B.SC

(Hons) - Agriculture

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Sandip University’s School of Agricultural Science provides an exemplar education that balances the expectations of the industry and academic input. Students who are looking to make a career in the field of agricultural research and are dedicated to bringing about innovations in the arena must opt for this programme. The goal of this programme is to inculcate scientific methods and equipment to bring about positive changes in existing agricultural techniques. The course will include land surveying, animal management, biotechnology, soil sciences, and water resource management.

While pursuing this programme students will study Agriculture (Agronomy), Veterinary Science, Forestry, Fisheries, Horticulture, Home Science, and more. After completing this programme students will be eligible to work in the agricultural field and drive real change in the arena.

Benefits of the Programme:

  • Students will gain advanced training in the field of agricultural science by integrating most recent technological advancements into agriculture.
  • Students will be taught a curriculum aligned with international standards and as envisaged by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
  • Students will benefit from involvement and guidance of experienced faculty members and guest lecturers during the entire course.
  • Students will be nurtured in a well-disciplined academic and research environment.

Career & Placement Opportunities:

There is a lot of scope in the private and public agricultural sector for scientists holding a B.Sc (Hons.) degree in Agriculture. Professionals are tasked with improving agricultural productivity and hence solving food shortage crisis across the globe. After completion of this programme students can be hired as Assistant Plantation Manager, Agriculture Technician, Agricultural Research Scientist, Agriculturists, Agriculture Development Officers, and Agriculture officer, to name a few job profiles. Here is a list of leading companies in India that hire professionals holding a B.Sc (Hons.) degree in Agriculture:

  • NABARD
  • Indian Agricultural Research Institute
  • Agricultural Finance Corporations
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
  • North Eastern Region Agricultural Marketing Corporation
  • Food Corporation of India
  • National Seeds Corporation Limited

If you wish to pursue this programme or have any further queries, please call Sandip University’s toll-free number 1800-212-2714.

  • Course Structure
  • Syllabus
  • Subject List
  • Academic Calendar
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  • Events
  • Faculty
  • Timetable

Course Structure:

Syllabus:

Topic Description

Basic Science & Humanities

  • Comprehension and Communication Skills in English
  • Fundamentals of Science and Humanities
  • Rural Sociology and the Constitution of India

Agricultural Economics

  • Principles of Agricultural Economics
  • Fundamentals of Agribusiness Management
  • Agricultural Finance

Agricultural Entomology

  • Fundamentals of Entomology
  • Pests of Field Crops and their Management
  • Pests of Horticultural Crops and their Management

Agricultural Extension

  • Dimensions of Agricultural Extension
  • Fundamentals of Rural Sociology and Educational Psychology
  • Extension Methodologies and Transfer of Agricultural Technology

Agronomy

  • Principles of Agronomy and Agricultural Heritage
  • Fundamentals of Agricultural Meteorology
  • Irrigation Management, Agronomy of Field Crops
  • Crop Production
  • Principles and practices of cropping and Farming System

 

Subject List B.Sc (Hons) - Agriculture :


  • Plant Biochemistry
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Principles of Environmental Sciences
  • Educational Psychology
  • Agricultural Marketing, Trade and Prices
  • Crop Pests and their Management
  • Breeding of Field and Horticulture Crops
  • Fundamentals of Information Technology
  • Principles of Analytical Chemistry
  • Introduction to Computer Applications
  • Production Economics and Farm Management
  • Sericulture
  • Principles of Plant Biotechnology
  • Irrigation Water Management

Academic Calendar:

  • Academic Calender 2019-20
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    Timetable:

    ELIGIBILITY & FEES STRUCTURE:

    Programme Years Sem Eligibility Academic Fees
    Per Annum(INR)
    Special Fees
    Per Annum (INR)
    Fees Per Year

    SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

    B.Sc (Hons) - Agriculture 4 Years 8 Passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination with PCM/PCB/PCMB / Agriculture (P- Physcics, C -Chemistry , M - Maths , B - Biology) from a recognised Board / University with at least 50% marks for general category and at least 45% marks, in case of reserved categories. Rs 50,000 /- Rs 15,000 /- Rs 65,000 /-

    Note:

    • Hostel Type 01 :-Hostel Fees Rs. 70,000/- per annum (Deposit Rs 5, 000 at the time of Admission Only on Refundable basis).
      Facilities Available :- Lodging , Fooding ( Breakfast , Lunch , Snax and Dinner) , Laundry and Only OPD (medical) facility available.
      Pls Note :- 04 Students in One Room.
    • Hostel Type 02 :- Hostel Fees Rs. 55,000/- per annum (Deposit Rs 3,000 at the time of Admission Only on Refundable basis).
      Facilities Available :- Lodging , Fooding ( Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner) , Laundry and Only OPD (medical) facility available. Room Allotment at the descretion of Hostel Incharge.
    • Transportation Fees As applicable based on Route and Pick Up Point.
    • Uniform cost Rs. 5,000/- (One Time).
    • Admission Form and Prospectus Rs. 1000/- (One Time).

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