SAG-01

Program Code

Graduation

Level

4 Years

Duration

Programme overview

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture is a 4-year full-time undergraduate program degree at Om Sterling Global University, Hisar, Haryana. B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture deals with the study and learning of agricultural science to help the farmers grow better crops and develop tools that will assist them in harvesting and cropping. Om Sterling is a top college in Hisar, Haryana where the School of Agriculture deals with land surveying, water resource management, poultry and animal management, soil science, and a basic understanding of technology. 

This course is specifically designed to help the students learn about agriculture and the means to increase the productivity of crops for the benefit of mankind. B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture also deals with the protection techniques that help crops stay safe in warehouses and help the farmers to grow their income. 

B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture is also concerned with post-harvesting technologies to preserve the products required to increase the quality of consumable items. With this course, you will be made proficient in every aspect of agriculture and will learn the advanced theories that are related to boost the productivity of farmers. 

In the past few decades, the demand for B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture has increased a lot as the world has come to know that besides great engineers, doctors, and scientists, the world also needs good farmers and personnel who are great with agriculture-related science. 

Program Objectives

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

  • Making the students learn agricultural science via the best quality of education
  • How impossibilities can be overcome via perseverance and passion
  • Enable the students to develop technology and means for supporting the farmers
  • Help farmers skyrocket their productivity 

Program Outcomes

Om Sterling Global University is a top college at Hisar, Haryana that is dedicated to producing the best-in-class professionals in the realm of agriculture. With our highly experienced faculty members, you will be taught via hands-on experience on the latest tools and equipment. The B.Sc. (Hons) in Agriculture will make an aspiring student ready for the modern world challenges that will come in the path to success. The aspiring students can join the public, private, or government sector by pursuing this course. Once they have a degree of B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture in their hand from the best college in Hisar, Haryana, the students can make their dream come true and earn respect in society. 

Career Path

The career path is filled with numerous golden opportunities after completing B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture from Om Sterling Global University, Hisar, Haryana. With the ever-increasing demand of a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture, hundreds of thousands of aspiring students are trying to enroll themselves in top universities like Om Sterling Global University to make their dream come alive of getting placed in a top-notch MNC. The course will help you step-up in the ladder of success sooner than any other domain. You will become an eminent personality in the world of agriculture and can take apart in most of the research and development activities that are crucial in agricultural science. 

Now, as per the attained skill set and interest of an undergraduate student they can opt for 

  • Competitive Exams
  • Campus Placements
  • State Government
  • Central Government Jobs
  • Jobs in Banks and Insurance sector
  • Jobs in Teaching and Education
  • Jobs in Private Sector
  • Becoming an Entrepreneur
  • Agricultural Journalism

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 has been made in a very careful way that helps the students to keep up with the latest trends in the modern industry. The aspiring students will be made acquainted with the latest developments in the agriculture field as regular industrial visits and workshops are also a part of our curriculum. Guest lecturers are being invited to our college from all over the world to render an amazingly in-depth knowledge of a subject that goes beyond the typical classroom approach. With our program syllabus, a student will take a glimpse of the future and know that are the most crucial ingredients for the recipe of success and happiness in this niche.

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. Fundamentals of Horticulture
02. Fundamentals of Plant Biochemistry & Biotechnology
03. Fundamentals of Soil Science
04. Introduction to Forestry
05. Comprehension & Communication Skills in English
06. Fundamentals of Agronomy
07. Introductory Biology*/Elementary Mathematics*
08. Agricultural Heritage*
09. Rural Sociology & Educational Psychology
10. Human Values & Ethics (Non-Gradial)
11. NSS/NCC/Physical Education & Yoga Practices**

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. Fundamentals of Genetics
02. Agricultural Microbiology
03. Introductory Soil and Water Conservation Engineering
04. Fundamentals of Crop Physiology
05. Fundamentals of Agricultural Economics
06. Fundamentals of Plant Pathology
07. Fundamentals of Entomology
08. Fundamentals of Agricultural Extension Education
09. Communication Skills & Personality Development
10. NSS/NCC/Physical Education & Yoga Practices**

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. Crop Production Technology – I (Kharif Crops)
02. Fundamentals of Plant Breeding
03. Agricultural Finance & Co-Operation
04. Agri-Informatics
05. Farm Machinery and Power
06. Production Technology for Vegetable and Spices
07. Environmental Studies& Disaster Management
08. Statistical Methods
09. Livestock & Poultry Management
10. NSS/NCC/Physical Education & Yoga Practices**

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Crop Production Technology –II (Rabi Crops)
02. Production Technology for Ornamental Crops, Map and Landscaping
03. Renewable Energy and Green Technology
04. Problematic Soils and their Management
05. Production Technology for Fruit and Plantation Crops
06. Principles of Seed Technology
07. Farming System & Sustainable Agriculture
08. Agricultural Marketing Trade & Prices
09. Introductory Agro-Meteorology & Climate Change
10. Biopesticides & Biofertilizers ( Elective Course)
11. NSS/NCC/Physical Education & Yoga Practices**

Semester V

S.No. Subject
01. Principles of Integrated Pest & Disease Management
02. Manures, Fertilizers and Soil Fertility Management
03. Pests of Crops and Stored Grain and their Management
04. Diseases of Field and Horticultural Crops and their Management -I
05. Crop Improvement-I (Kharif Crops)
06. Entrepreneurship Development and Business Communication
07. Geo-Informatics and Nano-Technology and Precision Farming
08. Practical Crop Production – I (Kharif Crops)
09. Intellectual Property Rights
10. Landscaping (Elective Course)

Semester VI

S.No. Subject
01. Rain Fed Agriculture & Watershed Management
02. Protected Cultivation and Secondary Agriculture
03. Diseases of Field and Horticultural Crops and their Management-II
04. Post-Harvest Management and Value Addition of Fruits and Vegetables
05. Management of Beneficial Insects
06. Crop Improvement-II (Rabi Crops)
07. Practical Crop Production –II (Rabi Crops)
08. Principles of Organic Farming
09. Farm Management, Production & Resource Economics
10. Principles of Food Science and Nutrition
11. Micro-Propagation Technology (Elective Course)

How to Apply

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