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CSKHPKV , Palampur Entrance Test | 2018


CSKHPKV , Palampur Entrance Test  | 2018


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The Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya , Palampur has recently invited admissions for enrolling candidates eligible under its different under graduate courses through a common entrance exam scheduled to be held on the dates as specified for this purpose. 

The admissions shall be done as per the merit and marks obtained in the admission test conducted by the university for this purpose.


Courses Offered:

  • B.V.Sc. & A.H. 
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture


Eligibility Criteria:

For B.V.Sc. & A.H: 

  • Qualification: 10+2/Intermediate or equivalent examination conducted by an Education Board/University/Council (duly recognized by the H.P. Board of School Education, Dharamshala/ Association of Indian Universities/ MHRD, New Delhi) with not less than pass marks in each subject.
  • Subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English (as a core course).
  • Minimum Percentage: 50% marks for General/OBC category (47.5% for SC/ST/DA category) in aggregate of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology.


  • Any examination equivalent to 10+2 level with 50% marks in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English from a University/Education Board/College/School in a foreign country recognized by the University


For B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture: 

  • Qualification: 10+2/Intermediate/ Higher Secondary or equivalent examination conducted by an Education Board/University/Council (duly recognized by the H.P. Board of School Education, Dharamshala /MHRD, New Delhi) with not less than pass marks in each subject.
  • Subjects: PCB/PCM/PCA/Intermediate (Agriculture) {P-Physics, C-Chemistry, B-Biology, M-Mathematics & A-Agriculture}.
  • Minimum Percentage: 50% marks for General/OBC category (40% for SC/ST/DA category) in aggregate.


  • Any examination of a University/Education Board/College/School in a foreign country recognized as equivalent for the purpose by the University with good knowledge of English.


How to Appy:

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  • Register Online.
  • Note down your Application No, Login Id and Password. The password will be also sent to your registered email address.
  • Update other Profile information as required.
  • Pay Fee online (Internet banking, Debit/Credit card) or offline (By generating e-voucher) through SBI Collect Payment Gateway and download/print receipt of bank transaction.
  • Enter Fee Receipt Detail and then Fee Receipt status will be confirmed in four working days of the University after Fee Receipt Detail Entry.
  • Candidate can apply for change of his/her profile information, uploaded photograph and Signature but necessary changes will be done only after last date of Registration and before display of Admit Card. For this, candidate has to send formal request for changes to the 'Registrar, CSKHPKV Palampur (Himachal Pradesh) - 176062' along with printout of your duly filled Application form and Bank Draft for extra fee if applicable. Bank Draft should be drawn in favour of "Comptroller, CSKHPKV Palampur" payable at HPAU Palampur.


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Note: The candidates appearing in the qualifying examination can also apply provided they produce original marks sheet of the qualifying examination at the time of counselling failing which their candidature will not be considered.


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Application Fee:


  • Application fee for all the above mentioned academic programmes is Rs. 1600/- for General/OBC candidates and Rs. 1100/- for SC/ST/DA category candidates. If the candidate opts for Self-Financing seat, he/she has to deposit an additional fee of Rs. 1500/-. 
  • Further, if the candidate does not opt for Self-Financing seat at the time of filling online application form, his/her candidature for self financing seat will not be considered even in admission through walk-ininterview.
  • Non-H.P. bonafide candidates can only apply for self financing category by depositing Rs. 3100/- (Rs. 1600 + Rs. 1500/-) as application fee. In case, due to non-availability of HP Bonafide candidates, their candidature may be considered against the vacant seat(s) of HP Bonafide category, if any, at the time of walk-in-interview. 
  • In such cases, the candidates shall have to attend the walk-in-interview.

Selection Procedure:

  • The marks of all the candidates appearing in the Entrance Test and the list of candidates to be called for counselling will be declared by the University and displayed on the Notice Board of Administrative Block of the University and also placed on the University Website http://hillagric.ac.in about 20 days after the conduct of entrance examination
  • No separate letter will be issued for counselling
  • The candidates shall have to produce all original certificates/testimonials and other documents relating to admission to the Counseling Committee on the date of counselling failing which their candidature shall not be entertained. 


Exam pattern:

  • Duration of Exam: 3 Hours
  • Subjects: Physics (60 marks), Chemistry (60 marks) and Biology/Biotechnology/Mathematics/Agriculture (60 marks).
  • Medium: English
  • A 30 minute time period (09.00 A.M. to 09.30 A.M.) shall be kept before the start of Examination for verification of candidature, etc.
  • Total MCQ's: 180 
  • 60 questions in Physics serially numbered from 1-60, 60 questions in Chemistry numbering from 61- 120 and 60 questions in Biology/ Biotechnology/Mathematics/ Agriculture, numbering from 121-180.
  • An applicant has to attempt/opt/choose only one subject out of Biology, Biotechnology, Mathematics or Agriculture, which he/she has studied in qualifying examination i.e. 10+2/equivalent in addition to Physics & Chemistry as per the test stream indicated in the application form. 


Important Dates:

  • Online application forms starts  : 12 April 2018
  • Entrance Date  for B.V.Sc. & A.H. and B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture Programmes: 9 JUNE 2018.
  • Online application form ends : 15 May 2018.
  • CSKHPKV Counselling: 6 July 2018.