The Veterinary College and Research Institute, Tamil Nadu was established to fulfill the need of educational research in fisheries and animal sciences to boost up productivity for the better generation of the income of the farmers. The institute aims at providing education and to increase development of research work along with providing extension education to the rural people of the state in various field of veterinary and animal science. The institute has its own dairy unit, livestock farms, goat and sheep unit, rabbit unit, pig unit, a huge poultry farm complex and a forage farm to provide regular fodder to livestock owned for instruction and research purposes.
Facts and figures of Veterinary College and Research Institute
Year of establishment
ISO 9001: 2000
8840 books, 2570 back volumes, 48 video cassettes, 97 CD ROMs, 61 Indian periodicals, 20 Foreign periodicals.
Nearest Railway Station
Luthavadi Railway station(3 km)
Why to join Veterinary College and Research Institute?
Facilities: Institute has full- fledged infrastructure which makes its suitable place for imparting education. Institute has 5 hostels for boys and girls, Computer Centre with systems which have all necessary softwares installed and a Veterinary Hospital.
Accolades: Institute was awarded “Udyog Excellence Award” for the excellent achievement through economic and social Development by International Institute of Education and Management. Also faculty members have received TANUVAS and ICAR best teachers’ awards.