Diploma in Agriculture

Diploma in Agriculture is a foundation program delivering an experience for students who are new to the agricultural sector. It offers the opportunity to understand the high-tech solutions being employed to ensure profitability and sustainability in agri-businesses today.

The curriculum varies, from learning about agricultural meteorology, soil science, production to protection of crops, and agriculture economics with a balanced summation of theory and practical. The final year of the course comprises hands-on training, which helps in tying up everything that the students have learned in the first year, to make students job-ready.

Career Prospects

There are many opportunities in the agriculture sector for an agricultural professional. These professionals may get opportunities in major areas like:

  • Food production firms
  • Agricultural firms
  • Plantations
  • Fertilizer manufacturing firms
  • Agriculture machinery manufacturing firms

Candidates who would like to continue their studies can further study a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Agriculture. In this course, students gain those agricultural knowledge and skills which enable them to grab opportunities in various fields of agriculture with lucrative salary packages.

Program/ CourseDurationAdmission Criteria/ EligibilitySeatsFee  (Tuition Fee/ Year)
Diploma in AgricultureTwo Years10th Pass and/ or 10+2 with 45% marks (40% for reserve category) from a recognized Board/ University5020, 000/- INR