code

SAG-03

Program Code
level

Graduation

Level
duration

4 Years

Duration

Programme overview

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Forestry is a 4-year full-time undergraduate program at Om Sterling Global University, Hisar, Haryana. The course mainly deals with the aspects of forestry such as wildlife and natural resources. In short, for aspiring student forestry opens myriads of opportunities that lead to success. 

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Forestry deals with the science and art of tree plantations and the management of forests. The study includes how a professional in this domain could help the forestry flourish with the means of skills attained via completing the degree. 

Program Objectives

The B.Sc. (Hons.) in Forestry degree program at OSGU’s School of Agriculture (SAG) has the following program objectives

  • Exploring a new world of opportunities in forestry
  • Better forestry via attained skills and knowledge in the relevant domain
  • Passion and perseverance for the better of forestry and natural resources
  • Supporting agricultural studies and widen the scope of research and development activities  

Program Outcomes

The program outcome of a B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry is to produce highly skilled professionals in the domain of forestry who will be able to revolutionize the niche with their creativity. OSGU is a top college at Hisar, Haryana that is dedicated to nourishing the overall skills of a student such as – communication, grammar, and personality; along with practical and theoretical knowledge of forestry and related branches. The program will make a student ready to face modern world challenges and excel them with ease. With a degree of B.Sc. (Hons.) in Forestry in your hand, you can become an eminent part of the community and can help the world turn into a better place. 

Career Path

The career path after pursuing B.Sc. (Hons.) in Forestry is amazing and the aspiring students now this, that is why every year hundreds of thousands of students are trying to enroll themselves in the top colleges. Om Sterling Global University believes firmly in making the student’s dream come true that is why our dedicated Training and Placement Cell members make a student ready for future via CV-writing, resume building, mock interviews, aptitude tests, group discussions, and more. Also, the program has been diligently designed keeping the latest industry trends in mind.

With a degree from OSGU, Hisar, Haryana a student will learn everything there is to know about forestry and as per the skill set and interest a student can opt for

  • Officer- State Governments’ Forest Department
  • Plantation Manager
  • Nursery Manager
  • Forest products marketing
  • Purchase Manager (Forest products)

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • 10+2 examination with PCB/ PCM /PCMB/Agriculture.

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website www.ugc.ac.in will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

The program syllabus is made in such a way that a student can easily enter any field they want, let it be – government, private, or public sector. The students of B.Sc. (Hons.) in Forestry will be able to reform the world with ideas and ingenuity. The program syllabus of Om Sterling Global University has been diligently designed so that a student can keep up with the latest trends and excel in life and career. The program is a must these days as the world has come to know that besides great engineers and doctors we need great professionals in forestry. The domain not only supports mankind but also provides shelter to the animal kingdom. We need more professionals in this niche to maintain a perfect equilibrium between nature and humanity. 

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. Introduction to Forestry
02. Dendrology
03. Introduction to Agronomy and Horticulture
04. Geology & Soils
05. Information and Communication Technology
06. Communication Skills and Personality DevelopmentPlant Biochemistry
07. Plant Biochemistry
08. Forest Botany/Basic Mathematics
09. Physical Education-I
10. NCC-I/NSS-1

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. Plant Physiology
02. Plant Cytology and Genetics
03. Theory and Practice of Silvi-culture
04. Wood Anatomy
05. Wildlife Biology
06. Forest Protection
07. Statistical Methods & Experimental Designs
08. Physical Education-II
09. NCC-II/NSS-II

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. Environmental Studies and Disaster Management
02. Forest Survey & Engineering
03. Soil Biology & Fertility
04. Forest Ecology & Biodiversity
05. Tree Improvement
06. Principles of Agro forestry
07. Forest Mensuration
08. Physical Education-III
09. NCC-III/NSS-III

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Forest Management
02. Silviculture of Indian Trees
03. Wood Products & Utilization
04. Ethno botany, Medicinal and Aromatic plants
05. Ornithology & Herpetology
06. Seed Technology & Nursery Management
07. Rangeland and Livestock Management
08. Forest Tribology & Anthropology
09. Study Tour of State Forest

Semester V

S.No. Subject
01. Forest Hydrology and Watershed Management
02. Climate Science
03. Wood Science and Technology
04. Logging and Ergonomics
05. Forest Extension & Community Forestry
06. Entrepreneurship Development & Business Management
07. Forest Economics and Marketing
08. Experiential Learning

Semester VI

S.No. Subject
01. Plantation Forestry
02. Forest Laws, Legislation and Policies
03. Geomatics
04. Recreation & Urban Forestry
05. Restoration Ecology
06. Non-Timber Forest Products
07. Certification of Forest Products
08. Experiential Learning

Semester VII

S.No. Subject
01. Forestry Work Experience
02. All India Study Tour

Semester VIII

S.No. Subject
01. Forest Inventory and Yield Prediction
02. Forest Biotechnology
03. Agro-Forestry Systems and Management
04. Wildlife Management
05. Agricultural Informatics
06. Project Work & Dissertation

How to Apply

If you have any queries regarding the course feel free to contact us any time just by filling-up the Admission Enquiry Form below. If somehow you have any second thoughts on which subject to choose, you can reach out to us via the free tele-counseling option. Now, if you have decided that you must pursue this course then go head and fill-up the online application below and start a great career in the world of forestry. 

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