Accreditation: ICAR

Contact No: 0385-2415933

Email: snpuri@rediffmail.com

Website: www.cau.org.in 

Location: Iroisemba , Imphal, Manipur, India

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Central Agricultural University (CAU) has been established by an act of parliament, the Central Agricultural University Act, 1992. The act came into effect on 1993 with the issue of notification by the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Govt. of India. The University became functional with the joining of first vice-chancellor on 1993. The jurisdiction of the University extends to six north-eastern hill states viz., Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Sikkim and Tripura, with headquarters at Imphal in Manipur.

The aim of the University is to be a centre of excellence in teaching, research and extension education in the field of agriculture and allied sectors. The University aims to develop sustainable farming systems for improving productivity and profitability in agriculture and allied sectors and also train the farmers and extension functionaries for the effective dissemination of advanced agricultural technologies in north-east India.

The University acts as an important link in the chain for converting agriculture and allied vocations into profitable enterprises and offering food and nutritional security for the people of north-east region. To realize the above mission, University established seven colleges and three Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) in the six states of north-east India and offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs in agriculture and allied sciences.

Colleges at Central Agricultural University -
 

  • College of Agriculture, Iroisemba (CA), Imphal, Manipur
  • College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (CVS&AH)Selesih, Aizawl, Mizoram
  • College of Fisheries (CF), Lembucherra, Agartala, Tripura
  • College of Horticulture and Forestry (CH&F) Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh
  • College of Home Science (CHS), Tura, West Garo Hills Meghalaya
  • College of Agricultural Engineering and Post-Harvest Technology(CAE&PHT), Ranipool, Gangtok, Sikkim
  • College of Postgraduate Studies (CPGS), Barapani Shillong, Meghalaya


Research at Central Agricultural University -

The Director of Research is responsible for supervision and coordination of research programs in the university. The research activities under CAU aims at developing technologies which can bring about a far reaching impact on productivity and production of crops, animals and fishes through sustainable and eco-friendly technological approaches for the socio-economic development in the region. With these objectives, a number of need-based, location-specific internally-funded research programs are being carried out under Intramural Research Projects (IRP) and also externally funded research projects in all constituent colleges.

Courses offered by Central Agricultural University All Courses 

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Agriculture

Category: Agriculture

Degree: B.Sc.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 4 Years

 

B.Sc. (Agr.) - Stands for Bachelor of Science (Agriculture). This is typically a four year course (can be three years depending on institute). Eligibility for this course is an Intermediate (10+2)in.. Read more..


Master of Science in Agronomy

Agriculture

Category: Agronomy

Degree: M.Sc.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

M.Sc.(Agronomy)- Stands for Master of Science in Agronomy. Typically, an M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a Bachelor's degree in science discipline. Subjects studied under.. Read more..


Master of Science in Horticulture

Other Science

Category: Horticulture

Degree: M.Sc.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

M.Sc. Horticulture - Stands for Master of Science in Horticulture. Typically, a M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.Sc. in Horticulture or any equivalent science degree... Read more..


Master of Science in Plant Pathology

Botany

Category: Plant Science

Degree: M.Sc.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

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Master of Science in Plant Breeding & Genetics

Botany

Category: Plant Science

Degree: M.Sc.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

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Name : Central Agricultural University
Location : Iroisemba
City : Imphal
State : Manipur
Country : India
Contact No : 0385-2415933
Contact Email : snpuri@rediffmail.com
Website : www.cau.org.in 

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