Agriculture University Kota
About Agriculture University Kota
Recognizing the importance of agricultural growth and development in assuring livelihood security of its population, the Government of Rajasthan gave high priority to develop agricultural education, research and extension in the state. A separate Agricultural University was created in the year 1987 at Bikaner. The service area of this university was whole Rajasthan. On 1st November, 1999, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur (MPUAT), the second Agricultural University of the state, (initially named as Agricultural University, Udaipur) came into existence by bifurcation of the Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner, through Government of Rajasthan Ordinance No. 6 of 1999, which became an Act in May, 2000.