UPCATET Syllabus 2024: Subject-Wise Syllabus PDF Download

Rajalakshmi BK
Rajalakshmi BK

Updated on - Nov 16, 2023

UPCATET syllabus 2024 will be released by Sardar Vallabhbhai University of Agriculture and Technology on the official website. The Uttar Pradesh Combined Agriculture and Technology Entrance Test is conducted for the Uttar Pradesh state domicile candidates who aspire to enroll in the UG and PG courses offered by the state government authorities in the colleges affiliated with the same.

The brochure for the exam events will be released on the same platform for candidates to understand UPCATET 2024 fully.

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UPCATET Syllabus 2024 Highlights

Candidates aspiring to enroll in the affiliated colleges for their desired courses must be aware of UPCATET 2024 syllabus for UG and PG courses. The important dates for the candidates to note concerning the examination are mentioned below.

UPCATET 2024 Important Dates
Exam Events Event Dates
UPCATET Admit Card Release Date To be released
UPCATET Exam Date To be released

UPCATET Syllabus 2024 for UG Courses

Candidates who are preparing for the upcoming UPCATET 2024 examination must be thorough with the syllabus which include various concepts and subtopics which assist in a better performance in the same.

UPCATET 2024 Syllabus for PCB/ PCM

Candidates are required to have prior knowledge up to to Class XII in the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology, as UPCATET 2024 exam syllabus for UG is based on the same along with General Studies.

UPCATET 2024 Syllabus for PAG and PHS

Aspirants who are preparing for the course of Agriculture must be aware of the various subject requirements that need to be met in order to score well in the examination. The subjects include General Knowledge, Agriculture Physics, Agriculture Chemistry, Agriculture Zoology, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry & Dairy Farming. Agricultural Statistics, Engineering, and Botany is also included in UPCATET 2024 syllabus.

Candidates who are aspiring to enroll into courses that fall under PHS must be thorough with the subjects including General Knowledge, Hindi, English, Sociology, Geography, Home Science, and Economics.

UPCATET PG Entrance Exam Syllabus 2024

As mentioned, UPCATET 2024 holds good for the enrollment of candidates into PG courses offered by the institutions in the state of Uttar Pradesh that are affiliated to UPCATET exam committee. PG courses offered are M.Sc in various disciplines, M.V.Sc and MBA courses. UPCATET syllabus for PG is discussed below.

UPCATET M.Sc Syllabus 2024

Candidates must be well versed with the concepts in the field of science as per the concerned subjects pertaining to the course. The M.Sc courses with respective syllabi are mentioned below.

M.Sc in Biotechnology: Concepts including Molecular Biology & Genetic Engineering, Immunology/ Animal Biotechnology, Recombinant DNA Technology, Bioinformatics, Pathology & Microbiology, Cell Biology, Commercial Biotechnology, Biochemistry & Physiology along with Plant Biotechnology constitutes the syllabus.

M.Sc in Home Science: Food and Nutrition, General knowledge, Home Science Extension Education, Clothing and Textiles, General Statistics, Child Development and Psychology constitutes the syllabus.

M.Sc in Agriculture/Horticulture-General studies including Horticulture, Soil Science, Agronomy as well as Agrometeorology, Agriculture Engineering, Animal Husbandry and Dairy/ Poultry Farming, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Basics of Biotechnology, Extension Education, Entomology, Seed Technology, Plant Pathology and Biostatistics, Forestry, Nematology and Soil Conservation are included in the syllabus.

UPCATET M.V.Sc Syllabus 2024

M.V.Sc is a 2 year PG program offered by the affiliated colleges under UPCATET 2024. Candidates who are applying for the same will have to be well prepared with the subjects that fall under the veterinary science discipline. The subjects are mentioned below.

  • General Knowledge
  • L.P.M., Surgery & Radiology
  • Vet. Microbiology
  • Animal Nutrition, Animal Genetics & Breeding
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Physiology and Biochemistry
  • Pathology, Epidemiology & Public Health
  • Parasitology, General Medicine and Gynaecology

UPCATET MBA Syllabus 2024

Master in Business Administration is a Postgraduate course that is offered by the colleges under UPCATET 2024 examination. The syllabus is mentioned below.

  • General Knowledge
  • Logic and Reasoning
  • Mathematics (Class XII)
  • Statistics
  • English Communication and Comprehension

UPCATET Exam Pattern 2024

Along with the knowledge of UPCATET 2024 chapter-wise syllabus, it is crucial to understand UPCATET 2024 exam paper pattern for complete preparation for the examination. Candidates must refer to UPCATET 2024 M.Sc UG syllabus for the concepts and acknowledge the marking scheme for the same.

Note: Three marks will be awarded to correct answers whereas one mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

The exam pattern has key points such as mode of exam and number of questions that will be present along with the weightage of marks for the same. The highlights of the exam paper along with UPCATET marking scheme for UG and PG are given below.

UPCATET Exam Pattern 2024
Categories PCB/PCM/PAG/PHS M.Sc/M.V.Sc/MBA
Exam Mode Offline Offline
Exam Duration 3 Hours (180 Minutes) 3 Hours (180 Minutes)
Number Of Questions 200 200
Total Marks 600 600
Type Of Questions MCQs MCQs
Marking Scheme

+3 Marks Per Correct Answer
-1 Mark Per Incorrect Answer

+3 Marks Per Correct Answer
-1 Mark Per Incorrect Answer



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