Bihar State is endowed with gracious natural gift of soil and water resources as
well as climatic amplitudes having vast potential of Agricultural production of
The area of operation of this Agricultural University will comprise of 25 districts
of Bihar namely Araria, Arwal, Aurangabad, Banka, Bhabhua, Bhagalpur, Bhojpur, Buxar,
Gaya, Jamui, Jehanabad, Katihar, Kishanganj, Khagaria, Lakhisarai, Madhepura, Munger,
Nalanda, Nawada, Patna, Purnia, Rohtas, Saharsa, Sheikhpura, Khagaria and Supaul
districts to cater the specific needs of these potential grain bowl of the State.
The headquarter of this university would be located at present Bihar Agricultural
College, Sabour Campus, the oldest and premier Agricultural College of the State,
engaged in imparting education, conducting researches on farmers problems and transfer
of technology under its extension mandate.