LPU is inviting applications for B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture 2021 admissions. Candidates are required to appear for LPUNEST (entrance examination) for admission to the program. The last date to register for the same is set for August 20, 2021. The entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted from August 9 to August 24, 2021. Check LPU Admission 2021
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|Starting date of online registration||August 6, 2021|
|Last date for submission of LPUNEST Application||August 20, 2021|
|Slot Booking for online examination||August 6, 2021|
|Date of Entrance Test||August 9 - August 24, 2021|
|Display of Result||After the test within 24 hours|
|Last Date of Admission||August 31, 2021|
The Qualifying criteria for the program B.Sc. (Hons) in Agriculture are mentioned below:
*Note: The University has a condition that English must be a mandatory medium of previous studies.
LPU offers a full-time B.Sc Agriculture program for a duration of four years. It includes disciplines like Agronomy, Horticulture Genetics and Plant Breeding, Soil Science, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Economics, Extension, etc.
The selection of the candidates is based on the entrance examination conducted by the university. The admission procedure is based on the University norms that are based on the merit of the last qualifying examination following eligibility criteria. The final shortlisting is done by a personal interview and English is a mandatory subject as the medium of instruction is English.
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Step 1 – Sign up
Step 2 - Application
Step 3- Applying for Scholarship
The LPUNEST is an online examination for a scholarship. A candidate can gain a huge scholarship based on performance in this examination.
Step 4- Book the Examination Slot
The program B.Sc. (Hons) in Agriculture is focused on building knowledge over well-planned on-field execution and analyzing basic conceptions in production, yield enrichment, disease resistance, and improved shelf life of food and flora. Building professionals to challenge the dogma from seed to stomach.
|Autumn Term (Year 1)||Spring Term (Year 1)|
|Agriculture Heritage||Agricultural Microbiology|
|Comprehension And Communication Skills in English||Communication Skills and Personality Development|
|Core Bridge 1||Fundamentals Of Agricultural Extension Education|
|Fundamentals Of Agricultural Economics||Fundamentals Of Crop Physiology|
|Fundamentals Of Agronomy||Fundamentals Of Entomology|
|Fundamentals Of Plant||Fundamentals Of Genetics|
|Biochemistry And Biotechnology||Fundamentals Of Horticulture|
|Fundamentals Of Soil Science||Fundamentals Of Rural Sociology And Educational Psychology|
|Human Values and Ethics||Soil And Water Conservation Engineering|
|Introduction To Forestry||Statistical Methods|
|Autumn Term (Year 2)||Spring Term (Year 2)|
|Agricultural Finance and Cooperation||Agricultural Marketing Trade and Prices|
|Agriculture Informatics||Area Elective 1|
|Crop Production Technology-I (Kharif Crops)||Crop Production Technology-II (Rabi Crops)|
|Environmental Studies and Disaster Management||Farming System and Sustainable Agriculture|
|Farm Machinery and Power||Introductory Agro-Meteorology and Climate Change|
|Fundamentals Of Plant Breeding||Practical Aspects of Physical Education|
|Fundamentals Of Plant Pathology||Principles Of Integrated Pest and Disease Management|
|Livestock And Poultry Management||Principles Of Seed Technology|
|Production Technology for Vegetables and Spices||Problematic Soils and Their Management|
|-||Production Technology for Ornamental Crops Map and Landscaping|
|Autumn Term (Year 3)||Spring Term (Year 3)|
|Area Elective 2||Intellectual Property Rights|
|Crop Improvement-I (Kharif Crops)||Manures Fertilizers and Soil Fertility Management|
|Diseases Of Field and Horticultural Crops and Their Management -I||Pest Of Crops and Stored Grains|
|Educational Tour||Practical Crop Production – I (Kharif Crops)|
|Entrepreneurship Development and Business Communication||Production Technology for Fruit and Plantation Crops|
|Geoinformatics And Nano-Technology for Precision Farming||Renewable Energy and Green Technology|
|Intellectual Property Rights||Harvest And Value Addition of Fruits and Vegetables|
|Manures Fertilizers and Soil Fertility Management||Practical Crop Production –II (Rabi Crops)|
|Pest Of Crops and Stored Grain||Principles Of Food Science and Nutrition|
|- Practical Crop Production – I (Kharif Crops)||Principles Of Organic Farming|
|Production Technology for Fruit and Plantation Crops||Protected Cultivation and Secondary Agriculture|
|Renewable Energy and Green Technology||Rainfed Agriculture and Watershed Management|
|Autumn Term (Year 4)||Spring Term (Year 4)|
|Agro-Industrial Attachment||Agro-Industrial Attachment|
|Module 1||Module 1|
|Module 2||Module 2|
|Plant Clinic Attachment||Plant Clinic Attachment|
|Student Project||Student Project|
|Unit Attachment||Unit Attachment|
|Village Attachment||Village Attachment|
Electives for Curriculum
Various Electives are offered in Curriculum. These electives are mandatory for the program. Those electives are mentioned below in detail:
There are few area electives offered by the LPU for students to study a set of advanced subjects from specific or different areas. Those few subjects are mentioned below in detail:
|95%/above aggregate marks in 10+2/ Diploma/10.||INR 36000- 30% of the course fee|
|90%/aggregate marks in 10+2/Diploma/10||INR 30000- 25% of the course fee|
|80%/aggregate marks in 10+2/Diploma/10||INR 24000- 20% of the course fee|
|LPUNEST grade more or equal to Category I cut-off||INR 36000- 30% of the course fee|
|LPUNEST grade more or equal to Category II cut-off||INR 30000- 25% of the course fee|
|LPUNEST grade more or equal to Category III cut-off||INR 24000- 20% of the course fee|
|JEE mains percentage equal to more than 95/ NEET Rank lesser than 75000||INR 36000-30% of the course fee|
|JEE main percentage equal to or more than 90 and not less than 95/ NEET Rank between 75000 to 150000||INR 30000-25% of the course fee|
|JEE mains percentage equal to or more than 85 and not less than 90/ NEET Rank from 150001 to 200000||INR 24000- 20% of the course fee|
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Ques. Due to covid-19 how are students studying in the LPU B.Sc. Agriculture supposed to appear in exams?
Ans. Due to the increase in the daily cases of COVID-19 in several phases of the country many state governments have put many limitations to restrain the spread of the virus. Seeing the situation of limited movement and keeping the emphasis on the protection of the students, LPU spread the option of Online Remotely Proctored LPUNEST examination for LPU B.Sc. Agriculture from home. The remotely proctored examination will be supervised live by several Artificial Intelligence gears and by the invigilators.
Ques. What is the mode of payment in the LPU B.Sc. Agriculture?
Ans. There are three types of modes for payment for fee payment of LPU B.Sc. Agriculture:
Ques. What is the minimum age that a student must-have for applying to LPU B.Sc. Agriculture?
Ans. If a candidate wishes to pursue LPU B.Sc. Agriculture he/she must at minimum be of age 16 to be eligible to apply for admission to the course.
Ques. Which all subject options do the students have while applying in the module elective in LPU B.Sc. Agriculture?
Ans. The University offers few elective courses for students to choose from while studying the B.Sc. program in Agriculture from LPU. Some of those optional subjects are:
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