UBKV (Uttar Banga Krishi Vishwavidyalaya) M.Sc. Admission 2018

Last Updated - July 02 2018

UBKV (Uttar Banga Krishi Vishwavidyalaya) is a public agricultural university situated at Pundibari, West Bengal. The university was founded on February 1, 2001, and is affiliated to UGC, AICTE, and ICAR. The university has five faculties namely Agriculture, Horticulture, and Forestry which provide selected undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

The university provides only one Post Graduate programme i.e. Master of Science (M.Sc) in the following three streams:

  • M.Sc (Horticulture)
  • M.Sc (Agriculture)
  • M.Sc (Forestry)

Aspirants having passed relevant qualifying examination i.e. graduate degree are qualified to apply for admission to M.Sc programme. Students will be admitted to the course based on merit list prepared via marks obtained in the university entrance test. Interested students can register via the online application procedure by filling out and submitting the forms along with the need fee.

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both


    22nd Jun, 2018 - 09th Jul, 2018

Important Dates

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Agriculture), Master of Science [M.Sc] (Forestry) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Horticulture)
Date of start of submission of application form22nd Jun, 2018
Last date of submission of application form09th Jul, 2018
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Forestry) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Horticulture)

M.Sc (Agriculture) – (2 years):

  1. Agricultural Economics (6 seats)
  2. Agricultural Entomology (7 seats)
  3. Agricultural Extension (6 seats)
  4. Agricultural Statistics (5 seats)
  5. Agronomy (8 seats)
  6. Biochemistry (6 seats)
  7. Genetics & Plant Breeding (7 seats)
  8. Plant Pathology (7 seats)
  9. Soil Science & Agriculture Chemistry (8 seats)

M.Sc (Horticulture) – (2 years):

  1. Floriculture, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants (4 seats)
  2. Plantation Crops & Procedure (4 seats)
  3. Pomology and Post Harvest Technology (5 seats)
  4. Vegetables & Spice Crops (4 seats)

Eligibility For All:

  • The minimum age of the aspirant must be 21 years.
  • Aspirants must secure at least 60% aggregate marks (for general category aspirants) and 50% marks (for SC/ST/PWD aspirants) in the Higher Secondary examination or equivalent examination
  • Aspirants must possess a bachelors degree in agriculture, horticulture or forestry from this university or any other recognized university with minimum OGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale (for general category aspirants) and OGPA of 6 (for SC/ST/PWD aspirants).

Step To Apply

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Agriculture), Master of Science [M.Sc] (Forestry) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Horticulture)

  • Aspirants can register themselves for admission to the Ph.D. programme by filling and submitting the online application form only via the official university website. Forms will not be allowed from the university counter.
  • Along with the finished application, aspirants must submit the fee amount of Rs. 300/- (for general & OBC aspirants) and Rs. 75/- (for SC/ST/PWD category aspirants). The fee can be paid via online modes such as Debit/ Credit Card and net banking facility or offline method of payment i.e. bank challan.

Note: SC/ST/OBC aspirants outside from West Bengal will be treated under General category

At the time of counseling, aspirants must submit original copies of following documents:

  1. Attested copies of mark sheets of Madhyamik, Higher Secondary & Under Graduate Examination
  2. Admit card / Certificate of Madhyamik Examination
  3. SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PWD certificate
  4. Character certificate allocated from the Head of the institution from where he/she has passed the last examination
  5. Residential certificate from the competent authority
  6. One copy of passport size photo and Bank Challan (on payment of need fees)

Admission Procedure

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Agriculture) , Master of Science [M.Sc] (Agriculture) & Master of Science [M.Sc] (Forestry)

Selection of the aspirants to the M.Sc programme is done on the basis of their performance in the entrance test, organized by the university.

Fees Structure of UBKV

*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification allowed by the University/College

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