OUAT 2023 – Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Entrance Exam

The next OUAT 2023 exam will be organized by Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology. The examination will be a University level examination organized to admit candidates to various UG, PG programs, and some other courses offered by OUAT.

Students can take courses in the fields of agriculture, horticulture, veterinary medicine, livestock, agriculture and technology, fisheries, national science, and forestry after clearing the OUAT exam.

Candidates wishing to participate in affiliated OUAT colleges must fill an application form.

In this article, students will find every important detail regarding OUAT 2023 – Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Entrance Exam 2023, Application Form, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Important Exam Dates, Result, Syllabus, Counselling.

OUAT 2023 Overview

Full Form Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Common Entrance Test
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Exam Pen and Paper Based
Number of Colleges Maximum 9 colleges
Total Seats Approx. 665 seats
Help Desk 9078570345 | 0674-2397970 (111/218)

OUAT 2023 Quick Links

Notification Important Dates Registration
Result Counselling Eligibility
Syllabus Preparation Participating Institutes
Admit Card Exam Pattern Cut off

OUAT 2023 Courses Offered

The courses offered under UG courses in its campuses are:

  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry
  • B. Sc.(Hons.) Horticulture
  • B.V.Sc & A.H.
  • B.Tech.(Agril. Engg.)
  • B.F.Sc.
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science
  • Agro-Polytechnic

OUAT 2023 Important Exam Dates

All exam related event and date are mentioned below. Make sure you do not miss upon any of these:

Event UG Program Agro-Polytechnic
Release of OUAT 2023 Application Form (Form A) 3rd week of May 2023 March – April 2023
Edit Option in OUAT Form A May 2023 April 2023
Issue of OUAT Admit Card 2023 3rd week of July 2023 May 2023
Exam Date of OUAT 2023 July 2023 May 2023
Declaration of Entrance Mark September 2023
Availability of OUAT Application Form (Form B) May – June 2023 June 2023
Edit Option in OUAT Form B June 2023 July 2023
Provisional Weightage June 2023
Intimation-cum-Rank card available online July 2023 July 2023
Counseling and admission July 2023
Intimation letter for spot admission available online August 2023
Spot Counselling & Admission (if required)

August 2023


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OUAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria


  • Applicant should be an Indian citizen.

Age Limit

  • Applicant must complete 17 years of age by Dec. 31, 2023 (Born on or before Dec. 31, 2003)

Academic Qualification

  • Each UG program requires an applicant to have a minimum of 50% in aggregate.
  • For SC/ ST/ PH candidates it is 40%.
Course Name Subjects in +2 Science
B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture P.C.M or P.C.B*
B.Sc.(Hons.) Forestry P.C.M or P.C.B
B.Sc.(Hons.) Horticulture P.C.M or P.C.B
B.V.Sc. & A.H. P.C.B
B.Tech. (Agril. Engg.) P.C.M
B.F.Sc. P.C.B
B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science P.C.M or P.C.B

OUAT 2023 Application Form

  • The application form for OUAT 2023 is open for candidates to fill in online mode.
  • On February 2023, the UG Courses Application Form will be released.
  • Candidates must visit the official www.ouat.nic.in website.
  • Applications for candidates can be filled out until the 1st week of April 2023 Extended.
  • Please note that filling out the application form will require uploading of Aadhaar card details.
  • In addition, applicants will also need to upload scanned images of colored photographs and full signatures of passport size.
  • You will receive your login ID, password, and application number via email or SMS once the form has been submitted.
  • There will be no requirement to send the application’s hard copy to the university.

OUAT 2023 Application Fee

  • OUAT Application Fee 2023 As of last year, the application fee for PG courses will be Rs. 1400/-and for UG courses Rs. 1500/-.
  • Using debit / credit card and net banking, the fees would be payable.
  • Students can also use the Common Service Center (Jana Seva Kendra) to pay the fee in cash.

OUAT 2023 Exam Pattern

In this section, we will talk about the exam pattern of OUAT 2023 entrance exam.

Subjects Covered: The questionnaire will consist of topics such as physics, chemistry, mathematics/biology. Candidates need to answer either the “Mathematics / Biology” question

Question type: The questions will be objective type.

Maximum Marks: The entrance exam will be of 200 marks. For the PG and Ph.D. courses, the exam will consist of 100 marks, including 40 questions of objective type and 60 questions with a short answer. Viva-voce will be conducted additionally for candidates of Ph.D.

Medium: The exam environment will be in English only.

Exam duration: The duration of the test will be 2 hours.

Marking Scheme: One mark will be awarded for each correct answer.

Negative Marking: There will be no provision of negative marking.

SubjectsMaximum Marks

OUAT 2023 Syllabus

  • The question paper will have questions of 10 + 2 standards for UG courses.
  • Candidates must prepare subjects of physics, chemistry, and mathematics/biology according to their 12th program.
  • The curriculum for PG courses encompasses a course taught at the bachelor’s level.

OUAT 2023 Admit Card

  • Eligible candidates can upload their Form-A-cum-admit card from the official website of the University.
  • A confirmation card will be available in the first week of May 2023.
  • On the day of the exam, candidates must present identity proof, a copy of the electronic mailing together with the admit card.
  • The PG and the Ph.D. card can be obtained by contacting the Director one day before the exam.

OUAT 2023 Exam Centers

Exam Cities

OUAT 2023 Result

  • The University of Agriculture and Technology of Orissa State will announce the result of OUAT 2023 on its official website.
  • The list of merits will provide the candidate’s assessment at the entrance examination, study and extracurricular activities.
  • To obtain a seat, candidates must attend the Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology consultative / reception process.

OUAT 2023 Counselling

  • Advising OUAT 2023 will be conducted for qualified candidates in July 2023.
  • Students will be informed about counseling through the official website of the University.
  • Candidates who have been allocated seats must bring their documents at the time of admission.


What are the courses offered at Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology?

Some of the courses offered are B. Tech (Agriculture Engineering), B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture, B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry, M.Sc (Agriculture), M.Tech (Agriculture Engineering), M.Sc. (Forestry).

Is there a difference between a Hall Ticket and Admit Card for Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology?

No, there is no difference between the hall ticket and admit card for Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology.

Where can someone report mistakes in their admit card?

We advise the candidates to report to the conducting authorities immediately if they find any discrepancies in your Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology admit card.

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