Rajendra Agricultural University (RAU) has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission into Postgraduate (PG) / Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes, to be offered in the below mentioned disciplines, in the ensuing session 2013. Admission will be offered on the basis of merit obtained in the entrance test, to be conducted by the University on the following date.
Master Degree Programme in:
- Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Statistics, Agricultural, Biotechnology, Entomology, Extension Education, Nematology, Plant Breeding & Genetics, Plant Physiology, Post Harvest Processing & Food Engineering, Plant Pathology, Soil Science, Soil and Water Engineering, Home Science Extension Education and Communication Management, Food & Nutrition, Family Resource Management
Master of Business Administration (MBA):
- Agri-Business Management
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD):
- Agricultural Biotechnology, Agricultural Economics, Agronomy, Entomology, Extension Education, Plant Breeding & Genetics, Plant Pathology, Plant Physiology, and Soil Science
Note: Candidates possessing the domicile of Bihar state can only apply for master degree programme.
Date of Exam
Entrance exam schedule is as follows:
For MBA Programme: June 22, 2013
For Master and PhD programme: June 23, 2013
See the prospectus
How to Apply
Interested candidates may obtain the prospectus and application form from the Office of the Registrar, Rajendra Agricultural University, Pusa (Samastipur), Bihar - 848 125, w.e.f April 8, 2013, by paying an application fee (as mentioned below) in the form of Demand Draft (DD) drawn on Punjab National Bank in favor of the Comptroller, RAU, Pusa, payable at Punjab National Bank, RAU, Pusa Branch.
For Master Degree Programme: Rs 500 (Rs 250 for SC / ST candidates)
For Doctoral Programme: Rs 700 (Rs 350 for SC / ST candidates)
For MBA (Agri-Business Management): Rs 800 (Rs 400 for SC / ST candidates)
Moreover, application form and prospectus can also be downloaded from the official website of the University: http://www.pusavarsity.org.in/. The duly filed-in application form or the hard copy of the downloaded form, complete in all respects as per the guidelines mentioned in the prospectus, should be by registered /speed post to the Office of the Registrar, Rajendra Agricultural University, Pusa (Samastipur), Bihar - 848 125, on or before May 11, 2013. Candidates should attach the DD of requisite amount (as mentioned above) in case of sending downloaded application form. For more information regarding the admission, eligibility criteria and application procedure, candidates can visit the aforementioned official website of the University.
Date of Issue of Application Form
April 8, 2013
Last Date of Issue of Application Form
May 7, 2013
Last Date of Submitting Application Form
May 11, 2013