The aim of the government’s programme to modernize and expand agriculture depends on the availability of highly trained and skilled personnel in the field of irrigation technology. The MPhil programme in Irrigation Technology provides the opportunity for graduates of agriculture, agricultural engineering and other related disciplines to be equipped with the requisite training and skills to help in the modernization of agriculture through irrigation development and management.
Goal and Objectives
The programme is designed to provide an understanding of the principles of the design and operation of the different types of irrigation systems and their management. It is also meant to familiarize students about agricultural mechanization policies and strategies that have bearing on irrigation development and practice.