The veterinary council of India is a statutory body established under Indian veterinary council Act, 1984 (52 of 1984) and charged with the responsibilities of regulation of Veterinary practice, preparation and maintenance of Indian Veterinary Practitioner's Register, regulation of minimum standards of Veterinary education and matters connected therewith.
Duration of Course: The duration of B.V.Sc. & A.H. degree course is spread over five complete academic years including a
compulsory rotating internship of six months.
An applicant is eligible for admission to the All India Pre - Veterinary Test if the following criteria are met with:
Nationality: He/She is an Indian national. Since the provisions of the Indian Veterinary Council Act, 1984 have not been extended to
the State of Jammu & Kashmir, candidates from that State shall not be eligible to appear in the said examination unless they submit an Affidavit in
enclosed Proforma on Non-Judicial Stamp Paper of Rs. 10/- duly attested by Metropolitan Magistrate/First Class Judicial Magistrate to the effect that: -
They are not eligible to compete for B.V.Sc. & A.H. seats in the State of Jammu & Kashmir and hence, not eligible to seek admission in Veterinary
Colleges of Jammu & Kashmir and They are not domicile of Jammu & Kashmir.
Note: Application not accompanied with the required Affidavit shall be rejected without any further reference in this
matter. Such Affidavits submitted by the candidates shall be verified and if found to be false, the admission of all such candidates shall be cancelled and legal proceedings initiated against them.
AIPVT Essential Qualification:
He/She has passed:
- The Higher Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination equivalent to 10+2 Higher/Senior Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years of study the last two years of study with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and any other elective subject with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council for Education Research and Training after the introduction of the 10+2+3 (years)
educational structure as recommended by the National Committee on Education. OR
- The Intermediate Science examination in science from a recognized University/Board with Physics, Chemistry and Biology (which shall include a practical test in these subjects) and English.
To be eligible for entrance examination, candidate must have passed any of the qualifying examinations as enumerated above. Further, he/she should have obtained a minimum of 50% marks for General Category in aggregate in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English at 10+2 /Intermediate
Provided also that to be eligible for entrance examination the candidate must have passed the aforesaid subjects individually. For the candidates
belonging to the Scheduled Caste/the Scheduled Tribes or other special category (Other Backward Classes) of students as specified by the Government from time to time, marks required for admission shall be 10% less than that prescribed for General Category.
AIPVT Age Limit: He/She has attained or will attain the age of Seventeen (17) years
AIPVT Online Application:
Online submission of application may be made by accessing Council website.
www.vci-india.inCandidates are required to take a print of the Online application after successful submission of data.
The print out of the computer generated application, complete in all respect as applicable for Offline submission should be sent to the following addresses by speed Post/ Registered Post only.
Controller of Examination,
Veterinary Council of India,
A Wing, 2nd Floor,
August Kranti Bhawan,
Bhikaji Cama Place,
New Delhi - 110066
Fee of Rs.800/- for General/OBC Category Candidates and Rs.400/- for the SC/ST Category candidates may be remitted through a Demand Draft in favour of
the "Veterinary Council of India - Examination Fund, New Delhi " drawn on any Scheduled Bank