ICAR AIEEA UG admission 2019: The application process for the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) AIEEA (UG) entrance examination has started. The candidates who want to apply online can do so through the official websites- nta.nic.in or ntaaicar.nic.in. The online application process will be closed on April 30, and the candidates can pay the application fee till May 1, 2019.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the AIEEA (UG), AIEEA (PG) and AICE-JRF/SRF (PGs) exam on July 1, 2019. The two-and-a-half hour long exam will begin at 9 am and end at noon.
ICAR AIEEA UG admission 2019: Eligibility criteria
The candidates need to hold a minimum class 12 or equivalent examination pass certificate with 50 per cent marks in aggregate for the General category, OBC (NCL), EWS, while 40 per cent marks for SC, ST, Transgender and PwD categories.
Age limit: The minimum age limit of the candidates will be 16 years. There is no upper age limit bracket notified.
Admit card: The candidates can download the admit card through the official website- ntaicar.nic.in from June 5. The hall ticket is available to download till June 30, 2019.
ICAR AIEEA UG exams 2019
The entrance exam will be conducted on July 1 in the computer-based testing (CBT) format. Candidates who qualify the competitive exam will then undergo a counselling.
The examination will be of 150 marks consisting of 50 questions. For every wrong answer, one marks will be deducted, and for every right answer, the candidates will get four marks.
Syllabus for UG entrance exams
Agriculture: Genetics and Plant Breeding, Biochemistry and Microbiology, Livestock Production, Crop Production and Horticulture
Physics: Physical World and Measurement, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Gravitation, Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body, Thermodynamics, Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory, Oscillations and Waves, Electrostatics, Current Electricity Properties of Bulk Matter, Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents, Electromagnetic waves, Optics, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, Atoms & Nuclei, Electronic Devices and Communication Systems
Chemistry: Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Solid State, Solutions, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, States of Matter: Gases and Liquids, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Hydrogen, s-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals), Coordination Compounds, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Organic compounds containing Nitrogen, Biomolecules, Polymers, Environmental Chemistry and Chemistry in Everyday life
Biology: The Living World, Unit of Life, Diversity of Life, Organisms and Environment, Multicellularity: Structure and Function-Plant Life, Structure and Function-Animal Life, Continuity of Life, Origin and Evolution of Life and Application of Biology
Mathematics: Sets and Functions, Algebra, Calculus, Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry, Linear Programming, Coordinate Geometry, Mathematical Reasoning, Statistics & Probability, Statics and Dynamics
Candidates will have to pay Rs 700 as application fee. For candidates belonging to the reserved category, the application fee is Rs 350.
Commencement of online application: April 1
Last date to apply online: April 30
Online correction process: May 7 to 14
Download of e-admit card: June 5
Exam date: July 1
Result date: July 17, 2019.
How to apply
The candidates can apply online through the official websites- nta.nic.in or ntaaicar.nic.in on or before April 30, 2019. Keep the relevant documents like education certificates, and other documents scanned. Register with an email ID and keep checking it for further details. Pay the application fees and keep the slip ready with you.