YSR Horticulture University M.Sc And Ph.D. Admissions 2018

Last Updated - June 19 2018

Dr. YSR Horticulture University was founded by the Government of Andhra Pradesh in 2007 at Venkataramannagudem in West Godavari District. The University runs on the Land Grant format followed in the USA, with the emphasis on Education, Research, and Extension of Horticulture. Therefore, the mandate of the University is Human Resource Development via Education, organize required based research and dissemination of the proven technologies developed via research. It is the second Horticulture University in the country.

The University invites applications for admission to the Master of Science Programme in Horticulture with a total of 26 seats, and the Doctor of Philosophy Programme in Horticulture with 6 seats, in different specializations.

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both

  • END DATE

    22nd Jul, 2018

Important Dates

M.Phil/Ph.D in Agriculture & M.Sc
STATUSEVENTDATE
Last date for submitting the Application22nd Jul, 2018

Eligibility Criteria

M.Sc

The University provides the following specializations under the M.Sc. Programme:

  • Vegetable Science
  • Spices, Plantations, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops
  • Floriculture and Landscape Architecture
  • Fruit Science

Eligibility Criteria:

You must have passed the relevant Bachelor’s Degree i.e., B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture with an OGPA of a minimum of 5.5 out of a score of 10 from ICAR Accredited University.

Ph.D. (Horticulture)

Ph.D. Programme

The University provides the following specializations under the Ph.D. Programme:

  • Spices, Plantations, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops.
  • Floriculture and Landscape Architecture
  • Fruit Science
  • Vegetable Science

Eligibility Criteria:

You must have passed the relevant Master’s Degree i.e., M.Sc. Horticulture with an OGPA of a minimum of 6.5 out of a score of 10 from ICAR Accredited University.

Age: You should not be more than 40 years of age as on July 1st.

Step To Apply

M.Phil/Ph.D in Agriculture & M.Sc

You can find the Application Form available on the official website of the University.

You should download the Form and take a print out of the same.

You must fill the form with the need personal and educational details in your own handwriting only. You must also affix a recent passport size photograph in the space offered.

Application Fee: You should pay the following Application Fee via a Demand Draft in favor of “Comptroller, Dr. YSRHU” payable at Tadepalligudem, from any nationalized bank:

You must also attach along two self-addressed envelopes with your pin code affixing postage stamps of Rs.05/- on each.

You should then send the duly filled in together with Demand Draft and all the prescribed certificates to the following address on or before July 20th:

The Registrar, Dr.Y.S.R. Horticultural University,

Administrative Office, Venkataramannagudem,

Near Tadepalligudem-534101

Application Form for M.Sc & Ph.D. Admissions

  • Applications and details may be downloaded from the Dr. YSRHU website: www.drysrhu.edu.in
  • Application should accompany DD drawn in favour of "Comptroller, Dr.YSRHU, payable at Tadepalligudem" for Rs.500/- (Rupees Five hundred only) for M.Sc (Hort.) and Rs.1000/- (Rupees one thousand only) for Ph.D (Hort.) for general category and in case of SC/ ST/PHC Aspirants Rs.250/- and Rs.500/- respectively along with two self-addressed envelopes with Pincode affixing postage stamps of Rs.05/- on each
  • Applications duly filled in together with DD and all the prescribed certificates should be sent to "The Registrar, Dr.Y.S.R. Horticultural University, Administrative Office, Venkataramannagudem, Near Tadepalligudem-534101", West Godavari District on or before the due date.
  • All the eligible Aspirants in Post Graduate Entrance Test should bring their original certificates at the time of counseling

Admission Procedure

M.Sc

You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test organized by the University, followed by an Interview if you qualify the Entrance Test. The entrance test will be objective type, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the related Bachelor’s degree requirements of this University. You should be able to secure a minimum of 50% marks in the Entrance Test to qualify for the interview/counseling which will be relaxed in case of SC/ST category, to the extent of reservation of seats.

The Selection shall be based on the following weightage:

  • Performance in Entrance test – 50%
  •  Academic performance in B.Sc. – 30%
  • Academic performance in S.S.C – 50%
  •  Academic performance in Intermediate (10+2) – 10%

Ph.D. (Horticulture)

You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test organized by the University, followed by an Interview if you qualify the Entrance Test. You should be able to secure a minimum of 50% marks in the Entrance Test to qualify for the interview/counseling which will be relaxed in case of SC/ST category, to the extent of reservation of seats.

The Selection shall be based on the following weightage:

  • Performance in Entrance Test - 50%
  • The academic record of B.Sc. (Hort.) - 10%
  • The academic record of M.Sc. (Hort.) - 30%
  • Interview – 10%
The entrance test will be objective type, covering all relevant subjects prescribed for the related Master degree requirements of this University.

Reservation Table

 
CategoryQuota
Scheduled Caste15%
Scheduled Tribe6%
Backward Class29%
Physically Disabled3%

*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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