B.Sc Agriculture is a four year agriculture course, affiliated to Sri Dev Suman University, Uttarakhand . The course consist of 8 semester .The Progress of the student is monitored semester wise through two sessional exams(Internal) and one End Semester Exam conducted by the University.Best B.Sc Agriculture college in Dehradun,Uttarakhand.
India is an Agrarian Country and is one of the biggest producer and exporter of agricultural products. Now a days Indian Govt. is focusing more on agriculture. Today Indian agriculture has become globalized and the idea of integrating Indian agriculture with the world economy is getting support. India has enormous potential as an exporter of agricultural commodities ranging from mushrooms to flowers, spices, cereals, oil seeds and vegetables. The spurt in Govt. support for export of agri-products has evoked considerable interest among the large business houses which have worked out agreements for technology transfer, marketing tie-ups, management and trading contacts with leading foreign counterparts. India exports of roses, carnations, gladioli, chrysanthemums, jasmine and other tropical plants and flowers are other tropical plants and flowers are touching new heights.
B.Sc. Agriculture is a 4 year undergraduate course which focuses on the science of Agriculture. The course is basically aimed at using biology, technology and agricultural science to boost the agricultural productivity. The course is very different from mainstream courses and combines elements of both Engineering and Science. Uttarakhand is a hub of some of the Top Agriculture Colleges in Deradun. The beautiful landscapes and valleys are an idle place to study. Tula’s Institute is the Top Agriculture College in Uttarakhand. Students who pursue this course have a lot of scope in Government Jobs.
The course mainly concentrates on the subjects like Agronomy, plant genetics, land surveying, soil science, entomology, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture Engineering, Agriculture Engineering, Plant Pathology, Horticulture, Agricultural Extension, Vegetable Production, Field Crop, Live Stock Production.
The Government is always in search of well-trained professionals in this field. The State Agriculture Departments need Graduates to fill up Officer level posts. Government Banks also recruit Graduates to fill up Officer level posts. Private Job opportunities are also vast in this course as the students can seek jobs in Managers at Plantations, as Officers at Fertilizer Manufacturing firms, Agriculture Machinery Industries, Agricultural Products Marketing firms, Food processing units etc. They can join as a Research Officer, Quality Assurance Officer, Agriculture Officer, Agriculture Loan Officer (in Banks), Production Manager, Operations Manager, Farm Manager.
Horticulture, Micobilogy, Agronomy, Soil Science , Genetics, Entomology, Pathology, Food Technology, Vegetable Production, Field Crop, Live Stock Production.
Eligibility: A candidate must have passed 10+2 Science examination with PCB or PCM or PCMB or 10+2 Agriculture.