Under Graduate Programme
Admission to different undergraduate
programmes is done through bifold procedure. 15% of total seats
are filled by a Combined Competitive Entrance Examination
conducted by I.C.A.R. V.C.I. at all India level and 85% of the
total seats are filled by Jharkhand Combined Competitive Entrance
Examination Board, Ranchi. The minimum qualification is
Intermediate/10+2 or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and
Biology for all undergraduate degree programmes. However, the
candidates with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are also
eligible for admission into B.Sc. (Ag) and B.Sc. (Forestry).
Students are admitted in unreserved and various reserved
categories strictly on the basis of merit in the respective
category through an entrance examination as per the reservation
rules of Jharkhand state.
Semester system of education is followed in the University. Each
semester consists of approximately 115 working days. The
residential requirements for the award of Bachelor's degree is
eight semesters including Rural work Experience in B.Sc.(Ag.) and
B.Sc.(Forestry), during the last semester. The residential
requirements of B.V.Sc. & A.H. Course is of 10 Semesters. The last
Semester consists of 6 month compulsory internship programme.
College of Agriculture
The college of Agriculture offers a four-year course leading
to the B.Sc.(Ag.) degree. The programmes of the college are
carried through a network of twelve Departments viz. Agril.
Physics, Economics, Entomology, Statistics & Computer
Application, Agril Extension Education, Agronomy,
Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Plant Breeding and Genetics,
Crop Physiology, Agril. Engineering and Soil Science and
Agril. Chemistry. Disciplines which are related to Basic
Sciences and are essential for better understanding of
agricultural sunjects are attached to relevant disciplines.
College of Veterinary Sciences
and Animal Husbandry
College of Veterinary Sciences and Animal
Husbandry offers 5-year B.V.Sc. (degree) programme through a
network of 17 departments namely Anatomy, Animal Breeding
and Genetics, A.H. Extension Education, Gynaecology and
Obstetrics, Clinical, Medicine, Microbiology, Parasitology,
Pharmacology and Toxicology, Veterinary Public Healthand
Epidemiology, Surgery and Radiology, Animal Production,
Animal Nutrition, Physiology, LPT, Preventive Medicine,
Pathology and Vety. Biochemistry, Courses on Forage Crops
Pisciculture and Apiculture are also offered to
undergraduate students along with other production courses.
College of Forestry
College of Forestry offers four-year degree
course. The faculty has seven departments in the College,
namely Silviculture, Forest Management, Forest Products
Utilization, Extension and Social Forestry, Wildlife
Management, Ecology & Environment and Forest Science. The
Basic Science subjects are taught by the teachers of the
Agricultural College of this University.