About SVAC

 

1. 1961- The College Was established on 21st October 1961 and introduced B.Sc(Ag)­IV year degree course with an in tuke of 80 students.

 

2. 1964- S.V.Agricultural College was transferred to A.P Agricultural University which, was previously affiliated to S.V.University.

 

3. 1964- The Hostel for Boys was opened.

 

4. 1968- Introduced two year M.Sc(Ag) in ten major disciplines in a phased way.
Horticulture (1968), Agronomy and Plant Pathology (1970), Extension Education (1976), Genetics and Plant Breeding (1982),Entomology (1982), Economics (1984), Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry (1984) and Plant Physiology (1986).

 

5. 1974- Campus health centre was inaugurated by Dr.DJagannadha Reddy, vice-Chancellor, S.V.University.

 

6. 1980- Rural Agricultural Work Experience Programme RAWEP was introduced.

 

7. 1982- Hostel for girls was opened.

 

8. 1982- Regional Library was inaugurated

 

9. 1986- Mini- Computer centre was installed at the college.

 

10. 1986- Spotts pavilion was inaugurated.

 

11. 2000- Millennium Guest Lectures were initiated

 

12. 2002- II Floor ofn1ain building was opened.

 

13. 2006- Open air auditorium was reconstructed.