Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Syllabus for Scientist (S-1)
Open and internal competition examination
Sub Faculty - Agri-Engineering
1.1.1 Collection of issues and problem identification specially related to Agri.Engg.and in the contest of 10th five year plan.
1.1.2 Research prioritization based on client’s need
1.1.3 Preparation of research projects
1.2.2Data analysis & Report writing
1.2.3Knowledge of computer package
1.3Basic economy study methods
1.4Nepal Agriculture Research Council, establishment, objectives, role and activities
1.7General recent agricultural statistics of Nepal particular to climate, irrigation, size of land holdings, energy, power available for agriculture use and productivity of main crops.
2.0 Soil and water Engineering
2.1soil – water – plant relationship and flow measurement , ET calculation , irrigation requirement for various crops , climatic factors which affect irrigation requirement .
2.2Survey , design , estimate and supervision of ;
i. Irrigation and drainage related structures
ii. Irrigation well construction
iii.Irrigation pump selection and installation
iv.Different soil losses soil conservation and erosion control measures
v.Hill torrent and gully control measures
vi.Land development , grading , shaping and layout
2.3Economic of pumping scheme
2.4Concept and practices of water resources conservation and management .
2.5 Water conveynce & control structures
2.6 Measurement & analysis of precipitation & run off
2.7Various water harvesting techniques and other water management practices
2.8Irrigation and drainage methods and design consideration . checkbasin, border , furrow , sprinkler and drip . surface and sub surface drainage