Circulars

New-icon Extension of last date for receipt of applications for Endowment Awards of Research wing
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New-icon Endowment Award in the name of "Smt. Vallabhaneni Lakshmamma W/o Sri Vallabhaneni Subba Narasiah Gold Medal for the Best Scientist in Agricultural Sciences" to be awarded from 49th Annual Convocation onwards Applications Called for
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New-icon Sponsorship of award to meritorious Best Researcher by "Mandava Foundation" for the year 2016 - Proposals - Called for
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New-icon Young Scientist Award in the name of Acharya N.G. Ranga for the year 2015 to be presented in the ensuing 49th Annual Convocation - Proposals Called for
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New-icon University Awards - Meritorious Teacher, Research Scientist and Extension Scientist Awards for the year 2015 - Proposals - Called for
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New-icon Proformae for Annual Report 2016-17
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New-icon STATE AWARDS FOR UNIVERSITY TEACHERS - 2017
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New-icon Employee Data Proformae & Memo
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New-icon Award of Incentives to the Meritorious Non-Teaching Employees of the University for their good work and outstanding performance for the year 2017 - Application and certain guidelines
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New-icon Budget Estimates for the year 2017-18
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New-icon Fulbright-Nehru, other Fulbright, and Fulbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship programs for study, research, teaching and professional development in the U.S. APPLY NOW! For details CLICK HERE
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The Alumni Agricultural Graduates Trust for College Development at Agricultural College, Bapatla

Exams / Results / Admissions

New-icon First Year B.Sc (Hons) Agril. - Registration and Commencement of classes
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New-icon AGRICET 2017 Results
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New-icon Fee Structure for Affiliated Private Agril./Horticulture Colleges for 2017-18
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New-icon 49th Convocation on 4 Oct 2017 at 3;00 PM at Nellore - Instructions to Candidates
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New-icon Second Combined Counselling and Counselling for Private Agricultural / Horticultural Colleges 2017-18
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New-icon Sports Certificate Verification and Spot Counseling in BSc (Hons) Community Science
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New-icon Last Ranks in the First Counseling for admissions into BiPC stream UG courses of ANGRAU, SVVU and Dr.YSRHU for 2017-18
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New-icon 2nd Phase Counselling notification for admission into 2/3 years Diploma Courses for the Academic Year 2017-18
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New-icon List of selected candidates in Ph.D. Courses for the Academic Year, 2017-18
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New-icon List of Eligible Candidates for AGRICET-2017
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New-icon Final Merit List: PG Admission for the Academic Year 2017-18
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New-icon Rejected List of Candidates in PG - Entrance Test - 2017-18 for M.Sc. (Ag.) / M.Tech (Ag. Engg.) / M.B.A (ABM) / M.Sc. (H.Sc.) Courses
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New-icon List of Candidates Eligible for Ph.D. Entrance Test for the Academic Year - 2017-18 in the faculty of Agricultural Engineering & Technology and Home Science
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New-icon List of Candidates Eligible for Ph.D. ENTRANCE TEST-2017
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New-icon Seat Matrix of PG and Ph.D. admissions for the Academic Year 2017-18
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New-icon Deadline for submission of PDC & Mark sheets for the candidates writing PG ENTRANCE TEST-2017
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New-icon List of Candidates Eligible for PG ENTRANCE TEST-2017
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New-icon PG EXAMS FINAL SCHEDULE
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New-icon Online Application (Form 'A') for Admission into BiPC stream courses - B.Sc.(Hons) Agril/ B.Tech.(Food Tech)/B.V.Sc.&AH/ B.F.Sc. & B.Sc.(Hons) Horti in ANGRAU, SVVU & Dr.YSRHU for 2017-18. Last Date 08-07-2017(11:59 PM)
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New-icon PG Entrance test 2017-18
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New-icon PG ENTRANCE -2017 - Submission of Course Completion Certificate/Provisional Degree Certificate
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New-icon Combined Admission Notification for BiPC stream UG courses in ANGRAU, SVVU and Dr.YSRHU for 2017-18
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New-icon AGRICET-2017 Notification
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New-icon Notification for Admission to Post Graduate Courses for the Academic Year 2017-18
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New-icon Admission into two year Diploma Courses in Agriculture, Seed Technology, Organic Farming and three year Diploma Course in Agricultural Engineering for the Academic Year 2017-18
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New-icon Procedure to obtain the Original Degree Certificate in UG Programmes
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New-icon Last Ranks of BiPC stream Agril, Veterinary and Horti courses of ANGRAU, SVVU & Dr.YSRHU in 2016-17
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New-icon Last Ranks Agril,/Horti courses in Pvt. Agril / Hort. Colleges in 2016-17

Interviews / Jobs

New-icon Walk-in-Interview for Research Associates in Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Kondempudi, Visakhapatnam District
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New-icon Walk-In-Interview for Teaching Associates in different disciplines (Stat & Maths, Horticulture) at Agricultural College, Bapatla on Contract Basis
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New-icon Walk-in-Interview for Teaching Associates in disciplines of Soil Science and Agril. Chemistry, Agricultural Engineering, English and Veterinary discipline at S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati on 22.09.2017
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New-icon Walk-in-Interview for Teaching Associates / Teaching Assistants in different disciplines at Agricultural College, Naira
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New-icon Recruitment of Senior Research Fellow in NICRA Project "Molecular breeding for the improvement of Swarnasub1 for major abiotic stresses of coastal rice areas" at APRRI & RARS, Maruteru
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New-icon Walk in Interview for the posts of Research Associate (Plant Protection) and Research Associate (Animal Husbandry) at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Rastakuntubai, Vizianagaram (Dist) on 11.09.2017 at 10:00 AM. Suitable Candidates can attend with their original certificates directly
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New-icon Recruitment of Senior Research Fellow (1 No) and Field Investigators (13 No) in the project "Study on feasibility for allowing handling losses at MLS points in the A.P. State" at PHTC, Bapatla
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New-icon Walk-in-interview for Technical Assistant under RKVY Project on "Standardization and Popularization of Millet Based Products"
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New-icon Walk-in-interview to recruit Teaching Associates and Teaching Assistants
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New-icon Appointment of Teaching Associates on temporary basis at College of Home Science - Walk-in-interview on 07-07-2017
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New-icon Walk in Interview for the post of Medical Officer at Student Health Centre, S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati
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New-icon Revised UGC Scales of Pay 2006 - Career Advancement Scheme - Placement in Stage-6 for 6th to 9th batches - Applications - Called for
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New-icon Revised UGC Scales of Pay 2006 - Career Advancement Scheme - 10th & 11th batches - Applications - Called for
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New-icon Advertisement for the posts of Teaching Associates at College of Food Science and Technology, Pulivendula for I Semester 2017-18

Tenders / Quotations

New-icon Engg. Wing Tender Notices
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New-icon Engg. Wing Tender Notices

Extension Education:

Staff Profile:

B. JAMUNA RANI M. Sc. (HSc) (Extn) Ph. D. (Extn)
PASUPULETI USHA RANI M. Sc (Home Science) Ph.D.
A. MARY SWARNALATHA M.Sc. (H.Sc-Extn) Ph.D.(Extn)
P. AMALA KUMARI Ph.D. (Extn)
SARAH KAMALA Ph.D. (Extn)
PREETHI MANUKONDA M. Sc. (Home Science)
R.NEELA RANI M. Sc. (Extn) P. G. Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication
GEETHA REDDY RAMALA M. Sc. (H. Sc. Extn.) M. Phil. (H. Sc. Extn.) Ph.D. (H. Sc.)., PG. Dip. in Stat
N. DEBORAH MESSIANA
M. PRASUNA M. Sc. (Extn) Ph. D. (Extn)
M. S. CHAITANYA KUMARI Ph. D. (H. Sc.- Extn)

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The Mandate:

The faculty of Home Science believes in dissemination of the technologies developed to the farm families through effective extension programmes. As the mandate of the faculty under the Agricultural University setup is to cater to the needs of the rural community and thereby improve the quality of life, the faculty has undertaken extension services with the objectives outlined below:

  • Assessment and refinement of technologies developed for their economic viability through on farm and non-farm research
  • Training farm women, farmers and school dropouts in the latest techniques/skills in the field of Home science and organizing periodic research-farmer-extension interactions
  • Organizing diagnostic surveys and suggesting remedial measures
  • Processing and dissemination of production technologies related to various disciplines of Home science through mass media like press, radio, television, news letters, publications etc. as well as through other extension activities.

The on-farm and non-farm extension activities adopted by the faculty includes

  • Awareness programmes
  • Technology assessment programmes
  • Transfer of technologies
  • Interactive sessions
  • Training programmes conducted for the village women, adolescents and school dropouts

Motivation and Awareness Programme

  • Role of various foods and nutrients in the health management
  • Food groups, balanced diets and RDAs for different age groups
  • Nutritional deficiency diseases prevention and control
  • Diet and nutrition during diseases
  • Food fortification and nutrition intervention programmes
  • Personal hygiene and environmental sanitation
  • Consumer education and Resource management for farm families
  • Sanitation Improvement
  • Fuel Energy Management
  • Selection and care of textiles
  • Quality child care
  • Identification of developmental delay and children with special needs
  • Gender sensitization and Women Empowerment
  • Rural Health, Sanitation and Environmental hygiene
  • Rural Development Programmes etc

The aim of the department is to develop the capacity of women & adolescent girls to be self reliant and productive members of the society and help them to utilize the resources available, in solving problems and in meeting changing demands.

Laboratories

The department possesses well equipped laboratories to enable the students acquire professionalism.

  • Video Editing Lab
  • Audio-visual Lab

Undergraduate Programme:

The UG students who opt for extension education for specialisation will be offered journalism and mass communication as professional elective course.

Broad areas of academic programme include

  • Extension education and rural development.
  • Communication and Instructional technology
  • Programme development for rural families
  • Diffusion and adoption of Homestead technologies
  • Mass Communication and Journalism
  • Creative writing
  • Report writing
  • Print, electronic and photo journalism
  • Photography and video technology
  • Public relations
  • Social marketing
  • Public speaking
  • Computer application in mass communication
  • Mass communication in advertising
  • Special projects and internship
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Training of students in operatingVideo Camera under the course Videography
Students Demonstration in the field under RHWE Programme

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Career Opportunities

  • Journalist, Reporter, Editors, Feature writers,
  • Columnist, Photo Journalist, Translators, Free lance journalism
  • Advertising- Accounts executive, Market Research, Media
  • Executive, Copy writers, Script writers, Visualizers
  • Free lancing
  • Officers in the development departments such as women and child welfare, Social welfare, Tribal welfare DRDA and Voluntary organizations etc.

Certificate courses Offered:

The following certificate courses are offered to both urban and rural people who are interested to take up assignments related with rural development.

Course Duration
Basics of Field Functioning 1 Week
Techniques of Public Speaking 1 Week

Linkages:

Linkages are established with

  • Ambedkar open university, Hyderabad
  • National Academy for Agrl. Research Management (NAARM)
  • National institute for Agriculture and Extension Management (MANAGE)
  • National Institute of Rural Development(NIRD)
  • Dept of Mass Communications, Sarojini Naidu college of fine arts University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad
  • Department of Journalism, Osmania University ,Hyderabad
  • State Institute of Educational technology.
  • Mass Media ETV/ EENADU/GEMINI TV/ MAA TV
  • Veteran journalists of leading news papers-Telugu and English Dailies
  • Bhavan's Institute of Communication and Management , Bashirbagh, Hyderabad
  • Reputed NGO's
  • Dept of Women and Child welfare, Hyderabad.

Technology Assessment

Technologies such as Eco-friendly dyeing methods and making eco-friendly gulals, fibre extraction methods etc. are assessed in the field for their economic viability.

Transfer of viable technologies

Technologies such as Low-cost drudgery reduction, Energy conservation, Low-cost renewable energy devices, Food Adulteration testing, Improvement of Sanitation for Quality living, Consumer Education Package, Dyeing and printing methods, Value added products, fibre crafts, Infant stimulation and intervention packages are successfully transferred to the rural population.

Training Programme (Rural and Urban)

Fabrication and use of developed technologies, Optimum utilization of Available resources, Consumer education and redressal, Garment making, fabric Enrichment, dyeing and printing, handicraft making, eco-holi powders, Parent education on better child care practices, appropriate parenting styles, Participatory approaches in the Development programmes, Trainers training in Community participation, Communication techniques, Extension methods and preparation of Audio-visual aids etc. are few among the vast number of training programmes conducted for the village women, adolesestment school drop outs.

Interactive Sessions

These will be conducted on various issues related to the use and management of resources, girl child education, social evils, selection and care of fabrics, value addition to agro and animal waste etc. to rural folk especially women, school children, Mahila Mandel members Etc. during the celebrations of World Food Day, World Nutrition week World Diabetic day, Breast feeding week, Iodine day, International women's day, World consumer day, Kisan melas, Rythu Utsav, Agriculture fairs and Agriculture meals etc.

Participation in State and university level activities

The faculty participate in Kisan melas, utsar Agri fair, Exhibitions, Zonal Research Extension Advisory Council, World Food day celebrations, Nutrition week, International Women's day, Women in Agriculture day.

Other Activities

Faculty also participates through Radio Talks & Interviews in AIR and Programmes in Television, Popular Articles in leading News papers and Journals, Developing audio-visual material such as translides, posters, folders, book-lets, multi-media packages, developing video cassettes for implementation of extension activities.

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