AgricultureDecember 21, 2022 2023-01-03 14:07
About University School of Agriculture Sciences
For students looking forward to study the best agriculture courses in Punjab, Desh Bhagat University is the place to be. As the agriculture sector plays a prominent role in the financial, cultural and social life of Punjab, the stream of Agriculture Science makes a great contribution in the development of an energetic as well as naturally sustainable future of agriculture techniques. Thus, in a dire need of meeting the required developments in irrigation techniques, new inventions in crop breeds and increased production, the agriculture science finds a chief place in the educational curriculum as a technical and professional stream. Having an unwavering commitment in quest for rural growth through agriculture education, Desh Bhagat University has started the course of B.Sc. Agriculture (Hons.). Offering the best agriculture courses in Punjab, being located in a sylvan environment and equipped with its own agriculture farms, the university has developed a stimulating and remarkable education environment to saturate the quality education in the dynamic students and to sprout capable agri-professionals out of them.
Being a head foundation of agriculture education and research in Punjab, focussing not only on offering the best agriculture courses in Punjab, DBU strives hard to ingrain excellence and innovation in the stream with a target to make agricultural education competent to meet the fluctuating and progressing needs of the sector and the farming community specifically. The University School of Agriculture Sciences has adopted a completely metamorphosed pedagogy as per the latest development in various fields of Agriculture and a faculty of the most professional and most experienced personalities of various disciplines of agriculture education. Along with this, the department of Agricultural Sciences has been enriched with well-equipped laboratories, digital library, Hi-tech classrooms and farm facilities. The university not only aims at delivering theoretical education in B.Sc. Agriculture (Hons.), but practical skills also. In this regard, agriculture workshops are equipped with agricultural field equipment’s and various programmes have been conducted by the agriculture department on the farms facilitated by the university itself. With the focus on every individual student, the agriculture courses curriculum is constantly revised to meet the demands of latest developments in agriculture.
Scope of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Agricultural and Life Sciences Programme provide creative education and necessary training in the broad agricultural Science and its allied fields
The vast and varied agricultural Science has different segments like Agronomy, Horticulture, Agricultural Economics, Biochemistry, Genetics, Farm Management, Forestry, Entomology, Microbiology, Food Business, Plant physiology, Plant biotechnology, Seed technology ,Soil Science, Plant pathology, sericulture, floriculture etc. which will provide a wide range of career opportunities in government and private sectors such as Agriculturists, Farm managers, Agricultural Scientists, Agriculture Development Officers, Food microbiologists. They can also excel and progress for higher Education and Research.
Best Features of Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences
- Well Equipped Laboratories
- Ample Land area for Practical Experimentation
- Poly House, Vermicomposting Unit and Biogas Plant: Facilitates for better and sustainable Agriculture
- Digital Reservoir
- Students from Diverse places belonging to different languages contributing to Unity in diversity
- Highly qualified and Experienced faculty
- Faculty funded by DST and ICSSR for Government research Projects
- Eco Friendly Department