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Agricultural School
Junagadh Agricultural University

Agricultural School was established in 1960. Previously, it was comes under Gujarat Agricultural University. After that, GAU has been splitted into four Agricultural Universities of the state in 2004. Presently, it working under Director of Extension Education, Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh. Agricultural school imparted two year of Diploma Gujarati courses which has only single school in Gujarat State.

(A) Objectives :

  1. To impart scientific practical knowledge to the sons of farmers where they   utilize their knowledge for the betterment of farming.
  2. To give scientific knowledge about Agriculture so they working in different Agricultural public/private sectors.
  3. Agricultural school provides idea/skills for self Agri. business.

(B) Faculty Profile :

Sr. No.
Specialized Subject
H. K. Jadav
Assistant Professor
M.Sc. Horticulture
Vegetable Science
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R. M. Parmar
Agricultural Officer
M.Sc. Agriculture
Soil Science
V.V. Padhar
Agriculture Supervisor
Agriculture Diploma
Agriculture Assistant
Agriculture Diploma
Agriculture Assistant
Agriculture Diploma
Agriculture Assistant
Agriculture Diploma
N.M. Vadhadiya
Senior Clerk
B.A., M.A.

(C) Facilities :

  1. Hostel : Without paying any fees of hostel and is compulsory for all the candidates. Hostel mess governed by the students themselves.
  2. Library : There are 851 books related to different subjects available in library.
  3. Museum : Crop and variety wise seeds, implements related to crop protection, dairy, soil survey and extension education aids are available in museum.
  4. Farm : Out of total 19.04 ha. Land, 15.11 ha land is under cultivation with medium irrigation facilities for practical work and seed production programme of cotton, sesame, cumin, onion and castor are being taken and truthfull seeds are supplied to farmers.
  5. Education Tour : Field/Education tour were planned every year with object that candidate become familiar with research activities of different research station of Agril. Universities.
  6. Sports : Participation in Sports  competition organized every year at university level.
  7. Stipend : The stipend Rs. 190/- per month is paid by Junagadh Agricultural University to the students except SC and ST Categories.
  8. Scholarship : SC/ST students were obtained scholarship from the Gujarat State Social Welfare Department as per norms.

(D) Academic Details :

1. Subjects :

Sr. No.
First Year
Second Year
Soil Science
Agricultural Extension and Co-operation
Crop Production-1
Crop Production-2
Crop Production-1
Crop Production-2
Animal Science-1
Animal Science-2
Agril. Implements
Farm Management

2. Examination :

There are two internal tests and final examinations in each year were taken according to the rules of J.A.U., Junagadh, all the examination process conducted by Director of Extension Education, J.A.U., Junagadh.

(E) Admission Details :

  1. The candidates must have passed a new SSC or its equivalent examination
  2. The age of the candidates must be 15 to 25 years.
  3. The students are admitted according to merit.
  4. The native of candidate must be of Saurashtra region.
  5. Farmers son weightage 5 %
  6. Admission Seats 30.
  7. Reservation for SC/ST/OBC candidates 7.15 and 27 % respectively or as per norms.
  8. SSC pass with Agril. Subject weightage 2 %.

(F) Other Information :

1. One project of Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited (SSNL) running in the farm.

  • Farmer training
  • Field visit
  • Farmer days
  • FLD (Front Line Demonstration) on farmer field.
  • Soil Sampling
  • Exhibition of successful innovation
  • Seed distribution


વિસ્તરણ શિક્ષણ નિયામકશ્રી, જુ.કૃ.યુ., જુનાગઢ દ્વારા તા. 29/01/2020 to 12/02/2020 દરમ્યાન ગ્રીન હાઉસ/નેટ હાઉસમાં થતી ખેતી પરના તાલીમ કાર્યક્રમનું આયોજન.
Digital Banking awareness programme “Way to digital India” organized on 18th January, 2020 by NSS unit of College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, JAU, Junagadh in collaboration with State Bank of India, JAU campus branch.
One day Programme on “Social & Human Values” for the students of 4th Semester B.Tech. (Agril.Engg.) was organized under IDP (NAHEP) by JAU on January 20, 2020.
Two days Programme on “English Speaking & Communication Skills” for the students of 2nd Semester B.Tech. (Agril.Engg.) was organized under IDP (NAHEP) by JAU during January 21-22, 2020.
Celebration of Dr. Subhas Chandra Bose Janm Jaynti at Junagadh Agricultural University on 23.01.2020.
વિસ્તરણ શિક્ષણ નિયામકશ્રી, જુ.કૃ.યુ., જુનાગઢ દ્વારા તા. 05-06/02/2020 દરમ્યાન દ્વિમાસિક તાલીમ કાર્યક્રમનું આયોજન.
Dept. of FPT, College of Fisheries, J.A.U.,Veraval is going to organize a Five Days Vocational Training on “Advances in Fish Processing Technology" "and "Challenges and Opportunities in Field of Seafood Processing Sector” on January 20-24, 2020.
Training programme for farm women of Tapi district will be organized by DEE, JAU, Junagadh at SSK on January 27-29, 2020.
Training programme for farmers of Choki will be organized by DEE, JAU, Junagadh at SSK on January 22-24, 2020.
Dept. of Vet. Anatomy, College of Veterinary Science & A.H., J.A.U., Junagadh is going to organize a Five Days Vocational Training on “Alternative Scientific Modalities to Improve the Learning Skills in Veterinary Anatomy” on 21st to 25th, January, 2020.