About CHF Pasighat
College of Horticulture & Forestry, a constituent College of the Central Agricultural University, Imphal, Manipur, was established on 7th March 2001 at Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh on the bank of beautiful river Siang.
- To impart education in different branches of Horticulture and Forestry and allied Sciences
- To carry out research for promotion of Horticulture and Forestry and
- To undertake different extension programmes that help in the transfer of technologies generated to the end-users.
The College campus has an area of 58 hectares which was developed as Research farm, Instructional cum demonstration Units, KVK East Siang Institutional Farm and other experimental farms. The College has achieved remarkable progress and achieved recognition from National Organizations in teaching, research and extension programmes since its inception. At present, the College has 11 departments to support academic, research and extension activities. The academic programmes are undergraduate degree in Horticulture and Forestry (B. Sc Hort. and B.Sc Forestry), Agriculture (B.Sc Agril.), post-graduate degree in Horticulture (M.Sc Horticulture in Fruit Science and Vegetable Science), Forestry (M.Sc. Forestry) and Ph.D (Fruit Science & Vegetable Science) programme. The curriculum and syllabi of all degree programmes are updated, and implemented as per the ICAR-Vth Deans’ Committee recommendation.
The College also has ATIC and KVK to facilitate the transmission of latest technologies in field of Agriculture and allied disciplines to the farming community.