College of Agriculture, Junagadh Agricultural University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2004

    age > 10 years

  • Location

    Junagadh

The College of Agriculture at Junagadh Agricultural University is a college that was the first college under government jurisdiction in the field of agriculture in the state of Gujarat. It has been affiliated to many Universities in the past, including Gujarat University, Saurashtra University before being linked to its present head university.

It is a premier institution in the field of Agriculture which provides courses related to the technical aspects as well as the growth and development of the field as a primary source of income for most of the country's population.

Following Departments exist in the college:

  • Agronomy
  • Animal Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics & Plant Breeding
  • Agril. Chemistry & Soil Science
  • Agril. Economics
  • Agril. Entomology
  • Extension Education
  • Farm Engineering
  • Horticulture 
  • Plant Pathology
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Seed Science and Technology
Agronomy
Animal Science
Biochemistry
Genetics & Plant Breeding
Agril. Chemistry & Soil Science
Agril. Economics
Agril. Entomology
Extension Education
Farm Engineering
Horticulture 
Plant Pathology
Agricultural Biotechnology
Seed Science and Technology
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College of Fisheries, Junagadh Agricultural University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2004

    age > 10 years

  • Location

    Junagadh

The College of Fisheries, Junagadh Agricultural University is a constituent college of Junagadh Agricultural University, while it was also associated with Gujarat Agricultural University in the past. It is the only institution in this field which helps promote the growth of opportunities in the fisheries sector and provide the rural sector of the coastline areas with regular degrees as well as research programmes which helps create new areas of study and promote the culture as a legitimate field of trade and occupation in a country with a coastline like that of India.

Following Departments are made in the college:

Fisheries Resource Management
Aquaculture
Harvest and Post Harvest Technology
Fishery Hydrography
Fishery Engineering
  • Fisheries Resource Management
  • Aquaculture
  • Harvest and Post Harvest Technology
  • Fishery Hydrography
  • Fishery Engineering

The courses offered are as follows:

  • B.F.Sc.- specialisation in Fisheries Science
  • M.F.Sc.- specialisation in Aquaculture, Fisheries Resource Management and Harvest & Post-Harvest Technology
  • PhD- specialisation in Aquaculture, Fisheries Resource Management and Harvest & Post-Harvest Technology
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College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Junagadh Agricultural University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2008

    age = 9 years

  • Location

    Junagadh

The College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Junagadh Agricultural University is located at the main campus of the University. Its main aim is to fill the dearth of human resources in the field of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Care. The College's aim is to provide its students with professional courses which may make them understand the needs of animals and the correct ways to take proper care of animals so that they contribute to the maximum of their productivity.

Following are the Departments which exist in the college:

  • Department of Veterinary Anatomy
  •  Department of Veterinary Physiology and Biochemistry
  •  Department of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
  •  Department of Veterinary Parasitology
  •  Department of Veterinary Microbiology
  •  Department of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology
  •  Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding
  •  Department of Livestock Products Technology
  •  Department of Veterinary Pathology
  •  Department of Animal Reproduction Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  •  Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology
  •  Department of Veterinary Medicine
  •  Department of Animal Nutrition
  •  Department of Animal Husbandry Extension Education
  •  Department of Livestock Production and Management
  •  Department of Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex
  •  Instructional Livestock Farm Complex (ILFC)
Department of Veterinary Anatomy
 Department of Veterinary Physiology and Biochemistry
 Department of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
 Department of Veterinary Parasitology
 Department of Veterinary Microbiology
 Department of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology
 Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding
 Department of Livestock Products Technology
 Department of Veterinary Pathology
 Department of Animal Reproduction Gynaecology and Obstetrics
 Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology
 Department of Veterinary Medicine
 Department of Animal Nutrition
 Department of Animal Husbandry Extension Education
 Department of Livestock Production and Management
 Department of Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex
 Instructional Livestock Farm Complex (ILFC)
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Post-Graduate Institute of Agri-Business Management, Junagadh Agricultural University

  • Location

    Junagadh

The Post-Graduate Institute of Agri-Business Management, Junagadh Agricultural University is an institute of upcoming opportunities as Agri-Business is an area of vast growth and development in our country in the future. The institute offers many professional courses related to the business aspects of Agriculture and how one can apply those principles to real-world issues. The college offers such opportunities to the rural class of Gujarat and other neighbouring states and has the right infrastructure to do justice to its provided courses.

The Institute has a modern building located within the main campus of the University. It is well-equipped in terms of infrastructure, an air-conditioned computer laboratory, a comprehensive collection of books as well as adequate residential facilities for its students in terms of separate hostels for boys and girls.

Given below is a list of some of the research projects taken up by the students and faculty members of this Institute: 

A study on the attitude of students of Agricultural and Allied sciences towards entrepreneurship

Impact of mobile phones on Agriculture

Economic analysis of wheat straw burning practices

Role of women in Agriculture: a socioeconomic study in Junagadh district

Future trading of cumin in the Indian market: an analysis

 

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College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Junagadh Agricultural Univeersity

  • Location

    Junagadh

The College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology at Junagadh Agricultural University has been accredited by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi and also accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and Institution of Engineers (India), Kolkata. 

It has a building area of about 14000 square metres, well-developed laboratories and modern classrooms. All departments receive WiFi connectivity. Other facilities include separate hostels for boys and girls, an international hostel for international students, Canteen, Training and Placement cell, Student Counselling cell, NSS, Health Services and sports activities.

The College comprises of the following Departments:

1. Department of Process and Food Engineering

2. Department of Farm Machinery and Power

3. Department of Soil And Water Engineering

4. Department of Renewable Energy and Rural Engineering

5. Department of Agricultural Engineering Extension Education

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Available College Facilities

Junagadh Agricultural University offers a number of infrastructural facilities to its students which include a very resourceful library, a number of sports activities for the students to participate in and also various cultural programmes that are frequently organised. All these facilities not only help the students grow academically but also help them become well-rounded individuals. 

Hostel

The University has a hostel facility for its students along with an attached mess. Various hostel facilities exist for the students of different faculties. It has an International hostel for foreign students, Kasturba hostel for the girls of Doctoral degree, Chanakya hostel for PGI ABM, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel hostel for Polytechnic in Agro processing, Vikas hostel for Horticulture wing, Mahatma Gandhi hostel for Post Graduates of Agriculture, Zaverchand Meghani Hostel at Dhari, and Biotech Hostel (Old Kisan Ghar) for P.G.(Girls) of Agricultural Biotechnology.

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
Sports

The University believes that a sport is an essential part of the overall development of a student’s personality and that a healthy mind can exist only in a healthy body. JAU has a Sports complex which is well equipped with all necessary infrastructural facilities for indoor and outdoor sports.

It has a badminton court, table tennis court, exercise area, volleyball courts, basketball courts, a kho-kho court, two kabaddi grounds, one cricket ground and running tracks.

Facilities available in Sports

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

The University regularly organises a number of cultural activities all year. Some of these include drama competitions, folk dance competitions, mime and mono-acting competitions, debating events and essay writing competitions, 

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School
Library

JAU’s library is considered as one of the most important centers of the University, which contains books, periodicals, reports, maps and encyclopedias relevant to the student requirements.

It has a stack room with a capacity of 1.5-lakh books of which around 42,000 are occupied. There are150 Indian & around 42 Foreign journals and 14,000 back volumes. There is a Book Bank facility from which students who are the members of the library can borrow books on rental as deposit per semester, in addition to borrowing facilities from the general collections.

The library also has online access to Journals through Consortiu for e-Resources in Agriculture (Cera), a project by ICAR, New Delhi. It has a Cyberary that is aimed at keeping students abreast of developments in the field of information technology.

Facilities available in Library

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