HORTICET 2017 RESULT & COUNSELLING
STATE LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
Dr Y.S.R Horticultural University conducts HORTICET (Horticulture Common Entrance Test) every year for admission to its B.Sc. (HONS.) Horticulture Course. Candidates who have completed a Diploma in Horticulture from Andhra Pradesh will only be eligible to apply.
The qualifying percentage decided by the Dr Y.S.R Horticultural University will determine the merit list of HORTI CET 2017 and ultimately the selected list of candidates.
Candidates must note the following dates which are important for the HORTICET 2017 results:
|Date of examination||18th July, 2017|
|Declaration of Results||3rd week of August 2017|
|Commencement of Counselling process||last week of August 2017|
HORTI CET 2017 results will be declared tentatively in the second or third week of July 2017. Candidates have to follow the following steps to get their results: -
Candidates must keep a tab of his or her result and also take a print out of the same for all future HORTI CET 2017 process.
Merit list for HORTI CET 2017 will be declared by Dr Y.S.R Horticultural University on its official website. Post the declaration of HORTI CET 2017 results, the merit list is prepared keeping in mind the scores obtained by all the candidates.
Merit list for HORTI CET 2017 will be announced with the following categories in place:
In case there is a tie, i.e. if 2 students get the same marks, then the tie will be resolved on the basis of the following: -
Dr Y.S.R Horticultural University announces the qualifying percentage marks for HORTI CET. This qualifying percentage of marks varies across different categories.
In 2016, the qualifying percentage was 25% of the total HORTI CET marks for General Category and Other Backward Classes (OBC) category candidates and for Scheduled Caste (SC) category or Scheduled Tribe (ST) category, there was no minimum qualifying marks.
The qualifying percentage in 2017 will be remaining the same for all categories. However, this may vary on the discretion of the exam conducting authority on the basis of the following factors:
HORTI CET 2017 counselling will be done after the qualifying percentage has been fixed and the merit list has been published on the official Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University website.
This year, there will be a total of 47 seats (15% of the seats of B. Sc (Hons) in Horticulture) up for grabs for candidates appearing through HORTICET.
Reservation of seats will be applicable as per the rules of the Government of Andhra Pradesh. The above 47 seats will be allocated in the ratio of 85% for local candidates and remaining 15% seats will be treated as unreserved quota.
The list of candidates who have qualified for the counselling process will be given on the official Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University website. Candidates are advised to keep a check on the website for further details on HORTI CET 2017 counselling.
For any queries, candidates are advised to contact the exam conducting authorities at the following address and telephone number:
Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University
Post Box # 7, Venkataramannagudem-534 101
West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh
Tel: +91 – 8818 – 284311