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AGRICULTURE ENGINEERS’ PREFERENCES FOR HIGHER EDUCATION VIS-À-VIS EMPLOYMENT

Article Id: ARCC1396 | Page : 107 - 109
Citation :- AGRICULTURE ENGINEERS’ PREFERENCES FOR HIGHER EDUCATION VIS-À-VIS EMPLOYMENT.Agricultural Science Digest.2010.(30):107 - 109
S.K. Mehta, A.K. Godara, Nasib Singh and Ajay Kumar
Address : Department of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar 125004, India

Abstract

The present study was conducted on the final year students of College of Agriculture
Engineering & Technology, CCS HAU, Hisar. There were 16 students in all, and the data was
collected from all of them. The study revealed that the Agricultural Processing & Energy was the
first choice of final year students of Botch.(Agri.)for higher education and was placed at the top
followed by Farm Power & Machinery and Soil Water & Engineering at 2nd and 3rd choice,
respectively. Regarding job areas, Civil/ Administrative jobs remained their first choice followed
by State Govt. jobs, Agro based public sector, Self employment, Educational and Research
Institutional jobs, and Agro-based private sector, while, General jobs and Farming were the least
preferred job areas.

Keywords

Agriculture Engineering Graduates Higher Education Employment Job Areas

References

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