OUAT 2021: Exam Date, Application Form, Time Table, Last Date, Exam Centres, Latest News

Exam Date

Oct 11, 2021

Result Date

Nov 18, 2021

Apr 14, 2021 | Agriculture , Engineering


OUAT stands for Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology. They conduct the OUAT entrance exam every year for both undergraduate and postgraduate admission. The undergraduate and postgraduate tests are conducted usually on different dates.

Candidates need to clear the OUAT entrance examination to study in their desired course in Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology.


What is the OUAT exam?

Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology(OUAT) Entrance examination allows you to choose the desired postgraduate, undergraduate, or special courses offered by OUAT. OUAT provides the aspirants to get admission in different fields like Agriculture, Veterinary, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Agriculture Engineering, Fishery Science, etc.

OUAT Exam Details
Particulars Details
Exam Name Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Entrance Examination
Mode of Examination Pen and Paper
Application Mode Online
Total Seats 665 Seats Approximately
No of Affiliated Colleges under OUAT 9 (Approximately)

OUAT 2021 Exam Date Highlights

The organizing authorities announce the dates for OUAT 2021 at Orissa University. The dates for OUAT are made available on the official website. Candidates are advised to stay updated about the notifications and schedule change announcements related to the OUAT 2021 exam date made on the official website.

OUAT is organized for admission into both PG and UG courses at the university. The dates for 2021 is not announced as of now.Candidates aspiring to get admission into Orissa University can select from the Undergraduate courses offered by the university. The OUAT UG 2021 exam date and the dates of other associated events are given below in the table.

OUAT UG 2021 Exam Dates
Events Dates(Tentative)
Registration Start Date Second week of February, 2021
Last Date of Application Submission Fourth week of March, 2021
Admit Card Release Date Third week of April, 2021
OUAT UG 2021 Exam Date Fourth week of April, 2021
OUAT UG 2021 Result Date Last week of May, 2021
OUAT Counselling Date July 2021

OUAT 2021 Notification

The Orissa University released the OUAT UG 2021 Notification on its official website. The application process for the OUAT UG 2021 Exam will done online. The Orissa University announces the OUAT UG 2021 exam date and schedule. The OUAT Admit Card date will be announced post the exam date. Candidates can regularly check in to this page for further updates and information regarding the OUAT Exam and other associated events.

The OUAT PG 2021 Notification will be released on the official website of the OUAT 2021 Exam. The OUAT PG 2021 Exam Date will be announced along with the official notification, and the OUAT admit card for the same will be released prior to the exam. Candidates should regularly visit this page for further updates and information regarding the OUAT PG 2021 Exam.

Read More: OUAT Exam Dates 2021

OUAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The OUAT 2021 comprises of specific eligibility criteria for the candidates to fulfil, to apply for the OUAT entrance exam 2021. It is mandatory that the candidates check with the OUAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria and also verify that they meet the conditions. The application will not be valid unless the candidates are eligible for applying for the OUAT 2021 exam, and the candidates will be deemed ineligible for the exam. The eligibility criteria for both the OUAT UG 2021 and the OUAT PG 2021 are mentioned below.

OUAT UG 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility conditions for OUAT UG 2021 are divided into three major sectors. Candidates are advised to go through the description carefully to avoid any uncertainties during the admission process. The OUAT UG Eligibility Criteria under different sections is mentioned below:

  • Academic Criteria: Approximately a candidate must have 50% or more as minimum aggregate.
    Reserved candidates must have at least 40% or more as an aggregate. The discussed percentages are valid for the candidates who took Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology at 10+2.
  • Age Criteria: Candidates must be 17 years or over by December 31, 2021.
  • Nationality Criteria: Indian.

OUAT PG 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The official authorities determine the eligibility conditions for OUAT PG. The OUAT PG Eligibility Criteria under different sections is mentioned below.

  • Academic Criteria: Candidates should have passed the B.Sc or UG course related to the PG course that he/she is opting for.
  • Age Criteria: There is no age limit
  • Nationality Criteria: Indian.

The candidate should make sure to check the OUAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria thoroughly.

OUAT 2021 Syllabus

The OUAT 2021 syllabus helps candidates to understand the overview of the subjects based on which the questions will be asked in the OUAT examination. The OUAT 2021 syllabus will be different for the UG and the PG levels. The OUAT entrance exam syllabus for UG courses will be based on the subjects studied by the candidates in the higher secondary (10+2) level. On the other hand, the OUAT PG entrance exam syllabus will be based on the subjects studied by the candidates in the undergraduate level, related to the field that they have chosen.

The OUAT 2021 syllabus will be based on topics from subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Mathematics and Mental Aptitude. All 4 sections in the exam are for 50 marks each. Students can choose to attempt either Biology or Mathematics depending on what they studied at the undergraduate level. The total marks of the exam is 200 marks. Based on the weightage of each subject in the OUAT 2021 exam, students will have to plan and strategize their preparation.

Read More: OUAT Syllabus 2021

OUAT 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates are required to go through the OUAT 2021 exam pattern in order to get an idea of the distribution of questions and topics in the OUAT 2021 Exam. By knowing the OUAT 2021 exam pattern and marking scheme, they can formulate a plan for both their preparation schedule and strategy for writing the OUAT exam. The exam pattern for the OUAT 2021 exam is mentioned below:

OUAT 2021 Exam Pattern
Subjects Total Marks
Biology/Mathematics 50
Chemistry 50
Physics 50
Mental Aptitude 50
Total 200

OUAT 2021 Application Form

The applications for OUAT 2021 will be open on the official website. Candidates were required to go through the instructions and information before filling up the OUAT 2021 Application Form. It is also mandatory for all the applicants to make sure that they meet the eligibility criteria before applying for the OUAT 2021 Exam. Failing to do so will result in the candidates to be deemed ineligible, and the OUAT application form will be considered invalid. Go through the OUAT application process given below to avoid any mistakes during the procedure.

Steps involved in the OUAT 2021 Application Process

Candidates need to understand the application process for OUAT and follow the required instructions carefully. Candidates can go through the OUAT application process given below to avoid any mistakes during the procedure.

  1. Filling OUAT Form-A. Form-A requires the candidates to fill Aadhar Name, Mobile number, Aadhaar Number, category, and some basic details. Uploading photographs and Signatures.
  2. OUAT Application Fee: The Undergraduate candidates can use bank draft/ bankers cheques in favour of "Comptroller, OUAT, Bhubaneswar" that is payable at SBI OUAT Campus Branch, Bhubaneswar. For Postgraduate courses, the candidates can pay via SBI Collect facility on SBI 's web page. Candidates should keep the receipt for future reference.
    1. For Undergraduate Courses - Application Fee is INR 1050.
    2. For Postgraduate Courses - Application Fee is INR 1100.
  3. Complete the OUAT Form-A application online.
  4. Form-B- The candidate needs to fill the Form-B. Form-B is partially auto-filled from Form-A.
  5. Documents needed-
    1. 10th Marksheet
    2. 10th birth certificate with the date of birth
    3. Marksheet of 10+2
    4. Certificates for reserved category
    5. Residential Certificate
    6. Aadhaar card
    7. Sponsorship certificate for NRI candidates
    8. Domicile of Odisha
  6. Form-B will be delivered to the registered email address. Please retain the Form-B future reference.

OUAT 2021 Admit Card

OUAT 2021 Admit Card could be downloaded from the official website. OUAT admit card is the most crucial document for the OUAT exam 2021, without which the entry in the exam centre will be prohibited. OUAT admit card contains official information about the candidate and details regarding the exam centre and schedule.

Steps to download OUAT Admit Card

OUAT admit card can be downloaded from the official website of Orissa University. Candidates are advised to keep the OUAT admit card secure even after the exam is over for future reference. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to download the admit card:

  1. Go to the official website of OUAT.
  2. Click on the "OUAT Admit Card 2021" link.
  3. Enter the required details (application number, contact number, and date of birth".
  4. Click on the "submit" button.
  5. The admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  6. Check the details mentioned on the admit card.
  7. Download and take a print out.

Candidates should keep the admit card secure even after the exam is over for future reference.

Details on Admit Card

There are official details mentioned on the OUAT admit card for verification purposes and referential purposes as well. Candidates should find the below-mentioned details on their OUAT admit cards:

  • Candidate's name
  • Father's name
  • Date of Birth
  • Candidate's residential address
  • Date and Time of the examination
  • Center of the examination

Candidates have to carry any one of the following documents with them on the day of the examination:

  • Aadhar Card
  • Voter ID Card
  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • School or College ID card
  • Passport
  • Passbook of a National Bank (with the photograph)

OUAT 2021 Preparation Tips

Candidates should know that it is essential to know specific tips and techniques to clear the OUAT 2021 Exam with high scores. Strategizing and proper planning will allow the candidates to score well in the OUAT exam. The strategies and techniques for the preparation are mentioned and elaborated below.

Proper Planning

Candidates should plan very well for the OUAT 2021 Exam prior to starting the preparation procedure for the same. Candidates must prepare a time table or a chart depicting how they should prioritize their learning, and structurize their study plan to cover the OUAT syllabus. Applicants with proper planning will be able to remain on course and focused, without getting deviated from the original track.

Knowing the topics

The candidates need to have complete knowledge about the topics while preparing for the OUAT 2021 Exam. Learning the topics one by one will help them remember the concepts and also cover a wide range of portion for the OUAT exam.

Time optimization

Candidates should be aware that time efficiency is critical during the OUAT exam. Being efficient in utilizing time allows them to complete the OUAT exam within the time limit and also makes sure that they do not miss out any questions. Time optimization can be achieved by practising questions with the help of stopwatches. Candidates should try answering the problems within the allotted time.

Attend the familiar questions first

Candidates should make sure to attend the familiar or known questions before attempting the ones that are unknown and unfamiliar. This way, they will be able to secure their scores by completing the known questions and utilize the time correctly, without wasting much time on the unknown questions. The remaining time can be used to attempt the remaining questions.

Mock Test

Practising mock tests are another important means by which candidates can get a good score in the OUAT exam. Applicants should practise attending the mock tests with a stopwatch and try finishing the test within the allotted time. This way they will get an overview of the distribution and types of questions asked in the exam.

OUAT 2021 Exam Centres

Candidates will be able to select their OUAT exam centre preference from various corners of the state of Orissa. The OUAT exam centre selection is made during the application process. The candidates need to opt for an exam centre which is in their vicinity or which is easily accessible. Post selecting the OUAT exam centre, it is tough to put in any further change requests. Hence, it is crucial for candidates to check and adequately choose their OUAT exam centre before the exam. The choices offered for OUAT exam centres are as follows:

OUAT Exam Centres
Exam Centres
Angul Balangir Balasore
Baragarh Baripada Berhampur
Bhadrak Bhawanipatna Bhubaneswar
Boudh Cuttack Deogarh
Dhenkanal Jagatsinghpur Jajpur
Jeypore Jharasuguda Kendrapara
Keonjhar Khurda Malkangiri
Nabarangpur Nayagarh Nuapada
Paralakhemundi Phulbani Puri
Rayagada Rourkela Sambalpur

Candidates can regularly visit this page for further updates and information regarding the OUAT 2021 Exam Centres.

Map Representation

All the OUAT 2021 Exam Centres' locations are depicted and shown on the map below.

OUAT 2021 Result

OUAT 2021 Results will be announced as per the official announcement. The result will be available on the official website. Candidates should be aware that the OUAT 2021 Results are entirely based on their OUAT exam performance. Hence, applicants need to prepare well and perform. Based on the performance, the answers will be evaluated and the OUAT results will be published.

How to check the OUAT 2021 Result

The OUAT result will be available on the official website. Candidates can check and view their results by following the steps mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of Orissa University.
  • Click on the exams tab
  • Select the results section under exams
  • Enter the credentials on the redirected login page
  • Click enter and view the results

Read More: OUAT Results 2021

OUAT Selection Process

The candidate must clear the OUAT entrance exam to be qualified for course admission. The score obtained by the applicant in the OUAT exam should be more than the minimum cut off set by the OU for admissions. Based on the cut off scores counselling and admission processes will take place for the candidates.

OUAT Contact Details

Mobile Number: 9078570345 | 0674-2397970 (111/218)

Official Website: www.ouat.nic.in


Can I make changes in the information after the application form submission?

No, the candidates cannot make any changes after submission of the application.

What is OUAT Exam? 

OUAT is an Entrance examination which allows you to choose the desired postgraduate, undergraduate, or special courses.

What is the application fee for the Postgraduate Courses?

 The application fee for Postgraduate Courses is INR 1100.

What is the total number of questions in OUAT?

OUAT exam has 200 questions. Each subject Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology and Mental Aptitude has 50 questions each.

What are the subjects that will come in the exam?

The exam will be based on 4 subjects; Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Maths. Candidates can check the entire syllabus in the above section. 


Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies, [MRIIRS] Faridabad



LPU, Jalandhar

B.Tech (Total Fees) Rs. 960000


Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science, [HITS] Chennai



Acharya Institute of Technology, [AIT] Bangalore

B.Tech (Total Fees) Rs. 12,00,000/


Sharda University, Greater Noida

B.Tech (Total Fees) Rs. 1.82 LPA


Colleges Accepting OUAT Exam VIEW ALL


AJEE 2021

Exam Date: Apr 27, 2021

APJEE 2021

Exam Date: Oct 16, 2021

Result Date: Oct 17, 2021

Upcoming Agriculture Exams VIEW ALL


Exam Date: May 22, 2021

Result Date: May 25, 2021

BCECE 2021

Exam Date: May 25, 2021

Result Date: Jun 5, 2021

JNEE 2021

Exam Date: Jun 9, 2021

Result Date: Jun 16, 2021


Exam Date: Jul 1, 2021

Result Date: Jul 12, 2021

Popular Exams

JEE Main 2021

Exam Date: Apr 27, 2021

Result Date: Mar 24, 2021


Exam Date: May 28, 2021


Exam Date: Jun 24, 2021

Result Date: Jul 7, 2021

MAT 2021

Exam Date: May 30, 2021