Agricultural Science: complete guide to a career in Agricultural Science

Agricultural Science: Career Guide, Jobs, Courses, Salary and Education

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Agricultural Science: Career Guide, Jobs, Courses, Salary and Education

Explore all you need to know about Agricultural Science (Graduates and Post Graduate), from admission Criteria to Courses/Degrees available to Best colleges offering Agricultural Science Programs. Know about all career Options after 12th with detail on courses after 12th class and admission criteria and top colleges.

Agricultural Science Introduction and scope

Agricultural Science is the study of production of food and other goods i.e. plants and living organisms in a systematic and controlled
manner. This field incorporates management of farms, horticulture and agri-business activities. It also gives insights of agrarian scenario of the country and its agriculture industry that manufacture agricultural
machinery and equipment and is involved in procurement and processing of agri-products. It also studies banking activities for financing
and developing farms, research and development for the purpose of improving capacity and quality of farm products and so on.
Agricultural science students can specialize in agricultural production and livestock.

Agricultural Science Admission Process, Eligibility Requirements

Know the eligibility criteria for Agricultural Science courses in India

10+2 or equivalent having passed with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Math or Agriculture stream

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Agricultural Science Courses & Degrees

    Eligibility – A pass in the Higher Secondary Examination (10+2) or equivalent with related subjects

    1. Diploma in Agriculture
    2.  Diploma in Horticulture

Agricultural Science colleges/Universities

Top Institutes offering Agricultural Science course are:

  1.  Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Agriculture
  2.  Bachelor of Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc.)
  3.  B. Sc. Food Technology
  4.  B. Sc. Horticulture
  5. B. Tech Biotechnology
  6.  B. Tech. Agriculture Engineering
  7. Master of Science in Agriculture
  8.  MBA Agri-business
  9.  M.Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology
  10. Master of Science in Agriculture
  11.  Doctor of Philosophy in Agriculture

Agricultural Science salary

Agricultural Science salary in India

Average Salary of an Agricultural Science in India is between per annum

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Please Note:The list of courses and that of Institutes/Universities is in no way exhaustive. The Information about the course is based on information compiled by Central Board of Secondary Education India, We have published this information only to increase the awareness about the course.


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