RLBCAU Colleges

As per objectives, the University will integrate teaching, research and extension education functions. The University will cover all the thrust areas in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, animal sciences and fisheries.

To begin with, the University is proposed to have following colleges:

A) Two constituent colleges in Uttar Pradesh

(i) College of Agriculture at Jhansi

College of Agriculture, Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University is location in main campus of the University in Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh) is an institution of national importance. The college has been established to cater need of the quality education and training to carryout quality research in agriculture and allied sectors. The students of first batch have passed B.Sc. (Honours) Agriculture degree course in 2018. The selection of 60% of the students of first batch for Junior Research Fellow of ICAR reflects the quality of education being ensured in University. At present 40 students are admitted per academic year at the undergraduate level in College of Agriculture. Currently, 88 students are studying at undergraduate level in different semesters. During 2018-19, University has started post graduate, M.Sc. (Ag.), program in Genetics and Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology and Agronomy with intake of 4 students in each discipline. The teaching is being managed through ad-hoc and guest faculty mainly drawn from ICAR Institutes (IGFRI, CAFRI), Bundelkhand University and Bundelkhand Institute of Technology and Engineering besides regular scientific staff. Senior management of the University is also involved in teaching as per need. The efforts are being made to recruit teaching staff through open competition. The students’ research farm and laboratories are being developed to carry out quality research and practical learning.

(ii) College of Horticulture & Forestry at Jhansi

B) Two more colleges are proposed to be established in Madhya Pradesh

(iii) College of Veterinary & Animal Science in Datia ; and
(iv) College of Fisheries

Land acquisition and designing of layout plan have already been initiated for establishment of these colleges.