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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 Agricultural science
Established2019 (2019)
ChancellorPresident Abdul Hamid
Vice-ChancellorShahidur Rahman Khan
Deana, Daulatpur, Khulna (Temporary)
Arangghata, Khulna (Permanent)
CampusUrban, 1500 acres


Faculties and DepartmentsEdit

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

Faculty of Veterinary,Animal and Biomedical SciencesEdit

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

Faculty of AgricultureEdit

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

Faculty of Fisheries and Ocean SciencesEdit

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

Faculty of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness StudiesEdit

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

Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and TechnologyEdit

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

Faculty of Food Sciences and SafetyEdit

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

Faculty of Environment,Disaster Risks and Agro-Climatic StudiesEdit

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

Degress offerd by KAUEdit

  • 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.)


  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". 5 July 2015.

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