The Maharashtra Animal & Fishery Sciences University (MAFSU) was formally notified on November 17th, 2000 and was established under the State Act No. 1998 (MAH.XVII of 1998) on December 03rd, 2000 with its headquarter at Nagpur.
Division of ICAR has been rendering useful financial support to the Library Strengthening for promoting excellence in the library system. University can be gauged by 16th rank among all SAU and 3rd rank among the Veterinary University. University Library plays a significant role in this achievement of University by acquiring, organizing, managing the information resources and services appropriately.
University mission is to ensure enlightenment and empowerment of students by imparting advanced knowledge in the fields of animal, dairy and fishery sciences by adopting innovative, efficient and effective strategies. We will strive for creating rural employment economic prosperity and well being of the resource-poor farming community in the state through viable and vibrant research and impact maxing extension education services and growth oriented and facultyfriendly practices.