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Eligibility Criteria (2015-16)

S. No. Programme Duration (semester) Eligibility
Degree Min. marks secured
% OGPA in 10
point scale
OCGA in 4
point scale
I. Master Degree [M.Tech. (Agril. Engg.)]      
  Farm Machinery & Power Engineering 4 B.Tech.(Agril Engg) 60 6.0 2.74
II. Ph.D Degree in Agril. Engg. 6 6 M.Tech.(Agril Engg)in relevant subject * 65 60 6.50 6.0 3.0 2.74

Note: *5.50/10 or equivalent percentage of marks for SC/ST/PH category candidates for admission to Master Degree programmes. 6.00/10 or equivalent percentage of marks for SC/ST/PH category candidates for admission to Ph.D. Degree programmes.
** 6.00/10 or equivalent percentage of marks for candidates who were admitted in PG degree programme prior to 2009-10 are also eligible for admission to Ph.D. degree programme.


Availability of seats for Post Graduate / Ph. D. degree programmes – free seats (2015-16)

S. No Department M. Tech. Ph.D
F P F P
1. Farm Machinery & Power Engineering 6 6 4 4
2. Processing & Food Engineering 6 6 4 4
3. Soil & Water Engineering 6 6 4 4
  Total (Faculty of Agril. Engineering) 18 18 12 12

M.Tech. & Ph.D. Programmes at College of Agricultural Engineering (2015-16)

S.No. Degree Programme Intake Capacity Total
    Free Seats Payment seats NRI ICAR  
1. M.Tech. 18 18 2 3 41
2. Ph. D. (Agril.) Engineering 12 12 1 2 27

M.Tech. - Farm machinery and power Engineering

Minimum credit requirements

Subject Master’s Programme
Major 20
Minor 09
Supporting Subjects 05
Seminar 01
Research (Thesis) 20
Total Credit 55
Compulsory Non-Credit Courses 06
FMPE 595 Industry /Institute Training NC

M.Tech. Farm machinery and power Engineering

Semester I Course Title Code Credit
Major Courses Design of Farm Power and Machinery Systems FMPE 501 4(3+1)
Soil Dynamics in Tillage and Traction FMPE 502 3(2+1)
Tractor Design FMPE 508 3(2+1)
Ergonomics and Safety in Farm Operation FMPE 510 3(2+1)
Minor Courses Similitude in Engineering CE 506 3(2+1)
Master’s Seminar FMPE 591 1(0+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Course Library and Information Services PGS 501 1(0+1)
Basic Concepts in Laboratory Techniques PGS 504 1(0+1)
Semester II      
Major Courses Testing and Evaluation of Traction and Farm Equipment FMPE 503 3(2+1)
Operation Research in Farm Power & Machinery Management FMPE509 3(2+1)
Agro-Energy Audit and Management FMPE 512 2(2+0)
Minor Courses Applied Instrumentation EE 501 3(2+1)
GIS and Remote Sensing for Land and Water Resource Management SWE 511 3(2+1)
Supporting Courses Unit Operations in Food Process Engineering/
Vibration
PFE 504/ ME 502 3(2+1)/ 3(3+0)
Compulsory Non Credit Course Agricultural Research, Research Ethics and Rural Development Programmes PGS 505
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
Disaster Management PGS 506
(e-Course)
1(1+0)
Semester III      
  Written Comprehensive Examination   NC
Supporting Courses Neural Network and its Applications CSE 502 3(2+1)
  Master’s Research FMPE 599 10(0+10)
Compulsory Non Credit Course Technical Writing & Communication Skills PGS 502 1(0+1)
Intellectual Property and its Management In Agriculture PGS 503
(e-course)
1(1+0)
Semester IV      
  Master’s Research FMPE 599 10(0+10)

Ph.D. – Farm machinery and power Engineering

  Course Title Code Credit
Semester I      
Major Courses Advances in Farm Machinery and Power Engineering FMPE 601 4(3+1)
Simulation Modeling in Farm Machinery and Power Engineering FMPE602 2(2+0)
Advances in Hydraulics and Electro Pneumatic Controls FMPE 606 2(2+0)
Minor Courses Food Processing Equipment and Plant Design PFE 507 3(2+1)
Process Control System EE 502 3(2+1)
  Doctoral Seminar-I FMPE 691 1(0+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Library and Information Services PGS 501 1(0+1)
Basic Concepts in Laboratory Techniques PGS 504 1(0+1)
Semester II      
Major Courses Energy Conservation and Management in Farm Machinery and Power Engineering FMPE 603 2(2+0)
Machinery for Natural Resource Management and Precision Farming FMPE 605 4(3+1)
Case Study FMPE 694 1(0+1)
Minor Course Plant Growth Modeling and Simulation SWE 606 3(3+0)
Supporting Courses Control of Pollution from Solid Waste CE 507 2(2+0)
Storage Engineering and Handling of Agricultural Products PFE 513 3(2+1)
  Doctoral Seminar-II FMPE 691 1(0+1)
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Agricultural Research, Research Ethics and Rural Development Programmes PGS 505
(e-course)
1(1+0)
  Disaster Management PGS 506
(e-course)
1(0+1)
Semester III      
  Written and Oral Comprehensive Examination   NC
Compulsory Non Credit Courses Technical Writing& Communication Skills PGS 502 1(0+1)
Intellectual Property and its Management in Agriculture PGS 503
(e-course)
1(1+0)
Semester IV Doctoral Research FMPE 699 15 (0+15)
Semester V Doctoral Research FMPE 699 15(0+15)
Semester VI Doctoral Research FMPE 699 15 (0+15)