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Himalayan College of Agriculture Science & Technology

Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (HICAST) has been established with a mission of producing competent human resources able to catalyze the overall process of sustainable development, and in particular the process of agricultural development as well as the promotion of agro-based industries and marketing. HICAST is a service-oriented non-profit making academic institution.

Established in: 2008

Location & Contact

Phone: 01-4273341
Location: kalankiKathmandu

Type of College:

Affiliated to

Purbanchal University

Estd:1993 Students:8000 Constituent Campus:4 Affiliated Campus: 103

Available Courses

Course Duration Fee (Rs) Seats Scholarships
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
4 Year(s) (not set) (not set)
The aim of Bachelor of Science in Agriculture program is to train academically competent and practical oriented professional agriculturists. The B. Sc. Agriculture program is an eight semester (four-year) course after I. Sc. (Basic Science) or I. Sc. (Agriculture). In the first three years most of the courses are from basic core agricultural disciplines. In the fourth year, elective courses are offered to provide the students an opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills in the areas of their interest. Field practical’s, project works and study visits are part of the academic curriculum. The students must fulfill four years of residential learning to complete the requirements of B. Sc. Ag. curriculum
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Merit based: 0
Quota: 0
Rural: 0
Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry
5 Year(s) (not set) (not set)
Veterinary Doctors are closely associated with different livestock production related problems , which are beyond the knowledge and skill of our farmers .The livestock production system both in the rural and commercial sectors cannot be productive and effective without veterinary Support.

Knowledge -based production and health management support can make the enterprise successful. Production of clean and hygienic livestock product is essential for general health and nutrition of the population .Prevention of zoonotic diseases if another important field related with public health and eventually make the saying "Healthy Animal , Healthy Man , And Healthy Nation" a reality .Indeed , this is the ultimate goal of the nation . Go to education page
Merit based: 0
Quota: 0
Rural: 0