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    BSc Hons Agri-Business Management

    About B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management

    BSc (Hons) Agri-Business Management is an undergraduate degree programme that is offered to create professionals with agricultural and management skills.

    The demand for business and management professionals in the agricultural field has increased in the past few years and B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management is an apt course for those who have an interest in the same field.  The four years B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course syllabus is designed to meet the needs of the agriculture industry.

    A candidate who is enrolled in B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course studies various processes involved with agriculture like breeding, crop rotation, machinery etc along with the marketing and sales strategy of food and agriculture products. An individual who is involved in agriculture production, distribution, marketing and sales is associated with agribusiness.

    Skills Required to Pursue B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management:

    Following skills are required to pursue B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course:

    • The candidate must have an interest in agriculture, business and management.
    • He/ She must have some technical knowledge
    • He/ She must have practical learning skills

    B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management Course Highlights

    Course name

     BSc (Hons) Agri-Business Management


    4 years

    Minimum Eligibility

    Class 12th

    Entrance Exams

    Course Fee

    Rs 15,000 to 1 Lacs per Annum

    Job Opportunity

    • Agriculture Sector
    • Large Farms
    • Food Industries
    • Food Packaging Industries
    • Supply Chain Industries

    Average Salary

    Rs 7.00 Lakhs per Annum

    B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management Eligibility Criteria

    Following are the eligibility criteria to pursue BSc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course: -

    • The candidate must have passed Class 12th in any stream.
    • He/ She must have scored at least 50% marks in the qualifying examination.

    B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management Admission Process

    Admission in B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course is based on the national level or state level entrance examination. ICAR AIEEA, MHT CET, TS EAMCET, AP EAMCET, MP PAT, BCECE are some of the common entrance exams for admission in  BSc (Hons) Agri-Business Management.

    B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management Syllabus

    B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management is a 4 years degree course. The semester wise syllabus of B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course is given below:

    Semester I

    Semester II

    • Agro-Techniques of Principal Field Crops- Kharif
    • Fundamentals of Soil Science
    • Production Management of Important Fruit Crops
    • Livestock Production and Management
    • Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics
    • Principles of Management and Agribusiness
    • Introductory Biology
    • Introductory Mathematics
    • Agro-Techniques of Principal Field Crops- Rabi
    • Production Management of Vegetable, Floricultural, Aromatic and Medicinal Crop
    • Principles of Plant Biotechnology
    • Soil, Water and Plant Analysis
    • Value Addition in Animal Products
    • Farm Structures and Green House Technology
    • Fundamentals of Entomology
    •  Agricultural Marketing
    • Agro-based Industrialization
    • Marketing Institutions and Organizations

    Year II

    Semester III

    Semester IV

    • Modern Farming Systems and Sustainable Agriculture
    • Post-Harvest Technology of Horticultural Crops
    • Soil Fertility, Fertilizers and Nutrient Management
    • Fundamentals of Plant Pathology
    • Post-Harvest Technology of Agricultural Crops
    • Communication Skills & Personality Development
    • Principles of Economic Theory
    • Principles of Marketing Management
    • Agri. Informatics
    • Irrigation Water Management
    • Farm Power and Machinery
    • Business Statistics
    • Consumers Psychology in Business Management
    • Agril. Cooperation, Institutions and Management
    • Rural Marketing and Market Infrastructure
    • Input Marketing Management
    • Office Procedures for Agribusiness
    • Organizational Behaviour of Business management

    Year III

    Semester V

    Semester VI

    • Integrated Pest Management
    • Indian Agriculture
    • Farm Management and Production Economics
    • Product Promotion Methods
    • Strategic Business Management
    • Production Management, Planning and Control
    • Inventory and Risk Management
    • Agro-processing Management
    • Food safety and standards
    • Export-Import Management
    • Retail Management
    • Integrated Disease Management
    • Financial Management in Agri-Business
    • Trading of Agricultural Commodities
    • Commodity Market
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Market Survey and Price Analysis
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Environmental Studies and Disaster Management
    • Planning, Formulation and Evaluation of Business Projects

    Year IV

    Semester VII

    Semester VIII

    • Production Management of vegetable crops
    • Marketing Management of vegetable crops
    • Production Management of floriculture crops
    • Marketing Management of floriculture crop
    • Production Management of oilseed crops
    • Marketing Management of oilseed crops
    • Production Management of pulse crops
    • Marketing Management of pulse crops
    • Production Management of Dairy Enterprises
    • Marketing Management of Dairy Enterprises
    • Production Management of Poultry Enterprises
    • Marketing Management of Poultry Enterprises
    • Training Programmes
    • Projects
    • Internships

    B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management Career Options and Job Prospects

    After the completion of B.Sc (Hons) Agri-Business Management course, a candidate can choose to work for various job roles listed below: -

    • Assistant Plantation Manager
    • Agriculture Development Officers
    • Business Development Executive
    • Agricultural Manager
    • Agribusiness Financial Manager
    •  Agri Supply Chain Manager
    • Farm Power & Machinery Manager

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