Ph.D. in Agriculture is designed to offer eligible candidates’ specialization in a wide range of research and training in agriculture. Specializations could include but are not limited to animal husbandry, biotechnology in the field of agriculture, or sustainable farming.
Successful Doctorates in Agriculture interested in pursuing further studies in the discipline can join universities or research organizations as research fellows or academic scholars.
Ph.D. in Agriculture aims to build in students’ competent business acumen through advanced study of general subjects such as plants, animals, and farming, later allowing them to specialize in a chosen area. The curriculum involves intensive study, culminating with the completion of a research-based dissertation.
One of the principal objectives of the course is to prepare students to improve crop yields, as also for pursuing advanced research in the discipline. The course’s curriculum integrates theoretical and practical components of the study.
Admissions in all courses which are offered by the University will be done As per Merit basis based on marks of qualifying examination, who are eligible (fulfill the eligibility as per criterion) and shall be done strictly according to it. The admission procedure will be completed before the commencement of the academic session or the last date of the admission decided by the Academic Council.
Candidates who wish to apply for the course should have completed the M.Sc. Agriculture from a recognized university, with Science and Biology subjects.
or M.Sc. in a relevant discipline from a recognized university.
M.Tech. Or ME in with relevant specialization in the field of Agriculture.
The minimum aggregate percentage required in the qualifying examination varies from 60% to 55% depending upon specialization of the program and the institute.
Duration : As per UGC norms
Intake : As per UGC norms