Dr Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth Ratnagiri
(Professional University)


Maharashtra Govt. established an independent Agriculture University on 18th May, 1972 named “Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth”  with its head quarters at Dapoli, District Ratnagiri, Maharashtra State, India. On 12th February. 2001, “Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth” has been renamed as “Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidypeeth.           

Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidypeeth bagged the Best Institute Award given by Indian Council of Agriculture Research, New Delhi in 1997, Central Government of India’s “Indira Priyadarshini Vruksha Mitra" award & "Vanashri” award of State Government of Maharashtra in the year 1994. At Agricultural exhibition held at Pune, mango varieties Alphonso , Ratna, Totapuri Redsmall developed by Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidypeeth were selected for prizes.  Two international awards have been received by the Rice Research Center, Karjat for the best research on rice and relevant technology.

Courses Offered

Dr. B. S. Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth, Dapoli.

  1. B.Sc. (Agri) Bachelor of Science (Agriculture)
  2. B.Sc.(Hort) Bachelor of Science (Horticulture)
  3. B.Sc. (For) Bachelor of Science (Forestry) 
  4. B.Sc. (AMM) Bachelor of Science ( Agril Marketing & Business Management)
  5. B. Tech. (Food Sc.) Bachelor of Technology (Food Science)
  6. M.Sc. (Agri) Master of Science (Agriculture) 
  7. Ph.D.Doctor of Philosophy

Faculties and Course Details - Agricultural Engineering

  1. B.Tech. (Agril. Engg) Bachelor of Technology (Agricultural Engineering)

Faculties and Course Details - Fisheries

  1. B.F.Sc.Bachelor of Fisheries Science 
  2. M.F. Sc. Master of Fishery Science 
  3. Ph.D. Doctor of Philosophy (Fisheries)

Lower Education

    1. Diploma in Agricultural Education
    2. Certificate course in Mali (Gardener) Training
    3.  Certificate course in Mali Training

 The College of Fisheries, Ratnagiri. 

B. F. Sc.


    • M. F. Sc. (Aquaculture)
    • M. F. Sc. (Fish Processing Technology)
    • M. F. Sc. (Fisheries Resource Management and Extension Education)
    • Ph. D. (Fisheries)

    Admission Process

    Admission is any course would be made on the basis of candidate's performance in the admission test; if and where, no test in conducted, admission would be made on the basis of aggregate total marks secured by the candidate in / at the qualifying examination and marks obtained by the candidate in eligibility subject
    For latest information regarding Courses duration ,eligibility, and fee structure visit University/college website

    Constituent and Affiliated Colleges 
    List of Non-grant Private College    

    1. Govindraoji Nikam Agriculture College, Mandaki-Palvan,
    2. Mandaki-Palvan, Tal. Chiplun, Dist. Ratnagiri   Ratnagiri Sindhudurg Zillha Krushi Phlotpadan Sevasangh, Nivali. Tal. Chiplun. Dist. Ratnagiri.     
    3. College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology. Mandki-Palvan.
    4. College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Mandki-Palvan. Tal-Chiplun, Dist-Ratnagiri. Pin -  415641
    5. College of Agriculture, Saralgaon
    6. Saralgaon, Tal. Murbad, Dist. Thane   Yashodip Samajik Vikas Sanstha, Karad, Tal. Karad, Dist. Satara. 
    7. College of Horticulture, Sawarde
    8. Sawarde, Tal. Chiplun, Dtst. Ratnagiri   Sahyandri Shikshan Sanstha, Sawarde, Tal. Chiplun, Dist. Ratnagiri.
    9. Chatrapati Shivaji Agriculture College, Kirlos,
    10. Oros, Tal. Kudal, Dist. Sindhudurg   Sindhudurg Zilla Krishi Prathishthan, Kirlos, Tal. Malvan, Dist. Sindhudurg. 
    11. Shri. S. S. Patil College of Agril. Marketing and Business Management. Panvel.
    12. At. Rasayani, Tal. Panvel, Dist. Raigad.   Karnala Charitable Trust, Panvel, Dist. Raigad. 
    13. College of Agril. Engineering and Technology, Nivali.
    14. Nivali, Tal. Chiplun, Dist. Ratnagiri.   Ratnagiri Sindhudurg Zillha Krushi Phlotpadan Sevasangh, Nivali Tal. Chiplun. Dist. Ratnagiri.
    15. College of Agril. Technology, Kharvate-Dahivali. (Food Sc.) 
    16. Sawarde, Tal. Chiplun, Dtst. Ratnagiri   Sahyandri Shikshan Sanstha, Sawarde, Tal. Chiplun. Dist. Ratnagiri. 

    Constituent Schools 

    1. Agricultural School, Roha, Dist. Raigad 
    2. Agricultural School, Lanja, Dist. Ratnagiri 
    3. Agricultural School, Kosbad Hill, Dist. Thane
    4. Mahatma Gandhi Janta Vidyalaya, Kosbad Hill, Thane

    Recognized Agricultural Schools 

    1. Agricultural School, Sukivali, Tal. Khed, Dist. Ratnagiri 
    2. Agricultural School, Khavati, Tal. Khed, Dist. Ratnagiri 
    3. Agricultural School, Kharavate – Dahivali, Tal. Chiplun, Dist. Ratnagiri 
    4. Agricultural School, Asond, Tal. Dapoli, Dist. Ratnagiri 
    5. Agricultural School, Kolkhe, A-2, Pornima Co-op. Hsg. Society, Near Palaspe Phata, Panvel, Dist. Raigad 
    6. Agricultural School, Punir, Punirphata, Post – Valavati, Tal. Shrivardhan, Dist. Raigad 
    7. Agricultural School, Vawe, Post – Kalamb, Tal. Karjat, Dist. Raigad 
    8. Agricultural School, Nandgaon Khurd, Post – Taloshi, Tal. Mahad, Dist. Raigad 
    9. Agricultural School, Digas, Tal. Kudal, Dist. Sindhudurg 
    10. Agricultural School, Padlos, Tal. Sawantwadi, Dist. Sindhudurg 
    11. Agricultural School, Padlos, Tal. Sawantwadi, Dist. Sindhudurg 
    12. Agricultural School, Madkhol, Tal. Sawantwadi, Dist. Sindhudurg 
    13. Agricultural School, Saralgaon, Tal. Murbad, Dist. Thane 
    14. Agricultural School, Sonivali, Post – Eranjad, Tal. Ambarnath, Dist. Thane 
    15. Agricultural School, Lenad Bk., Tal. Shahapur, Dist. Thane 
    16. Agricultural School, Khanivali (Padgha), Post – Vashind, Tal. Shahapur, Dist. Thane 
    17. Agricultural School, Vadacha Pat, Tal. Malvan, Dist. Sindhudurg
    18. Mali Training Center, College of Agriculture, Dapoli, Dist. Ratnaigiri
    19.  Mali Training Center, Bombay Veterinary College, Near Mahananda Dairy, Goregaon, Mumbai – 400 065


    Dr Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth
    (Professional -Agricultural University)

    Dist Ratnagiri 415 712

    Tel : 02358-282064, 282015, 282065, 282066
    Fax : 02358-282074/284308
    Email : bskkvregistrar@indiatimes.com
    Website : https://www.dbskkv.org

    VC: Dr V B Mehta
    Reg: Shri V R Kale