Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir Srinagar

Establishment

The university was founded in the year 1982 by an Act passed by the State Legislature of Jammu and Kashmir. It was named after Kashmiri leader Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah who is popularly known as Sher-e-Kashmir (Lion of Kashmir). The name given to the university was "Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology" (SKUAST).

In the year 1998-99, the territorial jurisdiction of the University was redefined by amending the SKUAST Act 1982 under which a separate agriculture university was established for Jammu Division and named as Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-J). Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir has jurisdiction over Kashmir Valley and Ladakh comprising two agro-ecological zones.

Courses Offered

 Undergraduate Degree Courses

  1. B.Sc. (Agriculture) 
  2. B.F.Sc (Fisheries Science)
  3. B.Sc. (Forestry) 
  4. B.Sc. (Sericulture) 
  5. B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering)
  6. B.V.Sc. & AH.

Masters Degree Courses

  1. M.Sc. (Agriculture)
  2. M.Sc. (Forestry)
  3. M.Sc. (Environmental Sciences)
  4. M.Sc. (Agricultural Statistics) 
  5. M.Sc. (Sericulture)
  6. M.F.Sc.
  7. M.V.Sc.

 
Doctoral Degree Courses

  1. Ph.D (Agriculture)
  2. Ph.D (Sericulture)
  3. Ph.D (Veterinary Sciences)

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

Contact
Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir

Shalimar Campus P.B.No 262,
Srinagar 190 001,
Jammu and Kashmir

Tel : 0194-2462159-60, 2463655, 2461271, 2436224
Fax : 0194-2462160, 246 1271
Email : skuast_aris@yahoomail.com, gora_manzoor@yahoo.co.in, info@skuastkashmir.net
Website : https://www.skuastkashmir.ac.in

VC: Prof Anwar Alam
Reg: Dr M A Gora