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2708

B.E Agricultural Engineering

Agricultural engineering is the engineering discipline that studies agricultural production and processing. Agricultural engineering combines the disciplines of mechanical, civil, electrical and chemical engineering principles with knowledge of agricultural principles according to technological principles. A key goal of this discipline is to improve the efficacy and sustainability of agricultural practices.

  • The duration of Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering course is four years and comprises of eight semesters.
  • The eligibility criteria for the course is to pass Higher Secondary with a minimum of 50-60% from a recognized board.
  • The highly qualified Agricultural Scientists or Research professionals across the globe opt for the higher education which in Master of Technology [Agricultural Engineering].

 Placement Opportunities:

Some of the Central Government Sectors where Agricultural Engineers can be recruited:

  • Directorate of Oil Palm Research
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research
  • United India Insurance Company Ltd.
  • Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth
  • Natural Agricultural Innovative Project, Maharashtra
  • Cabinet Secretariat, Govt. of India, New Delhi
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  • Food Corporation of India
  • Indian Agricultural Research Institute
  • National Seeds Corporations
  • National Dairy Development Board

Job Types for Agricultural Engineering:

  • Agricultural Sales Engineer
  • Manager – Manufacturing (Agricultural Tractors)
  • Program Manager – Agriculture
  • Agriculture Portfolio Manager
  • Researcher/Fundamental Analyst – Agriculture commodities
  • Primary Production Manager – Expert Agriculture
  • Senior Agriculture Manager
  • Farming Consultant & Agronomist
  • Sales Manager – Agricultural Products
  • Subject Matter Specialist – Agriculture

Placement Opportunities for Agricultural Engineering:

  • After having this degree students can go for various educational, industrial, agricultural, governmental and its related jobs.
  • Students can go for higher degree programs in respective subjects.
  • Self-employment is also a bright area for them after it.
  • Agricultural engineers can provide consultancy services to agricultural workers and farming and agro-industries.

About the Department

Agricultural engineering is the engineering discipline that studies agricultural production and processing. Agricultural engineering combines the disciplines of mechanical, civil, electrical and chemical engineering principles with knowledge of agricultural principles according to technological principles. A key goal of this discipline is to improve the efficacy and sustainability of agricultural practices.
  • The duration of Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering course is four years and comprises of eight semesters.
  • The eligibility criteria for the course is to pass Higher Secondary with a minimum of 50-60% from a recognized board.
  • The highly qualified Agricultural Scientists or Research professionals across the globe opt for the higher education which in Master of Technology [Agricultural Engineering].
 Placement Opportunities: Some of the Central Government Sectors where Agricultural Engineers can be recruited:
  • Directorate of Oil Palm Research
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research
  • United India Insurance Company Ltd.
  • Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth
  • Natural Agricultural Innovative Project, Maharashtra
  • Cabinet Secretariat, Govt. of India, New Delhi
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  • Food Corporation of India
  • Indian Agricultural Research Institute
  • National Seeds Corporations
  • National Dairy Development Board
Job Types for Agricultural Engineering:
  • Agricultural Sales Engineer
  • Manager - Manufacturing (Agricultural Tractors)
  • Program Manager - Agriculture
  • Agriculture Portfolio Manager
  • Researcher/Fundamental Analyst - Agriculture commodities
  • Primary Production Manager - Expert Agriculture
  • Senior Agriculture Manager
  • Farming Consultant & Agronomist
  • Sales Manager - Agricultural Products
  • Subject Matter Specialist - Agriculture
Placement Opportunities for Agricultural Engineering:
  • After having this degree students can go for various educational, industrial, agricultural, governmental and its related jobs.
  • Students can go for higher degree programs in respective subjects.
  • Self-employment is also a bright area for them after it.
  • Agricultural engineers can provide consultancy services to agricultural workers and farming and agro-industries.

Faculty Details

Faculty Name Designation Years of Experience
Dr. P.N. Karthikeyan HOD 14
Mr. S. Ramkumar Assistant Professor 3
Mr. P. Sathish Assistant Professor 8