MSc Agriculture two years Masters programme in Agronomy, Soil Science and Genetics & Plant Breeding .The course curricula as per the guidelines of Indian Council of Agricultural research (ICAR) to develop well-trained manpower for academics, agro-based industry and extension oriented applications. For agriculture courses, HIT in Dehradun is the best college.
Our course-set is not only limited to the teaching of basic agronomy tools and technologies but covers modern production technologies, crop production constraints and its overcoming methods in a comprehensive way.In short, it uses concepts of science and biology to improve agricultural productivity.
The course also focuses on inculcating the ethical and moral values in students. Students are motivated to interact with the farmers and participate actively in seminars, symposia, conferences and workshops. The thrust areas of the department include multi-disciplinary research in the fields of agriculture and its allied ventures. The students are imparted training in the field through conduct of research trials and demonstrations.
Pursue MSc Agriculture from best Agri college in Dehradunand India. The study of MSc in Agronomy at HIT, widely regarded as one of the best Agronomy colleges in Dehradun, provides thorough knowledge and understanding of agro-techniques for various crops and cropping systems, pasture and grassland improvement, farming system models, crop-weather relationship and more.
|Affiliation||Affiliated to SDSU University (Uttarakhand Govt. State University)|
|Eligibility||Graduation (appearing/passed) with Science|
|Admission Procedure||Personal interview.|
Candidates who have completed M.Sc degree in Agriculture can work in bakery and confectionery, fruit and vegetable processing, beverage and dairy industries. Some of the private companies which recruit these candidates are GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, CavinKare, Dabur Foods, ITC, Hatsun Agro Products and Hindustan Unilever Limited.
These students can also work in different research institutes which focus on seed technology and plant research. Central Research Institute recruits M.ScAgriculture students for the post of Senior Research Fellow and Project Assistant. They can also work as Technical Assistant or Research Associate in various research institutes.
Many government sector agricultural organizations are offering lucrative job opportunities for the candidates who have completed M.Sc degree in Agriculture. Some of those organizations are given below.
• Indian Agricultural Research Institute
• National Seeds Corporation Limited
• North Eastern Region Agricultural Marketing Corporation
• State Farms Corporation of India
They can find research-oriented jobs or marketing jobs in these organizations. They can work in different laboratories under Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) which focus on agricultural research. One may also work as an independent consultant after gaining work experience in the above mentioned fields. One may even go for PhD and build a career in the Research sector associated with the field of Agriculture.
Those who are looking for a career in foreign countries after completing M.Sc degree in Agriculture can work in various agriculture and food product related companies. Job profiles available in these companies need experience in the related field. These PG Students can also pursue their career in various reputed research and development organizations located in foreign countries.
Himalayan Institute of Technology, one of the premier Institutes is located at Dehradun - a fast growing city in the state of Uttarakhand. The institute is Affiliated to HNBG Central University & Sri Dev Suman University, Approved by UGC, Ministry of HRD, Government of India and Recognised by Government of Uttarakhand.
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