Colleges in UP

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture & Technology

Affiliated Colleges
Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel (SVP) University of Agriculture & Technology was established to bridge the identified technological gaps existing within the farmers and serve the state of Uttar Pradesh. Being a premiere institution of agricultural research and education in India, the University conducts excellent higher education programmes in Agricultural Sciences and Technology. The University is located in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, and well connected from across the state and India. The two constituent colleges which form the nucleus of SVP University of Agriculture and Technology are College of Agriculture and Agriculture of Biotechnology, though which it conducts several undergraduate, post graduate and research programmes in Agriculture and its allied fields.
 
Educational Streams
As a hallmark of an ideal educational institution, the University provides excellent higher education which consists of a series of educational courses along with enhancement programmes for raising educational awareness and all-round development of the students. The University offers excellent academic programmes through several departments in two constituent colleges, namely, College of Agriculture and College of Bio-technology. Through these units, the University conducts several undergraduate, post graduate and research programmes which are constantly revised and restructured to keep pace with the latest developments in Agriculture and allied fields.
 
Facilities
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology is recognized as the “First Agriculture University of the third millennium and the 21st century”. The University has well-equipped laboratories, library and lecture rooms, and elaborate farm facilities. Hostel accommodation is available in the university hostels for single students. The Directorate of Extension, established in the University, performs all extension and information services and is responsible for planning, coordination and supervision of academic programmes of the University in various faculties.
 
History

Founded on October 2, 2000 as a full-fledged University, Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel University of Agriculture & Technology was named after the Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. It was inaugurated on March 28, 2001 by the then Hon’ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. Being recognized and funded by the Government of Uttar Pradesh and ICAR, Govt. of India, it is also approved by University Grants Commission (UGC). It is currently being committed to the overall development of the agriculture and rural community of Uttar Pradesh in the 15 different districts which fall under four separate divisions, namely, Saharanpur, Meerut, Moradabad and Bareilly.


Faculties/Departments:
  • Department of Plant Pathology
  • Department of Horticulture
  • Department of Agriculture Economics
  • Department of Agriculture Extension
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Soil Science
  • Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding
  • Department of Entomology
  • Department of Cellbiology
  • Department of Biochemistry & Physiology

Meerut - 250 110
Phone: +91-121-2956141, 2888502 / 14 / 22
Fax: +91-121-2888505, 2888525
www.svbpmeerut.ac.in