Established in 2010, Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Bikaner (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Rajasthan. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences is a coeducational higher education institution. Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including as well as administrative services.
Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (RAJUVAS), Bikaner established in 2010, is a newly constituted body established under section (3) of section 1 by Government of Rajasthan. The RAJUVAS, Bikaner is to look after the work of teaching, research and extension in the fields of veterinary and animal science, dairying, fisheries and allied sciences in the state of Rajasthan. The University is offering a 5 years Bachelors degree of the B.V.Sc. & A.H., two years Masters Degree, M.V.Sc. in 16 subjects, and 3 years Doctoral degree.
The prime vision of the University is to make available appropriately trained human resource, generate suitable technologies and transfer new technical knowledge to stakeholders for the purpose of enhancing income of farmers and landless livestock owners through animal husbandry in Rajasthan. The University is having 3 constituent colleges i.e. at Bikaner, Navania-Vallabhnagar (Udaipur district) and PGIVER, Jaipur. There are 7 private veterinary colleges affiliated to RAJUVAS.
The Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (RAJUVAS), Bikaner is a newly constituted body established under sub section (3) of section 1 of the Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Act, 2010 consequent to carving out of units pertaining to veterinary & animal sciences from Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner and Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology, Udaipur. The University came in to existence on 13th day of May, 2010 with His Excellency the Governor of Rajasthan as the Chancellor of the University. Professor A.K. Gahlot was appointed as first Vice Chancellor of the University.
Campus of Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences –
The University is located in heritage and palatial buildings of erstwhile Ganga Avenue housing the College of Veterinary and Animal Science, Bikaner and its precincts, spreading over 200 acres of land.
Facilities at Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences –
- Computer Centre
- Student Union
- Sports & Games
- Healthcare Centre
Placement Cell at Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences –
The Placement Cell is functioning at RAJUVAS to provide the best possible career option, personality development, creating scope for improving skills and other human resource development activities to the aspiring graduates, to collect information about job opportunity prospects for students both within/outside the state and also abroad and to collect information about opportunities available with in India and outside for higher studies.
The cell regularly arranges for motivational programmes, externship programmes etc., besides conducting both on-campus and off-campus recruitment interviews for the benefit of the aspiring graduates. The cell also organizes soft skill development programmes for the personality development of graduates.