Admission Procedure 2022
     
 

1. Admission Procedure

Admission to various diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of Agriculture, B.Pharm. and D.Pharm. as listed in Table No.1.1., shall be granted strictly on the basis of merit obtained from SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET) and Merit Based Offline Counselling. And for various diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes listed in Table No. 1.2., the admission shall be granted through Open Online Counselling.

A common online application form shall be applicable for all academic programmes which is available in the University website.

 
 

 1.1. Admission in programmes of Agriculture, B.Sc Nursing, B.Pharm. & D.Pharm.
Table No. 1.1. Programmes of Agriculture, B.Sc Nursing, B.Pharm. & D.Pharm. under Online Entrance Test (SOET)

 

S. N0.

Programme

1.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture

2.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Horticulture *

3.            

B.Tech. Agricultural  Engineering *

4.            

B.Tech. (Dairy Technology) *

5.            

B.Tech. (Food Technology) *

6.            

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.)

7.            

Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm.)

8.            

B.Sc. (Nursing)

9.            

M.Sc. (Agri.) Agronomy

10.        

M.Sc. (Hort.) Vegetable Science

11.          

M.Sc. (Hort.) Floriculture & LandScaping *

12.          

M.Sc. (Hort.) Fruit Science

13.          

M.Sc. (Hort.) Post Harvest Management *

14.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Plant Pathology *

15.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Entomology *

16.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Genetics and Plant Breeding

17.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Plant Genetic Resources *

18.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Seed Science and Technology *

19.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Agricultural Extension and Communication *

20.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Agricultural Economics *

21.          

M.Sc. (Agri.) Soil Science

  22.  M.Sc. (Agri.) Agri-Business Management *
  23.          

M.Sc. (Hort.) Plantation, Spices, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops *



* Few seats are vacant, interested candidates can take admission through Open Online Counselling on first-come, first-serve basis


1.2. Programmes under Open Online Counselling

The following diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes will be under Open Online Counselling;

Table No. 1.2. Programmes under Open Online Counselling

S. No.

Programme

1.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science

2.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Food Nutrition and Dietetics

3.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Forestry

4.          

B.Sc. (Hons) Animal Husbandry & Dairying

5.          

B.Sc. (Hons) Food Technology

6.            

Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)

7.            

B.Sc. Computer Science

8.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Biotechnology

9.            

B.Sc. (Hons) Microbiology

10.        

B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering

11.        

B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering

12.        

B.Tech. Civil Engineering

13.       

B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering

14.        

B.Tech. Electronics & Computer Engineering

15.        

B.Tech. Electrical Engineering

16.        

B.Tech. Environmental Engineering

17.        

B.Tech. Biotechnology

18.        

B.Tech. Bioinformatics

19.        

B.Tech. Biochemical Engineering

20.        

B.Sc. (PCM) [Physics, Chemistry, Maths]

21.        

B.Sc.(PMCS)[Physics, Maths, Computer Sc.]

22.        

B.Sc. (ZBC) [Zoology, Botany, Chemistry]

23.        

B.Sc.(LSCFS)[Life Science, Chemistry, Forensic Science]

24.        

B.Sc.(PCFS)[Physics, Chemistry, Forensic Science]

25.        

Bachelor of Divinity

26.        

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

27.        

BA (Hons) Theology

28.        

Bachelor of Business Administration

29.        

Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons)

30.        

BBA (Hons) Agri. Business Management

31.        

B.Com.

32.        

BA in Journalism And Mass Communication

33.        

B.Sc. Animation and Visual Effects

34.        

BA Animation and Visual Effects

35.        

BA Film Making and Mass Communication

36.        

B.Sc. Film Production & Mass Communication

37.        

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

38.        

BA (Hons.) Psychology

39.        

Bachelor of Library and Information Science

40.        

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Techniques

41.        

B.Sc. Radiological Imaging Techniques

42.        

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

43.        

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)

44.        

Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.)

45.        

Bachelor of Physical Education and Sports

46.        

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

47.        

M.Sc. (Forestry) Silviculture and Agroforestry

48.        

M.Sc. (Forestry) Forest Biology And Tree Improvement

49.        

M.Sc. (Forestry) Forest Products and Utilization

50.        

M.Sc. (Forestry) Forest Resource Management

51.          

M.Sc. (Forestry) Wildlife Sciences

52.        

M.Sc. Environmental Science

53.        

M.Sc. Ag. (Agrometeorology)

54.        

M.Sc. Ag. (Animal Nutrition)

55.        

M.Sc. Ag. (Livestock Production and Mgt.)

56.        

M.Sc. Ag. (Animal Genetics and Breeding)

57.        

M.Sc. Ag. (Poultry Husbandry)

58.        

M.Sc. (Dairy Technology)

59.        

M.Sc. Dairy Chemistry

60.        

M.Sc. Dairy Microbiology

61.        

M.Sc. Dairy Extension

62.        

M.Sc. Dairy Economics

63.        

M.Sc. (Food Technology)

64.        

M.Sc. (Agri.) Biochemistry

65.        

M.Sc. (Agri.) Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

66.        

M.Sc. (Agri.) Microbiology

67.        

M.Sc. (Community Science) Food and Nutrition

68.        

M.Sc. (Community Science) Human Development And Family Studies

69.        

M.Sc. (Community Science) Resource Management and Consumer Science

70.        

M.Sc. (Community Science) Apparel and Textile Science

71.        

M.Sc. (Community Science) Extension Education and Communication Management

72.        

Master of Computer Application (MCA)

73.        

M.Sc. Computer Science

74.        

M.Sc. Remote Sensing and GIS

75.        

M.Sc. Biochemistry

76.        

M.Sc. Biotechnology (Plant /Animal Biotechnology)

77.        

M.Sc. Microbiology

78.        

M.Sc. Bioinformatics

79.        

M.Sc. (Agri.) Bioinformatics

80.        

M.Tech. Processing and Food Engineering

81.        

M.Tech. Farm Machinery and Power Engineering

82.        

M.Tech. Irrigation and Drainage Engineering

83.        

M.Tech. Soil Water Conservation Engineering

84.        

M.Tech. Agricultural Water Management

85.        

M.Tech. Energy Management

86.        

M.Tech. Renewable Energy Engineering

87.        

M.Tech. Food Process Technology

88.        

M.Tech. Food Process Engineering

89.        

M.Tech.(Food Tech.) Food Plant Operation Mgt.

90.        

M.Tech. (Food Tech.) Food Supply Chain Mgt.

91.       

M.Tech. Food Safety and Quality

92.        

M.Tech. (Food Tech.) Food Laws and Policies

93.        

M.Tech. Water Resource Engineering

94.        

M.Tech. (Dairy Technology)

95.        

M.Tech. Dairy Chemistry

96.        

M.Tech. Dairy Microbiology

97.        

M.Tech. Dairy Engineering

98.        

Master of Social Work (MSW)

99.        

MA / M.Sc. in Anthropology

100.     

Master of Library and Information Science

101.     

MA in Clinical Psychology

102.     

M.Sc. in Clinical Psychology

103.     

M.Sc. in Counselling Psychology

104.     

MA in Counselling Psychology

105.     

MA / M.Sc. in H.R.M

106.     

M.Sc. Mathematics

107.     

M.Sc. Botany

108.     

M.Sc. Zoology

109.     

M.Sc. Physics

110.     

M.Sc. Forensic Science

111.     

M.Sc. Chemistry

112.     

M.Sc. Plant Physiology

113.     

MA in Old Testament/New Testament/Christian Theology/Christian Ethics/Religions/History of Christianity/Missions/Christian Ministry/Christian Education/Counselling

114.     

Master of Theology (M.Th.) in Old Testament/New Testament/Christian Theology/Christian Ethics/Religions/History of Christianity/Missions/Christian Ministry/Christian Education/Counselling

115.       

Master of Business Administration

116.       

Master of Business Administration (Agribusiness)

117.     

Master of Business Administration (Dairy Business Management)

118.     

M.Com.

119.     

MA in  Mass Communication

120.     

M.Sc. Animation and Visual Effects

121.     

MA Animation and Visual Effects

122.     

MA in  Film Making and Post Production

123.     

MA in Education

124.     

MA in Economics

125.     

MA in Political Science

126.     

MA in English

127.     

Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) Pharmaceutics / Pharmacology

128.     

Master of Public Health (M.Ph.)

129.     

M.Sc. MLT Clinical Biochemistry

130.     

M.Sc. MLT Microbiology and Immunology

131.      

M.Tech. Remote Sensing and GIS

132.     

M.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering

133.     

M.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering (Data Science)

134.     

M.Tech. Software Engineering

135.     

M.Tech. Mechatronics

136.     

M.Tech. Mechanical Engg.(Machine Design)

137.     

M.Tech. Mechanical Engg.(CAD/CAM)

138.     

M.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Production and Industrial Engineering)

139.     

M.Tech. Mechanical Engg. (Thermal Engg.)

140.     

M.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Engineering and Management)

141.     

M.Tech. Mechanical Engineering (Refrigeration and Air Conditioning)

142.     

M.Tech. Electrical Engineering (Power System)

143.     

M.Tech. Electrical Engineering (Control and Instrumentation)

144.       

M.Tech. Electrical Engineering (Power Electronics)

145.     

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering (VLSI and Embeded System)

146.      

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engg. (Optical Fiber Communication Engineering)

147.     

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering (Signal Processing)

148.     

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering (Wireless Communication Engineering)

149.     

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engg. (Microwave Communication Engineering)

150.     

M.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering (Communication System Engineering)

151.     

M.Tech. Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)

152.     

M.Tech. Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering and Management)

153.     

M.Tech. Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering)

154.     

M.Tech. Civil Engineering (Fluids Engineering)

155.     

M.Tech. Environmental Engineering

156.     

M.Tech. Biotechnology

157.     

M.Tech. Bioinformatics

158.     

PG Diploma in Watershed Management

159.     

PG Diploma in Agricultural Water Management

160.     

PG Diploma in Agroinformatics

161.     

PG Diploma in Remote Sensing and GIS

162.     

PG Diploma in Renewable Energy

163.     

PG Diploma in Nano Biotechnology

164.     

PG Diploma in Health and Fitness Management

165.     

PG Diploma in Chaplaincy Certificate in Counselling (online/offline)

 166.   PG Diploma in Clinical Psychology
 167.   PG Diploma in Counselling Psychotherapy

168.     

One Year Part Time Diploma in Fashion Technology

169.     

Two Year Part Time Diploma in Fashion Technology

170.     

IDD Dairy Technology

171.     

Diploma in Dairy Food Analysis and Quality Management

172.     

Diploma in Dairy Food Safety and Quality Program

173.     

Diploma in Theology

174.     

Diploma in Christian Studies

175.     

Diploma in English

  176.      Diploma Course in Educational Guidance and Counselling
  177.      Diploma in Art & Craft

178.     

All Certificate Programmes

 

 
     
 

2. Category of Candidates and No. of Seats

2.1. Regular Students

Candidates selected for admission into various academic programmes offered by the university are considered as fulltime regular students. These students will be entitled to avail of all the facilities of the various academic departments and other fields in the university.

(a). Christian and General Candidates

University reserves 50% seats for candidates of the Christian community and the remaining 50% seats shall be allotted to general candidates. Thus, the total number of seats of the university have been categorized equally for Christian and general candidates. The total number of seats for admission in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are given faculty wise in Table No. 8 of Prospectus 2022.

(b). Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Candidates

For the academic programmes in agriculture, agricultural engineering and allied sciences, fifteen percent (15%) seats in undergraduate programmes and twenty-five percent (25%) seats in postgraduate programmes will be filled through all India entrance test conducted by ICAR, New Delhi. However, eighty-five percent (85%) seats in undergraduate and seventy-five percent (75%) in postgraduate shall be filled by SHUATS.

The ICAR seats available in various academic programmes in agriculture, agricultural engineering and allied sciences are given faculty-wise in Table No. 8 of Prospectus 2022.

The ICAR category seats are inclusive of Christian and general candidates and the number filled in either category shall be adjusted against total seats in each category.
        

(c). Foreign Candidates

Foreign candidates are not required to appear in the merit based online counselling / open online counselling. Admission to foreign candidates will be given on the recommendation of the Directorate of International Education and Training. The foreign candidates shall pay fees in U.S. dollars as mentioned in Table No. 9 of Prospectus 2022, which does not include the boarding and lodging (food expenses etc.) charges.

 (d). Non-resident Indian (NRI) Candidates

i. Admission for NRI wards/NRI-sponsored candidates is available in all undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D programmes.

ii. NRI wards/NRI sponsored candidates are exempted from the merit based online counselling / open online counselling.

iii. These admissions shall be against fifteen percent (15%) over and above seats available for various academic programmes.

iv. Fees for NRI Wards/NRI sponsored candidates shall be the same as for foreign candidates as mentioned in Table No. 9 of Prospectus 2022.

 

(e). Kashmiri Migrant Candidates

Vide letter F.No. 3-4/2017-NER dated October 15, 2019 from MHRD, Government of India, the Kashmiri Migrants will be considered for admission under special package during the session 2022–2023. They will be required to produce the supportive documents.

(f). Special Candidates (Lateral Entry)

Candidates with first-class diploma of 3 years and fulfilling other conditions of admission in engineering shall be considered for direct admission to third semester of relevant UG programmes under lateral entry in the Faculty of Engineering and Technology if seats are available.

2.2. No. of Seats

The information indicated in Prospectus 2022 is only for general guidance and could be modified / changed from time to time by the Academic Council/Board of Management of the university. The University reserves the right to increase or decrease the number of seats of various academic programmes offered by the University. Any legal matters shall be subject to the jurisdiction of Allahabad only.

 
 

3. Eligibility to Various Programmes for Admissions

3.1. Eligibility for Undergraduate Programmes

10+2 passed with the minimum percentage of marks as listed in the eligibility criteria (Table no. 8 in Prospectus 2022) with 5% relaxation for SC/ST/differently abled candidates as per their qualifying examination (Table No. 4 in Prospectus 2022) are eligible for admission to undergraduate programmes. Candidates appearing in 10+2 examination in 2022 are also eligible to apply provisionally for admission and appear in the SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET) / Open Online Counselling, but they will have to submit documentary proof of successfully completing the examination (or otherwise) at the time of online counselling otherwise, provisional admission will be provided subject to the submission of necessary documents of qualifying examination latest by 30.09.2022. Non submission of documentary evidence of completion of the examination and attaining eligibility by 30.09.2022 may lead to the disqualification of admission.

3.2. Eligibility for Postgraduate Programmes

Candidates having obtained their bachelor's degree in the final examination in the concerned field under 10+2+4 or 10+2+3 as per their qualifying examination (Table no. 6 in Prospectus 2022) and fulfilling the eligibility as per Table no. 8 in Prospectus 2022 (with 5% relaxation for SC/ST/differently abled candidates) are eligible for admission to postgraduate programmes. The candidates appearing in bachelor's degree examination in 2022 are also eligible to apply provisionally for admission and appear in the SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET) / Open Online Counselling, but they will have to submit documentary proof of successfully completing the examination at the time of online counselling. Non submission of documentary evidence of completion of the examination and attaining eligibility by 30.09.2022 may lead to the disqualification of admission.

3.3. Eligibility for B.Ed., B.P.Ed., M.Ed., B.Sc. (Nursing) and Pharmacy Programmes

The eligibility for B.Ed., B.P.Ed., and M.Ed. shall be as per the latest NCTE norms. The eligibility for B.Sc. (Nursing) shall be as per the latest INC Norms. The eligibility for B.Pharma., D.Pharma. and M.Pharma. programmes shall be as per the latest PCI norms.

 
 

4.    Admission for Programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.1.

Admission to various diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.1. shall be granted strictly on the basis of MERIT LIST prepared from the SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET).

4.1. SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET)

The admissions in programmes of Agriculture and Pharmacy as listed in Table No. 1.1. shall be through SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET). The SHUATS Online Entrance Test (SOET) (Dates will be published in the University Website, later) will be conducted for all those aspiring candidates who have applied through online/offline application forms for admission to programmes listed in Table 1.1. The SOET will be conducted as a computer based online entrance test either in different online test centres across the country or remotely proctored online entrance test. The SOETAP will be conducted with 100 different versions of the questions by jumbling both questions and options.

4.2. Merit List

i. Christian and General Merit lists shall be prepared from the performance in SHUATS Online Entrance Test(SOET).

ii. Separate merit lists will be prepared for each category (Christian & General) for the purpose of admission. The merit lists will be released as per the application form number in the University website at www.shuats.edu.in.

iii. Out of the eligible programmes listed under Table No. 1.1 and under the Subject Group Code for UG and Subject Group Number for PG programmes, candidate will be provisionally admitted in only one programme, strictly on the basis of merit and as per the availability of seat in the respective Christian / General category of seats.

iv. However, candidates may opt in programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.2. (Open Online Counselling) also, if seats are available.

v.The NRI Wards/ NRI-sponsored candidates shall be admitted on the basis of a separate merit list prepared exclusively for them. These admissions shall be against 15 percent over and above the seats available in various academic programmes.

vi. Fifteen percent seats in undergraduate programmes and twenty-five percent seats (25%) in postgraduate programmes in agricultural and allied subjects will be allotted through all India entrance test conducted by ICAR, New Delhi.

 
 

4.3. Offline Counselling for Programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.1.

Counselling for candidates as per the merit list in each category (Christian and general) will be conducted offline at the University for admission to various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes listed in Table 1.1. Information regarding date and time of offline counselling will be published on the University website, later. Upon verification of the documents and eligibility, programmes will be allotted strictly on the basis of merit and as per the availability of seat in the respective Christian / General category of seats of programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.1. After verification and allotment, the seat shall be secured after the payment of the first semester fees. After completing these procedure, the Identity Card (ID) will be issued to the student. After the completion of offline counselling, if any seats of programmes listed in Table 1.1 are left vacant, the same shall be filled through Open Counselling on first come, first serve basis.

 
 

5. Admission through Open Online Counselling for Programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.2.

    Admission to various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes mentioned in Table No. 1.2. shall be granted through Open Online Counselling. A dedicated Open Online Counselling Portal will be available in the University website (www.shuats.edu.in) from 01/05/2022 onwards. Candidates applied through online application forms will be login into the Open Online Counselling Portal securely and select their desired academic programmes, according to the availability of seats under Christian and General category. After selection of the academic programme, the candidates will upload the necessary documents related to qualifying examination and fulfilling the eligibility or fill-up an online undertaking to submit necessary documents related to qualifying examination and fulfilling the eligibility latest by 30.09.2022. After verification, if eligible on the basis of the uploaded documents, admission letter or provisional admission letter on the basis of undertaking will be issued to the candidate. After which he / she shall submit the fees online through the portal itself. 48 hours’ time period will be given to the candidate to submit the fees to confirm the provisional admission. Before the commencement of the Classes at the University, the provisionally admitted students will report to the Office of the Registrar (as per the schedule published in the website) for physical verification of the documents and eligibility will be checked and their respective admissions will be confirmed and Identity Card (ID) will be issued.

6. Refusal of Admission

     i. If any candidate is found misleading the University with false marks, mark sheet, information and been admitted in the University, the University reserves the right to reject the admission and further debar the candidate from seeking admission in the University in future.

     ii. It is the responsibility of the candidate to furnish complete and correct information in the application form. Any admission made on the basis of wrong or concealed information provided by the candidate or due to any oversight or error of the online counselling and admission division which is subsequently detected after the admission or joining of the candidate, will be cancelled at any time at the cost and the risk of the candidate.

    iii. Candidates against whom disciplinary action has been taken and who have been involved in any sort of established criminal offence in the past, will not be considered for admission.

    iv. If admission of a candidate is not in the interest of the university, the Vice- Chancellor reserves the right to cancel the admission of such a student, irrespective of the fact that he / she fulfils all the academic requirement of the programme. The decision of Vice- Chancellor shall be final and legally binding on the candidate.