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M.Sc. Agronomy

M.Sc. Agronomy

M.Sc. agronomy

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M.Sc. Agronomy
Duration
ELIGIBILITY
ADMISSION PROCESS
FEES
02 years (04 Semesters) 60% in 10+2 with PCB / PCM / Agriculture 60% in B.Sc. Agriculture Rs. 45,000 per semester & Rs. 90,000 per annum
About

MSc Agronomy

Productivity in the agricultural sector is rapidly changing with the emerging use of innovative technologies in agronomy jobs. The shift necessitates the education and development of specialists, ready to transform agricultural practices using technologies that are more efficient, productive, and profitable and to provide quality food to the world’s growing population. M.Sc. The MSc agronomy in Jaipur program at SGVU integrates agronomic aspects with plant sciences. It plays a key role in increasing agricultural productivity and improving food security.

Career Prospects

MSc agronomy

This 2-year program promises innumerable job prospects as the demand for food crops and agricultural yield will never decline, as long as life exists. Agronomists find employment across varied sectors, including:

  • Research
  • Production
  • Consulting
  • Management
  • Business
  • Education
  • Government
  • Development
  • International Assistance, etc.

Program Structure

MSc agronomy

Semester 1

  • Core Courses
  • Agrometeorology and crop weather forecasting
  • Principles and practices of water management
  • Principles and practices of soil fertility and nutrient manage
  • Supporting course
  • Statistical methods
  • Minor courses
  • Analytical techniques and instrumental methods in soil and plant anal

Semester 2

  • Core Courses
  • Modern concepts in crop production
  • Principles and practices of weed management
  • Dryland farming and watershed management
  • Cropping systems and sustainable agriculture
  • Supporting course
  • Experimental designs

Semester 3

  • Core Courses
  • Agronomy of major cereals and pulses
  • Agronomy of oilseeds, commercial and fibre crops
  • Minor courses
  • Hormonal regulation of plant growth and development
  • Management of problem soils and waters

Semester 4

  • Seminar
  • Comprehensive
  • Masters’ Research

Teaching

The typical percentage of time spent in different learning activities for this program based on student choices. This information is collated from the previous year and will not be available if the program is new.

Year 1

Lectures, seminars, elocution
40%
Lab/Field practical
60%

Year 2

Lectures, seminars, elocution
40%
Lab/Field practical
60%

Assessment

Typically how work is assessed for this program based on student choices. This information is collated from the previous year and will not be available if the program is new.

Year 1

Written Exams
70%
Practical Exams
30%

Year 2

Written Exams
70%
Practical Exams
30%
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