SGIDT Department of Dairy Business Management

Department of Dairy Business Management


Department of Dairy Business Management (DBM) is one of the five departments recommended by the Deans’ Committee of ICAR. It is involved in teaching, research and extension and also offers an array of heterogeneous courses in the field of Dairy Business Management like, Economics, Management, Statistics, Computer Applications, Environmental Studies etc. The department is well equipped with Computer Lab and Language Lab connected through LAN and Wi-fi facilities.


  • To offer UG and PG courses
  • To conduct research in the broad area of dairy economics/business
  • To get involved in the capacity-building programs of the institute
  • To undertake other academic & curricular activities as required by the university


Language Lab (Seating Capacity: 27)

Particulars Number of Units Major Specifications
Desktop PC 7 Intel Core 2 Duo, RAM: 2 GB, Windows 7,

Orell Software*, MS Office

All in One PC 20 Intel i5 8th Generation,

RAM: 8 GB, Windows 10, Orell Software*, MS Office

UPS 01 6 KVA
*Teacher’s console is connected with student’s consoles through LAN

Computer Lab (Seating Capacity: 12)

Particulars No. of Units Specifications
Desktop PC 12 Intel Core 2 Duo, RAM: 2 GB,

Windows 7, MS Office

UPS 01 5 KVA
Connectivity All 12 units Internet connectivity through LAN and Wi-Fi

Academic Activities

a) UG (Number of courses offered: 13)

Course No. Title of Course Credit Hours
Odd Semesters (Ist, IIIrd, Vth &VIIth)
DBM-111 Milk Production Management and Dairy Development 3 (2+1)
DBM-112 Communication Skills 2 (1+1)
DBM-113 Computer and Application Software Packages 2 (1+1)
DBM-114 Environmental Studies 2 (1+1)
DBM-311 ICT in Dairy Industry 2 (1+1)
DBM-312 Marketing Management & International Trade 2 (2+0)
Even Semesters (IInd, IVth, VIth & VIIIth)
DBM-121 Economic Analysis 2 (2+0)
DBM-221 Fundamentals of Dairy Extension 3 (2+1)
DBM-321 Operation Research 2 (1+1)
DBM-421 Entrepreneurship Development and Industrial Consultancy 2 (2+0)
DBM-422 Financial Management and Cost Accounting 3 (2+1)
DBM-423 Industrial Statistics 2 (2+0)
DBM-122 Student READY Rural Dairy Work Experience Programme-I (RDWEP-I) 5 (0+5)


32 (19+13)

Research Activities

Sl. No. Title of the Project Year of Start Funding agency PI/Co-PIs
1. Evaluation of Schemes approved under NPDD 2018-19 in three districts under Purnea Dairy Union 2022-23 COMFED, Patna PI
2. Concurrent evaluation and monitoring of schemes sanctioned under NPDD 2018-19 for Magadh Dairy 2022-23 COMFED, Patna Co-PI
3. Society, Plant, Market Study for enhancing production and marketing of cow milk in order to provide better prices to farmers and promote cow milk in the state through value addition 2022-23 COMFED, Patna PI
4. Improving Rural livelihood security of tribal and resource constrained farmers of North Bihar through low cost technology of Animal Husbandry and allied sector 2019 COMFED, Patna Co-PI

Faculty Members

Sl. No. Name of Teacher Mobile E-mail More
1. Dr. A. K. Jha 9430402510 More
2. Dr. Shiv Raj Singh 9427138530 More
3. Dr. Rohit Kumar 8076255411

4. Dr. Bhola Nath 9123252340


Supporting Staff

Name Designation Mobile
Sri Raman Kumar Mishra Technical Assistant 8809225447
Sri Pradip Pandit Laboratory Attendant 8507719832

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Contact Details

Dr. Awadhesh Kumar Jha
Associate Professor & Head
Department of Dairy Technology
Sanjay Gandhi Institutes of Dairy Technology
Patna – 14 (Bihar, India)
Mob: +91 – 9430402510