Campuses >> Lamjung Campus
Another branch of IAAS is Lamjung Campus
situated at Sundar Bazar in Lamjung District. It is 28 Km away from
Dumre, a place 114 Km from Kathmandu on Prithvirajmarg. It represents
another ecological region of the country where students come to widen
their intellectual horizon in agriculture tipical of mid hill region of
Nepal. The campus is fortified with physical and trained human resources
to provide standard agricultural education in this region. The whole
academic environment of the campus suits the needs of the students as
well as researchers in hill agriculture production system. Students are
attracted from every part of the country to purse their higher studies
in the field of agriculture.
First two years Bachelor of Science in
agriculture B.Sc.Ag. The academic program of Instruction at Lamjung
campus has been organized into 3 instructional Departments.
1. Plant Science
2. Animal Science
3. Social Science
The Campus has a modest library with
thousands of text and reference books, journals and other reading
materials. The library has become a book for students and faculty
members who extend the frontiers of their mental horizon not only in the
field of agriculture but other disciplines as well.
undergraduate students 25% of the student gets scholarship of Rs. 200
per month up to maximum of 10 months.
Laboratory facilities are moderately
equipped for experimentation and courses works.
Farms are well laid out and of moderate
size for course related practical works and research.. The agronomy
farm occupies 3 ha, Horticulture farm 2.25 ha while livestock farm has
only 0.5 ha. In spite of the small areas of these farms, these farms
serve the purposes of studentsí field practical works and production to
a limited extent.
There are separate hostels for boys and
girls with accommodation capacity of 64 and 32 respectively. These
hostels are situated within the premises of the campus and are
Dr. Yam Bahadur Gurung