The course that deals with the rearing of silkworms and the production of raw silk is called Sericulture. Sericulture is most popular, and the competition for the limited seats available in this course are high. The duration of the course is 2 years.
The course covers topics related to various processes of Sericulture and Silk Farming. Through this course, students study techniques related to the rearing of silkworms to produce raw silk which is further used to manufacture silk clothes and products.
The implementation of Sericulture is found in the development of the rural economy of the nation. A person with a degree in Sericulture can work in cottage industry and hence the scope of employment for people from rural areas is high.
Following are the major highlights of C. Sc Sericulture course: –
Name of the Course
Certificate of Science (B.Sc) in Sericulture
The minimum eligibility required for admission in C.Sc Sericulture is Senior Four Certificate
Merit Basis/ Entrance Exam
Average Course Fees
Ushs. 400,000 per Semester
C.Sc Sericulture is a three years course that is divided into four-semester. The semester wise syllabus of C.Sc Sericulture course followed in most institutes in India is as follows: –