18 July 2012 - Heavy rush for first round of counselling for Undergraduate Programmes at GADVASU
The first round of counselling of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) was completed for three Under Graduate courses i.e. Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry (Five year programme), Bachelor of Fisheries (four year programme) and B.Tech.-Dairy Tech. (four year programme) at Silver Jubilee Block Auditorium of the University. A total 1582 students appeared for Common Entrance Test CET conducted by this University on 27th June 2012. 59 seats of B.V.Sc & A.H, 15 of B.F.Sc and 25 of B.Tech.-Dairy Sc. & Tech. were filled in the first counselling held on 17th and 18th July, 2012 as informed by Dr. P.D. Juyal, Registrar, GADVASU. The University started B.F.Sc and B.Tech. (Dairy Tech.) courses in 2008 for first time in this region. The very first batches of these courses passed out this year and got the placements. A heavy rush for admission to Veterinary, Dairy and Fisheries courses was experienced due to the increased popularity of these courses. A total of 1884 applications for admission to various undergraduate programmes were received this year which is almost double of last year’s applications.
A total of 46 (University & Management Quota) seats for Khalsa College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Amritsar were also filled as per the directions of the Hon’ble Punjab and Haryana High Court. The second counselling for Bachelor of Vet .Sc.& Animal Husbandry and Bachelor of Fisheries Sc. to be held on 16th August, 2012. The 2nd counselling for B.Tech. (Dairy Technology) will be held on 17th August, 2012 while third counselling for all the undergraduate programmes will be held on 20th September, 2012.