There will be a pre-entry test for admission in Balochistan Agriculture College, Quetta which will be taken through Testing Service. This will be compulsory for all categories of seats.
All the qualified candidates who scored 50 and more marks will get a slot in their respective discipline (offered by the college).
The admission in M.Sc.(Hons.) shall be purely on provincial merit basis. There will be no reserve seat for any category.
The female candidates are also eligible to compete with male candidates for the provincial merit seats.
The candidates seeking admission to Balochistan Agriculture College, shall have to produce before the Selection Committee, a Local/Domicile certificate issued by the Deputy Commissioner Cum-District Magistrate/District Administrative Officer of the respective District under the Pakistan Citizenship Act 1951 (Act II of 1951) and the rules made there under.
The minimum qualification for a candidate for admission to 1st Semester M.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture class is the B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture 4 years degree at least 2nd Division in annual system and 2.50 CGPA in case of semester system in the relevant subject from a HEC recognized University.
A candidate found in possession of two or more Local/Domicile certificates issued by the District Magistrate of different Districts at the time of submission of application for admission, shall not be considered against either of the districts quota.
No candidate, even if selected by the Selection Committee, shall be admitted to Balochistan Agriculture College, Quetta after 10 days from the date of announcement of final results of the Selection Committee through the Local/National Newspapers, Radio, Television and by displaying the same on the Notice Board of the College. Besides, the Principal of Balochistan Agriculture College has the right to fill the vacant slots from the candidate standing on the waiting list of the respective districts.
Employees of provincial Agriculture Department seeking admission to Balochistan Agriculture College shall have to produce a NOC and two years leave notification issued by the competent authority.
No notice / letter shall be issued individually to the candidates for inviting applications, Communication of rest of the interviews or any other instructions. Publication of instructions through the press release in the Local / National Newspapers and announcement through Radio and Television shall be deemed sufficient.
Applications for admission along with documents received in the College shall not be returned. In case, as candidate has submitted the original certificates with his/her application, the same will be returned to him / her on supplying the attested copies of the said certificates. after admission procedure is over.
A candidate who, for the purpose of getting admission furnishes or relies upon a certificate or any other document of information which is incorrect or false, shall be debarred from admission in the college for that academic session and shall also be liable for prosecution in the Court of Law.
Applications for admission to first year M.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture class shall be invited by the Principal Balochistan Agriculture College, Quetta through an advertisement in the Local / National Newspapers and broadcast / telecast from the Radio and Television. The applications are required to be submitted on or before the date specified in the advertisement.
All applications must accompany copies of the following documents attested by an Officer of B-17 or above. All columns of the application form must be filled in correctly. Incomplete applications will be rejected:
B.Sc.(Hons.)Agriculture Degree in the relevant subject.
B.Sc.(Hons.)Agriculture Detail Marks Certificates.
Local /Domicile certificate issued by the District Magistrate/District Administrative Officer of the respective district.
National Identity Card of the candidate.
Character certificate from the Institution last attended.
Four attested copies of latest passport size photographs.
Every student admitted to the College shall be required to give an undertaking to abide by the rules and regulations of the College and to carry out such other orders and instructions as may be issued by the College authorities from time to time under the Balochistan Agriculture College Students (Discipline and Conduct) Regulations.
The applications received after the closing date advertised/telecast will not be entertained and no excuse will be acceptable.
The selection of candidates for admission to 1st year M.Sc. (Hons.). Agriculture shall be made by the Selection Committee appointed by the Government. The selection will be made strictly on merit basis from amongst the applicants according to the conditions laid down in the Prospectus.
Merit for Admission to M. Sc. (Hons.) Agric. 1st semester shall be determined on the basis of performance in the Metric, F. Sc. (Pre-Medical / Pre-Engineering), B.Sc.(Hons.)Agriculture and the entry test.
The selection committee shall be comprised of the following:
Director Advanced Studies & Research
Head of the respective department.
The meeting of the Selection Committee shall be held at Balochistan Agriculture College, Chaman Road, Baleli, Quetta to interview the candidates.
Physical presence of the candidate is compulsory at the time of interview.
Decision of the Selection Committee shall stand final.
The approval of the recommendations of the selection committee will be given by the Principal, BAC.
No provisional admission shall be granted to any candidate in Balochistan Agriculture College, Quetta.
Government of Balochistan reserves the right of making any addition, alteration or amendment in the admission policy, prospectus, and the application form at any time.
There will be an entry test for admission to M. Sc. (Hons.) Agric. 1st semester class, the test will be held in the following subjects:
Subject of specialization for M.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture.
The qualifying marks in entry test shall be 50%. Any candidate who fails to qualify the entry test will not be considered for admission. The weight-age for the preparation of final merit list will be as under:
Marks of SSC or equivalent examination 10%
Marks of F. Sc. (Pre-Medical) or equivalent 10%
Marks of B.Sc.(Hons.)Agriculture 30%
Entry test 50%
Pre-requisite for admission in M. Sc. (Hons.) Agric. 1st Semester is B. Sc.(Hons.)Agriculture with 1st and 2nd Division. However, in case the adjusted marks of the candidate with lower mark exceed those of a candidate with higher marks, the merit will be determined on the basis of adjusted marks.