Welcome to College of Agriculture


Dr. N. S. Rana
Dean, College of Agriculture
Address: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, Meerut-250110.
Mobile: 09412476030 (M)
E-mail: nsrana62@gmail.com
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The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture & Technology, Meerut was established on October 2, 2000 under THE UTTAR PRADESH (KRISHI EVAM PRODYOGIK VISHWAVIDYALAYA ADHINIYAM) 1958. The university was inaugurated on 28th March 2002 by the then Hon’ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. The College of Agriculture is the first college, established in the university having 12 departments viz Agronomy, Plant Pathology, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Economics, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry, Agricultural Extension & Communication, Horticulture, Animal Production, Basic Science, Agricultural Biotechnology and Entomology. The College of Agriculture, being the largest college, is engaged in teaching, research and extension activities. The Indian Council of Agricultural Research has been periodically appointing Deans Committees for revision of course curriculum. In the series, Fifth Deans Committee was constituted by the ICAR, New Delhi and given terms of reference considering contemporary challenges for employability of passing out graduates and to adopt a holistic approach for quality improvement in agricultural education.

In view of above, the course curricula of B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture has been restructured to develop much needed skills and entrepreneurial mind-set among the graduates to take up self employment, contribute to enhanced rural livelihood and food security, sustainability of agriculture and be propeller for agricultural transformation. Considering the Fifth Dean’s Committee Recommendations, the course curricula of B.Sc.(Hons.) Agriculture degree programme has been revised by the Academic Council and implemented in the university from Ist Semester, academic session 2016 – 17. In order to reorient agriculture graduates, the introduction of READY (Rural and Entrepreneurship Awareness Development Yojana) Program is an essential prerequisite for the award of degree to ensure In-Plant-Training (IPT) / Hands-On-Training (HOT).

Agriculture Education is the most important basic public good to produce adequately trained scientific human resources capable of carrying out teaching, research and transfer of technology activities. More than 60% of the population in India lives in rural areas and engaged in diverse farm and non-farm activities.


Infrastructure

The college has 17 class rooms with white/green Boards and comfortable seating arrangement. The major class rooms are interactive having facilities of Audio Visual teaching and presentation & DVD'S like LCD projection systems enhance the instructional and teaching capabilities. The each department has separate class room UG and PG Lab, Conference Room remaining five class rooms are reserve for various demonstration, presentation, seminar and other development activities.



Laboratories

The college has undergraduate and postgraduate laboratories for each department. The laboratories are well maintained with modern research equipment and facilities. The students, research scholar and scientist are smoothly works with the laboratories.

Degree Programmes

The college offers the following degree Programmes:
1. Undergraduate Programmes, B.Sc. Agriculture (Four Year Programme)
2. Postgraduate Programmes : Master and Ph.D Programmes in 11 subjects.

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Contact Details

S.No. Name Designation Contact No. Email Photo
01. Dr. N. S. Rana Professor & Dean 09412476030 (M) nsrana62@gmail.com
02. Shri Girraj Singh Bharti Senior Assistant 08439265363 (M) singhgirraj124@yahoo.com GSBharti
03. Shri Kapil Mohan Bhardwaj Accountant 09412203942 (M) kapilbhardwaj7500@gmail.com Kapil Bhardwaj
04. Shri Omanand Arya Computer Operator 08954695042 (M) omanandvikal@gmail.com Omanand