Diploma / Certificate

Diploma on “Food Processing” and Certification Course on “Fruit and Vegetable Processing Technology” are being offered in the Department of Home Science with mandate to generate expertise for self employment and employment potential in catering, food industries, hotels etc.
The main thrust is hand on experience in different “Academic Institution” and “Food Processing Industries” are integral part of the diploma programme.

  • Diploma Course
Semester I
S.N. Course Title Course no. Credit hours
1. Elements of Food Science DFP – 101 3(2+1)
2. Food Chemistry DFF – 102 3(2+0)
3. Food Analysis DFP – 103 3(1+2)
4. Food Technology – I DFP – 103 4(2+2)
5. Food Technology – II DFP – 103 4(2+2)
Total Credit Hours 17
Semester II
S.N. Course Title Course no. Credit hours
1. Elements of Food Science DFP – 106 4(1+3)
2. Food Chemistry DFF – 107 3(2+ 1)
3. Food Analysis DFP – 108 3(2+1)
4. Food Technology – I DFP – 109 3(2+1)
5. Food Technology – II DFP – 110 4(4+0)
Total Credit Hours 17
Project (DFP III)
One month In-Plant training in Food Industry 4(0+4)
  • Diploma In Watershed Management (DWM)
  • The Diploma programme consists of seven courses (Integrated with practical) and one practical course on project formulation equivalent to 32 credits (one credit is equal to 30 study hours) :

Course Details
S.N. Course Title Course no. Credit hours
1. Fundamental of Watershed Management BNRI – 101 4(2+2)
2. Elements of Hydrology BNRI – 102 4(2+2)
3. Soil and Water Conservation BNRI – 103 4(2+2)
4. Rainfed Farming BNRI – 104 4(2+2)
5. Livestock and Pasture Management BNRI – 105 4(2+2)
6. Horticulture and Agro-Forestry System BNRI – 106 4(2+2)
7. Funding, Monitoring, Evaluation and Capacity Building BNRI – 107 4(2+2)
8. Project Formulation BNRP – 108 4(0+4)
  • Faculties
Name E-mail ID/ Contact No.
Cordinator Dr. Raghav Thakur 0651-2450040
Course Leader Dr. Raghav Thakur 0651-2450040
Councellor Different Faculty Member
  • Diploma Course in Aquaculture
  • Diploma and Certificate Course in Aquaculture are being offered in the Department of Aquaculture, Faculty of Veterinary Science & AH with mandate to self employment.

Semester I
S.N. Course Title Course no. Credit hours
1. Inland Fisheries (General) DAQ – 11 4+2
2. Fish, shellfish breeding and culture DAQ – 12 4+2
3. Nursery Pond Management DAQ – 13 4+2
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester II
S.N. Course Title Course no. Credit hours
1. Aquaculture DAQ – 21 4+2
2. Riverine and Reservoir Fisheries DAQ – 22 4+2
3. Fisheries Management and Extension DAQ – 23 4+2
Total Credit Hours 18
  • Certificate Course in Aquaculture
S.N. Skills to be provided Duration
1. Present status of inland fisheries in India and Jharkhand 3 Months
2. Types of fish culture 3 Months
3. Basic studies on biology of fresh water fishes with special reference to Indian major carps, exotic carps, air breathing fishes 3 Months
4. Distinguishing characters, food and feeding habits 3 Months
5. Types of ponds, selection of site and construction of pond 3 Months
6. Composite fish culture 3 Months
7. Site selection 3 Months
8. Integrated fish farming 3 Months
9. Simple techniques of fish breeding 3 Months
10. Nursery Management 3 Months
11. Nutritional requirements of various 3 Months
12. Common fish diseases, preservation and control measure 3 Months
13. Techniques of post harvest technology 3 Months
  • Certificate Course
S.N. Skills to be provided Duration
1. The skill of selecting, handling and use of equipment. 4 Months
2. The skill of selecting the raw material, quality testing and use. 4 Months
3. The skill of preparation of different preserved products, technical do’s and don’ts 4 Months
4. Identical faults and making necessary remedies to get a good product. 4 Months
5. Skill of costing and fixing the selling prices. 4 Months
  • Faculties
S.N. Name Designation
1. Dr. Rekha Sinha University Professor
2. Dr. Akhilesh Kr Singh University Professor
3. Dr. S. K. Pandey Asstt. Professor
4. Dr. Naresh Gupta Asstt. Professor
5. Smt. Bindu Sharma SRF
6. Miss. Swita Kumari SRF
7. Mr. Rakesh Ranjan Teaching Associate
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