Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology is recognized as the leading agricultural research and education institution in India. With the merger of its two constituent colleges, the former Government Agriculture College, Kanpur, and U.P., the university was established. The University's current status was achieved through phases of creation of its constituent colleges. There are currently eight university colleges, namely College of Agriculture, College of Forestry, College of Horticulture and Home Science at Kanpur and College of Engineering & Technology, College of Dairy Technology and College of Fisheries at Etawah, Lakheempur College of Agriculture. Further information can be obtained on Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology's official website.
In various specializations, the university provides different undergraduate and postgraduate courses. All the courses offered by the Agriculture and Technology University of Chandra Shekhar Azad are full-time courses. Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology offers UG programs such as B.Sc, BFSc, B.Tech, B.V.Sc & AH etc and at PG level it offers M.S, M.Tech, and MBA by the university. In addition to this, the university also offers a research program, i.e. A Ph.D. in Philosophy (Ph.D.).
CSAUK offers five programs at UG level, including B.Tech, BSc, BSc (Hons), BFSc, and BVSc. The selection of candidates to CSAUK's UG programs is based on their UPCATET rank. The counselling process is also managed and regulated by UPCATET based on which, candidates are allotted seats. The seat allotment is based on affiliated college cutoff and the candidate's preference for course, specialization and college. Some of the courses and specialization are as follows:
|B.Tech||Agricultural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Dairy Technology, Fisheries Science|
|[BVSC]Bachelor Of Veterinary Science||Animal Welfare, Ethics & Jurisprudence, Zoo/Wild Animal Breeding, Management, Nutrition and Health Care, Pet Animal Breeding Management, Nutrition and Health CareVeterinary Andrology and Reproductive Techniques|
|B.Sc||Forestry, Horticulture, Home Science|
|B.F.Sc||Shellfish Breeding & Hatchery Management, Diseases & Management, Marine Fisheries,Aquatic Ecology & Biodiversity|
Admission to the proposed course requires minimum marks in 10+2 or equivalent. Details regarding admission criteria and eligibility are as follows:
|B.Tech||Passed Class 12 from a recognised board with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology as compulsory subjects|
|B.F.ScBachelor Of Fisheries Science|
At PG level, CSAUK offers two-year M.Tech, MSc, M.V.Sc, and MBA programmes in multiple specialisations. Admission to all these courses is based on performance of a candidate in UPCATET and counselling round. Details regarding the same along with minimum eligibility requirement are mentioned in the tables below:
|M.Tech||Agricultural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology|
|M.Sc||Home Science, Agriculture, Horticulture|
|M.V.Sc||Animal Genetics and Breeding, Animal Nutrition, Live stock production and Management, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education, Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary Pathology, Veterinary PhysiologyVeterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology, Veterinary Public Health & EpidemiologyVeterinary Surgery and Radiology|
Admission to the proposed course requires minimum marks in graduation or equivalent. Details regarding admission criteria & eligibility are as follows:
|M.Tech||Passed BE/ B.Tech or equivalent degree in relevant discipline from a recognised institute/ university|
|M.Sc||Passed BSc in Home Science/agriculture/horticulture or equivalent degree in relevant discipline from a recognised institute/ university|
|M.V.Sc||Candidates must possess a B.V.Sc & AH degree in relevant specialisation with a minimum aggregate of 5.5 CGPA out of 10|
|MBA||Passed a master’s degree in any Agricultural discipline from a recognised institute/ university|
CSAUK offers PhD programme for duration of three years under several streams, including Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Horticulture and Home Science. Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination. Details regarding admission criteria and eligibility are as follows:
|Ph.D(agriculture)||Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Economics, Extension, Meteorology, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Statistics, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Dairy TechnologyLive Stock Production & Management, Entomology, Genetics & Plant BreedingHorticulture, Nematology, Plant Pathology, Plant Physiology, Seed Science & Technology, Soil Conservation & Water Management, Soil Science & Agriculture Chemistry, Horticulture|
|Ph.D(Veterinary Science)||Animal Genetics and Breeding, Animal Nutrition, Live Stock Production and Management, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension EducationVeterinary Biochemistry, Veterinary Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary Pathology, Veterinary Pharmacology & ToxicologyVeterinary Public Health & Epidemiology, Veterinary Surgery and Radiology|
|Ph.D(Horticulture & Home Science)||Fruit Science, Vegetable Science, Extension Education & Communication Management|
Admission to the proposed course requires Master's Degree from any recognized university. Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination. Details regarding admission criteria and eligibility are as follows:
|Ph.D(agriculture)||M.Sc in agriculture|
|Ph.D(Veterinary Science)||M.Sc in veterinary|
|Ph.D(Horticulture & Home Science)||M.Sc in horticulture & Home science|
Students can follow below-mentioned steps in order to apply for CSAUK admission by filling UPCATET application form 2022 in online mode:
|Chandra Shekhar Azad University||Contact Details|
|Phone Number||0512 253 4157|
|Email Id||[email protected]|
|Address||Agricultural College Lane, Nawabganj, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208002|
|Courses||Eligibility Criteria||Exams Accepted||Admission Form|
|B.Sc [Bachelor of Science]||-||-|
|B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]||-||-|
|M.Sc [Master of Science]||-||-|
|Doctor of Philosophy PHD||-||-|
Is CSAUK a recognized university?
Yes, CSAUK is recognized by UGC and is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
Is there any entrance exam for admissions in CSAUK?
Admission to all courses is granted on the basis of a valid core in the UPCATET exam conducted by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology.
What is the flagship program of CSAUK?
A. The flagship program of CSAUK is B.Tech which is offered in six specializations. The selection of candidates to the B.Tech program is based on the candidate’s performance in UPCATET followed by a counselling round.
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Neeetu | Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2014
Reviewed on Dec 16, 2016