Information on courses, admissions process, exams & results of Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (JNKVV Jabalpur), Jabalpur

Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya

Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya conducts Education, Research and Extension activities for enhancing productivity, profitability and sustainability of agricultural production systems and quality of rural livelihood in the state of Madhya Pradesh. A centre of teaching and research in the field of agriculture and allied science, it is a state university recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC).
Educational Streams
The university offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degree programmes in Agriculture, Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry and Agricultural Engineering. Admissions to the Bachelor degree programs are made through Pre Agriculture Test for Faculty of Agriculture and Agricultural Engineering and through Pre Medical Test for Faculty of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry organized by MP Board of Professional Examination, Bhopal. Admission in Post-Graduate studies is given on merit basis. Ten percent extra seats are created above the prescribed intake capacity for Indians living abroad and foreign nationals. The university has in its jurisdiction seven colleges of agriculture, two veterinary science and a animal husbandry college, and one agricultural engineering college; nine zonal research stations; 16 regional research stations and 15 agricultural science centres.
Colleges affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University have well-equipped laboratories, library, instructional farm, ARIS cell linked with global information system, and class-room facilities. Central Library at Jabalpur has plenty of literature besides international abstracting services with CD-ROM and Internet facilities. Well-furnished hostels are available for boys and girls. Well-equipped Gymnasium, NCC, NSS, educational tours and agro-industrial information help students to develop their skills and personality, whereas placement cell guides them to choose the profession.
The university has contributed to food security through development of new varieties of rice, wheat, maize, sorghum, chickpea, pigeonpea, mung and urid bean. It has remarkably contributed to the success of oil seed production through development of high yielding and oil rich varieties of mustard (one variety), sesame (five varieties), safflower (three varieties), niger (one variety), groundnut (three varieties) and soybean (nine varieties). It has developed the famous JS (Jawahar Soybean) series of soybean varieties with better oil (18-20%) and protein (40-42%) content and resistant to major diseases. It has developed a number of seeds, vegetables, aromatic and medicinal plants. The university has done a lot to develop crop varieties.


  • Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
  • Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry
  • Extension Education and Rural Management
  • Horticulture
  • Agronomy
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Plant Breeding and Genetics
  • Plant Pathology
  • Entomology
  • Forestry
  • Crop & Herbal Physiology
 Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry
  • Veterinary Anatomy & Histology
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Livestock Production and Management
  • Animal Reproduction, Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • Veterinary Biochemistry
  • Clinical Veterinary Medicine
  • Preventive Veterinary Medicine, Jurisprudence & Epidemiology
  • Veterinary Microbiology
  • Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Veterinary Pathology
  • Poultry Science
  • Veterinary Physiology
  • Veterinary Surgery & Radiology
  • Veterinary Parasitology
  • Wild life Health & Management
  • Veterinary Public Health
  • Livestock Products Technology
  • Veterinary Extension
  • Fishery Science
 Agriculture Engineering
  • Agricultural Structures and Environmental Engineering
  • Agricultural Technology and Process Engineering
  • Applied Physics and Agricultural Meteorology
  • Farm Machinery and Power
  • Soil and Water Engineering
  • Mathematics and Statistics

Contact Details:
Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya
Jabalpur - 482 004

Phone: +91-761-2680771
Fax: +91-761-264163
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