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.
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
- 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/ Course||Duration||Admission Criteria/ Eligibility||Seats||Fee (Per / Year)|
|Diploma in Agriculture||Two Years||10th Pass and/ or 10+2 with 45% marks (40% for reserve category) from a recognized Board/ University||50||20, 000/- INR|