National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Karnataka is an institute featuring the importance on nutritional values to be given to animals. The institute emphasizes on the fundamental research concerning animal food resource management. This institute teaches the physiological and nutritional approach to perk up the profitability from the livestock. The main objective of NIANP has been to look out for new and better ways for improving the physiological functions and nutrient assimilation to develop the production of livestock. We keep in mind to improvise on the feeding policies to reduce the impact of climate on the animals.

Facts and Figures of National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology:

Establishment Year


Books and Journals

45 Indian and 34 Foreign Journals subscribed; 970 volumes of periodicals since 1995.


Fully AC auditorium- 250 seating capacity

How to Reach

Located in Bangalore on Hosur Road NH7, 8 Km away from railway station, and 45 km from airport.

Why to join National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology?

  • The NARS system: NIANP has made a significant place with time in the NARS system creating a niche in the field of animal physiology and nutrition.
  • Separate livestock unit for experiments: The Experimental Livestock Unit has buffaloes, cattle, poultry and sheep which are utilized by scientific staff during their research work.