The full-time, 2-year M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy programme is organized into 4 semesters.

The program is designed to offer to eligible candidates, advanced insight into the means of providing options for sustainable agriculture for both the wellness of the environment and humans who consume agricultural produce. In M.Sc. (Ag) Agronomy, students may also have scientific knowledge with in-depth instruction in weed science, water management, crop physiology, organic farming, and other science apply to increase the production. This makes the curriculum at par with the top MSc Agriculture colleges in Jaipur.


Candidates who have completed their UG Degree in relevant programme through JET / National level/ State level entrance examination or the candidates completed their degree programme from SAU,s and their constituent colleges of Rajasthan. Obtained at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying examination.

  • Duration
    2 Years
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  • To provide students with an experiential-based research opportunity designed to translate content provided in coursework to reality.
  • The students will acquaint with subject-related knowledge along with developing a connection between practical solutions and theory
  • To enhance the both visibility and impact of post-graduate programs in agricultural sciences and provide students with a pathway for manifesting their career objectives.
  • To prepare students to become outstanding educators or practitioners in agricultural disciplines

Curriculum Details

As per with State Agricultural Universities

  • Agro meteorology and crop weather forecasting

  • Principles and practices of water management

  • Principles and practices of soil fertility and nutrient Management

  • Analytical techniques and instrumental methods in soil and plant analysis

  • Hormonal regulation of plant growth and Development

  • Statistical Methods

  • Principles and practices of weed management

  • Modern concept in crop production

  • Dryland Farming and watershed management

  • Cropping systems and sustainable agriculture

  • Management of problem soils and waters

  • Experimental designs

  • Agronomy of major cereals and pulses

  • Agronomy of oilseeds, commercial and fiber crops

  • M.Sc. Seminar

  • M.Sc. Comprehensive

  • M.Sc. Research
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Program Outcomes (POs)

  • PO1

    Basic Agronomy Concepts: Applied knowledge of Agronomy including concepts of crop production (rabi and kharif), soil fertility, weed management, Intellectual Property rights and experimental designs

  • PO2

    Research: Students will be competent enough in the field of Agronomy and its allied areas by giving them hands on experience in field experiments through practical in the fields and Laboratory including basic tools and techniques in their dissertation

  • PO3

    Field Experiments: Able to calculate the need of the economy for seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, fuels and lubricants, agricultural machinery, implements and equipment, labor resources, assess the quality of field work (soil cultivation, sowing, crop care, harvesting, primary processing of cereals, etc.) keeping in view the environmental considerations.

  • PO4

    Modern implementation usage : Use of different modern agricultural implements including tractors, harrow, mould board plough, disc plough, and using the concepts of zero tillage and its implementation using modern tools and techniques.

  • PO5

    Modern concepts of crop production: crop growth and production in relation to sustainable environment, modeling of crop for crop yield, soil water relationship with crop, protective and precision agriculture, farming systems.

  • PO6

    Modern farming system: Use of modern concepts for farming system including crop production, forestry, horticulture, poultry, fisheries, apiculture, livestock management. Concept of mixed farming and sustainable agriculture, Eco-friendly concept of sustainable agriculture, Create awareness about new extension programs.

  • PO7

    Soil-water-plant relationship: Modern concept of soil and water relationship, irrigations and their types, use of Salt and water profile, infiltration, Basics of water use models for crop growth (Rabi and Kharif).

  • PO8

    Environment and sustainability: Develop scientific, economic and environmental principles underpinning agricultural production and land use, Understanding and demonstration of knowledge on the impact of the agriculture and its allied streams on environment in relation to sustainable development in terms of conservation of soil, water and natural resources.

  • PO9

    Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary programs.

  • PO10

    Communication: Communicate effectively on agricultural and day to day activities with the agricultural community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Fundamental knowledge in Agronomy with modern techniques of crop production for rabi, kharif and zaid crops, nutrient management of soil, soil health, weed management for different crops and non cropping areas.

Development of research skills in field and laboratory conditions, including the handling of greenhouses, mist chambers and handling of laboratory equipments.

Specialization in specific areas of crop interest (field crops, cereals, oilseeds, fibre and plantation crops) and grow as professional at national and international levels.

Training and dissertation program to the students as a core course curriculum to manage up with the changes in agricultural technology through lifelong learning.



Career Path

Government Sector:

  • Agriculture Supervisor
  • Assistant Professor / Professor/Lecturer
  • Agriculture Officer/ Assistant Agriculture Officer
  • Agriculture Extension Officer
  • Agriculture Research Officer
  • Food Safety/Seed Officer
  • Crop Insurance Officer
  • Administrative Civil Services
  • Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB)
  • Banking Sector
  • Cooperative Federation (IFFCO, KRIBHCO, NAFED, NSC, FCI, CWC etc.)

Private Sector:

  • Product / Farm/Research / Operational / Business Manager
  • Seed Industries / Seed Companies
  • Fertilizer Industries
  • Pesticides Industries
  • Integrated Farming System
  • Bio-Technological Industries
  • Bio-Pesticides Industries
  • Guar-gum Production and Export
  • Commercial Nurseries / Landscaping
  • Sericulture and Apiculture Units
  • Mushroom Cultivation Units
  • Food Processing Units
  • Agricultural Financial Institutions/ Banks
  • Non-governmental Organizations
  • Pharma-Herbals Sales and Marketing


What is the scope of post graduation (Agronomy)?

Student can get the job in Govt. and Private sector, also Introduce the start-up in agriculture field i.e. Farm in-charge, technical assistant (TA), SMS & STO, Agriculture officer, Allegeable for higher education etc

What is the scope of research after post graduation?

Innovate new varieties new application of scientific ideas in different fields.


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Nirwan University

Near Bassi-Rajadhok Toll, Village- Jhar, Agra Road, Jaipur - 303305 Rajasthan