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B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture 

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B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University 


4 years

Course Level

UG Degree

Mode of Course

Full Time

Total Tuition Fees

1.24 Lakh

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B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University 

Fee componentsAmount (4 years)
1.24 Lakh
2.36 Lakh
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B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University 

ParticularsStatistics (2023)
Median SalaryINR 4.50 Lakh
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Aries Agro
Axis Bank
Chambal Fertilizers
Jain irrigation
John Deere
Kotak Mahindra Bank
Mahindra and Mahindra
New Holland
Overseas Pharma
PHI Learning
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B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University 
Frequently Asked Questions

Q:   What is the placement record for B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture at Punjab Agricultural University college?

{Source: B.Sc. students & alumni}

Based on the reviews provided, the placements of Punjab Agricultural University's B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture programme vary depending on the student's ranking and the recruiting company. Some reviews mention that the placements are good, with high salary packages ranging from 6 LPA to 12 LPA, while others report lower salaries and fewer placement opportunities. It seems that the placement cell sends email notifications to eligible students about participating companies, but some reviewers expressed disappointment with the limited number of companies visiting the campus. Additionally, some graduates aim to pursue government jobs or start their own businesses after completing the program.

In summary, the placements of Punjab Agricultural University's B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture programme appear mixed, with some students receiving high salary packages and others facing challenges in finding suitable employment.

Above answer is based on below reviews
Few students got placed in our . by Charchit
You have to crack the entrance . by Simranjot
Placements are good in this co . by Kohinoor
Students are eligible for plac . by Sukhwinder
There are no good placements. by Hitesh

Q:   Which companies visit Punjab Agricultural University college for B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture placements?

{Source: B.Sc. students & alumni}

Based on the reviews provided, the following companies visit Punjab Agricultural University for placements in the B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture course:

1. Verka
2. Amul
4. John Deere
5. Tech Mahindra
6. Tata
7. Ford

These companies offer salary packages ranging from 2.5 LPA to 12 LPA, with an average package of around 8 LPA.

Summary: The placement scenario for B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture at Punjab Agricultural University varies, with some reviews mentioning good placements and others stating that there are no placements or only a few companies visit the campus. However, some common recruiters mentioned include Verka, Amul, IFFCO, John Deere, Tech Mahindra, Tata and Ford.

Above answer is based on reviews, some of them are mentioned below
Few students got placed in our . by Charchit
You have to crack the entrance . by Simranjot
Placements are good in this co . by Kohinoor
Students are eligible for plac . by Sukhwinder
There are no good placements. by Hitesh

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University 
Entry Requirements

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B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University 
Admission Process

    Important Dates

    Jun 30, 2023
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    Jul 3, 2023
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    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
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    Students Ratings & Reviews

    Verified Icon17 Verified ReviewsInfo Icon
    Placement Review IconPlacements3.4
    Infrastructure Review IconInfrastructure4
    Faculty Review IconFaculty & Course4
    Crowd Review IconCampus Life4.4
    Money Review IconValue for Money4.2
    Charchit Bansal Verified Icon
    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture - Batch of 2023
    4Placements4Infrastructure4Faculty4Crowd & Campus Life3Value for Money
    It is a good college for this course.
    Placements: Few students got placed in our course. The top recruiting companies are Verka, Amul, IFFCO, etc. Many students got selected for research assistant jobs.
    Infrastructure: The infrastructure is very good. There are separate hostels for UG and PG students. There is also a separate hostel for international students. Girls' hostels are closed after 7:00 PM and they have separate blocks within the hostels. Wi-Fi is available. Library is well-equipped. Several books are available in our library. Hospital facilities are available 24X7. It has separate courts for games.
    Faculty: Teachers are helpful. Semester exams are conducted along with practicals of each subject. The course curriculum is issued by the UGC. The 4th year is all about training and internships. The pass marks are 8.7-8.9 CGPA.
    Reviewed on 19 Feb 2023Read More
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    Simranjot Kaur Verified Icon
    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture - Batch of 2023
    4Placements4Infrastructure4Faculty4Crowd & Campus Life4Value for Money
    Dissatisfied with placements last year, good infrastructure and facilities .
    Placements: You have to crack the entrance test for admissions in any of the courses here. Top ranks will be selected, around 40 seats for general and then reserved seats. This is a 4 year degree programme where you'll learn almost about every stream. Great scope in India as well as abroad. You are eligible for the ADO and HDO exams after this degree completion. You can also be a food inspector, soil inspection officer and many more. Also recruited by various food processing industries. Great opportunities in agribusiness. University have CGPA system, 7 or more than 7 capable is considered good.
    Infrastructure: Good infrastructure having all the facilities like washrooms, Wi-Fi, canteens, individual book banks for all different departments. Have Asia's the largest library in the campus. Labs with international class equipments. But hostels are not so good, old buildings with a lot of damages. Quality of food in mess is average. Medical facilities are also not so good. Great infrastructure for sports but no so good coaches. You'll have both the options for NSO and NSS. You'll have all hockey stadium, cricket ground, cycling velodrome, swimming pools, gym, athletic tracks and all type of games.
    Faculty: Faculty is too good. All the teachers are Ph.D. scholars and scientists. Habe a great research experience and well-equipped with practical knowledge also. Digital teaching technologies also available. But have very hectic lecture schedules and tough examination system. You've to go through 4 rounds of exams in 6 month semester I. e first hourly exams, mid term exams, practical exams and then end term examswith a Vast syllabus. Many of the courses make you industry ready and many will prepare you for lab and field work. This will also help in civil service jobs.
    Other: Our country is agriculture leading nation and more than 60% of our population depends upon agricultural income directly or indirectly. Therefore have a great scope and opportunity in this field.
    Reviewed on 12 Nov 2022Read More
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    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture - Batch of 2022
    2Placements4Infrastructure2Faculty4Crowd & Campus Life4Value for Money
    PAU- one of the best state agriculture university.
    Placements: Only 20% of the of the students placed in our batch had an average package of 3 lacs. The top recruiting companies include Bayer and Syngenta. But most of the students prefer Masters and government job preparation, as there are many jobs for agriculture graduates. Internships were available last year on campus as well as at companies like Crop Chemical.
    Infrastructure: The infrastructure is very good. The university has play grounds, library, cafe, hotel, etc. Hostels have wi-fi and the rooms are also clean. university has its own hospital, where treatment is free for students. Classrooms have projectors and lawns have all the required equipments.
    Faculty: All the teachers are well qualified, having Ph.D. They are very cooperative with students. The method of teaching is also good. The course curriculum is completely relevant and makes the students ready to work in agriculture department. Semester exams are not very difficult to qualify for, and passing percentage is 55%.
    Reviewed on 18 May 2024Read More
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    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture - Batch of 2024
    4Placements5Infrastructure4Faculty5Crowd & Campus Life4Value for Money
    Punjab Agricultural University has good campus life.
    Placements: Placements are good in this college. The average salary package offered ranges from 6 LPA - 8 LPA. Almost 50% of students got placed in this course. The highest salary package offered was 12 LPA. The lowest salary package offered was 5.5 LPA. Many students opt for higher studies.
    Infrastructure: The infrastructure is excellent. Our campus is clean. Laboratories are also available. Playground is also provided for sports. Our college surroundings are green.
    Faculty: Teachers are helpful and well-qualified. All teachers are Ph.D. scholars. The teaching quality is better. Our course curriculum is relevant, and it makes students ready for the industry.
    Reviewed on 8 Oct 2022Read More
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    Sukhwinder Singh Verified Icon
    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture - Batch of 2022
    4Placements3Infrastructure5Faculty5Crowd & Campus Life4Value for Money
    Review of PAU, Ludhiana.
    Placements: Students are eligible for placements in the last semester, and they are informed about companies by the placement cell through emails. The highest package offered is about 6.5 lacs per annum, and the average package is 3 lacs per annum. Around 50% of students got placed. After degree, I want to try for a government job in the agriculture field.
    Infrastructure: The infrastructure of our college is very good. Some hostels are also very neat and clean, but the old hostels like hostel-1 and the old girls' hostel have poor quality facilities. Hostels have 2 seater and 4 seater rooms. There are coolers but not AC in rooms. Hostels are very affordable. It has a garden, canteen, mess, television room, and a table tennis room. In the mess, the food quality is above average. There is a proper weekly menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sweets are provided along with dinner.
    Faculty: There are very good teachers, but some of them are not good. They have PhDs. This course makes students industry-ready because we have training programs in the last semester. If you score well in the first hourly and mid-terms, then it is easy to get good marks in finals, but you have to study well.
    Other: I chose this course because of its scope. Every year, a youth fest is conducted in October in which students from different colleges participate, and a guest is invited for prize distribution. Apart from this, an annual function is also conducted in January in which all the sports students are given awards. PAU library is very efficient. It has 3 floors, and all kinds of books related to academics and non-academics are available, and the seating arrangements are very good. Air-conditioners and computers are present. The classrooms have projectors. For sports, the university has well-maintained stadiums like a hockey stadium, cricket stadium, and a football stadium, along with well-trained coaches. Extracurricular activities include debate, art, slogan and writing competitions for which students are awarded by the dean. The university has a student welfare group that is run by students whose function is to financially aid weak students and raise important issues for students' welfare.
    Reviewed on 22 Jul 2022Read More
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    B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture
    Punjab Agricultural University 

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    Answered a year ago

    The fee structure at Punjab Agricultural University for B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture: Rs.79,010 (1st Year Fees) Approx Rs.1,90,000


    Dhiraj Munpria

    Beginner-Level 4

    Answered a year ago

    You can try for the counseling for sure, although your rank is more. No need to worry there are many private institutes that offer BSc in Agriculture with good placements offers. As I am from Punjab I can tell Chandigarh University offers BSc in Agriculture and have full furnished Department with re



    Nisha Sharma

    Beginner-Level 5

    Answered 5 years ago

    For fee details, contact the college officials on the numbers provided in the link: https://www.pau.edu/index.php?_act=manageContactUs&DO=contactUs


    Shikha Aggarwal

    Contributor-Level 8

    Answered 6 years ago

    As of now our world population is gradually increasing. So in near future there arises food crisis at the the moment . they need a graduate or any higher degree with agriculture background so agriculture has booming scope as soon as possible. All the best

    anshuman yadav

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