ICAR AIEEA 2020 (NTA): Counseling (Started), Seat Allotment (Out), Admission Process

ICAR AIEEAICAR AIEEA 2020 Mop-Up Round Counseling has been Started on 22nd December 2020. The Exam was held on 16th, 17th & 22nd September For UG Course, And 23rd September 2020 for PG Course. Application Correction has been started. ICAR AIEEA is an entrance examination for Agriculture. The exam will be conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency). The Exam is conducted once a year through Online Mode. 

The admission will be offered in agricultural courses to various colleges and universities. It is a national level exam which is conducted once every year. The exam of ICAR AIEEA 2020 might be conducted in an online mode. To appear for the entrance exam, the aspirants need to register and submit the Application Form online. 

Through AIEEA UG 2020, the candidates are offered admission in courses such as B.Sc (Hons) Forestry, B.Sc (Hons) Community Science, B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture, B.Tech Food Technology, etc. This entrance exam targets the government as well as private institutes in the state. In this article, the ICAR AIEEA details such as dates, Application Form, eligibility criteria, etc. are mentioned.

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Notification – Counseling Started

New ICAR AIEEA 2020 Mop-Up Round Counseling has been Started on 22nd December 2020. Click Here to Check Counseling Details.

New Click Here to Check Online Counseling Brochure.

New ICAR AIEEA 2021 Notification will be released in March 2021. Click Here to Check 2021 Exam Details.

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Quick Links

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Notification (Released) Click Here, UG Brochure, PG Brochure
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How to Apply  (Available) Click Here
Application Correction (Started) Click Here
Admit Card/Hall Ticket (Available) Click Here
Answer key (Released) Click Here
Result (Declared) Click Here
Cut Off Click Here
Counseling/ Admission Procedure (Started) Click Here
Eligibility Click Here
Exam Pattern Click Here
Syllabus  Click Here
Preparation Click Here
Institutes List Click Here

ICAR AIEEA Highlights

Full-Form All India Entrance Examination for Admission, Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Exam Types UG & PG Level
Exam Level National 
Courses Offered Agricultural Courses
Conducting Body NTA (National Testing Agency)
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Offline (OMR)
Exam Date (Revised) 16th, 17th & 22nd September 2020 UG Courses
23rd September 2020 PG Course
Exam Duration
150 minutes (2½ hours) UG Courses
120 minutes (2 hours) PG Courses
Official website https://icar.org.in/
Help Desk 

 91-11-23382629, 91-11-23386711
E-mail: dg[dot]icar[at]nic.in

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Important Dates 

Here is the exam schedule for the ICAR AIEEA 2020. We will update all the official times whenever it has been released by the officials:

Events Dates (Announced)
Notification of ICAR AIEEA 22nd August 2019
Starting of submission of online Application Form 1st March 2020
Last date to submit the Application Form (Extended) 30th June 2020
Correction in details of online Application Form 15th – 20th July 2020 (Extended)
The last date to submit the Application Form with a late fee of Rs. 500/- To be Announced
The last date to submit the Application Form with a late fee of Rs. 1000/- To be Announced
The last date to submit the Application Form with a late fee of Rs. 5000/- To be Announced
The last date to submit the Application Form with a late fee of Rs. 10,000/- To be Announced
Admit Card available from 10th September 2020 
Exam Date (Revised) 16th, 17th & 22nd September 2020 UG Courses
23rd September 2020 PG Course
Answer Key Release 20th October 2020
Last date for receiving objection on preliminary key To be Announced
Announcement  of Results/Ranks 2nd Nov 2020
Counseling 7th Nov 2020

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Application Form 

Students are informed to read all details carefully before proceeding to the filling of the online Application Form of ICAR AIEEA 2020.

  • The Application Form will be filled out online
  • ICAR AIEEA 2020 Application form has been available from the 1st March 2020.
  • The Application Form can be filled and submitted before the 30th of June 2020.
  • Candidates need to register themselves by filling in their basic required information.
  • Candidates have to make the payment of the application fee.
  • Students can also correct the mistakes made by them in a given period.
  • Students are suggested to submit the Application Form completed in all respects.

The controller of Examinations (Agril. Education),
ICAR, Room No. 216,
Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan-II, Pusa,
New Delhi

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Application Fee

The application fee can make through online mode by the credit card/debit card & net banking.

Application fee
UG Course PG Course
General/Unreserved, OBC-NCL & UPS/EWS Rs. 750/- Rs. 1100/-
SC, ST, PwD, and Transgender Rs. 375/- Rs. 550 /-


ICAR (Indian Council of Agriculture Research) is the conducting body of ICAR AIEEA 2021 Examination to provide admission to the applicants in Agriculture courses in various Universities of India based on marks scored in the examination. ICAR AIEEA 2021 Application Form will be available from 1st week of March to the last week of April 2021.

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Nationality: Students who are of Indian Nationality or OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) Card Holder or PIO (Persons of Indian Origin) are eligible to apply for ICAR AIEEA 2020.

Domicile Requirement: Students those belong to Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana must have the domicile

Other Eligibility Criteria of the ICAR AIEEA is mentioned below: 

Candidates should be of Indian Nationality or Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) / Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card Holders.

  • Candidates should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh / Telangana. The candidates should satisfy Local / Non-Local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh / Telangana. Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission) order, 1974 as subsequently amended
  • For Engineering, B.Pharmacy (M.P.C), Pharma.D, B.Tech. (Dairy), B.Tech. (Ag. Engineering), B.Tech. [Food Science and Technology (FS & T)], B.Sc. [Agriculture Engg] courses.


The candidate must be a citizen of India national.

Aadhaar Card

Aadhaar card is mandatory except for Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, and Meghalaya state candidates. Those applying for the Aadhaar card and haven’t received it yet can enter the 16 digit number given on the enrollment slip.

Appearing Candidates

Such candidates are also eligible to apply.

For UG Courses:

  • Age: The candidate’s age must be 16 years as of 31st August 2020.
  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed the 12th standard from a recognized board/university.
  • Marks Required: Candidates must have 50% marks in the 12th standard if they belong to the general/OBC/UPS category and 40% marks if they belong to SC/ST/PC category.

For PG Courses

  • Age: Candidate must have a minimum of 19 years of age as of 31st August 2020.
  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must complete their education in the pattern of 10+2+5 (B.V. Sc. & A.H)/10+2+4/10+6/10+2+3.
  • Marks Required: Candidates must have a minimum of 6.60/10,3.25/5,2.60/4 grade points if they belong to the General/OBC/UPS category. If candidates belonging to SC/ST/PC category, they must have a minimum of 5.60/10, 2.75/5, 2.20/4 grade points.

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Exam Pattern

ICAR AIEEA 2020 test pattern includes some questions, marking scheme, type of questions and subjects, etc.

  • The exam pattern gives details about all the overall nature and format of the question paper of ICAR AIEEA 2020.
  • ICAR AIEEA 2020 will be conducted through Online mode only. The Exam will be held on 7th – 8th September 2020.
  • As per the marking scheme of ICAR AIEEA 2020, each objective type question carries one mark, and there is no negative marking in case of wrong attempts.
  • Marking more than two options is considered wrong even if one of the options is correct.
  • The question paper of ICAR AIEEA 2020 is divided into three parts, i.e., Physics – 40 questions, Chemistry- 40 questions, and Mathematics – 80 questions.

Candidates can know all the details about the paper pattern of ICAR AIEEA 2020 from the table below:

ICAR AIEEA Exam Section Number of Topics Number of Questions Section Score
Physics 19 45 40
Chemistry 25 43 40
Maths 10 84 80

For UG Courses:

  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be conducted through Online mode.
  • Subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture, Mathematics.
  • Type of Questions: There will be MCQ’s in the examination.
  • Language: Questions will be in Hindi and English.
  • Total Marks180 questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Maximum Marks: There will be 720 maximum marks in the examination.
  • Marking Scheme: Candidates will get four marks for the right answer to one MCQ.
  • Negative Marking: Candidates will lose one mark of the wrong MCQ answer. Candidates will neither get nor lose any mark for unresponsive questions.

For PG Courses:

  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be conducted through Online mode.
  • Type of Questions: There will be MCQ’s and cross-matching questions in the exam.
  • Total Questions: There will be 160 questions in the examination.
  • Total Marks: The exam will be of a total of 650 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: Candidates will get four marks for the right answer of one MCQ and five marks for matching answer (1 mark for one pairing).
  • Negative Marking: Candidates will lose one mark for a wrong MCQ answer and two marks for each cross-matching sub-question. Candidates will neither get nor lose any mark for unresponsive questions.

How to Prepare For ICAR AIEEA 2020

Make an effective time management strategy.

  • Don’t try extra topics that are out of the syllabus.
  • Complete all the previous year’s question papers.
  • Gather all study material that is relevant to your syllabus.
  • Students have to practice mock tests to increase your accuracy and speed.
  • ICAR AEE is the examination that needs a lot of practice and needs to improve day-by-day.
  • ICAR AIEEA has a vast syllabus, and therefore students are suggested to study every day for a fixed amount of time.

ICAR AIEEA Syllabus 2020

The syllabus of ICAR AIEEA 2020 carries all topics from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, from where the question paper of ICAR AIEEA 2020 is set.

Check below the detailed syllabus of ICAR AIEEA:


  • Physical World
  • Units And Measurements
  • Motion In A Straight Line
  • Motion In A Plane
  • Laws Of Motion
  • Work, Energy, And Power
  • Systems Of Particles And Rotational Motion
  • Oscillations
  • Mechanical Properties Of Solids
  • Mechanical Properties Of Fluids
  • Thermal Properties Of Matter
  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinetic Theory
  • Waves


  • Atomic Structure
  • Classification Of Elements And Periodicity In Properties
  • Chemical Bonding And Molecular Structure
  • States Of Matter: Gases And Liquids
  • Stoichiometry
  • Thermodynamics


  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Vector-Algebra
  • Measures Of Dispersion
  • Probability

For PG Courses:

  • Plant Biotechnology: Photosynthesis, Development, Respiration and Transpiration, Elements of Economic Botany, Proteins, General Structure and Function of Carbohydrates, Nucleic Acids, Structure and Metabolic Functions of Carbohydrates, Genetic Engineering, Dry Matter Partitioning, Harvest Index of Crops, DNA Replication, etc.
  • Physical Science: Principle of Nutrient and Water Management, Structure and Function of Plant Cells, Periodic Classification of Element, Fats and Liquids, Weathering of Rocks and Minerals, Causes of Poor Aeration, Classifications, Soil Classifications, etc.
  • Agronomy: Proteins, Sugarcane, and Their Management, Physiological Limits of Crop Yield and Variability about Ecological Optima, Integrated Farming Systems, Principles of Crop Ecology and Crop Adaptation, Economic Importance, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Water Management, etc.

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Admit Card

The admit JNTU releases the card of ICAR AIEEA 2020 on 8th September 2020.

  • The Hall Ticket of ICAR AIEEA 2020 is available online, and candidates can download from 8th September 2020.
  • ICAR AIEEA 2020 hall ticket is an important document, and no test taker will be allowed to take the entrance exam without possessing a valid admit card.
  • The admit card of ICAR AIEEA 2020 carries essential information about the candidate and the exam, like the candidate’s name, roll number, test time and venue, etc.

ICAR AIEEA 2020 admit card has been released on 8th September 2020. Candidates can download the admit card by filling in the required details, i.e., registration number and password.

Candidates must bring a copy of a self-attested to admit card with valid ID proof to get entry into the examination center. Candidates who will not carry their admit card will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.

ICAR AIEEA Result 2020


Every care will be taken to avoid errors in the evaluation, checking, scrutiny, tabulation, and ranking. ICAR AIEEA 2020 result has been Declared on 2nd November 2020. Candidates can download their result with the help of their registration number and password.

A subject-wise merit list will be prepared based on the marks secured by the candidates in the entrance examination. In case of a tie, candidate older in age will get priority in the merit list.


ICAR AIEEA 2020 Reservation will be based on the caste of the candidate. Reservation criteria for the candidates are listed below in the table:

Category Reservation (in Percentage)
Scheduled Caste (SC) 15
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7.5
Physically Challenged (PC) 5
Others At some colleges/institutes

Qualifying Marks For ICAR AIEEA 2020

The qualifying percentage of marks for the ICAR AIEEA-2020 is 25% of the maximum marks considered for the ranking. However, for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe, no minimum qualifying mark is prescribed. But their admission will be limited to the extent of seats reserved for such categories (vide G.O.Ms. No. 179, LEN & TE, dated 16.06.1986).

ICAR AIEEA Counselling 2020

For the process of ICAR AIEEA, 2020 Counselling candidates need to pay Rs. 2000/- to the ICAR which will be refundable to those candidates who will not get a seat during the counseling process. For those candidates who will get the seat during counseling, this amount will get managed in the course fee of the institution.

ICAR AIEEA Counselling is held for qualifying candidates of ICAR AIEEA, which includes document verification, applying, choice filling, and seat allocation in web-based mode. The counseling procedure is done for the qualified candidates of ICAR AIEEA, by their Merit in ICAR AIEEA.

It is informed to the students that they should keep safe the Filled in Online Application Form until the process of admission gets over. The admit card and the scorecard must produce by the student when they called for verification of documents.

The Information Booklet for ICAR AIEEA 2020 counseling will be released on the counseling portal.

The list of colleges for allotment of seats in each course with intake in each discipline and category will also notify by the exam authority.

Required Documents for a Counselling

  • Proof of date of the birth- class 10th certificate
  • All certificate of class 10th and 12th
  • Degree certificate (if any)
  • Caste certificate (if required)
  • Domicile certificate
  • Admit card
  • Character certificate
  • Aadhar card

ICAR AIEEA 2020 Admission

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Candidates who will not take part in the process of counseling cannot participate in the ICAR AIEEA 2020 admission procedure. Candidates who qualified for the process of counseling will be eligible for the process of admission.

Candidates have to submit their admission fee within the stipulated period. Candidates will produce their original documents at the time of the admission process. If candidates do not pay their course fee, their candidature will get canceled and the seat will be allotted to the next candidate on the merit list.

If candidates have any query regarding the ICAR AIEEA 2020, you can ask us by leaving your comment below.

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