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Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur came into existence in 1975, a premier Agriculture Institution of the nation serving since 1893.  It has glorious past and has been able to maintain meritorious records of research, teaching and extension education since its inception. The University has huge catchment area, spread over in 22 districts (Kanpur Nagar, Kanpur Dehat, Auraiya, Etawah, Farrukhabad, Kannauj, Mainpuri, Etah, Agra, Firozabad, Mathura, Aligarh, Hathras, Kasganj, Hardoi, Sitapur, Lucknow, Lakhimpur Kheri, Unnao, Raebareli, Fatehpur & Kaushambi) & five commissionaires (Kanpur, Lucknow, Allahabad, Agra & Aligarh) of Uttar Pradesh which covers two agro-climatic zones of UP (South Western Semi-Arid & Central Plain) with major mandates “Making provision for the education of rural people of Uttar Pradesh in different branches of agriculture, including rural industry and business and other allied subjects, furthering the frontiers of research in agriculture and allied sciences; and for undertaking field and extension programmes in its service area”. University is committed to continuous improvement in agriculture and allied sectors by developing quality manpower, providing relevant production technologies & dissemination of technologies to the farmers fields through agricultural education, research and extension approaches with a view to prove excellence in areas  of concern.
National Agricultural Higher Education Project provides opportunity to strengthen the national higher education system in the country with overall objective to provide more relevant & high quality education to the students of State Agricultural Universities (SAUs).  Raising the teaching & research standards through improved research and teaching infrastructures &  enhanced  faculty competency and commitments, making agricultural education more attractive to students, Indian Council of agricultural Research, New Delhi has sanctioned a project entitled “Centre  for advanced Agricultural Science & Technology on Nutritional Crops ”to the University with objectives;

  1. Scaling up the capacity building of the faculty enhancing their research and teaching capabilities to impart advance knowledge to P.G students in area of nutritional Crops;
  2.  To provide advance technical trainings/ exposure visit to post graduate students at national  agricultural institutes/ organization for up gradation of skills to make them industry ready and next generation researches;
  3.  To develop a “Knowledge Hub on Nutritional Crop” at National Level, As an advance training centre to upgrade knowledge and skills of various stakeholder through the certificate courses for development of human resources enabling them for agri-entrepreneurship and industry ready, and

 To develop Vibrant Linkages with national/ international/ private organizations for Sharing of Knowledge, promoting innovations and speeding up transfer of technology to end users.

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Dr. H.G Prakash : Director Agricultural Experiment Station
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Ensuing programs

S. No. Title of Proposed programme Physical Targets (No.) Beneficiaries (No.)
1. Nutritional Technology & Environmental Advances in the use of Enzymes in Food Products One day 50
2. Advance Technologies Shaping the Future of Fruits & Vegetables Two days 50
3. Safety and Quality of Fresh Fruits & Vegetables or Farmer training in off Season vegetable Effect on income in India One day 50
4. Technological Intervention in the processing of Fruits & Vegetables or Analysis of enzyme from vegetable waste Two days 50
5. National training on Strategies for sustainable food security in current situation One day 50
6. National training on food quality & management system Two days 50
7. Workshops on Social theme/concepts for Socially and economically weak students One day 100
8. Workshop/Lectures for promoting placement and generating awareness One day 100
9. Skill training on enhancement of communication and presentation skills of the weak students One day 100
10. Language courses for improvement in language competency One day 100
11. Grievance Redness Mechanism (GRM) display board and boxes 02 sets
12. Sanitary napkins vending and disposal machine for female students 03+03
13. National/International Webinar One day 500
14. National/International Training One day 500
15. Quiz/Essay competition One day 350
16. Preparation of Training Manual Two days 200
17. Preparation of Practical Manual Two days 500
18. Farmers Scientist Interface Two days 400
Total   3150
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