Birsa Agricultural University

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Birsa Agricultural University
Established 1981
Type Public
Chancellor Dr. Syed Ahmed.
Vice-Chancellor Dr. M. P. Pandey
Location Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations UGC
Website www.baujharkhand.org

Birsa Agricultural University is an agricultural university at Kanke, Ranchi in the Indian state of Jharkhand. Established on 26 June 1981, after its formal inauguration by the then Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi.

Overview[edit]

Its primary objective is developing area specific technologies and manpower in the field of agriculture, animal husbandry and forestry for the agricultural development of the plateau region of Bihar & Jharkhand and economic upliftment of tribal and other backward class population of the region. The programmes and activities of education, research and extension are carried out through various faculties.

Faculties[edit]

  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry
  • Faculty of Forestry
  • College of Bio-Technology

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Coordinates: 23°26′44″N 85°19′03″E / 23.4456°N 85.3175°E / 23.4456; 85.3175