College of Agricultural Biotechnology, Loni was set up in 2003 as the first unaided institute of its kind. It is affiliated to Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth (MPKV), Rahuri. The College of Agriculture Business Management started functioning in 2011 and the College of Agriculture was established in 2012 as associate institutes.
Awards & Recognition
Institute of Excellence in Agricultural
Studies Ministry of Arts and Culture, Mauritius, 2017
Affiliated to MPKV, Rahuri
Course Approved by MCAER, Pune & ICAR, New Delhi).
78 placed in last 5 years
Students placed in 2018-19:
- Ajay Ujagare - Earth Care Equipments Pvt. Ltd. Pune
- Vidya Vardhini - Summar Research Fellow with National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI)
- Prabhat Dairy Ltd
- Hicare Services Pvt. Ltd.
- Nath Seeds Pvt. Ltd.
- ICICI Bank
- Bharat Vikas Group (BVG )
- Ashwamedh Agro Chemicals
- Lyfresh Pvt Ltd.
- HDFC Bank
- 2247 books
- Koha Software
- 5 Peer Reviewed Journals
- 12 Newspapers and Magazines in English and Marathi
- WiFi Network
- Special Features:
- Plant Tissue Culture Lab
- DNA fingerprinting lab
- Special Equipment:
- Atomic Absorption and UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
- Thermal Cycler Machine
- Nano-drop and Gel Documentation
- Deep Freezer and Plant Tissue Culture Workstation
- Ultrasonicator and Electroporator
Hostel accommodation is available to all girl students and more than 600 boys in the campus. It is well equipped with all modern amenities like solar water heater,STD booth, reading room, cyber café, emergency lighting system (Generators).
Being a fully residential institute, modern gym, indoor, outdoor sports facilities are provided within the campus. The institute has excellent playgrounds for Cricket, Football, Basketball etc. It also has indoor games facilities like Badminton, Table-tennis, Carrom etc. The college sponsors university level competitions and encourages and motivates the students to participate in the events.
Vice Chancellor, MPKV, Rahuri,
“I am very happy to visit the great institution who is serving the society with many colleges in Agril.Biotech & Allied started by great visionary Sri. Padmashri Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil. I wish and congratulate all the members of this great education society.”
Dr. Prashant Naikwadi
Chairman, Residue Free Organic Mission India Federation, Pune.
“Pravara education institute is very Prestigious in our nation. They always conduct social approaches programmes through various activities.”
Mr. Ravindra Patil
Manager, TATA Rallies India Ltd., Pune.
“Delighted after seeing such a great education campus in rural area.”