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About Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences

Contrary to the conventional teaching and research in the field of agriculture sciences, In Amrita, students get advanced training in the field of agriculture science through integrating technological advancements. The curriculum is designed through a multidisciplinary approach aligned with international standards and as envisaged by Indian Council of Agricultural Research. Expertise available at the national and international level will be involved in all spheres of the programme.

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Our Mission

To provide value - based education and mould the character of younger generation through a system of wholesome learning so that their earnest endeavour to achieve progress and prosperity in life, is matched by an ardent desire to extend selfless service to the society, one complementing the other.

Our Vision

We envision a world endowed with the wealth of knowledge and the strength of discrimination.

We envision a system, which is healthy breeding ground for the sprouting, culturing and dissemination of the whole gamut of knowledge in a wholesome and holistic manner for the well-being of humankind.

We envision a human being empowered with wholesome knowledge, which makes one an enabler and facilitator in the deep search and striving of every human being for that knowledge.

We envision a system where in there is a great interplay and exchange of ideas, thoughts, feelings and actions, which develop people empowered with noble character and wholesome values. They go out into fields of action to build a world of love, harmony, peace and knowledge. They follow the path of 'Dharma' and give a clear direction in every thought and human endeavour.
 


Campus Director's Message

Dr. N. Udaya Shankar, Ph.D.,
Campus Director,
Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences.


By the Divine blessings of our beloved AMMA, the Chancellor of our University, 09.08.2019, indeed, is a memorable day in the annals of Indian Agricultural Education. On this indelible day, the Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences has been inaugurated by His Holiness Sampujya Swami Ramakrishnanda Puri in Coimbatore. At this gloriousmoment, I am very much elated to extend my best wishes to Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences to spread the fragrance of success everywhere in the world.

With the phenomenal guidance of our much adored Sampujya Swami Abhayamritanda Puri , the Pro-Chancellor, Vice-Chancellor and other Senior Officials, the school has acquired the necessary

infrastructure and has designated worthy academicians to impart exceptional knowledge in Agricultural Sciences. The calibers of the students are further augmented by inculcating sports and cultural education in their regular curriculum development.Undeniably, our students will face any challenges of humanity in food production and enable themselves to stay numero uno.

I am sure that the glory of the school will gallop to greater heights by the dedicated efforts of the management, teaching fraternity, students, and all concerned to fulfill our AMMA’s vision of uplifting the world with wisdom. The school strongly strives to upkeep the motto of this University, “Shraddhavan Labhate Gayanam.”


Principal's Message

Dr. P. Sureshkumar, Ph.D.,
Principal,
Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences.


Agriculture being the Arts, Science and Culture of growing crops in an eco- friendly and sustainable manner, requires multi - disciplinary integrated approach. The B.Sc.(Hons.) in Agriculture being offered at Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences stands distinct from similar programmes, with the blessings of AMMA our Chancellor.  The course programme covers all the syllabus prescribed by ICAR with facilities and standards to level or better in comparison with similar programmes at any part of the world.

The students are trained in such a way to have both Theoretical and Field level practical expertise with an objective of developing professionally talented and internationally competent graduates who can grow further in multi-directional ways, ultimately to help and guide the farmers.


Dr. Sudheesh Manalil, PhD (UWA, Australia)
Head - Research and Professor, School of Agricultural Sciences
Honorary Associate Professor, University of Queensland
Adjunct Lecturer, The University of Western Australia
Editor, Weed Biology and Management (WSS Japan)

What is the specialty of Agriculture course in Amrita?

Contrary to the conventional teaching and research in the field of agriculture sciences, In Amrita, students get advanced training in the field of agriculture science through integrating technological advancements. The curriculum is designed through a multidisciplinary approach aligned with international standards and as envisaged by Indian Council of Agricultural Research. Expertise available at the national and international level will be involved in all spheres of the programme.


Programs Offered

The School of Agricultural Sciences offers an undergraduate program in agriculture sciences, B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture. The curriculum is designed through a multidisciplinary approach aligned with international standards and as envisaged by Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

Duration: 8 Semesters

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.


What International Experts in Agriculture Say


Students Activities

Aparna S - Emasculation - Genetics and Plant Breeding

Catherine P Shaju - Emasculation and Bagging in Green Gram

ChennaaReddy H - Potato Cultivation

Mr. Kavi Arasu S - Black Gram Cultivation

Ms.Sahara Panta - Transplanting Age Seedling of Rice

Mr. Senthil Prabhakaran S and Mr. Kavi Arasu S - Making of Home Made Incubator


Infrastructure

Auditorium
A Coconut Plantation in the Campus

Facilities

and many more...


NEWSLETTER

The Amrita School of Agricultural Sciences, coimbatore has released its newsletter. Click here to view the academic and research contributions in the field of Agricultural Sciences. The newsletter also covers various activities conducted, events organized, achievements of students and faculty members, etc.

 

The School has released the newsletter for the year 2020.


2020


Upcoming Events

Jan
29
2021
The Center for Wireless Networks & Applications (AmritaWNA), Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, will host a Webinar...
Jan
30
2021
Amrita School of Engineering will organize a Webinar Series: Future of Engineering and Technology on How to Prepare for JEE...
Feb
24
2021
Amrita School of Biotechnology (ASBT), Amritapuri campus is organizing a three day event called Biocrest 2021 on February 24...
Mar
12
2021
The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Bengaluru,...

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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).

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

0422 2686274  
agriculture@amrita.edu