NTA ICAR AIEEA (Dairy Technology) 2022: Answer Key(Released), Application Form, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Result

Last Modified on : 18 Jul 2024

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has given the responsibility of conducting the All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA) to various undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses offered by the leading agricultural universities to the National Testing Agency (NTA). AIEEA is the qualifying exam to pursue courses like Horticulture, Forestry, Food Nutrition and Dietetics, Dairy Technology, Agricultural Engineering, Fisheries, Agriculture, Community Science (also known as Home Science), Sericulture and Food Technology. ICAR administers the exam once a year. Candidates looking to pursue the Dairy Technology program must appear in ICAR AIEEA (Dairy Technology) 2022.

The National Talent Scholarship will be given to candidates on the basis of their All India Rank on the merit list. And ICAR – JRF will be awarded to PG merit holders.

ICAR 2022 Latest Updates

- The answer key was AIEEA UG was released on 21st September 2022. The Exam was conducted on the 13th, 14th, and 15th of September 2022.

- The last date to submit the forms is 19th August 2022.

- The application forms were made available from 20th July 2022. 

- The notifications for AIEEA UG and PG exam was released. 

What is Dairy Technology?

A part of food technology, Dairy Technology is a course that focuses on dairy products and involves the processing of milk to produce high-quality products from it. Not only does it give a complete idea of milk processing, but students pursuing the Dairy Technology course would also understand the manufacturing process for its by-products, usage of dairy processing equipment, keep a check on quality and analyze production units like ice cream and dairy plants.

Dairy Technology Branches/Subjects -

  • Dairy Biotechnology
  • Food Biotechnology
  • Cheese and Fermented Dairy Products
  • Dairy Engineering
  • Food and Industrial Biotechnology
  • Packaging of Dairy Products
  • Food Engineering
  • Traditional Indian dairy products
  • Milk Production Management
  • Fat Rich Dairy Products
  • Materials and Design of Dairy equipment

AIEEA 2022 (Dairy Technology) - Overview

Exam Name

All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA)

Exam-conducting Authority

National Testing Agency (NTA)




Admission to Dairy Technology course and other allied courses

Who Can Apply

Candidates with a 10+2 certificate (50% marks)

Official Website



Exam to be Held

The dates are yet to be announced

Different AIEEA Exams

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ICAR AIEEA Exam 2022 Important Dates

The important dates of the ICAR AIEEA UG, PG, and ICAR NET exams are mentioned below:

AIEEA 2022 Events

Important Dates

The application process starts for (UG, PG, JRF)

20th July 2022

Last date to submit the application

26th August 2022

Correction Window

28th to 31st August 2022

Availability of e-admit card

To be announced

AIEEA 2022 exam

13th, 14th, and 15th September 2022 (UG)

20th September 2022 (PG)

Result declaration

To be announced

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The dates for AIEEA exams for UG, PG & PhD are not announced yet.

ICAR NET 2022 Events

ICAR NET 2022 Dates

Application form available 

To be announced

Last date to submit the application

To be announced

e-Admit card availability

To be announced

ICAR NET Exam Date

To be announced

Result declaration

To be announced


To be announced

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ICAR AIEEA Exam 2022 Pattern & Syllabus

ICAR NET 2022 Exam Pattern

Check out the complete exam pattern of ICAR NET 2022 issued by the Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board. The official exam dates for the 2022 session have not been declared yet.

  • Exam Mode: Computer-Based Test
  • Language: English and Hindi
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Total Questions: 150 questions each
  • Total Marks: 150 marks (4 marks per question)
  • Question Type: Objective type

AIEEA 2022 Exam Pattern (UG)

The National Testing Agency will conduct the exam in computer-based mode. It will be bilingual – English and Hindi. Students will have 150 minutes to answer 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).

  • Exam Mode: Computer-Based Test
  • Language: English and Hindi
  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Total Questions: 150 questions (50 in each section)
  • Total Marks: 600 marks (4 marks per question)
  • Question Type: Objective type
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks for the right answer
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for the wrong answer

AIEEA 2022 Exam Pattern (PG)

  • Exam Mode: Computer-Based Test
  • Language: English only
  • Duration: 150 minutes
  • Total Questions: 160 questions
  • Total Marks: 640
  • Question Type: Objective type
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks for the right answer.
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark is deducted for the wrong answer

Syllabus for ICAR AIEEA 2022 -

ICAR prescribes the syllabus for ICAR AIEEA 2022 PG program. Candidates can easily download the AIEEA PG syllabus for all major and sub-subjects from the official website.






Physical World and Measurement

States of Matter: Gases and Liquids

The Living  World

Sets and Functions



Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry

Origin  and Evolution  of Life

Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry

Agrometeorology,  Genetics and Plant Breeding,  Biochemistry and Microbiology

Laws of Motion


Application  of Biology



Current Electricity

Chemical Bonding  and Molecular Structure

Unit  of Life


Livestock Production



Diversity  of Life

Coordinate  Geometry


Motion  of System of Particles and Rigid  Body

Solid  State

Continuity  of Life

Linear Programming

Crop Production

Electromagnetic Induction  and Alternating Currents

Classification of Elements and Periodicity  in Properties

Organisms and Environment



Properties of Bulk  Matter


Multicellularity:  Structure and Function -Plant Life

Statistics & Probability


Work, Energy  and Power



Mathematical Reasoning







Behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory

Preparation and properties of some important compounds




Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism

Redox Reactions





Chemical Kinetics





Structure of Atom




Electromagnetic waves

Organic ChemistrySome Basic Principles and Techniques




Oscillations and Waves


Multicellularity:  Structure and Function -Animal  Life



Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

Group  14 elements




Communication Systems

s-Block Elements (Alkali  and Alkaline  earth metals)Group  1 and Group  2 elements




Atoms & Nuclei

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements




Electronic Devices

Surface Chemistry





Group  16 elements





Some p-Block Elements General Introduction  to p-Block Elements:  Group  13 elements





p-Block Elements Group  15 elements





Haloalkanes and Haloarenes





Alcohols,  Phenols and Ethers





Group  17 elements










Coordination  Compounds










Group  18 elements





Aldehydes,  Ketones and Carboxylic Acids





Organic compounds containing  Nitrogen





d and f Block Elements





Chemistry in Everyday  life





Environmental  Chemistry




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ICAR AIEEA Exam 2022 Eligibility

Nationality –

  • Must be an Indian citizen

Academic Qualifications

  • For UG programs, candidates should have done Class 12th with the combination of Physics, Mathematics, Biology or Agriculture and Chemistry (50% marks in aggregate). Reserved category candidates should have scored 40% marks in aggregate. Candidates appearing in the Class XII exam in 2022 can also apply.
  • For PG programs, students must have held a Bachelor’s Degree in Dairy Technology.

Age Limit –

  • Students appearing in AIEEA UG 2022 must be 16 years as on 31st August 2022.
  • Those appearing in AIEEA PG 2022 must be 19 years as on 31st August 2022.

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2022 Application Process

The ICAR AIEEA UG/PG application process started on 20th July 2022. Eligible and interested students need to complete the registration process before the last date. The application forms will be available only through online mode.

AIEEA Application Form Filling Step by Step Guide -

  • Visit the official website of ICAR AIEEA.
  • Look for the link AIEEA 2022 Registration. Click on the link as per the course level - UG, PG, Doctorate.
  • Click on the ‘Apply’ button.
  • Follow the process to complete the registration. Provide information such as your full name, mobile number, email ID, etc.
  • You will receive log-in credentials in the registered email ID.
  • Now, log in again and fill in the remaining details (Personal Details, Basic Details, Academic Details, etc.)
  • Upload the scanned copies of the signature and photo (keeping the prescribed specifications)
  • Remit the application fee using the debit card, credit card, net banking, etc.
  • Choose “I agree to abide by the rules and regulations governing the examination as contained in the Information Bulletin, which I have duly studied and understood thoroughly
  • Take a print of the confirmation page after successful application submission.

ICAR AIEEA 2022 UG Courses Application Fee –


Application Fee (₹)





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ICAR AIEEA 2022 PG Courses Application Fee –


Application Fee (₹)





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Processing charges and GST are to be paid by the candidates for both UG and PG applications.

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2022 Other Details

AIEEA Admit Card 2022 –

The ICAR AIEEA exam admits card will be released on the official website of the national-level science entrance exam. Candidates can download ICAR AIEEA UG, PG admit card by providing login details such as application number and date of birth.

Those who have successfully submitted the applications are suggested to log on to the authorized website and use the log-in credentials (application number and DOB) to download the admit card. Take a printout of the same. Carry the admit card to the examination center.

NTA AIEEA Result 2022 –

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the results for AIEEA (UG), AIEEA (PG) 2022 exams. The ICAR AIEEA results in 2022 will be made available in the online mode only. To check the AIEEA result 2022, candidates are required to visit the official website of the NTA. Prior to the release of ICAR AIEEA 2022 results, NTA will also release the final answer key for ICAR AIEEA 2022 undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) programs as well. NTA has not announced the result date yet.

NTA ICAR AIEEA Result 2022 - How to Download

  • Visit the official website - https://icar.nta.nic.in.
  • Click on the link for ‘AIEEA ICAR result’.
  • The NTA ICAR AIEEA result will appear on the screen.
  • The result has been released subject-wise in the form of a PDF.
  • Check and download the same for future reference.

NTA ICAR AIEEA offers admission to more than 15,000 UG and 11,000 PG seats across 75 agricultural universities, including 64 State Agricultural, Veterinary, Horticultural and Fisheries Universities (SAUs), 4 ICAR-DUs, viz. IARI, IVRI, NDRI and CIFE, 4 Central Universities (CUs) having Faculty of Agriculture (BHU, AMU, Viswa Bharati and Nagaland University) and 3 Central Agricultural Universities (CAU, Imphal, Dr. RPCAU, Pusa and RLBCAU, Jhansi).

ICAR AIEEA Counselling 2022 –

Candidates declared as qualified in the ICAR AIEEA 2022 results are eligible to attend the ICAR AIEEA 2022 counselling process, which includes registering for counselling, choice filling, and locking and seat allotment. Candidates are allotted seats to different Universities under ICAR on a merit-cum-preference basis, along with considering the availability of seats at the particular institute/university. The complete counselling schedule will be updated soon.


Jayant kumar, July 11, 2019

Btech in food technology can apply for Mtech in Dairy

Exams Planner, July 12, 2019

Yes, for M.Tech. in Dairy Technology/Dairy Engineering.

Vivek, July 8, 2019

Can I submit my resume certificate at the time of counseling at icar if I had not done any corrections

Exams Planner, July 12, 2019

You must check this out with the exam conducting authority through the helpline numbers.

Sachin kumar, June 3, 2019

Sir pcm me only physic chemistry aur math hi aayega na

Exams Planner, June 12, 2019

Check out the syllabus above. Mathematics is also included.

Shivanshu Kaushik, April 23, 2019

How many seats are available for general category students for masters (PG) in dairy technology and what is the syllabus for masters as it is not mentioned above

pavan, February 6, 2019

i want to appear for ICAR PG exam in dairy technology. i have a doubt regarding exam question paper. i.e. will the 150 questions from dairy or remaining courses like plant biotech, horticulture agriculture etcc

Exams Planner, February 15, 2019

Questions will be from all the 20 major subject groups.

Kishore goud , January 21, 2019

I want Pg entrance syllabus