An MBA degree in Agribusiness is a really good course and it is a golden opportunity to get a seat and doing MBA in this field in a good institution. This course will give knowledge about management of various areas of agriculture such as finance, production and land management. It will also train you in the management of marketing, financing and management of food production. This programme will provide you with various career options in the field.
It is a sub-field of business, management and organisation studies of how to make a profit from agriculture and corporate farming. Animal management, forestry and nature management, management of the living environment, agricultural economics, and rural enterprise are also similar courses. These courses will have good potential for Jobs. If you do it in a good institute you will have campus recruitment chances also.
Dow AgroSciences, DuPont, Monsanto, and Syngenta; ADM, grain transport and processing; John Deere, farm machinery producer and Ocean Spray are some of the well-known companies in the line of agribusiness.
The following are the best institutes offering this course.
1. IIM Ahmedabad - Indian Institute of Management (IIMA), Vastrapur, Ahmedabad
2. IIM Lucknow - Indian Institute of Management (IIML), Lucknow
3. International Institute of Management and Human Resources, Hinjewadi, Pune
4. Parul University, Vadodara
5. Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur
6. SIIB Pune - Symbiosis Institute of International Bussiness, Hinjewadi, Pune
7. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Vishwa Mahavidyalaya, Kanchipuram, Chennai
8. National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management, Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad
9. SGT University, Gurgaon
10. Vivekananda Global University - VGU, Jaipur
These are some of the institutes which are giving very good training and many companies are coming for campus placements to all these institutes. There are many disciplines in which you will get jobs in the management of Farm, Market, Quality Control, Crop Production and Food Management etc.
The admission to all these colleges will be done through MAT, CAT, XAT, CMAT examinations. The MBA course if for a duration of 2 years.
Institute of Rural Management, Jaipur is one of the well-known institutes in Rural Management. This institute was established in 1994. It is affiliated to Rajasthan Technical University. This is also approved by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) with A ++ rank in the list of top Indian B-schools. The institute is having campuses in Phagi and Jodhpur. It has built a reputation as one of the most promising colleges in terms of program excellence and quality learning methodology, in addition to traditional management education.
These days there is a big competition for all courses and jobs and the front runner will always have an advantage. All depends on your talent and hard working.