Doctor of Philosophy (Agri Business) Programme Admission Process

Doctor of Philosophy (Agri Business) Eleven Batch for Session 2021-22

Eligibility: A Post Graduate degree in Agri Business Management or Master's Degree in Business Administration from a ICAR/UGC recognized university with at least 6.5/ 10.0 OGPA (or its equivalent percentage of marks i.e. 65) or equivalent programme are eligible for admission (6.0 OGPA or 60 per cent marks for SC/ST candidates). Candidates with a post graduate qualification in agriculture and its allied sciences with a work experience of a minimum period of five years in an agri-business unit/industry are also eligible for admission to Ph.D. in Agri Business.

Number of Seats: The intake capacity is of two seats.

Reservation of Seats: Two seats for Un-Reserved category
(Reservation of seats is applicable as per government norms)

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 or offline. Candidate has to appear for PhD Admission Test 2021, which is proposed to be held in May, 2021 at IABM, SKRAU, Bikaner. Admission process will be followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Performance of the candidate would be judged by a committee duly approved by the Hon'ble Vice Chancellor. Candidates must maintain a valid e-mail account and a valid contact number (Land / Mobile) throughout the selection process.

Candidates aspiring to join prorgramme will be required to submit an application form available online at website A hard copy of completed application form along with fee of ₹2000 (either through online or demand draft in favor of Director, IABM, SKRAU, Bikaner' payable at Bikaner) should reach at Director, Institute of Agri Business Management, S. K. Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner-334006 on or before 20/03/2021. Last date for filling complete online application form is March, 15, 2021. Candidates must maintain a valid e-mail account and a valid mobile phone number throughout the selection process.

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 to PhD students for teaching assistantship.

(Dr. Madhu Sharma)