Bsc Agriculture

Bsc Agriculture

(As prescribed by SKNAU, Jobner)

BSc Agri. (4-Year Hons Course)

Meritorious students in the list of successful ones in the Jet Exams of the Rajasthan Agriculture University, Bikaner and Maharana Pratap Agriculture University, Udaipur are admitted to the first Semester of BSc (Hons).

Admission Eligibility :- In the first year of the Agricultural Curriculum, the examination is conducted in Centralized Entrance Swamy Keshvanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner or Maharana Pratap Agricultural University, Udaipur. Successful candidates are admitted in the first semester according to merit.

 

BSc Agriculture Part I (1st Semester)
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

AGRON 4111

Introductory Agriculture and Principles of Agronomy

3 (2+1)

PBG 4111

Principles of Genetics

3 (2+1)

SCHEM 4111

Introduction to Soil Science

3 (2+1)

EXTED 4111

Dimensions of Agriculture Extension

2 (1+1)

P PATH 4111

Agricultural Microbiology

3 (2+1)

COMP 4111

Introduction to Computer Applications

2 (1+1)

MATHS 4111

Elementory Mathematics

2 (0)

ENG 4111

Comprehensive and Communication Skills in English

3 (2+1)

NSNC 4111

NCC / NSS

 

 

TOTAL 21 (14+7)
2nd Semester
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

AGRON 4121

Agriculture Meteorology

2 (1+1)

PBG 4121

Principles of Plant Breeding

3 (2+1)

P PATH 4121

Plant Pathogens and Principles of Plant Pathology

4 (3+1)

ENTO 4121

Insect Morphology and Systematics

3 (2+1)

AECON 4121

Principles of Agricultural Economics

2 (2+0)

AENGG 4121

Fundamental of Soil and Water Conservation Engineering

2 (1+1)

BIOCH 4121

Biochemistry

3 (2+1)

SCHEM 4121

Soil Chemistry, Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management

2 (1+1)

NSNC 4221

NCC / NSS

 

 

TOTAL 21 (14+7)
BSc Agriculture Part II (3rd Semester)
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

AGRON 4211

Field Crops I (Kharif)

3 (2+1)

AGRON 4212

Weed Management

2 (1+1)

NEMAT 4211

Introductory Nematology

2 (1+1)

STAT 4211

Statistics

3 (2+1)

EXTED 4211

Fundamental of Rural Sociology and Educational Psychology

2 (2+0)

HORT 4211

Production Technology of Fruit and Plantation Crops

3 (2+1)

AECON 4211

Production Economics and Farm Management

2 (1+1)

AENGG 4211

Farm Power and Machinery

2 (1+1)

SCHEM 4211

Manures and Fertilizers

2 (1+1)

NSNC 4221

NCC / NSS

 

 

TOTAL 21 (13+8)
4th Semester
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

AGRON 4221

Field Crops II (Rabi)

3 (2+1)

AGRON 4222

Water Management

2 (1+1)

SCHEM 4221

Soil Survey, Land Use Planning and Remote Sensing

2 (1+1)

ENTO 4221

Insect Ecology and Integrated Pest Management

3 (2+1)

HORT 4221

Production Technology of Vegetables and Flowers

4 (3+1)

AECON 4221

Agricultural Finance and

Co-Operation

2 (1+1)

PPHYS 4221

Crop Physiology

3 (2+1)

EXTED 4221

Entrepreneurship Development and Communication Skills

2 (1+1)

NSNC 4221

NCC / NSS*

1 (0+1)

 

TOTAL 22 (13+9)

 

*shall be offered from first to forth semester and evaluation reported at the end of fourth semester.

 

 

 

BSc Agriculture Part III (5th Semester)
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

BT 4311

Principles of Plant Biotechnology

3 (2+1)

AGRON 4311

Practical Crop Production I (Kharif crops)

1 (0+1)

ENTO 4311

Crop and Stored Grain Pests and their Management

4 (3+1)

PBG 4311

Breeding of Field Horticulture Crops

3 (2+1)

AECON 4313

Agriculture Marketing , Trade and Prices

2 (1+1)

AENGG 4311

Protected Cultivation and Post-Harvest Technology

2 (1+1)

P PATH 4311

Diseases of Field Crops and their Management

3 (2+1)

AGRON 4312

Rainfed Farming

2 (1+1)

HORT 4311

Production Technology of Spices, Aromatics and Medicinal Crops

2 (1+1)

 

TOTAL 22 (13+9)
6th Semester
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

AGRON 4321

Practical Crop Production II (Rabi crops)

1 (0+1)

PBG 4321

Principles of Seed Technology

3 (2+1)

EXTED 4321

Extension Methodologies for Transfer of Agricultural Technology

2 (1+1)

LPM 4321

Live Stock Production and Management

3 (2+1)

ENVS 4321

Environmental Science**

3 (2+1)

AGRON 4322

Farming Systems, Sustainable Agriculture and Organic Farming

3 (2+1)

HORT 4321

Post-Harvest Management and Value Addiction of Fruits and Vegetables

3 (2+1)

P PATH 4321

Diseases of Horticulture crops and their Management

2 (1+1)

AECON 4321

Fundamental of Agri Business Management

2 (1+1)

 

TOTAL 22 (13+9)
**shall be shared between Biochemistry, Entomology and Soil Science.

 

BSc Agriculture Part IV (7th Semester)
(Elective/Experimental Learning Courses)
Course No. Title of the Course Credits

PBG 4411

Advanced Seed Technology

3 (2+1)

AGRON 4411

Applied Weed Management

3 (2+1)

SCHEM 4411

Vermi-Composting and Organic Farming

3 (2+1)

SCHEM 4412

Soil Management

3 (2+1)

AP 4411

Dairy Cattle Production

3 (2+1)

PPHYS 4411

Plant Growth Regulators in Agriculture

3 (2+1)

AENGG 4411

Plasticulture in Agriculture

3 (2+1)

 

TOTAL 21 (14+7)
8th Semester
Rural Agriculture Work Experience (RAWE)

 

Programme Duration (weeks)Credits
Orientation (Non - Credit)
Research Station/KVK/including village attachment and In-situ interaction of farmer, students and research station scientists 6 (6 credits)
In-situ Interaction of farmers, College factrty and students 2 (in two sptdts) (2 credits)
Industrial Attachment*/Skill Development / Experiential Learning Courses 8 (8 credits)
Educational Tour 2 (2 credits)
Project Report Preparation and Evaluation 1 (Non Credit)

*Industrial attachment shall include attachment with any of the ftdlowing industries/organizations.

  • 1. Seed industries/companies.
  • 2. Fertitdzer industries/companies.
  • 3. Pesticide industries/companies.
  • 4. Biotechntdogical industries/companies.
  • 5. Tissue ctrture laboratories.
  • 6. Bio-pesticide industries.
  • 7. Commercial nurseries/landscaping units.
  • 8. Food processing units.
  • 9. Agrictrture finance institutions/banks/credit societies etc.
  • 10. Non-Government Organizations.
Rural Agrictrtural Work Experience (RAWE)18 (0+18)

Grand Total (1 to 8 Semesters)165 (86+79)