Bachelor of Techonology in Agricultural Engineering
10+2 or Equivalent
B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering or Bachelor of Technology in Agriculture Engineering is an undergraduate Agricultural Engineering course. Agricultural Engineering involves the study of agricultural engineering. It is the discipline that applies engineering science and technology to agricultural production and processing. The study of agricultural engineering combines the disciplines of animal biology, plant biology, and mechanical, civil, electrical and chemical engineering principles with knowledge of agricultural principles. The duration of Bachelor of Technology in Agricultural Engineering course is four years and comprises eight semesters. The course is also offered as B.E. Agricultural Engineering which is one and the same thing as B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering. The only difference lies in their terminologies. However, some institutes may offer it as B.Tech. or B.E.
B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering Eligibility
Pass in higher Secondary (10+2) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics Higher
The admission is provided on the basis of an entrance test conducted by the respective institutes.
Some of B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering Entrance Tests
UPTU-SEE (Uttar Pradesh - State Entrance Examination)
MP PET (Madhya Pradesh Pre Engineering Test)
B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering Syllabus
The below mentioned syllabus is provided by AICTE:-
First Year (Sem. I)
Subjects of Study
Language (professional Comm. in English)
Engineering Physics I
Basic Electrical Engineering
(Practical / Drawing / Design)
Chemistry / Physics Lab. (to be taken in alternate weeks)
Students who are good and interested in Bachelor of Technology in Agricultural Engineering degree are most suitable for this course.
Second, students who are thinking of doing Masters’ Degree after it also suitable for this.
They should have an organizational skills and the ability to manage projects. Project work and assignments also teach you about working in teams.
Other desired attributes are logical thinking, ability to deal with people diplomatically, and patience, ability to keep calm under pressure and in inevitable crises, creativity, and flexibility to understand and apply new technologies.
How is B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering Course Beneficial?
After having this degree course the students can go for various educational, industrial, agricultural, governmental and its related jobs.
Students can go for higher degree programs in respective subjects.
Self-employment is also a bright area for them after it.
Agricultural engineers can provide consultancy services to agricultural workers and farming and agro industries.
B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering Job Types
Agricultural Sales Engineer
Manager - Manufacturing (Agricultural Tractors)
Program Manager - Agriculture
Agriculture Portfolio Manager
Researcher / Fundamental Analyst - Agriculture commodities
Primary Production Managers - Expert Agriculture
Senior Agriculture Manager
Farming Consultant and Agronomist
Sales Manager - Agricultural Products
Subject Matter Specialist - Agriculture
Some of the Central Government Sectors where they can be recruited: