Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

For detailed eligibility criteria refer to Minimum Standards of Veterinary Education - 2016 rules (MSVE-2016)


The Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry (B.V. Sc. & A. H.) Degree Course program comprises of a course of study consisting of curriculum and syllabus specified in Part IV of Minimum Standards of Veterinary Education Degree Course (B.V. Sc. & A. H) Regulation, 2016 (MSVE-2016) of Veterinary Council of India, New Delhi. The course program is spread over five and half complete professional years including a compulsory internship training of one year duration undertaken after successful completion of all credits as prescribed in the syllabus (visit www.vci.nic.in ; MSVE-2016)
       A candidate shall be admitted to Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry degree course who fulfills the following criteria for admission. Therefore, before submitting the Application Form offline, the candidate should satisfy his/her eligibility for admission. The candidate is required to go through this information very carefully and acquaint himself/herself with all the requirements with regard to his/her admission eligibility and submission Application Form (download from http://mbvet.org.in/online-admission.php).

Age Limit:

Minimum Age: The candidate must have completed the minimum age of 17 years on or before 31 December of that year of his or her admission.

Maximum age: Maximum permitted upper age for general category candidates for taking admission in first year B.V.SC. & A.H. is 25 years as on 31 December of that year of his or her admission with relaxation of 5 years for the candidates belonging to reserved categories.

Note: the date of birth as recorded in the secondary examination marks sheet / certificate will be taken as authentic for this purpose.,

Essential Educational Qualifications

To be eligible for admission, the candidate must have passed the Senior Secondary (of 10+2 scheme) or equivalent recognized Examination with Science Biology group from a Statutory Indian Board/University (established under act by the State Governments or Central Government) taken after 12 years of regular study, the last 2 years of study with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology (which shall also include a practical examination in these subjects) and any other elective subjects along with English as one of the core compulsory subjects. Provided further, the candidate must have passed the aforesaid subjects individually and also separately both in Theory and Practical examinations in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology. Further, the General category candidates must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English in Senior Secondary (10+2) or equivalent recognized examination. For the candidates of reserved categories, the marks requirement will be 5% (of 50%) less than that prescribed for General category candidates i.e. 47.5% in the aforesaid subjects.

If the candidate has passed the Senior Secondary (10+2) or equivalent examination from a Board which is not a statutory Board his/her candidature will not be considered.

Admission of candidates to B.V. Sc. & A.H. degree course shall be made only on the basis of his/her merit in the NEET-2024 examination. No other merit/weightage shall be considered for admission to B.V. Sc. & A.H. degree course.

Domicile Criteria

Candidates from all over India will be eligible for taking admission in Arawali Veterinary College under Management Quota subject to fulfilling the other admission eligibility criteria.

Physical Disability

As per the Part III-Admission to the B.V. Sc. & A.H. Degree Course-Selection of students-7 (10) and (11) Regulations of the Veterinary Council of India-Minimum Standards of Veterinary Education-Degree Course (B.V. Sc. & A.H.) Regulations-2016, a candidate shall not be allowed admission to B.V.Sc. & A.H. Degree Course, if he/she suffers the following disabilities in physical fitness as listed below:

  • Disability of total body including disability of chest/spine more than 50 per cent.
  • Disability of lower limb of more than 50 per cent
  • Disability of upper limb,
  • Visually handicapped candidates and those with hearing disability,
  • Candidates with progressive diseases like Myopathies etc.
  • Disability which otherwise would interfere in the performance of the duties of a Veterinarian.

    The disability should be certified by a duly constituted and authorized Medical Board Comprising of at least three specialists, out of which two should be of the specialty concerned and the candidate has to present him/herself before the Medical Board. The last valid disability certificate of the candidate from a Medical Board should not be more than three months old from the date of submitting his/her certificate for disabled candidates.