Post Graduate Programme
The University offers courses leading to
M.Sc. (Ag.), M.V.Sc. and Msc. (Forestry) degree in various
disciplined of Agriculture, Vety. Science and Forestry. There are
altogether 29 post-graduate departments out of which 16
Departments offer Ph.D. degree in Agriculture and Vety. Science.
No Ph.D. degree is offered in the faculty of forestry.
In addition to above the university also offers M.Sc. degree in
The admission to different Post Graduate programmes with respect
to Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Science (Except
Bio-technology) is done on the basis of merit in unreserved and
respective reserved categories. Reservation roster as decided by
Govt. of Jharkhand is followed in P.G. admission.
Selection of candidates for admission in M.Sc., (Bio-technology)
programme on 6 seats is done on the basis of combined admission
test organized on all India basis by J.N.U., New Delhi and on
remaining 6 seats as per university rules.
Four Semesters are the minimum residential requirements
for Master's degree for regular students. Degree is awarded
by the Post-graduate faculty on the basis of
course-cum-research studies spread over the whole period of
4 semesters. A student is required to complete 32 credit
hours of course work and 28 credit hours of research work.
Ph.D. degree is awarded by the University in Post-graduate
Faculty on the basis of course-cum-research thesis
evaluation. A student is required to complete 24 credit
hours course work and 36 hours research work spread over 4
Disciplines offering Post-Graduate Programmes
M.Sc. (Ag.) only
Agricultual Physics and Metereology, Agricultual Entomology, Agricultual Statistics, Agricultual Extension
Education, Agricultual Economics and Crop Physiology.
M.Sc. (Ag.) and Ph.D.
Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Plant Breeding &
Genetics and Soil Science & Agril. Chemistry
Vety. Biochemistry, Livestock Production &
Management, Animal Husbandry, Extension Education
M.V.Sc. and Ph.D.
Vety. Anatomy, Animal Breeding and Genetics,
Animal Nutrition, Vety. Pharmacology and Toxicology, Vety.
Physiology, Vety. Surgery, Vety. Public Health and
Epidemiology, Gynaecology, Medicine, Microbiology,
Parasitology and Vety. Pathology
Silviculture, Forest Management, Extension and Social
- M.Sc. (Bio-technology)
- MBA Agribusiness Programme