M.Sc in Agricultural Extension and Communication


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

GHRU offers MSc in Agricultural Extension and Communication, a two-year masters course in the agricultural domain. This course offers a number of extended activities in agricultural exercises and farming education. It enables the students to learn and implement better ways to improve the field of agriculture. Extended and in-depth research to maximise advanced farming methods which will lead to greater rural development is the prime focus.

  • To gain a superior understanding of the fundamentals of the topic in the chosen field of study. This is achieved through courses and self-study.
  • To develop abilities and skills to carry out independent research.

Course Structure


Students who have graduated with B.Sc.(Agri.)/B.B.A.(Agriculture)/B.Sc.(ABM)/ B.Sc.(BBM) / B.Sc.(Agri. Bio-Tech.)/ B.Tech. (Agril. Engg.)/ B.Sc.(Horti.) / B.Sc.(Forestry)/ B.Tech. (Food Tech.)/B.Sc.(Hons.) B.Sc.(Animal Husbandry) or have a corresponding degree of agriculture-related universities.

Study at GHRU for a successful future & drive your career in the right direction with our M.Sc in Agricultural Extension and Communication programs

Admission Procedure

  • The University will publish admission notification in papers, the University's site, the notice board of the University, and other media before the beginning of each cycle.
  • List of provisional candidates chosen for admission / shortlisted dependent on merit will be shown on the notification board of the University/University's site/or the students will be notified directly of their admission after the last date of made application.The admitted candidate will need to produce a mark sheet of the passing exam within a month of the due date of affirmation.
  • The students can also apply whose results of the required exam are about to declare. They will get provisional seats. These students, nonetheless, should produce the previous year mark sheet/School/College certificate as proof for required qualification criteria before the due date. If a candidate failed to do so, the provisional admission of the student would not be confirmed. The provisional admission will be forfeit.
  • If an applicant admitted under provisional admission (by point (c) above) couldn't acquire the necessary mark to satisfy the requirement and qualification, then the temporary entry stands cancelled.
  • The application made by the student might be dismissed because of any of the accompanying reasons:
    1. The student does not satisfy the qualification conditions.
    2. The required fees aren't paid.
    3. The application form isn't completed or signed by the candidate and their parent, guardian, wherever required.
    4. Necessary documents for admission are not encased.
  • Enrolment /Registration number will be allotted to the student by the University after confirmation and prepayment of several of the actual charges.
  • Admission rules as outlined by the University will be applicable for all admission procedures occasionally.


Further Studies:

This Masters degree course creates a solid base for higher degree programs in respective subjects, e.g.Phil. & PhD.

Students can also opt for joining communication and healthcare departments.

Job Opportunities

Here are the job opportunities that are available after MSc in Agricultural Extension and Communication

  • Range Forest Officer
  • Agricultural Extension Officer
  • Technical Officer
  • Rural Development Officer
  • Agricultural Research Scientist