Updated On - Saturday, 12 March 2022
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

Doctoral | Full Time | Duration: 3 Years


  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Biochemistry & Agricultural Chemistry)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Crop Physiology)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Entomology)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Extension Education)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Horticulture)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Nematology)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Plant Pathology)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Plant Breeding & Genetics)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Soil Science)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Tea Husbandry & Technology)
  • Ph.D. in Community Science
  • Ph.D. in Fisheries Science
  • Ph.D. in Home Science
  • Ph.D. in Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry
  • Ph.D. in Veterinary Science
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Agricultural Biotechnology)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Agricultural Economics & Farm Management)
  • Ph.D. in Agriculture (Agronomy)

12 seats in the Department of Agronomy

10 seats each in the Departments of Entomology, Horticulture and Plant Breeding & Genetics

8 seats in the Department of Agricultural Biotechnology

6 seats each in the Departments of Soil Science, Plant Pathology and Nematology

5 seats each in the Departments of Agril Economics & Farm Management, and Bio-Chemistry & Agril. Chemistry

3 seats each in the Departments of Extension Education and Crop Physiology

2 seats in the Department of Tea Husbandry and Technology

8 seats in the Department of Veterinary Physiology

4 seats each in the Departments of Animal Reproduction, Gynecology & Obstetrics Livestock Production & Management, Veterinary Anatomy & Histology and Veterinary Parasitology

3 seats each in the Departments of Animal Biotechnology, Animal Nutrition, Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary Biochemistry, Veterinary Pathology and Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology

2 seats each in the Departments of Extension Education, Livestock Product Technology, Veterinary Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine, Veterinary Public Health, Poultry Science. Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Ethics & Jurisprudence and Veterinary Surgery and Radiology

1 seat in the Department of Animal Genetics & Breeding 

3 seats in the Department of Textile and Apparel Designing

2 seats each in the Departments of Family Resource Management and Human Development and Family Studies

1 seat each in the Departments of Extension & Communication Management and Food Science & Nutrition

2 seats in the Department of Aquaculture

1 seat each in the Departments of Fisheries Resource Management and Aquatic Environment Management 

Admission Process 2022
Updated On - Tuesday, 04 January 2022

Assam Agricultural University (AAU), University offers following programs

BVSc and AH (Veterinary)

Bachelor of Fisheries Science (BFSc) 

B.Sc. (Community Science, Agriculture, Horticulture, Sericulture)

Master of Veterinary Science (MVSc) 

Master of Fisherier Science (MFSc)

M.Sc. (Agriculture, Community Science,Food Technology) 

MBA in AgriBusiness Management

Ph.D. (Agricultural, Community Science, Fisheries Science, Veterinary Science)


Selection Process

For BVSc and AH (Veterinary), candidate should pass entrance test Common Entrance Test (CETUGAAU)

For BFSC and B.Sc. course, candidate should pass qualifying exam.

For MVSc, MFSc, M.Sc. in Food Technology and MBA in Agri Business Management and Ph.D courses candidate should pass entrance test.

For M.Sc. (Agriculture, Community Science), candidate should pass qualifying exam.


Common Entrance Test (CETUGAAU)

Selection of candidates  for admission into all Undergraduate degree programmes  of  the University shall  be  based  on  the  performance  at  the  Common  Entrance  Test  to  be  conducted  centrally  by  AAU.  10+2  passed  students  from  science  stream,  having  the  certificate  of  Permanent  residence  of  Assam  only  should  13  apply  for  the  test.

Those  who  are  appearing  in  the  qualifying  exam  are  also  eligible  to  sit  in  the  Common  Entrance test, but shall have to pass 10+2 exam before the date of admission. The wards of defense/para- military  personnel  posted  in  the  State  of  Assam  for  at  least  one  year  also eligible  to  apply  for  the  Entrance  Test. 


Admission Process

Interested candidate should visit official website of the university

AAU - Apply Online Admission

Fill application form online

Pay Rs. 1100/- as a admission fee online

Attend counseling with all required documents

Required Documents:

ID card (Adhar, voter id etc)

Educational certificates

Certificates of Permanent Residence of Assam or wards of defense/para-military personnel (for courses except for Horticulture and Sericulture)


Additional to government rules regarding SC/ST, AAU has seats reserved for residents of Assam.


admission notification Assam Agricultural University (AAU): Admission 2022
Published on - Wednesday, 19 January 2022

Assam Agricultural University (AAU) offers following programs for the academic year 2022-2023

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