B. Sc. Agriculture

B. Sc. Agriculture

Course Type

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Under Graduate

Course Duration

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4 Years

Eligibility

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10+2 (Medical/Non-Medical)

Admission Procedure

:

Merit

No. of Seats

:

40

 

AGRICULTURE plays a crucial role in the Indian economy. The demand for trained professionals in the field of agriculture is high. Bachelor of Sciences in Agriculture from Punjabi University, Patiala is a four year programme i.e. eight semesters. The curriculum vary, from learning about soil science to agricultural meteorology, and there is a balance between theory and practicals. The career scope for students of B.Sc agriculture is quite ample these days. Jobs can be got by students of B.Sc agriculture with firms of the private or public sectors. With public sector firms, one can get employed as Agricultural Research Scientist (ARS), teachers, lecturers, Agriculture Development Officers or as Block Development Officers. Other areas of employment encompass banks, Dairy consultancies, insurance companies and the animal industry.