Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (HICAST)


Agricultural Revolution Through Quality Education

Admission Procedure

Admission Requirement

Undergraduate Program

Students who have successfully completed Intermediate in Science program 10+2 (Science), I.Sc., I.Sc.Ag. or equivalent grade with second division are eligible to apply for this program. Admission is based on the merit secured by the applicants in the entrance examination conducted by Purbanchal University.

There is a special provision for admission of in-service candidates in governmental or other scholarship. However, such candidates also need to pass in the university entrance examination.

Pot-graduate Program

The candidates who have already passed the following examinations from Purbanchal University or any institute or university recognized by Purbanchal University shall be considered eligible to apply for the M.Sc. programs: B. Sc. (Agriculture, Animal Science, Food/Dairy Science, Biotechnology); B.V. Sc. & A.H.; B. Tech. (Food/ Dairy).

An applicant seeking admission needs to appear in the entrance examination conducted by Purbanchal University Selection of the students for admission will be done on merit basis.

Application Procedure

Students applying to either undergraduate or post-graduate programs must follow this procedure. 

Meet the pre-requisite of the program as mentioned by university, college and other concerned authorities/institutions

Complete the application form available at HICAST’s campus

Complete the entrance exam and secure place on merit list

Meet the admission criteria and details mentioned by HICAST/ Purbanchal University (see above)

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