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What kind of work does agriculture science graduates does?

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RE: What kind of work does agriculture science graduates does?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
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  • Chandigarh

The nature of work of the agriculture science graduates varies with the different specializations available within the field agricultural science:-

Agricultural Engineer :- They deal with farm equipment, agriculture machinery and power , soil and water conservation , rural electrification and other technical aspects of farming as well as in production of farm products.

Agricultural Officer - The agriculture officer handles all the developmental schemes relating to agricultural crops, seeds and yields as well as fixes targets and does type monitoring.

Agricultural Scientist - The work of agriculture scientist involves developing better and good quality seeds which have great resistance against pests and diseases and are high yielding.

Thy can find employment in agriculture finance by joining organizations like NABARD ( National Bank for Agriculture & Rural Development). Landscapes and horticulturists are hired by health farms, hotels and holiday resorts to beautify their surroundings. Florists and nursing are doing good business. Research openings are also increasing . One also has an option to take up teaching as profession as well.

RE: What kind of work does agriculture science graduates does?

manojjnu Kumar
manojjnu Kumar

Dear Aspirants:

An agriculturist as a student, scientist and academician follow the natural sciences for agricultral benfits. To be an agriculture graduate needs well preparedness in terms of academic and technical extapoures which make them eligible to get enrolled in agricultre sciences at graduate and post-graduate level.
Though one must know the basic requirements or eligibility criterea before knowing what they do as graduate student, try to understand the following points below:

1. One must acquire basic biology at 12th level to join agricultre sciences while agriculture engineering allow the aspirants with maths and biology both at 12th level and for that course structure in agri engineering or agri sciences is designed with elective courses like basic biology or basic maths where the students can make up the missing factor at UG level.

2. As I understood you must me interested in agricultural studies so be prepared for entrance test which is being conducted by Indian Council of Agriculture Research, Minsitry of Agriculture, Govt. of India.
Qulaify the entrance which requires the basic sciences at maths, physics, chemistry, and biology, try to understand with your innovative mind only then you can crack this tough nut which is very competetive due to emerging crowd of interested and non-interested candidtaes.

3. Try to understand the course structure which available online for different ICAR or state level of agriculture universities which offers the B.Sc or M.Sc agriculture sciences or engineering.

4. Agriculture students also follow the same pattern like others--course work which has certian credits semister wise and the CGPA or TGPA is graded in terms of results. Various modules are being taught like animal, plants, fisheries, Soil, Water, Environmental, Agronomy, Agro-climate, Biotechnology-advance molecular studies etc.
5. According to the syllabi you have to opt one course for you project or dissertation which takes certain weeks to months, it is to enrich your practical or experimental knowledge in specialized manner.

6. In routine course and lab work graduate follows the rigorous field work that is known as extensive agricultural research, moreover scientist in making needs to develop the farming temperament to realise the scientific outcome at field level or enduser level otherwise no use of such study which explains in passive manner inside laboratory.

For the details you can speak to us telephonically.

Dr. Manoj

RE: What kind of work does agriculture science graduates does?

Rahul Shinde
Rahul Shinde
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Career Consultant at Pinnacle School of Business Management
  • Thane

Dear Sir/Madam,

Greeting's for the day!!!

Kindly find below points to get brief idea on Textile & Garment Industry.

The Textile Industry in India:
The Indian Textile Industry boasts of having an overwhelming presence in the economy of the country. the industry plays pivotal role through its contribution to industrial output, employment generation and export earnings of the country. Currently, it contributes about 14% to the industrial output, 4% to the GDP, and 17% to the Country's export earnings. Notably, it provides the employment to over 35 million people. And with the decentralization of the power loom/ hosiery and knitting sectors, and new techniques to produce a variety of products to suit different market sections, there is a huge demand for trained professionals in the Textile and Apparel Industry.

For the growth of the industry, the Indian Ministry of Textiles believes that there is a strong need to focus on aspects like product development, CAD to develop designing capabilities, investment in trend forecasting to enable growth of industry.

The growth opportunities exists in areas including medical textile, construction textile, packaging textile, baby diapers, home textiles, blankets, bed, toilet and kitchen linen, curtains, drapes, interior blinds, furnishing articles, sacks and bags, tarpaulin, sail, tent and camping goods.

How do i get there?
One can enter the field after doing diploma or degree level programs in the textile and apparel or related subjects like merchandising, fashion designing, textile retailing, product management and the like. The Course duration can range from 1 Year to 4 to 5 years depending upon opted program level.

Students nee to understand the industry from the scratch and then they can jump on to the specialized levels.The Master's programs are specially designed to prepare students to meet the challenges of design-driven industries through modules in manufacturing, merchandising, wholesaling, and retailing. Students learn aspects like innovative problem solving, product development, and managerial strategies that incorporate the application of new technologies.

Career Opportunities:
Graduates can have opportunities in production, development and management, retail management, apparel designing, visual merchandising, technical designing, fashion writing and editing, quality control and theatrical costuming.

With around five years of Work Experience in Textile Industry, one can be able to see him/herself at mid to top managerial positions or one can even start up their own venture.

Further doubts or queries feel free to contact.


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