PGDM in Agri Business Management

Agri Business Management course comprises of many facets and activities. You will find that there are many opportunities in Agri Business Management, but the common denominator of those opportunities is the sense of ownership over the product and/or service and the necessity to understand the customer’s needs and desires and then be able to translate those needs in the communication of your marketing strategy. That marketing communication can be done in several ways that is why a career in marketing management course opens several doors as a profession.

Who should study for Agri Business Management

Post graduate Diploma in Agri Business Management or PG Diploma in Agri Business Management Course should be studied by an individual who has or wants to develop following qualities:
  • Agriculture has opened up vast opportunities in the industries like packaging, supply of raw material, processed food production, exports and allied fields with the use of modern technology.
  • Progressive growth of Indian economy is augmented by the agri-business sector.
  • Total annual expenditure of India on food and beverages is estimated to be US $ 150 billion.
  • Agriculture has opened up vast opportunities in the industries like packaging, supply of raw material, processed food production, exports and allied fields with the use of modern technology.
Course StructureStudents EligibilityFeesCareer Opportunities
Ist year course structure
Trimester I
101 Principles & Practice of Management
102 Management Accounting & Control -I
103 Business Communications
104 IT skills and E commerce
105 Event Mgmt. I
106 Marketing Management– I
Trimester II
201 Financial Managemen
202 Indain Economic Environment (macro)
203 Management Accounting & control -II
204 Operation Management
205 Event Mgmt. II
206 Organisation Behaviour

Trimester III
301 Finance Management-II
302 Human Resource Management
303 Event Marketing and Advertising
304 Marketing Management– II
305 Advertising design and principles
306 Business & Company Laws
IInd year course structure
Trimester IV
401 Business Policies & Strategic Management
402 Rural Development
403 Agriculture Management & Price Analysis
404 Rural Marketing
405 Rural Research Methods
406 Agri Finance & Organised Agri
Trimester V
501 Management Control Systems
502 MS Project
503 ERP
504 Agri Tourism Marketing
505 Agri SCM
506 Summer Project Content Evaluation
Trimester VI
601 Entrepreneurship Management
602 Business Ehics &CSR
603 Use of ICT in Agricultural Growth
604 Agri Economics
605 Rural/Agri inputs & Management
606 Summer Project Viva Voice
Candidates with minimum 50% marks in graduation (45% for reserved categories) from recognized university and with a valid score in national level entrance tests CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ ATMA/ CMAT are eligible to apply (all such exams shall be treated at par) enabling the candidate to appear for GD-PI process directly.

Candidates appearing for the final year degree examination up to June 2015 can also apply. Such candidates, whose final year degree result is not declared at the time of admission will be admitted provisionally after submitting a bonafide certificate from the Head of the Institution stating that he /she is a regular student. The admission of such a candidate will be confirmed only if he/she provides a proof of passing the final year degree examination with minimum 50% marks by 31 August, 2015

Rs. 3,50,000/- for two years program
  • Seeds / Fertilizers / Pesticides Industry
  • Milk & Milk products / Poultry & Fisheries / Edible Oil Industry
  • Agro Processing Industry
  • Agro Finance Companies & Banks
  • Agro Co-operatives
  • Agro Equipment Manufacturers
  • Agro Export Houses
  • Supply Chain Management