BEST INSTITUTE FOR HORTICULTURE COURSES IN DEHRADUN UTTARAKHAND
HORTICULTURE COLLEGE IN DEHRADUN
Uttaranchal (P.G.) College of Bio-Medical Science & Hospital
BEST COLLEGE FOR HORTICULTURE COURSES IN DEHRADUN UTTARAKHAND•
The College of Horticulture is one of the leading College of Uttaranchal (PG) College of Biomedical Sciences and Hospital, Dehradun. College of Horticulture facilitates quality education, strengthen and improve the infrastructure for providing quality education by constantly improving the syllabi of undergraduate (UG) courses as per the guidelines of University and ICAR in horticulture particularly in Fruit Science, Vegetable Science and Floriculture.
College of Horticulture was initiated with the vision to provide foundation for knowledge led, technology driven intellectually satisfying and economically rewarding horticulture enterprise, for ensuring livelihood security and improved quality of life of people.
Horticulture is the branch of agricultural plant sciences that deals with the production of fruits, vegetables, nuts, and ornamental flowers.There are several divisions of horticulture: Pomology, Vegetable Sciences, Post Harvest Technology, Floriculture and landscape architect etc.
The fruit and vegetable production and management, post harvest management along with food processing & preservation hold a great future in the country not only as a consumer market but there also enormous economically profitable and viable opportunities for entrepreneurship & employment both in government and the private sector. The study of horticulture also includes Olericulture (study of production and management of vegetable crops). Floriculture, landscaping, garden designing and maintenance.
Horticulture Inspector / Fruit & Vegetable Inspector / Marketing Inspector.
Training Assistant in Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK)
Section Officer (Horticulture / Landscaping), Horticulturist or Supervisor (Horticulture).
Agriculture Development Officer
Village Level Worker
As Horticulturist / Horticulture Officer or Supervisor (Landscape) in Industries, Farm Houses, Hotels, Golf Courses & Construction Companies etc.
As Horticulture officer in processing companies of agriculture production
Marketing job also in pesticides and insecticides companies.
Self employment in Horticulture:
As Horticulture Consultant provide advice, design, evaluation, supervision of garden or orchard etc.
One can start the Agriculture clinic. Government provides money (up to 10.00 Lac) for this work.
Raise commercial nursery of fruit plants, flower and ornamental plants.
Seed producer of vegetables and flower crops.
Processing work of Horticulture production
One can start establish an institute for vocational education (Horticulture/ Landscape)
Mandates or Vision
To impart undergraduate education and training for human resource development
To conduct applied and strategic research on improvement of horticulture
To disseminate information on recent advances in horticulture crops
To provide advisory and consultancy services, guest lectures and visit on crop and seed production technology and improvement of horticulture crops.
To collect, evaluate, purify and preserve the bio-diversity material related to different horticulture crops in collaboration with HNB Garhwal University and to utilize.
To encourage the faculty staff of the College to be the exposures of different research & development programme related to horticulture
Educational Tour and Visits:College conducts educational tours and visits to various Institutes, sites, Research station etc.
Guest Lectures : College has organized many guest lectures through expertise. We call experts from renowned institutions such as NBRI,Lucknow, G.B. Pant University. University of Horticulture and Forestry , Solan etc.,
Infrastructure: The Institute has built up excellent physical facilities like laboratories, sophisticated equipments for specific research and experimental fields with collections number of horticultural crops
Library:The College library is having spacious room and consists of about 500 books and online books on different disciplines of Horticulture. 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
HORTICULTURE COLLEGE DEHRADUN (UCBMS&H) COURSE & ELIGIBILITY :
B.Sc in Horticulture/Agriculture min 50%
Syllabus of M.Sc. Horticulture -H.N.B. Garhwal University
Plant Propagation and Nursery Management
Advances in Orchard Management
Advances in Pomology : Tropical and Subtropical
Statistical Methods and Experimental Designs
Advances in Temperate- Zone Pomology
Advances in Olericulture
Canopy Management in Fruits Crops
Biotechnology of Horticultural Crops
Advances in Breeding of Fruits and Plantation Crops
Self Study Courses
Advances in Post- Harvest Technology and Management of Fruits and Vegetables
Protected Cultivation of Horticultural Crops
Advances in Floriculture and Landscaping
Growth and Development of Plants
Advances in Breeding of Vegetable Crops
Dry Land Horticulture
Biotic and Abiotic Stress Management in Horticultural
Advances in Breeding of Ornamental Crops
Faculties of Horticulture College Dehradun UCBMS&H