OUAT Entrance Exam 2022: Pattern, Dates, Eligibility and Results

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OUAT - Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology

Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) is situated in the city of Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India in the year 1962. OUAT is one of the oldest agricultural universities in the country. It is dedicated to agriculture-related research and education. Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology has 11 constituent colleges. Annually, Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology conducts its own entrance exam for Undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate level courses into the stream of Agriculture, Horticulture, Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Fishery Science, Home Science & Forestry. In this blog, we will explore everything about OUAT from its eligibility to the application process, courses, etc.

OUAT Entrance Exam Highlights

Conducting Authority Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Administration
Exam Frequency Annual
Examination Type Entrance Exam
Level of Courses UG, PG, Ph.D.
Mode of Exam Online
Website http://www.ouat.nic.in
Popular Courses Agriculture & Forestry

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OUAT Entrance Exam 2022 Important Dates

Events Undergraduate Courses Master and Doctoral Courses
Application Form Release May 2022 August 2022
Application Form Submission June 2022 September 2022
Admit Card Release July 2022 October 2022
Exam Date 2nd week of August 2022 Last week of October 2022
Result Out September 2022 (Tentative) November 2022 (Tentative)

OUAT Application Process

There are two forms – A & B that has to be filled by the applicants. Here is the step to fill both forms:

  1. Visit the official website
  2. Click on the registration tab & fill in your mobile number & email address.
  3. You will receive an OTP on the registered mobile number for verification.
  4. Now fill in your personal details.
  5. Upload the documents (signature & photograph)
  6. Select your exam centers
  7. Pay the required application fee
  8. Click on submit to complete the application procedure.

The above-mentioned steps were for Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology application form A. Applicants have to fill another application form, Form B after appearing for the exam. This application form is required for the counselling rounds: 

  1. Fill in the required information (i.e. address, category certificate, academic qualification)
  2. After uploading the documents, click on submit to complete the application form.
  3. Take a printout for future reference.

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OUAT Entrance Exam Application Fee

Applicants have to pay some amount as an application fee. Applicants can pay through debit/credit card or net banking: 

Undergraduate courses Rs 1000
Postgraduate & Ph.D. courses Rs 1400

OUAT Admission Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are always advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam to avoid any rejection in the future. Here is eligibility criteria for different courses at Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology: 

Course OUAT Eligibility
Undergraduate Courses Mandatory Subjects in Class 12 Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology Cleared class 12 with a minimum of 50%
Postgraduate Courses Bachelor degree in related field with minimum 50%
Ph. D Courses Postgraduate degree in related field with minimum 55%

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OUAT Courses

There are various courses offered under OUAT at different levels. Here is the list of all courses: 

Undergraduate Courses Postgraduate Courses Ph. D Courses
B. Sc. Agriculture
B.Sc. Home Science
B.Sc. Horticulture
B.Sc. Forestry
B.V.Sc. and A.H.
B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering
M.Sc. Botany
M.Sc. Zoology
M.Sc. Chemistry
M.Sc. Physics
M.Sc. Mathematics
M.Sc. Biotechnology
M.Sc. Microbiology
M.Sc. Computer ScienceMCA
MBA Agriculture-Business Management
M.Sc. Bioinformatics

OUAT Entrance Exam Pattern

Before appearing for an exam, it is important that applicants know about the exam pattern. There is no official notification released by the authority regarding the latest exam pattern, We are mentioning last year’s exam pattern for reference. Here is the exam pattern of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology exam: 

OUAT UG Type of questions MCQ
OUAT UG Maximum Marks 200
OUAT  Exam Mode Offline
OUAT UG Exam Duration 2 Hours
OUAT UG Sections in Exam 4 SectionsPhysicsChemistryMathematicsMental Ability
OUAT Marking Scheme 1 mark for each correct answer
OUAT Negative Marking No Negative Marking
OUAT PG & Ph.D. Maximum Marks 100
OUAT PG & Ph.D. Type of Questions 40 – MCQs40 – Short Word Answers

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OUAT Entrance Exam Syllabus

Knowing about the entrance exam syllabus helps applicants to evaluate his/her strong topics & topics that require more effort at the time of preparation. In UG Courses question papers consist of topics studied at the secondary level. In PG Courses question paper consist of topics, applicants have studied at bachelor level & same is for PhD courses. Here is the syllabus of the OUAT Exam: 

Physics Chemistry Mathematics Biology
Properties of Solids and Liquids
Oscillations and Waves
Experimental Skills
Work Energy and Power
Communication Systems
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
Rotational Energy
States of Matter
Atomic Structure
P-Block Element
Environmental Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
S-Block Elements
D and F-Block Elements
Principles Related to Practical Chemistry
Sets, Relations, and Functions
Binomial Theorem and its Simple Application
Sequence and Series
Coordinate Geometry
Statistics and Probability
Vector Algebra
Mathematical Reasoning
Three-Dimensional Geometry
Limit Continuity and Differentiability
Permutations and Combinations
Integral Calculus
Ecology and Environment
Biology and Human Welfare
Biotechnology and its Applications
Genetics and Evolution

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OUAT Entrance Exam Centers

Applicants have to select the exam centers at the time of filling up the application form. OUAT is conducted in the state of Orissa. Here is the list of all exam centers.

  • Angul
  • Balangir
  • Balasore
  • Baragarh
  • Baripada
  • Berhampur
  • Bhadrak
  • Bhawanipatna
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Boudh
  • Cuttack
  • Deogarh
  • Dhenkanal
  • Jagatsinghpur
  • Kendrapara
  • Keonjhar
  • Nabarangpur
  • Paralakhemundi
  • Rayagada
  • Sonepur
  • Khurda
  • Nayagarh
  • Phulbani
  • Rourkela
  • Malkangiri
  • Nuapada
  • Puri
  • Sambalpur

Contact Details

  • Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar-751003, Odisha, India.
  • Email: registrarouat@gmail.]com
  • PBX Phone -: (0674)-2397970/2397818/ 2397719/ 2397669 / 2397719 / 2397919 / 2397868

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OUAT Entrance Exam Admit Card 

The OUAT Admit Card is released a few weeks before the date of examination. Here are the steps to download the OUAT Admit card.

  1. Go to the official website of OUAT
  2. Click on the admit card notification link.
  3. Log in using your application no., date of birth & Mobile number.
  4. Tap on the admit card option & admit card will be displayed on your screen.
  5. Take two printouts of the admit card.

Without the admit card, no student will be allowed to enter the OUAT examination center. Check the details on your admit card, if there is any incorrect information raise a ticket to the concerned department. Also, carry a valid identification card on the day of the exam along with an OUAT admit card.

Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Participating Institutions

After clearing the OUAT entrance exam & selection procedure. Applicants are eligible for admission into Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar. It is the second oldest university for agriculture in India established in 1962. Here is the list of colleges associated with the University.

  • College of Agriculture, Bhubaneswar
  • College of Agriculture, Chiplima, Sambalpur
  • College of Agriculture, Bhawanipatna 
  • College of Forestry, Bhubaneswar 
  • College of Horticulture, Chipilima, Sambalpur
  • College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Bhubaneswar
  • College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology (CAET), Bhubaneswar
  • College of Fisheries, Rangeilunda, Brahmapur
  • College of Basic Science and Humanities Bhubaneswar
  • College of Home Science, Bhubaneswar
  • Center for Post-Graduate Studies, Bhubaneswar


Is there any negative marking in OUAT?

No, there is no negative marking in OUAT.

Is the OUAT exam just for UG courses?

No, the OUAT exam is for PG, UG & Ph.D. courses as well.

Are the courses under OUAT part-time?

No, all courses are full-time.

The OUAT application mode is online.

Is there any application correction window after the application form of OUAT is submitted?

No, there is no correction window.

What is the amount of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology PG applications?

Rs.1400/- is the application fee for OUAT PG courses.

We hope this blog was helpful & now you know everything about OUAT. If you are planning to study abroad & need some help our experts & counsellors. You may enlist the assistance of Leverage Edu specialists to assist you with the application process so that you can realize your goals. Call us immediately at 1800 57 2000 for a free 30-minute counselling session. For the latest updates around study blogs, you can follow us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook & also subscribe to our newsletter.

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