Degree Programmes
Faculty of Agriculture

There are three Colleges under this Faculty, viz., College of Agriculture situated at Jorhat, Biswanath College of Agriculture (BNCA) at Biswanath Chariali, and Sarat Chandra Singha College of Agriculture (SCSCA) at Chapar. The Post Graduate (PG) degree programmes are offered in the selected disciplines of the College of Agriculture, Jorhat and the Biswanath College of Agriculture, Biswanath Chariali.

The degree programmes offered by the Faculty of Agriculture are as follows:

1. B. Sc. (Agri) of 8 semesters
2. M. Sc. (Agri) of 4 semesters
3. M.Sc. (Food Technology) of four semesters
4. MBA (Agri Business) of 4 semesters
5. Ph. D. of 6 semesters

1) Undergraduate Degree Programme in Agriculture

The departments offering undergraduate courses are: 1) Agricultural Biotechnology, 2) Agricultural Economics & Farm Management, 3) Agricultural Meteorology, 4) Agricultural Statistics, 5) Agricultural Engineering, 6) Agronomy, 7) Animal Husbandry & Dairying, 8) Biochemistry & Agricultural Chemistry, 9) Crop Physiology, 10) Entomology, 11) Extension Education, 12) Horticulture, 13) Nematology, 14) Plant Breeding & Genetics, 15) Plant Pathology, 16) Soil Science, and 17) Tea Husbandry & Technology

2) M.Sc. (Agri) Degree Programme

College of Agriculture, Jorhat: Departments offering M.Sc. (Agri) are: 1) Agricultural Biotechnology, 2) Agricultural Economics & Farm Management, 3) Agricultural Meteorology, 4) Agricultural Statistics, 5) Agronomy, 6) Biochemistry & Agricultural Chemistry, 7) Crop Physiology, 8) Entomology, 9) Extension Education, 10) Horticulture, 11) Nematology, 12) Plant Breeding & Genetics, 13) Plant Pathology, 14) Sericulture, 15) Soil Science, and 16) Tea Husbandry & Technology

Biswanath College of Agriculture, Biswanath Chariali: Departments offering M.Sc. (Agri): 1) Agricultural Economics & Farm Management, 2) Extension Education, and 3) Horticulture

3) MBA (Agri Business)
The degree is offered by the Department of Agricultural Economics & Farm Management, College of Agriculture, Jorhat

4) M.Sc. (Agri in Seed Technology)
The degree is offered by the Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics, College of Agriculture, Jorhat

5) M.Sc. (Food Technology)
The degree is offered by the Food Science & Technology Programme of the Department of Horticulture, College of Agriculture, Jorhat with a multi-disciplinary approach.

6) Ph.D. (Agriculture)
The departments of the College of Agriculture, Jorhat offering the degree are: 1) Agricultural Biotechnology, 2) Agricultural Economics & Farm Management, 3) Agronomy, 4) Biochemistry & Agricultural Chemistry, 5) Crop Physiology, 6) Entomology, 7) Extension Education, 8) Horticulture, 9) Nematology, 10) Plant Breeding & Genetics, 11) Plant Pathology, 12) Soil Science, and 13) Tea Husbandry & Technology

Faculty of Veterinary Science

This Faculty comprises of two Colleges, viz. College of Veterinary Science situated at Khanapara, Guwahati and Lakhimpur College of Veterinary Science at Joyhing, North Lakhimpur.

The College of Veterinary Science, Guwahati had its origin in Assam Veterinary College established in 1948 at Nagaon. The College was shifted to the premises of the Directorate of Animal Husbandry.

The degree programmes offered by the Faculty of Veterinary Science are as follows:

1. B. V. Sc. & A. H. of 10 semesters
2. M. V. Sc. of 4 semesters
3. Ph. D. of 6 semesters

1) Undergraduate Degree Programme in Agriculture
The departments involved in both the Clleges offering undergraduate courses are : 1) Animal Genetics & Breeding, 2) Animal Nutrition, 3) Animal Reproduction, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, 4) Extension Education, 5) Livestock Production & Management, 6) Livestock Products Technology, 7) Poultry Science, 8) Veterinary Anatomy & Histology, 9) Veterinary Biochemistry, 10) Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Ethics & Jurisprudence, 11) Veterinary Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine, 12) Veterinary Microbiology, 13) Veterinary Parasitology, 14) Veterinary Pathology, 15) Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology, 16) Veterinary Physiology, 17) Veterinary Public Health, and 18) Veterinary Surgery & Radiology

2) Post-Graduate Degree Programme in Veterinary Science
Departments of the College of Veterinary Science, Khanapara offering M.V.Sc. and Ph.D. are: 1) Animal Biotechnology, 2) Animal Genetics & Breeding, 3) Animal Nutrition, 4) Animal Reproduction, Gynecology & Obstetrics, 5) Extension Education, 6) Livestock Production & Management, 7) Livestock Products Technology, 8) Poultry Science, 9) Veterinary Anatomy & Histology, 10) Veterinary Biochemistry, 11) Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Ethics & Jurisprudence, 12) Veterinary Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine, 13) Veterinary Microbiology, 14) Veterinary Parasitology, 15) Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology, 16) Veterinary Pathology, 17) Veterinary Physiology, 18) Veterinary Public Health, and 19) Veterinary Surgery & Radiology

Faculty of Home Science

This Faculty has only one College of Home Science, established in 1973 at AAU Headquarter, Jorhat. The degree programmes offered by the Faculty of Home Science are as follows:

1. B. Sc. (H. Sc.) of 8 semesters
2. M. Sc. (H. Sc.) of 4 semesters
3. Ph. D. of 6 semesters

1) Undergraduate Degree Programme in Home Science The departments offering undergraduate courses are: 1) Extension and Communication Management, 2) Family Resource Management, 3) Food Science and Nutrition, 4) Human Development and Family Studies, and 5) Textile and Apparel Designing

2) Post-Graduate Degree Programme in Home Science Departments offering M.Sc. (H.Sc.) and Ph.D. are: 1) Extension and Communication Management, 2) Family Resource Management, 3) Food Science and Nutrition, 4) Human Development and Family Studies, and 5) Textile and Apparel Designing

Faculty of Fisheries Science

The Faculty has only one College of Fisheries Science, established in 1988 at Raha, Nagaon, 200 km away from Jorhat and 100 km away from Guwahati on National Highway No. 37. The degree programmes offered are:

1) B. F. Sc. of 8 semesters
2) M. F. Sc. of 4 semesters
3) Ph.D. of 6 semesters

1) Undergraduate Degree Programme in Fisheries Science The departments offering under-graduate courses are: 1) Aquaculture, 2) Fishery Economics & Management, 3) Fishery Engineering & Technology, 4) Fisheries Environmental Science, 5) Fishery Extension Education, and 6) Fishery Resource Management

2) Post-Graduate Degree Programme in Fisheries Science Departments offering M.F.Sc. are: 1) Aquaculture, 2) Fisheries Environmental Science, and 3) Fisheries Resource Management. The Ph.D. programme is offered only by the Department of Aquaculture.

Faculty of Horticulture

The College of Horticulture at Nalbari offers undergraduate B.Sc. (Hort) degree programme of 8 semesters.

The departments offering undergraduate courses are: 1) Basic Science & Humanities, 2) Floriculture & Landscaping, 3) Fruit Science, 4) Natural Resource Management, 5) Plantation Crop, Spice, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, 6) Plant Protection, 7) Post-Harvest Technology, and 8) Vegetable Science

Faculty of Sericulture

The College of Sericulture at Titabar, offers undergraduate B.Sc. (Seri) degree programme of 8 semesters.

The departments offering undergraduate courses are: 1) Basic Science, 2) Environmental Science, 3) Host Plant Management, 4) Natural Resource Management, 5) Sericultural Biotechnology, 6) Sericultural Science, 7) Silk Science and Technology, and 8) Social Science

Specialized Courses Offered
Specialized Course in Tea Husbandry & Technology

The University has the unique distinction of offering specialized course in Tea Husbandry & Technology in B.Sc. (Agri), M.Sc.(Agri.) and Ph.D. degree programmes so as to provide professionally trained and technically qualified personnel to man the various positions in the tea industry and its related organizations, The courses being multi-disciplinary and industry oriented, cover three broad areas of study, viz., (i) Tea Husbandry, (ii) Tea Processing and Engineering and (iii) Tea Economics and Management (including Tea Trade and Legal Matters).

Specialized Course in MBA (Agri-Business)

The University has prepared itself well to respond to the HR need in the field of Agri-Business Management and accordingly has started MBA (Agri-Business) degree programme under the Faculty of Agriculture. The programme is formulated with the objective to impart education and training for managing income generating and developmental activities of various sub-systems of agriculture, conduct research on varied problems in order to improve management capabilities. The syllabus for the programme is designed to train the students in the emerging areas of management science in order to make them competent agri-managers to serve the agri-business sector. Students will get opportunities for taking case studies and research problems in their lines of specialization.