The Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University is considered the biggest in India with a foundation of 9 Colleges, 58 examination stations disseminated in 9 Agro-climatic zones of the State, 8 Agricultural Polytechnics, 1 Horticultural Polytechnic, 1 Multipurpose Polytechnic, 22 District Agricultural Advisory and Transfer of Technology Centers (DAATTCs), 12 Krishi Vigyan Kendras (Farmer Science Center), one Agricultural Technology and Information Center (ATIC) and Agricultural Information and Communication Center ( AI&CC) and Electronic Media Wing separated from one Extension Education Institute (EEI). Consequently, it is a remarkable multi grounds University in the nation having its units working everywhere throughout the State with the two Faculties of Agriculture and Home Science indicating marvelous execution of model nature.
The Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University (APAU) was set up on June 12, 1964 at Hyderabad. The University was officially introduced on March 20, 1965 by the Late Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, the then Hon'ble Prime Minister of India.
The University was renamed as Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University on November seventh 1996 in respect and memory of an exceptional Parliamentarian Acharya N.G. Ranga, who delivered striking sacrificial assistance for the reason for ranchers and is viewed as a remarkable educationist, kisan pioneer and political dissident.
Facilities and Activities
Hostel- There are five Hostels working under the College to give boarding and housing office to the understudies of the College. All the Hostels are very much outfitted with enormous Dining Hall, Reading room, TV room and each room is all around outfitted with required furniture for agreeable remain of understudies. One of the one of a kind component is that all the Hostels have been furnished with Solar Water warming frameworks to flexibly high temp water to the guests as and when required. In addition, steam cooking units were additionally given to all the Hostels to preparing of good quality food.
Central library - The focal library working with a floor covering zone of 4645 sq. mts., can oblige more than 2 lakhs books and sitting limit of around 200 perusers. Separate library structures/extensive and practical lobbies are accessible at other branch libraries. All the libraries are very much outfitted with an amicable air for in-house utilization of books and periodicals. Disc ROM offices are accessible in all major grounds so as to give access to world rural writing.
Computer Center - The Computer Center at Rajendranagar, as a focal figuring office of the University, was set up in 1982. The middle is furnished with the most recent age PCs and working on different sorts of Operating frameworks taking into account all registering needs of the University. As of late, PC organizing has been acquainted in the University with access most recent logical advances and related data over the globe. Practically all branches of the universities were given PCs for use by the staff and understudies. Establishment of Local Area Network (LAN) is in progress in all the seven zonal home office, schools just as University central station.
University Auditorium - The University has all around structured multi reason hall of International norms built at Rajendranagar Campus during the year 2001. It has complex framework to direct gatherings, courses, symposia, and universal meetings covering a plinth zone of 5000 square meters. The primary corridor of the amphitheater can oblige 1000 agents. It has two class corridors with a seating limit of 160 and 110 and a gathering lobby of 50 seating limit. The theater is outfitted with incorporated AC office of 90 ton limit. It has a focal flask, an immense meal corridor and space for indoor games. The theater is outfitted with the most recent sound video gear, for example, projectors, DTS framework, Morten stage lighting framework with Computer Control Camera inclusion, 70 mm screen in the principle corridor, including programmed language interpretation framework in one of the workshop lobbies.
Planning and Monitoring Cell - Individual officials concerned do the arranging of different exercises of the University and it is then actualized with the endorsement of Competent Authority. In any case, during the previous 40 years, the University became particularly in size and exercises expanded tremendously. Other than these, the linkages among the Universities, organizations and offices at State, National and International levels have additionally expanded prompting complex circumstances. All these required to develop an appropriate instrument for arranging as well as for observing the exercises of the University, gathering required information and making a Data Bank, program examination, checking and assessment of various plans working the University and furthermore recommend restorative measures for executing the projects of the University every once in a while.
Research Infrastructure - A Regional Agricultural Research Station (RARS) of the University is situated in every one of the nine distinguished agro climatic zones of the State with a complete number of 67 Research Stations spread everywhere throughout the state, with at any rate one in each area.
Electronic Wing - It is endowed to create intuitive CDs on various yields on seed to seed idea and created CDs on Rice, Cotton, beats, Mango, SRI, Groundnut, castor and wooly aphid in sugarcane.
Kisan Melas - Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University has been arranging Kisan Melas through its habitats to escalate augmentation administrations of University and to make mindfulness and teach ranchers about most recent cultivating advances and ongoing improvements in agribusiness and partnered fields.
Placement Cell - The Placement Cell in the school is working viably since the time its beginning to assist the understudies. During the year under report numerous Companies, Banks, Industries and so forth are mentioning the College for enlistment of the Graduates as Probationary Officers, Field Officers, Marketing Managers and so on. The Placement cell gives the chance to the understudies by welcoming all the organizations to enroll the understudies by directing Campus interviews.
Sports - The College has settled Sports Complex with extensive region and various Courts to play open air games like Cricket, Volleyball, Football, Basket ball, badminton, Tennis court. The Sports Complex additionally has the superb arrangement for indoor games like Table Tennis, Chess, Carroms and Shuttle badminton. Adequate space is likewise accessible for games like Running race, Shotput, Javelin toss, Long hop, High Jump - 100X400 hand-off and so on.
Scholarship facility- The understudies of this College have the office of getting the grant from the Social Welfare Department and BC government assistance at UG level.
Literacy occasions - These incorporate Elocution, Essay composing, Debate, Quiz and so on.
Social Activities - These incorporate One act play, Solo melody, Group tunes, Solo move, Group move, Mono activity, Mimicry etc.The understudies of this College are similarly effectively taken an interest in VI and VII Youth Parliament rivalries and won by and large Third Prize and 10 individual prizes. Thus, the understudies are likewise urged to take an interest in the NCC movement to partake in all the NCC programs like Mounted undertaking, NCC Camps to get the 'B' and 'C' Certificates.