National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM), Hyderabad was established in 1976 under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). The major mandate of the Academy is to build capacity in agricultural research, education and extension education systems, and provide policy advocacy for the National Agricultural Research and Education System (NARES).
Subsequently, its role expanded to include research, capacity building of senior professionals of national and international NARS in agricultural research and education management, and policy and consultancy support to NARS. The academy accepts the following Examinations during NAARM Admission Process:
The National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM) offers 2 primary Post Graduate Diploma courses:
NAARM also offers Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and FOCARS (Foundation Course for Agricultural Research Services).
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The FOCARS is a 7-month training service designed for the newly recruited entry-level scientists to the Agricultural Research Service of the ICAR. This Training Course aims at providing exposure to the trainees on the concepts and principles of project management with special emphasis on project formulation and implementation. It also includes capsules in related areas on human resources development, and information and communication management.
There are many ongoing training programmes offered by the Institute for the candidates. Candidates can visit the official website of National Academy of Agricultural Research Management and apply for the training programme they would like to join.
The minimum qualification for NAARM Admissionis:
ForPGDMA Course the candidate must be qualified to have a four year bachelor’s degree from any Agricultural University or Institution recognized by the ICAR / UGC in Agriculture, Agri-Business Management/ Commercial Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Information Technology, Agricultural Bioinformatics, Agricultural Biotechnology, Dairy Science/Technology, Fisheries, Food Technology/Food Process Engineering, Forestry, Horticulture, Sericulture and Veterinary Sciences.
NAARM Admission selection process of students for the PGDMA programme is done on the basis of scores obtained in CAT/CMAT, group discussion, personal interview and academic record. Weightage given to different process are as follows:
The students with eligible Bachelor degree should have appeared in CAT/CMAT examination. The candidates are short-listed based on CAT/CMAT scores for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). GD and PI are conducted at NAARM campus during April-May. The final list of short-listed candidates forNAARM Admission into PGDMA is announced in the first fortnight of the month of May. The decision of the selection committee in this regard will be final. However, the selection criteria are subject to change as per AICTE norms.
How to Apply
Candidate can make a Demand Draft of Rs.500/-(Rs.300/-for SC/ST) in favour of “ICAR-Unit, NAARM A/C” and payable at Hyderabad.
Can Download NAARM Application Form online and take a print out, signing it and attaching the DD.
NAARM Hyderabad Placement of the batch 2014 -16 resounded a remarkable success with 10 renowned organizations, across diverse agribusiness sectors participating in the NAARM Placement process, and offering recruitment to the batch of 16 students. The recruiters were highly impressed by the students for their business acumen, sound analytical skills, effective communication and leadership potential.
NAARM Placement Desk is managed by the Placement Coordinators which consists of NAARM faculty and student’s representatives. The activities of the Placement Committee include coordinating the Campus Recruitment and the Summer Internship drives.
The college has spacious and air-conditioned classrooms equipped with all the modern teaching aids.
The institute has 02 ARIS Labs, 01 GIS Labs and a multimedia with over 200 computers connected to servers.
The academy has a well-stocked library.
Fully furnished & Wi-Fi enable hostels, available for both boys and girls separately.