B. Sc. Agriculture Course Details

The B. Sc. Agriculture course duration is 4 year approved by Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University (Under UGC & Min. of HRD. Govt. of India). India is well known for its traditional and imaginative approach in the field of Agriculture, which has transformed it among the largest producers of vegetables and fruits in the world and has an equally strongly floricultural base. Today India’s agriculture has become globalized and the idea of integrating Indian agriculture with the world economy is getting support. In the field of fruits and vegetables too, it is reflecting tremendous export potential.

B. Sc. Agriculture Eligibility criteria

To get admission in B. Sc. Agriculture, student must be appearing or passed 10+2 with PCM/PCB/Agriculture with minimum 45%. After satisfying the eligibility criteria for B. Sc. Agriculture student can undergo the admission process.

B. Sc. Fee Structure

The fee structure of the B. Sc.Agriculture is given below:

SN Particulars Sem-I Sem-II Sem-III Sem-IV Sem-V Sem-VI Sem-VII Sem-VIII
1 Admission & Uniform Fees INR 19,500/- - - - - - - -
2 Tuition Fees INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/-
Payable Amount INR 49,500/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/- INR 30,000/-

B. Sc. Agriculture Subjects

The B. Sc. Agriculture syllabus has numerous subjects in each semester which is relevant to the Fundamentals of Soil Science, Weed Management, Microbiology, Rural Sociology & Educational Psychology, Vegetable Production, Introduction to Plant Biotechnology, Livestock Production, etc. With such a wide scope of subjects, B. Sc. Agriculture students can choose a good specialization to make a career in or study further. The exam will be conducted semester wise.

B. Sc. Agriculture Admission Process

Student seeking admission to our campus have to undergo the admission process. Many students apply for admission each year and we hope to make the process smooth and hassle-free. The B. Sc. Agriculture admission will be offered based on the merit list. The student has to submit their original document through online or offline mode for the verification purpose. After receiving confirmation, payment will be done by the candidate and admission will be confirmed.

B. Sc. Agriculture Career Prospects

After completion of the course, candidates can work on the following profile such as:

  • Agriculture Officer:- Agriculture officer is an employee of the Department of Agriculture. The key role of the Agriculture officer is conveying new and latest technologies among the farmers. The Agriculture officer is the person who mainly expand all this knowledge information, technology to the farmers.
  • Assistant Plantation Manager:- The assistant plantation Manager is responsible for the well organized and commercial management for all the facts and harvesting and upkeep the operations on the plantation.
  • Agricultural Research Scientist:- Agriculture Research Scientist is one of the professions. They are playing an essential role in maintaining and increasing agricultural productivity.
  • Soil Scientist:- The soil scientist will evaluate and experiment with the chemistry, biology, and physics of the soil.

B. Sc. Agriculture Scope

After the B Sc Agriculture, students are eligible to apply for the job in government and private sectors. The job prospects in the field of Agriculture are growing rapidly. They are accepted in government projects, agriculture departments, research organizations, etc. Few of the employment sectors in Government organizations are:

  • 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

Few of the employment sectors in Private organizations are:

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

Ask & Answer

Is maths required for B. Sc. in Agriculture?

No maths is not required as an. The basic eligibility criteria for applying in B. Sc. Agriculture 10+2 from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and/or Mathematics as the main subjects.

What is the eligibility criteria for B. Sc. Agriculture?

The eligibility criteria to get admission in B. Sc. Agriculture is candidate must have completed his 10+2 from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and/or Mathematics as the main subjects of your study.

What is B. Sc. Agriculture?

B. Sc. Agriculture is a 4 year undergraduate program that is related to the research and practices in agricultural, dealing with disciplines like Plant Breeding and Genetics, Agricultural Microbiology, Soil Science, etc.

What are the subjects in B. Sc. Agriculture?
B. Sc. Agriculture course is based on agriculture and environmental science. Mainly subjects are Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Extension Education, Horticulture, Entomology, Genetics, and Plant Breeding, Soil Science, etc.
What is scope after B. Sc. Agriculture?
After the completion of the course student can apply for Competitive exams such as UPSC, FCI and other government jobs, public and private companies are also a great option candidate can take placements too from college/university.

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