About Us


The Institute is a constituent unit of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, which is a Society registered under the Societies Registration Act (Act XXI of 1860). The Director is the Principal Executive Officer of the Institute. The Dean/ Joint Director (Academic) is responsible for the overall supervision of the programs of post-graduate education and training at the Institute.

The Institute has four main bodies which are responsible for broad policy matters and decision making in regard to overall management, research, post-graduate education, and training and extension education. They are :