In this MBA agriculture course, students learn the manufacture and distribution procedure for foods and fibres and relevant agribusiness principles. MBA in Agriculture is usually referred to as a specialization in agribusiness or agricultural economics, with a course duration of two years. The course includes prominent subjects like Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Law, Agricultural Markets, Agricultural Pricing, Farm Management, and Futures Trading. The program also imparts knowledge on agriculture activities like farming, resource management, crop conservation, etc.
There is several options open in terms of career to successful postgraduates of the program, some of which are listed here. Candidates may either go for employment in any of the private and government-relevant industries. Candidates interested in further studies in the discipline may go for Ph. D. Candidates may also choose the field of academia and go for teaching the subject in universities and colleges. Often, candidates go for dual degrees in the same course. Career opportunities for postgraduates of the course are mostly offered in the agricultural industry. The average annual salary package of candidates entering the industry as freshers is INR 2 to 6 Lacs.
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