NTA ICAR AIEEA (Dairy Technology) 2019: AIEEA UG, AIEEA PG, 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 Dairy Technology programme must appear in ICAR AIEEA 2019.

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.

What is Dairy Technology?

A part of the food technology, Dairy Technology is a course that focuses on dairy products and involves processing of milk to produce high-quality products from it. Not only does it give a complete idea of milk processing but students pursuing 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

ICAR AIEEA (Dairy Technology) 2019 Latest Updates –Interested candidates can submit the ICAR AIEEA 2019 applications from 1st to 30th April 2019. The exams for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes would be held on 1st July 2019.

AIEEA 2019 (Dairy Technology) Overview

Exam Name

All India Entrance Examination for Admission

Exam-conducting Authority

Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)




Admission to Dairy Technology course

Who Can Apply

Candidates with 10+2 certificate (50% marks)

Official Website


Exam to be Held

1st July 2019

Different AIEEA Exams


ICAR AIEEA Exam 2019 Important Dates

AIEEA 2019 Events

ICAR AIEEA 2019 Dates (Tentative)

Application form available (UG & PG)

1st April 2019

Last date to submit the application

22nd April 2019

Online correction in the application form

7th to 14th May 2019

e-Admit card available

5th June 2019

AIEEA exam (UG, PG, Ph.D)

1st July 2019

Result declaration

By 17th July 2019


July 2019 (dates to be announced by ICAR)

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2019 Pattern & Syllabus

AIEEA 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus (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 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus (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 2019 Bachelor Degree Programmes

The syllabus for ICAR AIEEA exam is prescribed by ICAR. Candidates can download the complete syllabus from the official ICAR website - icar.org.in. The table here includes some of the topics.






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 2019 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 2019 must be 16 years as on 31st August 2019
  • Those appearing in AIEEA PG 2019 must be 19 years as on 31st August 2019

ICAR AIEEA Exam 2019 Application Process

The ICAR AIEEA application process 2019 has started on 1st April. Eligible and interested students need to complete the registration process before 30th April and keep their hopes alive to study Dairy Technology at the preferred college. The application forms are available only through online mode.

AIEEA Application Form Filling Step by Step Guide -

  • Visit the authorised website of ICAR AIEEA - https://ntaicar.nic.in/.
  • Look for the link AIEEA 2019 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 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 2019 UG Courses Application Fee –


Application Fee (₹)





ICAR AIEEA 2019 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 2019 –

NTA will issue the admit card from 5th June 2019 onwards. It will be available on the official website. 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.

AIEEA Result 2019 –

The NTA ICAR AIEEA result 2019 will be announced by 17th July 2019. It will be uploaded at the official NTA ICAR website. All India merit list will be prepared by the ICAR.

ICAR AIEEA Counselling 2019 –

For admission to Dairy Technology course, candidates must participate in the counselling, which will begin in July. It will be conducted by ICAR only through the online mode. The counselling schedule will be released by ICAR after result declaration.

ICAR AIEEA 2019 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: When will the ICAR AIEEA 2019 Exam be held?

A: It will be conducted on 1st July 2019.

Q: When should candidates expect the AIEEA 2019 notification?

A: The detailed notification was uploaded at the official website on 1st April 2019.

Q: I wish to study Dairy Technology. Can I get direct admission?

A: No. You need to qualify the AIEEA 2019 exam.

Q: When will the application form be available?

A: The National Testing Agency has started the online application process for AIEEA 2019 from 1st April. It will continue till 30th April.

Q: What is the scheme of examination for UG programmes? Is English the only medium of language?

A: There will be 150 objective type questions carrying 600 marks. For every correct answer, candidates will be given 4 marks. The exam will be bilingual - English and Hindi.

Q: Is there negative marking scheme for the wrong answer?

A: Yes, 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

Q: What is ICAR National Talent Scholarship? Who can get it?

A: ICAR entitles National Talent Scholarship through the Agricultural University (AU). Students who get admission on ICAR seat at AU in a state outside their domicile state are eligible to receive the scholarship. Check the link for more information - Click here

Q: I’m from SC category. I have scored just less than 45% in the 12th class. Am I eligible for the exam?

A: Yes, you are.

Q: What should be the minimum marks General Candidates should score to apply for the exam?

A: 50% marks in aggregate for UG courses and 60% marks for PG courses.

Q: How will students get the AIEEA 2019 admit card? Will ICAR send it by post?

A: NTA will not send the admit card by post. Candidates can download the same from the official website using their log-in credentials.

Q: When will AIEEA 2019 result be declared?

A: Results will be declared by 17th July 2019. Candidates can check their results online at the official website.

Q: Can I be briefed about the counselling process? How will it be conducted?

A: The counselling process will totally be online. It will begin in July 2019. However, ICAR will offer seats based on the overall merit rank.


Jayant kumar - July 11, 2019REPLY

Btech in food technology can apply for Mtech in Dairy

Exams Planner - July 12, 2019REPLY

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

Vivek - July 8, 2019REPLY

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

Exams Planner - July 12, 2019REPLY

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

Sachin kumar - June 3, 2019REPLY

Sir pcm me only physic chemistry aur math hi aayega na

Exams Planner - June 12, 2019REPLY

Check out the syllabus above. Mathematics is also included.

Shivanshu Kaushik - April 23, 2019REPLY

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, 2019REPLY

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, 2019REPLY

Questions will be from all the 20 major subject groups.

Kishore goud - January 21, 2019REPLY

I want Pg entrance syllabus