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Q. 1 DO we have any provision for admissions to wards of NRI (Non resident Indian)

Yes. 2 seats have been approved for the wards of Non resident Indians (NRI) in Under graduate program of B.V.Sc & AH and 2 for foreign nationals.

Q.2 Who are eligible for NRI seats?

Only the wards of Non resident Indians are eligible.

Q.3 Do wards of NRI need to sit in entrance test?

No. No. They have to apply directly through their embassy

Q.4 What is the fee structure for NRI wards?

Mentioned in the prospectus uploaded on the university web site every year.

Q.5: When does the academic session start in the college?

Academic session normally starts in August and admissions are made by the end of July every year.

Q.6: What is the criteria of selection in the college?

Selection for admission to B.V.Sc & AH is made through Combined Entrance test conducted normally in May- June every year. Students passing 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology with 50% marks for general category relaxed up to 40% for SC/ST.

Q.7: When is the advertisement for admission made?

Advertisement for admission is generally out in the First Week of April every year and can be accessed by following the link:


Q.8: Is the Prospectus and Admission form available on line?

Yes. Admission form and prospectus are available on the official web site of the University. www.hillagric.ac.in

The prospectus cum admission form is available at www.hillagric.ac.in and online submission is accepted.

Q.9: Can outsiders apply?

Yes. Few seats in Self finance category are available for students both with in and outside Himachal Pradesh.

Q.10 What is the duration of B.V.Sc & AH program?

It is of 5 years 6 Months duration spread over 9 semesters of 6 months duration followed by 12 months compulsory internship program.

Q.11: Whether Hostel facility is available?

Whole of the university is fully residential and Hostel facility is available with cooperative mess run by the students.

Q.12: How can I reach Palampur?

Palampur is well connected by road, rail and air transport. Nearest Airport is 40 KM  from main campus at Gaggal by the name Dharamshala and regular flight is run on daily basis by Spice Jet and Air India. Nearest broad gauge rail head is 110 KM  at Pathankot where as Narrow rail gauge station is at Palampur. Overnight Volvo Bus service is available from ISBT Delhi and Chandigarh.

Q.14: What is the climate of Palampur?

Temporate. Palampur is located in Kangra valley at a height of 1200 metre above sea level with the back ground of Dhauladhar snow mountain ranges. It falls in temporate zone where the maximum day temperature during summer for short duration does not exceed 35 degrees where as the minimum day temperature hovers around 6 to 10 degree during extreme winters.