University Department of Entomology was established on 20th October 1969 with the establishment of Agriculture University in Vidarbha named as Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola. Before establishment of this University, the need for agricultural education in the region was catered by the two Govt Agril colleges at Akola and Nagpur and two private colleges at Amravati and Warora.
This department is imparting M. Sc. and Ph. D. education by regular course work. Every year 16 students at Department of Entomology, Akola are regularly admitted for undergoing M. Sc. degree program. However, regular Ph.D. degree program is run only at Central Campus, Department of Entomology, Akola by admitting two regular students every year and one in-service candidate biennially.
Department of Entomology,
Phone (0724) 2258050
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