Tamil Nadu Agricultural University offers 21 Certificate Courses

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Tamil Nadu Agricultural University offers 21 Certificate Courses

The Directorate of Open and Distance Learning (ODL), Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, will offer 21 certificate courses for farmers, entrepreneurs and self-help groups.

According to a university release, the duration of each course will be six months. The fee is Rs. 1,500 for a course. There is no age restriction for admission.

The courses will be offered in bee keeping, mushroom production, waste recycling and vermicomposting, sugarcane production technology, coconut cultivation technology, cotton cultivation technology, vegetable seed production, hybrid seed production in cotton and maize, wasteland development, repair and maintenance of farm equipment and machinery, preservation of fruits and vegetables, nursery techniques and propagation of horticultural plants, gardening and landscaping, modern irrigation management, bakery and confectionery products, medicinal plants, modern weed management, jatropha cultivation , flower cultivation, sericulture and irrigation, and fertigation management.

Those interested can join by approaching the department in person or by sending a filled in application to

The Director,
Open and Distance Learning,
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University,
Coimbatore – 641003.

For details, contact 0422-6611229 / 6611429.