University: Acharya N.G.Ranga Agricultural University
Address: Amaravathi Road, Lam, Andhra Pradesh 522034
Phone: 091609 53060
Chancellor: S. Raghu Vardhan Reddy
Courses: (B.SC) (MSc) (Mtech) in all stream of Agricultural.
University Type: Public
Founded Year: 12 June 1964
Vice-chancellor: Dr A. Padma Raju
Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU), Hyderabad was established in 1964 and formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University. The University was renamed as Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University in 1996 in honour and memory of an outstanding Parliamentarian Acharya N.G. Ranga. It is accredited by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research and recognized by UGC. The Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University has developed close functional linkages with various organizations at Regional, State, National and international levels.
The University was formally inaugurated on March 20, 1965 by late Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, the then Hon'ble Prime Minister of India. Another significant milestone was the inauguration of the University's building program by Smt. Indira Gandhi, the then Hon'ble Prime Minister of India on June 23, 1966.
In accordance with provisions of the University, 1963, some of the Colleges of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, Hyderabad (affiliated to Osmania University), Agricultural College, Bapatala (affiliated to Andhra University), Sri Venkateswara Agricultural College and Andhra Veterinary College, Tiruapti (affiliated to Sri Venkateswara University) were transferred to the new university in June 1964. Facilities at Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University Central Library, University Auditorium, Planning and Monitoring Cell, Classrooms, Laboratories, Hostel, Sports, Lecture Hall, Gym, Guest House, Health Clinic, Workshops, Auditorium etc. The aim of the faculty is help the student learn how to enhance the standard of individuals in general and rural families in particular through teaching, research and extension activities. The focus is on empowerment of woman and girl children in rural and urban households through self-employment which will help towards rural development.
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