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Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya

Updated on: Apr 9, 2013

Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya is located in Nadia, West Bengal. It was founded in the year 1974. The Institute offers education in Agriculture, Horticulture, Agricultural Engineering, and other allied disciplines of learning and scholarship. The Viswavidyalaya also promotes Research in many areas. It is an agricultural University which imparts agricultural education both at UG and PG levels.

BCKV offers education at UG, PG and PhD levels in the fields of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Agricultural Engineering.  For admission into an undergraduate course, a candidate should have passed Higher Secondary in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Admissions are made through West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination for undergraduate courses. For admission into postgraduate courses, the candidates should have passed Bachelor Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture. For admission into PhD courses, the candidates should have passed 2 years Masters’ Degree in Agricultural Engineering / Agriculture / Horticulture.

The faculties of the university, namely Agriculture, Horticulture and Agricultural Engineering are home to modern and high value education to create technocrats and scientist of capability to go competitive both at national and international levels.

The Directorate of Extension Education of the University has conducted number of trainings and demonstration through some of its continuing projects in those concerned regions for successful transfer of technology to the users.

BCKV Campus

The Vishwavidyalaya has its North Bengal Campus at Cooch Behar along with three Northern Regional Stations at Kalimpong, Cooch Behar and Dinajpore, which have emerged into a new Agricultural University, Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya (UBKV) to meet the needs of agriculture in North Bengal districts.

BCKV Placement Cell

The BCKV has a fully equipped and round the year placement centre in the campus for the convenience of their out going students. The Dean of Post Graduate Studies heads the placement cell with excellent contacts in the Industry & trade. Students are put into interactive counseling sessions with the members of the placement cell for grooming the students for job placements.

BCKV Facilities

  • Hostel
  • Canteen
  • Workshops
  • Classrooms
  • Library

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