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Dr. YS Parmar University M.Sc Program Admission 2019, Dates, Application

Dr. YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry announces M.Sc Admission 2019

Dr. YS Parmar University M.Sc Admission 2019 - Applications are invited by YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry from interested candidates for admission to M.Sc degree program for the year 2019

 

Dr. YS Parmar University M.Sc Admission 2019 Important Dates

  • Start Date of online application: 11th June 2019
  • Last Date of online application: 18th June 2019
  • Date of Exam: 27th June 2019
  • Date of notification of result: 01st July 2019
  • Date of 1st counselling: 15th July 2019
  • Date of notification of result of 1st counselling: 17th July 2019 after 5.00 pm
  • Date of depositing fee through online mode: 17th to 20th July 2019
  • Date of registration in person: 19th to 20th July 2019
  • Date of 2nd counselling: 25th July 2019
  • Date of notification of result of 2nd counselling: 27th July to 30th July 2019
  • Date of registration in person: 29th to 30th July 2019

 

See: MSc Admission 2019

 

For further details on dates please check the official website

 

Courses offered

College of Horticulture, Solan (Nauni)

  • Entomology
  • Floriculture & Landscape Architecture
  • Food Technology
  • Fruit Science
  • Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Seed Science & Technology
  • Spices, Plantation and Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
  • Vegetable Science

College of Forestry, Solan (Nauni)

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agroforestry
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Science
  • Forest Genetic Resources
  • Medicinal and aromatic Plants
  • Microbiology
  • Silviculture
  • Soil Science
  • Statistics
  • Wood Science & Technology

College of Horticulture & Forestry, Hamirpur (Neri)

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agroforestry
  • Entomology
  • Food Technology
  • Fruit Science
  • Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Soil Science
  • Vegetable Science

Note:

  • HP Quota: Those seats are for the candidates who are bonafide Himachali. However, if some normal seats remain vacant in a particular counselling, the candidates having passed their qualifying examination from the institution/ university situated in the territorial jurisdiction of Himachal Pradesh will be considered on merit basis.
  • Self financing seats: These seats are open for all eligible candidates across the country
  • The candidates with three year B.Sc degree programme shall have to clear remedial courses besides normal prescribed courses.
  • In case the candidates in either of the two categories i.e. SC/ST are not available, the seat(s) will be interchangeable.
  • In case the candidates in both categories i.e. SC/ST are not available, the seat(s) will be filled from general category candidates under HP quota.
  • If any seats are lying vacant under H.P Quota, it may be filled as self financing seat.
  • The students admitted for self financing seat shall be treated at par with other students for the purpose of merit scholarship as per rules of the university.
  • The candidate admitted to self financing seat shall not be shifted to normal seat under any circumstances once the admission process is over.
  • The discipline-wise seats can be increased/decreased keeping in view the availability of infrastructure and faculty.

 

See: Latest Entrance Exam Notification

 

Eligibility Criteria for Dr. YS Parmar University M.Sc Admission 2019

(a) MSc programmes

  • B.Sc Horticulture/ B.Sc (Hons.) Horticulture/ B.Sc Forestry/ B.Sc (Hons.) Forestry/ B.Sc Agriculture/ B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture/ B.Sc with an OGPA of 6.00/10 under course credit system or with a minimum of 60% marks from a recognized University or degree from a foreign University with at least ‘B’ grade or its equivalent recognized by the University. The prescribed minimum marks shall be relaxed by 5% in the case of SC/ ST/ PH candidates and in-service nominees. The discipline wise qualification for admission to various MSc programmes shall be as under:-

i) MSc (Horticulture) Fruit Science

  • B.Sc Horticulture 4-year programme. However, if any seat remains vacant, the candidates with B.Sc Agriculture 4-year programme shall be considered on merit basis.

ii) MSc (Horticulture) Floriculture & Landscape Architecture and Vegetable Science

  • B.Sc Horticulture/ Agricul

Iii) MSc Food Technology

  • B.Sc/ BTech Food Technology /B.Sc Horticulture/ Agriculture/ Home Science 4- year programme.

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

  • B.Sc Horticulture/ Forestry/ Agriculture 4-year programme

v) MSc (Ag.) Entomology and Plant Pathology

  • B.Sc Horticulture/ Agriculture/ Forestry 4-year programme. However, if some seats remain vacant, the candidates with B.Sc Medical* shall be considered on merit basis.

vi) MSc Molecular Biology & Biotechnology

  • B.Sc/ BTech Biotechnology 4-year programme. However, if some seats remain vacant, the same shall be filled on merit basis in the preference order (i) B.Sc Horticulture/ Agriculture/ Forestry, (ii) B.Sc Biotechnology/ B.Sc Medical* 3-year degree programme

vii) MSc (Forestry) Silviculture, Forest Genetic Resources, Wood Science & Technology

  • B.Sc Forestry 4-year programme. However, if some seats remain vacant, the same shall be filled on merit basis in the preference order (i) B.Sc Horticulture/ Agriculture (ii) B.Sc Medical subjects*/ B.Sc with 2-year Ranger Certificate course from recognized University/ College.

Viii) MSc (Forestry) Agro forestry, Environmental Management and Medicinal & Aromatic Plants

  • B.Sc Forestry/ Horticulture/ Agriculture 4-year programme. However, if any seat remains vacant, the candidates with B.Sc Medical*/ B.Sc with 2-year Ranger Certificate course from recognized University/ College shall be considered on merit basis.

ix) MSc (Ag.) Soil Science and Agricultural Economics

  • B.Sc Forestry/ Horticulture/ Agriculture 4-year programme.

x) MSc Microbiology

  • B.Sc Forestry/ Horticulture/ Agriculture/ Biotechnology 4-year programme. However, if some seats remain vacant, the candidates with B.Sc Microbiology/ B.Sc Biotechnology/ B.Sc Medical* shall be considered on merit basis

Xi) MSc Environmental Science

  • B.Sc Forestry/ Horticulture/ Agriculture/ Biotechnology 4-year programme. However, if some seats remain vacant, the candidates with B.Sc Environmental Science/ BSc Medical*/ Non-medical** shall be considered on merit basis.

xii) MSc Statistics

  • B.Sc Forestry/ Horticulture/ Agriculture 4-year programme. However, if some seats remain vacant, the candidates with B.Sc Statistics/ Non-medical** shall be filled on merit basis.

* Medical: Botany, Zoology/ Biotechnology and Chemistry

** Non-Medical: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

 

See: M.Sc. Agriculture Admissions

 

Selection Criteria

  • Selection will be based on the basis of the merit of the entrance test to be conducted by this University on 27th June 2019 and the GD/ PI.The weightage will be as follows:
  • Entrance Test: 80
  • Group Discussion: 10
  • Personal Interview: 10
  • Total: 100

Exam Pattern:

  • The entrance test for admission to MSc/ MBA (Agribusiness) Programme shall be conducted in the main campus of the University on scheduled date and time. The question paper carrying 100 multiple choice questions shall have three parts:
  • 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 entrance test shall be declared on the University Website www.yspuniversity.ac.in.

Application Fee:

  • Gen category: Rs. 2500
  • SC/ST/PH category: Rs. 2000

 

Dr. YS Parmar University M.Sc Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Applications can be filled online by paying the requisite fee through the official website

 

Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry

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