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Dr YS Parmar University M. Sc Admissions 2018

Dr YSP University of Horticulture & Forestry announces M.Sc Admissions 2018

Dr YSP University of Horticulture and Forestry M.Sc Admissions 2018 - Dr Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Himachal Pradesh announces admissions in M.Sc. Degree Programs for the academic session 2018-19

 

Also See : Admission Notification

 

Program Offered
College of Horticulture

  • MSc (Horticulture) Fruit Science
  • MSc (Horticulture) Floriculture & Landscape Architecture
  • MSc (Ag.) Entomology
  • MSc (Ag.) Plant Pathology
  • MSc (Ag.) Seed Science & Technology
  • MSc Food Technology
  • MSc Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
  • MSc Spices, Plantation, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
  • MSc Vegetable Science

College of Forestry

  • MSc (Forestry) Agroforestry
  • MSc (Forestry) Environmental Management
  • MSc (Forestry) Forest Genetic Resources
  • MSc (Forestry) Medicinal & Aromatic Plant
  • MSc (Forestry) Silviculture
  • MSc (Forestry) Wood Science & Technology
  • MSc (Forestry) Watershed Management
  • MSc (Ag.) Agricultural Economics
  • MSc (Ag.) Soil Science
  • MSc Environmental Science

 

Important Dates

  • Last date of receipt of online application without late fee: 13th June 2018
  • Last date of receipt of online application with late fee of Rs. 1000/-: 20th June 2018
  • Date of Written test: 26th June 2018
  • Date of Declaration of result: 3rd July 2018 after 5.00 pm
  • Last date for Submission of B.Sc Degree Certificate: 13th July 2018
  • Date of 1st counselling at 10.00 AM: 17th July 2018
  • Date of notification of result of 1st counselling: 19th July 2018 after 5.00 pm
  • Dates of depositing fee through online mode: 19th to 21st July 2018
  • Dates of registration in the concerned college in person: 20th to 21st July 2018
  • Date of 2nd counselling at 10.00 AM: 28th July 2018
  • Date of notification of result of 2nd counselling: 30th July 2018 after 5.00 pm
  • Dates of depositing fee through online mode: 30th July to 1st August 2018
  • Dates of registration in the concerned college in person(for selected candidates in 2nd counselling): 31st July to 1st August 2018
  • Date of 3rd counselling at 10.00 AM: 6th August 2018
  • Date of notification of result of 3rd counselling: 7th August 2018 after 5.00 pm
  • Dates of depositing fee through online mode: 7th to 9th August 2018
  • Dates of registration in the concerned college in person(for selected candidates in 3rd counselling): 8th  to 9th August 2018
  • Commencement of Classes: 23rd July 2018 16th August 2018

 

Eligibility Criteria:

The order of preference for admission to various disciplines in MSc, shall be as under:-

  • HP domicile/ bonafide resident with degree under ICAR-AU system
  • Non-HP with degree from UHF
  • HP domicile/ bonafide resident
  • Others

The minimum qualification(s) for admission to the M.Sc Program

  • BSc Horticulture/BSc (Hons) Horticulture/BSc Forestry/BSc (Hons) Forestry/ BSc Agriculture/ BSc (Hons) Agriculture/ BSc with an OGPA of 6.00/10 under course credit system or with a minimum of 60% under annual system from a recognized University or degree from a foreign University with at least ‘B’ grade or its equivalent recognized by the University.

The qualifications for different disciplines in order of preference shall be as under:-
MSc Horticulture (Floriculture & Landscape Architecture, Fruit Science) and MSc Vegetable Science

  • BSc Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program

MSc Food Technology

  • BSc/ B Tech Food Technology 4-year program
  • BSc Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc Biotechnology 4-year program
  • BSc Home Science 4-year program

MSc (Ag.) Seed Science & Technology and MSc Spices, Plantation and Medicinal & Aromatic Plants

  • BSc Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Forestry 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program

MSc Forestry (Agroforestry, Environmental Management, Forest Genetic Resources, Wood Science & Technology, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Silviculture, Watershed Management)

  • BSc Forestry 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture/ Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc with 2-year Ranger Certificate course from recognized University/ College
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Bio-science subjects*

MSc (Ag.) Soil Science

  • BSc Forestry/ Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc Pass Course with Physics/ Chemistry as one of the subject

MSc (Ag.) Agricultural Economics

  • BSc Forestry/ Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc (Pass course) with Maths/ Economics/ Statistics as one of the subject

MSc (Ag.) Entomology, Plant Pathology

  • BSc Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Forestry/ Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc Biotechnology 4-year program
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Bio-science subjects*

MSc Microbiology

  • BSc Horticulture/Forestry 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc Biotechnology 4-year program
  • BSc Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Bio-science subjects

MSc Molecular Biology & Biotechnology

  • BSc Biotechnology 4-year program
  • BSc Horticulture/ Forestry 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Bio-science subjects*

MSc Environmental Science

  • BSc Forestry 4-year program
  • BSc Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc Biotechnology 4-year program
  • BSc Environmental Science/ Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Bio-science subjects*
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Non-medical subjects**

MSc Statistics

  • BSc Forestry/Horticulture 4-year program
  • BSc Agriculture 4-year program
  • BSc (Pass Course) with Non-medical subjects**
  • BSc Statistics

* Bio-sciences - Botany, Zoology/Biotechnology and Chemistry
** Non-Medical - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

 

Admission Procedure

  • Admission to MSc Program shall be on the basis of merit of the qualifying degree plus written test i.e., on the basis of combined merit of written test plus OGPA/ percentage of marks obtained in the qualifying degree on 50:50 basis.
  • The candidates shall attend the counselling on the scheduled date and time and have to produce all the original certificates/testimonials.
  • The candidate, who fails to attend the counselling, shall not be considered for admission.

Written Test

  • The written test for admission to MSc Program shall be conducted on 26th June, 2018 (Tuesday).
  • The question paper carrying 100 multiple choice questions shall have three parts viz., Part-I General Knowledge (20 questions), Part-II Rural Awareness (20 questions) and Part-III Specialization (Optional-60 questions).
  • Part-I and Part-II shall be compulsory for all and Part-III shall be attempted in accordance with the nomenclature of the qualifying degree.
  • The result of the written test shall be declared on 3rd July, 2018 after 5.00 PM on the University Website www.yspuniversity.ac.in.

Financial Assistance

  • University Merit Scholarship : Rs. 3000/- PM (one in each discipline)
  • University Stipend : Rs. 2000/- PM (for HP domiciles not getting any financial assistance)

ICAR/CSIR Fellowship

  • ICAR Junior Fellowship: Rs. 8640/- PM + contingent grant of Rs. 6000/- per annum

Note: Number of other agencies such as Inspire (DST), Aspee Foundation etc also award fellowship to postgraduate students. The applications for these fellowships are to be submitted to the awarding agencies through the concerned Dean.

 

Application Form

  • Candidates can apply online at the University website www.yspuniversity.ac.in
  • On-line application form can be submitted upto 13th June, 2018. The same can also be submitted late upto 20th June, 2018 with late fee of Rs. 1000/-..

Application Fee

Upto 13th June, 2018

  • Cost of Online Application for General Category Candidates: Rs. 1500/-
  • Cost of Online Application for SC/ST/ PH Category Candidates: Rs. 1000/-

Upto 20th June, 2018

  • Cost of Online Application for General Category Candidates: Rs. 2500/-
  • Cost of Online Application for SC/ST/ PH Category Candidates: Rs. 2000/-

 

Dr YSP University of Horticulture and Forestry

Assistant Registrar (Academic), Office of the Registrar, Dr. YS Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Website www.yspuniversity.ac.in