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TNEA CODE

2708

B.E Agricultural Engineering

Agricultural Engineering Degree was started in Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology during 2018 and the first batch of students was admitted in July 2018. This is a 4 years Degree Program offered in HICET as an Autonomous Institution. HICET has very good infrastructures like exclusive Lecture Hall, Computer Lab, Hostel and sports and recreation facilities. This Department is spreading its wing by establishing various laboratories like Farm Machinery and Power, Agro-meteorological Observatory, Irrigation Field Laboratory, Food Process Engineering Lab, Soil and Water Conservation Engineering Lab, Agricultural Processing Lab, Bio-energy Lab, Post Harvest Engineering Lab etc in order to meet the requirements of the Degree Program. To provide adequate farming skill as a background for Agricultural Engineers, 5 acre farm land is allotted for Crop Husbandry Lab. Students are being trained in crop cultivation techniques from land preparation to harvesting of crops like Wet land crop and Irrigated Dry land crops. Various softwares for Mapping, Modelling and Analysis in CAD, GIS and Remote sensing, Surfer etc are being equipped in the Dept. Industrial tie-up is being organized with Agricultural Machinery, Irrigation Industries, Food Industries for empowering students though on-site training programs, internship and Project work for Entrepreneurship and Career job opportunities

Duration:

4 years (Regular) / 3 years (Lateral Entry)

No. of Semesters:

8 (Regular) / 6 (Lateral Entry)

Intake / No. of Seats:

Total – 60

Eligibility:

10+2 system of Education. Must have secured a pass in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in the qualifying examination.

Syllabus:

2017 Regulation

Career Opportunities:

Agricultural Equipment Design Engineer | Irrigation and Drainage Engineer | Process Engineer / Manager | Landscaping and Microirrgation Specialists | R&D Specialist | Agriculture Field Officer | Agricultural Entrepreneurs

Scope for Higher Studies:

  • M.E. / M.Tech. / M.S. / M.B.A.

Eligibility

B.E. / B.Tech. Degree Programmes (4 Years)

HSC (Academic)

A pass in the HSC (Academic) or its equivalent with a minimum average percentage in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together as given below:

S.No. Community A Pass With Minimum Average Marks In Mathematics, Physics And Chemistry Put Together
1 General Category 50.00%
2 Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 45.00%
3 MBC & DNC 40.00%
4 SC / SCA / ST 40.00%

Qualifying Exam – HSC (Vocational)

A pass in any one of the HSC (Vocational subject) with any one of the Engineering related subjects namely Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry with a minimum average percentage put together as given below:

S.No. Community A Pass With Minimum Average Marks In Related Subjects, Vocational Theory And Practicals Put Together
1 General Category 50.00%
2 Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 45.00%
3 MBC & DNC 40.00%
4 SC / SCA / ST 40.00%

Direct Second Year B.E./B.Tech. (Lateral Entry) Degree Courses

Qualifying Examination:

DIPLOMA CANDIDATES :

A pass with prescribed minimum eligibility marks in any one of the Diploma in appropriate branch of Engineering / Technology of the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu / equivalent prescribed for admission to the Degree Course (Refer list of eligible Degree Courses for various Diploma Courses)

B.SC. CANDIDATES :

A pass with prescribed minimum eligibility marks in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree in Science of minimum 3 years duration with 10+2+3 years pattern and studied core Mathematics as one of the subjects at degree level
Note:Candidates with Degree other than Bachelor of Science are not eligible.

For any clarification with regard to Diploma qualification, write a letter to DOTE, get it clarified and then admit students. On any account, candidates without prescribed qualifications will not be given admission approval.

Minimum Eligibility Marks:

Both Diploma and B.Sc. qualified candidates have to obtain the following minimum eligibility marks for admission to Lateral Entry as prescribed in G.O. (Ms.) No.263, Higher Education (J2) Department, dated: 30.6.2008 and as per directions issued in Government Letter No.5464 / J1 / 2011-1, Higher Education Department, dated:4.7.2011

S.No. Community A Pass With Minimum Average Marks In Related Subjects, Vocational Theory And Practicals Put Together
1 General Category 55.00%
2 Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 50.00%
3 MBC & DNC 45.00%
4 SC / SCA / ST Mere pass in the qualifying examination for Diploma examinations as stipulated by the
State    Board of         Technical
Education and Training, Tamil Nadu / B.Sc. Degree examinations / Equivalent

Note : when the candidates produce grade certificate, they have to produce the actual marks also otherwise only the minimum marks applicable to the grades in the subjects will be taken into account

About the Department

Agricultural Engineering Degree was started in Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology during 2018 and the first batch of students was admitted in July 2018. This is a 4 years Degree Program offered in HICET as an Autonomous Institution. HICET has very good infrastructures like exclusive Lecture Hall, Computer Lab, Hostel and sports and recreation facilities. This Department is spreading its wing by establishing various laboratories like Farm Machinery and Power, Agro-meteorological Observatory, Irrigation Field Laboratory, Food Process Engineering Lab, Soil and Water Conservation Engineering Lab, Agricultural Processing Lab, Bio-energy Lab, Post Harvest Engineering Lab etc in order to meet the requirements of the Degree Program. To provide adequate farming skill as a background for Agricultural Engineers, 5 acre farm land is allotted for Crop Husbandry Lab. Students are being trained in crop cultivation techniques from land preparation to harvesting of crops like Wet land crop and Irrigated Dry land crops. Various softwares for Mapping, Modelling and Analysis in CAD, GIS and Remote sensing, Surfer etc are being equipped in the Dept. Industrial tie-up is being organized with Agricultural Machinery, Irrigation Industries, Food Industries for empowering students though on-site training programs, internship and Project work for Entrepreneurship and Career job opportunities.

Vision & Mission

Vision

To become a pioneering Department of producing Outstanding Agricultural Engineers through World Class technical education, training and research. The  Graduates are moulded to become Entrepreneurs, Industrialists, Technocrats and Scientists in the field of Agricultural Engineering.

Mission

To help the farming Community from present day Challenges in Agriculture through Farm Mechanisation, Micro irrigation, Resource conservation of soil, water, energy, Post harvest handling and Food Processing Technologies by providing quality education along with Industrial tie up.

Faculty Details

Faculty Name Designation Years of Experience
Dr.N.Asokaraja Professor 30
Dr. H.A.Archana Assistant Professor 5
Mr.R.Parthasarathy Assistant Professor 1

Industrial Visit

Tamilnadu Agricultural University - Coimbatore