Diploma in Plant Protection

Course Information

  • Eligibility: 10th / 10+2 in with Physics, Chemistry and Biology
  • Duration: 1 year

Course Objective:

Agricultural and Horticultural crops suffer heavily due to various pests viz., diseases, insects and weeds. “Plant protection” may be defined as all measures taken to protect cultivated plants against diseases, pests as well as competing weed and grasses. Plant protection products guarantee that these scarce resources are used optimally. They are therefore indispensable for ecological, economic and social sustainability in agriculture. Modern farmers rely on “integrated plant protection,” keeping agricultural crops safe from pests, diseases and weed in an eco-friendly way and without detrimental effects on health. Chemical plant protection products form part of a modern, sustainably managed agriculture. They help to ensure the high yield. Diploma course in Plant Protection imparts basic knowledge about plant protection measures and practical training in the usage and maintenance of plant protection appliances.

Career Objective:

  • Job opportunities for persons having Diploma and skills of current management practices are available in Agri-Horticultural, institutional, commercial and other large farms and also in organic farms.
Fees Structure
Admission Fee: Rs. 10,000
Semester Fee: Rs. 12,000/Sem.(for students of Jharkhand) | Rs. 17,000 (for students of other States)

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