M.Sc Ag. Agronomy

Course Overview

  • Campus
    Pathri Bagh, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
  • Institute
    Shri Guru Ram Rai College of Humanities & Sciences
  • Eligibility
    B.Sc. (Ag.) 45% and 40% in case of SC/ST categories
  • Duration
    2 Years

Courses and Fee Structure (For Uttrakhand Quota)

FEE PER SEMESTER

Total Course Fee = INR 1,65,500/-

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Admission Fee 10,000 - - -
Acad/Tuition Fee 27,500 27,500 27,500 27,500
Other Fees 4,125 4,125 4,125 4,125
Development Fee 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
Enrollment Fee 2,000      
University Exam Fee 4,000 4,000 4,000 4,000
Security Deposit* 5,000 - - -
Total 54,125 37,125 37,125 37,125

Note

  • Uniform Fee Extra
  • Fee subject to revision from time to time.
  • The University without any prejudice reserves the right to change or delete any information without any prior information.

Courses and Fee Structure (For All India Quota)

FEE PER SEMESTER

Total Course Fee = INR 2,04,000/-

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Admission Fee 10,000 - - -
Acad/Tuition Fee 37,125 37,125 37,125 37,125
Other Fees 4,125 4,125 4,125 4,125
Development Fee 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
Enrollment Fee 2,000      
University Exam Fee 4,000 4,000 4,000 4,000
Security Deposit* 5,000 - - -
Total 63,750 46,750 46,750 46,750

Note

  • Uniform Fee Extra
  • Fee subject to revision from time to time.
  • The University without any prejudice reserves the right to change or delete any information without any prior information.

M.Sc.(Ag.) Agronomy is designed to provide the knowledge and practical skills in crop management and crop improvement. Students gain a combination of practical expertise and academic understanding to develop key skills in this area of Agronomy including the latest advances in plant protection and soil health.

M.Sc. Agronomy professionals have lot of opportunities in government, banking, NGOs, and corporate sectos.

Q1. What is the scope of M.Sc. Agronomy?

Ans. M.Sc. Agronomy professionals have big responsibilities to complete the food requirement for increasing population of India. To overcome this situation Government Department of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture, Plant protection organizations, Banking sector, NGOs and private sectors require M.Sc. Agronomy post graduates every year. However, most of the students tend to pursue Ph.D. in Agronomy for better prospect.

Q2. What is the relevance of M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy?

Ans. M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy is the most demanding professional degree in the present scenario. Most of the government, banking, NGOs and private sectors have huge requirement to complete their targets and achievements. M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy focuses on providing in depth academic intellect along with skills required in field and laboratory.

Q3. Is it mandatory to have agriculture in B.Sc. for opting M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy?

Ans. Yes, it is mandatory to have agriculture in B.Sc. for opting M.Sc. agronomy.

Q4. What are the industries/institutes that can be targeted for jobs/higher studies in India in Agriculture sector?

Ans. Following institutions and industries are in the search of M.Sc. Agronomy professional Indian agriculture research Institute, New Delhi, G.B.P.U.A&T. Pantnagar, TNAU, Punjab Agriculture University etc. Government Jobs sectors- Department of agriculture, Department of horticulture, Nationalized Banks, Private banks National and state seed corporations, KVKs, NABARD, NGOs, etc. Private companies- like Monsanto, Maharastra hybrid seeds private Ltd. VNR, Rashi seeds, Syngenta, Chambal fertilizers etc.