School of Agriculture and Forestry

The School of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries provides an atmosphere not only for healthy academic activities but also for all-round growth and development of student's personality.

The school has followed the system of education that provides a great deal of openness, transparency, flexibility and possibility for growth through the involvement of the students at each step of knowledge building process.

The Major objectives of the School of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries are:

  • To meet the Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries manpower need for social, professional and economic development through teaching, research & practical training.
  • To promote learning in an environment conducive to free thinking and innovation to cultivate the skills, attitudes and habits of Life-long learning.
  • To cater the need for knowledge workers in our rural society and focus on lifetime employability rather than lifetime employment

In order to make a positive difference to education and employment, Shri Subhash Chandra, Chairman, Essel Group of Industries and Zee Telefilms had brought together in 1995 a group of committed anthropologists, sociologists, economists and development communications professionals to set up TALEEM Research Foundation in Ahmedabad. One of the mandates of Taleem Research Foundation was to set up the Himgiri Zee University.