Sahil Sharma

What is the eligibility criteria to be a Agricultural Engineer?

Can you help me with this query

by Sahil Sharma
2 answers
| Share :

2 answers

RE: What is the eligibility criteria to be a Agricultural Engineer?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Project Wisdom, CSR initiative of Canam Consultants Limited, Chandigarh
  • Chandigarh

Hello Dear,

Thanks for approaching us at CareerGuide.com!!!

Agriculture engineering is basically concerned with the solving various problems related with farm mechanization, productivity and development. It is a discipline concerned with solving the engineering problems of providing food and fibre for people of the world. These problems include designing improved tools to work the soil and harvest the crops as well as developing water supplies for agriculture and systems for irrigating and draining the land where necessary. They design farmsteads in which to house animals or store grains. They also work on problems of processing, packaging, transporting and distributing the food and fiber products. Agriculture engineering combines the disciplines of mechanical,civil, electrical and chemical engineering with a basic understanding of biological sciences and agricultural practices.



If one opts for agricultural engineering , she/ he needs to qualify the 12th examination with physics, chemistry and mathematics. The admission to B.Tech programme test is though an entrance test i.e JEEmain. The duration of the course isfour years. Diploma courses are also available for agriculture engineering. Duration of diploma course is 2-3 years. For admission to ME/ MTechprogrammes in agriculture engineering one has to clear the graduate aptitude test in engineering . PhD courses are available in IIT(Indian Institute of Tchnology) and Indian Agricultural Research Institute , New Delhi.

Agriculture engineers have bright prospects. They have many options such as :-

State department of agriculture recruits agriculture engineers as agricultural officers for the development of agriculture in state.
Design engineer in irrigation industries like Jain irrigation, premier irrigation etc.
Processing engineer in seed industries like sygenta, mahabeej, nath seeds and many more
Food inspector in state and centraldepartment of food and drug ministry
Agriculture extension officer in district
Teaching in agricultural university

Is Agricultural Engineer your Ideal Career? Take Ideal Career Test to know -->Click Here

RE: What is the eligibility criteria to be a Agricultural Engineer?

Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD
Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD

Dear Aspirant,

Eligibility is 10+2 with PCB and then appear for Entrance Test of Agricultural College.

Best wishes!

In order to post replies to the question: "What is the eligibility criteria to be a Agricultural Engineer?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Hey mam I am very confused regarding picking up MBA course.I love to do creative work like branding etc..Can you please suggest some good course for me that i can enjoy doing all over my life?

Hi With your love for creative working there are few line of professions like creative designing (like graphic, web etc) also the area of Brand and Br .. read more

Which would be best engennring aftr 12th for a grl

Hello, Mainly You can opt for various fields in Engineering such as  Computer Science(Best for girls) IT Electronics & Communication Electric .. read more

Am average student highest edctaion is 12th jn non med stream which carrer i chosse

You can go with JEE Exams if you wane to make your carrier in the Engineering Field As the Date of JEE Advanced 2018 is out....Also you can opt f .. read more

Dear sr/madam, my name is PURVA dhere and I m studying in third year diploma so plz you guide me about my career and which entrance exam I can crack after diploma and for which entrance exam I m liable

Purva, The right question is, What do you want to do? Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?   .. read more
Most Popular

What are top 10 colleges for Mechanical engineering in the world?

Hello, The top colleges in Mechanical Engineering are  MIT USA Stanford University Cambridge University Oxford University IIT Delhi IIT Kanpur I .. read more

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

Hello, Indian Navy is one of the most culled job.It is a job of adventures and enthusiasm  You can join Indian Navy as an engineer in Naval Archi .. read more

What are the things if a Psychologist learns, will be helpful in long run?

1. Psychometric testings like testing - personality, intelligence, academic performance. 2. Therapeutic techniques like Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, R .. read more

I am a failiure of class 12 what can I do..?? plz suggest me I am so confused I want ot make my career in army

Yes  .. read more
Caching Date: 9/26/2017 9:32:13 AM