Agricultural Sciences & Allied Industries

Learn scientific, practical and business principles of rapidly evolving Agriculture industry.






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Top Agriculture College in North India with Best Placements

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Allied Industries at Rama University, Kanpur is regarded as the top private agriculture college in India that covers educational and scientific/research activities with an aim to promote science-based agricultural education and research. The comprehensive program provides students with sound knowledge in mathematics, science and engineering science required to solve agricultural engineering problems.

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Allied Industries

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Allied Industries courses at Rama University are interdisciplinary, requiring students to have a good grasp of both natural sciences and social sciences, and drawing on areas such as biology, environmental sciences, chemistry, economics and business and management. The curriculum is a combination of lectures, tutorials, laboratory sessions and hands-on sessions at the university’s farm.

Courses Offered


  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture - 4 Years

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Post Graduate

  • M. Sc. Agriculture - 2 Years
    • Agricultural Extension
    • Agronomy
    • Genetic & Plant Breeding
    • Horticulture
    • Plant Pathology
    • Soil Science

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  • Ph.D. in Agriculture - 3 Years

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Why Study Agricultural Sciences and Allied Industries at Rama University?

  • Highly specialized laboratories including Agronomy, Soil Science , Biochemistry Lab, Bioinformatics Lab, Genetic Engineering Lab, Plant Pathology and Microbiology Lab, and Value addition and food processing lab.
  • Specialized programs like Rural agricultural work Experience - RAWE, skill development and training programs, and more.
  • Industry Tie-ups / MoU : The Industry Interface Program helps students in enhancing their practical knowledge and makes them employment ready for the business world. We at FASAI are in effort of making effective interface with Agricultural Industries and had already undertaken the task of strengthening the linkages through various activities such as:
    MoU has been signed with ICAR-IIPR, Kanpur, IIGM, Lucknow, ICAR-CSSRI/RRS, Lucknow, ICAR-CISH, Lucknow, CRD, Gorakhpur, Vraddhi organic India Pvt. Ltd. Mathura,
  • High-tech projects like drip irrigation, hydroponics, Protected cultivation, cultivation of mushrooms, Value addition of fruits and Vegetables, vermicomposting etc. for development of industry-ready skills and knowledge.
  • Dedicated in-house agricultural land for training, research, and development purposes.

Participate in high-quality Agriculture Research and Innovation projects, including:
  • Sewage Treatment Plant
  • Hydroponics
  • Polyhouse Horticulture
  • Dairy Farming
  • Mushroom Cultivation
  • Apiculture (Bee Keeping)
  • Green House
  • Organic Compost Development
  • Seed Production
  • Floriculture
  • Landscaping & Gardening
  • Community Farming Approach
  • Forestry
  • Flower Shows and more.
The Placement Process at Rama University aims to meet the student’s aspirations with the corporate demands. Here is the placement services provided at Rama University:
  • Summer Internship Programs: Students are required to undergo Summer Internship with an organization for a period of 6-8 weeks. The opportunity most of the time leads to Pre-Placements Offers (PPO).
  • Corporate Relations & Placement Assistance
    • Tie-ups with more than 285+ companies.
    • A dedicated communication lab assisting students in GD/PI preparation.
    • Student enrichment program on personality development, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
  • Job Prospects
    • Agriculture Inspectors
    • Agriculture Officers
    • Pos
    • Food Quality Inspector
    • Agriculture Development Officer
    • Horticulture Development Officer
    • Technical Assistants and administrative posts in government and non-government organizations.
  • Entrepreneurship Ventures
    • Poly House
    • Green House
    • Mixed Farming
    • Agriculture-Based Small Industries
    • Organic Farming

Campus Life

  • Fully Wi-Fi enabled campus
  • Free medical facilities for Students
  • Transportation and Residence facilities
  • Sports and Gym facility
  • 100% Organic and Wholesome meals 
  • Digital Classrooms
  • 10000+ Indian and 450+ International students

Enrichment Programs

  • Industrial Visits
  • Industry Interface Cell
  • Personality Grooming
  • Conferences & Seminars
  • Training Workshops
  • Incubation Cell
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Social Outreach Programs
  • Research and Development Cell
  • 6 In-house Journal Publication 

Corporate Relations

  • Dedicated Centre for Corporate and Industry Relations
  • Tie-ups with more than 285+ Companies
  • 424+ Job offers in last academic session 2019-20
  • Exclusive Session from Industry Experts
  • Industry tie-ups with Google, Microsoft, Oracle & SAP

Admission Process

Students securing minimum eligible score. in Class XII (CBSE/ISC/State-Boards of 2021/2022) can opt for the Direct Selection Process for seeking admission at Rama University. However, preference is given to meritorious students. The final selection is based on counseling and interview process. You can refer below for the minimum eligibility criteria of each course:

Admission Eligibility Criteria

  • B.Sc. Agriculture: Minimum age is 16 years and maximum eligible age will be 22 years. (For SC/ST/OBC relaxation of 5 years in maximum eligible age.). 10+2 with a minimum of 50% from a recognized board with subjects like PCM/PCB/PCMB/ Agriculture.
  • M.Sc. (Agronomy) / (Soil Science) / (Agricultural Extension): Pass with 60% in B.Sc. Agriculture or B.Sc. Agriculture (Hons.) (4 years) or equivalent( Agronomy, Soil Science and Agricultural Extension).
  • M.Sc. (Horticulture): Pass with 60% in B.Sc. (Agriculture) or B.Sc. (Agriculture) (Hons.) or B.Sc. (Horticulture) or B.Sc. (Biotechnology) (Hons.) (4 years) or equivalent.
  • M.Sc. (Genetics & Plant Breeding) / (Plant Pathology): Pass with 60% in B.Sc. Agriculture or B.Sc. Agriculture (Hons.) or B. Sc. (ZBC), B.Sc. Biotechnology (Hons.) (4 years) or equivalent.


Special Scholarships

Dependents of Freedom Fighters
Children of Freedom Fighters will be eligible for our special Scholarship scheme.
Divyang (Differently Abled)
Scholars with any physical disability will be eligible for our special Scholarship scheme.
NCC (B or C Certificate)
Students holding B or C NCC certificates will be eligible for our special Scholarship scheme.
Sports (State/National Player)
Scholars who have represented India in an International competition or a State in a National competition.

Merit Scholarships

For Undergraduate Courses
Students securing 60% and above in their CBSE/ISC/State-Boards exams.
For Postgraduate Courses
Students securing 50% and above in their CBSE/ISC/State-Boards exams.
For B. Tech Programs Only
Students securing 50% and above in their CBSE/ISC/State-Boards exams.
Merit Scholarship for UG Course
(Any State / CBSE , ISC Board)

S. No. Percentage Scholarship
1 60-70% 10%
2 71-80% 20%
3 81-85% 30%
4 86-90%* 40%
5 91%-94% 50%
6 95%-100% 100%

Merit Scholarship for PG Course
(Any State / CBSE , ISC Board)

S. No. Percentage Scholarship
1 50-60% 20%
2 61-70% 30%
3 71-80% 35%
4 81% -85% 40%
5 86% - <* 50%

Merit Scholarship for B.Tech.
(Any State / CBSE , ISC Board)

S. No. Percentage Scholarship
1 50-60% 20%
2 61-70% 30%
3 71-74% 50%
4 75% -84% 60%
5 85% -<* 100%

For more information, visit Scholarships page:

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Student Testimonials

Here's what our students have to say about their time at the Rama University.

“As an agriculture student, I had always this wish to help farmers and to give them the best solutions that would help them grow their crops and income by leaps and bounds. By the support and guidance of the strong faculty team, I was capable enough to present the best solutions to the farmers during my project. That also helped me getting selected at Bharat Rohan. The training classes conducted by the training team were proved very helpful. Thank you Rama University !”

Pranjali Singh
B.Sc. Agriculture
Placed with: Bharat Rohan

“The culture of Rama University is completely focused upon the overall development of students. They help us in emerging our hidden potential and becoming the best versions of ourselves. The faculty and the training team have provided all the necessary support at every stage, during our projects, as well as during the placement drives. Will always be grateful for all the help and support that Rama University has provided us.”

Sakshi Katiyar
B.Sc. Agriculture
Placed with : Bharat Rohan
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