Government Jobs after B Sc Sericulture


Sericulture is emerging as one among the significant Cottage industries in India. This field which comes under agricultural sector is concerned with the art of rearing silkworms for the production of silk. These silkworms are used to collect cocoons which are used as the basic raw material for the production of silk. A lot of small scale industries flourishes in the rural areas of India who are into sericulture.

Besides self employment, sericulture industry offers a lot of job openings to graduates as well as postgraduates in private as well as government owned organizations. Women population of rural areas can also find a lot of employment options in this sector which adds to the growth of rural economy of our country.

Jobs in Government Sector

Government owned sericulture companies offer wide opportunities to those who have completed degree level or other short term courses in Sericulture. Few courses offered in Sericulture are mentioned below.

  • Bachelor of Science in Sericulture
  • Bachelor of Science in Silk Technology
  • Certificate course in sericulture

These courses include studies on silk grading and spinning. The studies also include the genetics and breeding process in silkworms. Other areas covered under this course include testing and seed technology, silk reeling etc. Sound knowledge in these areas aids the aspirant to obtain a a long term career in government firms engaged in the sericulture industry.

Public sector organizations in the sericulture industry in India

There exist a lot of reputed government aided sericulture organizations in India offering proper working environment as well as compensation packages to employees. Some of the governmental organizations operating under the sericulture industry in India are:

  • Central Silk Board
  • Central Sericultural Research & Training Institute
  • Handloom, Handicrafts, Textiles & Khadi Departments, Government of Tamil Nadu
  • Directorate Sericulture & Weaving, Government of Meghalaya
  • Department of Sericulture, Government of Andhra Pradesh etc

Central Government Jobs after B.Sc Sericulture

Job openings in the sericulture industry are as follows:-

  • Those who have successfully completed a bachelor or master degree in Sericulture can find openings in different departments of State Governmental organizations.
  • Those who have completed a one-year certificate course in sericulture can find employment in silkworm rearing section.
  • Those who acquire enough experience in the area can find jobs as supervisors in government sericulture units.
  • Those aspirants who possess one-year apprenticeship training certificate or inter-vocational course can look for opportunities as farm technicians.
  • Those candidates who possess a four-year Bachelor degree in sericulture or silk technology can apply for various hi-profiled jobs in this sector. Some of these profiles include Research officer, assistant director, project manager positions etc

Opportunities for Sericulturists in Academic Fields:

Those aspirants with B Sc degree in Silk Technology (Sericulture) or Masters Degree in the same area can apply for lectureship in various Colleges and Institutes where sericulture courses are offered. Other opportunities in academic fields include Instructor, Lab Assistant etc. The qualification required for an instructor job is B Sc degree in Silk Technology (Sericulture) where as that required for lab assistant is a B Sc (Sericulture) degree or Post Graduate Diploma in Sericulture

Job Opportunities in Other Field:

Job openings also occurs in organizations such as

  • District Khadi Board
  • Central Export Promotion Council
  • Krishi Vigyan Kendra
  • Silk Board etc.

Job Opportunities in Banks

Qualified aspirants can find job opportunities in Banks as Field Officers, Managers in Agriculture Loan Sections etc. These vacancies arise in both public and private sector banks.

How to prepare for all these exams?

To attain success the aspirants has to take care of the points mentioned below

  • Divide the whole topics into small portions.
  • Concentrate in areas of proficiency first
  • After completing strong areas move to weaker sections of study.
  • Regularly practice previous year’s question papers.

Coaching Centres for Competitive Exams for Government Jobs

A.S. InfoTech Competitive Coaching Institute,  Success Point, Infinity Classes , RACE, T.I.M.E, Brilliance college, IMS etc  are some of the leading coaching centres which offers proper training to make the students efficient to clear Competitive Examinations.



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15 Responses to “Government Jobs after B Sc Sericulture”

  1. 15

    Sir iam somlanaik completed Bsc sericulture 2008 please give me govt job information in banking sector

  2. 14

    now i’m studing sericulture bsc(vocational).is it have same status lyk bsc in sericulture?& how can i’ll get the govt jobs after bsc?!

  3. 13

    Respected Sir/Madam
    I have completed My M.Sc in Sericulture in 2007, in which Departments and How can i got the Job in sericulture Department in central Govt.

  4. 12

    Respected sir/madam,
    im doing my bsc in sericulture in b’lore can i get central govt job or what i should do to get central govt job

  5. 11

    i’m doing sericulture prescribed by the Bangalore university, can i get central govt job after completing my degree

  6. 10

    which colleges in Mumbai have this course?what is percentage limit for admission?what is the fee structure?

  7. 9

    i completed my B.Sc degree with sericulture as one of the major subject can u pls tel me where i can get jobs and what r d procedures to apply

  8. 8

    Am going to complete my B.Sc degree with sericulture as one of the subjects can u pls tel me where i can get jobs and what r d procedures to apply

  9. 7

    how to get serculture job i completed bse biotechnalogy can i eligible sericulture job.

  10. 6
    Somdeep Saha:

    Sir I Am In Bsc 3rd Year In Zoology In Which Process O Could A Job In Sericulture Depertment..Plz Inform Details In My E Mail THANK U

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  12. 4

    i completed my degree in sericulture in 2007 where i can apply for a job and how?and i dont have any work experience in this perticular field so pls suggest me.

  13. 3

    may i know the vacanies for m.s.c sericulture or seri-biotechnology

  14. 2

    i.laksmi narayana iam cmplte in University 1996.we have any please send the e mail

  15. 1

    may i know the vacancies for M.Sc sericulture