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Indian Institute of Vegetable Research - [IIVR], Varanasi

Indian Institute of Vegetable Research - [IIVR], Varanasi

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh Estd 1971 Public Institute
  

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50%Gen
27%OBC
15%sc
8%st

about college

Indian Institute of Vegetable Research - [IIVR], Varanasi, Uttar Pradeshis research center on vegetables in Uttar Pradesh. Earlier, vegetable research was not given much importance. However, with the establishment of AICRP on vegetable crops during the year 1971 at IARI, New Delhi, the area started getting impetus. The responsibilities like coordinating; monitoring vegetable research programs and others of the country was handled by the body. The objective was give boost to the research activities in the country. Further, the body helped met challenges of nutritional security along with status of AICRP on vegetable crops. The body was elevated to the distinction of Project Directorate of Vegetable Research in the year 1986. The headquarters of the same were at IARI, New Delhi. However, during the year 1992, the headquarters were shifted to Varanasi from New Delhi. The institute was further elevated to Indian Institute of Vegetable Research - [IIVR] by offering the status of national institute under ICAR system in the year 1999.

Indian Institute of Vegetable Research - [IIVR], Varanasi Facts and Figures

Divisions

Division of Crop Improvement

Division of Crop Production

Division of Crop Protection

Number of Laboratories

24

Crop Improvement

CytogeneticsBiotechnology, Genetics, Vegetable Breeding, Genetic Resources, Tissue Culture, Molecular biology,

Crop Production

Biochemistry, Agronomy, Soil Science, Integrated Nutrient Management, Water Management, Crop Physiology, Ecology

Crop Protection

Integrated Pest Management, Environmental Pollution, Bio-Control, Disease Management, Residue Analysis

Why to join Indian Institute of Vegetable Research - [IIVR], Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

1. Vegetable Research Farm –Spread over 150 acres of land, the farm undertakes several research projects across disciplines. There are three submersible tube wells, underground irrigation systems, drip irrigation, sprinkler irrigation and also water harvesting tank facilities at the farm. The purpose is to research facilities to conduct field experiments.

2. State of the Art Laboratory for Research –The institute has built advanced laboratory complex to conduct researches on several disciplines of vegetable science. With 24 laboratories in the campus, the institute has ensured that every laboratory is equipped with contemporary electric equipment for crop improvement, crop production, crop protection, seed technology, seed health, economics and others. The institute has also ensured facilities for information, coordinated research units and social sciences.

3. Supportive facilities –The institute even has well-stocked library, gene bank, greenhouses, poly houses, seed processing unit, agricultural knowledge management unit, centre of excellence for training and auditoriums. 

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Post Bag No. 01, P. O. Jakhani Varanasi
Varanasi - 221305
Uttar Pradesh , India

1.18KmAdalpura

0542-2635247 , 2635236

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