Agri-business Management

  • About the department/Section

CSA University offers two years full time Master of Business Administration degree programme in Agri-business. It has been designed to provide adequate basic understanding about managerial concepts of business in agri-sector. The programme is designed to train the students effectively and also inculcate in the area of entrepreneurship skills, which enables the students to get attuned to the expectations of corporate culture and professionally competence in the subject.

Mission: 

The mission of Department of Agri-business Management is to help agriculture and industrial sector to develop core competence by creating a new breed of qualified, well trained, motivated and committed professional agri-managers equipped with modern management theories and practical practices and appropriate behavioral values and skill with an aptitude and sensitivity for the agriculture sector and rural development.

Objectives:

The underlying objectives of the department are:

  1. To impart education and training to young graduates for taking up the responsibility for managing any organization and agro-based income generating and developing activity.
  2. To offer training program for business professional, policy makers and entrepreneurs for improving decision making skill and administrative competence.
  3. To undertake research projects on client specific problem and on general facing industries segment.
  4. To create knowledge through research relevant to management discipline and to disseminate such knowledge through publication.
  5. To participate in and to contribute to the formulation of public policy.
  6. To collaborate with other institution in the state and in the country to fulfill the above objectives.
  7. To organized seminar/conferences/discussion at the national and international level to fulfill the cause of Agri-business.

Out standing feature of the Department

  • Nationally & internationally trained and recognized faculty.
  • Year round personality development programme
  • Skill enhancing workshops.
  • Business simulation, continuous industry interaction.
  • Live project/assignments/seminars/case study on the job oriented training.
  • Batch size of only 30 students.
  • Admission on the basis of UPCATET.
  • Students from all over India.
  • All India Agri-industries visit programme.
  • Fully air-conditioned classrooms.
  • Separate computer lab with internet facility.

Information of Officer

SL. No. Name Designation Telephone/Mobile E-mail
1. Prof. Munish Kumar Head of Department 0512-2534164 9838109895 abm@csauk.ac.in
2. Mohd. Idrish Junior Clerk 0512-2534164 9792864604
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Course Structure

MBA (Agri-Business) I Semester
CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
ABM 501 Principles Of Management And Organizational Behaviour 3(3+0)
ABM 502 Agribusiness Environment & Policy 2(2+0)
ABM 503 Managerial Economics 3(3+0)
ABM 504 Managerial Accounting And Control 2(1+1)
ABM 505 Communication For Management & Business 2(2+0)
ABM 506 Business Laws And Ethics 2(2+0)
ABM 513 Computers For Managers 2(1+1)
Total 16
MBA (Agri-Business) II Semester
ABM 507 Marketing Management 3(3+0)
ABM 508 Human Resource Management 2(2+0)
ABM 509 Financial Management 2(2+0)
ABM 510 Production And Operations Management 2(2+0)
ABM 512 Project Management And Entrepreneurship Development 2(2+0)
ABM 514 Management Information System 2(1+1)
ABM 515 Operations Research 2(1+1)
ABM 591 Master’s Seminar 1(0+1)
ABM 595 Summer Training/Industrial Attachment of 6 to 8 weeks during summer break
Total 16
MBA (Agri-Business) III Semester
ABM 511 Research Methodology In Business Management 3(2+1)
Elective Courses
ABM 520 Management Of Agro-Chemical Industry 2(2+0)
ABM 521 Farm Business Management 2(2+0)
ABM 522 Seed Production Technology And Management 2(2+0)
ABM 530 Management Of Agricultural Input Marketing 2(2+0)
ABM 532 Agri-Supply Chain Management 2(2+0)
Total 13
MBA (Agri-Business) IV Semester
ABM 599 Project 10(0+10)
Total 10
Grand Total 15+15+15+10=55
Compulsory Non-Credit Courses
CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
P GS 501 Library And Information Services 0+1
P GS 502

P GS 503

(e-course)

Technical Writing And Communication Skills

Intellectual Property And Its Management In Agriculture

0+1

1+0

P GS 504

P GS 505

(e-course)

Basic Concepts In laboratory Techniques

Agricultural Research, Research Ethics And Rural Development Programmes

0+1

1+0

P GS 506

(e-course)

Disaster Management 1+0

The Faculty

 Faculty :
Name
:
Prof. (Dr) Munish Kumar
Date of Birth
:
04-03-1966
Designation
:
Professor
CollegeDepartment
:
College of Agriculture
Soil Conservation and Water Management
&
Head, Dept. of Agribusiness Management
Contact Info
Office Info Personal Info
Phone : 0512-2534164
Mobile: : 9838109895
Email : : munish.csa@gmail.com
Phone :0512-2534164
Mobile: 9838109895
Email : munish.csa@gmail.com
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ADVISORY BOARD

Dr. Sushil Solomon
Vice-Chancellor

C.S. Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur
Chairman
Dr. O. P. Singh
President
Dhanuka Agritech Limited
14th floor Building 5A, DLF phase- III , Gurgoan, Haryana – 122002
Member
Dr. K.B. Gupta
Professor, Agribusiness Management
Indian Institute of Management
Prabandh Nagar, Lucknow – 226 013
Member
Mr. B.N. Pathak
Vice-President
P.I. Industries Limited.
5th floor,Vipul Square, B- Block, Sushant Lok, Phase-1 Gurgaon, Haryana -122009
Member
Mr. C.L. Parmar
G.M. (Marketing)
Chambal Fertilisers & Chemical Limited
Corporate One, First Floor, 5 Commercial Centre , New Delhi – 110 025
Member
Mr. Manoj Singh Bhandari
Marketing Head
Sinochem IndiaCo. Pvt. Ltd.
Unit-2 B, Jasola Distt Center, New Delhi
Member
Mr. Rishi Arora
General Manager
Nuziveedu Seeds Pvt. Ltd.
F/87, T.P. Nagar, Kanpur Road, Lucknow
Member
Mr. P.N. Dixit
Managing Director
Paras Biotech Pvt. Ltd.
11/77, Ekta Park, Sector-19, Indira Nagar, Lucknow
Member
Mr. Anil Dixit
General Manager (HR)
DCM Sriram Consolidated Ltd.
Kanchanjanga Building, 18- Barakhamba Road , New Dehli-110001
Member
Mr. Rajeev Gangwar
Regional Sales Manager
UPL Limited, Lucknow
Member
Prof. Poonam Singh
Dean, Faculty of Agriculture
C.S. Azad University of Agriculture & Technology Kanpur
Member
Dr. Neerja Agrawal
Dean, College of Home Science
C. S. Azad University of Agriculture & Technology Kanpur
Member
Dr. H.C. Singh
Dean
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar College of Engineering & Technology, Etawah
Member
Dr. Rajendra Singh
Registrar
C.S. Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur
Member
Dr. Munish Kumar
Professor & Head
Deptt. of Agri-business Management
C.S. Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur
Member Secretary