SHIAT 2020

Exam Date : May 29, 2020
Result Date : June 9, 2020

The Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHUATS) is a full-fledged deemed university ensuring the successful development of Agricultural Education, Research, Extension, Science, Technology and other disciplines. Prepare yourself for the SHIATS 2020 Exam by going through the tips and tricks in the article given below - 

What is SHIATS Exam?

SHIATS Entrance Exam is a National Level Entrance Exam. It is conducted by the  Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences (SHUATS) to offer admission to aspirants in programs offered by the University.

Courses offered by the SHUATS University are Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Master of Science (M.Sc.), Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.), Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.), B.E., BBA, M.Tech, M.A., M.B.A., and Ph.D. under various streams.

SHIATS ExamThe Agricultural Institute was established under the leadership of Sam Higginbottom in 1910 as an ecumenical Institute of Christian Churches and Church Organizations in India. The Allahabad Agricultural Institute was later changed as The Sam Hingginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences a government aided university located in Allahabad.

The goal of SHIATS is to offer technical training that helps students to develop skills in their respective fields. SHIATS keep students informed about the potential job opportunities and help students to make their career. The infrastructure of the university is divided into various departments which include 22 constituent schools, 3 research centers for encouraging the research activities towards the aspects of agriculture, technology and scientific education.

The academy also consists of 78 academic departments, all of which are organized from 8 faculties. ICAR AIEEA Scores are also accepted by Sam Higginbottom for admissions. But as per the break up of admission the seats provided for UG is only 15% and the seats provided for PG courses is only 25% through ICAR AIEEA. Sometimes the admissions are provided on the basis of candidate's performance in Direct Interview conducted by the Sam Higginbottom. 

SHIATS is affiliated to University Grants Commission (UGC) it was approved by UGC in the year 2000 and accredited by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) in the year 2009. SHIATS was also accredited by NAAC with a grade 'A'.

SHIATS Exam Details
Exam Name Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Science Entrance Exam
Acronym SHIATS
Exam Level National Level
Conducted By The Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology, and Sciences (SHUATS)
Institution Type Autonomous University
Courses Offered Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), Master of Science (M.Sc), Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm), Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech)., B.E., BBA, M.Tech, M.A., M.B.A., and PhD
SHIATS 2020 Exam Date May 29, 2020 
Official Website
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SHIATS 2020 Exam Dates

The candidates who are eligible can apply for SHIATS, the Application Form will be available from January 21, 2020. The Exam will be conducted on May 29, 2020 for various courses offered by the SHAUTS University. The SHIATS Exam Dates will be announced by the conducting authority on the official website.

The result for the SHIATS Exam will be declared on the official website and also on the University Notice board on June 9, 2020. The Counseling Process and Registration will start from July 2, 2020. All the dates are tentative as the university has yet to announce the actual dates, the university usually makes the announcement about the SHIATS exam in the month of December.

SHIATS Important Dates
Exam Dates Exam Events
July 2, 2020  Commencement of Counselling and Registration
July 15, 2019 Entrance test for BPEd only
July 16, 2019 Commencement of Classes for all Programmes (New Students)
June 9, 2020  Declaration of Result
May 29, 2020  Entrance Test for Undergraduate Programmes (9 am to 11 am)
May 29, 2020  Entrance test for Postgraduate Programmes (2 pm to 4:30 pm)
May 29, 2020  Entrance test for BEd & MEd Programme (2 pm to 4:30 pm)
May 20, 2020  Last Date for Submission of Application Form through On-line
May 20, 2019 Last Date for Receiving Draft/Chalan with Photograph for On-line Applicants
May 15, 2019 Last Date for Sale of Application Form for Entrance Test, (University Counter)
May 15, 2019 Last Date for Submission of Duly Completed Application Forms A & B
May 15, 2020  Download Admit Card
May 20, 2020  Last Date for Sale of Application Form for Entrance Test, (By Post)
February 1, 2019 Sale of Prospectus and Application Form (By Post / University Counter)
January 21, 2020  Sale of Prospectus and Application Form Online

The classes for all the courses will be commenced on 16th July 2020.

SHIATS 2020 Eligibility 

There are different eligibility requirements by the university for different courses offered in Sam Higginbottom both for Under graduate programs and Post graduate programs. The final year students are also eligible for applying to the SHIAT Exam provisionally provided they receive the certificate of completion of their bachelor's degree before the counselling process.

In any way, if it comes to notice that the applicant has received the admission without submitting the documents of completion of his/ her bachelor's degree the, the University reserves all the rights to cancel his/ her admission.

For UG Programs Candidates should have passed 10+2 from state or central board with at least 45% aggregate marks for general category and 40% aggregate marks for ST/SC/Differently abled candidates. SHIATS Eligibility is given by the University is differs for each program and course. Candidate needs to have minimum 10+2+3 years or 10+2+4 years of educational qualification and percentage criteria vary from program to program.

The below-given table shows the desired educational qualification for various UG and PG programs:

SHIATS Eligibility Criteria
Degree Education Percentage
B. Sc  passed 10+2, or it's equivalent with PCM An aggregate of 50% in 10+2 or its equivalent exam.
M. Sc passed B. Sc. from any affiliated university. Minimum of 6.00 CGPA (57%)  
B. A  passed 10+2 or it's equivalent with any subjects No percentage criteria
M. A Graduates from any recognized university. No percentage criteria
B. Tech passed 10+2 or it's equivalent with PCM Minimum of 45% marks in 10+2 or an equivalent exam.
M. Tech passed B. Tech or B.E. from any affiliated university Minimum 50% aggregate i.e. 5.5 CGPA
BBA passed 10+2 or it's equivalent An aggregate of 50% in 10+2 or its equivalent exam.
MBA Graduates from any recognized university. Minimum 50% criteria or 6.00 CGPA.
B. Ed Graduated from any recognized university. Minimum of 50% marks
M. Ed passed B. Ed., B. Sc.B. Ed., B.A, B. Ed from any affiliated university. Minimum of 50% marks
B.P.Ed passed BPE or bachelor's degree with physical education as an elective subject and participation in national/ inter university competition/ All India inter University.  50% in BPE and 45% in elective subject.
Ph.D Regular master degree in a relevant subject 55% for general candidate and 50% for Physically handicapped candidates.

Reservation of Seats according to the Categories

The Regular Candidates are eligible for the admission as a full time student who can avail all the facilities of the university and other departments. 

The General and Christian candidates have the reservation with equal proportions i.e., 50% for general and 50% for the Christian candidates.

The candidates who have given ICAR Examination have a reservation of 15% in UG programs and a reservation of 25% in PG programs. The same reservation rule of 50% for general and 50% for Christian is applied for the ICAR examination.

The Foreign/ NRI/ NRI Sponsored candidates are not required to write the SHIAT Examination but they are required to pay the admission fee as prescribed to them which will not include the lodging, boarding or food expenses. All the other expenses excepting the tuition fee are to be paid separately.

The Kashmiri Migrant Candidates have separate reservation where they can attain the admission under the special category. The entrance test application fee payable by them is mentioned on the official website.

SHIATS 2020 Syllabus

Syllabus for every course offered differs. The SHIATS Syllabus for UG programs will include what the candidates have studied in 11th and 12th grade. The syllabus for PG programs consists of all the important topics that the candidates appearing for the exam would have to prepare what they have studied in UG course. 

SHIATS 2020 Mathematics Syllabus - 

SHIATS Syllabus - Mathematics
Differential Equations
Statistics and Probability
Permutation & Combination
Integral Calculus
Mathematical Induction
Complex Numbers
Sets, Relations and Functions
Mathematical Reasoning
Three-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
Binomial Theorem and Its Simple Applications
Matrix & Determinants
Limit, Continuity and Differentiability
Co-Ordinate Geometry
Vector Algebra
Sequence & Series

 SHIATS 2020 Chemistry Syllabus - 

SHIATS Syllabus - Chemistry
States of Matter Gases and Liquid
Classification of Elements and Periodicity In Properties
s – Block Elements
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Principles Related To Practical Chemistry
Surface Chemistry
Chemical Kinetics
Purification and Characterisation Of Organic Compounds
Chemistry in Everyday Life
p – Block Elements
Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Organic Compounds Containing Halogens
Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure
Co-Ordination Compounds
Environmental chemistry
d – And f – Block Elements
Atomic Structure
Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry
Some Basic Concepts in Chemistry
Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

 SHIATS 2020 Physics Syllabus - 

SHIATS Syllabus - Physics
Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
Magnetic Effects of Current And Magnetism
Universal Law of Gravitation
Kinetic Theory of Gases
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Electronic Devices
Heat & Thermodynamics
Current Electricity
Work, Energy and Power
Physical World and Measurement
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
Electromagnetic Waves
Communication Systems
Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
Atoms and Nuclei 

SHIATS 2020 Logical Reasoning Syllabus - 

SHIATS Syllabus - Logical Reasoning
Logical Reasoning
Data Interpretation
Blood Relations

How to prepare for SHIATS Exam?

Getting prepared for an exam is the key factor which contributes to one's exam success. Most aspirants get buzzed on what to do, what to have, what to read and even which place (tourist or a serene environment) to visit in other to get prepared for exams. SHIAT Exam Pattern makes it easier for applicants to prepared and also pass the exam only when the applicant prepares well for SHIAT 2020.

Below are the listed steps to guide applicants to best prepare for the exams. After the applicant is certified eligible and has made the necessary payment for the application process (where he/she is in possession of the admit card allotted to him/her).

  • The first thing to do in the preparation is to keep a note of the important dates (especially the date of the exams) which would help you to prepare accordingly (exam pattern and dates).
  • Having a prepared mindset. The applicants will be able to schedule his/her daily activities making sure it benefits the preparation for the SHIAT 2020 exam
  • Having a daily time table on your daily activities
  • From the SHIAT 2020 Exam Pattern, Syllabus and Important Dates, you make your personal timetable.
  • Early prep is recommended. Aside from finding yourself a serene environment to study, creating and joining a challenging test based on the syllabus always gives you a step ahead
  • Be familiar with past questions. When solving the past questions, give yourself the minimum practising time as compared to SHIAT exam time duration.
  • Have a balanced diet as you stay fit. Give yourself some break times to relax and also refresh the mind as you memorize what you've study.
  • Two weeks to the exams dates are the most suitable dates for revision
  • Stay healthy.
  • Be on time for the exams 

SHIATS 2020 Exam Pattern

The UG Exam is conducted in the morning session i.e., 9:00 am to 11:00 am and the PG Exam is conducted in the afternoon session i.e., 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and an additional 30 minutes are given for the B.Ed or M.Ed paper.

UG entrance exam is conducted for SHIATS 2020 in both English and Hindi languages and PG program entrance exam will be conducted for SHIATS 2020 in English language only.

Exam Duration: The exam is conducted for two hours for both UG and PG.

Marking Scheme: One mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. The SHIAT 2020 Question Paper will be for 160 marks.

Language: For the UG courses questions will be in both English and Hindi. For PG courses the questions are given only in English.

Exam pattern - UG Program 

The Exam pattern for the UG courses are as below:

SHIATS Exam Pattern - UG Program 
Tests UG-1 UG-2
Compulsory Section General Aptitude  General Aptitude 
Optional subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and Home Science PCM/PCB/PCMB/HBC Subject Group, need to attend the UG-1 Test Booklet. Arts, Commerce and Agriculture i.e. COM/ARTS/AGRI
Choice  Candidates need to attend any 3 optional subjects Candidates need to need anyone subject

Exam Pattern - PG Programme

The Exam pattern for the PG courses are as below:

SHIATS Exam Pattern - PG Programme
PG Exam Pattern
Compulsory Section General Aptitude 
Optional Sections AGRI, BIO, ABF, HSC, SCI, OTH, ETE
B. Ed Section (Additional Section for B. Ed) B. Ed section and Teaching Aptitude section
M. Ed Section (Additional Section for M. Ed) M. Ed section and Teaching Management section


The UG candidates who are appearing for the SHIAT Exam need to answer the questions from the 3 UG Booklets i.e., UG-1, UG-2, UG-3 as per the conducting body. The PG candidates who are appearing for the SHIAT Exam need to appear for 2 booklets of which one booklet is mandatory and the other can be choosen by the candidate according to his preference or interest. 

SHIATS Exam Registration

Registration can be done both online and offline mode. SHIATS Application will be available on the website and also in the SHUATS University. A common application form is given for the courses. SHIAT 2020 Registration Process starts from January 21, 2020 to May 20, 2020.

Required Documents

The following documents are required while filling the SHIATS Application Form:

  • Academic History Details of the Candidate
  • Marksheet of class 10, 12 and Degree
  • Scanned image file of Photograph and signature
  • A valid credit/debit/net banking for Application Fee Payment.

Application for Scholarship for SC/ ST/ OBC/ Minority/ General candidates Belonging to Uttar Pradesh

The SC/ ST candidates who are falling under the eligibility criteria for acquiring the scholarship will be provided with scholarship as per the G.O N: 641/ 642-2-2013 as dated on 02-12-2013.

The OBC/ Minority/ General candidates who are falling under the eligibility criteria for acquiring the scholarship will be provided with scholarship as per the G.O. No: 641/ 642-2-2013 as dated on 02-12-2013.

Important Documents required while filling the scholarship

  • Caste Certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Income Certificate

How to apply for SHIATS Exam?

Follow these steps to register for SHIATS Exam

Step 1: Registration

  • Visit the official website i.e.
  • Click on the “Admission” section
  • Candidates will be re-directed to the admission section where the candidate needs to click the “Apply Now” option
  • Candidates need to select any one option drop-down menu

Step 2: Application Filling

  • Next, select the three different exam centres from the drop-down list
  • Enter all the required details (Personal and Educational)
  • Select the desired program
  • Upload all the required documents like photograph and candidate's signature in the specified format

Step 3: Application Fee Payment

  • Pay the requisite pay
  • Take a printout of the Application Form for future reference

SHIATS Application Form

The Application Form is common for all the courses. The Application form fee for all the Undergraduate Program and Postgraduate Program is INR 1400. it same for B.Ed and M.Ed courses as well. The SHIATS Application Form can be availed by both Offline and Online mode. Application Form fee can be paid by the candidate via challan, which can be deposited either at the Axis Bank or at the SBI Bank or the candidates can use online payment mode.

Payment of SHIATS application fee by means of Bank Draft - 

Bank Draft - Payment of SHIATS Application Fee
Payment of SHIATS Application Fee - Bank Draft
Prospectus & Application Forms Rs 400
Postal charges Rs 50

Payment of SHIATS application fee by means of Cash - 

Cash - Payment of SHIATS Application Fee
Payment of SHIATS application fee - Cash 
Prospectus & Application Forms Rs 400

Online Payment of SHIATS Application Fee - 

Online - Payment of SHIATS Application Fee
SHIATS Online Application Fee 
All Undergraduate Programmes Rs 1,400
All Postgraduate Programmes Rs 1,400
B.Ed Only Rs 1,400
MEd Only Rs 1,400
All PG Programmes (with BEd) Rs 1,400
All PG Programmes (with MEd) Rs 1,400
Faculty level Test & Interview Programmes Rs 700

SHIATS 2020 Admit Card

Admit Card will contain the exam centre details of the SHIATS 2020. The candidate has to carefully read all the exam-related details mentioned on the Admit card. Candidates can download the SHIATS Admit Card by visiting the official website of SHUATS.

Admit card is an important document which a candidate has to carry to the exam centre. The candidates should carry a Passport size photo along with the Admit card this photograph should be the similar one which they used to fill the Application form. 

How To Download SHIATS Exam Admit Card?

The candidates will have to follow the following steps to download the Admit Card:

  • Visit the official website of SHIATS 2020.
  • Enter the application form number or query number to view the card.
  • Click on the Get Admit Card section.
  • Admit Card will be displayed on the screen
  • Take a printout of the admit card and keep it safe till the admission process is completed.

SHIATS Exam Centres

There are 24 SHIATS Exam Centres across India. The candidates will get to choose any 3 exam centres while filling up the Application form. They can choose any centre which is convenient for them. The Exam centre and place will be given on the Admit Card of the candidate.

The University has the right to give any Exam centre to the candidate. The Exam centres once assigned will not be changed so the candidates have to be careful while choosing the Exam centre. The list of Exam Centres are mentioned in the table below - 

SHIATS Exam Centres
Exam Centres Exam Code
Allahabad 01
Agra 11
Bareilly 12
Bangalore 13
Bhopal 15
Calcutta 19
Chandigarh 21
Dehradun 22
Dimapur 23
Guwahati 24
Gwalior 25
Hyderabad 27
Imphal 29
Indore 30
Jaipur 31
Lucknow 37
Nagpur 41
New Delhi 43
Patna 45
Raipur 48
Ranchi 49
Shillong 51
Udaipur 55

Documents Required

The candidates will have to carry the following Documents along with them to the Exam Center

  • Admit card
  • Government Identity Proof
  • Passport Size Photo (Same as the one given for Application Form)

SHIATS 2020 Results

SHIATS 2020 Results can be viewed by the candidate from June 9, 2020. To get the result the candidate will have to enter his/her Application number. Separate merit list will be prepared for the candidates based on the total marks obtained. Admission is strictly based on both the marks obtained by the candidate as well as the availability of the seat.

A separate merit list will be prepared for NRI Wards/NRI-sponsored candidates.

NOTE: Candidates should note that 15% of seats in UG programs and 25% seats in PG programs in agriculture and allied subjects are reserved for the candidate qualified through ICAR exam

How To Download SHIATS Result?

The following steps should be used to download SHIATS Result from the official website

Visit the official website.

Click on the Results section.

Enter the login details such as Application Form Number and select the program.

After entering all the details click on the “Get Result”.

Candidates scorecard appears on the screen.

Take a printout of the Results/scorecard and save it till the counselling finishes.

SHIATS Cut - Off

The SHIATS Exam Cutoff will be decided based on the following factors:

The total number of candidates appearing for the exam in that particular year.

The highest score obtained by the candidate.

The total number of candidates who pass the exam.

The level of difficulty of the paper set by the conducting authority.

The total number of seats available in the university.

Selection Process

To get selected for the undergraduate courses there is an Entrance test which will be conducted by the university. There will be two sets of test paper UG-1 and UG-2 the candidates can choose the paper depending on their qualifying subject.

Under Graduate - 1

This paper will have 160 questions. The time duration to complete this paper is 2 hours. General Aptitude is a compulsory section which will have 40 questions. The optional sections will have subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, and Home science each section will have 40 questions. 

The candidates will have to attempt any 3 sections from the given subjects as per their qualifying subject which they mentioned in the Application form.

Under Graduate - 2

This paper will have 160 questions. The time duration to complete this paper is 2 hours. General Aptitude is a section which is compulsory and has 40 questions. The optional sections will have subjects like Agriculture, Arts subjects, Commerce each section will have 120 questions.

The candidates will have to attempt any 1 subject as per their qualifying exam which they mentioned in the Application form.

SHIATS 2020 Counselling

All the required original documents should be carried by the candidate at the time of counselling. There will be separate merit lists under each category and candidates will be called for the counselling process based on the merit list. SHIATS Counseling 2020 will commence from July 2, 2020. 

Eligible candidates are supposed to download the call letter from the official website before counselling this should be presented when they go for the counselling.

Courses offered after SHIATS

The list of courses offered by Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences (SHUATS) are mentioned in the table below - 

SHIATS Courses Offered
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 Sciences, Agriculture, Sciences.

Courses Offered

Diploma & PG Diploma

UG Programs: B.Sc (Bachelor of Science), B.Tech (Bachelor of Technology), B.A (Bachelor of Arts), B.B.A (Bachelor of Business Administration), BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application), B.Com (Bachelor of Commerce), B.D (Bachelor of Divinity), B.Ed (Bachelor of Education), B.L.I.Sc (Bachelor of Library and Information Science), B.PES (Bachelor of Physical Education and Sports), B.Ped (Bachelor of Physical Education ), B. Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy), B.PT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy).

PG Diploma: M.Tech (Master of Technology), M.Sc (Master of Science), M.B.A (Master of Business Administration), MCA (Master of Computer Application), M.Com (Master of Commerce), M.PH (Master of Public Health), M.Phil (Master of Philosophy), M.A (Master of Arts), M.Ed (Master of Education), M.Sw (Master of Social Work ), M.L.I.Sc (Master of Library and Information Science), M.Th (Master of Theology).

Certificates: Certificate in Chaplaincy, Certificate in Discipleship, Certificate in Applied Theology, Certificate Course in English Proficiency.  

Reference Books for SHIATS 

All the important reference books written by well-renowned authors are mentioned in the table below - 

Physics Section- 

 SHIAT Physics Reference Books
NCERT Physics 11th and 12th class (PART 1)
NCERT Physics 11th and 12th class (PART 2)
Physics: Very Advanced level
Resnick, Halliday, and Walker (Optional)
Concepts of Physics by HC Verma Vol-1
Concepts of Physics by HC Verma Vol-2
Concepts of Modern Physics (SIE) by Arthur, Sobita Mahajan, and S. Rai Choudhury
Problems In General Physics by IE Irodov
Physics Volume 1- Resnick Halliday 
Physics Volume 2- Resnick Halliday
New Pattern Physics- DC Pandey
New Pattern Physics- DC Pandey

Chemistry Section - 

SHIAT Chemistry Reference Books
Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations by RC Mukherjee.
NCERT Exemplar Problems: Solutions Chemistry
Organic Chemistry by Robert Thornton Morrison.
Numerical Chemistry by P. Bahadur (Objective)
Arihant Organic Chemistry Objective (Optional)
Physical Chemistry for Competitions (JEE Main & Advanced) Vol-1 and Vol-2

Mathematics Section - 

SHIAT Mathematics Reference Books
NCERT Maths 12th Grade
NCERT Maths 10th Grade
NCERT Exemplar Problems: Solutions Mathematics - Class 12 
S.L. Loney for Trigonometry and Coordinate Geometry
G.N. Berman: This book is specifically used for Calculus.
I.A. Maron and A Das Gupta (Subjective)
RD Sharma class 12th VOL 1
RD Sharma class 12th VOL 2
RD Sharma class 10th
RD Sharma class 11th
Coordinate Geometry for IIT JEE by SK Goyal 
Integral Calculus for IIT JEE by Amit Agarwal 
Vectors & 3D Geometry by Arihant Publications
Trigonometry by Arihant Publications
 NCERT Exemplar Problems: Solutions Mathematics - Class 11

Biology Section - 

SHIAT #year Reference Books - Biology
 Class XI NCERT Biology textbook Class XII NCERT Biology textbook Botany - A.C. Dutta (Oxford publications)   
Objective Biology - Dinesh (volume-1)    Objective Biology - Dinesh   (volume-2) Objective Biology (volume-1) Pradeep's publication
Objective Biology (volume-2) Pradeep's publication Biology for beginners - Trueman Jesse Moon  NCERT at your fingertips 

SHIATS Contact Information

Vice Chancellor:


Contact: +91532684284/90


Q. Is SHUAT'S Government or Private?

Ans: Sam Higginbottom University Of Agriculture, Technology and Services was formerly popularized as Allahabad Agricultural University which is situated in Allahabad. The university is an autonomous which was converted in the ruling of BJP party. It runs under the consideration of Sam Higgin bottom Educational and Charitable Society, Allahabad.

Q. Is SHUAT'S approved by UGC?

Ans: Yes, The University is affiliated under the UGC approval as 'A' Grade accreditation. The present SHUAT comes under the State government of Uttar Pradesh.

Q. What is merit no in SHUATS?

Ans: Any candidate who is ready to pay the admission fee in bulk can get the admission directly without or with the merit number 2310.

Q. Is SHIATS ICAR recognized?

Ans: The SHUAT is being approved by the government as well as the University Grant Commission. They also take admissions of the candidates who have given ICAR Exam and wants to join the SHUATS.

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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. Check Exam Pattern to know whole schedule of Exams.

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 Exam. For every incorrect answer 1 mark will be deducted.

Check Exam pattern to know about the SHIATS Schedule.

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 Exam till May 15, 2019.

Check SHIAT Application form to know more details about it.

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.

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 is provided in Syllabus section of SHIATS.

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.