OUAT 2021 – Diploma In Agro-Polytechnic Application Form (Released), PG Application Form (till 28 Oct), Eligibility Criteria

OUAT 2021 – Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology has released the applications form for Admission into Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic courses on October 05, 2021. OUAT has already releaed Post Graduate Studies 2021-22 (Masters’ Programme in Computer Science & Application, Bioinformatics and Agribusiness Management). Candidates can fill the form from 30 Sep to 28 Oct 2021. Candidates are advised to submit the application form online by visiting official website i.e ouat.nic.in or lokaseba.odisha.in by making online payment of Rs. 1500/- & the last date of payment of application fees is 29 Oct 2021. OUAT, Odisha, conducts the entrance test for OUAT for Ph.D, UG /PG of agriculture, and allied courses. Eligible candidates who have passed 10+2 with 50% in aggregate can appear for OUAT 2021. Check this page for more information about OUAT 2021 such as eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern etc.

Latest – OUAT 2021 has released the applications form for Admission into Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic courses on October 05, 2021. Click here to check.

Latest – OUAT 2021 has released the important information for submission of form B for candidates who belong to “Other Boards”. Click here to check more details.

Latest – OUAT 2021 has released the application form for Masters’ Programme in Computer Science & Application, Bioinformatics and Agribusiness Management. Click here to Apply.

Latest: OUAT 2021 has released Application Form for PG and Doctoral courses. Click here to check.

OUAT 2021

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Candidates seeking admission in PG and PhD courses can visit university website http://www.ouatnic.in. The last date of payment of application fees is 20.10.2021. For detail on submission of application, candidates can refer to Annexure- I of the Prospectus for PG Course Programme -2021 (Agril. & Allied Subjects). The University imparts education on Agriculture, Horticulture, Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Engineering, Community Science, Forestry Science, Fishery Science, Basic Science, Bio-informatics, Computer Application and Agri-Business Management through 10 constituent colleges, one Centre for Post Graduate Studies and ten Agro-polytechnic Centers. Check important dates for OUAT 2021, below table

For Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic

Event Important Dates
Online Application form release 05 Oct 2021
Last date for Application form 02 Nov 2021
Last date of payment of Application Form 03 Nov 2021

For Undergraduate Courses

Event Imp. Dates
Online Application Form – A 31 Jul 2021
Last date to submit Online Application Form – A 31 Aug 2021
Last date of online application fee payment 1 Sep 2021
Admit Card 16 Sep 2021
Mock Test 6-25 Sep 2021
Entrance exam date 27-30 Sep 2021
Application form-‘B’ (online) 16 Sep – 7 Oct 2021
Last date to submit Online Application Form – B to be announced
Edit option is available for Form B to be announced
Declaration of entrance mark to be announced
Counselling Process to be announced
Document Verification to be announced
Admission of State Govt. Sponsored candidates to be announced
Orientation programme and commnecement of classes to be announced

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For PG Courses

Events Dates
Online Application Form 21 Sep 2021
Last date to submit Online Application Form 18 Oct 2021
Last date of online application fee payment 20 Oct 2021
Edit option for Application Form till 18 Oct 2021
Uploading of final qualifying examination OGPA / Equivalent Marks 30 Oct 2021
Admit Card 06 Nov 2021
Mock Test 03 Nov 2021
Entrance exam date (CBT mode) 12 Nov 2021
Declaration of Entrance Examination Marks 23 Nov 2021
Declaration of Rank 30 Nov 2021
Counselling & Admission process To be notified later
Admission of State Govt. Sponsored Candidates To be notified later
Orientation Programme & Commencement of class To be notified later

Click here to download the PG admission notification.

Schedule for (PG) Masters’ Programme in Computer Science & Application, Bioinformatics and Agribusiness Management

Event Date
Availability of Application Forms 30 Sep 2021
Last date to Submission of form 28 Oct 2021
Last date of online application fee payment 29 Oct 2021

For Ph.D Courses

Event Dates (Expected)
Availability of Application Forms 3rd week of Nov 2021
Last date to Submission of form 1st week of Dec 2021
Editing online application form 1st week of Dec 2021
Upload of post graduation marks/OGPA 2nd week of Dec 2021
Download of Admit Card 3rd week of Dec 2021
Entrance Examination 3rd week of Dec 2021
Date of publication of result and Download of
Intimation – cum- Rank Card
3rd week of Dec 2021
Date of Counselling and Admission 4th week of Dec 2021
Commencement of Class 4th week of Dec 2021
Schedule for

For Post Graduate Courses

Event Date
Availability of Application Forms 30 Sep 2021
Last date to Submission of form 28 Oct 2021
Last date of online application fee payment 29 Oct 2021

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OUAT 2021 Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic Application form

Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology has released the applications form for Admission into Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic courses on October 05, 2021. The last date for submission of Application form is November 02, 2021 and last date for Payment is November 03, 2021.

OUAT 2021 Important Information for Submission of Form B

OUAT 2021 has released the Important information, candidates who don’t belong to CBSE/ICSE/CHSE (Odisha) board belong to the “Other Board”. These candidates are informed to enter correct “Total marks” & “Marks obtained” in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology in the format shown on the application Form B. The candidate can check the more details below the image.

OUAT 2021 Important Information for Submission of Form B

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OUAT 2021 Notice

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OUAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must possess the minimum eligibility criteria in order to apply. Check OUAT 2021 eligibility criteria given below.

For Ph.D Courses

Ph.D. Course Minimum qualification
Physics M. Sc. in Physics with 55% marks from any UGC
Recognised University
Chemistry M. Sc. in Chemistry with 55% marks from any
UGC Recognised University
Mathematics M. Sc. in Mathematics with 55% marks from any
UGC Recognised University
Botany M. Sc. in Botany with 55% marks from any UGC
Recognised University
Zoology M. Sc. in Zoology with 55% marks from any
UGC Recognised University
Microbiology M. Sc. in Microbiology from any UGC recognised
University with a minimum mark of 65% or
OGPA 6.5 in 10.0 point scale.

For Postgraduate Courses

Educational Qualification: Candidate must have passed Bachelor degree examination securing an Overall Grade Point Average (OGPA) of at least 6.60/10.00 in ten-point scale, 3.25/5.00 in five-point scale and 2.60/4.00 in four-point scale for General Category, whereas for SC/ST/Person With Disability (PWD)/ Kashmiri Migrant/ Kashmiri Pandit (Non-Migrants) / Kashmiri Hindu Families (Non-Migrants) candidates, the said requirement is OGPA of at least 5.60/10.00, 2.75/ 5.00 and 2.20/4.00, respectively. In other cases, where marks are awarded instead of grade points, the candidates must have secured at least 60% marks for General Category, whereas for SC/ST/PWD/ Kashmiri Migrant/ Kashmiri Pandit (Non-Migrants) / Kashmiri Hindu Families (Non-Migrants) categories the requirement is 50% marks.

General Eligibility Criteria For OUAT 2021 Undergraduate Admission

  • The candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent from 50% marks in aggregate (for SC/ST/PwD candidates is 40%).
  • Also, the applicants still appearing in class 12th can also apply.

Age Limit – A candidate must complete 17 years of age by December 31, 2021.

General Eligibility Criteria For OUAT 2021 Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic Admission

  • Students having +2 Science with minimum of 45% marks in aggregate (40% in case of SC/ST/PWD) including extra optional are eligible.
  • Age: The candidate must have completed 17 years of Age by December 31, 2021.

OUAT 2021 Application Form

The Application form for Diploma in Agro-Polytechnic course is released on October 05, 2021. Eligible candidates can fill the application form for OUAT 2021 at the official website, ouat.nic.in. The application form is available online mode as per schedule. Before filling the application form, candidates should ensure their eligibility criteria and read the all-important instruction too. For taking admission, the candidates need to submit both the application form A and B for Undergraduate courses. Check the process to apply given below.

Step 1: Click on the link provided above.

Step 2: Make an account on the official website and note down the application number and password.

Step 3: Login and start filling the application form. Enter the personal details, address details, choice of exam centres etc.

Step 4: After entering all the details, upload the images of photograph and signature.

Step 5: As the last step, pay theb application fee and take a printout of the application form.

Application Fee: The candidates are required to pay Rs 1500 for Post Graduate Application fees through online payment modes such as debit card, credit card and net banking.

Colleges of OUAT

In order to check the list of colleges for admission candidates can check it from the below:

  1. College of Agriculture, Bhubaneswar
  2. College of Agriculture, Chiplima
  3. College of Agriculture, Bhawanipatna
  4. College of Horticulture, Chiplima
  5. College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Bhubaneswar
  6. College of Agricultural Engineering&Technology, Bhubaneswar
  7. College of Fisheries, Rangeilunda
  8. College of Community Science, Bhubaneswar
  9. College of Forestry, Bhubaneswar

OUAT 2021 Courses Offered

Candidates will be able to pursue any of the following below listed courses from any of its 9 member colleges.

  • B.Sc(Hons) Agriculture
  • B.Sc(Hons) Forestry
  • B.Sc(Hons) Horticulture
  • B.V.Sc. & A.H
  • B.Tech(Agri Engineering)
  • B.F.Sc.
  • B.Sc(Hons) Community Science(Girls & Boys)

OUAT 2021 Post Graduate Courses

OUAT 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the exam patter is given below to OUAt 2021.

  • Duration- The duration of the test is 2 Hours
  • Total Marks- The total marks of the test is 200 marks
  • Sections Covered- The questions are asked from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, and Mental Aptitude
  • Marking scheme- 01 mark for the correct answers. There is no negative marking.

Distribution of marks

Subjects Marks
Physics 66
Chemistry 66
Mathematics / Biology 68

Exam Pattern for Post Graduate

  • The Entrance Examination will be of 2 hours duration with 200 multiple choice questions of one mark each in English language only. There will be no negative mark for wrong answer. The multiple choice questions (MCQ) will covering the subjects taught in the Bachelor’s Degree level and Master’s Degree (major discipline) for Master’s and Doctoral programme respectively.
  • For M.Sc. (Ag) course programme, the question of entrance test will be comprised of two parts Part-A and Part-B. There will be 180 general multiple choice questions (Non-crop specific) in part-A and 40 crop specific (Field crop and Horticultural crops in equal proportion) questions in part-B following the common syllabus of Agriculture and Horticulture faculties. Candidates have to attempt all the questions in part-A and any 20 questions from part-B. Based on total marks secured in the entrance test and extracurricular activities, a common merit list will be prepared.

OUAT 2021 Test Centers

Entrance test will be carried out at various locations for the convenience of all the candidates. The test centers given below are for Undergraduate courses.

Angul Balangir
Balasore Baragarh
Baripada Berhampur
Bhadrak Bhawanipatna
Bhubaneswar Cuttack
Dhenkanal Jagatsinghpur
Jajpur Jeypore
Jharasuguda Kendrapara
Keonjhar Khurda
Nayagarh Phulbani
Purl Rayagada
Rourkela Sambalpur

OUAT 2021 Admission Process

Candidates can check the OUAT 2021 admission process is given below in details as per the previous year data.

For PG Courses:

Selection for admission into a different PG or Doctoral programme will be based on the merit of the candidates obtained in the entrace exam. There will be a common merit list for admission into the Master’s Programme of a particular faculty. Merit list of the candidates for the PG programme shall be drawn based on total weightage derived from the entrance marks plus the weightage on extracurricular activities respectively. The merit list for the Doctoral programme shall be drawn up on the basis of marks secured in the entrance examination only. In case of a tie situation happened, in preparation of merit list, the tie will be resolved by considering the OGPA / Marks in the following order:

  • For Master’s Programme: Highest entrance mark followed by highest OGPA/percentage of marks in the qualifying examination (graduation level), the highest percentage of mark in +2 Science/ equivalent, and the highest percentage of marks in 10th standard examination.
  • For Doctoral Programme: Highest entrance mark followed by highest OGPA/percentage of marks in Master’s level and highest OGPA/percentage of marks in Graduation level and the highest percentage of mark in +2 Science/ equivalent.

For UG Courses

Common Entrance Examination for the selection of the candidates for admission into B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture, B.Sc.(Hons.) Horticulture, B.Sc.(Hons.) Forestry, B.F.Sc., B.V.Sc. & A.H., B. Tech. (Agril. Engg.) and B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science courses. This given below details as per pervious year.

Weightage to Academic Career and Entrance Examination

Base Weightage
H.S.C. / equivalent 25%
+2 Sc. /equivalent 25%
Entrance Examination 50%
Total 100%

OUAT 2021 Answer Key

Answer key for OUAT 2021 will be available at the official website, ouat.nic.in. Candidates can check the answer key online after the successful completion of the entrance exam. For checking the application form candidates should enter the login Id and password at the candidate’s login portal. The answer key will be a pdf file in which the question number and the respective answers will be given.

OUAT 2021 Selection Process

For Master’s Programme: Highest entrance mark followed by highest OGPA/percentage of marks in qualifying examination (graduation level), highest percentage of mark in +2 Science/ equivalent (including extra optional) and highest percentage of marks in 10th standard
examination (considering all subjects studied, percentage on the basis of best of five or six subject will not be accepted.). If the tie still persists, then candidate with older in age will be ranked higher.

For Doctoral Programme: Highest entrance mark followed by highest OGPA/percentage of marks in Master’s level and highest OGPA/percentage of marks in Graduation level and highest percentage of mark in +2 Science/ equivalent (including extra optional). If the tie still persists, then candidate with older in age will be ranked higher.

OUAT 2021 Result

OUAT result will be released online at ouat.nic.in. It is available at the candidate’s login. A common merit list and category-wise merit list releases after the examination has been conducted. Those candidates whose names are in the merit list are then required to appear for counselling process.

OUAT 2021 Fee Structure

Check the Undergraduate fee structure given below for OUAT.

Particulars Fee
Fee to be submitted during admission Rs 4,950
Development Fee
B.Sc(Hons.) Agriculture / B.Sc (Hons.) Horticulture /
B.Sc(Hons.) Forestry / B.F.Sc / B.Tech (Agri Engg)
Rs 36, 300
B.V.S.C & A.H Rs 50,820
B.Sc (Hons.) Community Science Rs 12,100

Registration Fees

Particulars Amount
Admission fee Rs 610
Tuition Fees
B.Sc.(Hons.)Agriculture/ B.Sc.(Hons.)Horticulture/
B.Sc.(Hons.)Forestry/ B.F. Sc/ B.Tech(Agril.Engg.)
Rs 6,050
B.Sc (Hons.) Community Science Rs 850
Medical Fee Rs 250
Examination fee Rs 1460

Annual Fees (For B.V.Sc and AH)

Particulars Amount
Admission Fee Rs 610
Tuition Fee Rs 16940
Medical Fee Rs 490
Examination fee Rs 2000
Annual fee Rs 2105

Fee Structure for Post Graduate and Doctoral Programme

About OUAT

The Radhakrishnan University Education Commission of 1949 emphasised the need for establishing Agricultural Universities in India. Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) will start their admission procedure for the aspirants who are interested to get admission in the field of Agriculture and Technology. The university is offering admission in variety of courses such as UG, PG and Diploma programmes.  The students who want to apply for the admission in OUAT will be able to apply after the university will make official announcement. In order to get more details about the procedure of admission and other details the candidates can read this article or also can visit the official website.

Official website: ouat.nic.in

For more information regarding OUAT 2021, Download Information Brochure | PG Prospectus
Also Check Previous UG Information Brochure Previous PG Information Brochure | Previous Ph.D Information Brochure.

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