Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola was established on 20th October, 1969 with its head-quarter at Akola.
Akola's Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth was founded on the 20th of October, 1969 with its main campus in Akola. The Agricultural University was named after Vidarbha's distinguished son Dr Panjabrao (alias Bhausaheb) Deshmukh who was the Minister for India's Agriculture.
The authority of the university extends to Vidarbha's 11 districts. In accordance with Maharashtra's University Act of 1983, the University is accountable for teaching and research in agriculture and extension education in addition to the foundation seed breeder and breeding program.
The Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth is endorsed to be approved by UGC (University Grant Commission)
The University provides four Bachelor's Degree programs in agricultural engineering and agriculture which include B.Sc. (Agri. ), B.Sc. (Hort), B.Sc. (Forestry), and B.Tech. (Ag. Engg. ) Engg.) two master's degrees in agricultural engineering and agriculture, M.Sc. (Agri.) and M.Tech. (Agri.Engg.) and doctoral degrees in agricultural engineering and agriculture.
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth gives the best learning experience to its students. Furthermore, it has taken steps to make the student experience more enjoyable as well. Read on to learn more about the infrastructure of the Dr Punjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth
The college is equipped with the most recent technologies that students require to conduct their studies in a realistic way. Furthermore, students must use the lab facilities to make their lessons more practical, interesting and easy.
The lab is fully equipped with the equipment required by instructors in science for students, to allow them to encourage scientists to come up with their own ideas in the near future.
The library is among the most important element of a college. it has more than 5000 books and 500+ documents.
Print and reference monographs, books, these papers, back volumes of audio-visuals, and collections of electronic resources are also available through the library.
With internet connectivity, Members of this library can access the entire range of semi-automated services.
Seminars, lectures, meetings and annual cultural festivals are held at the campus with a spacious and equipped Auditorium.
Additionally, the auditorium is able to accommodate over 100 persons at any one moment and offers seats for students of all ages.
At this time, the institution offers a variety of seminars, gatherings forums, lectures, and other cultural activities that are designed to mould the minds of students and aid them in becoming better teachers.
Students can avail excellent facilities for hostels at the college.
The infrastructure of the hostel was great.
The hostel has a wide range of amenities, such as free internet, power backup, an outdoor playground, a geyser and a dining area.
The hostels' accommodations are very comfortable and spacious.
The security is in place in and out of the hostel all day.
A hostel guardian is great and takes care of all the students.
Sports & Gymnasium
Alongside academic value, The college puts a high value on the physical well-being of students which is why the school offers numerous amenities that aid students in maintaining their fitness.
Badminton, chess table tennis and many various other sports played indoors are also available on the campus.
At the annual college sports day, students take part in various activities and games.
Admissions to UG courses is on the basis of the merits of the previous exam. However, admission to PG courses as well as those in the Ph.D. course is on the basis of the Common Entrance Test that is conducted by the Maharashtra Agricultural Universities Examination Board (MAUEB), Pune. A few seats of the courses are filled with MAUEB's Common Entrance Examination to be administered through I.C.A.R., New Delhi.
Providing education in Agriculture and allied sciences, integrating and coordinating teaching between faculties to award the respective degree. Furthering the advancement of learning and research in agriculture and allied sciences.
To provide education in agriculture, allied sciences and humanities by integrating and co- ordinating teaching in different faculties and examine the performance of students, confer degrees, diplomas, certi?cates and other academic distinctions.