SHIATS Allahabad Entrance Test 2016 for PhD

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SHIATS Allahabad Admission to PhD - January 2016 Session

Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture Technology & Sciences applications are invited from interested candidates for admission to full time PhD Programs Academic Session (January - June 2016) in the following Departments. The notitification for SHIATS Allahabad Entrance Test 2016 for PhD has been announced.

Important Dates for PhD Program 2016 at SHIATS

Last Date for Submissions of Application Form: 08th January 2016
Admit Cards for Entrance Test Call letter can be downloaded from the Website: 12th January 2016
Entrance Test (in the University Campus, SHIATS, Allahabad): 20th January 2016
Interview in the respective Departments: 21st January 2016
Declaration of Provisionally Selected Candidates: 25th January 2016
Registration, Admission & Commencement of Classes: 28th - 29th January 2016

No. of Seats with Name of the Dept./Subjects:

(1) Agri. Economics & ABM (ICAR-06 & SHIATS-18) (2) Agri. Extension & Comm (ICAR-04 & SHIATS-11) (03) Agri. Process & Food Engg (ICAR-02 & SHIATS-07) (4) Agro-Forestry (ICAR-05 & SHIATS-17) (5) Agronomy (ICAR-06 & SHIATS-16) (6) Animal Genetics & Breeding (ICAR-01 & SHIATS-04) (7) Anthropology (ICAR-02 & SHIATS-04) (8) Biochemistry (SHIATS-08) (9) Bioinformatics (SHIATS-05) (10) Biotechnology (SHIATS-09) (11) Botany (SHIATS-06) (12) Civil Engg (SHIATS-12) (13) Clothing & Textile (ICAR-02 & SHIATS-04) (14) Computer Sci. (SHIATS- 07) (15) Crop Physiology (ICAR-01) (16) Dairy Microbiology (ICAR-01) (17) Dairy Tech (ICAR-01 & SHIATS-01) (18) Education (SHIATS-02) (19) Electrical Engg (SHIATS-08) (20) English (SHIATS-08) (21) Entomology (SHIATS-01) (22) Environmental Science (ICAR-04 & SHIATS-13) (23) Family Resource Mgmt (ICAR-04 & SHIATS-12) (24) Farm Machinery & Power Engg (ICAR-04 & SHIATS-10) (25) Film & Media Tech (SHIATS-02) (26) Food Nutrition (SHIATS 01) (27) Food Science & Technology (ICAR-01 & SHIATS-03) (28) Food Technology (Agri. Engg) (ICAR-02 & SHIATS-05) (29) Forensic Science (SHIATS-18) (30) Forestry (ICAR-06 & SHIATS-16) (31) Genetics & Plant Breeding (ICAR-01) (32) Horticulture (ICAR-03 & SHIATS-10) (33) Journalism & Mass Communication (SHIATS-02) (34) Live Stock Production Mgmt (ICAR-02 & SHIATS-07) (35) Mathematics (SHIATS-26) (36) Mechanical Engg (SHIATS-05) (37) Medical Lab Technology (SHIATS-03) (38) Microbiology (SHIATS-05) (39) Pharmaceutical Science (SHIATS-17) (40) Physics (SHIATS-16) (41) Plant Pathology (ICAR-01 & SHIATS-02) (42) Poultry Production (ICAR-01 & SHIATS-03) (43) Psychology (SHIATS-08) (44) Public Health (SHIATS-05) (45) Renewable Energy (ICAR-02 & SHIATS-04) (46) Seed Science & Technology (ICAR-01) (47) Soil Science (ICAR-01 & SHIATS-04) (48) Soil Water Land Engineering & Mgmt (ICAR-11 & SHIATS-32) (49) Statistics (SHIATS-10) (50) Transgenic Technology (SHIATS-09) (51) Zoology (SHIATS-01)

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should have regular master degree in relevant subject with at least 55% marks (or 6.00 CGPA/ OGPA) for general candidate and 50% marks (or 5.5 CGPA/ OGPA) for SC/ST/ Physically handicapped candidates

Selection Procedure

Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in the written test and interview conducted by the university
Note: Candidates who had cleared UGC/ICAR/CSIR JRF test within two years from the date of advertisement need not to appear in written entrance test. However, they have to fill the entrance test application form and appear in interview with all the testimonials & certificates

How to Apply

Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences Online Application Forms are available through University Website www.shiats.edu.in only
Duly completed application form should be submitted to the office of Dean, Post Graduate Studies along with a Demand Draft of Rs.1200/- in favour of the "Registrar, Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences, Allahabad"

Admit Card

The applicant is required to print the Admit Card from the University website at www.shiats.edu.in from 12th January 2016, however, he/she is required to bring a Passport size photograph along with the admit card to the entrance test center for verification similar to that pasted on the application form

Exam Pattern

SHIATS University Entrance Exam will be 100 objective type questions, out of which 20 questions are based on General/Academic aptitude and 80 questions are based on the subject studied at master’s level

Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences (SHIATS)

Deemed-to-be-University declared under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956) (Formerly Allahabad Agricultural Institute), Allahabad-211007 (U.P), Phone No.: +91-532-2684281, Email: [email protected], Website www.shiats.edu.in