School of Agricultural Sciences being a constituent college of Jaipur National University has started 4- year B.Sc.(Ag.) Hons. degree course. School of Agricultural Sciences is well equipped with smart classes, modern laboratories, library, adequate agricultural farm and it provides excellent opportunity to the students with latest technologies, exposure visits, field trials for various crops and all desired laboratory practical including soil health card. The course involves the study of various disciplines of agriculture sciences that include Agronomy, Horticulture, Soil Science, Plant Breeding, Genetics, Seed Technology, Crop Physiology, Plant Biochemistry, Plant Biotechnology, Entomology, Plant Pathology, Integrated Pest Management, Water Management, Engineering, Agri-business, Marketing and others. Modern scientific equipment like STFR, Flame Photometer, Spectrophotometer and all required equipments for Tissue culture including the culture of microbes and insect pests are available in the School of Agricultural Sciences. The syllabus is based on V Deans Committee of ICAR which is designed to provide an overall knowledge of agriculture and all its related disciplines. The Course is duly approved from all Statutory bodies including the State Government of Rajasthan.

Agriculture Graduate has tremendous scope in Government (Public) and private sector. B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture has wide scope and is job orientated. Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB) is conducting examination every year for recruitment of Scientist in different subjects. Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) are also provided to Agriculture Graduate to continue higher education. Institute of Banking Personal Selection (IBPS), Ministry of Finance, Government of India is conducting examination for recruitment of Agriculture Finance Officer(AFO) to be posted in different Nationalized Banks every year.

Guest Lectures

Guest Lecture by Dr. Rouhi Dahiya

31/07/2017

Dr Rouhi Dahiya (B.Sc., M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.)
Sr. Consusltant Horticulture
Formenr Director International Horticulture Training & Innovation Center, Jaipur.
Sr. Consultant Horticulture Livelihood Mission, Govt. of Rajasthan.
National Trainer with National Entrepreneurship & Skill Development Center, New Delhi.
Associated with many more Governemental, International, Private and NGOs as Advisor/Sr. Consultant and Landscape designer.

Visits

Students of B Sc. Agriculture visited 02 times Rajasthan Agricultural Research Institute, Durgapura, Jaipur to observe Fields, Agriculture Meteorology Instruments, Laboratories of different subjects in February, 2017. Students also visited SKN Agriculture University, Jobner to see Farmer's Fair on 04 March, 2017.

Course Offered

B.SC (AGRICULTURE)

Duration: 4 years

Eligibility: 10+2 in Science/Agriculture stream from a recognized educational board having minimum of 50% marks

Selection Procedure: ET+PI

Faculty

Sl.no Name Qualification Designation Specialization Years of Experience
1Dr.Sahadeva SinghMSc & PhD(Agronomy)Director(Agri) Agronomy-Crop Husbandry, Horticulture, Weed Science, Extension-
2Dr. Samiran GangopdhayayPhD(Plant Pathology)Professor(Plant Pathology)Plant Pathology-
3Prof. Rajveer SinghMSC (Agronomy)Professor(Agronomy) Agronomy and Extension-
4Dr. Girraj Prasad MeenaPhD(Dairy Extension)Associate Professor(Agri Extension)Agri. Extension-
5Dr. Pradeep SoniPhD(Biochemistry)Assistant ProfessorBiotechnology & Biochemistry-
6Dr.RajaniPhD(Horticulture)Assistant ProfessorHorticulture-Fruits & Vegetable Sciences-
7Dr.Dinesh KumarPhD(Soil Science)Assistant ProfessorSoil Science-
8Shri. Suresh Chandra SharmaABMAssistant ProfessorEconomics and ABM-
9Shri. Manmohan Singh YadavMBA(ABM)Assistant ProfessorExtension Management & ABM-
10Ms. Simran SharmaMSc(Vegetable Science)Assistant ProfessorVegetable Science-
11Mr. Atul SharmaMSc(Vegetable Science)Assistant ProfessorVegetable Science-
12Mr.Sachidanand TiwariMSc(Biochemistry)Assistant ProfessorGenetics, Biochemistry-