School of Agricultural Sciences : Genesis, Vision and Mission

Genesis, Vision and Mission

Vision :

Providing Professional, Vocational and  Skill based Education in Agriculture to rural, tribal and disadvantaged Farming Communities in Maharashtra through Open and Distance Learning.


Reaching out to Practicing Farmers,  Agro-input Dealers, Rural Youths, Farm Women, Farm Labourers & Agricultural Extension Functionaries in Maharashtra through Open and Distance Learning.


1. To offer an opportunity for Rural youth, practicing farmers, farm    women, government functionaries and officials for self learning through distance education

2.  To offer courses in the vital agriculture developmental areas relevant to Maharashtra state for raising production and productivity through knowledge and skill empowerment of farming community.

3.  To generate Self Employment opportunities among the rural youth and enhance the socio-economic status of the farmers and rural youths.