Demand for agricultural engineering | Employment opportunities

August 21st, 2010| Jobs.

Demand for agricultural engineering | Employment opportunities

Among the braches of B. Tech, agricultural engineering is unique. This course is offered only by Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University in Andhra Pradesh. Four year durational B. tech (Agricultural Engineering) course is offered at colleges of Madakasira (Anantapuram dist.) and Bapatla (Guntur dist.). Admissions are provided for MPC students based on web counseling.

45 seats of agricultural engineering college in Bapatla are filled through convener quota. Those who want to take admission through web counseling should mention CABP code. There are 25 seats in agricultural engineering in Madakasira. Those who want to take admission in to this college should select CAMS code as option.

Employment opportunities

There are more numbers of employment opportunities for students who have completed agricultural engineering and technology course. Those who have completed this course can have employment in different government, private institutes and the jobs are given even in recession. The companies which provide tractors like Mahindra, Escorts, Swaraaj, Sonalica and others are taking students of this course through campus selections. Jain Irrigation Netafame, Phinolex, Plason India limited and other companies are looking forward for graduates. Seed fertilizing companies like Pioneer Seeds, Nooziveedu Seeds and others are also offering jobs for agricultural engineering graduates.

Food processing industry is also offering employment opportunities. Those who have completed the course can have employment in Reliance Life Sciences, Heritage foods, Amul and other companies. They can take up positions as engineers in agro industries development corporations, rural development, agriculture, water irrigation, dam development department and others. They can also join as agricultural field officers in nationalized banks. NABARD, agricultural and Finance Corporation and private banks like Axis, ICICI and other banks are also recruiting these students.

Starting salary of the candidates would be Rs. 17,000 monthly while it increases to nearly Rs. 30,000 monthly.

Increased number of opportunities for agricultural students….

In the future days, good employment opportunities are offered for these candidates across the nation and also across the globe.

Acharya NG Ranga University is offering M. Tech course for those who have completed B. Tech in the subjects of agricultural engineering and technology. This course is offered at agriculture engineering and Technology College located at Bapatla. These seats are also filled through engineering web counseling which is to be conducted.  IIT Kharagpur is also offering M. tech Agricultural engineering course.

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