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M.Sc Agronomy (M.Sc Agronomy)

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About this course

Master of Science in Agronomy is a two-year Postgraduate course that ingrains advanced knowledge of agronomic systems and superior problem-solving skills.

Department of Agricultural Sciences

Pursue M.Sc Agronomy from best Agri Business college in Punjab and India. Visit Chandigarh University Institute of Agriculture sciences (UIAS) for career opportunities. The study of M.Sc. in Agronomy at University Institute of Agricultural Sciences (CU), widely regarded as one of the best Agronomy colleges in Punjab, provides thorough knowledge and understanding of agro-techniques for various crops and cropping systems, pasture and grassland improvement, farming system models, crop-weather relationship and more. Our sole purpose is to nurture future human resource personnel in the field of Agronomy. Our course-set is not only limited to the teaching of basic agronomy tools and technologies but covers modern production technologies, crop production constraints and its overcoming methods in a comprehensive way.

Best B.Sc (Hons.) in Agriculture College in Punjab

Academic Excellence

  • Industry Oriented Curriculum Comparable with World’s Top Universities
  • Flexible Choice Based Credit System (FCBCS)
  • Project Based & Experiential Learning
  • More Than 70 Open Electives To Pursue Inner Delight
  • Advanced Technologies & Integration For Premium Placements
B.Sc (Hons.) in Agriculture College in North India

Scholarships

  • Chandigarh University Scholarship Admission Test (CU-SAT)
  • Merit Based Scholarships For Academic Session
  • Scholarship Scheme For Wards Of Defence Personnel Armed Forces Educational Welfare Scheme (Afews)
  • Sports Based Scholarships/Freeships
  • Other Important Scholarship Schemes

Eligibility & Fee Details

EligibilityThe student should have passed B.sc in agriculture (Minimum 4 years program) from a recognized university with minimum 55% in aggregate.

Program Fee Amount
Semester Fee 45000/- INR
Parameters CUSAT Scholarship Amount Amount to pay after CUSAT Scholarship
100% of semester fees
Top 1% students on the basis of merit
45000/- INR Nil
50% of semester fees
Next 2% students on the basis of merit
22500/- INR 22500/- INR
25% of semester fees
Next 3% students on the basis of merit
11250/- INR 33750/- INR
10% of semester fees
Next 4% students on the basis of merit
4500/- INR 40500/- INR
* The students who will score 60% or more marks in CU-SAT will be offered at least 5% scholarship in the course fee.
Other Fee Details Amount
Uniform Fee (One Time) 2900/- INR
Fee Regular Exam (Sem Wise) 1500/- INR
Refundable Security (One Time) 2000/- INR
CU Fest (Anually) 500/- INR
Other Charges 150/- INR
Pathway After M.Sc. Agronomy

Career Prospects

As the demand for food is increasing, the demand for Agronomists is likely to increase in the coming years. Agronomists will be needed to find ways to increase the output of crops. Agronomists will also be needed to balance increased agricultural output with the protection and preservation of soil, water, and ecosystems. *careerindia

Employment Areas

After successfully completing M.Sc. in Agronomy, students can opt for jobs as:

  • Agronomist
  • Agricultural Climatologist
  • Agronomist Sales
  • Biological Science Technician
  • Chemical Sales
  • Representative Crop Production Specialist
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Fertilizer Plant Manager
  • Research Assistant
  • Soil and Water Conservationist
  • Lab technician
  • Crop Scientist
  • Teacher

Course info

Level of Study Post-Graduate

Institute University Institute of Agriculture Sciences

Duration 2 year full-time

Start August


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