University of Agricultural Sciences

University of Agricultural Sciences Krishinagar Dharwad Information

The University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad was established on October 1, 1986. University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad has 4 Colleges, 25 Research Stations, 6 Extension Education Units, 5 Krishi Vigyan Kendras and ATIC.

University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad has its jurisdiction over 7 districts namely Bagalkot, Belgaum, Bijapur, Dharwad, Gadag, Haveri, and Uttar Kannada in northern Karnataka. Greater diversity exists in soil types, climate, topography cropping and farming situations.

The jurisdiction includes dry – farming to heavy rainfall and irrigated area. Important crops of the region include sorghum, cotton, rice, pulses, chilli, sugarcane, groundnut, sunflower, wheat, safflower etc. The region is also known for many horticultural crops.

The main campus is located on the Pune – Bangalore National Highway No.4 at an altitude of 678 meters with mild summers and winters, and receives an annual rainfall of 880 mm rainfall. University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad encompasses an area of about 542 hectares on its main campus and about 1,700 hectares at the outstations.

The mandate of University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad is to perform integrated functions of teaching, research and extension in agriculture and allied disciplines. University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad has carved a niche for itself on the national and international scene.

Among the Agricultural Universities in the country, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad is well known by virtue of its high academic standards, research achievements and effective transfer of technology.

In addition, the students of University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad have made impact at the national level through academic and cultural activities. Considerable progress has been registered in the field of education, research and extension from University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad.

The research programs of University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad are mainly applied in nature for solving problems of farming community of particular location coupled with overall increase in agricultural production of the State. Emphasis is also given to basic research supportive to applied research for tackling fundamental problems.

Adaptive research is also undertaken for developing and refinement of newly developed technology under farmers’ field condition, validation and ensuring acceptance. Further, the research programs of University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad are oriented towards improving potentiality of various crops and related inputs and resources in agriculture.

University of Agricultural Sciences Krishinagar Dharwad Courses :

The Under Graduate & Post Graduate Programs offered by University of Agricultural Sciences Krishinagar Dharwad are :

B.Sc. ( Graduate ) Courses

  • Agriculture
  • Horticulture
  • Forestry
  • Home Science
  • Agri business – management, Agriculture Coperation and Marketing
  • Agriculture engineering

M.Sc. & Ph.D. ( Post Graduate ) Courses

  • Genetics
  • Plant biotechnology
  • Agriculture physiology

University of Agricultural Sciences Address :

The Registrar,
University of Agricultural Sciences,
Dharwad – 580 005,
Karnataka State, India,
Telephone No. : 0091 – 836 – 2747958,
FAX : 0091 – 836 – 2745276,
Email : registraruasd@rediffmail.com,
Website : http://www.uasd.edu.

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