Rolling Notification For Agricultural Remote Pilot course (Arpc)of 12 Days Duration
Note : Apply by filling the Admission Form along with Medical Certificate + Scanned copies of all the certificates only when you passed 10+2 and above and own Indian Valid Passport to firstname.lastname@example.org Eligible candidates can apply througout the year for admission. Based on slots availablity,
ANGRAU-RPTO will consider your candidature for the said training from time to time.
Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU) was established under the name of Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University (APAU) on the 12th of June 1964 through the APAU Act 1963 and later, it was renamed as Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University on the 7th of November, 1996 in honour and memory of the noted Parliamentarian and Kisan Leader, Acharya N. G. Ranga. At the verge of completion of Golden Jubilee Year of the ANGRAU, presently located at Lam, Gutnur, Andhra Pradesh, India. it has given birth to a new State Agricultural University of Telangana namely Prof. Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University with the bifurcation of the state of Andhra Pradesh as per the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act 2014. The ANGRAU at LAM, Guntur is serving the students and the farmers of 26 districts of new State of Andhra Pradesh with renewed interest and dedication.
Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University is a state government’s autonomous organisation with it’s diversified Agricultural Scientific and technical work force is striving hard to bring in cheer in the lives of farmers and consumers in this country by developing high yielding varieties, various crop production and protection technologies, etc.. Further, it has acquired a new expertise in Drones and artificial intelligence Applications in Agriculture. As a part of this, a dedicated project was initiated during 2020-21 in ANGRAU, i.e. Centre for APSARA (A.P.Sensors and Smart Applications Research in Agriculture) to usher drones and artificial intelligence applications in agriculture towards smart and precision farming. Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University has developed SOP’s to enable stakeholders to use agricultural drones, sensors and IoT applications in agriculture for providing pan India BIS standards, Protocols.
Centre for Andhra Pradesh Sensors and Smart Applications Research in Agriculture (APSARA) of Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University established in the year 2020-21 at RARS, Lam, Guntur has taken up experimentation on Performance evaluation of drones on major crops (Table 1) for the past two years using it’s own assembled drones ANGRAU-PUSHPAK series drones (10 L Capacity) by Centre for APSARA.
With the vast experience of research of drones for spraying, seeding and fertiliser granular application, ANGRAU has designed a versatile and unique and first of it’s kind Agricultural Remote Pilot Course (12 days Duration) – ARPC along with a conventional Remote Pilot Course (CRPC) (05 days Duration) being offered with an intention to produce world class and highly proficient Agricultural Drone pilots needed for the Indian Agriculture and farmers and other stakeholders by designing the curriculum to teach Crop specific SOP’s for major crops in ARPC.
Original Website: https://angrau.ac.in/