Engineering and other allied sectors-Agriculture/Food Engineering

What Is It

This branch of engineers deal with manufacture, design and development of farm implements. They also deal with construction, storage of foodgrains, transport, etc. Food processing, land and water conservation are also taken care of by such engineers. This branch covers knowledge of tender processes, civil engineering, project management, contractual agreements etc.

Qualification

B.Tech and an M.tech

Scope

Alongwith the economy, the agriculture sector is also growing at an average rate of about 4% pa. Ample oppertunities exist in agriculture machienery design cos., Food corporation of India, national Dairy Development board, Agricultural research organisations etc.