M.Sc. Ag. (Agronomy)

About Course

The Master of Science in Agriculture (Agronomy) program at IIMT University is a postgraduate degree program that offers advanced study and research in various aspects of agriculture. The program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of crop production, soil management, plant breeding, and modern agricultural technologies.

The curriculum of the program is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to develop sustainable agriculture practices, increase agricultural productivity, and address challenges facing the agriculture industry. The program includes both theoretical and practical training, with a strong emphasis on research and industry exposure.

The program is taught by experienced faculty members with industry expertise and research backgrounds. The faculty members work closely with students to help them develop their research skills and explore their interests in agriculture.

Upon completion of the program, graduates can pursue various career opportunities in the agriculture industry, including agronomy, crop science, soil science, plant breeding, research, consultancy, and farm management. Graduates may also choose to pursue further education, such as a PhD, to further their careers in academia or research.

Eligibility Criteria & Duration

Eligibility: Graduation with 45% marks in relevant

Duration: 2 years

Fee Structure

Academic Year Tution Fee Book Bank NPTEL Examination Fee Total
MASTER OF SCIENCE AGRICULTURE (AGRONOMY) 2 years 50000 2000 1100 Semester Pattern 66100


  • Comprehensive curriculum covering crop production, plant breeding, soil management, and modern agricultural techniques and technologies.
  • Emphasis on research and practical training to prepare students for a career in the agriculture industry.
  • Experienced faculty with industry expertise and research backgrounds.
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment for research and practical training.
  • Opportunities for internships and collaborations with leading agricultural companies and research institutions.
  • Focus on sustainable agriculture practices to promote environmental and economic sustainability.

Career Prospects

The Master of Science in Agriculture (Agronomy) program at IIMT University can prepare graduates for a wide range of career opportunities in the agriculture industry. Here are some potential career prospects:

  • Agronomist or Crop Scientist
  • Soil Scientist or Soil Conservationist
  • Plant Breeder or Geneticist
  • Agricultural Researcher or Scientist
  • Agricultural Consultant or Advisor
  • Farm Manager or Supervisor
  • Agribusiness Manager or Marketer
  • Agricultural Extension Officer or Educator
  • Agricultural Economist or Policy Analyst
  • Sustainable Agriculture Advocate or Activist
Graduates of the program can also pursue further education, such as a PhD, in a related field for a career in academia or research.