The total number of students admitted to CAT, Theni is 120. Of which 50% of the sanctioned admission capacity will be admitted through Tamil Nadu Agricultural University single window system counseling and the remaining 50% will be admitted directly by CAT Theni Management by following the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University admission eligibility norms.
a. Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary course or equivalent academic stream with the subjects mentioned here under can apply for B.Sc. (Agri) or B.Sc.(Hort)
|S.No.||Degree Program||+2 subject requirement|
|1||B.Sc. Agri. / B.Sc. Hort.||Group I: Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology|
|Group II: Physics, Chemistry, Biology with any one of the following as fourth (elective ) subjects – Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Home Science or Computer Science|
|Group II A: Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology|
|2||B.Sc. Agri. / B.Sc. Hort.||Pass in Higher Secondary under Vocational Stream with subjects – Biology and Agriculture Practices|
b. Non Resident Indian (NRI) students shall also be eligible for admission as per the norms prescribed by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University.
Eligible minimum qualifying marks (Academic / Vocational stream)
|Open Competition (OC)||55% Aggregate of all the four eligible subjects|
|Backward Class (BC) and Backward Class Muslim (BCM)||50% Aggregate of all the four eligible subjects|
|Most Backward Class (MBC) and Denotified Community (DNC)||45% Aggregate of all the four eligible subjects|
|Scheduled Caste (SC) / SCA Scheduled Tribe (ST)||A pass in qualifying examination|
|Age limit||Should not have completed 21 years as on 1.7.2014 For SC / ST No age limit|
|Nativity||Citizens of India and Union Territory People of Indian Origin Non-Resident Indian|
Note: Candidates of other states will be eligible as provided below:
|Kerala||Physics, Chemistry, Biology essential and the fourth subject may be Maths, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Home Science, Computer Science
Vocational students are not eligible
|Andra Pradesh||Elibility criteria will be decided based on the average arrived by taking the marks of both 11th and 12th standard aggregated to 200 total|
|Other States||As followed by TNAU.
Average of 4 subjects computed to 200
Application forms for admission to 50% of the management quota can be obtained from The Secretary, College of Agricultural Technology, Kullapuram, Vaigai Dam via, Theni 625 562 in person by paying the application fee of Rs. 1000/- or by Request through post by enclosing a demand draft for Rs. 1000/- (If the application form is downloaded from the website, a demand draft for Rs.1000/- in favor of “College of Agricultural Technology, Theni”, Payable at Theni, should be enclosed towards the cost of the application form).
(If the application form is downloaded from the website, a demand draft for Rs.1000/- in favour of “College of Agricultural Technology, Theni”, Payable at Theni, should be enclosed towards the cost of the application form).
|S.No||Particulars||Government Quota||(Per Year) Management Quota(Per Year)|
|1||Tuition Fees||Rs. 40,000||Rs. 70,000|