University Progress : Milestones of Development

1948

  • Dr. S. Radha Krishnan University Education Commission recommended Agricultural Education be recognized as major national issue
  • 1958

  • Uttar Pradesh Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya Adhiniyam Act XLC enacted
  • 1960

  • Establishment of first Agricultural University of the country - Uttar Pradesh Agriculture University
  • Establishment of College of Agriculture, College of Veterinary Medicine & School of Basic Sciences & Humanities
  • Induction of B.Sc. Ag., B.V.Sc. & A.H. degree programmes
  • 1961

  • Transfer of Tarai State Farm to University
  • Establishment of University Farm
  • 1962

  • Establishment of Directorate of Extension
  • Establishment of College of Agricultural Engineering
  • Induction of B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering degree programmes
  • 1963

  • Establishment of College of Post Graduate Studies
  • Induction of M.Sc. Ag. & M.Sc. degree programmes
  • 1964

  • Induction of M.V.Sc. degree programme
  • 1966

  • Establishment of Pant College of Technology
  • College of Agricultural Engineering merged to Pant College of Technology
  • Induction of B.Tech. Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering degree programmes
  • Induction of Ph.D. degree programme
  • 1967

  • First Variety of Wheat 'Kalyan' released
  • 1968

  • Induction of M.Tech. Agricultural Engineering degree programme