DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & FORESTRY

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & FORESTRY 2017-07-07T13:14:18+00:00

B.Sc Forestry 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 Forestry college in Dehradun,Uttarakhand.

Summary

Forestry graduates may look forward for career in Indian Forest Services and State Forest Services, various departments of Ministry of Environment and Forests, agricultural and forestry universities, wood and non-wood forest based industries like plywood, furniture, medicinal plants, etc., Soil conservation, watershed management and plantation agencies and organizations, NGOs in the field of environment management, rural and tribal development, etc. International agencies like WWF, FAO, DANIDA, CIFOR, SIDA, USAID, DFID, etc. also offer placement to forestry graduates.

Contents

Basic forestry and allied courses like geology and soil science, hydrology and watershed management, soil survey and land use planning, medicinal and aromatic plants, forest entomology and pathology, apiculture and sericulture, dendrology, world forestry systems, agro-forestry and social forestry, environmental studies, forest engineering. Introductory course of computer science, statistics, bio-mathematics, biology, plant physiology, biochemistry, biotechnology, genetics and plant breeding, microbiology, economics, agro-meteorology and remote sensing.

Eligibility: A candidate must have passed 10+2 Science examination with PCB or PCM or PCMB or 10+2 Agriculture.

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.

Summary

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 India. 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.

Contents

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.

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