RAWE Programme, Certificate and Job

RAWE Programme is a part of semester based B. Sc. Agriculture Degree Programme. A Certificate (RAWE Certificate) is given to each student after the completion of the programme.

Generally, it is the last semester of B. Sc. Ag. degree programme, and also known as RAWEP. But, the word RAWE is very common. The full form of RAWE is Rural Agriculture Work Experience Programme.

‘Is there any relation between RAWE and Job finding?’. Answer of this question has been described in the later part of this article.

Also Read: List of Subject in B. Sc. Agriculture


Part 01. RAWE Programme
Part 02. RAWE Certificate
Part 03. RAWE and Job

Part 01. RAWE Programme

General Info.: RAWE

Full FormRural Agriculture Work Experience Programme.
Duration6 months.
CertificateYes, given.
College of Agriculture, IGKV, Raipur is known for RAWE Programme. (Image Credit Google Earth, ref no. 1).

Quetions and Answers

Question 1.1. Is RAWE an internship programme?

Answer: In RAWE…

  • A student or a group of student (3-4) works with an assigned farmer.
  • The work is a small project with a given topic and student don’t aspect any salary.
  • It is just to gain rural experience.

Question 1.2. How many days it takes?

Answer: Generally, it is completed within 6 months.

Question 1.3. Do students have to stay in the village?

Answer: No, they don’t need to stay in villages.

Question 1.4. Describe RAWE?


  • 1. There are total 8 semesters in B. Sc. Agriculture where 2 semester together make one year in B. Sc. Agriculture. Duration of each semester is 6 months.
  • 2. 7 semesters are based on theory and practical classes, and these can be termed as indoor classes.
  • 3. The 8th semester is last semester, and this semester stands for RAWEP.
  • 4. In last semester, students are included in this programme.
  • 5. Many groups of students are made (3 – 4 students in each group).
  • 6. A village is selected, and always, it is always a nearby village to the college or university.
  • 7. They go to the village by college vehicle.
  • 8. In village, one group is assigned with one farmer.
  • 9. Now, students work with farmers till the end of the programme.
  • 10. The works are generally related with farming (cultivation of field crops).

Also Read: Best Subject in M. Sc. Ag. after B. Sc. Ag.

Part 02. RAWE Certificate

Certificate is given to each student after the completion of this Programme.

Question 2.1. Is this certificate a diploma or degree?

Answer: No, it is not a diploma nor a degree.

Part 03. RAWE and Job

Question 3.1. Can we get a job with this certificate?

Answer: No job is offered on the basis of this certificate, and it should be cleared in mind.

Also Read: List of Government Jobs in Agriculture

Last Updated: 12-04-2021.

Tags: RAWE Programme, RAWEP, Rural Agriculture Work Experience Programme, RAWE Certificate, RAWE and Job.


  1. Image, Google Earth Card. College of Agriculture, IGKV, Raipur, C.G.

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