||Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences
University (KVASU) has gone online from 3rd February 2011.
Hon’ble Union Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Public
Distribution System Prof. K.V.Thomas officially launched the
website in a function held at Hotel Mascot, Thiruvananthapuram.
Sri. C. Divakaran Minister for Food, Civil Supplies, Animal
Husbandry and Dairying presided over the function. Sri. Subrato
Biswas, IAS Secretary, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government
of Kerala and Dr. B.Ashok, Vice Chancellor, Kerala Veterinary
and Animal Sciences University have also graced the occasion.
About the website
Website of Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University -
www.kvasu.ac.in – is very unique with regard to its content and
management. Website clearly depicts University’s motto “ideas in
action.” Emphasis is given to thrust areas like Academics,
Research, Entrepreneurship, Clinical services, Research
initiatives, News, Forthcoming events and Extension in
Veterinary & Animal Sciences and Dairy Science & Technology.
Taking into account the growing importance of market led
extension approach as envisaged in the National Agricultural
Policy, KVASU has included research highlights pertaining to
sustainable livestock production in the website. Separate links
has been assigned to different agencies working for livestock
production, funding agencies, educational and career based
About the University
Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Pookot,
Wayanad is the youngest Veterinary University in the world.
Government of Kerala has established the university to give a
better focus to education, research, entrepreneurship and
extension in the field livestock production. Considering the
research and career potential, university is planning to start
various new generation courses in different aspects of animal
and biological sciences. Moreover, the University is planning to
explore research collaborations with other research institutions
within the country and abroad and is interested in seeking
endowments and fellowships from different academic agencies.
Dr. C. B Manomohan, Registrar, KVASU.