Bachelor of Science in Animal Husbandry and Dairying is an undergraduate Agriculture Science and Technology course. Animal husbandry is the agricultural practice of breeding and raising livestock. Dairying is a branch of agriculture that encompasses the breeding, raising and utilization of dairy animals, primarily cows, for the production of milk and the various dairy products processed from it. The duration of the course is four years and it is career originating in nature that offers many career opportunities to the candidates after its completion.
Degree course in dairy technology requires from candidates who have passed the 10+2 examination with Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and English or Physics, chemistry, Biology or Agriculture with a minimum aggregate of 50 % marks.
Assam Agricultural University - AAU, Jorhat
Uttar Banga Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Cooch Behar
How is B.Sc. Animal Husbandry and Dairying Course Beneficial?
Candidates can get jobs in private as well as public sector in dairy farms, cooperatives, dairy product manufacturing and processing industries and also quality control departments. Besides people having biology background also have job opportunities in dairy industries for tasks like breeding, production, pasteurisation, processing etc. Those having management backgrounds have job prospects in marketing and distribution etc. Course also helps those who want to go in the field of dairy technology should not mind living away from cities in rural areas without basic comforts and should be comfortable working in cattle fields. Remunerations offered in Dairy industry
Asst. Manager (Export) - Dairy Products
Assistant Sales Manager & Sales Manager
Sales Executive - Dairy
Junior Officer Logistics - Dairy Division
Sales Executive - Fresh Dairy
Head - Production & Quality Assurance
Area Sales Manager
Head Quality Control (QC) - FMCG
Market Development Manager
Institutional Sales/Business Development Manager