Banda University of Agriculture and Technology formerly known as “Manyawar Shri Kanshiram Ji University of Agriculture and Technology”. It was founded in March 2010 under Uttar Pradesh Agriculture University Act (Sanshodhan) 1958, Gazette-Adhiniyam 2010 and proudly enjoy the honor of being “First Agricultural University of Bundelkhand Region”. The university was established with an aim to develop agriculture and allied sectors in Uttar Pradesh. Banda Agriculture University works with trinity concept i.e. complete combination of research, teaching and extension.
Type of University
University Grants Commission (UGC)
Shri Ram Naik
2 for boys and 1 for girls, each having a capacity of 120 students
Near New Circuit House Banda - 210001 Uttar Pradesh, India
The University offers B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture and B.Sc. (Hons) Horticulture degrees at undergraduate level. The duration of both courses is 3 years. Each program has intake capacity of 69 seats.
The university runs B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture program under College of Agriculture. The university offers this program in 10 different departments namely- Economics, Engineering, Soil Science and Chemistry, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Agronomy, Crop Physiology, Statistics and Social Science, Plant Pathology and Agricultural Extension.
The basic eligibility to apply for B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture is class 12 in science stream from a reputed board. The selection of students is done through UPCATET and ICAR.
Banda Agriculture University provides 6 streams in B.Sc. (Hons) Horticulture i.e. Vegetable Science, Post-Harvest Technology, Floriculture and Landscaping, Fruit Science, Natural Resource Management and Basic Sciences and Humanities.
Students wishing to apply should have passed 12 in science from a reputed board. The admission is done on the basis of UPCATET (UP Combined Agriculture and Technology Entrance Test) followed by ICAR (Indian Council of Agricultural Research).
Banda Agriculture University has a separate cell for placement namely- “Counselling and Placement Cell”. The cell works as an interface between students and corporate world. Counselling is the regular process at campus to make students able to face the challenges of business world. The Counselling and Placement Cell conducts the complete recruitments process for all university graduates. The cell invites various reputed companies for campus placement and arranges pre-placement talk, written test, group discussions, personal interviews etc.