Assam Agricultural University Doctor of Philosophy 2019 or AAU Ph.D. 2019 is the entrance examination for admission to Ph.D. (Agriculture), Ph.D. (Community Science), Ph.D. (Fisheries Science) and Ph.D. (Veterinary Science). AAU Ph.D. 2019 is conducted by Assam Agricultural University.
AAU Ph.D. for the year 2019 has been announced by Assam Agricultural University and will be held on 12/07/2019. The application forms will be available from 04/05/2019 till 30/06/2019. The exam is in written mode. The result date will be announced later.
Faculties of Agriculture, Community Science and Fisheries Science : A candidate must have passed M.Sc. (Agri)/M.Sc.(H.Sc.)/M.F.Sc. (As the case may be) degree
examinations in the concerned discipline of this University or any other University recognized by this University with basic degree in Agriculture/Home Science/Fisheries Science with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 in 4.00 scale or 7.00 in 10.00 scale or 58.00% of marks in the traditional system relaxable for deputed candidates having 5 years of service experience to a CGPA of 2.85 in 4.00 scale or 6.70 in 10.00 scale or 55.00% of marks in the traditional system. One seat in each of the disciplines shall remain reserved for in‐service candidate of AAU and Govt. of Assam.
The admission into Ph.D. programme in Agricultural Biotechnology shall be on the basis of the entrance examination to be conducted by the respective department with 70% reservation for the students with Agriculture & Allied backgrounds. The entrance examination will consist of two parts‐ written test and personal interview. The written test will have two papers, Paper I and Paper II. Paper I will be objective type and will cover general awareness, current affairs, general aptitude, reasoning ability, English language, general mathematics, physics, chemistry etc. The paper II will consist of both objective & subjective questions fromthe fields such as general biotechnology, plant physiology, genetics, microbiology and biochemistry. A personal interview will be conducted among the qualified candidates immediately after the written test. Finally, the candidates will be selected giving equal weightage to academic record, performance in written test and personal interview.
Note 1: Considering the HR needs in the field of Biotechnology, 30% of the total intake of the Ph.D. programme in the Department of Agricultural Biotechnology under the Faculty of Agriculture shall be made open to the Non‐Agri students completing 10+2+3 pattern majoring in Biochemistry/ Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology/ Botany/Microbiology with 55% marks. Such students shall have to undergo a bridge course, either simultaneously or separately.
Note 2: Other requirements remaining the same, a student completing M.F.Sc. in Aquatic Environment Management/Fishery Resource Management is also eligible to apply for admission into Ph.D Programme in Aquaculture. And the students with M.F.Sc. in Aquaculture/Fishery Resource Management are eligible to apply for Ph.D in Aquatic Environment Management.
Faculty of Veterinary Science : A candidate must have passed M.V.Sc. examination in concerned discipline of this University or any other University recognized by this University with basic degree in Veterinary Science with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 in 4.00 scale or 7.00 in 10.00 scale or 58.00% of marks in traditional system. The admission into Ph.D. programme in Animal Biotechnology shall be on the basis of the written test to be conducted by the College and the students completing M.V.Sc. in Animal Biotechnology /Veterinary Microbiology /Veterinary Biochemistry /Veterinary Physiology /Animal Genetics & Breeding/Animal Reproduction, Gynecology & Obstetrics /Animal Nutrition/ Veterinary Pathology/ Veterinary Parasitology with a minimum CGPA of 7.00 in 10.00 point scale will be eligible for the course.
Note: The candidates serving as JRFs/SRFs/RAs at AAU are eligible to apply for admission into the PG Programmes subject to fulfillment of other eligibility criteria.
|Events||Start Date||Last Date|
|Application Form||04/05/2019||30/06/2019 11:55 pm|
|Application Form Offline||04/05/2019||30/06/2019 11:55 am|
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Result dates may be checked on the official webpage.