UPCATET Syllabus 2022 | Detailed Exam Pattern PDF Download

UPCATET Syllabus

Chandrashekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur has made available UPCATET Syllabus 2022 along with detailed exam pattern for admission of eligible candidates to UG, PG and research programs in agricultural courses. The given UPCATET Entrance Exam Syllabus PDF will help you in preparing in advance for the test, and this will leads you to score high marks in the examination.


UPCATET Exam Highlights:

Exam ModeOffline
Number of Papers1
Number of SectionVary according to the programme
Question Paper TypeMultiple-choice questions
Total Marks600 marks
Exam Duration3 hours
Exam LanguageEnglish and Hindi

By preparing from UPCATET Syllabus 2022, candidates will not only get to know the types of questions asked in the exam but it will also help in improving their performance. Appearing students must download the official UPCATET Syllabus PDF from the last section of this page and save it for future reference.

UPCATET Exam Pattern

UPCATET Entrance Exam Pattern for Undergraduate Programs:

  • 200 multiple choice questions will be given and candidates need to complete it in three hours duration.
  • There are four groups of paper: PCB, PCM, PAG, and PHS

(i) PCB Group: For admission in subjects such as Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry and Veterinary Science.

(ii) PCM Group: For admission in Agriculture, Horticulture, Home Science and B.Tech programs.

(iii) PAG Group: For admission in Agriculture, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, Forestry, and B.Tech in Agriculture Engineering and Biotechnology subjects.

(iv) PHS Group: For admission in B.Sc Home Science subject.

Group of PapersSubjectNumber of QuestionsMarksGroup of Question
(Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
General Studies2060A
(Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
General Studies2060A
(Agriculture Stream)
General Studies2060A
Agriculture Physics2550B
Agriculture Chemistry25
Agriculture Zoology25150C
Agriculture Botany25
Animal Husbandry & Dairying10
Agriculture Engineering10
Agriculture Statistics & Mathematics20
(Art Stream with Home Science)
General Studies2060A
Home Science80240D

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UPCATET Paper Pattern for Postgraduate Programs:

200 multiple choice questions will be asked up and time duration is of 3 hours for PG courses except MBA course.

ProgrammeSubjectNo. of questionsGroup of Question
M.Sc. (Home Science)
Exam Abbreviation: MHS
1. General Studies25A
2. Food and Nutrition35B
3. Home Management35
4. Child Development34
5. Home Science Extension Education34C
6. Clothing & Textiles32
7. Statistics05
M.Sc. (Ag.)/M.Sc. (Hort.)
Exam Abbreviation: MAG
1.General Studies25B
2.Agronomy & Agrometeorology15
4.Soil Science09
5.Agril. Engg.09
6.Animal Husbandry & Dairying09
7.Agril. Biochemistry09
8.Genetics & Plant Breeding11
9.Extension Education09
11.Plant Pathology & Nematology09
12.Agril. Economics09
13.Seed Technology06
14.Soil Conservation07C
Exam Abbreviation: MVS
1. General Studies,25B
2. Vet. Microbiology10
3. L.P.M.15
4. Surgery & Radiology10
5. Animal Genetics & Breeding10
6. Animal Nutrition10
7. Physiology and Biochemistry20
8. Pharmacology & Toxicology15
9. Parasitology10
10. Pathology10C
11. Epidemiology & Public Health10
12. Gynaecology10
13. Medicine15
14. Extension10
15. Veterinary Anatomy10
16. Livestock Products Technology10
M.Tech. Agricultural Engineering/ Process
and Food Engineering/irrigation and
Drainage Engineering/ Farm Machinery
and Power Engineering
Exam Abbreviation: MTA
1. General Studies25A
2. Milling of Agril. Produce26B
3. Storage Engg.26
4. Engineering Properties of Bio-material26
5. Heat and Mass Transfer22
6. Dairy and Food Engg.26
7. Farm Machinery and Power22C
8. Soil and Water conservation and Irrigation Engg.27
M.Tech. (Mechanical Engg.)
Exam Abbreviation: MTM
1. General Studies25A
2. Thermodynamics, I.C. Engine24B
3. Power Plant Engg.24
4. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning24
5. Heat and Mass Transfer25
6. Fluid Mechanics25
7. Machine Design26C
8. Production Engg. Industrial Engg.27
M.Tech./M.Sc. (Biotechnology)
Exam Abbreviation: MTB
1. General Studies25A
2. Molecular Biology & Genetic Engg.23B
3. Cell Biology23
4. Pathology & Microbiology23
5. Immunology / Animal Biotechnology23
6. Biochemistry & Physiology23C
7. Commercial Biotechnology23
8. Recombinant DNA Technology23
9. Bioinformatics14
MBA (Agri-Business)
Exam Abbreviation: MBA
1.General Knowledge, reasoning and aptitude70
2.General English of High School Standard30
M.F.Sc. (Master of Fisheries Science)
Exam Abbreviation: MFS
1. General Studies25A
2. Aquaculture38B
3. Fisheries Resource Management36
4. Aquatic Environment Management33
5. Aquatic Animal Healh Management28
6. Fish Processing Technology20C
7. Fisheries Enginerring10
8. Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistcs10
M.Sc. Forestry
Exam Abbreviation: MAF
1. General Studies25A
2. Principles of Silviculture20B
3. Silvicultural Systems20
4. Forest Mensuration20
5. Wood Science & Technology15
6. Fundamentals of Forest Protection20
7. Agroforestry20C
8. Social Forestry20
9. Forest Ecology and Management20
10. Forest Nursery and Afforestation Techniques20

UPCATET Exam Pattern for MBA (Agriculture Business):

  • 100 Multiple Choice Questions will be there in the screening test and time duration is of 2 hours.
  • After qualifying the exam, Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview will be conducted for shortlisted candidates. GD is of 50 marks and Interview is of 150 marks.

Read Out Here: How to Prepare for Written Exam

UPCATET Exam Pattern for PhD Programs:

100 multiple choice questions will be asked up in the exam and time duration is of 3 hours. Question Paper will be of 300 marks that are divided into three sections i.e. A, B and C.

ProgrammeSubjectNo. of questionsGroup of Questions
PhD (Agriculture)
Exam Abbreviation: PDA
General Studies20A
Concerned Subject60C
PhD (Horticulture)
Exam Abbreviation: PDH
General Studies20A
Concerned Subject60C
PhD (Home Science)
Exam Abbreviation: PDHS
General Studies20A
Concerned Subject60C
PhD (Veterinary Science)
Exam Abbreviation: PDV
General Studies20A
Concerned Subject60C
PhD (Agril. Engg.)
Exam Abbreviation: PDT
General Studies20A
Concerned Subject60C
PhD Agroforestry
Exam Abbreviation: PDAF
General Studies20A
Concerned Subject60C

UPCATET Marking Scheme:

  • For every correct answer, 3 marks will be given.
  • Negative Marking is there, as for every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted from the total marks.
  • For unattempted questions, there is no marks deduction.

Must Read: How to Reduce Negative Marking in Entrance Exam

UPCATET Syllabus

UPCATET Syllabus for UG (Undergraduate Program): Syllabus prescribed by UP Board for Intermediate Examination in the concerned subject

UPCATET Syllabus for Master Program: Syllabus of Undergraduate course in the concerned subject

UPCATET Syllabus for PhD Program: Syllabus of Master Programme of the concerned subject

Statistics for PhD programme:

  • Measures of central tendency and dispersion
  • Skewness and kurtosis
  • Probability
  • Normal distribution (properties only)
  • Test of significance (t, Z, f and X2 – test)
  • Regression and correlation (including partial and multiple correlations with their test of significance)
  • Sampling theory with reference to crop estimation survey (random, stratified and multistage sampling).
  • Analysis of variance
  • Principles of experimental designs
  • Completely Randomized Design
  • Randomized Block Design
  • Latin Square Design
  • Factorial Experiments (23 factorial experiments)
  • Split Plot design
  • Analysis of Covariance
  • Missing plot Technique ( in R.B.D. and L.S.D. with one value missing)
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UPCATET Syllabus for MBA (Agri. Business) Program:

  • General Knowledge
  • Reasoning & Aptitude
  • General English of High School Standard

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UPCATET Syllabus 2022 along with detailed exam pattern is well explained on this page of recruitmentresult.com Applicants must prepare as per the given format to score good marks in the entrance test. Students must carry their admit card at the time of examination and reach the examination centre on or before the scheduled time.

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