Department Faculties

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

College of Agriculture, Dhule is having Agricultural Engineering Section as one of it’s sections for teaching, research and extension activities of Agricultural Engineering discipline. Also, this section is also looking after the repairs and maintenance of vehicles of this college, estate maintenance, workshop, ARIS cell and seed processing plant. Agricultural Engineering comprises of various branches viz. Farm Power and Machinery, Soil and Water Conservation Engineering, Irrigation and Drainage Engineering and Agricultural Process Engineering. At present this section has developed all the facilities required for teaching of all Agril. Engineering Courses. The section offers various courses as per Vth Dean Committee .

UG Courses

Sr. No.

Semester

Course No.

Credits

Course Title

1

II

ENGG 121

2(1+1)

Soil and Water Conservation Engineering

2

III

ENGG 232

2(1+1)

Farm  Machinery and Power

3

IV

ENGG 243

2(1+1)

Renewable Energy and Green Technology

4

VI

ENGG 364

2(1+1)

Protected Cultivation and secondary Agriculture

5

VIII

ELM ENGG 485

10(0+10)

Natural Resources Management

 

 

Total

18 (4+14)

 

 

In addition to these new courses, old courses ae per IV Dean committee are also being taught by this section

Sr. No.

Semester

Course No.

Credits

Course Title

1

II

ENGG-121

2(1+1)

Fundamentals of Soil & Water Conservation Engineering

2

III

ENGG-232

2(1+1)

Introduction to Computer Application

3

V

ENGG-353

2(1+1)

Farm Power & Machinery

4

VI

ENGG -364

2(1+1)

Protected Cultivation & Post Harvest Technology

5

VII

AE-RAWE -475

0+1

Agril. Engg.

6

VIII

AEL-AGRO- 4813

0+20=20 *

Seed Production Of Field Crops & Processing

 

PG Courses

Sr.

Course No

Course Title

Credits

1

PGS-506

Disaster Management

1+0=1

 

 

Total

1+0=1

Seed Processing Plant

The seed processing plant at this campus was established in the year 1995-96 for processing of the seeds of this region and for teaching of the various courses related to Agril Process Engineering. The various seeds i.e. breeders seed, foundation seed, certified seed and truthful seeds produced by the research stations, college farm and private cultivators is processed and supplied to other departments/ farmers/ state seed corporation.