SHIAT 2018

Exam Date : 30th May 2018
Result Date : 10th June 2018

SHIATS 2018 Application form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

SHIAT 2018 Information

Introduction to SHIATS 2018:

  • About: Sam Higginbottom University Of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences has been set up in 1910, to improve the economic status of the Indian rural population. SHIAT is the first institute to offer a degree in Agricultural Engineering in India.

  • Courses: The institution conducts an annual entrance examination—popularly abbreviated as SHIATS-EE, for admission to its courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Foreign candidates and NRI students are exempted from taking the entrance examination. The SHIAT offers over 42 undergraduate courses, 101 postgraduate courses, 16 diploma programmes and doctoral programmes. Courses like Bachelor of ScienceBachelor of Business AdministrationBachelor of Computer ApplicationBachelor of ArtsBachelor of Computer ApplicationMaster of Computer Application.

  • Grandiosity: SHIATS got certified as a Christian Minority Educational Institution and is placed on the list of the elite category 'A' deemed universities by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).

  • Admission: SHIATS 2018 provides a common Application form for Admissions to all academic courses irrespective of Undergraduate, Postgraduate, B.EdB.P.Ed, M. Ed and Diploma for admission through Entrance Test or Direct Interview. Since SHIATS does not provide any management course, the candidates who are seeking for admissions in MBA programmes can appear for exams like SNAP 2018, CAT 2018 etc.

  • Enrollment: Currently around 12331 students are studying for various courses in Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes in SHIATS.
  • Affiliation: The SHIATS is affiliated with University Grants Commission(UGC) and accredited by Indian Council of Agricultural Research(ICAR) and Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education(ICFRE).

  • Location: The SHIATS has a huge campus in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, which is spread over 900 acres of area.

SHIATS 2018 Exam Important Details:



Exam Name  

Sam Higginbottom Institute Of Agriculture, Technology, And Sciences Entrance Exam

Level of exam



Sam Higginbottom Institute Of Agriculture, Technology, And Sciences

Examination Stream

Languages, Technology, Social Sciences, Psychology Courses

Exam Date

30th May 2018 

Marking Scheme

(+)1 mark for each correct response.

(-)0.25 mark for each incorrect response.

Paper Duration

2 Hours


Courses offered by SHIATS in UG and PG:

Course Label

Course Duration

Bachelor of Technology

4 years

Bachelor of Science

3 years

Bachelor of Business Administration

3 years

Bachelor of Computer Application

3 years

Bachelor of Arts

3 years

Bachelor of Pharmacy

4 years

Bachelor of Commerce

3 years

Bachelor of Education

2 years

Bachelor of Physical Education

2 years

Master of Technology

2 years

Master of Science

2 years

Master of Business Administration

2 years

Master of Computer Application

2 years

Master of Arts

2 years

Master of Commerce

2 years

Master of Public health

2 years

Master of Education

2 years

Master of Philosophy

2 years

Master of Pharmacy

2 years

Doctor of Philosophy

2 years
  • The other courses offered include Remote sensing, Dairy Technology, Food Technology, Animal Husbandry, Animal Husbandry, Management, Film and Mass communication, Theology, Health Science, Agriculture, Sciences.

SHIATS 2018 Important Dates:

  • Application Process: SHIATS application form 2018 will be available from 1st February 2018 and the last date to complete the application filling is 20th May 2018.

  • Examination: SHIATS 2018 Exam will be conducted on 30th May 2018. The result for SHIATS 2018 will be declared on 10th June 2018.

  • To know all the important dates of SHIATS 2018 exam, click here.

 SHIATS 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualification: For UG course, Candidate must be passed 10+2 with minimum 45% Marks (40% for reserved categories). For PG course, Candidate should have Bachelors degree with minimum 50% Marks (45% for reserved categories).

  • Domicile: The Aspirants must be a citizen of Uttar Pradesh or must be a citizen of India.

  • To know more about the SHIATS 2018 eligibility criteria for all the courses, click here.

SHIATS Application Form 2018:

  • Availability: The SHIAT admission form2018 will be available from 1st February 2018 in both online and offline mode.

  • Details & Payment: In order to complete the application process successfully candidate must enter details such as personal details, qualification details and contact details. The candidates have to pay the SHIAT 2018 application form fees, the application fee is INR 1,200/- for UG and PG programmes and INR 1,400/- for B.Ed. and M.Ed. programmes.

  • To get more details about the SHIATS 2018 application process and payment ways, click here

SHIATS Admit Card 2018:

  • Availability: The candidates who filled the SHIATS 2018 application form successfully, can download the admit card from the official website. The SHIATS 2018 will be available from 15th May 2018. 

  • Credentials: The candidates should have to enter Application Number, Date of Birth, and Email ID in order to download the admit card.

  • To know more about how to access and download the SHIATS 2018 admit card, click here.

SHIATS 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Mode: SHIAT 2018 Examination is Pen & Paper based exam. The SHIAT 2018 exam will be conducted in offline mode. 

  • Questions: There will be total 150 questions for UG programmes, 160 questions for PG programmes and 200 questions will be asked in B. Ed. & M.Ed. programmes in SHIAT 2018 exam.

  • To know more about all the SHIATS 2018 exam paper pattern and which paper is applicable for the courses you are seeking admission to click here.

SHIATS 2018 Exam Syllabus:

  • Topics: The SHIATS 2018 has different topics such as Differential Equations, Statistics and Probability, Permutation & Combination, Integral Calculus, Mathematical Induction, Complex Numbers.

  • Reference: The candidates can refer to the books that are prescribed by the 10+2 syllabus in order to score more marks in the examination 

  • To get an idea about the syllabus of SHIATS 2018, click here.

 SHIATS 2018 Results:

  • Declaration: The SHIATS Results 2018 will be declared on 10th June 2018 on the official website.

  • Credentials: Candidate can get their SHIAT 2018 result by entering the credentials such as Register number, Date of birth and course. 

  • To know how to get your results of SHIATS 2018, click here.

SHIATS 2018 Counselling:

  • Commencement: The process of SHIATS 2018 counselling usually starts during the month of July after the declaration of the results. SHIATS 2018 starts from 4th July 2018.

  • Registration: Candidates have to register themselves for the counselling process by paying the SHIAT 2018 counselling registration fees.

  • To know more about SHIATS 2018 Counselling process and seat allotment, click here.

SHIATS 2018 Contact Details:

SHIATS 2018 Contact Details


Directorate of Distance Education, Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Science

 Formerly (Allahabad Agricultural Institute - Deemed University, Allahabad- Naini, Uttar Pradesh-211 007, India


(0532) 2684317



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SHIAT 2018 Important Dates

SHIATS 2018 Important Dates Summary:

  • Application Form Starts: The SHIATS Form will be available from 1st February 2018.
  • Application form End: The SHIATS-EE form has to be submitted by 20th May 2018.

  • Payment: The deadline for payment receipt is May 2018.

  • Admit card: The SHIATS admit card will be released on 15th May 2018. 

  • Result: The SHIATS result will be declared on 10th June 2018.

  • Counselling date: The SHIATS counselling process will be conducted on 4th July 2018.

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SHIAT 2018 Eligibility

SHIATS 2018 Eligibility Criteria Summary:

  • Reservation of seats: 50% of the total seats are reserved for Christian candidates. The rest of the seats are for the General and reserved category candidates. In addition to this 15% of the UG seats and 25% of the PG, seats are reserved for the candidates sitting for the ICAR conducted all-India entrance examination.

  • Eligibility criteria regarding education: The candidates should have passed their 10+2 examination from a recognized board with minimum 50% marks. 45% of the SC/ST/OBC and physically handicapped candidates. Candidates appearing for the 10+2 examination are also eligible.

  • Eligibility criteria regarding qualification required for the postgraduate course: The candidates should have a bachelor's degree from a recognized university. They should have minimum 50% marks in the particular stream. (45% of scheduled caste, scheduled tribe, other backward classes and physically handicapped candidates). Candidates who are in their final year of graduation are also eligible.

  • Eligibility criteria regarding the B.Ed course: The candidates should have minimum 50% marks in either the Bachelor's or master's degree with two school subjects as part of their graduate study. The candidate has to teach 20 lessons/2 years from any of the two Date from the list given Hindi, History, Commerce, English, Geography, Home Science, Science, Civics, Agriculture, Economics, Biology or Mathematics.

  • Eligibility criteria regarding the M.Ed course: The candidate must have a B.Ed degree with minimum 55% marks aggregate.

  • Eligibility criteria regarding the B.PEd course: The candidate must be a graduate in any stream with physical education as an elective. The candidate should have had minimum 45% marks and should have participated in the all-India inter-university competition.

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SHIAT 2018 Application Process

Application Process Summary for SHIATS 2018:

  • Procedure: The candidate can fill the form online or offline. The candidate must fill in all the personal and academic details and then check the form once before submitting the form. The form is available offline from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.

  • Application fees: For the UG courses, the challan generated will be for INR. 1200. For the PG courses, the challan generated will be for INR. 1400.

  • The challan should be deposited after taking a print out at any Punjab National Bank or Axis Bank branches across the country. Candidates can pay the application fees online via SBI Collect, online banking or debit/credit card.

The candidate's photograph with a challan copy should be sent to the registrar's office. The application fees have to be paid via a crossed bank draft to the following address: -

The Registrar,

Sam Higginbottom Institute Of Agriculture,

Technology And Sciences,

Allahabad 211007, Uttar Pradesh.

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SHIAT 2018 Application Form Details

Application Form Details Summary for SHIATS 2018:

  • The fee with prospectus is INR. 450 for General and reserved category candidates for those requesting it via post.
  • The fee for those willing to buy it from the college campus is INR. 400.

  • The form can be filled online through the official website. The candidates need to pay the fees using an online generated challan.

  • Demand draft: The draft must be in favor of SHIATS; payable at Allahabad.

  • Cash payment can also be made.

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SHIAT 2018 Admit Card

Admit Card Summary for SHIATS 2018:

  • Mandatory document: The SHIATS EE admit card is a mandatory document and should be brought to the exam.

  • Procedure: The candidates have to download the admit card from the official website. They have to enter their form number and then click on the "get admit card" option. The candidates have to download and print the admit card. The admit card must be preserved until the end of the admission process

  • Plagiarizing: The admit card must not be mutilated. Plagiarizing of the admit card is a punishable offense.

  • Non-availability of admit card: The candidates should check the details and in case of any inconsistency or non-availability of the admit card the candidate should contact the conducting body immediately.

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SHIAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern Summary for SHIATS 2018:

  • The number of questions to be attempted: The candidates should attempt a total of 150 questions from UG-1 or UG-2.

  • Undergraduate Booklet UG-1: UG-1 consists of the PCM/PCB/PCMB/HBC subject groups.

  • A total number of questions: There are a total of 150 questions.

  • Optional sections: The optional sections are Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Home Science, and Chemistry. Each section has 30 questions. The candidates must attempt any three subjects as per their qualifying examination and subject group.

  • Compulsory section: The General Aptitude section is a compulsory section and has 60 questions.

  • Test booklets for Postgraduate Programmes: The candidates have to attempt a total of 160 questions.

  • PG Booklet: The PG Booklet consists of the AGRI/HSC/BIO/ABF/SCI/OTH/ETE subject groups.

  • Medium: The exam will be conducted in English and Hindi for the Undergraduate programmes. The exam will be conducted in English only for the Postgraduate programmes.

  • Negative marking: 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.


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SHIAT 2018 Syllabus

Syllabus Summary for SHIATS 2018:

Candidates are advised to check the official SHIATS website for the detailed and updated syllabus. 

  • Compulsory Section: General Aptitude  

  • Optional Section: Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Home Science, Chemistry
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SHIAT 2018 Results

Results Summary for SHIATS 2018:

  • Official site: The candidates can visit the official website and check their result. There will be separate lists for Christians and Non-Christians. The candidate has to select the correct program and enter the form number to access the result. The candidates should print and save the result.

  • The results will be declared on the campus notice boards There will be separate lists for Christians and Non-Christians. NRIs and foreign candidates will have a separate merit list.

  • Merit list: There will be separate merit lists under each category. The lists will be updated based on the results.

  • Provisional admission: Candidates will be given provisional admission into only one program, based on the results.

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SHIAT 2018 Counselling

Counselling Summary for SHIATS 2018:

  • The institute will release call letters on the website.

  • The counselling process will start at 4th July 2018.
  • The counseling will be based on the marks obtained by the candidates.

  • The candidate has to download the call letter. All the original documents and identity documents should be carried to the counseling process.

  • In case the documents are not ready then the candidate will be rejected.

  • The final result will be decided as per the test results.

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Colleges which accept [SHIAT]

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Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
29 Nov 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • Eligibility criteria for M.Sc Agriculture in Genetica & Plant Breeding in Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture Technology and Sciences, [SHIATS] Allahabad is passing the 10th standard, 12th standard, and 3 years degree course.
  • The students have to clear the SHIAT exam.
  • The cut-off available is 57% and for SC/ST students it is 55% in B.Sc.

Discussion Forum

What is the date for announcement of SHIAT 2018 Result?

What is the date for the announcement of SHIAT 2018 Result?

Asked By: pankaj meena,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Pankaj,

SHIAT 2018 Result will be announced on 10th June 2018.

Good Luck!

Is there any negative marking in SHIAT 2018?

Is there any negative marking in SHIAT 2018? What is the paper pattern?

Asked By: sakshi bhandari,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Sakshi,

Yes, there will be negative marking of 0.25 mark in SHIAT 2018. To know whole exam pattern, click here.

Good Luck!

Is there any negative marking in SHIATS ?

Is there any negative marking in SHIATS ?

Asked By: surbhi,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Surbhi,

There is Negative marking in SHIATS 2018. For every incorrect answer 1 mark will be deducted.

Click here to know about the SHIATS 2018 exam pattern.

Good Luck!!

What is the last date to fill the SHIATS 2018 application form?

What is the last date to fill the SHIATS 2018 application form?

Asked By: vipra,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Vipra,

You can apply for SHIAT 2018 till 20th May 2018.

Click here to know more details about SHIAT application form.

Good Luck!!

Can you refer me certain books that I should follow?

What are the reference books I should follow to appear for SHIAT 2018?

Asked By: Dakshya Taldar,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Dakshya,

Thanks for your question. There are a lot of reference books which you need to follow. But in exact the books, you need to follow for SHIATS 2018 IS

What is the syllabus for entrance examination?

Hi I am Ritika, I want to ask regarding the syllabus for agricultural science entrance with PCM?

Asked By: Ritika Sinha,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Ritika,

The syllabus for SHIATS exam with PCM IS

Application form availability for SHIATS Exam

When will the Application Form to SHIATS Exam be available?

Asked By: Harendra Singh Tanwar,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Application Form to SHIATS Exam will be available from the month of January and the Candidates can give in their Application Entries to SHIATS until the month of May.

The SHIATS Entrance Exam Application Form Will be available either on the Official Website or at the University Counter.

Admit Card to SHIATS 2017

How do I get the Admit Card to SHIATS 2017?

Asked By: ganapati oram,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Candidates can avail the Admit Card to SHIATS 2017 by the following steps:

  • Visit the Official Website of SHIATS 2017.
  • Enter the Application Form number provided at the time of filling up the Application Form.
  • Click on the "Get Admit Card" option provided.

Download the Admit Card and take a printout.

Make sufficient copies as well for personal use.

SHIAT 2017 Hindi

Will the SHIAT exam be conducted in Hindi?

Asked By: Darpan A,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The SHIAT exam will be conducted in English and Hindi for the undergraduate courses while the exam will be conducted only in English for the post graduate courses.

SHIAT 2017 Overview

What is SHIAT?

Asked By: Ashley George,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Sam Higginbottom Institute Of Agriculture, Technology And Sciences (SHIAT) has been set up as an educational institution of Christian Minority as described under Article 30(1) of the Indian Constitution. The institution conducts an annual entrance examination—popularly abbreviated as SHIAT-EE, for admission to its undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Foreign candidates and NRI students are exempt from taking the entrance examination.

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