses of State Agriculture Universities shall also be applicable to all constituent and affiliated aided colleges.
  11. Eligibility criteria for Candidates belonging to Person with Disability: In addition to the basic qualification mentioned above, candidate who is suffering from any one of the following permanent disability is eligible to seek admission against seats reserved for Persons with Disability candidates, provided they submit a certificate clearly stating that the extent of disability is not less than 40% and the disability is of permanent nature.