About Course


India is one of the largest producers of spices and pulses worldwide. Living in her rich soil, agriculture studies is relevant for the society & economy as well as strategic for career growth. The B.Sc in Agriculture course at Sangam University equips students with all-round knowledge of agriculture sector. It includes the following in basics:

  • 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.

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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 and field trips in some semesters. These vary from university to university.

Eligibility


Interested aspirants for the course should fit into 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 with Intermediate in Agriculture stream are also eligible to apply.

Career Prospects


B.Sc. in Agriculture is a professional degree. The graduates from this degree can find jobs in both public and private sectors. It is an offbeat career pathway that stands away from the crowd. It provides awareness in a vital field that happens to lack much in the form of awareness and is recognized for its significance. The graduates can find jobs in agricultural departments, extension services, research organizations, commercial farming etc.

Find below some of the 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

These 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

Here 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

Lately, the government has shown much support towards the growth of agricultural studies. Hence, its scope has become significantly wider. The graduates can go on to do higher studies or research, find a job in the agricultural sector and choose to build a career in Rural Business Management, Banking or Bio Technology.

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Fees


COURSES TUTION FEE PER SEMESTER CAUTION MONEY (REFUNDABLE) DEVELOPMENT FEE EXAMINATION FEE ACTIVITY FEE
B.Sc. Agriculture (Honors) Rs. 18500 Rs. 5000 Rs. 8000 Rs. 2000 Rs. 1000
B.Sc. Agriculture + MBA integrated Duration 5 Year Rs. 18500 Rs. 5000 Rs. 8000 Rs. 2000 Rs. 1000

Scholarship


ENGINEERING COURSE SEMESTER FEE CBSE ≥ 90%,RBSE ≥ 85% CBSE 80 to 90%,RBSE 75 to 85% CBSE : -NA,RBSE 70 to 75%
B.Tech Rs. 33500 Scholarship 90% Scholarship 65% Scholarship 50%
After Scholarship Rs. 30150 Rs. 21775 Rs. 16750

Sangam University is also registered for Govt. Scholarship: SC/ST/Other Scholarship provide by Govt.(as per Government rules)

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Seminars & Workshops


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About Course


The course aims to encourage among students the contextual education relevant to plant conservation. Here you learn about all viable approaches to seed banking and study the physiology of seeds in great detail. At Sangam University, we work hand in hand with our students to develop a highly committed and competent cadre of agricultural professionals to promote environmentally sustainable plant health, bio-security and Pesticides management in India and neighbouring countries.

Our students go on to become experts in plant and molecular biology. They grow into highly aware individuals who understand plant conservation and the role of biotechnology in it. The Diploma in Plant Conservation & Pesticides Management course makes students aware of the socioeconomic role of plants in the lives of mankind.

Course Design & Framework: The one year course is spread over 2 Semesters. The programme consists of four major components:

  • Participatory learning in classroom and laboratory
  • Field visits for enhancing observational skills
  • Agro-ecosystem based analysis through Farmers Field Schools (FFS)
  • Specialization in one of the following selected areas
  • Biocontrol Input Production Management
  • Biosecurity Incursion Management
  • Pesticide Management
  • Vertebrate and Structural Pest Management
  • Plant Health Engineering

Eligibility for One Year Diploma :


45% aggregate marks in 10+2 exam of CBSE or its Equivalent board.

Fee :


15000/- per semester

Placements:


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About Course


Livestock Health Management is a promising career path and an animal health worker is a person who is qualified to give “Minor Veterinary services” that is required in a job role according to the provision of Indian Veterinary Council Act (No. 52 of 1984). At Sangam University, the certificate for Animal Health Worker introduces the students to animal husbandry and equips them for veterinary extension services.


Students who have a scientific mind, interest in serving the community and love for animals should be able to excel in this course. It is a career for people who are physically strong and mentally alert. The course teaches how to control the animals, implement animal healthcare programs, first aid for animals, implement animal breeding services in farms, disaster management as well as assist government organisations to take preventive measures for different animal diseases.


Sangam University has a great library and vast resource of eBooks that help students learn effectively.

Eligibility


45% aggregate marks in CBSE exam – Class 10 or its Equivalent board.

Fee


30000/-

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Seminars & Workshops


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