Himachal Pradesh Agriculture University, Palampur

Chaudhary Swaran Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishwavidyalya (CSKHPKV) is on the famous universities of Himachal Pradesh. The university is famous with the name of Agriculture University, Palampur.

Agriculture University, Palampur

The university is one of the famous universities not only in Himachal but in India also.


The university has been operating since the year 1978. The university is well known in the field of education related to agriculture. The university is well known for innovations in transforming agriculture in Himachal Pradesh.


• Accredited by Indian Council of Agricultural Research(ICAR)
• Accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA)


The university is recognised by University Grants Commission (UGC).


The university is ISO 9001:2000 certified.


The university now known as Agriculture University was one a College of agriculture. The college was established in the year 1966. In the year 1978 the college was upgraded to the status of the university. The university is attributed to many enhanced varieties of diverse crops in Himachal as well as in India.


The Agriculture University of Palampur is offering Bachelors/ Masters degrees as well as Doctoral Programs in the field of agriculture, animal sciences, home sciences, veterinary sciences and basic sciences. Many research centres are set up in the collaboration with Departments of Agriculture, Fishers, Animal Husbandry and other concerned departments of the State. The university has also set up additional education programmes for organization, arrangement and functioning of the programmes with the department of the constituent colleges.


• Hostel Facility.
• Internet Facility.
• Indoor sports facility.
• On-line library facility.
• Placement Cell.
• Entrepreneurship Development Programme.
• Education Extension Programme.

Departments in University

• Agriculture.
• Home Science.
• Basic Science.
• Animal Science.
• Veterinary Science.


Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishwavidyalya
Palampur, H.P.
Pin : 176062

Contact Number

018926-230521, 230465(Fax)

E-mail ID




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