College of Agriculture is the most prestigious constituent of G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar. The college came into existence with the inauguration of Pantnagar University on 17th November 1960. It performs a dynamic and innovative education programme to meet the modern challenges of scientific manpower, vital and relevant research and effective extension services.
The College of Agriculture provides an atmosphere not only for healthy academic activities but also for all-round growth and development of student’s personality. The university has followed a system of education that provides a great deal of openness transparency, flexibility and possibilities for growth through the involvement of the students at each step of knowledge building process. Apart from teaching, the college is also involved in research, extension and consultancy. This gives an opportunity to the students to learn in an integrated manner.
Departments in College of Agriculture in Pant University
- Agricultural Communication
- Agricultural Economics
- Food Science and Technology
- Genetics and Plant Breeding
- Plant Pathology
- Soil Science
- Vegetable Science
Faculty in College of Agriculture
The college has more than 200 faculty members in the above mentioned departments. The college is proud to have the most learned people as their faculty members, who are recognized worldwide for their eminent teaching skills and outstanding research accomplishments.
Laboratory Facilities in The College of Agriculture
The College has well equipped laboratories where students do experiments and get practical knowledge. There laboratories are functioning in different departments.
Computer Cell in College of Agriculture
It has a large number of computers with internet facility. The students can use these computers for their work at any hour of the day.
Students Placement Cell
This cell helps the students by way of counseling and getting them good placement. A large number of students join private organizations every year through campus interviews.