The School of Agri-Business Management (SABM) a constituent unit of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-J) came in to existence on 19th Nov. 2012 on self sustainable basis after its approval in 8th University Council meeting with the sole aim to initiate MBA (Agri-Business Management) degree programme for generating professionally competent, socially responsible and technically qualified human capital with core management competencies in agribusiness. The MBA (Agri-Business Management) is a 2 year full time degree programme spread for four semesters and is offered to any graduate from the recognized university. The courses have been designed in such a way so as to provide ideal learning opportunities for youths to become agribusiness professionals in order to meet the needs of the growing industry and the course structure mainly focuses on Core courses, general elective courses, industrial elective courses, which includes Farm Engineering, Food Industry, Hi-tech Agriculture, Horticulture Industry, Input Supply, Vet. Pharmaceutical and Livestock Industry, besides summer internship/ industrial attachments for improving the managerial capacity through practical approach having exposure to application of knowledge with the output of preparing the report.
The Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology of Jammu aspires to become a leading agriculture University in India with the mandate of serving the people of Jammu division, the State and the Nation.
.To build core management expertise among the technically competent agricultural / other graduates to own and manage sustainable agri–business enterprises
.To develop entrepreneurial spirits, managerial skills and competence among the students for sustainable agribusiness enterprises.
.To understand dynamics and complexities of the field of agribusiness in the emerging global context.
.To acquire professional skills in using appropriate management tools and techniques in the context of agribusiness
.To strive for excellence, commitment with positive attitude to work with the farmers towards their economic upliftment
A multistage selection procedure will be followed for admission as described below:
All applicants fulfilling eligibility criteria will have to submit the CAT/CMAT/MATscore card before the last date as and when admission notification will be issued by the university.
Merit list will be generated for calling candidates for group discussion, personal interview etc. by adding the diversity factor.
Diversity factor weightage will be assigned to various academic disciplines as per the list given in the DFT.
Candidates shall be called for group discussion, personal interview and other testing parameters indicated in below mentioned table for different categories. The final merit list will be prepared based on the following selection parameters and respective weightage.
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