Amrita Agriculture

The curriculum of B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture program is designed through a multidisciplinary approach aligned with international standards and as envisaged by Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

Specialty of the Program:

  • Advanced training in the field of agriculture science through integrating most recent technological advancements.
  • A curriculum aligned with international standards and as envisaged by Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
  • Involvement of expertise at the national and international level in all spheres of the program.
  • Well-disciplined academic and research environment.
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Admission & Selection Process 2021

Admission to 4-year B.SC. Agriculture program is based on the rank scored in the test conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. Test will be conducted online with proctoring. 

Duration of the Test: 60 minutes.

Question Distribution: Physics – 10; Chemistry – 15; Biology – 15

Syllabus:  11th & 12th class based on CBSE & State board.

There will be NO negative marking in the test

Last Date to Submit Application: July 15

Sufficient time will be given to the candidates to practice the online test

Tentative Date of Examination: End of July 2021

Results will be published in the first week of August

Admission will start in the second week of August.

If interested to apply under management category, please send email to ciragri@amrita.edu / contact +91 9047084597.

CURRICULUM

Duration: 8 Semesters

Sl. No. Subject Name Credit
1 Rural Agricultural Work Experience (RAWE) and Agro-Industrial Attachment 20
This program will be undertaken by the students during the seventh semester for a total duration of 20 weeks with a weightage of 0+20 credit hours in two parts, namely, RAWE and AIA. It will consist of general orientation, plant clinic and on-campus training by different faculties followed by village attachment/unit attachment in university. The students would be attached with the agro-industries to get an experience of the industrial environment and working. Due weightage in terms of credit hours will be given depending upon the duration of stay of students in villages/agro-industries. At the end of RAWE/AIA, the students will be given one week for project report preparation, presentation and evaluation.
 
Sl. No. Subject Name Credit
1 Students can choose any two modules
There will also be a student project as experiment attached to any of these areas.
10
1. Production Technology for Bioagents and Biofertilizer
2. Seed Production and Technology
3. Mushroom Cultivation Technology
4. Soil, Plant, Water and Seed Testing
5. Commercial Beekeeping
6. Commercial Horticulture
7. Floriculture and Landscaping
8. Food Processing
9. Agriculture Waste Management
10. Organic Production Technology

 

Eligibility

A pass in 10 + 2 (Class XII) or its equivalent examination with minimum 60% aggregate of marks in Biology, Physics and Chemistry and with not less than 55% in each of these three subjects Age: Candidates, whose date of birth falls on or after 1st July, 2000.

FEE STRUCTURE

25% of the seats will be reserved for high ranked students with scholarship fees. Fee structure will be updated soon in the website.

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How to Reach

Coimbatore Marine College, in the Pollachi Main Road is a major landmark close to Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences. SVS Corporate Office is situated between Marine College (20 kms from Ukkadam Bus stand and 23 kms from Pollachi) and Bhojanam Vegetarian hotel in the Pollachi Main Road. Follow the road opposite to SVS corporate office and yellow SVS name boards all the way to Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences (3 kms from SVS corporate office).

Contact US

School of Agricultural Sciences J. P. Nagar, Arasampalayam, Myleripalayam (via.), Coimbatore, - 642 109, Tamil Nadu, India.

0422 2685000

0422 2686274 (Fax Number)

78068 13003

agriculture@amrita.edu

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