Diploma in Agriculture

Overview

  • Location - GHRU Saikheda
  • Duration - 2-3 years
  • Course Type - Full time
  • Affiliated - UGC

G H Raisoni University, Saikheda, M.P. offers a Diploma in Agriculture Programme of 2-3 Years. GHRU's Diploma in Agriculture entails learning Advanced applications of Agriculture Science and Technology. Student's learn Agricultural Machinery and processes, Advanced Chemistry, Food and Crop Production and Technical Use and Maintenance of Machines.

This course covers soil science, plants and vegetable management, Cropping Systems, Agricultural Processes, Pest Management, Plant and Food Production Ecology, Water Management and Science, Resource Management etc.

Course Structure

Eligibility

Students who have graduated 12th board examinations from a recognized Board of Education are eligible for applying for this course. A minimum of 55% aggregate marks is necessary to enrol in the Diploma in Agriculture Program. Students must have taken chemistry, Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Biology/ Computer Science/Biotechnology to be eligible for this course.

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Admission Procedure

  • Before starting every admission cycle, the University issues a notification on the University website, notice board and other public domains like newspapers, etc.
  • After the last date of application is over, a list of shortlisted students is put up on the University website, notice board, or the students are informed directly about their admission.
  • You are eligible to apply even if you’re awaiting the results of your qualifying examination(s). Such candidates are offered provisional admissions and have to submit their previous years’ mark sheet to confirm that they fall into the eligibility criteria. You must submit your mark sheet before the due date of applying for admissions. Once the provisional admission is approved, the candidate will have one month to provide the mark sheet for the qualifying examination. Subsequently, failing to do so will result in the cancellation of provisional admission.
  • If a candidate is granted provisional admission under the conditions mentioned above and the said candidate fails to meet the eligibility criteria or has been unable to obtain the required marks. In that case, the provisional admission is cancelled.

An application form is rejected for the following reasons:

  • The candidate fails to fulfil the eligibility criteria provided by the University.
  • The admission is cancelled if the candidate fails to enclose the prescribed fee.
  • Provisional admission is cancelled if the application form does not contain the signature of the candidate and their parents/guardian, wherever applicable.
  • The candidate fails to submit the supporting documents in time for admission.
  • After submitting all the necessary documents and fees, the student will be assigned an enrollment number by the University.
  • Rules set by the University for the process of admission will be applicable from time to time.

Careers

Further Studies

Students have a vast range of courses to pick from after the Diploma. This course offers a pathway to various fields to specialize in. Agriculture Graduates are high in demand as there has been a growth in this sector. With an ever-increasing public and private sector market for Agricultural Specialists, this field has great potential. This sector offers plenty of jobs in the private and government sectors as well. Following are the Bachelor Degrees Courses in Agriculture one can pursue.

  • BSc in Agronomy ( 4 Years)
  • BSc in Agricultural Biotechnology (4 Years)
  • BSc in Agriculture and Food Science ( 4Years)
Job Opportunities

Here are the job opportunities that are available after a Diploma in Agriculture

  • Agriculture Specialist
  • Agronomist
  • Soil and crop consultant
  • Agriculture Sales Manager
  • Agriculturist
  • Ecologist
  • Crop and Soil Management
  • Soil Conservationist
  • Field Researcher
  • Lecturer
  • Plant Pathologist