B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture

Overview

With the aim to reach out to the real India in the villages and bring about a technological transformation in traditional agriculture, Marwadi University is all set to equip the agriculture sector with educational reforms to produce researchers more attuned to the needs of rural people and agriculture.‎

It is important to understand that agriculture no longer means toiling in the field at the mercy of nature. Climate-resilient and hi-tech agriculture requires a curriculum that teaches how to harness these factors and empower the new-age agriculturist who will learn the modern-day farming that is taught with the reorientation of priorities and mindsets.‎
Computer Engineering

Educational
Objectives

The course of B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture at Marwadi University is designed to fulfill the following objectives:

To acquire requisite knowledge, skill and attitudes to deal with existing and emerging challenges of the agricultural sector.
To motivate the students to come up with creative or innovative ideas with the hope to create future leaders in the agriculture field.
To develop strong leadership, interpersonal team-building and entrepreneurial skills required to identify and utilize opportunities in agricultural science.
To develop the knowledge based resources and technologies for the enhancement of decision-making ability in students for selection of higher studies in Agriculture.
To provide practical on-field knowledge in agricultural science.

Eligibility Criteria

For Indian Students
In order to seek admission to the BSc (Hons) Agriculture course, students should have 10+2. They should have completed their higher secondary school with science stream subjects such as Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
For International Students
An equivalent qualification is required to take the admission in B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
Diploma to Degree Admission
In order to take admission in D to D, students should have completed the diploma/ polytechnic course in Agriculture from the reputed universities/ colleges. Based on this, students will be given admission to a second year (Third Semester) degree course.

Admission Process

You can begin your journey of DISCOVERING yourself by taking admission through the following procedure

Through Marwadi University (MU)

Register yourself on

Login with the registered credentials

Fill the application

Upload the
necessary documents

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Fees Payment

Counselling

Admission Process

You can begin your journey of DISCOVERING yourself by taking admission through any of the two following procedures Through

Marwadi University (MU)
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yourself on
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the registered
credentials
Fill the
application
Upload the
necessary
documents

Counselling

Fees Payment

You’re on the path to
DISCOVER yourself

Fee structure

The B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture is a 4 Year programme which is divided into eight Semesters
For Indian Student (INR)
B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture 4 Years 40000/-
(Per Sem)
For International Student (USD)
B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture 4 Years 1600/-
(Annual)

Career Opportunities

After pursuing BSc (Hons) Agriculture, those who want to study further can opt for an MSc programme from various universities that offer a scope of research, teaching, or pursuing a PhD.

Career Options

Extension
Officer

Agriculture
Officer

Officer in Quality Assurance

Production Manager

Business Development Officer

Agri-Preneurship

Field
Officer

Farm
Manager

Research
Officer

Operation Manager in Fertilizer Units

Agri Advisor

Marketing Executive/Sales Executive

Agriculture Loan Officer in Banks

NGOs, Co-Operative Societies Working in Agriculture

Student Outcomes

The students will be able to develop the understanding of various production practices of field and horticultural crops.

The students will be able to develop the skills for the management of crops from various biotic and abiotic factors.

The students will be able to demonstrate the methods used in collection, presentation and analysis of data of various experiments undertaken in laboratories and fields.

The students will attain the skills regarding value-addition of crops.

Through RAWE+AIA programmes, students will develop the skills in various extension activities in agriculture and allied sectors.

Curriculum

Career Opportunities, Placement, Packages, Alumni

The scope of aspirants after completing M.Tech. in Computer Engineering is considerably bright. A large number of job opportunities for such graduates is been witnessed in last few decades both in private as well as public sectors. A lot of openings are also available in software sectors. Public sector companies like ONGC, ISRO, BHEL, ECIL, DRDL, SAIL, etc. are focusing on hiring M. Tech. degree holders for their R&D departments. Moreover, aspirants interested in teaching or further research is highly benefited from the M. Tech. program. There are huge openings in private sector companies like Infosys, TCS, IBM, Wipro, HCL, Accenture, etc. Job opportunities in abroad is also available for M. Tech. graduates.

Lab

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Scholarship

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Facilities

Three theater based classrooms
Three dedicated labs
‎ ‎ Agriculture Farm
‎ ‎ Vermi-compost Unit
‎ ‎ Nurseries
‎ ‎ Fruit orchard ‎

Campus Facilities

Impressive Infrastructure
IT Enabled Infrastructure
Sports Infrastructure
State-of-the-art Classrooms
Hostels with Gymnasium
Library with 50000+ Books
Academic & Cultural Events

HoD's Message

Dr. Himalay Patel (Ph.D)
HoD, Department of Agriculture

It is with great pleasure and enthusiasm that I extend a warm welcome to each of you to the Department of Agriculture, Faculty of Science at Marwadi University, Rajkot. As the Head of the Department of Agriculture I am honored to lead a team of dedicated faculty members and students who are passionate about exploring the diverse realms of agriculture.

At our department, we are committed to fostering a vibrant academic environment where curiosity, innovation, and collaboration thrive. Through our rigorous academic programs, cutting-edge research initiatives, and community engagement efforts, we aim to equip our students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary to address the complex challenges facing the agricultural sector today and in the future. From sustainable crop production practices to agricultural economics and agribusiness management, our curriculum is designed to provide a holistic understanding of the diverse facets of agriculture.

I encourage each of you to embrace the opportunities for learning, growth, and collaboration that our department has to offer. Together, let us explore new frontiers, innovate solutions, and make meaningful contributions to the advancement of agriculture and society as a whole.

Once again, welcome to the Department of Agriculture at Marwadi University.

Warm regards,

Successful
Alumni

Faculties

FAQ

Q. Is there any Loan Facility Available ?

There are various kinds of scholarships and financial aid available at MU. Marwadi University has made special arrangements with State Bank of India, Bank of India, Central Bank of India, HDFC Bank and other private Banks for speedy sanctioning and dispersal of Educational and Student Loan to students taking admission.
https://www.marwadiuniversity.ac.in/student-loan/

Q. Is there any Scholarship Available ?

A student can avail various scholarships and financial aids at MU. There are International Scholarships, GATE Scholarship, Vidhyalaxmi Yojana, GPAT Scholarship, and alike. You can contact the University and get all the guidance related to Student Loan.
https://www.marwadiuniversity.ac.in/student-loan/

Q. How is the Placement at Marwadi University ?

Marwadi University provides 100% Placement Assistance and Opportunities. So much so that in the previous academic year, we hosted more than 480 companies for placement. If the students are dedicated enough with regular work and follow-ups, they are sure to receive placement in well-known companies with a worthy package. You can contact the Placement and Corporate Relations Department and go through Placement News to know more about it.

Q. How to Reach MU ?

Marwadi University is located on Rajkot-Morbi Road. You can take a city bus to Madhapar Chowk and from there, a Rickshaw Ride will drop you to Marwadi University which is a landmark known by all local drivers. It is 10 km from Bus Station, 12 km from Airport, and 10 km from Railway Station. You can easily find it on Google Maps if you want to self-drive to the University.

Q. Is there a Hostel Facility available at Marwadi University ?

Yes, Marwadi University has 6 hostels with a capacity of more than 3500 students. Many National and International students stay here and feel at home. There are ample facilities available at MU hostel. You can inquire about the hostel when you take admission and get accommodated in your new home.

Q. What is the Fee Structure of Degree Programmes at Marwadi University ?

Fee Structure at Marwadi University is different across various courses at UG and PG level. You can contact the Admission Department for knowing the Fees Structure of various courses offered at MU.

Q. How to Apply for Admission at Marwadi University? What form to fill ?

You can apply online by filling the Application form to start your admission process. If you do not want to fill the application online, you can visit the University for walk-in admissions anytime.

Q. Is Marwadi University recognised by the Government ?

Marwadi University is UGC (University Grants Commission) approved/listed. You can find the name of Marwadi University under the list of UGC approved Universities. MU is also the only institute that is given the NAAC A+ grade in Gujarat.

Q. What all Documents are necessary to bring in while joining the University ?

While you come for admissions, you need to carry your HSC and SSC results, school leaving certificate, JEE score card & registration slip (ACPC). We advise you to keep originals along with photocopies of the same. If you are taking admissions for a Master’s degree, you need to also keep the Bachelor’s Degree Certificate and Marksheet, and any other examination’s scorecard if applicable along with the previously mentioned documents. (GATE score, CMAT, CAT score, GPAT score)

Q. Is there any Medical Facility provided ?

Yes, first-aid medical kits and assistance are available on campus. There is also an ambulance available 24/7 to take students off campus for any kind of emergency.
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