Diploma in Animal Husbandry is a two or three year full time diploma course which focuses on giving knowledge of on the job training to the students in animal care and breeding. Animal husbandry is the term of agriculture that includes animals that are grown for eggs, milk, meat fiber and other dairy products. It also includes daily care of those animals with selective breeding and the raising of live stocks.
To Take Admission in diploma in animal husbandry course is that the student must have passed 10+2 examination with minimum 50% marks(45% for reserved category)from a recognized board. Students must have studied Biology or Agriculture/ Physics/ Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
The admission process to the course is either entrance based or merit-based.
Some of the subjects which are taught in diploma in animal husbandry course are animal nutrition Genetics and animal breeding livestock production and management animal psychology and population Genetics applied to animal breeding.
Diploma in Animal Husbandry : Career options and Job opportunities
There are plenty of jobs available for students looking for a career in Animal stock Breeding and Management.
The job roles will differ based on the specialization that one has opted for. Diploma in Animal Husbandry graduates has abundant job opportunities with good salary packages that include the following fields:
* Farm Supervisor
* Dairy Farm Manager
* Park Manager
* Animal Husbandry caretaker
* Fisheries Manager
Diploma in Animal Husbandry : Recruiting Areas
* Zoological Parks
* State Animal Husbandry Department and Ministry of Agriculture
* Dairy Farms
* Animal Husbandry and Fisheries etc.