About Diploma in Animal Husbandry

From time immerorial, the human civilisation has been relying on the rearing of animals for either domestication or commercial purposes, and this has constituted on of the largest source of income worldwide. The Faculty of Agriculture offers a 3 year diploma program in animal husbandry which endevours to provide students with the most enriching expertise which is essential for ensuring the wellbeing, growth and reproduction of animals. Agriculture maintains a position of great social and ecumenic significance towards ensuring the welfare and development of the society, while at the same time maintaining the livelihood of the people.  This field provides to the students an exposure to important aspects of the course which include Animal Nutrition, Animal Physiology, Genetics & Animals Breeding, Livestock Production & Management and Population Genetics. The Faculty of Agriculture is equipped with expert agriculture faculties and academic resources who go on to play the pivotal of guiding the students towards a path of sound agricultural expertise. During the course of this program, the students are further taught the various ways and mechanisms of raising livestock, looking after domestic animals, raising meat, fibre, milk, eggs, and other products. Upon the completion of the program, this field provides the students with the most enriching exposure to numerous aspects of industry.


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Diploma in Animal HusbandryProgram Outcomes

Why Study Diploma in Animal Husbandry

Department of Animal Husbandry looks into the overall functioning of this industry in the nation and the global economy with a mission to enhance animal husbandry qualitatively as well as quantitatively. Through this program, the students get to learn the various aspects of rearing and keeping animals in the field of agriculture
Animal Farmer

Animal Farmer

An ability to provide effective farming solution which are designed to meet the needs of the farmers and the industry in general

Quality Assurance Officer

An ability to understand to the currents issues and concerns which are faced by the modern day farmer and how to develop practical solutions for the betterment of the society.

Quality Assurance Officer
Agriculture Officer

Agriculture Officer

The ability to develop the base understanding of the commercial agriculture sector and to learn how to maximise profits from agro-based produce.

Production Manager

The ability to comprehend the contemporary trends in technology and know how to navigate these technologies In the development of the animal farm.

Production Manager
Operations Manager

Operations Manager

An ability to develop interpersonal skills and communication skills which are required for assisting and counselling farmers.

Duration: 3 years (Semester System)



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Eligibility Criteria

The candidate shall have passed SSC with English subject from recognized board


Mode of Admission

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Diploma in Animal Husbandry feesFees


Diploma in Animal Husbandry

₹ 60000 / Year**

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

Diploma in Animal Husbandry CurriculumCurriculum


Introductory Livestock Anatomy

Elementary statistics

Introductory Animal Physiology

Introductory Fodder management and

Grassland management

Introductory Livestock Animal Managemen t I

Introductory Animal Breeding

Introduction to computer application

Introductory Livestock Animal Management II


Introductory Animal Husbandry extension I


Introductory Livestock Environmental Science


Introductory Veterinary Microbiology

Introductory Animal Husbandry Economics

and Marketing

Introductory Veterinary Parasitology

Introductory Animal Nutrition II

Preliminary Pathology

Introductory Pharmacology

Introductory Animal Husbandry extension II

Introductory Animal Reproduction I

Introductory Animal Nutrition I

Introductory Animal Health Care I


Introductory Animal Health Care II

Farm Practice Training

Introductory Animal Reproduction II


Introductory Veterinary Public Health


Introductory Livestock Animal Management III


Minor Veterinary Surgery



Diploma in Animal Husbandry Curriculum Laboratories


Instructional Farm

The students of agriculture frequently visit the Instructional farm, which develops their practical skill sets and abilities in the field of agriculture. The students take part in the identification of agricultural and horticultural plants, the planning and lay-outing of the orchard along with various


Soil Science Laboratory

The soil science laboratory is equipped with equipment to study the soil profiles such as gas burners and equipment for the collection of soil samples where the soil moisture will be determined along with the field capacity, the water holding capacity, along with calculations


Botany Laboratory

The laboratory is equipped with advanced microscopes and equipment which allow students to understand the various micro organismic elements. It studies the taxonomic status, along with the different states in mitosis, and meiosis, amongst vital aspects of agricultural research.

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Agriculture Meteorology Lab

Agriculture Meteorology Lab

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Plant Pathology laboratory

Plant Pathology laboratory

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Computer Laboratory

Computer Laboratory

Diploma in Animal Husbandry CurriculumActivities

National Seminar on Hi-Tech Agriculture

Faculty of Agriculture organized a national seminar on Hi-Tech Agriculture which discussed the present scenario of the agricultural production system and the future needs to improve it. The guest speakers highlighted the issues of farming technology to increase the yields and ensure its high quality with an increased market value without the use of pesticides.

Modern Agriculture Implements for High- tech Agriculture

Fast urbanization and industrial development creates farm labor problems in Agriculture even though huge population is there for High-tech Agricultural practice like Green House ,Micro-propagation, tissue culture, Micro irrigation, Bio-and Nano technology, Mulching. Value addition needs modern implements which reduces the man power and increased the yield and income of Agriculture.

Visit of Commercial Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory

Industrial visit of trainees under 3 days workshop on commercial Plant Tissue Culture was jointly organised by College of Agriculture.The trainees visited Commercial Plant Tissue Culture laboratory for Sugarcane and Banana, Sugar Factory and its distillery at Shree Ganesh Khand Udyog Sahkari mandli Ltd., Vataria Bharuch.

Expert Lecture on Mushroom Biotechnology

An expert lecture on 'Mushroom biotechnology' was delivered by Dr. R. C. Upadhyay, Principal Scientist (Retd.), National Research Centre for Mushroom, Solan, HP to the students of College of Agriculture. Various topics were covered in this lecture like, Introduction of mushroom, History of mushroom, Types of mushroom, Uses of mushroom, Edible and non-edible mushroom, Production technology of mushroom, Harvesting of mushroom, Medicinal values of mushroom etc.