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Maharashtra MCAER Pune BFSc Agriculture Admission 2017

Maharashtra MCAER announces Direct admission to second year of BFSc 2017-18

Maharashtra MCAER has released notification for direct admission to second year Bachelor of Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc) Course in Agricultural University in Maharashtra for the academic year 2017-18

Interested candidates can read the complete details regarding MCAER Direct Second year B.F.Sc. Admission 2017

The Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research (MCAER - State Council), Pune is a statutory body which has been constituted under Section 12 of the Maharashtra Agricultural Universities (Krishi Vidyapeeths) Act, 1983.

Degree Course - B.F.Sc (Bachelor of Fisheries Science)

Total Course Duration - 4 years (8 Semesters)

Total Credit - 172 B.F.Sc Program
*Total course duration for Diploma in Fisheries Engineering students who will be taking direct admission to Second Year of B.F.Sc Program will be of 3 years (6 semesters)
*Total credit load to be completed by the students admitted directly to the Second Year of B.F.Sc Program will be 127 credits

Eligibility Criteria

Admissions for all courses are open for Male and Female candidates

Three years Diploma in Fisheries Engineering passed students will have to complete deficiency courses namely ‘F.TECH: Principles of Biochemistry (1+1=2 credits)’ and ‘F.TECH 124: Biochemical

Techniques and Instrumentation (1+1=2 credits)’ of First Year B.F.Sc program along with the second year B.F.Sc curriculum

Reservation of Seats
Certain seats have been reserved for the purpose of admission in the Colleges under the provisions of Maharashtra Agricultural Universities (Krishi Vidyapeeths) Act, 1983 and as amended by Govt. Resolutions from time to time, as enumerated below
1. Scheduled Castes/Nav-Budha (SC): 13%
2. Scheduled Tribes (ST): 07%
3. Vimukta Jati (VJ)(a) (14 and others): 03%
4. Nomadic Tribes (NT)(b)(28 listed prior to 1990 and others): 2.5%
5. Nomadic Tribes (NT)(c): 3.5%
6. Nomadic Tribes (NT)(d) (Vanjar, Vanjari, Vanjara): 02%
7. Other Backward Classes (OBC): 19
8. Children of Freedom Fighter (FF): 02%
9. Handicapped Candidates (PH): 03%
10. Children of Defence Personnel/Ex-serviceman (DP): 02%
11. Project Affected Person and their children as defined in the Maharashtra Resettlement: 04%
12. Female: 30%
13. Agriculturist and those Children of Agriculturist (AG): 06%

Medical Examination
Medical Exam is compulsory for all the students admitted during the IIIrd Semester of the Degree Program and the same should be got done from the Civil Surgeon at the Distt. Headquarter/Medical Officer at the Rural Hospital/Primary Health Centre

If a student is medically unfit, the Associate Dean will inform the concerned student and his parent/guardian for rectification of the defects

Application Form

Each applicant is required to fill in only one application form online which is available on the website fishery.maha-agriadmission.in, a copy of which is also available for perusal on website www.mcaer.org as Appendix ‘C’ of this Prospectus

Application Receipt Center' (ARC) is Pune

Mode of Payment
Deposit Fees by Challan in State Bank of India branch or through Net-banking or attach Demand Draft to the application form, payable to the "Financial Advisor, MCAER Pune" at Pune. Attach Xerox copy of Challan if amount deposited by Challan

Fees for open Candidate is Rs.1000/- and for Reserved Category Rs.500/-

Candidate shall send the printout of his duly signed Application form with recent passport-size photograph along with self-attested copies of relevant documents by Post or by Courier Service to KTPL's PUNE ARC Location

All candidates including those belonging to reserved category from States other than Maharashtra shall pay Rs.1000/- and send their application along with all the necessary documents to Pune by RPAD

For more details, the rules and regulations shall be referred to the Prospectus

Important Dates

Starting Date of Online filing of Application Forms 25th May 2017

Last date of submitting the application form and along with that uploading the scanned copies of the necessary documents: 09th June 2017

Display of PROVISIONAL MERIT LIST on KTPL & MCAER Websites: 12th June 2017

Last Date of Receipt of grievances online: 15th June 2017

Display of FINAL MERIT LIST on KTPL & MCAER websites: 18th June 2017
(i) Display of First Round allotment list 20th June 2017
(ii) Last date of reporting: 22nd June 2017 (Upto 5.30 p.m.)
(i) Display of Second Round allotment (with conversions) list: 25th June 2017
(ii) Last date of reporting 28th June 2017 (Upto 5.30 p.m.)

Display of Vacancy positions for Spot Round 30th June 2017

Commencement of classes 29th June 2017


Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research (MCAER), Pune, (An ISO 9001:2008 Organisation), 132-B, Bhamburda, Bhosalenagar, Pune-411007 (Maharashtra), Email: edn_mcaer@rediffmail.com, Phone No.: 020-25537688, Website www.mcaer.org or www.oasis.mkci.org

For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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