विलासराव देशमुख कृषि जैवतंत्रज्ञान महाविद्यालय, जि. लातूर - ४१३ ५३१ (महाराष्ट्र)

Vilasrao Deshmukh College Of Agricultural Biotechnology Dist. Latur - 413 531 (Maharashtra)


Name of Incharge Email Id Contact No
Dr. Yogesh S. Bhagat Education In-charge (UG) [email protected] 9900591961
Dr. Sarika R. Bhalerao Education In-charge (PG) [email protected] 9922515404
Courses offered Intake Capacity No of students enrolled No of Male students enrolled No of Female students enrolled No of OS students enrolled No of foreign students enrolled
B.Tech. Biotechnology 50 135** 81 54 04 --
M.Sc. Agril. Biotechnology 38* 24** 13 11 -- --

*30 students from GAT-B CET conducted by DBT and 8 students from MCAER CET
**for the Academic Year 2021-22

Information on Classrooms for UG programme

All the classrooms have ergonomically well-furnished dual-desks and having the generator back-up towards uninterrupted power supply, interactive board, audio -visual facility and internet Wi-Fi facility. The same classrooms are convertible and are used for examination purpose.

No. of Classrooms for UG Programmes: 03

Capacity of Classrooms (No. of Students/ Classroom)
Classroom-1 Classroom-2 Classroom-3
50 50 50
Also used as Auditorium and Examination Hall; LCD Projector and Screen Interactive Board with LCD Projector and Screen LCD Projector and Screen
Area: 34 x 40 ft Area: 34 x 40 ft Area: 34 x 40 ft

These Classrooms are sufficient for the current studying strength of students (i.e. around 40 per year); which are comfortably accommodating the theory classes and seminars.

Information on Classrooms for PG programme

The classroom is well furnace with ergonomic duel desk with interactive board, audio visual and internet facility. The same classroom is used for examination purpose. Two post graduate laboratories are equipped with state of art equipments for PG research.

Facility Number Space (ft.) Capacity
Classrooms 01 46 X 34 40 Students

Information on Laboratories for UG programme

The college has three department viz., Plant Biotechnology, Microbial and Environmental Biotechnology and Animal Biotechnology with well equipped laboratories. Moreover, the separate instrument cell and Bioinformatics sectional laboratory facilities are available for conducting practical classes of the UG students. The departmental laboratories are equipped with most of the sophisticated instruments which enables to conduct student research work, routine practicals and to execute research mandate of externally funded projects sanctioned by DBT, DST and SERB funding agencies at this college. All the laboratories have 24x7 dedicated Internet connectivity.

Details of Laboratory Facilities:

Sr. No. Name of Laboratory Space Capacity (No. of students) Utility
1 Plant Biotechnology Laboratory 14 X 8 M 50 Utilized for conducting UG practicals and Hands on Training programme
2 Microbial and Environmental Biotechnology Laboratory 14 X 8 M 50
3 Animal Biotechnology Laboratory 14 X 8 M 50
4 Bioinformatics Laboratory 14 X 8 M 50
Central Instrumentation Facility
1 CIF 7 X 5 M 25 Utilized for conducting UG practicals
Other Facilities
1 Greenhouse/Shadenet House (2) - - Utilized for conducting UG practicals
2 Transgenic greenhouse (2) - -
3 Polyhouse (4) - -

Name of the Scholarship NTS scholarships JRF SRF Govt (GOI) MCAER (PG) GAT-B Scholarship
Male 2 02 03 22 - 01
Female 2 02 Nil 66 - 01
Total 4 04 03 88 - 02

Name of the library I/c Email Id Contact No
Dr. Vidya R Hinge [email protected] 7588611028

Library Collection:

No. of print books: 2525
No. of print Journals: 04
No. of thesis: 112