Doctor of Philosophy (Agri Business) Programme Admission Process


All post graduate students in agriculture and allied subjects/ MBA (AB)/ MBA having at least 6.5/ 10.0 OGPA or equivalent percentage shall be eligible for admission.

Important Dates

Date of online form submission: April 28, 2016 Date of completed application form submission (hard copy): April 30, 2016

Number of Seats

The intake capacity is of two seats.

Reservation of Seats

Seats for candidates and Kashmiri migrants are reserved as per the reservation policy of the Government of Rajasthan, implemented by the University.

Admission Procedure

The admission to the programme will be done as per the eligibility criteria set up by the institute. Candidates aspiring to join the programme will be required to submit the application form online. The hard copy of online submitted application form, alongwith demand draft of 2000/- payable at any nationalized bank in Bikaner, be forwarded to Director, Institute of Agri Business Management, S K Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner – 334006.
Candidate has to appear for PhD Admission Test 2016. This is proposed to be held in May, 2016 at IABM.

Admission process will be followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Performance of the candidate would be judged by a committee duly approved by Hon'ble Vice Chancellor.

Admission cannot be claimed by any candidate as a matter of right. Bikaner Court alone shall have jurisdiction to determine all disputes pertaining to interpretation of provisions under eligibility criteria.

Teaching Assistantship

An amount of 12000/- pm for 1st and 2nd year and 14000/- pm for 3rd year shall be paid for teaching assistantship.

Note:Ragging is prohibited as per the Decision of the Supreme Court of India in Writ Petition No. (C) 656/1998. Candidates must maintain an email account and a contact number (Land / Mobile) throughout the selection process