RLBCAU Colleges

Dr. M. J. Dobriyal

Dean, College of Horticulture & Forestry









College of Horticulture and Forestry is a constituent college of Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University and is located in the main campus of the University at Jhansi. The college is imparting quality education in horticulture and forestry disciplines. The total intake capacity is 20 students each in B.Sc. Hons. (Horticulture) and B.Sc. Hons. (Forestry). The first batch of UG programmes was started in 2016-17 with intake of 9 students in Horticulture and 12 students in Forestry. During 2017-18, 12 students each in Horticulture and Forestry were admitted. In 2018-19, 15 students have been admitted in Horticulture, whereas 12 students have got admission in Forestry. During 2019-20, The University has started post graduate, M.Sc. (Horticulture) degree programme in two disciplines (Fruit Science and Vegetable Science) and M.Sc. (Forestry) degree programme in one discipline (Silviculture & Agroforestry). The college is imparting education as per the course curricula of Fifth Deans’ Committee Recommendation. For imparting quality education, the college has established Instructional Fruit Orchard, Vegetable Cafeteria, Floriculture Block, and Medicinal and Aromatic Garden. The college is making concerted efforts to develop Forestry Blocks comprising of tree species suitable for Bundelkhand Region. Apart from this, the college will shortly establish Bambusetum and Arboretum for identification to the forestry students.

Dr. M. J. Dobriyal
Dean, College of Horticulture & Forestry