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Khulna Agricultural University (Bengali: খুলনা কৃষি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) is a government-financed public university in Khulna, Bangladesh.[1][2]

Khulna Agricultural University
খুলনা কৃষি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
TypePublic university
Established2019 (2019)
ChancellorPresident Abdul Hamid
Vice-ChancellorShahidur Rahman Khan
Students60
Location
Deana, Daulatpur, Khulna (Temporary)
Arangghata, Khulna (Permanent)
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CampusUrban, 1500 acres(Proposed)
NicknameKAU
Websitekau.edu.bd

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Faculties and DepartmentsEdit

There are seven faculties in Khulna Agricultural University, which have 51 departments:

Faculty of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical SciencesEdit

  • Department of Anatomy and Histology
  • Department of Physiology
  • Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Department of Microbiology and Public Health
  • Department of Livestock Production and Management
  • Department of Pathology
  • Department of Parasitology
  • Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding
  • Department of Dairy Science
  • Department of Poultry Science
  • Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
  • Department of Animal Nutrition
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Surgery
  • Department of Theriogenology

Faculty of AgricultureEdit

  • Department of Agronomy
  • Department of Soil Science
  • Department of Entomology
  • Department of Horticulture
  • Department of Plant Pathology
  • Department of Crop Botany
  • Department of Plant Genetics and Biotechnology
  • Department of Agricultural Extension and Information Systems
  • Department of Agroforestry
  • Department of Agricultural Chemistry
  • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Faculty of Fisheries and Ocean SciencesEdit

  • Department of Fish Biology and Genetics
  • Department of Aquaculture
  • Department of Fishery Resources Congervation and Management
  • Department of Fisheries Technology and Quality Control
  • Department of Oceanography
  • Department of Fish Health Management

Faculty of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness StudiesEdit

  • Department of Agricultural Economics
  • Department of Sociology and Rural Development
  • Department of Agribusiness and Marketing
  • Department of Agricultural Statistics and Bioinformatics
  • Department of Agricultural Finance, Co-operative and Banking
  • Department of Language and Communication Studies

Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and TechnologyEdit

  • Department of Farm Structure
  • Department of Farm Power and Machinery
  • Department of Irrigation and Water Management
  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Department of Mathematics and Physics

Faculty of Food Sciences and SafetyEdit

  • Department of Food Engineering and Technology
  • Department of Food Nutrition
  • Department of Quality Control and Safety Management
  • Department of Bioprocess Engineering

Faculty of Environment, Disaster Risks and Agro-Climatic StudiesEdit

  • Department of Environment and Agroclimatic Studies
  • Department of Forestry and Mangrove Studies
  • Department of Wildlife Ecology
  • Department of Disaster Risk Management

AdmissionEdit

Undergraduate programEdit

  • B.Sc. Agriculture(Hons.)
  • B.Sc. Vet Science and Animal Husbandry
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • B.Sc. Fisheries(Hons.)
  • B.Sc. Oceanography(Hons.)
  • B.Sc. Agricultural Economics(Hons.)
  • B.Sc. Agricultural Engineering
  • B.Sc. Biocomputing Engineering
  • B.Sc. Food Engineering
  • B.Sc. Food Safety Management
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science(Hons.)
  • B.Sc. Disaster Managemet(Hons.)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Academic activities of Khulna Agricultural University commence". United News of Bangladesh. 30 January 2019. Retrieved 19 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Government to set up Bangladesh's fifth agricultural university in Khulna". bdnews24.com. 5 July 2015.

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