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School of Agriculture Science


Agriculture has been at the centre of human Civilization since beginning and it remaining at the heart of the most pressing issue of modern societies agriculture education plays an important role in the overall development of the country. Agriculture is highly interdisciplinary subject and requires updated curriculum as per latest changes. The University regularly update its syllabus and adopt standards of excellence in its course and curriculum as recommended by ICAR.

University imparts education in different branches of Agriculture, particularly Agronomy, Plant Breeding and Genetic, Soil Science, Horticulture, Forestry Plant Pathology, Agricultural Engineering, Extension Educational, entomology, Animal Husbandry, Microbiology, Physiology, Biotechnology, Basic science and other allied branches and their in equal Emphasis for both theory as well as practical. The students will be assigned to village farms during the last semester of their course in order to have agriculture field experience and interaction with the farmer I.E, Rural Agriculture Work Experience (RAWE). There is continuous advancement of research and the extension activities as education, research and extension activities are essential for enhancing productivity, profitability and sustainability of agriculture production system and to improve the quality of rural livelihood in the country.

There are ample fellowships and career opportunities in agriculture and allied field viz. Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). Senior Research Fellowships (SRF), INSPIRE, Jawaharlal Nehru and Rajiv Gandhi Fellowships and abundant job opportunities in banking sector, seed companies, fertilizer companies, state agriculture department Agriculture Research Scientist (ASRB) requirement through ICAR and RA/SRF/JRF jobs in various ICAR, RKVY, DBT projects.

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