B.Sc (Agriculture)

Course Information

  • Elligibility: 10+2 in Science from any recognized Board
  • Duration: 4 years
  • No. of Seats: 120

Course Objective:

B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture programme at Jharkhand Rai University (JRU), Ranchi provides graduates with the skills and knowledge to take on appropriate professional positions in the field of Agriculture. The course curriculum consists of topics such as agriculture science, use of modern scientific equipments, farming systems and sustainable agriculture, cultivation of fruits, vegetables, spices and flowers, land surveying, soil science, water resource management, dry land agriculture, integrated nutrient management, integrated pest management and animal and poultry management. The curriculum also provides knowledge of basics of Plant Biotechnology.

Career Objective:

  • The demand for trained professional in Agriculture is very high. Graduates have career prospects in both public and private sectors.
  • State Department of Agriculture recruits graduates to fill up officer level posts. Private sector multinational companies have established their presence in commercial farming as well as farmer-led production initiatives. So they are on the lookout for young executives to handle extension services.
  • Nationalized Banks also recruit agriculture graduates to fill the posts of Agriculture Officers/Rural Development Officers.
Fees Structure
Admission Fee: Rs. 10,000
Semester Fee: Rs. 35,000/Sem.(for students of Jharkhand) | Rs. 40,000 (for students of other States)

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