West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences

The West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences was established on 2 January 1995 by a Legislative Act (West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Science Act-VI,1995). Before this, veterinary education in the state was imparted by Bengal Veterinary College, a premier institution of the country which was established in 1893. It was the second oldest veterinary college in the country and the college was expanded, enriched and functioned under the University of Calcutta until 1974. In 1974, the college was merged with Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya in Mohanpur, district Nadia, as the Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences. The UG campus is situated in Mohanpur, district Nadia, as the Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences,W.B.U.A.F.S. The UG campus is shifted from Belgachia to Mohanpur in 2014. The PG campus is situated in Belgachia, Kolkata.

West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences
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TypePublic
Established1995
ChancellorGovernor of West Bengal
Vice-ChancellorProf. P. Biswas
Location
Campus[[Urban areas|Urban]
Websitewbuafscl.ac.in/ wbuafsce.org

FacultyEdit

  • Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Mohanpur & Kolkata.
  • Faculty of Dairy Technology, Mohanpur, Nadia.
  • Faculty of Fishery Sciences, Chakgaria, Kolkata

Faculty of Veterinary SciencesEdit

Departments are

  • Veterinary Anatomy, Histology and Embryology
  • Veterinary Physiology
  • Veterinary Biochemistry
  • Veterinary Pathology
  • Veterinary Microbiology
  • Veterinary Parasitology
  • Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Veterinary Surgery and Radiology
  • Veterinary Gynaecology and obstetrics
  • Veterinary Medicine, Ethics and Jurisprudence
  • Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
  • Veterinary Public Health
  • Animal Production and Management
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Animal Genetics and Breeding
  • Animal Products Technology and Marketing
  • Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension

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