OUAT 2019: The Admit Card has been released for all the registered candidates on 7th May 2019. Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology will conduct a University level exam known as OUAT 2019 on 19th May 2019. Candidates appearing for the entrance examination will be granted admission in various UG and other agriculture-related courses within the state of Orissa. There are a number of fields in which an applicant can apply for admission through OUAT. These fields include Agriculture, Horticulture, Computer Science and Application, Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Veterinary Science, Animal Husbandry, Fishery Science, Community Science, and Forestry. There are total 9 colleges which offer near around 665 seats for admission.
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OUAT 2019 Admit Card is available from 7th May 2019. Make sure you download the admit card before the examination date.
The examination date has been changed. OUAT 2019 exam will be now conducted on 19th May 2019.
OUAT 2019 exam will be conducted for 2 hours across 24 cities of Orissa on 26th May 2019 and it will be of 200 marks. The exam will be based on the syllabus of class 12th level. Applicants who have filled an application form will be issued with an admit card. Candidates will be able to check their result on the official website. After an announcement of the result, the university will also publish the merit list and organize counselling on the basis of this merit list.
Overview of OUAT
Candidates can refer to the brief overview related to OUAT 2019 illustrated in the table below:
|Name of the Entrance Examination||Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Common Entrance Test|
|Commonly Known as||OUAT Exam|
|Exam Conducting Body||Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology|
|Mode of Exam||Offline mode – Pen and Paper based exam|
|Mode of Application||Online mode|
|Total number of Participating Institutes||9|
|Total number of Seat Available||665 approx|
Courses Offered Through OUAT
Candidates appearing for OUAT 2019 examination can apply for admission in various undergraduate courses and they are listed below:
- Agricultural Engineering and Technology
- Computer Science and Application
- Veterinary Science
- Animal Husbandry
- Community Science
- Fishery Science
OUAT 2019 Exam Dates
The concerned authorities will be responsible for deciding and declaring the schedule related to OUAT 2019. The schedule will consist of several dates and applicants who wish to apply for the exam must enlighten themselves with all these dates.
The table below shows tentative dates related to the OUAT 2019 examination:
|1||Releasing of Application Form-A||21st February 2019|
|2||Final date to submit the Application Form-A||2nd April 2019|
|3||Editing in Application Form-A||3rd to 5th April 2019|
|4||Releasing of Admit card||7th-19th May 2019|
|5||OUAT 2019 Examination||19th May 2019 (10:30 am to 12:30 pm)|
|6||Declaration of Result||13th June 2019|
|7||Releasing of Application Form-B||18th to 29th June 2019|
|9||Editing in Application Form-B||1st to 7th July 2019|
|11||Availability of Intimation-cum-Rank Card||16th July 2019|
|12||Commencement of Counselling and Admission Process||20th, 22nd to 26th July 2019|
|13||Admission of State Govt. Sponsored Candidates||29th July 2019|
|14||Commencement of Orientation Programme||31st July 2019|
|15||Starting of Academic Session||1st August 2019|
|16||Online Application For Spot||29th July to 1st August 2019|
|17||Availability of Online Intimation Letter for Spot Admission||5th August 2019|
|18||Starting of Spot Counselling and Admission||8th August 2019|
OUAT Eligibility Criteria
Candidate must meet and check the OUAT Eligibility Criteria 2019. The admission authority will allow only eligible candidates to take part in the application process and to appear for the entrance examination. The eligibility criteria of OUAT 2019 comprises various parameters and the candidate must satisfy each of these parameters.
The eligibility criteria are described below as prescribed by Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology:
- Applicants must hold the citizenship of India
- Foreign candidates can also apply but the admission process for them will be different as from the candidates of India.
- The birth date of the appearing aspirant must have fallen on or before 31st December, 2001 which means the age of an aspirant must be 17 years or above on 31st December, 2019.
- Applicants who have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% in class 12th or equivalent examination are eligible for OUAT 2019 examination.
- Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category must have scored at least 40%
- Aspirants who desire to take admission in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry and Community Science must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology in class 12th or equivalent examination.
- Applicants who want to take admission in Agriculture Engineering and Technology, and Computer Science and Application must have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in class 12th.
- Candidates applying for admission in Fishery must have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in class 12th
Applicants who want admission in Forestry course must qualify the Physical Endurance Test which consists of following parameters:
- For General category Male candidates – 163 cm or above whereas for SC/ST category Male candidates – at least 152 cm
- For General category Female candidates – 150 cm or above whereas for SC/ST category Female candidates – at least 145 cm
- Male candidates – 79 cm to 84 cm
- Female candidates – 74 cm to 79 cm
- There will be a minimum of 5 cm expansion for both male and female candidates.
PHYSICAL CAPACITY FOR FAST WALKING FOR 4 HOURS
- Male candidates – 25 km
- Female candidates – 14 km
OUAT Selection Procedure
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology comprise of 2 stages for OUAT Selection Procedure 2019 and they are Entrance Examination and Interview. Thus, aspirants who qualify both these stages will be shortlisted and granted admission in various participating institutes. The shortlisted candidates who pass both the stages have to attend the Counselling process for verification of documents. The final merit list for the qualified applicants will be released by the Gujarat High Court Board after the completion of a selection procedure of OUAT 2019. Candidates then have to check their names if present or not in the merit list and follow the instructions of OUAT Examination Board.
OUAT 2019 Application Form
The exam conducting body had released two OUAT Application Form 2019 namely Application Form-A and Application Form-B. The first application form was made available in order to apply for the exam and the second application form was made available after appearing for the exam. The application form has been released as per the dates provided in the table above.
The Application Form of OUAT 2019 had to be filled with all the required details which included a number of steps that are explained below:
Step 1 – Visit the official website of the university and start the registration process.
Step 2 – Fill the Application Form-A with all the required. Candidates were also supposed to select 3 exam centres while filling the form.
Step 3 – Submit the Application Form-A
Step 4 – Candidates then had to upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in a specified format in Application Form-B. The table below illustrates the format for scanned images:
|Photograph of the candidate||200 cm x 150 cm||20 KB – 50 KB||JPG/JPEG|
|Signature of the candidate||100 cm x 150 cm||10 KB – 20 KB||JPG/JPEG|
Step 5 – Now submit the Application Form-B
Step 6 – The candidate received login id, password and application number on their registered email id or on valid contact number.
Step 7 – A application fee of Rs. 1200 had to deposited by an applicant either in online mode or offline mode.
OUAT 2019 Admit Card
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology has issued the OUAT Admit Card 2019 on the official website. Aspirants can access and download the admit card from 7th May 2019 till the examination date by using their user id and password. No candidate will receive the admit card via post or on their registered email id. Admit Card of OUAT 2019 will act as an important document because candidates without an admit card will not be allowed to enter the examination hall and appear for the exam. There will be a number of information imprinted on the admit card which includes details about an appearing applicant and also of the entrance examination. The OUAT 2019 Admit Card will also contain a number of instructions regarding the entrance exam.
Aspirants are advised to carry any of the id proofs along with the admit card among the following listed proofs:
- School or College ID card
- Aadhar Card
- Pan Card
- Voter ID
- Driving License
NOTE – If there is any discrepancy in the admit card then the candidate must immediately inform the concerned authorities and get it rectified before the day of an entrance exam. Candidates can contact on the following numbers:
Common Service Center No. – 9078570345
Asst. Registrar (Academic) – 0674-2397970 (111/218)
OUAT 2019 Exam Pattern
Applicants must be aware of the OUAT Exam Pattern 2019 and they can refer to the information given below:
- The examination will be of total 200 marks
- OUAT 2019 will cover the following subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology and English
- There will be multiple choice questions in the examination
- The entrance examination will be conducted for 2 hours.
- The question paper will be in the English language only.
- No negative marking will be done
The table below displays the marks distribution among the different subjects:
|Name of the Subject||Marks Distribution|
OUAT 2019 Syllabus
Applicants must check the official website of the university as OUAT Syllabus 2019 will be available there. Candidates are advised to download the syllabus and begin their preparation for the exam. The syllabus will include these subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, and English. Syllabus of OUAT 2019 will be based on Class 11th and 12th level and comprise of following topics:
Dynamics of particles, rotational motion, heat and thermodynamics, thermodynamics, radiation, waves, wave optics, electrostatics, Kirchhoff’s laws, magnetic effects of current, electromagnetic induction, alternating current, electromagnetic waves, photoelectric effect and matter waves, semi conduction devices.
Structure of atom, periodic table and periodicity in property, chemical bonding and molecular structure, redox reaction, chemical equilibrium, chemical kinetics, ionic equilibrium, acids and bases, energetic, colloidal state of matter, metals, s- block elements, d- block elements, valence of carbon and hybridization, structure and reactivity, pyrolysis, organo-metallic compound, saturated hydrocarbons, organic chemistry based on functional groups A, organic chemistry based on functional groups B, Aliphatic amines, aromatic compounds, synthesis and natural polymers, chemistry in action.
Algebra of complex number, relations and functions, matrices, vector, coordinate geometry, parabola, three-dimensional geometry, probability, functions, limit continuity, differentiability, derivatives, application of derivatives, successive differentiation, methods of integration, integration of functions, definite integral, quadrature.
Unity of life, continuity of life, plant psychology, environmental biology, botany and human welfare, invertebrates, vertebrates.
OUAT Preparation Tips
There are some OUAT Preparation Tips 2019 for candidates so that they can prepare themselves for the exam. These preparation tips are listed below:
- Applicants can take help from the NCERT books of class 11th and 12th in order to prepare for the OUAT exam.
- Candidates can refer to books available in pdf format and also EBooks which are available online. EBooks are very easy and portable.
- An aspirant must practice from previous years question papers. These papers will provide ideas about the questions asked in the exam, Therefore, aspirants can prepare well through previous years papers.
OUAT 2019 Exam Centres
There are total 24 OUAT Exam Centers 2019 within the state of Orissa where the examination will be conducted. Applicants will be given an opportunity to select at most 3 exam centres as per their convenience while filling the application form. The exam conducting body will allot the exam centres to candidates. The centre once allotted will not be changed under any situation. There might be a chance where an aspirant will be allotted with the Exam Centre of OUAT 2019 other than the selected if there will no vacancy.
Various OUAT 2019 Exam Centres are mentioned below:
OUAT 2019 Answer Key
OUAT Answer Key 2019 will be published by Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology. The university will release the preliminary answer key first. Aspirants can access the answer key via online mode on the official website soon after the conclusion of the exam. The Answer Key of OUAT 2019 contains all the correct responses of the questions that will be asked in the OUAT 2019 exam. With the help of an answer key, applicants will be able to evaluate their expected scores even before the declaration of result. Therefore, candidates who have appeared in the exam eagerly wait for OUAT 2019 Answer Key.
OUAT Cutoff 2019
Orissa University will release OUAT Cutoff 2019 for various courses offered by the university in order to grant admission to students. The cutoff will be available only via online mode on the official website of the university. The cutoff of OUAT 2019 is the minimum qualifying marks required by aspirants in order to get admission. Therefore, candidates who desire for admission must score above or equal to the released Cutoff. If applicants fail to meet the OUAT 2019 Cutoff then they will be disqualified from taking admission. The University will also publish the Merit Lista after releasing the Cutoff. Based on this merit list, candidates will be invited to participate in the Counselling process.
OUAT 2019 Result
The concerned authority will announce OUAT Result 2019 on 13th June 2019. The result will be available on the admission portal and will be available in the form of the scorecard. Candidates will be able to check their result by logging in using their application number, contact number, and date of birth. The admission authority advises all aspirants to take a print out of their Result of OUAT 2019 for future admission formalities.
OUAT 2019 Merit List
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology will release the OUAT Merit List 2019. This list will be published soon after the declaration of result. The merit list will contain the names of all the qualified aspirants of OUAT 2019 examination. The names will be in the order of score obtained by candidates and this score will be valid for only one year.
The score of candidates will be evaluated based on the academics and entrance exam as prescribed in the table below:
|Performance in class 10th or equivalent exam||25%|
|Performance in class 12th or equivalent exam||25%|
|OUAT 2019 Exam||50%|
OUAT 2019 Counselling
The exam conducting body will organize the OUAT Counselling 2019 for all the qualified candidates whose names will be mentioned in the merit list. The counselling process will commence from 20th July 2019. Applicants must report in person along with their parents or guardian to the notified venues at the specified date and time. At the time of Counselling of OUAT 2019, aspirants are advised to carry their original documents for verification purpose. Upon successful verification, seats will be allotted to applicants based on their merit, availability of seats and course selected for admission. If candidates want to confirm the allotted seat then they have to pay a requisite tuition fee. Also, candidates have to report to the allotted college to finish the admission formalities.
Documents required at time of OUAT Counselling 2019
Aspirants have to carry a number of documents for verification and they are listed below:
- OUAT 2019 Admit Card
- OUAT 2019 Scorecard
- Class 10th Mark sheet
- Class 12th Mark sheet
- Passing Certificate
- Transfer or Leaving Certificate from Institute last attended
- Migration Certificate
- Caste or Category certificate (For SC/ST categories)
- Proof of date of birth
- Certificate of Physical Fitness
- Passport sized colored photographs
There are total 9 OUAT Participating Institutes 2019 which grants admission under various courses offered by Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology. These participating institutes are mentioned below:
- College of Agriculture, Bhubaneswar
- College of Agriculture, Bhawanipatna
- College of Agriculture, Chiplima
- College of Forestry, Bhubaneswar
- College of Horticulture, Chiplima
- College of Fisheries, Rangeilunda
- College of Community Science, Bhubaneswar
- College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Bhubaneswar
- College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar
OUAT Seat Matrix 2019
The various participating institutes offer near around 665 seats for admission to candidates appearing for OUAT 2019 exam. The table below displays the OUAT Seat Matrix 2019 but this matrix is as per the last year’s record. If there will be any reduction or addition in the seats for this year then it will be updated on the official website of the University.
|Participating Institutes||Number of Seats Available|
|College of Agriculture, Bhubaneswar||211|
|College of Agriculture, Bhawanipatna||60|
|College of Agriculture, Chiplima||60|
|College of Forestry, Bhubaneswar||60|
|College of Horticulture, Chiplima||60|
|College of Fisheries, Rangeilunda||40|
|College of Community Science, Bhubaneswar||32|
|College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Bhubaneswar||80|
|College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar||60|