SELF EMPLOYMENT COURSES
 

TANUVAS offers 11 courses under self-employment. In these courses candidates are given hands-on-training in a farm owned by elite farmers. On all the days in a week they visit the farm and carry out the assigned work and gain experience. At the end of the programme they are evaluated and certified. The enrolment details for the year 2011-12, 2012-13 and 2013-14 are 193, 149 and 327.
Admission :
Advertisements about the courses offered are published in print media including TANUVAS publications, dailies and magazine. The applications received from the candidates are scrutinized. The eligible candidates are admitted throughout the year for all the courses listed in the annexure after getting the filled in applications along with necessary documents and course fee. The candidates are informed about their admission with intimation to the connected university centres. The admitted candidates are advised to appear in person for attending the courses.
Course curriculum :
The curriculum for each course has been designed by the concerned subject matter specialists identified by the university after many deliberations and evaluation by peer groups. Practical sessions and individual hands on practice in the farms are given topmost priority in all the courses.
Content delivery/Learning sessions :
Manual for the courses have been printed and distributed to the enrolled candidates. Practical exercises for one month or as per the duration of the course have been designed. Accordingly the learning sessions are organized in the farms.
Evaluation :
The candidates are evaluated based on the examination conducted at the respective centres and successful candidates are awarded completion certificates.

S.No.

Name of the course

Duration

Fees (Rs)

Qualification

1.

Dairy farming

1 month

1000

Read & Write in Tamil

2.

Sheep Farming

1 month

500

Read & write in Tamil

3.

Goat Farming

1 month

1000

Read & write in Tamil

4.

Fodder and Fodder Seed Production

1 month

500

Read & write in Tamil

5.

Preparation of fermented dairy product

1 month

1000

10th pass

6.

Livestock Farm Waste Utilization

1 month

500

Read & write in Tamil

7.

Rabbit Farming

1 month

500

Read & write in Tamil

8.

Pig Farming

1 month

2000

Read & write in Tamil

9.

Japanese Quail Farming

1 month

1000

Read & write in Tamil

10.

Desi Bird Rearing

1 month

1000

Read & write in Tamil

 

 

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