B. Sc. (Agriculture) (Hons.) is one of those courses which are widely explored in the present era of globalization because of the growing significance of agriculture and add benefits of new and innovative technology to it. Moreover, now agriculture is not confined only to production rather it has become most lucrative industry in India and abroad which has created plenty of career opportunities on commercial side that covers the whole spectrum of activities in the process of reaching from farmer to the end user of agro products.
In view of the above, the Faculty of Agriculture Sciences of SGT University has introduced a 4 years duration B.Sc. (Agriculture) (Hons.) programme from the Academic Session 2016-17. While pursuing the course students shall not be exposed only to the theoretical and practical frame of course curricula but also get an opportunity to develop complementary skills required to run a profitable agro enterprise.
After completion of the programme, the graduates can find employability in Government Departments on the positions like – Agriculture Consultants, Agriculture Statisticians, Agriculture Officers and Foreign Agricultural Services.
Apart from the Government jobs, they can also find good placement opportunities in Agro Based Industries, such as Food Processing, Grain & Seed Processing, Dairy Processing and Feed Production.