1. For five year Integrated M.Sc. ARTD course: (10+2) in Science stream or vocational Agriculture/Horticulture from a recognized institution/Board with at least 50% marks in both secondary (10th) and (10+2) standard examinations. Appearing students with 50% marks in 10th & class XI may also apply.
2. For Two year M.Sc. ARTD course: B. Sc. in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Forestry/Agriculture and Rural Development with at least 50% marks.
3. For Master of Arts in Rural Development and Management (M.A. in RDM): Graduation in any discipline (Arts,Science, Commerce, Engineering etc.) with 50% marks as aggregate.
4. For one year Diploma in ARD:10+2 in any discipline with at least 45% marks.
1. 5 % relaxation will be made for SC/ST candidates in all courses.
2. Age limit for 5- year Integrated M.Sc. ARTD course not more than 20 years as on 1 July of the respective year (Relaxation of age as per norms).