Agriculture in India is the mainstay of the economic activity engaging two thirds of the population and contributing nearly one third of the gross domestic product. Although, there have been systematic and concerted efforts supported by substantial State investments to achieve a technological break through on the production front, Agricultural Marketing has till recently remained very much in the background. In recent years, Agricultural marketing in India has assumed a crucial role in the sphere of economic development to maintain fast pace with economic reforms, liberalization and globalization of the world economy.

The National Institute of Agricultural Marketing (NIAM) is a premier National level Institute set up by the Government of India in August 1988 to offer specialized Training, Research, Consultancy and Education in Agricultural Marketing. NIAM is an autonomous body under the aegis of the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. It was set up as a Registered Society to cater to the needs of Agricultural Marketing personnel in India as well as from South East Asian countries. The Union Minister for Agriculture is the President of the General body of NIAM and Secretary, Department of Agriculture and Cooperation is the Chairman of the Executive Committee.

The Campus of the National Institute of Agricultural Marketing is situated m a 32 acre plot of land on the outskirts of Jaipur City. The Campus is on National Highway No.12 connecting Jaipur with Kota. The Campus is about 3 km from Sanganer Airport and about 15 km from the main city. The Building Complex consists of the Administrative Block with Library, Administrative Office, Management Development Centre, Conference Rooms, Seminar Hall and the Computer Centre. The Hostel Block has 50 rooms with attached bathrooms for providing comfortable residential fatties to students / trainees / participants of training, workshop, etc. A Gamest House with four suites has also been constructed with all modern

"The National Institute of Agricultural Marketing (NIAM), Jaipur should be the nodal agency for implementation of training, extension and research programmes in Agricultural Marketing. The Institute should coordinate research activities in collaboration with State Agricultural Universitites, State Agricultural Marketing Boards, Directorate of Marketing, Ministry of Agriculture & Cooperation and international agencies involved in promoting agricultural marketing."

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2 - 4 lacs
Kind of courses: 
Post Graduation
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: 0141-2770027. Fax : +91-141-2771858
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Prof. S.L.Bapna, Chairman
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Placement Amount: 
5 - 7 lacs
The Summer Internship had an extensive coverage of almost all the sectors of Agri-Business. It provided opportunity for students to get exposed to real business world, corporate culture and field experience through the Internship projects. The final placement of the previous year batches is showing an exponential increase i the average compensation. The domestic average package this year was Rs.5. 85 lakhs per annum. The batch was placed in wide sectors including Input, Agri- infrastructure, Consultancy, Health care & Logistic. Aditya Birla Group Field Fresh MCX Adani Agrifresh Godfrey Phillips Monsanto Advanta Godrej Agrovet Mother Dairy Allanasons HDFC Bank NAFED AMUL HUL NCDEX B&K Securities ICICI Bank NFCL Bank of Baroda ICICI Lombard Noble Grain India BASF ICICI Prudential Ogilvy & Outreach Basix IDBI Olam International Bayer IDFC Pantaloon Food Bazar Bharti Wal-Mart IL&FS Pepsico Fritolay Bunge Indian Bank Premium Farm fresh CFCL Indian Immunologicals Ltd Pyramid Concor ITC (Foods) Rabo Bank Coromandal Fertilizer Ltd. ITC (IBD) Ranbaxy CmF ITC (ILTD) Reliance Industries Dabur JK Seeds Reliance Money Deepak Fertilizers John Deere RK Food Land Devgen Kemin Sudarshan Chemicals Dow Agroscience Kotak Mahindra Syngenta DSCL Louis Dreyfus Tata Chemicals Dupont Mahyco Thomson Reuters EID Parry Marico Triveni Excel McCain Foods Yes Bank
Sh. A. Bhatnagar, IAS  Dr. Kamal Mathur Dr. M.S.Jairath Dr. Ramesh Mittal  Dr. B.K.Paty  Dr. Hema Yadav Sh N.S.Ranawat Dr. Purushottam Sharma Dr. K. C. Gummagolmath Dr. Sattram Singh  Dr. Vijay Intodia Dr. Shuchi Mathur Dr. Neetu Bhagat Dr. Saswati Bose  Dr. N.Rangasamy  Dr. Shalender   Sh. Rajesh Purohit Sh. Vivek Chaturvedi Sh. Vijaypal Smt. Stella Pal Sh. M. S. Bhatnagar Sh. P. Mallikharjuna Charyulu Sh. Rajesh Sharma Sh.Mahinder Jain Sh. G.L.Meena Sh. Vijay Gupta Sh. Chetan Prakash Sh.Buddi Prakash
Last Qualification Percentage: 
50 - 60 %
The heart of NIAM community is Academic centre (Brahmaputra). Institute facilitated with wired and wireless classroom conferencing, high-speed data communication network. The institute is air-conditioned and equipped with multimedia and audio-visual facilities along with internet and intranet facilities. The whole campus comes under WI-FI. NIAM’s has round-the-clock opened library with comprehensive collection of literature predominantly related to management and allied subjects provide a platform for recreate and update themselves. It provides lending, reprographic and bibliographic services to student, faculty and other scholars. It includes about 10,000 books, 4,500 periodical, 500 bound volumes and 9 electronic databases. Library is updated with Libsys software for integrated multi user library management system. Institute has state-of-art Conference hall, Seminar room Executives suites and Auditorium with seating capacity of 400. This facilitates organizing national and international seminars, Conferences, Cultural activities. Besides academics, institute has whole range of sporting facilities. This includes volleyball, Badminton, snooker, TT, carom, lawn tennis and Gymnasium
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