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Dr. R. S. Bhawar

Dr. R. S. Bhawar

Assistant Professor

Agricultural Economics

Academic Qualification:

  • D. (Agricultural Economics)
  • Qualified ASRB-NET, 2015
  • Qualified UCG-NET, 2016

Broad Current Research Interest:

  • Farm Management and production economics
  • Agricultural marketing
  • Dairy economics

Teaching Interests:

  • Farm Management, production and resource economics
  • Agricultural finance and cooperation
  • Agricultural marketing



  • National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) Deemed University Institute Fellowship, 2014.
  • Indian Council of Medical Research-Junior Research Fellowship (ICMR-JRF), 2016.
  • University Grant Commission-National Fellowship (UGC-SRF), 2017.


  • Awarded the best research paper award at National workshop-cum conference on doubling the farmers income: strategies for rainfed agriculture” held at MANAGE, Hyderabad during 18-19, November, 2019
  • Awarded the best poster presentation award at national seminar on promotion of dairy entrepreneurship and skill development for doubling farmers income held at SRS of ICAR-NDRI, Bengaluru, Karnataka, 2019.


  • Qualified ICMR-JRF
  • Awarded ICAR-NDRI Institute Fellowship
  • Awarded UGC-National Fellowship (SRF)
  • Qualified UGC-NET
  • Qualified ICAR-NET

Manuals and Bulletin:

  • Farm management, production and resource economics (AEC-104)

Other professional contribution:

  • Reviewer for the journal of Indian Journal of Economics and Development
  • Reviewer for the Journal of International Journal of Agriculture Sciences

Academic positions:

Worked as a Consultant in National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE), Hyderabad, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare, GoI., from 5th December, 2018 to 31st July 2020.

Publications: Scopus Index/SCI journals/ NAAS/ Care Journals

  • Bhawar RS, Suresh S Patil and Hiremath GM (2014) Factors Influencing Oilseed Growers for Enrolling as Members ofKarnataka Co-operative Oilseed Growers Federation Limited,Raichur Regional Union, Karnataka. Journal of Oilseed Research 2(7):145-148.[NAAS:5.02].
  • Bhawar RS, Suresh S Patil and Parameshwarnaik J (2016) Impact of Karnataka Co-operative Oilseed Growers Federation Limited on Oilseed Production, Raichur Regional Union (RRU), Karnataka, India. Research in Environment and Life Sciences 9(5):531-534.[NAAS:3.74]
  • Bhawar RS, Suresh S Patil and Parameshwarnaik J (2016)Performance and Production Enhancement Activities Karnataka Co-operative Oilseed Growers Federation Limited (KOF), Raichur Regional Union (RRU), Karnataka, India. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences 7(2):22-26.[NAAS:4.54].
  • Parameshwarnaik J, Senthil Kumar R, Bhawar RS, Darshan NP and Diksha P (2016) Factors influencing adaptation strategies by livestock owners to combat climate variability in Karnataka State: Application of ordered logistic regression model. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 86(9):70-74.[NAAS:6.44].
  • Arsha B and Bhawar RS (2017) Determinants of Participation of Rubber Farmers in Rubber Producers Society (RPS) in Kerala. Indian Journal of Economics and Development 13(1):215-218.[NAAS:4.82].
  • Bhawsar RS, Dixit PK, Arsha B and Sivaram M (2019) Production, Marketed Surplus and Disposal Pattern of Milk in Northern Dry Zone of Karnataka. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 8(3): 1919-1922.[NAAS:5.21].
  • Gummagolmath KC, Bhawar RS,Ramya Lakshmi SB and Priyanka Patra (2020) Impact of Crop Diversification on Socio-economic Conditions of the Farmers: A Case of Himachal Pradesh. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences 11(1): 137-143.[NAAS:4.54]
  • Bhawar RS, Dixit PK and Sivaram M (2020) Constraints faced by the dairy farmers in production and marketing of milk in northern dry zone of Karnataka. Indian Journal of Dairy Science 2020: 73(7): 1-7.[NAAS:5.26]

What subject you teach at SSU ?

Agricultural Economics