The department of Dairy Science which was functioning as an independent department since the establishment of Veterinary Faculty has been redesignated as Livestock Products Technology in the year 2002.
This department is actively engaged in teaching different courses under semester system at undergraduate level. With the implementation of VCI programme at undergraduate level form the academic year 1995-96.
In addition to undergraduate, full-fledged postgraduate programme leading to M.V.Sc. (Dairy Science) was started in the year 1984. Every year three students are admitted for M.V.Sc. So far 63 students has completed their M.V.Sc. degree and another three students are on the verge of their completion. 01 student have completed his Ph.D in 2007 (By research In-service).
Along with major courses the department also offers minor courses to the students from other disciplines as per their M.V.Sc. programme.
Dr. SANJAYKUMAR VITTHAL LONDHE M.V.Sc. Assistant professor
Dr.DR. ANITA MAROTI CHAPPALWAR
M.V.Sc. Assistant professor
Dr.SANDEEP NARAYAN RINDHE
M.V.Sc., NET Assistant professor
Awarded “Dr. B.V. Rao Research Grants 2008” to Dr S. N. Rindhe for completion of M.V.Sc. research during the year 2007-08.
Best research paper award “(1st prize) to Dr. S. N. Rindhe during XVI Annual Conference of Indian Association for Advancement of Veterinary research (IAAVR), held at Mumbai on 20 & 21st Feb, 2009.
Awarded “Dr. B.V. Rao Research Grants 2009” to Dr Subhash Kumar for completion of M.V.Sc. research during the year 2008-09.
Awarded “Dr. B.V. Rao Research Grants 2010” to Dr A.P.Tidke for completion of M.V.Sc. research during the year 2009-10.
Best research paper award (1st prize) to Dr. J. N. Swami during XVI I Annual Conference of Indian Association for Advancement of Veterinary research (IAAVR), held at Jabalpur on 11 & 12th Mar., 2010.
Awarded “Bharatratna Dr Radhakrishnan Gold Medal Award” to Dr S. V. Londhe for his excellence in respective field on the occasion of 46th National Unity Conference on 5th Sept. 2017, at Chennai.
Awarded “Young Scientist Award to Dr S.N. Rindhe in International Conference on Recent Trends in Agriculture, Environmental and Bioscience -2017 (ICAEBS), 27-29 April, 2017, Chandigarh
Teaching: Development of departmental library
Presentation of video-clips during practical
Research: Transfer of technology from Lab. to society/halwai’s/Women SHG
Collaboration with industry and external funding agencies for undertaking research projects
: Development of training and demonstration Laboratory.
Organization of trainings for women SHG, halwai’s etc.
¬ Extension of consultancy services by the faculty members for the benefit of the industrialists and entrepreneurs to solve technical problems faced by them.