|City||Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, India|
|Phone||+91 191 226 2154|
SKUAST-J came in to existence from 20th September, 1999 by reorganization of SKUAST-J&K into SKUAST-K (for Kashmir Division) and SKUAST-J (for Jammu Division). Jurisdiction of this University has been fixed to Jammu province which is rich in bio-diversity in Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal germ plasm. The climate of Jammu province varies from sub-tropical (Kathua, Jammu) to temperate in Rajouri, Poonch and Doda including alpine pastures in high altitudes. In Jammu, Basmati of R.S. Pura, Bhaderwahi Rajmash, Apricot, Pears, Anardana and Wild Olive plantation and livestock Gaddi sheep, Kahgani goat and yalk in Padder area of district. Doda are unique varieties/species of plant and animal kingdom. In addition, Jammu province is far ahead in cocoon production, black zeera, saffron, chilgonza (pinus gerardiana) are cultivated or found in this region.
University has got three mandates i.e Teaching, Research and Extension. Camp colleges of B.Sc.(Ag.), B.V.Sc., M.Sc. & Ph.D. located at R.S. Pura from 1991 have been converted to full fledged faculties, details of which have been described under item no. 12 & 13. Thirteen Divisions in Agri. Faculty and Nineteen Divisions including Veterinary Hospital in Veterinary Sciences have been created. In addition to the present temporary campus of Research, Extension & Resident Instructions at R.S. Pura and Udheywala, adequate land has been transferred by Govt. of Jammu & Kashmir for establishment of University Headquarter and various faculties at chatha. Areas/climate specific research & extension is being undertaken at various regional stations, details of which are given in item no. 11. For Resident Instructions programme adequate facilities in laboratories, hostel, library and classroom are being provided/created on priority basis.
Head Office, Railway Road,
Jammu and Kashmir
Phone No :-0191-472351, 473883
Fax No :-0191-473883
ShereKashmir University of Agricultural Sciences Technology, Jammu offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.
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ShereKashmir University of Agricultural Sciences Technology, Jammu