Faculty of Agriculture

 
Name of the College Head
:
Dr. M.P. Yadav,
Dean Agriculture
Telephone
:
0512-2533906(O)
Fax
:
0512-2533808
E-mail
:
deanag@csauk.ac.in

About the College
 
 The College started B.Sc.(Ag.) Degree Programme and Master’s Degree Programme in  1930 and 1944, respectively affiliated to Agra University. The College has a grand and  historical academic building stretched in about 235 thousand square meter. Nine beautiful  and spacious hostels with a capacity of 1000 students (boys and girls) along with an  excellent Central Library and a Centrally located grand auditorium (900 seats). The  College of Agriculture offers one graduate programme B.Sc.(Ag.) Hons., 13 Master’s  programmes and 13 Doctorate programmes (Agronomy, Agricultural Biochemistry,  Agricultural Extension, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Crop Physiology, Entomology,  Genetics and Plant Breeding, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Soil Science and Agricultural  Chemistry, Agricultural Economics, Soil Conservation and Water Management and Seed  Technology). Each year about 120 students enroll in graduate programme and more than  150 in Postgraduate Programmes.
 
 
 
 The curriculum of the graduate programme has a practical bias with sound scientific  knowledge. It is being updated regularly. A detailed course syllabut and course outline for  each course has been developed. The students are provided course outlines in the first  lecture class, which the concerned instructor covers during the semester. Students are  exposed to rural agricultural work experience in their seventh semester, which includes  attachment to villages and prominent agro-industries besides Plant Clinic Laboratory and  fieldwork. 
 
 The college has well-trained faculty consisting of 33 Professors, 182 Associate Professors  and 314 Assistant Professors or equivalent positions. Many of the Professors have achieved  distinction in their respective field of specialization and have received awards and prizes. A  good number of faculty members have published books and quality research papers. The  College has well-developed infrastructure in terms of classrooms, glass houses and  laboratories. Besides, well-equipped laboratories of integrated Pets Management and  Analytical and Quality Control are available in the college, the students also have access to  central facilities of the University. 
 
Degree Programme Offered
 
Undergraduate
:
B.Sc.Ag. (Hons)
B.Sc. Forestry
B.Sc. Horticulture
Postgraduate
:
M.Sc.Ag. (15 discipline)
MBA (Agri-business Mgt.)
Ph.D. (13 disciplines)
Download PG Syllabus  
 
List of Department 
 
 
S. No. Name Of The Department Professor & Head
 
 1.
 Agri Business Management  Dr. Munish Gangwar
 2.
 Agricultural Biochemistry  Dr. Madhu Bajpai
 3.
 Agricultural Economics and Statistics  Dr. Rajenrda Singh
 4.
 Agricultural Extension  Dr. R. B . Singh
 5.
 Agronomy  Dr. M.P.Yadav
 6.
 Animal Husbandry and Dairying  Dr. Ved Prakash
 7.
 Crop Physiology  Dr. Lallu
 8.
 Entomology  Dr. Neerja Agrawal
 9.
 Genetics & Plant Breeding  Dr. D.N Bhardwaj
 10.
 Horticulture  Dr. A.K Dubey
 11.
 Plant Pathology  Dr. Rajendra Prashad
 12.
 Seed Science and Technology  Dr. Poonam Singh
 13.
 Soil Conservation & Water Management  Dr. P.N. Yadav
 14.
 Forestery  Dr. P.N Yadav
 15.
 Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry  Dr. Sameer Pal



 
 
PROGRAMMES, NUMBER OF SEATS AND MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY
 
S. No. Programmes C.S.A.U.A&T.,Kanpur
Minimum Eligibility
    Free/ Normal Paid/
SFS
Total

  UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMMES
         

1. B.Sc. (Ag) Hons. 68 22 90
Intermediate in Agril. Sci./PCB/PCM/PCMB
2. B.SC. (Forestry) 17 06 23
Intermediate in Agril. Sci./PCB/PCM/PCMB
3. B.Sc. (H.Sc.) 22 08 30
Intermediate in Art with Home Science as subject /PCB/PCM/Agril.Sci./PCMB
         

 
POST GRADUATE PROGRAMMES
 

     

4.
M.Sc. Home Science
(i)
Extension Education and Communication Management
03 01 04
B.Sc. (H.Sc.)/B.Sc. Home Science (Hons.) 10+2+4 year degree. Three year degree is not eligible
(ii)
Family Resource Management
03 01 04
do
(iii)
Food Science & Nutrition
06 02 08
do
(iv)
Human Development
03 01 04
do
(v)
Textiles and Clothing
03 01 04
do
 
Total
18 06 24

 

     

5.
M.Sc. (Ag.)
(i)
Agril. Biochemistry
03 01 04
B.Sc. Ag.)/ B.Sc. Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4years degree
(ii)
Agril. Biotechnology
05 01 06
B.Sc. Ag.)/ B.Sc. Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4years degree)
(iii)
Agriculture Economics
05 02 07
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(iv)
Agriculture Extension Education
05 02 07
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(v)
Agil. Microbiology
03 01 04
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(vi)
Agronomy
07 02 09
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(vii)
Animal Husbandry and Drying
(a) Dairy Technology
(b)Live stock Production and Management

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03
02

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01
01

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04
03
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(viii)
Entomology
05 02 07
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(ix)
Genetics and Plant Breeding
07 02 09
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(x)
Horticulture
07 02 09
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(xi)
Plant Pathology
06 02 08
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(xii)
Plant Physiology/ Crop Physiology
06 02 08
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(xiii)
Seed Science & Technology
03 01 04
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(xiv)
Soil Conservation & Water Management
05 02 07
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(xv)
Soil Science & Agil. Chemistry/
06 02 08
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
(xvi)
Horticulture (Vegetable Science)
04 02 06
B.Sc. (Ag.)/B.Sc.Ag. (Hons.)(10+2+4Years degree)
 
Total
82 28 110

 

     

6.
Ph.D. in Agriculture
     

(i)
Agril. Biochemistry
01 - 01
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Ag. Biochemistry
(ii)
Agriculture. Economics
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agril. Economics
(iii)
Agriculture. Extension
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agril. Extension
(iv)
Agronomy
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) Agronomy
(v)
Animal Husbandry/ Animal Husbandry and Drying
(a)DairyTechnology
(c)Live stock Production and Management


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01
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01
01
a) M.Sc. (Ag.) in Dairy Technology
) M.Sc. (Ag.) Live Stock Production & Management
(vi)
Entomology
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Entomology
(vii)
Genetics and Plant Breeding
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Genetics and Plant Breeding
(viii)
Horticulture
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Horticulture
(xiv)
Plant Pathology
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Plant Pathology
(xv)
Plant Physiology/ Crop Physiology
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Plant Physiology / M.Sc. (Ag.) in Crop Physiology
(xvi)
Seed Science & Technology
01 - 01
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Seed Science & Technology
(xvii)
Soil Conservation & Water Management
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Soil Conservation & Water Management
(xviii)
Soil Science & Agil. Chemistry/ Soil Science
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Soil Science & Agil. Chemistry/ Soil Science
(xix)
Horticulture (Vegetable Science)
02 - 02
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Horticulture (Vegetable Science
 
Total
26 - 26

 

     

7.
Ph.D. (Home Science)
(i)
Extension Education and Communication Management
02 - 02
M.Sc. (H.Sc.) in Extension Education and Communication Management
(ii)
Family Resource Management
02 - 02
M.Sc. (H.Sc.) in Family Resource Management
 
Total
04 - 04

 

     

8.
MBA (Agri.Business)
20 10 30
Bachelors and /or Master's degree in Agriculture or allied disciplines
(Agriculture, Agril. Engg./Dairy Science/Dairy Technology/ Fisheries/ Food Science/ Food Technology /Forestry/ Home Science /Vegetable science
 
Total
20 10 30