Faculty of Agricultural Science & Technology

Mohd. Haris Siddiqui
Dr.(Er.) Mohd. Haris Siddiqui
          (Director IIAST)
(Ext. No.) 3012

Keeping in Mind the opening of Agricultural Universities in India on the pattern of Land Grant Colleges in U.S.A., greater emphasis was naturally placed in augumenting teaching, research and extension activities in the field of agriculture.There was thus felt a need by our Hon'ble Vice Chancellor Prof. S. W. Akhtar for starting Integral Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology (IIAST),so that apart from teaching,it could also meet the research and extension needs of the area comprising of state of Uttar Pradesh in particular.

To Develop human resources and to generate appropriate,efficient & effective technology for sustainable growth in agriculture and allied fields ensuing enhanced food & nutrition security,income generation and environmental safety.