Message From Head
Welcome to the website of the Agrotechnology Discipline of Khulna University, Khulna, Bangladesh! Agrotechnology Discipline at Khulna University was established on March 1996 with the vision of strengthening human resources and propelling the development of the Agriculture in Bangladesh. The Discipline is mandated to produce skilled manpower with advanced knowledge in agriculture. The Discipline is striving continuously to ensure quality education for students. It is producing successfully at least 40 skilled agriculturists every year. The Discipline has also started producing specialist with postgraduate education (MS) in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Animal Nutrition and Genetics and Plant Breeding. Higher education in other branches of agriculture will be offered in near future. Some students have already enrolled in the Discipline for studying Ph.D. from the Session 2009-2010. Moreover, the teachers and students of the Discipline are involved in conducting research on different current local and national problems and papers & articles have been publishing in national and international journals, newspapers and books, etc. It also arranges national seminar, training programs and workshops for farmers, researchers and local entrepreneurs for improving the status of the beneficiaries.The Discipline is continuing various projects funded by different reputed funding organizations such as USDA, ACIAR, KGF, BARC, KU Research Cell, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Science and Technology and UGC etc. Agrotechnology Discipline publish a peer-reviewed journals named South Asian Journal of Agriculture (SAJA).
Prof. Dr. Sarder Safiqul Islam
Agrotechnology Discipline ,Khulna University.