National Centre for Management of Agricultural Extension or popularly known as MANAGE was established in 1987 by the Ministry of Agriculture. It is an autonomous institute located in the state of Hyderabad. It is sprawled over an artistically landscaped area of 17 hectares which has beautiful lawns, academic blocks, residential blocks, library, computer centers, and much more other facilities. The Institute provides specializations only in postgraduate diploma courses in agricultural management.
|Type of Programs||PG Diploma, Diploma and Online Programs|
|Application Mode||Online and Offline|
|Address||Rajendranagar, Hyderabad - 500 030, Telangana|
Given below is the detailed information on the courses offered by the Institute:
Duration – 2 years | Full-time
Eligibility – Bachelor’s degree in agricultural or allied sciences with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/PwD). Candidates in their final year can also apply.
Program Fee – INR 8 Lakhs
Selection Criteria – Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of score in CAT 2019. Final admission will be done on the basis of performance in GD and PI.
Duration – 1 year | Part-time
Eligibility – Bachelor’s degree in agriculture and allied areas. Minimum of 5 years of work experience is necessary in the field of agricultural extension.
Program Fee – INR 15,000
Duration – 1 year | Full-time
Eligibility – Open to all candidates with a minimum pass in Class 10th
Program Fee – INR 20,000
Selection Criteria – Graduate/post graduate in Agriculture/Horticulture with 5 years of experience.
Duration – 1 year | Online-mode
Eligibility – Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian board.
Program Fee – INR 7000
Selection Criteria – Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks scored in graduation
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A candidate proceeding for admission to the course must register online in the prescribed application form available on the official website. The candidates are requested to read about theFull-Time Course before registration and abide by the same. The Institute follows a rigorous admission and selection procedure for the eligible candidates. It is based on scores of CAT examination for admission in PGDM ABM. Whereas, for other courses, the institute provides admission on the basis of marks scored in the previous qualifying examination.
For PGDM ABM, meritorious students shall be called upon for a rigorous and competitive selection procedure which will include the following parameters:
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The institute has a full-fledged placement cell providing an extensive amount of opportunities in the sector of agricultural extension management. Major agri-business companies have recruited students as management trainees and middle-level managers. 100% placements have been achieved since the inception of the institute. The major sectors from which placement demands have been coming forth include Agri-input, Retail, Commodity, and Consultancy.
The placement for the batch 2016-18 concluded with 100% record with highest CTC of INR 16 LPA. The average CTC went up to INR 8.56 LPA with modal CTC of INR 10.5 LPA. The list of recruiters includes HDFC Bank, Dabur India, Cadbury, Magma, Indian Oil Corporation, ICICI Bank, Tata Chemicals Ltd., Kotak Mahindra Bank and more.
The PGDM (ABM) program has been ranked among the top management schools in India. Given below are some of the achievements by the Institute:
Given below are some of the facilities offered by the Institute to cater to the needs of the students as well as faculty members:
Global Rank (Out of Colleges)
#24 [Out of 25]
#40 [Out of 284]
#44 [Out of 50]
#42 [Out of 131]
101.3 [Out of 150]
#44 [Out of 50]