Mission & Objectives

  • To develop technically competent graduates who can apply their acquired knowledge and skills to diversify and industrialize agriculture for socio-economic transformation of the rural society.
  • To improve the grain yield and value-added traits of different crops; improve the agronomic characteristics of these crops; and provide educational opportunities for students in Agri-extension, Agrieconomics, Agronomy, plant breeding, pathology, soil sciences, entomology etc..
  • To generate wealth and employment in the sector of agriculture and make Nepalese agriculture competitive.
  • To conduct various aspects of research about the problems faced by farmers, change agents and agro-industrialists with a view to recommend possible measures in dealing with them.
  • To achieve economic and environmental sustainability through integrated management of productivity, production, marketing, and end-use of farm produce and to promote the local initiative to address issues like climate change and food security.
  • To participate effectively in agriculture campaigns, academics and farm-related activities launched by the government, AFU and other agencies.
  • To support and strengthen the capacity of the farming communities and its association in terms of policy, research, development, and advocacy.