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  • Code120302
  • DeliveryFull-time
  • Length2 Years
  • CredentialMaster of Science in Agriculture Agronomy

Program Description

Master of Science in Agronomy is a 2-year long full time course divided into 4 semesters, with each semester lasting for a period of 6 months. The course is designed to offer advanced insight into the means of providing options for sustainable agriculture for both the wellness of the environment and humans who consume agricultural produce. In this course, students will get exposure through both theoretical and practical knowledge to conduct research in crop production, water management, nutrient management, weed management, and cropping systems. Students will be better equipped to deal with the public, farmers and fellow researchers through professional networking. In this field, students find great success as entrepreneurs, researchers, teachers and consultants in public as well as private sectors.

Career Aspects

  • Students can also opt for PhD in Agronomy and pursue research. Pursuing PhD widens job scope and also increases salary. Completing a master's degree in agronomy can directly benefit graduates by promoting the acquisition of useful skills in a wide range of careers. The various fields in which one can work are:
  • Government sector jobs: various government opportunities are available for MSc. Agronomy graduates in UPSC, IPS, IFS, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, IBPS Specialists Officer (AO), The Food Corporation of India (FCI), Staff Selection Commission (SSC), National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), National Dairy Development Board.
  • Corporations: Agriculturists from this sector can seek employment in Warehousing Corporation and Food Corporation, State Farm Corporation and National Seed Corporation, Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Department of Land Affairs
  • Farm Services Agency
  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Cooperative Extension Service

The job profiles are as below

  • Agronomists
  • Agricultural Scientists
  • Crop Production specialist
  • Crop Scientist
  • Assistant Professor
  • Farm Manager
  • Soil and Water Conservationist

Tuition Fee

Yearly

Semester

  • 1st Year ₹2,05,000
  • 2nd Year ₹1,75,000
  • 1st Sem ₹1,17,500
  • 2nd Sem ₹87,500
  • 3rd Sem ₹87,500
  • 4th Sem ₹87,500

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  • June- July

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Master of Science in Agriculture Agronomy
Admission Requirement

The student should have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate marks or equivalent grade in B.Sc/B.Tech (Agriculture/Forestry/Horticulture or other allied disciplines) from a UGC recognized University, to be eligible for this program.

Master of Science in Agriculture Agronomy Syllabus

Term 1
Term 2
Term 3
Term 4
List of Minor Courses
List of Supporting Courses
Common Courses
Common Courses

Past Placements

Career Opportunities

  • Government Sector Jobs after M.Sc. in Agriculture
  • Private Sector Jobs after M.Sc. in Agriculture
  • Banking sector
  • Agriculture Field Officer
  • Marketing pathways
  • Higher Studies

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