The College of Veterinary Science was established in year 1948 at Nagaon because the erstwhile Assam Veterinary College. The Assam Veterinary College offered 3-year sheepskin course resulting in Graduate in Veterinary Science (G.V.Sc). The quantity of scholars admitted within the 1st batch was thirty three. shortly once independence, with simply 3} students admitted within the 1st batch of the three years sheepskin course (G.V.Sc), the College poised for a protracted march to grow as a premier institute. The enhanced realization of the importance of the veterinary profession plus the person power have to be compelled to handle the veterinary and agriculture activities of the region was the actuation within the growth and development of this establishment that was to follow within the coming back decades. Since then the institute has fully grown leaps and certain within the past.
The College became a constituent College of Assam Agricultural University in 1969. The College beneath the Assam Agricultural University introduced Trimester System of education and commenced Postgraduate courses in 5 disciplines. Intake capability to B.V.Sc. & A.H. course was additionally raised from sixty five to ninety. In 1977, Semester System of education replaced the Trimester System and within the year 1982, the intake capability to B.V.Sc. & A.H. course was once more enhanced to a hundred thirty from ninety, and afterward to one hundred fifty in 1985. Out of the full of fourteen departments existing at that stage, twelve departments started hydrogen ion concentration.D. program by the year 1985. educational rules and curriculum as prescribed by the Veterinary Council of Asian nation for the B.V.Sc. & A.H. program were adopted by AAU in 1995. Presently, the quantity of scholars listed within the 1st year B.V.Sc. & A.H. degree annually is a hundred and enrollment capability of every department in M.V.Sc. and Ph.D. program is ten and four, severally.
Besides transmission teaching, the institute carries out field bound researches in agriculture and veterinary, and additionally provides extension services to the farmers with the aim of technology transfer. The College additionally provides professional services to the state govt. departments of the whole North japanese region of the country, primarily in formulation of biological process plans and policies in agriculture sector. It additionally provides professional services in management and care of life in state zoos, sanctuaries and national parks of the region. The institute strives for human resource development to cater to the requirements of the farmers and breeders for conveyance concerning property improvement within the stock and poultry production through improved breeding, feeding, management and health care.
|Institute Type||Government College|
|Name of the Institute||College of Veterinary Science - CVS|
|Affiliated||Assam Agricultural University - AAU|