Agricultural University was established on 1-5-2004 under
Gujarat Agricultural University Act-2004.
It was established specially for strengthening the triple
function of Agricultural Education, Research and Extension
The main objectives behind the establishment and incorporation
set up in Agriculture, Agricultural Engineering, Fisheries
and Post Graduation,
work designed with multifaceted, location based programme,
thereby finding solution to production constraints
experienced by the farmers and
technology and vocational education for farm youths and
farmers in Agricultural Science and Agricultural Extension.
districts falling in its jurisdiction are Junagadh, Amreli,
Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Porbandar, Rajkot and Surendranagar.
The future Perspective plan is to
provisions for imparting education in agriculture, allied
sciences and humanities
of research in allied science
of agriculture and allied science to the rural population,
basic sciences and humanities thereby supporting other
studies and integrating them in the curricula
of teaching, research and extension training so as to
promote the productivity of agriculture and
degrees, diplomas and certificates as may be deemed fit.