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ICAR Cut off 2018 is the minimum qualifying marks which must be obtained by aspirants to pass the AIEEA entrance test. Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) will shortlist candidates on the basis of ICAR 2018 cut off. Only students securing the minimum qualifying ICAR cut off percentage will be considered qualified and eligible for counselling process. General and UPS category candidates must secure the minimum of 50% cut off in order to qualify. While, that for SC/ST/PC categories, it is 40%. However, the competent authority, ICAR, may provide the relaxation in ICAR cut off marks, in case the required numbers of candidates to be called for counselling is not available.

Based on ICAR cut off, the authority will release the merit list of candidates for admission to 15% seats in all state agricultural universities. ICAR cut off 2018 scores will be used for admission to all deemed and central universities. ICAR 2018 cut off will be calculated on the basis of marking scheme set by the authority. Read the article ICAR cut off 2018 for more information on qualifying marks, calculation process, and more details.

ICAR Re-exam: ICAR 2018 was re-conducted by authority on 18 and 19 August in offline mode, as per the directives of the High Court of Madras. A resident of Madras filed a petition for ICAR re-exam due to technical issues during the online examination.

ICAR Cut off 2018 Dates

Candidates can check the important dates of ICAR cut off from the table below. With the help of these dates, aspirants can keep a track on crucial dates. 

ICAR Events

ICAR cut off dates

ICAR re-exam for UG

19 August 2018

ICAR re-exam for PG

18 August 2018

ICAR Cut Off and Result Date

7 September 2018

Commencement of ICAR Counselling

10 September 2018

 

Types of ICAR 2018 Cut off

 The cut off of ICAR 2018 can be divided into three types as given below: 

  1. ICAR Eligibility Cut off – The eligibility cut off of ICAR 2018 is the minimum scores that candidate need to secure in their qualifying examination to be eligible to appear for ICAR AIEEA examination. As per the ICAR eligibility criteria, general, OBC-NCL and UPS candidates who have passed 10+2 from CBSE or equivalent examination must have secured at least 50% in aggregate. While SC/ST/PC, the minimum eligibility cut off will be 40% in aggregate
  2. ICAR Qualifying Cut off – As mentioned above, to qualify the entrance examination, general and UPS aspirants must have secured at least 50%, while that for SC/ST/PC students, it is 40%. Candidates securing more than or equal to the minimum qualifying ICAR cut off marks will be included in the merit list.
  3. ICAR Admission Cut off – Admission to State Agricultural, Deemed and Central Universities, will be done on the basis of scores and merit rank. After the conclusion of the admission process, the opening and closing rank will be available. The opening and closing rank signifies institute-wise rank of each branch at which admission opened and closed. This is commonly known as ICAR admission cut off. The admission cut off of some colleges has been provided on this page below

ICAR Cut off 2018 - UG/PG/PhD Qualifying marks

As mentioned above, the ICAR cut off is the minimum qualifying percentage, which must be secured to pass the agricultural entrance examination. The minimum ICAR cut off for UG, PG and PhD have been released by ICAR. Check the set ICAR cut off percentage. 

Category

ICAR cut off percentage

General

50%

SC/ST/PC

40%

 

ICAR Cut off 2018 Calculation

According to the official notification, ICAR re-exam will be conducted in online mode on a single day. Thus, ICAR cut off 2018 will be calculated on the basis of the marking scheme prescribed by the authority. Along with the marking scheme, there are few more factors which affect ICAR cut off, which are as follows: 

Factors affecting ICAR 2018 cut off

  • The official marking scheme is the key factor affecting ICAR cut off. As per the marking pattern, 4 marks to be awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark to be deducted for an incorrect response
  • Number of candidates appeared in the test
  • Difficulty level of paper
  • Seat available in a particular college or course

ICAR Admission Cut off 2018 - Opening and Closing Rank

Candidates can check the previous years’ ICAR cut off opening and closing rank for BSc Agriculture of some institutes from the table below. Click Here on the link to check previous year ICAR cut off of remaining colleges. 

ICAR Cut off 2017

Check the ICAR cut off 2017 for admission of different colleges from the table below. 

Banaras Hindu University

Category

ICAR cut off rank

ICAR score

General

346

512

OBC

686

486

SC

2633

419

ST

4525

382

 
Rani Laxmi Bai Central Agricultural University (RLBCAU), Jhansi

Category

ICAR cut off rank

ICAR score

General

2105

432

OBC

38768

183

SC

12827

294

ST

13659

289

 

Viswa Bharti, PSBVB, Sriniketan, West Bengal

Category

ICAR cut off rank

ICAR score

General

1638

446

OBC

1843

439

SC

5610

366

ST

14876

280

 

Central Agricultural University, Imphal

Category

ICAR cut off rank

ICAR score

General

2934

412

OBC

3128

409

SC

12192

299

ST

13018

293

 

Nagaland University, Sasard

Category

ICAR cut off rank

ICAR score

General

3278

406

OBC

3372

404

SC

14515

283

ST

18514

259

 

ICAR Cut off 2016 

Check the college-wise ICAR cut off 2016 from the table below.

 Banaras Hindu University

Category

ICAR cut off rank

ICAR score

General

148

490

OBC

275

474

PC

5096

350

SC

2280

399

ST

5260

348


Rani Laxmi Bai Central Agricultural University (RLBCAU) Jhansi

Category

ICAR cut off

ICAR score

General

1071

434

OBC

1480

420

PC

19255

232

SC

8250

313

ST

11101

286


Viswa Bharti, PSBVB, Sriniketan, West Bengal

Category

ICAR cut off

ICAR score

General

1040

435

OBC

1621

416

PC

--

--

SC

7654

319

ST

13147

270

 

Central Agricultural University, Imphal

Category

ICAR cut off

ICAR score

General

2348

397

OBC

2166

401

PC

17845

240

SC

10778

289

ST

9189

304


Nagaland University, Sasard

Category

ICAR cut off

ICAR score

General

2521

393

OBC

2908

385

PC

--

--

SC

11076

289

ST

14124

263

 

ICAR Cut off 2018 FAQs

Below are some of the frequently asked questions of ICAR cut off, which students are confused about. 

Question: How many marks should I score in ICAR AIEEA examination to get good college?

Answer: As ICAR only displays the rank, not the scores, thus no one can precisely say the marks to be secured. However, it depends on ICAR cut off, which is derived based on the difficulty level of question paper, number of candidates appearing for exam and seats available. But as mentioned in this article, a general category aspirant must secure at least 50% and SC/ST/PC candidates must obtain 40% in ICAR AIEEA examination.

Question: What is the ICAR cut off and scores to be obtained for admission to BHU college?

Answer: As per the table above, ICAR cut off of the general category in Banaras Hindu University was 346. To secure this rank, the aspirant has obtained 512 scores in ICAR examination. Likewise, BHU ICAR cut off 2016 for general category was 148 and the scores was 490.

Question: What will be the expected ICAR cut off 2018?

Answer: As discussed earlier, the cut off ICAR 2018 is calculated on the basis of various factors such as the number of candidates appeared for the test, the difficulty level of exam and seats available for the particular course and college.

ICAR Result 2018

Students who have appeared in the ICAR entrance exam can download ICAR Result 2018. To check the result of ICAR 2018, candidates need to enter the registration number and password. ICAR result is available in terms of overall and category rank obtained by aspirants qualified for counselling. Candidates will have to obtain the ICAR cut-off set by the authority to qualify the exam. Based on ICAR result cum merit rank, the seats will be allotted.

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