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    Diploma in Animal husbandry

    About Diploma in Animal husbandry

    Diploma in Animal Husbandry is a two year/three-year full-time diploma course that focuses on imparting on-the-job training in animal care and breeding. The course curriculum of Diploma in Animal Husbandry covers different aspects of animal husbandry and dairying. Diploma in Animal husbandry. Other important aspects of the course include Animal Nutrition, Animal Physiology, Genetics & Animals Breeding, Livestock Production & Management and Population Genetics. There are excellent job opportunities for candidates with Diploma in Animal Husbandry. To better your career prospects students are advised to opt for a higher degree to have better skills in the long run.

    Course Highlights

    The major highlights of Diploma in Animal husbandry & Dairy Science is mentioned below - 

    Level of Programme

    Diploma Level

    Duration of Programme

    2 Years

    Eligibility Criteria

    Class 10 or Equivalent

    Admission Process

    Merit/ Entrance Exam

    Course Type


    Average Programme Fee

    INR 1,500 to INR 1,50,000/-

    Average Starting Salary

    INR 2 LPA to INR 10 LPA

    Diploma in Animal husbandry Eligibility Criteria

    • Candidates for admission to this course should have passed 10th standard or its equivalent from a recognised board.

    • The candidate should have studied Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as their core subjects in Class 10th examination. 

    • In order to take admission, the candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in the qualifying examination

    • The candidate must have completed the minimum 15 years of age before applying for the course

    Diploma in Animal husbandry Admission Process

    The admission process for the Diploma in Animal husbandry varies from college to college. In most of the colleges, the admission is done on the basis of candidates marks secured in Class 10th examination. While some colleges conduct their own entrance exam for the enrollment of the students. Based on the entrance score candidates will be shortlisted for the admission.

    Diploma in Animal Husbandry Course Fee

    The course fee for the Diploma in Animal Husbandry in Government and Private College is mentioned below:-

    Institute Type

    Minimum Annual Fee

    Maximum Annual Fee

    Government or Public College

    Rs 1,500/- 

    Rs 35,000/- 

    Private College

    Rs 45,000 

    Rs 1,50,000/-

    Diploma in Animal husbandry Syllabus

    The syllabus that is taught is taught in Diploma in Animal Husbandry in most of the college is mentioned below:-

    1st Semester:-


    Major Topics to study


    Introductory Livestock Anatomy


    Introductory Animal Physiology


    Introductory Animal Management-I


    Introduction to Computer Application

    2nd Semester:-


    Major Topics to study


    Elementary Statistics


    Introductory Fodder Management and Grassland Management


    Introductory Animal Breeding


    Introductory Animal Management-II


    Introductory Animal Husbandry Extension-I


    Introduction to Environmental Science

    3rd Semester:-


    Major Topics to study


    Introductory Veterinary Microbiology


    Introductory Veterinary Parasitology


    Preliminary Pathology


    Introductory Animal Husbandry Extension-II


    Introductory Animal Nutrition-I

    4th Semester:-


    Major Topics to study


    Introductory Animal Husbandry Economics and Marketing


    Introductory Animal Nutrition-II


    Introductory Pharmacology


    Introductory Animal Reproductions-I


    Introductory Animal Health Care-I

    5th Semester:-


    Major Topics to study


    Introductory Animal Health Care-II


    Introductory Animal Reproductions-II


    Introductory Veterinary Public Health


    Introductory Animal Management-III


    Minor Veterinary Surgery

    6th Semester:-


    Major Topics to study


    Farm Practice Training


    Two months of cattle and buffalo


    One month of sheep and goat


    One month poultry


    One month and three weeks of government dispensary


    Seven days of Educational tour


    Report Writing

    Diploma in Animal husbandry Career Options and Job Prospects

    Some of the popular jobs available for the candidate after completing Diploma in Animal Husbandry are mentioned below:-

    Employment  Sectors

    • Agriculture Sector

    • Dairy Farms

    • State Animal Husbandry Department

    • Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry & Fisheries

    • Wildlife sanctuaries

    • Animal Research Centres

    • Veterinary Hospitals

    • Zoological parks

    Job Profiles

    • Veterinary Officer

    • Dairy Production Manager

    • Nurse Manager

    • Animal Husbandry Supervisor

    • Animal Husbandry Senior Clerk

    • Veterinarian

    Average Salary

    Rs 1,50,000/- to Rs 2,40,000/- LPA

    Related Questions


    Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

    After completing a Diploma, an aspirant will get a bundle of placement opportunities at NLSIU Bangalore. Top recruiters such as L&L Partners, AZB & Partners and KPMG will hire the deserving candidates. Go through the Placements at NLSIU Bangalore to find out more about it.

    In case of admission related enquiry, do not hesitate to reach out to our admission experts by simply dialling the toll-free number 1800-572-9877 (toll-free) or filling-up the Common Application Form. For more questions, write back to us in the QnA zone.

    Thank You


    Navneet, Student / Alumni

    As an alumnus of LPU, I had many friends who did fashion designing and are own working with top brands. LPU has faculty from premier design institutes to sharpen design visualization and execution. Labs and equipment to simulate the industry environment with practical exposure to the fashion industry right from design to merchandising. Option of specialization in Design or Technology. Quality learning has created skilled professionals that are recruit-able much before they graduate.There are 15+ global brands for placement and training,16+ labs to stimulate industry environment and 20+ lifestyle products created every year. School of design alumni are working in best design houses like Anshul Rajwansh (Delhi), Archana Kochhar (Mumbai), Sabeena Bani Ahuja (singapore), Aslam Khan (Delhi), Pam Mehta (Delhi). Companies like H&M, Raymond’s, Tommy Hilfiger, Gini & Jony, Shahi export, Orient Craft selected LPU students. LPU is also a hot ground for fashion start ups Some names include Nidhi & Ankita brand name “Akhyan”, Sumandeep handa brand name “SumanHanda Design ”, Abhishek Harshbardhan brand name “Harshbardhan”, Aditi Brand name “Pankh”, Tanvi Bansal “Modian Designer House” In Academics students do experimental design and production. Students are exposed to fashion shows, craft fairs, industry internships and craft documentation. Intensive exposure to practical work in Pattern making, Draping, Weaving, Printing, Dyeing, Garment Construction labs. Students are given various Live-projects during the course of the program to create commercially viable designs.

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