Best agricultural colleges in India

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The objective of this blog is to provide best facility to select the top agricultural colleges and universities in India.

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Here after a long statics the list of best agricultural colleges in India are listed with their ranking status and description of the particular college.

List of agricultural colleges in India.

Indian agricultural research institute


This is the top most best agricultural college in India and ranks in first position which is located in New Delhi.

The institute was originally established in 1905 at Pusa, Bihar, as Agricultural Research Institute (ARI), which was changed to Imperial Institute of Agricultural Research in 1911 and then again in 1919 as the Imperial Agricultural Research Institute.

Courses offered

  • Bio chemistry
  • Agriculture engineering
  • Agriculture economics
  • Micro biology
  • Food science

Tamilnadu agricultural university


This is the top agricultural college in India ranks second place which is located in Coimbatore. Out of five overall colleges rating is 4 in category like placement, infrastructure, faculty, and college life and industry exposure.

Courses offered

  • Department of Food Science and Nutrition
  • Department of Family Resource Management
  • Department of Human Development
  • Department of Apparel Designing and Fashion Technology
  • Department of Home Science Extension

The above mentioned are department alone in that bachelor master and doctor of philosophy are offered in various titles.

Punjab Agricultural University


This college ranks third in India level which is located in Ludhiana. The Punjab Agricultural University was established in 1962 to serve the state of erstwhile Punjab. On trifurcation of Punjab in November 1966, Haryana Agricultural University was carved out of PAU by an Act of Parliament in February 1970.

Courses offered

  • Agriculture engineering
  • Food technology
  •  Micro biology
  • Food science
  • Nutrition and dietetics

Forest Research Institute


This college is located in Dehradun and overall college rating is fourth position in India.  As name suggests, institute has aura of beauty. Hills, dense forest cover, aroma of different species of plants etc.

Everything just added another star in its beauty. Campus also has several national training institutes (IFS, ICFRE training institutes). Faculties have great experience of their respective fields. But placement is only available to few courses at campus. Hostels gives you experience of forest cottages.

Course offered

  • Master degree in forestry
  • Master degree in Management
  • Master degree in Agriculture
  • Food science
  • Paper technology

National Dairy Research Institute


The National Dairy Research Institute is located in Karnal which is fifth position in India and also it is India’s premier institute for dairy research. The institute was accorded the status of Deemed University in the year 1989.

Course offered

  • Dairy Technology
  • Genetics
  • Bio-Chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Sciences
  • Economics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

Indian Veterinary Research Institute


Indian Veterinary Research Institute or IVRI is located at Izatnagar, Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh state. It is India’s premier advanced research facility in the field of veterinary medicine and allied branches and ranks in sixth position in India.

Course offered

  • UG in Veterinary science
  • PG in Veterinary science
  • Animal biotechnology
  • Animal science
  • Animal genetics and breeding
  • Animal chemistry

Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University


This university is located in Hisar and ranks in seventh position in India. Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University is a public funded agricultural university located at Hisar in the Indian state of Haryana. It is one of the biggest agricultural universities in Asia.

Course offered

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • General Management
  • Food Technology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology and Virology
  • Agriculture
  •  Business Management
  • Horticulture
  • Human Resource Management
  • Economics

Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology


Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology also known as GBPUA&T, Pantnagar University or Pant varsity is the first agricultural university of India. It ranks eight positions in India.

Course offered

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • General Management
  • Food Technology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • information technology

University of Agricultural Sciences


The University of Agricultural Sciences is located in Bangalore, India. It was established in 1964 as UAS Bangalore by a legislative act. It ranks ninth position in India.

Course offered

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Food processing
  • Agricultural science

Central Institute of Fisheries Education


The Central Institute of Fisheries Education is the only Deemed University and institution of higher learning for fisheries science in India located in Mumbai.

Course offered

  • Fish physiology
  • Animal physiology
  • Fish bio technology
  • Aquatic environment management
  • Fish nutrition and feed technology

All the course offered mention in the list of colleges are only few and you can get more detail about the college and different courses also available rather than mention in this blog.

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