SHIAT 2019

Exam Date : 29th May 2019
Result Date : 9th June 2019

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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 B.Sc, M.Sc, B.Pharma, B.Tech., B.E., BBA, M.Tech, M.A., M.B.A., and Ph.D. under various streams.


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. The 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 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.  

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'.

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 B.Sc, M.Sc, B.Pharma, B.Tech., B.E., BBA, M.Tech, M.A., M.B.A., and PhD
SHIATS 2019 Exam Date 29th May 2019 
Official Website


SHIATS Exam Dates

The SHIATS Exam dates will be announced by the conducting Authority on the official website. The candidates who are eligible can apply for SHIATS, the Application Form will be available from 21st January 2019. The Exam will be conducted on 29th May 2019 for various courses offered by the SHAUTS University.

The result for the SHIATS Exam will be declared on the official website and also on the University Notice board on 9th June 2019. The Counseling Process and Registration will start from 2nd July 2019.

The classes for all the courses will be commenced on 16th July 2019.

SHIATS 2019 Eligibility 

SHIATS Eligibility is given by the University is differs for each program and course.

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.

Candidate needs to have minimum 10+2+3 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


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

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

SHIATS 2019 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 the candidates will have to prepare what they have studied in UG course.

SHIATS 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 2019 Registration Process starts from 21st January 2019 to 20th May 2019.

Documents Required To Fill SHIATS Application Form

The following documents are required to fill 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

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 centers 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.

Check here for more information regarding SHIATS Registration Process.

SHIATS Application Form

The SHIATS Application Form can be availed by both Offline and Online mode. There will be a common Application 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. 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.

SHIATS Exam Pattern

  • Question paper Medium: UG entrance exam is conducted for SHIATS 2019 in both English and Hindi languages and PG program entrance exam will be conducted for SHIATS 2019 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. 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.

SHIATS 2019 UG Program Exam pattern

The Exam pattern for the UG courses are as below:



Compulsory Section General Aptitude 

General Aptitude 

Optional subjects

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and Home Science

i.e. 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

SHIATS 2019 PG Programme Exam Pattern

The Exam pattern for the PG courses are as below:

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

SHIATS Admit Card

Candidates can download the SHIATS Admit Card by visiting the official website of SHUATS. Admit Card will contain the exam center details of the SHIATS 2019. The candidate has to carefully read all the exam-related details mentioned on the Admit card.

Admit card is an important document which a candidate has to carry to the exam center. 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 2019.
  • 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 Centers

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

The University has the right to give any Exam center to the candidate. The Exam centers once assigned will not be changed so the candidates have to be careful while choosing the Exam center.

Documents Required On SHIATS Exam Day

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 2019 Results can be viewed by the candidate from 9th June 2019. 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 counseling finishes.


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.

SHIATS 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.


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.


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 Counselling

SHIATS Counseling 2019 will commence from 2nd July 2019. All the required original documents should be carried by the candidate at the time of counseling.

There will be separate merit lists under each category and candidates will be called for the counseling process based on the merit list.

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

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 Sciences, Agriculture, Sciences.

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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 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.