B.Sc. Agriculture

B.Sc. Agriculture (Hons.)

B.Sc. Agriculture (Hons.)

BSc in Agriculture course equips students with all-round knowledge of sector and normally includes the following:

  • Agronomy: Basics of Agronomy, Kharif and Rabi Crop, Crop Protection, Weed Management, Irrigation Techniques, Water Resource Management, Organic Farming, Sustainable Agriculture.
  • Plant Genetics: Botany, Basics of Genetics, Plant Breeding, Seed Technology, Basics of Biotechnology.
  • Soil Science: Introduction to Soil Science, Soil Fertility, Soil Chemistry, Fertilizers, Agricultural Chemistry.
  • Entomology: Pest Management, Beneficial Insects, Grain Storage and Management.
  • Agricultural Economics: Market prices, Trade prices, Marketing, Finance, Agribusiness Management, Farm Management.
  • Agriculture Engineering: Agriculture Machinery, Power and Tools, Harvest Technology, Environment Science and Engineering, Renewable Energy.
  • Agricultural Meteorology: Climate patterns, Climatic hazards on Agriculture, Climatic Zones, Weather forecasting.
  • Plant Pathology: Crop Diseases, Nematology.
  • Horticulture: Fruit Crops, Medicinal Plants, Aromatic Plants, Flower Production, Spices, Plantation Crops.
  • Agricultural Extension: Dimensions of Agricultural Extension, Extension Methodologies, Entrepreneurship Development program.

In all the above areas of study, practical sessions related to theoretical knowledge are also built into the course. There are some elective courses, study tours, field trips, in some semesters. These vary from university to university.

Eligibility for B.Sc. Agriculture

Interested aspirants for the course are required to fulfill the below-mentioned eligibility criteria.

  • Completion of Intermediate (12 years of school education) in Science stream
  • Physics, Chemistry, Biology and/or Mathematics as the subjects of study

Apart from this, candidates possessing Intermediate in Agriculture stream are also eligible to apply.

B.Sc. Agriculture: Career Prospects

B.Sc. Agriculture is considered a professional degree. The graduates from this degree can find jobs in both public and private sectors. The importance of agriculture is growing rapidly and thereby is increasing the job prospects in the field of agriculture. Today Graduates with B.Sc. Agriculture are readily accepted in the government projects. Agricultural departments, Extension services, Research organizations, Commercial farming etc. are some of the sectors where graduates of this field can find job opportunities in.

Following are some government sectors which have job opportunities for B.Sc. Agriculture graduates:

  • Indian Agricultural Research Institute
  • National Seeds Corporation Limited
  • State Farms Corporation of India
  • Food Corporation of India
  • National Dairy Development Board
  • NABARD and other banks
  • Agricultural finance corporations
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
  • North Eastern Region Agricultural Marketing Corporation

Following are the private sectors which offer jobs to agriculture graduates:

  • Agro industries
  • Agriculture Marketing
  • Financial sector with focus on agriculture
  • Micro-finance institutions
  • Fertilizer companies
  • Agri-biotech organizations

Following are some job profiles that are offered to B.Sc. Agriculture graduates:

  • Agriculture officer
  • Assistant Plantation Manager
  • Agricultural Research Scientist
  • Agriculture Development Officers
  • Agriculture Technician
  • Agriculturists
  • Business Development Executive
  • Marketing Executive
  • Rice Breeder
  • Seed Technologist
  • Junior Agriculture Specialist
  • Junior Associate – Research

Average salary offered to a B.Sc. agriculture graduates depends on area or industry he is working for. Following are some salary breakdown based on multiple factors like- industry wise, profile wise etc.

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Software student will learn in graphic designing are- Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, Adobe Illustrator and many more.

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  • Advertisements
  • Banners
  • Pamphlets
  • Brochures
  • Marriage Album Designing
  • Company Portfolio Making
  • Personalized Gifts
  • Print Media Solutions
  • PP Box Designing
  • Digital Paintings
  • Compositing & Editing
  • T-Shirts Designing
  • Typography
  • Creative Text Writing

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After this 3-year degree program you can make your career in the following fields:

  • Designer
  • Retail buyer
  • Retail manager
  • Retail merchandiser
  • Stylist
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  • Visual merchandiser
  • Brand Manager
  • Fashion consultant
  • Fashion journalist

10+2 in Science stream from a recognized educational board with JET qualified.

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B.Sc. Agriculture (Honors)Rs. 18500Rs. 5000Rs. 8000Rs. 2000Rs. 1000
B.Sc. Agriculture + MBA integrated Duration 5 YearRs. 18500Rs. 5000Rs. 8000Rs. 2000Rs. 1000
CBSE ≥ 90%
RBSE ≥ 85%
CBSE 80 to 90%
RBSE 75 to 85%
RBSE 70 to 75%
B.TechRs. 33500Scholarship 90%Scholarship 65%Scholarship 50%
After ScholarshipRs. 30150Rs. 21775Rs. 16750

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