Affiliated to TamilNadu Agricultural University ( Affiliation No.E1/A.E.R.I/02711/2016 )
Shoolagiri to Berigai Road, Athimugam Village, Krishnagiri District 635105.
பூச்சாம்பும் புலத்தாங்கட் (10)
The system of agricultural learning now become inevitable to work out new agricultural policy to develop new technologies. In this regard, we need to meet the requirement of agricultural graduates to keep pace with national development programmes. With this concern, the Adhiyamaan College of Agriculture and Research (ACAR), Athimugam, Shoolagiri, Krishnagiri (recognized and affiliated to Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore – 3.) was started in the year 2016 to produce quality farm graduates and now it is one of the best colleges that inculcate knowledge through teaching, research and outreach activities.
Our achievements of above goal becomes easy as our ACAR is blessed with modernized infrastructural facilities with state of art laboratories, classrooms and well-established farm labs. A well-established crop cafeteria is maintained, which is specially meant for the students to practice farming by their own. In addition, we have Animal Husbandry unit which includes chicks, cows, goats, pigs and fish besides fodder cultivation.The ACAR library is equipped with latest books of different fields, latest Journals and Periodicals, Internet facilities which is highly conducive to learning is also established. The ACAR strength lies in a team of highly qualified, experienced and dedicated teaching and non-teaching faculty.
Agricultural education envisages crop biodiversity, sciences of crop cultivation, technology of plant and animal production, natural resources management with eco-friendly approaches to preserve environment and agri-business. “Learning by Doing” and “Seeing is Believing” are the basic mantra of learning in ACAR. Further, we infuse entrepreneurship attitude to the undergraduate students. A holistic development of student is the central core of learning programme in ACAR. The outreach programmes include crop cultivation camps in the rural areas for serving the poor and weaker sections of the society, besides, Front Line Demonstrations, Method and Result Demonstration and awareness programmes on various production technologies. The students love the academic ambience at ACAR and achieve their goal at ease.
I hope that all the student aspirants will feel the conducive academic ambience at ACAR the best, for the proud chooser of ACAR.