AIPVT 2016 Notification | All India Pre Veterinary Test 2016 Dates

AIPVT - Admission to 1st Year of B.V.Sc and A.H. Course 2016

Online applications are invited from Indian Nationals for All India Pre-Veterinary Test (AIPVT)-2016 to be conducted by the Veterinary Council of India (VCI) for filling up 15% of All India Quota Seats in Veterinary Colleges in India (except from the State of Jammu & Kashmir) for admission to 1st year of B.V.Sc & A.H. Course for academic session 2016-17. All India Pre Veterinary Test AIPVT Notification 2016 has been announced.



The Veterinary Council of India shall conduct the Counselling for 15% of All India Quota seats in the Veterinary Colleges. The Counselling for admission in seats under the control of participating States (other than 15% All India Quota) shall be conducted as per the notifications issued separately by the respective States

Important Dates for AIPVT 2016

Without Late Fee:

Schedule for Online Submission of Application Form (up to 11:59 pm): 06th January to 07th February 2016

Date for Successful Final transaction of Fee (up to working hours of banks): 06th January to 09th February 2016

With Late Fee

Schedule for Online Submission of Application Form (up to 11:59 pm): 10th February 2016 to 01st March 2016

Date for Successful Final transaction of Fee (up to working hours of banks): 10th February 2016 to 03rd March 2016

Printing of Admit Cards from Council's Website: 14th April 2016

Date of Examination: 14th May 2016

Display of Candidate's OMR Answer Sheets and Answer Keys: Displayed on Council's Website

Declaration of Result on Council's Website: By last week of May 2016

Procedure and Schedule of Counseling: Date shall be displayed on Council's Website

Duration of the Course

The Duration of B.V.Sc & A.H degree course is spread over 5 years including a compulsory rotating internship of six months

Eligibility Criteria

The candidates should be Indian Nationals (except from the State of Jammu & Kashmir)

The Interested candidates should have completed 17 years of age and the age should not be exceeded than 25 years as on 31st December of 2016

The canddiates belonging to reserve category will get age relaxation of 5 years i.e. for the SC/ST/OBC the maximum age limit will be 30 years

Qualifying Examinations

Candidate must have passed any of the following qualifying examinations:

The Higher/Senior Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Exam equivalent to 10+2 Higher/Senior Secondary Examination after a period of 12-years of study, the last two-years of study with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and any other elective subject with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council for Educational Research and Training after the introduction of the 10+2+3 (years) educational structure as recommended by the National Committee on Education (or);

The Intermediate Examination in Science from a recognized University / Board with Physics, Chemistry and Biology (which shall include a practical test in these subjects) and English as a core course

a) He/She has passed the qualifying exam with the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as core course or an examination equivalent to intermediate Science Exam of an Indian University/Board recognised by the Association of Indian Universities taking Physics, Chemistry and Biology including a practical test in each of these subjects and English

b) A candidate under General Category for admission to the B.V.Sc & A.H., degree course must have passed in each of these subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology, and obtained 50% marks in aggregate of these subjects, at the qualifying exam; admission of students to B.V.Sc & A.H. degree course shall be made only on the basis of his/ her merit in the competitive entrance exam

No other merit/weightage shall be considered for admission to B.V.Sc. & A.H. degree course

c) In respect of candidates belonging to the SC/ST or other special category of students as specified by the Govt from time to time, marks required for admission shall be 10% less than that prescribed for general category
Where the seats reserved for the SC/ST students in any State cannot be filled for want of requisite number of candidates fulfilling the minimum requirement prescribed by the State, and then such vacancies shall be filled up on All India basis with students belonging to the SC/ST getting not less than the minimum prescribed pass percentage



Physical Disability:

A candidate shall not be allowed admission to B.V.Sc & A.H. degree course including those admitted under 15% received quota of VCI if he/she suffer disabilities in physical fitness as Listed below:

a) Disability of total body including disability of chest/spine more than 50%
b) Disability of lower limb of more than 50%
c) Disability of upper limb
d) Visually handicapped candidates and those with hearing disability,
e) Candidates with progressive diseases like myopathies etc.
f) Disabilities which otherwise would interfere in the performance of duties of a veterinarian

Reservation of Seats

Reservation of Seats and Admission in Veterinary Colleges: An All India merit list of the qualified candidates shall be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in the AIPVT-2016 and candidates shall be admitted to seats under 15% All India Quota from the said list only as per the reservation policy

Examination Pattern

The AIPVT-2016 Exam shall consist of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with single correct answer) from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany and Zoology)
Question Paper shall be in English and Hindi

Date, Time and Venue of Exam: Saturday, the 14th May 2016 (time 02.00 pm to 05.00 pm) at the centres (cities) given in the Information Bulletin

How to Apply

Candidates can apply only online

Online submission of application may be made by accessing the website www.aipvt.vci.nic.in

The duration of submission of application of application form with requisite fee is given is Schedule/Fee Details

Online Application Form cannot be withdrawn once it is submitted successfully. The Candidate is NOT required to submit printout of the Confirmation Page to the VCI

Steps to be followed to Apply Online

Step 1: Download the Information Bulletin and read it carefully to ensure your eligibility to appear at the examination

Step 2: Read the instructions for applying online given in the Information Bulletin and keep entire information ready including scanned images of Photograph, Signature, thumb impression and self-declaration (in the case of candidates belonging to J&K) in JPG format only

Step 3: Fill the Online Application Form and upload Scanned Images of Photograph, Signature, thumb impression and self-declaration (setf-dedaration is required in the case of candidates belonging to J&K only)

Step 4: Pay Examination Fee by Debit/ Credit card or e-Challan

Step 5: Download the Confirmation Page and keep the same in safe custody along with proof of remittance of fees for future reference and records

Fees Details and Mode of Submission

For General/OBC: Rs.1500/-

For SC/ST/PH: Rs.750/-

Candidates may remit the examination fee in the following manner: (a) Through any Debit/Credit Card using online payment gateway facility; (b) Through e-challan by depositing fee in the VCI account in any of the branches of Vijaya Bank/State Bank of India

Candidate may keep the copy of the e-challan (candidate’s copy) with him/her as proof/record of remittance of fee in case of payment through e-challan and transaction slip as proof of payment in case of payment through Debit/Credit Card

A detailed notification containing the eligibility criteria, age and last date of submission of Online Application Form, participating States etc. will be issued in the leading newspapers by 03rd & 04th Week of December 2015 and in the 02nd & 03rd week of January 2016

The information shall also be available on the website of the Council www.vci.nic.in and www.aipvt.vci.nic.in

Veterinary Council of India

(Ministry of Agriculture), (A Statutory body of the Govt. of India estd under the provisions of the Indian Veterinary Council Act 1984), ‘A’ Wing, 2nd Floor, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi-110066, Phone No.: 011-26179960, Email: [email protected], Website www.vci.nic.in or www.aipvt.vci.nic.in