Welcome to College of Agriculture Sciences
Gateway to an Intellectual Destination...
The College of Agriculture Sciences was established in 2014 to promote education and research in the area of Agriculture. The college offers four years B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture programme and the curriculum focuses on all the Agriculture core areas as well as Environmental studies and Agriculture Ethics as per the recommendations of Vth Deans Committee of ICAR.
This programme is an important step towards an improvement in agricultural practices for diversified cropping areas of the country including precision farming and organic farming. Modern Technologies and tools are imparted for improvement in economic farm production with paramount importance of environment protection and sustainable practices. Skills enhancing courses have been introduced in the curriculum like nursery management, mushroom cultivation, commercial horticulture, commercial bee- keeping, food processing, organic farming and bio- dynamic farming etc. Regular visits to Agri-business & Agriclinic centre, dairy and poultry farms, Integrated Pest Management Institute, Krishi Vigyan Kendra and Organic farming fields as well as Kisan Mela are arranged to enhance knowledge about novel inventions in the agriculture fields such as machinery, pesticides and seeds etc to develop Agripreneur skills among the students. The productive exposure of farming operations throughout the year are carried out by students under the guidance of faculty teaching the specified course.
The farm provides opportunities to learn and gain experience in Organic farming, Apiculture, vermi composting, Horticulture, plant pathogens, Soil Analysis and Extension activities. Beyond professional practices, the college organizes guest lectures, invite experts in their respective areas for providing update exposure to students. All faculty members are highly qualified with Ph.D & ICAR-NET with adequate experience in their respective field of specializations. Agriculture graduates have multiple opportunities in banks, seed and fertilizer companies, insurance sector, dairy consultancy areas and pesticides companies etc. They can also join public sector enterprises as Agriculture Research Scientists, food inspectors, Instructors etc. and also can move for the higher studies in their preferred specialization.