NTA ICAR AIEEA (Dairy Technology) 2021: Exam Dates, Application Form, Syllabus, Result


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 programme must appear in ICAR AIEEA (Dairy Technology) 2021.

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

ICAR 2021 Latest Updates - ICAR NET application process has been extended till 10th May 2021. The notifications for AIEEA UG and PG exam are yet to be released.

What is Dairy Technology?

A part of the 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 analyse 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 2021 (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

To be announced

Different AIEEA Exams

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2021 Important Dates

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

ICAR NET 2021 Events

Important Dates

Application process starts on

5th April 2021

Last date to submit the application

10th May 2021

Availability of e-admit card

To be announced

ICAR NET 2021 exam

21st to 27th June 2021

Result declaration

To be announced

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

AIEEA 2021 Events

ICAR AIEEA 2021 Dates

Application form available (UG, PG, JRF)

May 2021

Last date to submit the application

To be announced

e-Admit card availability

To be announced

AIEEA exam (UG, PG, Ph.D)

To be announced

Result declaration

To be announced


To be announced

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

ICAR NET 2021 Exam Pattern

Check out the complete exam pattern of ICAR NET 2021 issued by the Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board. The official exam dates for the 2021 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 2021 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 2021 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 2021 -

ICAR prescribes the syllabus for ICAR AIEEA 2021 PG programme. 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







Behaviour 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 2021 Eligibility

Nationality –

  • Must be an Indian citizen

Academic Qualifications

  • For UG programmes, 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 2019 can also apply.
  • For PG programmes, students must have held a Bachelor’s Degree in Dairy Technology.

Age Limit –

  • Students appearing in AIEEA UG 2021 must be 16 years as on 31st August 2021.
  • Those appearing in AIEEA PG 2021 must be 19 years as on 31st August 2021.

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2021 Application Process

The ICAR AIEEA UG/PG application process will start tentatively in May 2021. 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 2021 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 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 2021 UG Courses Application Fee –


Application Fee (₹)





ICAR AIEEA 2021 PG Courses Application Fee –


Application Fee (₹)





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

Other Details

AIEEA Admit Card 2021 –

The ICAR AIEEA exam admit 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 authorised 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 centre.

NTA AIEEA Result 2021 –

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the results for AIEEA (UG), AIEEA (PG) 2021 exam. The ICAR AIEEA results 2021 will be made available in the online mode only. To check the AIEEA result 2021, candidates are required to visit the official website of the NTA. Prior to the release of ICAR AIEEA 2021 results, NTA will also release the final answer key of ICAR AIEEA 2021 undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) programmes as well. NTA has not announced the result date yet.

NTA ICAR AIEEA Result 2021 - How to Download

  • Visit the official website - ntaicar.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 2021 –

Candidates declared as qualified in the ICAR AIEEA 2021 results are eligible to attend the ICAR AIEEA 2021 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.
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
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