Sharadchandraji Pawar College of Agriculture, Ratnagiri
Sharadchandraji Pawar College of Agriculture, Ratnagiri is constituent institute of Sahyadri Shikshan Sanstha Sawarde which is founded in year 2006. The institution is approved by the ICAR and affiliated to Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth, Dapoli. Institution has established an Agricultural division at Kharawate-Dahiwali, 6 km away from sawarde in Chiplun Taluka.
The campus of the college holds 300 acres of land with ample irrigation facility. In this much area of the campus, some part is used for the plantation techniques which is employed for students. The institute is running 35 secondary schools, 6 Jr. Colleges and 15 colleges for other degree programmes which provide professional education to the rural youth. It has four colleges which are located in the same building.
The institution provides various facilities in their campus. The institution has well-qualified dynamic and dedicated teaching faculty. It has Well-furnished college building with sufficient lecture halls and audio-visual aids, well equipped laboratories, separate hostel facility for boys and girls students, separate gymnasium for boys and girls, play ground for different sports activities, well-furnished library with Text books reference books, periodicals and newspapers, etc.
Sharadchandraji Pawar College of Agriculture offers four year degree programme in the field of Agricultural. The maximum intake capacity for the course is 120 (including management quota 24%). Students having passed 12th standard (Science) examination or an equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English, are eligible for admissions. The course offered by the college is:
- B.Sc Agriculture
The institution has an active training & placement cell for job recruitment of students at all campus. Industrial and institutional visits and training’s are also offered by the institution. Special coaching classes are also provided by the institution for MPSC/UPSC and invited special guest lecturers. Scholarships are offered as per Government norms for notified reserved category candidates.