Faculty of Horticulture


Prof. Nazeer Ahmad

Worthy Dean

(Hon'ble Vice Chancellor)

Faculty of Horticulture


From Deans Desk 

The Faculty of Horticulture is a premier reserach and academic center of the SKUAST-K, Shalimar. The Faculty is located at the pictersque foothills of the Zabarwan Mountains, Shalimar, Srinagar. The Faculty provides the best facilities and environment for undertaking the research as well as academic activities and has carved a niche in the scientific community throughout the country and across the globe.

The Faculty comprises of state-of-art academic block, laboratories, a vast trial field and also has modern auditorium hall with seating capacity of 700 for conducting seminar/ symposia. The Faculty also has eight conference/meeting halls, etc.

Besides, the Faculty has a well furnished guest houses and farmers hostel as well. For providing medical assistance to the students and the staff, the Faculty has functional dispensary with permanent medical residents and other paramedical staff with ambulance facility. In addition to this, the Faculty has the services of Post Office, full-fledged Bank, ATM and residential quarters for the staff.