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M.Sc Agro-forestry Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

Master of Science in Agro-forestry


Did you have done B.Sc in Agriculture and looking to do higher degree program in this field? Do you want to do specialization in both agriculture and forestry technologies? Then, M.Sc Agro forestry course will serve your needs. Learn about the eligibility criteria, course duration, suitability and various career advantages associated with this PG program.

Course Name: M.Sc Agro-forestry
Group: M.Sc
Stream: Science
Course Category: Agriculture
Duration: 2 years

About M.Sc Agro forestry course

It is a postgraduate agriculture and technology course. We all know that the forest is an important part of our ecosystem and dueo to this forest management is required and is done by the forestry professionals. It combines the forestry and agricultural technologies to create more productive, diverse, healthy, productive and sustainable land use system.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing M.Sc Agro forestry course is a Bachelor’s pass degree in Agriculture or equivalent examination from a recognized college or university.
  • Secondly, candidates who have obtained at least 50% marks in aggregate are eligible for admission to this PG course.
  • Candidates are eligible to take up entrance examination, but prior to their admission, they have to provide the proof of their passing the said examination.
The duration of M.Sc Agro forestry course is about 2 years and the syllabus is divided into minor, major and optional courses and this course is career originating in nature.



Colleges offering M.Sc Agro-forestry course in India

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Sam Higginbotom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & SciencesUttar Pradesh

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What does Agro forester do

  1. In many forest related activities, foresters are involved that include protection of natural resources, timber harvesting and ecological restoration.
  2. Choosing sites for new trees is one of their roles.
  3. For privately and publicly owned forested lands, they develop forest management plans.
  4. They do supervision and planning of forestry projects.
  5. They also help in promoting a sustainable economy through renewable forest products.

Who is suitable for M.Sc Agro forestry course

  • Those students who have interest and give priority to the educational needs in natural resource management, agro forestry are the most suitable for this course.
  • Graduates who want to obtain leadership skills and practical knowledge in natural resource management and agro forestry can go for this course.
  • Those who are thinking to strengthen and co-operate partnership with NGOs, government extension agencies and farmer organization are also good suit for it.
  • They should have the ability to work well in multicultural teams and should have excellent interpersonal skills.

Advantages or benefits of M.Sc Agro forestry course

  • After completing this PG course, candidates can empower themselves in analyzing and accessing research trends and policies in agro forestry, forestry and natural resource management.
  • This course produces high caliber research scientists in the fields of agro forestry science, tree biology and natural resource management.
  • They can go for higher research degree as well.


M.Sc Agro-forestry Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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