Indian Agricultural Universities Association

Member Universities

Sardarkrushinagar Dantiwada Agricultural University, Sardarkrushinagar

The Gujarat Agricultural University (GAU) started functioning with effect from June, 1972. The University was established with specific mandates of promoting productivity of agriculture through pursuation of research in agriculture and allied sciences. The unique feature of the Gujarat Agricultural University is that it is a multi-campus University. The other three campuses are located at Junagadh, Navsari and Anand. The Gujarat Agricultural University has now 11 constituent colleges located in different faculties which impart under-graduate and post graduate teaching under semester system. The total number of students, graduated from the Gujarat Agricultural University so far, are 8532 in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Dairy Science, Agricultural Engineering, Horticulture and Forestry, Home Science, Fisheries also 2159 students have obtained Masters and 393 have acquired their Ph. D. degree upton!996. Extension education programmes are carried out through four Krishi Vigyan Kendras. University offers diploma courses in agriculture and allied fields through 14 agricultural (One exclusively for girls) schools.