College of Agricultural Biotechnology, Loni takes biotechnology beyond the classrooms to the farming fields for perfect theory-practical synergy.

About Us

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.

Based on an eco-friendly, smoke-free campus with pleasant and pollution-free ambience, the college comes with an ultra modern, well-secured girls hostel. A well-furnished college building with LCD lecture halls, dynamic faculty, and well-equipped laboratories make learning an experience to remember.

An agriculture farm provides an avenue for practical and skill development. Moreover, the institute collaborates with IIT, Mumbai for NPTEL e-learning and ICAR - National Research Centre on Pomegranate, Solapur for a six month research project for final year students.

Earn and Learn Scheme helps economically weak students and the institute also helps students obtain education loans from nationalized banks. The Teacher Guardian program takes guidance beyond academics to provide the correct direction to students while the National Service Scheme (NSS) promotes national integration.


  • College Building according to norms in picturesque surroundings.
  • Highly Qualified and Experienced Staff and renowned Visiting Staff.
  • Study Tours, Seminars and Workshops.
  • LCD Screen, Slide & Transparency Projector.
  • Separate Hostels for Boys and Girls with amenities such as Solar Water Heater, Reading Room, and Emergency Lighting system.
  • Educational Bank Loans Assistance.

Our Vision

To enable prosperity by delivering a broad range of education on Agriculture and Allied subjects with a commitment to excellence in teaching, learning, and research which responds to regional, national, and international needs.

Our Mission

To provide high class, urban standard teaching and learning environment to Students and Teachers in rural areas with a view to empower them through Agricultural Education.

Our Goal

  • To uplift rural masses through Agricultural Education.
  • To achieve academic excellence.
  • To promote education for women.
  • To impart value based education.
  • To provide education for socio-economic change.
  • To deliver education to poor and needy students.

Student Co-curricular Achievements

Vikramsinh Vilas Pasale
AGRI SUMMIT-2019 (Poster Presented on Smart Farming in Chitram Competition) First Prize, August 2019.
Symbiosis International Institute of Business, Pune

Saurabh Kedar and Pattipati Zhansi
Antibiotic sensitivity against Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. Citri by using Hi media
First Prize, Jan 2018
College of Art Science and Commerce, Satral

Shraddha Borse
Global Warming
First Prize, Feb 2018
SRTMU, Nanded

Mrunali Jagtap and Shubham Rakh
Utilization of unconventional feed blocks in livestock diet.
Second Prize, Jan 2019,
MPKV, Rahuri

Saurabh Kedar and Pattipati Zhansi
Isolation and identification of Pectinase producing microbial strains from rotting fruits and soil
Second Prize, Oct 2018,
Aditya Agricultural Education Group,Beed

Saurabh Kedar
Isolation and Identification of Pectinase producing microbial strains from rotting soil
Second Prize,Feb 2019
Dr. MPS Group of Institutions, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University, Khandari Campus, Agra, New Delhi

Saurabh Kedar
Awarded by “Krishithon Excellent Agri Student Award-2019”
Krishithon-International Agriculture Trade Fair & Conference, Nashik

Student Academic Achievements

Sushil Changan
National, 6th Rank, May 2012
ICAR, Delhi

Suresh Antre
State, 1st Rank, April 2015

Swapnil Nalge
State, 4th Rank, May 2013,

Onkar Sathe
State, 4th Rank, May 2018,

Student Sports Achievements

Shital Jorvekar
All India Inter Agri. University,
Silver Medal, Jan 2016
Agriculture University, Coimbotore

Sachin Sansare
Intercollegiate Basketball,
Bronze medal and Selected in University Team,
Aug 2016
Agriculture College, Talsande, Kolhapur

Pratik Chaudhari
Intercollegiate Table Tennis, Bronze medal and Selected in University Team, July 2018,
Agriculture College, Shahada

Shubham Hande
Intercollegiate Table Tennis, Bronze medal and Selected in University Team, July 2018,
Agriculture College, Shahada

Shrushti Thorve
All India Inter Agri. University, Fourth Place,
Jan 2019
Agriculture University, Ludhiana University