MCAER PGCET 2019

MCAER PG CET

MCAER PG CET

Mode of ExamOffline
LevelPG
Level of ExamState Level

MCAER PGCET: Maharashtra Agricultural Universities Examination Board (MAUEB) conducts the Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to various Post Graduate Programs in the State Agricultural Universities (SAUs) in Maharashtra. MCAER PG CET 2019 is scheduled for Multiple dates i.e. March 16,17 & 18, 2019 in offline mode. Registration precess is over now.

  • Candidates can download MCAER PG CET 2019 Admit Card from the official website from March 8, 2019.
  • The exam consists of 200 objective type questions. There is no negative markingCheck MCAER PG CET Exam Pattern
  • MCAER PG CET Syllabus comprises Agriculture, Agril. Engg., Agril.Bio.Tech., Horticulture, Home Science and Forestry.
  • MCAER PG CET Result will be declared on July 13 in online mode.
  • Application fee for Open Category candidates is INR 600 and INR 300 for Reserved category candidates.
  • Candidates must have a bachelor degree from the recognized university can apply.

MCAER PG CET 2019 Highlights

MCAER PG CET 2019 Highlights

Exam Name

MCAER PG CET (Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research)

Conducting Body

Maharashtra Council of Agriculture Education & Research

Applying Mode

Online

Courses offered

Post Graduate Courses in Agriculture

Exam Level

State Level

Total Questions

200

Eligibility criteria

Candidates must have completed a 4-year graduation degree from a recognized university in such courses B.Sc. (Agri.) / B.B.A. (Agriculture) / B.Sc. (ABM) / B.Sc. (BBM) / B.Sc. (Agri. Bio-Tech.) / B.Sc. (Horti.) / B.Sc. (Forestry) degree or equivalent degree.

Application Fee

INR 600 for General/ OBC
INR 300 for Reserved categories
INR 600 for other state candidates

MCAER PG CET 2019 Exam Date

The online application form for MCAER PG CET 2019 is available online till January 06, 2019. Candidates can however go through the important dates of MCAER PG CET 2019 tabulated below – 

Event

Date

Date of Notification

December 12, 2018

Last Date of Receiving Online Applications

January 10, 2019

Last Date of Payment of Fees through Challan

January 14, 2019

Date of Display of eligible candidates list

January 24, 2019

Date of Grievances for Student

January 25 – 31, 2019

Date of Display of final eligible candidates List

February 07, 2019

Date of Online Admit Cards

March 08, 2019

Date of MCAER PG CET 2019

For Agril.Engg. , Agril.Bio.Tech.: March 16, 2019
For Forestry, Home Science: March 17, 2019
For Agril. Business Management: March 18, 2019

Date of Display of Answer Keys of all streams

April 03, 2019

Declaration of Result

April 08, 2019

 

Courses on offer at Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research (MCAER), Pune are as mentioned below:

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

BSc (Agriculture)

MSc (Agriculture)

BSc (Horticulture)

MSc (Horticulture)

BSc (Forestry)

MSc (Forestry)

BFSc

MSc (Home Science)

B BSc (Agri. BioTech)

MSc (Agril. Biotechnology)

BSc  (Animal Husbandry)

MTech (Agri. Engg.)

BTech (Food Tech.)

MTech (Food Tech.)

BBA (Agri.)

MBA (Agri)

BTech (Agril. Engg.)

MFSc

BSc (Hons) (Home Science)

MSc (PHM)

 

Degree

Eligibility

M.Sc. (Agri.)

B. Sc. (Agri.) or B. Sc. (Hort.) or B. Sc. (Forestry) or B. Sc. (Agril. Biotechnology) or B.B.M. (Agri.) / B.Sc. (A.B.M) or B. Tech. (Food Sc. / Tech.)* or B. Tech. (Agri. Engg.)** or B. Sc. (Hon.) Home Science***of Agril. university only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Agri.)

M.Sc. (Hort.)

B. Sc. (Hort.) or B. Sc. (Agri.) or B. Sc. (Forestry) of Agril. university only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Hort.)

M.Sc. (Forestry)

B. Sc. (Forestry) or B. Sc. (Agri.) or B. Sc. (Hort.) of Agril. university only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Forestry)

M.Sc. (Home Science)

B.Sc. (Hon.) Home Science of Agril. University only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Home Sc.)

M.Sc. (Agril. Biotechnology)

B. Sc. (Agril. Biotechnology) or B. Sc. (Agri.) or B. Sc. (Hort.) or B. Sc. (Forestry) or B. Tech. (Food Sc./Tech.) of Agril. University only or B.F.Sc. and passing CET for M.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology.)

M.Tech. (Agri. Engg.)

B. Tech. (Agri. Engg.) of Agril. University only and passing CET for M.Tech. (Agril. Engg.)

M.Tech. (Food Tech.)

B. Tech. (Food Sc./Tech.) of Agril. University only and passing CET for M.Tech. (Food Tech.)

M.B.A. (Agri)

B.B.M. (Agri.) / B. Sc. (A.B.M) or B. Sc. (Agri.) or B. Sc. (Hort.) or B. Sc. (Forestry) or B. Sc. (Agril. Biotechnology) or B. Tech. (Food Sc./Tech.) or B. Tech. (Agri. Engg.) or B.Sc. (Hon.) Home Sc. of Agril. university only or B.F.Sc.and passing CET for M.B.A. (Agri.)

M.F.Sc.

B.F.Sc. and passing CET for M.F.Sc.

M.Sc. (P.H.M.)

B.B.M. (Agri.) / B. Sc. (A.B.M) or B. Sc. (Agri.) or B. Sc. (Hort.) or B. Sc. (Forestry) or B. Sc. (Agril. Biotechnology) or B. Tech. (Food Sc./Tech.) or B. Tech. (Agri. Engg.) or B.Sc. (Hon.) Home Sc. of Agril. university only or B.F.Sc. and passing CET for Post Harvest Management (PHM)

* For M.Sc. (Agri) Food Science & Technology B.Tech (Food Science / Tech.) students are also eligible.

** For M.Sc. (Agri) Agril. Meteorology, B.Tech. (Agril. Engg. ) students are also eligible.

*** For M.Sc. (Agri) Agril. Extension Education, B. Sc. (Hon.) Home Science students are also eligible.

  MCAER PG CET 2019 Application form

MCAER PG CET 2019 application form is available till January 10, 2019. Candidates can fill MCAER PG CET 2019 Application form in online mode only. They are required to take help of the following instructions for filling the online application form:

  1. Applicants should have a valid Email ID and Mobile Number.
  2. Before filling Online Application, Form Download Information Bulletin of PG-CET 2019 and read the same carefully.
  3. Upload scanned photograph and signature (Size of Photograph and Signature should not be greater than 35KB, 30KB respectively).
  4. There is provision to make changes in online MCAER PG CET 2019 Application Form, before clicking on Submit Button.
  5. There is no provision to make changes in the online Application Form one’s the Submit Button clicked.
  6. After submitting Online Application Form, candidate should take printout of Acknowledgement.
  7. Required fee is printed on Acknowledgement.
  8. Pay the fee through online payment facility using State Bank of India collect link which is available on www.mcaer.org after one working day of filling online Application Form.
  9. Payment can be done through various options, State Bank ATM-cum-Debit Card/SBI Branches (Cash/Transfer)/Other Bank’s Debit Card and Credit Card/NEFT/RTS/GRPT through Branch/Internet Banking of other Banks/Online GRPT through INB/ATM Card of our Associate Banks/Mobile Banking and Self Service Kiosk.

MCAER PG CET 2019 Application fee

The application of candidate for MCAER PG CET 2019 will be successfully submitted only when he/she has made submitted the required application fee. The details with regards to application feet are tabled below:

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Category of Candidate

Application fee to be paid (in INR)

Male/Transgender (General/OBC)

600

Female candidates

600

Physically handicapped (General)

600

SC

300

ST

300

Other State Candidates

600

Candidates can submit the application fee either through online mode that is debit card/ATM card, online wallet etc or through offline channels such as through bank mode, by filling in the challan issued by MCAER PG CET 2019  conducting authority after filling the application form (only if you choose offline payment mode).

MCAER PG CET 2019 Admit Card

  • MCAER PG CET 2019 Admit Card will be available for download from March 8, 2019 in online mode only.
  • The Hall Ticket is to be downloaded from MCAER PG CET official website - www.mcaer.org
  • No candidate will receive MCAER PG CET Admit card via e-mail or post.
  • Any discrepancy in the details provided during MCAER PG CET 2019 Registration and mentioned on admit card should be immediately reported to the concerned authorities.

How to download MCAER PG CET 2019 Admit Card? 

Step 1: Visit the official website of MCAER.

Step 2: Click on the admit card tab/link.

Step 3: Enter Application Number and Password.

Step 4: Click on the Submit button.

Step 5: View and download MCAER PG CET Admit Card.

Step 6: Take clear print of the admit card for MCAER CET exam.


MCAER PG CET 2019 Exam Center

Candidates are advised to give their respective choices of MCAER PG CET 2019 examination cities while filling up the MCAER PG CET 2019 Application Form. However, the right of allotment of the centre is reserved by the Board. Requests for change of examination centre will not be entertained.

The list of MCAER PG CET 2019 Exam Centers is given below:

Name of the Centre

Center

College of Agriculture, Pune

01

College of Agriculture, Akola

02

College of Agriculture, Nagpur

Courses Offered & Eligibility Criteria for MCAER PG CET 2019

Only the students possessing the required qualifying degree as per the eligibility; those students who have appeared for the final degree exam for the academic year 2019-20 are eligible to appear for the MCAER PG CET 2019

  • M.Sc. (Agri.) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc. (Hort) or B.Sc. (Forestry) or B.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology) or BBM (Agri)/B.Sc. (ABM) or B. Tech (Food Science/Tech)* or B. Tech (Agri Engg)** or B.Sc. (Hons) Home Science***of Agril University only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Agri), ****B.Sc(Animal Husbandry

  • M.Sc. (Hort) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Sc. (Hort) or B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc. (Forestry) of Agril University only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Hort.)

  • M.Sc. (Forestry) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Sc. (Forestry) or B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc. (Hort) of Agril University only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Forestry)

  • M.Sc. (Home Science) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Sc. (Hon) Home Science of Agril university only and passing CET for M.Sc. (Home Sc.)

  • M.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology) or B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc. (Hort) or B.Sc. (Forestry) or B.Tech (Food Science/Tech) of Agril University only or B.F.Sc and passing CET for M.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology)

  • M.Tech (Agri Engg) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Tech (Agri Engg) of Agril University only and passing CET for M.Tech (Agril Engg)

  • M.Tech (Food Tech) 2 years (4 Semesters): B.Tech (Food Science/Tech) of Agril university only and passing CET for M.Tech (Food Tech)

  • MBA (Agri) 2 years (4 Semesters): BBM (Agri)/B.Sc. (ABM) or B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc. (Hort) or B.Sc. (Forestry) or B.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology) or B.Tech (Food Science/Tech) or B.Tech (Agri Engg) or B.Sc. (Hon) Home Science of Agril University only or B.F.Sc and passing CET for MBA (Agri)

  • M.F.Sc 2 years (4 Semesters): B.F.Sc and passing CET for M.F.Sc

  • M.Sc. (P.H.M.) 2 years (4 Semesters): BBM (Agri)/B.Sc. (ABM) or B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc. (Hort) or B.Sc. (Forestry) or B.Sc. (Agril Biotechnology) or B.Tech (Food Science/Tech) or B.Tech (Agri Engg) or B.Sc. (Hon) Home Science of Agril university only or B.F.Sc and passing CET for Post Harvest Management  (PHM)

(*For M.Sc. (Agri) Food Science and Technology B.Tech (Food Science/Tech) students are also eligible)
(**For M.Sc. (Agri) Agril Meteorology, B.Tech (Agril Engg) students are also eligible)
(*** For M.Sc. (Agri) Agril. Extension Education, B. Sc. (Hon.) Home Science students are also eligible)
**** For M. Sc. (Agri) Animal Husbandry, B.Sc.(Animal Husbandry) students are also eligible)

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MAUEB (Maharashtra Agricultural Universities Examination Board) will be declared the official MCAER PG CET 2019 Syllabus. The MCAER PG CET syllabus gives aspirants idea about question paper and pattern of questions. We have curated the updated stream-wise MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019.

Through MCAER PG Common Entrance Test, candidates are evaluated based on their graduation streams. However, in case of the streams to which students of other eligible streams are allowed to appear, 80 % questions are from the mainstream and 20 % from the syllabi of other eligible streams. MCAER PG CET 2019 is tentatively scheduled from March 16 to 18, 2019, in offline or pen paper-based mode.

Agronomy: There are 24 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Principles of Agronomy, Practical Crop Production, Weed Management etc.

Botany: There are 20 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Environmental Science, Principles of Plant Breeding etc.

Soil Science: There are 12 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Soil Chemistry, Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management etc.

Plant Pathology: There are 13 questions of 1 mark each. This section tests a candidate’s vigilance about the Introductory Plant Pathology.

Horticulture: There are 9 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Production Technology of Fruit Crops, Vegetables etc.

Agricultural Extension: There are 8 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Fundamentals of Rural Sociology and Educational Psychology etc.

Agricultural Economics: There are 12 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Principles of Agricultural Economics etc.

Animal Science & Dairy Science: There are 8 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Livestock Production and Management etc.

Agricultural Entomology: There are 11 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management and Beneficial Insects etc.

Agricultural Engineering: There are 8 questions of 1 mark each. The most frequent topics include Introduction to Computer and Applications etc.

 

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agronomy

Agronomy Section in MCAER PG CET  2019 contains questions based on Agronomy studied by students at graduation level.

  • There are total 24 questions asked from this section.
  • While the topics covered in this section are not that difficult but do require immense practice and good command over Agronomy.

MCAER PG CET Agronomy Syllabus

Principles of Agronomy

Practical Crop Production (I) (Kharif Crops)

Agricultural Meteorology

Field Crops-(II) (Rabi Crops)

Introductory Agriculture

Practical Crop Production (II) (Rabi Crops)

Water Management including Micro irrigation

Weed Management

Field Crops – (I) (Kharif Crops)

Farming Systems and Sustainable Agriculture

 

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Botany

  • The Botany section carries 20 questions, each carrying one mark.
  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Botany section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

MCAER PG CET Botany Syllabus

Environmental Science

Breeding of field and Horticultural crops

Principles of genetics

Principles of Plant Biotechnology

Principles of Plant Breeding

Principles of Seed Technology

Crop Physiology

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MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Soil Science

  • MCAER PG CET 2019 will have 13 questions from Soil Science Section.

  • Soil Science consists of a variety of questions Soil Chemistry and Bio Chemistry. 

MCAER PG CET Soil Science Syllabus

Introduction to Soil Science

Manures, Fertilizers and Agrochemicals

Soil Chemistry, Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management

Biochemistry

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Plant Pathology

  • The Plant Pathology section carries 13 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Plant Pathology section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

MCAER PG CET Plant Pathology Syllabus

Introductory Plant Pathology

Diseases of Field Crops and their Management

Agricultural Microbiology

Diseases of Horticultural Crops and their Management

Principles of Plant Pathology

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MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Horticulture

  • The Horticulture section carries 9 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Horticulture section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

 

MCAER PG CET Horticulture Syllabus

Production Technology of Fruit Crops

Production Technology of Spices, Aromatics, Medicinal and Plantation Crops

Production Technology of Vegetables and Flowers

Post-Harvest Management and Value addition of Fruits and Vegetable

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Extension

  • The Agricultural Extension section carries 8 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Extension section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

MCAER PG CET Agricultural Extension Syllabus

Fundamentals of Rural Sociology and Educational Psychology

Extension Methodologies for Transfer of Agricultural Technology

Dimensions of Agricultural Extension

Entrepreneurship Development and Communication Skills

MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Economics

  • The Agricultural Economics section carries 12 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Economics section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

 

MCAER PG CET Agricultural Economics Syllabus

Principles of Agricultural Economics

Agricultural Marketing, Trade and Prices

Production Economics and Farm Management

Agri-Business Management

Agricultural Finance & Co-operation

Statistics

 


MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Animal Science & Dairy Science

  • The Animal Science & Dairy Science section carries 8 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Animal Science & Dairy Science section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

MCAER PG CET Animal Science & Dairy Science Syllabus

Livestock Production and Management

Technology of milk and milk Products

Livestock Breeding and Nutrition

Sheep & Goat production

 


MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Entomology

  • The Agricultural Entomology section carries 11 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Entomology section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

 

MCAER PG CET Agricultural Entomology Syllabus

Insect Morphology and Systematic

Crop Pests and Stored Grain Pests and their Management

Insect Ecology, Integrated Pest Management and Beneficial Insects

Introductory Nematology

  MCAER PG CET Syllabus 2019 for Agricultural Engineering

  • The Agricultural Engineering section carries 8 questions, each carrying one mark.

  • Here is a list of topics that candidates must cover for Agricultural Engineering section of MCAER PG CET 2019:

 

MCAER PG CET Agricultural Engineering Syllabus

Fundamentals of Soil and Water Conservation Engineering

Farm Power and Machinery

Introduction to Computer and Applications

Protected Cultivation and Post-Harvest Technology

 

MCAER PG CET 2019 Preparation Books

Here are some of the most recommended preparation books for MCAER PG CET 2019 all sections:

Section

Book

Author(s)

Agronomy

Objective Agronomy for Competitive Examinations

Gangadhar Nanda, P.J. Mishra

Botany

Objective Botany

R. Gupta

Soil Science

Soil Science at a glance

AM Latare, GR Mahajan, KA Chobhe

Plant Pathology

An Objective Book of Plant Pathogens:

C Ashwini

Horticulture

Instant Horticulture

S N Gupta

Agricultural Extension

A Quick View on Agricultural Extension

Dr Jitendra Chauhan

Agricultural Economics

Agricultural Economics

Dr. K. Srinivas

Animal Science & Dairy Science

A Question Bank on Animal Science

S.C. Tripathi, R.J. Sharma, A.K. Upadhyay

Agricultural Entomology

Fundamentals of Agricultural Entomology

Shravan M Haldhar

Agricultural Engineering

Question Bank on Agriculture Engineering

Garg and Chandra

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

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Application Start Date :

12th December 2018

Application End Date :

10th January 2019

Exam Date :

16th March 2019

Result Date :
Conducted By :

Maharashtra Agricultural Universities Examination Board

Official Website : https://www.mcaer.org

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