Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University,
Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad.
2. Principal Secretary to
Panchayat Raj Department.
3. Commissioner and Director
Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad.
4. Director of Animal
Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad.
5. Principal Secretary to
Dr.S.L. Goswamy, Director, National
Agricultural Research Management (NARM),
Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad.
Dr. E.A. Siddiq, National
Director of Rice Research, Hyderabad
1. Prof. Aldas Janaiah,
College of Agriculture, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad.
2. Dr. M. Venku Naidu
Associate Dean, Agriculture College, Naira.
3. Dr. R. Sarada Jayalaxmi Devi, Professor,
S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupathi.
- Sri A. Praveen Reddy, M.L.A., Husnabad, Karimnagar Dist.
- Sri K. Sudhakar, M.L.A., Madakasira, Anantapur Dist.
- Sri K.S. Rao, M.P., Eluru, West Godavari Dist.
- Sri Suresh Kumar Shetker, M.P., Zahirabad, Medak Dist
1. Sri. N. Chandrababu, S/o. N.
Peddapalem (V), Achampet (M), Guntur District.
2. Sri. C. Reddapa Reddy, S/o. Chinna Reddeppa Reddy,
Pallavolu, Kalikiri, Chittoor District.
3. Sri Malkud Narayan Rao, S/o. B. Narsappa,
Ranga Reddy District.
4. Smt. B. Mamatha
Tirupathi, Chittoor District.
Vacancy will be filled up after
elections to Panchayat Raj held in the State.
1. Sri. M. Vidyanath Reddy,
S/o. M. Ramana Reddy,
SM.D., Shakthi Seeds Pvt. Ltd.,
2. Sri. Kemisetti
S/o. Kumara Swamy,
Manthena (V), Kankipadu (M)
Dr. V. Praveen Rao
His Excellency Governor of Andhra Pradesh
|Board of Management
Dr. A. Padma Raju
Dr. V. Praveen Rao
|Dean of Agriculture
Dr. T.V.K. Singh
|Dean of Home Science
Smt. (Dr.) Anurag Chaturvedi
|Director of Research
Dr. K. Raja Reddy
|Director of Extension
Dr. D. Raji Reddy
|Dean of Agricultural Engineering & Technology
Dr. T.V. Satyanarayana
|Dean of P.G. Studies
Dr. T. Ramesh Babu
|Dean of Student Affairs
Smt. (Dr.) K.V.S. Meena Kumari
Ms. Ch. Hemalatha
Dr. K. Veeranjaneyulu
Sri. T. Satyanarayana
|Controller of Examinations
Dr. P. Chandrasekhar Rao
The University is governed by Board of Management, which, at
present consists of 21 Members, and is the apex body endowed with
the responsibility of taking policy decisions. The Vice-Chancellor
of the University is the Chairman of the Board of Management.
The Board of Management has representation with the Four
distinguished State Government Officials (Principal Secretary,
Panchayat Raj and Rural Development; Secretary, Finance &
Planning Department; Commissioner of Agriculture and Director of
Animal Husbandry), an ICAR nominee, a distinguished Agricultural
Scientist, three Academic Council Members of ANGRAU, four members
representing A.P. state Legislature and Parliament, four
Progressive Agriculturists, two Agro-industrialists and
enterpreneurs are the Members of BOM. Registrar of the University
is ex-officio-Secretary of the Board. This Apex body meets
bimonthly and takes policy decisions as per the Act and mandate of
In the University administration, the Vice-Chancellor is
supported by the University Officers Viz., Faculty Deans (
Agriculture and Home Science), Dean of P. G. Studies, Dean of
Student Affairs, Director of Research, Director of Extension,
Registrar, Comptroller, University Librarian and Estate Officer in
handling academic, research, extension, administration and
The academic administration of the University is guided by the
Academic Council, which is chaired by the Vice-Chancellor and
consists of two Members from the Board of Management, the Deans and
Directors, Associate Deans of the Colleges, the Heads of
Departments of various Faculties and the Professors of the
University. The Vice-Chancellor, in addition, nominates four
members to the Council representing research wing of University and
prominent academicians. The Vice-Chancellor is the Principal
Executive of the University and is also responsible for the
The research and extension activities of the university are
guided by the Research and Extension Advisory Council, comprising
few members of Board of Management, University Officials,
University Heads of Departments, Associate Directors of Research,
Senior Scientists and representatives from the farmers as Members.
The University is organized, functionally, into three operational
wings, namely Academic instruction (teaching), Research and
Extension supported by Administration and Finance wings. The
Vice-Chancellor heads the University administration and is
supported by the Registrar who is responsible for general
administration, Director of Research, Director of Extension, Deans
of Faculties, Comptroller, University Librarian and the Estate
Officer. The Deans of various Faculties are responsible for the
teaching programmes in the Faculties concerned and the Directors of
Research and Extension for the research and extension activities
respectively, whereas the management of University finances is the
responsibility of the Comptroller.
The Associate Deans are the academic and administrative heads of
colleges, while the Associate Directors of Research are responsible
for planning and implementing the research and extension activities
in their respective agro-climatic zones. The individual Research
Stations, within the agro-climatic zone, are headed by the Heads of
Research Stations and the Krishi Vigyan Kendras are headed by Chief
The Academic Council, Chaired by the Vice-Chancellor, is the
principal body responsible for formulating, implementing and
monitoring all the academic programs of the University. All the
Deans, Directors, University Heads of different Departments of the
three faculties and professors are Members of the Academic Council.
C, besides the three Vice-chancellors of Andhra, Sri Venkateswara
and Osmania Universities. Additionally, four members nominated by
the Vice-Chancellor, ten members co-opted by academic council and
two members of BOM are also Members of Academic Council for
offering advice based on their experiences. Academic Council meets
once in six months. The Faculty Boards, headed by the respective
Deans, will Consider all issues concerned with the academic matters
such as formulation of course curricula, syllabi, examinations,
student evaluation procedures etc., which are finally referred to
the Academic Council for approval. Eminent academicians from other
institutions are also nominated as members by Deans of the Faculty
The Research and Extension Advisory Council (REAC), under the
Chairmanship of the Vice-Chancellor functions as the principal
decision making body for the research and extension activities of
the University. It is guided by Zonal Research and Extension
Advisory Councils (ZREACs) constituted for each of the seven
Agro-climatic Zones of the State, with the Associate Director of
Research as the Chair person. All the ZREACs and the REAC have
representatives from the line Departments of the Government of
Andhra Pradesh which include Agriculture, Horticulture, Women and
Child Welfare, Farmers and industries, besides academicians
nominated by the University.
Similarly there is a State Level Coordination Committee headed
by Vice-Chancellor ANGRAU with the following as members to
coordinate, plan, supervise and review the functioning of the DAATT
Centres in the State.
||Director of Extension, ANGRAU
||Directors of line depts. of Animal Husbandry, Horticulture,
Sericulture. Fisheries and Women's Development & Child
||Director of Research, ANGRAU.
||Deans of faculty (Agriculture, and Home Science), ANGRAU.
||Associate Directors of Research, ANGRAU.
||Three farmers (One from each region nominated by the Chairman
of the State Level Coordination Committee.
||Three NGOS nominated by the Chairman of the SLCC
The District level Coordination Committee (DLCC) for each DAATTC
is constituted to oversee the functioning of the district centers
in planning, coordination, execution, and midterm review of its
programme. The District Level Coordination Committee consists
||ADR of the region
||Coordinator of DAATTC
||Joint Directors of the Line Departments/ District level
Officers of the line departments, Irrigation departments. Etc
||Farmers representatives (One from each enterprise viz. Agril.,
Hortil., Animal Husbandry, Fisheries etc.)
||Representatives of Input Agencies -2
||Representative of N.G.Os - 1
The members of DLCC under item no. iv, v and vi are identified
and proposed by the Coordinator of DAATTC in consultation with the
ADR of the zone and District Heads of the line departments, which
is approved by the Director of Extension, ANGRAU. District Level
Coordination Committee decides joint action plan of DAATTC to suit
the farm and farming systems of the district.
District Level Coordination Committee meets twice in a year, one
before each season to decide seasonal joint action plans, to review
the work done in the previous season/year in the district and
suggest improvements needed. The heads of concerned line
departments of the district prepares their action plans for the
district and present before DLCC for discussion and approval, for
Each Vigyan Kendra has a Scientific Advisory Committee, which
consists of the following members.
||Head of the host institution
||Director Extension of concerned SAU
||Zonal Coordinator of the concerned zone
||Representative of ICAR Instt / ICAR Regional Research Station
if located in the district or nearby
||Associate Director Research & Extension of the Zonal
Research Station in which KVK is located.
||District officers of the line departments such as Agriculture,
Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Soil Conservation,
Social/Agroforestry, Soil Conservation, Social/Agroforestry,
Sericulture, Fisheries, Irrigation, Social Welfare, Small Scale
||Representative of the Lead Bank of the district
||Farm Radio Officer of the AIR in which KVK is located
||Representative of Doordarshan Centre in which KVK is
||Two representatives of the farmers one small and one big
nominated by the Head of the Institution
||Training Organiser KVK
This Committee meets twice in a year. In Absence of the Head of
the Institution in the meeting, the members present in the meeting
selects a Chairperson to conduct the meeting. Minimum 50 percent
participation of the members forms quorum.
The committee shall perform the following
- Providing necessary guidance and leadership in developing
infrastructure facilities and thereby building the Kendra to
fulfill its objectives.
- Consideration of the annual and five year plans of the
- Reviewing the progress of the activities and achievements and
offering necessary guidance/suggestions to improve the functioning
of the Kendra.
- Approval of the Annual Accounts of the Kendra before the same
is sent to the Chartered Accountant / Statutory Auditor for
- Adoption of the Statement of Audited Accounts before the same
is sent to the council.
- Approval of the recommendations of the Recruitment/Selection
committee for appointment of staff on vacant posts.