BSc Agriculture admissions 2020 open in various colleges of India. It is a 4-year duration course for the students who want to make an agricultural career. Students who have got math along with the PCB can also do this course.
"Agriculture Is More Than Just Cows & Plows"
B.Sc Agriculture Admission in this course is based on the different modes. Universities and Colleges offered admission in courses basically in two modes. One is either based on the obtained marks in the qualifying examination (Direct Admission) or written exam which are conducted by the University/Institution. After the course, students can become agriculture research managers, assistant officers, technicians, seed techno, and marketing executive. The student easily gets a salary of around 6.74 lakh per annum after completing the B.Sc in agriculture course.
Through this blog will give you information about the B.Sc Agriculture admission process, eligibility, entrance exam, syllabus & other necessary details. Before we go forward let's try to know that what is agriculture & what we are going to study once we join the above course
Top Colleges Offering Bsc Agriculture Course In India
B.Sc (Agr) or B.S.A or B.Sc.(Ag)or B.Sc (Hons) stands for the Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. It is a 4 years course done after 10+2 by the students of the science stream. The degree deals with disciplines like Agricultural Microbiology, Soil Science, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Food Microbiology, etc. In India, there will be an evergreen option for agriculture students. It is a professional degree approved by the Government of India. BSc Agriculture is one the most preferred course for the students who complete their 10+2 with PCB. The main objective of this course is to train students to become efficient professionals for improving agriculture production.
Who is Eligible For B.Sc Agriculture Course?
The BSc agriculture course eligibility is as follows. One must meet all the eligibility criteria for hassle-free admission.
B.Sc Agriculture Admission follows two modes
Note – It depends on the university/college whether they take direct admission or admission based on the entrance examination. B.Sc in Agriculture Admission 2018 is done by the following steps:
The second method is:
Candidates can apply by visiting a particular college website. They can find all the information along with courses details and specifications.
Interested candidates need to follow the below admission procedure for the BSc agriculture course.
Students remind to carry all the required documents for taking admission in BSc agriculture course, we will list down below-
The list of top colleges in B.Sc agriculture is as follows. There are 42 State agriculture universities, 1 central university,5 Deemed universities and 4 general central universities with agriculture faculties in India. There are private and general universities also that offer admission in this course also you get fee structure of each college by click here link.
|College Name||Detailed Fee Structure|
|Doon Business School (DBS), Dehradun||Click Here|
|Uttaranchal University, Dehradun||Click Here|
|Himalayan Institute of Technology, Dehradun||Click Here|
|Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana||Click Here|
|Quantum University, Roorkee||Click Here|
|Uttaranchal Institute of Technology, Dehradun||Click Here|
|Sai Institute of Paramedical & Allied Sciences, Dehradun||Click Here|
|BFIT Group of Institutions, Dehradun||Click Here|
|Tula's Institute, Dehradun||Click Here|
|GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology Pantnagar||Click Here|
|Alpine Institute of Management and Technology, Dehradun||Click Here|
|Roorkee Institute of Technology, Roorkee||Click Here|
|JB Institute of Technology, Dehradun||Click Here|
|Himgiri Zee University, Dehradun||Click Here|
|National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal||Click Here|
|Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana||Click Here|
|Indian Agricultural Research Institute||Click Here|
|University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore||Click Here|
|Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore||Click Here|
The fee structure of a B.Sc in Agriculture depends on the college one is picking. Generally, the fees of private colleges are higher than Government Colleges as admissions are also done through management quota under which fee goes 6 lac. Thefee structure of BSc agriculture is 36000 Per year to 90000 Per Year. Some colleges also provide a scholarship to meritorious students that cover academic/tuition fees, maintenance allowance up to some percent. Some scholarships are also provided under the Government of India like MOMA Scholarship 2019 and many others for the students who are capable but cannot afford their higher studies. Students can check for the scholarship in the college they are applying and can avail at the time of admission.
This course consists the topics like
The main aim of the courses is to improve productivity and increase the modern techniques of farming in India. It basically focuses on biology, technology, and agriculture science to uplift agriculture productivity.
B.Sc. In agriculture includes many subjects or disciplines. This field is vast and offers many specializations. We have tried to explain a few subjects so that you can have a good idea about the course.
Agronomy: The basis of this course is related to crops like filed crops. It is the study of various crops like Rabi Crop, crop protection, Weed Management, Irrigation Techniques, Water Resource Management, Organic Farming, Sustainable Agriculture.
Plant Pathology – Related to Crop diseases, Nematology.
Horticulture –Fruits crops, medicinal plants, aromatic plants, flower production, spices, Plantation crops.
Agriculture Extension –Dimensions of agriculture extension, extension methodologies, entrepreneurship development program.
Plant Genetics – This subject is related to the botany basics of genetics, plant breeding, seed technology, basics of biotechnology
Soil Science –This gives Introduction to soil science, soil fertility, soil chemistry, Fertilizers, agriculture chemistry.
Entomology – Weather forecasting, Pest Management, grain storage, and management. Agriculture Meteorology – Climate patterns, Climate Zones, Climate Zones, beneficial insects.
Some Entrance examination conducted for admission to B.sc in Agriculture with their syllabus given below -
Syllabus of Agriculture covers the subjects like-
BSc Agriculture scope in wide, students can get plenty of Private & Govt Jobs after pursuing the Under Graduate & Postgraduate courses. After completing the BSc agriculture course students can easily get a minimum package of Rs 2-4 lakh per annum. Some of the famous job positions students can get after completing their Bsc Agriculture is Plantation Manager, Agriculture Technician, Agriculture research Scientist, Agri-Business development officer.
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Top Private Sectors
BSc Agriculture Colleges State Wise List 2019