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Available University Facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Sports

  • Library

More about Indian Veterinary Research Institute

Indian Veterinary Research Institute, established in 1889, in Uttar Pradesh, Barelliy is one the most well-renowned institution dedicated to livestock research, veterinary medicine and allied branches. Due to the recommendation of the Ministry of Education, the Institute was granted the status of a deemed to be University on 16 November 1983 under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956.

The Institution was formerly known as the Imperial Bacteriological Laboratory, later in the year 1925, it was renamed as the Imperial Veterinary Research Institute. After independence, it was renamed as the Indian Veterinary Research Institute. Administrative control of the institute lies within the hand of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research.

The institute has a faculty of 275 teachers that are engaged in work in the fields of research, teaching, consultancy and technology transfer activities. The institute awards degrees for master and doctoral programmes in more than 20 divisions of veterinary and animal sciences. It recently started with Undergraduate courses in 2015.

IVRI students who got enrolled through the competitive examination for M.V.Sc./Ph.D. degree programmes can claim the scholarship. The scholarship will be offered to those students who require aid and have a good academic record.

Over the period of time, the institute has gained many awards and achieved many goals such as;


  • ICAR Sardar Patel Outstanding Institution Award.
  • ICAR Panjabrao Deshmukh Woman Agricultural Scientist Award.
  • ICAR Swami Sahajanand Saraswati Extension Scientist/Worker Award.
  • ICAR Rajendra Prasad Purusker for Technical Books in Hindi in the field of Agriculture and Animal.



  • Evaluation of OmpA and OmpC proteins of Salmonella
  • Typhimurium as a vaccine candidates Evaluation of some new metalloproteases and inhibitors in dog mammary cancer of diagnostic/prognostic
  • Importance of Identification of alleles in FCGRT and B2M genes and their association with passive transfer of immunity in neonatal buffalo calves
  • Assessment of energy utilization in ruminants fed diets supplemented with saponin containing feeds
  • Capacity building for the molecular diagnosis of tuberculosis in camels

Available College Facilities

Indian Veterinary Research Institute offers many facilities and decent infrastructure required by their students for a good study environment and to gain all the practical knowledge of the Veterinary, Agriculture and allied fields .

Some of these facilities are as listed below;

Facilities -

  • Video camera
  • Digital still camera
  • Multimedia recording room
  • Colour photocopiers
  • B & W photocopiers
  • Committee room/seminar halls
  • Personal computers 
  • EPABX phone Excellent exhibits and scrolling boards
  • Vehicles for field visits Smart class room (under construction)


The Indian Veterinary Research institute provides on-campus hostel facility to its students. The institute provides separate room facility to both boys & girls.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines

The classroom facility for the institute provides well equipped classrooms with personal computers for the students. The modern day technology provides new and innovative modes of learning for its students.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids

The institute encourages the students to indulge in extra-curricular activities that enrich their physical, social and cultural life. The institute provides spacious grounds, courts and othet facilities for various sports such as cricket, hockey, volley ball, badminton, etc. At the beginning of the year every student contributes Rs. 200 to a Student Sports Fund which is used to improve the sports facilities available to the students. 

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court

The Library provides its students with books and journals from almost every aspect of the globe. It is well equipped and divided into various sections to let its students have their own choice and reference. The library has a collection of over 250000 books, journals, monographs, theses, bulletins, reports, etc. All the Ph.D. theses available in the library are available in PDF form for use in library premises. 

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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