BEST INSTITUTE FOR AGRICULTURE COURSES IN DEHRADUN UTTARAKHAND
AGRICULTURE COLLEGE IN DEHRADUN
Uttaranchal (P.G.) College of Bio-Medical Science & Hospital
BEST COLLEGE FOR AGRICULTURE COURSES IN DEHRADUN UTTARAKHAND•
The College of AGRICULTURE is one of the leading College of Uttaranchal (PG) College of Biomedical Sciences and Hospital, Dehradun. The College of AGRICULTURE offers Graduate program (B.Sc. (Ag) – AGRICULTURE), with an aim to provide job oriented course with best quality education to the students. The College of Agronomy try to establish some programme to create interest of the students towards presence in the class, learning attitude and active participation in the field activities. Field Activities are the most important and essential part of agricultural studies, in this regards the college, engaged students to the field activities like land preparation, seed sowing, crop management, weeding, insect – pest and diseases management etc.
Feed back impressions from the students are taken and analyzed for successive and continuous improvement in the teaching methodologies. The students are given group tasks to develop a sense of teamwork and be able to manage fellow workers and the outcomes are validated by a group of evaluators, who come-out with suggestions of improvement in practical procedures and as well in the reporting formats and styles. Special impetus is given on farm management practices through simulated situation. The aim is to nurture professional agronomists who can leave behind their golden footprints in the society that they serve in any capacity.
the basic objective of the department of Agro Sciences is to produce graduates in the fields of Forestry, Horticulture and Agriculture who can meet the various challenges for production, processing and marketing of food, fiber, herbs and various forest products.
The good quality class room studies are accompanied with extensive practical work with the concept of Earn While Learn. The Students are provided with a piece of Agricultural Land and guided to cultivate certain crops in it.
The profit earned on this venture is also shared with the students. Field practicals are prescribed and practiced for understanding the stepwise agricultural used technique operations and crop production studies in the field plot adjacent to the college campus.
Field visits substantiate the class room studies. The visit are arranged for the students to the various institutes and farms.
Laboratory: Agriculture, Horticulture labs. Faculties and Instruments:
Our institution is blessed with full-fledged department of Agriculture equipped with the laboratories for Soil Science, AGRICULTURE, Plant Protection, Plant Breeding, Animal Husbandry etc. the equipment available with the department for the student’s use are:- Kjldhal Assembly, Seed Germinator, Automatic Weather Station, Incubators, Flame Photometer, Spectrophotometer, Hot Air Ovens, TDS/Conductivity meter, pH meter, Foot Sprayer, Knap Sack sprayers, Soil tillage tools, Punning tools etc.
Admission Inquiry Form
Uttaranchal (P.G.) College Of Bio-Medical Sciences & Hospital, Near I.S.B.T, Sewla Khurd, GMS – Transport Nagar Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248001
Mobile 1 – 9319703972
Mobile 2 – 9319924110
Monday: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Tuesday: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Wednesday: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Thursday: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Friday: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Saturday: 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
Sunday : Closed
SCOPE AND JOB PROSPECTS OF AGRICULTURE COURSES
Lots of Government as well as Private Jobs opportunities are present in front of Graduates of AGRICULTURE. Talking about Government jobs, State Agriculture Departments recruits to fill up Officer level posts. Government Banks also recruits to fill up Officer level posts (generally dealing with Loans). Talking about Private Sector jobs, may find jobs as Managers at Plantations, as Officers at Fertilizer Manufacturing firms, Agriculture Machinery Industries, Agricultural Products Marketing firms etc.
Some well known job posts available are
Quality Assurance Officer
Agriculture Loan Officer (in Banks)
One may also work as an independent consultant after gaining work experience in the AGRICULTURE. After B.Sc. Agronomy, one may also go for higher education i.e. Ph.D. and build a career in the Research sector associated with the field of Agronomy/AGRICULTURE.
LABORATORIES: The College has well equipped laboratories for studying U.G. practical works and to conduct research trials for P.G. courses.
Total laboratories – 03
Plant Protection Lab.
Agriculture Research Laboratory
DAIRY FARM: A small Dairy Farm is also available in the college to study the courses like Animal Husbandry, Animal Nutrition and Animal Breeding.
LIBRARY:The College library consists of about more than 500 books and online books on different disciplines on Agricultural Science. The books are available on weekly renewal basis to the students and the staff. The library is equipped with reading facilities for 100 students at a time.
EVENTS:The College of Agriculture Science conducts various activity likes – Sports, Watching motivational movies, Indoor & out door games, Street play, debate, group discussion, creative work etc.
AGRONOMY COLLEGE DEHRADUN (UCBMS&H) COURSE & ELIGIBILITY :
10 + 2 with minimum 45% marks in Agriculture/PCB/PCM
Syllabus of B.Sc. AGRICULTURE- H.N.B. Garhwal University
Str. & Spoken English
Elementary Agri/Elementary/ Biology/Elementary Mathematics (Only one depending on subjects in 10+2)
Principles of Agronomy
Rural Sociology & Educational Psychology
Fundamentals of Soil Science
Fundamentals of Horticulture
Elementary Plant Biochemistry
Element of Genetics
Introductory Plant Pathology
Irrigation Water Management
Principles of Plant Breeding & Breeding of Field Crops
Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management
Agri. Marketing and International Trade
Field Crops I (Kharif)
Crop Diseases and their Management
Introduction to Plant Biotechnology
Field Crops II (Rabi)
Agriculture Co-operation, Finance and Busi. Mgt.
Insect Pest and their Management
Fruit and Plantation Crops
Elementary Crop Physiology
Farm Machinery and Power
Farm Mgt. and Natural Resource Economics
Fundamentals of Extension Education and Rural Development
Post Harvest Mgt. & Processing of Fruits and Vegetables
Practical Crops Production – I
Farming System and Sustainable Agriculture
Conservation and Management of soil and water resources
Silviculture and Agro Forestry
Seed Production and Processing Technology
Practical Crops Production – II
Breeding and Improvement of Farm Animals
Principles of Animal Nutrition
Element of Food Technology
Human Food and Nutrition
Soil Taxonomy, Survey and remote sensing
Production Technology of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants