KAMDHENU UNIVERSITY, GANDHINAGAR-382010, GUJRAT
The Kamdhenu University came into existence by the Kamdhenu University Act, 2009 with effect from July 8, 2009. However, it's started actual functioning with effect from 19th August 2014 when Prof. M. C. Varshneya, former Vice Chancellor of Anand Agricultural University took over as Vice Chancellor of Kamdhenu University. The University is engaged in education, research and development leading to advancement of learning in the fields of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Dairy, Fisheries and Allied sciences in the state of Gujarat.
To be the National Leader in Education and Research in the fields of Veterinary and Allied Sciences
• To excel in Education and Research and make advancement in all the fields of learning leading to welfare of all living beings.
• To shape the students into compassionate professionals To promote productivity of Animals, Livestock and Aquaculture through dissemination of knowledge empowering their owners.
means striving for welfare of all living beings.
The KU is working for welfare of all living beings through its multi-faceted academic, research and extension education programmes with focus on animals, milk and fisheries to uplift the standards of life of farmers and people at large.
Our logo covers Water, Earth and Sky, all the three elements described as Panchmahabhuta depicted by symbols of a fish, cow and bird. The milk-can denotes Dairy and mechanization of entire animal sector. The open book at the bottom emanates knowledge. The blue-cross symbolizes Veterinary profession, while K and U - represents Kamdhenu University. 'K' as an arrow is pointing to our goals and test tube as 'U' indicates scientific research. Two majestic Asiatic Lions-the pride of Gujarat, signifies courage. The octagonal background ensconcing logo is the symbol of Goddess Laxmi.
Kamdhenu University at present runs following programmes through its constituent and affiliated institutes.
Under Graduate Programme
Diploma in Animal Husbandry
Post Graduate Programmes
From this academic year (2015-16) the Kamdhenu University will be starting post graduate programmes in the different faculties in the subject's viz., Animal Genetics and Breeding, Livestock Production and Management, Veterinary Gynaecology, Animal Nutrition, Dairy Microbiology, Dairy Chemistry and Aquaculture.
University Officials are as Listed Below