Candidates can check the AIPVT Eligibility Criteria 2021 here. The Veterinary Council of India conducts the online centralized counselling for the candidates who want to enrolled for undergraduate Bachelor of Veterinary Science & (B.V.Sc) & Animal Husbandry (A.H) programme into veterinary colleges of participating states.  However, it does not conduct any entrance examination, however, it conducts online counselling on the basis of NEET exam score. The NEET Exam will take place on 1st August 2021.

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Before participating in the counselling procedure of AIPVT 2021, Candidates must go through eligibility criteria set by the Veterinary Council of India. Candidates applying for admission into veterinary college must meet the following eligibility criteria. Hence, read the article carefully to know more the counselling round.

Eligibility Criteria for AIPVT 2021

AIPVT Eligibility Criteria: Following are the main AIPVT 2021 eligibility criteria related to age, citizenship, qualifying examination, qualifying marks and subject combination.


  • Candidates should be Indian Nationals.
  • The candidates from State of Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible for admission to B.V.Sc. & A.H. course under 15% All India quota.

Age Criteria

  • Candidate must have completed the age of 17 years on or before the 31st  December 2021. Further, maximum age should not exceed to 25 years on or before 31.12.2021.
  • A relaxation of 5 years is given to the category candidates.

Qualifying Examination

  • For General category: Candidate must have passed the class 12th with and qualify in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology and English (as a core course) with 50% aggregate marks from the recognized board.
  • For SC/ST/PwD category, a relaxation of 5% is given dedicated for the admission.
  • Lastly, the Candidates must have appeared in NEET exam 2021.

Seat Reservation of AIPVT 2021- AIPVT Eligibility Criteria

AIPVT Seat Reservation: As per the reservation policy of Government of India, a definite number of seats are reserved for the candidates belonging to categories other than general. Hence, the Students claiming reservation are required to produce valid supporting documents in the prescribed format at the time of counselling in order to avail the benefit of AIPVT 2021 reservation of seats. Hence, the reservation of seats for AIPVT for different categories is as follows.

Reservation Of Seats In Veterinary Colleges Under 15% All India Quota

The Seat Reservation is available on the basis of the category. Hence, the AIPVT Seat Reservation 2021 is as follows-

CategoryPercentage of the seat reserved
Scheduled Caste (SC)15%
Scheduled Tribe (ST)7.5%
Other Backward Class (OBC) with the non creamy layer27%
Physically disabled candidates (PWD)5%

Documents Required for AIPVT 2021 Seat Reservation

The candidate should produce the following certificate in original, if applicable, at the allotted College at the time of reporting/admission. Thus, the list of the documents that are required at the time of the document verification.

Category       Required Documents/Certificates
Scheduled Caste(SC)/

Scheduled Tribe(ST)

Candidates who belong to the reserved category must produce their category certificate in English or Hindi.
For OBC (Other Backward Class)

OBC Certificate as per format given in Annexure 3 (available in the official information brochure) should be issued by the Competent Authority and should be in English or Hindi.

If it is in the regional language then it should be translated in English/Hindi and should be attested by Class I Gazetted Officer. Thus, The sub-caste should tally with the Central List of OBC. OBC Candidates should not belong to Creamy layer.

For Physically Handicapped

The disability should be certified by a duly constituted and authorized Medical Board comprising of at least three specialists out of which two should be of 9 the specialty concerned and the candidate has to present him/her self before the Medical Board. Thus, the last valid disability certificate of the candidate from a Medical Board should not be more than three months old from the date of submitting his/her certificate for disabled candidates.

The format of Locomotor Disability Certificate to be produced is given in Annexure 4 (available in the official information brochure).


  • A candidate shall not be allowed admission to BVSc&AH degree course including those admitted under 15% reserved quota of VCI if he or she suffers the following disabilities, namely:-
  • Candidates having a disability of total body including disability of chest or spine more than 50%,
  • disability of lower limb of more than 50%,
  • Students having the disability of upper limb,
  • visually handicapped candidates and those with hearing disability,
  • candidates with progressive diseases like myopathies etc.
  • disabilities which otherwise would interfere in the performance of the duties of a veterinarian.
For Jammu and Kashmir candidatesThe candidates from Jammu & Kashmir who have uploaded Self Declaration claiming their eligibility under 15% All India Quota shall have to submit an affidavit as per Annexure  5 (available in the official information brochure) on Non-Judicial Stamp Paper of Rs. 10/- duly attested by Metropolitan Magistrate/First Class Judicial Magistrate.

Thus, candidates must go through this article once before filling up the application form for AIPVT 2021.  Therefore, the candidates must fill up their respective category while filling up the application form. Thus, the AIPVT Seat Reservation 2021 is very important in the admission process.

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