University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore admissions 2019 to MBA (ABM) degree program


Are you looking for admissions into MBA (ABM) program? University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore Admissions 2019 into Master of Business Administration (ABM) degree programme. Check out more details like eligibility criteria, selection procedure, application process, important dates etc.

About UAS, Bangalore


University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore was established in 1963 through an Act by the Government of Mysore, Karnataka. It has campuses in different regions covering 10 districts of Karnataka. This university offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree programs in five campuses.

Admissions 2019


University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Bangalore has announced admissions 2019 into Master of Business Administration (Agribusiness Management) program in the Department of Agricultural, Marketing, Cooperation, and Business Management. Total intake of students is 25. The minimum duration of the program is 2 years.



Eligibility Criteria


Candidates applying admissions into MBA (ABM) program in the UAS, Bangalore have to fulfil the following minimum eligibility criteria:

Bachelors degree (4 years or above) like B.Sc. in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Agricultural Marketing & Cooperation/ Forestry/ Sericulture/ Agricultural Biotechnology/ B.Tech. Biotechnology/ B.Sc. Home Science/ Veterinary and Animal Sciences/ Community Sciences from deemed universities/ farm universities/ institutions recognized by SAU's/ ICAR, New Delhi with minimum CGPA of 2.23 out of 4 (in case of SC/ ST/ Category-I candidates, minimum CGPA required is 2 out of 4).

Selection procedure


All the candidates have to appear for the entrance examination along with I.D card attached along with the application. The entrance test will be conducted for 100 marks, which includes 60% Knowledge on Agricultural Technology and 40% knowledge of management aptitude test. And candidates have to secure a minimum of 40% marks (in case of SC/ ST and Cat-I 35%) to qualify for group discussion and interview. Final merit will be determined by assigning 60% of weightage for academic performance, 40% for the written exam, group discussion, and the interview. And candidates have to secure a minimum of 50% (in case of SC/ ST and Cat-I 35%) to become eligible for admission.

Application process


Interested and eligible candidates can apply only on the prescribed application form which can be downloaded from the university official website from 1st July 2019 to 9th August 2019. Before submitting the application candidates have to pay the application fee of Rs. 1700/- (for GM/ OBC) and Rs. 850/- (for SC/ ST/ Cat-I candidates) through bank favouring the Comptroller, UAS, Bangalore, payable at UAS, Bangalore. Applications along with the documents mentioned in the application form should be submitted to the below address on or before 9th August 2019.

Admission to foreign nationals


Foreign nationals seeking admission to MBA (ABM) program are required to submit the application (CV, attested copies of educational documents, passport) through Assistant Director General, HRD - I, ICAR, Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan, New Delhi - 110 012/ Secretary, DARE, Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi - 110011, through the respective embassy/ the government concerned of the country to the Registrar, UAS, Bangalore.



Contact details


Registrar,
University of Agricultural Sciences,
GKVK,
Bangalore - 560 065,
Karnataka

Email id: registrar@uasbangalore.edu.in
Website: www.uasbangalore.edu.in
Ph. No.: 080 23636826, 23330422, 962088824

Important dates to remember


  • Date of commencement of downloading the application form: 1st July 2019
  • Last date for submission of application form: 9th August 2019
  • Date of announcement of eligible candidates: 14th August 2019
  • Date of entrance examination and sports/ cultural verification: 21st August 2019
  • Date of announcement of marks list: 27th August 2019
  • Date of Interview and group discussion: 4th, 5th September 2019
  • Date of announcement of merit list: 6th September 2019
  • Date of announcement of the first list of selected candidates: 9th September 2019
  • Last date for the fee payment for the first list of selected candidates: 13th September 2019
  • Date of commencement of the first semester: 16th September 2019
  • Date of announcement of the second list: 18th September 2019
  • Last date for the payment of a fee for the second list: 20th September 2019
  • Date of announcement of the third and final list of selected candidates: 23rd September 2019
  • Last date for the fee payment for the third and final list: 26th September 2019

Comments

Author: Umesh13 Jul 2019 Member Level: Diamond   Points : 7

This is a good opportunity for the eligible candidates to apply for this course as MBA in Agriculture or Agri-Business is a sector which is not growing in a fast pace but also there are good future scopes in this arena. This course covers various aspects of agriculture like cultivation practices, range of food products and their production, farm research, crop protection, commercial operations, Agro-Economics etc.

After completing this course the students can pursue research in this field or go for jobs both in private and Govt sector. There are good opportunities in teaching line also. Some of the job positions in the industry to which a MBA in Agri-Buiseness can look up to are Farm Production Quality Controller, Farm Appraiser for assessing value of a farm, Product Manager for Marketing, Relationship Manager which coordinates between the farm, customers and associated banks, Farm Operation Manager etc. With the popularisation of fresh farm products or organic farm products in the upper strata of the society, a new lease of life has been seen in the agriculture farming and industry and new job positions are on the anvil.



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