|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Nov 12: 16th meeting of Board of Studies for Faculty of Agriculture of SKUAST-Jammu was held today on 12-11-2018 in the Committee Room of Dean at Chatha under the chairmanship of Prof. Dharam Pal Abrol, Dean Faculty of Agriculture. At the outset, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture formally welcomed Professor Professor V K Razdan, Incharge Librarian, Prof. S.K.Gupta, Prof. V.K.Wali, Prof. Rakesh Nanda, Prof. Sushil Sharma, Prof. Sanjay Khar, Prof. Hafeez Ahmed, Prof. Anil Gupta, Prof. Rajinder Peshin, Prof. R K Gupta, Prof. Jyoti Kachroo, Prof. R.K.Salgotra, Prof. Jagmohan Singh and all the members of Board of Studies including Associate Professors and other members. The agendas of this meeting were presented by Dr Parshant Bakshi, Member Secretary that includes change in eligibility criteria for admission to B Tech Biotechnology as per Vth Dean's committee report of ICAR, institutionalization of B.Sc. (Hons.) in Horticulture under Faculty of Agriculture and also to expedite the work of creation of Faculty of Horticulture, Agriculture Engineering and Dairy Technology.
In the concluding remarks the chairman, Prof. D.P.Abrol stressed on adhering to academic regulations and framing of such curricula which will help in overall development of student so that they will compete both at national and international level. He lauded the efforts put in by the all faculty members in bringing laurels to the University. He also promised to leave no stone unturned for maintaining the quality standards in academic excellence of SKUAST-Jammu.