Master of Science-Agronomy (M.Sc)
Master of Science in Agronomy (M.sc)
This is a 2-year long post-graduation degree course that aims to offer to eligible candidates, advanced insight into the means of providing options for sustainable agriculture for the wellness of the environment and humans who consume agricultural produce. M.sc in Agronomy course provides graduates with a thorough knowledge and understanding of how agricultural productivity can improve food security and assist societies with the ability to streamline more efficient food production methodologies.
The course includes an in-depth study of modern concepts in crop production, physiology of drought, herbicides and crop production, physiological aspects of crop yield, principles of crop nutrition, physiology of crop plants, advanced irrigation agronomy, agricultural research organizations, etc. DBGI is one of the top institutes for M.sc Agronomy in Dehradun, which focuses on the overall development of the students.
This course is now running under Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University
|M.Sc.(Agriculture) Per Year||27,250+27,250=54,500||2 Years|
|Application & Admission Fees||6,200.00 (Non Refundable)|
|Hostel||77,500 PER YEAR|
|90,000 PER YEAR|
|Transport Fee||18000 Per year|
|Exam Fees||As per University & UBTER|
The M.Sc. Agriculture program at DBGI:
Approved by DEV BHOOMI UTTARAKHAND UNIVERSITY
M.sc Agronomy college in Dehradun
It intends to teach proper ways to communicate with the public, farmers, and fellow scientists through a wide range of methods. With an increase in the need of new ways for improving sustainable agricultural practices, the discipline is fast gaining popularity in the country, in both private and government sectors.
Completing a master’s degree in Agronomy can directly benefit graduates by promoting the acquisition of useful skills in a wide range of careers.
Graduation in courses like Horticulture, Forestry, or Agriculture from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks.
It is a 2 year-long post-graduation full-time course,
Other highlights of the program:
After completion of this course, there are ample opportunities in teaching, research & working with local, national and international private business organizations, ICAR, State Agricultural Universities, State Departments of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and NGOs. And the agriculture graduates can appear for competitive exams. Also, there are exclusive exams only for agriculture graduates (IBPS AO, FCI, AIC, IIFCO, NSCI, etc.).
The curriculum is very broad and interdisciplinary consisting of courses in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural Economics, Genetics, Plant Breeding, Soil Science, Food Technology, Animal Husbandry apart from supporting courses in Basic Sciences, Humanities, and Agricultural Engineering.
After completing the M.sc in Agronomy the candidates have opportunities to work in various fields like, private sector, government sector, state agriculture departments, food processing firms, etc. On various profiles such as:
- Manager at plantations
- Officers at fertilizing manufacturing firms
- Sales manager
- Production manager
- Agriculture officer
- Lecturers etc.