IARI Syllabus 2017, PhD, JRF

IARI Syllabus

IARI – Indian Agricultural Research Institute syllabus for M. Tech, M.Sc. and Ph.D., degree can be downloaded in pdf format for the following disciplines:

a. Agricultural physics
b. Biochemistry
c. Environmental science
d. Microbiology
e. Water science and technology
f.  Genetics
g. Plant pathology

IARI Syllabus for Ph.D. Entrance Examination 2017:

Part-1: General Agriculture Syllabus
a. Structure and function and cell organelles: Fertilization and embryogenesis, Respiration and nitrogen fixation, plant growth regulators, etc.
b. Importance of Agriculture in National Economy: Basic principles of crop production, Cultivation of rice, wheat, tomato, mango, rose, sugarcane, etc.
c. Important principles of Economics
d. Principles of extension education
e. Organizational set up of agricultural research
f.  Major pests and disease of rice
g. Isomerism, titrimetry and volumetry

Part-2 & Part-3 syllabus: Subject Papers
a. Agricultural chemicals
b. Biochemistry
c. Agricultural economics
d. Agronomy
e. Agricultural Extension
f.  Bioinformatics
g. Agricultural Engineering
h. Computer application
i. Agricultural Physics
j. Entomology
k. Agricultural Statistics
l. Environmental sciences
m. Genetics
n. Horticulture
o. Microbiology
p. Nematology
q. Molecular biology and biotechnology
r. Plant Pathology
s. Plant genetic resources
t. Plant physiology
u. Post harvest technology
v. Seed science and technology
w. Water science and technology
x. Soil science and agricultural chemistry

You can have another option to get IARI Syllabus for Ph.D., from the official website:

For other courses like M.Sc., M. Tech syllabus of IARI, students can go through the official website from here:


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