B.Sc. Agriculture

Mission :

To nurture and groom young talent in various field of Agriculture so as to develop human resource so meet future challenges in research, education and extension activities and for overall development of skill acquisition habits in student to promote entrepreneurship in rural area and to meet the requirements of skilled jobs for industries.

Course Details :

  • All Degree Courses are affiliated to Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krushi Vidyapeeth, Dapoli. Institute is accredited with “A” grade
  • Eligibility :- XII Science with PCB desides it math’s compulsory for B.Tech. (Food Tech.)

 

Degree :    B.Sc.(Agri.)
Duration :    4 Years
Intake Capacity: 180 seats (36 seats for Management quota)
Syllabus :    Study of various Field crops, Fruits and Vegetable, Flowers, Processing, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Science, Forestry, Agril. Chemistry & Soil science, Meteorology, Crop Production, Crop Physiology, introduction to computer Farm Management, Breeding of Field and Horticulture crops, Livestock breeding & Nutrition, Weed Management Plant Biotechnology,  Agril. Marketing, Farm Power & Machinery, Seed Technology, Protected cultivation, Post Harvest Technology, RAWE, Experimental Learning Modules, Agril. Economics, Agril. Extension Education, Plant Protection, Agril. Engineering, Advances in Agriculture technology.

Selection Procedure

       Online admission through Maharashtra Council of Agriculture Education and research, Pune on merit. Admission form can be filled online from website : www.mahaagriadmission.in Facility of filling the online admission from at college is also available. It would be definately appropriate if candidate with the parents visit the campus and ensure about the facilities available before taking up the admission. Management seats will be filled in directly by the college. 70% seats are reserved (Konkan Jurisdiction) for University quota and 30% seats for entire.

Job Opportunities

        Own farming, jobs in Department of Agriculture (M.S.), Agril. Universities, Sugar factories, Nationalised banks, Pvt. Agricultural farms, Own Agri-Clinic, Agro-service centre, Agro Advisory service, Agri consultancy,Agri-business, Marketing of Agril. Produce and Production of Agro-based products and their marketing, Opportunity for administrative posts through MPSC and UPSC exams.

Fee Structure

             As prescribed by the Maharashtra Council of Agril. Edu. And Research, Pune.

Scholarship

                      Govt. Of India Scholarships for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Nomadic Tribe and other Backward Class category student are available as per Govt. Norms. The Economically Backward Class Scholarship for Open category whose income is below Rs. one lakh are given 50% concession in tution fees.

Infra-structure facilities available 

Classrooms : Well equipped with writing boards, LCD projectors for presentations, comfortable seatting arrangement, well ventilated windows etc.
Library : Bookshelves full of text books, reference books and magazines with well furnished furniture. Collection of CD’s on various educational topics. E-library to the commenced soon.
Hostel Facilities : Six Boys and Three Gritls hostels with well furnished separate messes on No-profit No-loss basis. Well furnished, spacious, students friendly canteen facility available
Staff : Dedicated and well qualified permanent teaching staff and visiting professors are available.
Playground : The college has a big play ground with most of the essential sports materials for indoor and outdoor games. Separate symnasiums for boys and girls are available at the campus. Our Students have participated and won medals in sports and cultural activities at State and National levels.
Laboratories : Well equipped laboratories available for practicals.
Field : 300 acre field with diff. Fruit crops, veg., plantation and spice crops, green house, dairy, poultry available.
Computer Room : Well furnished computer lab with MHCET exam centre and internat connectivity with printer and xerox machine.
Seminar Hall : A seminar hall having 400 seats capacity with LCD Projector and audio system for seminars, Guest lecturers, social functions and co-curricular activities. Besides imparting the education, we strive through personality Development, English speaking and Entrepreneurship Development cells, to unleash hidden potential, aspirations of students and teach them moral, social obligation and professional values.

Essential Documents required for Admission

 
  1. H.S.C. Mark list.
  2. S.S.C. Mark List.
  3. College Leaving Certificate.
  4. Domicile Certificate.
  5. 7/12 in the name of father/grand father if available.(12% weightage).
  6. Caste certificate with validity certicate.
  7. Sport/NSS/NCC A or B certificate

Examination System

Common examination all over Maharashtra conducted by the Maharashtra Agricultural Universities Examination Board, Pune with external exam system.

Placement Cell

Company campus interviews are arranged in college campus. Our students are placed in various reputed companies, firms and other industries

For Admission Contact

Dr. Sunitkumar Patil, Pricipal.  
Phone : 02355-273640/273643,
Mob.: 9423296868 / 9423048525,
Website : www.sahyadriagri.org,
Email : spcollegeofagriculture@rediffmail.com,
Fax : 02355-273643/264215