The Punjab Agricultural University was established in 1962 to serve the state of erstwhile Punjab. On trifurcation of Punjab in November 1966, Haryana Agricultural University was carved out of PAU by an Act of Parliament in February 1970. Later, in July 1970, Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidalya was established. In 2006 the College of Veterinary Science was upgraded to become Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Science University (GADVASU) at Ludhiana. The Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) is located in Ludhiana city (Punjab State) in north-west India
Excellence in teaching, research and extension. Developing quality manpower. Undertaking basic, applied and adaptive research. Improving socio-economic conditions of the farming community through cost-effective technologies. Developing effective mechanism to transfer knowledge and technology to farmers and agricultural organizations through extension services Developing & promoting appropriate technologies for supporting agro-based industries & generating self-employment opportunities for the youth. Seeking appropriate solutions to emerging problems & challenges.
Vice ChancellorBaldev Singh Dhillon
AddressLudhiana - 141 004. , Punjab
Phone Numbers91-161- 2401960-79
Fax Numbers91-161- 2400945