About the ProgrammeCourse Overview
M.Sc. (Ag.) in Soil Science is adopted by following the ICAR curriculum.It believes in digitalization of agriculture, and focuses on UAV-based image capturing through hyperspectral camera, soil analysis / soil mapping by GEE, storage of soil test data in Kalgudi App, and the application of nano nutrients to crops. Further, the department provides service to the farmers by testing the soil. After completing M.Sc. (Ag.) in Soil Science, students can opt to carry out research on physio-chemical and biological soil properties, and crop nutrient management. The lab is well-equipped with digital soil testing meter, UAV and hyperspectral and multispectral camera along with other instruments.