Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is going to conduct the All India Entrance Examination for Admission (AIEEA) 2021 on September 07, 08, 13 and 17, 2021. While the AIEEA 2021 UG exam is scheduled for the first three days i.e Sep 07, 08, 13, the PG and PhD exams shall be conducted on the last date i.e Sep 17. Registration for the same has already begun on the official website icar.nta.ac.in. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the entrance exam latest by August 20, 2021, 5:00 pm. Similarly, the deadline to pay the application fee is August 20, 2021, up to 11:50 pm. The window for form correction for all three courses will open from August 23 to August 26, 2021. Candidates must remember to complete all registration formalities only through the online mode within the prescribed deadline.
Here is the quick 4-step process to fill the ICAR AIEEA 2021 Application Form:
Step 1: Apply for the online registration process using a valid and personal email ID as well as the mobile number on the official website icar.nta.ac.in.
Step 2: Fill the online application and on completion, note down the system generated application number.
Step 3: Upload scanned images of photograph, signature and thumb impression. These documents are to be uploaded in JPG or JPEG format as per the dimensions mentioned.
Step 4: Pay the prescribed application fee using one of the online payment portals such as Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking or UPI.
Candidates must make sure that the confirmation page is generated after paying the application fee. In case this page is not generated, aspirants must carry out the transaction again. It is advised that the candidates take the print-out or download a copy of the confirmation page for future use. Additionally, candidates must remember that all four steps can be completed at separate times. However, it is always advised to complete the registration process in one go, in a streamlined manner.
National Testing Agency (NTA), the conducting body of AIEEA 2021 has also specified the application fee charges for the entrance exam. These charges are different for UG, PG and PhD aspirants and also for the category to which a candidate belongs. For AIEEA (UG) 2021, general category candidates must pay Rs.770 whereas OBC, NCL, IPS or EWS category candidates have to pay Rs.750 as an application fee. Similarly, SC, ST, PwD and Transgender candidates must pay Rs.375 to apply for the entrance exam.
For AIEEA (PG) 2021, general category candidates must pay Rs.1120 whereas OBC, NCL, IPS or EWS category candidates have to pay Rs.1100 as an application fee. On the other hand, SC, ST, PwD and Transgender candidates must pay Rs.550 to apply for the entrance exam.
In the case of AIEEA (PhD) 2021, general category candidates must pay Rs.1820 whereas OBC, NCL, IPS or EWS category candidates have to pay Rs.1800 as an application fee. Similarly, SC, ST, PwD and Transgender candidates must pay Rs.900 to apply for the entrance exam. Aspirants must remember that these fee charges are not inclusive of GST and applicable processing charges. They are to be separately paid by the candidates as per the chosen payment gateway.