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Indian Economy backbone is Agriculture & Agribusiness giving 54% jobs. Explore the potential of Agri-Business market with proper management strategy & make it a high growth sector with high return.

Agribusiness is farming as a business operation which deals with the production, process and distribution of agricultural products. It works not only alongside the production of agricultural items, but concentrates also on the marketing and retail of the Agri-Produce.

The backbone of Indian Economy – Agriculture and Agribusiness provides 54% employment to Indian Population. A lot is available and needed further to improve and explore the potential of Agri business market with proper management strategy to make it a high growth sector with high return.

This one year program is covering the functions for all marketing and distribution domain in the field of Agri-Business. The objective is to facilitate students to determine a career in various domestic and international Agribusiness conglomerates. Agriculture has opened up vast opportunities in the industries like packaging, supply of raw material, processed food production, exports and allied fields with the use of modern technology. Being a niche programme which requires a subtle approach towards the market segment, individual attributes, ability to perform based on technical knowledge and skills; SCDL offers post graduate program in Agribusiness Management in 2 semesters with special focus on Introduction to Agribusiness Management, Entrepreneurship Development in Agri Sector, Management of Agriculture and Allied Sciences, Marketing of Agri–Inputs & Outputs, Agri-supply chain management  and Management, ICT in Agri-Business and Agri Import & Export Management.

Agribusiness is a broad field with many opportunities for those with a sense for business. With this Post graduate program in Agribusiness, you will be able to establish and develop networks with businesses in the Agri-based industry worldwide. The knowledge you will obtain in this program will make you capable to start any Agri Business, particularly in the marketing and distribution of Agri produce.

  • Bachelor's degree holder / Graduate in any discipline from a recognised University.
  • International / SAARC  Graduate from a recognised / accredited University / Institution.
  • Students who have appeared for final year of examination of their bachelor's degree program and are awaiting results can also apply, subject to successfully completing their bachelor's degree program / graduation within the time period specified by SCDL.

  • The duration of the program is one year.
  • The registration period is valid for two academic years.

Credit Points : 40

Introduction to Agribusiness Management
Agricultural Marketing
Agri-Supply Chain Management
Agri-Entrepreneurship and Advance Certification
Agri Exports Management
ICT for Agribusiness Management
Finance and Government Support for Agribusiness
Emerging Trends in Agri-Business Management


Agri Products Exporter, Agri Products Retailer, Consultancy Services Provider, Inventory Manager, Operations Manager, Project Manager, Sales & Marketing & Supply Chain Manager etc.

There are many Start-ups opportunities in Agribusiness as well.

Application Form Fee
The application form fee for applicants applying under:
  • General & Defence Category is: ₹1200
  • International & SAARC Category is: US$100
Note: Application fee is non-refundable.
Program Fee Payment
Students have two options to pay the program fees as per below specified timelines.
Option 1: One Time Payment: Pay full fee in one instalment immediately after grant of admission & avail timely benefits of the program.
Option 2: Two-Instalments: Pay full program fee in two-instalments:
Pay first instalment immediately after grant of admission.
Pay second instalment within 45 days of payment of first instalment payment or
  on or before the last date to pay full fee, whichever is earlier, as per policy.
Note: Both instalment payments made at the earliest, will make all benefits of the program immediately available. Installment option closes 15 days before the last specified date of admission.
Category One time full payment 1st installment 2nd installment
General ₹ 58,000/- ₹ 35,000/- ₹ 28,000/-
Defence ₹ 55,000/- ₹ 35,000/- ₹ 25,000/-
International $1645 $1151 $660
SAARC $1300 $900 $600
Note: Exam fees and project fee is not included in program fee. Pay Exam fees and project fee separately. Pay exam fee per paper per attempt. Exam fees or project fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. SCDL does not accept any type of fee in cash.
Mode of Payments
Online: Students can pay application form fee, program fee and all exam fees online. OR
Demand Draft: Students can pay program and all exam fees via Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of  
   “The Director SCDL, Pune” payable at Pune.

1 Year

  • Agri Products Exporter

    Agri Products Exporter

  • Agri Products Retailer

    Agri Products Retailer

  • Consultancy Services Provider

    Consultancy Services Provider

  • Inventory Manager

    Inventory Manager

  • Marketing Manager

    Marketing Manager

  • Operations Manager

    Operations Manager

  • Project Manager

    Project Manager

  • Sales Manager

    Sales Manager

  • Supply Chain Manager

    Supply Chain Manager