Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, Meerut has unique honour of being called the first Agriculture University of the 21st Century . Present age belongs to Agriculture science and there are several areas where Agriculture Science is directly or indirectly involved. Starting from Agriculture to medicine, health, food, environment etc., Agriculture Science has a pivotal role to play. There is a need to make Agriculture Science education a socially relevant by making it to respond to growing and changing need of the society.
Over the past years, Agriculture has recorded considerable growth in physical expansion viz. Student outturn , teaching campus , diversification of job oriented education in highly specialized disciplines , Infrastructural development , Staff strength etc.
College of Agriculture has 12 specialized departments and there are B.Sc.(Agriculture) and M.Sc.(Agriculture) and Ph.D. programs in this College . The growth and diversification with the need based specialization is the major mandate of this College i.e. “ to impart education in different disciplines of Agriculture Science , particularly Agronomy, Agricultural Biotechnology, Agricultural Economics & Management, Agriculture Engineering & Food Technology, Agricultural Extension, Basic Science, Entomology, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Horticulture , Animal Husbandry, Plant Pathology and Soil Science.
Agriculture education to create human resources who can apply their acquired knowledge and skills to diversify and Industrialize agriculture for Socio-economic transformation of the Rural Society is the major mandate.
The college has 17 class rooms with white/green Boards and comfortable seating arrangement. The major class rooms are interactive having facilities of Audio Visual teaching and presentation & DVD'S like LCD projection systems enhance the instructional and teaching capabilities. The each department has separate class room UG and PG Lab, Conference Room remaining five class rooms are reserve for various demonstration, presentation, seminar and other development activities.
The college has undergraduate and postgraduate laboratories for each department. The laboratories are well maintained with modern research equipment and facilities. The students, research scholar and scientist are smoothly works with the laboratories.
The college offers the following degree Programmes:
1. Undergraduate Programmes, B.Sc. Agriculture (Four Year Programme)
2. Postgraduate Programmes : Master and Ph.D Programmes in 11 subjects.