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AAU ODL Admission 2023 – Submit Online Application

AAU ODL Admission 2023

Directorate of Open & Distance Learning, Assam Agricultural University (AAU-ODL) has released the official admission notification for various short-term training and certificate courses to be started from August 2023. Interested and eligible candidates may apply online at AAU-ODL official website from 1st August 2023 to 14th August 2023 for these courses. 

The proposed online programmes of AAU covering a wide range of diploma, certificate and short courses are expected to make the career of the learners and the professionals better. The courses are designed in such a way that these can cater to the needs of a wide spectrum of aspiring learners including farmers, entrepreneurs, rural women as well as unemployed youths. The ODL courses will provide knowledge, skill and employment opportunities to all sections of the society as per their need and expectations.

AAU ODL Admission Details

Name of university:
 Assam Agricultural University

Name of directorate/ wing:
 Directorate of Open & Distance Learning (ODL)

Name of course/s: 
Short-Term Training and Certificate Course

Mode of application: Online

Duration of course: 1 month & 6 months

Application mode: Online

Last date of submission of application: 14th August 2023

AAU ODL Course Details

The Directorate of Open and Distance Learning, Assam Agricultural University (AAU-ODL) is currently providing 2 different types of courses:
i) Short-Term Training

ii) Certificate Course
Certificate Courses

Sl No.
Course Name
DurationEligibility Criteria
Course Fee (Rs.)
1Nursery Management6 months12th Passed
2Bakery & Confectionery Products6 months12th Passed
3Dairy Farm Supervisor6 months12th Passed
4Basic Bioinformatics6 monthsEnrolled in B.Sc./ B.Tech in Life sciences / Botany / Zoology

Short-Term Training Courses
Sl No.
Course Name
DurationEligibility Criteria
Course Fee (Rs.)
1Aquatic Animal Health Management1 monthClass VIII Passed
2Waste Recycling and Vermicompost Production Technology1 monthClass VIII Passed

AAU ODL Course Structure

The salient features of various AAU ODL Courses are as mentioned below.

# Classes for each course will be conducted through online. (Google Meet, other meeting app)
# Each course will be conducted under the supervision of a Course Director.
# For each course, the registered learners will have to undergo in-campus practical training for at least 3-7 days for short-term training course and 10 days for certificate course, preferably towards the end of the course.
# Self Learning Material (SLM) will be provided to the learners.
# At the end of the course certificate will be provided to the learners. It is mandatory to attend the Hand on / Practical Training in selected campus of Assam Agricultural University

Application Fee: 
Fee (Rs.)
Short-term training110/-
Certificate Course210/-
Selection Process: 
Candidates will be selected on the basis of eligibility criteria as mentioned earlier. List of Shortlisted Candidates will be published on the website For final selection the shortlisted candidates need to pay the admission/course fees through online. The link for admission will be shared after publication of shortlisted candidate list.

How to Apply for AAU ODL Admission ?

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for these courses by visiting official AAU-ODL Application Portal. Candidates may follow below mentioned steps to apply online.

# Scroll down, go to Important Web-Links section .

# Click on the "Online Application Form" .
# A Google form will appear and you must login to Gmail Account to Apply.

# Fill your all personal and educational details and upload necessary documents.

# Make payment of application fee as per your category and submit the form.

# At the end, take a print out of the application form for your reference.

Important Dates of AAU ODL Admission 2023

# Starting date of submission of online application: 1st Aug 2023
# Last date of submission of online application: 16th Aug 2023
# Admission / Submission of Course Fee: 17th August to 22nd August 2023
# Online Class Start Date: 28th August 2023

Important Web-Links for AAU-ODL Admission 2023

Online Application Form
Click Here
Official Notification
Official NotificationEnglish
Official Website
Click Here