The College is ideally located on the Umroi (Shillong- Guwahati by-pass) road (NH) at Umiam (Barapani) in Ri-Bhoi district of Meghalaya about 13 km from the Umroi (Shillong) airport. Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya is about 20km away. Regular bus and taxi facilities are available throughout the day from Guwahati and Shillong. Its location near the ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Botanical Survey of India, National Bureau of Plant Genetics Resources and the North East Space Application Centre gives an additional advantage to the students and the staff. The rich bio-diversity and the excellent ambience of the region make the place an ideal study centre. The mesmerizing landscape and the nearby Umiam lake add to the charm of the idyllic environment.
To impart higher education in different branches of Agriculture.
To foster the advancement of learning and prosecution of research in Agriculture.
To undertake such other activities as may deem fit from time to time to uplift the socio-economic status of farmers in the North Eastern Region.
To achieve excellence in teaching, research and extension education in the field of Agriculture.