Agriculture Common Entrance Test

Pen & Paper Mode

AGRICET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 1,200
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU)
  • Courses:BSc Agri
  • Streams:Agriculture

AGRICET 2023: Exam, Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern

Updated On - February 07 2023 by Akriti Maurya

AGRICET 2023 Exam  will be conducted tentatively in the month of August, with application form beginning from July 2023 tentatively. Agriculture Common Entrance Test is organised by Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University once a year for the candidataes willing take admission in B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture degree course. It is a university-level exam that is conducted every year. With the assistance of the entrance test qualified applicants get a chance to urge admission in Bachelor’s degree programs within the field of agriculture and seed technology offered within the Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University. Candidates can read the below article to know more about AGRICET 2023.
AGRICET official website is

AGRICET 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check the AGRICET 2023 exam status from the below-given table:

Agriculture Common Entrance Test

Agriculture Common Entrance Test 2023 notification

August 2023(Tentaive)

Exam date

October 2023(Tentative)

Application form

20-09-2023(Last Date)

AGRICET 2023 Exam Dates

Candidates can check the important dates of AGRICET 2023 in the table given below:

AGRICET 2023 Schedule(tentative)
ActivityDate & Time
Notification of AGRICET August 2023
Commencement of submission of Online application form Ausgust 2023
Last date of submission of Online application form (without late fee)20-09-2023 (Confirmed)
Last date of submission of application form with late fee21-09-2023 to 25-09-2023 (Confirmed)
Edit option of online application data already submitted by the candidateTBA
Hard Copies to reach Convenor, AGRICET-2021TBA
Downloading of Hall Ticket/Admit Card from the website:TBA
AGRICET 2023 ExaminationTBA
Time of Examination10:30 AM to 12:00PM

What is AGRICET Exam 2023 ?

Answer: The AGRICET Exam 2023 is an entrance exam conducted by the Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU) for admission into Diploma in Agriculture Course. It is a national level test which will be conducted once a year to identify eligible candidates for admissions in Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Horticulture.

AGRICET 2023 Application Form

 AGRICET 2023 Application Form will start tentatively in the month of July. Check the given below information of AGRICET registration process 2023:

  • The application form was available in online mode only.
  • The candidate must read the prospectus before applying.
  • Enter some basic information and generate their registration ID and password for further process.
  • After generating the ID candidates have to log in with ID and fill in all the required details.
  • Upload scanned copy of recent photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Candidates must be careful while filling the online application form because se authority will not provide any facility of correction in the form.
  • After form filling, candidates have to pay the fees through online mode.
  • Candidates must take a print of the filled application form for future references.

Documents required to fill the AGRICET 2023 Application form

Candidates must be ready with the following documents before filling the AGRICET Application form 2023:

  • Diploma certificate
  • Date of Birth certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • Residential Certificate
  • Aadhaar Card

AGRICET 2023 Application Fee

Given below is the category-wise AGRICET 2023 Registration fee:

AGRICET Registration Fees 2023
CategoryRegistration Fees
GeneralRs. 500/-
SC/ST/PHRs. 250/-
Late FeeThe late application fee will be Rs 1000/-for general category and Rs 500/- for reserved category candidates.
Mode of Payment: Applicants can pay the application fee by debit card, credit card, or net banking.

AGRICET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check their eligibility before filling the application form. Given below is the AGRICET 2023 Eligibility:

  • The candidate must possess the citizenship of India.
  • Those applicants who apply for the exam must complete the age of 17 years as of 31 December 2021 and the upper age is of 22 years. If candidates belongs to SC/ST  upper age limit is increased to 25 years and 27 years of age for Physically Handicapped. 
Appearing Applicants
  • Candidates who are in the process of the final exam of the diploma are also eligible to apply.
  • 85% of seats are reserved for Andhra Pradesh candidates.
  • 15 % of seats are reserved for other candidates.
  • Candidates must a degree of two years diploma in agriculture/seed technology/organic farming from ANGRAU/PJTSAU. 
  • Those who are going to complete the Diploma Requirements in the 2019-20 Academic Year can also apply by submitting a Completion Certificate from the concerned Head of the Institute.

AGRICET 2023 Exam Pattern

Applicants must go through the given below information related to the AGRICET Exam Pattern 2023 to know the exam paper structure:

AGRICET 2023 Question Format
Mode of Examination

Pen and Paper Mode

Duration of Examination

1 and a half hours (90 minutes)

No. of Questions asked

120 questions

Type of Questions

MCQ (Objective)

Marking Scheme

+1 for each correct answer 

There is no Negative Marking

Medium of Examination

AGRICET 2023 Syllabus

The candidates can check hereunder, AGRICET 2023 Syllabus:

AGRICET Syllabus for Physics

The syllabus for AGRICET Physics is given below:

    Current Electricity
    Laws of Motion
    Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
    The motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body

AGRICET Syllabus for Chemistry

The syllabus for AGRICET Chemistry is given below:

    States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
    p-Block Elements
    Thermodynamics General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
    d and f Block Element

AGRICET 2023 Syllabus

AGRICET 2023 Preparation Tips

Candidates can follow the given below AGRICET 2023 preparation tips to score well in the entrance exam.

  • Make notes of everything as it is easier to refer to notes than going through them all over again.
  • Daily revision is an important aspect as everyone tends to forget or the memory of what they studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • An ample amount of sleep is a must.
  • Give time for recreation.
  • Solving questions will give a reality check of the preparation and the scope of improvement is there if needed.
  • Keep calm at the time of examination and focus.

AGRICET 2023 Admit Card

AGRICET Admit Card/Hall Ticket 2023 will be releasedonlne on the official website . Candidates must go through the points mentioned below regarding the admit card:

  • Applicants can download the AGRICET hall ticket from the website by entering the registration ID and password.
  • In case the photograph/Signature of the candidate is missing or blurred or invisible on Hall Ticket, paste your passport size photograph & sign in prescribed area duly attested by Gazetted Officer with a seal, and a Xerox copy of the same Hall Ticket is to be handed over to the invigilator. 

The entrance exam will be conducted only in the following center:

  • S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati, Chittor Dt. 
  • Bapatla, Guntur Dt.
      • Agricultural College
      • Dr. NTR College of Agricultural Engineering
      • Dr. NTR College of Food Science & Technology
  • Agricultural College, Naira, Srikakulam Dt.

AGRICET 2023 Answer Key

Applicants can check below in the given points the vital details about AGRICET 2023 Answer Key:

  • The authority will release the key after the exam will be over.
  • The answer key can only be downloaded by those applicants who appeared for the examination.
  • After the candidate will enter his / her login credentials, the answer key will be downloaded.
  • With the key of answer the candidate can get a rough estimate of the marks they can achieve.
  • The candidate will be able to find out whether or not they are going to qualify for the exam.
  • Based on the key the result will be prepared.

AGRICET 2023 Result

AGRICET 2023 result will be declared in October 2023 after the completion of the Exam. Qualified Candidates will be informed of the counseling process. Candidates can download the scorecard through the official website. Candidates must take a print of the result for future references.

AGRICET 2023 Tie-Breaker 

In the case of the two candidates score the same marks then the authority will follow the Tie-Breaking criteria to resolve the tie. Given below is the AGRICET 2023 tie-breaking criteria:
  • SSC overall Grade Points.
  • Aggregate Marks in the qualifying Exam.
  • AGRICET 2023 Marks.
  • Candidates of older age will be given preference over the younger one.

AGRICET 2023 Qualifying Marks

Given below are the category-wise AGRICET 2023 qualifying marks which a candidate has to score to participate in the counseling session.
General Category25%30 Marks

AGRICET 2021 Seat Matrix

Candidates can check the seat matrix for B.Sc (Hons) Diploma course from the table given below.
University Agricultural Colleges97132112
Affiliated Agricultural Colleges (6 Nos.)628272

AGRICET 2023 Reservation

The reservation criteria are followed as per the rules stated by Andhra Pradesh Government. The seats are reserved in the ratio of 85:15 which has been explained below:

  • 85% of seats are reserved for the local candidates.
  • 15% of seats are reserved for unreserved candidates.

AGRICET 2023 Highlights

Given below is the vital information regarding AGRICET 2023:

AGRICET 2023 Basic Details
Exam Name

Agriculture Common Entrance Test (AGRICET 2023)

Conducting Body

Acharya N.G Ranga Agricultural University




UG, PG, Diploma, and Ph.D. in Agriculture, Seed Technology, Organic Farming

AGRICET Official website

Application Link
Exam Mode


Exam Purpose

To offer admission in various Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses in Agricultural science

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About Acharya N.G Ranga Agricultural University

Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU) was established under the name of Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University (APAU) on the 12th of June 1964 through the APAU Act of 1963. Later, it was renamed Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University on the 7th of November, 1996 in honor and memory of the noted Parliamentarian and Kisan Leader, Acharya N. G. Ranga. On the verge of completion of the Golden Jubilee Year of the ANGRAU, it has given birth to a new State Agricultural University namely Prof. Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University with the bifurcation of the state of Andhra Pradesh as per the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act 2014. The ANGRAU at LAM, Guntur is is serving the students and the farmers of 13 districts of the new State of Andhra Pradesh with renewed interest and dedication.

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AGRICET Important Dates

AGRICET 2023 Form Date20 Aug - 20 Sep 2023
Admit card 202330 Sep 2022 (Tentative)
AGRICET 2023 Result01 Nov 2023 (Tentative)

Agriculture Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

1 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

20 Aug 2023

Form End Date:

20 Sep 2023

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