The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has announced the re-exam date for 23rd ICAR AIEEA 2018. The re-examination dates have been announced for All India Entrance Examination for Admissions for UG, PG and Ph.D. courses. The re-exam for all of these courses is scheduled to be held on August 18 and 19, 2018.
ICAR has made a huge change in the examination. This time the examination will be conducted in offline mode (OMR Based) and the examination and will take place in 56 Examination centers across the country. Only those who have already registered for the entrance exam can appear for the re-examination.
The ICAR earlier conducted the AIEEA 2018 Computer-based test on June 22 and 23, 2018. However, as per the official notification, the entrance exam got canceled due to administrative reason. Actually, a petition was filed by B. Murugavel of Adyar, who raised concern over the gross mismanagement of examination which was conducted in online mode across the country. His daughter was not able to see the questions on the computer screen and that the problem kept surfacing, even after his daughter switched to 12 computers.
Now that the re-exam will be conducted, the candidates will be issued a new admit card for AIEEA 2018. The date for issuance of the admit card has not been announced, however, it shall be available for download online at aieea.net. To download it you need to log in using the details such as Application Number and Password. The admit card for AIEEA 2018 will consist of the details of the exam such as date, timings, and address of the test venue.
ICAR fills about 100% of DU’s seats, namely, Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), and Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE), via this entrance exam.
Besides, agricultural universities across India, 15% of undergraduate seats and 25% of postgraduate seats to be filled via the ICAR AIEEA exam. The exam is also conducted for PhD courses.
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