About Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri | Updated:

The Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth (MPKV), Rahuri is a premier Agricultural university which was established on 29th March 1968 and became functional in October 1969. It offers its services to the farmers through education, research and extension education. The University is named after the great social reformer "Mahatma Jyotiba Phule". It offers Post graduate education at Central Campus, Rahuri and Collge of Agriculture, Pune, Kolhapur and Dhule, Ph.D program is conducted at Rahuri and M.Tech in Agriculture Engineering at Rahuri.

The university is well equipped with quality and modern laboratories along with special infrastructure for international students. The Faculty of Lower Agricultural Education offers Diploma courses to the aspirants in Agriculture through 9 constituent and 85 affiliated Agricultural Schools which are under MPKV. The university is recipient of Institution of Excellence Award in 2008 by Government of India and a special grant of Rs. 100 crore. The university is also bestowed with the Sardar Patel Best Institution Award by the ICAR, New Delhi for excellence in the field of education, research and extension education.

At present the university consists of 27 research stations in 5 agro-climatic zones including 4 state level crop specialists, 4 zonal agricultural research stations and 17 strategic verification research centers to conduct research. A state level Biotechnology center has also been established at main campus of the university and has started M.Sc degree program in the subject of Agricultural Biotechnology with the intake capacity of 8 students. The irrigated area under the MPKV jurisdiction is 12 lakh hectares and it accounts to almost 50% area of the state.

To know more about the university students can visit the official website or can visit the online education portal

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Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth
    Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth
  Full name Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth
  Motto "अन्नं बहु कुर्वीत तद् व्रतम्"
  Affiliations UGC
  Contact No 02426 243 861
  Founded 1968
  Address Ahmednagar, Rahuri, Maharashtra 413722
  State Maharashtra
  Country India
List of courses offered by Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth
  Sr.No    Course Name
1B.Sc. (Agriculture)
2B.Sc. (Horticulture)
3B.Tech. (Food Technology)
4B.Sc. (Agriculture Bio-Techchnology)
5B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering)
6B.B.A. (Agri.)
7B.Sc. (Animal Husbandry)
1Agriculture M.Sc. (Agri.)
2Horticulture M.Sc. (Hort.)
3Agricultural Biotechnology M.Sc. (Agri. Biotech)
4Agricultural Engineering M.Tech (Agril. Engg.)
5Agricultural Business Management M.B.A. (Agri.)
2Agricultural Engineering
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