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College of Agriculture is situated at Shivaji Nagar, Shivaji Nagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India- 411005 in Pune.

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B.Sc. - Agriculture
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.Sc. in Horticulture
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences

College of Agriculture - CoA

The College of Agriculture, Agriculture, Shivaji Nagar Pune traces back its origin in the year 1907, in the city of Pune, Maharashtra. The institute has an aim to achieve vigorous research in the field of Agriculture, that would lead to the development of the sector on the immensely fertile land of the state of Maharashtra. The mission statement of the institute is 'to generate competent agri - professionals with immense commitment to the spirit of professionalism and responsible citizenship, in a competitive global environment.' The College of Agriculture is a government aided institute, and is affiliated to Maharashtra Agricultural University. As a result of the establishment of the Department of Agriculture at the national level and at the provinces, the realization that research and education are the very foundations for the development of agriculture dawned on the minds of the administrators, educationists, social reformers and thinkers. Mahatma Jyotiba Phule, the noted thinker, social reformer and agriculturist of Pune appealed to the British Government to set institutions for agricultural education and research in India. This led to the opening of a branch for teaching agriculture in the College of Science at Pune in 1879 that was subsequently developed into a separate College of Agriculture in 1907. Initially three year diploma of the Bombay University was offered. In 1899 a degree course leading to Licentiate in Agriculture (L.Ag.) was started. The Bombay University in the year 1909 further extended the scope of these studies, raised the standards and instituted the degree of Bachelor of Agriculture (B.Ag.). Its nomenclature was changed to Bachelor of Science in Agriculture [B.Sc.(Agri.)] and the first batch of graduates with this degree passed out in 1937.

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Why join College of Agriculture Pune


The College of Agriculture, Pune is one of the oldest Agricultural Colleges in the Country. The College has completed 100 years of its establishment and celebrated its Centenary Year in 2007.


A VIP Guest House with accommodation for 24 guests is provided in college.



9 Type Courses Available

  • 2 UG Courses
  • 7 PG Courses


The NSS unit of the College received the Indira Gandhi NSS Award- 2009-10 for its role in Social Work.

Harit Pune Award-2007 of the Pune Municipal Corporation for Significant Contribution in Tree Plantation, Tree Conservation and Social Awareness thereof.

The Hi-Tech Floriculture and Vegetable Project has been bestowed with the Golden Eagle Europe-2010 Award by the ACTUALIDAD Madrid, Publishing House, Spain for prestige and quality.

University of Excellence Award for the year 2008-09 with Special Grants of Rs. 100 Cr to the MPKV, Rahuri on the occasion of Centenary of the College of Agriculture, Pune

College of Agriculture Placements

The college provides 100% placement of its students. For the graduates of the college and graduation students, the campus interviews of the multi-national and national banks, companies, firms, institutes are arranged by the college.


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College of Agriculture

The College of Agriculture, Shivaji Nagar  provides all the modern facilities that are required in order to develop the agricultural domain of the country, and the state in the different fields of agriculture. The different facilities that The College of Agriculture offers are Banks, Dispensary, Gymnasium and Playgrounds, Computer Lab, VIP Guest House, Library, Hostels and Students Co-operative Stores.





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