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Teaching Activities of Faculty of Forestry

Degree ProgrammeOpen MeritPaymentTotal
i. B.Sc. Forestry (4 years)140216
ii. M.Sc. Forestry (2 years)  060107
iii. Ph.D. Forestry (3 years)040105
  • University funded RCM projects
  • All India Coordinated Research Project on Agroforestry (AICRP-AF)
  • NOVOD Board funded projects on wild Apricot
  • Establishment of Botanical Garden
  • Vegetation Carbon Pool Assessment
  • Transfer of Technology to the State Forest Departments, NGOs, KVKs etc. for dissemination among stakeholders related to following aspects.
  • Production of quality plant materials of broad leaved tree species through vegetative propagation
  • Biomass production of willows through short rotation coppice forestry
  • Agroforestry models
  • Quality plant production of conifers
  • Production of cricket bat willow for cricket bat industries etc.   
  • Demonstration of nursery raising of tree species among unemployed youth, farmers, officials of various organizations for self-employment.
  • Organization of TV/ Radio Talks for extension and motivation of stakeholders to adopt the forestry innovations.
  • Arrangement of training programmes for farmers and trainers to promote forest based self-employment.
  • Provision of technical advisory services to the state forest department, soil conservation department, farmers and nursery growers for betterment and development of forestry in the valley.
  • Participation in Kisan Mela/ Ghosties/ Farmers Field Visits etc. for creation of forestry awareness among the stakeholders.

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