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About B.Tech in Agricultural Engineering

B.Tech in Agricultural Engineering is an innovative undergraduate program suitable for candidates who are interested in bringing about technological advancements in the agricultural sector. This program focuses on fusing engineering and technology with the science behind agricultural practices. This is a highly advanced degree that prepares candidates for a thriving career in the public and private sector.

Sandip University is one of the top agricultural engineering colleges in Bihar offering this program to interested candidates. The course curriculum of the program is intensive in nature as it is spread across four years and eight semesters. Each semester is designed to improve students’ technological and theoretical knowledge and skills in agricultural engineering.

The curriculum includes topics like Engineering Chemistry, Basics of Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Process in Industries, Environmental Studies, Tractors and Power Units, Unit Operations in Food Technology, Soil Mechanics, Farm Machinery, and many more. Advanced lab work is also a part of the curriculum to develop hands-on skills of each student.

Salient Features

Infrastructural Facilities

  • Modern state-of-the-art infrastructure.
  • Updated and innovative curriculum aligned with the UGC and AICTE-CBC norms.
  • Highly qualified and experienced faculty members.
  • Modern-age classrooms with LED and modern in-class infrastructure.
  • Departmental library with the latest editions with a well-equipped seating facility.
  • Modern and well-equipped hostel facilities.

International Networks

  • The Department has signed MoUs for Industry and Institution interaction.
  • Long tradition of organizing guest lectures, training workshops, and faculty development programs.
  • Networks for national and international placements.
  • Networks with global/international universities which help the students in student exchange programs and getting an international placement.

Innovative and Creative Curriculum

  • Technologically updated curriculum with the latest knowledge and trends in the field.
  • Student-centric curriculum which is continuously updated to make it relevant to the current advancements in the field.
  • Curriculum embedded with global and international trends, which helps the students to work and study further in a globalized international setting.


  • Our vision for the B.Tech (Agricultural Engineering) program at Sandip University is to be a center of excellence in agricultural education and research, producing skilled professionals who contribute to the sustainable development of the agriculture industry. We aim to empower our students with knowledge, practical skills, and ethical values to address the challenges of food security, environmental sustainability, and rural development.


  • The B.Tech (Agriculture Engineering) program at Sandip University is committed to nurturing skilled and innovative agriculture professionals who play a pivotal role in managing and disseminating knowledge in the digital age.
  • To provide the best possible learning environment for the students to become efficient professionals
  • Our mission is to provide a comprehensive and industry-relevant education in Agricultural Engineering that prepares students for successful careers and leadership roles in the agriculture sector.

Career Opportunities in B.Tech in Agricultural Engineering


Agricultural Engineer

Agricultural engineers are responsible for combining food science with technology and principles of engineering to find solutions to crop yield and soil quality to boost agricultural production.


Research Analyst

A research analyst in the agricultural sector is tasked with monitoring trends within the industry to provide assessments regarding livestock management and insurance regarding yield.



Agronomists are professionals who study plants, soil, harvesting techniques, seed quality, nutrition, and other aspects of agricultural production to ensure abundant and quality yield.


Food Processing Plant Manager

A food processing plant manager is responsible for overseeing the smooth functioning of a food processing plant to reduce production and labour costs while boosting overall productivity and profits.

StructureProgram Structure

Engineering Mathematics-I Engineering Physics
Engineering Chemistry Principles of Soil Science
Surveying and Leveling Engineering Mechanics
Engineering Drawing Heat and Mass Transfer
Engineering Mathematics-II Environmental Science and Disaster Management
Entrepreneurship Development and Business Management Fluid Mechanics and Open Channel Hydraulics
Strength of Materials Workshop Technology and Practices
Theory of Machines Web Designing and Internet
Principles of Horticultural Crops and Plant Protection Principles of Agronomy
Communication Skills and Personality Development Engineering Mathematics - III
Soil Mechanics Design of Structures
Machine Design Thermodynamics, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Electrical Machines and Power Utilization
Building Construction and Cost Estimation Auto CAD Applications
Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Tractor and Automotive Engines
Engineering Properties of Agricultural Produce Watershed Hydrology
Irrigation Engineering Sprinkler and Micro Irrigation Systems
Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Sources
Tractor Systems and Controls Farm Machinery and Equipment - I
Agricultural Structures and Environmental Control Post - Harvest Engineering of Cereals, Pulses and Oil Seeds
Soil and Water Conservation Engineering Watershed Planning and Management
Drainage Engineering Renewable Power Sources
Skill Development Training I (Student ready) Registration only
Computer Programming and Data Structures Farm Machinery and Equipment - II
Post-Harvest Engineering of Horticultural Crops Water Harvesting and Soil Conservation Structures
Groundwater, Wells and Pumps Tractor and Farm Machinery Operation and Maintenance
Dairy and Food Engineering Bio-energy Systems: Design and Applications
10 - Weeks Industrial Attachment /Internship (Student Ready) 10 - Weeks Experiential Learning On campus (Student Ready)
Skill Development Training II (Student Ready) Registration only Educational Tour (Registration only)
Elective Course - I Elective Course - II
Elective course-III Project Planning and Report Writing (Student READY)
Wasteland Development

Fee Structure & Eligibility

Programme Sem Year Mode Eligibility Academic Fees
Per Year (INR)

School of Agriculture Science(PG)

B.Tech – Agriculture Engineering 8 4 Sem Candidates must have 50% marks in 10+2 and 45% in PCM compulsary OR Passed 3 years Diploma in Agriculture examination with at least 50% marks. Rs.88,000/-


  • Hostel Type 01: ₹70,000 /- (Per Year)
  • Hostel Type 02: ₹60,000 /- (Per Year)
  • Forms and Prospectus: ₹500 /- (One Time)
  • Transportation Fees: As applicable based on route and pickup point
  • Uniform Cost: ₹5,500/- (One Time)
  • Convocation and Certificate : ₹3,000 /-
  • Note: During vacation food will not be served in hostel and students will have to vacate the room
  • Registration fees for Diploma & B.Sc. Agriculture: ₹5500/-
  • For all other Courses: ₹2500/-

Lab Facility