Bachelor of Science(Horticulture)
About the program:
Horticulture is an art backed by science, relating to the in-depth study of plant production. Unlike agriculture, which only deals with crops, horticulture also covers fertile soil management, landscape and garden design, soil salinity, cultivation management and study of individual plants and trees for both food and non-food sectors. The scale of production may vary from a small garden to a huge area of cultivated land.
Eligibility and Duration:
Eligibility: Candidate must have cleared senior secondary education from a recognized board.
Duration: Bachelor of Science in Horticulture is a 4 year long course divided into 8 semesters.
Other highlights of the program:
For the students who have a keen interest in science and technology along with an interest to nurture plants have a great scope in this subject. The candidate may have a bright future in the R & D department of both private and government sectors. The course focuses on the plant genetics and its effects on the plant growth and plant diseases. With growing demand for food, this subject promises a great future for the candidates. With its own herbal garden and exposure to practical knowledge, DBIG is one of the best institutes in Dehradun providing this course.
The B.Sc. Horticulture program at DBGI:
Affiliated to Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand University (SDSUU), Badshahithol, Tehri, Uttrakhand.