Master of Science in Agriculture

Post Graduate Courses M.Sc. Agriculture
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Master of Science in Agriculture

Master of Science in Agriculture is a regular post graduate degree. It is a 2 years long Post Graduate Level program. The 2 years duration is divided into 4 semesters. M.Sc. in Agriculture course at BFIT is affiliated to HNB Garhwal Central University.

The aim is to educate graduates who are capable of conducting research, developing innovative solutions and improving systems within the fields of plant science, production systems, natural resource use and environmental impacts. During each semester, students will have to face separate sets of theoretical subjects as well as practical sessions associated with those subjects. Apart from theoretical subjects and practical sessions, seminars and Research work/project also plays an important role in M.Sc. Agriculture program. Based on choice of subjects, students may specialize in disciplines within the sector of Agriculture Science.

Talking about the course, M.Sc. Agriculture focuses on topics such as Plant Biology, Plantation management, Agricultural machinery, Biochemistry, Marketing and Management aspects of Agriculture sector etc. In short, it uses concepts of science and biology to improve agricultural productivity. It also focuses on managerial aspects related to this sector. Some topics in M.Sc. program are same as in the B.Sc. Program, but the study material is more advanced and detailed.

Different job profiles available in the private sector for these graduates are given as agriculture officer, Technical Manager, Assistant Plantation Manager, Territory Manager, Trial Coordinator. These graduates can also work in different research institutes which focus on seed technology and plant research. Government Sector Jobs after M.Sc in Agriculture: Many government sector and agricultural organizations are offering lucrative job opportunities for the candidates who have completed M.Sc degree in Agriculture. Some of those organizations are given as: Indian Agricultural Research Institute, National Seeds Corporation Limited, North Eastern Region Agricultural Marketing Corporation, State Farms Corporation of India. They can apply for various posts available in National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD). Several job profiles available for these graduates in the government sector are given as: Agriculture Officer, District Superintendent of Agriculture, Agriculture Development Officer, Agriculture Assistant, Research Officer, Research Assistant. These graduates can also pursue their career in various reputed research and development organizations located in foreign countries.

 

+ Additional Value Added Certification

Agricultural Biotechnology, Orchestrating Cell Separation in Plants, Organic Farming, Agriculture Business

 

Eligibility

•The candidate should be passed the Bachelors examination from any recognized University or its equivalent examination and secured minimum 50% marks (45% is case of SC/ST candidates) .
• Candidates who have appeared or who are likely to appear for the qualifying examination i.e. B.Sc or equivalent but whose results have not been as yet declared can also go ahead for the admission.

Career

Lots of Government as well as Private job opportunities are present in front of Graduates. Talking about Government jobs, State Agriculture Departments recruits Graduates to fill up Officer level posts. Government Colleges also hires M.Sc. folks to work as Lecturers. Government Banks also hires them to fill up Officer level posts (that primarily deals with Agriculture related loans).

Talking about Private Sector jobs, graduates may find jobs as Managers at Plantations, as Officers at Fertilizer Manufacturing firms, Agriculture Machinery Industries, Agricultural Products Marketing firms, Food Processing firms etc. One may also work as a Lecturer in Private Colleges.

Some well known job posts available in front of Graduates are-

  • Research Officer
  • Quality Assurance Officer
  • Agriculture Officer
  • Agriculture Loan Officer (in Banks)
  • Production Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Farm Manager
  • Lecturers
  • Sales Officer

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.

Job Prospects

Agricultural sector has got a great impact in the global economy. Agricultural productivity has increased with the improved agricultural techniques. Thus agricultural courses have got a great importance in the field of agriculture. M.Sc degree in Agriculture is a two year post graduation course in agriculture which enables the candidates to pursue their career in various fields of agriculture.

Private Sector Jobs after M.Sc in Agriculture

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, Cavin Kare, Dabur Foods, ITC, Hatsun Agro Products and Hindustan Unilever Limited. Different job profiles available in the private sector for these graduates are given below

  • Agriculture officer
  • Technical Manager
  • Assistant Plantation Manager
  • Territory Manager
  • Trial Co-ordinator

These graduates can also work in different research institutes which focus on seed technology and plant research. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture is one among those institutes which recruits M.Sc graduates for the post of Senior Research Fellow and Project Assistant. They can also work as Technical Assistant or Research Associate in various research institutes.

Government Sector Jobs after M.Sc in Agriculture

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

Several job profiles available for these graduates in the government sector are given below.

  • Agriculture Officer
  • District Superintendent of Agriculture
  • Agriculture Development Officer
  • Agriculture Assistant
  • Research Officer
  • Research Assistant

Job Prospects Abroad after M.Sc in 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 graduates can also pursue their career in various reputed research and development organizations located in foreign countries.

  • Admission Process

    1. Admission in Post Graduate Course- M.Sc. Agriculture is on the basis of merit of graduation marks and personal interview.

    2. You can fill the online registration form available on the website and pay Rs. 5000/- online as the registration fee. If interested and eligible, Apply Online here

    3. Alternatively, for the Seat registration you can deposit money by making Demand Draft in favor of BFIT payable at Dehradun by depositing the cash in ICICI Bank or you can transfer money from any bank through RTGS/NEFT.

    4. Selected students will be intimated over email/phone.

    5. On the date of scheduled joining time the student shall report at the venue on time, wherein briefing of the institute, rules and regulations etc. shall be given to the students. The students should carry the following documents along with the following certificates in original for verification:

    * 8 passport size photographs.
    * TC & Migration Certificate. * Character certificate from the last school attended.
    * Marks sheet of Graduation & pass certificate.
    * 10th class marks sheet & pass certificate.
    * 12th class marks sheet & pass certificate.
    * Two sets of photocopies of all the above documents.
    * Copies of extracurricular / sports or any other major achievement done on basis of which additional consideration is being made.

    Upon verification of the above documents, the candidates shall appear for their Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
    1. If any of the above mentioned documents are not available, then the admission given shall be provisional basis unless submitted. The required documents will have to be submitted latest by 25th July 2018.
    2. The merit list is drawn on the basis of weightage as under-

    Graduation – 50%
    Personal Interview – 50%

    A merit list will be drawn on the basis of above. Those shortlisted, an offer/short listing letter will be sent to them. On Receipt of the above letter, students need to confirm their admission within 15 days of receiving the communication and deposit the course fee.
    The fee can be deposited online through our website or by making Demand Draft in favor of BFIT payable at Dehradun by depositing the cash in ICICI Bank or you can transfer money from any bank through RTGS/NEFT.
    Account Details:

    BANK NAME- ICICI BANKA/C NO.-243801000031

    A/C HOLDER-BFIT TECHNICAL CAMPUS

    BRANCH- ANURAG CHOWK, DEHRADUN

    IFSC CODE- ICIC0002438

     

    BANK NAME- SBI BANKA/C NO.-31042767195

    A/C HOLDER-BFIT

    BRANCH- IMA, DEHRADUN

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    A/C HOLDER-BFIT

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    3. Students confirmed for admission shall have to deposit the balance fee for the first year within next 30 days of confirmation of admission. Those students wishing to avail a bank loan and requiring extra time shall make a request within 3 weeks of confirmation of admission. Additional time to deposit the fee or as deemed fit by the selection committee will be granted only on an undertaking that in case the fee is not deposited till the due date, the seat may be allotted to another candidate.

    In case of sanction of higher loan amounts, the balance will be refunded to the students.

  • Course Structure

  • Fee Structure

    DetailsIst YearIInd Year
    Form FeeRs.500NA
    Registration FeeRs.3,000NA
    Campus FeeRs.7,500NA
    Other Charges (Uniform, Lab Practical, Seminar etc)Rs.11,500NA
    Tuition FeeRs.59,500/-Rs.59,500/-
    LibraryRs.3,000/-Rs.3,000/-
    Other Charges (ID card/Marathon/SMS etc.)Rs.940/-NA
    Medical Consultation ChargesRs. 800/-Rs. 800/-
    Placements Rs. 4,000/- Rs. 4,000/-
    Dissertation/Internship/Training Charges (wherever applicable)(wherever applicable)(wherever applicable)
    University Exam FeeAs per the University NormsAs per the University Norms
    TotalRs.90,740/-Rs.67,300/-
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BFIT Dehradun runs M.Sc. Agriculture, a two year regular degree program affiliated to H.N.B. Garhwal Central University (UGC Approved University -University Grant CommissionMinistry of H.R.D. Human Resource Development Govt. of India & NAAC Accredited).

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