Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya, Palampur was established in 1978. The College of Agriculture (established in May, 1966) formed the nucleus of new farm University. It is an 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.
Over the years, this university has contributed significantly in transforming the farm scenario of Himachal Pradesh. Today, the state has earned its name for hill agricultural diversification and the farming community has imposed its faith in the university.
Campus of Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya -
The Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya is situated at Palampur at an elevation of 1250 metres. It is near Pathankot railhead (further connected with a meter gauge train to Palampur) and is well connected from all important places of the country by road (NH20) and air (Kangra airport is arount 50 Kms). Good number of buses are available to Delhi, Chandigarh, Shimla, etc.
Constituent colleges at Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya -
These colleges offer five Bachelor Degree programmes and the Dean, Post Graduate Studies offers 30 Masters Degree & 17 Doctoral Degree programmes. At present 1076 students are on roll and 4842 students have passed out from the University since its inception.
Facilities at Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya -
Placement Cell at Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya -
The university has its own placement portal which automates the placement process at the college. Employers can use this portal to communicate with the college placement office and through necessary permissions manage campus recruitment and hire students and alumni online.
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 science (with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and/or Mathematics). Subjects studied under this degree are - Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural Economics, Extension education, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Soil Science, Food Technology, Animal Husbandry etc.
B.Sc. Home Science - Stands for Bachelor of Science in Home Science. Typically, a B.Sc. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in science Home Science is the art of managing resources efficiently combined with the science of achieving a healthier and happier home. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Food & Nutrition, Textiles & Clothing, Human Development, Community Services & Welfare, Child Welfare, Resource Management etc.
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M.Sc. Home Science - Stands for Master of Science in Home Science. Typically, a M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.Sc. in Home Science or any equivalent science degree. Home Science is the science of utilizing resources efficiently and achieving healthier and happier homes. A home science student can specialize in Food and Nutrition, Resource Management, Human Development, Fabric and Apparel Science and Communication and Extension.
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