Ph.D:Small farm implementation suitable for hill agricultureNagaland University
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The Nagland University was established by the Nagaland University Act, 1989 of the Parliament on 6th Sept. 1994. It is the only Central University in the State having three campuses, viz., Lumami Headquarters, Kohima and Medziphema. At present the University is functioning from its Kohima Campus as Interim Headquarters. The University is located in the tribal dominated State of Nagaland having borders with Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur and Myanmar (Burma on its long eastern stretch). Each Campus has its own administrative and academic unit to manage the day to day educational affairs.
The course of Agricultural Engineering came into existence in the year 1978 which was also the year of beginning of SASRD as a college of Agriculture under North-Eastern Hill University. Initially, the Department offered the courses in the disciplines of Physics, Mathematics and Agricultural Engineering to the students of PU(Agri.) and B.Sc (Agri.). In the past some minor courses were also taught by teachers of the department to the M.Sc (Agri.) students of soil convervation. The Department was given the post graduate status when its Board of Post Graduate Studies was formed Vide Nagaland University Notification No. FA-B/BBGS/3-3/(Conf) 95 Dt. 07-12-95, consequent on the transfer of SASRD to Nagaland University from NEHU.
i) Small agriculture implements suitable for hilly region and other equipment related to Soil and Water Engineering have been procured from ICAR research complex, Shillong Meghalaya for practical training to the students.
ii) The Department has developed a site on the institutional farm consisting of farm structures for the field practicals of the students.