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Himachal Pradesh Agriculture University, Palampur


  • State : Himachal Pradesh
  • City : Palampur
  • Status : Public University

Himachal Pradesh Agriculture University, Palampur

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Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya (now Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya) was established on 1st November, 1978.The College of Agriculture (established in May, 1966) formed the nucleus of the new farm University. It is ICAR accredited and ISO 9001:2008 certified institution.

The University has been given the mandate for making provision for imparting education in agriculture and other allied branches of learning, furthering the advancement of learning and prosecution of research and undertaking extension of such sciences, especially to the rural people of Himachal Pradesh.

Academic Programmes

The University has four constituent colleges. The College of Agriculture has 13 departments, Dr.G.C.Negi College of Veterinary & Animal Science has 16 departments, the College of Home Science has five departments and the College of Basic Sciences has four departments. These colleges offer six Bachelor Degree programmes and the Dean, Post Graduate Studies offers 32 Masters Degree & 19 Doctoral Degree programmes. At present 1279 students are on roll and more than 5900 students have passed out from the University since its inception.

Academic programmes

Bachelor degree programmes = 6

Masters Degree programmes =26 (11 Vety.& AH, 9 Agri., 2 H.Sc. & 4 Basic Science)

Doctoral degree programmes = 18 (8 Agri., 8 Vety. & AH and 1 Basic Science & 1 H.Sc.)

Varieties Released by the University

The University has released 144 improved varieties of different crops (Wheat 22, Paddy 21, Maize 9, Barley 5, Pulses 23, Vegetables 25, Oilseeds 22, Buckwheat 2, Sugarcane 1, Fodder 12 and Tea 2).

Important Telephone Numbers/Emails

Vice - Chancellor: 01894-230521 Fax: 230465 Email: vc@hillagric.ac.in

Registrar: 230383 Fax: 230511 Email: registrar@hillagric.ac.in

Director Extension Education: 230399 Fax: 230399 Email: dee@hillagric.ac.in


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Himachal Pradesh Agriculture University

National Highway 20,

Palampur, Himachal Pradesh 176062

Website www.hillagric.ac.in


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