1.  College of Agri Business Management

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ORIGIN

After Setting great miles Stones in Agricultural Research, Extension and Education, the renowned Sardar Krushinagar Dantiwada Agricultural University, realizing the demand that would come up for qualified Agribusiness professionals in Gujarat in particular and world in General, responded quickly by setting up the College of Agri business Management at its main campus in Dantiwada near Palanpur in Banaskantha district of North Gujarat.  Agriculture is no more a way of life but a full fledged business and profitable industry which demands well groomed techno managers. College of ABM is timely answer of SDAU to this call.

LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

Situated in the lush green and serene campus amidst the nature away from city hub-dub and pollution, the College of Agribusiness management provides an extremely favorable learning environment to the students.  Aesthetically designed A.C. classrooms with all the ultra modern amenities like over head multimedia LCD projector and video conferencing facility, most modern sound systems, Wi-Fi college campus, separate computers for all the students, 24 hours internet connectivity in the hostel. Since the College is located in the proximity of Agricultural Technology Information Centre, students have an all time access to this single window information system of Agriculture.

The college library houses more than-250 modern textbooks by Indian and foreign authors.  The computers here have subscription to the client of Indian harvest -an extensive data on crop statistics of India from Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy. All students have personal laptops in addition to the college allotted computers. The process for subscribing Indiastat.com is in progress. Apart from all this students have access to university farms, green houses, experimental plots, research centers, KVKs, all laboratories and museums in Agriculture College for updating their technical knowledge in all aspects of Agriculture

Deprtment of the College :

1.Human Resource Management

2.Marketing Management

3.Finance & Accounts

4.IT Management

5.Economics and Statistics

6.Agribusiness & Rural Development

FACULTY

College of Agribusiness Management has best of the best, highly qualified and competent in house faculty. The major strength of the faculty is that most them have corporate experience.

Visiting Faculty

Each faculty of Agribusiness Management presented their lecture in the training programme of "Public Private Partnership in Animal Husbandry Sector" sponsored by Department of Animal Husbandry, Gujarat State under Assistance to State for Control of Animal Diseases (ASCAD) organized by college of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, SDAU. S.K.Nagar.

Apart from in house faculty college regularly invites external/guest faculty from corporate and institutes of repute.  Some of the guest faculties are:

1.   Mr. V. R. Gaikwad (Retd. Professor IIM Ahmedabad)

2.   Mr. Anil Gupta (IIM Ahmedabad)

3.   Ms. Shiva Vishnoi (Yes Bank)

4.   Mr. Kumar Gourav (Yes Bank)

5.   Mr. Rakesh Kumar (National Multi Commodities Exchange)

6.   Mr. Arvind Pratap Singh (FICCI)

STUDENT CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

Clubs:

  • UNNAT KHETI - The Agri input club
  • PRAPTI - The Procurement club
  • SAMAGRI - The Commodities club
  • PAKAWAAN - The Food Processing club
  • URJA - The Bio-energy club
  • THE MERCHANTS - The FMCG club
  • VIKRAY - The Retailing club

These clubs specialize in their own areas; enhance the knowledge of other students in a symbiotic manner. They also prepare sectoral reports on their respective sectors and present these to the corporate.

Activities:

Annual Sports-The Students take part in the inter College annual sports events of the University in games like Cricket, Football, Basket ball, Volley boll and Athletics and have emerged winners in many of these events.  This inculcates a team behavior and spirit among the students

Annual Cultural Event-Students show their talent and caliber in disciplines like dramas, debates, elocutions, song and dance etc. in the annual Inter College cultural event of the University.

MOMENTS OF PRIDE

  • The entire batch selected by Yes Bank to carry out the survey work for the establishment of agro-food park in Santalpur (Gujarat).
  • Hosted conference on commodity trading.

Student's Practical Exposer:

Sudents had been taken traning for one week at Intenational center for Entureprenuer and carear development (ICECD), Ahmedabad  on the topic Entrepreneurship development, Public-Private partnership (PPP), Microphinance, Motivation Leadership, Project management, Retail management.

Students had participated in two days tanning programme on "Agri Business Supply Chain Management." Conducted by Ahmedabad Management Association, Ahmedabad due to training students having good exposure regarding to Logistics of supply chain management of agri products, importance of packaging, warehousing, inventory management in competitive global environment.

Students visited the Extension Education Institute Anand and attended workshop on "Training Management".

Students attended a conference on "Food and health security for a better tomorrow-role of Agrochemicals" organized by Saket Projects Limited and Ahmedabad Management Association.

Students from the college attended UGC sponsored national conference on "Agribusiness: Opportunities and Challenges" at Junagadh Agricultural University.

Foreign Student Visit for internship studies:

Ms. Froukje de Boer year Graduate student in International land and Water Management at the Alterra, Wageningen University, The Netherland has been to the SDAU to takeup internship studies o ground water and surface water issues in Agriculture in the vicinity of the first of its kind Integrated agro food park coming up at Santhalpur in Patan district. She would be on the campus for about six week. As a part of her studies she would be collecting field data on water from various river, canals, dams and farmer fields in North Gujarat including historical data on rainfall and evapo-transpiration from various government departments as well as various departments in the University.

Corporate tie ups with

1.   Yes Bank

2.   Reuters Market Light

3.   Nandan Bio Matrix for

4.   International Centre for  Entrepreneurship and career development

 



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