Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology, and Sciences was established as an educational institution. The institution was established for the Christian minority of the Indian Constitution. The institution conducts the annual entrance examinations, SHIATS 2018 every year to give admission to various candidates across the state into various degree level courses under their jurisdiction. Students can get admission under undergraduate and post graduate level courses. Foreign students and NRI students cannot apply for the entrance examination.
The institution covers several post graduate level diploma courses as well and students can take admission in them as well. For that, students have to qualify the SHIATS 2018 exam. The entrance exam has one common admission form for all academic courses. Undergraduate, postgraduate, B Ed, M Ed, and diploma courses have one admission form. Candidates can get admission through the entrance test or via direct interview. All candidates can secure their admissions through their performance in the entrance exam.
Sam Higginbottom University also accepts the scores of ICAR AIEEA. The candidates can submit these scores to apply to the University. Seat break up are mentioned here as well. Candidates for SHIATS entrance exam have 85 percent Undergraduate seats. SHIATS has 75 percent post-graduate seats for the same. Candidates for ICAR AIEEA have 15 percent undergraduate level seats. And 25 percent seats for post-graduate courses. The test dates for the entrance exam are not released yet. However, the exam took place on 31 May 2017 in last year. Candidates can expect the dates to be around the same time in 2018.
SHIATS 2018 Exam Dates
The university has not yet mentioned all the dates regarding the entrance exam for the year 2018 but candidates will be relieved to know that we have somehow managed to get something out for them.
The last date for the application for the SHIATS Allahabad 2018 has been scheduled for the month of May 2018.
The application forms for the SHIATS 2018 will be available for download from the month of February, most tentatively in the second week of the month.
As of now, these two dates have only been revealed by the exam authority, but we assure the candidates to stay updated and we will be adding the revised Date column as soon as the dates are out.
SHIATS 2018 Eligibility Criteria
The university has mentioned the exam eligibility criteria, and the applying candidates will have to abide by all the eligibility norms that have been mentioned by the university so far. Candidates will only be able to successfully complete their application process when they have qualified all the eligibility criteria mentioned by the exam authority.Candidates meeting the below mentioned eligibility criteria for the entrance exam will be able to apply for the entrance examination SHIATS Allahabad 2018:
- Candidates are required to clear their 10+2 level examination with 45% minimum marks.
- Reserved category candidates must secure 40% minimum marks.
- Candidates appearing in their 10+2 level examinations, and awaiting their results can apply for the exam. Such candidates will get provisional admission, and can appear for the entrance exam. Candidates will have to submit the proof of successful completion of examination.
- Candidates must furnish all the previously submitted documents in original during the counselling session.
SHIATS 2018 Application Process
Candidates must fill the application form via online mode by visiting the official website of the exam conducting authority After filling the application form, the candidates must make payment for the application form. Candidates can make payment via online mode by making use of their credit card/debit card or net banking as modes of making payment of the application form. No other mode of payment is accepted.
To download the SHIATS 2018 application form, the candidates will have to follow the steps mentioned in below.
- Visit the official website of the exam conducting authority
- Click on the application form link
- Registration window will open
- Register yourself by filling in all necessary details
- After registration , the candidates will receive their application number and a password from the university
- Candidates must use this application number and the password to log into their accounts
- After logging in, the candidates will be able to download the application form for SHIATs 2018
- After filling up the form with all necessary details, the candidates will have to submit the form to the exam authority before the last date of doing so
- Then the candidates will have to proceed to making the application fee payment
Candidates must note that the application process is incomplete without making the payment of the application fee. The university will only accept those applications which are backed by the payment of the application fee.
General category candidates need to pay Rs.300 for the application form.
Reserved category candidates need to pay Rs.150 for the application form.
Candidates must download the admit card from the official University website. No candidate will receive their admit cards through post or mail. Candidates must get a printout of the downloaded admit card and keep it with them as it will be used as the hall ticket for the entrance examination. Candidates will have to fix a passport size photograph on the admit card. Candidates are required to carry the admit card with them to the exam hall on the day of exam.
Candidates must appear for the entrance exam on the given date, and are requested to reach the given venue at least one hour before the given time. All details are mentioned on the admit card of the exam. Total time duration of exam is going to be three hours. The exam will commence at 10 AM in the morning and the exam will end at 1 PM in the afternoon.
Candidates can check their entrance exam results via online mode through the official website of the exam conducting authority. Candidates will have to fill in their details on the university website and log in to their accounts to check their entrance exam results. The candidates will have to use their date of birth and their log in id to access their accounts on the website of the university. After this, they will be able to check their results from the university website.
All qualifying candidates must contact colleges accepting scores of the exam. Candidates must visit the consenting colleges for admission and further processing.
SHIATS 2018 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for SHIATS 2018 has been mentioned in the column below for the applying g candidates to take a look at. Candidates will be able to plan their approach for the exam when they are familiar with the exam dates in advance. Take a look at the clumn below.
Exam Duration: SHIATS exam duration is of two hours.
Exam Time for UG course: Entrance exam for undergraduate courses takes place in the morning session.
Exam Time for PG courses: The entrance exam for Post graduate and other courses takes place in the evening session.
Language of Exam Paper: The question paper comprises questions in Hindi and English languages. Entrance exam for post graduate, B Ed, and M Ed courses is only in English language.
Number of Questions Asked: the candidates will be asked a total of 160 questions in the exam paper.
SHIATS 2018 Admit Card
The Sam Higginbottom University will release the online admit cards in 2018. Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website. Only successfully registered candidates will get their admit cards from the official website. All qualifying candidates must download their admit card from the official university website and take a printout of the downloaded admit card. The entrance exam admit card is a crucial document and all the applying candidates must carry the admit card with them on the day of exam. Failure to furnish the admit card will result in cancellation of examination. Candidates must carry a passport size photograph on the day of exam for verification purposes as well.
Steps to download the SHIATS Admit Card 2018:
- Visit the official website of the university
- Click on the official admit card link
- Log into your account using your application number and password
- Access your admit card and check for any kind of error
- If not, then hit the download button
- The admit card will be saved on your system
- Then, get a printout of your admit card and keep it safely for future use.
SHIATS 2018 Results
The University will release the entrance exam results on the official website. Candidates can also view results from the notice board of the University. Qualifying candidates will get shortlisted after the exam result declaration and candidates will be able to check their results online. Candidates need to mention their application number on the official website log in page to view their results. From there on, candidates will be able to download their results and get them printed as well.