Career with M.S.c

Career Opportunities with MSc.Ag

Government Sector (Eligibility B.Sc. Ag) Frequency of
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State Agriculture University’s (ANGRAU):

  • Assistant Professors: (Ph.D. desirable from 2021 onwards)
  • DAATTCs: Scientist (Crop Production/Crop

(3years once)

Krishi Vigyan Kendra’s (KVKs)

  • Subject Matter Specialists (SMS) on Regular /Research Associate
    (RA) on Contract basis).
  • District Agro Meteorological Units (DAMUs) established in each KVK with M.Sc. Agril. Meteorology Qualification)
  • SMS Plant Protection: (M.Sc. Entomology/Pathology with
  • SMS Crop Production: M.Sc. Agronomy/Soil Science with
  • SMS Agril. Meteorology: (M.Sc. Agril.
  • SMS Extension: (M.Sc. Agril. Extension With NET)
    Entry through ASRB for ICAR KVKs and University recruitment
    for SAU KVKs.




Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB)

Agricultural Research Service (ARS)
(Ph.D. essential from 01.07.2021 onwards)
Total Disciplines: 56
Average Number of Posts for recruitment: 160-180

  • Genetics and Plant Breeding: (10-15 Avg. vacancies)
  • Agronomy: (Avg. vacancies-10)
  • Plant Pathology: (Avg. vacancies 1-5)
    Agricultural biotechnology (Avg. vacancies 1-5)
  • Entomology: (Avg. Vacancies 1-5)
  • Seed technology: (Avg. vacancies 1-3)
  • Agril. Extension: (Avg. Vacancies 5-6)
  • Agril. Economics: (Avg. Vacancies 0-4)
  • Plant Physiology: (Avg. Vacancies 1-3)
  • Soil Science: (Avg. Vacancies 4-7)



State Seed Certification Authority (SSCA):

  • Seed Certification Officer (SCO)
    (M.Sc. Ag with Genetics and Plant Breeding, Agronomy, Pathology, Seed Technology)
Occasional CLICK
National Seed Corporation (NSC):
Agriculture Trainee
Regular CLICK
National Fertilizers Ltd (NFL):
Management Trainee (MT)
(Regular) CLICK
Spices Board (Ministry of Commerce & Industry)

  • Spices Research Trainees
  • Essential: M.Sc. Agriculture with preferable in Agronomy & Soil Science, Entomology, Plant Pathology/Microbiology
Occasional CLICK
National Centre of Organic Farming (NCOF), Ghaziabad.

  • Junior Scientific Officer
  • Essential: M.Sc. Ag in Plant Pathology, Microbiology,Agronomy & Soil Science, Extension)
Occasional CLICK
Food Corporation of India (FCI):
Management Trainee (MT)

  • Assistant Manager Grade ‘A’
  • Essential: M.Sc. Agronomy, Soil Science, MBA,Economics preferable
Regular CLICK
Forest College & Research Institute (FCRI)

  • Assistant Professor
  • Essential: M.Sc. Agril. Extension, Soil Science, GPBR, Economics, Plant Pathology, Agronomy, Biotechnology, Seed Technology & Microbiology.
Occasional CLICK
Tea Research Association

  • Scientist- B (M.Sc. Agronomy, Water management)
  • Scientist- B (Advisory) (M.Sc. Ag)
Occasional CLICK
Cotton Corporation of India (CCI)
Management Trainee (Mktg & HR) (MBA)
Occasional CLICK
Central Warehouse Corporation (CWC):

  • Management Trainee (MT)
  • Essential: M.Sc. Ag with Entomology & Microbiology)
    Superintendent (M.Sc. Ag preferable)
Occasional CLICK
Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited (RCFL)

  • Officer (Marketing) Grade E1:
  • Essentials: MBA (Master of Agri. Business Management)
Occasional CLICK
Krishak Bharati Cooperative Limited (KRIBHCO):
Management Trainee (MT)
Occasional CLICK
Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd. (FACT):
Management Trainee (MT)
Occasional CLICK
Tobacco board:
Field officer (FO)
Occasional CLICK
Coffee board:
Extension Inspector (M.Sc. Ag with Agricultural Extension)
Occasional CLICK
Central Silk Board:

  • Scientist-C (Ph.D. Ag)
  • Scientist-B (M.Sc. Ag)
Occasional CLICK
National Agriculture Cooperative Marketing Federation (NAFED)
Marketing executive
Occasional CLICK
Directorate of Plant Protection Quarantine & Storage (DPPQS):

  • Technical Officer (M.Sc. Ag with Agronomy, Pathology & Entomology)
  • Senior Technical Officer (Ph.D. Ag. With Agronomy, Pathology & Entomology)
Occasional CLICK
Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), Trombay.

  • Nuclear Agriculture Scientist (Biosciences, Biotechnology)
Occasional CLICK
National Institute of Plant Health Management (NIPHM)

  • Scientific Officer: (M.Sc. Ag/Ph.D. Entomology)
  • Scientific Officer: (M.Sc. Ag/Ph.D. Pathology)
Occasional CLICK
Indian Meteorological Department (IMD)
Scientist ‘E’ (M.Sc. Agriculture Meteorology)
Occasional CLICK
Defense Research Development Organization (DRDO)

  • Scientist ‘B’
  • Essential: M.Sc. Ag
Occasional & Few CLICK
Scheme for Young Scientists and Technologists (SYST)
Min. of Science & technology. (Essential M.Sc. Ag)
Occasional CLICK